Albert Do

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Why Standing with Your Feet Close Together Can Help You Build Bigger Arms

If you think it sounds too good to be true, just try it<p>Think you can't do another rep of your favorite upper-body lift? Try this trick: Stand with your feet closer together.<p>"It's called blocking your feet, and it gives you a firm base of support while engaging all of your muscles from your toes to …

FIO Is A Simple, Attractive Time Zone Tracker

One of the things I love about working with people all around the world is that I feel like an international woman of mystery. Unfortunately, by “mystery” I mean time zones and my propensity for mixing them up, especially since I live in a country that does not participate in daylight saving …

Extreme capitalism of the Muslim Brothers

The Muslim Brothers’ economic credo of free enterprise unhampered by state interference is more closely consonant with neoliberal doctrine than was …

Fork and knife use: Americans need to stop cutting and switching.

<i>You have nice table manners. For an American.</i><p>A European businessman once paid me that backhanded compliment at a dinner in London. If only I’d had …

Pandora Paid Over $1,300 for 1 Million Plays, Not $16.89

David Lowery’s “My Song Got Played On Pandora 1 Million Times and All I Got Was $16.89” article has been picked up over and over and over, including …

The Power of Names

The German poet Christian Morgenstern once said that “all seagulls look as though their name were Emma.” Though Morgenstern was known for his nonsense poetry, there was truth in his suggestion that some linguistic labels are perfectly suited to the concepts they denote. “Dawdle” and “meander” sound …

'The Operators,' by Michael Hastings (Review)

From the reporter who brought down McChrystal, a provocative new book about Afghanistan, the media, and the U.S. military. Matt Gallagher reviews …

Demonizing Edward Snowden: Which Side Are You On?

As I write this, a bunch of reporters are flying from Moscow to Havana on an Aeroflot Airbus 330, but Edward Snowden isn’t sitting among them. His whereabouts are unknown. He might still be in the V.I.P. lounge at Sheremetyevo International Airport. He could have left on another plane. There are …

Why China Let Snowden Go

In the single strange month he spent in Hong Kong, Edward Snowden evolved from a tourist to a fugitive to an icon, and, finally, an irritant. And, in the end, the governments with the power to decide his fate—Hong Kong and Beijing—faced a choice: the short-term pain of defying a U.S. request for …

The Runaway General: The Profile That Brought Down McChrystal

‘How’d I get screwed into going to this dinner?” demands Gen. Stanley McChrystal. It’s a Thursday night in mid-April, and the commander of all U.S. …

Carriers predict delays, waive change fees due to Hurricane Earl

U.S. airlines are warning passengers flying along the East Coast from Maine to Asheville, N.C., over the next few days that they may face weather …

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