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Absolutely Fabulous and the Curse of the Endless Party

Over its two-decade history, the British comedy has made an absurd comic spectacle out of the inevitability of women aging.<p>The 1990s were something of a golden decade for portrayals of women segueing angstily into middle age, Smirnoff bottle in one hand, self-help book in the other. In 1995, CBS …

Eastern Europe

Here’s How to Use Your Daily Habits For Writing Better Content in Less Time

I write every day for my blog as well as other publications. I'm a big fan of guest posting, and every day I do everything I can to reinforce better …

Reader’s Picks: The Best Campsites in America

What makes a great campsite is the people you’re sharing it with, and the experiences that you have when you’re out there in the wilderness. But some …

One Man Single-Handedly Repopulates Rare Butterfly Species In His Own Backyard

The California Pipevine Swallowtail (Battus philenor hirsuta) is a locally rare butterfly within San Francisco. Now, thanks to California Academy of …

Aniston essay inspires actresses to address sexist standards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When one of Hollywood's most objectified women talks about tabloid culture, people listen. But while actresses are cheering …

JoJo's Record Label Forced Her To Lose Weight With Injections And A 500-Calorie Diet

"It was the most unhealthy thing I’ve ever done.”<p>Singer JoJo’s break up anthem “Leave (Get Out)” became the go-to song for scorned lovers in the early aughts, but its message could’ve easily been directed at her former record label.<p>After years spent in pop star purgatory, fighting for control of …

The Basics Of Home Canning

<i>by the editors of</i> Rodale's Organic Life<p>Think of canning as a precision form of cooking.<p>When canning, you will use ordinary kitchen skills but must observe instructions exactly to ensure that the food is sterilized and safe. This is one time when you definitely shouldn't improvise.<p><b>Select Jars and</b> …

10 Reasons You're Stuck In A Life You Don't Want To Be Living

Everyone says they want to live a great life, have healthy relationships and look and feel their best, but how many are willing to put in the work day-after-day? If you look around your life and listen to all of the whining you'll soon find that most people are situated comfortably in their …

7 tiny gardens you can copy at home!

Immersion in nature has many proven benefits. It has been known to improve concentration, creativity, and calmness. There is no doubting the sense of …

Landscaping

Your Self-Consciousness Is Killing Your Creativity (And What to Do About It)

Self-consciousness is the enemy of all creative expressions.<p>We are all naturally creative. The human race's creative power is distributed in all of us, not concentrated in selected few. Every object or product you know today, however old or new, however simple or sophisticated, holds the stories of …

Creativity

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From Anita Pallenberg to Kate Moss, Vogue’s Guide to the Original Festival Girls

You’ll find her where the music is—on lawns, backstage, in tents, slogging through the mud, or among the screaming crowds. She’s the festival girl, and with Coachella kicking off the concert season this weekend, she is fashion’s current fixation.<p><b>Kate Moss,</b> who famously wore cutoffs and Wellies to …

A New Documentary Shows How Gene Roddenberry Almost Killed Star Trek TNG

Former <i>Star Trek</i> star William Shatner has made a slew of <i>Trek</i> documentaries in recent years, so when I saw he had a new one about the first few years …

Christopher Walken, Iggy Pop, Debbie Harry & Other Celebs Read Tales by Edgar Allan Poe

Back in 1997, Hal Willner recorded, <i>Closed On Account of Rabies</i>, an audio compilation featuring well-known artists reading macabre stories by Edgar …

Screen Legends Who Got Their Big Break on The Twilight Zone

<i>Burt Reynolds as Rocky Rhodes in “The Bard” | Image: CBS</i><p><i>The Twilight Zone</i> broke ground in multiple fashions. One way in which the series pioneered is …

Science Fiction

A Supercut of 57 Phone Call Scenes in Movies Edited Together Into One Long Phone Call

Burger Fiction created “Movie Phone Super Call” a supercut of 57 phone call scenes in movies edited together into one long phone call. The full list …

Web Hosting

James Bond Movie Theme Songs, Ranked Worst to Best

22<p>‘The Man with the Golden Gun’ (Lulu)<p>A fitting theme song for a Bond movie in which the villain is largely defined by the fact that he has a third …

Music

12 creative put-downs turned into cheeky typographic art by Lisa Maltby

It can be challenging to stay sane and push your skills forward as a freelance creative, particularly when it's a field under so much scrutiny. And …

Real-Life Paper Doll with 9 Paper Cutouts Inspired by Iconic Fashion Designs

Ajax Lee est un photographe qui a toujours été intéressé par le monde de la mode. Comme chaque photoshoot de mode se concentre uniquement sur les …

Yves Saint Laurent

Tomato Onion Salad Recipe (Mediterranean salad)

<i>A simple Mediterranean heirloom tomato onion salad with lots of fresh herbs and feta cheese, dressed in a lovely olive oil and vinegar dressing!</i><i>I’m</i> …

No Brine, No Heat: Easy Pickled Onions in Just 15 Minutes

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Raw onions are lot like Björk's music: I recognize their inherent value, and in a limited set of cases I absolutely love them, but more often than not my impulse is to say...<i>uh, no thanks</i>.<p>In Björk's case—and this is pure …

Onions

The Best Way to Use Your Zucchini Surplus

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to to 400°F. Place 2 tablespoons of the oil, panko, and Parmesan in a medium bowl and mix to …

Sanders loyalists bash Clinton nomination, clash with police

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bernie Sanders loyalists protested inside and outside the Democratic National Convention site and clashed with police on Tuesday …

Meet the Never Hillary Protesters Camping Out at the DNC

"There's a big culture of sharing and mutual aid, and people coming together and looking out for each other."<p>Makeshift campsites have taken over the DNC — or at least a part of it. In the southeastern corner of Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park in South Philly, the Never Hillary crowd has set up …

This "Camping With Cats" Instagram account is almost too cute to handle, but you should try anyway

As if there weren’t already enough reasons to be obsessed with Instagram, cat lovers, prepare to basically burst with cuteness, because Camping With …

21 new World Heritage Listed places to add to your bucket list

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Share via Email<br>• Pin to Pinterest<br>• Share on Google Plus<p>Fossil-rich cliffs in Canada from 500 million years ago, …

The Best & Easiest Homemade Cat Food: Bone Broth Based Recipe Variations for a Healthy, Diversified Diet - Cat Approved!

The Best & Easiest Homemade Cat Food: Bone Broth Based Recipe Variations for a Healthy, Diversified Diet - Cat Approved!<p>Updated on April 16, 2016<p><b>A</b> …

How to go Mattress Shopping for the BEST Mattress for Your Body - Real Information from an Ex-Mattress Salesperson

How to go Mattress Shopping for the BEST Mattress for Your Body - Real Information from an Ex-Mattress Salesperson<p>Updated on July 10, 2016<p>I sold …