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Mentally Ill Man Launches A Massive Social Media Campaign To Find The Person Who Saved His Life In 2008

The Londoner decided he would go to one of the busiest bridges in the city, and jump.<p>As he stood close to the edge, Neil Laybourn, a 31-year-old personal trainer, saw Benjamin, and was able to persuade him to reconsider, offering him a cup of coffee and kindness.<p>Then, he disappeared into the crowd …

Social Media

Celebrity Trainers Share Their Favorite Fat-Burning Move

If "lose weight" is on your to-do list this year, then don't waste time with moves that won't make a difference. Top trainers shared their favorite workout moves to burn fat and...

Bruno Mars: The Golden Child

It’s almost too perfect, this moment – but for him, there’s really no such thing. He’s gliding west on Sunset Boulevard in his big black late-model …

50 Greatest ‘Saturday Night Live’ Sketches of All Time

50. Supreme Court Spot Check<p><b>Original Airdate:</b> April 17th, 1976<p>When NBC's beautifully named network censor Herminio Traviesas first heard about this …

Watch Sochi Become An Olympic Venue In Six Seconds

This GIF shows what happens when $50 billion is spent on a seaside town.

This stunning underwater shot made our list of the best travel photos for January. Check out the full gallery here: http://on.natgeo.com/1iV9Sqb Photograph by Patrik Gustafsson, National Geographic Your Shot

This Butterfly Wedding Dress Made My Heart Skip a Beat—and You Can Make It (Yes, Make It!) on the Cheap

After I got married, pretty much everyone started designing butterfly-topped wedding dresses. Monique Lhullier did this one in 2010, then Elizabeth Fillmore and BHLDN respectively came out with the styles below.<p>It's good that these dresses were created long after my wedding, because I really, …

Seahawks vs Broncos: The Wreck-Off

Today's a big day, my friends; we're here to celebrate the two teams going on to the Super Bowl!<p>So let's hear it for... [drum roll]<p>The …

Broadway's The Glass Menagerie Announces Cast Talkbacks

The producers of the American Repertory Theater's acclaimed Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' <i>The Glass Menagerie</i> have announced plans to host …

Why We Love Sherlock

(Hint: Because deep down we're all nutcases.)<p><b>There is a basic fact of narrative craft</b> that film and television and book executives all know: If you have Sherlock Holmes in a story, it will sell. It really doesn't matter what you do with him. You can set him in the present day. You can have him in a …

10 Ways To Do More With A Customized Workspace

<i>By Laura Gaskill, Houzz Contributor</i><p>Why settle for a regular desk when your workspace can offer so much more beauty, space efficiency and flexibility? A custom or semicustom piece can suit your space and your style to a T — and may not even be in the home office at all, but in the kitchen, living …

Jon Burgerman: Head Shots

With lambent wit, awareness and a desire to question the materials that cross our collective path on a daily basis, one of CH's favorite artists, Jon Burgerman, has debuted a new photo series on his website, titled Head Shots. In a way, it's a continuation of his previous Korean Subway project; …

Syria talks end first round, government not committed to return

GENEVA (Reuters) - A contentious week-long first round of Syrian peace talks ended on Friday with no progress towards ending the civil war and the government delegation unable to say whether it will return for the next round in 10 days.<p>People gather as they search for survivors amidst rubble of …

Red Hot Chili Peppers Parody Song Fools Everyone

As the real Red Hot Chili Peppers prepare for their Super Bowl halftime performance, a note-perfect parody track of the group entitled …

Saturday Night Live Adds a New "Weekend Update" Anchor

The show’s current head writer will replace Seth Meyers as co-anchor.<p>Peabody Award-winning <i>SNL</i> head writer Colin Jost is following former head writers Tina Fey and Seth Meyers to the "Weekend Update" anchor chair, it was announced today. He will replace Meyers, who is leaving to be the new host of …

