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Winning Science April 11, 2015

In case you missed it, this week the Brontosaurus was re-established as its own genus (sort of).  Brontosaurus was, of course, formerly believed for many years to have been an incorrectly categorized Apatosaurus.  400 more words

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Therapy Models That Work

Despite a therapists’ ability to categorize issues, disorders and presenting problems, it is largely agreeable that all clients are unique. There are a plethora of reasons why a therapist may seek to gain familiarity with a specific therapeutic approach. 1,676 more words

American Counseling Association

ASA’s Move to Silence Marriage Debate Akin to Snake Oil Sociology

By Ken Blackwell

The American Psychological Association (APA) and the American Sociological Association (ASA) submitted friend of the Court briefs in the Windsor case. The U.S. 926 more words

Political Correctness

Study: More doesn't always mean better when it comes to teens and homework

(CNN) — When it comes to math and science homework, sometimes more doesn’t always mean better.

The American Psychological Association published a study on adolescents and homework. 73 more words

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50 Shades of Disney Lies

I just had a conversation with a friend about why I’m boycotting the 50 Shades movie.

In an article about 50 Shades (which I recommend) Kurt Bubna makes the excellent (and downright funny) observation, “ 1,387 more words

Writing Is Fun

Period. Space. Space. Yes or No?

Double spacing after punctuating the end of a sentence has become controversial in recent years. I was taught to end a sentence with whatever punctuation was appropriate (period, question mark, exclamation point) and then double space before starting my next sentence.   395 more words

Redskins mascot controversy reaches N.Y. schools

LANCASTER, N.Y. – A western New York school district will do away with its Redskins mascot and nickname after other districts in the region turned up the pressure by boycotting games because of it. 534 more words

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