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Teetering on Trump's Loser List? Rejoice!

Amy Phillips Penn | Posted 05.10.2016 | Entertainment
Amy Phillips Penn

Oh, the kitchy campiness of some lists. Take "Nixon's Enemies List." "The official purpose as described by the White House Counsel's Office was to 's...

Candyass's Clipper-Class Classicism -- Decoded!

Hilary Harkness | Posted 03.24.2016 | Arts
Hilary Harkness

When gallery Invisible Exports had a last-minute vacancy for a show this month, Cary Leibowitz aka Candyass saved the day by scavenging his basement storage for a box of paintings he made in his early 20s.

Be the Greatest Loser Ever

Charles Cole III | Posted 05.11.2016 | Black Voices
Charles Cole III

Here's the thing about losing: I learned something in every single situation that has shaped my life and helped me get to where I am. In college and grad school, I learned that educational success has very little to do with how smart you are.

Oliver Noble

A Loving Tribute To Cinema's Number One Loser | Oliver Noble | Posted 04.29.2015 | Entertainment

He may be cinema’s biggest loser, but William H. Macy never fails to win our hearts. Macy first rose to prominence with his Oscar-nominated turn...

8 Things That Frozen and Idina Menzel Might Have to Teach You About Grief, Happiness and the Unexpected Value of Mispronunciation

Tracey Cleantis | Posted 05.09.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Tracey Cleantis

Some good things can come from what at first seemed like a loss. On this point, let me warn you that in real life, the turn-around time between disappointment and finding your silver lining may not be as fast. Be patient. Your silver lining is coming.

My Son Is a Loser (and So Am I)

Doug Gertner | Posted 02.28.2015 | Parents
Doug Gertner

My son is, and has long been, a loser. This simple teenage truth became comically clear about this time last year and remains true to this day. The mystery also remains, "Why can't my son keep track of his things?"

7 Ways To Actually Relax On Your Next Vacation

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 09.07.2014 | Women
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

It's vacation season and the time of year to step away from work to recharge and refresh. Sadly, many people don't take all the vacation days they earn. Others who take vacation end up working during their time off which defeats the purpose entirely.

Tancredo the Biggest Loser?

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.04.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott Gessler launched an ad yesterday attacking his rival Tom Tancredo as a loser because Tanc lost his 2010 campaign for governor. The conservative radio world isn't buying Gessler's attack.

Why You Shouldn't Pick Your Battles

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 02.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

There's a difference between taking a position against something and taking a stand for something. Taking a stand is about expressing our perspective rather than delivering opinions, judgments, and unsolicited advice, particularly when there may be an implicit threat in our position.

Mitt Romney Makes MAD's Dumbest

Bryan Young | Posted 12.06.2012 | Comedy
Bryan Young

The usual gang over at MAD Magazine have been hard at work (not likely) on their year-end list of the 20 dumbest things from 2012. Despite all the odd...

Romney Lost Because He Was Too Damn Good at Running... Against Himself

David Trumble | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics
David Trumble

Something did occur to me as I watched Romney's workmanlike concession speech, and that was the thought that Romney was always going to lose this election.

And Our Next President Is...?

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics
Larry Schwimmer

On November 6, voters will go to the polls and cast their ballot for our next President. Because of very powerful astrological events occurring at this time, I predict an even more dramatic and shocking election than the 2000 Bush-Gore presidential contest.

The Last Debate: The Final Installment of a Comic Book Trilogy

David Trumble | Posted 12.22.2012 | Politics
David Trumble


An Extremely Awkward 1994 Interview Between Beck And Thurston Moore

The Huffington Post | Lucas Kavner | Posted 01.04.2012 | Home

Buzzfeed uncovered this gem from a 1994 episode of MTV's "120 Minutes," where Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth sat down with a seemingly stoned and/or ta...

Power Failing: Unleashing Your Inner (And Outer) Loser

David Kronke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
David Kronke

It's time you acquiesce to the brutish bully of all facts: You are not a winner. Winners don't read self-help tracts, such as this one; they're too busy winning. But there is power in accepting failure into your life.

The Art of Losing: Americans' Fixation on Winning Personalities

Teddy Wayne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Teddy Wayne

In an infamous 2005 interview with NBA player Kevin Garnett, then on the stumbling Minnesota Timberwolves, the perennial All-Star was asked what drive...