Melissa Frisella

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How Late-Night Comedy Fueled the Rise of Trump

Sneering hosts have alienated conservatives and made liberals smug.<p>点击这里阅读中文版本 | Read this article in Chinese.<p>A month after the election, Trevor Noah, the host of <i>The Daily Show</i>, published an op‑ed in <i>The</i> <i>New York Times</i> that sought to position himself and his show as instruments of healing in a broken …

16 types of birth control you need to know about - plus their pros and cons

<b>When it comes to birth control many women tend to stick to the Pill or condoms. But there are actually 16 options available right now - and what better time to acquaint yourself with them than on World Contraception Day.</b><p><b>Here's the lowdown...</b><p>A Telegraph Women and British Pregnancy Advisory Service …

Pregnancy

Generative Algorithms and Acrylic Paint Create Profound Digital Paintings

Using custom generative software, artist Helen Alexandra codes generative algorithms to create animations in real time, resulting in mind-bending digital paintings.<p>Using custom generative software, artist Helen Alexandra codes generative algorithms to create animations in real time, resulting in …

Editorial: We Are One With The Force: Learning To Love The Entire Star Wars Saga or How Fans Are Destroying The Fun

I'm a classic. But I'm <br>not perfect either. <br>Will you just love me as I am?<p><i>There's been an awakening</i>. <i></i><i>Star Wars</i> woke up from a dead sleep and fans are …

Star Wars

10 Books You Pretend To Have Read (And Why You Should Really Read Them)

Science fiction and fantasy offer a rich legacy of great books - but that abundant pile of reading material can also be daunting. So sometimes, it's …

Sherlock review – Cumberbatch channels Bond in the most explosive outing yet

<i>Spoiler alert: this review contains spoilers to the Sherlock episode The Six Thatchers, which aired on 1 January 2017.</i><p>It may have been discussed in advance for featuring the destruction of one strong Englishwoman – the plot involves the smashing of six statues of Margaret Thatcher – but the New …

TV

30 Hilarious Tweets About Marriage That Just Nailed It This Year

These are spot on. 😂<p>Married couples may like to think that their relationship is a unique and complex thing. But at the end of the day, it turns out that marriage is a surprisingly universal (and often hilarious) experience.<p>To prove it, we’ve compiled 30 of the funniest and most relatable marriage …

Motherhood

A Man Pays a Painful Price for Reliving His Happiest Memories in Scifi Short Again™

The premise of Mitch Glass’ short <i>Again™</i> is almost an anti-<i>Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind</i>. A heartbroken young man becomes obsessed with …

So You Want to Read Epic Fantasy: Here’s Where to Start

In this unsettled world, the death of the ruler of the desert princedom becomes the catalyst for power games of magical treachery as rival factions – …

Books

Multiple sclerosis drug 'a landmark'

<b>A drug that alters the immune system has been described as "big news" and a "landmark" in treating multiple sclerosis, doctors and charities say.</b><p>Trials, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, suggest the drug can slow damage to the brain in two forms of MS.<p>Ocrelizumab is the first drug …

Multiple Sclerosis

Why You Should Think Twice Before Moving in With Your Partner

Unmarried couples who live together or have kids together are more likely to be in relationships where one partner is much less committed, compared …