Michael Cooper

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Fit in 4: Four exercises to help you sleep

This is the perfect bedtime routine.<p>The relationship between exercise and sleep is well documented – whether you’re boosting levels of feel good …

Dissecting a Louis C.K. Joke to Highlight How Well the Comedian Uses Language to Create Humor

The Nerdwriter (Evan Puschak) dissects a joke by Louis C.K. about playing Monopoly with his daughters to highlight how well the comedian uses …

Life, Men, and Love: 26 Pieces of Advice From My Dad That All Women Should Hear

Some of the best advice I've ever received has been from my dad, but I didn't quite realize that until I got older. My "all-knowing" father spits out life lessons every other sentence, so I usually respond with an eye roll. But as I began to come across experiences in my life where his words were …

The grief of losing a pet is traumatic and universal. So why don't we talk about it? | Eliza Henry-Jones

Animals are accepted as part of the family but there is an overwhelming perception that mourning their loss is not truly valid. That needs to change<p>Three weeks ago, I euthanised my 27-year-old horse, Cheque. We’d been together since I was 14 and he was – and remains – my special horse: the one I …

Introduction to Psychology: A Free Course from Yale University

Taught by Yale professor Paul Bloom, this course presents an Introduction to Psychology and tries to explain what makes us tick:<p>What do your dreams …

Psychology

12 Books Every Woman Should Read Right Now

Recommended reading for 2016<p>This year (let's face it, every year) was a complicated one to be a woman in America. There were undeniably exhilarating highs as we collectively watched the acheivements of women athletes at the summer Olympics; the glorious heights attained by young women like Simone …

27 things you didn't know your iPhone could do

Even though we use our iPhones all day every day, there are still a handful of features that are relatively unknown.<p>Some of these features are buried …

The Insanely Tough 10-Pound Dumbbell Workout

Who says iron has to be heavy to get a good workout?<p><i>Men's Health</i> fitness advisor BJ Gaddour can overhead press 100-pound dumbbells and make it look easy. But that doesn't mean he won't use light weights too.<p>"Ten-pound dumbbells can challenge your muscles and cardiovascular system in ways that heavy …

The Best Ways to Touch Your Woman's Breasts

You can think of a million things, but these are the ones she'll love<p>Breasts are affectionately referred to as "fun bags" for a reason: They're <i>really freaking fun</i> to play with. They're round! They're perky! They're soft! They're squishy! They're even a bit of a mystery, which is why you need to …

The Gathering Of The Juggalos Is Moving Its Crazy Show To Missouri

Is it a coincidence that not even a year after our own Vince Mancini visited the Gathering of the Juggalos and filmed a documentary of his trip with his ragtag group of Juggahos the festival is being moved to another state? Probably. But whether <i>Whoop Dreams</i> has anything to do with the festival’s …

Get To Know Bill Murray Better With This Delightfully Candid Interview He Did With Charlie Rose

Bill Murray isn’t exactly averse to doing interviews — he regularly appears on Letterman and a number of other shows, but those are almost always light-hearted and short and because of that he has somehow managed to remain rather mysterious over the years. He doesn’t feel like someone we, his …

In Which Morgan Freeman Narrates A Juggalo Documentary (NSFW)

It’s a pretty simple concept at work here, but that’s okay because it’s only a 90-second video: Morgan Freeman’s narration from ‘March of the Penguins’ plus ‘American Juggalo‘ equals ‘March of the Juggalos.’ Is there an E in “Juggaloes” by the way? I don’t think we’ve ever confirmed. I need to …

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Last Days

<i>In honor of Philip Seymour Hoffman’s final film,</i> A Most Wanted Man, <i>hitting theaters today, we are reprinting David Browne’s cover story on the</i> …

500 Greatest Albums of All Time

100<p>The Zombies, ‘Odessey and Oracle’<p><i>Columbia, 1969</i><p><i>Odessey and Oracle</i> wasn't released in the U.S. until 1969 – two years after it was recorded and the …

