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McConnell, Schumer elected to top spots in Senate ahead of battles with Trump

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Republicans re-elected Mitch McConnell as Senate majority leader Wednesday while Democrats tapped Chuck Schumer as their leader as both sides prepare for critical battles with the incoming Trump administration.<p>"Last Tuesday night was something none of us expected," Schumer said …

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Toilet Paper Rolls Squished Into Faces by Junior Fritz Jacquet

French artist Junior Fritz Jacquet has been fascinated by paper since a young age. Inspired by the traditional art of origami, Jacquet explores and …

Tips for Using Shutter Speed Creatively

Shutter speed is one of those things that is initially a problem to be solved, but once you do that it becomes a tool that allows you to take better …

25 Cringeworthy Sex Moves That Girls Wish Guys Would Stop Doing

The advent of super available online pornography had a hand in making a lot of strange sex moves seem totally okay for guys to pull. Sure. However, …

Brown Butter Spice Cake with Whipped Icing

<i>I’ve partnered with ALDI to try out their grocery stores and develop holiday recipes for you! ALDI’s has compensated me for my time and recipe</i> …

Cheesy Cauliflower Soup

Yesterday I made a cheesy version of <b>my mom’s cauliflower soup</b> because the weather outside, while still beautiful, has been just barely chilly enough …

Pumpkin Fritters Are The One Recipe You Need To Make This Fall

Cooking is especially joyful in the fall. With the cooler temperatures setting in, spending time next to a fryer is actually a treat (and eating the fruits of your labor even more so). There are pies to be baked. Squashes to be pureed. And pumpkins to be fritter-ized. That's right, pumpkin fritters.<p>…

Creamy Butternut, Bacon and Leek Pappardelle

Creamy Butternut, Bacon and Leek Pappardelle.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> October 20, 2014 93<p>Somebody give me a gigantic fork.<p>Because this is my serving. Right …

6 Moves for Total-Body Toning

Exercise 1 Sumo Lunges to a Side Kick to a Squat Jump<p>These are great for shaping and toning your outer thighs, hamstrings, and butt. Start with your feet shoulder-width distance apart <b>(A)</b>. Lift your right leg from the knee and move it in a circular roundhouse <b>(B)</b>. Land out to the side, feet wider …

Workouts

Thunderbirds 3 Recreated in Balloons to Celebrate the Show’s 50th Anniversary

11 October 2014<p>Thunderbirds started filming half a century ago this year and although it was not first broadcast until 1965, events are already …

The Best Hotel Bars in the World

A round up of five of the finest hotel bars in the world, as shortlisted in the second annual Mr & Mrs Smith Awards.<p>A round up of five of the finest hotel bars in the world, as shortlisted in the second annual Mr & Mrs Smith Awards. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i><p>Courtesy

Watch These Guys Get a Wax for the Very First Time

Basically the funniest thing we've seen all day<p>I have no idea what it's like to have my private parts waxed. And listening to my female co-workers and friends complain about it makes me never, ever want to know what they go through. Seriously, no way, no how, not gonna happen. In my head, I imagine …

12 Bedroom Accessories That Make A Stylish Impact

Ready for some redecorating inspiration?! Kate here, and I’m in the middle of a bedroom makeover that’s inspiring me to take a DIY approach to my …

Apple Pie Upside-Down Cake

Apple pie upside-down cake borrows all the flavors of its cousin and transforms them into a syrupy shallow cake that's unexpectedly elegant.

Cool Houses Clinging To Cliffs To Take In All The Beauty

Location is key when building a vacation home so naturally, the top of a cliff seems like an extraordinary and hard to refuse option. Up there you …

Funniest Quotes About Parents: Pin These for a Laugh

Thanks for all of the LOLs and Likes! We are still cracking up over your comments on these images. Here are the most popular humorous images we posted on Facebook -- and your favorite comments about them!<p>"And very seriously let me know that she hasn't had her daily quota of kisses...oh the guilt!" …

There’s No Wrong Way to Eat These 17 Peanut Butter Cup Recipes

Alright, let’s get a show of hands. Who out there can’t get enough of the dynamic flavor duo of chocolate and peanut butter? It’s a combo many of us fell in love with as kids — long before we were introduced to the wonders of Nutella. These 17 recipes featuring peanut butter cups take things to the …

Dessert

7 Foods That Boost Your Memory

"My absentminded clients are thrilled when they learn that there are nutritional and lifestyle strategies that may keep them from sliding down the slippery slope of memory loss," says Joy Bauer, R.D., author of <i>Food Cures</i>. "Every single suggestion listed here will also help improve overall health, …

Spiked Pistachio Cream Cake Milkshakes.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 14, 2014 35<p>This is my all time favorite thing.<p>I realize I say that about nearly everything which makes me a complete flake but …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Just For Fun Calligraphy by Joan Quirós

Following our post yesterday about ligatures, today we're excited to share yet another article about typography. This time we feature an incredible …

How to Paint With Light and Produce Creative Images: A Short Tutorial to Get You Started

It won't be incorrect to say that essentially, every photograph is a light painting. Indeed, most of the time we are capturing the light that is …

Gorgeous Stone Wall Mosaics Flow in Beautiful Spirals and Waves

Victoria, British Columbia-based artist duo Andreas Kunert and Naomi Zettl create gorgeous, decorative wall installations out of stone. The husband and wife, who own their own stonework design, consulting, and sculpting firm called <i>Ancient Art of Stone</i>, specialize in building murals, fireplaces, and …

Design

This Great Dane ate 43 socks: it was an X-ray that revealed the truth!

Complex Wooden Structure Composed of 9,076 Pieces

<i>Part to Whole</i> is a unique structure composed of 9,076 pieces of wood. The project, developed by HG-Architecture | LIVE COMPONENTS, was recently commissioned by the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Korea. The large scale installation piece is intended to visually convey the idea …

Art

DIY: KOOB (The Best Lawn Game. Ever.)

Every once in a while, you discover one of those things that changes how you have fun. That’s probably about to happen for you.<p>This is one of those …