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One for the Record Books

Charlie Carillo | Posted 04.19.2017 | Home
Charlie Carillo

A writer reaches a new level of humility the first time he finds one of his books for sale in a second-hand bookstore. It's like finding your first gray hair.

31 Signs You’re The Chandler Bing Of Your Friend Group

The Huffington Post | Minou Clark | Posted 05.31.2016 | Entertainment

You are Chandler Bing. Chandler Bing is you. Don't believe us? Well you will after this post....

How You Treat Someone With a Mental Illness

Samina Raza | Posted 04.16.2017 | Healthy Living
Samina Raza

In any case, don't give up on your friends with mental illness. Love, compassion, understanding, empathy, and nudging them to get in touch with their doctor would all be inordinately helpful!

David Schwimmer Isn't Sure If Ross And Rachel Were Actually On A Break

The Huffington Post | Todd Van Luling | Posted 04.18.2016 | Entertainment

"We were on a break!" is perhaps the most memorable line from perhaps the the most iconic show of the 1990s (and maybe the 2010s). The continued cult...

A Girlfriend's Guide to Music Festivals: 7 Survival Tips

She's Fit To Lead | Posted 04.15.2017 | College
She's Fit To Lead

Obviously, you want to look good since you'll be capturing every moment on Snapchat and Instagram. But remember, music festivals = sweaty people, mud, spilled drinks, and other ick. If it's not washable or disposable, don't bring it.

Dealing With Depression -- From the Friend's Perspective

Aziza Kasumov | Posted 04.15.2017 | College
Aziza Kasumov

I asked Conover, who has a Ph.D. in counseling, clinical and school psychology, about what you can say or do once you notice a friend or classmate is showing symptoms of depression. Here are some of her tips.

Travel Friends: 8 Reasons to Thank Them

Kimberly Erin Davies | Posted 04.14.2017 | Travel
Kimberly Erin Davies

Heading out on the road can be a downright daunting experience, full of the unexpected. Traveling is amazing. We see such spectacular things and are in a constant state of learning. But what is an experience without someone to share it with?

An Open Letter to Those 'Life-long' Friends

Taylor Johnson | Posted 04.14.2017 | College
Taylor Johnson

It was 24 people, they were nobodies to me but they quickly became the people I wished I had known my whole life. They were all different. That was the thing. They were so special in a way that none of them understood.

If Fights With Your Friends Were Completely Honest

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 04.13.2016 | Comedy

You're usually your true self around your friends, but that doesn't mean you're always totally honest with them. Vana Dabney and Deirdre Devlin of Hon...

Secret Vacations Are The Next Big Thing

Marta Napoleone | Posted 04.13.2017 | Travel
Marta Napoleone

I have never had anyone plan a trip for me, and to find someone that loves to plan as much and I do is tough. Never has there been a trip I could just show up and relax on. I found myself asking, when will someone take up the helm and let me play the passenger for once.

23 Warning Signs of a Toxic Friend

Ann Davis | Posted 04.09.2017 | Healthy Living
Ann Davis

Most people lack the courage to let go. Tackling your personal relationships will give you the confidence to achieve your dream.

In Search of the 'IT' Factor

Janie Emaus | Posted 04.08.2017 | Parents
Janie Emaus

As of yet, I still haven't pinpointed the "it" of being popular. (Although, I have found the perfect hair product.) And I know we can't go back to those pre-digital days. But I pray our younger generation will realize not everything needs to be shared.

Matthew Perry Isn't Too Upset About Missing That 'Friends' Reunion

The Huffington Post | Leigh Blickley | Posted 04.06.2016 | Entertainment

So no one told us he was gonna to be this way. (Clap, clap, clap, clap.) Matthew Perry, who played Chandler Bing on "Friends," was the only cast membe...

Long-Term Travel & The Revolving Door of Friendships

Lauren McCann | Posted 04.06.2017 | Travel
Lauren McCann

"I'll make friends." That's what I told everyone after I said I was traveling alone. It was almost always preceded by a look; everyone gave me the s...

Why You Should Have Friends

Andrew Merle | Posted 04.05.2017 | Healthy Living
Andrew Merle

Relationships with other people are arguably the most important thing in our lives. And in addition to all of the benefits mentioned above, relationships are fun.

This Pie Chart Accurately Describes The Perfect Friendship

The Stir | Posted 04.02.2017 | Women
The Stir

Everyone needs a best friend who would, in dire circumstances, take them to the bathroom and help them use it. That just needs to be part of who they are. Ah, friendship. What a beautiful thing.

The Problem With Expectations

Carl Phillips | Posted 04.01.2017 | Healthy Living
Carl Phillips

If we can learn to let go of our expectations a little, we are much less likely to put ourselves and others under too much pressure to be 'perfect.' We are much less likely to feel disappointment when others don't act how we expect them to, or we would like them to.

5 Kinds of Friends to Dump

Kurt Smith, LMFT, LPCC, AFC | Posted 03.31.2017 | Healthy Living
Kurt Smith, LMFT, LPCC, AFC

It's hard to let go of relationships, especially ones we have invested in. But having toxic friends in our lives isn't good for our health and sanity.

When it Comes to Your Career...DREAM BIGGER! 3 Things to Think About

Garrett Mintz | Posted 03.30.2017 | College
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Garrett Mintz

When it comes to deciding your career, don't be afraid to think big! Almost every college student has a similar amount of career experience, give or take an internship or two. That is to say, not that much.

I No Longer Want or Need a Best Friend

The Stir | Posted 03.24.2017 | Women
The Stir

Before you assume that I'm some sort of misanthropic recluse, let me explain. I'm not anti-friend, by any means. I've just kinda farmed out "best friend" duties to about eight different women. It's like Taylor Swift's girl squad, but we don't, you know, get together and do videos.

The Truth Behind Long Distance Friendships

Liz Stephenson | Posted 03.20.2017 | Travel
Liz Stephenson

  Okay - If I see one more shared article on Facebook that is titled "15 Problems Only BFF Who Live Apart Will Understand" I might stick pins in my e...

No Friend of Honor: Donald Trump and the Politics of Hate

Paola K Amaras | Posted 03.19.2017 | Politics
Paola K Amaras

We need to understand something. This one-time joke has become a menace to society.

The Present Impact of a Past Friend

Lauren Dillard | Posted 03.18.2017 | Women
Lauren Dillard

Over time, I have met thousands of people. Some for a matter of minutes, others have been friends for years. There are not many people that have influenced the way I welcome newcomers or work to include those who look lost.

7 Degrees of Manhattan Dating

Jamie Silverman | Posted 03.18.2017 | New York
Jamie Silverman

While sitting at brunch last weekend with four of my closest girlfriends, after exhausting topics of conversation ranging from which parts of our body we'd had laser hair removal on -- and which ones we still wanted to -- to all manner of family drama and new job prospects, talk of course turned to dating.

A First and Final Gift

Patrick Boyle | Posted 03.16.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Patrick Boyle

Unless we're unfortunate enough to be the first in our crowd to go, someday we all take the sad trip I recently made to say so long to a childhood pal.