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20 Quotes From The Greatest Love Letters Of The 20th Century

1. I don’t ask you to love me always like this, but I ask you to remember. Somewhere inside of me there will always be the person I am tonight. <b>– F.</b> …

9 out of 10 problem drinkers in the U.S. aren't alcoholics, study says

You might think that people who throw back five or more drinks in a single outing or who down 15 or more drinks in a week are likely to be alcoholics. But a new study finds that the overwhelming majority of them are not.<p>Only one out of 10 Americans who drank enough to qualify as a binge drinker or …

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So This Is What A Brand-New Baby Gorilla Looks Like

It's like a very hairy little person.<p>The baby gorilla, who has yet to be named as of Wednesday afternoon, is now under the care of veterinarian Dr. Jennifer D'Agostino and the zoo caregivers after the mother failed to make a maternal bond with her in the first 24 hours. The team is working with the …

A Chef Died When A Cobra Bit Him 20 Minutes After He Cut Its Head Off

This post contains a really graphic video.<p>The victim, Peng Fang from Foshan, Guangdong province, had been making a meal using the Indochinese Spitting Cobra as an ingredient. He went to throw the snake's head in the bin, but it bit him in a reflexive action, according to the <i>Mirror</i>.<p>We did not know …

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15-Minute Morning Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

Adrian Peter Schmidt was born in the Alsace-Lorraine region of what is now France in 1872. His genetics and circumstances did not point to a future …

10 Overlooked Truths About Action | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Kyle Eschenroeder.</i><p>“This is a holy moment. A sacramental moment. A moment in which a man feels the gods as …

100 Must Read Books: The Man's Essential Library | The Art of Manliness

<i>Written by: Jason Lankow, Ross Crooks, Joshua Ritchie, and Brett McKay</i><p>There are the books you read, and then there are the books that change your …

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet to Become a Great Negotiator - Altucher Confidential

A bad negotiation leads to these things automatically: anger, resentment, crying, slavery, and poverty.<p>So it’s very important to constantly study …

Ultimate List Of 50 Important Life Lessons You Must Learn

Ultimate List of 50 Life Lessons You Must Learn<p>You know the old saying, “Youth is wasted on the young?”<p>I think about that on occasion — how I wish …

Happiness

How To Make Your Goals Work For You, Period | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

If you are reading this right now, it simply means that you are having tough times achieving your goals. Perhaps, you set your goals but you fail to …

Motivation

15 Tactics That Will Double Your Productivity In No Time | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Want to learn how to double your productivity right away? This is going to be the right place, so stay with me and learn these 15 tactics that will …

Turn Up the Heat on Your Pushup!

Use this simple tool to make every single muscle work harder<p>The pushup is a staple in most workout programs. But if you want to increase the difficulty of the classic move, then throw a Valslide under each hand while performing it.<p>It works like this: Valslides are a pair of slippery disks that let …

69 Hip-Hop Love Songs That'll Make You Weak In The Knees

Let their words express all those mushy feelings in your heart.<p><i>In no particular order:</i><p>1. <b>Common</b>, "The Light": Proof that communication and mutual respect make for the sexiest relationships.<p>2. <b>Jay Z</b>, "Song Cry": Money changes everything in love, even for Jay Z.<p>3. <b>Kanye West</b>, "White Dress": Love at …

Move Over Resume, You've Been Replaced

The resume is dead (or at least it has jumped the shark). The resume used to be the tool that would get you noticed. No more. It’s a fading bit player, no longer the star of the show. Now, by the time someone has seen your resume, they’ve already Googled you. Your resume has become a “late to the …

Electronic Health Records - Expensive, Disruptive And Here To Stay

Physicians have more to do these days and it has nothing to do with treating patients. Although staff shortages and increasing need for care are time consuming for providers and add responsibilities, the real culprit of lost work time, especially for Emergency Room physicians, is electronic health …

How To Get Your Resume Read By An Employer

Because employers are often inundated with resumés every time they post a job, they routinely turn to electronic Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS). An ATS efficiently scans all the resumés that come in and then presents the top candidates to a living, breathing human being.<br>Problem is, the ATS can be …

33 Books on How to Live: My Reading List for the Long Now Foundation’s Manual for Civilization

In a recent piece about the Manual for Civilization — the Long Now Foundation’s effort to assemble 3,500 books most essential for sustaining or rebuilding humanity, as part of their collaboratively curated library of 3,500 books for long-term thinking — I lamented the fact that Stewart Brand’s …

88 Important Truths I’ve Learned About Life

Everyone gets drilled with certain lessons in life. Sometimes it takes repeated demonstrations of a given law of life to really get it into your …

45 Quotes From HIMYM That Are Legen — Wait For It

—Dary. Legendary. Currently in its final season, How I Met Your Mother made us laugh and cry since 2005. Here’s a couple quotes from the show for you …

Leaders, Avoid 8 Common Causes of People Skills Mistakes #Leadership

The value of great people skills in business is well established. <b>People skills are the language of connection for employee engagement, customer</b> …

Anger Management made simple in 10 steps

8 Questions to Help You Achieve Meaningful Life

We have researched 8 simple questions to help you achieve a more meaningful life. The answers to these questions will help you identify the things you want in life, the values you treasure, the people you want to surround yourself with. These questions call for honest answers . Make sure to …

How to Tame Trolls: Vi Hart on Dealing with Negative Comments

Mathemusician Vi Hart has been a regular around here with her whimsical and mind-bending stop-motion explanations of scientific concepts. But it turns out she’s also an astute social psychologist and oracle of human nature: This hand-made disquisition on how to deal with negative comments and …

How Your Language Affects Your Wealth and Health

Does the language we speak determine how healthy and rich we will be? New research by Keith Chen of Yale Business School suggests so. The structure …

Linguistics

11 Unexpected Facts About Attraction

From the subtle to the surprising: What science tells us about the forces that draw you to others—and them to you.<p>Your Parents Were Yuppies<p>Your …

Tips from a Recruiter: Don't Make Me Read Your Resume

I will read your résumé unless it's 10 pages, but (just as you didn't want to write your résumé) <i>I really don't want to read your résumé</i>. To put it …

Employment

Leadership Lessons From Effective Acts Of Conscience: Martin Luther King And Pete Seeger

Doing good by doing the right thing is actually quite rare. And that shouldn’t surprise; acts of conscience pose significant psychological risks, especially when done collectively. Success calls for leadership that is visionary, courageous, practical, and welcoming: a rare combination indeed. That …