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Revealed! Here's the secret behind Guardians of the Galaxy star Chris Pratt's drastic weight loss

Not setting a weight goal, but keeping consistency can help you lose weight — that's how it works for Star-Lord Chris Pratt.<p>Guardians of the Galaxy's …

The Rules Of Getting Lean For 2017 In 17 days

Seven rules so you can follow through on that resolution

British Manly Exercises: guidebook shows how gentlemen stayed trim in Georgian England

Avoiding vegetables and only drinking cider, beer and wine, may not seem the obvious way to stay trim, but in Georgian England it was the ultimate dietary regime for the ‘manly gentleman.’<p>Researchers at St John’s College, Cambridge University, have unearthed an 1834 fitness manual which aimed to …

Book review: “Of Beards and Men: The Revealing History of Facial Hair,” by Christopher Oldstone-Moore

When House Speaker Paul D. Ryan came back from the Thanksgiving break with a beard, the rest of Washington played Freud, analyzing the move for every …

Men's Fashion

How to properly shape your beard

You want a beard to complement the shape of your face. Symmetry plays a big part in how aesthetically pleasing something is; if you've got a long, narrow face, you don't want to grow an Abe Lincoln beard that further accentuates the length.<p>The goal is to make everything as oval as possible. It's as …

Hair

A collection of portraits of glorious beards from around the world

The beard, once the domain of lumberjacks and the lazy, has experienced a rather amazing resurgence as a fashion choice in the past decade or so.<p>For …

Kentucky Governor Signs Proclamation Declaring 2017 the “Year of the Bible”

December 22, 2016 by Hemant Mehta<p>2017 will be the “Year of the Bible” in Kentucky, according to a proclamation signed by Republican <b>Governor Matt …

Kentucky

How Popular Voice Actors Took A D&D Game Global With Critical Role

Despite the cast's concerns, the show has resonated with fans of both tabletop games and the personalities. The initial episode has more than 2.5 …

Board Games

Game Master Tips with Matt Mercer – Getting Players to Roleplay

It’s called a Role Playing Game, but sometimes, you need to give your players a little nudge to get that roleplaying element going. In this episode …

CS Lewis

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Apologetics in an Angry World: A Brief Review of Dallas Willard’s “Allure of Gentleness”

What role does apologetics play in the life of the Christian today? In a world already so cluttered with angry rhetoric and noise, is apologetics …

10 Terrible Stories By Famous Authors

Every now and then, authors become worn down by writing the novels that made them famous and take a step back to write something about which they’re …

Books

Notes for Young Writers

<i>The following advice was sent to the creative writing students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, following a series of talks Ms.</i> …

'I had to relearn grammar rules in order to teach them' - one leading head on the new Sats

A leading headteacher has complained that she had to reteach herself grammar rules that are "too difficult for children to understand" in order to …

eBay keywords that can help you make more money

How to make more money on eBay: Use words such as 'authentic' and 'sport' and avoid poor grammar at all costs<p><b>Researchers analysed language used by</b> …

Selling

Apple's great taste doesn't extend to grammar

I don't know a ton about grammar. My girlfriend taught me almost everything I know over the course of 30 minutes one night when I was 21, shortly after graduating college with an English degree. I've occasionally thought about buying a used copy of Strunk & White because it looks cool, but I've …

Language

Brilliant: Why Melania Picked Mt Vernon for French Pres. Visit

Speaker Paul Ryan says this win 'proves that Republicans have a positive record to run on this fall.' Do you agree? Read more…<p>Any decision the school …

Donald Trump

Why Socialism Will Always Fail

What is called a planned economy is simply a system of groping about in the dark.

The Reading Habits of Ultra-Successful People

Want to know one habit ultra-successful people have in common?<p>They read. A lot.<p>In fact, when Warren Buffett was once asked about the key to success, …

The Best Music for Staying Productive at Work, Backed by Science

Research explains how music affects your productivity.<p><i>By Gregory Ciotti, marketing at Help Scout</i><p>Music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity. But does music itself help one to create?<p>It's a question worth asking, since music has increasingly become a part of the modern-day …

7 ways to earn more respect at work

Replay Video<p>5 Things That'll Help You Successfully Make Life ChangesFalling short of achieving the goals you set for your business, health or …

A Gutsy Prayer for Grown Men

You probably admire someone in your life for the love they have for Jesus. You hear it in their voice, see it in their smile, and feel it in their …

United States

Sharpen Your Emotional Intelligence by Learning the Difference Between These 2 Key Qualities | Inc.com

<i>Before you criticize someone, try walking a mile in his or her shoes.</i><p>Chances are, you've heard that proverbial advice in one form or another. One could say it perfectly illustrates the quality of empathy, a hallmark trait of those with high emotional intelligence(EI or EQ)--the ability that allows …

Emotional Intelligence

Uncovering the Hidden Truths of 9/11

Why we need to discuss more than just Saudi Arabia<p>For nearly 15 years, ever since jihadists took down the Twin Towers and killed nearly 3,000 …

National Security

Bernienomics Is a Mix of Fairytales and Populism

During this period of political and economic change in America, it is worth examining how the how the rise of populism and angst is shaping the political landscape on both sides of the aisle. Part of Bernie Sanders' genius is his ability to capitalize positively on the angst and uncertainty that …

10 billionaires give their best advice on getting — and staying — rich

Find out how to become rich — and how to stay rich — with 10 inspiring tips from billionaires like Bill Gates and Warren Buffett.

The Wonder and Whimsy of Shakespeare’s Wordplay

When I think about reading Shakespeare — or, better, seeing his work performed live — my most cherished bits are those in which Shakespeare makes up a word all his own simply to fit the meter, or as a way of calling to mind some specific shade of meaning often glossed over when a synonymous yet …

Here's how the world is celebrating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death

For months now there has been talk and anticipation around the 400th anniversary of the bard’s death, which coincidentally also shares the date with his birthday. Shakespeare died on 23 April 1616 and to mark the occasion the whole of April has been dedicated to his memory and works worldwide, with …

How did Shakespeare shape the English language?

This week marks the 452nd anniversary of the birth of William Shakespeare as well as the 400th anniversary of his death. Both of these monumental events occurred in the English village of Stratford-upon-Avon, where Shakespeare’s life came full circle before his death in 1616.<p>In his flaming youth, …

Literature

14 Easily Confused Words That Make You Look Really Unprofessional | Inc.com

Although correct grammar in speech and writing is very important, in professional settings, it can make or break your career. Check out these 14 words that, when used incorrectly, make you look very unprofessional.<p><b>Well and good</b><p>Good is an adjective. Well is an adverb. In the English language, these …

Language