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9 Things Insecure People Do That Ruin Their Lives

Insecurity is the dumbest thing that we all feel. Every person in the world has something he or she is insecure about – even if only slightly. Well, …

Self-help

40 Hard Things You Need to Hear

I’m sitting here on the tenth anniversary of a dear friend’s passing, thinking about the last conversation I had with her. With a soft, weak voice …

Sitting

20 Little Reality Checks That All Of Us Desperately Need, Every Now Then

Staring in the face of reality isn't an uncommon feat, yet I'm sure these truths will pinch you like a necessary evil. Truth Potato is giving us …

Self-help

The Steamiest, Sexiest Movies Of All Time

The sexiest movies aren't necessarily lurking in the adults-only section of HBO — or in the deleted archives of one's browser history. Often, the …

Movies

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

68 minutes ago<p>Kelce was a surprise guest at the Mummers Mardi Gras parade.<p>82 minutes ago<p>The Minnesota Vikings have the cap room to make some big …

Hitler's 5 Most Lethal Weapons of War

<i>Germany’s use of masses of tanks on the modern battlefield opened Pandora’s box. Within a few years Allied forces would be returning the favor and it</i> …

Military

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

19 minutes ago<p>Le'Veon Bell will receive the franchise tag on Tuesday, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.<p>45 minutes ago<p>Andrew Norwell's …

No Rifle Could Beat the M-1 Garand

Gen. George Patton, the renowned World War II commander who possessed a sizable ego, called the M-1 Garand rifle “the greatest battle implement ever …

Bruce Lee’s Never Before Revealed Letters to Himself About Authenticity, Personal Development, and the Measure of Success

“Where some people have a self, most people have a void, because they are too busy in wasting their vital creative energy to project themselves as this or that, dedicating their lives to actualizing a concept of what they should be like rather than actualizing their potentiality as a human</i> …

King of Good Times' Gives Diageo a Hangover -- WSJ -2

Liquor giant's deal with Indian tycoon brings booming market, legal mess<p>This article is being republished as part of our daily reproduction of WSJ.com articles that also appeared in the US print edition of The Wall Street Journal (June 23, 2017).<p>MUMBAI -- India's liquor market was for years a thorn …

Corruption

Bear Grylls’ survival consultant Megan Hine on why travelling makes you a better survivor

Fearless adventurer and outdoor expert Megan Hine works on TV survival shows such as <i>Bear Grylls: Mission Survive</i> and <i>The Island with Bear Grylls.</i> She has become one of Grylls’ most trusted behind-the-scenes advisors and her new book <i>Mind of a Survivor</i> delves into some of the coping mechanisms and …

Self-help

Drive and Dive: Straits of Mackinac

Ask a Straits of Mackinac diver for a favorite shipwreck and there will likely be a pause, a sure indication of the quantity of quality dive …

Scuba Diving

Herschel Walker's Fitness & Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

As a boy I followed the Dallas Cowboys, and one of the players I really admired was Herschel Walker. He was a beast, but the guy could move like …

Getting back to life after death

What if one of you passed away tomorrow. What happens?<p>Seven-and-a-half years ago, Kristen Brown’s husband died of a heart attack at age 30.<p>“He had just been given a clean bill of health and was a former college athlete,” said Brown, now 38, who lives in Minnesota in the US and is the author of the …

Retirement
Smallpox

3D model of a nerve terminal in atomic detail

Researchers in Germany have created an exquisitely detailed three-dimensional model of a nerve terminal<p>The electrochemical jelly inside your head contains something like one quadrillion synapses, the junctions at which nerve cells talk to one other by converting electrical signals into chemical …

The South Pole Is a Great Place to View Space

The Big Bang radiation discovery happened there—and when you look at Antarctic conditions, you can understand why.<p>The South Pole in winter is a far from ideal spot for humans. The temperature averages -72 degrees Fahrenheit (-58 degrees Celsius), it's dark for six months, and it's as bone dry as …