Megan Gunning

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Coca-Cola's new soda machine lets you mix your own flavors via Bluetooth

Look out world, Coca-Cola is introducing beverages to Bluetooth.<p>On Friday, the company announced its brand new soda machine, the Coca-Cola Freestyle …

Flavors

Willow Smith Bravely Opens Up About Cutting Her Wrists

When Willow Smith released her debut single, “Whip My Hair,” in 2010, her life, from the outside, looked like it couldn’t be better. Her song reached …

Mental Health

May Day Marches and Protests Around the World: Pictures

Dwayne Johnson Just Cast John Cena in His New Movie, So the Feud Is Definitely Over

Longtime friends (and one-time frenemies) Dwayne Johnson and John Cena are working together on the big screen. On Monday, Johnson revealed that he has cast Cena in the lead role in his upcoming film <b>The Janson Directive</b>. "Found my star!" he announced via Twitter. "Been a long time coming and …

Cena

Avicii's family arrives in Oman as new details emerge on his death

<b>(CNN) —</b> Authorities are ruling out "criminal suspicion" in the death of superstar DJ Avicii, who died last week while vacationing in Oman.<p>Avicii, whose real name was Tim Bergling, was found dead Friday in the Omani capital of Muscat. A cause of death has not been released.<p>"Two postmortems were …

Music

This 9-year-old girl should be writing every caption for the New Yorker cartoons

Kids should just run everything, shouldn't they.<p>Comedy writer Bess Kalb shared pictures of the captions her cousin's 9-year-old child has written for …

Genndy Tartakovsky Explains Why His Lost ‘Clone Wars’ Still Lives In The New ‘Star Wars’ Movies

Back in 2012, I interviewed animator/filmmaker Genndy Tartakovsky at the Toronto Film Festival shortly before the premiere of his new animated film, <i>Hotel Transylvania</i>. At the time, it seemed like a different route for the animation giant, who gained mass acclaim for <i>Samurai Jack</i> and won an Emmy for …

Animation

Glass milk bottles make a comeback

<b>Dairy firms across the UK have seen a surge in demand for milk in glass bottles since the start of 2018.</b><p>Seventeen out of 20 dairy businesses contacted by BBC News have seen a rise in sales of glass milk bottles to homes and businesses amid concern over plastic waste.<p>Some have seen existing …

Sustainability

Lil Uzi Vert Apparently Left His Instagram Login On A Brothel Wall, And The Results Are Wild

Artists are apparently getting “hacked” all the time. Whether the “hacked” posts are gripes about label woes or something even more embarrassing, entertainers are quick to relinquish ownership of questionable posts. Sometimes, they’re lying after having one too many of <i>whatever</i>. Rarely, it’s a …

Dwayne Johnson Reveals How He Deals With Sadness, and It's Totally Relatable

Dwayne Johnson is known for his bulging biceps and larger-than-life action movie roles. But even a fit, good-looking celeb who is a family man and seems to have it all can struggle with mental health. After Dwayne opened up about his decades-long battles with depression, the former professional …

8 Unexpected Physical Symptoms Of Loneliness

Sometimes spending time alone is necessary, but prolonged social isolation can have some serious health effects. Feeling lonely can take a toll on …

Mental Health

Pete Davidson’s Honesty About Borderline Personality Disorder Matters

The 24-year-old comedian has been aggressively open about his Borderline Personality Disorder diagnosis.<p>When <i>Saturday Night Live</i> cast member Pete …

Mental Health

3 Tools of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to Manage Extreme Stress

I arrive at a job interview. I’m anxious. I really want this role. I was fired a month ago, and rent is due next week.<p>At least the receptionist is …

University of Pennsylvania

Mariah Carey Opens Up About Bipolar Disorder

Mariah Carey, the superstar singer who has lived in the public eye for three decades, has acknowledged that, in 2001, she learned that she had bipolar disorder.<p>Ms. Carey disclosed the diagnosis in an interview with People magazine’s editor in chief, Jess Cagle. A preview of the magazine’s cover …

