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8 movie moments that make absolutely no sense

Every now and then you'll find yourself watching a film only to come up against a massive headscratcher. Maybe it completely kills your suspension of disbelief or lurks around until later (see: fridge logic). Either way, it doesn't make any sense whatsoever.<p>And it isn't just dumb movies – even some …

Comic Books

27 Disney Movie Easter Eggs You've Never Noticed Before

Well done, Disney.

Walt Disney Company

Are you Obnoxious and Don't Know it? Here's What a Harvard Study Says

If you want to get ahead in business and life, just make sure you don't behave this way.<p>If you want to get ahead in business and life, inquisitiveness is an essential character trait.<p>Think about the last time someone asked you good questions about your life to get to know you better. Chances are, …

Leadership

9 questions the most interesting people ask to cut through small talk

I remember early in my career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to schmooze or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the windbag who dragged on forever, so I learned to be brief, to the point, and …

Self-improvement

These 10 Landscape Photography Tips Will Immediately Improve Your Images

If I were a betting man, I'd say that landscapes are the most popular subject for photographers.<p>I'm in that group - I seldom photograph anything <i>but</i> …

Landscape Photography

14 tips to touring the world without feeling like just another tourist

Mass tourism has had its critics almost as far back as tourism itself. What Henry James grumbled about more than a century ago—all those hordes in his favorite places—is now so common that there are almost as many “off the beaten track” strategies as there are fatuous guidebooks where you are …

Mona Lisa

How much money you have to earn to be considered rich in 27 major US cities

Everything in life is relative.<p>That phrase is especially true when looking at how much money it takes to be considered "rich" in different cities around America.<p>While terms like "middle class" and "rich" are broadly — and often incorrectly — used, the federal government strictly defines them using …

Demographics

10 Tips for Shooting Waterfall Photos

Here’s a straightforward guide on how to get something more out of your waterfall shots. The idea to this guide came to me when I recently visited …

Landscape Photography

There's a 'Doorway to The Underworld' in Siberia That's So Big It's Uncovered Ancient Forests

A doorway to 200,000 years ago.<p>It's no secret that Siberia's permafrost is on thin ice. Conditions are varying so much that huge holes are appearing …

Global Warming

Want to Know If Someone Is Attracted to You? Their Voice Changes in 1 Simple Way

Which is interesting in itself, but gauging changes in voice pitch might help you professionally, too.<p>Imagine you're watching a movie. Ryan Gosling is having a drink with a male friend at a bar. They're talking about, say, sports.<p>Suddenly, a beautiful woman steps up beside him to order a drink. …

Body Language

The two mental shifts highly successful people make

<b>“When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”</b> — Max Planck, German quantum theorist and Nobel Prize winner<p>There are two primary mental shifts that occur in the lives of all highly successful people. Many make the first, but very few make the second.<p>Both of these …

Self-improvement

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

Siem Reap

Black Panther marks the end of Marvel’s quest for an unpunchable villain

With a little help from Thor and Guardians of the Galaxy<p>Stop me if you’re heard this one before: A hero, after struggling with their newfound powers, has to prove their worth in a battle against a villain who is essentially their doppelgänger. The villain is either flat and unmemorable (and dies), …

Comics

This simple sleep trick will help you fall asleep in under a minute

It's quicker than counting sheep!<p>Even though we spend all day running around, sometimes the biggest task of the day is actually falling asleep at the …

Sleep

Ancient cave paintings turn out to be by Neanderthals, not humans

A new analysis shows ancient cave paintings were too old to have been painted by humans<p>A new discovery that Neanderthals were painting cave walls more than 64,000 years ago has anthropologists rethinking the history of art. Found deep in Spanish caves, the rock art was once thought to be the work …

Humanity

What Ever Happened To Brendan Fraser? | GQ

GQ’s Zach Baron reports on the stupendous rise and surprising disappearance of the once ubiquitous movie star.<p><b>Brendan Fraser</b> wants me to meet his horse. “I got this horse because it's a big horse,” he says, standing in a barn in Bedford, New York. He removes a green bandanna from his pocket and …

