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Rob Delaney — On Depression & Getting Help

<i>This was originally posted February 26, 2010.</i><p>I deal with suicidal, unipolar depression and I take medication daily to treat it. Over the past seven …

Single Topic Blog of the Day: 99 Problems

<b>Single Topic Blog of the Day: 99 Problems</b><p>Ever wondered what Jay-Z’s “99 problems” are all about? Artist Ali Graham is doing his best to figure them out in his new Tumblr blog 99 Problems, where he showcases color illustrations of Hova dealing with first world rapper problems (as often referenced in his lyrics), ranging from brushing dirt off his shoulder to figuring out “where Brooklyn at.” So far, more than 40 of the rapper’s problems have been illustrated, with new updates being posted via …

321 Fight: Cat Vs Dog

Highlights From The Trayvon Martin Prayer Vigil In Los Angeles

With insights from a 9-year-old black lady.<p>For the second night in a row a group of over two hundred people gathered in Leimert Park in Los Angeles to mourn the death of Trayvon Martin and protest the acquittal of George Zimmerman. Religious speakers and activists from South Central Los Angeles …

Reading the world in 196 books

Writer Ann Morgan set herself a challenge – to read a book from every country in the world in one year. She describes the experience and what she learned.<p>I used to think of myself as a fairly cosmopolitan sort of person, but my bookshelves told a different story. Apart from a few Indian novels and …

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Jack and Bobby Kennedy, Los Angeles, 1960: Is this the greatest photo ever made of how politics really works?

Jack and Bobby Kennedy, Los Angeles, 1960: Is this the greatest photo ever made of how politics really works?<p>(Photo: Hank Walker—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

‘Genetic portraits’ offer view of family resemblances

By splicing together images from siblings, parents and children, one photographer is exploring the way in which we inherit our appearances.<p>“Family faces are magic mirrors looking at people who belong to us, we see the past, present, and future,” wrote US journalist and author Gail Lumet Buckley. …

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Will we ever… discover what happened to Amelia Earhart?

Clues suggest the pioneering aviator met a slow death as a castaway. Investigators are still searching for definitive evidence to solve this disappearance mystery, but think they may be closing in on the truth.<p>Things were not going well for Amelia Earhart on the morning of 2 July 1937. Around 19 …

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US and Ecuador discuss Snowden's bid for asylum

<b>The US vice-president has talked to Ecuador's leader by phone about fugitive ex-CIA analyst Edward Snowden's bid for asylum.</b><p>Joe Biden held talks with President Rafael Correa on Friday, the two countries confirmed.<p>According to Mr Correa, Mr Biden asked him to reject the request but Washington gave …

Surveillance

Bahrain student sentenced for insulting king

A lower criminal court in Bahrain, headed by a member of the ruling family, has sentenced a 17-year-old boy to a year in jail for insulting the Gulf island's king on Twitter.<p>The Bahrain Centre for Human Rights (BCHR) on Saturday said Ali Al Shofa was arrested in a house raid at dawn on 12 March …

Moors murderer Ian Brady breaks his silence after 47 years: 'I killed for the existential experience'

Moors murderer Ian Brady denied he was insane as he recalled cooking steaks with Ronnie Kray whilst mingling with some of Britain's most notorious …

Lana Del Rey's Best Fashion Moments

Stroll down memory lane with Lana Del Rey's best retro-inspired looks<p>The pop chanteuse has become a household name both for her music and her retro style over the last few years. In celebration of her 27th birthday on June 21, we rounded up her standout looks both onstage and off.

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Baby Mugging – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

A new meme for coffee loving parents has started brewing on Instagram thanks to Ilana Wiles, the mommy behind Mommy Shorts, a blog that takes a …

Boston Marathon

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The Only Way to Improve Your Situation is to Improve Yourself

Self-improvement is multifaceted. To improve yourself, you must consider every aspect of the word self. This means improving your mind, your body, …

Imaginative Artists Renders Everyday Objects Utterly Useless

Giuseppe Colarusso has the weird and wonderful gift of being able to take an everyday object and render it completely useless thanks to a combination …

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18 Totally Chill Songs For The Summer

Stuff to play as you relax on a patio with a nice cold drink, or something very nice like that.