Joshua Desrosiers

135 Flips | 1 Magazine | 25 Likes | 2 Following | @JoshuaDesro5560 | Keep up with Joshua Desrosiers on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Joshua Desrosiers”

Hear Dylan Thomas Recite His Classic Poem, “Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night”

When Dylan Thomas was a little boy his father would read Shakespeare to him at bedtime. The boy loved the sound of the words, even if he was too …

15 Best Things to Do in Montreal

The city has something for everyone, and our list has you covered.<p>Whether you’re an architecture buff, a jazzhead or art lover, or need a shot of espresso or a breath of fresh air in a green oasis in the heart of the city, Montreal has something for everyone—and these are some of the best things …

The Arts

Could the reason life on Earth exists be… Jupiter?

The cosmic entity we could be thanking for our existence is a gaseous monster with enough gravity to flatten a human being.<p>There is something odd …

10 basic Android terminal commands you should know

For a lot of us, the fact that we can plug our Android phone into a computer and interact with it is a big plus. Besides the times when we've broken …

Gummy bears are the key to maximizing your workouts (seriously)

Gym rats and total newbies alike know that your hungry muscles need a hearty helping of protein immediately after working out to build back what’s …

10 Things Everyone Always Gets Wrong About The X-Men

Oh, the X-Men. Forever misunderstood in a world that fears and hates them. Unfortunately for our outcast heroes even those that claim to be their …

These Ultra-Jazzy Mixes of 90s Rap Samples Are a Crate-Digger's Dream

DJ Sameed's show on NTS Radio takes listeners on an unaccompanied journey through the smooth, funky samples of A Tribe Called Quest, Mobb Deep, and more.<p>The key M.O. in 90s rap production (especially by New York producers) was to take relaxed dinner jazz and transform it into the bleakest, toughest …

10 Books That Will Make You More Interesting

We’re firm believers in the power of a good book to change lives, and it’s for this reason we set aside time every single day to knock down a few …

Artist Envisions The Incredibles' Future, and It's Powerfully Bleak

Disney’s <i>The Incredibles</i> series might be about a happy-go-lucky superhero family balancing superhero work, school crushes, and diaper changes, but …

The Incredibles

100 of the Choicest YouTube Videos of All-Time

For 13 years now, YouTube has been the essential tool for the committed creator, part-time procrastinator and everyone in between. With 400 hours of …

Lifting Weights but Not Losing Fat? A Trainer Explains Why — and How to Fix It

Consistency is really the key to success when it comes to any goal you may have, especially losing weight. Changing your diet for one night or working out sporadically when you feel like it won't cut it. If you want the results to happen, you're going to need to be informed on what's best for you …

Strength Training

This Is The Best Cheesecake Recipe Ever

It was published in Gourmet Magazine in 1999. People have been losing their minds over it ever since.<p>The Three Cities of Spain Cheesecake is the best …

Crack this 200-year-old cipher and claim your $60M reward

Think you can solve a mystery that’s been baffling researchers and treasure hunters for over two hundred years? If you do — and assuming it’s not all one big 19th century prank — you might be able to claim a treasure worth millions.<p>The treasure is that of Thomas Beale, supposedly buried in Bedford …

The right poetry collection for right now: Terrance Hayes' 'American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin'

Now’s the time for “American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin,” Terrance Hayes’ electric, new book. In his five previous poetry collections — “Muscular Music” (1999), “Hip Logic” (2002), “Wind in a Box” (2006), the National Book Award-winning “Lighthead” (2010) and “How to Be Drawn” (2015) — …

Infographic: Mistakes that can trip up even veteran writers

When your you’re frequently churning out content, gaffes happen.<p>However, it’s essential to edit rigorously after penning your prose.<p>Grammatical …

6 Types of Knots Every Outdoorsman Should Know

Whether you’re tying your tent’s rainfly down in a nasty storm, lashing your kayak to a well-used roof rack, or making some on-the-trail gear …

The Accidental Diet That Made Me Feel Amazing—and Lose 20 Pounds

One of the first questions my naturopath asked me was if weight loss was a goal. My immediate answer was "no," and I meant it. As a naturally curvy …

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

47 Marvel Superhero Tweets That Never Get Old

"SpongeBob dies in Infinity War."

Comics

Ryan Reynolds Is Still No Match For His Savage Twin Brother, Gordon — Watch Their Awkward Interview

Remember back in 2016 when Ryan Reynolds sat down for an interview with his twin brother, Gordon? Well, get ready, because the dynamic duo is back again — and yes, Gordon is still a savage. In celebration of World Gin Day on June 9, Ryan agreed to reunite with Gordon for another candid chat, and it …

Ryan Reynolds

Area 51 Scientist Reveals On Deathbed: UFOs Are Real & Aliens Work For US Government ( VIDEO)

A top aerospace Area 51 scientist who died this summer blew the whistle of multiple unbelievable details. According to him, UFOs are real and as a …

20 Notoriously Underrated Writers You Should Be Reading

What makes an author underrated? Well, there’s an argument to be made that most literary writers are—by virtue of the fact that these days they are …

Things Not To Do in Montreal

Montreal is one of Canada's most unique and vibrant cities, so why waste a single minute? Don't fall into these tourist traps: read our list of …

24 Anime You Absolutely Need To Watch Before You Die

Classics and new stuff included.

Dragon Ball

Ryan Reynolds Would Abandon His Notoriously Delightful Marriage for Only One Man

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively have a notoriously delightful marriage, and two daughters together to boot. But in a new profile with <i>Mr. Porter …

Ryan Reynolds

The Best Books on Writing, According to Novelists, Poets, and Writing Professors

<i>Welcome to</i> <i>Reading Lists</i><i>, comprehensive book guides from the Strategist designed to make you an expert (or at least a fascinating dinner-party</i> …

Rock & Roll

7 Spine-Chilling SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK

Alvin Schwartz and Stephen Gammell’s iconic collections of folklore and urban legends have been terrifying and enticing children since the 1981 …

Horror

Listen to one of the best short science fiction podcasts right now

Clarkesworld Magazine is one of the most acclaimed outlets for short science fiction and fantasy stories<p><i>There are a ton of podcasts out there, but finding the right one can be difficult. In our new column</i> <i>Pod Hunters</i><i>, we cover what we’ve been listening to that we can’t stop thinking about.</i><p>Audiobooks …

13 Instant Pot tips, recipes and features everyone should know

The Instant Pot is a pressure cooker that also also sautés, slow cooks, makes poultry tender and juicy and can even be used for canning. While all the buttons, valves settings and accessories may seem daunting, we've rounded up some of our best tips to make you a skilled Instapot user.<p>The basics<p>But …

I Tried Ryan Reynolds’ Insane ‘Deadpool 2’ Workout—and Now I Know Why He’s Shredded

We started with sandbag lunges.<p>Just a few days before <i>Deadpool 2</i> premiered around the country, I took a trip to New York City gym Drive 495 to meet up …

Ryan Reynolds