Mark White

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Six common misconceptions about meditation

Meditation has been hailed as a way to boost mental health, help chronic pain, reduce stress and build a new appreciation for the world around us.<p>But …

Meditation

The Last Temptation

How evangelicals, once culturally confident, became an anxious minority seeking political protection from the least traditionally religious president in living memory<p>One of the most extraordinary things about our current politics—really, one of the most extraordinary developments of recent …

What Critics Don't Understand About Gun Culture

I carry a weapon—and it’s tied me closer to my community.<p>My wife knew something was amiss when the car blocked our driveway. She was outside our house, playing with our kids on our trampoline, when a car drove slowly down our rural Tennessee street. As it reached our house, it pulled partially in …

Guns

It is an industry like no other, with profit margins to rival Google – and it was created by one of Britain’s most notorious tycoons: Robert Maxwell. By Stephen Buranyi<p>In 2011, Claudio Aspesi, a senior investment analyst at Bernstein Research in London, made a bet that the dominant firm in one of …

Journalism

Runtastic

Do you want something sweet that isn't full of sugar? Then you have to check out these chocolate brownies!<p>Get more recipes like this in our latest …

What Would Change Your Mind About President Trump?

An exercise for his supporters and critics<p>If recent measures of public opinion hold, President Trump will enter office viewed unfavorably by 49 percent of Americans. 43 percent of Americans view him favorably. The deepest fears of his critics include the possibility of nuclear catastrophe. His most …

Donald Trump

Episode 745: The Rest Of The Story, 2016 Edition

Every year at Planet Money, we take a cue from radio legend Paul Harvey and bring you "The Rest of the Story." It's a show where we check in on some of the episodes that we've done in the past year, and tell you what's changed.<p>It turns out that 2016 is a hard year to wrap up. A lot of the big …

How to Use Flipboard to Commemorate Events

Events can take forever to prepare, but then happen in the snap of a finger. You’re left with just the memories and a few photos on your cell phone. Whether you’re going to a blogging event, a friend’s wedding or a family trip, you can use Flipboard to create a stunning magazine that will allow you …

Handy

winter squash pancakes with crispy sage and brown butter

In a large bowl, whisk squash, yogurt, eggs, cheese, salt, pepper and baking powder until smooth. Add flour and stir until just combined. Batter will …

Pancakes

Put diced chicken and brown sugar into a slow cooker for this take-out favorite

Teriyaki chicken is one of my all-time favorite Asian dishes, and never expected I could make it at home! But actually it's quite easy, all it takes …

Bring ground beef and mushrooms together in a slow cooker for a hearty favorite

I grew up eating beef stroganoff, and I always loved it. The combination of silky egg noodles, creamy sauce and earthy richness was perfect on cold …

strawberry milk

<b>Source</b>: Barely adapted from Prune<p>I love: 1. that this tastes like a melted milkshake without requiring the caloric intake of a pint of vanilla ice …

Science Says You Can Reprogram Your Brain to Be Happier in 10 Seconds

A breakthrough book explains why so many people are miserable and how to experience more joy.<p>According to UC Berkeley-based clinical psychologist Rick Hanson, you can train your brain to experience more happiness on a daily basis through a series of short exercises performed during your workday and …

Angels in Disguise

After witnessing Chy Johnson, a student with special needs, be bullied day after day, Carson Jones got the entire Queen Creek High School football …

NOT "Just Friends"

• <b>Author:</b> Shirley Glass<p>One of the world’s leading experts on infidelity provides a step-by-step guide through the process of infidelity—from suspicion and revelation to healing, and provides profound, practical guidance to prevent infidelity and, if it happens, recover and heal from it.<p>You’re right …

These 10 Restaurants in Utah Are Hard to Get In...But Totally Worth It

It’s hip, it’s cool, it serves up amazing breakfast, and it’s kind of small. Be prepared to wait...then enjoy the most amazing eggs benedict you’ve …

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How to turn off everything you hate about Facebook

Facebook sucks. It lets your friends spam you with annoying app invites, tells all your contacts when you’re online so they can harrass you, and bugs …

Your Husband Is Definitely Gay: TLC’s Painful Portrait of Mormonism

My Husband’s Not Gay isn’t so much an indication that Mormonism is homophobic as it is a sign that Mormon homophobia has taken an even subtler and …

Six Books We Missed This Year

And the titles their authors say they loved<p>“So many worthy books, so little space.” I type those words so often. I send them to publicists who fill my inbox with plugs for one title after another on publishers’ lists. I send them to reviewers eager to offer their thoughts on this or that author’s …

decadent hot chocolate mix

Here is how I’ve made hot chocolate for most of my life: heat some milk in a saucepan, add a bit of unsweetened cocoa and sugar and whisk. Form …

The In-Depth Guide to Using Pocket

The internet has created a new era of journalism. Readers have an ever-growing number of newspapers, magazines and blogs at their disposal, littered with in-depth features, investigative reports and breaking news. Many of the best outlets are free to access too.<p>Keeping up with this endless stream …

The Gluten Detecting Device You’ll Want to Own

<i>By K. Aleisha Fetters for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>“Is that <i>really</i> gluten-free?”<p>“Like, it hasn’t even touched anything that gluten has also touched?”<p>If that …

The Best Egg-Laying Chickens, And a Pig As Cover Star: The Winning Modern Farmer Formula

With articles on moose-milking in Russia and finding the right egg-laying chicken, the now award-winning ‘Modern Farmer’ has become a serious …

iCheapskate: the 40 best free apps for iPhone and iPad

The Reason I Jump

• <b>Author:</b> Naoki Higashida and Others<p><b>“One of the most remarkable books I’ve ever read. It’s truly moving, eye-opening, incredibly vivid.”—Jon Stewart, The Daily Show</b><p><b>NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY</b><b><br>NPR • The Wall Street Journal • Bloomberg Business • Bookish</b><p><b>FINALIST FOR THE BOOKS FOR A BETTER</b> …

How to scan, sign, and send a PDF from your iPhone or iPad, no printer required!

It's not uncommon nowadays for many of us to not have printers at home. For most of us our iPhones and iPads are a portable way to view and store …

Apps

Facebook knows when you're about to start a relationship

Facebook has released data proving it knows when you're about to enter into a relationship via your interactions on the website<p>Using anonymised, aggregated data, Facebook examined the average number of timeline posts shared between two people before they decided to change their status from 'single' …

coconut tapioca pudding with mango

Look, I know it’s prime resolution time. I realize that outside the 10 percent of you who have understandably succumbed to the explicit demands of …

Don't Just Shiver, Here Are 3 Cold-Weather Experiments To Try

In case you haven't heard, it's (really, <i>really</i>) cold outside for most of us living in the lower 48.<p>Chicago, which is already known for its biting cold, hit 16 below zero this morning, setting a new record low for a Jan. 6. (The coldest day in recorded history for the city is 27 below zero set on …