On Tuesday, author Garth Stein spoke about the importance of following your dreams and never giving up in front of more than 700 students in the Wilson High School auditorium as part of this year's Long Beach Reads One Book events. | Gallery: Author Garth Stein talks to Wilson High students
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"When this really stupid, stupid, stupid sequester goes into effect, we're going to start to feel how this government is really dysfunctional," says Erkine Bowles, president Clinton's former chief of staff. And if Obama thinks he won't get blamed for it, when then he's stupid, stupid, stupid, stupid.
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Joel Stein, age 41, goes through his day as a millennial might.
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Say it ain't so, Pastor Joel Osteen. That's what I thought to myself when I saw some stupid headline trending on Alexa.com's "What's Hot" list titled "Joel...
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In the wake of the upcoming release of my first book, The Autobiography of Daniel J. Isengart (published by OUTPOST19), friends and colleagues, some more concerned than others, have asked me, "Is it a tell-all?" In lieu of a straight answer, I have opted to refer to an Emily Dickinson quote: "Tell all the truth but tell it slant." If you're familiar with Gertrude Stein's...
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Watch: Joel Stein Tries (and Fails) to Live Like a Millennial for a Day
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A British legislator has bruised male pride by suggesting that a harsh economic climate has contributed to creating a brutalized macho culture among the nation’s men. Is she right?
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He looks something like this. Writer, editor, and former Grub Street contributor Joshua David Stein has just been named the regular restaurant critic at the New York Observer, according to an e-mail sent out earlier this afternoon by Joshua David Stein. His literary reviews are as likely to combine insight on food with family vignettes or jokes about Camus and leprechauns....
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I’m not a saint. When I think back on my high school days, there are moments that make me cringe, even almost two decades later. I did some stupid stuff. Stupid. Stupid. Stupid. Kissed the wrong boys. Kissed the right boys at the wrong time. Partied too much. Engaged in activities that may or may not have been legal.
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Britain's men are facing a "crisis of masculinity" as rapid economic change distorts male identity fuelling homophobia and misogyny, Labour MP Diane Abbott is warning.
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