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Polygamy Is Constitutional. Here's Why.

It's about autonomy and equal dignity.<p>Now that a U.S. appeals court has declined to strike down Utah’s bigamy laws, it’s reasonable to ask: What does the Constitution, properly interpreted, have to say about the topic?<p>Legally speaking, the issue can be split in two. The first question is whether a …

The 1 Thing That Will Get People to Listen to You Instantly | Inc.com

"The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place." --George Bernard Shaw<p>We've all read and listened to communication experts dole out advice on how to improve our communication skills. After all, good communication is the linchpin of every relationship.<p>In today's …

Zen and the art of getting things done

<b>(CNN) —</b> The new hot trend in Silicon Valley office culture is a Buddh-ish encouragement of workplace mindfulness. Guided meditation is the new free cafeteria meals.<p>But David Allen, the author of the international bestselling productivity bible, Getting Things Done, has been teaching people how to …

Meditation

She Lives In The Oldest Mall In America After 48 Abandoned Shops Are Transformed Into Homes

Barbara is a passionate writer and animal lover who has been professionally blogging for over 10 years and counting.<p>All across the globe, people are …

The government just admitted it will use smart home devices for spying

If you want evidence that US intelligence agencies aren’t losing surveillance abilities because of the rising use of encryption by tech companies, look no further than the testimony on Tuesday by the director of national intelligence, James Clapper.<p>As the Guardian reported, Clapper made clear that …

Surveillance

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How You Can Manage Email Like a Millionaire (5 Simple Rules)

How can you cut the time spent on emails in half? How can you get to "inbox zero" every single day?<p>I recently interviewed over 200 millionaires, entrepreneurs and highly successful solopreneurs for my new book, <i>15 Secrets Highly Successful People Know About Time Management.</i> I learned that …

Class or comfort? David Cameron rejects wedding ring

David Cameron has disclosed that he has bucked the modern trend of men wearing wedding rings, following the example of his father’s generation.<p>According to jewellers the male wedding band has become almost universal in the past decade, with 90 per cent of couples buying two rings rather than …

Engagement Rings

The ‘Sister Wives’ case, criminal punishment of polygamy and the free speech clause

I just filed a friend-of-the-court brief on behalf of the Cato Institute in the Sister Wives case — <i>Brown v. Buhman</i>, now pending in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit — and I thought I’d pass it along. (Thanks to Sina Safvati, Daniel Simkin, and Sabine Tsuruda, the Scott & Cyan Banister …

After Gay Marriage Legalization, Something Controversial Is Popping Up on Church Flag Poles Across America

Pastor Rit Varriale of Elizabeth Baptist Church in Shelby, North Carolina, is on a mission to encourage his fellow Christians to take a stand for their faith, but it’s his decision to raise the Christian banner above the American flag at his church that has created a fair bit of …

Millionaires Don't Use To-Do Lists

Do you really think Richard Branson and Bill Gates write a long to-do list and prioritize items as A1, A2, B1, B2, B3, C1 and on and on?<p>In my research into time management and productivity, I’ve interviewed over 200 billionaires, Olympians, straight-A students and entrepreneurs. I always ask them …

Time Management

Why are these 11 buildings illegal in most of Portland?

2314 and 2316 SE Salmon: built in 1927, illegal to build today. A ride this week took a closer look at “The Missing Middle.”<br>(Photos: …

Urban Design

Do Stay-at-Home Moms Deserve a Salary?

“A third child in New York City?” a wide-eyed acquaintance of mine once mused at a party. “Now that’s just a status symbol.” It means you can afford a three-, even a four-bedroom apartment, she explained, plus three sets of private school tuition. I laughed into my wine.<p>Stay-at-home motherhood here …

Parenting

The True Cost of Leaning In

Nanny ($709/week) + Baby Nurse ($1,680/week) + Housekeeper ($125/week) = the true price of “having it all.”<p>How much do you have to spend on household …

Stack up 1% optimizations of your environment, mind, and process to become 15x more productive

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora (@Quora): What are some little-known productivity tips from various professions?</i> <i>Answer</i> <i>by</i> <i>Justin Rosenstein</i> <i>(</i><i>@rosenstein</i><i>).</i><p>I’m a software developer, designer, and entrepreneur. I’m the co-founder of Asana, team productivity software that many great companies …

Enpass Password Manager Gets ownCloud/WebDAV Sync Support, Debian / Ubuntu Repository

<b>Enpass for Linux was updated today with ownCloud/WebDAV sync support, improved search functionality and more. There's also a new Debian/Ubuntu</b> …

Alabama rep looks to end marriage licenses … for everyone

Several weeks ago, some Republicans in the Oklahoma state legislature embraced a new resolution to the debate over marriage equality. Instead of …

“I feel like I die more every day”: The “bed death” of sexless marriage is real, and it’s heartbreaking

<b>(annebaek via iStock)</b><p>Whether it’s been months or years, people in sexless marriages go online to commiserate — and plot their escape<p>Tracy Clark-Flory<p>April 16, 2015 11:00pm (UTC)<p>"The mistake was getting married." That's how the post begins. Under the handle forever monkey, the 40-year-old woman …

Online Life

9 Easy Career Hacks That Very Few People Actually Do

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I gave a presentation to Womensphere a few months ago on the most valuable lessons I learned early in my career. Back when I was an entry-level investment banking analyst at Bear Stearns (R.I.P.), our trainers gave us some basic advice on …