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The Outbound Journal

Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my …

Nutrition

I Took Notes on Every Chapter of a Stephen King Novel

Here’s what I found.I’m a fiction writer, and like many fiction writers out there I am always trying to refine my craft. One of my favorite authors …

Best TED talks related to Taijiquan, Qi Gong and Meditation

I truly enjoy watching TED talks. It’s so much better than watching another episode of Big Bang Theory… So I searched for what I think are the best …

Brave: Emma Stone Just Opened Up About Her Childhood Struggle With Object Permanence

Emma Stone might only be 29 years old, but she’s already done more to destigmatize something that many young Americans struggle with than any …

Emma Stone

5 Easy, Packable Spring Meals That Will Make Your Desk Lunch Feel Like a Picnic

If you’ve officially had enough of the leftover chicken noodle soup or beef and bean chili packed lunches, we hear you and we completely agree. Warm …

What GP Staff Members Can’t Travel Without

Surfing in Sri Lanka, riding a motorcycle across Chile, riding horses in Wyoming — we do all sorts of traveling here at <i>Gear Patrol</i>, and it’s …

A Selfish Argument for Making the World a Better Place – Egoistic Altruism

75 Magically Hilarious "Harry Potter" Tweets Will Cast A Laughter Spell On You

"I'm not above yelling Harry Potter spells at you until you go away."

Social Media

Hilarious Guide To Dog Breeds That Will Help You Choose Your Next Dog

There are so many dog breeds, it's incredibly easy to mistake one pooch for another. Luckily, St. Louis-based artist Grace Gogarty (a.k.a. Little …

10 Pieces of Native American Wisdom That Will Inspire the Way You Live Your Life

First Day on the Job

Craig and John debut a new segment: This Kind of Scene, looking at how different movies handle similar situations. The Hudsucker Proxy, The Devil …

Prada

Eight rules for writing historical short stories

The idea, I suppose, first came to me 13 years ago, as I was driving across the country, touring for my first book – a set of linked short stories …

Creative Writing

List: Things I’ve Said to My New Puppy or to a Republican Senator?

1. “Leave it.”2. “You are destroying the fabric of everything I hold dear.”3. “I know you think the barking protects us, but you can let these people …

Affordable Care Act

Steven Soderbergh has a new plan to make Hollywood movies outside the control of big studios

Though his biggest financial successes have come from Hollywood — like the "Ocean's Eleven" franchise or "Erin Brockovich," for which he was also nominated for a best director Oscar — he's been most comfortable being an independent.<p>He won his best director Oscar for "Traffic," through the …

Professional romance novelists can write 3,000 words a day. Here’s how they do it

Writing is not a sexy business. It’s not a rare butterfly that floats down and gently kisses you on the nose with a brilliant idea that conjures a hurricane of cash. It’s frustrating, and it’s lonely, and for most people, it doesn’t pay.<p>But one genre consistently makes it work. Romance writers who …

Creative Writing

How to Finally Start Living on Your Own Terms | Inc.com

1. Stop consuming caffeine.<p>Although people think they perform better on caffeine, the truth is they don't. Actually, we've become so dependent on caffeine that we use it to simply get back to our status-quo. When we're off it, we underperform and become incapable.<p>Isn't this absurd?<p>In his book, <i>The</i> …

Self-improvement

This American Tourist Went To Japan And Decided To Photograph Badly Translated English Shirts

As anybody who's been to Japan (or anybody who frequently visits Bored Panda) will know, there's no shortage of things to do in the Land of the …

The secrets to a truly restorative vacation

<i>Jason Travis</i><p>Research-backed advice for what you need to do on your holiday break (and how long you should do it for)<p>Most of us assume that the best …

J.K. Rowling just dropped a searing feminist tweetstorm everyone should read

Another day, another scorching tweet from <i>Harry Potter</i> author J.K. Rowling.<p>This time Rowling took on the all-too-familiar scene of a man degrading a …

the ford earth roamer XV-LTS camper makes off-the-grid living a reality

<b>earth roamer builds custom ford ‘F550’ expedition vehicles that combine the best in off-the-grid capability with modern, home-like interiors.</b> the …

Wearable Tech

A Story Idea Each Day for a Month — Day 25

A Story Idea Each Day for a Month — Day 25<p>This is the eighth year in a row I’ve run this series in April.<p>A man suspected of stealing a big rig filled …

25 Jokes That Are So Corny And Stupid, They're Actually Good

I dare you not to laugh.

Jokes

10 best road trips in the world | CNN Travel

Road Trips

75 Dad Jokes You're Going To Hate Yourself For Laughing At

What does a vegetarian zombie eat? “GRRRAAAAAIIIINNNNS!”

Puns of fun

Want to Propel Your Business Forward in 2017? Stop Doing These 17 Things | Inc.com

A new year is an opportunity to start with a clean slate and make major strides toward reaching your business goals.<p>But even with the best intentions, bad habits can derail your progress even before you start. Here are 17 bad habits to break, so you can propel your business forward:<p>1. Comparing …

Business Strategy

10 Success lessons from Robert Herjavec – “Shark Tank Star” for entrepreneurs

Share12<p>Tweet<p>Share41<p>+11<p>Shares 54<p>Robert Herjavec is a leading businessman in North America and stars on “Shark Tank”. He is also the CEO of Herjavec …

Entrepreneurship

30 Behaviors That Will Make You Unstoppable

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A <i>select few</i> are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own …

Motivation