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This may be the scariest thing Donald Trump has said as president

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump has said lots -- and lots -- of controversial things since he started running for office almost three years ago. But, something he said over the weekend -- at a party fundraiser at his Mar-a-Lago resort -- struck me as particularly tone-deaf and dangerous.<p>Speaking …

Donald Trump

This amazing renovated school bus is a bright, airy home for a family of six

Converting an old school bus into a living space is never an easy task – but when you’re trying to create enough room for a family of six, the …

Living Rooms

Meet the bisexual, black cabaret dancer and spy who dated Frida Kahlo and helped defeat the Nazis in France

An icon in every sense of the word, Josephine Baker is the bisexual goddess we all truly aspire to be.<p>She dated Frida Kahlo, was a top cabaret dancer …

Two Museum Directors Say It’s Time to Tell the Unvarnished History of the U.S.

“History matters because it has contemporary consequence,” declared historian Jennifer Guiliano, explaining to an audience how stereotypes affect …

How to Prevent Getting Hookworms on Your Next Beach Vacation

Is there anything better than digging your toes into the warm sand on some beautiful, exotic beach? Well there is if that beach is riddled with …

Beaches

How to Photograph Birds in Flight

One of the toughest tasks that a photographer can undertake is trying to capture a clear, sharp photo of a bird in flight.But that doesn't mean that …

Shutter Speed

How the NAACP fought lynching… with pictures of a man being lynched

Nothing was censored — and that was the point<p>In July of 1916,at the end of a long day, readers all across the U.S. picked up the most recent issue of …

Waco

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 …

How to Use Storytelling to Sell Your Brand and Vision

People remember how you make them feel, not the information you give them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The reason why the Bible is the bestselling book every year is because it delivers its lessons as a series of stories. And if you don't want to use the Bible as an …

On prejudice

An 18th-century creole slaveholder invented the idea of ‘racial prejudice’ to defend diversity among a slave-owning elite<i>By Blake Smith</i>Read at Aeon

15 of the Worst Used Cars to Buy From 2007-2017

<i>This story was originally published in March, 2018.</i><p>Perusing the internet for used cars is something of a pastime in the Gear Patrol office. Finding a …

7 International Cities Where You Could Live in Luxury Without Breaking the Bank

The idea of picking up and transporting your life to another part of the world can be daunting. But if you can summon all your strength, language …

South America

This Elderly Couple Retired 27 Years Ago—When They Were Both 38. Here’s How They Did It

They have been traveling ever since.<p>Who doesn’t like the idea of retiring early? Financial independence means the freedom to do what you want, when …

Retirement

9 Bizarre Facts About Nicolas Cage

It is perhaps unfair to characterize actor Nicolas Cage as an eccentric solely based on his frenzied performances on film. Yes, he once ingested a …

The day I offered myself up as ‘dessert’ | Michele Hanson

In her final column, written before she died last week, the writer remembers meeting three boys on the French Riviera. Who could have guessed they would take her joke seriously?<p>Heartbroken, weepy, 18 and desolate after being dumped by my first serious boyfriend, I went to stay with a girlfriend in …

Study Finds That Dogs Obey Women More — the Reason Will Give You a Genuine "Aha!" Moment

Ever wonder why all the princesses in fairy tales have such a great rapport with animals? A 2017 study that is resurfacing online has concluded that, although we can't actually speak to our furry friends like they do in Disney flicks, in real life, women are actually more fluent in "dog" than men. …

While the release of the annual distance report shows that the majority of pro golfers are hitting it slightly farther than the year before, there’s …

Stephen Hawking says he knows what happened before the dawn of time

It's the biggest question in the universe. What happened before the Big Bang? Now world-famous physicist Stephen Hawking says he has an answer.<p>“The boundary condition of the universe ... is that it has no boundary,” Hawking tells the National Geographic’s <i>Star Talk</i> show this weekend.<p>In other words, …

7 Toxic Thinking Mistakes That Will Keep You From Being Mentally Strong

Changing the way you think will change your entire life.<p>Just because you think something doesn't make it true. Yet, you likely believe your brain when it casts doubt on your abilities or when it tells you that people don't like you even though there's little evidence supporting such statements.<p>In …

26 of the best (ever) DIY tips!

DIY home improvement is fantastic because anybody, with any skill set, can have a go and there will be one or two projects that work wonderfully …

Most people fall under 4 personality types: study

A new European study on human behaviour suggests that people can be divided into one of four main personality types -- with 'Envious' being the most …

Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You And Your Career

The next time you tell yourself that you'll sleep when you're dead, realize that you're making a decision that can make that day come much sooner. Pushing late into the night is a health and productivity killer.<p>The next time you tell yourself that you'll sleep when you're dead, realize that you're …

Sleep

Why am I not finding the blog post? Reshaping INDIHOPE

<b>Disclaimer</b><p>Dear Reader, if you have come across here from a different blog post, then it means the blog that you are looking for is no longer …

Father killed his 21-month-old who survived cancer 'because he was jealous of the attention she got'

A father has admitted beating his one year old daughter to death – and is said to have been jealous of the attention she received after surviving a …

It was our first Tinder date and red flags were out. Why did I ignore them?

I have terrible luck with women.<p>When I moved from New York to Los Angeles recently I hoped to turn that luck around in a city that is teeming with beautiful, intelligent, available women. I decided to give Tinder a try. After messages sent to aspiring models, actresses and comedians, agents' …

Over-40 Dressing — How Not to Look Frumpy

Photo: ©Lisa Young, 123rf.com<p>One of the most-often asked questions I get as an image consultant relates to “age-appropriate” dressing. Sometimes when …

Scientists have created a drug that replicates the health benefits of exercise

Researchers have made the breakthrough of couch potatoes’ dreams with a new drug that mimics some of the most important effects of exercise. Scientists from Deakin University in Melbourne published their findings in Cell Reports earlier this week, showing that overweight mice who were given the …

3 Problems With Retiring at 62

Many hard-working Americans look forward to retirement, so much so that they aim to leave the workforce as soon as they're able. It's no coincidence that 62, the earliest age to start collecting Social Security, is also the most popular age for Americans to begin taking benefits. But while there …

The Old-School Business Tactic That Made Honest Tea Millions

Everybody keeps an eye on the finish line in business. But Honest Tea founder Seth Goldman shares the advantage of keeping a different perspective.<p>Honest Tea founder (and Inc.com columnist) Seth Goldman has lived the entrepreneurial life business dreams are made of.<p>He founded a pioneering company …