'tis what happens when TVs have the word 'Smart' in their name and they're anything but…

"If you adopt the rhythm of stability, then change is a threat. Adopt the rhythm of change, though, and you’ll get restless right on schedule."
"The American Psychiatric Association recently released an updated version of its manual of mental disorders (DSM-5) and this time it includes a new addition: Caffeine withdrawal."

Caffeine withdrawal now classified as a mental disorder. Quick, Orwell to the rescue! (Also see how we came to depend on coffee so deeply.)

Not yet ready to be mentally ill, at least in that way? Might as well learn how to make the perfect cup of coffee.

(via explore-blog)

So, according to this I have disorderly mental states in the morning sometimes. You have been warned.

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The Middle Class by the Numbers
Graphic by Jake Turcotte, Research by Ryan Lenora Brown/The Christian Science Montiro

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csmonitor:

The Middle Class by the Numbers
Graphic by Jake Turcotte, Research by Ryan Lenora Brown/The Christian Science Montiro

See our key data points on The Middle Class here.
pewresearch:

csmonitor:

The Middle Class by the Numbers
Graphic by Jake Turcotte, Research by Ryan Lenora Brown/The Christian Science Montiro

See our key data points on The Middle Class here.
pewresearch:

csmonitor:

The Middle Class by the Numbers
Graphic by Jake Turcotte, Research by Ryan Lenora Brown/The Christian Science Montiro

See our key data points on The Middle Class here.

pewresearch:

csmonitor:

The Middle Class by the Numbers

Graphic by Jake Turcotte, Research by Ryan Lenora Brown/The Christian Science Montiro

See our key data points on The Middle Class here.

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