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She lied to herself every night for a year. Here's what happened when she was honest.

Why Brainstorming Is A No-Good, Very Bad Thing That We Should All Stop Doing Immediately


On the Red Couch with Author and Physician Deepak Chopra

Inside Flipboard / December 5, 2013<p>It’s not every day that red couch interviewees respond to our questions with quotes like, “Healing is the return …

Is CrossFit Killing Us?

IN JULY, nearly 300,000 people tuned in live on ESPN2 to watch 26-year-old Rich Froning and 31-year-old Samantha Briggs win the Reebok CrossFit Games, the last two standing after out-muscling 138,000 global participants in three rounds of competition. For their efforts, which included CrossFit …


Your Diet Is Going to Fail

There is a terrific commentary in this week’s <i>Journal of the American Medical Association</i> (JAMA) that calls for an end to the diet debate. The idea is that while the research community, public, and various members of the weight-loss industrial complex argue about all sorts of diet schemes, the …

Weight Loss

Washington subdued as damage assessment begins

The skies turned grey in Washington Thursday. The mood in the capital was just as dark.<p>One might have expected at least quiet celebration. Late Wednesday, politicians ended a weeks-long standoff over the budget, passing legislation that re-instated the federal government's spending authority and …


A Primer on Flashlights: Every Man Should Carry a Torch | The Art of Manliness

From helping you find your way back to your campsite, to allowing you to find a missing widget under the bed, to providing illumination when the …

Paralyzed by Polarization

Even the hyper-partisans in Congress are beginning to feel the heat from overwhelming public disapproval. John Avlon on why it's time for the common …