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Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed that I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've …

Love Stories

UFOs are suddenly a serious news story. You can thank the guy from Blink-182 for that.

At the turn of the millennium, Blink-182 was everywhere. On the cover of the pop-punk band’s smash album, “Enema of the State,” a busty nurse with a lustful grin snapped on a latex glove. At MTV beach concerts, sunburned masses moshed to the No. 1 hit “All the Small Things.” But frontman Tom …

Paranormal

This $17 Retinol Serum Has Over 1000 5-Star Reviews on Amazon

Today's new class of skincare products is a game of Pac-Man—between the ingredients, the devices, and the treatments, it's a maze to navigate, and …

12 movies to stream right now if you absolutely loved "The Post"

With the Oscars rapidly approaching, you may have already caught up on all the nominated movies. Which means you’ll definitely have seen <i>The Post</i>, …

Tom Hanks

Ways to Lower Your Bathroom Remodel Cost

Bathrooms today are more than just a functional space. They’re the room that we often retreat to for self-pampering or a spa-like experience. If …

Home Improvement

Want to Fall in Love With Your Partner Again? Science Says to Ask Them These 36 Questions | Inc.com

Relationships are hard. They can bring out the best in us, yes, but also the worst. They test the very essence of our beings: our capacity for forgiveness; our ability to trust (both ourselves and another); the true extent of our self-love; the strength of our boundaries; and the power of …

Relationships

Israel Slams ‘Baseless’ Holocaust Legislation in Poland

JERUSALEM — Legislation in Poland that would outlaw blaming Poles for the crimes of the Holocaust has prompted swift and furious condemnation from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel and Israeli lawmakers across the political spectrum.<p>The measure, which passed in the lower house of the …

Washington Post: “When the President Says It, We’ll Use It Verbatim”

Profanity is a tricky thing for newsrooms. Many publications and broadcasters, clinging to sensibilities that they deliver hard-hitting information …

13 True Crime Docs On Netflix To Watch As Soon As You Can

There's just something about the genre of true crime that makes it undeniably fascinating. Granted, that might say more about us than it does about …

Crime

The 10 Creepiest Documentaries On Netflix

There are a lot of great things about the holiday season — delicious foods and drinks, more opportunities to hang out with the people you love, and …

17 Delightful Children's Books Even Childless People Will Love

See Spot demolish the patriarchy.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

Books

Ultimate grammar cheat sheet

If the very mention of the word sends you running from your keyboard, you’re not alone.<p>Both native and non-native speakers find the quirks of the …

Public Relations

HBO film looks at legendary Washington Post editor Bradlee

NEW YORK (AP) — The White House is hostile to the press, public figures misbehave and a vital Washington Post is at the center of the national …

Archaeologists find first evidence for Julius Caesar's invasion of Britain

The first Roman invasion of Britain by Julius Caesar in 55BC is a historical fact, with vivid accounts passed down by Tacitus, Cicero and Caesar himself.<p>Yet, despite a huge landing force of legionaries from 800 ships, no archaeological evidence for the attack or any physical remains of encampments …

Archaeology

15 Best Documentary Series On Netflix Right Now

<b>Last Updated: May 18th</b><p>There’s nothing better than finding a good documentary on Netflix, but sometimes you’re craving a little more depth than the average two-hour film can give. Enter the documentary series, a slightly lesser known category that will help entertain and educate you through the day …

TV

‘The Newspaperman’ Tells Ben Bradlee’s Story at a Key Moment – Variety

On a wall at the Washington Post headquarters is a quote from Ben Bradlee, the legendary editor for whom a conference room is named. It reads, “The …

Journalism

A Voice of Hate in America’s Heartland

<i>This article has drawn significant feedback, most of it sharply critical. Read a response from The Times’s national editor here. And the reporter offers his thoughts on covering white nationalists here.</i><p>HUBER HEIGHTS, Ohio — Tony and Maria Hovater were married this fall. They registered at Target. …

Rights & Freedoms

After Al Franken and Roy Moore, We Are Dangerously Close to Botching the #MeToo Moment

Just as society begins to open its eyes, two prominent cases threaten to severely complicate matters.<p>The #MeToo moment is in a far more delicate …

10 Paint Colors With Cult Followings

Choosing a paint color can be overwhelming. Yet, for all of the thousands of colors out there, a handful have become revered go-tos that we see used …

Home Decorating

15 Netflix hidden-gem horror movies for all you fear addicts out there (2017 edition)

Smell that air? Feel that brisk breeze? Wearing a jacket? That's right, dummy. It's October.<p>And <i>since</i> it's October, you want to watch horror movies, …

Horror

Giant python: Indonesians eat huge snake after man defeats reptile

<b>A giant python in Indonesia met an unfortunate end when it was eaten after it lost a battle with a local man.</b><p>Security guard Robert Nababan encountered the snake on a palm oil plantation road in Sumatra's Batang Gansal district on Saturday.<p>Mr Nababan tried to catch the python, reports say, which was …

Rio De Janeiro's Best Favela Restaurants With Stunning Hilltop Views

Bar do David<p>Restaurant, Brazilian, $$$<p>Owned by a former fisherman, it shouldn’t come as surprise that Bar do David is famous for its seafood as well …

Brazil

Google and Facebook failed us after the Las Vegas shooting

In the window between a mass shooting and the release of official information, thousands of people will turn to Google and Facebook to find out …

Columbia Journalism Review: Journalists Can Objectively Say Trump Is 'Racist'

News media can and should describe President Donald Trump’s conduct as “racist,” argues <i>Columbia Journalism Review</i> (<i>CJR</i>) in a Monday-published …

Now Is the One and Only Time I Will Care About Sports [Update]

Things escalated quickly from some bullshit comments the president made recently, this time it has to do with sports.<p>It’s all Twitter’s been talking …

Stephen Curry, on a ‘Surreal’ Day, Confronts a Presidential Snub

OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors said he awoke Saturday morning to “about 20 text messages” from friends who were expressing their support for him.<p>At first, he said, he had no idea what they were talking about because he had not checked social media. Then he saw …

Basketball

Suspended – Medium

A robot named Heliograf got hundreds of stories published last year

Robots are taking our jobs, no doubt about it. Just in the past year we’ve seen barista robots, fast-food robots, pizza delivery robots, and even a …

Journalism

In coverage of DACA, journalists’ biases are showing

Ask someone how his day went and you won’t get a fact-filled chronology. You’ll get an account supported by details culled from the trove of memories …

‘These are all fake news,’ said the honor student. He was wrong.

This fall, 16-year-old Chris will be taking IB Math, IB Business, IB Literature and IB Physics at Annandale High School. "IB" means the classes are part of the rigorous International Baccalaureate program, which means Chris is, as he put it, "super smart." So committed to being smart is Chris that …

Journalism