Johnna Eaton Hansen

116 Flips | 7 Magazines | 49 Likes | 70 Following | 7 Followers | @johnnaeaton49ho | Keep up with Johnna Eaton Hansen 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 “Johnna Eaton Hansen”

Cubans Say ‘Nyet’ to Russian, Hoping to Learn English

As relations warm, islanders see opportunity in longtime enemy’s tongue<p>HAVANA—Cuba’s Museum of the Revolution defiantly jabs at former U.S. President Ronald Reagan with a mural of a cartoon cowboy and sign saying: “Thanks you cretin for h lped us TO STRENGTHEN THE REVOLUTION.”<p>Missing letters and …

Cuba

Harmony of Being: Returning to Our True Nature | Wake Up World

Guest Writer for Wake Up World<p>From time to time, we all have experiences when restlessness and discontent fade away, and we’re filled with a sense of …

Reese Witherspoon Really Knows Her Athletic Wear: See Petite Picks Inspired by the Star

"Make it work" moments are pretty frequent for women below the average height, especially when it comes to dealing with athletic wear (cue: painful …

Clothing

It didn’t start with Limbaugh and Trump: The deep roots of the GOP’s war on women

<b>(AP/Reuters/J. Scott Applewhite/Brendan McDermid)</b><p>Though Rush & The Donald draw attention for their vulgar misogyny, conservative assault on equality dates to Nixon<p>Heather Cox Richardson<p>August 22, 2015 12:00pm (UTC)<p>Donald Trump reduces the dog whistles of Movement Conservatism into cartoons that …

Feminism

Here's why Donald Trump won't win the Republican presidential nomination

Donald Trump’s authoritative lead in early polling in the 2016 Republican race for the presidential nomination has left Americans excited, confused and afraid.<p>Donald Trump tells Alabama pep rally 'I want the election to be held tomorrow'<p>Read more<p>Trump hasn’t been out of first place in national …

Government

She's Changing the Way Our Kids Surf the Web

The Internet is a behemoth, and it's growing every day. So how is a child to make sense of it all? How can she find what she needs as she writes, say, a school report on the solar system?<p>Dr. Eleni Miltsakaki is trying to help.<p>Her company, Choosito, analyzes the "linguistic content of every website …

Why the world’s remaining hunter-gatherer societies are some of its biggest pot smokers

<b>(AP/Ed Andrieski)</b><p>New research challenges our understanding of man’s earliest consumption of cannabis<p>Sally Chew<p>August 22, 2015 2:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on The Fix.<p>What if it were marijuana’s medicinal qualities that originally inspired humans to light up, instead of the urge to …

Washington State

We Can Now 3D-Print Glass And It Is Entrancing

That glass is so hot right now<p>The process of making glass was already amazing. Take tiny grains of sand, melt them at staggering temperatures with other chemicals, then carefully cool it into a brand new solid, ready to be a vase, window, bottle, or bead. It's possible to make glass on your grill …

The 10 best tourist attractions in the world, according to Lonely Planet

The travel guide publisher just released its Ultimate Travel List, a bucket list of destinations assembled by its globetrotting team of travel writers and tourism experts.<p>Here are the 10 best tourist attractions in the world, according to Lonely Planet.

Xbox One exec: We're doing things that 'can't be done' on PS4

According to Xbox executive Kudo Tsunoda, the Xbox One has "a lot more going on" than the PlayStation 4 and other competing platforms. In a new interview, Tsunoda talks about how Xbox One features like backward compatibility, as well as cross-play and cross-buy with PC, give the Xbox One the upper …

13 Common Kitchen Renovation Mistakes to Avoid

Don't pass on seemingly small add-ons and storage features, like additional drawer dividers, or cabinet storage solutions like pantry pullouts and lazy Susans. These storage solutions will increase your kitchen storage efficiency, and are much more costly to add on if you decide you need them down …

Unnamed Samsung Phone Spotted Online with Record AnTuTu Benchmarking Scores; Is it Galaxy S7?

