7 Times The Government Gave Out Numbers To Phone Sex Lines

Some people probably didn’t mind. “Welcome to America’s hottest talk line!  Ladies, to talk to interesting and exciting guys free, press one now.  Guys, hot ladies are waiting to talk to you.  Press two to connect free now.” That was what some callers to California’s Affordable Care Act Health Exchange website heard when they called…

Night Owls Tend To Be Unmarried Risk Takers

This isn’t too surprising. Women who are night owls share the same high propensity for risk-taking as men, according to a recent study by a University of Chicago professor. The research suggests that sleep patterns are linked with important character traits and behavior, said study author Dario Maestripieri, professor in Comparative Human Development. Night owls…

To Be A Better Negotiator, Listen More And Dictate Less

Two ears. One mouth. You know the story. When you think of negotiations, you probably think of persuasive talkers. While that skill can be useful, Reddit CEO Yishan Wong believes that you’re better off listening instead. When asked on Quora what makes a good negotiator, he responded: [T]he best negotiator that I’ve known (and this…