Lance Furuyama

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SpaceX Rocket Carried Mysterious Government Payload That May Have Crashed. Whose Fault Was It?

No one seems to know what the "Zuma" payload actually was.<p>Earlier this month, SpaceX, Elon Musk's space exploration company that (he hopes) will one day take humans to Mars, suffered a setback. A Falcon 9 rocket was carrying a top-secret government payload that was meant to go into orbit. But …

Space Travel

Bitcoin Is the New Gold

Invest in it, perhaps. But don't try to shop with it.<p>I hate to say I told you so, but … well, I told you so. Bitcoin, 1 while still a popular financial asset, is looking less and less like a currency. Online payments company Stripe is ending Bitcoin support. It cites several reasons for doing …

Cryptocurrency

I'm a financial planner — here are the best 7 pieces of advice I can give you about money in your 30s

Life can get complicated when you hit 30. You might be in the middle of countless transitions, like moving up in your career, starting a business, buying a home, getting married, growing your family — and a whole lot more.<p>I help my clients with these transitions and other concerns on a daily basis, …

Personal Finance

Taylor Swift’s reputation: will her new album silence her critics?

From spats over white privilege to her failure to speak out against Trump, the singer’s position as peerless pop princess has been seriously damaged in recent years. Will this be the week she wins back her detractors?<p>Taylor Swift producer Jack Antonoff: ‘I’m drawn to female artists who are brutally …

The Drill You Need When Your Swing Falls Apart

With two wins and two second-place finishes—and moving to No. 1 in the world in the Rolex ranking—I'm having the best year of my career. But that doesn't mean my golf swing is always perfect. There are times when I'm not hitting it nearly as well as I want. That's when I go back to the range. A …

Golf

14 Things You’ll Understand If You’ve Been Single For A Long Time

<b>1. People have stopped asking you about your relationship status.</b><p><b>2. All your recent holidays have only been with your family.</b><p><b>3. You no longer keep</b> …

A Marine’s 6-Step Plan to Getting Mentally Tough

16 very real relationship lessons I learned from my dad

<b>1. Space is key.</b> He once said to me, "You know what, you're like a dog. If guys keep you on a long lead, you'll always come back."<p><b>2. Having fun together will keep it fresh.</b> You can be in your 60s but still loving life 2k17 together. Sometimes I catch my mum and dad dancing to The Cure when they …

Relationships

Is your child being bullied? Here’s how to help.

As an after-school teacher for three years, I’ve had a lot of opportunities to watch how bullies operate. And because the time I’ve spent with kids has been more focused on socializing than academics, I’ve been able to help those who are being bullied come up with strategies and find the strength …

Parenting

Tisha Alyn Abrea talks about dancing on the course, being buddies with golf's social stars, and how she'd make golf cool

<i>You don’t need to be on a major pro tour these days to be a golf star. Thanks to social media, there’s a large contingent of recognizable faces who play the game. And from time to time, we’ll talk to one of these popular people to learn more about their world. This week we chatted with Tisha Alyn</i> …

Golf

Rising LPGA star (and UCLA undergrad) Alison Lee juggles tee times and class times

As she sat in the back row of her Methodologies in Communications Research class—in a subterranean classroom beneath UCLA's public-affairs building, …

The American suburbs as we know them are dying

Look no further than the suburbs to see how American ideals of success are transforming.<p>People in US suburbs are changing the way they shop, where they eat, and what they want in their homes.<p>Malls are shutting down as e-commerce continues to take over, and the casual-dining chains that fed shoppers …

Urban Design

How to make your kid good at anything, according to a world expert on peak performance

K. Anders Ericsson has spent 30 years studying people who are exceptional at what they do, and trying to figure out how they got to be so good. His conclusion: in most cases, talent doesn’t matter—practice does.<p>The practice he advocates is not hitting 100,000 golf balls or spending 10,000 hours …

Malcolm Gladwell

This Patrick Reed story from the Ryder Cup proves Reed is an American treasure

Regarding international affairs, Theodore Roosevelt famously said the United States should "Speak softly, and carry a big stick." In two Ryder Cups, Patrick Reed has held a slightly different mindset in foreign policy. The 26 year old has certainly packed a punch, owning a marvelous 6-1-2 record. …

Golf

3 things you should teach your kids about money

<b>Even kids can and should learn how to manage their money wisely.</b><p>As soon as the book fair was announced at my kids’ school last week, the daily …

