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Top 10 2017 Science Fiction Novels I Want Now

2017 is here and, with it, new science fiction!<p>There are some great titles coming out this year. It is an exciting time for science fiction readers, …

10 Fascinating Things You Probably Didn't Know About Credit Scores

Credit scores are an important part of life for most U.S. adults. If you want to buy a house, finance a car, get a credit card, or rent an apartment, good credit makes it easier to do so. However, there are many things about credit scores that are not well understood, and here are 10 you may not be …

Ending a relationship with a Narcissist is not like walking away from a normal relationship with a broken heart – you are walking away with a broken SELF. The vicious cycle of this abuse is really a manipulative trap that keeps you running in circles until it completely disables your reality, erases your personality, and then it ends and your abuser destroys YOUR integrity so they can move on to start this cycle up AGAIN with some new and unsuspecting person.

From my Book – From Charm to Harm and Everything else in Between with a Narcissist! @http://www.amazon.com We constantly struggled with the vision of …

Narcissism

Everyone should read Gen. John Kelly's speech about 2 Marines in the path of a truck bomb

Just minutes later, the pair of Marines guarding a gate in Ramadi, Iraq, were staring down a large blue truck packed with 2,000 pounds of explosives. They could have sought cover, like an Iraqi policeman on the scene who ran away and lived.<p>Instead, Lance Cpl. Jordan Haerter and Cpl. Jonathan Yale …

Military

How To Create Sexual Desire In Marriage

Post Views: 5,769<p>How To Create Sexual Desire In Marriage<p>When the sex is initiated, the ability to get sexually aroused takes twice as long (if it …

BrightSide — Inspiration. Creativity. Wonder.

The Non-Technical Guide to Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

I have a challenge for you.<p>In a few seconds, I want you to <b>stop reading this article, and follow the instructions below.</b><p>Here you go:<p>I hope my point is …

9 Gadgets That Make Cool Gifts for Under $50

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Gear & Gadgets

20 Questions That Could Strengthen Your Relationship

Most intimate couples work hard to keep their relationship functioning and secure. They try to avoid conflicts that threaten their partnership and do …

Relationships

What Do Women Really Want?

New from the "Love Lab" comes the book that I have been struggling to write for the past decade. This masterwork finally tells the story of what women want in a man, and how important men are in the fate of their relationships with women. Let me say upfront that this book is written for men in …

Immune System

When is it Okay to Have Sex with a New Partner?

Are there really rules for when it’s okay to have sex with someone we’ve just started dating?<p>For men, it’s usually “as soon as she says yes.” At …

After making love, the woman s...

After making love, the woman said the man, "So, you're a doctor?"<br>"That's right," replied the doctor smugly. "Betcha don't know what kind of …

America's natural heritage: The essential guide to all 59 U.S. national parks

Denali, Alaska<p>“In the stillness of Denali, two sounds dominate the landscape: the river (and its tributaries) and the wind.”<p>— Justin Ralls, composer and conductor<p><b>Size</b> 6,075,029 acres (park and preserve)• <b><br>Founded</b> As Mount McKinley Park, 1917; renamed Denali Park and Preserve (and roughly tripled in …

National Parks

A world champion of public speaking uses this 5-step process to prepare for presentations

It doesn't matter if you're shy and soft-spoken or brimming with confidence and energy — if you don't prepare properly for a presentation, you're not going to connect with your audience.<p>To help you out, Business Insider asked the 2014 Toastmasters International World Champion of Public Speaking, …

Public Speaking

The Best 3 Cities to Retire In

Like life's other big decisions, retirement is often a personal one. The big decisions like where and when will vary according to each individual's wants and needs. Some may choose to remain in the communities they've spent their lives in. Others may search for sunny skies and sandy beaches, …

Recovery Food You Should Eat After a Hard Ride

The author of ‘Fuel Your Ride’ dishes on optimal post-ride nutrition for when you've really put the pedals down<p>You just did a long, hard ride. You walk in the door, park your bike, and, in a mild daze, shuffle into the kitchen. But in your fatigue, making a smart nutritional choice feels as …

Nutrition

Divorce : A Primer For All (Yes, That Includes You)

Much has been written on the subject of divorce, yet likely it goes unread by those who are married. "It doesn't apply to me," we think. "That will never be me." And for many who are married, that it will never be them is, thankfully, correct. For many others, self-included, it isn't.<p>Whether or not …

Relationships

Interval training: 
the long and short of it

Interval training is a necessary evil for optimal performance – it’s uncomfortable but it works, and the benefits are manifold.<p>Regularly completing …

7 Relationship Secrets That Work

We all wish we knew the secrets behind strong, lasting relationships. Whether we’re hurting after a break up or fuming over an argument, we often …

Straighten up your perch with Morgaw Saddle Adjust app

It seems like a little thing, but saddle maker Morgaw has just released a pair of iOS and Android apps to get your butt in the right spot on the …

Pioneer Makes Power Meter Upgrades Way More Affordable

Customers can now send in cranks to have power meters installed, instead of buying all-new cranks<p>Prices on power meters have dropped consistently over the past year or so, allowing more cyclists to incorporate a valuable metric into the training. Pioneer announced updates today consistent with that …

eCommerce

Countdown To Retirement, Financial Considerations For Your Final Working Years

With more than half of Americans at risk of not covering essential expenses during retirement (Source: Fidelity Investments Study), preparing and saving for retirement is at the top of almost everyone’s mind. As we edge closer to our day one of retirement, many of us examine our social security …

Retirement

10 Ways To Beat Stress

Stress has a funny way of sneaking up on you when you least expect it, but how you respond is only half the battle. The secret to winning the war against stress lies in what you do when you aren't working (and presumably aren't stressed).<p>While I have a hobby that I engage in regularly (surfing), it …

Time Management

10 Smartphone Apps That Improve Your Ride

Ride faster, sleep better, train smarter, and have more fun on the bike with these great cycling apps<p>When you think about training apps for cyclists, a few immediately come to mind, like, Strava, MapMyRide, and Garmin Connect. Those apps are classics for a reason, but they aren't your only good …

Apps

Should You Be Eating Powdered Peanut Butter?

A protein-packed fuel lower in calories, fat, and sugar than its oiler counterparts—it's not too good to be true<p>First there was chunky and creamy. Then there was reduced-fat. And now, there's powdered peanut butter—and it boasts way less (like 85-percent less!) fat and calories than traditional …

Nutrition

Why Do My Knees Hurt?

Cycling is gentle on the joints—until it’s not. Tease out these common causes of knee strain to keep your hinges pain-free.<p>If you’re a cyclist who’s ever felt the sharp twinge of “Crap, there’s something wrong!” in one or both of your knees, you’re not alone. Knee pain is the most common lower-body …

Pain

10 of Italy's most beautiful seaside towns

From the Italian Riviera to the farthest reaches of Sicily, there are plenty of seaside villages to please travelers in search of pristine beaches, ancient ruins, art, culture, and delicious cuisine. So why not do as the Romans do and head to the sea?

Italy

The Panama Papers Are Only the Beginning

Oh, were Mark Lombardi alive today! Two stories broke last week—one by Bloomberg on how a right-wing Colombian hacker who, in league with a …

Panama Papers