Not One Woman Made This Year’s Forbes ‘100 Highest-Paid Athletes’ List 

Forbes has just released its annual list of the top 100 highest paid athletes in the world, and for the first time, it doesn’t include any women. Tennis legend Serena Williams was the only female on the list last year, ranking No. 51 with $27 million in earnings. But Williams took an absence from the …

Post Travels: Street Art from Cities Around the World

Once thought of as vandalism or graffiti, street art has become a source of pride for many cities around the world. Some spots like Melbourne and Montreal are well-known for their colorful additions to buildings, bridges, and walls, but as this video shows, bursts of color can show up anywhere, catching travelers happily by surprise. …

The Turkish election as a warning against the irresistible charms of populism

Donald J. Trump and Recep Tayyip Erdogan at a meeting of NATO Heads of State and Government in Brussels. Robin Utrecht/Press Association. All rights reserved. RETHINKING POPULISM.; At a time when new political actors are mounting electoral and increasingly systemic challenges to contemporary democracies in the name of the people, there is little consensus in …

Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler just opened a home for abused and neglected girls. 

Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler has a musical legacy that will live on for years to come. But his latest venture might just leave an even bigger impact in the lives of vulnerable young women.  Tyler announced a major donation and helped open a new location of Janie’s Home in Memphis, Tennessee. The center, which gives shelter and resources to young women escaping …

One Woman, One Dog, One Morning…

The instant that back door slammed behind me, I knew … I knew right then and there, that I, literally, was out in the cold and clad only in my flannel nightgown. And that dog, his dog, his big, black, hairy, slobbery, slow-witted retriever with a wet tongue dripping along the floors and a rod …

Post Travels: Fly Fishing, Ghost Towns, and Hot Creeks at Mammoth Lakes

California has a reputation for its road trip inspiring scenery. Places like Big Sur and Napa Valley are well-known, but scenic rewards await for those willing to venture off the beaten path. Located in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, impressive snowfall defines its winters, but when warmer temperatures prevail, Mammoth Lakes boasts trails for biking and …

Demands of France's yellow vests as uploaded by France Bleu, November 29

Eugene Delacroix, Liberty Leading the People, 1830. Wikicommons/ Louvre Museum. Some rights reserved. MPs from France, we inform you of the People's Directives for you to transpose them into LAW.  –  Zero homeless  : URGENT.  –  Income tax  more progressive (more slices).  –  SMIC ( minimum wage for growth) of 1300 euros net.  –  Promote …

How one math whiz won the lottery 14 times until they finally figured it out.

As the ballooning Mega Millions jackpot continues to surge (currently it’s at $1.6 billion), people are asking themselves why they didn’t pay more attention in math class. There surely has to be a way to game the system, right? One man, currently living on a tropical island, figured it out and won the lottery 14 times. But …

Post Travels: Behind the Scenes with the Captain of a Cruise Ship

Whether you’re new to cruising or a seasoned sailor, you learn something new with every ship and destination. From streamlining packing skills to booking shore excursions to taking advantage of what’s included on your sailing, once you get your rhythm down, the excitement of waking up to a new location every day kicks in full …