You might have heard the oft repeated phrase that it takes a person about 10,000 hours of dedicated practice to become a master in any given skill. This idea was popularized by Malcolm Gladwell in his book Outliers: The Story of Success, and though many disagree with his assessment, we can all agree that learning […]
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The British General Election is just a few days away and that means you’ve got the power to decide which political party gets to rule Britannia. Whether you’re a Labor supporter, a curious Conservative or a left-field political sympathizer (i.e. the Liberal Democrats, UKIP and the Greens), polling day will provide a mixture of tension, excitement […]
The history of cannabis in the United States begins with a flood of Mexican immigrants running away from the Mexican Revolution of 1910. The anti-cannabis objectors proclaimed wide and loud the “Mexican-ness” of the drug. A “marijuana menace” played off of the anti-immigrant sentiments. The beginning of a great depression that took place in 1929 […]
It’s very easy to get sucked into the party boy lifestyle when you’re at college, surrounded by people who are determined to experience as many extremes as possible before true adulthood begins. Unfortunately, once you have started living in such a way, it can be tough to switch up your attitude and adjust the way […]