Read this and you'll look smart. You don't have to be intelligent to impress people -- you just have to fake it. Here's a daily list of fascinating articles that will wow your friends, surprise your co-workers and make you seem sharp at a cocktail party or over the lunch counter....
- Russia is attempting a military renaissance in an attempt to create the first professional class of Sgt.-level leaders since WWII -- so why is the West not alarmed?
- A new study of individuals' productivity revealed that one's level of creativity plummets to its nadir at 4:33 p.m. So at what time are you most creative and most productive? Spoiler alert: it's not during the work day.
- Eyeballs are more important now than ever. As legitimate companies make profits off of online advertising more extensive measures are taken to learn about who users are, where they've been and how to catch their eyes.
- A French cabaret owner is attempting what no one has been able to successfully accomplish before: bring cabaret to Morocco.