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The 19 Questions to Ask Your Financial Adviser

The burden of finding an adviser who will act in your best interest is on you<p>Getting all stockbrokers, financial planners and insurance agents to act in the best interests of their clients is a struggle that financial firms and their regulators still haven’t resolved. That should be their job — but …

Retirement

Music Theory: Adding Richness To Your Chord Progressions

In most commercial genres of contemporary music since the advent of the Rock era, the most common way to play chords is with the root note of the …

Study Finds No Link Between Hallucinogens And Mental Problems

How risky are psychedelic drugs to mental health? Not nearly as much as you might have imagined.<p>People who had taken LSD, psilocybin (the brain-bending chemical in magic mushrooms) or mescaline at any time in their lives were no more likely than those who hadn't to wind up in mental health …

Now that Steve Jobs is dead, Kanye West is the Steve Jobs of culture, says Kanye West

If there’s one thing hip hop has taught us, it’s that sometimes your heroes have to die before you can assume the mantle of their greatness.<p><b>“I think what Kanye West is going to mean is something similar to what Steve Jobs means,” rapper Kanye West recently told the New York Times. “I am</b> …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Astounding Origami by Nguyen Hung Cuong | Colossal

<p>Paper artist Nguyễn Hùng Cường lives and works in Hanoi and folds many of his original, distinctly expressive origami works using a Vietnamese …

Magic mushrooms' psychedelic ingredient could help treat people with severe depression

Drugs derived from magic mushrooms could help treat people with severe depression. Scientists believe the chemical psilocybin, the psychedelic …