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Ta-Nehisi Coates explains Civil War history for John Kelly in epic Twitter thread

Best-selling author Ta-Nehisi Coates isn’t happy with President Trump’s chief of staff John Kelly, who on Monday tried his hand at pontificating …

Your Breath is Your Brain’s Remote Control

We have all heard this simple saying during times of trouble: “Take a deep breath in.” Science being science, however, indicates that we may now have …

Fujifilm X-T2 review

The X-T2 is the most full-featured camera Fujifilm has ever made, with a best-in-class user experience.<p>The X-T2 is the most full-featured camera …

‘Batman V. Superman’ Drops A Hint About Batman’s Past On Instagram

One of the things you have to admire about <i>Batman V. Superman</i> is how, unlike most superhero movies, it resolutely refuses to explain anything that’s not relevant to the plot. Why is Wayne Manor burned to the ground? Why is the GCPD headquarters an abandoned wreck? It won’t tell you. But Warner Bros. …

Dark Knight Returns

Energy Bars, Smoothies, and 6 Other Healthy Foods That May Make You Tired

But these alternatives are just as tasty—and won’t make you sleepy<p>Do you find yourself dragging all the day?<p>Consider this: It’s not just your relentless to-do list and inconsistent sleep schedule that’s sucking up your energy—it could also be your seemingly healthy diet.<p><b>Related:</b> The <i>Men</i>’<i>s Health</i> …

Banff National Park has beautiful scenery you need to see

Banff National Park is known worldwide for its unspeakable beauty. Established in 1885, the park displays some of the best of the Rocky Mountains …

These companies offer paid vacation ... and pay for your vacation

U.S. workers have become notoriously bad about taking all their paid vacation days.<p>But some employers have sweetened the pot to encourage their staff to not only take their time but often expand their horizons, too.<p>Roughly 3% of employers offer their staff a "vacation stipend" on top of their …

The Workplace

Three Italians banned and fined for match-fixing | Reuters

(Reuters) - Italian tennis player Marco Cecchinato has been banned for 18 months and fined 40,000 euros ($44,024) for match-fixing, the Italian tennis federation has announced.<p>Tennis - French Open - Roland Garros - Nick Kyrgios of Australia v Marco Cecchinato of Italy - Paris, France - 22/05/16. …

If the Warriors land Kevin Durant, Andrew Bogut could reportedly be on his way out

The Warriors are reportedly frustrated by the shortcomings of Andrew Bogut<p>It's not secret the Golden State Warriors want to sign Kevin Durant. …

10 Of The Most Colorful Places On Earth

Hi. These places exist. No, not in dreams or hallucinations or Wes Anderson movies, but right here on this beautiful, mysterious planet. We just thought you should know.<p><b>Lavender Fields, France</b><p>In the summer months, the rolling lavender fields of Provence teem with bright purple blooms as far as the …