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How Men Can Have an Ejaculation-Free Orgasm

Men have long bemoaned the idea that women can have multiple orgasms, but men can’t. Men, after all, have to deal with the frustrating refractory …

Parkland Student Emma Gonzalez Delivered a Chilling, Powerful Speech About Gun Control

Everyone should read this.<p>America was rocked by yet another mass shooting last week when a gunman entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school in Parkland, Florida and killed 17 people. Today, Emma Gonzalez, a senior at the school, spoke at a gun control rally in Fort Lauderdale and her rousing …

What Teenagers Are Learning From Online Porn

Drew was 8 years old when he was flipping through TV channels at home and landed on “Girls Gone Wild.” A few years later, he came across HBO’s late-night soft-core pornography. Then in ninth grade, he found online porn sites on his phone. The videos were good for getting off, he said, but also …

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This Online 30-Day Sex Challenge Has Gone Viral ... But Would You Be Able To Handle It?

Just reading the rules is exhausting.<p>An online sex challenge to have sex every day for 30 days is gaining steam, but to many, it also sounds …

'The Last Jedi' destroyed me and I am not OK: How to process the big surprise

<b>WARNING</b>! <i>In case it wasn’t clear from the headline, this is only for people who’ve seen</i> The Last Jedi <i>already.</i> <b>DO NOT READ IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN IT!</b> <i>Save</i> …

MoviePass Lowers Price Again Temporarily

Now $89.95 for one year.<p>After drastically reducing its price earlier this year, the theatrical subscription service MoviePass has lowered its …

A Harvard doctor says these are the best exercises for your body

If you think running a marathon is the quickest way to a rock-hard body, I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, has news for you: That classic feat isn't as good for your body as it seems.<p>Instead of long-distance running, which can be hard on your joints and digestive system, …

Here's how the new Star Wars novels will connect to The Last Jedi

The <i>Stars Wars</i> movies can only cover so much; it’s up to the books to do the rest. And there is still a huge amount of unexplored space to chart.<p>As …

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What sequels should learn from the success of 'John Wick 2'

Sequels may currently dominate Hollywood, but the fact of the matter is that many of them have a nasty habit of falling flat for audiences. All too often, we see franchises that phone in their second, third, and even fourth installments because they are viewed as little more than cash grabs that …

13 new trailers you should watch this week

Sometime last year, my girlfriend told me she'd watched <i>Carol</i> while on a flight. It was mostly a great movie, she'd said, but she couldn't understand why, in a movie about a woman becoming comfortable with her interest in another woman, it would be so prudish about showing actual intimacy. It almost …

Watch Star Wars & The Dark Knight Evolve in Real Time

Obviously, it takes countless creative steps to go from words on paper to frames of film. Plenty of movie crews have made their screenplays, …

The Current, Canonical Star Wars Timeline

After Disney purchased Lucasfilm in 2012, the official Star Wars canon was reset; all the books, games, and comics that had taken place in the Star …

How Poe Dameron Survived That Crash in 'The Force Awakens'

After Poe Dameron was thrown from the wreckage of a stolen TIE Fighter, he eventually made it back to the Resistance Base — but how? A new expansion …

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Ask Dr. NerdLove: How Do I Become More Bangable?

Hello, all you spectral orgasm otters of the intertwebs. Welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the dating column that can teach you how to overclock your love …

Everything You Need to Know About Star Wars Bloodline

If you are planning to read <b>Star Wars: Bloodline</b>, this article is not for you. But I will say this much: <b>Claudia Gray</b>‘s second <i>Star Wars</i> novel is very …

The Marvel headset is an early attempt at a VR operating system for your phone

You can do a lot of things in virtual reality, but so far, there's no commonly accepted VR operating system — a full interface that offers all the same options as a desktop or mobile system. On tethered headsets like the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift, you can use a program like Virtual Desktop, which …

A 17-year-old Disney expert reveals 9 easy ways to save tons of money at Disneyland

And where better to go than Disneyland in sunny Anaheim, California?<p>But no matter what time of year you're traveling, tickets to the acclaimed Disney park can get <i>extremely</i> expensive.<p>Luckily Gavin Doyle, the 17-year-old who founded the website Disney Dose, has another site dedicated to saving money …

Poe Dameron Stages a Daring Rescue in the First The Force Awakens Lego Short

The first episode of the recently announced <i>Lego Star Wars: The Resistance Rises</i> short series is here, and it’s all about Poe Dameron being dashing, …

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5 Tips on How to Write an Awesome Female Protagonist

<i>This Post originally appeared on the blog ScreenCraft. ScreenCraft is dedicated to helping screenwriters and filmmakers succeed through educational events, screenwriting competitions and the annual ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship program, connecting screenwriters with agents, managers and</i> …

Why Rey Is Obi Wan Kenobi's Granddaughter

<b>Warning: Major spoilers ahead -- but really the movie's been out for more than 10 days. Why are you reading Star Wars analysis if you haven't seen the movie yet?</b><p><b>Who is Rey?</b><p>Like much of the world last weekend, I had the sincere pleasure of seeing a brand new <i>Star Wars</i> movie. For an entire weekend …

Star Wars 7: The Force Awakens Lore Revealed in New Book

A big question about Kylo Ren's lightsaber was why the sword-like, cross-guard sabers were necessary. The visual dictionary discloses that Ren's lightsaber is based on ancient designs and utilizes a cracked kyber crystal, rendering it unstable. The cross-guard vents are there to distribute the …

“Star Wars” doesn’t have a heroine problem: Arguing over whether Rey’s a “Mary Sue” is missing the point

We wouldn’t bat an eye at Rey’s hyper-competency if she was a man. See: Nearly every iconic action hero ever<p>Well, it was only a matter of time: The film hasn’t even been out for a week, and there’s already a controversy over “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”<p>After seeing J.J. Abrams’ “Star Wars” …

Is Joseph Campbell's "The Hero's Journey" Dead in Screenwriting Today?

<i>This Post originally appeared on the blog ScreenCraft. ScreenCraft is dedicated to helping screenwriters and filmmakers succeed through educational events, screenwriting competitions and the annual ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship program, connecting screenwriters with agents, managers and</i> …

The 11 Biggest Differences Between the Book and Movie Versions of The Force Awakens

Many movie novelizations are surprisingly different than the actual movies. The original <i>Star Wars</i> had a book version that was weirdly different and …

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi

'Star Wars' Strikes Back: Behind the Scenes of the Biggest Movie of the Year

It is a bleak time for the Republic. It is a period of great struggle for the entire planet, and not only is the dark side winning, it's no longer …

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The new Star Wars canon: What's official in the current universe

Before you see <i>The Force Awakens</i>, here’s a quick guide to the main movies, TV series, novels, and comic books that make up the official <i>Star Wars</i> …

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'Star Wars' Partners With Code.Org for Hour of Code Tutorial

“We want to make coding more fun, cool and hip.”<p>At this year’s Hour of Code, the international education tutorial where children spend time learning about computer programming, characters from the upcoming movie “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” will animate one of the online games. By dragging and …