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Jose Bautista's Righteous Bat Flip Is The Only Thing That Matters

Holy shit, man! An inning after one of the wildest moments in playoff history put his team down 3-2, Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista came up and …

Win by Telling Stories

I live in many worlds as an entrepreneur, family business owner, board member and community developer. Each of these worlds has its own battles and opponents, and everyone wants to have their ideas and philosophies dominate. I've studied entrepreneurs who engage in the art of war to see how they …

The Slow Cooker Recipes That You'll Never Want To Live Without

Winter's arrival means it's time to pull out the slow cooker. If you're rolling eyes because you think slow cookers are passé or unnecessary, we've got news for you. Slow cookers are awesome and they're never going out of style, so get on board. Crock Pot recipes are the ideal plan when it's cold …

The 10 Best All-Inclusive Resorts In The World

There's nothing we love more than an all-inclusive resort. The boundless beverages, the boundless beaches, the boundless beauty... and the boundless food (because let's be honest, that's the whole reason we're on vacation in the first place).<p>And thanks to TripAdvisor's 2014 Travelers' Choice …

The Two Michael Sams

Michael Sam Jr. doesn’t talk to his father, who has been caricatured in the press as an anti-gay man who abandoned his family. But there’s a lot more to the story.<p>In a yellow-walled room in a Texas nursing home this July, a man in a wheelchair watched a flat-screen TV. He saw Michael Sam Jr. kiss …

Raw food pet diet becomes trendy even as vets question safety

Karen Schiavone grabs a heavy box of raw meat patties from her store’s massive freezer. "There’s 42 patties of chicken dinner, four patties of lamb, …

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Can I Be a Scientist and a Christian?

Years ago, when I pastored a church in Hawaii, I met a young woman named Mary, who was working on her Ph.D. in biology. On the one hand, Mary felt drawn to Christianity. But on the other hand, she struggled with the issue of science and faith, especially evolution. She told me, "I want to believe …

How to Land a Job in a Technology Startup

Technology startup or not, the ideal way to land a job in any company is via a <b>trusted referral</b> - building and nurturing your network that will make someone recommend you is the fastest way.<p>Here are some more ideas to consider and will be happy to expand on any of these<p><b>1. Become an active member of</b> …

21 Ways To Take Mashed Potatoes To The Next Level

Hulk smash that mash (...or just add some cheese & chives).

How To Do A Handstand

<i>By Nick English</i><p><i>Photos by Heather Gene</i><p>What does it mean to be fit? Think about it. Is it the ability to run a 5K? Perform a pull-up? Maintain a six-pack? The answer varies from person to person, but the best definition might come from Greatist expert and doctor of physical therapy, Eugene Babenko: …

POV Footage Of Falcons Hunting Is Better Than Most Action Movies

Suzanne Kane, a researcher at Haverford College, found an accurate and thoroughly thrilling method to track a falcon's hunting strategy: strap a …

Look out, he's behind you! Eight-ton orca leaps 15ft into the air to finally capture dolphin he wanted for dinner after two-hour chase

• The dolphin was originally part of a small group swimming off the Mexican coast<br>• But the others managed to get away - leaving it at the mercy of a …

Jon Stewart: "Duck Dynasty" Star Shouldn't Be Booted From Show For "Saying Ignorant Shit"

The Daily Show host weighed in Thursday night on Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson, who was suspended by A&E for his controversial comments on homosexuality in a GQ Magazine interview.<p>An A&E executive told <i>The New York Times</i> on Thursday it was Robertson's overt comparison between bestiality and …

9 Sticky Buns & Cinnamon Rolls To Make Christmas Morning Delicious

Goo is great.<p>Food52 is a community for people who love food and cooking. Follow us at Food52.com and on Twitter @Food52 And check out our new kitchen and home shop, Provisions.

Will the GCC Take Leadership of Arab Economic Integration?

When the Arab Gulf leaders came together to form the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in 1981, the global landscape was seemingly settled: the U.S. and Europe dominated world output and trade; the U.S. greenback was the global currency; the U.S. and the Soviet Union were the two super-powers; China …

Marriage Isn't for You

Having been married only a year and a half, I've recently come to the conclusion that marriage isn't for me.<p>Now before you start making assumptions, keep reading.<p>I met my wife in high school when we were 15 years old. We were friends for 10 years until... until we decided no longer wanted to be …

21 Reasons Why Being A Redhead Is Awesome

We're a fiery gift to the world, basically.

Crock-Pot Blueberry Pancake Recipe Is Like Having Dessert for Breakfast

<i>Written by Casey Rackham on CafeMom's blog, The Stir.</i><p>I'm not denying it, chocolate pancakes are great and everything, but in my humble opinion, nothing beats a fluffy pancake stuffed with juicy blueberries. The problem is, I'm pretty awful at flipping pancakes. Instead of a perfect circle, I'm …

Open-Plan Offices Detrimental To Worker Productivity, Study Finds

Turns out it has little to do with whether you’re an extrovert or an introvert, open-plan office spaces just aren’t good for getting work done.<p>Offices that lump employees together in large spaces, called open-plan offices, have detrimental effects on workplace productivity despite previous claims …

Easy Dessert Recipes You Cannot Screw Up

<i>By Lynn Andriani</i><p>No need to cross your fingers and hope for the best as you close the oven door—these sweets are totally foolproof.<p><i>Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost OWN on Facebook and Twitter</i> .

How To Stop Sweating And Eliminate Those Pit Stains, You Gross Monster

<i>Jolie Kerr</i> <i>is a cleaning expert and advice columnist. She’ll be here every other week helping to answer your filthiest questions. Are you dirty? Email</i> …

Hitting the Wall: Why Careers Stall and What to Do About It

I was interviewing for my first management position with a major corporation, and going in I was supremely confident. So far I'd gotten every job I'd ever pitched, and I saw no reason why this time would be any different. Within a few minutes the executive sitting across the desk had given me the …

Crazy-Easy Grilled Ribs You Have To Make This Summer

Summer Grilling Correspondence begins now.<p>I have retired my thick-bottomed stewpot (and my favorite stew-eating sweater and mitten set). It is time to move outside, into the sunshine, to eat with friends and neighbors and birds and bugs and all the great living things of summer. Are you ready? Man, …

What Elon Musk Can Teach Us About Time, Risk, and Commitment

<i>By Dave Parker, VP of Product at UP Global</i><p>Time. It's one of the dimensions of a entrepreneur's journey that's difficult to forecast. Yet, it's the dimension that every critic fails to acknowledge when armchair quarterbacking a startup's success and failure - they have the advantage of 100% clarity …

The Only Pancake Recipe You'll Ever Need

When it comes to pancakes, you don't want to mess around. Pancakes are great. They make breakfast a more exciting meal. They even make our weekends just a little more special. So if you churn out a subpar batch of pancakes, the day is definitely a little sadder. And you're meal significantly less …

Want To Attract Recruiters? Power-Up Your LinkedIn Profile!

Any job seeker today knows that social networking sites like LinkedIn are invaluable resources for making important contacts. And, in addition to LinkedIn's effectiveness as a networking tool, many recruiters are now forgoing traditional methods of sourcing candidates and turning directly to this …