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Girl Scout Writes Hilariously Honest Reviews For Cookies She's Selling

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 01.30.2017 | Parents

Sixth-grader Charlotte McCourt is nothing if not an honest saleswoman. While selling Girl Scout cookies, the 11-year-old from South Orange, New Jersey...

TV Host Mike Rowe Slams College That Removed American Flag

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 12.02.2016 | Entertainment

Folksy TV host Mike Rowe has attempted to school a college that recently removed the American flag. In a viral Facebook argument Rowe posted Wednesday...

Naked Mike Rowe Pulls Shotgun On Drone Hovering Over His House

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 09.29.2016 | Weird News

Don’t go peeping on Mike Rowe with a drone. The TV personality says he almost blasted an intrusive quadcopter out of the sky, after he spotted it ho...

Mike Rowe Tells Grads Not To Follow Their Passion

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 06.10.2016 | College

TV personality Mike Rowe has some pretty unconventional advice for recent grads: “Don't follow your passion.” The "Dirty Jobs" host offered what h...

'Dirty Jobs' Star Mike Rowe Offers Alibi After Lookalike Robs Bank

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 01.06.2016 | Crime

Mike Rowe, host of the TV series "Dirty Jobs," on Wednesday declared he's not the guy who robbed a bank this week in Medford, Oregon, after police sai...

'Hard Work' That Looks Like Mike Rowe and Me

Charles Clymer | Posted 11.03.2016 | Media
Charles Clymer

From what I can tell, although you don't really align with a political party, you believe in the conservative "bootstraps" theory: that people just need to put their shoulder into a task, have good ole American gumption, and they'll be alright.

CNN's Mike Rowe Slams Melissa Harris-Perry For 'Hard Worker' Comment

The Huffington Post | Judah Robinson | Posted 11.02.2015 | Media

MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry has faced major backlash after she objected to a guest on her show using the term "hard worker" to describe House Spea...

How to Be an Indispensable Force in the Workplace

Val Matta | Posted 05.05.2016 | Business
Val Matta

While dropping your search for a fulfilling career just to get "any job" may not be the best advice for every job seeker, Rowe's advice to "become indispensable" is something we should all strive for, as we grow as professionals.

CNN Just Renewed Three Of Its Original Series

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 11.13.2014 | Media

CNN has renewed three of its non-scripted original series for additional seasons, the network announced in a statement on Thursday. "Anthony Bourd...

WATCH: Stories You Won't Believe From Some Of The World's Dirtiest Jobs

TEDTalks | Posted 09.03.2014 | TED Weekends

Are people who do physically demanding, not-afraid-to-get-dirty jobs like farming, mining and sheep castration (yes, you read that right) the happiest people on earth? So says Mike Rowe, host of the Discovery Channel's "Dirty Jobs." See if he changes your mind about what it means to be happy at work.

Work, It's a Dirty Job We Should All Love Doing

Phil Butler | Posted 07.04.2014 | TED Weekends
Phil Butler

"We've declared war on work." With two minutes to go in Mike Rowe's solid TEDTalk on the merits of dirty jobs, the host who's done maybe more crappy jobs than anyone, he spills the beans on a huge problem.

It's Not Sheep Castration.. But Fashion Can Have Its Moments Too

Sharon Glassman | Posted 11.29.2013 | TED Weekends
Sharon Glassman

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgThey're not as overtly ballsy as his lamb job, and I don't include them on my LinkedIn profile, because who would hire me to do them again? But these tasks scared me senseless and/or made my heart sing. And isn't that what the best jobs are about?

Why 'Follow Your Passion' Is Bizarre Advice

Cal Newport | Posted 11.29.2013 | TED Weekends
Cal Newport

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgWhy, we might ask, do we so easily accept the assumption that we're hard-wired for a specific economic pursuit?

I Suddenly Realized I Had Become A Farmer

Bob Comis | Posted 01.29.2014 | TED Weekends
Bob Comis

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgFor the better part of 20 years whatever I did, wherever I worked, however much money I made, I was a stranger in my own skin. I never considered doing anything different.

WATCH: Stories You Won't Believe From Some Of The World's Dirtiest Jobs

TEDTalks | Posted 01.28.2014 | TED Weekends

mike roweAre people who do physically demanding, not-afraid-to-get-dirty jobs like farming, mining and sheep castration (yes, you read that right) the happiest people on earth?

Work Smart, Not Hard

Bryan Elliott | Posted 11.30.2013 | Business
Bryan Elliott

I went Behind the Brand with Mike and talked about his new projects and how he's trying to ignite the job market by shining a spotlight on entrepreneurs and opportunities to get dirty again.

The Dirty Job America Must Now Embrace -- Closing the Skills Gap

Julie Kantor | Posted 08.28.2013 | Business
Julie Kantor

We forgot how to just make something that America could sell and many 'dirty jobs' were viewed as beneath us in our quest to work smart but not necessarily hard.

What Role Will Your Company Play in Disruptive Video?

Kare Anderson | Posted 02.16.2013 | Business
Kare Anderson

Sam Branson, son of Richard, announced this week that anyone in the world can view his documentary for free for one month, not in movie theatres, but on his production company's branded YouTube channel.

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Mike Rowe Explores 'How Booze Built America'

Posted 09.20.2012 | TV

In "How Booze Built America," Mike Rowe explores ... well, how booze built America. The new Discovery Channel series sees the "Dirty Jobs" star discus...

Are We Too Picky?

Anne Zink | Posted 11.17.2012 | Business
Anne Zink

Somewhere between the early '80s and today, we seem to have forgotten work feels good! It's empowering to finish the day knowing you accomplished something no matter how menial. I am concerned we've become very uppity.

'Dirty Jobs' Star Mike Rowe's New Acting Gig

EW | Posted 02.03.2012 | TV

One of the co-stars from the Oscar-nominated film "The Descendants" and a tough guy from Discovery's "Deadliest Catch" will show up on "Last Man Stand...

Lady Gaga, Madonna & Regis Philbin On 'X Factor'?

The Huffington Post | HuffPost TV Staff | Posted 01.31.2012 | TV

After yesterday's huge shake-up over at "The X Factor," we immediately started brainstorming who could replace Paula Abdul and Nicole Scherzinger at t...

Mike Rowe Pranked On 'Dirty Jobs'

Posted 03.25.2012 | TV

Mike Rowe is always cracking jokes, pulling pranks and generally having a lot of fun as he tackles various different "Dirty Jobs" (Tue., 9 p.m. EST on...

Mike Rowe Has Fun With Trash Compactor On 'Dirty Jobs'

Posted 03.11.2012 | TV

Mike Rowe still knows how to have fun on "Dirty Jobs" (Tue., 9 p.m. EST on Discovery). It's a good attitude to have when dealing with some of the jobs...

Who Says Mike Rowe Doesn't Get As Dirty As He Used To?

Posted 03.05.2012 | TV

Mike Rowe sometimes receives letters from fans who don't think he gets as dirty as he used to on "Dirty Jobs" (Tue., 9 p.m. EST on Discovery). To imme...