Michael Shannon

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May 16, 1966 Was a Great Day to Buy Records

I'm still pledging my time to Blonde on Blonde and Pet Sounds 50 years later.<p>Once upon a time, there were things called "records", which you played on "record players" and (eventually) on "stereos." To find "records," you could play on your "record player," you went down to a place called a "record …

Local Flavor: Hot Chicken in Nashville

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>“Hot chicken” is <b>Nashville</b>’s most famous dish. With two equally famous establishments in the city, <b>Prince’s Hot Chicken Shack</b> and <b>Hattie B’s</b>, residents love to argue who fries it best.<p>> Prince’s Hot Chicken Shack :<p><b>Origin:</b> In the 1930s, according to local legend, Thornton Prince …

Cannabis does not cause anxiety or depression, says study

Cannabis use apparently does not increase the risk of anxiety or depression, according to a new study.<p>Despite long being linked to problems in mental health, the drug may now have been dropped in the clear – with Columbia University finding no connection in a survey of 35,000 American adults.<p>In the …

Cannabis

Inside the Dog Psychology Center With Cesar Millan

When Yahoo TV visited Cesar Millan at his dog psychology center in Santa Clarita, California, he told us that the 43-acre site is “the most amazing …

Drinking Wine Before Bed Could Help You Lose Weight, Says Science

The best way to fight night cheese pounds? Night wine.<p>File this under <i>too good to be true</i>: Two recent studies suggest that drinking wine could help …

Jaguar reveals its fastest car ever

Jaguar will unveil its fastest car ever at the Geneva Motor Show in March. The Jaguar F-type SVR coupe will have a top speed of 200 miles per hour and will be able to accelerate from zero to 60 miles an hour in 3.5 seconds.<p>Jaguar has made one other car that was faster, but it was produced in …

Eggs Won’t Give You a Heart Attack, Says Study

According to new research, it's probably safe to stop ordering those all-whites omelets.<p>For decades, eggs suffered a bad reputation for being high in …

17 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Do What You Love

The older we get, the more we tend to become "realistic". After 20, 30, 40 or more years being told by society what you can and can’t do, what you …

Motivation

11 Life-Changing Books To Help You Build Better Habits

When you woke up this morning, what did you do first?Did you hop in the shower, check your email or grab a doughnut from the kitchen counter?Did you …

This grilled cauliflower recipe will actually make you forget about steak

There's no shortage of cauliflower dishes on Los Angeles restaurant menus. Perhaps you've had the cauliflower and raisins at Otium, or the porridge of cauliflower and millet at Odys & Penelope on La Brea Avenue. Or maybe you've had the cauliflower tacos at Colonia Tacos in Whittier.<p>But do you have …

Recipes

Banish those midlife blues – the secret to happiness starts with one small step

Feeling on the verge of a midlife crisis? The key to a happier you can be simple: switch off your mobile now and again, listen to music, head outdoors, or spend some time with friends.<p>Last week, a survey concluded that we are at our most miserable between the ages of 50 and 54 and that happiness …

Happiness

10 Mess-Free Recipes for Baked Wings

Skip the fryer.<p>Frying wings is fast, but using this traditional cooking method has its downsides. The biggest, of course, being the searing-hot, …

Cooking

Motorcyclist Breaks Record By Crossing the U.S. in Less Than 39 Hours

He crossed 2,829 miles in that time.<p>If you’re looking to maximize your vacation days, take a page out of Carl Reese’s book and ride your motorcycle …

Your Ultimate Guide to Cooking with Dried Beans

If words like “humble” and “homey” come to mind when you think about beans, this primer will change your tune. Whether tumbled with citrus, roasted with sausage, or stewed with all that is bright and green, these are winter’s stealth powerhouses.<p>If words like “humble” and “homey” come to mind when …

The best way to deal with stress, according to a 69-year-old monk who scientists say is the 'world's happiest man'

That's because he participated in part of a 12-year brain study on meditation and compassion led by University of Wisconsin neuroscientist Richard Davidson. And Davidson found his brain waves and activity to be off the happiness charts.<p>In 2008, Davidson had a group of expert meditators (including …

Meditation

16 Tips to improve battery life on your Android phone

There is one thing that plagues almost all smartphones today: poor battery life. Many phones still can't make it through a day without being plugged …

Curry and Cinnamon Chicken Recipe

You might be thinking -- curry and cinnamon together? And together with chicken?<p>Trust me, I was thinking the same thing until I tried it for myself.<p>This curry and cinnamon chicken recipe is so easy to make and it's very delicious.<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>- 3 chicken breasts<p>- 3 tbsp cinnamon<p>- 3 tbsp curry power<p>- …

Food

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5 Easy Ways to Meditate without Even Trying

If you don't have time to meditate, try one of these activities to get you in the zone.<p>There's no question that meditation is an amazingly effective way to calm our minds. Studies in recent years have shown the psychological and neurological changes it can bring about: Reductions in depression, …

Meditation for Beginners: 20 Practical Tips for Understanding the Mind

The most important habit I’ve formed in the last 10 years of forming habits is meditation. Hands down, bar none.<p>Meditation has helped me to form all …

Can't Sleep? Try Meditation

Throughout my years as a meditation teacher, I've encountered many students who come to meditation from a place of acute anxiety. Meditation, and mindfulness practices in general, are scientifically proven antidotes to anxiety and stress, as they are about focusing the mind on what is rather than …

Meditation

Campuses get creative in battling soaring student stress | The Star

Seneca College offers noise-blocking headphones — like the ones construction workers wear — to students with test anxiety while they write. It bought …