Michael Roberts

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What Wright Hath Wrought

Frank Lloyd Wright’s radical designs.<p>There are many ways of approaching the new Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and perhaps the best is the roundabout route that has been opened up by the timely appearance of Frank Lloyd Wright’s “Drawings for a Living Architecture” in a monumental volume published …

Architecture

Home Library Architecture: 63 Smart & Creative Bookcase Designs

Sharing your shelf is, in a way, sharing yourself. Every element - from the titles you choose to the way you organize them - says something about …

Adam Scott

Inside The World's Most Beautiful Libraries

You won't view your library card the same way.<p>When it comes to architecture, the interior of a library might not be the first thing that comes to mind. However, with the release of Florence-based photographer Massimo Listri's new book, <i>The World's Most Beautiful Libraries</i> (to be released on August …

Libraries

Portfolios Of Funds That Do Well In A Bear Market

In this article, I analyze four Model Portfolios, one for each of the corrections that began in 2000, 2007, 2011, and 2015, and compare them to the …

Investing

Tip: Screw JAMA and Their Fish Oil Report

Every once in a while, someone says that fish oil doesn't work and the whole world gets suckered in. Here's where they get it all wrong.<p>Here We Go …

Nutrition

Cool Kitchen Backsplashes to Whet Your Appetite

The basic function of kitchen backsplashes is to prevent water, food and other types of liquids and solids from damaging the wall behind your kitchen …

Kitchens

The gym's 3 most underrated exercises, according to Personal Trainers

<b>Three exercises that might bring your fitness routine—and body—to the next level.</b><p>The good thing about exercise is that there are, literally, an …

Workouts

Jeff Bezos and Steve Jobs Didn't Need to Be Right--and You Don't Either. Here's Why | Inc.com

For leaders, an excess of self-confidence is something of an occupational hazard. Of course, we all prefer to be right about the decisions and judgments we make. But, any leader who feels the need to be right all the time is making a grave mistake.<p>What we as leaders really need to do is to create a …

Leadership

Are Potatoes Good for You?

They’ve been maligned in nutrition circles for decades, with links to obesity, type 2 diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. But they’re also highly …

Nutrition

What Went Wrong With IBM’s Watson

What if artificial intelligence can’t cure cancer after all? That’s the message of a big Wall Street Journal post-mortem on Watson, the IBM project …

Market Capitalization

These Are the 6 Hardest Vitamins to Get Enough of—Here’s How to Do It

Even if you go out of your way to eat a balanced diet, there may be some important vitamins and minerals that are slipping through the cracks—and …

Nutrition

Top 10 cars of Enzo Ferrari

As big an icon as the brand he founded, the legendary Enzo Ferrari has overseen some of the greatest road and racing cars in history. Here are our …

Enzo Ferrari

The pros and cons of intermittent fasting

A registered dietitian's take on one of the most talked about weight loss trends.<p>For most people, the word fasting brings up the notion of prolonged periods without food or maybe even drink. Some people fast periodically for religious reasons or medical necessity (say, before a procedure). But a …

Holistic Medicine

11 Common Plants You Should Never (Ever!) Bring Home from the Nursery Again

Avoid these invasive, disease-prone, foul-smelling, and just plain tacky plants.<p>Taking a trip to the plant nursery is all about preparation. Arriving …

grumpy

The 2 Most Common Job Interview Questions You'll Ever Hear (And 2 Uncommon Ways to Answer Them)

You've heard them a million times, and they do matter.<p>Chances are you've probably been asked these interview questions so often, it might elicit an eye-roll (hopefully not in front of your interviewer).<p>Questions like:<p>"Tell my about yourself."<br>• "Where do you see yourself in three years? Five years? …

Employment

Dramatic find by RM Sotheby’s boosts value of Ferrari race car

As if offering the “world’s most-valuable car to ever come to auction” 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO was not enough, RM Sotheby’s will have at its Monterey …

Sports Cars

3 Stocks That Are Absurdly Cheap Right Now

Bargain hunting? Check out these top cheap stocks right away.<p>Some of the biggest opportunities in the stock markets arise when shares of …

Investing

‘Peak Car’ and the End of an Industry

For years, Martin Bruesch was the bread and butter of the German auto industry. He routinely used his 211-horsepower Audi A4 station wagon for the …

Carsharing

Awesome Staircase Designs With Unique And Unforgettable Features

In case you didn’t already know it, the staircase can be an awesome interior design feature and an amazing focal point for homes, offices, …

Architecture

The Secret About Resumes No Recruiter Will Tell You

There are thousands of books and millions of websites about writing great resumes but none of them reveal this all-important secret.<p>For decades, job seekers have been told the importance of having a great resume. Rules and guidelines abound. Your resume should be no longer than one page, …

Employment

An Experts Guide on Muscle Building Diets

<b>Stacking on a few extra kilos of lean muscle bulk is one of the best ways to take your look to the next level.</b> Not only does it create a broader …

Exercise

10 Best Chest Exercises For Building Muscle : Bodybuilding

Have you ever wondered what the absolute best muscle-building movements for your chest are? Wonder no more! Here are our top 10 pec-building picks.<p>There are dozens of exercises you can do on chest day. In fact, the Bodybuilding.com Exercise Database lists at least 84, but you probably don't want to …

Workouts

How to find and delete where Google knows you've been

Even if "Location History" is off on your phone, Google often still stores your precise location .<p>Here are some things you can do to delete those markers and keep your location as private as possible. But there's no panacea, because simply connecting to the internet on any device flags an IP …

Maps

A Look at My Investing Strategies

I often write about stocks that look good and conclude with, "Buy some shares, sell some puts or consider doing both."<p>Many subscribers have asked for …

Investing

These Are the Next 5 Money-Making Classic Cars

The future of classics.<p>The experts at ClassicCars.com have picked five 2018 cars that meet their expectations to become the next classics. So what …

Classic Cars

What's The Best Workout To Help You Wake Up In The Morning? The Scientific 7-Minute Workout Can Give You A Surprising Boost

If mornings aren't your jam, and you hit snooze eleventy-million times before diving head first into a pot of dark roast, you probably don't have a …

Exercise

7 things you need to look for when buying a new computer

There are tons of lists online that suggest what computer you should buy, but there are so many great computers out there that any list is incomplete.<p>…

Computer Hardware

Jeff Bezos told Amazon execs to consider 3 questions before offering someone a job, and they're still spot-on 20 years later

Amazon is always looking to fill a ton of jobs.<p>But before you can land a corporate role with the online retail behemoth, you have to tick three particular boxes in the minds of the hiring managers and executives vetting you.<p>At least, that's the process CEO Jeff Bezos recommended to his team 20 …

Jeff Bezos

The 17 Best Road Bikes You Can Buy Right Now

Aug 9, 2018<p>Any bike on a road is a road bike, but this roundup will focus on light and swift drop bar, pavement oriented (but not pavement specific), bikes. They might be classified as road racing bikes or endurance bikes, but they’re are intended for the traditional road riding experience: …

Road Bikes

20 Minutes and Done: A Bodyweight Workout You Can Do Anywhere

Whether you're short on time or equipment, this bodyweight workout meets all of your needs. Fitness influencer and trainer Stefanie Williams posted a 20-minute sweat session on Instagram, featuring four moves that combine cardio and strength training and target the whole body. This set is great to …

Exercise