Michael Gowesky

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Jerry Seinfeld's Favorite Story Reveals the 1 Thing Successful People Always Do

Achieving your definition of success starts with one simple thing.<p>Jerry Seinfeld is a great example of how successful people are successful because they do things differently than other people. (So much so that I've written about one of his processes before -- and included a story about a different …

Jerry Seinfeld

The Two Words That Will Help Get an Airline Upgrade Over the Phone

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our</i> …

6 Ways Stephen King Can Improve Your Business Writing

The modern master of suspense has sold more than 400 million books. His advice can inspire leaders to become stronger communicators.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>“Words create sentences; sentences create paragraphs; sometimes paragraphs quicken and begin to</i> …

Stephen King

What Should Non-Scientists Learn From Physics?

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a post on what every undergraduate physics major ought to learn over their four years, giving a sketch of the bare minimum of curricular content. In response to that, Doug Natelson offered an aspirational list of things we’d like <i>everyone</i> to know about physics. This is …

How to Unlock the Fretboard Using Shapes

<b>PHOTO: Cindy Moorhead</b><p>If you’re looking for ways to increase your understanding of the fretboard, a good place to start is by looking at the shapes …

Electric Guitar

Bernie Sanders will not attend AIPAC conference

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Bernie Sanders isn't attending a major pro-Israel conference in Washington this week.<p>Sanders, the first Jewish politician to ever win a presidential primary, is the only remaining 2016 contender who will not speak at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, a major gathering …

Hands On With Three iOS 9 Content Blockers: 1Blocker, Blockr And Crystal

Apple’s support for ad blockers on the new version of its mobile operating system, iOS 9, launching Wednesday, is poised to change how consumers interact with the web on mobile devices. Following the release, the Apple App Store will distribute applications that allow iPhone and iPad owners to …

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That's Me in the Corner, Losing My Religion

Governor John Kasich (R - OH) worries that the Kentucky spectacle of Christian extremism will turn people away from religion. He is right to worry. I am disgusted by the un-American, hypocritical, mean-spirited rallies and shows of support for Kim Davis. The whole business besmirches organized …

Every American war summed up in one sentence

America has fought in a lot of wars so it can be hard to keep track of all of them. As a quick reference guide, here is every American war, each captured in a single tidy sentence.

20 Expert Tips for Writing Faster

Many different writers have techniques to accelerate their process: these are 20 tips from the experts.

Q&A on the Iranian nuclear deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Here's what you need to know about the Iran nuclear deal:<p>WHAT JUST HAPPENED AND WHY IS THIS SUCH A BIG DEAL?<p>In general, Iran has …

Book by Biologist Jerry Coyne Goes Too Far Denouncing Religion, Defending Science

Do we really need another book telling us how awful religion is? Biologist Jerry Coyne apparently thinks so. In <i>Faith vs. Fact: Why Science and</i> …

Civil Rights

An Atheist's Response to Common Christian Arguments

5/24/2015 | Share this article:<p><i>By Ben Love ~</i><p>I have been an atheist for six months now. They’ve been an incredible six months, comprising both good …

Faith

My Top 5 Things to Check Off Your Bucket List in Capetown, South Africa

<b>Chilling at the top of Table Mountain</b><p>There are moments in life when even a photo can't seem to replace the words to describe what you are actually witnessing. In my career as a photojournalist, m¬y work has taken me to six of the world's seven continents, and I am awestruck on a regular basis. I …

Retirement Income | Charles Schwab

1. Schwab reserves the right to act as principal on any bond transaction. In secondary market principal transactions, the price will be subject to our standard markup in the case of purchases and a markdown in the case of sales and may also include a profit or loss to Schwab in the form of a …