Christopher Maddox

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Jeff Bridges Revives ‘the Dude’ From ‘Big Lebowski’ to Honor John Goodman

Jeff Bridges resurrected his beloved “the Dude” from <i>The Big Lebowski</i> Friday, donning the character’s signature cardigan sweater while honoring his …

Fry Fat With This 5-Move Kettlebell Workout

Grab a kettlebell and a jump rope and get ready to sizzle<p>This workout from Miami-based personal trainer Idalis Velazquez is fast and furious as you move through 5 challenging exercises with no rest. That means you'll be getting a crazy amount of cardio without ever stepping on a treadmill, and your …

Peter Travers on Bill Paxton: A Modest Actor of Immodest Gifts

I met Bill Paxton in 1995. On a visit to the <i>Rolling Stone</i> offices in midtown Manhattan, he looked in awe at our cover wall, featuring iconic images …

Hear Brother Ali’s Dramatic Life Story on New Song ‘Pen to Paper’

Brother Ali chronicles his winding life and career in the dramatic “Pen to Paper,” his first new song since 2012’s <i>Mourning in America and Dreaming in</i> …

Watch Linkin Park, Kiiara’s Fiery Power Ballad Duet on ‘Corden’

Linkin Park and Kiiara are an unlikely pair on paper, but when they teamed up for the rock band’s new single “Heavy,” their distinct styles gelled. …

Hear Brother Ali’s Sleek ‘Own Light’ From First LP in Five Years

Minneapolis rapper Brother Ali detailed his first album in five years, <i>All the Beauty in This Whole Life</i>, out May 5th via Rhymesayers Entertainment. …

Watch 2 Chainz, Gucci Mane Perform Triumphant ‘Good Drank’ on ‘Fallon’

2 Chainz performed a glorious version of his new song “Good Drank” on <i>The Tonight Show</i> on Monday, with help from Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane, Kanye West …

What's New on TV, Netflix, Digital, and DVD/Blu-ray This Week: Feb. 13-19

<i>At a loss for what to watch this week? From new TV, we've got you covered.</i><p><b>New on DVD and Blu-ray</b><p><b>"Arrival"</b><p>Nominated for eight Oscars, including Best Picture, this emotional, intellectual sci-fi drama starring Amy Adams arrives on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD, and On Demand February 14. The 4K Ultra HD …

The Daily Show With Trevor Noah | Hulu

The Daily Show With Trevor Noah is currently unavailable to stream on-demand, but may be available on Hulu with Live TV depending on regional …

WTF Just Happened? Trump’s Chaotic First Weeks in Office

America has weathered the opening blitz of the Trump presidency with our republic intact, but our collective sanity rattled. The new administration …

This Maryland Tattoo Parlor Is Covering Up Racist Tattoos for Free

"Sometimes people make bad choices, and sometimes people change," Southside Tattoo's owner said.<p>There are plenty of bad tattoos in the world. And while most of them are just plain ugly, others are hateful and unable to evolve the way your beliefs might. But now, a tattoo shop in Brooklyn Park, …

The Best Warmup For When You’re Short On Time

Don’t start cold. Do this 2-minute total-body flow instead<p>We’ve all been there. You’ve had a long day and a to-do list a mile long, but you’re committed to fitting in your workout. You don’t have the time to spend 10 minutes warming up on the elliptical or stationary bike. Kudos for not passing up …

Solar-powered tiny house sleeps a family of four

The Brown Bear measures 28 x 8 x 13.6 ft (8.5 x 2.4 x 4.14 m) and is clad in tongue and groove, with metal roof and detailing.<p>Inside, the majority of …

Read T.I.’s Candid Open Letter to Donald Trump

<i>With one week to go before Donald Trump assumes the highest office in the land, rapper Tip “T.I.” Harris has shared an open letter to the</i> …

21 Beautiful Parenting Quotes From Barack And Michelle Obama

"We pass on the values of empathy and kindness to our children by living them."<p>During their eight years in the White House, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have shared powerful words about citizenship, community, health, history, religion, relationships and so much more.<p>But …

You Might Not Be Able To Make It Through The ‘Raw’ Trailer Without Fainting

I’ve been hundreds to if not thousands of movies in my life, but I’m apparently going to the theater at the wrong time, because I’ve never seen anyone poop and vomit in the aisle, or pass out from sheer terror. Those reactions could both apply to <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i>, but the fainting actually …

Watch This Fitness Stuntman Do Backflips With Barbells, Like a Crazy Person

Just don’t get any ideas, okay?<p>Somewhere in Oslo, Norway, 28-year-old Eirik Thingstad Lundstein looked at a barbell and thought about squats and deadlifts and bench presses and he presumably thought, “Nah, too easy,” or “Nah, not dangerous enough.” According to <i>Bleacher Report</i>, he took the barbell …

Introducing ‘Vovinam’, a Vietnamese Martial Art Steeped in Political History

<i>This article by Chí-Linh Đinh is from Loa, an independent news website and podcast that broadcasts stories about Vietnam. It is republished by Global</i> …

Watch Michelle Obama’s Tearful Final Speech as First Lady

In her final speech as First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama spoke about the values of hard work and a good education. With those tools, …

A ton of celebrities made a video sharing their favorite memories of President Obama, so get ready to cry

Soon we will have to officially say goodbye to President Obama. And we’re already deep in our feels about it. He has been one of the most influential …

The Hydrodynamics of An Everyday Surfboard

Todd Proctor talks hydrofoil hulls, and how he applied this technology to four of his friends boards. It’s an interesting concept. The use of new …

The Tao of Carrie Fisher: 37 Great Quotes From the Actress and Author

Carrie Fisher wrote her own obituary. “I tell my younger friends that no matter how I go, I want it reported that I drowned in moonlight, strangled …

Watch Classic Monty Python Sketches Featuring Wordplay

Monty Python is famous for mixing silly and smart to make something masterful. The silliest bits—Ministry of Silly Walks, anyone?—played on broad …

Double Dip - A new short from Jack Coleman featuring Robbie Kegel in California

Robbie Kegel’s longboarding can only be described as surrealist. Watching him surf gutless San-O is like seeing the traditional approaches of Phil …

Extreme Sports

The Fastest Way to Make Your Muscles Grow

You’ll see instant results, and even more impressive gains over time<p>I used to think I’d get good muscle pumps during my workouts—that is until I tried blood flow restriction training (or BFR).<p>But before I explain how you can start using this game-changing performance enhancement technique from my …

Dane Reynolds' Chapter 11 is the best web clip you will see all year

Dane has something to say.Dane Reynolds has always been somewhat of a recluse. Whether that be his own willing, or due to those that pay him, we may …

Breakups

Harrison Roach Gets Deep With Dior - "Everything brings me back to the ocean"

You know Dior? The designer brand known for expensive clothing, handbags, makeup, and whatever else it uses to capitalize on people with excessively …

Aquatic Sports

Bruce Lee Biopic Trailer Has More Facebook Views Than 'The Magnificent Seven'

“Birth of the Dragon” has generated impressive trailer plays though it doesn’t yet have a distributor<p>“Birth of the Dragon,” an indie Bruce Lee biopic …

Hear Eminem, Skylar Grey’s Bonnie and Clyde-Inspired ‘Kill for You’

Eminem has joined forces with frequent collaborator Skylar Grey for the soaring new song “Kill for You.” The single will appear on Grey’s forthcoming …

What favourite childhood books reveal about the psyche – Adam Gidwitz

How does a book get on <i>The New York Times</i> bestsellers lists? For those outside the publishing industry, the question seems tautological. You get on a …

Books