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11.8.17

How to Talk to Someone You Can't Stand

If more people learned the art, we'd have a lot less sound and fury in this country.

4.21.17

If You Hate Public Speaking, Learn to Fake Confidence

When being yourself brings you close to wetting yourself, try being an actor.

3.27.17

How to Know Your Relationship Is Doomed

Because at some point, we're all going to be eating dinner with our partner in silence praying death comes soon.

3.15.17

How to Talk to People You Hate About Politics

Have we lost the ability to convince people who don't already agree with us?

1.16.17

Couples Share the One Argument They Have Over and Over Again

​"The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting," Sun Tsu wrote in The Art of War. This is fine advice in battle, but a tad trickier when your enemy is also your partner and the same battles will re-occur until you break up.

12.7.16

Science Explains Why Your Partner Is Obsessed with That One Bad Thing You Did

A new study explores the way that past misdeeds haunt present relationships.

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8.16.16

Shut Up Your Haters with This Nifty Advice

A defense lawyer, mixed martial artist, an ex-NHLer, and a comedian told us how they deal with their haters.

8.3.16

A Psychologist Analyzes the Fights Couples Have in Ikea

IKEA: Come for the Swedish meatballs, stay for the fight with bae.

6.10.16

Over or Under: We Asked a Physicist to End the World’s Great Toilet Paper Debate

What we talk about when we talk about toilet paper orientation.

4.26.16

America Is So Fucked It Can't Even Name a School Without an Online Firestorm

An Austin school board wanted to rename Robert E. Lee Elementary and the top suggestion was to name it after Donald Trump. Is anyone else tired of this shit?

11.12.15

Ted Cruz, Master Debater

If you want to see someone bend an argument until he's strangling an opponent with it, rewatch Cruz at Tuesday's GOP debate.

2.6.15

We Got Some of Our Exes to Review Us as Boyfriends and Girlfriends

"You manage to be arrogant and cripplingly shy at the same time."

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