Beating The Commuting Blues: Better Laugh Or You’re Gonna Cry

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Tough Commute? Mike Kasdan feels your pain. He prescribes a large dose of humor. Here’s your starter tool-kit.

Thoughts on Social Media ‘Unfriending’

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Leo Babauta explains why the act of “unfriending” can actually help your relationships, not hurt them.

‘Boyhood’ Is Not Just About A Boy

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Max Bakke examines ‘Boyhood’ and finds, there are no small parts.

A ‘Humans of New York’ Moment

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One warm winter evening on the Upper West Side, Thomas Fiffer reached out and touched a stranger’s life.

Facebook Rolls Out Gender-Neutral Family Options

Facebook offers family members new gender/gender-neutral options.

First there were new options for individuals. Now Facebook is offering new identity options for family members.

How to Spot a Narcissist on Facebook

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Facebook is a paradise for narcissists. Dr. Sylvia Gearing shows us how to spot them. Oops!—am I one?

The Brilliance Behind the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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Thomas Fiffer reveals the psychology that has made the Ice Bucket Challenge so wildly successful.

Soliciting Variety Around Our Soapbox

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As the Internet allows confirmation bias to enhance our personal biases in ever-narrowing communities, human connection with opposing viewpoints is the key.

An Egalitarian State Lets Everyone Learn

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Feel smug about your level of skill, but don’t consider your smugness a sign of your education.

Setting Yourself on Fire … Really?

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A Boy dies participating in the fire challenge, are we now ready to admit it’s not a game?

Thou Shalt Not Steal: BuzzFeed, Benny Johnson, and the Argument Against Plagiarism

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A polemic against plagiarism—from the Ethics Editor of The Good Men Project.

Facebook: The End of Loneliness?

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Why connecting on the social media site feels like a constant affirmation.

Fighting the “Department of They”

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A Saturday morning scroll through Facebook-land turns into a heart-wrenching rant, and a plea for sanity and unity.

To The Man Who Wrote Pro-Life Comments Citing the Bible On My Facebook Wall

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Rev. Jim Rigby doesn’t accept your biblical interpretation.

Looking for Mr. Right…Now

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Caryn DeVincenti shares her story of her search for love, and comes to unexpected conclusions.

6 Things Guys Shouldn’t Say on Social Media

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The Mankipedia has some valuable tips about how to be taken seriously on social media.