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25 Uncomfortable Truths About Boys You Don’t Want To Hear

1. His mixed signals mean he likes you a little bit — but not enough to be your boyfriend.<p>2. You shouldn’t look at every kind gesture he makes as a …

Relationships

Burger King Makes a 240 Percent Profit When You Say "Yes" to This Quick Question

This brilliant pricing scheme extorts huge margins while simultaneously increasing customer loyalty.<p>McDonald's was sued this week because they charge customers for the cheese on a Quarter Pounder, whether they want it or not. Silly as that sounds, it's a big deal for McDonald's because, in fast …

Burger King

Lyme Disease Is On The Rise Again. Here's How To Prevent It

Lyme disease was once unheard of in western Pennsylvania, where Barbara Thorne, now an entomologist at the University of Maryland, spent time as a kid.<p>Thorne knew that if black-legged ticks are infected with bacteria called <i>Borrelia burgdorferi</i>, they can transmit Lyme to people and, that if …

Disease

Haunted Places in San Juan, Puerto Rico

As an island with thousands of years of history, countless men lost in war, battle and military justice, it stands to reason that Puerto Rico has a …

Still-Secret Spain: 9 Fairy-Tale Towns Off the Tourist Track

For unspoiled nature, centuries-old architecture, and guaranteed tranquility, hole up in one of these postcard-perfect villages.<p>If you’ve been to …

20 great lake and mountain holidays in Europe

Summer holidays don’t have to mean sea and sand. We pick breaks amid mountains and by tranquil lakes to suit lovers of long hikes, high-energy activity – or just dreamy upland vistas<p><b>Trail running,</b> <b>Dolomites, Italy</b><p><b>Stay</b> Mountain huts<b><br>Suits</b> Hardened runners<br>It sounds easy: “Cruising over rocky passes and …

European Travel

10 Horror Books So Terrifying You Might Not Be Able To Finish Them

It's 3AM, you have every light on in your apartment, and you're huddled on your bed, your stomach clenched in knots. Something outside makes a noise, …

Millions ‘March For Our Lives’: Pictures

Houston

Acceptance Means Never Having to Say You're Disappointed

Are we sometimes at fault for being disappointed in others?<p>I suspect that most interpersonal conflicts are really based in disappointment. We're …

10 best grammar apps for Android

There are a lot of people on this planet with bad grammar. It hurts, but it’s the truth. Bad grammar is okay in some cases. Twitter only has 280 characters. Sometimes it’s okay to spell a word wrong or to cut out words to fit the whole message. That is just one example. However, a lot of people …

Apps

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

Travel

This 20-minute abs workout from this celebrity trainer is all you’ll need

This 20-minute abs workout from this celebrity trainer is all you’ll need<p>You can never have too many options for working your core. Why? “A strong …

Workouts

8 Underrated Destinations in Germany

Americans are traveling abroad in record numbers. According to data from the National Travel and Tourism Office, Germany is the seventh most popular …

Long-lost art of a vanished civilization revealed by British archaeologists on uninhabited island in Caribbean

Before the Spanish conquest of the islands of the Caribbean, the region's major indigenous people was a culture known as the Tainos.<p>British and …

17 tiny European islands that you've probably never heard of, but should definitely visit

Juist, Germany<p><i>Stefan Bernsmann/Shutterstock</i><p>Juist is one of seven inhabited East Frisian islands at the at the edge of Germany's Wadden Sea. Its miles …

9 Things Insecure People Do That Ruin Their Lives

Insecurity is the dumbest thing that we all feel. Every person in the world has something he or she is insecure about – even if only slightly. Well, …

How to deal with an overly needy partner

How to deal with an overly needy partner<p>Being supported and having your emotional needs met in a relationship is one thing. Dealing with a partner …

Toxic Relationship Habits Most People Think are Normal

There’s no class in high school on how to not be a shitty boyfriend or girlfriend. Sure, they teach us the biology of sex, the legality of marriage, …

Why 'Rogue One' Is a Better 'Star Wars' Movie Than 'The Force Awakens'

Never mind the subtitle: From literally its first seconds, which ditch the Pavlovian jolt of the series' opening crawl and John Williams' …

Star Wars

5 tricks to free up space on your Android phone

Is your microSD card not enough? Here are some quick ways to reclaim storage space.<p>It doesn't matter if your Android phone has expandable storage via a microSD card -- you fill up whatever space you're given, whether it's 32GB or 200GB. Here are some easy ways to free up storage on your Android …

How to Install the Google Play Store on the Amazon Fire Tablet or Fire HD 8

Amazon’s Fire Tablet normally restricts you to the Amazon Appstore. But the Fire Tablet runs Fire OS, which is based on Android. You can install …

Four Ways to Handle Interview Questions You Don't Know How to Answer

Preparing for interviews is serious business. But even if you practice, and practice, and practice, you could still get a question you just don’t …

Why I Stopped Ghosting

In the dating world there’s a looming presence that haunts us all: ghosting. I’ve watched friends get ghosted, been ghosted on, and I’ve even been …

So You’ve Decided To Get Into Beer, Here Are Our Favorite Gateway Pints

Building a palate is a time consuming and wallet emptying task. It takes years of devotion to delve deep enough into any food or drink culture to fully appreciate the nuance involved. My granddad put it this way, “No one likes scotch the first time they drink it. You have to <i>learn</i> to love it.” And …

'The Use of 'Cultural Appropriation' Saddens Me'

As a coda to our series on black expats reflecting on their time abroad, this reader builds to an essential point:<p>Just for the sake of perspective, I wanted to weigh on my experience as someone of Asian appearance traveling to Africa. I visited friends working at a school for AIDS orphans and …

Cultural Appropriation