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Top 10 Best Unique Bow Ties 2017

Step aside, satin. Catch ya later, cotton. There are some new kinds of killer bow ties in town.While bow ties in general can have more of a quirky reputation, a unique bow tie in a non-traditional fabrication can look sharp and sophisticated when the rest of your look stays classic. Plus, it really shows off your confidence and personality, and demonstrates you definitely know what’s up when it comes to style. A unique bow tie isn’t just for a fashion rock star either. If you feel that even a...

In Praise of Morgan Hurd, Glasses-Wearing Gymnastics World Champion

Morgan Hurd of the U.S. competes on the balance beam during the women's individual all-around final of the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships on Oct. 6, 2017 at Olympic Stadium in Montreal, Canada.Getty ImagesOn Friday night in Montreal, an American won the women’s all-around title at the World Gymnastics Championships. While the nationality of the winner wasn’t a surprise—U.S. women have now won the last seven all-around titles at the Olympics and world championships—the identity of the...

Wildland Firefighter Bailey McDade: An Everyday Hero

We all know everyday heroes. They run into burning homes, brave raging floodwaters, battle devastating wildfires and help stop epidemics.“Protecting Our Heroes: A Tribute to Safety and Innovation” is an online gallery, video and multi-city, pop-up exhibit launched Oct. 13 by Plastics Make it Possible. Working with the International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA), Plastics Make it Possible identified a dozen everyday heroes across the country – firefighters, policemen, medical...