Keith Reed

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3 Important Lessons My Parents Taught Me About Life & Money

H&R Block recently contacted me to tell me about their Budget Challenge — a teen financial literacy program that simulates an adult’s financial life …

When Science, Spirituality and Magic Meet - Re-Discovering Old Ancient Knowledge

3 August, 2012<p><b>MessageToEagle.com</b> - There has been a great deal of hype over the coming new age. Written in sacred texts, carved in stone all over the …

What sex in a relationship means to women #unigoss

An emotional connection, trust and friendship are absolutely essential for any meaningful and lasting relationship. But what is the one thing that …

Obama's Hilarious Indiana Pizza Gay Joke Killed It Last Night In Washington

Love him or hate him, we can all agree President Barack Obama killed it last night at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner.<p>One of the jokes that …

How sharing our every moment on social media became the new living<p>Our social networks have a banality problem. The cultural premium now placed on recording and broadcasting one’s life and accomplishments means that Facebook timelines are suffused with postings about meals, workouts, the weather, …

Social Media

The Disturbing Way Some Teens Are Really Using Instagram

Jessie discovered it accidentally.<p>"It was on the popular page," he told me. "I thought it was just a hot guy with his shirt off."<p>Jessie, a …

'Rejoice!': Michele Bachmann Says The Rapture And Jesus Are Almost Here (Because Of Gay Marriage)

<b>Former U.S. Congresswoman Michele Bachmann has unleashed her inner religious extremist crazy in these recent audio interviews.</b><p><b>Michele Bachmann</b> made …

America’s staggering child poverty: These numbers speak for themselves

For every two homeless children in 2006, there are now three — and that’s not the most frightening statistic<p>America's wealth grew by 60 percent in the past six years, by over $30 trillion. In approximately the same time, the number of homeless children has also grown by 60 percent.<p>Financier and CEO …

Black people are not here to teach you: What so many white Americans just can’t grasp

Condemning racism is easy. Being a true ally in the fight against white supremacy requires time and research<p><i>[People of color] are expected to educate white people as to our humanity. Women are expected to educate men. Lesbians and gay men are expected to educate the heterosexual world. The</i> …

99 Problems, But Gay Marriage Ain’t One: Jay-Z Flexes His Influence for Same-Sex Marriage

<b>Terrell’s Barbershop</b> looks like many other similar spots across Chicago. Portraits of political leaders such as the Rev. Jesse Jackson and the late …

5 Insane Things Science Just Found Out About the Human Body

After centuries of cutting each other open and rigorously documenting the prizes found inside, you would think we human beings would have discovered …

Stem Cells

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

Psychology

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

How to Choose Bloggers as Brand Advocates

How much do bloggers influence your brand image? Can bloggers really be brand advocates? If you are on the brink of this decision, this post will set …

What We Get Wrong About the ‘Desires of Our Heart’

“How many of you have prayed, ‘God, help me to love you more?’” the pastor asked from the pulpit.<p><i>Me</i>, I volunteered silently. For 20 years, I had …

4 of the Best Tips I've Heard About Raising Money | Inc.com

Advice on raising money is everywhere. Lots of people are willing to tell you how much you should raise, and where you should spend it. Getting those people to actually write you checks is a different story. The advice also seems to change depending on market conditions, and for good reasons. When …

25 Ideas Shaping The Future Of Design

What the landscape of design will look like in 2020, according to the most innovative designers of 2015.<p>Design is always changing, and with tech and design increasingly aligning, we’re arguably headed to the most radical period of change in design history. How radical will the design landscape of …

GOP can’t quit the Christian right: Why it’s still the party of religious fundamentalists

From reproductive rights to immigration, Republicans are still beholden to their wingnuts. It can’t last for long<p>In a recent interview on Fox, Christian right writer James Robison went off on a rant about how Christian conservatives need to take over the government: “There are only 500 of you,” …

Here's how Steve Jobs trained his own brain

What's less known, though, is that Steve Jobs was a pioneer in what was once a rather esoteric "mind technology" — the use of Zen mindfulness meditation to reduce his stress, gain more clarity, and enhance his creativity.<p>As the Financial Times recently pointed out, Jobs was quite specific about how …

Science Says These 9 Tactics Will Help You Win Any Argument

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Arguments aren't logical. To win them, you have to understand people.<p>We've scoured the research and compiled the following science-backed tactics that will help you win any argument.<p>1. Be civil.<p>Contrary to what your debate coach said, arguments …

What I Learned Writing A Brain Blog For 17 Months

November 2013, I proudly launched the Brain Watch blog here at WIRED. This will be my final post. For seventeen months I’ve used the blog to report …

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A New Exhibit Reveals Fashion's History With Photoshop

Legendary photographer Horst P. Horst tried to close the gap between reality and fantasy.<p>Irving Penn once said that a great fashion photographer doesn't sell clothes, he sells dreams. Since Horst P. Horst first began shooting images of haute couture fashion in Paris in the '30s, he sold those …

We Are All Atheists

So a Rabbi and an Atheist walk into a bar. What is funny about this joke entree is that the encounter made real news, in the form of a nice talk about good and evil, with the implication that an atheist cannot tell the difference. In another bulletin, a vast majority of Americans admit they do not …

The Love Map Of Your Brain

Your heart has nothing to do with it, but what happens in your brain when you fall in love? Scientists researching the question are not only closer to the answer, but they’ve also come up with a test to tell whether what you’re feeling is “the real thing”.<p>Researchers in New York and China have put …

The Irrationality of Alcoholics Anonymous

Its faith-based 12-step program dominates treatment in the United States. But researchers have debunked central tenets of AA doctrine and found dozens of other treatments more effective.<p>J.G. is a lawyer in his early 30s. He’s a fast talker and has the lean, sinewy build of a distance runner. His …

Drug Addiction

When Christians Love Their Religion More Than Their God

Instead of promoting Christ, Christians often promote …<p><i>their</i> theology<p><i>their</i> culture<p><i>their</i> values<p><i>their</i> creeds<p><i>their</i> traditions<p><i>their</i> spiritual</i> …

Koreans produce world’s first cloned dog - Technology & science - Science | NBC News

South Korea’s pioneering stem cell scientist has cloned a dog, smashing another biological barrier and reigniting a fierce ethical debate — while producing a perky, lovable puppy.<p>The researchers, led by Woo-Suk Hwang, insist they cloned an Afghan hound, a resplendent supermodel in a world of mutts, …