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12 beautiful words describing love that don't have an English equivalent

LONDON — Have you ever had a strong feeling or emotion that you can't easily put into words? Although the English language might not be able to help, …

6 Signs You Were Raised By A Narcissist

Once you figure this out, a whole lot of other things will start to make sense.<p>To outsiders, your dad is a larger-than-life social magnet who attracts people from all walks of life. Or your mom is the perfect woman, always looking to please and juggling everything with ease.<p>But behind closed doors, …

21 signs you're a narcissist

That's because the traits that make narcissists so difficult to hang out with or date — including a constant need for validation, a willingness to control people, and a ruthlessness in getting their needs met — happen to make them super effective at rising up the ranks.<p>To help you figure out if …

Psychology

18 Real Things Republicans Have Said About Abortion And Planned Parenthood

Republican lawmakers have some... interesting views on abortion.<p>In many states, women are already required to jump through incredible financially draining, emotionally taxing, time-consuming and medically-unnecessary hoops to access abortion, a 100 percent legal medical procedure. And, worryingly, …

Facial workout guide: Look younger with these 10 exercises

While maintaining overall fitness is the need of the hour, and exercising different parts of the body is essential, people often ignore the facial …

Three-Dimensional Human Collages Encased in Layers of Glass

Brooklyn-based contemporary artist Dustin Yellin has received worldwide recognition for his technique to creating large-scale, fantastical collages encased within layers of glass. <i>Psychogeographies</i>, his newest exhibition commissioned by the New York City Ballet for the annual Art series, is a …

Modern Art

4 Things I've Learned About Online Dating as the 'Most Popular Girl in New York'

<i>Lauren Urasek was featured in the 2014 New York Magazine piece, "Meet the 4 Most Desired People in New York (According to OKCupid)." This post is an excerpt from her new book, Popular: The Ups and Downs of Online Dating from the Most Popular Girl in New York City.</i><p><b>Someone can seem absolutely perfect</b> …

10 Ways Right-Wing Christians Are Destroying Christianity

I've written about how millennials are leaving organized religion and its associated anti-LGBT animus in droves. As a result, the only religions holding on to membership (barely) are ones with super-high birth rates and very conservative views. In the process, conservative faiths are becoming …

12 Awesome Hand Lettering Tutorial Videos for Beginners

In the midst of digital design, an ancient form of art has reemerged and is taking the world by storm. Hand lettering has become a favorite among …

Calligraphy

Amber Rose’s SlutWalk Sends a Powerful Message About Female Sexuality: See Pics

People from all walks of life showed up to stand up against slut-shaming.<p>On Saturday, October 3, model and actress Amber Rose hosted her first ever “SlutWalk” in Los Angeles as a way to empower women and fight back against slut-shaming.<p>According to the official Amber Rose SlutWalk website, the …

Animal pictures of the week: 25 September 2015 - Telegraph

Birds

You Can See a Rare Total Eclipse of a Red Super Harvest Moon

On Sunday September 27, something rare and wonderful will happen: the Moon will be full, it will be as near to us as it gets, and it will line up …

The US defectors who became film stars in North Korea

In 1965, US soldier Charles Robert Jenkins left South Korea for the North – and he went on to become a star in the Hermit Kingdom. Simon Fowler recounts his strange tale.<p><i>This story originally ran in November 2015. Charles Jenkins died on 11 December 2017.</i><p>The 38th Parallel, which crudely splits the …

North Korea

Watch Rose McGowan channel Blade Runner in her music debut

Rose McGowan is a busy woman. The <i>Doom Generation</i> actress went behind the camera last year for her directorial debut <i>Dawn</i> and since then has maintained her campaign for gender equality in Hollywood. Today she’s released a stunning video in collaboration with director Jonas Åkerlund, styled by B …

