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9 racist and offensive phrases that people still use all the time

But sometimes people use racist and offensive phrases without even realizing it.<p>Bigoted sentiments surround these nine terms, though in some cases their original meanings might have evolved.<p>More commonly known now as a "food coma," this phrase likely stems from a longer (and incredibly offensive) …

Language

12 former porn stars who now lead boring, normal lives

They become real-estate agents, authors, activists, private investigators, and your next-door neighbor in the 'burbs.<p>The 2010 documentary "After Porn Ends" caught up with 12 former adult-film performers to see where life had taken them. We've tracked down a majority of the film's stars for more …

Curiosity: It Helps Us Learn, But Why?

How does a sunset work? We love to look at one, but Jolanda Blackwell wanted her eighth-graders to really think about it, to wonder and question.<p>So Blackwell, who teaches science at Oliver Wendell Holmes Junior High in Davis, Calif., had her students watch a video of a sunset on YouTube as part of …

SAM Manekshaw on Leadership and Discipline

Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw’s Lecture at Defence Services College, Wellington on Leadership and Discipline 11th November, 1998.<p>Commandant, Ladies and …

India

The Path to High Performance

If you want to get on a path to high performance, there is one thing you must first accept:<p>Whatever your current level of performance may be at this …

Leadership

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