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25 Crime Shows on Netflix That Will Have You Playing Detective

We are anxiously awaiting the arrival of <b>The Case of Adnan Syed</b>, but until that docuseries arrives on HBO, we are turning our attention to Netflix to satiate our true crime obsession. From true crime stories to British detective shows, we can't get enough of this twisted genre. If you recently …

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25 Of The Absolute Scariest Psychological Horror Books

The scariest writing for me is not the bloodspattery, gore-filled prose. It is not even the kind that keeps me up at night, wondering if a killer is …

Horror

Designer Christian Siriano Says He Literally Tripled His Business by Adding Plus Sizes

Christian Siriano has won huge amounts of acclaim in the past—not just for his gorgeous designs, but for his embrace of pretty much anyone who wants to wear his creations. In an industry still dominated by sample sizes (though it's slowly getting better), Siriano puts an emphasis on being size …

Nobody Dies in Longyearbyen, A Visit to the Arctic Norwegian Town Where the Dead Can’t Be Buried

For his short film “Nobody Dies in Longyearbyen“, Los Angeles filmmaker David Fried traveled over 18 hours to Longyearbyen, Norway to find out more …

Global Warming

My Mom Left Me for the ‘Wild Wild Country’ Cult

When I was growing up, in the late 1960s and early seventies, I thought I came from a normal, tight-knit family. My mom, Jill Franklin, and her sister Lois married two brothers: my dad, Ken, and his brother Chet. Dad had been a football player. Mom was a cheerleader. My mom had three babies, and …

Shatter, Batter, Wax: How Cannabis Extracts Come to Be

Some time around the mid-aughts, folks in the weed industry began to notice a shift in the market. Pot smokers were <i>smoking</i> less, and dabbing …

Cannabis

Use This Form to Create a Resume That Will Wow Employers

Guide to Create Your Own Resume<p>A Resume Can Be The Gateway to a First Interview<p>Updated January 22, 2018<p>When you are fresh out of school and looking …

Racked’s Very Best Longform of 2017

2017 was not the year anyone expected. To call it bewildering and challenging would be a gross understatement, and it’s no surprise that we here at Racked spent a lot of time thinking about identity and community, and particularly how they intersect with economics and class. You probably did too.<p>So …

Kylie Cosmetics

9 Actually Inspirational Podcasts To Listen To If You Want To Start Your Own Business

Things To Do<p>by Anna Heaton | 11 07 2017<p>Grab your headphones and prepare to take note, guys.<p>The rise of entrepreneurship in recent years has been a …

I Interrupted Our EPA Administrator’s Speech. Here is why.

Last week, I stood up during a talk by Scott Pruitt, our Environmental Protection Agency Administrator, and called out his climate change denial …

Steve Jobs Isn't the Only Visionary Role Model--Look to These Entrepreneurs As Well

Building innovative companies to solve consumers' problems is a talent many hard-working entrepreneurs across the country have mastered.<p>When you hear the words "business visionary," you may think of larger-than-life entrepreneurs like Steve Jobs, Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg who seem to have built …

Entrepreneurship

7 must-read books for design students

Heading off to uni this year, and looking for recommendations for graphic design books to keep you inspired? Maybe you're already studying and keen …

Bucket Bag Pattern for Fabric or Leather: Part One

This bucket bag pattern is the ideal project for those of you who would like to experiment with different materials. A couple of weeks ago I showed …

Punch Needling: A Modern Twist On A Not So Modern Craft

If you're the kind of person who loves the look of embroidery, but "can't even<i>"</i> with the time it takes to tediously work every single stitch into a …

“Game of Thrones,” one of the most expensive shows ever made, used cheap IKEA rugs as capes

HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> is one of the most expensive television shows in history, with the budget for recent seasons reportedly more than $10 million per episode. On costumes alone, there’s a team of 80 to 100 people who labor to get every patch of embroidery and scuffed knight’s jacket just right.<p>So …

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