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Can you define “appropriate attire?” The Speaker’s Lobby dress code is a reminder that the sartorial is always political

Banishing women for bare shoulders is a power play. Female reporters should push back against vague House rules<p>There’s a flashback scene early in the first season of Hulu’s “The Handmaid’s Tale,” as the U.S. transitions into the theocracy of Gilead, where June (Elisabeth Moss) and Moira (Samira …

6 Great Books You Should Read This July

These are the best<p>Every month I recommend books that are really great and everyone should read because they're really great. This month is no different, except this month: These books are, like, <i>really</i> great. I mean, these books feature amorous dolphins, sex dolls, a scheming woman named Fiffany, …

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<b>Editor’s note:</b> Jordan Kasteler's articles have been removed from the Inc.com archive because his relationship with Inc. has been terminated.

Angered At and Angry With

It’s the time of year when my Bible-reading plan takes me through the book of Proverbs. There’s something almost absurd about reading this book at a …

17 Inexpensive Products You Need For Your Vanity ASAP

Even if your bathroom counter is your vanity, we've got ALL you need.<p><i>The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

Funny, Elegiac 'Sting-Ray Afternoons' Strikes A Nostalgic Chord

In the early 1950s, sportswriter Steve Rushin's hometown of Bloomington, Minn., had a population of just 9,902. Within a decade, it had exploded to more than 50,000, becoming the kind of booming American suburb where families were large and life centered on school, church and sports.<p>In his funny, …

Mom Uses Flowers And Produce To Make Her Kid ‘Dresses’ And They’re Bananas

The two have built up quite the following on Instagram.<p>Alya Chaglar, a 31-year-old woman who lives in Antalya, Turkey, and her 3-year-old daughter, Stefani, have a blast creating “dresses” out of produce.<p>And their photos are so cute that the two have built up quite the following on Instagram — …

Ask Amy: If Hugh Grant says it, this word must be okay

<i>Dear Amy: At some point during the last few years, my middle-aged aunt adopted a particular word to express mild annoyance. For example, when our plans to meet up for Sunday brunch had to be canceled, she used this word. It is a word you hear occasionally in British movies or television shows, but</i> …

8 Barre-Inspired Abs Exercises You Can Do at Home

When you think of barre workouts, you probably picture a ballet barre in a studio with walls covered in mirrors and floors lined with mats. You also …

12 Great New Books To Bring To The Beach This Summer

We’re all just looking for the right book to read on vacation.<p>A good beach read might be as ubiquitous a summer staple as sunscreen, but what makes a book a beach read is harder to define. Should it be fast-paced? High energy? Physically light? (Never mind emotionally ― tears are just salt water, …

The Off-Duty Chef: Boka Restaurant’s Lee Wolen

© 2014 Galdones Photography<p><i>With their crazy schedules and even crazier culinary skills, we’ve always wondered what chefs actually cook for themselves</i> …

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Nicole Knows: How Do I Stay Close With My Friends Who are Getting Married and Having Babies?

<i>Relationships are weird, don't you agree? Other people are unpredictable, and the endless combination of human interactions leads to some pretty frustrating encounters. In Nicole Knows, Nicole Cliffe helps us navigate all the ridiculousness relationships come with. If you have a question for</i> …

Sculpt Your Entire Body With This Beginner Pilates Workout

<b>Pilates is a brilliant low-impact way to sculpt lean muscle, strengthen your core and prevent injury. What’s more: you can do these moves …

These are the 8 best at-home face peels for the ultimate glow

If the words “acid” and “face peel” conjure up the image of a completely raw epidermis, a la Samantha Jones in that (seriously traumatizing) <i>Sex and</i> …

Fake the Glow: 13 Editor-Approved Highlighters to Buy Now

Finally, spring is here. And this season, it's all about minimal makeup: flushed cheeks, neutral eyes and that perfectly dewy glow. So throw out your heavy foundations and creams and let your skin do the work--with with a little help of course. Here, W editors reveal their favorite highlighters to …

Five Tips For More Productive Monotasking When You Work Alone

When you’re the only one making choices about your schedule, staying on track can be tough. Here’s what the experts suggest.<p>If you’re a connoisseur of productivity methods–and even if you aren’t–you’ve likely heard about “monotasking,” the alternative to multitasking in which the name of the game …

Time Management

What a nutritionist eats when she starts feeling sick

You’re at the office, hard at work, when your cubicle-mate shows up with a fist full of tissues and a nagging cough. Cue: panic. What can you do to …

The Ultimate Quick Bum Lift and Tone Workout

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Fitness Video<p>Standing Pilates 10-Minute Bum Workout | Video<p>The Ultimate Quick Bum Lift and Tone Workout<p>Shares<p>Take 10 minutes …

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More Hilarious Inventions from Steven M. Johnson

This man should design our entire world<p>Last time we covered the brilliant cartoonist/inventor Steven M. Johnson, he'd just released a book of his …

Inventions

Selling Not-Quite-Right Gifts is as Easy as 1, 2, 3

Select the "Condition" of your item.<p>In your title, use descriptive keywords like brand, size, style, and color.<p>Take and upload photos that show your item from a variety of angles. Here are some great tips for taking photos that sell.<p>If you are using the eBay app, you can also add photos from your …

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Most Beautiful Murals of the Year 2016

Okuda in Youssofia, Morocco<p>It was a good year for Spanish artist <b>Okuda San Miguel</b>, who spent his days painting his vivid murals all over the world. …

The body-toning, heart-pumping workouts you can do anywhere

Even when you have the best intentions of making it to spin class, staying devoted to your favorite studio or gym when it’s freezing and dark outside …

Am I a Christian, Pastor Timothy Keller?

What does it mean to be a Christian in the 21st century? Can one be a Christian and yet doubt the virgin birth or the Resurrection? I put these questions to the Rev. Timothy Keller, an evangelical Christian pastor and best-selling author who is among the most prominent evangelical thinkers today. …

Faith

How America fails to learn from its racist history, in 2 paragraphs

Germans are taught that their historical horrors were collective failures. Americans, on the other hand…<p>Both the US and Germany have committed horrific racist atrocities in the past. But Americans learn about their own cruelties differently than Germans do, writes Megan Carpentier for the …

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16 incredible gifts that give back this holiday season

Don't let the stress of the holiday shopping season get you down this year — there's plenty of good to go around.<p>Various companies are giving their …

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• About<br>• Sermons<br>• Books<br>• Church<p>Blog<p>Scott’s latst book, <i>From Weakness to Strength</i>, released in 2017 and is ready to order today!<p>Grab a Copy<p>About Scott<p>In March …

7 ways to practice emotional first aid

Psychologist Guy Winch lays out seven useful ways to reboot your emotional health … starting right now.<p>You put a bandage on a cut or take antibiotics …

Self-help