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Deputy editor, Bloomberg @business mobile. Priors: @WSJ, @Mashable. No more Minnesota nice girl. Opinions are mine.

Sitting Time and All-Cause Mortality Risk in 222 497 Australian Adults

Sitting Time and All-Cause Mortality Risk in 222 497 Australian Adults
archinte.jamanetwork.com — Background Prolonged sitting is considered detrimental to health, but evidence regarding the independent relationship of total sitting time with all-cause mortality is limited. This study aimed to determine the independent relationship of sitting time with all-cause mortality.

28 People Started the Hottest 100-Miler in Texas. One Finished.

28 People Started the Hottest 100-Miler in Texas. One Finished.
trailrunnermag.com — Photo by Jeff Ball/courtesy of Trail Racing Over Texas When the gun goes off, the sun burns directly overhead. The air above the trail ripples beneath the weight of the 97-degree heat, trapping dust and grit.

This Dream-Crushing Wisdom From My Mom Is Also the Best Advice

This Dream-Crushing Wisdom From My Mom Is Also the Best Advice
medium.com — My mother is not the type to dole out wisdom in easily tweetable bites. In fact, she rarely gives any advice at all. But there is one comment I will never forget for its honest brutality.

7 Lessons From My 20s

7 Lessons From My 20s
medium.com — As my birthday and five-year anniversary in New York City approach, now seems like a good time to reflect on some of the lessons of my second decade. 1. Being brave does not feel brave at the time... In fact, it feels uncomfortable and maybe a little exciting and a little scary all at the same time.

How much alcohol is OK? Balancing risks and benefits

How much alcohol is OK? Balancing risks and benefits
theconversation.com — For many of us, alcohol is an enjoyable backdrop to life: wine with dinner, beers with friends, a glass of bubbly to celebrate a special occasion, or nip of something heavier to unwind after a long day. But alcohol is the fourth-largest cause of disease in Australia after excess weight, smoking and high blood pressure.

What It’s About (#GoHugo)

What It’s About (#GoHugo)
emilyshollow.com — We've all read them. Hell, I've used them in my freshmen composition courses - the articles about how the Internet and Social Media have ruined everything and everyone and KIDS TODAY, MAN, WITH THEIR MYFACESPACEBOOKTUBES. GOD. But. There's always a but. (INSERT WEIGHT GAIN JOKE HERE.)

5 Things to Read This Weekend

5 Things to Read This Weekend
blogs.wsj.com — At 43 years old, Southwest Airlines is beginning to show its age. The company was "built on simplicity, thrift, labor harmony and rapid expansion," but now growth has stalled and costs have risen. The airline, known for its low-cost fares and wisecracking crew, has lost some of its sunny, youthful disposition, Jack Nicas and Susan Carey report.

'Let Mandela Be a Beacon': What Teachers Will Tell Their Students Friday

'Let Mandela Be a Beacon': What Teachers Will Tell Their Students Friday
mashable.com — Nelson Mandela, former South African president and anti-apartheid revolutionary, died on Thursday at age 95. He leaves behind a legacy of courageous leadership that will undoubtedly inspire generations to come. "He achieved more than could be expected of any man," President Obama said in a statement shortly after Mandela's death.

'Sherlock' Returns Jan. 1 in the UK

'Sherlock' Returns Jan. 1 in the UK
mashable.com — Our favorite modern-day sleuth, played by Benedict Cumberbatch, returns for season three of Sherlock on Jan. 1. The BBC tweeted the photo and message, below, early Friday, revealing the show will resume New Year's Day on BBC One, in the UK. Sherlock Holmes - in *living* memory, #TheEmptyHearse premieres Jan 1st 2014 on @BBCOne.

Black Friday: Deals, Madness and Leftovers

Black Friday: Deals, Madness and Leftovers
mashable.com — Without fail, on this day after Thanksgiving, America heaves with ambivalence for Black Friday. We love it for its shopping deals. We hate it for its consumerist excess. We love it for the leftover turkey sandwiches and mashed potatoes and pie for breakfast.
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May 05, 2016

RT @mhess4: PSA: if you sign up for the @business newsletter, you'll get important subj lines like this bloomberg.com/newsletters https://t.cpic.twitter.com/jssOrzLTvN/jssOrzLTvN

May 05, 2016

@ericuman I hear “platform” and “NYT” plus where my brain usually is, I think “platforms”=media/distribution not politics

May 05, 2016

there must be a better solution to creating reminders to remind people

May 05, 2016

out of context, thought this phrase was about the media industry’s distributed trend ... twitter.com/ericuman/statu…

May 05, 2016

RT @ylichterman: Good news! People will read your long stories on their phones (for two minutes, anyway) nie.mn/1T3jsdw https://t.pic.twitter.com/bbEVhSHbTHo/bbEVhSHbTH

May 05, 2016

As if human coworkers weren’t bad enough now we have to deal with dumb chatbots haha jk i love you guys bloom.bg/1W9UiKw

May 04, 2016

RT @entertain_mn: Radio stations across the country to play "Nothing Compares 2 U" at 5:07pm today: strib.mn/1NTyLTK #RIPPrince httppic.twitter.com/KIBhjQViG1://t.co/KIBhjQViG1


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