Think music is just for listening purposes? Think again.
Iran has one of the world’s biggest drug problems, but programmes for addicts are among the most enlightened.
This week, my daughter turned 10, and two things occurred to me. The first was how the heck do I have a 10-year-old.
Thomas Fiffer exposes three inconvenient truths about adults and wonders if children’s “attention deficit” is nothing more than the lack of a compelling message?
Hank Kalet presents a compelling poem about baseball and teaching, expertly drawing parallels between the speaker’s personal life, Dwight Gooden’s mixed legacy, and a seemingly pedestrian classroom exercise.
Myths matter. Only by a clear understanding of the life course of heroin dependence, and the ways in which the drug kills, can we make evidence-based interventions to help people.
While we’ve been fighting the War on Drugs, we’ve been leaving drug addicts behind. It’s time to change that. – When I was 21, my best friend died of a drug overdose. As far as his family and friends know, it was the first time he had tried heroin, although some of us knew that […]
Tommy Raskin believes that current drug policies in schools tip the balance against young people who are self-medicating because of disability, depression, family dysfunction and social exclusion.
The character of Walter White did what he did for the survival of his family. Ron Mattocks wonders what lengths he must go to.
Mark Greene believes that men heckle women about frequency of sex because men key on it as authentic contact in lives otherwise cut off from connection.
There are many paths to gratitude. Matt Clapper’s led him through a series of amends, and he is the better for it.
Tim O’Connor says that Lou Reed provided us with brutal truths, but ugly and beautiful, as well as lifelong lesson about writing.
“We talk so much about leaving a better planet to our kids, that we forget to leave better kids to our planet.”-Gerry Burnie
Does fitness depend on your state? Josh Magill discusses.
Rumors of the death of American democracy are greatly exaggerated.
Some people think a sequel to Palahniuk’s epic novel (and subsequent film) is blasphemy. David Guba, on the other hand, is pumped.
or, How the Gender Neutral Bathroom Sign I Made is Being Manufactured and Donated to Colleges.
“Did you get a sense of where she was at already before introducing what was wanted next?”
First dates can be collaborative efforts, but the man should take charge in most cases. Here’s how.
UCLA professor of neuroscience says that exercise – not your morning crossword – is the key to brain function. Lauren Lobley has the scoop.
One man’s attempt at wrangling twelve small children provided him with plenty of lifelong memories—and all it cost him was his sanity.
Are you doing these things? If so, Justin Hubbell has some helpful advice (and a great comic).
Christopher Stephen Soden paints a picture of sensual satisfaction in this quiet poem.
Forcefully removing that which we have no right to remove.
There you see several photos proudly displayed around the room. In every single one of them they are dressed as a clown.
This teddy bear just won the internet’s heart.
Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts watched in horror as a white guy, high as a kite, got away with crashing his car and hiding his drugs right in front of the cops.
What does it look like to the other person when you can’t put your phone down while having a conversation? This video nails it.