John Paul Getty III

Remember these? The Brit Awards' most INFAMOUS wardrobe malfunctions

It rarely passes without incident.<p>So fans of the Brit Awards will surely be looking forward to the annual ceremony, which takes place in London's O2, …

Pop Music

The Two Words That Will Help Get an Airline Upgrade Over the Phone

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our</i> …

Downton Abbey

There Is Much To Celebrate–And Much To Question–About Marvel's Black Panther

I was hoping <i>Black Panther</i> would be a movie exactly for people like me: viewers who may not be deep in the weeds of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but who are interested in this character and stories of the Black fantastic. And in many ways it was, even though I don’t know much about comics and I …

Ryan Coogler

11 First Sentences That Guarantee the Rest of Your Email Won't Get Read

Even if your intentions are professional and sincere.<p>Imagine you get this email. You don't know the sender, but you open it anyway. How long would you keep reading?<p>Dear Jeff,I hope you're having a great President's Day! I definitely am. Even though I'm spending a little time at work right now, I …

Tim Ferriss

Justin Theroux Found "Sweet" Post-it Notes From Brad Pitt While Married to Jennifer Aniston

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux announced their separation last week, and it didn't take long for Jen's ex-husband, Brad Pitt, to be brought into the conversation. Many fans wondered (and hoped) that the two would get back together after splitting in 2005, and on Wednesday, <b>Us Weekly</b> reported …

Justin Theroux

The Women’s Skiing Freestyle Event Was Infiltrated By An Average Skier Who Gamed The Winter Olympics Scoring System

Elizabeth Swaney is a 33-year-old skier from Oakland, California who made the 2018 Winter Olympics with Hungary. She didn’t have the best run on the halfpipe on Monday, but you can certainly argue she had the most aesthetically interesting one.<p>Swaney made some waves on President’s Day when she took …

Skiing

I Packed My Life Into a Single Backpack to Travel the World for 9 Months. Here's What I Brought

I had to embrace minimalism and get rid of most of my stuff.<p>You have not witnessed frustration until you’ve seen a 24-year-old woman trying to stuff …

Minimalism

12 Unexpected Tricks To Help You Make A Great First Impression On Anyone You Meet

Making a great first impression is something that doesn't come easily to everyone. Sure, there are people out there who can confidently walk up, …

Self-help

Trump slams 'insecure' Oprah

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump described Oprah Winfrey as "very insecure" and accused her of "biased and slanted" after an interview on CBS's "60 Minutes" that addressed his presidency.<p>Oprah hosted a group discussion with 14 voters who had appeared on the show in fall 2017 -- half who had voted for …

Donald Trump

Mark My Words: Bill Gates is Running for President

I don't need inside information. I just need eyes and ears. Here's why I think he'll be a candidate in 2020.<p>I predict we'll see a Bill Gates for President campaign in 2020.<p>Will he be a reluctant candidate? Will he have a shot at winning? It's too early to say.<p>But if his brief interview on CNN last …

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

You Can Start This 6-Figure Service Business Tomorrow Morning for Under $100

The people delivering bread to grocery stores make good money but never get a vacation. That's a lucrative problem you can solve.<p>Writer, Consultant, Freedom Advocate, Lifetime Entrepreneur<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>About a year ago, I wrote an article about a …

Small Business

The Law of Attraction Explained in Simple Terms

Many people have a very deluded idea of what exactly the Law of Attraction (<i>LOA</i>) is these days. Due to mass popularisation of the law, it has been made to seem like a very simple, almost magical process in which you just imagine what you want and "<i>BAM!</i>" it's there. Not so.<p>This law of the Universe …

Spirituality

Watch the Justice League end-credits scenes online

The two post-movie scenes for Justice League were made available to watch online.<p>Sorry <i>Justice League</i> fans. It’s not the heavily campaigned for a Zack …

Comic Books

Scientists think they’ve discovered a fourth type of human fuel beyond carbs, fat, and protein — and it could have key health implications

One swig of the stuff and I'd had enough. The colorless, odorless liquid tasted like nail polish remover — but I was told it offered unparalleled benefits for my body, so I chugged away, if somewhat skeptically.<p>The small plastic bottle contained pure ketone ester, a substance that a team of …

Diabetes