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How Two Men Tried to Start a Hate-Free ‘Gay Town’ in the Nevada Desert

Stonewall Park was a mid-1980s dream that never quite came to fruition.<p>Fred Schoonmaker was the visionary; Alfred Parkinson, whom he called his …

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Try this powerful psychology trick to break yourself from negative thought cycles

Do you criticize yourself? Do you ever think you’re not good enough? Most people self-talk, however when that self-talk becomes negative, it can …

15 Enlightening Rumi Quotes That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

Rumi was a famous poet who has influenced countless generations across the world.<p>He has been described as the most popular poet ever and best selling …

How to Trust That You'll Be Okay No Matter What

<b>“The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable uncertainty; not knowing what comes next.” ~Ursula K. Le Guin</b><p>Did you play with …

52 Good Morning Meditations that Will Calm the Chaos in Your Life

<i>It’s not what you say to everyone else that determines your life; it’s what you whisper to yourself that has the greatest power.</i>The happiness of your …

20 Tiny but Powerful Ways to Accelerate Your Personal Growth

Small shifts lead to big results.<p>When it comes to self-development, it's the small stuff that often makes the biggest difference.<p>Too often, people think about big changes in terms of big decisions. They think it's a sweeping action that moves the needle, when really it's the incremental steps made …

Zen Philosophy Reveals How to Overcome Your Insecurities in 5 Deceptively Simple Steps

We all have insecurities. No one is perfect.<p>Some people hide them, while others show them in full display. Many of us can be overwhelmed and worried …

Are You Exceptionally Likable? 9 Reasons People Decide They Like You

More good news: possessing each of these qualities will also make you happier.<p>No one has enough friends. And if that's not reason enough to be likable, we tend to do business and build professional and relationships with people we like. We're instinctively drawn to people who are modest, agreeable, …

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Embracing These Mindsets Will Immediately Improve Your Life

Your life is your creation. You have most things you need to shape it and make it incredible. It’s not something that happens to you — unless you …

How To Get Started On Your Dream

<i>(An excerpt from</i> <i>If You Can Count to Four</i> <i>available on</i> <i>Amazon</i><i>)</i><p>It has been said by a wise old sage, that to get started on a journey is to be half way …

5 Daily Habits of the Brightest and Happiest People

It comes down to what you can and cannot control.<p>Every day we are faced with decisions that are out of our control. Next time you miss that important appointment because the Uber driver got lost, or your grumpy boss is throwing a hissy-fit, remember to chalk it up to chance. You're not …

‘Follow your passion’ is wrong, here are 7 habits you need instead

It’s common wisdom. Near gospel really, and not just among young people and founders. Across generational lines, sentiments like those from Steve …

This is how to make friends as an adult: 5 secrets backed by science

When you were a kid it was a lot easier. In college you almost had to be trying not to make friends. But then you're an adult. You get busy with …

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10 Things I Had to Give Up to Heal My Anxiety

This post is by Benjamin Foley, Writer @ Observer, CNBC “AdaptThe post 10 Things I Had to Give Up to Heal My Anxiety appeared first on iamwire.

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7 science-backed tips for reading faster and retaining more

But as modern readers, it's hard to find time to spend in their company.<p>Adding to that is the fact that, even when we do find the time, it's not always a given that we'll retain what we've read.<p>But what if we could? Would you feel more confident at work? Would you start a new project? Would you be …

Learning

Create an Extraordinary Life: 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Daily

<b>“We have one precious life: do something extraordinary today, even if it's tiny. A pebble starts the avalanche.” ~K.A. Laity</b><p>Do you have a vision of a …

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Videos Revealing Every Change Made To The Original Star Wars Trilogy

George Lucas caught a lot of flak from fans when he decided to add a bunch of CGI scenes to the original <i>Star Wars</i> trilogy.<p>He caught even more heat …

TRON Lightcycle Working Replica for $40,000 USD

At a starting price between $25,000 to $40,000, a working lightcycle replica from 2010’s TRON<p>At a starting price between $25,000 to $40,000, a …

1book140: Vote for a Science-Fiction Book to Read in April

Choose the Twitter book club's next read from an array of supernatural thrillers and dystopian futures.<p>Just because many of us are still working on our March selection—Ali Abunimah’s <i>The Battle for Justice in Palestine</i>—doesn’t mean we can’t get the ball rolling for April. Below, vote for one of the …

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The Greatest Albums of 2014

I listened to more than 900 new releases during 2014—all styles, all genres. My family is ready to mount an intervention, and cancel my streaming …

The Best Netflix Original Series To Watch Right Now

We all love Netflix. It’s always there for us after a stressful day at work or a bored weekend at home. But, we can all agree settling on one …

Entertainment

Jessie Ware Shares Dev Hynes Collaboration "Want Your Feeling"

Jessie Ware's <i>Tough Love</i> is out October 6 in the UK and October 21 in North America. Today, she's shared the new single "Want Your Feeling", which is a collaboration between Ware and Devonté Hynes, aka Blood Orange.<p>The video for the track is reportedly coming tomorrow. <b>Update</b>: Watch Ware perform …

FKA twigs

<i>Photo by David Burton</i><p>FKA twigs, the 26-year-old singer and producer born Tahliah Barnett, paces around her Manhattan hotel room on an evening in late June, impatiently refreshing her email on her iPhone. The Londoner is waiting for Nabil Elderkin, the in-demand director behind videos like Frank …

Hudson Mohawke Announces Chimes EP, Shares Title Track

Hudson Mohawke: "Chimes" (via SoundCloud)<p>Fresh off his performance at Pitchfork Music Festival this weekend, Scottish producer Hudson Mohawke, one half of TNGHT and a G.O.O.D. Music affiliate, has announced a new EP, as FACT points out. It's called <i>Chimes</i>, and it's out September 30 on Warp. The …

Beyoncé Does New Version of "Crazy in Love" for 50 Shades of Grey

Are you ready for something unbearably sexy? The upcoming film adaptation of S&M blockbuster <i>50 Shades of Grey</i> will include an alternate version of Beyoncé and Jay Z's "Crazy in Love", which you can preview in the movie's trailer. Watch it below. It's safe for work, though you may have to explain to …

Jessie Ware Releases "Share It All", Co-Written With the XX's Romy Madley-Croft

Jessie Ware is set to release a new album, <i>Tough Love</i>, later this year. She's now shared "Share It All", which was co-written with the xx's Romy Madley-Croft and produced by Julio Bashmore. It will appear on the deluxe edition of <i>Tough Love.</i><p>Watch Ware perform "Imagine It Was Us" at Primavera Sound: