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“When a woman becomes her own best friend, life is easier.”  -Diane Von Furstenberg

A plus-size news anchor in La Crosse, Wisconsin publicly responded to an email she received from a male viewer calling her weight irresponsible and saying she was not a “suitable example” for young girls. The video below has been viewed nearly 2 million times since it was uploaded to YouTube on Tuesday.   Watch Jennifer Livingston’s on-air response below. I’m reminded of something Maya Angelou once said: “It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.” – Maya Angelou Frankly, I think that Jennifer’s response shows that she is a more […]

Ferrets don’t often figure in studies of exercise, perhaps because they don’t exercise much. They slink like fog through tunnels, sprint briefly over open ground and spend much of their time sleeping. They are, in biological terms, what’s called a noncursorial species, meaning that they are reluctant and lousy distance runners. Which is why they were ideal subjects for a new experiment conducted at the University of Arizona in Tucson looking at whether humans and other species evolved to like running. Many anthropologists and distance runners believe that running guided the evolution of early humans. We ran in search of […]