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

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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.

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

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

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

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)

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

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

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

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.
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Jul 27, 2016

@Americanophile Obama said “jibe,” which has an entirely different meaning

Jul 27, 2016

Did I just hear Trump use “jive” stedda “jibe”? re Obama’s words not “jiving”. Getting weird mental images of words dancing

Jul 27, 2016

Honestly don’t know which tweets are true and which are satire/parody anymore

Jul 25, 2016

RT @mhess4: How to manage your news intake when terrible news won’t stop: Be aware of how many push notifications you get  http://n.pr/2apaM1x 


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