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Happy white males

Former President Bill Clinton said in an interview days ago, “Donald Trump doesn’t know much. But one thing he does know is how to get angry, white men to vote for him.”<p>Thank you former President Bill Clinton for the endorsement of my book, “Angry White Male.” After his wife Hillary’s devastating …

Trump was right to try to stop Obama from tying his hands on Israel

The Egyptian decision to withdraw the one-sided anti-Israel Security Council resolution should not mask the sad reality that it is the Obama administration that has been pushing for the resolution to be enacted. The United States was trying to hide its active ‘behind the scenes’ roll by preparing …

Matthew Lewis (A.K.A. Neville Longbottom) Is Engaged!

Matthew Lewis, who has transformed over the years from Harry Potter's companion Neville Longbottom into an IRL underwear model, is now engaged. Apologies to Gryffindors, Ravenclaws, Hufflepuffs, and Slytherins, but the lucky Muggle is Angela Jones.<p>The couple met in January and began dating in July. …

Universal Studios

Classy AF Pieces to Channel Your Inner Jackie O.

With last weekend's release of "Jackie" (which has already earned its star Natalie Portman a Best Actress Golden Globe nom, BTW), we're reminded of why Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis...

Clothing

8 Ways Your Body Changes in Your 20s, 30s, & 40s

We all (well, hopefully all) learned in middle school about the major transitions that come along with puberty. But what sex ed <i>doesn't</i> teach us is that our bodies are in a constant state of flux, not just during puberty. Long after we've reached our adult heights, our bodies continue growing in …

Women's Health

Zac Efron and Dwayne Johnson Are the Perfect Shirtless, Hilarious Pair in the New *Baywatch* Trailer

Paramount Pictures is basically trolling us right now, because just as we're settling into our winter bodies under a fort of blankets, the studio goes and premieres the new <i>Baywatch</i> trailer, complete with iconic red-swimsuit-wearing, impossibly good-looking lifeguards running in slow motion. And …

Film Industry

9 Hidden iPhone Features to Start Using ASAP

Whether you've been a loyal iPhone user for years or you're hoping to unwrap one over the holidays this year, there's always <i>something</i> to learn about the reigning smartphone supreme. We took a deep-dive into iOS 10 and the iPhone 7 to uncover the little-known tips, tricks, and features that are both …

Apps

Makeup Tips to Steal From Celebrities Who Do Their Own Makeup

Just as we could all eat healthy if we had personal chefs, we could all resemble celebrities if we had on-call glam squads. You've had these thoughts before if you're anything like us. Here's the thing, though—some of the most beautiful famous faces actually do their own makeup much of the time. …

Maisie Williams

10 Harry Potter Spells We Need in Our Real Lives

There is very little the collected powers of your mind, your willpower, and your smart phone cannot accomplish. But there are still a few times when it'd be nice to have a little magical assistance, right? If any of these spells from the wizarding world of Harry Potter were real, we'd use them …

Harry Potter

Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone's *La-La Land* Duet Will Leave Your Heart in a Puddle

Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, They Of Perfect Onscreen Chemistry, are at it again in the forthcoming film <i>La-La Land</i>, which looks dreamy AF and happens to be on our list of movies we would brave a polar vortex for this winter. Judging by the first trailer, it kind of looks like they're going to be …

La La Land

4 Need-To-Know Rental Services to Score the Perfect Holiday Look

We all know about Rent the Runway, but when it comes to renting there's a whole other realm of possibilities, especially when it comes to gearing up for holiday merriment. From office parties to Friendsgiving to New Year's Eve festivities, there's a lot of territory to fill in the style …

New York City

Every *Harry Potter* Movie Is Condensed Into One Magical Video in This Fan-Made Film

If you don't have a spare 59 hours to re-read all of the <i>Harry Potter</i> books—that's two and a half days straight without accounting for snack breaks (yikes!)—you might feel like you're fresh out of luck when it comes to getting your nostalgia fix. Even a book worm has to take breaks! And …

Film Industry

The Best Winter Nail Polish Colors for 2018

One of the best things about winter—right behind the holiday sales, the festive bags, and layers of cozy fabric we'll cocoon in from now until March—is the fun that comes with swapping the bright shades we've had in rotation for something more evocative of sweater weather. We're talking nail colors …

Marc Jacobs

Ivanka Trump Wants to "Speak Out" Against Climate Change—Will That Actually Do Anything to Stop It?