7 Places Where You Can Still Go Off the Grid

<i>This post was authored by Lauren Hunter (Vayable.com).</i><p>I banned Christmas in 2013. I know what you're thinking: <i>How could you do that to Santa?!</i><p>After last year's battle of overanxious crowds and snappy sales clerks, I couldn't look at one more overcrowded shopping mall or department store sales …

Farm-to-table

Breaking Bad would make an adorable, if demented, Little Golden Book

<i>Breaking Bad</i>, <i>Doctor Who</i>, <i>Star Wars</i>, and more get remade as those sweet Little Golden Books, with smiling children's book illustrations and foil …

Breaking Bad

12 Historic Bars Every Book Nerd Needs To Visit

Channel your inner literary lush by drinking where the greats drank.

STAR MAP: See Where Your Favorite Celebrities Live In New York City

Apartment search website Rentenna just came out with its NYC Celebrity Star Map for 2014.<p>The updated list took into account last year's moves and break-ups, and added roughly 50 celeb addresses to the list.<p>Unsurprisingly, downtown neighborhoods like SoHo, Greenwich Village, TriBeCa, and the West …

Warren Buffett Will Pay $1 Billion to Fan with Perfect March Madness Bracket

What’s a perfect March Madness bracket worth? In Warren Buffett’s mind, about $1 billion.<p>According to Rob Wile of Business Insider, Buffett’s company, Berkshire Hathaway, has teamed up with Cleveland Cavaliers owner and Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert to offer college basketball fans a shot at …

Inner Cities

13 Incredible Natural Wonders That Deserve A Spot On Your Bucket List

As humans, we built a Great Wall. We built some pyramids. We also built a lighthouse and a temple and some hanging gardens.<p>...but we can't just <i>build</i> an underwater river. It's time to make way for Mother Nature's craftsmanship on your list of must-see world wonders.<p><b>1. Pink lakes</b><p>A breed of tiny algae …

Star-Studded Timelapse Video From Chile’s High-Desert

<b>When stargazers dream of the ultimate destination for looking up at the heavens, the high-altitude Atacama Desert in northern Chile likely stands at the top of the list.</b><p>Nature videographer Nicholas Buer recently shot this stunning film, taken over 12 days while he camped out in the San Pedro de …

This Baby Koala Drinking A Bottle Of Water Is Ridiculously Cute

Australia is experiencing a pretty intense heatwave, and the animals are doing their best to stay cool.<p>Stay cool, Meadow!

Koala

Veronica Beach House in Pucusana, Lima – Peru by Longhi Architects

The Luxurious Veronica Beach House.<p>The team of Longhi Architects has designed the luxurious Veronica Beach House in Pucusana, Lima – Peru. The house …

Architecture

Wonderfully Witty Animal Comics by Liz Climo

If you're on Tumblr, you may already know the name Liz Climo. She's the artist whose funny comics get thousands (and even tens of thousands) of notes a day as people share her witty works with the world. By day, she's an author and animator for the hit show <i>The Simpsons</i>. By night, she turns into one …

Comics

Chowing Down On Meat, Dairy Alters Gut Bacteria A Lot, And Quickly

Looks like Harvard University scientists have given us another reason to walk past the cheese platter at holiday parties and reach for the carrot sticks instead: Your gut bacteria will thank you.<p>Switching to a diet packed with meat and cheese — and very few carbohydrates — alters the trillions of …

Hear The Ron Burgundy/Robin Thicke Duet You Never Knew You Wanted

Given how completely inescapable “Blurred Lines” was all summer, I somehow expected Robin Thicke to vanish along with tank tops and fresh tomatoes come Labor Day. And with Will Ferrell’s endless <i>Anchorman 2</i>promotional duties handing him the role of “guy in an embarrassing suit of the moment,” Thicke …

What 9 Supremely Cool People Are Giving for the Holidays —and They're All Under $50

It's T minus 15 days until Christmas—and dear readers, the pressure is on. We've given you gift ideas for your most fashionable friends, guys, and, yes, even your most social-media-loving kin. But if you want more gift ideas, well, we've got you covered. So, when Wanelo —the very addictive site …