Emma Winfrey

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18 Things Women Never Want to Hear

"Where's your tan?" *Facepalm.*<p><b>1. "You're cute!"</b> This probably either means you think I look or act young or am short. Just tell me I'm hot or stylish! Everyone wants to be hot and stylish. "Cute" is an adjective best reserved for your friend's baby who you don't know what to say about and your cat.<p>…

You Have to See These Insane Photos of a Couple Getting Married in 13 Countries

Plus, they're aerial acrobats so the photos are doubly insane.<p>Los Angeles couple Cheetah Platt, 30, and Rhiann Woodyard, 32, are aerial acrobats who love to travel and love each other. So, when they decided to tie the knot, they knew they'd do it all over the world and in various high-flying …

Brave Woman Fights Back Against Molester, Drags Him by Hair to Police

Fearless.<p>According to NDTV, third-year college student Pradnya Mandhare of Mumbai, India, was headed home from class when a clearly intoxicated man tried to touch her inappropriately. Turns out, this idiot dude messed with the wrong lady.<p>From NDTV:<p>"When I tried to avoid him, he grabbed me. I was …

The Reason This Beefy Dude Wore a Princess Dress to the Movies Will Melt You

*Happy tears. All the happy tears.*<p>The delightful photo you see above is making the rounds on Reddit. There's not much background information on the story other than this happy and wonderful man put on a blue and purple princess dress when his niece was too embarrassed to wear hers alone to the …

Twitter Faces a Lawsuit for Discriminating Against Female Employees

A former engineer claims the company's secretive promotion process hurts women.<p>Fresh off blockbuster lawsuits against Facebook and venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins, Twitter has been hit with its own lawsuit, which alleges "arbitrary and unjust" discrimination against female workers.<p>Mashable …

17 Things You Should Know Before Dating a Confident Girl

She won't act out of insecurity and has no problem admitting when she's wrong.<p><b>1. Because she's confident, she wants you to be confident too.</b> Telling her, "I'm intimidated by you" is more likely to make her roll her eyes than feel flattered, if that was your goal. She can hold her own in any …

America's Original Speakeasies (PHOTOS)

The thirst for neo-speakeasies--that is, vintage bars with atmospheres and cocktail menus to reflect the clandestine 1920s glamour of the Prohibition Era--has not abated in the years since the first, Milk & Honey, opened on Manhattan's Lower East Side. As the contemporary speakeasy trend rages on, …

Rayna Jaymes, feminist icon: How TV’s progressive “Nashville” bucks the music industry’s bro-country rules

With domestic violence and abortion subplots, the third season of “Nashville” has been its fiercest yet<p>Even with the massive popularity of artists like Carrie Underwood and Miranda Lambert, the past few years have not been kind to the women of country music. Outside of Lambert and Underwood, it’s …

Bias adds an extra hurdle for women entrepreneurs - Futurity

Extra innovative ideas can somewhat mitigate the bias women face when they pitch new business ideas, according to new research.

Lost City Discovered in the Honduran Rain Forest

In search for the legendary “City of the Monkey God,” explorers find the untouched ruins of a vanished culture.<p>An expedition to Honduras has emerged from the jungle with dramatic news of the discovery of a mysterious culture’s lost city, never before explored. The team was led to the remote, …

Archaeology

10 Ways Road Tripping Was Different In The '90s

By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller<p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Let's face it: you don't hang onto a D.A.R.E t-shirt from 1996 because it's still in style. It's all about the nostalgia. And the same goes for your memories of road trips in the '90s -- sure, new technology in cars, stereos, and maps have made just …

Best Trips 2015

National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. Whether it’s India’s literary hub or Switzerland’s mountain majesty, these 20 go-now destinations will send you packing.

