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“The Fault in Our Stars” has been unfairly bashed by critics who don’t understand it

Those condemning “Fault in Our Stars” as immature are blinded by their own prejudices<p>What makes a novel, or any other piece of writing, "literature"? There are at least two ways to answer that question. If you're Ruth Graham, author of a recent essay in Slate titled "Against YA: Adults Should Be …

13 Fears 'Supernatural' Will Help You Conquer

<i>Supernatural</i> returns with its ninth season on Tuesday, promising plenty of bloody battles and manly tears.<p>The show's overstock of demon-hunting tips …

The Few, The Fervent: Fans Of 'Supernatural' Redefine TV Success

<b>Listen · 5:15</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>How do you measure love?<p>OK, it's a huge question. And maybe not one generally applied to television. But the metrics of success determine whether a television show lives or dies. (If this is the sort of topic that seems frivolous, consider the …

Misha Collins Of 'Supernatural' On Directing, Angels, The Spinoff And Castiel's Future

One of the best developments in recent history on "Supernatural" was the introduction of the Men of Letters.<p>In the past couple of seasons, brothers Sam and Dean Winchester have had a snazzy new bunker to use when they're not hunting down all manner of evil-minded entities and creatures across …

Why Does Supernatural Have So Many Female Fans?

When Eric Kripke pitched <i>Supernatural</i>, it was aimed like a laser beam at a young male demographic. So, how come, when I attended the <i>Supernatural</i> …

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'Supernatural': Lindsey McKeon dishes on Tessa's shocking decision

<b>Spoiler alert: If you haven’t watched the May 13 episode of Supernatural, you probably want to stop reading now. Actually, you definitely want to</b> …

The CW Is Still Stumped About A ‘Supernatural’ Spinoff

A few weeks ago, The CW tried to make “<i>Bloodlines</i>” happen. The short review of this backdoor pilot spinoff to <i>Supernatural</i> is: It f*cking sucked.<p>Fortunately The CW agreed, and axed it from its Fall lineup. But Mark Pedowitz, president of The CW, insists that a new not-terrible spinoff is due any …

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Study: What You Would Be Doing If You Spent Less Time Online

More time online means less time socializing, studying, and sleeping.<p>Most of us have heard our parents or grandparents complain that the digital age has corrupted the youth and taken them away from doing “better things.” Whether or not this is an accurate assessment, no one had ever really figured …

How Superstition Works

Good-luck socks, numbers, and stars: Magical thinking remains popular across cultures and professions.<p>In May 1988, Donald Regan, former White House Chief of Staff to President Ronald Reagan, released his memoirs to a flood of publicity. His insider’s view of the presidency revealed that, over a …

Essentials to Getting Started with Low-Light and Night Photography

Low-light and night photography follow the same basic fundamentals of photography but there are some techniques that are more prevalent and worth …

The Ultimate Guide to Learning how to use Your first DSLR

In this guide we share tips on how to use a DSLR. It's perfect for beginner photographers with their first camera. You'll be taking great photos in …

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30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

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The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

The editors at Amazon.com recently came out with a list of the Best Books of 2013 So Far, which ranks the best books released between January and June 2013.<p>"Customers looking for great summer reads will find an eclectic selection on the list this year, from the very best fiction to compelling …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

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How to Overcome Bad Lighting and Bad Backgrounds as a Wedding Photographer

Bad light and a poor location can quickly derail a shoot. But it doesn’t have to be that way. These obstacles can be overcome through smart placement …

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Cory Monteith's Greatest "Glee" Performances

Vancouver Police confirmed the Glee star's death Saturday. Here are some of his most memorable performances on the Fox series as Finn Hudson.

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Cory Monteith obituary

The Canadian actor Cory Monteith, who has been found dead in a Vancouver hotel room aged 31, shot to fame as the all-American student Finn Hudson in …

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Hollywood Mourns Cory Monteith On Twitter

It's breaking my heart to write about this, as it seems to be some sort of haze-filled nightmare. And I'm not the only one. Although that may be how …