You've got one week before you head home for Thanksgiving, and it's time to start mentally preparing yourself. We can already hear your mom's voice nitpicking about your unruly roots and chipped nails, so we've got your beauty checklist for a holiday spent with the family. Show More Summary
The Wilson grand jury finally made up its damn mind. Press conferences due later today. Try not to shoot yourself in the head.
Prepare yourself for the best six seconds of your day. This video uploaded to YouTube features the unbearable adorableness that is a kitten trying its darndest to meow. It doesn't matter that the little guy is unsuccessful -- it's downright perfect. Show More Summary
If you have ever caught yourself peering at someone else’s iPhone home screen, be it the person sitting next to you on the subway or in a college lecture hall, look no further. New York-based startup studio and venture capital firm Betaworks on Monday released a new app called #Homescreen for sharing your iPhone home screen […]
The first issue of this new 'zine collaboration is about Coming Out To Yourself and it's SO COOL and you WANT ONE. Or more than one.
Whenever I see an author I admire posting a photo from a writing retreat, I feel a flash of jealousy. The pictures are usually from some gorgeous, foreign country that I've yet to travel to. Sometimes it's a picture of a sleepy little...Show More Summary
Welcome to the week, everyone! It's time for our weekly look at notable or interesting updates from the last week that you may or may not have missed. Remember, you can keep an eye out for interesting updates yourself by using AppShopper Social [Free], the watchlist in the TouchArcade App [Free], or by paying very
When there's such a delicious (and elaborate) meal on the table, it's easy to go overboard on Thanksgiving. Whether it's a salt binge, too many sweets, or a combination of the two, don't resign yourself to feeling uncomfortable all day long. Show More Summary
Stress! It builds up as the commitments and chores pile up. Yes, the holidays are fun, but only if you can chill out enough to enjoy yourself. By now we know that a few deep breaths can bring a sense of calm into the moment, but youShow More Summary
It's a well-known fact among Star Wars fans that the opening crawl of the original 1977 film was actually co-written by George Lucas and famed director Brian De Palma, but have you ever found yourself wondering what the text said before...Show More Summary
You might have seen this one at PAX or EB Expo — SMG Studio would’ve been the booth with the Big Red Button for you to play their game, One More Line. It’s an arcadey endless flier that requires you to put yourself into centrifugal danger to progress, and it just came out. More »
Your Girls, the girl band that brought us "(Do It) On My Twin Bed " are back with a new banger about how awesome it is to go home for Thanksgiving and do jack shit but bask in the wealth of your parents love and Costco membership. On that Executive Gold Star shit, people. Read more...
Are you hurting yourself with your risk-loving ways? Here’s how to tell if you’re a big risk-taker, and how to prevent it from ruining your performance.
Graduate students at the University of Oregon are threatening to strike over the university not giving their demand of paid family leave. You can read the details of the bargaining in quite a bit of detail here. It is nearing the end of the quarter at UO, so the graduate students have as much power […]
Its the weekend! Pour yourself a mug of Jamaican Blue Mountain, settle into your favorite chair (where are my reading glasses?) and enjoy our reads: • Welcome to the Failure Age! (NY Times) • Google’s Larry Page: The most ambitious CEO in the universe (Fortune) • Martin Wolf asks Why Weren’t Alarm Bells Ringing? (NYRoB) • The Smartest...Read More
Kulemin went solo and won. Well, that's one way to get it done yourself. Nikolay Kulemin gave the New York Islanders a lead over Pittsburgh early on Friday with a tremendous individual effort. Stripping Paul Martin off the faceoff along...Show More Summary
You made it! (Or, at least, are hopefully on your way - that's ok too!) Three cheers to you for putting time, effort and creativity into your home - it's absolutely always worth it. Design and decor are meant to be evolving, so there...Show More Summary
David Bowie’s career retrospective David Bowie Is made its U.S. debut at the Museum Of Contemporary Art Chicago just about two months ago when it kicked off with an official “David Bowie Day.” In that time, it’s become a hotspot for celebrities to visit while in the city: Usher brought his kids there this week, [...]
When he woke up on the morning of Oct. 5 — a beautiful fall day when many New Yorkers started raking leaves — Mark Guindi never imagined he would rake in something else: a cool $12,000. “It was the craziest thing,” says the handsomeShow More Summary
I love Barbie. My Barbie was always a feminist, so I get really annoyed when someone comes along a creates some drivel and attributes it to her. Yes, I'm talking about that awful "I Can Be A Computer Engineer" book, in which Barbie does nothing but defer all of the coding to her male friends. Show More Summary