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13 Simple Ways To Make People Love Talking To You

There are more subtle skills than just being a good listener.

Self-help

Why You Should Never, Ever Drain Your Pasta In The Sink

If you drain your pasta water through a colander and down the sink, you’re throwing away an invaluable asset that cooks call “liquid gold.”<p>(The term “liquid gold” has also been used to refer to wood cleaner, hair products and of course, urine. For the love of God, please don’t confuse pasta water …

Italian Food

Your iPhone is driving Apple to desperate measures in a race that’s bad for the planet

The work is not easy at the Kamoto Underground Mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), where laborers — some of them children — spend long …

Legal Pot States See Major Dramatic Changes In Violent Crime Rates

HomeNewsPolitics<p>0<p>Can You Pass The World’s Shortest IQ Test? Only 17 Percent Get A Perfect Score<p>Federal Study Dismantles Every Argument Against a …

Cannabis

6 Types of Toxic People You Should Never Hire | Inc.com

Finding the right people to hire is one of the bigger challenges for companies today. It is expensive and time-consuming, and the process makes it difficult to really get to know the candidates. Not to mention that high-quality hires are hard to come by.<p>When recruiting new employees, though, there …

Entrepreneurship

Food-safety expert warns latest bizarre Silicon Valley $60 'raw water' trend could quickly turn deadly

When food-safety expert Bill Marler saw The New York Times' trend piece on Silicon Valley's recent obsession with raw water, he thought he was reading a headline from The Onion.<p>According to The Times, demand for unfiltered water is skyrocketing as tech-industry insiders develop a taste for water …

Silicon Valley

What Tech Tools Frequent Travelers Should Always Pack

<i>How do New York Times journalists use technology in their jobs and in their personal lives? Lucas Peterson, who writes the Frugal Traveler column, discussed the tech he’s using.</i><p><b>As the Frugal Traveler, you visit countries all over the world on a tight budget. What are your favorite tech tools for</b> …

Travel Writing

Racism, fundamentalism, fear and propaganda: An insider explains why rural, white Christian America will never change

As the aftermath of the election of Donald Trump is still being sorted out, a common theme keeps cropping up from all sides: “Democrats failed to …

Great Depression

How Bernie Sanders Was the Only Candidate to Uphold an Essential Pro-Market Principle

<i>By Guy Rolnik</i><p>Last month, The George J. Stigler Center at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business launched the Capture Index that looks at …

The Secret Ways Social Media Is Built for Addiction

They're using manipulative tricks from casinos, among other things.<p>On February 9, 2009, Facebook introduced the Like button. Initially, the button was an innocent thing. It had nothing to do with hijacking the social reward systems of a user's brain.<p>"The main intention I had was to make positivity …

Social Media

Stop Confusing Your Nerves With Having Anxiety

Nothing is more fashionable right now than anxiety disorders.<p><i>Fighting Words is a column in which writers rub you the wrong way with their unpopular but well-argued opinions on fitness, health, nutrition, what have you. Got something to get off your chest? Send your pitch to tonic@vice.com.</i><p>As …

Reality TV

ContractorTalk.com

KitchenAndBath Posted new blog3/19/2018, 9:04 AM<p>As a professional kitchen and bath renovator in Toronto, Mississauga and Richmond Hill we keeping …

How The Hell Do We Reach These People??

<b>I tried reaching out to a Trump supporter yesterday.</b><p>So yesterday, I had an interesting conversation with my Uber driver. I was in the car with him …

We Were Just Thrust Into a New Age in Astronomy

This past fall, a paper was published by a team from the University of Nottingham that claimed our universe harbors two trillion galaxies – ten times …

James Webb Space Telescope

Is Big Guitar Inc. on the Way Out?

The owners of major guitar brands like Fender and Gibson--and the Guitar Center big box chain that serves as their dominant channel of …

Santa Cruz

If "Did Not Vote" Had Been A Candidate In The 2016 US Presidential Election, It Would Have Won By a Landslide

<i>Map created using 270 To Win, based on reddit user Taillesskangaru’s posts here and updated here.</i><p>The map above shows what the 2016 US Presidential …

How to Have the Best Music-Fueled Summer of Your Life in LA

For sheer size, diversity, and number of venues and acts, Los Angeles has the bona fides to stake its claim as the best music city in the U.S., …

Quit Your Job And Live Abroad: 8 Places So Cheap You Might Not Need To Work

Photo credit: Bengt Nyman/Flickr<p>Have you ever fantasized about quitting your job and moving to a place where it’s so cheap that you barely need to work — if at all? “It’s a great idea, and it’s not that far-fetched,” says Kathleen Peddicord, who has turned this fantasy into a business. As founder …

Panama City

The best new free VST/AU plugin effects to download in 2017

Free FX<p><b>We’ve already told you about some of</b> <b>the best free plugin synths</b> <b>of the past 12 months, and now our look back at the year in freeware moves on</b> …

On Peninsula and in South Bay, RVs Have Become Symbol of Homelessness

Anderson-Williams raised her kids in nearby Burlingame, but last year she had a falling out with her landlord and couldn’t find anyone willing to …

Silicon Valley

Let’s not be shy about why Trump is president

So here we are, six months later. How time has trudged.<p>But the calendar does not lie. On Thursday, we will be half a year through the Trump Era. And, …

Being Busy Permanently Reduces Your Capacity to Think Deeply and Creatively

The other day a friend mentioned that he’s looking forward to autonomous cars, as it will help lower the accident and fatality rates caused by …

Henry Rollins: America's Real Safety Net Is Drugs, Alcohol, Cheap Food and Free Porn

Since I’ve been alive, the country has operated like a stick-shift car, driven by someone who has no idea how the parts work. There’s been a lot of …

Mitch McConnell

Forget Politics, I Oppose Donald Trump Because He's a Vile Piece of Sh*t

There are plenty of political reasons I oppose Donald Trump. From his vilification of minorities, to his devotion to the soundly debunked economic …

Donald Trump

Science says lasting relationships come down to 3 basic traits

Helen Fisher, biological anthropologist and author of "Anatomy of Love," put happy couples in long-term relationships into brain scanners. The results gave her an insight into what makes a relationship last.<p><b>Follow TI:</b>On Facebook

Relationships

X-ray Blast Produces a 'Molecular Black Hole'

When researchers want to take pictures of very small things, like individual molecules, they have to get creative. When scales shrink to seemingly …

Physics

Introverts Don’t Hate People, They Hate Shallow Socializing

I like to make jokes about how much I hate people. As an introvert, it’s easy to do. The stereotype of the misanthropic introvert is backed by …