Feel stuck? Strategies to keep moving, get stuff done

The act of procrastination may be a sign of deeper psychological struggles with self-doubt, low self-esteem, anxiety or insecurity Was Scarlett O’Hara an iconic procrastinator when she declared, at the end of “Gone With the Wind,” “After all, tomorrow is another day”? People procrastinate for a number of reasons, points out verywellmind.com: ‒ Perfectionism: not wanting to do anything unless it can be done “perfectly” ‒ Intimidation: tasks seem too overwhelming ‒ Stress: an inability to focus ‒ Fatigue: too worn out to even begin ‒ Pessimism: having the mindset…

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Weinstein pleads not guilty to new indictment, trial delayed

Tweak to the case was intended to allow an actress to testify against Weinstein in a rape and sexual assault trial. Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty to a new indictment on Monday that includes revised charges of predatory sexual assault, a development that caused the judge to delay the start of his trial until early next year. The tweak to the case was intended to open the door for an actress to testify against Weinstein in a rape and sexual assault trial that had been scheduled to start…

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Burning retail market lights up Canada’s cannabis vape race

Canada’s major tobacco companies are aiming high in the cannabis e-cigarette market. Ontario will triple its pot-store count beginning in October, just two months before the introduction of new product formats that are expected to significantly boost sales in Canada’s most-populous province. While chatter about the next wave of legalization in Canada tends to focus on products like edibles and beverages, many of the biggest players entering the space say consumers will opt for the more conventional format of vapes. The Canadian market for vapes could be as big as…

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Joe Walsh to challenge Trump in 2020 Republican primary

Joe Walsh, radio host and ex-congressman, says Trump is unfit for office and must be denied a second presidential term. A second person has mounted a challenge to US President Donald Trump for the Republican Party’s presidential nomination in 2020. Joe Walsh, a former congressman for the state of Illinois and radio talk show host, announced his bid on Sunday, saying the incumbent president of the United States was unfit for office and must be denied a second term. “He’s nuts. He’s erratic. He’s cruel. He stokes bigotry. He’s incompetent. He…

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Trump challenges ruling barring him from blocking Twitter users

A federal appeals court previously ruled he violated the US Constitution by blocking people whose views his disliked. President Donald Trump is challenging a federal appeals court decision that ruled he violated the US Constitution by blocking people whose views he disliked from his Twitter account. In court papers filed late on Friday by the US Justice Department, Trump sought a rehearing by the full 2nd US Circuit Court of Appeals in New York, calling the 3-0 decision “fundamentally misconceived”. Trump has more than 63 million followers on Twitter, and…

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