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What Do YOLO and FOMO Mean for Millennials' Retirement Planning?

Jacob Gold | Posted 10.28.2014 | Money
Jacob Gold

Step back to appreciate that life is a balancing act and retirement savings needs a seat at the team next to YOLO and FOMO.

My First Flight With the Wright Brothers Was Terrible

Oren Mendez | Posted 10.26.2014 | Comedy
Oren Mendez

Another awful thing about this whole flight was the food. I know you shouldn't expect too much from airline food, but this was abysmal. Wilbur's girlfriend at the time made some soup, which was not a good choice for an open air flight.

It's 2014 and YOLO Is Still Bringing Us Down

Sarah Gladstone | Posted 08.04.2014 | Entertainment
Sarah Gladstone

Despite its fading glory, I still worry that we're on the verge of permanently being remembered as the YOLO Generation -- a generation whose baffling and repellent vocal majority has decided we'd rather stand for youthful arrogance than stand for nothing at all.

Never, Ever Say These 9 'Words' Out Loud

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.09.2014 | Technology

Some words belong on the Internet and on the Internet alone. They lose their power when they leave the screen. Perhaps, in 2011, it was novel to say ...

The 72 Worst Internet Sayings, Ranked

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.04.2014 | Technology

The Internet has given us a lot of great things. Wikipedia comes to mind. Maybe email and online shopping make your list. I don't know (or really care...

Staying in Is the New Going Out: Forget FOMO

Unwritten | Posted 05.17.2014 | College
Unwritten

The stereotypical FOMO sufferer is that one person that will never turn down an invite. They will be peer pressured into going out, despite swearing blind they were going to take a night off, simply for the fear of missing out. See, I'm more of a JOMO kind of gal -- I relish in the joy of missing out.

Why the YOLO Generation Has It All Wrong About Money

Kali Hawlk | Posted 05.10.2014 | Money
Kali Hawlk

Yes, you only live once. That is an inescapable truth that applies to us all. What is not true is that you have to "just get by" financially in order to really live. You can really live right this very moment and save for your future.

The Evolution of a New Years Resolution

Adam Resnick | Posted 03.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Adam Resnick

It has been a week since the ball dropped and the world rang in 2014. It probably seems a lot longer for those of us who made our new years' resoluti...

Man Allegedly Runs Half-Naked Through Bingo Hall

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

Deharra Waters apparently is game for anything -- even running half-naked through a bingo hall. Waters was arrested last Thursday evening for disor...

WATCH: Woman Twerks On Subway Tracks Because 'Yolo'

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.27.2013 | New York

Here's a short video of two women twerking on the New York City subway tracks. It's obviously always a very bad idea to go onto the subway tracks in N...

Breeding Versus Parenting: What Type of Society Have We Become?

Laura Wellington | Posted 11.09.2013 | Impact
Laura Wellington

It's a question we really need to mull over and not just in the United States but across the globe as we are seeing the failings of parenting all over. As the impact on our children is enormous, I hasten to guess that the implications on our world have yet to be fully realized.

10 Things To Do Before You Die (If You Have Really Low Standards)

Posted 08.10.2013 | Comedy

1. Try gum - Don't let the specter of death engulf you before you've tried gum. Any flavor will do. 2. Finally find out how a stapler works - Wha...

The Lonely Island & The Roots Do 'YOLO' Live On 'Fallon'

Posted 09.25.2013 | Comedy

On last night's "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon," The Lonely Island turned in a rare live performance by staging an elaborate version of their single "Y...

Countdown to August 1 for College Admissions Applicants: Common App Essays and Supplements Go Live

Elizabeth Benedict | Posted 09.18.2013 | College
Elizabeth Benedict

In recent years, applying to college has become almost as daunting as going to college -- and maybe even more so. The pressure to write essay after essay can be stifling. It can be downright overwhelming.

College Asks Applicants, 'What Does YOLO Mean To You?'

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.13.2013 | College

YOLO [YO-low]: An acronym meaning "You only live once." Meant to elicit a carefree attitude, willing to take chances. Also, the subject of an essay...

Jason Linkins

Tennessee State Rep Continues To Work Hard On Behalf That One Constituent He Sees In All The Mirrors

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.17.2013 | Politics

Via Wonkette, one of our favorite HuffPost Hill characters of recent memory, Tennessee State Rep. Jon Lundberg (R-Bristol), has avenged a slight again...

What 'YOLO' Really Means...

Leena Khan | Posted 06.06.2013 | Teen
Leena Khan

I think it is more important to enjoy your life, but not so much that you go crazy. I wish that people wouldn't care what other people think of them, and concentrate on what really matters.

Student Suspended For Tweeting 'YOLO'

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.05.2013 | Technology

A Texas high school student who protested taking what he called an "unneeded" test spoke truth to power on Twitter, and ended up getting suspended for...

Confucius Say, 'YOLO!'

Rodney L. Taylor, Ph.D. | Posted 06.02.2013 | Religion
Rodney L. Taylor, Ph.D.

The goal is the fulfillment of a life of learning such that one comes to accord with the Way of Heaven, not in some eschatological point beyond life, but within one's life itself. And what of the afterlife? Simply of no concern and thus no articulation.

Do You Know Your Celebrity Slang?

Posted 03.28.2013 | Celebrity

Last week, Miley Cyrus surprised and delighted fans when she shared a video of herself "twerking" in a unicorn onesie ... which, for some, prompted th...

An Oral History of YOLO, the Word That Lived Too Long

Vanity Fair | Posted 04.10.2013 | Entertainment
Vanity Fair

By Alyssa Bereznak, Vanity Fair On the most recent episode of Saturday Night Live, the Lonely Island crew partnered with host Adam Levine and music...

WATCH: The Lonely Island Returns To 'SNL'

Posted 01.29.2013 | Comedy

After leaving "Saturday Night Live" last May and taking The Lonely Island's signature "Digital Shorts" with him, Andy Samberg returned to "Saturday Ni...

These Are The Funnest Leggings Ever

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.27.2013 | Style

These have been added to our wish list.

How Will 2012's Stars Fare Next Year?

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 12.31.2012 | Arts

Seemingly every publication has been looking back at the year in culture, from the New York Times's investigation of 2012's big moments in the arts to...

Drake Wants To See Some 'YOLO' Profits

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 12.26.2012 | Entertainment

You only live once and, in this lifetime, Drake wants to see royalties from companies using the acronym "YOLO." "YOLO" is an acronym for "you only...