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Jamie Silverman | Posted 02.09.2015 | Impact
Jamie Silverman

How are we women supposed to learn from the past and move forward with a renewed sense of understanding after unsuccessful dating situations, if there's no rhyme or reason to the interactions? Since Manhattan dating is all a game, how can we get to a point where we're all in alignment about the rules?

Understanding the Misunderstanding; The Use of Weapons in Filming Carries With it Inherent Danger

Joe Wallenstein | Posted 01.13.2015 | Entertainment
Joe Wallenstein

One would think that in jaded, old Hollywood, home to a thousand movie productions, people would be able to differentiate between real life and make-believe, in filming. But guess what? "People" would be wrong.

Why Your Image of Africa Is Wrong, and How to Change It

Francis Tapon | Posted 07.28.2014 | Travel
Francis Tapon

Just like there are many sides to America, there are many sides to Africa. Can you imagine if Africans stereotyped us just like we stereotype them?

How Behavioral Science Can Make You a Mind Reader

Nicholas Epley | Posted 06.01.2014 | Science
Nicholas Epley

We simply do not understand others' thoughts, beliefs, emotions or intentions nearly as well as we think we do, even for those we presumably know the most.

The Importance of Accepting Differences in Resolving Couples' Conflicts

Deborah Hecker, Ph.D. | Posted 04.28.2014 | Divorce
Deborah Hecker, Ph.D.

Many years of couples' and individual counseling have convinced me that defining partnership problems in terms of our partner's character flaws and implying that he/she is inadequate and needs help will exacerbate the conflict.

Our One Misunderstanding About God

Neale Donald Walsch | Posted 03.19.2014 | Religion
Neale Donald Walsch

Might this be a fine stretch of eternity during which to declare that there is clearly something we don't fully understand about God, the understanding of which would change everything?

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William B. Bradshaw | Posted 09.04.2013 | Religion
William B. Bradshaw

I do not know what the answer is for bringing peace to the Near East, and I do not think anyone else, regardless of his or her knowledge and experience, has the answer. But this I am sure of: it will take patience and determination over a long period of time.

Muppets and the Married Man

Cameron Frye | Posted 06.26.2013 | Style
Cameron Frye

I don't know why I pick these fools or why these fools pick me, but for some reason, I've evidently turned into the Spanish Fly for married men.

Are You Monogamous? You Might Want To Ask Your Partner

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

Being married and having kids did not increase the couple's likelihood of having agreed upon monogamy. In fact, having children made it less likely for lovers to have an agreement in place.

Why don't friends just talk about it?

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION Dear Irene, When a woman feels that she has a problem with a long-term friend or friendship, why does she not simply sit down and work it...