Larry Shipman

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Summer TV Preview: The ‘Walking Dead’ Spinoff, the Return of ‘True Detective,’ and More!

For dedicated TV watchers, these are the good times. <i>Mad Men</i> is ending its legendary run on a dizzying, deeply emotional high. <i>Game of Thrones</i>, always …

TV

“Vanity capital” is the new metric for narcissism, and its value is greater than Germany’s GDP

Last month, Bank of America Merrill Lynch released the compellingly titled report, “Vanity Capital: The global bull market in narcissism,” which put a price tag on the amount we spend globally on products and services that enhance our appearance or prestige. That price tag is huge: $4.5 trillion, …

Bank of America

Wearing a Suit Makes People Think Differently

Formalwear elicits feelings of power, which change some mental processes.<p>Some psychology research in recent years is making an old aphorism look like an incomplete thought: Clothes make the man… Yes? Go on?<p>Clothes, it appears, make the man perceive the world differently.<p>A new study looks …

Research

Five albums to try this week: Jamie xx, A$AP Rocky and more

Music,Culture,Pop and rock,Punk,Florence and the Machine,A$AP Rocky,Rap,Hip-hop,Indie,Jamie xx,Electronic music,Dance music,Urban music<p>Stream new music, from Florence and the Machine’s expansive pop to Slaves’ punk, and let us know what you’ll be listening to this week<p><b>Why you should listen</b>: …

Lego is creating its own version of 'Minecraft'

<i>This story was updated at 11:36 a.m. ET.</i><p>It seems Lego may have taken all those comparisons to <i>Minecraft</i> to heart.<p><i>Lego Worlds</i>, a open-world game …

Welcome to the Red State HIV Epidemic

Republican governors face tough decisions as the disease spreads in middle America.<p>It wasn’t supposed to happen here. Not in Austin, a one-doctor-and-an-ice-cream-shop town of 4,200 in southeastern Indiana, nestled off Interstate 65 on the road from Indianapolis to Louisville, where dusty …

How to Stop Being a Pushover

If you feel like you're always being taken advantage of, and it seems like you're on the losing end of every situation, it's time to turn things …

How to Love Life

Loving life is one of the most important changes you can make to have a happier and healthier life. It doesn't mean that you won't have hard times or …

Vermeer's paintings might be 350 year-old color photographs

<b>Tim Jenison</b>, a Texas-based inventor, attempts to solve one of the greatest mysteries in the art world: 
How did Dutch master Johannes Vermeer manage …

FANNIN COUNTY LEADER

Local World News, Sports Entertainment in Sherman, TX

Changes to improve traffic flow could be coming to Spur 503 in Denison. The Sherman-Denison Metropolitan Planning Organization's Technical Advisory …