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Bully/Jerk -- It's Not the Same

Claire Wapole | Posted 12.07.2014 | Parents
Claire Wapole

Bullying is bad -- so bad in fact that I think the very title of "bully" needs to be reserved for those who really, truly are... bullies.The word "bully" is a loaded (or used to be loaded) word that is now used so often, that it's intended meaning is beginning to lose its impact.

Don't Act Like a Jerk Because Someone Else Is

Kare Anderson | Posted 10.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Kare Anderson

Summer in our village-by-the-bay, Sausalito, is packed with tourists. Some dawdle and gawk in the crosswalks. Thousands of others, on rented bikes, at...

What Makes Someone an 'Asshole'?

Aaron James | Posted 07.06.2014 | Politics
Aaron James

What is the precise difference between the asshole and the mere jerk, boor, cad, schmuck, prick, douchebag, twit, ass, or ass-clown?

Are You A Thoughtless, Inconsiderate Jerk Of A Person? Here's How To Tell.

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 11.08.2013 | Comedy

Are you kind of a jerk? Don't worry, this is a safe place, you can be honest. There are a lot of inconsiderate people out there; people who don't thin...

My 2013 Travel Goal: Don't Be A Jerk

Christopher Elliott | Posted 03.02.2013 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

There's something about travel -- whether you're flying, driving or sailing -- that brings out the jerk in all of us. Like the guy in seat 26B just in front of me right now on a flight from Honolulu to Los Angeles, who is probably a nice guy on the ground. But put him on a plane, and shortly after takeoff, he jams his seat into my knees without so much as an apology.

Cartoons That Are No Joke

Posted 06.11.2012 | Arts

So why did Los Angeles art provocateur and Huffington Post Arts blogger Mat Gleason open an art gallery of his own? "If the galleries and museums are ...

When a Jerk Blames the Internet for Being a Jerk

Crystal Syben Haidl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Crystal Syben Haidl

This is a story of two Jerks -- Jerk.com and Is-A-Jerk.com. It unfolds the necessarily complex navigation between privacy, first amendment rights, and accountable practices on the Internet.

The Spiritual Power Of Admitting Our Faults

Rabbi Alan Lurie | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rabbi Alan Lurie

It is not until we have admitted to ourselves that we are jerks that we can see how we too often act reflexively and thoughtlessly, and can be liberated from the need to reject so much of who we are.

Just Listen - 10 Ways to Recognize a Jerk

Mark Goulston, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Goulston, M.D.

A jerk is a know-it-all who doesn't know what he is talking about. They are able to carve a wide path through the serenity in your lives because you are so aghast by their outrageous behavior.

Carrie Prejean Contest! Suggest Songs For Her Debut Album!

Martin Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Martin Lewis

I have issued an invitation to Carrie to let me produce an album with her. But what songs to record?That's where you -- the HuffPost readers -- come in. Please submit your suggestions.

I Am a Big Fat Jerk

James M. Lynch | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
James M. Lynch

I was gathering evidence that people were stupid, they were selfish and that I was the only right thinking person in the world and my anger was justified. In short; I was being a big fat jerk.