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A Single Man Reveals Why Previous Relationships Have Failed

Joe Seldner | Posted 05.07.2015 | Fifty
Joe Seldner

When you get to be 50-plus, you've likely had more than a few relationships, and more than a few reasons why you haven't found that lifelong soulmate (who exists only in your mind). Have we failed? Not found the 'right' person? Sabotaged the relationships for reasons only shrinks can discern?

The Cross of Mental Illness

Sarah Griffith Lund | Posted 03.30.2015 | Religion
Sarah Griffith Lund

For contemporary Christian artist Mary Button, the cross is the key to connecting Jesus' ethics to modern day suffering.

5 Reasons Rejection In Online Dating Hurts So Bad

Joe Seldner | Posted 03.27.2015 | Fifty
Joe Seldner

Online dating over 50 is a petri dish for weird behaviors, a lot of it kind of fascinating. But one of the weirdest behaviors is the phenomenon of people getting their feelings hurt by, and reacting angrily to, people they haven't even met.

5 Reasons To Think Twice Before Calling A Woman 'Crazy'

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 12.02.2014 | Women

"Crazy" remains one of those terms directed almost exclusively toward women. While men can be "passionate," "hardheaded" or "angry," none of those are...

Stigmatize Me, Fool

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 01.31.2015 | Healthy Living
Lauren Kruczyk

Depression isn't weakness. It's an illness. I think this message will make itself clearer as more people feel free to talk about it. So here I am, talking about it.

What I Learned When I Climbed a Mountain

Eleanore S. Wells | Posted 01.24.2015 | Women
Eleanore S. Wells

Can something be awesome and horrific at the same time? Apparently, because that's what this was for me. I really hated the climbing part; it was much, much tougher than many of us imagined it would be. But it was more awesome than it was horrible.

No More Crazy Talk: Changing Usage of the C-Word

Chelsea Stephens | Posted 01.14.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Chelsea Stephens

Because this word is so offensive when used to describe an individual with mental illness, I would encourage people to rethink the way they use it, and to never use it as an insult to someone suffering from mental illness.

Welcome to Myanmar's (Empty) Capital City, President Obama!

Paula Froelich | Posted 01.13.2015 | Travel
Paula Froelich

President Obama is about to go to Myanmar for the second time in two years - #BIGDEAL alert! - but, after a recent visit to Myanmar's brand spanking new capital, Nay Pyi Taw, I was wondering: Will anyone actually be there to greet him when he gets there?

In Defense of 'Crazy'

Sarah Griffith Lund | Posted 12.03.2014 | Religion
Sarah Griffith Lund

Crazy is not a bad word. Crazy people are not bad. So I'm reclaiming crazy in public discourse as a way to de-stigmatize mental illness. I stand on the shoulders of many others who repurpose words to empower people whose power has been taken away.

Jason Linkins

Who Is America's Next Nativist Crank? The Answer Is Not That Surprising, Really

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) is set to retire from Congress in January of next year, so you've probably been wondering: Who is going to replace her...

A Letter to Myself

Tami Shaikh | Posted 08.23.2014 | Women
Tami Shaikh

Be who you are. Be proud of the crazy, clumsy, fun, sarcastic writer that you are. Love yourself; appreciate who you were made to be. There is no one quite as crazy as you. Enjoy your flaws instead of blaming them, become one with every cell in your body.

Alaska Man Treats Gunshot To The Head With Ointment

AP | Posted 05.17.2014 | Weird News

HOMER, Alaska (AP) — A 43-year-old Anchor Point man is expected to make a full recovery after initially treating a gunshot wound to the head for fiv...

10 Crazy Things Said When Up Late With Kids

Clint Edwards | Posted 07.15.2014 | Parents
Clint Edwards

I don't know where Bun-Bun is and I don't care. Go to sleep. I've been up for over an hour with you. If you don't go to sleep, I'm going to find Bun-Bun and light him on fire.

Anger: Does It Use You, or Do You Use It?

Kimberly Berg | Posted 07.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Kimberly Berg

Righteous anger. This is a phrase I have come across while reading a prolific contributor to our society, Rudolf Steiner. His contributions to mankind...

This Crazy Japanese Game Show Makes Celebs Eat Household Objects

Posted 04.14.2014 | TV

Don't you hate it when you're sitting around your room, you spot the tastiest-looking calendar, and then you take a big bite only to discover that it ...

5 Craziest Crimes Of The Week

Newser | Posted 03.28.2014 | Crime

A not-so-appropriately dressed DUI suspect and a mom who maybe isn't the greatest role model make the list: ...

Montreal Journal IiI: Cinema L'Amour

Francis Levy | Posted 05.25.2014 | Travel
Francis Levy

Climb to the top of Mont-Royal, where in the winter you'll find snow shoers, skiers, runners and even mountain bikers. At the top, on the Kondiaronk ...

Winter 2014: Fevers, Contranyms and Umlauts

Tom Cramer | Posted 05.20.2014 | Fifty
Tom Cramer

Places unaccustomed to cold and snow have encountered both this year. More than enough for their tastes, I'm sure. It crossed my mind that potentially two-thirds of the country has cabin fever. Wait -- is that cabin fever or spring fever?

Heidi Howe's Love: Looking for the Same Kind of Crazy

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 04.13.2014 | Entertainment
Marcel Hidalgo

Music integrates the acts of loving and gives us a broad view, a deep view about our hearts and is apropos to the Valentine sentiment. The hallmark of country is living the good ol' life of the singer.

Menopause: Your Mother's Story Is Not Your Own

Virginia Bell | Posted 03.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Virginia Bell

My mother went mad during menopause. Whatever was holding her together all those years finally collapsed. I always remember her as never really sick b...

WATCH: Daring Attempt To Ride A Motorcycle In A Flash Flood

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

Michael Henao is a daring guy, but risk doesn't always reap reward. When Colorado was hit by historic flooding in September of 2013, Henao tried to...

WATCH: Parachuting Skiing? Base Jumping? How About All Three In One

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 12.30.2013 | Weird News

Vincent Descols must have gotten bored with base jumping. To spice things up a bit, the French athlete adds skis and a parachute. And a GoPro. ...

Here's Definitive Proof That Everything Is Crazier In Russia

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 11.21.2013 | World

Poor Russia. While there are surely plenty of sane people living in that frigid place, all we ever seem to recall are the insane ones. You might cut t...

The National Denier Service: Ted Cruz

Jeff Kreisler | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Jeff Kreisler

It's important to know what you don't know about just how crazy Ted Cruz really is.

A Quick Primer on Why the Debt Ceiling Debate Is Absolutely Insane

Sean McElwee | Posted 12.10.2013 | Politics
Sean McElwee

Threatening to defund the ACA to get deficit reduction is akin to closing gyms to reduce obesity. But that's the catch: the GOP isn't trying to reduce deficits ("they don't matter," said Dick Cheney) they're trying to reverse Obama's signature legislation.