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The Hidden Psychedelic History of Philosophy: Plato, Nietzsche, and 11 Other Philosophers Who Used Mind-Altering Drugs

Trip reports of the most famous philosophers.The post The Hidden Psychedelic History of Philosophy: Plato, Nietzsche, and 11 Other Philosophers Who …

Here's What Leonardo DiCaprio's Face Looked Like When Chris Rock Called Him Out During Oscars Monologue

Yeah, Chris picked on Leo.<p>Chris Rock's opening monologue for Sunday's Academy Awards included his take on why this is the "wildest, craziest" Oscars ever because of the #OscarsSoWhite controversy. He explained why Jada and Will are boycotting, the need for "black categories," and why Hollywood is …

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The Beginners Guide to Online Marketing<p>Chapter Fourteen<p>Written by Neil Patel & Ritika Puri<p>Loose Ends:<br>the Community Weighs In<p>What’s better than one …

How to Create a Social Media Marketing Strategy in 8 Easy Steps

A social media marketing strategy is a summary of everything you plan to do and hope to achieve on social media. It guides your actions and lets you …

Social Media

Mark Cuban's Financial Advice For Eventual Winner Of Powerball Jackpot

Yesterday Dallas Mavericks owner and billionaire Mark Cuban shared some financial advice for the future winner of the record breaking Powerball jackpot, $1.3 billion, with the Dallas Morning News. Cuban made a fast fortune by selling his company, Broadcast.com, to Yahoo for $5.7 billion, making him …

Mark Cuban

You May Not Realize It, But These Little Things Are Making You Unhappy

Unhappiness comes in many shades of gray. Sometimes people just lack joy. Is their emotional darkness their own choice? Or, are life circumstances …

Happiness

Your insurer wants to know everything about you

There is even talk of devices implanted under your skin.<p>The dollars these companies deal in mean any edge is valuable. Australia's general insurance …

Health Care

Couples who have sex just once a week are happiest

For decades self-help books and therapists have advised couples that the key to a successful relationship is sex…and plenty of it.<p>But a new study suggests that behind closed doors, the happiest partners are actually making love just once a week.<p>According to the University of Toronto-Mississauga …

Drones vs. Robots: The Battle For Our Delivery Future Is On

Amazon is banking on flying drones to be the delivery system of the future, but the founders of Skype have a more earthbound idea.<p>Since Amazon first talked about its plan to one day deliver packages by drone, the world has been captivated with that vision of the future. But a new company started by …

Slack's Stewart Butterfield says email is 'the cockroach of the internet' and we'll be living with it for the next 30 years

Once your company is on Slack, gone are the reply-all emails where someone just says "Thanks!" Those crushing inboxes full of dozens, hundreds or thousands of unread emails, seem so much less urgent when your company is on Slack.<p>And you've probably also noticed that the Slack mobile app has a …

How To Turn a Pumpkin Into A Keg

<i>By: Alex Robinson</i><p><i>Credit: Cole Saladino/Thrillist</i><p>Ah, fall. The season of pumpkin spice lattes, pumpkin pie, Oktoberfest, pumpkin picking (?), pumpkin carving, and finally, pumpkin kegs. That's right, pumpkin kegs.<p>While the majority of your peers will be trying their artistic hand at carving …

How to Be a Good Kisser – 10 Tips From Scientific Research

What Does Science Say About How To Be A Good Kisser?<p>Regular readers might be saying “<i>What the hell is this, Cosmo Magazine?</i>”<p>In all fairness, how to …

How to Use Your Subconscious to Change Your Life

“Never go to sleep without a request to your subconscious.” – Thomas Edison<p>Your subconscious loves to do work while your body performs other tasks …

15 Ingenious Ways To Maximize A Small Space

You don't have to feel claustrophobic ever again.<p>The struggle of finding room for all your stuff is real. Whether you live in a studio apartment or want to get more out of a small room, these small space design ideas will save your life. After all, no one ever complained about having too <i>much</i> space.

Small Spaces

18 Unusual Habits That Boost Your Energy More Than Coffee

“Being an entrepreneur is like eating glass and staring into the abyss of death.”<p>These words from Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX and Tesla, describe a mentality many founders can relate to as they go through the day-to-day grind of running a startup. Like Musk, entrepreneurs face huge ups and downs …

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Better Homes & Gardens Home

Living in a small space is tough, especially when your decorating options are limited by rental rules and landlord laws. Let these ideas inspire you …

Home Decorating

17 Of Our Favorite Breakfast Sandwiches in NYC

Gallery17 Of Our Favorite Breakfast Sandwiches in NYC<p>More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>What is it about breakfast sandwiches? They're always just what you wanted, and they're so much better than just plain breakfast. Whether they feature melted cheese or a …

Airstream Sport is less RV, more cocoon

Real estate is hard to come by in Marin these days, particularly in the county’s bucolic western reaches, where State Route 1 skirts Tomales Bay on its way north to Sonoma and Mendocino.<p>Given the area's natural beauty, and a market fuelled by nearby San Francisco's protracted economic boom, one …

How to Overcome Shyness | The Art of Manliness

For the last couple of weeks we’ve been exploring the subject of shyness. In our first post, we talked about the nature of shyness and its symptoms. …

Social Science Says Lasting Relationships Come Down To 2 Basic Traits

<i>By Derek Lovell, Guest</i><p>In her article, “Master of Love” author Emily Smith states that of all the couples that get married, only 3 in 10 remain in …

Brain Science Explains The Most Productive Ways To Procrastinate

Research on the brain’s decision-making systems reveals the five most productive ways to waste time.<p>Sit down to work on a specific task and you may find your mind veering off on a different track, spiraling down into the black hole of procrastination.<p>“We all experience motivational breakdowns, like …

Sequence thinking vs. cluster thinking

<i>Note: this is an unusually long and abstract post whose primary purpose is to help a particular subset of our audience understand our style of</i> …

How to Tell a Great Story

We tell stories to our coworkers and peers all the time — to persuade someone to support our project, to explain to an employee how he might improve, or to inspire a team that is facing challenges. It’s an essential skill, but what makes a compelling story in a business context? And how can you …

This 30-Minute Exercise Doubles Sales

Creating a shorter sales message increases your sales pipeline and makes opportunities easier to close.<p>Millions of companies cumulatively spend billions of dollars on email marketing but then send out sales messages that get few, if any, responses from potential customers.<p>That's a bit weird because …

Customer Service

The Five Parts of Brand Storytelling to Include Every Time

Too often, we sit down at our computers and pump out crap. Why not focus on the five parts of brand storytelling and put a stop to all the crapThe …

Public Relations

Turns Out, Humility Offers a Competitive Advantage

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In an age where authoritarian power is being questioned from the classroom to the boardroom, the emerging research is conclusive -- humility is a dramatically more powerful and effective way of leading.<p>Scientific inquiry into the power …

Leadership