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The Fine Art of Appreciation

Paul LaRosa | Posted 02.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Paul LaRosa

I've thought about this for a long time now. If there's one great thing about growing up without a lot of money or status, it's that everything you achieve in life is a bonus -- if you have the right attitude. At least, that's how I feel about it.

I Hope My Son Inherits My Luck

JD Roberto | Posted 01.20.2013 | Parents
JD Roberto

What keeps me awake at night these days isn't that these two boys will turn out to be "bad kids" but rather that they'll be just like me -- young and unbearably foolish -- but not nearly as lucky; that the laws of probability will make them answer for their missteps in a way I never had to.

Year Of The Rookie?

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 11.09.2012 | Sports

-- Good as Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III have been, look beyond the first-year quarterbacks making a strong first impression and check out the o...

All Luck

AP | MICHAEL MAROT | Posted 01.04.2013 | Sports

INDIANAPOLIS — Chuck Pagano provided the inspiration, then Andrew Luck delivered a record-setting performance in yet another win for the surpris...

Lucky

Sarah Albertson-Corkery | Posted 12.25.2012 | Women
Sarah Albertson-Corkery

I asked Lucy why she was telling people that I had back surgery. She said, "Well, it's easier than telling them about the front." We'll, I'll give you that, Lucy. I love that she makes me laugh.

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Waldo Mellon | Posted 12.05.2012 | Comedy
Waldo Mellon

Dear Demon, Sensational letter. I must admit I love hearing from you, and I am genuinely sorry about that pool cue. What I say next is going to burn you up I'm afraid, but it must be said.

Is it Luck?

Joanne Goldblum | Posted 10.08.2012 | Impact
Joanne Goldblum

The trajectory of our lives is determined by a series of choices and luck, but it seems to me that many people discount how big a role luck plays.

Nothing to Do With Luck: Ask Noah

Noah Kass | Posted 10.06.2012 | Healthy Living
Noah Kass

Chance definitely plays a significant role in our successes; unexpected circumstances can rock anyone's boat. However, with a good sense of self, "luck" can turn around.

PHOTOS: Emmy-Worthy Costumes On Display At FIDM

The Huffington Post | Eliza Fisher | Posted 07.31.2012 | Los Angeles

Aside from being popular television shows, what do "New Girl," "Game of Thrones," and "Downton Abbey" have in common? Fantastic costumes! The ...

Another Friday the 13th: Paraskevidekatriaphobes, Beware!

Donna Henes | Posted 09.12.2012 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

It's time to reclaim the original meaning of Friday the 13. Let's reject the fear factor and find luck and abundance, safety and pleasure wherever we look.

God Loves Me, Loves Me Not

Richard Brand | Posted 08.17.2012 | Religion
Richard Brand

What fascinates me most about us is how rapidly we change our opinion about what God thinks about us depending on the one event or one week. We can go from thinking that God loves us to God has it in for us in a couple of hours.

5 Soul-Thoughts For A Radiant Life

William Horden | Posted 07.15.2012 | Healthy Living
William Horden

By orienting us within the realm of spiritual cause-and-effect, soul-thoughts allow us to lean into the coming moment with a more open-minded, open-hearted and dynamic personality.

Canceling 'Luck' Cost HBO How Much!?

Posted 05.02.2012 | TV

Even in cancellation, "Luck" cost HBO a lot. According to Vulture, HBO lost $35 million by canceling the Dustin Hoffman horse racing drama. Time Warne...

Why I'm Thrilled It Rained On My Wedding Day

Avital Andrews | Posted 07.10.2013 | Weddings
Avital Andrews

I'm married. That's the first time I've typed those words. It's been a long time coming, and it's a very good thing. I didn't always know that it would be.

What Science Says About Friday The !3th

Posted 04.13.2012 | Science

By: LiveScience Staff Published: 04/13/2012 08:59 AM EDT on LiveScience Does Friday the 13th freak you out? If so, hold on to your rabbit's foo...

Why Friday the 13th Is a Very Lucky Day, Indeed!

Donna Henes | Posted 06.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

Up until the patriarchal revolution, both Fridays and 13s were held in the very highest esteem. Both the day and the number were associated with the Great Goddesses, and therefore, regarded as the sacred essence of luck and good fortune.

Buyer Finds Warhol Sketch At A Garage Sale

Posted 04.03.2012 | Arts

While the majority of garage sale treasures include old family photos, broken VCR's and stained baby clothes, don't give up hope! If you keep scouring...

Lucky Shopper Finds Picasso In Thrift Store

Posted 03.29.2012 | Arts

Zach Bodish had been up and down the aisles of the Volunteers of America thrift store many times before, but wasn't finding anything of interest... un...

'Luck' Series Finale: Ace And Gus Outsmart A Contract Killer

Posted 03.26.2012 | TV

Ever since HBO canceled "Luck" (Sun., 10 p.m. ET on HBO) fans have been wondering if any of the main characters would be killed off. In Sunday nigh...

Inside The 'Unprecedented' Horse Deaths On 'Luck'

AP | LYNN ELBER | Posted 05.17.2012 | TV

LOS ANGELES -- Horse racing has long withstood the deaths of its skittish, injury-prone thoroughbreds. Hollywood proved it lacks the stomach for it. ...

Cuomo Wants Investigation After 16 Horses Die At Queens Racetrack

Posted 03.19.2012 | New York

The same day HBO canceled "Luck" after a third horse died during production, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo sent a letter to the New York Racing Assoc...

Why HBO Was Right To Cancel 'Luck'

Maureen Ryan | Posted 05.14.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

Because David Milch was so wonderful at making Luck's horses come alive as individuals, it's even harder now to contemplate them dying for the sake of art, as magical as that art might be.

John Barrowman's Next TV Role: It Isn't 'Torchwood'!

Posted 03.07.2012 | TV

John Barrowman has joined the cast of "Gilded Lilys." What does this mean for "Torchwood"? According to TV Guide, Barrowman will play Julius Ashfor...

LOOK: This Ammo Belt Saved Cop's Life In LES Shootout

| Posted 04.29.2012 | New York

By Trevor Kapp and Wil Cruz LOWER EAST SIDE -- A cop owes his life to an ammo magazine on his belt that deflected a bullet fired at him in a shoot...

15 TV Stars Who've Won Oscars

Posted 02.25.2012 | TV

The Oscars will crown a new crop of Hollywood royalty when the winners are announced during the Sun., Feb. 26 ceremony (8 p.m. EST on ABC); but many p...