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Make a Wall Mounted Desk With a Secret Compartment Underneath

A desk is a great place to work, but it’s also a great place to hide stuff. Over on YouTube, DIY Creators put together a desk that mounts to a wall, …

13th and the Invisibleness of Black Women

Acclaimed filmmaker Ava DuVernay’s documentary <i>13th</i> was released on Netflix last week. Masterfully produced and directed by DuVernay, it is a poignant …

Will 'Saturday Night Live' take down Trump?

'Maybe it’s going to take comedians to do the job that cable news has relinquished for so much of the campaign.'<p>Monday night was live from Hofstra. Saturday night is live from New York.<p>While Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton argue over who won Monday night’s debate, inside 30 Rockefeller Plaza, the …

Comedy

What Malcolm Gladwell Means When He Calls SNL’s Satire ‘Comedy Without Any Courage At All’

Malcolm Gladwell’s podcast, <i>Revisionist History</i>, just wrapped its first season (I guess podcasts have seasons now, weird) with possibly its strongest episode. I’ve been enjoying it since it started. I listen to a lot of NPR and public radio, but I’ve always had a sort of love/hate relationship with …

Comedy

Small Space Solutions: 7 Spots to Add a Little Extra Storage

(Image credit: A Beautiful Mess)<p>You may think you've maxed out the storage potential of your small apartment — but there may be some spots you aren't …

Colorism and Racism Inspired These Two Women to Launch 'Colored' Girl Project: 'I'm Black and I'm Enough'

In six months time, Tori Elizabeth and Victory Jones founded The ‘Colored’ Girl Inc., a campaign celebrating Black women’s skin tones and features. …

17 Impossibly Easy Kitchen DIYs That Only Look Expensive

Cheap never looked this good.

7 Questions to Ask Yourself If You're Constantly Anxious

One of my favorite things about cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is shining a torch into our mind -- our thoughts, assumptions and beliefs. Here are seven questions that I often use with my clients, that can help you learn more about your anxiety and bring you greater peace.<p>The other day my …

A former child slave speaks up: How to stop modern-day slavery

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Rani Hong was just seven years old she was taken from her family in India and sold into slavery. At an age when she should have been playing with dolls and making new friends at school, she was subjected to treatment that left her close to death.<p>"I was transported to another state, …

Social Media

19 Ridiculously Funny Church Signs

"Stop drop and roll won't work in hell."

MTV

Nutritionists and Dietitians Dish on What They Would Never, Ever Eat

no one eats perfectly 100 percent of the time, but if anyone out there best knows what foods to avoid, it's definitely the experts who make a living showing others how to eat healthy. Here's a look at the foods and products nutritionists and dietitians said they certainly wouldn't consume:<p>There are …

A doctor's 4 psychology-backed tips to combat loneliness

As Dr. John Cacioppo, director of the University of Chicago's Center for Cognitive & Social Neuroscience, tells the Wall Street Journal's Elizabeth Bernstein, that research shows that someone who is feeling socially isolated is more likely to be "hypervigilant to threats."<p>This could make them more …

Iconic Hollywood Films Remade with a Delightful African Twist

Dakar, Senegal-based photographers Omar Victor Diop and Antoine Temp put a unique African spin on iconic Hollywood films in their series <i>[re-]Mixing Hollywood: ONOMOllywood</i>, exploring what famous works of cinema might have looked like had they been filmed in Senegal. The film revamps are instantly …

Why You Should Be Looking At Your Vagina On the Regular

Permission to get up close and personal with your lady-parts, granted!<p>We spent a lot of time talking about vaginas this year—but you should be doing more than just talking about your nether-region. It's also smart to take a good look at what you're working with down there on a regular basis. "It's …

Women's Health

25 Reasons You Can't Lose Weight

Learn the common culprits standing in between you and your weight-loss goals.<p><i>This article was written by Lizzie Fuhr and repurpsoed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Even if you've kicked off a fitness routine and you're choosing healthier food, you may not be seeing the weight come off the way …

Weight Loss

39 Habits of Extremely Happy People

Happy people are more successful than those who are not. Get a lot happier starting right now.<p>Plain and simple, happy people are more successful people. They also feel less stress, are more fun to be around, are more optimistic, and enjoy their lives more than people who are unhappy. Unfortunately, …

6 Moves for Strong and Toned Abs

These six moves will sculpt the abs you’ve always dreamed of<p>You’ve probably heard it before, but you really don’t have to do another crunch. (No, really—don’t. They’re bad for your posture, among a host of other ills.) Instead, use these exercises to firm, flatten, and contour your waistline by …

Workouts