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Why Chickenpox Parties Are A Bad Idea

Governor Matt Bevin (R) of Kentucky said that he made sure every one of this kids was exposed to the chickenpox. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for CABC) Getty Let’s not get this party started. If you are thinking of attending or holding a chickenpox party, don’t. A chickenpox party is a party that parents… Read More »

Mind: Can We Get Better at Forgetting?

Whatever its other properties, memory is a reliable troublemaker, especially when navigating its stockpile of embarrassments and moral stumbles. Ten minutes into an important job interview and here come screenshots from a past disaster: the spilled latte, the painful attempt at humor. Two dates into a warming relationship and up come flashbacks of an earlier,… Read More »