Ice caps are melting. The sea level is rising. Global temperatures are hotter than ever before. Extreme weather—floods, droughts, tornados, you name it—is occurring with increasing (and alarming) frequency. No, it's not just coincidence—the reasons for these environmental nightmares all point to …

Donald Trump

12 Movies to Watch on Netflix Over Thanksgiving Weekend

You're going to be in a food coma, after all.<p>1. <i>Adventures in Babysitting</i><p>This is one of the most delightful babysitter romps of all time — and clean fun for the whole family. Just cover your little cousin's ears when Elisabeth Shue says "Don't fuck with the babysitter." It's a classic line.<p>2. <i>How to</i> …

Pixar's Newest Short Film Is Absolutely Adorable

You can watch it for free!<p>Had a long week? Well, you've come to the right place because we're about to show you something that will make your day.<p>Say hello to <i>Piper</i>, Pixar's latest short film. It tells the tale of a ridiculously cute sandpiper bird and her quest to go out into the world on her own. …

15 Clever Things You Need to Decorate If You Have a Teeny-Tiny Apartment

Home Decorating

Twitter's Bullying Problem Is So Bad That No Investors Want to Buy It

In case you haven't noticed, Twitter has a bit of a bullying problem. Its trolls—and even some regular ol' users—are known to do anything from insulting others to making threats on their lives. But now it seems that Twitter may finally be paying a price for allowing that kind of harassment and …

21 Addictive TV Series to Stream on Netflix on a Rainy Day

<i>Blegh</i>, rain. It gets you soaked, ruins your hair, cancels outdoor plans, and makes even basic everyday activities pretty miserable—that is, except for one. Rainy days provide the ideal opportunity to burn through a quality Netflix series. From old favorites to buzzy newcomers, these 21 shows will</i> …

TV

Yellow-Faced Bees Are on the Endangered Species List Now

Seven yellow-faced bee species were just added to the endangered species list. They're the only type of bee native to Hawaii and the first endangered bee in the U.S.<p>In addition to the bees, three other Hawaiian animals—a bird, a damselfly, and a shrimp—and 39 plants are now protected under the …

Biodiversity

17 “Spooky” Movies Even the Biggest Scaredy Cat Can Watch This Halloween 2016

If you're too old for <i>It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown</i> but too chicken for <i>Friday the 13th</i>, then you need something between "silly" and "scary" to get you in the mood for Halloween this year. You need spooky. Specifically, one of <i>these</i> spooky movies, which are suitable for 'fraidy cats of …

Horror

The Men of *High School Musical* Reunited for the Most Adorable Selfies Ever

They're still in this together. Former <i>High School Musical</i> stars Zac Efron, Lucas Grabeel, and Corbin Bleu continue to support each other after all these years. One example? They recently reunited to cheer each other on Wildcat-style once more—and to take a couple selfies.<p>Efron and Grabeel met up in …

New York City

This Genius Trick Makes Putting On Glitter Nail Polish So Much Easier

Glitter nail polish: So pretty to look at, such a b-tch to put on, amirite? All my nail polish lovers out there <i>know</i> this struggle. Getting that perfect application that doesn't come out gloopy, patchy, uneven, or take hours to dry can feel near impossible. And let's not even talk about the removal …

Nails

'Cup Noodles' Turns 45: A Closer Look At The Revolutionary Ramen Creation

Cup Noodles, the dorm-room staple that cooks in three minutes, turns 45 this month. There's no better place to celebrate than its very own museum in Yokohama, Japan.<p>"This is the museum that really honors the creator of instant ramen and Cup Noodles," says museum manager Yuya Ichikawa, who leads me …

Japan

Gunman Fired Into S.C. School, but Heroes Stopped Him and Saved Lives

Quick-thinking, well-trained, heroic teachers may have prevented another school massacre.<p>The 14-year-old boy who authorities say wounded a teacher and two pupils Wednesday at a South Carolina elementary school fired his weapon directly into a classroom but was prevented from getting inside, school …

Heroism

23 Phil Dunphy Moments That Will Always Make You Laugh

Warning: This might be too Phil-tastic for you to handle.

Arctic Sea Ice Melts to Its Second Smallest Area on Record

Arctic sea ice cover reached the second-lowest point on record this month, tying a level last reached in 2007, according to a report from scientists …

Global Warming

16 Books You Should Read Before They Become Movies or TV Shows

Emily Blunt

Fall's New Fitness Trackers Are Seriously Stylish

If you've held off on getting a fitness tracker until you found one that looked a little less, well, tech-y, now's your moment. Designers are launching some very cool new ways to...

Fitness Technology