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David Letterman Had The Most Touching Robin Williams Tribute Of Them All

There have been many moving Robin Williams tributes recently, but this one definitely sets itself apart.<p>In his first show back from break, David Letterman took more than 10 minutes to honor Williams, his friend of 38 years. During the segment, Letterman recalls first meeting the actor when they …

Mark Wahlberg Could Be Starring in a Movie About the BP Oil Spill

Mark Wahlberg may be offered a role in a forthcoming movie based off of the 2010 BP oil spill. <i>Deepwater Horizon</i> will be directed by J.C. Chandor for …

A Look At Tesla's Cheapest Car, The Model 3

Tesla's much-anticipated somewhat affordable electric car will be called the Model 3.<p>The electric carmaker hopes to start selling the smaller, cheaper offering by early 2017, CEO Elon Musk said in an interview published late Tuesday night by British car magazine Auto Express.<p>The car will cost …

This Husband's Love Letter To His Wife Of 61 Years Will Fill Your Heart With Joy

This is the story of Bob and Gail Phillips, a North Carolina couple who, after 61 years together, love each other as much as they ever have.<p>To celebrate their 61st anniversary on June 27, Bob wrote a love note to his wife. Instead of leaving the note for her to stumble upon in private, he sent it …

Test Drive Tips That Could Save You Thousands

When shopping for a car, just how important is the test drive? Let's say you're trading in your old Tercel for new Toyota Camry. The new car will be a lot better, right? Probably. But when you do take your test drive, there are a few specific things you should be looking, listening and sniffing …

Should You Feng Shui Your Hair?

<i>Photo: Rindoff/Dufour/French Select/Getty Images</i><p>“I’m really nervous,” was the first thing I blurted out when I sat down. It didn’t help that the day’s drizzle had kinked up my tresses.<p>When it comes to hair, I am fiercely loyal—and resistant to change. I’ve been going to the same hairstylist for …

How to Set Up a Basic Productivity System

There are tons of productivity systems available for you to use, and for those who are just getting started in their quest to have a better handle on their tasks, projects, and goals it can be quite…daunting. This post will show you how to set up a a basic personal productivity system that will …

5 Yoga Practices That Beat Stress

So there you are in Frog Pose: Belly is facing down, back is arched, elbows and forearms are holding you up. Your knees are splayed out to either side of you, creating a right angle with your thighs and shins. The boniest bits of your knees and ankles dig into the hard surface beneath you as your …

20 roads you should drive in your lifetime

There are millions of miles of roads in the world, and some of these roads provide incredible views of the surrounding landscape. Sometimes, the roads themselves are a work of art.<p>We've come up with the ultimate list of the world's most beautiful roads to prove that sometimes the journey is much …

Hiking

Transformers: Age of Extinction review – interminably stupid

The OED offers one definition of "epic" as "an exceptionally long and arduous task or activity", and it is clearly this informal usage that Michael Bay adopts when describing his latest bore-buster. Yes, it's Transformers: Bigger, Louder, Longer, although sadly not Better. All the usual Bay …

An Internal NBC Research Memo Almost Killed 'Seinfeld' After Its First Episode

While "Seinfeld" went on to become one of television's most popular shows of all time — the comedy has generated a reported $3.1 billion since entering syndication in 1995 — it wasn't seen as a success after its first episode.<p>According to TV Guide , an NBC research memo rated the show's pilot (then …

Skywind, the mod bringing Morrowind to Skyrim, is looking for voice actors

The team behind <i>Skywind</i>, the fan-made mod promising to bring the world of <i>The Elder Scrolls 3: Morrowind</i> to <i>The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim</i>, is putting out the call for vocal talent to flesh out their project's audio, according to a video from lead designer and landscaper "SquallyDaBeanz."<p><i>Skywind</i> has been …

Archie Dies Saving His Gay Best Friend in a Shopping Mall Shooting

Archie Andrews, star of a comic you read sometimes and perpetually caught in a love triangle with Betty and Veronica, will die in the issue of <i>Life</i> …

Butt Drugs

An internet classic. They're real, they're in Corydon, Indiana, and they're at buttdrugs.com.<p>[Video Link, via Theremina]

Meet Vantablack: The World's Darkest Material

Look at that. It's like, how much more black could this be? And the answer is none. None more black.<p>I'm sorry for that, but there are some jokes that …

What if Lucy spawned other movies about stupid common misconceptions?

“You only use 10% of your brain” is one of those infuriating untrue things that people say when they want to sell a self-help book, or make a movie …

Posters

Get Steve McQueen’s Ultimate Cool-Guy Style

Though Steve McQueen was once the highest paid actor in the world, it was his piercing blue eyes, enviably golden glow, and unwavering confidence that instantly turned heads. His “King of Cool” reputation—which was largely due to his bad-boy race car and motorcycle interests—was further earned by …

Fire allegedly triggered by pot grower's truck now 4,400 acres; 2 hurt

A wildfire burning in Northern California that was allegedly ignited by a truck that went off-road to deliver supplies to an illegal marijuana-growing site has grown to 4,400 acres, offiicials reported Monday.<p>The truck was driven by Freddie Alexander Smoke III, 37, of Sacramento, according to the …

Man convicted in Dead Sea Scrolls case sentenced to two months in jail

A man convicted of using digital-age tools to impersonate and malign his father's academic rivals on the ancient subject of the Dead Sea Scrolls was sentenced Monday to two months in jail after the state's highest court tossed out some of his convictions – and with them, a state …

Giant two-pound African snails seized at Los Angeles airport

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. customs inspectors at Los Angeles International Airport seized a shipment of several dozen live giant African snails, considered a delicacy in Nigeria but also voracious pests that can eat paint and stucco off houses, officials said on Monday.<p>Weighing nearly 2 pounds …

Rikers Island Officers Routinely Beat Mentally Ill Inmates: Report

A secret internal study at Rikers Island, one of the country's most violent jails, uncovered the disturbing levels of officer brutality against inmates, an overwhelming majority of whom are mentally ill.<p>The Department of Health-conducted study, which was obtained by the New York Times and is the …

Women Bishops Approved By Church Of England

The General Synod of the Church of England voted today that women can be consecrated as bishops, two years after a similar measure was controversially voted down.<p>The vote required passage by a two-thirds majority in the synod's three houses of bishops, clergy and laity. The House of Bishops …

Sgt Bergdahl to return to active military duty - reports

<b>Sgt Bowe Bergdahl is set to return to active military duty at the end of his reintegration process following years of captivity in Afghanistan.</b><p>The soldier, who was held for five years by the Taliban, will take an administrative job on a Texas base.<p>Sgt Bergdahl was released in May in a swap for five …