Willamette Week

There is a Tiny Theater in an Industrial Wasteland Where Cool People Go and Watch Movies
Willamette Week
"By the late '90s, we'd do shows, and hundreds of people would show up," says McCormick. "When I started Peripheral Produce, so much of it was about access to this work. It felt like this was an important thing, and the way audiences in Portland ...



The Hustle (blog)

Cool people doing things
The Hustle (blog)
It's pretty dope. The Pope has opened The Pope Francis Laundry, which offers free washers and dryers to the homeless in Rome, to “restore dignity” to people in extreme poverty. Housed in a former hospital, the facility contains donated machines from ...



The Independent

'Teenagers becoming transgender to be cool' article slammed by ...
The Independent
An article posted on a right-wing blog about teenagers trying to alter their gender simply to impress others has been met with fierce backlash from activists.

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USA TODAY

The Unicorn Frappuccino is cool ... for now
USA TODAY
Starbucks' Unicorn Frappuccino is all the rage now, but it'll soon be as hard to find as the mythical beast it's named for. The bright pink beverage, which starts off tasting sweet, then segues to sour, is available only through Sunday. It's what ...

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PEOPLE.com

Demi Lovato Is Cool for the Summer in a Plunging One-Piece Swimsuit
PEOPLE.com
Demi Lovato has long been a body-positive activist. Since becoming a champion of mental health awareness, and overcoming her own eating disorder and substance abuse issues with five years of sobriety now under her belt, the singer has become the ...

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PEOPLE.com

Ariel Winter 'Loves' Being Called a Role Model for Young Women but Admits There Is Pressure That Comes with the ...
PEOPLE.com
But I think people put too much pressure on people to be perfect and to portray that image, when really what we should be aspiring to is having role models that should be themselves because people make mistakes,” the Dog Years star told reporters at ...

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Digital Trends

VR could be an unlikely ally in helping avoid falls among elderly people
Digital Trends
At University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and North Carolina State University, researchers have been investigating whether the latest virtual reality tech could also be used to help prevent falls among the elderly and people with neurodegenerative ...

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New York Magazine

How I Tried and Failed to Be a Cool Boss
New York Magazine
There are performance reviews, and there are job interviews — when I wondered why it took so long to hire people at my previous jobs, now I knew. Hiring is itself a full-time job. And then in the middle of all of that — 15 minutes here, half an hour ...



Reader's Digest

17 Unforgettable Last Words That'll Make You Want to Plan Yours
Reader's Digest
Memorable-Last-Words-That'll-Make-You-Want- Tatiana Ayazo/Rd.com “Nothing, only 'love one another.'” —William Henry Seward, U.S. Secretary of State (1861-1869), when asked if he had any last words, on October 10, 1872 MORE: Quotable quotes ...



'City of Trees' or 'America's Farm-to-Fork Capital'? Water tower uproar reflects Sacramento's changing identity
Sacramento Bee
Originally prone to epidemics of cholera, malaria and encephalitis that spread more easily in hot conditions, Sacramento's founders discovered that large, old trees could cool people down during the summer months and help attack the spread and symptoms ...


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