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Parents who know the struggle of getting their kids to go to sleep may have turned in bleary-eyed desperation to The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep, the bestselling book that uses psychological tricks to get little listeners to quickly doze off. About a year ago, I played a reading of the book to my daughter at…Read more...

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Looking for work is stressful, especially when you think about toggling between the various job sites you’ll have to scour for the right gig (not to mention all the attendant resume tweaking) . To help, Google’s updating its recently launched Google for Jobs service, allowing job seekers to glean more information…Read more...

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The latest tax bill being proposed by GOP senators contains a teensy detail that would repeal part of the Affordable Care Act. That’s right, just after we thought Trumpcare was dead for good (we never really thought that, though, right?) here comes a smaller, sneaky version.Read more...

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Earlier this year I bought a smoker and became obsessed with it, as dads are prone to doing. I spent all summer overcooking and undercooking meats of various sizes and unctuousness. I fiddled with the dampers endlessly. I toyed with the idea of getting a WiFi-enabled smoker fan (to control the temperature from the…Read more...

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The culture of Basecamp, the small company behind top-shelf project management software, is famously productive and unfrazzled. David Heinemeier Hansson, aka DHH, is the developer behind Basecamp’s eponymous flagship product. He’s also the creator of Ruby on Rails, the framework underlying sites like Hulu, Airbnb,…Read more...

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This 3-pack of best-selling Rubbermaid FreshWorks Produce Storage containers is just pennies away from its lowest price ever after you clip the $7 off coupon.Read more...

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When it comes to seasonal products, Trader Joe’s favors the “throw a whole pot of spaghetti at the wall and see what sticks” method of product development. ALDI—the older, wiser, and more cautious of the adopted grocery-chain siblings—takes the exact opposite approach. Read more...

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Everyone should have a wide-mouth canning funnel. It is a bold proposition, I know. You don’t even can, probably. Certainly, I do not can. Moreover, I have no plans to can. I do not have a robust tomato crop to preserve, for one thing, and also I am nervous about hobbies that can give me botulism. (This is due to my…Read more...

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The Philips Sonicare DiamondClean attempts to fix the biggest problem with every other electric toothbrush: The person operating it.Read more...

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This is the fifth installment in the Postpartum Pain Clinic, a multi-part series on managing the aches and pains that come along with caring for newborns and infants.Read more...

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Sometimes certain words and phrases bubble up in the right-wing word cloud—Jeremiah Wright, birth certificate, Vince Foster, Kenya, Benghazi. The latest to surge to the front is “Uranium One,” the latest story on alleged Clintonian malfeasance to make headlines on both right-wing and mainstream media.Read more...

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This week on The Upgrade, we’ll be sitting down with author, entrepreneur, investor, and all-star multi-hyphenate Tim Ferriss.Read more...

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The paradox of parenting is that you can perform all the functions and still feel like an imposter. Changing diapers, playing peekaboo, giving piggyback rides—it can all seem like play acting. Then comes the moment when you become a real dad. One day, you’ll be hanging out with your kid, open your mouth and produce a…Read more...

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Deadspin Nev Schulman Wants Nothing To Do With Deadspin | Jezebel We Have Gwen Stefani to Blame for Blake Shelton Being People Magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive | Earther Our First Solid Evidence For What Climate Change Did to Hurricane Harvey | Splinter Transgender Soldier’s Surgery Paid For By Pentagon Despite Trump’s BanRead more...

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Check out deals on Bowflex adjustable weights, JBL waterproof Bluetooth speakers, a Calphalon cookware set, and many more.Read more...

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It used to be that when someone died, their executor would follow a standard roadmap to settle their estate: clean out the house, go through the file cabinets, and file a tax return at the end of the year. Now this wasn’t exactly easy—handling the administration after a loved one’s death can be emotionally and…Read more...

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Whether you love to cook or you just want to be a good guest, it’s usually very cool to bring a dish with you to Thanksgiving dinner. (Obviously check with the host first, and whatever you do, don’t bring something that requires cooking at their house!) But not every dish is up for travel by car, train, or plane.Read more...

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An oscillating multi-tool is one of those things you might not use on a weekly basis, but it’s useful enough that everyone should have one in their tool kit.Read more...

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For a full-time writer at a productivity blog, I’m pretty bad at mornings. So when we asked Lifehacker’s Facebook fans for their best hacks for making mornings easier, I was excited for the answers. We got some great tips!Read more...

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Thousands of our readers have bought Bowflex’s adjustable SelectTech dumbbells, and you can put them in your own home gym today for $220, the best price since Amazon and Walmart got into a bizarre automated price war earlier in the year.Read more...

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Very Smart Brothas How, if You’re a Man, to Deal With the Fact That You’re Probably Trash | Adequate Man A Tribute To Shitty Sports Talk Radio Callers | Jezebel Poor Pam Beesly | Splinter The Complicated Racial Legacy Of MTV’s Cult Classic Clone High | Earther California’s Plastic Bag Ban Appears to Be Kicking Some…Read more...

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We see a lot of deals around the web over on Kinja Deals, but these were our ten favorites today.Read more...

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You’ve got problems, I’ve got advice. This advice isn’t sugar-coated—in fact, it’s sugar-free, and may even be a little bitter. Welcome to Tough Love.Read more...

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Signing and sending PDFs via email is always a pain, especially if you think you need to print it, sign it, scan it, and email it back to someone in a timely manner. But you don’t! Using a few apps and built-in software, you can save time, money, and the agony of finding and printing from the correct office printer.Read more...

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Ice on your windshield is both a safety issue and a giant hassle on a freezing day when you just want to get where you’re going and huddle there like a cranky bear. Here’s a short video that makes defrosting your window look so easy, you’ll throw your scraper in the trash compactor. (NB: you should probably still hang…Read more...

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