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Dr. Phil for College Students

In her years  of working with students, Elizabeth Hamblet has found that many students are resistant to trying strategies that can help them turn things around.  She has found an  unlikely ally in Dr. Phil McGraw. Dr. Phil has some … Continue reading

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Stella Young: I’m Not Your Inspiration, Thank You Very Much

Stella Young is a comedian and journalist who happens to go about her day in a wheelchair — a fact that doesn’t, she’d like to make clear, automatically turn her into a noble inspiration to all humanity. In this 2014 … Continue reading

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Comedian Laurence Clark Demonstrates Why He Hates Being Called “Inspiring”

The British comedian Laurence Clark can quite properly be called a searing political satirist.   His humor is irreverent, pertinent and sometimes biting.  His stand up comedy has been described as  having the power to shock, to force a sharp intake … Continue reading

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