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Blake Lively Was a “Mercenary” in the Delivery Room, Says Ryan Reynolds

“She was cracking jokes.”<p>This spring, <b>Ryan Reynolds</b> was so tight-lipped about his and <b>Blake Lively’s</b> baby girl that the actor refused to even disclose her name in press interviews. Now that baby James is seven months old, however, and her father’s non-disclosure agreement has presumably lapsed, …

Blacking up, wacky Asians and the Libyans: the worst of 80s movie racism

In order to understand how incredible it is that a black man (Eddie Murphy) became the biggest movie star of the 80s, we need to look at just how much racism 80s mainstream movies felt was A-OK. As chance would have it, I have watched a lot of 80s mainstream movies and here, in a handy list form, …

Watch Johnny Depp, Ryan Adams Help Butch Walker Record New LP

While producing Butch Walker‘s seventh album, <i>Afraid of Ghosts</i>, Ryan Adams helped out his musician peer by recruiting some well-known friends, …

Feeding Babies Foods With Peanuts Appears To Prevent Allergies

Babies at high risk for becoming allergic to peanuts are much less likely to develop the allergy if they are regularly fed foods containing the legumes starting in their first year of life.<p>That's according to a big new study released Monday involving hundreds of British babies. The researchers …

Black Friday arriving early, on a Saturday

Black Friday, the frenzied day of holiday season shopping which traditionally begins after Thanksgiving, will launch this year before trick-or-treaters have had a chance to gobble up much of their Halloween candy.<p>The start of the holiday shopping season begins Saturday, when Amazon (AMZN) and …

Sweet! A special cocoa drink may reverse memory loss

A special type of concentrated cocoa drink seems to turn back the clock on memory, changing the brain and helping middle-aged people ace memory tests, researchers reported on Sunday.<p>Plant compounds called flavanols seem to be what does the trick, the team at Columbia University Medical Center …

The 9 Most Overlooked Threats to a Marriage

I feel bad for marital communication, because it gets blamed for everything. For generations, in survey after survey, couples have rated marital communication as the number one problem in marriage. It's not.<p>Marital communication is getting a bad rap. It's like the kid who fights back on the …

Johnny Depp joins Ryan Adams onstage in London: Watch

Johnny Depp joined good friend Ryan Adams onstage Thursday night during a show at Shepherd’s Bush Empire in London. Depp played guitar on two songs, …

13 IKEA Before-And-Afters That Make Our Jaws Drop

It's no secret that IKEA can provide some fantastic building blocks for a home (HEMNES bedroom set anyone?). But with with a few coats of the perfect paint and new hardware, those same Swedish-superstore building blocks can be taken to truly unrecognizable levels. And the before-and-afters below …

Ryan Adams Rips It Up, Starts Again

Any artist who releases 16 records in 15 years could be forgiven for becoming a bit jaded. But the process behind Ryan Adams' new self-titled album feels almost like a love story, in which one of the more prolific songwriters of the last two decades finds a new passion for his craft.<p>That story is …

25 Beauty Buys ELLE Editors Can't Live Without

Here, the 25 products that keep ELLE editors prepped around the clock.<p>A day in the life of an ELLE editor can include everything from a fashion show in the morning to a film premiere at night. Here, the 25 products that keep us prepped around the clock.

How French Women Curb Cravings: This 5-Minute Breakfast

All it takes is six easy ingredients and some je ne sais quoi<p>For a best-selling author who writes books with sharp titles like <i>French Women Don't Get Fat</i> and <i>French Women Don't Get Facelifts</i>, 67-year-old Mireille Guiliano isn't what you'd expect. The former Veuve Clicquot CEO is instantly warm and …

Sheriff: Williams used belt to hang self