Maggie McCormick

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25 changes to make in your 20s to set yourself up for lifelong success

In fact, one psychologist calls this time period the "defining decade," since it sets the stage for the rest of your life.<p>We understand that might sound intimidating. To reduce some of the pressure, we put together a road map of sorts based on several Quora threads on how to make the most of your …

Self-improvement

What's Causing Andy Murray's Slump as Clay-Court Season Approaches?

With a bounty of points to defend, the upcoming clay-court swing is crucial for Andy Murray.<p>His current form suggests a murky forecast. Because of a Miami Open meltdown, he's on the ropes and searching for answers to break out of his malaise.<p>In the sweltering heat of Key Biscayne, Florida, Murray …

Tennis

Bruno Soares wins second Australian Open doubles title in as many days

Vesnina and Soares beat Coco Vandeweghe and Hora Tecau 6-4, 4-6, 10-5 Soares had already won the men’s doubles with Jamie Murray on Saturday<p>Brazil’s Bruno Soares, fuelled by numerous cups of coffee, produced a doubles double on Sunday when he and Russian partner Elena Vesnina won the Australian …

Tennis

17 Celebrity Images We Know Were Photoshopped

Don't believe anything you see in Hollywood. Just enjoy the following photos.<p>1. Justin Bieber<p>Bieber's recent Calvin Klein ads has been discussed a …

Andy Roddick

German plasma success raises nuclear fusion hopes

<b>A German nuclear fusion experiment has produced a special super-hot gas which scientists hope will eventually lead to clean, cheap energy.</b><p>The helium plasma - a cloud of loose, charged particles - lasted just a tenth of a second and was about one million degrees Celsius.<p>It was hailed as a …

Physics

Straight man has lovely response to a gay man who asked for his number

Shane asked for Chad's number at a wedding, and although Chad had a girlfriend he gave a brilliant response<p>It takes a lot of courage to ask someone you don't know for their number - especially if you are gay and don't know whether or not they are too.<p>"I thought it was extremely brave and I know …

LGBTQI

6 reasons why Federer will always be the GOAT

Many believe Roger Federer is the greatest of all time, and that he will never be dethroned.<p>Federer is a 34-year-old world No. 2, incredibly playing …

Novak Djokovic

Donald Trump Trades His Comb-Over for a Man Bun?! See the Hilarious Pic

Take a few deep breaths.<p>We don't know how to break this to you, but an alarmingly epic Photoshopped pic of <b>Donald Trump</b> in a man bun has been floating …

Donald Trump

Cat egg mould raises £23k on Kickstarter

If you happen to love both eggs and cats, this kitchen gadget might be for you.<p>A blog dedicated to the breakfast staple, aptly named Egg Addiction, has created cat shaped egg moulds to help make your every day eggs into a work of art.<p>Originally, they hoped to raise $5000 (£3200) with a Kickstarter …

Nude Performance Art, Dance and Video: EROART

THE EROART GROUP IS FOR VIDEOS CONTAINING NUDITY AND EROTICISM.<p>I wrote the below manifesto before the internet, before people like Annie Sprinkle …

Pussy Riot rehearse for Dismaland concert finale – in pictures

The Russian group rehearse their performance to mark the closure of Banksy’s ‘bemusement’ park in Weston-super-Mare. The practice, which choreographs 25 actors and martial arts fighters in full police riot gear, took place at The Laundry

Concerts

23-Year-Old Welds Metal Canvases to Create Psychedelic Portraits

Engineer Richard Lauth uses his imaginative expertise to demonstrate how welding can serve an unexpected art form. Lauth himself prefers a TIG welding technique, which utilizes a tungsten electrode to deliver a current to the welding site. The puddle that forms is then cooled with a gas. While this …

Alice In Wonderland

Paul O'Grady: I swallowed cannabis at Thai airport to avoid arrest

Paul O’Grady has revealed how he swallowed a stash of cannabis at Bangkok airport to avoid being arrested by Thai police.<p>Recalling the incident, …

Cannabis

Why There's No Reason to Overreact to Rafael Nadal's Loss at 2015 US Open

A five-set collapse at the 2015 U.S. Open for Rafael Nadal will linger through the fall and winter for those who consider the future of his career. Overreactions will simmer in the press as the momentum picks up for those who insist that the Spanish champion and 14-time major winner will not win …

Tennis

The Latest on TV shooting: AG joins hundreds for vigil

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local):<p>9:15 p.m.<p>Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring joined several hundred Roanoke-area residents Thursday night at a candlelight vigil outside television station WDBJ to remember station …

Chamber of Commerce

Virginia TV Shooting: Chilling Image Alerted Station to Killer Vester Flanagan

The newsroom of WDBJ was still grappling with what had just happened — the shooting of two journalists, live on the air — when the station’s chief photographer walked over to the general manager and said: “You have to see this.”<p>Coworkers gathered and looked at a chilling image, captured by …

Crime

Lectures

Lectures are an hour long. I bring my own digital projector for the presentation as well as some quilts to show afterwards. I am always happy to …

Crafting

The Rumpus Interview with Isaac Oliver

Isaac Oliver is the author of <i>Intimacy Idiot,</i> a debut collection of essays about dating, living, working, and being single in NYC. Interspersed …

The Arts

Operation Counter Jade Helm 15 Will Combat Texas’ Concentration Camp Rumors

Operation Jade Helm 15 will be starting this coming week and already rumors are spreading throughout Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Louisiana, …

Military

6 surprisingly easy ways to be happier

Here are the 6 best hacks from books on happiness that we've ever found.<p>You're probably well aware of Google's smashing employee benefits package, and in a moment of incredulous jealousy you might even have scoffed at the pampering.<p>Among the boons to Googlers are: massages, a bountiful and …

Happiness

Escaped N.Y. prisoners had planned to go to Mexico but headed toward Canada

Two convicted murderers who escaped from prison and eluded a massive manhunt for three weeks had initially planned to drive to Mexico but headed toward Canada on foot when their ride backed out, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday.<p>David Sweat, 35, was running from a state trooper Sunday afternoon when he …

Google's plan to build a futuristic domed campus may lose out to LinkedIn as tech real estate race heats up

The two tech giants, along with five other parties, all submitted plans to develop 5.8 million square feet in North Bayshore. The problem is that the city of Mountain View only has 2.2 million square feet of new development to allocate.<p>In a surprise turn last week, it looks like it might be part of …

Real Estate