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From the age of Enlightenment onward, philosophers, political leaders and moral authorities of many kinds have tried to convince us that work is one of the most important opportunities for freedom. Through work, we can become a somebody, relish the esteem we gain, structure our lives and, while we are at it, contribute nobly…
read more via Why Doing Nothing Is One of the Most Important Things You Can Do — TIME
A cat said to have psychic powers has predicted the winner of the first game in the 2018 World Cup, set to kick off on June 14. 112 more words
via Russia’s ‘Psychic’ Cat Achilles Predicts the World Cup 2018 Opening Match Winner — TIME
Anthony Bourdain was known for showing Americans far-away places like Borneo and Myanmar. But he brought the same curiosity to an often-overlooked corner of his own hometown last year. Bourdain took his globe-trotting CNN show Parts Unknown to the New York City borough of Queens – which has been called “one of the most diverse…
via A Community Organizer on How Anthony Bourdain Brought His Globe-Trotting Curiosity to an Overlooked Corner of America — TIME
At one time, outdoor kitchens were reserved strictly for luxury custom homes. Today, these highly desirable living spaces are more popular than ever for homes not only custom built, but at every price point and all indications say this is not going away any time soon…
more via Outdoor Kitchens Continue To Grow In Popularity — Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty
Young adults who still live with their parents may not have a lot in common with Michael Rotondo. Their parents probably haven’t formally evicted them (yet, at least), and they might have some kind of job or be pursuing some kind of degree…
via That 30-Year-Old Who Got Evicted By His Parents Is Just One of Millions of Millennials Who Still Live at Home — TIME
Jumping out ahead of the rest of the country, California on Wednesday moved to require solar panels on all new homes and low-rise apartment buildings starting in 2020.
read more via California Mandates Solar Panels for All New Homes Built After 2020 — TIME