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The Definitive Guide to Cuffing, Rolling, and Stacking Your Jeans

Solving one of menswear's most confusing dilemmas for good.<p>It's often the simplest problems that are the trickiest to navigate when it comes to getting dressed. A perfect case in point of this is figuring out just what to do with the bottoms of your jeans. Rolling, cuffing, tailoring, and stacking …

Men's Fashion

Why Deep Work Helps You Get More Done in Less Time

Ever since I spoke with Cal Newport about the rules for focused success in a distracted world, and read his most recent book, I’ve become an …

Time Management

The myth of self-control

Psychologists say using willpower to achieve goals is overhyped. Here’s what actually works.<p>As the Bible tells it, the first crime committed was a lapse of self-control. Eve was forbidden from tasting the fruit on the tree of knowledge. But the temptation was too much. The fruit was just so …

Psychology

Why you can’t get that one song out of your head: The science of earworms

“Bad Romance” by Lady Gaga. “Don't Stop Believin' ” by Journey. Katy Perry's “California Gurls.”<p>If you spend the rest of the day with the words “Just a small town girl/living in a lonely world” or “Ra ra ah-ah-ah/Ro ma ro-mah-mah” running an endless loop through your head, we're sorry. But know …

University of London

How Trevor Noah went from biracial youth in S. Africa to leading light on U.S. TV

NEW YORK — Trump. Trump. Clinton. The Obamas dancing like dorks.<p>Such is the stuff of a recent pre-election morning meeting at “The Daily Show” headquarters. Trevor Noah enters, water bottle and orange in hand, and wedges himself in among the writers, his back never pressing against the sofa.<p>“Can we …

Comedy

10 Unusual and Awesome Hotels for Your Travel Bucket List

When it comes to finding the perfect hotel for an upcoming vacation, there are many factors that can go into your decision. Whether you’re looking for a honeymoon destination, babymoon locale or just somewhere to get away with your BFF or S.O., location, amenities and budget are just a few of the …

Boston

Almost Christmas nails the one scene a Christmas movie needs to get right

The rest of the movie, though, is pretty forgettable.<p>Movies where a large family gathers to celebrate Christmas only have to nail one scene, and <i>Almost Christmas</i> does, more or less.<p>It’s the scene at Christmas dinner where everything comes to a head. You know the one: Every member of the family has …

Movies

‘Arrival’: 5 Reasons the Brainy Sci-Fi Thriller Scored

“Arrival,” a brainy sci-fi thriller, scored at the weekend box office, debuting to an impressive $24 million and muscling its way into the awards …

Film Industry

Movie Review - Arrival (2016)

<b>Arrival, 2016</b>.<p>Directed by Denis Villeneuve.<br>Starring Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg, Mark O’Brien and Tzi …

[Review] 'Shut In' Doesn't Live Up to its Thrilling Premise - Bloody Disgusting

For a film claiming to be a thriller, <b>Shut In</b> pulls more from horror in the most predictable ways it can, whenever it can. It’s a beautifully shot …

Horror

Watch Emma Watson in first ‘Beauty and the Beast’ live-action film trailer

Disney remake will open in cinemas in March 2017<p>The first trailer for the upcoming live-action <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> film has been released.<p>Disney’s</i> …