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They Immediately Regret This Decision

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.27.2014 | Comedy

If in the middle of the winter, a friend suggests going "snow swimming," our advice would be to take a pass. Don't just take our word on it, thoug...

Snowing, With a Chance of Nakedness

Susan McCorkindale | Posted 04.28.2014 | Women
Susan McCorkindale

I think it's pretty safe to say that no matter where in the U.S. you live, this winter's been rough. Snow. Ice. Freezing rain. School delays. School c...

You've Been Doing Snow Days Wrong (Until Now)

Emma C. S. McLaughlin | Posted 04.26.2014 | Teen
Emma C. S. McLaughlin

Once in a while though, there is the confused student who makes the unforgivable mistake of uttering those unspeakable words, "I'm sick of snow days." If that sounds like it could be you, don't worry! You will get through this with my help, and a few easy suggestions.

Beat The Winter Blues With This Playlist

Tara Subramaniam | Posted 04.24.2014 | Teen
Tara Subramaniam

I've come up with a playlist of tunes that if they don't turn that frown upside down, will at least warm your heart against the chilly winter storm aftermath in preparation for what I hope will be an early spring.

WATCH: NYC Snow Plow Destroys Restaurant, Ruins Date (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 02.20.2014 | Weird News

The New York City snow plows are at it again. Not long after a hapless pedestrian was buried by a snow plow while walking on the sidewalk, another...

Why Talking to Your Neighbors Is Just Awful

Paul Cantor | Posted 04.22.2014 | Comedy
Paul Cantor

The more I'm talking to my neighbors, the more I realize why nobody talks to their neighbors! It's because they either have nothing to say, or way too much. There is no happy medium. You'd love it if you could keep your interactions short and sweet.

Fears and Tears: Halfpipe Bobsled and Other Olympic Sports NBC Would Love

Brandt Goldstein | Posted 04.22.2014 | Comedy
Brandt Goldstein

Get four big dudes who can really sprint, cram them into one of those 12-foot-long space shuttles, and let's see if they can do a Double McTwist 1260 at 80 mph.

3 Climate Change Quizzes

Ronnie Citron-Fink | Posted 04.22.2014 | Green
Ronnie Citron-Fink

As I write this, a Nor'easter is barreling its way towards my home, threatening to dump over a foot of snow. Once again, I find myself batting away qu...

Snow Rage: Winter Weather Stressing You Out?

Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D. | Posted 04.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D.

Apparently, people are taking their frustration over all that snow out on those piling it up on the side of the road (after having just spent considerable time and energy clearing it out of their own driveways).

Top 10 Extreme Skiing Spots

Cheapflights | Posted 04.21.2014 | Travel
Cheapflights

For some, performances at the Olympics are great to marvel at from the couch while; for others, they are motivation to take on a challenge and step outside the comfort zone. If you fall into the latter camp, this list is for you.

Snowmageddon 2014: A Mindful Snow Survival Guide

Samuel 'Gentoku' McCree | Posted 04.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Samuel 'Gentoku' McCree

For many parts of the country, this amount of snow would be laughable, but here in Portland it frightens and delights us. We are used to snow's cousin rain, but snow itself in large amounts is rare.

PANDAS: Our Own Personal Snowpocalpyse in Atlanta

Christine M. Ristaino | Posted 04.19.2014 | Parents
Christine M. Ristaino

Since this disease is as present in my home as the snow outside our front window right now, while snowbound I decided to compose a list of what the Snowpocalypse 2.0 in Atlanta has in common with PANDAS.

This Snowman Doesn't Know What's Coming

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 02.18.2014 | Comedy

Frosty the snowman was a jolly, happy soul... Until someone blew him up. This video may be from 2006, but it's never to late to watch a couple of e...

Winter Blast Dumps Snow On New England

AP | Posted 02.17.2014 | Green

BOSTON (AP) — The latest blast of snow to hit New England dumped more than a foot in part of Massachusetts and packed heavy winds that left thousand...

Seriously, Weather!?

AP | Posted 02.16.2014 | Green

BOSTON (AP) — Another round of snow has made its way into the Northeast as states continue to dig out from earlier storms. Snow began falling in Bo...

Top 15 Warm Weather Retirement Cities To Dream About

Moira McGarvey | Posted 04.17.2014 | Fifty
Moira McGarvey

As the winter of 2014 trudges on, those of us in four-season regions have had just about enough. I can't remember another winter that has dragged on s...

The Spirituality of Losing Control

Henry G. Brinton | Posted 04.16.2014 | Religion
Henry G. Brinton

Our ancestors had a spirituality of storms that we are in danger of losing today. They accepted that they were not in control of their environment, knowing that destroying storms would certainly pass by.

INTERACTIVE MAP: This Is What Happens On Twitter When It Snows

Posted 02.13.2014 | Technology

Apparently people enjoy tweeting about the snow. A deadly storm left over a million homes in the dark as it swept through the South and then buried th...

The Surprising Thing About People That Shouldn't Be Surprising

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 04.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

In my experience, every time there's a tragedy, or even a just calamity, people almost always come forth in a generous and caring way. Systems may fail, but when people have the opportunity to help, they almost always do it. So why are we always surprised?

Why A Snowstorm Might Be The Best Thing To Happen To Single People On Valentine's Day

Huffington Post | Matthew Rappaport | Posted 02.13.2014 | Comedy

We wouldn't call a major snowstorm nailing the East coast a "good" thing, but this year it might be the perfect excuse to stay home on Valentine's Day...

Snowstorm Hits Washington, D.C.!

Posted 02.13.2014 | Green

It's the biggest snowfall in Washington since 2010's Snowmageddon! What's closed in D.C. on Thursday? Just about everything: Schools, airport runwa...

Disaster Barbie vs. The Snowpocalypse

Lori J. Bertman | Posted 04.12.2014 | Impact
Lori J. Bertman

I teach people how to be prepared for all sorts of catastrophic events. However, the winter storms that have plagued the South were even too much for the well-trained. My preparedness kit for winter weather consists of matches, Gucci snow boots, and a bottle of red.

How Did She Not See This Coming?

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 02.09.2014 | Comedy

Like much of the country, Portland, Ore. has been hit by a major snowstorm over the last few days. But that did not stop a couple of joggers from brav...

Stop Complaining About Snowflakes

Brian Hanley | Posted 04.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Brian Hanley

Let's talk about something important. In a famous lecture, Mark Twain remarked that we all complain about the weather, but nobody does anything about ...

The 7 Best Cozy, Comforting Après-ski Dishes

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 04.09.2014 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

These dishes are sure to light your fire.