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The 100 Best Fantasy Novels of All Time - Unbound Worlds

<b>1.</b><p>Dubbed the “Nigerian Harry Potter,” Okorafor’s YA crossover novel of a Nigerian-American girl with albino skin and a deep well of magical talent is …

What early Christians knew that modern Christians don’t: Women make great leaders

The Southern Baptist Convention is having a reckoning with the #MeToo movement this week. More than 2,000 Southern Baptist women signed an open letter Sunday condemning comments made by Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary President Paige Patterson, in which he described a young man’s lewd …

Video game writers and reviewers wanted

<b>Do you aspire to be a writer? Do you also like video games? Then read on, friend, because we’d very much like to hear from you.</b>Here at Thumbsticks, …

Islam - Facts Summary

Islam Facts<p>The word “Islam” means “submission to the will of God.”<br>• Followers of Islam are called Muslims.<br>• Muslims worship one, all-knowing God, who in …

Homemade DIY Taco Seasoning Recipe

Snacking at home on repeats with friends? I am sure tacos, nachos and chips are your favourites then, right? To make your snacking hour more …

Scots woman keeps house-trained bumble bee as pet - and even cuddles it

Scientists are baffled by the special bond shared between Fiona Presly and her buzzing friend.<p>A science boffin is buzzing over the discovery of the …

Insects

Timeless, Lyrical, and Retro-Cool—These Southern Baby Names Are Everything

Whether you're expecting or you simply like to plan far, far ahead, reading about baby names is always fun. Some of our favorites as of late? …

If You Want An Energized, Pain-Free Body, Then It's Time To Rethink Your Every Step

Most days of the week, before the rest of my family is out of bed, I meet a friend for a morning walk. We bring our coffee and chat while our bodies slowly wake up. I don't wear sneakers—just simple, minimal shoes that allow me to feel the ground beneath my feet. My toes and arches respond to the …

Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of February 2018

It’s been five years since a cosmic incident known as The Ring of Fire transported the modern day town of Grantville, West Virginia, through time and …

These are the differences between a hijab, niqab and burka

World Hijab Day is here.<p>February 1 marked the first annual World Hijab Day in recognition of millions of Muslim women who choose to wear the hijab …

Peter Dinklage Faces Off Morgan Freeman In Super Bowl Rap Battle, And The Result Is Hilarious

Whether the Patriots or Eagles win this weekend in the Superbowl is no matter, because we all are going to be winners once we see this epic rap …

12 signs you've totally nailed the Spanish language

1. When no matter what somebody says, whether it be good or bad, it never feels wrong to throw in a <i>claro</i> or a couple of <i>vale</i>s whenever an opportunity …

This Is What Happens When You Let Your Boyfriend Take The Cat To The Groomer

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Cat banned from college library goes viral

A tabby named Max has been playing a game of cat and mouse with some Minnesota college librarians.<p>The furtive feline has been sneaking into the Macalester College library in St. Paul when people open the door and has been seen scampering around the bookshelves.<p>The library put up a wanted-type …

This hungry dude cooked his own meal at Waffle House as an employee slept in the corner

When you’re hungry and possibly inebriated in the middle of the night and the pangs of hunger strike directly at your gut, one of the better choices …

Tip: Stop Stretching Your Lower Back

Stretches for the low back can backfire, leading to more tightness and pain. Do this instead.<p>This Stretch Can Make Things Worse<p>Check out the warm-up …

The Greatest Writing Tips the World has Ever Seen

<i>Originally by John Hatcher</i><p><i>"The best tip I ever heard was "Go to law school." I think this had as much to do with this person's assessment of my</i> …

How to Unlock the Fretboard Using Shapes

887<p>SHARES<p>If you’re looking for ways to increase your understanding of the fretboard, a good place to start is by looking at the shapes your fingers …

5 Massive Video Games Like Witcher 3 And Skyrim

This is the return of the great Bioware, back on a path that we hope they don’t leave ever again. Emotive amount and variety of content makes for an …

Recovered Zombies Reflect on the Lives They've Lost in Poignant Short Less Than Human

What would happen if a global zombie outbreak was thwarted—not with a nuclear strike, but a medical cure? Animated short <i>Less Than Human</i> examines how …

The 9 Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Books Written By Women In 2017, According To Amazon

While the last year has been rough for women around the country — we lost protections for equal pay, reproductive rights have taken a serious hit, …

Books

What makes Catalonia so different from Spain? A lot.

Catalonia formally declared its independence from Spain on Friday (Oct. 27) and the central government in Madrid hit back within hours, stripping the region of all its autonomy. Prime minister Mariano Rajoy triggered the never-before-used Article 155 of Spain’s constitution and, early Saturday …

Europe

I’m a relationship virgin: I’m 54 and have never had a boyfriend

I’ve had sex but have never been out with anyone. After all these years, I’ve still no idea what the reason is for my long-term singledom<p>There is a name for people like me – “relationship virgin”. It is apt and accurate because I have managed to get to 54 without ever having had a boyfriend.<p>It is …

Relationships

Newly Found Genetic Disorder Might Explain Where “Vampires” Came From

Long before movies turned vampires into sex symbols, and thousands of years before Bram Stoker’s Dracula hit the shelves, tales of pale, …

An (Almost) Comprehensive History of Rat Kings

Behold the rat king!<p>A ball of furry fury, a rat king occurs when the tails of rodents become twisted, wrapped, and warped into a knot so impossible …

Natural History Museum

This Is Exactly How Long You Need to Hold a Plank to Flatten Your Belly

To reap the most rewards, performing three sets of planks for up to 60 seconds each is ideal, according to Doug Sklar, a certified personal trainer …

Dekotora: The kitschy world of Japan's pimped up trucks

<b>(CNN) —</b> Junichi Tajima's truck looks like a kitsch hotel on wheels. An antique chandelier hangs from above, while the interior is lined with black velvet and embroidered with golden flowers.<p>But his truck is not just another souped-up hot rod -- it's a vintage example of dekotora (meaning "decorated …

dekotora

Spam heists in Hawaii prompt retailers to put the wildly popular 'mystery meat' in locked cases

Last month in the Pearl City community on Oahu, Safeway customer Arlene Sua watched as a man suddenly grabbed eight cases of Spam <b></b>and headed for the door. She thought “‘Okay, this isn’t real. No, he’s not going to take it, no, no,” she told KHON TV.<p>But it was real. The man took off with the Spam and …

Spam

Hamburger Helper Reveals What's Inside The Glove, And It's Freaking People Out

Mystery solved.<p>Hamburger Helper has given the world a peek inside the glove.<p>Someone on Twitter wondered about the skeletal structure of the iconic mascot, which is essentially a hand with a face in the middle of it.<p>Here’s the original tweet seeking an anatomy lesson:<p>A few people took stabs at …

Dolphins have ‘human-like’ societies...but are held back by a lack of opposable thumbs, say scientists

Whales and dolphins live in human-like societies and share similar brain evolution to primates and man, scientist have concluded.<p>A new study which looked at 90 species found a link between brain size and social and cultural traits in marine mammals.<p>It is the first time that scientists have …