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我们太需要这种「少儿不宜」的国产动画了!

伴随着持续的高温,「国产保护月」也开始进入了高潮。<p>从前年开始,<b>国产动画「大」电影越来越</b>成为暑期档不容忽视的重要组成部分。<p>2015年7月10日的《<b>大</b>圣归来》;<p>2016年7月8日的《<b>大</b>鱼海棠》;<p>还有今天刚刚上映就口碑高涨的——<p><b>《大护法》</b><p>对于这部号称「国内第一部公开上映的<b>成人动画</b>」,鱼叔早期待已久。<p>「成人动画」,多么具有诱惑力的词!<p>动画片本来就不仅仅只是给小孩子看的,难得有一部<b>不低估观众智商</b>的动画,实在是令人兴奋。<p>今天第一天上映,目前豆瓣上评分<b>7.8</b><p>是今年为止国产院线片中<b>评分最高</b>的一部片子。<p>虽然目前在排片上落后于隔壁马香玉老公的新片(《悟空传》)和无底线卖萌的小黄人(《神偷奶爸3》)。<p>但随着口碑的逐 …

Well, Yes, Obviously - Brexit Leaves EU Scrambling For Money

This is one of the less surprising events of our times, Britain leaving the European Union is leaving a hole in the EU budget. This is rather obviously so as Britain has, for decades, been one of the few major net providers of funds into the system. When a net provider of money leaves such a system …

Supreme Court's Compromise On Travel Ban Raises Big Questions For U.S. Tourism Industry

After battling through lower courts, a watered down version of the travel ban was re-instated Monday, following the Supreme Court’s decision to hear appeals on the ban this October. In the meantime, a limited version will be in effect in as little as 72 hours.<p>Although President Trump is claiming it …

'It's Hard To Find Qualified Applicants' -- Another Business Lie

Dear Liz,<p>I am an HR Manager for a growing consulting firm.<p>I agree with you that it’s not hard to find talented people, even for a small firm like ours, if you have a great culture and pay reasonable salaries.<p>I have never had a hard time finding great people to hire, even though our small firm …

Employment

One Doctor's Hopeful Plan To Eradicate Alzheimer's

<i>“I hope I’m one thing worth not forgetting. Tell me that you’ll never let me go. When I can’t find the words that I’m trying to speak, when I don’t know the face in the mirror I see, when I feel I’m forgotten and lost in this world, won’t you please remember me?”~”Remember Me,” written by Chris</i> …

Dementia

The 3 Best And Worst Things About The OnePlus 5

The OnePlus 5 continues OnePlus’ tradition of offering high-end hardware at a competitive price. Although, that price is a touch higher than the OnePlus 3T was. The OnePlus 5 has a Snapdragon 835, 6-8GB of RAM, and a dual camera array starting at just $479. So, is the OnePlus 5 worth it? Here are …

Why The Los Angeles Clippers Are Aiming For A New Stadium In Inglewood

So far it has been a busy offseason for the Los Angeles Clippers.<p>Within just one week of the Golden State Warriors finishing off the Cleveland Cavaliers in 5 games to conclude the NBA playoffs, the Clippers have made 2 franchise altering decisions.<p>First, the Clippers pried Jerry West away from the …

iPhone 8 Leak Reveals Significant Design Changes

Almost every iPhone 8 feature has leaked, including its biggest new one, but now what will make the most headlines appears to have been confirmed as well: the major redesign…<p>Ever reliable accessory maker MobileFun has spilled the dirt. The company, which nailed the Galaxy S8 design three months …

Mobile Technology

Disney India Hopes To Repeat 'Dangal' Magic With Kapoor-Kaif Caper 'Jagga Jasoos'

A month out from its July 14th release date, Disney India Studios released the latest poster on Thursday for its oft-rescheduled musical romantic comedy <i>Jagga Jasoos</i>.<p><i>Jagga Jasoos</i> tells the story of a gifted teenage detective, played by Kapoor, who is accompanied by a female companion (Kaif) on a …

