Parents may be sending kids to school too early in life, according to Stanford researchers There’s already a great deal of research suggesting kids should start their school days later. Now, new research finds they should probably start their entire school careers later, too. A study out of Stanford University has found kids whose parents waited to enroll them in kindergarten…

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I have a lot of thoughts about Shrill by Lindy West, most of them not good, but I do want to draw attention to part of her conclusion: I think the most important thing I do in my professional life today is delivering public, impermeable “no”s and sticking to them. I say no to people…

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 Happiness is on the wane in the US, UN global report finds Happiness in the US is declining and is expected to continue on a downward path, with Donald Trump’s policies forecast to deepen the country’s social crisis. The US has slipped to 14th place in the World Happiness Report 2017, produced by the United Nations.…

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I decided to get back into blogging, partly as a project to show off what I’m working on in my private life, partly as a way to work on my web editing and developing knowledge and skills. How surprised was I when I tried to get back into it about a month or so ago…

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