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The hard science that backs age-defying “laughter yoga”

The medicinal effects of laughter are no joke. Even forcing a chortle improves your health, which is why people in 100 countries have joined “laughter yoga” clubs, and doctors now prescribe laughter to the sick, elderly, young, and healthy for its stress-reducing effects.<p>Laughter yoga is a series …

Yoga

What the critics say about treatment for transgender children

When Tai Jordan was a child, he would visit the local swimming pool and puzzle over why boys were allowed to splash about without their shirts on …

Swimming Pools

The Best Street Style Beauty From New York Fashion Week

A sense of playfulness in beauty was palpable outside the shows this week in New York, where we saw a continuance of last season’s this-is-me embrace of individualism paired with a general feeling of ease. Uncomplicated hair looks were everywhere: Updos were kept loose and haphazard, tied up in …

Mike Pence: Disney's Mulan is 'mischievous liberal propaganda'

Animated adventures of female warrior designed to influence attitudes to women in combat, says Donald Trump’s running mate in US presidential election<p>Mulan, Disney’s 1998 animation about a Han Dynasty-era woman who disguises herself as a man in order to battling an invading army, was “mischievous …

Mike Pence

One Street Artist’s Battle Against The Gentrification Identity Crisis

Austin, Texas, has been one of the country’s favored outposts for artists, ramblers, and vagabonds for a long time. Like Portland, people talk about the city with reverence, fantasizing about all the good music they’ll listen to, cool theaters they’ll visit, and donuts they’ll eat just as soon as …

Streetwear

Here’s Why Vic Mensa Doesn’t Want Homophobic, Racist, Or Sexist People To Support His Music

Chicago’s Vic Mensa has been a star in the making since his stint in Kids These Days and his widely acclaimed solo debut, <i>INNANETAPE</i>. However, it has been widely documented by even the rapper himself (“There’s a Lot Going On“) that he’s been through his share of ups and downs — mostly through …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Young Thug is wearing a dress to his wedding

Young Thug’s gender-bending style has been widely discussed over the last few months. Unlike most of his hip hop contemporaries, the Atlanta-born rapper has scrapped the surface-level machismo; indulging in a more playful, open, and rebellious fashion habit. He’s posed in a blue gown for his latest …

Magic Mike's Joe Manganiello to play Deathstroke in solo Batman movie

The actor, also known for his work on True Blood, will battle Ben Affleck’s Dark Knight in the forthcoming film<p>Last week, Ben Affleck posted a video of the suited-and-booted character who is to be his main antagonist in the new standalone Batman movie. Deathstroke is an assassin and mercenary who …

Comic Books

See the Trippy Look of the Long-Buried Original Star Trek Pilot

From left: Susan Oliver as Vina, Jeffrey Hunter as Captain Christopher Pike and Meg Wyllie as The Keeper in "The Cage."<br>CBS/Getty Images<p>1 of 15<p>Though</i> …

Science Fiction

Brotherhood actor Aaron Eaton dies days after film's release

Director Noel Clarke and rapper Stormzy among those who have paid tribute to 29-year-old south Londoner<p>Tributes have been paid to the Brotherhood actor Aaron Eaton, who has died days after the film’s release.<p>The 29-year-old played the character Teardrop in the third instalment of …

Film (UK)

A Shift In Color: Getting to a Deep and Wide Workflow

<b>Apple Special Event predictions from Kelly Thompson, VP of Product at 500px, on what’s next in color display technology.</b><p>For decades, Apple has been …

Girl on bike sues after off-duty officer throws her down

SEATTLE (AP) — A teenager rode her bicycle through a mall parking lot when an off-duty officer working for a private security company pulled her down, threw her to the ground and shocked her with a stun gun.<p>Caught on surveillance video , the 2014 encounter with the girl, who is black, drew outrage. …

Law Enforcement

3 Power Breakfast Recipes From a New York Fashion Week Insider

jennifer fisher<p>With a client list including Rihanna and Selena Gomez, designer Jennifer Fisher has made a name for herself with her bold jewelry, but one look at her Instagramproves that accessory design isn’t her only field of expertise. Alongside posts of mega-hoops, architectural cuffs, and …

Hilarious Comic Strip Features Superman Visiting Batman in the Hospital

Snowden to Amanda Knox: true stories set to make headlines at Toronto film festival

Oliver Stone’s whistleblower drama, a big-budget thriller about the Deepwater Horizon spill and a new documentary on the Meredith Kercher murder trial will premiere at Tiff in Canada<p>Edward Snowden, Amanda Knox and the Deepwater Horizon oil spill are three of the controversial real-life dramas being …

Dev Patel

Unseen treasures from the golden age of Disney revealed for first time

Sketches and scenes from classic animated movies, including The Jungle Book and Fantasia, unearthed in studio’s archives<p>A lost world of Disney is to be made public for the first time, including images that, when added together, show Donald Duck dancing with giant cigars, and sketches for a film …

Walt Disney Company

Young Thug stops a model mid-show at New York Fashion Week

We all know that Young Thug likes fashion. The Atlanta rapper has modelled for Yeezy, Calvin Klein and most recently Puma and wore a floor-length blue ruffled dress by emerging Italian designer Alessandro Trincone on the cover of his latest EP <i>No, My Name is Jeffery</i> – putting a middle finger up at …