Paige Horst

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A Definitive LinkedIn User Guide for the Mature Professional

<b>A LinkedIn User Guide for the Mature Job Seeker or Professional</b><p>A LinkedIn profile can cause some confusion for more mature job seekers. You've been in the professional world longer than LinkedIn's been around, and you're <i>not quite certain</i> how to best use it. You aren't alone. It can be an excellent …

The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

Books

“The same rhetoric you hear from religious anti-vaxxers today are the arguments made against Cotton Mather”: Peter Manseau

<b>Glenn Beck, Cotton Mather, Jenny McCarthy (Reuters/AP/Wikimedia/Chris Keane/Fred Prouser)</b><p>Tracing the surprising roots of American religious history with the brilliant scholar Peter Manseau<p>Michael Schulson<p>March 7, 2015 8:30pm (UTC)<p>Did an Iroquois prophet named Handsome Lake inspire the Book of …

“She will dance at her wedding”: Healing the girl born without part of her brain

<b>Moshe Feldenkrais (© International Feldenkrais Federation Archive/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>The origin of Moshe Feldenkrais’ therapeutic method reads more like a spy thriller than a neuroscience textbook<p>Norman Doidge<p>March 2, 2015 12:30am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Brain’s Way of Healing: Remarkable …

The One Work Problem That Plagues Us All -- And Some Clever Ways To Fix It

I am a living, breathing victim of productivity traps. I'm scrolling through Tweetdeck, looking at really boring baby shower photos on Facebook and texting a group of people about what we'll do for dinner, all in place of writing about how to be more efficient and less distracted at work. The irony.<p>…

Why "Company Ready" Is A Crappy Idea

Because I run a cleaning blog, I tend to get asked a lot of questions about a wide variety of housekeeping-related topics. I’m not going to lie; most of them deal with cat pee, but lots of them involve how best to quickly clean up before guests arrive.<p>And that’s totally fine; I’m more than happy to …

Americans Have Never Loved Poetry More—But They Call It Rap

Poetry is no longer something we curl up to with a cup of tea. Instead, we take it in through earbuds. And America has never loved it more.<p>One hears …

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Online tracking is getting that much creepier

Marketers aren’t just following you on the Web. They’re now collecting data about your offline habits as well<p>The marketers that follow you around the web are getting nosier.<p>Currently, many companies track where users go on the Web—often through cookies—in order to display customized ads. That's why …

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Yasu Cleans Up Mac OS X and Fixes Glitches

Mac OS X: While Mac has a reputation for being more stable than other desktop operating systems, it still has problems at times. If your Mac has some …

9 Essential Detective Novels for People Who Don't Read Detective Novels

There's a blonde in a dumpster behind a restaurant. There's a brooding aunt and a butler with a grudge. Standing in one corner is a laconic detective. By page three you can already guess that it was Colonel Mustard who did it in the dining room with the lead pipe.<p>Detectives solve mysteries, but …

Porn, addictive? There’s no proof

The author of a new study on “porn addiction” talks with Salon about why the concept is all wrong<p>Porn addiction is arguably the diagnosis of our time. The idea has thrived in a time of anxiety about the proliferation of free, ever-intensifying adult material — and how it might be changing our …

The Wal-Mart-ization of higher education: How young professors are getting screwed

More and more faculty at America’s colleges and universities are underpaid and undervalued. Can that change?<p>In 2009, Money Magazine published a survey titled “The 50 Best Jobs in America.” Their reporters analyzed job data and conducted an online survey of thirty-five thousand people, taking into …

Going Alt-Ac: How to Begin | GradHacker

"Piled Higher and Deeper" by Jorge Cham, www.phdcomics.com. Used with permission.<p><i>Ashley Sanders is a doctoral candidate in the department of history</i> …

Shows on NPR, Ranked in Order From Glorious to Unbearable

In this unscientific evaluation of public radio programs, a list of the exquisitely terrifying tales, the twee never-ending stories, and the anchor …

The Ballad of Johnny France

Richard Ben Cramer explores the abduction of Olympic athlete Kari Swenson and the indefatigable sheriff who hunted her abductor.<p>Richard Ben Cramer …

This is your brain on religion: Uncovering the science of belief

From Pope Francis to Phil Robertson: Why are some people of faith generous — while others are nuts?<p>As far as I’m concerned, the most interesting question about religion isn’t whether God exists but why so many people are religious. There are around 10,000 different religions, each of which is …

8 Binge-worthy TV Shows You've (Probably) Never Heard of to Get You Through the Blizzard

<i>Sexed up Drs. Nina Proudman and Patrick Reid from the Australian TV show "Offspring"</i><p>Getting out of work early for the blizzard, but already burned through every season of "Orange is the New Black," "Breaking Bad" and "The Wire" three times over?<p>Don't despair; there are plenty of great TV shows …

How to Saber a Bottle of Champagne

<i>Today: Erik Lombardo, bar manager of Maialino and Spirit Guides columnist, shows Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs of Food52 how to saber champagne.</i><p>We already know you like to throw awesome parties: that you're an unflappable host, that your food will be perfect. But the key to making your party …

The 10 best movies of 2013

The year’s top 10, from Sarah Polley’s family chronicle to “12 Years a Slave” to Scorsese’s audacious comeback<p>Everybody who writes about movies dreads making these lists, yet all of us want to read <i>each other’s</i> lists. Partly we’re looking for affirmation, partly we’re looking for ideas, and partly …

The Busy Person’s Guide to Becoming a Fitness Minimalist

<b>by Joe Vennare for Life by DailyBurn</b><p>Imagine a workout that can be done anywhere, anytime. This routine doesn’t require any equipment. There’s no …

What You Missed But Shouldn’t Have In 2013

This year was one of the best in recent memory for movies, TV, music, and everything else in culture. Here’s what you probably overlooked but …

23 Ways To Up Your Makeup Game For New Year's Eve

If ever there were a night meant for glitter, neon, and *~*drama*~*, this is the one.

The 10 Best Records of 2013

Every year at this time, my friend Andy sends out a hotly excitable email asking his most music-crazed friends -- sound engineers, clubsters, DJs, me, anyone for whom music is less a casual dalliance and more like lifeblood -- to compile their personal lists of the year's best music, so we can all …

Salon’s ultimate book guide for 2013

Got gift certificates to spend? James McBride, Elizabeth Gilbert, Junot Diaz and many more have suggestions<p>Salon reached out to a bunch of writers who had new books out this year to find out what their favorite book of the year was. We saw a lot of books by big-name writers: Donna Tartt, Jonathan …

Federal judge allows same-sex marriage in Utah to continue

Same-sex marriages in Utah can continue after a federal judge denied the state's request Monday to put a temporary hold on the unions.<p>State attorneys argued that the stay was necessary while they appeal U.S. District Judge Robert J. Shelby's ruling Friday that allowed gay men and lesbians to …

Why the Original ‘Birds’ is Superior to Hitchcock’s Version

Know what Hitchcock’s The Birds is based on? Thought not, but you should because Daphne Du Maurier’s original story is superior and creepier in every …