Born in the U.S.A.

Born in the U.S.A.

All work and no play: Are we just a bunch of Puritans?

Commas and Cents: Why $1,999.00 is More Than $1999

If you were buying a new 3D TV would you rather pay $1900 or $1,900?

Have Americans truned against religion?

If you want to predict the future of religion, talk to young people

The Dex Diaries, Part 1: Changed in the Womb

One woman's story of a life course altered via prenatal drug exposure

Winning is sweetest on an obstacle course

Americans like success, but dislike privilege

The Pleasure Principle

What is it that you can’t wait to do everyday?

Three Ways to Use Play to Get Kids to Behave

School's out! How can you be sure the kids don't drive you bananas?

More Teen Sex at Home and Fewer Pregnancies: Here’s Where It Happens

Not all countries share American understandings of teen sexuality

Valuing your own culture as well as others

Idealizing other cultures and berating your own is no path to wisdom.

The Dex Diaries, Part 2: Why We Called the Feds

Taking an extreme path to try to protect pregnant women . . . and their doctors

How to Be Ultra Productive — 10 Tips for Mastering Your Time Now

The key to time management is self management

4 Psychological Processes That Are Ruining America

What's (psychologically) wrong with America?

“Up In the Air”: What American Movies Say About Our Sexuality

"Up in the Air" - about an affair - is utterly sexless.

Online Magazine Takes on Self-image-Busting Beauty, Fashion Industries

Patricia Colli exhorts, "Let's all stop apologizing about ourselves."

America Is Sinking: Told You So

We are embarked on a precipitous, irreversible decline as a nation.

Stand up for Breastfeeding

Don't be dissuaded from what's best for babies

Saved or Lost? AA and American Perfectionism

AA's perfectionism prevents people from attaining their perfect selves.

The End of Religion? Been to America Lately?

Religion may be out, but America is being led around by Christians.

The Personality of a President

How voters really judge their leaders

6 Ways the British Do It Better

Their TV mysteries are about more than appealing accents.