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Plan Your Spring Break: 12 Under-the-Radar Destinations

So what if Europeans get the entire month of August off—spring break is an American birthright. Whether you're toting the kids or fleeing civilization, we've got the trip for you.<p>Try an Island That's Better Than Bali<p><b>Raja Ampat, Indonesia</b><br>It’s hard not to love Bali, with its abundance of surf breaks …

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Top 10 Most Visited National Parks

The number of people who visit America's national parks is staggering—over 331 million visits were documented in 2017. Wonder which parks are the most popular? Here are the top ten.<p>writer

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Eight Hostels for When You're Too Old to Stay at a Hostel

Sure, college students and party animals may seek out hostels as an ideal way to meet other young travelers and save money on the road, but there comes a point in every traveler's life when showering with flip-flops and playing drinking games with strangers becomes less appealing, and clean bedding …

Bali's Must-Visit Shops, Restaurants And Hotels

<b>By Alyssa Bird for Architectural Digest.</b><p><i>Hanging Gardens Ubud, a resort in the jungles of central Bali.</i><p>The crown jewel of the Indonesian archipelago, Bali is an island of rich artistic traditions, ancient temples, and verdant mountains surrounded by turquoise sea. "Bali is my favorite place in the …

When in Rome, Don’t Speak English. Grazie.

Furious Italians are defending the sanctity of their native tongue after a navy ad campaign and an aggressive PM trigger worries of an English …

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Eat, Drink and Drive in Tampa in the BMW M4

For folks wanting to take a weekend jaunt to a warmer destination put Florida high on your list and make that Tampa where the food, activities and just good time await.<p>On a recent trip to Tampa my time consisted of some quality pampering as I enjoyed two very different types of spas and amazing …

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India’s Daughter: ‘I made a film on rape in India. Men’s brutal attitudes truly shocked me’

Leslee Udwin spent two years making a documentary on the horrific rape and killing of young medical student Jyoti Singh. And it asks, has the attack really spurred a sea change for gender equality in India?<p>Jyoti Singh, 23, had cause to celebrate. It was no ordinary Sunday. “Happiness was just a few …

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4 Exciting Family Vacation Ideas Around the World

<i>Ulusaba Private Game Reserve, South Africa (Courtesy Ulusaba)</i><p>If you've decided it's time to get more foreign stamps in your passport and explore the world with your children, here are some ideas of family-friendly destinations overseas. What they have in common is that communication won't be an …

Yoga Teacher Trainings in Bali that will Change Your Life

There are many reasons why people choose to get started in the world of yoga and obviously the appeal comes from all directions. Most people who hear …

Leadership Lessons From One Of The First Female Fighter Pilots

Carey Lohrenz became one of the first female combat pilots in the Navy by not taking no for an answer.<p>On the surface, it might not seem like Carey Lohrenz’s old office has much in common with the rhythms and interactions found in the typical modern workplace.<p>That’s because, back in the ’90s, her …

What Kids Learn From Travel

Our family Christmases can be a little unconventional -- once we took our 2-year-old son to South Africa. Some of my friends gave me a hard time. They said I gave myself a safari holiday while my son was too young to protest instead of giving him a tree and a stocking.<p>For his third birthday, …

Women's Naked Intimacy: A Paris Art Exhibit To Make You Blush

Like entering the world of the voyeur observing from the perfect angle the rituals of women’s intimacy as they bathe, towel, massage, dress up and do their hair without reserve or shame, apparently unaware of the eyes of the viewer.<p>An erotic and artistic subject that has obsessed painters, …

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A Sex-Positive Feminist Laments '50 Shades of Boredom'

I am really happy that a woman writer wrote a sexy book -- and that throngs of women are raucously declaring their libido at the movies. I am happy, and yet, I have to say it: As a sex-positive feminist, I feel let down by this failed attempt at great erotica. This is the Marquis de Sade meets a …

11 Things You'd Never Guess About L.A.

<i>by Iva-Marie Palmer, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Los Angeles is the "City of Angels," but it may as well be called the "City of Secrets." And we're not just talking about deals brokered in secret in Hollywood boardrooms--L.A. also has plenty of history and things to do that goes beyond Tinseltown. Read on …