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Stupid Rises, Nation Declines

Craig Giesecke | Posted 06.15.2014 | Politics
Craig Giesecke

What's gotten us where we are is the rise of dumbassery. Basically, as voters, we've given our elected leaders pretty much an open road to Idiotville.

One Man's Descent Into Alzheimer's -- Does Any of This Sound Familiar?

Marie Marley | Posted 05.11.2014 | Fifty
Marie Marley

I mentioned to him that he should put the coffee in the freezer (as he always did) and he asked me where the freezer was. When I told him it was in the kitchen, he didn't remember what a kitchen was.

Mayan Civilization's Demise Linked to Bizarre Beliefs

Posted 03.23.2012 | Science

By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor Published: 03/22/2012 10:05 AM EDT on LiveScience A dread of malevolent spirits haunting forsaken areas...

Artist Paints During His Decline From Alzheimer's

Posted 02.10.2012 | Arts

For over twelve years, William Utermohlen's mind slowly unraveled. He was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in 1995, and "from that moment on, he beg...

An Appetite for Living

Irene Tanner | Posted 04.05.2012 | Fifty
Irene Tanner

This week I traveled by Second Avenue bus from East 79th St. to 60th St., on my way to Bed Bath and Beyond, a favorite store for variety, value and se...

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Starting Salaries For Recent Graduates Declined Over Past Decade

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 11.02.2011 | College

NEW YORK -- For Kate Johnson, any job felt better than no job at all. Shortly after graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Johnson o...

After the American Dream

Craig K. Comstock | Posted 05.28.2011 | Business
Craig K. Comstock

Over breakfast with a client who had a $90 million fortune, I asked a hypothetical question: would it decrease your motivation as an entrepreneur if i...

Construction Of New Homes Hits Lowest Rate In Nearly Three Decades

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(Reuters) - Housing starts posted their biggest decline in 27 years in February while building permits dropped to their lowest level on record, su...

Fall of Spider-Man Director Is Not "Stuff of Greek Drama"

Carla Seaquist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Carla Seaquist

Everyone connected with this over-hyped, accident-riddled mega-production -- at $65 million, Broadway's most expensive -- needs to take a long, deep breath and, at long last, get a reality check.

Inner Greening

Craig K. Comstock | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Craig K. Comstock

One doesn't have to feel sanguine about the possibility of building a better life under conditions of collapse in order to ask how could we work together to develop something better than we have?

American Decline?

Joseph Nye | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joseph Nye

Americans need to go beyond the tired narratives of hegemony or decline if we are to develop a smart strategy of using networks to exercise power in a cyber age.

What the Bank Branch Will Become

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

I think that branch networks are currently in a precarious situation and bank's might find themselves saddled with a costly anachronism if they don't anticipate the customer behavioral shift.

BANK 2.0: Branch Networks under threat!

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

I've spent the better part of the last three months meeting and talking to some of the best and brightest bankers in Australia, Asia, UK and the USA a...

Is AT&T Financially Dependant on Apple's Success?

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

Although it's not an advanced handset -- the iPad stands to increase AT&T's market share and its wireless income.

Banking's Biggest Challenge: Marketing 2.0

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

Even the most massive changes occurring in the banking sector today aren't as dramatic as what is happening in marketing and advertising.

Decline Can Make Britain a Better Country

Alex Higgins | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alex Higgins

There is a distinct lack of enthusiasm for attempting to govern other parts of the world by force, let alone envy of the global superpower.