How to Stop Thinking Everyone Has It Better Than You After Your Breakup

Why Comparing by Ian Burt

Breakup expert Matt Shumate wants you to stop comparing yourself with other guys—so the lovers you want can see your amazing gifts.

The Pros and Cons of Workaholism

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Being a workaholic has its advantages and disadvantages. Matt Rozsa takes a look at both.

Why Do We Still Have Banned Books Week?

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Let us revel in the diversity of literature rather than wallow in our own prejudices. The “freedom to read” is something should all celebrate.

Death In a Different Light

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David Packman understands a full life involves a much closer relationship with death than many of us currently have.

Mark Twain, the Depth


Professor Bobkoff is not returning to campus this fall, but his daughter will never forget what he taught her.

Moustache-A-Day: Mark Twain

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Great mustaches we have known and loved. Celebrated this Movember.

The Centre Cannot Hold: On Love, Travel & Radicalism


A trip to India with an anti-radical radical.

Very Superstitious


Rituals we perform for good luck are known as sorcery, and actions we avoid out of superstition are taboos.

Val Kilmer as Mark Twain Will Crush Your Mindgrapes

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Val Kilmer’s portrayal of Mark Twain is uncanny. Maybe even more so than his Jim Morrison.

I Was Born a Sinner

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People tried to change Nicholas Ferroni, believing that the way he was born would make life harder. Fortunately, he came to accept himself the way God made him.

25 Ideas for Moms Raising Sons

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Tabitha Studer knows how important it is for parents to raise boys conscientiously, and so she complied a list of 25 rules for mothers of sons.

Am I a Good Man, or Am I Just Lazy?


According to Shawn Peters, fidelity simply requires less work for some men.

What Do Men Regret Most?


“Twenty years from now, you’ll be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.” Really, Mark?

The 10 at 10: January 5

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Big Ben is getting married, the RNC struggles with books, and Alec Baldwin wants to run for office: the 10 at 10.

Autobiographical Fixation

Worth the 100-year wait? Mark Twain’s racy autobiography scheduled for release.