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Dealing With Toxic People You Can’t Just Cut Out Forever

To be honest, coping with toxic people has never been my specialty. I have dealt with enough toxicity in my life to know when it’s best to cut ties. …

5 essential people skills everyone should know

Interpersonal intelligence is one of the most overlooked, underutilized skill sets. In school, as we form our careers or level-up our professional life we often think about technical skills. We forget about soft skills. I believe people skills should not be optional.<p>When you have exceptional people …

Emotional Intelligence

Men's Health Checklist for Every Age

It can be challenging to keep track of all the tests, vaccines, and preventive health measures a man needs to be healthy throughout life. That may be …

How to Take Better Photos on Your Phone

Dear friend, First of all, realize the phone is a “real” camera. Ignore anyone who tells you otherwise. 1. Simple background The best way to make …

Mobile Photography

Pic Of Husky With Shaved Body Causes Concern

Huskies shouldn't be shaved without a medical reason, a vet says.<p>A viral photo of a shaved Siberian husky is getting a hair-raising reaction.<p>The bizarre image of the breed’s familiar fur-coated head atop a completely shorn body has sparked concern among some viewers that such a severe haircut may …

Pets

The case for prescription heroin - Vox

Vancouver gives heroin to drug users suffering from addiction — and it works.<p>VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The Providence Crosstown Clinic is decorated with posters espousing the sort of medical advice you might expect at any other doctor’s office: Cover your cough, wash your hands, don’t use …

Therapy Is Proven To Improve Mental Health. Now, You Can Do It Anywhere.

<i>Disclaimer: Futurism only supports products that we trust and use. This post is in partnership with BetterHelp, and Futurism may get a small</i> …

Jupiter is oldest planet in solar system, ancient meteorites show

Jupiter formed in a geologic blink. Its rocky core coalesced less than a million years after the beginning of our solar system, scientists reported Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Within another 2 million or 3 million years, that core grew to 50 times the mass of …

Astronomy

Box Office: Jordan Peele's 'Get Out' Will Sprint Past $100M Today

Even against <i>Logan</i>’s second weekend and <i>Kong: Skull Island</i>’s debut frame, Jordan Peele’s <i>Get Out</i> remained a major box office news story. The $5 million Blumhouse/QC Entertainment thriller earned another $6.007 million on its third Friday, dropping just 25% from last Friday. The Universal/Comcast Corp. …

Horror

Deep in the human mind lies a huge dark zone of anger, hurt and sadness, reveals this video

The conscious brain is only a small pool of light.<p>People’s minds may say seem to be straightforward, logic-driven spaces, if you go by their …

How to Deal With Persistent Social Anxiety

Some people seem to float through life like less symmetrical George Clooney’s — for these lucky few, life is a series of social interactions …

RM Sotheby's - Arizona 2017

Sellers' Conditions of Business<p>Please ensure that you have read and understand these Conditions of Business prior to bidding at this or any other RM …

We are obsessed with this retro '80s remix of Calvin Harris and Rihanna's song, "This Is What You Came For"

We love both Rihanna and Calvin Harris. And their latest pop collaboration slays ears and gives life to any listener. But it is the ’80s remix of …

The Tim Burton Effect

Ryan Shukis edited together clips from Tim Burton movies. It shows, on the one hand, how diverse those stories are, from <i>Batman</i> to <i>Sleepy Hollow</i> to <i>Pee</i> …

Semi-Permanent Freckle Face Tattoos Are Apparently a Beauty Trend Now

While some women cover their faces with thick layers of foundation to cover up natural freckles, others are apparently getting them tattooed. Yup, …

Body Art

Clip Of Apparent Great White Dangling From Fishermen On Pier Incites Outrage

“Protected species ― not protected from morons.”<p>A video of fishermen catching an apparent juvenile great white shark in Huntington Beach, California, has sparked outrage <i>and</i> an investigation.<p>State Fish and Wildlife authorities are looking into the viral clip, which shows the shark dangling awkwardly …

Dog Abandoned Over His Looks Now Has Hundreds Wanting To Adopt Him

“He’s so unaware of how different he is.”<p>A 10-month-old dog named Picasso is exiting a very blue period in his life, thanks to an Oregon dog rescue group.<p>Picasso, a pitbull-terrier mix, was born with a facial deformity that makes it look as if his snout is going right while his jaw goes left.<p>Except …

Pets

Someone please help this gassy dog

Dogs might be man’s best friend, but that doesn’t mean they’re perfect creatures. Sometimes, they have absolutely horrendous gas.<p>Twitter user Billy …

These 10 TED Talks Will Help You Improve Your Life | Inc.com

Think about all the areas in which you'd like to improve. Do you want to be more creative? How about less afraid? Maybe you just want to make better use of your time.<p>If you don't have the means to hire a coach to help you learn how to tackle your goals, don't panic. For every improvement you want …

Self-improvement

Mother of Columbine shooter gives TED Talk about mental health and violence

On April 20, 1999, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold walked into Columbine High School with an elaborate plan to kill as many students as possible. Armed …

What Happens to Your Body If You Hang Upside Down for Too Long

If you’ve ever wondered if hanging upside down for too long can kill you, the answer is yes. Here’s what happens to your body if you don’t get it …

Yoga

How I Motivated Myself During My Darkest Times | Inc.com

Motivation is a daily struggle. We all have those mornings when it's cold and rainy, and all you want to is stay curled up in bed. Other times, we're just mentally and physically exhausted. Then there are the times when a disastrous and unexpected moment hits you so hard that everything becomes …

Motivation

Never forget the souls lost here b/c of Islamic terrorism.

A psychologist with 20 years of experience says there are 5 simple ways to improve your self-esteem

The positives are obvious, but improving self-esteem can be challenging, especially if we've experienced setbacks in the past. In a blog post on TED, the psychologist Guy Winch, who has 20 years of experience working with patients, says the problem is that our self-esteem is rather unstable anyway, …

5 Ways to Work With People Who Annoy You

Good manners, deep breaths and boundaries solve most problems happily enough.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Somewhere in your business career, you will probably work with someone you find annoying. Maybe they ask too many questions, try to engage on a level you find …

10 Words You Should Never Say Again

Cue the eye roll — the Oxford Dictionary just published an update with plenty of overused slang terms. Some terms they included, like "yas" and "squad goals," are so overdone we wish they would disappear altogether. Expand your vocabulary, people! We curated a list of words that we all need to stop …

PopSugar

Enchanting Video Shows How Globes Were Made by Hand in 1955: The End of a 500-Year Tradition

The first globe--a spherical representation of our planet Earth--dates back to the Age of Discovery. Or 1492, to be more precise, when Martin Behaim …

North London

Kristen Stewart Has Deep Thoughts About Death and Text Messages

While promoting her latest film <i>Personal Shopper</i>, actress Kristen Stewart has managed to drop some deep and dark thoughts about our modern habits of communications though text messaging and emojis.<p>The Twilight-star turned art house cinema superstar has already compared text messaging to something …

Four Ways to Handle Interview Questions You Don't Know How to Answer

Preparing for interviews is serious business. But even if you practice, and practice, and practice, you could still get a question you just don’t …