Mystery Samsung Device SM-8508S has scored almost 96,000 AnTuTu benchmarking points.<p>An unnamed Samsung phone with a record performance benchmarking …

Apps That Can Act As A Backseat Babysitter On Your Next Vacation

You’ve got your bags packed and the car gassed up, but you’re not quite ready to get behind the wheel for a state-spanning summer road trip yet. Not if your kids are coming along for the ride.<p>If you want to spare your family the hassle of sibling fights, travel tantrums and several rounds of “Are …

How to become an ethical gardener

Ethical clothing, ethical food, what about ethical gardening? Do you think you could make it as an ethical gardener?<p>1. Put back more than you take out<p>It's important in any garden not to exploit the soil, and to do the best you can in order to replenish any nutrients taken out by crops you may have …

Benedict Cumberbatch as Hamlet - in pictures

The first pictures of the eagerly anticipated production of Hamlet have been released. Take a look at some of the stars of the production directed by Lyndsey Turner and designed by Es Devlin, with costumes by Katrina Lindsay.<p>All photographs Johan Persson via Reuters

8 Things Energetic People Do Every Day

How to Have Gay Sex Without Being Gay

We spoke to Jane Ward, author of <i>Not Gay: Sex between Straight White Men</i>, about the gay sex straight white guys have been having for centuries.<p>Jane Ward's new book, <i>Not Gay: Sex between Straight White Men</i>, is an investigation into "no homo" culture, which charts the many ways in which …

6 ways to spot cheap leather — even at high-end stores

Poor leather, on the other hand, can pull the wool over your eyes — especially when it's beautifully displayed in an upscale store.<p>Here are a few tricks to help gauge the quality of the next leather item that catches your fancy.<p><b>Real leather will always smell like leather.</b> Fake leather smells like …

The death of the (not so free) free cell phone

It’s the end of an era. Verizon said on Friday it would kill service contracts and the phone subsidies that came with them, winding down a decades-long pricing structure that tied consumers to their phone providers and determined how they paid for their smartphones.<p>No longer will Verizon customers …

Customers

Congress’ Summer Fling With Marijuana

How Congress turned on the DEA and embraced weed.<p>It’s not easy being the DEA these days. After an unprecedented losing streak on Capitol Hill, the once-untouchable Drug Enforcement Administration suffered last week what might be considered the ultimate indignity: A Senate panel, for the first time, …

What's streaming on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu and others in August

<b>(CNN) —</b> How is it already almost the end of summer?<p>While time continues to fly, enjoy some of the new streaming offerings in August.<p>Netflix<p>"Reading Rainbow" Volume 1<p>"Asylum"<p>"Enemy at the Gates"<p>"The Look of Love"<p>"Club de Cuervos" season 1<p>"For a Good Time, Call"<p>"Girl Meets World" season …

Entertainment

Why The Gmail Scan That Led To A Man’s Arrest For Child Porn Was Not A Privacy Violation

No one will argue against the outcome of a case which saw a man arrested on child pornography charges, after Google tipped off authorities about illegal images found in the Houston suspect’s Gmail account. But the nature of how the discovery came about led some to questions about the methodologies …

Ninja Sphere promises to turn your house into a smart home for $329

Back in January, a smart home device called Ninja Sphere made over $650,000 on Kickstarter. Now, its creators (Ninjablocks) has started accepting its first pre-orders outside the crowdfunding website for $329 per unit. But, what can a Ninja Sphere do in the first place? Well, this …

9 tips every Windows user should know

How Music Affects Your Productivity

11 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Music has a way of expressing that which cannot be put into words.<p>It is for this reason (and many more) that music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity-but does music itself help one to create?<p>This is an …

Flute

The Week in Review: Marijuana Goes Mainstream

In recent years, American social policy became a very sticky subject. Issues ranging from gay marriage to gun ownership are hotly politicized, and …

26 Things about Networking (that I learned from books)

I don't have thousands of Linkedin connections or Twitter followers, but I often find myself being approached by other people on how to do networking right. For me, networking is about building relationships, helping each other, not only exchanging business cards. I love reading books, so I backed …

Google Just Accidentally Revealed Another New Feature Coming To Your Android Phone

One such feature is the addition of multiple user profiles for Android phones, which means you'll be able to easily share your phone with others without having to worry about anyone noodling through your messages or apps.<p>Google inadvertently revealed this addition through its Android Issue Tracker, …

15 Quirky Gadgets and Accessories to Buy Today

It’s time for us to take another look at a bunch of quirky, imaginative and downright useful gadgets and accessories that you can buy today. Which one takes your fancy the most?<p>For more inspiration, check out our 2013 holiday gift guide, our previous collection of gadgets and accessories for geeks …

You've been hacked! Here's what to do

Russian criminals have stolen more than 1.2 billion Internet usernames and passwords, and the odds are decent that some of yours might be among them.<p>There's no need to panic at this point -- Hold Security, the firm that discovered the theft, says the gang isn't in the business of stealing your bank …