Cameron Cardow / Cagle Cartoons Raging Moderate by Will Durst Population scientists describe the Baby Boom generation as anybody born between the years 1946 and 1964. Which means the youngest of the Baby Boomers turned 50 last year, and the oldest will turn 70 next year, which is just so wrong. Show More Summary
From polished, professional-looking news services, the kidnapping of child suicide bombers to on-the-street beard patrols, the Islamic State has shown they are using a variety of means to try and attract more recruits and control the lives of those living under the Caliphate.
Life is full of hurdles. Big, overstuffed hurdles. The kind of hurdles you climb onto and nestle in before taking a nap -- ideally surrounded by soft blankets. OK, OK, by "hurdles," we really mean "couches," but when you're a tiny puppy, it turns out that they're often the same thing. Show More Summary
That ‘Old Philosopher’ and poet of Ancient China, Lao Tzu said, “The acceptable and the unacceptable are both acceptable.” This means to take life as it is. Sounds simple. Well, it is easy to accept the acceptable, but to accept what is unacceptable seems counter-intuitive to normal way of thinking. What is unacceptable is undesirable, [...]
Another month has flown by. Hopefully you all had the opportunity a few times to reflect on the meaning of life. Hopefully you also enjoyed the CleanTechnica articles below. I’ve got two lists today: first, the top 10 articles of the...Show More Summary
Quote of the Day I Privilege is not the same thing as "entitlement." Entitlement means taking one's advantages in life for granted, as if they are part of the normal order of things, and not realizing where they came from...
Success will mean something different for each of us, but you’ll never figure out what it means if you give into complacency. — If you’ve dealt with the death of a loved one, you’ve experienced a vivid lesson in the brevity of life.Show More Summary
Alex Hassan is one of the 1,200 best baseball players alive. The problem is that life around 1,200 means constant churn, professional limbo, and uncertainty.
Music is about so much more than falling in love, heartache or dancing in the club. If you look closely, you'll find hidden meanings in songs to motivate you through all of life's parenting moments. More » The Perfect Music Playlist To Parent By is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
As feminist student activists fight to expand their circle of vulnerability in collegiate life, Title IX has gone from a law designed to protect college students from sexual misconduct and discrimination to a means by which professors are put on trial for their tweets. Read more...
It was a tough Elementary season 3 finale for Sherlock Holmes this spring, and to make matters worse for him, his father is coming to New York. What will the events of the finale mean for Sherlock and the role Joan has in his life in...Show More Summary
In Aloha, Bradley Cooper stars as Brian Gilcrest, a brilliant military contractor who returns to Hawaii - the site of his glory days - to repair his reputation and his love life. His shot at redemption means facing up to his past, including...Show More Summary
You may already know Don Hertzfeldt from films like “It’s Such a Beautiful Day,” “The Meaning of Life,” “Billy’s Balloon,” and “Rejected.” His work has played around the world, receiving over 200 awards, and most recently appeared in a special guest appearance on “The Simpsons.” Seven of his films have screened in competition at the […]
After celebrating 40 years of existence, I thought I'd share some tidbits of what I've learned. Let's start by saying: You are going to die. That means you're alive. Do something now, when you have the chance. Youth and the Individual "Youth is wasted on the young."? -- ?George Bernard Shaw Being young is about me, me, me. Show More Summary
Wisdom from a pint-sized guru inspires a new phase in the evolution of love. The post The Meaning of Life by a Six-Year-Old Genius appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The beer industry is hopped up on new technology that extends the life of growler beer. Sometimes the beer one loves is only available on draft at a local brewery. Luckily, that doesn’t mean it’s impossible to bring home. Since the 1800s,...Show More Summary
Being a parent means always sitting around going, "Is this real life?" More » Buying Your Small Child A Sex Toy Is Never The Lesser Of Two Evils is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
``"The demographics in most major economies -- including the US, in Europe and Japan - are a major issue -- and present us with the question of how we are going to pay down the huge debt burden. With life expectancy increasing rapidly,...Show More Summary
Sometimes, life seems impossible. Faced with apparently insurmountable obstacles, it’s easy to feel like you’ll never be able to go forward, to move on in your life and get to where you really want to be. In times like those, just think...Show More Summary
Studies say these types of Facebook posts could mean you're insecure - Newser Turn your iPhone's keyboard into an old-school iPod click wheel - HuffPost Tech These geeks have solved almost all your life problems - TechEBlog Netflix tips...Show More Summary