Eliz Smart - 3/8


Written by Jill Filipovic


When Elizabeth Smart was 14, she was abducted from her bedroom in Salt Lake City, Utah, and held for nine months. Her kidnapping and rescue made national headlines, and lurid details of Smart’s ordeal trickled into news stories. But rather than letting the media...


My 16-year-old son followed me around the store recently, trying to pry out of me what I wanted for Mother’s Day.
“Your love is all I need,” I said. “That and promising to take care of me in my old age.”


He wasn’t amused.


He pressed on. He asked about board...


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One of our exclusive speakers, Tyler Gage (pictured right), and his business partner (pictured left) were recently named Forbes 30 Under 30 Most Influential for cofounding Runa, an all-natural tea beverage.


During their last semester at Brown, Tyler Gage and Dan MacCombie came up with an idea...


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How-to Be an Optimist

By Ruben Gonzalez, Posted May 6th 2014

Have you ever been to an Optimist Club meeting? If you haven't, you're missing out on a great time. I've had the pleasure of speaking for the Optimists a few times and it's always been a blast.
 
Since then, I've done a little research on optimists and pessimists, and I...


Written by Dr. Helen Smith


I am reading Greg Gutfeld’s new book Not Cool: The Hipster Elite and Their War on You. It’s a very funny book that looks at how our culture is infiltrated with those who think that being cool is the only way to be. The book’s premise is that being cool...


Kim Bearden - 2


We are thrilled to see one of our exclusive speakers, Kim Bearden, named one of Georgia's Most Powerful and Influential Women by Women Works Media Group.


Biography


Kim Bearden - Ron Clark Academy co-founder, executive director and language arts teacher - is an award-winning educator of almost...


The show returns with Snowden-style leaks and drones upon drones. But trust me: that's enough non-fiction. Real spy work isn't nearly as exciting.


As a former CIA operations officer, people ask me all the time:


A) "How realistic is 24?"


B) "Is everyone at the CIA just like Jack...


Although elder care is such an important topic of discussion, many families have trouble talking about it.


During a recent online chat with Tim Prosch, who wrote “The Other Talk: A Guide to Talking With Your Adult Children About the Rest of Your Life,” several readers had questions...


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Written by Eva Meszaros


Immersing himself in the indigenous communities of Ecuador gave Tyler Gage insight into the daily lives of the Kichwa people and their struggle to embrace cultural traditions while making a living to support their families. Through those very traditions, he found a way to...


Mark Levin addresses the NRA-ILA Leadership Forum recently, and it's a must-watch speech.


Biography


Mark Levin has become one of the hottest properties in Talk radio, his top-rated show on WABC New York is now syndicated nationally by Cumulus Media. Mark's radio show on WABC in New York City...