Mental Health

Netflix Pulls Out of Cannes Following Rule Change (EXCLUSIVE)

Ted Sarandos says Netflix won’t be going to Cannes this year.<p>In an exclusive interview with <i>Variety</i>, Netflix’s chief content officer says that the …

Kevin Smith offers ailing Stan Lee to move in with him

The Hollywood Reporter published a story yesterday about Marvel legend Stan Lee's horrible living situation. A document allegedly written by the …

Marvel Comics

12 Must-Read Books If You Love Murder on the Orient Express

More locked-room mysteries for <i>Murder on the Orient Express</i> fans

Books

The Rise of the Millennial Mortician

Caitlin Doughty thinks we should get closer to our dead loved ones.<p>For most of us, a trip to a remote village in Indonesia to witness locals disinter their dead relatives’ mummified bodies and then hang out with them as though they were alive would be an alarming—if not completely …

Inside the Race to Hack the Human Brain

In an ordinary hospital room in Los Angeles, a young woman named Lauren Dickerson waits for her chance to make history.<p>She’s 25 years old, a …

The simple cult camera that inspired Instagram

A rudimentary plastic camera made in China in the 1980s became an iconic item – even influencing a certain photography app you probably have on your phone.<p>It looks like a scene from a Southern Gothic film.<p>The figure, dressed in a white shirt, stands at a lectern like a Bible Belt preacher, shining …

Photography

The woman who can’t forget

Some people can remember every single event in their life – what’s it like?<p>“When I was about a week old I remember being in this pink cotton blanket,” Rebecca Sharrock recalls. “I’d always know when it was Mum holding me, for some reason. I just instinctively always knew and she was my favourite …

The Brain

Netflix is bleeding millions because you’re too cheap to get your own account

According to an online poll conducted by <i>Reuters</i> this week, 12-percent of people who stream video content do so from someone else’s account — and that could be taking its toll on Netflix’s revenue.<p>The report says that 12-percent of adults admit to logging into a streaming service — Netflix, Hulu, …

Televisions

Meet Sam, the Trans Doll Helping Kids to Transition

Stacking doll Sam may be the first toy to physically illustrate the transition from one gender to another, making a journey from girl to boy as each …

I kicked my smartphone addiction by retraining my brain to enjoy being bored

As an only child who grew up before the rise of the Internet, boredom was my constant companion. Summers were an endless stretch of riding my bike around town, reading, and staring up into the sky, imagining stories that I later wrote into my tattered journals.<p>This tendency toward unscheduled …

Creativity

Hundreds of thousands march for LGBT rights in Madrid | Reuters

MADRID (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of people marched for LGBT rights in the WorldPride parade in Madrid on Saturday.<p>A convoy of more than 50 floats snaked through central Madrid amid a carnival atmosphere as part of celebrations marking the WorldPride parade, a celebration of lesbian, gay, …

LGBTQI

Catholics Should Accept and Love All LGBTQ People

Last year, a gunman stormed into the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, a place frequented by many in the gay community, and killed 49 people. It was the …

There’s an epidemic of LGBTQ hate violence. Here's how you can curb it.

When it comes to hate violence impacting the LGBTQ community in 2016, there's little good news. But there are ways you can have an impact moving …

Are ‘gay’ and ‘homosexual’ the same? Here’s what we found.

After Olympian Tyson Gay qualified for the 100-meter-dash final, Christian news outlet OneNews Now published an article with the following headline: “Homosexual Eases Into 100 Final at Olympic Trials.” The mistake was caused by the site’s editorial filter, which changed the athlete’s last name …

LGBTQI

9 Ways to Learn Photography

Want to learn how to take better photos, but don’t know where to start? Or maybe you feel like you have some basic photography skills, but don’t know …

Street Photography

Hokusai: the Great Wave that swept the world

He called himself Old Man Crazy To Paint and made his best work in his 70s. As his dragons, deities, poets and wrestlers go on show, we look at the obsessions of the poster-boy for Japanese art<p>Had Katsushika Hokusai died when he was struck by lightning at the age of 50 in 1810, he would be …

Art