Jennifer Goldstein

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My middle-age dread

These are the facts. I am in my 40s. I have a job. I am married. We have children and a flat with no garden, and a mortgage and a fridge-freezer and a navy blue estate car. None of this is a surprise. Is it?<p>Except… a mood can gradually take over, change the way you feel about the facts. You know …

Mind

23 Movies Everyone Needs To See In Their Teens

Duh.

Universal Pictures

Paul Ryan: creep, failure, hero of the hour

“Somebody said the paparazzi is going crazy over that meeting,” Donald Trump told the New York Times today, referencing his upcoming sitdown with Republican congressional leaders. It’s a curious thing to have a politician referencing the photographic scourge of high-wattage celebrities. I might not …

Mississippi River

Whoa! Here's Rare Footage of Kendrick Lamar Performing Live with Prince

We all knew Prince and Kendrick were close, but we didn't know they'd jammed together in front of a live audience.<p>Since the icon that was Prince passed away in April, we've been inundated with clips from just about anything people can get their hands on and repost. But that doesn't mean there …

Boehner Says He's Never 'Worked With A More Miserable Son Of A Bitch' Than Cruz

Former House Speaker John Boehner is a retired politician, so he seems to have retired from being politic. He went with radical honesty at a recent event at Stanford, according to the <i>Stanford Daily</i>, when he was asked about his opinion of Republican presidential candidate and Texas Sen. Ted …

Republicans

13 high-paying side jobs for people in their 20s

You just graduated and accepted your first job — congrats! That probably means you'll be moving into a real, adult apartment. You'll have rent to cover, bills to pay, and furniture to buy. Oh, you'll also need a new work wardrobe — and you'll probably want to grab the occasional drink or meal at …

Prince live: five of his greatest moments onstage

The Capri Theater, Minneapolis, 5 January 1979<p>Prince’s 1978 debut album, For You, gave him a reputation – it sold about 150,000 copies and earned favourable comparisons with Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson, even the Bee Gees. But he still had to prove himself as a live performer. …

Concerts

Watch The Weeknd and Lauryn Hill Bring Soul and Spirit to 'The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon"

The "In The Night" performance you've been waiting for since the Grammys.<p>This past Monday, it was a little disappointing not to see The Weeknd's full Grammy performance as it was intended. All throughout the night, the internet lit up, bummed at the fact Lauryn Hill didn't make her scheduled …

Einstein’s musical talent helped propel his scientific breakthroughs

As we marvel at science’s latest extraordinary breakthrough, it’s also an opportunity to ponder what kind of thinker Albert Einstein was.<p>Born two decades before the beginning of the 20th century, what kind of mind was his that could come up with ideas that would have to wait until the second decade …

Flute

When Movie Villains Smile, It's Laugh-Out-Loud Creepy

Is this any way to put on a happy face?<p>They grin. Audiences bear it.<p>Movie villains have been smiling diabolically for ages, but their frowns turned upside down never cease to give us the willies.<p>In the video "When the Evil Smiles" posted by Semih Okmn, watch baddies from Hannibal Lecter to the …

Lord Voldemort

Robert Griffin III Leaves Behind Note After Cleaning out Locker at FedEx Field

In all likelihood, Robert Griffin III is done with the Washington Redskins.<p>With Washington's season ending after Sunday night's 35-18 loss to the Green Bay Packers, and with NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reporting the team will release Griffin, it's likely the former first-round draft pick won't be …

Football (U.S.)

