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With Football and Hazing, History Repeats Itself

Brian Patrick Harmon | Posted 10.15.2014 | Sports
Brian Patrick Harmon

When a school team's hazing customs go unchecked, the bullying will grow more degrading every season. In many instances, each class looks to top its predecessor. Given how widespread hazing is, it cannot be eliminated.

Hazing: Just Another Form of Bullying That Must Be Stopped

Harry Leibowitz | Posted 10.13.2014 | Impact
Harry Leibowitz

Jaylen Arnold is the founder of Jaylens Challenge Foundation, an organization dedicated to promoting awareness and prevention of bullying through education and community service.

And She Walked Happily Ever After With or Without Nail Polish

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 10.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Ladies, what happens when you take your nail polish off and see your toenails turning yellow, getting chalky, flakey and thick with whitish markings o...

Nude Yoga and the Worst Kind of Naked

Steve Belanger | Posted 06.07.2014 | Comedy
Steve Belanger

I wholeheartedly agree with that old Seinfeld bit, "There's good naked and bad naked." Naked, sweaty stretching of limbs and twisting of torsos is bad naked. No matter how you look at it.

10 Reasons Women Should Never Go Naked At The Gym

Ronna Benjamin | Posted 05.20.2014 | Fifty
Ronna Benjamin

I was getting dressed in the locker room at my gym last week when I overheard a conversation between two ladies about the tough cardio class we had all just barely survived. One lady was in her bra and panties, the other naked, but for a towel. I looked over at them, about to commiserate on the ass-kicking, when I realized the woman in the towel looked familiar.

13 Reasons The Gym Is A Terrible Place

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 03.14.2014 | Healthy Living

For many of us, the gym is a casual experience. We're not trying to set any records. We really only want to be a little healthier and perhaps look bet...

To Straight Men Showering With Gay Men: Yes, We Are Looking! (And So Are Other Straight Men)

Joe Kort, Ph.D. | Posted 04.15.2014 | Gay Voices
Joe Kort, Ph.D.

In any locker room, all men -- straight, bisexual and gay -- look at one another. They size each other up, comparing their bodies and penis sizes with those of other men. But we gay and bisexual men have years of practice and experience being appropriate and mindful.

Help Police Find The Penis-Waving Pot-Bellied Peeper

Posted 01.30.2014 | Crime

High school cheerleaders in South San Francisco got more than eyeful earlier this month when a naked man wandered into their locker room, made eye c...

The Lore of the Locker Room

Anthony Nicodemo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Anthony Nicodemo

Fearing that one person would use locker room myths as a tactic to remove me from my coaching position scared me to death. One crazy parent could turn my life upside down and take me away from something I love. Rather than risk this, I stayed closeted and lived a secret life.

While We're Banning Oversized Sodas, How About Banning Mindlessly-Programmed Background Music?

Albert Imperato | Posted 05.11.2013 | New York
Albert Imperato

A few days later I noticed that the music had been turned up in volume, but this time it was playing a Mozart Flute Concerto. As I put on my running shorts, I thought that donning a pair of 18th-century breeches and a ruffled shirt would be more appropriate.

Fan Buys Team-Used Toilet For $5,300

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.20.2012 | Sports

Jim Vigmond, a Toronto Maple Leafs fan, reportedly paid $5,300 for a team toilet from the old Maple Leaf Gardens, ESPN reports. The arena housed th...

5 Hidden Dangers At The Gym

Ben Greenfield | Posted 11.11.2012 | Healthy Living
Ben Greenfield

Similar to a hospital, you'd expect the gym to be a healthy and safe place. But also similar to a hospital, gyms can have lurking, hidden dangers that leave you injured or sick if you're not careful.

Seriously, Do We Really Need Health Clubs?

John Blumenthal | Posted 01.29.2012 | Fifty
John Blumenthal

Even though I'm over fifty, I still groan at the vivid memory of high school gym class which, for me, was an exercise in torture.

Exercise Etiquette

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Don't Weight! The New Year is well on its way to springtime. If you haven't bought into the infomercials about dropping two sizes in a week or taking ...

Congress Gym Usually Tame, Insist Lawmakers

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's no secret that members of Congress broker deals on the treadmill or in the weight room of the House and Senate gyms. But former congressman Eric ...