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People Like Billy Graham Are Why I Quit Christianity

I grew up in awe of Graham, just like every other Southerner I knew. But I no longer believe in elevating the feelings of white people bothered more by protest than injustice.<p>It was men like Billy Graham who convinced me to leave the church I attended for nearly two decades. They convinced me to …

10 Breads from Around The World to Try Other Than a French Baguette

14 Teeth Whiteners That Actually Really, Really Work

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Obama wants you to read this book on making smarter decisions

caption“He is a slow thinker. He deliberates,” Kahneman said of Obama.sourceThe White House<p>Four years ago, a few months before he was reelected, …

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20 Sadly Underrated Pop Songs From 2016

How were these songs not smashes? These tracks by Zayn, Tinashe, Little Mix and more should have dominated the year.<p>2016 was another great year for …

16 Bartenders Pick the Most Underrated Cocktails in Existence

<i>This piece originally appeared on Liquor.com.</i><p>In a thoroughly unscientific survey, we asked 16 bartenders for their picks for the most underrated …

How I Learned to Stop Dating the Wrong Kind of Guy

I was sitting at the prettiest date restaurant, out with a guy I’d met several days before at a mixer. He was sweet and upbeat, talkative and seemingly driven. I nodded along to his stories as I took bites of my pasta, methodically peppering him with questions while revealing very little about …

How close we are to slavery: America’s horrible legacy still deeply runs through the nation’s veins

<b>Lulu Williams (Jack Shuler)</b><p>For Lula Williams, America’s worst period isn’t ancient history — her grandmother was a slave<p>Jack Shuler<p>June 19, 2016 10:00am (UTC)<p>As a child growing up in South Carolina, I was keenly aware of how close I was to the history of slavery. It was all around me — in the fact …

8 Ways Successful People Beat Procrastination

Everyone procrastinates. Even the most successful people struggle with it every day. But successful people do something that most of us don’t —they …

Light Your Shoulders and Abs On Fire With This At-Home Workout

All you need is an exercise partner and some floor space<p>Your swolemate might be all the gym equipment you really need.<p>In this circuit, <i>Men’s Health</i> Next Top Trainer Andy Speer uses his workout partner and fiancé Christina Jensen to provide resistance during a shoulder press and balance during a core …

6 Tips for Nailing the First Date Conversation

Dating apps are useful ways of finding love in today's world. Many successful long-term relationships began with a click and a swipe. But it's also possible to waste a lot of time hoping for miracles. Many people regret spending precious time hoping they can change a frog into a prince. Dating in …

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