Henry James

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Why Anxious People Should Try Meditation

People who suffer from anxiety are often plagued by repetitive thoughts, which can distract from the task at hand and affect mood and productivity. …

A 'Hamilton'-Themed Gift Guide For The #HamFan In Your Life

"The Hamilton Mixtape" is finally available. But there's so much more out there to give.<p>“The Hamilton Mixtape” has arrived. And most fans have likely bought or streamed the record in its entirely since the midnight release on Dec. 2. So, assuming the “Hamilton” devotee in your life already has this …

Shopping

Steve Bannon hails Trump's 'economic nationalist' agenda

Republicans will “govern for 50 years” if Donald Trump is able to deliver on the promises he made on the campaign trail, incoming White House chief strategist Steve Bannon told The Hollywood Reporter in an interview published Friday.<p>Contrary to the way he’s been portrayed in the press in the days …

Donald Trump

A Plea To Concerned Republicans: Urge The Electoral College To Save The Nation From Trump

A small movement -- initially dismissed with contempt -- has now acquired impressive momentum: the drive to have the Electoral College thwart the dangerous presidency of Donald Trump. Millions are now involved; the strategy has been covered in the national media; and the goal, however unlikely, is …

Clinton: 'There have been times when I wanted never to leave the house again'

Hillary Clinton has made her first public appearance since conceding the election to Donald Trump a week ago, challenging supporters to continue the fight for a country that is “hopeful, inclusive and big-hearted”.<p>“I will admit coming here tonight wasn’t the easiest thing for me,” Clinton told the …

Middle-class

Donald Trump has killed American exceptionalism: Why his election was the deathblow for our great national myth

The notion of the U.S. as a uniquely free nation was on life support before the coup de grâce: Trump’s victory<p>When I was a child there were moments when I would cry proud tears of patriotism upon hearing the national anthem or reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. With age comes wisdom, and …

4 Secrets to All-Day Energy

by Terri Trespicio<p>Why can we never get enough done in a day? It's not because we're inefficient or bad at what we do. In fact, it's less about time management--and more about energy management. Let us explain.<p>You don't need to force yourself to jam more in. The key is to respect and cultivate …

Hemingway’s Tough-Love Letter of Advice to F. Scott Fitzgerald on Writing and Turning Suffering into Creative Fuel

“Forget your personal tragedy… Good writers always come back. Always.”<p>In the spring of 1934, just before dispensing his finest advice on writing and ambition to an aspiring writer who had hitchhiked atop a coal car across the country to see him, <b>Ernest Hemingway</b> (July 21, 1899–July 2, 1961) received …

Literature

Straight up

<i>I’m in my mid-40s, straight, never married. Ten months ago, my girlfriend of three years dumped me. She got bored with the relationship and is</i> …

Relationships

The 6 Talks a Couple Needs to Have Before Marriage

Unless your Facebook feed is very different from mine, you must have noticed that wedding and engagement season is in full swing. Looking at the …

The savage philosophy of Donald Trump: How he doubled-down on his terrifying foreign policy

Even as his campaign has begun losing some momentum, has ratcheted up the violent rhetoric<p>Is there a luckier politician in America than Donald Trump? Just as he starts to lose some altitude in the race, having to face a certain deluge of media scrutiny all day Sunday and Monday in the wake of the …

The world watches the U.S. presidential race with ‘disbelief’

As the prospect of Donald Trump winning the Republican Party’s presidential nomination grew more realistic, the questions became more common: what …

The Republican 'establishment' made Donald Trump's nomination possible

Members of the Republican "establishment" are finally grappling with the likelihood that their party is about to nominate Donald Trump. But they still don't understand how they brought this phenomenon on themselves.<p>Here is my suggestion to them: If you want to understand how Trump invaded your …

John Oliver explains one of the sneakiest ways politicians rip off Americans

Yes, Oliver knows the topic isn't sexy. "Hello, people watching for the first time because of our Trump piece. And, also I presume, goodbye ... Thanks for checking in," he said by way of introduction.<p>The thing is, the show does a great job of explaining why Americans should care about special …

School Districts

Conservative group releases brutal anti-Trump ads featuring veterans calling him a 'con man'

The ads, from the conservative American Future Fund, feature veterans disavowing Trump's statements about prisoners of war and end with the text: "Trump's a phony. Stop him now."<p>In one ad, former Special Forces commander Michael Waltz, who served in Afghanistan, said that Trump "hasn't served this …