Healing the Blind in North Korea

Healing the Blind in North Korea

It was an audacious double operation. Conduct 1000 surgeries on North Korean citizens in an attempt to restore eyesight to the blind, while filming illegally under the watchful eyes of the North Korean minders. If they had been caught, the best-case scenario…

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The modern girl’s guide to acting like a lady

The modern girl’s guide to acting like a lady

How many times have I heard women complain about chivalry being dead? I don’t know.  A lot. I am not certain that is entirely true but before we go casting any stones, ladies, let’s make sure we hold up our end…

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Bronzers, Birthdays and Makeup Party Tricks

Bronzers, Birthdays and Makeup Party Tricks

SHOW AND TELL I was at a birthday party with my friends. A gaggle of girls doing what girls do. Catching up on the latest, well, everything. Someone mentions makeup and then everyone shuts up and stares at me. They want…

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A History of Poverty Porn

A History of Poverty Porn

If you’ve ever spent hours in traffic cursing the cars ahead of you for slowing down to take a look at the accident ahead, only to find yourself unapologetically doing the same by the time you get your own glimpse of…

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Craigslist, Sex, and One Woman’s Intuition

Craigslist, Sex, and One Woman’s Intuition

No one is ever ready for this to happen. We can’t even entertain the possibility it could happen. It sounds like a story out of a seedy gossip magazine, not real life, right? Unfortunately, the below scenario did happen to a…

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F**k the Chick Flick

F**k the Chick Flick

Chick flicks get a lot of flak. And rightfully so. If you’ve ever seen a chick flick, it may be safe to say that you’ve seen them all. Hollywood is grievously predictable and formulaic with its production of films for the…

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The Ultimate Renaissance Man:  Christophe Gstalder

The Ultimate Renaissance Man: Christophe Gstalder

We have few opportunities in our lives to meet people who are bigger than life.  And, they are often not aware of the intensity and brilliance of their talents.  This would be my buddy Christophe Gstalder.  He enjoys a simple and…

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Social Deviants in the Locker Room

Social Deviants in the Locker Room

I’m health-minded. I do all the right stuff and sport some pretty insane washboard abs under just about a half-inch thick layer of what my daughter calls “fluff.” I try to eat healthy, get enough rest, and work out almost every…

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