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Costs, Benefits of a Generator

Many insurers will give you a discount of about 5% on your homeowners premium for installing an automatic standby generator.<p><i>Our electricity was off</i> …

Natural Gas

Why Albert Camus Remains Controversial

Camus’s legacy is haunted by his hesitation to support Algerian independence, but Adam Kirsch says that he gets to the heart of questions over when …

You can be forgiven if you have never heard of 2006's Idiocracy. From the box office numbers, few bothered to actually pay to see Beavis & Butthead …

Box Office

Naomi Klein: How science is telling us all to revolt

Is our relentless quest for economic growth killing the planet? Climate scientists have seen the data – and they are coming to some incendiary …

How and Why to Become a College Professor | The Art of Manliness

Once again we return to our So You Want My Job series, in which we interview men who are employed in desirable man jobs and ask them about the …

You Can’t Be a Wimp—Make the Tough Calls

Photography: Jared Leeds<p>As one of the world’s preeminent advisers to CEOs and boards, Ram Charan has spent the past 35 years on the road, watching hundreds of executives deal with their toughest challenges. He regularly shares the insights from his experiences in speeches and the classroom and is …

Lenovo Launches Yoga Tablet With Multiple Modes and a Side of Ashton Kutcher

Ashton Kutcher is back, pushing another tech product. But it’s not a Nikon camera or a Steve Jobs movie. Rather, it’s a new tablet from Lenovo.<p>The …

Soylent: An Offbeat Food Idea Investors Are Taking Seriously

Back in April, we described Rob Rhinehart's experiment concocting something that could give him all the nutrition and none of the hassle of food.<p>Rhinehart, you see, is a 25-year-old electrical engineer in San Francisco who'd grown exceedingly frustrated with the time and effort of purchasing, …

Cosmo Magazine 1902: What Men Like in Other Men | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: The following article appeared in a 1902 issue of Cosmopolitan Magazine (which started out as a quality family magazine before</i> …