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Here's All You Need To Know To Make Great Pizza At Home

It's all about the dough.

Baking

36 Tips for Writing Just About Anything

Basic tips for writing just about anything.There’s a lot more to writing than typing words.Writing well takes years of study, practice, and …

Creative Writing

Trump is creating his American caliphate, and democracy has no defence | Nesrine Malik

Officials quoting a holy text to justify repressive policies is something we who grew up in the Arab world have seen before<p>If there was a dictator’s playbook, the Donald Trump administration would now be on the “Instrumentalise Religion” chapter. Last week, in what sounded like the launch of a US …

Donald Trump

How Can You Be Sure Someone Has True Leadership Skills? Look for These 2 Rare Signs

Do you have a favorite boss story? Most likely, you found her or him displaying these 2 skills.<p>Everyone has a great boss story. Mine takes me back to 2005. I reported to an executive in a midsize hospital in Los Angeles. To this day, Bruce is my favorite boss because of his servant-leadership …

Leadership

9x13 Chicken Recipes So Delicious You’ll Make Them Again and Again

Crowd-pleasing chicken recipes you can rely on—every time.<p>The best thing about a chicken casserole—other than its gloriously creamy and cheesy …

Why Ditching Your Mentor Can Be a Key To Success

Finally crack the code so you can have a successful, thriving relationship<p>We've all been told that one path to success is to get help from others, more specifically from a Mentor. However, if you want to achieve success that is in alignment with who you are, you may need to re-think advice that is …

How to Serve a Deranged Tyrant, Stoically

In January 2017, I was offered a potential position inside the newly forming Trump administration: a job as communications director for a cabinet member. I had not supported Mr. Trump and so the offer was a surprise, and I surprised myself by even considering it.<p>While I didn’t pursue the …

Poem of the week: Class Photograph by Douglas Dunn

Class Photograph<p><i>Renfrew High School, 1956</i><p>We were Elizabethan girls and boys,<br>Too young for politics, too old for toys.<br>Then Hungary and Suez changed all that,<br>Or so it feels in tired old retrospect.<br>Nostalgia corrodes the intellect.<br>It makes you want to eat your coat and hat.<p>One foot in childhood, one …

Literature

How to shrink the prostate naturally

Enlarged prostate or benign prostatic enlargement happens when cells in the prostate abnormally divide and multiply, causing the organ to increase in …

Wellness

How Well Do You Know English? The Origin of 'Bite the Bullet' and 15 Other Common Expressions in English

You probably think you know where 'mad as a hatter' is from ... but you're wrong.<p>English is not an easy language to learn. Not only do you have to contend with compound expressions (like "make out" or "turn up"), but you must understand expressions that barely seem tethered to reality.<p>Imagine …

commonexpressions

What Are Adaptogens, and Why Is Everyone Talking About Them?

You've heard the word, but do you really know what an adaptogen is and which one is right for you?<p><i>This story is part of the Healthyish Pantry, a collection of articles breaking down the ingredients we love most. Click here to read the whole guide—then stock up</i>.<p>If you've ever chilled in a salt cave …

Wellness

10 incredibly useful online sites you didn't know about until now

If you had to guess, how many different websites do you think exist in the world today? From simple blogs to complex businesses, the Internet spans the gamut dispensing and gathering a myriad of information. Keep your answer in your head because, at the very end of this article, I’ll tell the …

Why Did Christianity Prevail?

<b>THE TRIUMPH OF CHRISTIANITY</b> <b><br>How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World</b><br>By Bart D. Ehrman<br>335 pp. Simon & Schuster. $28.<p>“I used to believe absolutely everything that Bill just presented,” the scholar Bart D. Ehrman once said during a 2006 debate with the conservative theologian William Lane Craig. “He …

Theology

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

'Equivocate': What It Does and Doesn't Mean

To equivocate is to say something in a way that can be understood multiple ways, especially so that people will think you mean one thing when you …

11 Essential Books On Writing, Based On The Genre You Want To Write

If you're an aspiring writer, you know that you have to read all kinds of books in order to hone your technique, but sometimes it might seem as if …

50 Ways To Live On Your Own Terms

<b>1. Stop consuming caffeine</b><p>Although people think they perform better on caffeine, the truth is, they really don’t. Actually, we’ve become so dependent on caffeine that we use it to simply get back to our status-quo. When we’re off it, we under perform and become incapable.<p>Isn’t this absurd?<p>In his …

Ditch the Monthly Gym Fees — Get Fit With These 5 YouTube Channels

It’s Monday night, and the siren song of your comfy couch and that “Game of Thrones” you recorded has you skipping the gym. Again. What’s it been now …

Fitness

5 Exercises That Burn a Ton of Calories

The most popular machines at any gym are the elliptical, stationary bikes, and treadmills. Why? I think it’s because they show you the amount of …

Workouts

On writing: authors reveal the secrets of their craft

<b>What is it that makes a writer?</b><p><b>Beryl Bainbridge:</b> When I write a novel I'm writing about my own life; I'm writing a biography almost, always. And to make it look like a novel I either have a murder or a death at the end.<p><b>Ian McEwan:</b> Ancestors, distant relatives and the past really were not part of my …

Four Essential Habits to Align Purpose and Values With Actions

Purpose Inspires. Values Guide. Habits Define.<p>We're all familiar with the idea that habits are important, that we are what we repeatedly do. My recent conversations with some of America's top business leaders have expanded upon that idea, that what we do should also reflect our purpose - our Why - …

corporations

Slang Words 2016: 13 Words Teens Loved To Use In 2016

In a teenage world of snaps and texts, there are certain words that stick out in the pack.<p>When it came to the slang word department in 2016, teens …

6 Grammar Mistakes Everyone Makes

Make fewer (or is it less?!) errors with these expert tips.<p>I or Me after a preposition and another person<p>The rule: Use “Me.”<p><i>Incorrect version: “She</i> …

Language

Fighting Factions: How Startups Can Scale Without Mutiny

Between them, eero's David Loftesness and BCG Digital Ventures' Alexander Grosse have held engineering leadership roles at Twitter, SoundCloud, …

Talk of a ‘localised nuclear conflict’ is ignorant and dangerous

TWO and a half minutes to midnight. That was the time the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists set their Doomsday Clock to just a few months ago – later …

Unusual Travel Words with Beautiful Meanings

I admit it. I am addicted to travel. After I gave up my high paying job and decided to go see the world, it’s all I ever think about. I live for …

Language

A Cardio Core Workout Way Better Than the Treadmill + Sit-Ups

Cardio is good. Cardio that incorporates core strength at the same time is better. This workout lets you check off both without stepping foot on a …

47 Books You Should Add To Your Shelf, According To Poet Rupi Kaur

The provocative artist and poet shares her list.<p>Rupi Kaur has vision beyond her years.<p>At 24, the Indian-Canadian artist and poet decided to create a menstruation-themed photo series for a college project. She posted one now-famous photograph to Instagram, showing herself lying on a bed facing the …