Rose McGowan

Larry Lessig: Want to end inequality? Do this first

The day Larry Lessig announced he was running for president, he got a message from his kids' school.<p>It said: Sorry, your dad running for president isn't a valid excuse to miss class.<p>That's one of many lessons Lessig, the ultimate Democratic outsider, is learning since he announced his bid for the …

Middle-class

15 Things You Might Not Know About Dr. Strangelove

Stanley Kubrick’s bleak Cold War satire <i>Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb</i> belongs to a class and genre all its own. …

Los Angeles Bachelorette Party Ideas

Any bride-to-be can host a memorable bachelorette party with a glass of champagne, a faux tiara, and a handful of her favorite friends, but why stick to tradition when there are a plethora of more creative soirée options? Just as no two brides are the same, no two bachelorette parties should be …

6 Trainers Share Their Favorite Exercises for a Tighter, Sexier Butt

Show your booty some (tough) love with these serious strengthening moves.

New Star Wars stamps - in pictures

The Royal Mail are issuing a new set of 18 first-class stamps celebrating the Star Wars movies. They will be on sale from October 20, featuring a scene or character from the first six films and three from the new release, Star Wars: the Force Awakens.

What You Actually Learn in High School (or Should), According to John Oliver

Last Week Tonight's boils American education down to the highlights.<p>Oh how it hurts to hear the words, "We are still on hiatus this week," coming from John Oliver. But in order to build the epic segments on televangelists, food waste, U.S. territories and more, he and his writers need some time off …

Warren G. Harding

"Play nug-a-nug" and 30 other terms for sex from the last 600 years

Mental Floss has a list of the 31 "most adorable" terms for sexual intercourse from the last 600 years, complied from the massive Green’s Dictionary …

The latest “Game of Thrones” fan-theory about Jon Snow is just about insane enough to be right

If correct, it could have far-reaching implications for the entire fictional world in which you’re so invested<p><i>Warning: The following contains spoilers for show-only watchers and people who read very slowly, as well as lot of speculation that will no doubt be rendered baseless sooner rather than</i> …

The Williamsburg Jeweler Marketing Natural Diamonds to Alt Brides

In a place like Williamsburg, the "alt bride" is perhaps more mainstream than the traditional one—she gets her dress at Stone Fox Bride or Mociun White instead of Kleinfeld and trades the Plaza Hotel for the Music Hall of Williamsburg. So then it makes sense that the Japanese-born jeweler Yasuko …

Jewelry

Why do we intuitively believe we have free will?

Free will experiments may not explain whether we are in charge of our destinies – but they can nevertheless reveal just how little we know about our own minds, says Tom Stafford.<p>It is perhaps the most famous experiment in neuroscience. In 1983, Benjamin Libet sparked controversy with his …

Consciousness

The Wanderlust guide to the best of walking and trekking

Walking and trekking holidays allow you to experience destinations at your own pace. Whether it’s culture, wildlife, scenery or mountains you’re …

High-Grade Marijuana, Delivered to Your Door Each Month

What happens when a California start-up offers monthly subscriptions for medical weed delivery?<p>You're high. Or, maybe, you're not high, but you want …

Cannabis

What Is Stomach Vacuuming?

And should you be doing it?<p>Crunches are <i>so</i> 2000. The simpler, safer abs exercise <i>du jour</i> has a weird name but it's even more effective: Stomach vacuuming.<p>Stomach vacuuming has nothing to do with your Dirt Devil—and seriously, don't try that at home. Instead, it's actually a breathing exercise that …

Giant Ball Pit for Grown-Ups Opens to the Public in Washington, D.C.

What’s not to love?<p>Last weekend, the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., opened a 10,000 square-foot ball pit to the general public, and everyone cheered that, finally, someone made their childhood dreams come true.<p>The installation, called “The Beach,” is literally two massive, …

10 Outrageous Movie Theories You Didn't See Coming

When a movie's narrative isn't straightforward, fans sometimes drum up their own theories to explain its inconsistencies and plot holes. Although a …