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Dinner at Burger King Is Now More Expensive Than Meth in Asia

Fast food has a reputation for being cheap, while drugs are typically known for being expensive. However, that is not the case in Asia. Meth — the most popular drug in Asia — is now more affordable than a meal at Burger King, according to CNBC. More and more "underground chemists" are cooking up …

Burger King

A former SpaceX exec is reinventing the high heel with the help of an astronaut and a rocket scientist

When Dolly Singh first met Elon Musk, it was 2007, and SpaceX had already seen its share of rocket launch failures.<p>Singh had spent the past six years as a recruiter in southern California, matching those who could build rockets with the companies who wanted to enter the next frontier. Then there …

High Heels

Most dinosaurs had scales, not feathers, fossil analysis concludes

Despite recent theories suggesting a common feathered ancestor or proto-feathers on all dinosaurs, new survey confirms that scales were the norm<p>Researchers have called time on a growing suspicion that many dinosaurs were not the dry, scaly animals of popular conception, but fluffy, feathered beasts …

Paleontology

Amazon won't charge for shipping on small, light items

In an effort to better compete with rival eBay, Amazon announced a new service today that offers free shipping on small, lightweight items for every customer -- not just Prime members. Dubbed "Fulfillment by Amazon Small and Light" the new shipping scheme will bring tiny items your door in four to …

A History Of Black Slaves: What The Race Baiters Don't Want You To Know

American Horror Story: Hotel Revealed as Season 5 Title

The season stars Lady Gaga.<p>American Horror Story: Season 5 now has its official title.<p>The news was revealed via Twitter that season 5 will be called …

Horror

Why Terrence Howard thinks they should use the 'N' word on 'Empire'

Fox’s <i>Empire</i>, the subject of this week’s EW cover story, pushes a lot of network television boundaries, including a major provocative plotline …

Madonna says France 'feels like Nazi Germany'

Singer says anti-Semitism and "intolerance" at an all-time high and that France and Europe are now like Germany under the Nazis<p>Madonna has compared France to Nazi Germany, claiming that "anti-Semitism is at an all-time high" in the country and elsewhere in Europe.<p>The singer had recovered …

BRIT Awards

Lupita Nyong'o's Stolen Dress Returned By Thief: Report

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The $150,000 Oscar gown worn by actress Lupita Nyong'o that was stolen two days ago was returned on Friday by the thief, who tipped off celebrity news site TMZ.com after learning the pearls on the dress were fake, according to officials and the website.<p>TMZ said the thief …

Los Angeles County

Chinese Android phone takes copying Apple to another level

Forget Comcast, ZTE takes the cake with the most blatant Apple-ripoff-of-the-month award. The Chinese company’s latest handset, the Blade S6, is clearly… <i>inspired</i> by the iPhone.<p>While it doesn’t have the identical chamfered edges of Samsung’s upcoming phone, it does copy the most iconic part of every …

Congress agrees seven days funding for Department of Homeland Security

Last minute deal prevents staves of threat of shutdown<p>After hours of brinkmanship the US Congress grudgingly granted the Department of Homeland Security funding to keep going for another week.<p>The decision will head off a shutdown of the department which is responsible for manning America’s borders, …

Homeland Security

Eight dead in door-to-door Missouri shooting spree | Reuters

(Reuters) - A man armed with a handgun went on a house-to-house shooting spree in a rural Missouri town, killing seven relatives and neighbors before taking his own life, officials said on Friday.<p>All of those killed by the gunman, identified as Joseph Aldridge, 36, lived within a few miles of each …

Mark Twain

9 Recipes to Ramp Up Your Chicken Breast Game

<i>Pictured: Easy Thai Grilled Chicken Breasts from CHOW</i>Chicken? It’s a crowd-pleaser. Thanks to its lean white meat status, chicken breast is full of …

Cooking

Lupita Nyong'o Oscars gown returned after thieves discover pearls are fake

Dress taken from actor’s hotel had been said to be worth $150,000 – but that was when the world was being told the pearls were real<p>A gown worn to the Oscars by actor Lupita Nyong’o, and stolen from her hotel, was returned on Friday after the thief discovered the 6,000 pearls on the dress were …

Los Angeles

Bobbi Kristina Brown Making No Improvement, Suffering Seizures

Bobbi Kristina Brown is reportedly making no improvements, and suffered seizures when temporarily taken out of a medically induced coma.

