Most of us have been trained to use more forgiving language when talking about addiction. We call it a disease. We say that addicts should be helped, not blamed. But deep down, many of us still have trouble avoiding the thought that addicts could stop using if they just tried harder.
The Activ5 fitness device is like having a gym in your pocket. The device and app guide you through five-minute, full body workouts that you can do anywhere — from the office to the airplane. Download Activ5's free eBook, and learn everything you need to know about isometric training.
In the spring of 2013, HBO conducted a sly experiment on the "elite" TV-viewing public. It aired two new shows — both buddy dramas — back to back. Those shows were "True Detective" and "Doll and Em." The one starring men got way too much attention; the one starring women, barely any at all.
Alexie may not be a household name, but he is one of the country's best known Native American poets and writers. So the news about him has rocked the worlds of both Native American and children's literature.