For beginners, a guide to cooking all types of meat

As with many parents of teens, I am on a mission to teach my boys life skills. They are incredibly capable of catching a baseball, landing a flip on a trampoline and riding a bike without hands, but in five and six years, when they head off to college, will they have the broader skills they need to …

BBQ

Putting The Kids First: Dos And Don’ts Of Successful Co-Parenting

My son is sick. It doesn’t happen often, but when it does, it’s a doozy. We have been to the doctor three times this week so she can keep a close eye …

The most expensive home for sale in the U.S. seems like a deal when you factor in the practice range AND mini-golf course

The most expensive home for sale currently in the U.S. is the property at 2000 South Ocean Boulevard in Manalapan, Fla., according to mansionglobal.com. It also happens to best golf pad we've ever seen.<p>Not surprisingly, the "home's" stats (33 bedrooms, 47 bathrooms and 62,873 square feet) are as …

Golf

Woman Texts Her Husband Everything He Says In His Sleep, Hilarity Ensues

Wife writes down her husband’s sleep talking in hilarious text messages<p>Being a part of a longterm relationship means learning some pretty weird stuff …

How To Get Your A-Game Back

In the roughly 1½ seconds it takes to make a golf swing, you're asking a lot of yourself if you're trying to consciously monitor body and club positions. Watching video of your swing isn't super useful, either, without a qualified instructor at your side. So what can you do? When you're on the …

Golf

Will Phil Mickelson's caddie get to use his veto power at the Masters?

Phil Mickelson’s caddie Jim Mackay gets to tell Lefty not to hit one shot per year.<p>Phil Mickelson is the master of the where-no-man-has-gone-before golf shot (pick any of a number of ridiculous flops), so it’s not surprising that his swashbuckling style sometimes causes agita for the guy who hands …

11 Things Women Wish Guys Knew About Giving Blow Jobs

Swallowing is the exception, not the rule. 😓<p>With the right partner, and as long as both partners are on the same page, giving a blow job is actually not the worst thing in the world! But the whole experience could definitely be better if men knew what all women were dealing with when they venture …

Employment

A Complete Beginner's Guide to Strap-On Sex

You want to click this, so you should.<p>The idea that a cisgender woman can strap on a dildo and a harness that makes her feel like a cowboy and a penetrate another person, no big deal, basically seems like the epitome of cool to me. But obviously strap-on sex can be just as awkward as …

Broad City

[UPDATED] In All Seriousness, Have Zac Efron's Abs Passed the Point at Which You Could/Should Eat Off Them?

Scientific analysis here on in, y'all.<p>Zac Efron filmed a bunch of scenes for the new <i>Baywatch</i> movie shirtless over the weekend, many of the scenes involving some sort of rope swing nonsense (and there was also some tire flipping, because lifeguards apparently have time for that). This is what it all …

Zac Efron

The Real Reason My Boyfriend Never Wants to Have Sex With Me

He just doesn't feel like having sex, but I stay because I know it's not his fault.<p>"Why don't you ever want to have sex with me?" I ask.<p>"I'm too tired," "I'm not in the mood," "My stomach is bothering me," or, "I am trying to go to bed" are his excuses. And my boyfriend is full of them.<p>If we're …

Relationships

Phil Mickelson chides new pro Ruffels, calls betting story 'high school stuff'

Phil Mickelson slams the door on Ryan Ruffels and his story about taking $5,000 in a practice round.<p>Do you remember Ryan Ruffels? The teenage …

Golf

I No Longer Feel Like the Prettiest Girl in the Room

When I gained weight and started getting acne, I suddenly saw the world in a new way.<p>I never felt pretty until I was at least 18. As a kid, I was awkward and chunkier than most of my friends, but as I got older, I grew into my features and the curves of my body. And then, practically overnight, I …

Mind

Goldie Taylor—The Sex-Trafficking Victim Next Door

When Annika was 13, she was snatched off the streets of Atlanta and forced into prostitution, one more victim in America’s ‘capital of sex …

Nonprofits

Against Swallowing

Think of all the other things you could swallow instead that are actually good.<p>There are fairy tales for adults, and one of my favorite ones is that there are magic, invisible nymphs among us who enjoy the act of swallowing. I don't mean swallowing food or a nice cold milkshake. I mean swallowing …

Coca-Cola

5 Things to Know About Netflix's Making a Murderer

Everybody’s talking about Netflix’s new true crime documentary series, Making a Murderer.<p>Filmed and produced over ten years, the series examines the …