Rose Gold Leather Mousepad

This quick and easy 3 step tutorial will convert scrap leather into a sturdy and beautiful mouse pad.<p>138<p>591

Charcoal + Lavender Cleansing Bar

This simple DIY creates a rejuvenating cleansing bar containing activated charcoal, lavender, Vitamin E oil and goat's milk!<p>367<p>1108

Skin Care

Travel To Black Heritage Sites On Pinterest Without Ever Leaving Your Hometown

Want to visit black history heritage sites this month, without ever leaving your living room? No problem, Pinterest can take you there.<p>In honor of Black History Month, the digital pin-board website created a list for all-lovers of African American history. The Motown Hitsville U.S.A. museum in …

Black History

Bottoms Up: Build These Stylish Adjustable-Height Bar Stools

If you’ve got a bar, workshop, or breakfast nook in need of seating and you’re up for a serious weekend challenge, break out your power tools, because I’ve found the perfect project for you! If you’re ready to reach beyond beginner-level woodworking, now just might be the right time to try your …

22 Bright Citrus Recipes

Gallery22 Bright Citrus Recipes<p>One of the best aspects of being fully entrenched in the winter months is the advent of citrus season. Lemons, limes, pomelos, grapefruit—these bright, tart fruits are a welcome reminder of tropical things in the depths of winter. Even if it isn't sunny outside, we've …

Ice Cream

Report: Americans Were Unscientific Jerks About The Ebola Outbreak

On quarantines, travel bans, and other iffy preventative measures<p>Five months after the U.S. had its first case of Ebola, ethicists have some pointed criticisms for states, such as New York, New Jersey, and Illinois, which forced volunteer nurses and doctors returning from West Africa to go into …

Low Fat

8 Common (And Terrible) Sleep Disorders

From insomnia to sleep terrors, here are the most common impediments to nightly rest.<p>“Good night, sleep tight—don’t let the bedbugs bite.” Has a crueler phrase ever been spoken? Not only does this bedtime wish assume that your bed is infested with parasitic insects (who will listen to your …

Sleep

New Technology Will Triple Smartphone Battery Life

The brilliance, power and sheer innovative genius of your smartphone is always balanced by the terrorising and ever present ‘low battery’ sound. At every smartphone launch, every time I get my hands on a new handset, my childlike awe is immediately tempered by the crushing reality of how much power …

Mobile

Confusion reigns in DC ahead of Loretta Lynch confirmation vote

Rachel Maddow describes the political confusion in Washington over the unsure outcome of the vote to confirm Loretta Lynch as attorney general, …

13 ways to stop drinking soda for good

You know soda's not exactly good for you—but at the same time, it can be hard to resist. Its sweet taste, pleasant fizz, and energizing jolt often seems like just what you need to wash down your dinner, get you through an afternoon slump, or quench your thirst at the movies.<p>But the more soda you …

Five Reasons Why Men Should Start Practicing Mindfulness

Archives for sexuality<p>By<p>From my experience the gender that is overwhelmingly attracted to mindfulness is women, men aren't quite as attracted to it. …

No Respect For Hip-Hop’s O.G.s: Why Many Legendary MCs Still Need to Hustle

While forgettable white “classic rock” acts like Steely Dan and the Eagles pack stadiums, some of the biggest names in rap history are forced to slum …

7 Things That Show That Evolution Is An Actual Fact

If you're tired of arguing with people who don't understand evolution, here's the ammunition you need.<p>"The fossil record is incomplete! Where are the missing links?" ask creationists. Yes, the fossil record is "incomplete". The only way it could be "complete" would be if literally every single …