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Amazon wants to turn Lord of the Rings into the next Game of Thrones

We can hear the pitch now: “It’s like Game of the Thrones, only with a series of books that are actually finished.”<p>Amazon Studios has been looking for a way to duplicate HBO’s success with <i>Game of Thrones</i>, and the company may have found a solution: adapting J.R.R. Tolkien’s <i>The Lord of the Rings</i> into …

The 7 Top Video Tools You Should Be Using Now

Have you started your video marketing campaign yet? Because your competitors probably have.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Video marketing has been the most effective way of getting your message out to your target audience for many years now. But producing …

Marketing

15-Minute Vegetarian Dinners So You Have More Time for the Couch

People often assume vegetarian cooking is extra complicated; we’re here to prove them wrong. Just because a meal is meatless doesn't mean it takes …

Cooking

Make This Complete Chicken Dinner In Your Slow Cooker

Dust off that cooker and get started.<p>Servings: 5<p>1½ pounds red potatoes, halved<p>1 medium white onion, quartered<p>½ cup butter, softened<p>2 teaspoons rosemary, chopped<p>1 teaspoon thyme, chopped<p>Salt, to taste<p>Pepper, to taste<p>3 cloves garlic, minced<p>3½- to 4-pound whole chicken<p>1 wedge lemon<p>1 sprig thyme<p>1 sprig …

Tip: A New Exercise for Glutes & Quads

Correct imbalances and boost athleticism. Oh yeah, this will build your butt and legs too.<p>Doing exercises with a unilateral stance corrects …

Mindfulness Workouts Are The New Way To Work Your Body And Brain

<i>This article originally appeared in the December 2016 issue of SELF.</i><p>Here are some of the things to love about sweat-drenched, heart-pumping fitness …

Here are over 50 new shows coming to TV next year

The first half of 2017 is already set with some highly-anticipated new shows.<p>From comic shows like "Marvel's Iron Fist" and "Legion" to revivals of old classics like "Twin Peaks" and "Prison Break," there is plenty to choose from.<p>Here are the hottest new shows coming in the new year. We will be …

The Best Meditation Apps for Every Personality

Meditation often conjures up images of blissed-out hippies wearing flowing clothes and sitting in trance-like stillness. If the only stillness you …

7 Books That Will Make You an Idea Factory

A Coursera co-founder and former Google exec on the books that help him come up with so many great ideas.<p>Contrary to popular belief, the vast majority of great ideas don't just pop out of thin air. Most are actually the unexpected combination of two or more concepts from different branches of …

Self-improvement

Are You Still Doing Planks? You Need to Try This Workout Instead

<i>Feel like taking your planks to a whole new level? Our friends at Shape show us how to take it up a notch through crawling.</i><p>Planks are hailed as the Holy Grail of core exercises — not only because they carve your core, but because they recruit other muscles all over your body. As amazing as they may …

Read: a list of 33 books to help you understand America

Happy Halloween weekend! Before you break out the candy, costumes, and scary movies, you might appreciate some reading material. Here is the best writing about books and related subjects on the web for the week of October 24, 2016.<p>The New York Times has a reasonable if somewhat arbitrarily chosen …

Books