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Posted on: Jun 1, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Whatever the research says, most of us know that happiness is a sloppy food.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Sure you might not want strangers having sex in your bed, but it's helping people get out from under the stresses of overpriced real estate.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Veganism’s benefits have been sold, bought, taken mainstream. You’re probably eating animal-free more often than you thought.

Posted on: Jan 22, 2014, Source: The Guardian

The desire to 'lean in' at work must, occasionally, be superseded by the need to keel over. A nap isn't always bad.

Posted on: Dec 12, 2012, Source: Comment Is Free

On stage and screen, most careers are either hopelessly romanticized or thoroughly demonized.