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A Tip from Illumiseen: How to Prevent Running Shoe Blisters With a “Heel Lock” or “Lace Lock”

DARPA Develops Brain Chemical to Replace Sleep

The spray contains a naturally occurring brain hormone called orexin A. In tests, monkeys suffering from sleep deprivation were treated with the …

A Man's Home: Affordable Art

A Man's Home<p>Affordable Art<p>By the <i>Valet.</i> Staff | April 8, 2015<p>There's never been a better time for outfitting your place with art. There's a range of …

5 Rye Whiskey Cocktails That Will Put A Smile On Your Face

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The Fastest Way to Lose Body Fat

“My goal was to help men move more weight in the gym and create more power beyond it,” says Speer. “To do that, I had to break many traditional training rules.”<p>First rule to go: Cardio and strength training don’t mix. Each Anarchy Workout blends cardio, strength work, and calisthenics in …

Young Feminists’ Statement for the 59th Commission on the Status of Women - International Women's Health Coalition

We, young feminists in ALL our diversity, are here to hold our governments accountable to the commitments they have made to guarantee gender …

The Classic Cocktails That Every Woman Should Know

7 drinks that serve as the perfect go-to for every lady.<p>You walk into a bar, go up to the bartender, and...draw a blank. So many bottles, so many options, but what do you <i>want?</i> The 7 classics that serve as the perfect go-to:<p>Gimlet<p><b>For those who always order:</b> gin and tonics<p><b>What it's made with:</b> gin, …

Beyondblue Report: Masculinity Stereotypes Key in Men’s Mental Health

• shares<p><i>Chances are, every single one of us, at least once in our lives has been told, told another, or heard the phrases ‘man up’, ‘stop being a</i> …

Letter that inspired Kerouac found

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's been called the letter that launched a literary genre — 16,000 amphetamine-fueled, stream-of-consciousness words written by …

How 'Double Bucks' For Food Stamps Conquered Capitol Hill

The federal government is about to put $100 million behind a simple idea: doubling the value of SNAP benefits — what used to be called food stamps — when people use them to buy local fruits and vegetables.<p>This idea did not start on Capitol Hill. It began as a local innovation at a few farmers' …

Quirky just announced seven new products, a micro-factory, custom sensor kits, and the death of the thermostat

Quirky, the New York City startup focused on crowdsourcing innovation, has also been working in partnership with GE to create a full-bodied ecosystem of connected devices and services for the smart home. Earlier this year, it spun out a whole new company, Wink, focused on building the app, hub, and …

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A family walks into a hotel... NSFW

20.9k<p>Posted by<p>u/Olysuvo<p>3 years agoGilded3<p>Archived<p>nsfw<p>A family walks into a hotel and the father goes to the front desk and says "I hope the porn is …

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The 7 Secrets of Awakening the Highly Effective Four-Hour Giant, Today

Life can be seriously tough — with pressures at work, relationship drama, trouble making friends — so what you need is a book filled with advice from …

Wrong Answer

In an era of high-stakes testing, a struggling school made a shocking choice.<p>One afternoon in the spring of 2006, Damany Lewis, a math teacher at Parks Middle School, in Atlanta, unlocked the room where standardized tests were kept. It was the week before his students took the Criterion-Referenced …

The 35 Writers Who Run the Literary Internet

The debate as to whether the Internet is good or bad for literature doesn’t seem any closer to resolution now than when it began, years ago, but the …

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Ten Best Sentences

By Our Editors<p>March 25, 2014<p>Its vanished trees, the trees that had made way for Gatsby’s house, had once pandered in whispers to the last and …

HYPETRAK Mix: DJ Kidd Marvel x GoldLink – Summer Bounce

After teaming up with 20syl for the Stack Patterns mix, our friends at HYPETRAK return with yet<p>After teaming up with 20syl for the <i>Stack Patterns</i> mix, our friends at HYPETRAK return with yet another exclusive mix, this time joining DJ Kidd Marvel and GoldLink for the second installment of their …

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This Is What 100 Calories Looks Like

Diet fads come and go every day, each one more extreme than the next. No carbs, no fat, high fat, no meat, high meat, no gluten — we don't know about …

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On that ever-mysterious rubric, “literary fiction”: “It was clever marketing by publishers to set certain contemporary fiction apart and declare it Literature—and therefore Important, Art, and somehow better than other writing … Jane Austen’s works are described as literary fiction. This is nonsense … Austen never for a moment imagined she was writing Literature. Posterity decided that—not her, not John Murray, not even her contemporary readership. She wrote fiction, to entertain and to make money.” For more of this morning’s roundup, click here: http://bit.ly/1gOVBpF.