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I need to take about a week off to tend to some urgent family matters. When I come back I'll offer you a series of posts about Siberia.Image (credit June Aubrey Young) via the QI elves' (creators of my favorite podcasts) Twitter fee...
In case you needed further proof that Rihanna's life is cooler than yours, here are some awesome vacation photos she shared on Twitter on Aug. 28 that will leave you with zero doubt. Here she is making history for being the first person...Show More Summary
Bacon lover? If you're like me, you probably don't need an excuse to enjoy bacon. Still, even this most amazing of foods gets its own holiday, to be celebrated the Saturday before Labor Day. That would be today. So Happy International Bacon Day!
1. United Kingdom raises terror threat level to 'highly likely'Citing the influx of foreign fighters to Iraq and Syria, the United Kingdom raised its terror threat level to "highly likely," the country's second-highest level, on Friday. Show More Summary
Because life is too short NOT to eat $300 worth of breakfast, check out today's end-of-day links: Bill Murray does Bill Murray things, bird poop, psycho child, Beyonce poetry, ghost sex, and baby raccoon cools down. Don't forget to follow Gothamist on Twitter and like us on Facebook. You can also get the top stories mailed to you—sign up here. [ more › ]
Today is Lea Michele's twenty-eighth birthday, so in honor of this blessed occasion, I thought we should probably talk about the fact that she is a robot in a human body. Oh did you not know that? I thought it was common knowledge, but I guess I can talk through it with you if you need me to. Show More Summary
What do you do when you've got a heavy, boring dresser that needs some style to stand out? You tackle the problem with a fresh coat of a paint and an affordable DIY design detail that takes it from plain to personalized. READ MORE »
People with narcissistic personality tendencies, who constantly need to see themselves as the center of attention, can be annoying to say the least. If you care about someone whose narcissism tends to get out of control, these 8 strategies will help you keep their egos, and your anger, under control. read more
How’s your brand doing? I’ll bet you don’t know, or maybe you don’t think your small business doesn’t need some fancy brand. In either case, this is not good news for the success of your business. Don’t kid yourself, branding is important. Show More Summary
The four-letter network as it is known has launched the latest version of its ESPN Sportscenter app. The free universal app requires iOS 7.0 or later and comes with plenty of new features including one that is long overdue. You need to have an ESPN...
Sometimes you don't need to show much to turn people on. For me, it's the lips and the tongue (and kissing and the licking) that send me into hyperdrive. Hyperrealistic painter Hubert de Lartigue seems to agree. His series of large scale lips paintings are amazing—and so erotic. Read more...
Well we’re hoping you’re having a gorgeous start to your weekend. You’ve stayed in bed late, you’ve had a long lazy breakfast, and you were thinking of hitting the park. No need, because this week’s breath-of-fresh-air inspiration board by the ever-creative Rose and Ruby Paper Co. has brought the outdoors in, with light, dewy hues of peach […]
Caravan holidays are great fun for you and your family, but you don’t want to end up forgetting something you desperately need! When it comes to starting packing you can feel overwhelmed by trying to remember everything, so here’s a handy guide to help you remember everything you’ll need and have a great time. Show More Summary
‘Shinji Returns!’ The opening line in Bild’s article on Kagawa’s imminent transfer back to Dortmund shows you all you need to know about the fondness and admiration they still have for the Japanese playmaker in Germany. After two unsettled seasons at Manchester United, Kagawa is on his way back to Borussia Dortmund, Bild report, the […]
Some went willingly, some went reluctantly, some signed up their horses. The volunteer soldiers of World War I. The post ‘Your Country Needs You’: Why did so Many Volunteer in 1914? appeared first on The Good Men Project.
This is the story of Aleksander Aurdal, a Norwegian freestyle skier who fully understands the most important rule in life: You need to crash to learn and progress. Repeatedly. In sports. In your job. In love. In life. Even Nature itself knows this — existence itself is a chain of failures and successes. More »
If you got health coverage through President Barack Obama's law this year, you'll need a new form from your insurance exchange before you can file your tax return next spring. Some tax professionals are...
CAMERON MAKES TERROR THREAT CLAIM Britain is facing the “greatest and deepest” terror threat in the country’s history, claims David Cameron as he pledges emergency measures to tackle extremists. The UK threat level was raised to “severe” — its second highest — after Cameron claimed that Isil had made “specific” threats against the UK. Show More Summary
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