Nyalok Nhial

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I Hate Sharing My Food

Order your own food and keep your hands off of mine!<p>I love everything about going out to eat. I love being social, catching up with friends, and, of course, pretending like calories don't exist. (When I go out to eat, I tend to eat as much as I possibly can until I feel like I need to be rolled out …

This Genius Comic Perfectly Describes the Differences Between Being Latino and Hispanic

They're not actually interchangeable.<p>When it comes to identifying as Latino or Hispanic, labels can be tricky. People often use them interchangeably, along with the term "Spanish" (more on that one here), but the truth is, they mean different things.<p>Mexican-American cartoonist Terry Blas wrote on …

Eating Disorder Survivor Undresses in Public to Encourage Women to Love Their Bodies

What a brave move.<p>On Sunday, body-positivity advocate Jae West stripped down to her underwear in Piccadilly Circus, London, in a bid to encourage women to accept their bodies. West stood on the corner blindfolded and with her hands outstretched in front of a sign that read, "I'm standing for anyone …

This Beautiful Teen Isn't Ashamed of Her Unique Birthmarks

And she refuses to let the bullies win.<p>Having a birthmark is no big deal to most people, especially if they aren't particularly noticeable, but for one North Carolina teen, her birthmarks (hundreds of them, in fact!) are one of her most defining features. And while she's faced a lot of grief over …

13 Habits of Exceptionally Likable People

Likability is more teachable than you might think.<p>Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few--the good looking, the fiercely social, and the incredibly talented. It's easy to fall prey to this …