Emily Oliger

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"Fifty Shades" author E.L. James got involved in the Piers Morgan and J.K. Rowling feud, and it's hilarious

It seems that J.K. Rowling has competition when it comes to expert Twitter burns in the shape of <i>Fifty Shades</i> author E.L. James. Luckily, though, both …

Harry Potter

Smashed Potatoes

Rinse & scrub potatoes and add to large pot. Add enough cold water to cover the potatoes by 1 inch. Place pot on burner, turn on high heat, add ~1 …

Hubble catches a comet disintegrating into oblivion

Comets are fantastic targets for scientific study. They stay chilly in their far-flung orbits, and the ancient masses of dirt, ice and rock contain relatively pristine materials from the earliest days of the solar system. But these dirty snowballs can't last forever. When their orbital path brings …

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This artist's simple linework tattoos are your best doodles come to life in an AMAZING way

Remember the days we spent doodling away in our notebooks waiting for the school day to end? Not that we don’t still secretly do it at the office… …

'Captain America: Civil War' concept art released

"Captain America: Civil War" is out on Blu-ray and DVD now. While Marvel has released plenty of behind-the-scenes featurettes and a gag reel, the studio has now released a bunch of concept art from the film.<p>Keep reading to see some of the early artwork which helped bring "Civil War" to the big …

OMG these “Harry Potter” sweaters are the cutest we've ever seen and PERFECT for fall

Have you always wished for a Hogwarts school sweater to show your allegiance to a certain house?<p>Then head over to this Etsy shop, Catherine …

Harry Potter

Cologne New Year sex attacks: Germany's women are angry, scared - and getting tired of excuses

For German women, 2016 has got off to a shocking start.<p>Dozens of women trying to see in the New Year in the centre of Cologne found themselves trapped in a crowd of some 1,000 men, who groped them, tore off their underwear, shouted lewd insults and threw fireworks at them.<p>To make matters worse, a …

Why claims of 'reverse sexism' are ridiculous

The young woman whose job it supposedly is to, god forbid, look at men.<p>Rise up poor downtrodden men who have long suffered under the totalitarian …

This Woman Is Poking Fun At Male Feminists On Tinder For Being Sort Of Ridiculous

"Feminist in the street, misogynist in the bed."

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Polaroid is back with a camera that fixes fans' biggest complaint

There are few gadgets as satisfying as the Polaroid camera. You set up your shot, snap, and revel in the instant gratification as the photo prints immediately.<p>However, it can be frustrating when you see your picture at full-size for the first time and realize the shot was out of focus or that not …

Movie Posters 2016

I have a friend who watches every single movie trailer that comes down the pike, but rarely sees a movie. I kind of get it: Previews are all promise and anticipation, with zero risk of disappointment. The same goes for posters—we don't know yet which 2016 films will flop and which will soar, so we …

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13 small things you do that people use to judge your personality

Whether it's a date or a job interview, the small stuff matters — from the firmness of your handshake to how often you check your phone.<p>We checked out the Quora thread "What are the really small things that tell a lot about a person's psychology and personality?" and the latest scientific research, …

20 Unusual Gift Ideas for the Traveler in Your Life

We've all got one, or a few, wanderers in our holiday shopping list. And sometimes, finding the perfect gift can be a little hard, especially since they have already been all over the world and have something to represent every place they've set foot in. Since we don't want you to go into full …

The Problem Is Gross School Lunch. These High Schoolers Are Fixing It.

Students at a Chicago high school blame the district's contractor for serving meals they say are worse than prison food. And they're getting results.<p>A group of students at a Chicago public high school on the city’s northwest side is calling for higher quality, healthier food to be served at their …

Harrison Ford Slams Donald Trump For Thinking ‘Air Force One’ Was Real

Harrison Ford, the honey badger of actors, is in Australia to promote <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>. During the press tour, Angela Bishop of <i>Studio 10</i> asked him about the recent Donald Trump interview in <i>The New York Times</i>, in which The Donald found a moment between being self-congratulatory and super …

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Mom Turns Her 3-Year-Old's Drawings into Incredible Art

“As soon as she could grasp a crayon,” a toddler began collaborating with her artist mom.<p>Many parents hope their kids develop an interest in areas like debate, science or software design. But Canada-based painter Ruth Oosterman wanted her daughter Eve to love art as much as she did -- so much so …

27 Times Tumblr Was The Realest About Anxiety

Me: Don't worry. Anxiety: You gotta.<p><i>To learn more about anxiety, check out the resources at BeyondBlue Australia on 1300 22 4636, Kids Helpline on 1800 551 800 or ReachOut. Always consult with your doctor about your personal health and wellness. BuzzFeed posts are for informational purposes only,</i> …

48 Things Women Hear In A Lifetime (That Men Just Don't)

Watch 80 years of subtle sexism in under two minutes.<p>Don't be a slut, but definitely don't be too prude. Don't be so emotional, but don't be a cold-hearted bitch. Prioritize your family over your career, but are you <i>sure</i> you want to be a stay-at-home mom?<p>Throughout our lives, women hear insidious, …

Funny Brother Recreates Sister's Family Photos, Replaces Kids with Cat

Some of the best gifts are the ones you make yourself. 28-year-old Gordy Yates has never been great about giving his twin sister Meredith a gift on their birthday, whereas she excels at it. “No matter where I've lived, she's always either sent the gift in a package or saved it to give to me later,” …

Brother and sister swap genders, live 'life the way they should be’

Mom Beth McGarrity has revealed how her son and daughter both told her they wanted to swap gender, within weeks of each other.<p>The Sun reports that Beth and her husband Russ — who moved to Cincinnati when kids Russie and Aly were tiny — noticed their children were different from a young age.<p>At five, …

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The 5 Most Beautiful Places In The World

<i>by Caitlin Morton, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Getty<p>Pinpointing every breathtaking place on the planet could take a lifetime, but we think that these 5 otherworldly landscapes and awe-inspiring natural wonders need to move to the very top of your travel bucket list.<p><b>1. Cappadocia, Turkey</b><p>Cappadocia, an area …

A Tender, Melting Cookie with Bright Australian Flavor

Inspired by an old <i>Australian Women's Weekly</i> magazine recipe (the sort of recipe that my mother might have cut out), the classic Melting Moments are soft and delicate cookies sandwiching a simple buttercream flavored with some lemon juice and zest.<p>But it's common to find other typically Australian …

When Chris Dorley-Brown was given a batch of old photos after his parents died, he uncovered the untold story of their lives in the second world war. Through these pictures, and new work he made in response to them, he managed to unravel a mystery close to his heart

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5 Things to Tell Your Teenager Before it's Too Late

<b>Loving guidance lets you be heard above the din.</b><p>The "good" thing about our Internet age is also the 'bad' thing. It dissolves all boundaries to information and influence. Truth, in the information glut, has become like liquid mercury -- rolling around somewhere but hard to put your finger on.<p>The …