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Bob Dylan Plays Concert for One Insanely Lucky Superfan

"I was smiling so much it was like I was on ecstasy," says Fredrik Wikingsson. "My jaw hurt for hours"<p>Yesterday afternoon around 3:00 p.m. …

Bob Dylan

Flashback: Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson Make Music History

In 1976, 'Wanted! The Outlaws' became the first country album ever to reach platinum status<p>Waylon Jennings once famously said he "couldn't go pop …

Country Music

25 Rarely Seen Artworks Painted By Adolf Hitler

Before putting his hand to the executive order that lead to millions of innocent individuals being killed, nearly destroying the Western world as we …

Lost in Translation: An Illustrated Catalog of Beautiful Untranslatable Words from Around the World

<i>“Words belong to each other,”</i> Virginia Woolf said in the only surviving recording of her voice, a magnificent meditation on the beauty of language. But what happens when words are kept apart by too much unbridgeable otherness? <i>“Barring downright deceivers, mild imbeciles and impotent poets, there</i> …

Make guitar picks from any flat plastic

As an amateur guitar player, this is a fantastic tool that allows me to achieve the following:<p>Save the environment by recycling plastic<br>• Save money …

New emoji for Unicode 8, including "TACO"

The Unicode Consortium is finalizing its plans for version 8, and 37 new emoji are among the candidates for the final release, including …

25 Handy Words That Simply Don’t Exist In English

Approximately 375 million people speak English as their first language, in fact it's the 3rd most commonly spoken language in the world (after …

Man's Guide to Cowboy Boots | The Art of Manliness

The Western-style riding boot is somewhere between folk art, pop culture, and functional clothing.<p>Actors have worn them, and so have Presidents — and …

The 25 Best Inventions of 2014

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Women's Health

How to Speed Read | The Art of Manliness

When Theodore Roosevelt did things, he did them with gusto. That included reading. Roosevelt was a voracious reader. The man devoured books like a …

Fyodor Dostoevsky Draws Elaborate Doodles In His Manuscripts

Few would argue against the claim that Fyodor Dostoevsky, author of such bywords for literary weightiness as <i>Crime and</i> <i>Punishment</i>, <i>The Idiot</i>, and <i>The</i> …

Heroin-Addicted Prostitutes Share Their Tragic Stories In Their Own Words

Make no mistake, at first glance this short film initially makes for uncomfortable and confronting viewing.<p>Titled 'Downtown Divas' it sees Eastern …

Ghostface Killah Will Play Vigilante Superhero on New Album '36 Seasons'

Wu-Tang rapper gets soulful and somber on first single, "Love Don't Live Here No More"<p>Ghostface Killah will recreate himself as a vigilante superhero …

Rap & Hip-Hop

How to Be a Better Writer: 6 Tips From Harvard’s Steven Pinker

U want 2B a better writer?<p>Good writing is often looked at as an art and, frankly, that can be intimidating. No need to worry. There are rules — even …

Albert Camus’s Beautiful Letter of Gratitude to His Childhood Teacher After Winning the Nobel Prize

Few things are more heartwarming than bearing witness to one human being expressing deep gratitude for the profound, course-altering impact another has played in her or his life. Take, for instance, Bukowski’s magnificent letter to the man who helped him quit his soul-sucking day job and become a …

Bars Are Great For Writers, But Not For Reading

In New York City, where I live, there are a few things you're not allowed to do in bars. You can't smoke. You can't bring your dog. And, technically, you can't dance. That's thanks to a 1926 law meant to curtail interracial mingling; though loosely enforced today -- only one citation has been …

The Day Dostoyevsky Discovered the Meaning of Life in a Dream

One November night in the 1870s, legendary Russian writer <b>Fyodor Dostoyevsky</b> (November 11, 1821–February 9, 1881) discovered the meaning of life in a dream — or, at least, the protagonist in his final short story did. The piece, which first appeared in the altogether revelatory <b>A Writer’s Diary</b></i> …

Trucks spray manure on government buildings

GIFs of French farmers "protesting government agricultural policies by covering government buildings in manure and pelting police with apples."

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The 16 Wisest Things Men Have Ever Said About Style

From the likes of Cary Grant, Tom Ford, Charles Bukowski, Ralph Lauren, and Charles Dickens<p><b>"Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn."<br>– Gore Vidal, Writer</b><p>"A man should look as if he had bought his clothes with intelligence, put them on with care, and then forgotten …

Men's Fashion

Relics of the Cold War 25 Years On

Germany

Who Was the Walrus? Analyzing the Strangest Beatles Song

For almost 50 years, the Beatles have been the most popular singers and songwriters in the world. Also, coincidentally, for the past half century one …

Axl Rose

WhatsApp Finally Tells You When Your Messages Are Read

If you’re a WhatsApp user, you should see a small but useful change start rolling into the app. As 9to5Mac spotted, the app will now light up its double-check marks blue when a message has been read.<p>If the read receipts don’t seem new to you, you’re probably not alone. Many users have …

Why This Fitness Expert Won’t Do Kipping Pullups

Here’s what he says you should do instead<p>I’m not a fan of the kipping pullup.<p>This is a pullup variation in which you use momentum to get your chin above the bar. It’s a staple event in the CrossFit Games, and it allows competitors to do more reps in order to gain a higher score.<p>But outside of an …

Lacelamps, Lamps With 3D-Printed Lace Lamp Shades That Project Intricate Patterns

Lacelamps is a collection of lamps by artists Linlin and Pierre-Yves Jacques featuring 3D-printed “lace” lamp shades that project intricate patterns …

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