Zach Thomas

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The Civil War that Could Doom the N.R.A.

As the tragic pattern of gun violence continues, federal gun laws remain unchanged, thanks to the hardball tactics of the National Rifle Association. But despite the organization’s $310 million in revenues, political clout, and five-million-plus membership, the N.R.A. does face a genuine threat to …

The Price of Happiness in Cities

Recent research suggests that urban dwellers are significantly less likely to be happy than their suburban or rural counterparts.<p>Where we choose to live is arguably the most important decision we’ll ever make. But current research is conflicted as to what makes us happier: urban or suburban life. A …

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5 Areas To Explore That Will Enhance Your Glacier National Park Experience...

A trip to Glacier National Park is an adventure that you will treasure the rest of your life. Located along the Canadian border in western Montana, Glacier NP was established in 1910 and became the 8th National Park. Given the nickname, Crown of the Continent, it was a popular destination on The …

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Visit These Remarkable Places Before They Disappear Forever

Several places throughout the U.S. and the world are slowly disappearing from the map. There are a variety of reasons why places disappear; most the …

12 of the best national parks in the US — and how to visit them in one day

Expedia narrowed the complete list of parks down to 12 that are worth the visit.<p>And if you're short on time, they also included information on how to cover each park in just one day.<p>See the tallest trees on earth in California's Redwood National Park or choose from 700 miles of hikeable trails in …

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9 Bad Habits That Get In The Way Of Our Happiness

Habits. They are so ingrained in us that we do them without realizing it. They are second nature, and we can live our whole lives with destructive and harmful habits, scratching our heads wondering why we aren't happy or successful. We don't even realize that are in a continuous loop of doing the …

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The Essentials For Surf Tripping In A Van And Why Cyrus Sutton Won't Go Back To Russia

<b>Trending Story</b><p>Introducing the Stab30: The Culture Shifters Of Tomorrow<p>Which CT Surfers Have Been Filing Complaints About Mikey Wright?<p>Attacking The …

The value of humanism

World Humanist Day is celebrated on 21 June, providing an opportunity for humanists and humanist organizations to promote the positive principles of …

Flop as Much as I Pop: How Jurassic 5's Soup Went from Living on the Streets to Making Music Again

“She asked me what I was doing there the days after Coachella,” he recalls. “I said ‘I’m cleaning those toilets, that’s what I’m doing here.’”<p><i>Photo by Myles Pettengill</i><p>The first time I met Zaakir Mohammad, a.k.a the smooth-flowing Soup of Jurassic 5, three years ago on a dreary late March LA …

There's More to This Dance Club Than a "No Laptop" Rule

"It's all designed to keep the crowd having a good time," Summit says. While rules and fun typically don't go hand-in-hand, at Cure and the Cause, it …

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Graffiti Artist Banned From All National Parks

She can't step foot on more than 20% of U.S. soil after defacing natural rock formations with graffiti in at least seven national parks.<p>We thought it was bad when a few vandals carved their names so deeply into a six-foot chunk of rock in Arches National Park that the graffiti couldn't be removed. …

Your favourite US national parks – and how to visit them

This week's winning entry<p>A taste of the Old West in Big Bend<p>Big Bend National Park in Texas is well off the tourist trail, unheard-of by many Americans and miles from the nearest settlement. It is a green desert landscape, dotted with exotic vegetation that thrives in a dry climate. Century plants …