Posts Tagged ‘Were’

Everything You Wanted To Know About Sex Therapy (But Were Too Afraid To Ask)

Ever wonder what exactly happens when couples and individuals visit sex therapists? We went straight to the source and asked. Below, sex therapists from around the country answer the most common questions people have about sex therapy. What happens during sex therapy, honestly?  Get your mind out of the gutter: Having sex is not part […]

Biloxi Called MLK Day ‘Great Americans Day,’ And People Were Pissed

Biloxi, Mississippi, is facing outrage after sending a tweet that referenced Monday, Jan. 16, as “Great Americans Day” instead of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. However, a city official says that they are being unfairly targeted for an outdated city ordinance established years ago that legally amended the name of the holiday. The tweet in […]

Donald Trump’s Sniffles Were A Major Talking Point Of The Debate. Again.

Donald Trump’s sniffles just won’t go away.  Sniffles punctuated the GOP nominee’s performance in the first presidential debate, and he succumbed to them once again during Sunday night’s battle with Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. Not long after the debate started, the #sniffles hashtag began trending worldwide on Twitter. Some diligent tweeters even tried to keep […]

Trump Amps Up His Call For Torture: ‘We’re Going To Have To Do Things That Are Unthinkable’

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee and ardent waterboarding supporter Donald Trump wants America to be much tougher on suspected terrorists. So tough, in fact, that we must to do “the unthinkable” when it comes to prisoner interrogation, he said Thursday. Trump, during an interview with New Hampshire’s NH1, was asked about his calls to reinstate waterboarding […]

Filibustering Senator Tells Young Son: ‘I Hope You’ll Understand Someday Why We’re Doing This’

When his young son entered the gallery on Wednesday night, Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), was waging a filibuster in an attempt to force a gun reform vote. From the Senate floor, he offered some poignant words to the boy. “I’m sorry I missed pizza night,” Murphy said. “I hope that you’ll understand someday why we’re […]

Trump’s Biggest Wins On Tuesday Were These Obscure Races In Pennsylvania

Donald Trump was remarkably dominant in Tuesday’s Republican presidential primaries, sweeping Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island handily. But his biggest victory may have been in a bunch of tiny contests in Pennsylvania that you may not have known were happening. And those wins show how the Trump campaign — and the race itself […]

What If There Were No Significance Tests?

What If There Were No Significance Tests? This book is the result of a spirited debate stimulated by a recent meeting of the Society of Multivariate Experimental Psychology. Although the viewpoints span a range of perspectives, the overriding theme that emerges states that significance testing may still be useful if supplemented with some or all […]

What If There Were No Significance Tests?

What If There Were No Significance Tests? The classic edition of What If There Were No Significance Tests? highlights current statistical inference practices. Four areas are featured as essential for making inferences: sound judgment, meaningful research questions, relevant design, and assessing fit in multiple ways. Other options (data visualization, replication or meta-analysis), other features (mediation, […]

What If There Were No Significance Tests?

What If There Were No Significance Tests? This book is the result of a spirited debate stimulated by a recent meeting of the Society of Multivariate Experimental Psychology. Although the viewpoints span a range of perspectives, the overriding theme that emerges states that significance testing may still be useful if supplemented with some or all […]

5 Ways To Tell You Were Raised By Helicopter Parents

The term “helicopter parenting” is the same age as members of the millennial generation, which is telling. The parenting style, characterized by a helicopter-like tendency to hover over children and swoop in to rescue them at the first sign of trouble, exploded into mainstream consciousness in the early 2000s, just as the oldest millennials were entering […]

What If There Were No Significance Tests?

What If There Were No Significance Tests? This book is the result of a spirited debate stimulated by a recent meeting of the Society of Multivariate Experimental Psychology. Although the viewpoints span a range of perspectives, the overriding theme that emerges states that significance testing may still be useful if supplemented with some or all […]

We’re Still In The Dark About Some Super PAC Donors

WASHINGTON — Super PACs, the political action committees fueling the early presidential advertising wars, are supposed to transparently disclose where their money comes from. But sometimes, that’s not what happens. Take Tread Standard LLC’s $ 150,000 contribution on June 17 to Right to Rise, the super PAC that has raised $ 103 million to support […]

Rich Californians Balk At Limits: ‘We’re Not All Equal When It Comes To Water’

Drought or no drought, Steve Yuhas resents the idea that it is somehow shameful to be a water hog. If you can pay for it, he argues, you should get your water. — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be […]

Introducing HuffPost Gratitude: Starting the Conversation on What We’re Thankful For

Gratitude has always been one of the most powerful emotions for me. And it’s no coincidence that “grace” and “gratitude” have the same Latin root, “gratus.” Whenever we find ourselves in a stop-the-world-I-want-to-get-off mindset, we can remember that there is another way and open ourselves to grace. And it often starts with taking a moment […]

Man Loses 270 Pounds, Strips Down To Reveal Excess Skin: ‘It’s Important To Love The Bodies We’re In’

