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7 Bad Public Speaking Habits That Immediately Destroy Your Likability

How well you influence others is as much about you don't say as what you do.<p>Having the best ideas in the world won't help you if no one wants to listen.<p>Speaker and author Julian Treasure gave a popular TED Talk in 2014 that explained how anyone can speak effectively, whether in a conversation or in …

Public Speaking

8 ways to earn a living without a college degree

Research also shows that college graduates ages 25 to 32 earn $17,500 more annually than their non-degree-holding counterparts. But, given the crushing cost of student debt and a slowly recovering job market, is a college degree really worth it?<p><b>Related: Do You Really Need a College Degree These</b> …

PAVE

New Powerpuff Girls Website Lets You Powerpuff Yourself

The <i>Powerpuff Girls</i> are returning to Cartoon Network on Monday, and to get in the spirit the team behind the reboot has launched a new website, …

Cartoons

‘Calvin And Hobbes’ And ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Continue To Be A Perfectly Adorable Pairing

<b>SPOILERS AHEAD.</b><p>Earlier this year, we started sharing adorable fan art which set the characters of <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> in the world of Bill Watterson’s <i>Calvin and Hobbes</i>. The creator of these cute mashups, Marvel Comics and Disney Animation Studios artist Brian Kesinger, has continued to draw …

Science Fiction

8th grade science teacher inspires students with cartoon heroes

David Schmidt, an 8th grade science teacher at Portola Middle School in the LA school district, has always had a love of cartoons and drawing. …

Teaching

Leak reveals first look at 'Batman: The Killing Joke' animated film

A leaked behind-the-scenes clip reveals how the upcoming movie, with Mark Hamill as a "really nasty, vile" Joker, expands on the controversial 1988 comic.<p>A leaked behind-the-scenes video reveals how DC Comics is adapting one of the most controversial Batman comics into a cartoon.<p>The first clips of …

Comic Books

Meet the women behind Disney's 'Zootopia' who are changing the animation world

The field of animation has had a long history of being a ‘boy’s club.’ A recent study by the Animation Guild revealed female creatives made up just …

Remembering The DC Animated Series We Loved

<i>With</i> Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice <i>ruling the boxoffice and</i> The Flash, Arrow, and Gotham <i>on television, ComiConverse Contributor Grant Billings</i> …

Meet the Malaysian Artist Fighting Government Corruption with a Cartoon

Fahmi Reza's political art has been getting him in trouble for decades. His latest work, a giant clownish take on the Malaysian PM's face, has become the icon for the country's anti-corruption push.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Australia.</i><p>Right now, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is …

Najib Razak

Cat Spotted Regularly Taking Subway In Tokyo All By Himself

While the Tokyo subway system might seem confusing for many, this cat laughs at them all. The smart feline has been spotted taking the city’s Seibu …

Japan

16 essential art tools for artists

If you're getting ready to set up your own workspace, there's a selection of art tools you'll need to get started. Whether you want to create a new …

21 Hilarious Dog Pictures Guaranteed To Make You Laugh

Dogs are the happiest animals!

A Puppy Saved From A Fire Becomes A Firefighter

Tiny Jake was only 3 weeks old when he found himself trapped in a burning shed. Saved by a local firefighter Bill Lindler, the pup suffered burns to …

Heath Ledger Ruined Christian Bale's Plans For "Batman" In The Best Way

"He's so much more interesting than me and what I'm doing."

Comic Books

Make Over Your Living Room With This Cheap + Easy Rug Hack

Here at Brit HQ, we frequent fabric stores every week. Dazed by the colors and patterns, we try to source what we need and get back to making, but sometimes we get distracted and inspired to make something new. One afternoon I wandered into the upholstery fabric section and found this amazing print …

Sewing