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Vegetarians and Money: Results From a National Survey

Hal Herzog | Posted 08.31.2016 | Healthy Living
Hal Herzog

So, because of demographic and lifestyle differences it is certainly possible that vegetarians do tend to be less well off. But there is another factor that might explain the VRG study results even better -- dumb luck.

Biden Speculation

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.24.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Joe Biden certainly has got the media talking. All it really took was one leak to Maureen Dowd and a meeting with Senator Elizabeth Warren, and he's now seriously considering it. But a Biden candidacy bears political examination beyond the simple question of "Will he or won't he run?"

Social Security for Two: What Every LGBT Couple Needs to Know Now

David Rae | Posted 08.20.2016 | Queer Voices
David Rae

First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes figuring out what the hell to do about Social Security. Retirement planning can be quite complicated for anyone, but the newness of Social Security options for LGBT couples find some of us unprepared.

The Coal Royalty Loophole That's Costing the U.S. Hundreds of Millions

Carrie La Seur | Posted 08.07.2016 | Green
Carrie La Seur

As Americans retreat to cooler locales for the worst of the summer's heat, the Department of the Interior is on a listening tour about coal royalty reform. Interior manages coal on public lands for the public's best interest, which has been ill-served by the below-market prices attached to federal mineral leases for decades.

Why New Jersey Is the Most Hated State

Jennifer Legra | Posted 08.07.2016 | HuffPost Home
Jennifer Legra

Apparently, we bang out a lot of tough people here. I guess tough worked for us then, but maybe, New Jersey, you could tone down your tough guy crap now that it isn't needed.

The Great Debate, Trump & The Polls

Bernie Shine | Posted 08.06.2016 | Entertainment
Bernie Shine

There are two groups that hope Trump is the nominee-- his supporters and the Democrats. It appears that the only way Trump could win is if he could run in a general election against 16 other GOP candidates and no Democrat ran.

Busy Professional Serves Homeless, Reminds Us Why America Is Great

Chad Armstrong | Posted 08.05.2016 | Good News
Chad Armstrong

Today, Dennis is a practicing attorney and a homeless outreach volunteer. On Thursday mornings, Dennis solves the problem of homelessness in a unique way along with police officers from the Southern California city of Fullerton.

In Michigan and Across America, Businesses Support Clean Energy, Cutting Carbon Pollution

Bob Keefe | Posted 08.05.2016 | Business
Bob Keefe

Don't believe the naysayers who claim the federal Clean Power Plan is bad for business. Because when you talk to businesspeople -- people creating jobs, fostering innovation and driving economic growth all across America -- they're likely to say the opposite.

Orange Is The New Black Star Danielle Brooks Says Eff Your Beauty Standards With Sports Bra Selfie

RaVal Davis | Posted 07.30.2016 | Women
RaVal Davis

Sports bra selfie anyone? Orange Is The New Black star Danielle Brooks just said eff your beauty standards with a flawless sports bra selfie on instag...

Almost No One Believes Obama Is Actually Going To Close Gitmo

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 07.29.2015 | Politics

A new survey finds that few Americans think President Barack Obama will succeed in his latest attempt at closing the prison at Guantanamo Bay, a goal ...

Working Funds: 3 Ways to Cash in on Life Insurance for Retirement

David Rae | Posted 07.22.2016 | Business
David Rae

The good news is that you don't have to die to use your Life Insurance. Here's how to put the new policies to work for you.

Deep Fried Lasagna Rolls!

PeepMyEats | Posted 07.23.2016 | Taste

Just what you never knew you've always wanted.

Contradictory Iran Polls Show Why It Matters How You Ask

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 07.22.2015 | Politics

Americans widely support the Iran deal. Or they tend to favor it. Or they generally disapprove. Three new polls reached those somewhat contradictory c...

Young People Significantly More Likely To Find ‘Redskins’ Name Disparaging, Poll Finds

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 07.21.2015 | Sports

In a sign that public opinion might one day turn against the Washington professional football team, young Americans aged 18-29 are significantly more ...

Bernie Sanders Spent $0 On Polling, Because Really, Would It Change His Mind Anyway?

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 07.21.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has raised $15 million since April 30, when he announced his candidacy for president on the Democratic ticke...

Donald Trump: The Bull in a China Shop

Charlotte Laws | Posted 07.20.2016 | Entertainment
Charlotte Laws

Donald Trump is the bull in a china shop, and I mean that in the nicest way. His competitors, delicate breakables, are lined up on the shelf, concerned that any bold move could topple them to the ground.

Americans Don't Trust Iran To Stick To A Nuclear Deal

The Huffington Post | Janie Velencia | Posted 07.15.2015 | Politics

A Monmouth University poll conducted in the days leading up to the Iran nuclear agreement announced Tuesday found that a majority of Americans don't b...

Jordan Schultz

DeAndre Jordan Re-Signing Means Everything To The Clippers | Jordan Schultz | Posted 07.09.2015 | Sports

He was gone and then he wasn't. The DeAndre Jordan fiasco played out like a Hollywood movie. After committing to Mark Cuban and the Dallas Mavericks, ...

Here's Why You Shouldn't Trust the Latest Poll On American Muslims

Nathan Lean | Posted 07.07.2016 | Religion
Nathan Lean

This survey should not be taken seriously. It comes from an organization with a history of producing dubious claims and "studies" about the threat of shariah, and was administered using an unreliable methodology.

Watch This Blue Demon-Thing Turn Into A Pretty Lady

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 07.07.2015 | Science

It's no blue dress, but it's pretty freaky all the same. We're currently obsessed with this optical illusion, which comes to us by way of the Daily...

Jordan Schultz

The Seahawks Should Pay Russell Wilson What He Wants | Jordan Schultz | Posted 07.07.2015 | Sports

There may not be a more important position in professional sports than NFL quarterback. He is the alpha dog, the extension of a head coach on the fiel...

The Teacher as Expert Movement

Chris Crouch | Posted 07.06.2016 | Education
Chris Crouch

As unpopular as I feel this may sound, I think we, as teachers, must recognize aspects of how we have traditionally gone about our work that has contributed to this sentiment. I see three main issues: transparency, abdication, and best v. good enough.

England Football Deletes Ill-Advised Tweet About The Women's Team

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 07.06.2015 | Sports

An educational moment to say the least.

The Growing Political Power of Dominican Americans in the Northeast

Latino Decisions | Posted 07.06.2016 | Politics
Latino Decisions

Dominicans are poised to be significant political players within and outside the Latino community. The degree to which this becomes a political reality will largely depend on the degree to which Dominican candidates and Dominican civic organizations take the lead in mobilizing this important segment of the Latino electorate in the Northeast.

Misreading Public Opinion on P5+1 Nuclear Negotiations With Iran

Ebrahim Mohseni, PhD | Posted 07.05.2016 | Home
Ebrahim Mohseni, PhD

As the world powers negotiate with Iran, they should constantly remind themselves that the Iranian government has not come to the negotiating table to discuss the terms of its surrender. Likewise, Iranian negotiators must realize that Iran's nuclear program is seen at a threat by major powers.