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The 7 Habits Happy People DON'T Have

Your life is good. Just look at the “world news” section of any news site and you’ll know its true.<p><i>And yet, there is this undercurrent of discontent,</i> …

You Could Soon Read An Entire Harry Potter Book In Under 90 Minutes With This App

Soon you could read all 309 pages of "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" in under 77 minutes. Yes, you.<p>To get through it that quickly (a pace of 1,000 words a minute) you'll have to use an about-to-be released app and forgo the idea of reading page by page.<p>With Spritz, which is coming to the …

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‘The Returned’ Is the French Zombie TV Show You Must Binge-Watch This Christmas

Amid the fall rush of shows, Sundance’s <i>The Returned</i> kind of got lost in the pack. Even I missed it, and ended up binge-watching it this weekend after …

The top 10 small business stories of 2013

1. Three travel gadgets you shouldn't leave home without<p>When it’s time to hit the road, every traveler’s goal is to bring as little as possible, but be sure they have absolutely everything they need. That causes quite an interesting challenge when packing, but there are a few travel gadgets that …

2013 Holiday Cards for Every NFL Team

It's the holiday season, which means every NFL team is busy sending out yuletide cheer to fans, sponsors and corporate partners alike.<p>Well, we got a copy of every holiday card from every NFL team for 2013, and we thought we would share them with you.<p>I know what you're probably thinking:<p><i>"Hey Dan,</i> …

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2014 in film preview: drama

Jane Got a Gun<p>This one's already been pretty dramatic, what with most of the cast quitting and then director Lynne Ramsay departing the project on unamicable terms. So it'll be interesting to see what this femme western actually ends up looking like. Natalie Portman slings the guns, Rodrigo …

Sydney’s top speciality drinking spots

It’s hard to know where to start in a city that sparkles with entertainment options after dark. There’s no shortage of clubs, pubs, big bars and, these days, small bars in Sydney. But if you’re looking for something a little niche, here is our pick of the best. All are conveniently located in the …

Top 10 reasons to visit Sydney: Coast, cycling and cuddly koalas

6. Watch the millionaires on Palm Beach. The idyllic location, 35 kilometre north of Sydney, has more than its fair share of resident millionaires.<p>7. …

2014 Golden Globe Nominations: ‘Gravity,’ ‘Wolf of Wall Street,’ ‘Girls,’ and More

Award Season<p>2014 Golden Globe Nominations: ‘Gravity,’ ‘Wolf of Wall Street,’ ‘Girls,’ and More<p>The films <i>12 Years a Slave</i> and <i>American Hustle</i> were the …

Amazing Facts To Blow Your Mind Pt. 3

Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex?

Ai Aoyama is a sex and relationship counsellor who works out of her narrow three-storey home on a Tokyo back street. Her first name means "love" in Japanese, and is a keepsake from her earlier days as a professional dominatrix. Back then, about 15 years ago, she was Queen Ai, or Queen Love, and she …

The 9 Best Series Finales

There is nothing more heartbreaking for a TV-obsessed individual than when their favorite show ends on a very, very low note. (We just can't talk about "Dexter" yet.) But when writers and show runners hit the nail perfectly on the head, a series finale can be heartwarming, tear-inducing and …

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Favorite Books of 2013

[#image: /photos/590951bb1c7a8e33fb38a4d0]<p>I was excited, this year, to read the work of Elena Ferrante. This reclusive Italian novelist (she writes pseudonymously, and does not make public appearances) is a savage talent. Her formidable novel “<b>Days of Abandonment</b>” tells the story of an Italian …

Nat Geo Travel Staff’s 2014 Bucket List

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>The staff at National Geographic Travel is continually criss-crossing the globe to uncover the best and the brightest places, but we have travel wish lists just like everyone else.<p><b>Here’s where we want to go in 2014 and why:</b><p><b>> Iceland and Greenland</b><p>“I have a strange love for …

tv.com on Twitter: "9 Shows to Catch Up On for 2014, Including #Sherlock, #OrphanBlack & #TheAmericans http://t.co/FRjpR438Yx http://t.co/mws7fB1VVO"

The 45 Most Badass Lines Ever Uttered in Real Life

Western Australia: A whale of a time

<b>On Western Australia's timeless Coral Coast, Paul Rush meets the ocean's ageless inhabitants.</b><p>"Have you seen the rest of Western Australia yet?" asks …

Melo, Kobe, CP3 and Andre Iguodala Star in Kevin Hart's 'I Wish' Remix

Actor Kevin Hart has released a remix of Skee-Lo's "I Wish," featuring Carmelo Anthony, Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul and Andre Iguodala, to promote his upcoming movie <i>Ride Along</i>.<p>Thanks to David Astramskas of Ball Is Life for the find.

T-Mobile Plans to Talk "Un-Carrier" 4.0 at CES

T-Mobile is ready to make another big move, announcing plans for a media event at January’s CES to discuss the next step in its “un-carrier” …

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From Shakespeare to Suzanne Collins: The Best Adaptations of 2013

With 2013 drawing to a close, we can’t help but feel a bit nostalgic for the year that was. From the splashy (“The Great Gatsby” and “Catching Fire”) …

10 Holiday Traditions Around the World

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Discover favorite winter activities from different travel experts.<p>For those of us blessed (or cursed) with incurable wanderlust, the allure of an unexplored city or destination is hard to resist. But, this time of year, what I crave is tradition and a deep-rooted sense of …

Living in: The world’s healthiest cities

Five destinations across the globe that have excellent mass transit, ample green spaces and readily available healthcare.<p>What makes a city healthy? A combination of factors, ranging from readily available healthcare to excellent mass transit to a commitment to improving access to green spaces. …

Incredibles 2 Is Making Avengers Money At The Box Office

Movies<p>The latest movie news, casting updates and rumors, trailer sneak peeks, and expert reviews on MTV.<p>Movies<p>'I am very, very different than I was a …

Demand for PlayStation 4 is 3.3 times greater than Xbox One, says shopping site

As Christmas approaches, both Sony and Microsoft have positioned their next-gen consoles as must-have presents for the biggest gift-giving day of the year. In the battle for the hearts of consumers, however, Sony’s PlayStation 4 might have an early edge.<p>Demand and interest for PlayStation 4 is more …

The 10 Best Scripts In Hollywood That Didn’t Get Made Into Movies This Year

The Black List revealed their list of top screenplays that haven't been made into movies this week.<p>If you're not familiar, The Black List was made to help bring attention to great screenplays that haven't been made into films and to connect filmmakers with those scripts.<p>Some of the best movies ever …

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Virgin Atlantic To Start Charging Passengers Fee For Seat Reservations

A recent poll conducted on HuffPost revealed that 95.05 percent of those polled expect more travel fees to be introduced in 2014. And they're already right.<p>Beginning in April, Virgin Airlines will start charging economy passengers to reserve their seats in advance on long-haul flights.<p>Travelers …