Gary Busey’s Nephew Is Operating An Outdoor Strip Club… At The Gathering Of The Juggalos

It’s that time of year again, where the internet is flooded with photos and stories directly from the Gathering of the Juggalos. Only this year, it looks as if these updates from deep within the Dark Carnival are happening in real time. The Gathering of the Juggalos has moved from the desolate, …

Beer and BBQ: A (Cancer-Fighting!) Match Made in Heaven

The warm-weather combo is even better than you imagined<p>Meat and beer are the stuff barbecue season and dreams are made of. Now, a new study suggests combining the two may be even <i>better</i> than you thought: Researchers in Portugal found that marinating meat in a beer decreased the levels of …

For The Love Of Oysters: How A Kiss From The Sea Evokes Passion

Question: Which of these foods are said to stir passion? An oyster, and avocado or a turnip? (Scroll down to the bottom for the answer.)<p>One of these, at least, is a gimme. The stories linking oysters and other shellfish to lust go back to at least the ancient Greeks.<p>Think of the image of Aphrodite, …

Philip Seymour Hoffman's Alleged Drug Dealer, Robert Vineberg: I'm a 'Scapegoat'

An alleged heroin dealer who was arrested following the tragic death of Philip Seymour Hoffman says he and the late actor were friends who bonded …

Philip Seymour Hoffman

Your Mid-Week Guide To DVD & Blu-ray: The Counselor Lost Ender’s Game

If there’s a theme for this week’s new DVDs, it would be films that failed to live up to their expectations. Besides <i>The Counselor</i> (pictured above) there’s a big budget box office bomb, a critical darling forgotten by the Oscars, an historical (<i>that’s right, Vince I said ‘an historical’</i>) biopic the …

Porn Actress Heidi Van Horny Will Have Sex With 23 Men On Her 23rd Birthday

Heidi Van Horny has only been working as an adult film actress for two months, but she’s quickly becoming a household name. Two weeks ago, the Toronto Sun reported that the 22-year old actress might be looking to substantially increase the number of men that she’s had sex with on camera from 10 to …

50 Envelopes Of Heroin Reportedly Found In Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Apartment, Along With Other Drugs

We had a nice day of remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman and what an amazing actor he was, but a day later, it seems it’s time everyone turns their attention to all the lurid details of his death. I admit, I can’t help wanting to know more myself. According to the latest reports, it seems Hoffman …

Celebrate Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Incredible Career With A Few Of Our Favorite Scenes

Philip Seymour Hoffman, who tragically died yesterday at the too-young age of 46, was one of Hollywood’s greatest actors, arguably the greatest of his generation. He had the ability to move seamlessly from comedy to drama, delivering solid, fully-developed performances. He’s left us with an …

Watch This Eerie Trailer For A Doc About The White Supremacist Takeover Of A North Dakota Town

This documentary isn’t finished yet, but I couldn’t resist posting it, because the story’s interesting and the trailer is eerie as hell. Back in 2012, a guy named Craig Cobb moved into a ghost town in North Dakota called Leith (pronounce Leeth), which had between 16 and 24 residents, depending on …

NYPD Arrests Four At Heroin House Where Philip Seymour Hoffman Allegedly Bought Drugs

This story sort of reminds me of <i>Gangs of New York,</i> where the Tammany Hall guy has to make it look like he’s tough on crime, so he goes into the Five Points and Bill the Butcher delivers him some schmucks to hang. At least, that’s the impression I get from the four people the NYPD just arrested at …

Aaron Sorkin Penned A Chilling Obituary For Philip Seymour Hoffman

Aaron Sorkin, the writer and creator of <i>Sports Night</i>, <i>West Wing</i>, and <i>The Newsroom</i>, is also a recovering addict. He was a long-time cocaine abuser, an addiction that was in part responsible for his divorce. His first stint in rehab was in 1995, and his second one was in 2001, though he has stated that …