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The Checkup: Your Two Most Productive Hours in a Day Are …

• If you’ve got a big deadline staring you in the face, you might consider tackling your task list during your most productive hours. Here’s […]

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Compulsive Gambling, Shopping, Sex: The Weird Side Effects of Parkinson’s Drugs

This sounds like something straight out of The Onion, but I promise you, it’s not. Two drugs commonly prescribed for Parkinson’s disease have been linked […]

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Beyoncé Biography In The Works Will Probably Save the Book Industry

  A year from now the world will be graced by the first in-depth biography of Beyoncé by famed celebrity biographer J. Randy Taraborrelli. Taraborrelli […]

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On Ottawa Shootings, TV News Got It Wrong. Again.

I was at home watching cable news when the shooting in Ottawa, Canada broke. What followed was the all-too-familiar routine of wall-to-wall coverage on all […]

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The Checkup: 3 Lessons You Can Learn From Skinny People’s Kitchens

• Get this: A Cornell researcher went out and documented the kitchens of skinny people—what they look like, how they function, the way they’re organized—in a quest […]

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The Checkup: Here’s What Really Happens When You ‘Break the Seal’

• You know you’ve always wondered if breaking the seal is a real thing … [Women’s Health]

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The Checkup: The Fresh Herb You Should Always, Always Have in Your Kitchen

• An NYC chef says parsley is the ultimate flavor enhancer. Actually, what she really says is that parsley is the “the underwear of my kitchen: I […]

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Apparently the Gallery is Getting a Much-Needed Makeover

Following word that a new Century 21 is opening in October, the block between Market and Filbert just got hit with even bigger news: Macerich Co. is investing $106.8 million […]

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About 100 HIV Researchers On Downed Malaysian Plane

The Huffington Post reports that the Malaysian plane that was downed yesterday in Ukraine contained about 100 World Health Organization staffers who were on their way to […]

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PA Pastor Who Promoted Ex-Gay Movement Arrested for Molesting Teen Boy

Homestead, Pennsylvania Pastor Duane Youngblood, a man known for championing the “ex-gay” movement and penning the book Freedom from  Homosexuality: No Longer Living the Lie, […]

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The Checkup: All the Germs You Come in Contact With When Trying on a Swimsuit

• Ladies, you know those sticky hygienic strips you find in bathing suits when you try them on at the store? Yeah. You’re going to want […]

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Did You Miss Shoppist on FYI Philly? Catch the Recap Here.

Remember when we introduced you to the 8 Philly designers to watch out for? Here’s a recap: Last week was the official check-in for the […]

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The Checkup: 25 Ways to Make Water Insanely Delicious

• If you’re not a naturally insatiable water drinker (Hey, we all have our downfalls.), listen up: Make water more appealing by adding some all-natural […]

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The Checkup: All the Amazing Things Your Body Does While You Sleep

• John Mayer was right—your body is a wonderland. I mean, just look at all the amazing things it does while you’re asleep! [Huffington Post]

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Former Fumo Aide Faces Congressional Scrutiny

The former Vince Fumo aide who reportedly spied on Ed Rendell for the now-disgraced senator is coming under Congressional scrutiny. Christian Marrone now serves as […]