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From Talking Birds to Ghost Cities: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 07.29.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

Inside "A Chorus Line" At The Hollywood Bowl Rehearsals With Ross Lynch & Sabrina Bryan

Lisa Hiser | Posted 07.28.2016 | Entertainment
Lisa Hiser

Every year the Hollywood Bowl presents an amazing musical and this year A Chorus Line will be taking the stage.

AARP's Kevin Donnellan Exclusive Ideagen Global Thought Leader Interview (Part II) with Ideagen's George Sifakis

George Sifakis | Posted 07.28.2016 | Impact
George Sifakis

AARP's Kevin Donnellan Exclusive Ideagen Global Thought Leader Interview (Part II) with Ideagen's George Sifakis Kevin: I worked on Capitol Hill b...

SLATE SLEEPS THROUGH THE PENTAGON PAPERS

Ted Gup | Posted 07.28.2016 | Media
Ted Gup

At 8:10 AM on the morning of July 6, 2016 I sent an email to Slate.com that, journalistically speaking, should have awakened even the dead. The email ...

Fear Works Because TV Has Taught Americans To Be Afraid

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 07.29.2016 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

Donald Trump is probably going to be elected. He is probably going to be elected because he is running on a platform of fear.

Pseudoconfusion about Saturated Fat: Five Reasons for One Hot Mess

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 07.26.2016 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

I know, you keep hearing conflicting reports about saturated fat and health outcomes. So do I. Most recently, just a few days ago, a colleague circula...

Uncomfortable Themes Make For Relevant Revival Are WE at the Cabaret?

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 07.24.2016 | Entertainment
Charles Karel Bouley

Harrison, Goss and the Kit Kat Girls in Cabaret. Photos courtesy of Pantages Theatre By Karel Charles Karel Bouley I was uncomfortable leaving ...

From Eye Contact To Water Bears: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 07.22.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

Things Aren't As Bad As They Seem - An Optimist's View of the World

Kaia Roman | Posted 07.20.2016 | Healthy Living
Kaia Roman

Bad news abounds these days. Violence. Hate. War. Terrorism. Environmental destruction. Political insanity. It all seems so...bad. And I don't know ab...

Why It's So Important To Make Yourself A Priority

Rachael Yahne | Posted 07.20.2016 | Women
Rachael Yahne

Last week was a harrowing one, and with this Monday we begin again, facing a new week with a familiar sense of trepidation, of disharmony, of fear that we've come to expect if still not comfortable with. I'm certain as the national conventions kick off in both political parties this week, the unrest will continue. What I hope, sincerely but desperately, is that as conflict

Trump's Plagiarism Isn't The Scandal. Media Accountability Is.

Brian Ross | Posted 07.21.2016 | Politics
Brian Ross

To understand how the media lets the public down, there is a teachable moment in the current Melania Trump controversy. The alleged plagiarism of pass...

Nepalese American English Magazine For The First Time In The USA

Rajan Thapaliya | Posted 07.18.2016 | New York
Rajan Thapaliya

Journalism plays a very important role in uniting the world. Whether it be development of the nation or developing policy for the future of the country, journalism plays a vital role.

When Seeing Is No Longer Believing

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 07.18.2016 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

Remember the video of the downhill skier being chased by a bear? It was not only all over the Internet, it was also all over the news.

From Pokemon Lawsuits To Art For The Blind: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 07.15.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

Labeling Black Lives Matter As A Terrorist Organization Is Not Only Unjust, It's Dangerous

Walaa Chahine | Posted 07.15.2016 | Politics
Walaa Chahine

To label Black Lives Matter as anything but a movement whose seed is the extrajudicial killing of a 17-year old boy with a hood on his head and skittles in his hand, whose activists are Americans tired of racial hatred and black killings, and whose goal is to take back the voice of the oppressed and silenced Black lives in America, is terrorism in and of itself.

Why The Focus On "Passing" Transgender People Harms The Trans Community

Mandi Camille Hauwert | Posted 07.18.2016 | Queer Voices
Mandi Camille Hauwert

Transgender stories are everywhere; from news broadcasts, reality television, to Oscar-nominated films about trans people, the media cannot get enough...

Funding Nonprofit Journalism? Be Transparent And Do No Harm

Craig Newmark | Posted 07.12.2016 | Media
Craig Newmark

The American Press Institute, who support a vibrant and democratic free press, recently released some really good work on the ethics of funding of nonprofit journalism, with specific recommendations to come.

Politics of Porn

Lester & Charlie | Posted 07.11.2016 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

Chances are there's a conservative politician under your bed or on your favorite news show screaming that sex, and the sex industry, are the cause of ...

From Ghost Cities To The Sixth Sense: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 07.11.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

Fear The Real Terrorist

Sister Jenna | Posted 07.07.2016 | World
Sister Jenna

It's not Islamic fundamentalist, it's the fear in souls. We are called to confront the foundation of our fears and our lack of trust with every thought we have.

Lyme Disease TV Special Draws Big Audience (Video)

David Michael Conner | Posted 07.07.2016 | Healthy Living
David Michael Conner

Lyme is today's greatest medical mystery, and for any journalist with investigative instincts and an interest in uncovering the truth, the Lyme story is only beginning to be told.

Good Nutrition, In Circles On The Road To Nowhere

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 07.07.2016 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Given the almost dizzying frequency of diet-related headlines, the one true revelation about nutrition is superficially the least likely: there is no ...

From Walrus Stampedes To Commuting Secrets: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 07.05.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

My Fiery Experience With Tony Robbins

Kelsey Humphreys | Posted 06.29.2016 | Business
Kelsey Humphreys

But one does not say "I'm not ready" to Tony Robbins. So, I stuffed those fears down and did it anyway, rewiring my neural pathways as I asked my questions to one of the wealthiest, most recognizable and most influential men in America.

New York Fox Affiliate Presents Groundbreaking Health Event

David Michael Conner | Posted 06.29.2016 | Healthy Living
David Michael Conner

This Thursday, FOX NY 5 will broadcast "Lyme and Reason: The Cause and Consequence of Lyme Disease" at 10:30 p.m. Eastern. The New York City-based...