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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, …

Woodworking

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 …

Women of Color

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 …

Small Spaces

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. …

Mainstream Media

7 Questions to Ask Yourself If You're Constantly Anxious

The other day my friend asked if I could broach the subject of emotional wellbeing with her father. His generation is one where mental health awareness doesn't exist. She hoped that he'd have some peace from his long-standing anxiety, because he was suffering from a terminal illness. I had an hour, …

Self-help

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

17 Impossibly Easy Kitchen DIYs That Only Look Expensive

Cheap never looked this good.

19 Ridiculously Funny Church Signs

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

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

There are foods that should be eaten in moderation (think, ice cream, cookies, cake, cocktails), and then there are foods (or maybe I should say "food-like products") that should probably never be eaten all.<p>No doubt, items in the latter category may have a certain "tasty" appeal (honestly, who …

Nutrition

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 …

Psychology

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 …

James Bond

Why You Should Be Looking At Your Vagina On the Regular

Granted, knowing what's normal for you takes a little time. "While there are average lengths, shapes, hues, and variations in symmetry when it comes to the vulva, the truth is there really is no 'normal,'" says Dweck. "The issue is what’s normal for you and whether one is having symptoms of …

The Bigger-Breast Workout

"We must, we must, we must increase our bust!" Remember that middle-school mantra, and the ridiculous "exercise" that accompanied it—elbows bent like chicken wings, pumping back and forth, back and forth? Lots of good that did any of our 13-year-old chests: We all got what Mother Nature intended, …

Why You Can't Lose Weight

<b>1. You overeat healthy food.</b> Nuts, avocados, whole wheat pasta, olive oil, and dark chocolate are all natural and healthy, but they aren't void of calories. You still need to watch how much you eat of the good stuff. For example, avocado offers a ton of health benefits, but an entire fruit is over …

39 Habits of Extremely Happy People | Inc.com

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, according to a Harris Poll, only 33 percent of people in the U.S. report that they are very …

Happiness

6 Moves for Strong and Toned Abs

Exercise 1 Half-kneeling diagonal chops<p>Come down on your right knee (like you're going to propose), holding a 5- to 10-pound dumbbell with both hands to the outside of your right hip <b>(A)</b>. In one fluid motion, raise the dumbbell across your body and up to the ceiling, just past the outside of your …