Tina Setser

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My Daughter Made a Bold Statement in Her Preschool Class, and I Love How Her Teacher Responded

I walked my daughter into her preschool classroom. She looked for her name tag and picked it up off of the little table. As I clipped it onto her dress, I noticed her teacher motioning me with her hand to come speak with her. Her face carried a smirk, one that I had seen before when I was a kid.<p>I …

Pre-school

My Twitter Thread on Abortion

Today, I tried something new. I wrote a Twitter thread for the first time. It’s about abortion, and how I think we need to approach the topic …

Molecule produced during fasting has anti-aging effect on vascular system

Diet trends like intermittent fasting and ketogenesis are proving wildly popular for their rapid weight-loss effects, but scientists are also …

Anti-aging

Still Not Happy? Why Embracing Painful Emotions Is The First Step To A Happier Life

“Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be,” wrote Abraham Lincoln.<p>Let’s face it, if happiness was as achievable as simply deciding to be happy, there’d be a whole lot more happy people. Yet not only is happiness not something we can “just choose,” when we put pressure on ourselves …

Happiness

8 Must-Have Products For DIY-ers of All Levels

<b>* DIY tools for all different projects</b><b><br>* Handy necessities like sandpaper are great to have ready in a cupboard</b><b><br>* Mobile apps like Walabot help your</b> …

Woman Transforms Tiny Laundry Room With Dollar Tree Products, and We're Out of Excuses

If you're struggling to transform your messy and microscopic laundry room into a beautifully organized haven, there's a way to do it on a supertight budget. The secret weapon? The Dollar Tree! On her YouTube channel Hey Tonya, Tonya shows us how she made over the closet-size laundry room in her …

Laundry Rooms

The next downturn could rival the Great Depression and wipe $10 trillion off US household assets

The world’s major economies are skating on dangerously thin ice and lack the fiscal, monetary, and emergency tools to fight the next downturn.<p>A roster of top crisis veterans fear an even more intractable slump than the Lehman recession when the current ageing expansion rolls over. The implications …

Great Depression

Poverty is winning the war in reality-based eastern Kentucky

For a long-suffering community in Kentucky, the White House's claim that the war on poverty was won sounds like a cruel joke. But some refuse to give …

Kentucky

Texas School Board Votes to Remove Helen Keller from History Curriculum

Many Americans cringe when they see the Texas School Board in a news headline. And this headline, sadly, is no exception.On Friday, the Texas School …

School Administration

White people are still raised to be racially illiterate. If we don't recognize the system, our inaction will uphold it.

Thought Experiment<p>As a white person, I was raised to be racially illiterate. On the rare occasion in which race came up in school or professional development, we typically studied “them,” not “us.” I learned about their histories, struggles and triumphs. But consistently left off the table was the …

Jackie Robinson

This Small Balcony Was Turned into a $700 Second Living Room

When you live with four other people in a three-bedroom apartment, you might need to occasionally—or frequently—escape the close quarters. This group …

Living Rooms

I Attempted Suicide, but I Didn't Want to Die

The first time I tried to take my life, I was 17 years old. I remember the day clearly. Vividly. And, well, benignly. The day was like any other: I …

Mental Health

The 1988 meeting that shaped the world we live in

<b>(CNN) —</b> In August 1988, nine men met in Osama Bin Laden's house in Peshawar, Pakistan, to start a group that would end up playing a dramatic role in shaping the United States of the early 21st century. They called the group al-Qaeda, which means "the base" in Arabic.<p>As a result of its terrorist …

Terrorism

Super-Happy People Make These 5 Unconventional Investments In Themselves | Inc.com

We've all read about the need to take time for taking care of your health, eating right, and getting enough sleep. And the "S" on Superman's chest stands for Superman. All things we know already.<p>In doing research for my book <i>Find the Fire</i>, I conducted interviews with a thousand employees in …

Happiness

How to convince someone global warming is real? Play this game

U.S. news<p>Many people see climate change as too big and daunting a problem to even think about fixing. Others are unconvinced that it's a problem at all. Scientists issue urgent calls to action, but, often, people are unmoved.<p>Now, researchers say they have found one thing that increases motivation …

