jbcartier

45 Flips | 5 Magazines | 23 Likes | 7 Following | @jbcartier | Keep up with jbcartier on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “jbcartier”

The Cars Play Greatest Hits at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2018 Induction

The Cars returned to their airtight New Wave hits on Saturday when they performed at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in …

Music

Why girls can be boyish but boys can't be girlish

<b>(CNN) —</b> For his birthday this year, my 5-year-old son asked for a My Little Pony sweatshirt. He didn't know that it was categorized as girls' clothing, only that, like his beloved Rainbow Dash, it was polychromatic, glittery, winged and perfect.<p>He has spent his early years in Oakland, California, …

Feminism

The midlife doldrums are a social crisis. Now there’s momentum for some radical fixes.

“I think what we’re seeing,” Marc Freedman told me when I interviewed him one summer day, “right in front of our nose, is the emergence of a new period of life.”<p>Freedman is in his late 50s and lives and works in San Francisco. As the founder and CEO of a nonprofit called Encore.org, he sees his job …

After decades of globalisation, our political system has become obsolete – and spasms of resurgent nationalism are a sign of its irreversible decline. By Rana Dasgupta<p>What is happening to national politics? Every day in the US, events further exceed the imaginations of absurdist novelists and …

Civil Rights

A Son Took His Mother Out Fishing. She Never Came Back.

Shortly after 11 p.m. on a warm Saturday in September 2016, 22-year-old Nathan Carman and his mother, Linda, untied their boat, the <i>Chicken Pox,</i> and …

Crime

The Secret Language of Girls on Instagram

D Dipasupil—Getty Images for Extra<p>Loic Venance—AFP/Getty Images<p>Anthony Harvey—Getty Images<p>Joe Scarnici—Getty Images<p>Jason Kempin—Getty …

Life Advice From Winston Churchill | The Art of Manliness

Last month, we published a post on 6 reasons why it’s especially hard to become an adult in the modern world, and argued that despite this …

How to Reduce Stress Like a Navy SEAL

These are stressful, uncertain times. How are we supposed to be calm and productive workers amid all this chaos?<p>There is one simple way to cage the …

Why We Should Celebrate the Masks of Masculinity | The Art of Manliness

Though he’s been called the greatest combat general of modern times, George S. Patton didn’t feel like a natural born leader.<p>In fact, as a boy he was …

Darkest Hour

1992 vs 2017

Free MIT Course Teaches You to Watch Movies Like a Critic: Watch Lectures from The Film Experience

We all have our favorite film critics. Maybe we gravitated to them because they write well or because they share our tastes, but the very best of …

Charlie Chaplin

Dig team stumble across thousands of pristine artefacts at ancient Vindolanda garrison site in Northumberland<p>Archaeologists are likening the discovery to winning the lottery. A Roman cavalry barracks has been unearthed near Hadrian’s Wall, complete with extraordinary military and personal …

Archaeology

How to Lose Weight and Still Eat Man Food | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Justin Fauci of Lean Muscle Project.</i><p>When you hear the word “diet” what’s the first thing that comes to …

A Violent, Biblical Adult Fairy Tale That Will Blow You Away

Based on a Brothers Grimm fairy tale, filmmaker Sébastien Laudenbach’s ‘The Girl Without Hands’ is the best animated film of the year (so far).<p>Given …

Drumi Portable Washing Machine

Drumi Washing Machine is the way to go if you want your laundry to go green, with next to zero environment foot print because it uses almost no …

Washing Machines

Easy Adirondack Hikes: Glory on the summit of Coney Mountain (Tupper Lake Triad)

Summit of Coney Mt, Tupper Lake<p>Our latest family challenge is to complete the Tupper Lake(TL) Triad. We have hiked Coney Mountain, Goodman Mountain …

Hiking

Human chain saves family from drowning

“I honestly thought I was going to lose my family that day,” Roberta Ursrey said. “It was like, ‘Oh God, this is how I’m going.’ ”<p>PANAMA CITY BEACH, …

Empathy

When coffee is life

You Asked: What’s the Best Way to Lose Weight?

If you’re hoping to drop a few pounds for an upcoming vacation, the old “calories in, calories out” method can be effective. Combine a meager diet …

Kunjamuk Cave

A Break in the Weather<p>After what seemed like weeks and weeks of non-stop rain, we finally got some much needed sunshine in the Adirondacks. So, I …

Watch Seth Meyers Take "A Closer Look" at Republican Reactions to Comey News

There are so many scandals, bombshells and bowel-shattering reveals occurring these days, the Trump years (assuming there’s more than one) are …

Donald Trump

A new report suggests that the marriage of AI and robotics could replace so many jobs that the era of mass employment could come to an end

Artificial Intelligence

How To Change A Motorcycle Tire

Tired of paying someone else to mount and balance your tires? With a few basic tools and a little technique you can get your tubeless tires swapped …

Watching James May Reassemble a Honda Minibike Is Absurdly Soothing

BBC's The Reassembler is the best thing on TV right now, even if wrenching isn't quite your cup of tea.<p>I'm a huge fan of James May's <i>The Reassembler.</i> In case you haven't come across it yet, it's all in the title. A one man show in which Mr. May takes all the pieces of a mechanical object and puts it …

A Brief History of the Universal Japanese Motorcycle

Reading time: about 6 minutes.<p>5 Minute Histories<br>• eBay<br>• Motorcycles<p>The creation of the Japanese sword gives us an insight into the thinking behind the …

Discover How To Navigate Tupper Like A Local

Traveling like a local...<p>I don't know about you, but I know that when I'm traveling, I don't want to feel like a "tourist." I want to experience …

Hiking

The Survival-at-Sea Story That Hollywood Couldn't Out-Dramatize

The sinking of the USS <i>Indianapolis</i>, at the tail end of World War II, was the worst at-sea disaster in U.S. naval history. Nearly 900 sailors died, an outcome that led to the unfair court-martial and, later, pardon of Captain Charles McVay. The <i>Indianapolis</i> also inspired a haunting monologue in <i>Jaws</i> …

Lake George Hiking Trails with the Best Views

Let's face it - Lake George in the Adirondack Mountains of New York is an incredibly scenic area, all around. No matter what section of the lake …

Hiking

In this new world, now is the time to support fearless, independent journalism

After one of the most divisive, dark and damaging election campaigns in US political history, Donald Trump will be the 45th president of the United States. His victory sets in motion massive shifts in national and foreign policy, and will no doubt have a huge impact on debates around race, criminal …

Donald Trump