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8 Ways to Read (a Lot) More Books This Year

How much do you read?<p>For most of my adult life I read maybe five books a year — if I was lucky. I’d read a couple on vacation and I’d always have a few slow burners hanging around the bedside table for months.<p>And then last year I surprised myself by reading 50 books. This year I’m on pace for 100. …

President-Elect Donald Trump

<b>By George Friedman</b><p>Donald Trump has been elected president of the United States. The extent of the bewilderment is significant. The pollsters were …

The No-Fail Way to Smoke Brisket

The temps and steps you need to know to make smoked brisket.<p>Oh the brisket. It’s one tough piece of meat, but when you smoke it just right, it …

BBQ

10 Books billionaire Warren Buffett wants every entrepreneur to read

Share36<p>Tweet<p>Share92<p>+12<p>Shares 130<p>Warren Buffett is a voracious reader, and the legendary investor isn’t shy about sharing his book recommendations. …

Millennials Are Doomed To Face An Existential Crisis That Will Define The Rest Of Their Lives

Psychologists from Sigmund Freud forward have generally agreed: our core attitudes about life are largely locked in by age five or so. Changing those attitudes requires intense effort.<p>Neil Howe and William Strauss took this obvious truth and drew an obvious conclusion: if our attitudes form in …

America's gun problem is so much bigger than mass shootings

US politicians often cite Australia as providing a model of impactful reform. Here’s why such blueprints likely won’t work to combat gun violence in the US<p>A disturbed man with an AR-15-style rifle walked through a popular historic site in 1996, shooting up the cafe and gift shop. He left 35 people …

Pros & Cons of A Ketogenic Diet—Many Benefits Including Fat Loss & Better Health!

Thinking of trying a ketogenic diet and want to know what you will be getting into?<p>This article will give you the pros and cons and show you how to …

Nutrition

Surfing icon Laird Hamilton shares his 10-point plan to live forever

Perpetual youth is a whimsical notion suited to screen writers and 16th century Spanish explorers but a career requirement for Laird Hamilton.<p>In the ocean as many as five hours most days, the inventor of tow-in big-wave surfing, modern-day stand-up paddleboarding and hydrofoil surfing uses a unique …

Zac Efron got so insanely jacked even The Rock thinks he's an 'animal.' Here's how.

DIY - Summer Outdoor Sofa - Quiet Corner

Modern style meets DIY cool in this sturdy cedar outdoor sofa! With just some 2×4 boards, you could be seating in style this summer!<p><b>Cut Your …

Made by the Draft, Broken by the System: The Growing Generation of Lost QBs

NFL teams are paying kings' ransoms for young quarterbacks, and why not? In today's NFL, a good young signal-caller can secure the future of a team—and a general manager—for a decade.<p>The Los Angeles Rams and Philadelphia Eagles gave up breathtaking draft-pick value for the rights to draft Jared …

Adam Vinatieri was one kick away from getting cut in 1996

Getty Images<p>Adam Vinatieri is, at age 43, the NFL’s oldest player, and he’s heading into his 21st season. He has now been with the Colts longer than …

Expert Testimony: The Existence of God, the Problem of Evil, and the Facts on the Bible

One of the respected methods by which truth claims may be verified is by expert testimony. Expert testimony is offered in court cases to assist in …

Jesus

The Secret History of Tiger Woods

The death of his father set a battle raging inside the world's greatest golfer. How he waged that war -- through an obsession with the Navy SEALs -- …

17 Books To Read If You Want To Become A Billionaire

Taking your work to the next level means setting and keeping career goals. A career goal is a targeted objective that explains what you want your …

Cut the Cord Once and for All With the Apple TV

You are using an <b>outdated</b> browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.<p>The fourth-generation device makes it easy to say goodbye to …

‘We Are Buying the Lie That Feelings Trump All Else’: Christian NFL Star Reflects on ‘Bathroom Bill’

New Orleans Saints tight end and professing Christian Benjamin Watson posted a strongly worded reflection on North Carolina’s House Bill 2, which requires transgender individuals to use public restrooms and changing facilities that correspond to their biological sex.<p>In the piece posted to Facebook …

An economics professor shares the career lesson he's taught 20,000 students

I caught up with Smith in between his classes at Ontario's University of Waterloo to talk about his new book, "No Fears, No Excuses."<p><b>Smith believes that having a passion for what you do isn't just nice to have; it's a requirement for having a great career.</b><p>"If you want to achieve a great career and …

Seven Objections to the Bible and Seven Reasonable Responses

I was at work the other day, and we were all getting ready to go over to the church services. I was speaking to a friend who was asking about the …