University of Pennsylvania

American Democracy Can’t Fix Itself

Instead of placing their faith in the resilience of the system, ordinary voters are going to have to step up and restore the constitutional balance of power.<p>The claims this past week that high-level officials are secretly undercutting the president in an effort to restrain a commander in chief they …

Civil Rights

Texas officer arrested on manslaughter charge in man's death

DALLAS (AP) — A white Dallas police officer was arrested Sunday on a manslaughter charge in the off-duty shooting of a black neighbor whose apartment she says she mistook for her own.<p>Officer Amber Guyger was booked into the Kaufman County Jail after being taken into custody, the Texas Department of …

Harding University

Barack Obama Just Threw the Partisan Punches I Never Thought He Would

He diagnosed the Republican Party's brain disease, and plainly assessed Donald Trump's place in the mayhem.<p>"But over the past few decades, the politics of division and resentment and paranoia has unfortunately found a home in the Republican party."<p>That, right there. That is, I believe, the most …

Barack Obama

Biting my nails caused CANCER

A university student has had to have her thumb amputated after developing a rare form of skin cancer caused by biting her nails.<p>Courtney Whithorn, …

Cancer

Physician Solves Mystery of Mona Lisa's Smile While Waiting in Louvre Line

"I don’t know how to appreciate art. But I sure do know how to make a clinical diagnosis."<p>The “Mona Lisa” has her own room in the Louvre, where she …

Mona Lisa

It’s Time to Get Billionaires Off of Welfare

Year after year, decade after decade, Republicans in Washington have lectured the American people about the need for “welfare reform.” In the 1980s, …

Middle-class

Like frogs in a slowly boiling pot, Americans are finally realizing how dire their labor situation is

The Labor Question is back, big-time. The term came into use around the turn of the 20th century; it was a shorthand way of asking: What should be done about the working class’ smoldering discontent in the wake of industrialization? The anger was palpable, made manifest in waves of worker revolts …

Income Inequality

In Wake of Janus Ruling by U.S. Supreme Court, Attorney General Becerra Issues Guidance on Public Sector Workers’ Rights

August 31, 2018Contact: (916) 210-6000, agpressoffice@doj.ca.gov<b>SACRAMENTO</b> - California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today issued guidance …

U.S. Supreme Court

Salvador Dalí & Walt Disney’s Short Animated Film, Destino, Set to the Music of Pink Floyd

In 1945, Walt Disney and Salvador Dalí began collaborating on an animated film. 58 years later, with Dalí long gone and Disney gone longer still, it …

Animation

5 Mind-Altering Plants That Can Boost Your Mood On Even The Roughest Days

If you've ever wanted to change your mental state to make colors more vibrant or boring situations a little more interesting, or you simply want to …

The Doctors Have No Explanation For This: Just Boil Cinnamon And Honey And Treat Arthritis, Cancer, Cholesterol, Cold, Flu, Lose Weight And 10 Other Diseases!

Did you know that honey is one of the healthiest foods on the planet? Why – well, that’s easy to answer! Because honey contains high amounts of …

Immune System

Barack Obama and Bill Gates agree that this book is an absolute must-read

Microsoft MSFT, +0.34% founder-turned-philanthropist Bill Gates calls it “one of the best books I’ve ever read,” saying it offers a breakthrough way …

Bill Gates

Obama Asks for ‘R-E-S-P-E-C-T’ From Donald Trump in Aretha Franklin Mashup (Video)

Video created to pay tribute to The Queen of Soul, who died Thursday<p>Former President Barack Obama is asking for President Donald Trump to a show a …

11 Common Plants You Should Never (Ever!) Bring Home from the Nursery Again

Avoid these invasive, disease-prone, foul-smelling, and just plain tacky plants.<p>Taking a trip to the plant nursery is all about preparation. Arriving …

17 Jokes You'll Only Get If You Know Greek Mythology

"Greek mythology in five words: Unfortunately, Zeus was feeling horny."

Ancient History