Presidential support for Stephen Colbert is variable in meaning at the best of times, but when 66% of surveyed voters say they would be less likely to vote for Stephanie Colbert, that’s not hard to interpret. Either people think gender is a significant factor in competence at being a fake candidate, or they think the question is low-stakes enough that they don’t have to make the effort to hide their blatant sexism.
Dementia among aging criminals: in lieu of enough [funding for] outside professionals, their fellow prisoners are being brought into the job.
Historical treatments for depression, starting with the ancient Greeks.
Dress like a doctor, make yourself smarter: the way our psychology is affected by what we wear.
“43 percent of those receiving unemployment benefits, and 40 percent of those on Medicare say that they ‘have not used a government program.’”
Recent graduates in career limbo. Also, fine-tuning the keywords on your resume, or the exhausting grind of nothing to be done and the urgent pressure to do it. Grad school has me out of this stage…for now, at least.
Breakdown of the current employment status of one class of 2011.
Drug abuse down by half in Portugal over the past ten years. Note that ten years ago is when Portugal decided to decriminalize…everything.
A four-year-old boy comes out as straight to his gay parents. Adoooorable.