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75 Views<p>Harry Nuriev, the founder and artist of Crosby Studios, enjoys designing a platform for independent designers. From custom furniture to art …

Why 'A Little Princess' Was the Most Beautiful Movie of Your Childhood

<i>Gravity</i> was one of my top movies this Oscar season, so I wasn’t surprised to learn that its director Alfonso Cuaron had worked on another favorite of …

Fred Phelps, Westboro Baptist Church Founder, Is 'On The Edge Of Death'

Fred Phelps, the founder of the highly controversial Westboro Baptist Church, which is known for protesting high-profile funerals with signs that read "God Hates Fags," is said to be dying at a hospice center in Kansas.<p>The news comes via Nate Phelps, one of Fred's estranged children, who wrote this …

Who Would Jesus Stone?

The Rev. James Manning wants to stone all homosexuals. The pastor of Atlah Missionary Baptist Church in Harlem said as much in a recent YouTube video, where he called upon his fellow Christians to take up stones against gays or be guilty of "advocating lawlessness." It is the law, he further …

Earth farthest from the sun on July 6

Planet Earth reaches a milestone today, as it swings out to <i>aphelion</i>, its most distant point from the sun. We reach this point on July 6, 2018, at …

On gendered pronouns: I was wrong

<b>(Zach Trenholm/Salon)</b><p>I wish to apologize. And clarify. And argue for what I think is right<p>Cary Tennis<p>June 28, 2013 12:00am (UTC)<p>Dear Reader,<p>I would like to make an apology.<p>In this recent column my prose was offensive. It was pointed out to me but, as often happens, it took a few days to sink in. I …

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“Friendship… requires more cultivation of mind to keep awake affection, even in our own hearts, than the common run of people suppose.”<p><i>“We can count on so few people to go that hard way with us,”</i> Adrienne Rich observed in her exquisite meditation on the art of honorable human relationships shortly …

Literature

Page 2 – An inventory of the meaningful life.

What a disorienting feeling to wake up one hot early-August morning and realize that exactly fifteen early-August mornings earlier, I had awakened to face my first day on American soil, having arrived alone as a teenage immigrant from Eastern Europe with $800 my parents had cobbled together to last …

Literature

Order to the Chaos of Life: Isabel Allende on Writing

Literary history is ripe with eloquent attempts to answer the ever-elusive question of why writers write. For <b>George Orwell</b>, it resulted from four universal motives. <b>Joan Didion</b> saw it as precious access to her own mind. For <b>David Foster Wallace</b>, it was about fun. <b>Joy Williams</b> found in it a gateway …

Iain Banks: the final interview

"You know, this might be my last public statement", Iain Banks said to me on the phone when I was setting up this interview, and at the time that …

Polly Courtney on self-publishing

<b>You achieved the dream of many a would-be author when you were signed up by HarperCollins. Why are you self-publishing your new book?</b><p>When I signed …

Thumb Your Nose at the NSA With Raspberry Pi

The NSA is watching you. But you can get around the agency's prying eyes with Tor and a Raspberry Pi.<p>Adafruit has created a handy how-to to help you …

Anger—How We Transfer Feelings of Guilt, Hurt, and Fear

How many times have you heard a child bellow to a parent (in the effort to avoid being punished): “<i>I</i> didn’t do it! <i>He</i> [or <i>she</i>] <i>did it!!!</i>”? And to …

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Men's Gear, Gadgets For Guys | Gift Guide For Men | werd.com

Posted in Bike and Sport<p>Compact and lightweight, the Ottolock uses a simple yet secure, cinch-style 3-digit combination lock mechanism that will …