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Ashton Kutcher : Actor. Father. Entrepreneur. American Hero.

// While much of Hollywood’s A-list celebrities are quick to use their fame as a platform to voice their complaints about political and social injustices, even the most vocal within the entertainment industry rarely choose to turn their passionate words into action. Ashton Kutcher: A Courageous Champion from the Hills of Fake Heroes  The “all-talk/no-action” approach that many within the entertainment ...

Study Suggests Darth Vader Suffers From Borderline Personality Disorder

Darth Vader- The Sith Lord With Borderline Personality Disorder?  There are tens of millions of Star Wars fans throughout the world. In fact, statistically speaking - not to mention, the fact you are reading an article about Darth Vader's possible personality disorder diagnosis - you are probably among the fan-faithful of the 'Galaxy Far Far Away...' By that logic, it's also fair to assume that anyone reading this would likely agr...

Family and Friends | Worth More Than Money Can Buy

Are You Financially Broke, But Loved By Friends and Family? Good News! You Can Afford Happiness While the lyrics of Notorious B.I.G. "Mo' money mo' problems" may seem absurd to us 'poor folk,' a new study may now give credence to the late, great, hip-hop icon's disavowment of the Almighty Dollar. Well, at the very least, this study - according to to the researchers at London School of Economics (LSE) who conducted it - proves that (co...

Why It's Important to Read Between The Lines When it Comes to Teenage Depression

Coming into the 21st century, America has made tremendous progress regarding its treatment, appreciation, and understanding of mental health and mental illness. Nevertheless, the "land of the free" still has quite a ways to go regarding its cultural understanding and, furthermore, its treatment of the millions who bravely admit to suffering from a psychological illness. This is especially true when referring to America's tendency of sti...

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New Study Says Smart People Require More Time Alone

When it comes to living happily, those with higher intellect require more 'me time' than the average person, says recent study.  The behavioral study, which was conducted by Evolutionary psychologists from Singapore Management University and the London School of Economics and Political Science seems to conclude that people with a higher intellect are sometimes happier when left to themselves. This compelling study was extensively ...

Second Act | Compassionate and Effective Approach to Rehabilitating Young Offenders

// // fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.9"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs); }(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk')); // ]]> Here in America, we have a serious, troubled teen problem. More specifically, our nation has a serious issue with how it perceives, alienates, and most imp...

Violence in NFL and College Football: The Case of NFL Prospect Joe Mixon

In its upcoming draft, the NFL will once again be forced to show where it stands on violence from its athletes. Joe Mixon, arguably the most talented running back in the upcoming 2017 draft class may very well go undrafted due to a violent assault conviction on a woman in 2014. Despite the fact that Joe Mixon has done all that has been asked of him and served every punishment that was meted out following his conviction for assaulti...

ATTENTION HELICOPTER PARENTS: It's Time You Land on A More Effective Style of Parenting

Are you a parent guilty of ‘helicopter parenting?’ In other words, do you tend to hover over your child while finding it difficult –if not impossible- to let them make their own decisions? If so, it’s probably time to learn to ‘let go,’ so to speak. Sound Advice for 'Helicopter Parents'  According to Myros Allegre of Xoloo.com , one of the most difficult aspects of parenting is knowin...