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What Do Likable, Pleasant People Do Differently?

(1) Comments | Posted April 16, 2014 | 1:53 PM

This question originally appeared on Quora: What do likable, pleasant people do differently?.
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Answer by Jordan Phoenix, Director, Project Free World. Author, It's All My Fault: How I Messed Up...

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What Is the Best Way to Invest for Retirement?

(0) Comments | Posted April 15, 2014 | 3:41 PM

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Answer by Ric Edelman, Author of The Truth About Retirement Plans and IRAs, a leading financial adviser, http://www.edelmanfinancial.com/

If retirement is on your horizon, there are 10 things to do now....

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What Is the Main Cause of the Conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo?

(0) Comments | Posted April 11, 2014 | 12:49 PM

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Answer by John Prendergast, Activist. Author. Enough Project & Satellite Sentinel Project Co-Founder. Special Advisor - Not On Our Watch. http://www.enoughproject.org/

There is...

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Is the Congo Government Bad?

(0) Comments | Posted April 9, 2014 | 12:54 PM

Is the Congo government bad? Or do the rebels have a case?

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Answer by John Prendergast, Activist. Author. Enough Project & Satellite Sentinel Project Co-Founder. Special Advisor...

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Does Social Media Play a Role in an Athlete's Decision to Come Out of the Closet?

(0) Comments | Posted April 9, 2014 | 12:45 PM

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Answer by Mills Baker, Product Design Analyst at Mokriya

Speculatively: yes. Summary:

  • Athletes know thanks to many incidents that social media is dangerous...

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Is Marijuana Legalization in Colorado and Washington Considered a Success or Failure?

(40) Comments | Posted April 4, 2014 | 12:21 PM

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Answer by John Hudak, Author of Presidential Pork, Fellow @ Brookings, Managing Editor of the FixGov Blog. UConn Alum (B.A., 2005); Vanderbilt Alum (Ph.D., 2012)
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The Best Simple Flavor Combinations When Cooking at Home

(0) Comments | Posted April 3, 2014 | 1:35 PM

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Answer by Joshua Engel, Enthusiastic eater and adventurous cook

Butter, salt, and Parmesan are a pretty universal flavor combination for everything savory. You can slather that on just about anything: meat, mushrooms, chicken, zucchini, peas......

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What Was High School Like? Actor Jason Ritter Answers

(0) Comments | Posted April 1, 2014 | 12:52 PM

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Answer by Jason Ritter, Actor, 'We'll Never Have Paris'

In elementary school, everyone was friends. There were maybe one or two people that maybe had...

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The Mindy Project and Neighbors Actor Ike Barinholtz Compares Acting on Film and Television

(0) Comments | Posted March 31, 2014 | 8:30 PM

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Answers by Ike Barinholtz, Actor

Q: What are the pros and cons of acting in an ensemble film or series?

A: Acting...

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What Is It Like to Take Over the Helm of a Successful Movie Franchise? 300: Rise of an Empire Director Noam Murro Explains

(0) Comments | Posted March 28, 2014 | 12:38 PM

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Answers by Noam Murro, Director, 300: Rise of An Empire


Q: What is it like to take over the helm...

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What Is It Like to Eat at "41º Experience, by Albert Adrià"?

(0) Comments | Posted March 27, 2014 | 1:17 PM

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Answer by Julien Vaché, Critique of Restaurants

After pulling in a few favours, I was lucky enough to eat there recently, and it definitely ranks...

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What Is DJ Steve Aoki Actually Doing When He Is on Stage?

(0) Comments | Posted March 24, 2014 | 12:48 AM

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Answer by Steve Aoki, DJ, Producer

Q: What is Steve Aoki actually doing when he is on stage?

A: For the most part, I...

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When Did the Energy Industry Begin Fracking?

(0) Comments | Posted March 23, 2014 | 11:42 PM

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Answer by Russell Gold, Author of The Boom: How Fracking Ignited the American Energy Revolution and Changed the World , Wall Street Journal senior energy writer
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How Did You Know That You Wanted to Be a Doctor?

(0) Comments | Posted March 21, 2014 | 12:57 PM

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Answer by Andrew Young Shin, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics - Cardiology -- Stanford University

Last week, I was covered in blood. The tubing connecting...

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Need for Speed and All Is By My Side Actress Imogen Poots on the Fusion of Music and Film

(0) Comments | Posted March 20, 2014 | 1:34 PM

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Answer by Imogen Poots, Actress, All Is By My Side and Need for Speed

Q: What is it like...

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Is the Total Number of Particles in the Universe Stable Over Long Periods of Time?

(0) Comments | Posted March 18, 2014 | 2:27 PM

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Answer by Frank Heile, Physicist

The answer is complicated and is partly yes and partly no since it depends on what is meant by the terms...

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What Is the Best Irish Beer to Drink on St Patrick's Day?

(0) Comments | Posted March 17, 2014 | 2:23 PM

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Answer by Domhnall O'Huigin:

It rather depends: Are you looking for a decent Irish-made or associated drink for the day to channel the spirit of St. Patrick?...

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Where Are Some Great Places to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day?

(0) Comments | Posted March 17, 2014 | 1:35 PM

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Answer by Domhnall O'Huigin,

Well Dublin obviously - the "patient zero" of the whole phenomenon ... We...

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Behind the Scenes of 'Bad Words' with Actor and Director Jason Bateman, and Actress Kathryn Hahn

(0) Comments | Posted March 14, 2014 | 5:40 PM

What is the character arc of Guy in Bad Words?

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Answer by Jason Bateman, Director/Actor/Producer for Bad Words

I prefer my lessons, arc, or themes to...

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Are There Any Traditional Orphanages in the US?

(3) Comments | Posted March 13, 2014 | 7:58 PM

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Answer by Paul deHolczer, reader, traveler, observer, attorney, student

Yes, there are. 

I spent about 10 years in one, between the ages of...

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