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What the List of Most Banned Books Says About Our Society’s Fears

For as long as humans have printed books, censors have argued over their content and tried to limit some books’ distribution. But the reasons for …

Books

Here Is a Comprehensive Timeline of Brangelina’s Relationship

View Slideshow<p>Brangelina, the last of our great celebrity portmanteaus, is no more. Earlier today, TMZ reported that Hollywood’s most beloved couple …

How to Be More Assertive, According to Research

You don’t want to fight. You don’t want to be hassled. You don’t want to disappoint them. It’s easier to just nod and give them what they want.<p>But …

Self-help

How to watch movies and read books more intelligently, according to New York’s most powerful critics

Sometimes it seems we’ll never get back to the blissful college days of doing nothing but reading, thinking, and discussing. (Or drinking while discussing. Or drinking while not discussing.) The farther you get along in career and family, the more you wonder: Will I ever find time to finish (or …

Books

Most of us misunderstand metabolism. Here are 9 facts to clear that up.

We talk about metabolism like it's something we can manipulate by gulping a pill, downing some green tea, or running faster. You've seen the articles headlined "Boost your metabolism" or "Try this high-metabolism diet to lose weight."<p>But this obscures many truths about this essential, yet still …

Fitness

16 Life-Changing Beauty Hacks Every Busy Mom Needs to Know

<i>For</i> Glamour<i>, by Megan Gustashaw.</i><p>Ditch Your Nail Polish<p>Leslie Price, Editorial Director at Man Repeller: “Going nail polish-free on my fingers and toes has been really helpful. That way you never have to worry about chips, or getting tired of a color. Growing out toenail polish was the most painful …

Hair

Microsoft Has a Whole New Kind of Computer Chip---and It'll Change Everything

It was December 2012, and Doug Burger was standing in front of Steve Ballmer, trying to predict the future.<p>Ballmer, the big, bald, boisterous CEO of …

10 Presidential Debates That Actually Made an Impact

Ever since the very first televised presidential debates in 1960, these live candidate face-offs have served as some of the most pivotal inflection points of the nation's elections.<p>While they weren’t repeated again until 1976, they've been a staple ever since and most Americans are familiar with …

Government