Bollywood

<b>日本通过天皇退位特别法案,将首次出现“生前退位”</b><p>当地时间9日,日本国会参议院全体会议表决通过天皇退位特别法案。根据该法案,退位之后的天皇将被称为“上皇”,将失去再次即位及摄政的资格。同时,这一法案所规定的退位也仅限于明仁天皇一代。2016年8月,日本明仁天皇发表视频讲话表示,由于个人身体原因很难履行职责,被外界视为流露出“生前退位”的意向。据悉,一旦明仁天皇退位,其长子德仁亲王将立即即位,明仁天皇也将成为日本皇室近200年来首位实现“生前退位”的天皇。<p>——纽约时报<p><b>英国大选诞生“悬浮议会”,梅姨拒绝辞职</b><p>当地时间9日,在已揭晓的本次英国大选649席(共650席)中,英国首相特蕾莎•梅所属的保守党获 …

Covering Comey, Broadcast News Refuses To Accept Its Own Irrelevance

Over on cable news, the countdown clocks have been eagerly ticking down the hours, minutes and seconds until Thursday’s heavily hyped testimony by former FBI director James Comey. This is political must-see-TV, and will be carried live on at least 12 broadcast and cable news networks.<p>President …

The Simple Key That Will Finally Break Your Bad Habit

How can you use mindfulness to break bad habits?<p>If you’ve ever set concrete goals in life, then you know that’s the easy part. Do you want to walk more frequently throughout your day? Great. Do you need to lay off social media during work hours? No problem. Unfortunately, it’s the actual execution …

Mindfulness

Aging LGBT Adults Face Bias, Poverty And Isolation

When people talk about discrimination, it’s unlikely they’re thinking about lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults. “That’s not where the conversation usually goes,” says Serena Worthington, director of national field initiatives at SAGE (Advocacy & Services for LGBT …

Health Care

Zuckerberg, Benioff And Other Billionaires Sound Off On Trump's Decision On Paris Climate Accord

President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Accord was met with an outcry from many business leaders — including a number of his fellow billionaires.<p>After Trump announced his decision on Thursday, billionaire Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg posted a statement …

Donald Trump

What Mark Zuckerberg says he fears more than failure

When two billionaires get together to discuss entrepreneurship, you wouldn’t expect them to talk about why being embarrassed is a good thing. But during a recent episode of the Masters of Scale podcast, LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman and Facebook cofounder Mark Zuckerberg discussed why you should …

CDC Warns: Don't Get Too Close To Your Chickens, Ducks And Geese

Don’t snuggle with chickens, ducks or geese. I know what you are thinking: There go your weekend plans. But you’re not alone. Recently released Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) data suggest that too many people are getting too close to their feathered friends, and it’s resulting in</i> …

Birds

Coal Jobs Are Gone And Both The Right And Left Are Answerable

To prey on the hopes of desperate people is a thing both cruel and petty. Cruel, as it takes hold of a heart in pain and squeezes to gain a result. Petty because it takes no genius or amount of cunning. All that is necessary is contempt for the victim and lack of character.<p>When Donald Trump …

Fossil Fuels

Trump To Privatise Air Traffic Control - Why Not, You Get All Future Profits Now When You Sell

It is said that President Donald Trump is going to privatise America’s air traffic control system. And why not? One argument that I guarantee will be used is that it’s a valuable asset and that if it’s sold off then the people, the taxpayers, will lose the future value of any profit it might make. …

It's Not Opec Or US Shale - It Is Always Consumers Who Win In Market Economies

An interesting question is posed for us, who will win between Opec, US shale drillers and consumers? The answer is, obviously, consumers, because that’s who always wins from competition in a market economy. This is the very thing which makes market economies work of course, that they benefit …

特朗普说要为美国利益退出《巴黎协定》,但为什么犯了美国商界众怒?_商业_好奇心日报

“我决定退出总统顾问团。气候变化是真实存在的。退出《巴黎协定》对于美国和全世界来说都是损失。”<p>美国时间 6 月 2 日凌晨 4 点多发完这条 Twitter 后,特斯拉 CEO 伊隆·马斯克最近又连发了三条内容,跟踪“特朗普宣布美国退出《巴黎协定》”一事。此前,迪士尼现任 CEO 鲍勃·艾格也宣布, …

