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The Revolutionary History of Lowriders

The new film 'Lowriders' highlights the aesthetic of Chicanx car culture but leaves out its radical politics.<p><i>Lowriders</i> is Hollywood's latest attempt at depicting the culture that's formed around customized classic cars in the Chicanx community. Although the film, directed by Ricardo de Montreuil, …

Everything You Need to Know to Start Playing Overwatch

<i>Overwatch</i> is one of the best games of the year. It's got a massive fandom, even in surprising places. (You know, like porn.) It's fantastic, but if …

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The Video Game That Attempts to Preserve Native Alaskan Culture

The Iñupiat people, a tribe native to Alaska, did not have a written language for much of their history. Instead, for thousands of years, their culture was passed down orally, often in the form of stories that parents and grandparents would tell and entrust to their children. In recent years, those …

4 Ways to Control Your Emotions in Tense Moments

Twenty-three years ago, one of my employees — I’ll call him Dale — asked for a private meeting. Dale was serious and bookish and had very strong opinions. His work was fastidious. He rarely socialized with colleagues, but he was impeccable in his commitments to others. And he was skilled at his job.<p>…

2017 Acura NSX vs. 2017 Nissan GT-R Head 2 Head Comparison

The wait is finally over for an all-Japan supercar war<p>Supercar Slayer Seeks Worthy Opponent<p>Acura teased the world for years with endless reveals of its NSX hybrid supercar. But if you think you’ve waited a long time for the new NSX to actually appear on the streets, the R35-chassis Nissan GT-R has …

Luigi's Mansion Arcade: Inside Nintendo's Wonderfully Spooky Arcade Game

The younger Mario brother ain’t afraid of no ghosts… oh, who are we kidding.<p>Luigi’s Mansion Arcade is a first-person on-rails shooter based off of …

The Power Pose: The Skill Of Body Language

<i>EDITOR'S NOTE: Amy Cuddy, Ph.D., is a social psychologist and associate professor at Harvard Business School. Her 2012 TED Talk, "Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are," has been viewed 34 million times. Published in December 2015, her best-selling book Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your</i> …

The Golden Age of Teaching Yourself Anything

Who can resist the romanticism of self-taught achievers? They didn't need school. They didn't need "the system." They needed only their passion and …

This is how Cirque du Soleil reinvented the circus

It’s generally believed that the way to beat your rival is to outperform or outpace them. But in business, the better way to win is to create uncontested new market space where no competition exists.<p>Consider Cirque du Soleil, a performance that broke away from traditional circus shows by borrowing …

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What You Are Not Being Told About The Secret Law Of Attraction

Whether you have been perusing the self-help or personal development section of the book store, been around people who are looking for personal …

10 Youngest Champions in UFC History

Link to Media<p>Young champions, such as Jon Jones and Jose Aldo, are becoming the norm in the world's top MMA promotion.<p>There was a time when a 45-year-old Randy Couture reigned over the UFC's heavyweight division. Nowadays, 31-year-old Cain Velasquez is the eldest of the organization's eight current …

Dana White: Machida could be next for title shot with win Feb. 15

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida made a big splash in the middleweight division last October when he knocked out contender Mark …