Cory Comer

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26 Texts That Will Make You Laugh Way Harder Than You Should

Trust me.

Gorgeous Female Portrait Photography by Matt Marcheski

<b>Matt Marcheski</b> is a talented self-taught photographer and retoucher currently based in Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA. Matt focuses on portraiture, …

Photography

How to survive a nuclear bomb: 3 steps to save you in case of a missile or attack by North Korea

How likely is the threat of nuclear war? Despite escalating tensions with North Korea, some experts say fears are overblown. Others caution that the …

North Korea

‘I Just Did What Anybody Would Do.’ 5 Heroes Who Gave Us Hope in 2017

The deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Hurricanes that devastated America’s coastline. Wildfires that tore through homes and vineyards. …

If a scientific conspiracy theory is funny, that doesn’t mean it’s a joke

Why are flat Earth truthers having such a huge year online?<p>If you feel like flat Earth theory has gotten unaccountably popular recently, you’re right. According to Google Trends, search interest in the flat Earth conspiracy theory has already had several distinct peaks in the last year. (“The last …

A Voice of Hate in America’s Heartland

<i>This article has drawn significant feedback, most of it sharply critical. Read a response from The Times’s national editor here. And the reporter offers his thoughts on covering white nationalists here.</i><p>HUBER HEIGHTS, Ohio — Tony and Maria Hovater were married this fall. They registered at Target. …

Rights & Freedoms

Jeep Wrangler Pickup Could Get Optional Soft Top

Wrangler pickup may be available as a drop top<p>The upcoming Jeep Wrangler-based pickup could also be a convertible. According to a report from <i>Automotive News,</i> Jeeps new truck could receive a retractable soft top that can be lowered or completely removed just like in the Wrangler and Wrangler …

The number of teens who are depressed is soaring — and all signs point to smartphones

Around 2012, something started going wrong in the lives of teens.<p>In just the five years between 2010 and 2015, the number of U.S. teens who felt useless and joyless - classic symptoms of depression - surged 33 percent in large national surveys. Teen suicide attempts increased 23 percent. Even more …

Mental Health

79 Airbnbs That Will Blow Your Mind (Not Your Budget)

There are holiday rentals, and then there are holiday rentals so unique, they’ll make you laugh and squeal with excitement. And, while Airbnb has …

Domestic Violence is the 'Canary in the Coal Mine' for Mass Shootings

We may never know why a shooter opens fire on a church full of worshipers, or a school full of kids, or a movie theater full of couples. But when it …

Virtual Reality Gets Naughty

In early 2014 Ela Darling, 31, a pornographic actress, recorded her first virtual reality sex scene. She was in a college dorm room at the University of Maryland dressed in an R2-D2 swimsuit and high athletic socks. She sat on a twin bed, next to a wooden desk, and spoke to the camera as if it were …

Communism Through Rose-Colored Glasses

“In the spring of 1932 desperate officials, anxious for their jobs and even their lives, aware that a new famine might be on its way, began to collect grain wherever and however they could. Mass confiscations occurred all across the U.S.S.R. In Ukraine they took on an almost fanatical intensity.”<p>I …

The 10 biggest mistakes in NFL history

It didn't take long this season for the NFL to generate big-picture concerns about its decision to repopulate the Los Angeles region with two …

Is ‘Classical Liberalism’ Conservative?

Trump didn’t divide the right. Centuries-old philosophical divisions have re-emerged.<p>American conservatism is having something of an identity crisis. Most conservatives supported Donald Trump last November. But many prominent conservative intellectuals—journalists, academics and think-tank …

Social Security Numbers: Hacked, Hated—and Irreplaceable

After Equifax hack, bankers and policy makers say it is time to find a better tool to establish identities<p>No one intended for the Social Security number to become the cornerstone of Americans’ financial lives. But it has, and the Equifax Inc. hack has shown how ill-suited the nine-digit figure is …

Ex-Green Beret Nate Boyer writes open letter to Trump, Kaepernick, NFL and America

<i>Editor's note: More than a year after penning an open letter to Colin Kaepernick, former Army Green Beret and NFL player Nate Boyer writes another</i> …

The Lack of This 1 Trait Gets Every Leader in Serious Trouble

It could make or break your personal and professional reputation.<p>Ever been placed in a situation where your integrity was <i>really</i> put to the test? Let me share a little story from about fifteen years ago.<p>I was contracted by an HR firm to manage a one-day career conference for a top pharmaceutical …

Awakening The Giant

As Y.A. Tittle's memory fades and his body breaks down, the Hall of Fame QB finds fleeting moments of solace in a daughter's love and a final trip …

Amazon Is Testing Its Own Delivery Service to Rival FedEx and UPS

Amazon.com Inc. is experimenting with a new delivery service intended to make more products available for free two-day delivery and relieve …

eCommerce

Here’s What Many White Christians Fail To Understand About The NFL Protests

Christians of color have a radically different way of thinking about God and country.<p>When Tim Tebow knelt on the sidelines of a football game in a defiant and public act of faith during his years as an N.F.L. quarterback, he was adored as a darling of the American church. When Colin Kaepernick …

John Kasich Hints That He May Need To Leave The GOP

The Ohio governor also noted that Americans seem enthusiastic about the idea of candidates outside the two main parties.<p>WASHINGTON ― Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a top Republican leader and former candidate for the party’s presidential nomination, on Sunday said the GOP may be on a trajectory to lose …

The Superintendent Of The Air Force Academy Just Gave A Master Class On How To Lead

In a short five minute address Lieutenant General Jay Silveria inspired a nation<p>Yesterday, Lieutenant General Jay Silveria, addressed the Cadet Wing at the United States Air Force Academy Preparatory school. The purpose of the address was to discuss racial slurs written on the doors of …

President Trump should get down on his knees to beg forgiveness from the flag he profanes

He dodged the draft, insulted the Gold Star parents of an American solider and mocked P.O.W. John McCain. And he has the gall to tell NFL players to stand for the anthem? Give me a break.<p>"There are a lot of killers, we've got a lot of killers. What, you think (America) is so innocent?"<p>These words …

NFL quality of play isn't worse (but Colin Kaepernick might make it better)

Does the NFL have a quality-of-play problem? Over the first two weeks of the season, it's fair to say that the league hasn't exactly delivered much …

Michael Hayden: In Trump versus NFL, standing up for free speech

When I became director of CIA, I kept my Steelers season tickets. It really wasn’t a hard choice. My wife and I and the security detail willingly …

Donald Trump

Hansen Unplugged: Anthem protests not about disrespecting the flag

Former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick takes a knee during the national anthem in San Francisco last year. We noticed, but very few players joined …

If The Protest Outrages You, But The Cause Doesn't, You Are The Problem

Don't lose sight of what this is really about.<p>It has nothing to do with the military. It has nothing to do with veterans. It has nothing to do with the flag. It has EVERYTHING to do with the unjust and unlawful treatment of black Americans in this country. So I ask those who voiced their …

How straightforward dialog improves performance - The Business Journals

By Billy Arcement <br>– Contributing Writer,<p>Aug 24, 2017, 3:00am EDT<p>Perhaps it’s my heritage. Perhaps it’s just who I am. But an important part of my …

26 Disturbing Pictures From New York Subway History

And New Yorkers think they have it bad today...

Liberals can win again if they stop being so annoying and fix their 'hamburger problem'

On one hand, it's obviously true that Democrats suffer from a cultural disconnect from non-college-educated voters who have abandoned the party in droves. Democrats believe their economic agenda should appeal to people with lower incomes, yet income has become a poor predictor of partisan …