Daniel V. Porter

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President Trump has made 1,950 false or misleading claims over 347 days

With just 18 days before President Trump completes his first year as president, he is now on track to exceed 2,000 false or misleading claims, according to our database that analyzes, categorizes and tracks every suspect statement uttered by the president.<p>As of Monday, the total stood at 1,950 …

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Winners and losers from the 2016 election

Let me sum up the 2016 election in two words: holy crap.<p>This election is one for the ages, an epic upset that 100 years from now, we will all be discussing on our apparats. As always after big news events, I picked some of the best and worst of the just-concluded elections. My winners and losers …

Government

Does This Study Prove the Bible Could Be Accurate?

A new study on memory shows how people can retain and recite vast amounts of information, which may lend credibility to Biblical stories passed down …

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Erin Gregory: New Arrivals

The wait is finally over and new Erin Gregory’s are in today! We are so excited to have more of her work in the gallery as we were down to one …

Painting

The Colorful Paintings of Claire Desjardins

If you spend a lot of time on Pinterest, you might already know Canadian artist Claire Desjardins’ work. Full of colorful gobs of paint that are …

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Teresa Coelho

There has never been a more God-inspiring woman in my life. She's featured in Where Women Create Magazine with her Ever Thine Home home creations. Go …

An ultra-low-cost college degree

At the online University of the People, anyone with a high school diploma can take classes toward a degree in business administration or computer …

College & University

The Art of Looking: How to Live with Presence, Break the Tyranny of Productivity, and Learn to See Our Everyday Wonderland

For my book club collaboration with <i>The Dish</i>, Andrew Sullivan’s online oasis of intelligence and idealism, I had the pleasure of sitting down with cognitive scientist <b>Alexandra Horowitz</b> to discuss her immeasurably wonderful <b>On Looking: Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes</b> (<i>public library</i>) — one of the best …

How a Vintage Children’s Book Illustrated by Lynd Ward Saved New York’s Iconic Little Red Lighthouse

In 1880, a little lighthouse was erected on New Jersey’s Sandy Hook to guide arriving ships into New York Harbor. But by 1917, this friendly nocturnal sherpa had become obsolete, so it was dismantled and put in storage. Four years later, it was reassembled on the Hudson River, in Manhattan’s …

C.S. Lewis on Suffering and What It Means to Have Free Will in a Universe of Fixed Laws

If the universe operates by fixed physical laws, what does it mean for us to have free will? That’s what C.S. Lewis considers with an elegant sidewise gleam in an essay titled <b>“Divine Omnipotence”</b> from his altogether fascinating 1940 book <b>The Problem of Pain</b> (<i>public library</i>) — a scintillating …

A Field Guide to Getting Lost: Rebecca Solnit on How We Find Ourselves

<i>“On how one orients himself to the moment,”</i> Henry Miller wrote in reflecting on the art of living, <i>“depends the failure or fruitfulness of it.”</i> Indeed, this act of orienting ourselves — to the moment, to the world, to our own selves — is perhaps the most elusive art of all, and our attempts to …

Art World Favorite The Goldfinch Clinches Movie Deal

Will the best seller be a hit at the box office?<p>,<p>Donna Tartt’s mega-best seller and art world favorite, <i>The Goldfinch</i>, is headed to the silver screen. …

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A-Z of student art shows 2014

Art students: look to this year's graduate shows for inspiration. From paintings, to furniture, to fighting adversity at Glasgow School of Art – we round up highlights from art degree shows around the UK. Weird to wonderful, conceptual to commercial: take a look at the range of things students …

After the Jump: The Importance of Taking Risks

Neil Gaiman wrote, “If you dare nothing, then when the day is over, <b>nothing</b> is all you will have gained.” That sentiment is something I try to keep in …

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A Homemade Life

• <b>Author:</b> Molly Wizenberg<p>When Molly Wizenberg's father died of cancer, everyone told her to go easy on herself, to hold off on making any major decisions for a while. But when she tried going back to her apartment in Seattle and returning to graduate school, she knew it wasn't possible to resume life …

Simply Cookies

• <b>Author:</b> Andrew Kissée<p>From snicker-doodles to chewy oatmeal cookies and a few things in between, we have compiled some of our favorite cookie recipes that are delicious, irresistible, and meant for any occasion.<p>Adjusted layout to properly function on iPhones.

Next Restaurant - Paris: 1906

• <b>Author:</b> Grant Achatz and Others<p>From Next restaurant’s chef Grant Achatz, chef David Beran, and Nick Kokonas comes Paris: 1906. A complete, uncompromising guide to reproducing the 4-star opening menu of the most talked about restaurant in the country.<p>Next is a restaurant like no other. Every season …

The Grain Brain Cookbook

• <b>Author:</b> David Perlmutter<p><b>The authorized companion to the #1 New York Times bestseller Grain Brain, with more than 150 life-changing gluten-free recipes for complete health and vitality.</b><p>Dr. David Perlmutter's groundbreaking bestseller <i>Grain Brain</i> revolutionized the way we think about our health, …

The Mediterranean Diet for Beginners: The Complete Guide - 40 Delicious Recipes, 7-Day Diet Meal Plan, and 10 Tips for Success

• <b>Author:</b> Rockridge Press<p>“When eating well tastes like a yearlong vacation, it’s easy and exciting to do.”<b>—From Rockridge Press, the publisher of Amazon bestsellers, Paleo for Beginners and The Wicked Good Ketogenic Diet Cookbook</b><br>For most people, dieting and deprivation of variety and flavor go hand …