In an emotional video posted online this week, a 22-year-old Brooklyn man revealed his body to the world for the first time — and received an outpour of support from around the web. “I lost 270 pounds in the last six years,” Matt Diaz said in the clip. “When I was 16 years old, I […]

‘The Scars Of Teen Drug Treatment’ Reveals How Kids Were Once Abused

In the early 1970s, Art Barker, a failed nightclub comic and recovering alcoholic in Florida, seized on an idea that he thought could help win the war on drugs: If peer pressure had spurred teenagers to use drugs, peer pressure could be used to get them off drugs. It was not an original idea. Since […]

These Were The 10 Biggest Gifts To Charity In 2014

Sometimes the 1 percent can come up big. This year, the top 10 philanthropic gifts to American nonprofits totaled $ 3.3 billion, according to the Chronicle of Philanthropy. While that figure is still down from pre-recession levels (in 2007, the 10 biggest gifts totaled $ 4.1 billion), 2014 proved to be a strong year for […]

Peter King Says Eric Garner Would Not Have Died From Chokehold Were He Not Obese

Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) said on Wednesday that if Eric Garner had been healthier, he would not have died after a police officer placed him in a chokehold. “If he had not had asthma, and a heart condition and was so obese, almost definitely he would not have died from this,” King told CNN’s Wolf […]

“We Were Strangers Once, Too”: The President Announces New Steps on Immigration

Watch on YouTube "Scripture tells us that we shall not oppress a stranger, for we know the heart of a stranger — we were strangers once, too. My fellow Americans, we are and always will be a nation of immigrants. We were strangers once, too." — President Obama, November 20, 2014 Since the founding of our […]

“Citizens of the World”: U.S. Health Care Workers on Why We’re Fighting Ebola at Its Source

"Ebola is a terrible disease that is causing great devastation in West Africa, and that’s where the help is needed. It’s like fighting a fire. You have to spray the fire extinguisher at the base of the fire, not just at the top of the flames — or you’ll never put the fire out."   […]

Medicare Working To Fix Rule That Paid For Drugs Even After Patients Were Dead

WASHINGTON (AP) — Call it drugs for the departed: Medicare’s prescription program kept paying for costly medications even after patients were dead. The problem was traced back to a head-scratching bureaucratic rule that’s now getting a second look. A report coming out Friday from the Health and Human Services Department’s inspector general says the Medicare […]

Standing United Against ISIL: “We’re Strongest as a Nation when the President and Congress Work Together”

In a bipartisan vote, the House and Senate passed a Continuing Resolution that supports the U.S. military effort to train and equip moderate Syrian opposition forces so they can take the fight to the terrorist force ISIL. At the White House tonight, President Obama delivered a statement to clearly outline these efforts and to thank […]

Meet 3 Women Who Were All Pregnant by Jay at the Same Time – Iyanla: Fix My Life – OWN

Tune in Saturday night at 9/8c. SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN Over the past two decades, 44-year-old Jay has fathered children with 17 different women. As part of the healing process, Iyanla sits down with some of these mothers. As the doorbell begins to ring, Iyanla greets each woman and hands her dolls that represent how many children […]

President Obama: How We’re Responding to the ISIL Threat

Tonight, the following message was sent from President Obama to those signed up to receive updates from the White House, outlining his comprehensive and sustained counterterrorism strategy to degrade and destroy ISIL. Didn't get the email? Make sure you're signed up to receive updates from the President and other senior Administration officials. Good evening, I […]

While We’re At It: A Few Of MY Religious Beliefs That Oughta Change The Law

Ah… religion. It used to be the balm of the soul; now it’s the arbiter of medical insurance coverage. In a country built upon the separation of church and state, by a government founded on the principals of religious neutrality, the Hobby Lobby ruling is seen by many as an odd interpretation of the Constitution. […]

Perfect Health Diet: Regain Health and Lose Weight by Eating the Way You Were Meant to Eat

9 Weird Things You Didn’t Know Were Contagious

But we often share this info without realizing it through body language, facial expressions and even scent. Talk about sharing the load: Research from the March 2012 issue of Social Neuroscience found that merely seeing an anxious person can up your own cortisol, a stress hormone. In other research from Social Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience, […]

Girl Scouts vs. the World: Who Knew They Were Such a Radical Force to Reckon With?

Little did I know, as a buck-toothed 9-year-old singing “Make new friends but keep the old…” in my knee socks and polyester green Girl Scout uniform in a stuffy NJ classroom, that I was part of an organization on its way to radical-political greatness. I admit I didn’t totally get it back them, even though […]

TGIF: Science Says We’re Skinniest on Fridays

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Dating Guide Shemales: The Long Awaited Handbook For Those Who Never Were Able To Find Their Way

Dating Guide Shemales: The Long Awaited Handbook For Those Who Never Were Able To Find Their Way We have written this guide in a clear understandable and easily readable language in order to make the information accessible to everyone who is interested in it. The LGBT world is considered by many people to be very […]

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