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Backstage With Janis Joplin: Doubts, Drugs And Compassion

Janis Joplin felt a sense of outsider isolation throughout her life. She once said, "On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people. Then I go home alone."<p>But she wasn't alone — she had John Byrne Cooke.<p>Cooke was Janis Joplin's first and only road manager, from 1967 until her death from a heroin …

6 Things Weight-Loss Experts Want You to Know BEFORE You Start Trying to Drop Pounds

<b>You Don't Have to Be Perfect</b><br>Give yourself credit for making positive changes, no matter how small they are, or how far you are from so-called "perfect," says Beller. The point isn't perfection, it's improvement. So ask yourself, "What can I do today that’s better than yesterday?"<p><b>You Can't Stop Once</b> …

Q&A: 'Why Do I Crave Junk Food As Soon As I Start Eating Healthy?'

<b>The answer:</b> There are two theories as to why we crave any food: (1) Our bodies actually need that food or at least certain nutrients contained in it. (2) We simply want what we can’t have.<p>So when it comes to craving foods with little to no nutritional value—especially if you’re getting all of the …

8 Lunch Habits That Are Derailing Your Weight-Loss Efforts

<b>Waiting to break for lunch until later in the p.m.</b>: Waiting to eat until more than four hours has passed since breakfast means you’ll be ravenous by the time you do pick up something, so you risk overeating. “Even if you don’t think you’re hungry, make time to have lunch before 1 or 2 p.m.,” says …

Arizona congressional candidate denounces ad by gun control group | Reuters

(Reuters) - A Republican in a hotly contested Arizona congressional race fought back on Tuesday against an attack ad by gun control advocates, saying she has always favored barring stalkers from owning guns and dismissing suggestions to the contrary as “vile tactics.”<p>Martha McSally, a retired Air …

Feminism’s ugly internal clash: Why its future is not up to white women

From Beyoncé to the Internet to different policy priorities, white and black feminisms are not the same. Here’s why<p>Earlier this week, I received an email from a reader who wondered what my work might look like if I “included the feminist perspective.” Since black feminism infuses and shapes all of …