See Chris Stapleton and Kings of Leon's Emotional Lynyrd Skynyrd Cover

Fans at free New Year's Eve show in Nashville witness lighter-worthy rendition of "Simple Man"<p>A record crowd of more than 150,000 people descended …

Country Music

Hip-Hop

A-Trak Explains How His Team Pulled Off The 'Impossible' Young Thug Video<p>Aaron Williams 03.20.18 2 days ago<p>Tay-K's Capital Murder Case Is The Quintessential American Tragedy<p>Aaron Williams 03.19.18 3 days ago 16 Comments<p>Why Lil Xan's 'Betrayed' May Secretly Be One Of Rap's Best Anti-Drug Anthems …

Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Albums of 2015

See which records beat Kendrick Lamar and Adele<p>10<p>By<p>Adele may have been the artist to recharge record sales in 2015's last quarter, but across all …

Music

Stunningly Surreal Photos of Wild Animals Captured in Unexpected Ways

London-based photographer David Yarrow captures the wild, natural world in unexpected and often candid ways. His stunning black-and-white images showcase the strength, beauty, and power of wolves, mountain lions, zebras, and more. Sometimes, man-made structures set the scene for amazing and …

Photography

The 5 Habits That Will Make You Happy, According to Science

So what’s going to make you happy? Let’s get more specific: what’s going to make your <i>brain</i> happy? And let’s focus on things that are simple and easy …

Happiness

Photo of the Day: Best of 2015

Nature

6 Photoshop Tools Every Newbie Should Learn

In the days before digital imaging, if you truly wanted to elevate your photography to the level of art, you learned how to process your images in …

Tutorials

Linear Tattoos Use One Continuous Line to Leave a Beautifully Bold Impact

Tattoo artist Mo Ganji specializes in black-and-white body art that makes a strong impact with relatively simple drawings. Opting for bold lines and stippled dots, the Berlin-based creative adorns his clients with portraits of people and animals, sometimes combining the two into an elegant image …

Body Art

The GOP on the Eve of Destruction

For reasons hard to fathom, the Republicans seem to have made up their minds: they will divide, degrade and secede from the Union.<p>They will do so with bullying, lies and manipulation, a willingness to say anything, no matter how daft or wrong. They will do so by spending unheard of sums to buy …

Madonna's 15 albums: from worst to best

Music

Tips for Creating Outdoor Portraits

These tips are a follow-up to my previous article about 6 Tips for Taking Better Natural Light Classic Portraits, and the process of creating simple …

Stop Drinking: Here's How it Will Help Your Body

Alcohol may make you sleepy, but it also disrupts the quality of your sleep. Which means you're now getting the sounder shut-eye that leads to increased energy and concentration levels.<p>Your liver is loving you! It no longer has to work double time to neutralize boozy toxins and can now home in on …

College Students Need Lessons in Tolerance and Free Speech

There's nothing like the massacre of 129 Parisian civilians at the hands of jihadi sociopaths, utterly convinced that their barbarism manifests the will of God, to provide some perspective on the recent whining of students at a number of America's most elite colleges and universities.<p>For the past …

A Closer Look At How Badass The First Women To Graduate From Ranger School Really Are

"No more skepticism," a male colleague said of the women's abilities.<p>The first two women to graduate from the U.S. Army's Ranger School shared their experiences from training during a press panel Thursday in Fort Benning, Georgia.<p>Capt. Kristen Griest and 1st Lt. Shaye Haver, along with some male …

U.S. Army

Inside The California Desert Community Where Societal Rules Do Not Apply

Welcome to Slab City.<p>Slab City is an unregulated squatter settlement in the dusty Sonoran Desert, located about 140 miles east of San Diego. In a former life, it was a Marine training base, but over the past 60 years, it's become a community for hippies, rebels and misfits of all kinds. Living in …

San Diego

Middle-Aged White Americans Are Dying of Despair

Even as longevity increases across the rich world, uneducated white Americans are living sicker and dying earlier. Two economists speculate on the reasons why.<p>Since 1998, people all over the world have been living healthier and living longer. But middle-aged, white non-Hispanics in the United …

"Australia Is Not Like the U.S."

"Australia is not like the U.S." said commentator Michael Pascoe in the Sydney Morning Herald in response to President Obama's remarks on the Umpqua Community College killings by a deranged killer, whose mother kept at least 8 guns at home, in addition to the 6 guns plus ammunition carried by the …

Dave Grohl calls out disengaged fans at Foo Fighters show

Dave Grohl goes viral all the time — when you go to a Foo Fighters concert these days, it’s more or less guaranteed — but usually his eccentric live …