WWDC: It's Time For Apple To Fix The 3 Worst Things About iOS

With Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference set to kick off, the faithful are doubtless excited about what new features are slated for fall’s iOS update. But while some of the new functionality will surely bring excitement, it’s important to remember that for all its success, Apple’s operating …

Massive iPhone 8 Leak 'Confirms' 15 New Features

The iPhone 8 is perhaps Apple’s most anticipated phone since the original iPhone in 2007. Consequently leaks about this extensive redesign have been unparalleled, but now they have reached a new high…<p>Three alleged Foxconn employees have set Reddit into a frenzy with a thread that gave away …

Mobile Technology

My Best Advice For Graduates On Jobs, Money And A Happy Life

There are plenty of things I wish I had known when I graduated from Duke University 35 years ago. My recent trip to attend my nephew, Brian Hannon’s, graduation from Vanderbilt University made me nostalgic for my own career leap. It also gives me an opportunity to share my advice for Brian and this …

作家白先勇来沪,称中国现在需要一次欧洲那样的文艺复兴_城市_好奇心日报

6 月 3 日晚 7 点,位于上海淮海中路的上海图书馆西区二楼报告厅出现了“爆满”。座位上、过道上、地板上、出入口,从一楼到二楼都挤满了人,近千人或坐或站,都在静静等待着一场活动的开始。<p>这场名为“中国文化的‘天鹅之歌’——程乙本校注版《红楼梦》暨《白先勇细说红楼梦》新书论坛”的演讲者是现年 80 岁 …

没错!注意力不集中时,你的创造力反而更强

专注力是成就卓越的重要驱动力。像任务清单、时间表及年历提醒这样的聚焦方法能够帮助人们专注任务。几乎没人对此存有异议。也有证据表明,抵制注意力分散、专注当下有好处。<p>举个例子,每天花十分钟练习冥想,可以帮你更好地管理自己的情绪,进一步理解自己的过往经历,从而增强领导力的有效性。<p>然而,虽然专注力能带来很多帮助,但其存在缺点这一事实也成为了共识。<p>问题在于,过度专注会使大脑的聚焦线路精疲力竭,会耗尽能量并且让人失控。这种能量的消耗也会使人更易冲动,并降低为他人提供帮助的意愿。这会导致你无法做出深思熟虑的决定,并且协作能力也会下降。<p>那么我们该做些什么呢?专注还是不专注?<p><b>现阶段的调研结果显示,专注与不专注同</b> …

Important Objective Measures Show That The Iraq War Was A Success

As we consider further military action in Syria and elsewhere in the Middle East, we cannot avoid assessing the Iraq War.<p>The Iraq War was controversial and polarizing. Our sharply divisive debate about it can impair objective analysis. Many label the Iraq War a failure. They are wrong.<p>The key …

Middle East

Two New Ways To Buy Private Jet Cards

When you think about jet cards, you probably think hours or dollars, at least until now. Virtually all of these prepaid programs for access to private aviation are marketed in either blocks of hours or dollars. For example, a 25-hour card gives you 25 hours at a contracted rate while $250,000 jet …

看看奥巴马卸任后浪到飞起的日子,实力诠释“何以解忧,唯有退休”!

奥巴马算是政治界的一朵奇葩。他当总统的时候不仅兼职做段子手,在离任之际,还联合副总统、政治对手拜登共同出镜,拍了个网红剧——构想总统退休后的幸福生活……画风清奇。<p>最后两人戴上墨镜,潇洒离开白宫,深藏功与名。<p>55岁的他还很年轻,卸任一段时间内大有可为!<p>从一个帅小伙变成两鬓苍苍的大叔,这总统当的也是心塞。<p>看看加班后仿佛身体被掏空的自己,何其相似?<p>不过一卸下美国总统这口大锅,小马哥马上开始了解放天性、放飞自我的逍遥日子,一月到现在度假先度了两三回。这也告诉我们一个真理——<p><b>“何以解忧,唯有退休。”</b><p>奥巴马问媳妇儿:今年过年去哪儿玩儿?<p>特普朗:今年轮到我值班!<p>最近这两天是和米歇尔法国波利尼西亚岛莫雷阿岛乘 …