Pain is subjective. It is a sensory and emotional experience that can be influenced by countless factors, ranging from expectations to mood or even faith. Chronic pain can be highly despairing and significantly affect one’s quality of life and emotional state. The currently available analgesic treatments don’t always work, and pain researchers keep searching for […]
If you thought that the Google Now-ready smart mirror a Googler came up with not too long ago was the best possible bathroom mirror you could imagine, then your mind is about to be blown by an even cooler design. This new smart mirror...Show More Summary
When I left off last week I was halfway through this quartet of low-life-in-the-midst-of-high-life novels, dissatisfied with the series’ prelude, Never Mind, but encouraged by the relative superiority of book two, Bad News.
I don't mind being marooned somewhere, as long as I've got my paints. That's the subject of my new article in International Artist. I don't know why, but the less choice I have in selecting a motif, the more successful I am. Maybe it comes of being forced to improvise. International Artist (#109, June/July 2016).
Baby Showers are getting pretty weird these days, but lucky for us, not every mom-to-be relishes the thought of fondant nipples and edible C-sections at her party. In fact - and this may blow your mind if you're a regular CW reader -...Show More Summary
President Obama delivered his eighth and final White House Correspondents Dinner speech at the Washington Hilton last night, sealing his legacy as, among other things, perhaps the finest presidential comic mind of the modern era (and maybe ever). Show More Summary
I don’t know how to talk about mental health in a short, sweet and all-encompassing way. On the topic, my mind is a Powerball drawing of sorts. The first ball up is MarShawn McCarrel, the brilliant Black Lives Matter activist who tragically took his own life earlier this year. Show More Summary
By Cathy Jameson In trying to hold tightly to my usual hopefully-ever-after spirit, this post was created with the warrior parent and their beautiful child in mind. These parents and their children have shaped many of us into the people...
"Maybe the physically impossible promise of 'unlimited breadsticks' haunts my skeptical mind." -Johannes Grenzfurthner
Trump’s popularity reflects a broader cultural phenomenon. For the past 10 months, Donald Trump has been a political enigma. Against the predictions of journalists, policy wonks and odds makers, a tabloid darling with no political experience and few coherent policies is now poised to be the Republican nominee for president. Show More Summary
Great minds think alike, we suppose! On Saturday, Neve Campbell, AnnaLynne McCord, and Constance Zimmer all had the same idea when they walked the red carpet at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner in pretty patterns! All three ladies looked lovely in their funky patterns, all while maintaining an air of elegance for the night's big event! The Scream [...]
Perhaps trying to play mind games with the New England Patriots, the Buffalo Bills signed fullback Glenn Gronkowski as an undrafted free agent Saturday. Jerry Sullivan of the Buffalo News reported the news. Baby Gronk tweeted out his...Show More Summary
Caught in a five-for-34 slump, Yasiel Puig received a rare day off from Dodgers Manager Dave Roberts on Saturday. "I thought he needed a day to clear his mind," Roberts said before his team faced San Diego. "It's not the body, because we've given him days off. I think he's just trying to do a little...
When Peru travel comes to mind, you could be forgiven if a trip to Machu Picchu is at the forefront of your imagination. The reasons this breathtaking Incan citadel tops so many must see lists are numerous and varied, but whilst is most...Show More Summary
Someone reached me out of the blue. It was a high-flying executive recruiter calling to get acquainted, no specific role in mind. She had heard from a shared acquaintance that I was "on the market". We established common ground, then: what had I done, what did I like, who did I respect, what do I want to do next, did I like working for Obama, etc... Show More Summary
MTV uploaded this clip about the history of the word "Caucasian" from their program Decoded with Franchesca Ramsey to Facebook, and commenters had a completely civil discussion about it. Just kidding, they lost their minds. In case you...Show More Summary
The Jays have won between 10 and 13 games each April with Gibbons at the helm, never entering May more than one game above.500. Gibbons seems to heat up with the weather.
The Vikings somehow got the Dolphins to trade for their own pick. Unraveling what happened will blow your mind. It's late on Day 3 of the NFL Draft. It's OK if you're feeling a little bit loopy -- we're all a little bit loopy after what...Show More Summary
Let me preface this with an apology for perusing on a liberal trash heap blog (Huffington Post). But every once and a while you need a brief glimpse into the dysfunctional minds of the people who are behind Obama’s fundamental transformation of America. Today, I stumbled upon an “article” that attempted to argue that defending […]
Billy Eichner says Donald Trump is a "terrible person," but revealed he wouldn't mind seeing Melania in the White House.