Jackie Summers looks at how we value money. And how we value life.
What would you do if you met the grim reaper face-to-face? If you’re Jackie Summers, you decide to pay very very close attention.
Jackie Summers reminds us that racism didn’t start as a moral problem. It started as an economic one.
Jackie Summers was about to have a very good day and solve all the mysteries of the universe. Or so he thought.
Jackie Summers explains that no matter how much you hate President Obama, rooting for the home team to fail simply doesn’t make any sense.
Jackie Summers examines the way racism reproduces – and how well-meaning people feed the disease by denying their privilege.
Jackie Summers has identified the most troubling thing about racism these days: no one ever admits to being racist.
“You know that ringing in your ears? That ‘eeeeeeeeee’? That’s the sound of the ear cells dying, like their swan song. Once it’s gone you’ll never hear that frequency again. Enjoy it while it lasts.” ~ Children of Men
When you’re suffering from depression, you’re your own worst bully, and when you make a mistake—no matter how small—you drop the hammer on yourself.
“Unhappiness occurs when we obsess about the past or worry about the future. Peace and serenity are found in the present moment.”
After bouncing back from losing everything, this father realized he sacrificed too much time away from his kids during the climb.
A dad discovers a common compliment for girls is not as positive as many think. It is a trap. Here is his plan to free his daughter from its grasp.
Guys – are you feeling left out of the “ridiculously silly and impractical” Halloween costume market? Never fear.
One of mine was a movie of inherent and undeniable cheesiness, but the exact kind of sincerely dumb cheesiness that I still adore to this day.
Erin Kelly examines Chris Hayden’s recent decision to publicly reveal the fact he has a disability, despite being US Senator Kay Hagan’s press secretary.
David Perry explains the importance of consistency in teaching skills to his son.
I don’t know if I’ll ever love again like I did when I was 20. But I have faith.
Kenny Fries writes of injuries both physical and spiritual, and “openings” which are simultaneously literal and metaphoric.
James Michael Sama lets women in on 10 things they can stop worrying about, because frankly, men don’t give a damn.
This Kansas City Royals World Series appearance has Brian Harmon daydreaming of the ghosts of Royals past.
Why you should go and see one of the four exhibitions of his work on show around the world.
Hollywood heavyweight Paul Lazarus shifts gears and draws attention to a mind-bendingly brilliant invention that could save the lives of hundreds of millions.
Using Membership Rewards® from American Express, my family can experience a whole lot of things that might have otherwise been out of reach.
After 1000 punches, 1000 kicks, 500 knees and 500 elbows—every day— Thai Nguyen has an insight or two he’d like to share about fighting.
Jordan Gray was back and forth on whether or not he wanted to have children, so he interviewed 50 fathers to hear what they had to say.
A 12-step guide to surviving infidelity.