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CPR: A Hands-On Way to Save a Life

Victor Imbimbo | Posted 04.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Victor Imbimbo

The power to save a life is in your own hands, and this post will walk you through the simple step-by-steps to resuscitating someone who has collapsed and has stopped breathing or is breathing irregularly.

The Best 4-Letter Word I Know

Abbe Land | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Abbe Land

I have a favorite 4-letter word that packs a powerful punch. No, it isn't one that TV censors would rush to *bleep* out, nor is it a word that writers replace with %*#'s and $@%'s. However, it does carry a "bad word" stigma that it doesn't deserve. The word in question is, surprisingly, "Help."

The Anomaly of Greed

Dan Solin | Posted 05.18.2014 | Business
Dan Solin

I imagine it's easier to engage in illegal conduct when you don't know the victim. When hedge fund managers engage in insider trading, they don't know who is on the other side of the trade. I assume they believe it's a victimless crime. They are mistaken.

The 14-year-old Stock Picker Who Speaks the Truth

Beth Kobliner | Posted 10.06.2013 | Business
Beth Kobliner

The fact is, kids need to know that the buy 'em and hold 'em philosophy actually gives you the best chance to accumulate money -- and even that doesn't come with any guarantee.

The New York Times Is Wrong: Investing Is Science, Not Art

Dan Solin | Posted 06.02.2013 | Business
Dan Solin

Imagine trusting your life savings to an investment professional who can't articulate a scientific basis for her recommendations. Are you really supposed to rely on some ill-defined "art" and hope for the best?

Are You Living Beyond Your Means?

Grant Cardone | Posted 04.23.2013 | Business
Grant Cardone

We have all known people who lived a life they cannot afford, on credit they can not repay and then end up in financial ruin and embarrassment. Here are some easy ways to identify if someone is living beyond their means.

Boy Steals $4,000 From Parents For Candy

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.09.2012 | Money

Imagine a kid in a candy store. Now imagine a kid in a candy store with $4,000 to spend. A nine-year-old Ukrainian boy spent nearly $4,000 at a ca...

Madoff and Miracles: How I Lost My Life's Savings and a Poem Saved My Life

Kim Rosen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kim Rosen

Poetry is a direct route to the riches of the interior life. It is available to everyone at any hour of the day or night, and it doesn't cost a thing.

The Mailer That Put the Final Nail in the McCain Campaign Coffin

Rob Kall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rob Kall

It's hard to imagine that after eight years of Bush, most Americans not concluding that the GOP and its governing approach have caused their pain, their loss, and their fear for the future.