Stephen Findley

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The Seven Types of Dress Shoes Every Man Should Own

<b>Last Updated December, 2017.</b><p>Long a product of the highest craftsmanship and design — from wizened men in Turkey to cobblers in Western New York — …

A Tupac Musical Gets a Second Chance

ATLANTA — A rehearsal hall at the Southwest Arts Center here bursts at the seams with the sound of a young cast belting the lyrics to Tupac Shakur’s “Keep Ya Head Up,” with its powerful refrain: “Got our name from a woman and our game from a woman/I wonder why we take from our women/Why we rape our …

'Miller, Mississippi': Playwright Boo Killebrew paints a portrait of white supremacist as a young man

<i>Miller, Mississippi</i> follows a white family — including a child who grows up to be a white supremacist — and their black maid over the course of three …

Texas

How to lose weight in a month

How to lose weight in a month<p>Photo: Shutterstock<p>The best way to lose weight is by making small changes to your eating habits. Quick weight loss diet …

How to Mind Trick Yourself Into Becoming a "Gym Person"

Chocolate—the key to working out, says <i>NY Times</i> journalist Charles Duhigg. While I’m apt to reply, yes, chocolate is the key to most everything, …

Fitness

Here Is the Real Key to Weight Loss (Hint: It's Not Diet or Exercise)

Practically every client I counsel who struggles with weight loss will say something like, “I just need to workout more.” But the truth is it’s not …

Here’s how much you should have saved by 50

Most Americans' retirement savings are dangerously low.<p>According to a 2016 report from the Economic Policy Institute (EPI), the median working-age …

Why Buddhism is true

Robert Wright on the wisdom of mindfulness meditation.<p>Robert Wright, the best-selling author of <i>The Moral Animal</i> and <i>The Evolution of God</i>, has written a new book titled <i>Why Buddhism is True</i><i>.</i> Don’t be put off by the audacious title, though.<p>Wright isn’t proselytizing or implying that other religions are …

Meditation

Successful people from Warren Buffett to Bill Gates spend their free time the same way

One question has fascinated me my entire adult life: What causes some people to become world-class leaders, performers, and change makers, while most others plateau?<p>I've explored the answer to this question by reading thousands of biographies, academic studies, and books across dozens of …

Skillful Effort

Some dharma teachers may be reluctant to encourage students to make strong effort. The Buddha, however, wasn’t at all shy about urging his disciples …

How to Look Sharp in the Summer and Still Beat the Heat

It’s hot out and you wish you could be in nothing but your underwear, but you have to be around people and look professional. These are the essential …

Clothing

The Best Loafers for Men Can Be Worn with Everything in Your Closet

GQ’s Best Stuff is at it again, hunting down the best all-purpose shoes to add to your footwear arsenal.<p><i>GQ</i>’s Favorite:<p>Jack Erwin “Archie” Loafer<p>> $195, buy it now at Jack Erwin<p>The fashion world has a very serious sneaker obsession, and while that's a very good thing, no matter how cool or laid-back …

Men's Fashion

18 Budget-Friendly Dinners to Add to Your Meal Plan

While the focus of my meal plan might shift a little from week to week, the overarching idea always stays the same: easy dinners that embrace the …

4 strategies to pay off credit card debt fast

If you’re wondering how to pay off debt fast, you’re not alone. One in three Americans carries a balance on their credit cards month to month. If …

The Money Milestones You Need to Hit at Every Age

Updated December 01, 2017<p>Managing your finances, from the time you enter adulthood to the time you expect to retire, is like running a marathon: To …

34 Things You Need to Give Up to Be Successful | Inc.com

1. Wasting five minutes.<p>When you have five minutes of down time, how do you spend that time? Most people use it as an excuse to rest or laze.<p>By lazing for five five-minute breaks each day, we waste 25 minutes daily. That's 9,125 minutes per year (25 X 365). Sadly, my guess is we're wasting far more …

Motivation

22 clothing items every man should own before he turns 30

We've rounded up 22 of the most important essentials that every guy should have by the time he turns the big three-oh.<p>If you're approaching or over 30, it might be time to go shopping.

Clothing

Investing in These Stocks Now Could Make You a Millionaire Retiree

Stocks like these two could take your retirement portfolio to the next level.<p>The most surefire way to become a millionaire retiree (aside from …

Revolutionary Mexican Modernism exhibition highlights exclusive Kahlo and Rivera paintings

For nearly two decades, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston has committed to presenting the greatest of Latin American art, so it’s too not surprising …

These Artists Made It Into Two of the Year’s Three Biggest Exhibitions—Have You Heard of Them?

Art World<p>See who made it into more than one of this year’s most prestigious artists lists.<p>,<p>As one of the busiest years for art in a decade starts …

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How to Paint Abstracts From a Photo

01<p>of 10<p>Using a Reference Photo as a Starting Point for Abstracts<p>Some people paint abstracts entirely from their imaginations, but I find it essential …

7 Steps to a Successful Painting

Each of us has been endowed with the ability to create. Some have actualized this ability more than others. Many people I know were discouraged early …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

The Hardest Upper-Body Circuit You Will Ever Do—and You Don’t Even Need Weights

You may not need equipment, but you will need a ton of willpower and stamina<p>Thirty minutes. That’s all I’m asking for. If you can give me that, you’re going to get the best upper-body workout of your life.<p>But here’s the deal: You can’t just go through the motions. Or start strong, and then taper …

Workouts

This Deadlift Variation Works Your Entire Bod in One Move

Legs, abs, upper body—it’s got you covered.<p><i>Join the</i> Women's Health <i>Weekend Challenge to help you meet your fitness goals fast and make your weekend workouts count. Thousands of women already have. Join them, and achieve your fitness goals faster!</i><p><b>Single-arm deadlift</b><b>:</b> If you're ready for a move that's …

Fitness

Who decides what constitutes reality? A fluent philosophical attack on the hubris of science<p>Markus Gabriel’s world is bigger than the universe, and includes not just humans but elves, fairies, Prime Minister Ed Miliband and unicorns on the far side of the moon – everything that exists, even if only …

Particles

Why You Should Start Doing EMOM Workouts ASAP

It stands for 'Every Minute on the Minute'—and it's one of the best training formulas for getting lean<p>I’ve been working out since I was 14 years old, and I’ve been a fitness professional since 2005. At the age of 33, I have almost 20 years of training experience under my belt, and I’ve officially …

Workouts

Storyboarding Tips from DreamWorks

Though not entirely mandatory, storyboarding is one of those aspects of filmmaking that takes your film from the deep, dank, and dark recesses of …