Michele Geye

359 Flips | 4 Magazines | 772 Likes | 12 Following | 14 Followers | @MicheleGeye | Keep up with Michele Geye on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Michele Geye”

Best Typography Photo Screen Print Poster images on Designspiration

Saved by Hayley Laban on Designspiration. Discover more Typography Photo Screen Print Poster inspiration.

Want To Be Happy? Science Says Strip Your Clothes Off

If you want a happy New Year, research suggests that you should make it a “nude” year. According to a study from the University of London, the key to a happy life starts with removing all of your itchy clothes. They determined that people who partake in nudist or naturalist behaviors tend to lead …

University of London

SNL's Tribute to Barack Obama Will Make You Cry All Over Again

Jan. 19 marked Barack Obama's last day as president and the cast of <b>Saturday Night Live</b> paid tribute by closing out this week's show with a beautiful rendition of "To Sir, With Love." The song was performed by Cecily Strong and Sasheer Zamata and was originally written for 1967's <b>To Sir, With Love</b>. …

Barack Obama

Aziz Ansari Addresses Casual White Supremacists in 'SNL' Monologue

"Beyoncé ain't movin', I ain't movin'."<p>This weekend has been nothing short of eventful. Despite literally 500,000+ citizen's disdain, Donald Trump was sworn in as President of the United States on Friday. Then on Saturday, those 500,000+ anti-Trump citizens took to the streets of D.C. (and …

Aziz Ansari

Janet Mock's speech at the Women's March is the most empowering and uplifting thing we've ever read

No matter how you feel about the election results, you seriously have to read Janet Mock’s speech at the Women’s March. Honestly, Janet Mock’s speech …

Ashley Judd read the "Nasty Women" poem at the Women's March and it will give you chills

There were a lot of powerful moments from the Women’s March on Saturday. One of these moments was Ashley Judd reading a powerful poem to the crowd at …

New year, new voices: four debut novels that should be on your 2017 reading list

Orlando Bird picks some superb debut novels, which flit from Sixties campus radicals to spoilt brats in Rio de Janeiro<p>New year, new fiction – and the biggest noises are coming from the other side of the Atlantic. No surprises there, you might think, with a weary shrug. (In 2016, they were over …

Democrats in the Wilderness

Inside a decimated party’s not-so-certain revival strategy.<p><b>Standing with some 30,000 people in front of</b> Independence Hall in Philadelphia the night before the election watching Hillary Clinton speak, exhausted aides were already worrying about what would come next. They expected her to win, of …

Government

The Conversation Placebo

In my daily work as a primary care internist, I see no letup from pain. Every single patient, it seems, has an aching shoulder or a bum knee or a painful back. “Our bodies evolved to live about 40 years,” I always explain, “and then be finished off by a mammoth or a microbe.” Thanks to a century of …

Health Care

Every book Barack Obama recommended during (and after) his presidency

Whether he was reading to kids at the White House, hitting up local bookstores on Black Friday, or giving recommendations to his daughters, former …

Books

The Women’s March on Washington has released its platform, and it is unapologetically progressive.

The Women’s March on Washington has released its official policy platform, a far-reaching four-page statement that takes clear stances on …

Feminism

Your Self-Consciousness Is Killing Your Creativity

<i>“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life, but define yourself.”―</i> <b>Harvey</b> …

8 books that will change your life in 2017

And if your New Year's resolution isn't to read more ... well, have we got some recommendations that will make you change your resolution.<p>The following eight books will help you stop worrying, stop being tired, and stop feeling overwhelmed — and start excelling in your field, embracing life's …

50,000-person genomics study reveals untapped medical potential

Christmas came early for geneticists this year.<p>Results from a momentous 50,726-person genomics study were released on Thursday, with some interesting …

Can Jonathan Safran Foer Make a Comeback?

Once the book world’s precocious new talent, Jonathan Safran Foer attempts to show the world he has grown up with his first novel in a decade.<p>Ninja Sushi is not where you would expect to find Jonathan Safran Foer—or his children. Foer is, after all, a very public vegetarian whose last original book …

The disturbingly accurate brain science that identifies potential criminals while they’re still toddlers

Scientists are able to use brain tests on three-year-olds to determine which children are more likely to grow up to become criminals. It sounds like <i>Minority Report</i> come to life: An uncomfortable idea presenting myriad ethical concerns. But, though unnerving, the research is nuanced and could …

The Brain

Professors at America's elite colleges pick one book every student should read in 2017

College professors dole out an incredible amount of required reading to their students.<p>But what if they could only choose one book?<p>When asked, …

Everything you need to know about gut health

The scientific evidence has never been stronger that the microbiome truly is a “second brain.” Your gut and mind are in constant communication, …

The Sport for Smart People? Running.

Running seems mindless enough: you lace up, stretch, warm up and go (or so I’ve heard, ahem). Some people look to it as a workout that gives you time …

We'll Never Give Up

Just five months ago we joined thousands of other people at the corner of Castro and Market to come together in the face of the massacre of 49 members of LGBT community at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando. We described it in the San Francisco Bay Times as "our worst nightmare as LGBTIQ people." Two …

24 Trump-Fighting Charities That Need Your Dollars

In the spirit of Giving Tuesday, here are some organizations that have committed to fighting Donald Trump’s repressive and regressive policies.<p><b>1.</b> …

This Agency Helped Design a Restaurant That Aims to Improve Brain Health

Health food stores and juice bars pop up all over the place these days, especially in bustling cities like New York. The newest spot, Honeybrains, …

The Brain

More fine fall fiction

"The Spy" by Paulo Coehlo (Knopf: 208 pp., $22)<p>Coelho, author of "The Alchemist," whose books have sold more than 200 million copies worldwide, has taken the Mata Hari story and fashioned it into a short dynamo of a novel. He starts with the outlines of Mata Hari's life — Dutch exotic dancer, …

This Fashion Designer Refuses to Dress Melania Trump

Designer Sophie Theallet asked designers not to dress incoming First Lady Melania Trump, WWD reports.<p>Theallet, who has dressed First Lady Michelle …

Donald Trump

What Should Feminists Make of Megyn Kelly?

In her new memoir, <i>Settle for More,</i> Megyn Kelly — Fox’s steely-eyed prime-time warrior — reiterates that she is not a feminist.<p>Then again, Megyn Kelly …

Top 10 Places to Explore When Visiting the UK for Your Next Holiday

Many times in my pursuit of searching for the best holidays abroad, I forget I live in the UK, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the …

White women, own up to it: You're the reason Hillary Clinton lost

I don't understand white women.<p>Fifty-three percent of you chose an indisputably unqualified man for a job over a woman who could run circles around him.<p>Isn't that the very thing you're always complaining about in the workplace?<p>Here, you had an opportunity to place a woman in the most coveted …