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Hasbro Bet on ‘Black Panther’ Because Kids Said It Was Cool

Hasbro Inc. didn’t need to read the Zeitgeist to predict more than a year ago that “Black Panther’’ would be a monster hit.<p>The company’s expectation …

Dark websites: The best sites to get started with on the dark web

Dark websites aren't as easy to find as those on the regular internet so here's our pick of the best and how to access them<p>There are plenty of useful …

Privacy

Miss Manners: ‘Plus-one’ not ideal, but accept it anyway

<i>Dear Miss Manners: I am a woman in my late 20s, who has been in a relationship with another woman for nearly five years. My family is not especially supportive, but there are times that I receive formal invitations to events from extended family (weddings, bar/bas mitzvahes, etc.) that include my</i> …

Charleston BLM activist who took down Confederate flag on live TV shot and killed while riding his bike

A Black Lives Matter leader from Charleston, South Carolina died Tuesday after the was shot in New Orleans, Live News 5 reports.<p>Camille Weaver said …

"The Question of the Ages" - Devotion for 1/25/2018

While the Pharisees were gathered together, Jesus asked them, saying, "What do you think about the Christ? Whose Son is He?"<p>Without question, Jesus …

LII World Communications Day, 2018 - “The truth will set you free” (Jn 8:32). Fake news and journalism for peace

<b>MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS<br>FOR WORLD COMMUNICATIONS DAY</b><b>24 January 2018</b> <b>“The truth will set you free” (Jn 8:32).<br>Fake news and journalism for</b> …

Pope Asks For Forgiveness Over Sex Abuse Scandals in Chile but Activists Want Action

<b>Pope Francis</b> landed in Chile late Monday evening for his first visit to the Latin American country since becoming Pope.<p>MORE: 3 Important Takeaways from Pope Francis' TED Talk<p>While standing alongside Chile's President, <b>Michele Bachelet</b>, he said he was "ashamed" over the damage priests inflicted on …

Almost Everyone on the National Park System Advisory Board Quits in Protest of Ryan Zinke

Nine out of 12 sitting members of the Department of the Interior’s National Park System Advisory Board resigned on Monday in protest of Interior …

National Parks

Subtle cues are what make sick people look sick

The next time a friend tells you that you look sick, hear the person out. We are better than chance at detecting illness in others simply by looking …

Apparently, micro-cheating is a thing in relationships, and here are the signs it's happening

One of the worst situations to find yourself in is realizing that your spouse or significant other has cheated on you. Not only is it a breach of …

Relationships

'Good Reasons for Slavery' Homework Sparks Outrage at Christian School

We're officially in 2018 and we still can't get away from ignorant approaches to race. According to ABC 13, a Christian elementary school in …

From sleeping rough to international acclaim: Celebrating the birth of a music legend

From winning Arias and International Human Rights Achievement Awards to being recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours, Archie Roach's musical …

Hadrian's Wall legacy hidden under Newcastle streets

<b>Think of Hadrian's Wall and you are likely to envisage sweeping views across a Northumberland crag rather than the urban landscape.</b><p>But the eastern end of the Roman defensive structure played a part in shaping Newcastle's street plan.<p>Most remains are hidden underground, but tantalising glimpses can …

How to Love Someone, Even If You Don't Really Like Them | Heleo

“It doesn’t mean that you’ll give them money or spend time with them. But there’s that sense of connection.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>Why love is not just</i> …

University of Pennsylvania

This recipe sings in its simplicity and depth of flavour. Plus: five golden rules for cooking pasta<p>There is no food I can evangelise about more than pasta. The toothsome chew, a silky sauce that hugs each piece … It cooks in little more than 10 minutes, it’s an unrivalled vehicle for flavour and it …

Recipes

Book Review: Ben Witherington III, New Testament Theology and Ethics, Volumes 1 and 2

<b>Witherington III, Ben. New Testament Theology and Ethics, Volumes 1 & 2. Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity, 2016. 856 pgs.; Pb.; $40.00 Link to</b> …

Use Puck.js to Automate Your Gardening Tasks

I love tomatoes, especially warm, freshly grown ones. We’re lucky enough to have a south-facing garden where tomatoes should thrive given enough water. However, watering is one of those things I’ve proven myself incapable of doing reliably. After a few false starts with a fish pond pump and a …

Sex-change surgery regret is on the rise, leading surgeon says. Here’s why.

A concerning number of transgender people who have undergone sex change surgeries go on to express regrets and experience crippling depression and suicidal thoughts, according to an experienced genital reconstruction surgeon.<p>According to a report in The Telegraph, world-leading genital …

An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

7 Ways to Keep Your Brain Sharp As You Age

<i>This article originally appeared on TIME</i><p>A new scientific advisory from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, published in …

Making Your Own Solar Cells from Powdered Donuts?

WikiHow has a piece on how to make a photovoltaic solar cell from some common household ingredients and a piece of conductive glass (which you can buy online). The main ingredient in the cell is a titanium dioxide (TiO2) solution. You make this from the powdered sugar found in white powdered donuts.<p>…

How one man lost 50 pounds using the 5:2 intermittent fasting diet

Fasting may seem like a drastic way to lose weight, but it can be safe and effective when done in moderation, according to self-improvement blogger Dave Wentworth.<p>The mechanical engineer, who lives in Michigan, decided to try the 5:2 intermittent fasting diet after joining a weight-loss competition …

Holistic Medicine

Dad wrote empowering rules for dating his daughters and it went viral

We’ve all seen them and cringed.<p>Those dads who try to intimidate their daughter’s love interests to make-up for a deep-seated insecurity buried deep …

Relationships

Climate Change Could Wipe Out One-Third of Earth's Parasite Species by 2070

Weirdly, that's NOT actually a good thing.<p>That we are in the midst of a mass extinction event is no secret. As climate change melts glaciers, warms …

Kentucky's last abortion clinic braces for pivotal legal showdown

<b>LOUISVILLE, Ky. --</b> Its survival on the line, Kentucky's last abortion clinic is bracing for a pivotal legal showdown with health regulators and the …

Abortion

This Infographic Is Your Mediterranean Diet Cheat Sheet

Widely researched, this geographically influenced way of eating has incredible health advantages, but it wasn't always easy to follow—until …

What to do if a proposal goes wrong

It’s hard to know who has a more nerve-wracking time during a proposal.<p>One hand, the proposer has put their heart on the line and might get shot down …

Relationships

Bible Verses About Work

Stay Motivated With These Bible Verses About Work<p>Work can be fulfilling, but it can also be the cause of great frustration. The Bible helps put those …

Whatever Your Side, Doxing Is a Perilous Form of Justice

Last Saturday, Logan Smith, the man behind the Twitter account @YesYoureRacist, began posting photos of alleged white supremacist protesters in …

Rights & Freedoms