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Can Kamala Harris Lose The Latino Vote And Still Win The U.S. Senate?

Latino Decisions | Posted 06.13.2016 | Latino Voices
Latino Decisions

On June 7, 2016 Kamala Harris and Loretta Sanchez made history. In November, California will see the first ever U.S. Senate general election match-up between two Democrats. Not only two Democrats but two high-profile women of color, ensuring that a minority woman will succeed Barbara Boxer as a U.S. Senator from California in 2017.

iPhone Captures Beloved Deceased Grandfather From Glory Days In Brooklyn

Geri Hearne | Posted 06.08.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Geri Hearne

Do you ever wish you could visit with a deceased mother? Have a conversation with your beloved grandmother in heaven? While it's true, you probably wo...

Poll Gauges Important Presidential Metric Of Whether A Candidate Would Be Fun At Your BBQ

The Huffington Post | Bob Tognetti | Posted 06.06.2016 | Politics

More Americans would vote for Hillary Clinton for president over Donald Trump, according to recent polls. But politics aside, they'd prefer to invite ...

Stop Watching The News (For Awhile)

Bruce Weinstein | Posted 06.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Bruce Weinstein

The Azure Window in Gozo (as seen in HBO'S Game of Thrones) Photo by Bruce Weinstein My wife and I recently spent a week in Malta and Gozo, two spec...

Body Acceptance -- With An Attitude!

Dr. Felicia Clark | Posted 06.02.2016 | Women
Dr. Felicia Clark

Over 91 percent of women struggle with a negative body image which is most often weight related. Nine out of ten women have resorted to dieting while one third of "normal dieters" will morph into pathological dieters.

Snoop Dogg Right on 'Roots' Remake for the Wrong Reasons

Antonio Moore | Posted 06.02.2016 | Black Voices
Antonio Moore

The reboot of Roots aired its first episode on Memorial Day, and Snoop Dogg did not belive the series should have been broadcasted. Snoop went as far ...

Ivanka Schmanka

Suzanne Paschall | Posted 06.01.2016 | Comedy
Suzanne Paschall

So I grew up in Kansas at a time when the state was Republican, but had a Democrat as its governor. Is it any wonder I was politically conflicted? The...

The Pernicious Effects of Polling on Elections

Llewellyn King | Posted 05.31.2016 | Politics
Llewellyn King

Warning: the political news you are consuming may be synthetic, manufactured in a corporation and served up breathlessly by the media. Like many synthetic substances, it could be bad for your health. I refer, of course, to the epidemic of polling.

3 Things to Ask About Your Savings Before That Epic Summer Trip

Josh Rosenblum | Posted 05.27.2016 | Fifty
Josh Rosenblum

Unofficial summer has arrived along with dreams of great getaways, outdoor concerts, warm weather attire, a new grill, baseball games and other items ...

Why You Should Ignore General Election Polls 6 Months Before Election Day

Kicker | Posted 05.25.2016 | Politics

The most dedicated, decisive voters have already made their minds up, but plenty of others are undecided and can be swayed, and polling them right now doesn't really tell us all that much about how they'll feel when push comes to shove.

Bernie Sanders' Rhetoric Is Hot, But There Are Hints He Is Starting The End Game

Amy Fried | Posted 05.24.2016 | Politics
Amy Fried

In the final weeks of the Democratic Party's presidential primaries, Bernie Sanders' rhetoric has been fiery. Moreover, he continues to say he will li...

Podcast Interviews and Guest Intros - 4 How-to Tips

Joel Boggess | Posted 05.24.2016 | Media
Joel Boggess

1. Handling your Guest's Intro Read out loud, to yourself, your guest's intro 3-4 times, before the interview starts. Here's why: You won't stumble...

Poll: Trump And Clinton Are Both Spectacularly Unpopular Candidates

Politico | Chloe Angyal | Posted 05.24.2016 | Politics

The two candidates likely to square off in November's general election are both disliked or even hated by roughly six in 10 Americans, according to th...

Opinions On Barack Obama's Economic Legacy Don't Have Much To Do With The Economy

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 05.10.2016 | Politics

President Barack Obama says his economic legacy is a lot better than he gets credit for. “I actually compare our economic performance to how, histo...

Billy the Kid: The Five Million Dollar Croquet-Playing Man

Whitny Braun | Posted 05.11.2016 | Weird News
Whitny Braun

Imagine you found an old photograph in a junk bin in an antique store, paid sixty-eight cents for it, and then upon closer inspection realized it was ...

Sanders Seen As Strongest Candidate As He Crushes Trump In The Polls

Tony Brasunas | Posted 05.09.2016 | Politics
Tony Brasunas

Considering the critical issues facing our country and planet -- climate change, living wages, wars, corruption, voter suppression, racial justice -- Democrats of all stripes and sensibilities should demand this July that the party choose its strongest candidate to run for the presidency.

Why The Electoral Map Could Look Different In 2016

The Huffington Post | Bob Tognetti | Posted 05.07.2016 | Politics

As the presumptive GOP nominee, Donald Trump likely will have the chance to show if he can turn blue states red in November -- as he's claimed he can....

Taking the American Pulse This Election Season

Doug Irving | Posted 05.06.2016 | Politics
Doug Irving

What's on your mind, America? For the past decade, a survey from the nonprofit, nonpartisan RAND Corp. has asked and answered that question on topics ...

The GOP Would Probably Have A Better Chance Of Winning Without Trump

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 05.06.2016 | Politics

If Donald Trump weren't actually the presumptive Republican nominee, the 2016 race would probably be shaping up to be pretty competitive, say those wh...

Who Will Care for LGBT Boomers?

David Rae | Posted 05.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Rae

On the one hand, there's a lot of denial going with our emphasis on youth in gay male culture. On the other, there was a whole generation of gay men who perished during the AIDS crisis meaning that today's Boomers and Gen-Xers don't necessarily have a road map to follow from those who came before us.

Ted Cruz's New Running Mate Isn't All That Popular

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.28.2016 | Politics

Among the many confusing things about Republican hopeful Ted Cruz's decision to announce Carly Fiorina as his running mate on Wednesday is this: She's...

There Are No Bellwether Counties

Adam Obeng | Posted 04.26.2016 | Politics
Adam Obeng

Wouldn't it be nice if we could dispense with all polling's expense, effort, and risk? Maybe there's a group of people so in-tune with the electorate that they could do the predicting for us? That's what bellwether counties are for! These mythical places come to prominence in every electoral cycle, most recently in On the Media's segment "Magic" Terre Haute.

Boss Detox: How to Unplug From Work on Vacation (With Video)

Renne Simpson | Posted 04.26.2016 | Travel
Renne Simpson

When I travel, I like to engage in what I often refer to as a boss detox. This is when I go on vacation and completely unplug from work. I don't check...

Voters Think The Nominations Are Pretty Much Locked Up

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.26.2016 | Politics

The presidential primary isn't over yet, but voters already have a good idea of who they think will win, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov survey. Si...

Cool Tech Gadgets for the Bedroom

Oseye Boyd | Posted 04.29.2016 | Technology
Oseye Boyd

(Photo courtesy of Jacopo Romei) Instead of shunning technology in the bedroom, use these modern-day methods to get a good night's sleep. As cellpho...