Comment of the Day: “Do too many choices paralyze people?”

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Are we faced with so many choices that it’s hard to decide what to do with our lives?

Comment of the Day: “..relationships, personal growth, coping with uncertainty…”

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In our rapidly changing world, should parents be advisers to their children?

Comment of the Day: “I was stuck in an abusive friendship…”

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You can leave yourself behind for another person before you realize you’ve done it…

Men Conversing Rationally, Something Needed More In Online Comments Sections

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When a female teacher gives a fifteen year old a lap dance, you’d expect the news story itself to be the most disturbing part. You would be wrong.

Don’t Read The Comments

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Reading internet comments is driving me insane, and we only have our news organizations to thank for it.

What I’ve Learned About Real Life From Writing Online

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I’ve written over 400 articles and blogs over the past three years. It’s been great practice for my writing — and great to help me keep my ego in check too.

Governor Brown Signs Trans Students Bill of Rights

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s.e. smith triumphs in California’s progress, but admits there is a substantial amount of work needed for the LGBTQ community.

The Haircut Test

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Steve Axelrod got a haircut. And what people say to him about it—or don’t say—says it all.

My 100th Post on Business Issues (And 6 Things I’ve Learned Along the Way)

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“The blog became part writing exercise, part wish-fulfillment, and part therapy. It also caused me to talk less to our dog when I was having a particularly slow day on the word processor, which I am not sure she misses.”

Emily Hartridge Learns Not to Read the Comments

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In the new video by Emily Hartridge, the very funny host recognizes that the worst thing you can ever do to yourself is read your comments… but she does it anyway!

“My favorite is the ‘Oh, you’re babysitting?’ Hell, no. Mom doesn’t ‘babysit’ neither does Dad.”

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These are comments by Bob, Deanne, and Amy on the post “She asked, ‘How can you do this to this poor child?’ and pleaded frantically with me to get in her car.”

On “White Men Who Vote for Romney”

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Brandon Ferdig wants to discuss what he thinks is one of more dangerous, race-based articles you’ll read all year.

“Here’s a suggestion: if you don’t know the woman, shut the f*ck up. Tell your mother she has a nice ass.”

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This is a comment by Mike on the post “Why Are Guys So Obsessed With My Butt?”

How to Build a Community: The Difference Between 10,000 Strangers and 10,000 Engaged Activists.

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Lisa Hickey offers six ways to think about community building, and 16 ways to start building.

Men and Parental Leave: A Conversation

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Men are trying to get more time with their children. So why aren’t they taking parental leave?

“There are no moustache twirling villains. Pretty much everyone believes that what they’re doing is ok.”

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These are comments by Saoili and The_L on the post “How Not to Hit on People”.