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Bruce Fein

Hillary Clinton's Foreign Policy: Doing Stupid Stuff

Bruce Fein | October 28, 2016 | Politics
Hillary Clinton, Democratic presidential nominee, has derided "Don't do stupid stuff" as a worthless organizing principle of President Barack Obama's foreign policy. But her substitute of "Doing stupid stuff" is even worse. As Secretary of State during President Barack Obama's first term, Ms. Clinton single-handedly compounded problems of international...
Lutheran World Relief

Preserving the Environmental Legacy Of Colombian Coffee Growers

Lutheran World Relief | October 28, 2016 | Impact
Coffee grower Oscar Morales Ospina proudly cultivates his crop on a five-acre farm left in his care a decade ago by his late father. The beans he grows near the town of Marulanda in central Colombia support his family and provide someone somewhere...
Cindy Weber-Cleary

Have Your Way With Gray

Cindy Weber-Cleary | October 28, 2016 | Style
Unlike black or brown, gray has a warmth and coziness, even at its chicest, and we can't think of a color it won't complement. Which means the brights, pastels and autumnal toned pieces in your closet will have a new companion.

6 Donald Trump-Like Things Guys Have Said To Me On Dates

Glamour | October 28, 2016 | Divorce
For Glamour, by Jen Glantz. I keep a document saved on the desktop of my computer that contains all of the mind-boggling things guys have said to me on dates. I wish these one-liners read like a grocery list, but by now—after about 6 years of consistently first-dating...
Roger Wright

The Ghost of Wrigley Field?

Roger Wright | October 28, 2016 | Chicago
The Chicago Lutheran theological Seminary. Site of present day Wrigley Field. Am I the ghost of Wrigley Field? That echo of distant laughter you can almost grab on to before everything goes icy dark? Is that me? Perhaps it would be...

These Facts About the Pentagon Might Surprise You

Quora | October 28, 2016 | Politics
What are some things people would be surprised to find out that the Pentagon controls? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Arnold Punaro, author of On War and...
Kristi Lowe

Establishment Blues In Europe

Kristi Lowe | October 28, 2016 | Politics
These are tough times to be a mainstream party or candidate in Europe. Economic anxiety has left voters all over the continent grumpy. Fears about migration, displacement, national identity, and terrorist attacks are kindling anger.
Matthew Dietrich

Mark Kirk Apologizes to Tammy Duckworth for Heritage Comment

Matthew Dietrich | October 28, 2016 | Chicago
U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk took to Twitter Friday to apologize after created a national media firestorm Thursday during a debate with his odd remark that questioned his Democratic opponent, U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth's heritage. (See the first video below.) Sincere apologies to an...
Zac Thompson

Step Inside An Abandoned Boxing Venue

Zac Thompson | October 28, 2016 | HuffPost Live 321
The weathered building, which now resembles a forgotten boxing champ, stands as a haunting monument to America's fickle sense of entertainment.

Why Do People Brag About Being Busy?

Quora | October 28, 2016 | GPS for the Soul
Why are people today so proud of being constantly busy? Is this a good thing? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Brigid Schulte, author of Overwhelmed: How to...
Mark Batson

One Of The Other Most Important Dr. Dre Facts Missing From Straight Outta Compton

Mark Batson | October 28, 2016 | Entertainment
After witnessing Dr. Dre working in the studio for many years I would have to say that one of most important facts missing from the NWA movie is not just aspects of Dre's personal and political life and vision, but a clear description of the high level of sonic mastery and expertise that he has exhibited and presented to the world for the past 30 years.
Advertising Week

Advertising Week Friday Roundup: Week Ending October 28, 2016

Advertising Week | October 28, 2016 | Business
Natalie Munio Burger King dressed up as McDonald’s for Halloween, mobile has taken over the world (well, the internet that is), Vine is shutting down and the internet is mad about it, National Geographic goes “further” than just TV, and Chipotle...
Brigid Schulte

To Solve The Child Care Crisis, Let's Pick Up Where We Left Off In 1971

Brigid Schulte | October 28, 2016 | Parents
The current child care system in the United States isn't working well for anyone, even though the majority of children in the United States are being raised in families where all parents work for pay, and the majority of children have, since the 1990s, been in some form of "non-maternal" care from the age of six months.

This Is What Startup Founders Need to Get Right

Quora | October 28, 2016 | Business
What are the things startups have to get right? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Jason M. Lemkin, CEO and co-founder at EchoSign and co-founder of NanoGram Devices, on...
Advertising Week

Dreaming of Electric Sheep

Advertising Week | October 28, 2016 | Business
John Snyder, CEO and Co-Founder, Grapeshot As a CEO and serial entrepreneur, I spend a great deal of time thinking about what’s next, distinguishing between game-changing moments and flash-in-the-pan trends, and getting out in front of major advancements that will disrupt the way...
Edward Wytkind

Let's Review the Tape

Edward Wytkind | October 28, 2016 | Politics
No, not that tape. We've seen it more than we care to admit and yes, it is repugnant. But I'm referring the tale of the tape comparing Secretary Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on key issues that working people in transportation sectors care about. Transportation unions have spent more than...
Mario Almonte

Donald Trump Loses His Way on His Bid for the Presidency - But T-Shirt Sales are Way Up

Mario Almonte | October 28, 2016 | Politics
Donald Trump asserting that he may not accept the results of the U.S. presidential elections if he doesn't win is, of course, empty posturing. The results are legally binding.
Wendy Kramer

There Are No Laws Prohibiting Donor Recipients From Reaching Out To Donors

Wendy Kramer | October 28, 2016 | Impact
It would seem that the sperm banks and egg clinics who continue to spread this false information have done so only to protect their own liabilities.
Latino Decisions

Asian American Voters in the 2016 Election, Part 2

Latino Decisions | October 28, 2016 | Politics
by Taeku Lee, Ph.D. Our first installment on Asian American voters reviewed the potential for this often disregarded group to be pivotal in 2016 and reported findings from the most recent survey of their vote preferences in this year's presidential and Congressional races. Asian American voters, in sum,...
Advertising Week

The Spooktacular Origins of Monster Cereals

Advertising Week | October 28, 2016 | Business
Heather Taylor Each year, a trio of eerie-istible characters makes their descent onto grocery shelves everywhere, casting a haunting glow over the cereal aisle. A dark, mysterious count…. A lumbering, hulking monster… A floating, blue spirit… Their arrival signifies that they...