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14 Times Stephen King Was So Sassy It Hurt

The king of horror? More like the king of sass.

A Ballet Dancer Meets the Demands of Gender-Shifting Roles

At Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, a Dancer Tailors His Workout to Perform Both Lifts and En Pointe<p>László Major’s job requires him to stay on his toes—literally. He dances for Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, an all-male troupe where men play female roles and dance en pointe.<p>Mr. Major, …

Dancing

Ellen DeGeneres fires back at pastor who claimed her show promotes a gay agenda

"Larry, the only way I'm trying to influence people is to be more kind and compassionate with one another. That is the message I'm sending out. I …

“I keep getting older, and they stay the same age”: The best celebrity audition tapes, from Michael Cera in “Superbad” to Matthew McConaughey in “Dazed and Confused”

<b>Matthew McConaughey auditioning for "Dazed and Confused" (YouTube/The Criterion Collection)</b><p>Last night, footage emerged of McConaughey auditioning for his iconic role as David “Woody” Wooderson<p>Anna Silman<p>January 13, 2015 4:35pm (UTC)<p>Last night, footage surfaced of Matthew McConaughey auditioning for …

Intel Just Kicked Off Its Big Event About The Future Of Technology With A Crazy Dance Performance

We're at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and Intel is starting its big keynote with a musical performance that it says is powered by its Real Sense technology. It's completely nuts.<p>The performance started with soft cello music accompanied by lights just before dancers flooded the stage. …

Dance

Florida becomes 36th U.S. state to legalize same-sex marriage

Lesbian and gay couples were married in Miami on Monday by the same judge who said she saw no reason why they couldn't immediately get their licenses ahead of Florida's coming-out party as the 36th U.S. state where same-sex marriages are legal statewide.<p>The addition of Florida's 19.9 million people …

Florida Set to Become 36th Gay Marriage State as Judicial Hold Expires

A judge in Florida ruled Monday that gay couples could marry immediately in Miami-Dade County, and a ban on gay marriage elsewhere in the state is set to expire at midnight. Florida will become the 36th state where gay marriage is legal.<p>Circuit Judge Sarah Zabel lifted a stay she had placed on her …

What It Says About You If You Enjoy Horror Movies

Movie-goers spooked by the acclaimed horror film <i>The Babadook</i> are in good company: William Friedkin, director of <i>The Exorcist</i>, has called the …

Horror

20 Great Mystery Books You Should Read

Amazon released its best edge-of-your-seat mysteries and thrillers of 2014.<p>Even though the year has already wrapped up, these books will keep you completely engrossed.<p>Keep reading to find your next nail-biting novel.<p><b>1. "Revival: A Novel" by Stephen King:</b>Set over half a century ago, the story …

Books

Masterpiece Musical Theatre

Don't worry about the dead bodies. They're merely collateral damage incurred during the art of storytelling. Whether the victims were shot, stabbed, beheaded, poisoned, or had their throats slit, rest assured it was all in service to a good cause: musical theatre.<p>All too often the word "classic" is …

Pixel: A Mesmerizing Dance Performance Incorporating Interactive Digital Projection | Colossal

<p>Pixel is an innovative dance performance conceived by French performance artists Adrien Mondot and Claire Bardainne, known collectively as the …