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9 Things You Need To Stop Saying

PureWow | Posted 07.06.2016 | Comedy

Remember when you were 14 and your mom made you stop saying "like" 127 times a day? Fine, we'll admit it: She was right.

5 Expressions I Want to Eliminate

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 11.29.2014 | Black Voices
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

I'm not a formal person, but there are certain expressions that pervade our cultures that I want eliminated or at least greatly curtailed.

11 Phrases From The 60s That Mean Something Very Different Now

Perry Block | Posted 08.08.2014 | Fifty
Perry Block

I can't exactly say that I'd like to go back and relive the era of the 60s. Then again, right now I'm experiencing a different kind of 60s, and between the two I'll take the first one -- cannabis-stained knuckles, fingers, and hands -- hands-down!

Agapi Stassinopoulos: Are You Feeling Depleted? Discovering Your Boundaries

Agapi Stassinopoulos | Posted 09.14.2013 | Healthy Living
Agapi Stassinopoulos

There is a delicate balance between self-care and care for others. We want to be there for others, but if we are doing it to the detriment of our own wellbeing, we are doing a great disservice to who we are.

Receive Faces

Rick Hanson, Ph.D. | Posted 04.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Rick Hanson, Ph.D.

Our faces are exquisitely capable of a vast range of expressions, such as showing fear to send signals of alarm, interest to draw others toward an opportunity, or fondness and kindness to increase closeness and the sense of "us."

English Language Tart and Fettered

John Vorhaus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
John Vorhaus

My grandfather grew up in one of those quaint European countries that don't exactly exist anymore, and while he never quite mastered the English langu...

"Leftover Christmas Cake" and Other Anti-feminist Expressions

Amanda ReCupido | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Amanda ReCupido

Germans must feel they'll never see the light of day again once the wedding band is on -- they refer to it as being "under a bonnet." And a submissive wife? A "cricket on the stove".