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It's not just what you eat - it's when! So to stay healthy have cherries before bed and bananas for tea

• <b>Evidence shows that the times we eat are as important as the food</b>• <b><br>Irregular meals may contribute to high blood pressure and obesity</b>• <b><br>Antonia Hoyle works</b> …

Best Wearable Deals for Amazon Prime Day

Amazon Prime Day this year is boasting some crazy deals on many of the things I’ve had my eye on for months, and the fitness wearable department is …

Man Posts Hilarious List of All the Random Things That Make His Wife Cry

"She was hungover and saw a picture of a piglet."<p>Some people are really sensitive to the world. My mother cries at pretty much everything. She cries when she sees birds nuzzling in their nests. She cries when she sees a spider get eaten. She cries when it rains. Sometimes, she cries because the …

2015 NBA scores: The Warriors aren't allowing any Pistons comebacks, and 3 other things we learned

The NBA champs had no problems holding off the upstart Pistons, plus three other things we learned Monday night.<p>The Detroit Pistons weren't playing against the Portland Trail Blazers again. A night after their ridiculous comeback win against the Blazers, they faced an overwhelming deficit late in …

Basketball

Hilarious Black Dude Answers White People's Most Burning Questions

"Have you ever had a question you wanted to ask the one black friend that you know, but refrained because you didn't want to run the risk of sounding racist?"<p>That's the question Gabriel Green asked at the College Union Poetry Slam Invitational finals in March. Green, a student at Eastern Michigan …

Poetry Slam

America's Elite Cows Don't Give Birth — Their Surrogates Do

Panda, standing six feet tall and weighing almost a ton, is everything a show cow should be: broad-backed and round-rumped, with sturdy legs holding up her heft. Her hide — thick and black, with splotches of creamy white — fits her name.<p>"She's a big-time cow," says Dan Byers, owner of Byers Premium …

'Indianna Jones' skit stars Anna Kendrick as a feminist Indiana Jones, and we love it

Lucasfilm and Disney are planning a new Indiana Jones film, and with Hollywood already rebooting the Ghostbusters franchise with an all-women cast, this skit leads us to ask: Why not bring back the archaeological adventurer as "Indianna Jones"?<p>Starring the eminently likable Anna Kendrick as the …

Red Nose Day

Grizzlies vs. Warriors 2015 results: Mike Conley leads Memphis to Game 2 win

The series is now tied at 1.<p>He wasn't the point guard who received the MVP trophy, but on this night Mike Conley was the most valuable player on the court. Returning after missing Memphis' last three games, Conley scored 22 points in 27 minutes as he led the Grizzlies to a 97-90 Game 2 win over the …

Use This Clever Trick To See Your iPhone's True Signal Strength

Ever find yourself questioning how accurate those little signal strength dots are on your iPhone?<p>Luckily, there's a trick to reveal your iPhone's true signal strength, and it takes less than a minute to enable.<p>First, you'll need to access a hidden app on your phone called Field Test Mode. To do …

OS X

Conan O'Brien Reviews 'Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare'

Conan O’Brien’s “Clueless Gamer” video game reviews are among the best video game reviews out there.<p>This isn’t because his reviews are super in-depth. Conan has relatively little experience with gaming, and pretty much only plays video games when he does these video segments.<p>You won’t find much in …

Jim Carrey hilariously spoofs McConaughey Lincoln ads on SNL

These ads were made to be satirized.<p>The Matthew McConaughey Lincoln ads touting the MKC crossover are basically the ideal target for satire. Ellen DeGeneres did an okay job poking fun at them on her TV show, but this weekend, Jim Carrey stepped in and dropped the proverbial mic with these …

Comedy

This App Scans Your Proportions And Mails You A Custom-Fitted Shirt

A new app called MTailor plans to change that, however, by outsourcing the measurements to your smartphone's camera.<p>Here's how it works.<p>Shirts start at $69, but that's still cheaper than other custom shirts out there, which can cost $100 and up. Also, shipping is free.<p>First, you choose the type of …

Clothing

100 car GIFs to rule them all

Amazing moments, looping infinitely. The perfect distillation of internet cardom.<p>The Internet is the ultimate human procrastination technology, so in the interest of helping you put off whatever it is you should be doing right now, we scoured the web for great automotive animated GIFs.<p>Some are hard …

GIF Animations

This Is The Hardest Riddle On The Internet

It's called Notpron, and since the website's launch in 2004, over 16 million people have tried to solve it and only 31 have managed to.<p>That's a success rate of about 0.0003%.<p>With 140 levels, Notpron starts out relatively simple but quickly gets tougher.<p>Notpron can be played online in your web …

Google Search

2.5-Inch iWatch Concept With Curved, Rectangular Display Demoed in New Video

Two weeks ago, <i>Reuters</i> released a report suggesting the iWatch's screen might measure in at 2.5-inches diagonally. The rumor came as a bit of a shock, because previous reports had all pointed towards a device with a much smaller display, in the range of 1.3 to 1.7 inches.<p>Previous concept images and …

1Password Beta for iOS 8: App Extensions, 3rd Party Touch ID Access

Apple introduced APIs for developers in iOS 8, including the ability for developers to use the iPhone 5s’s Touch ID fingerprint scanner, and …

6 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Your Graphing Calculator

Fun Things to Do on a Graphing Calculator<p>1. Draw something.<p>2. Play games.<p>3. Collect data.<p>4. Upload photos.<p>5. Write full sentences.<p>6. Create and save …

Long-term unemployed likely to keep Fed on hold for several years, paper says - Capitol Report - MarketWatch

Millions of Americans who’ve gone long periods without work are likely to rejoin the labor market as the economy improves, a trend that will keep …

Report: British Army Sniper's Single Shot Kills 6 Taliban

A shot fired by a British Army sniper at a suspected Taliban fighter in Afghanistan last December ended up killing not just the man in the marksman's sights but also five other men who were thought to be militant soldiers, <i>The Telegraph</i> reports.<p>News of the unidentified sniper's shot is just being …