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How to Rewire Your Brain for Success | Inc.com

The most recent edition of <i>The New Yorker</i> magazine contains an article about neuroscientists who study the way the brain retrieves memories. What they've found out is probably the most important breakthrough of all time in the field of success training.<p>How the Brain Remembers<p>Most people think about …

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How the Catholic Church masterminded the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby debacle

While evangelical Christians ultimately brought down the contraception mandate, they had big help from Catholics<p>From a father in Missouri who’s looking to keep his daughters from accessing birth control, to the refusal of key contraception mandate plaintiffs to accept the Obama administration’s …

Facts vs. the GOP: Why America is living through a new era of segregation

Republicans like to blame poverty on the breakdown of the “traditional” family. The numbers tell a different story<p>Recent events in Ferguson, Missouri, have once again made the nation consider the durability of racial injustice as a defining factor of the American experience. Black children go to …

Face of the right’s Obamacare hypocrisy: Why is Indiana’s GOP governor getting a pass?

Americans for Prosperity went to war to block expansion of Medicaid — so why are they going easy on Mike Pence?<p>At this point it’s near-impossible to maintain the fiction that the Affordable Care Act is failing or that the Republicans have a coherent strategy for unmaking it. One by one, …

Quick Breakfast Ideas That Are Actually Healthy

5-Minute Breakfasts That Are Actually Healthy<p>Seriously, you have no excuse for hitting the drive-thru<p>If your idea of a grab-and-go breakfast is a bowl of cereal or a granola bar, prepare to have your mind blown. You can make a pretty impressive morning meal that’s actually good for you in five …

How Soda Destroys Your Body

You may never hit the vending machine again.<p>Shutterstock<p><i>This article was written by Mike Smith and Leah Zerbe and repurposed with permission from Rodale News.</i><p>It seems like not a month goes by without a new study condemning sugary, bubbly sodas, but seeing all the data in one place does not paint a …

5 reasons why anxiety is so hard to manage (and what you can do to cope)

If we aren’t careful, we can makes things worse. Here are some effective ways to keep your emotions under control<p>Have you ever had a friend or family member tell you to “just get over it” when you felt sad or worried? If getting rid of negative emotions is so easy, why is it that more than 21 …

Insurers Are Using Obamacare Confusion to Sell Junk Plans

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The insurance industry, that ever-resilient sector, has found a way to turn America's confusion …

Depression: 'Second biggest cause of disability' in world

<b>Depression is the second most common cause of disability worldwide after back pain, according to a review of research.</b><p>The disease must be treated as a global public health priority, experts report in the journal PLOS Medicine.<p>The study compared clinical depression with more than 200 other diseases …

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Twitter Founder Reveals Secret Formula for Getting Rich Online

Ev Williams has figured out the internet.<p>That's what he told the gathered tech heads at the recent XOXO conference in Portland, Oregon, and while he …

Libratone introduces wireless, wall-mountable Loop speaker

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Libratone<p>There are plenty of wireless speakers out there, but few are as versatile as the new Libratone Loop. It …

Poor people aren't stupid; bad decisions are from being overwhelmed, study finds

<i>By Maggie Fox, Senior Health Writer, NBC News</i><br>Being poor affects your ability to think, a new study shows. Those coping with severe financial stress don't have the mental bandwidth to deal with all of life’s troubles, a team of researchers reported Thursday.<p>They’ve done a series of tests that show …

U.S. filmmaker repeatedly detained at border

Laura Poitras makes award-winning controversial films, and is targeted by the U.S. government as a result<p>Glenn Greenwald<p>April 8, 2012 10:37am (UTC)<p>One of the more extreme government abuses of the post-9/11 era targets U.S. citizens re-entering their own country, and it has received far too little …

31 Black-And-White Movies Every Twentysomething Needs To See

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'The Daily Show' Gets Heavy Metal on Goldman Sachs

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>John Oliver went metal on <i>The Daily Show. S</i>pecifically, he went into the artificial aluminum …

How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

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The 1 Move That Could Suddenly Pull 300,000 Workers Out Of Poverty

Legislation introduced in both the Senate and the House of Representatives could pull hundreds of thousands of the country's working poor out of poverty, according to a new study by the nonpartisan Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.<p>The legislation in question would alter the Earned Income Tax …

Work Smart: Do Your Worst Task First (Or, Eat a Live Frog Every Morning)

Mark Twain famously said that if the first thing you do in the morning is eat a live frog, you can go through the rest of the day knowing the worst is behind you. Your frog is your worst task, and you should do it first thing in the morning.<p>The best work habit you can ever get into is very simple: …

On the Red Couch with Philip Bump from The Atlantic Wire

Inside Flipboard / July 17, 2013<p><i>At some point, many fans of Philip Bump’s online work have probably paused to ask themselves: Does this guy ever</i> …

Malala Yousafzai's story to be made into a documentary

The Oscar-winning director of Al Gore environmental documentary An Inconvenient Truth is to bring the story of teenage Pakistani women's rights …

D.C. Wal-Mart battle goes national

The success — so far — of the anti-Wal-Mart effort that is unfolding just blocks from the Capitol is providing a legislative road map and psychological boost to opponents of big-box stores around the country.<p>The battle over Wal-Mart in D.C. last week quickly rose to the national stage, with major …

Since Aurora, a steady stream of mass killings

In the wake of these high-profile events, the nation has undergone a sort of soul-searching involving issues of gun control, mental health treatment and the undercurrent of violence in U.S. society.<p>In the year since the movie theater massacre in Aurora, Colo., 23 mass killings in 19 states have …

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'Borderlands' Claptrap Now Available as a Talking USB Hub and Car Charger<p>Borderlands 05/11/2018 03:47 pm<p>Borderlands<p>Picnic Aboard the Millennium …

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Peach, Blueberry + Basil Crisp

Fresh Peach, Blueberry + Basil Crisp.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 21, 2013 74<p>This is how I know it’s officially summer.<p>Warm fruit<p>with a crispy topping<p>and melty …

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