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New year’s resolutions

Even If You Backslide, Resolving To Improve Your Health Is Worthwhile

New Year’s resolutions aren’t easy to keep — but research shows any progress you do make is worthwhile.

December 31, 2014
New Year's Eve in Times Square, New York.

I Firmly Resolve Not To Improve Myself!

Find out why Cynthia Tucker is forgoing resolutions this New Year’s.

December 27, 2014

The Automatic Way To Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

Many New Year’s resolutions are about redemption. Maybe you aren’t the sort of person you want to be. Maybe you aren’t kind enough to others (strangers, co- workers, family members). Maybe you suffer from a self-control problem involving cigarettes, alcohol or gambling. Maybe you procrastinate; maybe you’re impatient or impulsive. Maybe you haven’t taken steps […]

December 31, 2013

Shaft The Long-Term Unemployed And The GOP’s Other 2014 New Year’s Resolutions

Right now, Republicans are thrilled with themselves. In 2013, they prevented both gun safety and immigration reforms, while enjoying the adrenaline rush of holding the economy hostage and actually shutting down the government for 16 days. And because got off to such a craptastic start, they’re currently poised to keep their House majority, which […]

December 26, 2013