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Al Roker embarrasses colleague on live TV

Add this to Al Roker‘s list of on-air “oops” moments.<p>The gaffe-prone weatherman revealed Weather Channel colleague Kait Parker’s engagement on live TV Thursday morning — and she didn’t appear too happy about it.<p>Roker unexpectedly dropped the news when Parker swung by the “Today” show Plaza and …

This French “feminist” TV commercial backfires spectacularly

French public television channel France 3 has made a significant stride forward in workplace equality: the majority of its presenters are women. As women strive to gain professional parity all over the world, it’s certainly an achievement worth celebrating.<p>The channel has even released a commercial …

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A typical week of school lunch for kids in Paris vs. New York

Popular opinion would have it that French kids are superior to American ones in many ways. I don’t buy it.<p>But there’s no disputing the fact France has a dramatically lower obesity rate than the United States, which they seem to accomplish by feeding their children Boeuf bourguignon and brie with a …

15 pictures of Prince Harry letting loose for his 31st birthday

In honor of his 31st birthday, we've collected 15 images that show off his princely sense of humor.<p>Known for being a bit of a playboy and international partier, it's no secret that the Prince has a goofy side.<p>Keep scrolling to see some of his silliest moments caught on camera.<p><i>(Captions by Sarah</i> …

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Plex and VLC are coming to the new Apple TV

If you’re worried for some reason that the new Apple TV might not have strong enough video chops with all those apps and games, good news: Plex and VLC, two of the best video apps around, are coming to Apple’s new set-top box.<p>According to a blog post this morning, VLC is developing a tvOS app. …

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My Epson Printer Wastes 25% of Its Ink

Last week a video created by Bellevue Fine Art went viral after it showed how much ink their large format Epson 9900 printers were wasting (Spoiler …

Going Hands-On With Apple's Newest Releases

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9 Signs You Might Be A People Pleaser

What would happen if you said yes to everything? This is the premise of a Jim Carrey movie, but it's also a character type.<p>People pleasers thrive off making other people happy. Is it admirable? Yes. Healthy? Not necessarily. It's one thing to value bringing joy to others, but those with the …

Why 'Earth 2.0' is actually nothing like Earth

Nasa's discovery of Kepler-452b, a planet orbiting around a distant star in deep space, has predictably caused waves of excitement on the internet, …

Four Accessories to Make Your Macro Photos Even Better

Creating better macro photos has a lot to do with lighting on top of your own creative vision. While the pros use a method called focus stacking …

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Rice organization uses fried food and folklore to revive a Shinto purification ritual

Traditions are just innovations that happened to catch on. Culinary traditions are no different<b>.</b> Some self-organize out of circumstance, such as</i> …

The 51st Paris air show – in pictures

The civil and military aviation industry descends on Le-Bourget airport for the Paris air show, with 120 aircraft taking to the skies during the week-long event

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