Marianne Nielssen

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How to use iMovie on iPhone

iMovie is a fun and powerful tool for creating short videos on your iPhone. We show how to take your first steps with this excellent app

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The Church of Trump

At the president’s rallies, his devotees find the relief of belonging—and something more, besides.<p>Two weeks before the Iowa caucuses, in late January 2016, the Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump announced to an audience in Sioux Center: “I could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and …

Donald Trump

Halfway to boiling: the city at 50C

You could see the physical change. Road surfaces started to melt … Dev Niyogi, American Meteorological Society<p>The blast of furnace-like heat ... literally feels life-threatening and apocalyptic Professor Nigel Tapper<p>Imagine a city at 50C (122F). The pavements are empty, the parks quiet, entire …

Climate Change

This New Anti-Aging Tinted CC Cream Is SO Good It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

Not getting the flawless, even results you want from your foundation anymore? It may be time to explore some other options–starting with a CC cream. …

Skin Care

Yes, Some Eyeliners Are More Adept At Tightlining — And These Are The Best Ones

If you're an eyeliner aficionado, you're likely already familiar with the technique of tightlining. It's a simple step that makes a huge difference …

Makeup

The Best Skin-Care Products for Redness and Rosacea, According to Dermatologists

Dealing with red, reactive skin and rosacea – a chronic condition where skin is overly sensitive, often with visible blood vessels and raised bumps …

Skin Care

Simplify your life with the mental model known as Occam’s razor

Legend has it that NASA spent a decade and millions of dollars developing a ballpoint pen that would work in zero gravity and function in extreme …

Stephen King

Gargling salt water is a seriously under-rated hack for fighting inflammation

You wake up in the morning with a telltale tickle in your throat. <i>Ruh roh.</i> Is it the first symptom of a cold, the flu, or—<i>gulp</i>—strep throat? Before …

Saltwater

This New Dark Spot Product Works SO Fast It Already Has A 5-Star Review At Sephora

Dark spots are the worst and one of the hardest skincare conditions to find a solution to. Most treatments, correctors, and serums on the market fail …

Skin Care

Trump’s Crusade Against ‘Fake News’ Is Poised to Turn Violent

President Trump is on a two-week working vacation at his Bedminster, New Jersey golf club, and he appears to be having a difficult time relaxing. As …

Donald Trump

Amazon's Read-Along App for Kids Is Now Free

You know those viral videos where it looks like you’re spying on a text conversation? They vary in satisfaction, but they’re hard to turn away from. …

Kids

The Best Books of 2018 (So Far)

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Books

Rejuvenate Your Skin With the 9 Best Products for Sun Damage Over 50

With the help of the best products for sun-damaged skin, it's possible to clear up some of the reminders we have on our faces and bodies from days of …

Skin Care

Hips don’t lie: A month of daily RomWOD workouts actually made me more flexible

You know that woman who really gets low when she squats? Or how about the one you’ve seen in yoga class who can touch her nose to her knees in a …

Exercise

How to Make Sure You're Getting the Internet Speeds You're Paying For

It’s probably been a while since you signed up for internet service, but you should have an idea of how fast your plan is. If not, give your ISP a …

Git

A Sociologist Examines the “White Fragility” That Prevents White Americans from Confronting Racism

In more than twenty years of running diversity-training and cultural-competency workshops for American companies, the academic and educator Robin DiAngelo has noticed that white people are sensationally, histrionically bad at discussing racism. Like waves on sand, their reactions form predictable …

Race & Ethnicity

DONALD TRUMP'S ALL-CAPS IRAN TWEET IS A BIG DEAL

<b>(CNN) —</b> First, an admission: I have no idea why President Donald Trump tweeted the following at 11:24 p.m. Eastern Time on Sunday night:<p><i>"To Iranian President Rouhani: NEVER, EVER THREATEN THE UNITED STATES AGAIN OR YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH FEW THROUGHOUT HISTORY HAVE EVER</i> …

Donald Trump

Trump to Discontinue Obama-Era Practice of Using Lowercase Letters

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Charting a sharply different course from that of his predecessor in the White House, Donald J. Trump announced on Monday that he would discontinue the Obama-era practice of using lowercase letters.<p>In a series of early-morning tweets, Trump announced the ban on …

Mobile Devices

Why I’m No Longer a Russiagate Skeptic

Facts are piling up, and it’s getting harder to deny what’s staring us in the face.<p>When I wrote, back in February, that I was skeptical that President Donald Trump would ever be proved to have secretly colluded with Russia to sway the 2016 election in his favor, I mistyped.<p>What I meant to write was …

Donald Trump

Every Netflix secret category for porn, revealed

If you want to find porn on Netflix, we’ve already done the hard work for you. Here are our guides to the sexiest movies and TV series on Netflix. …

Critically-Acclaimed

Life Is Suffering, and Everything Is Temporary

Late one night, filmmaker Brad Bischoff sat down with his father-in-law, Roberto Olivera, for a couple of beers. Bischoff knew little about Olivera’s background, save for Olivera’s heritage as a Mexican immigrant. He decided to ask. “I remember being totally awestruck by his captivating story,” …

The Truth Is Somewhere in the History Channel's UFO Conspiracy Drama Project Blue Book

In <i>Project Blue Book, Game of Thrones</i>’ Aiden Gillen plays a skeptical investigator of all things alien. But as this first trailer for the Hstory …

Paranormal

Russian Speakers Explain What Putin Actually Said About Trump

In Helsinki, the Russian president didn’t confess to meddling. But he left no doubt about who he wanted to win the U.S. election.<p>On Tuesday, I noted that one of the key exchanges in the Trump–Putin press conference in Finland doesn’t appear in full in the White House transcript, or at all in the …

Donald Trump

The Way Trump and the GOP Deal with Russian Attacks is ‘Textbook Treason’

This is an extraordinary moment. It is without equal not only in American history but in modern history.<p>The indictments of the 12 Russian military …

Donald Trump is an illegitimate president — and here is why

It’s all right there in the indictment — day by day, hack by hack, theft by theft — how agents of the Russian intelligence service, the GRU, set out …

6 books Barack Obama recommends reading this summer

For the first time since leaving office, Barack Obama is returning to Kenya and South Africa, where he’ll speak in remembrance of the 100th …

Mueller’s map: What 35 indictments and pleas tell us

<b>Mueller has now indicted</b> or secured guilty pleas from 32 people and three Russian companies.<p><b>Vox's tally:</b> "four former Trump advisers, 26 Russian …

Republicans Thought Peter Strzok Would Be a Punching Bag. He Just Knocked Them Out.

He was supposed to be a key in the imaginary conspiracy Trump’s congressional lackeys and media fantasists have desperately tried to write as …

Merkel Asks Mueller If There’s Anything She Can Do to Help

BRUSSELS (The Borowitz Report)—The German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, took a break from the <i>NATO</i> summit in Brussels on Wednesday to ask the independent counsel, Robert Mueller, if there is anything she can do to help.<p>According to those familiar with the phone conversation, Merkel told Mueller that …

Angela Merkel

10 History Books That ‘Game of Thrones’ Fans Need To Read, Because The Red Wedding Was Based On A Real-Life Event

Whether you're a TV fan waiting for season eight, or a long-suffering book fan still holding out hope that <i>The Winds of Winter</i> will be published at …