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This keyboard makes you feel like you're working on an old-school typewriter

Gadget lovers with a sense of nostalgia should get ready to drool. A new mechanical keyboard from Lofree will mirror the look and feel of an …

PC Gaming

The Dungeons & Dragons Background Music Playlist

Tabletop games like Dungeons & Dragons or Pathfinder can be incredibly immersive with the right music. This playlist has all the music you’ll ever …

Board Games

Men’s Hairstyle Trends for 2017

<b>Hairstyles within the barbering world are rapidly changing each season more so than ever before.</b> To get an idea of what hairstyle trends we can …

Hair

Howard Stern says replaying his old vulgar interviews with Donald Trump would be a 'betrayal'

The shock jock has spent his career doing the most outrageous things he can come up with to entertain his listeners on the radio, and that included having Donald Trump on his show numerous times.<p>Some of the comments the Republican presidential nominee made on Stern's show, including disparaging …

Dwell and Target collab on a collection of affordable modern furniture

It’s launching this December<p><i>Dwell</i> magazine, the long-time champion of modern design, is in the midst of transitioning from being primarily a publication to a lifestyle brand. A major step in this shift? A newly announced collection of furniture and home goods for Target, intended to bring the …

Furniture

You can buy a vacation though Costco — and most people have no idea

In fact, I only became aware of Costco's travel deals in May, when a friend suggested checking out the warehouse store's website while planning an upcoming vacation.<p>Contrary to popular belief, Costco has an extensive travel section. It offers Caribbean vacations, from Puerto Rico to Aruba. You can …

Ugg and Teva just combined forces on the ugliest shoe ever, but it's kind of awesome

In what undeniably marks a historically ugly fashion partnership, Ugg and Teva have collaborated on a new shoe and it’s impossible to know how to …

‘We Misled You’: How the Saudis Are Coming Clean on Funding Terrorism

On his latest trip, a former senior U.S. official finds a new attitude in Riyadh. But will it stick?<p>On my most recent trip to Saudi Arabia, I was greeted with a startling confession. In the past, when we raised the issue of funding Islamic extremists with the Saudis, all we got were denials. This …

Meet the illustrator drawing London's grime scene

“My work is quite bold and dark, maybe even punk in a way,” illustrator and animator Elena Gumeniuk tells us of her illustrations. She’s got a point …

Tracing Chrissie Hynde's Iconic Haircut to Fashion's New Mullet Fever

Chrissie Hynde<p>Photo: Getty Images<p>If you’ve felt the urge to take your hair into more textural territory lately, you wouldn’t be alone. Following season after season of blunt, minimalist lengths, the world, it seems, has caught a case of Chrissie Hynde fever. It couldn’t be more timely. The …

New Albums

Small and simple family home with everything you need

Today, we are going to visit Japan, where design professionals <i>Shinobu Ichihara Architects</i>, have built the most simple and yet effective home that we …

Gary Johnson just proved he's not deep enough to be president

Obviously, Johnson was never going to be president, so the question of whether he knows enough about Syria to set America's foreign policy is mostly academic.<p>But his Aleppo answer is consistent with the sense I've developed about Johnson over the last four years, ever since I interviewed him for …

A very cheap home with a lot of space and style

Whether you are a devoted follower of the classic style or prefer designs of a more rustic nature, you can’t deny the appeal of today’s discovery …

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Appears to Leave a 'Chemical Signature' in The Blood

And it's similar to that of hibernating species.<p>Researchers have uncovered a chemical signature for chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), and found that …

Nate Parker on Campus Incident, Consent and Toxic Male Culture

“Can I go off script real quick?”<p>That was how Nate Parker broke his silence on the growing firestorm surrounding his 1999 rape allegation. After …

Film Festivals

I bought a Costco vacation — here's why the retailer has completely changed how I book travel

"You can buy a vacation through Costco?" I was asked at least a dozen times in recent months.<p>My answer: Yes, and it's incredible.<p>I only became aware of Costco's travel deals in May, when a friend suggested checking out the warehouse store's website while planning an upcoming vacation.<p>I was amazed …

Ravishing rural style: 10 kitchen decor ideas

There is nothing that converts a kitchen into a warm and homely space quicker than a rustic design with raw materials. If you like this kind of …

Noted Anti-Comic Book & Anti-RPG Doctor Sent to Prison

Credit: TSR<p>Outspoken critic of roleplaying Games and comic books Thomas Radecki has been sentenced to 11 to 22 years in prison after a long-running …

The Danish Way of Parenting review – how to raise the world’s happiest kids

Having muddled through six years of parenthood without consulting any books on the subject, I was pretty excited about this, my first one. Perhaps it would finally provide some answers to the many questions that have been building up in my mind. Such as: it is possible to clean poo off the carpet …

Parenting

Cameron Douglas, Michael Douglas' son, released from prison after nearly seven years

Cameron Douglas, son of actor Michael Douglas, has reportedly been released from prison after serving almost seven years and is living in a halfway house.<p>Cameron Douglas is planning to write a tell-all book about his experiences after being convicted on drug charges, according to Page Six, which …

The Top 3 Most Spectacular Optical Illusions of 2016

Anger, fear, or some form of frustration are the typical reactions we have <i></i>when we realize what we’ve seen isn’t, in fact, what we’ve actually gotten. …

Lady Luke Cage To Captain Batmerica – 24 Cosplay Shots From HeroesCon, North Carolina

<i>Jonathan Rich writes,</i><p>HeroesCon in Charlotte, North Carolina is different from larger celebrations of the fandom because instead of branching out to …

Comics

Victoria Beckham Once Recorded a Hip-Hop Album with Damon Dash and It's Finally HERE

This will surely spice up your life.<p>Hello. It's Victoria Beckham the hip-hop artist. This is news because Vicky B's plans to become a hip-hop artist never saw the light of day. But because the internet is a weird and wonderful place, demos from her 2003 album, <i>Come Together</i>, have been leaked for …

Steven Spielberg Wants Your 3D Avatars for Ready Player One

Steven Spielberg starts filming his adaptation of <i>Ready Player One</i> this summer and he’s looking for some help. Since a lot of the movie takes place in …

Steven Spielberg

American Giant Spent A Year Creating This T-Shirt

After your sweatshirt is named “the greatest hoodie ever made,” expectations are pretty high when you decide to make a T-shirt.<p>For an entire year, Michelle Allen, American Giant‘s director of design and merchandising, has been sampling hundreds of fabrics in the hope of creating the perfect …

CAN'T STOP THE FEELING! First Listen (Featuring the cast of DreamWorks Animation's Trolls)

Dreamworks

Bobby Knight: Trump would drop A-bomb like Truman

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Legendary basketball coach Bobby Knight believes Republican front-runner Donald Trump would have the "guts" to drop a nuclear bomb, just like former President Harry Truman.<p>"We gotta talk about this presidential crap just for a moment here," Knight said Thursday at an Evansville, …

Prince & Big Daddy Kane’s 1989 “Batdance Remix” Is Finally Released (Audio)

In 1989, the <i>Batman</i> franchise relaunched with the title film starring Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson, and Kim Basinger. For the soundtrack, Warner …

Peter King: Trump is ‘more reasonable’ than 'hopeless' Cruz

Peter King on Friday said he would back Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump over Ted Cruz, highlighting the billionaire as a more reasonable general-election candidate than the “phony,” “hopeless,” “irredeemable” Texas senator.<p>King voted for Ohio Gov. John Kasich in New York’s …