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Dunkin’ Donuts franchisee closing 100 stores

Dunkin’ Brands (DNKN) said on Thursday one of its franchisees would close 100 Dunkin’ Donuts kiosks, and gave a results forecast that disappointed …

Jennifer Lawrence: President Trump would be 'the end of the world'

It seems Jennifer Lawrence’s thoughts on Donald Trump echo Katniss Everdeen’s feelings toward President Snow. For the uninitiated, that means she’s …

Aubrey Plaza: The Men's Health Interview

2. Don’t take it personally if it feels like she’s making fun of you. She (probably) isn’t; it’s just that it’s impossible to decipher her patented deadpan delivery, and what sounds like a cruel insult or wise-ass retort may very well be a kind, genuine response.<p>3. She's got a longtime boyfriend, …

Fling or ring? Men's mating preferences not hard wired: study | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - From scientific studies to sitcoms, society portrays men as wired to prefer sexual flings and spurn commitment, and evolution wanted it that way.<p>A woman holding a heart-shaped balloon walks with her partner at a residential area for migrant workers on Valentine's Day in Beijing …

Stereotypes

Letter from Angry Titanic Survivor Up for Auction

In the annals of Titanic history, Lucy Duff-Gordon occupies a unique spot.<p>Duff-Gordon and her husband, Cosmo, were rescued from the sinking ship on …

Titanic

7 Drinking Habits That Are Making You Gain Weight

<b>Not Drinking Enough</b><br>“Lots of people don't realize water is an antioxidant,” says James. Specifically, the hydrogen in the drink helps to protect your body from free radicals. The thing is, most people don’t get enough of it (you should be aiming for about six 12-ounce glasses a day). “So many people …

Real-Estate Porn: The Most Luxurious Properties of 2015 So Far

Best Dressed<p><i>GQ</i>-approved kits from every red carpet, airport arrival, and coffee run across the globe.<p>10 Photos1 day agoView More<p>Style<p>Our Legacy joins …

Lifestyle

14 Foods You Should NEVER Eat

We polled some of those insiders—people who know the business and work daily to evict pesticides, genetically modified organisms, animal cruelty, social injustice, and unhealthy foods from the food supply—to find out what they know about the dark side of "convenience" foods. Take note so you can …

30 Ways Magnets Can Help You Stay Clean & Organized

Magnets are mighty. And they are useful when it comes to keeping everything in its place. Above, Merrythought used this simple, yet clever, system to …

The Oxford Dictionary Added WHAT New Words for 2014?!

Every year, the Oxford Dictionary adds new words. And every year, there are some <i>really</i> hilarious ones. The weirdest additions almost always come from pop culture, social media and tweens, all of which are terrorizing the English language… but also making it highly entertaining, so we just can’t …

Jackie Chan's Son, Jaycee, Indicted on Drug Charge in China

Chinese prosecutors on Monday indicted the son of Hong Kong action film star Jackie Chan on the charge of sheltering others to use drugs, more than …

China

Photographer Persuades Strangers to Strike a Pose Wearing a Tiger Suit

In a strange but amusing project called <i>Tiger Suit</i>, photographer Adam Rabinowitz asks random people on the street if they'll pose for a picture while wearing a tiger costume. If you think that this unusual request might dissuade your average pedestrian, think again. Rabinowitz has captured many, …

Photography

Aromatic Pork and Noodle Soup

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>Vietnamese pho is built on a long-simmered and aromatic stock infused with charred ginger and onion, spices, and fish sauce, ladled over rice noodles and most commonly served with thin slices of beef. This is not that. We borrowed the technique of …

Spices

Lena Dunham's Lawyers Threaten Lawsuit Over Sex Abuse Allegations

Lena Dunham’s lawyers have threatened a lawsuit against a conservative organization after it published an article claiming that a passage from the</i> …

My Boyfriend Asked Me To Fulfill A Very Controversial Fantasy (Here’s What Happened When I Did)

It should be known that my boyfriend is not a “controversial sex fantasy” kind of guy. He’s a “good guy” — (and maybe all “good guys” are also …

Braces Time-Lapse: Watch 18 Months of Teeth Straightening in 30 Seconds

Time-lapses have the ability to turn some pretty mundane things into really interesting videos. Case in point, ‘watching teeth straighten’ sounds …

Marvel Announces 9 Movies - IGN News

7 People Who Totally Failed at IKEA

Thanks to this social media trend, you now have a place to commiserate.<p>We love IKEA. As far as affordable, clean-lined furniture (and Swedish meatballs) go, it's just the tops. But, as many a quibbling husband and wife can report, if you're not paying attention, putting the pieces together can be …

'Dating' vs. 'Married': How Text Messages Change Over Time

A lot evolves between the first year of coupledom and the ones that follow—including references to "home," "dinner," and "love."<p>So many loves start with a "hey." A tentative "hey." A hopeful "hey." And more often than ever that "hey" is not spoken, but sent through a text message.<p>That first "hey," …

This Interstellar/Spaceballs Trailer Mash-Up Is Ludicrously Perfect

Yeah, yeah, I love the new <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i> trailer at least as much as the rest of you. But I'm still going to have to decree the greatest …

Apple Pay: The Real-World Test

It's finally here: Apple Pay arrived on Monday as part of iOS 8.1, which turns the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus into mobile payment machines. Just …

Why New Cast Member Leslie Jones May Just Save Saturday Night Live

<i>Saturday Night Live</i> announced yesterday that it would be bringing one of its more promising talents out of the writers room and in front of the camera. Starting this weekend, <b>Leslie Jones</b>, the woman behind <i>S.N.L.</i>’s most controversial bit of comedy last year, will become the show’s newest featured …

Game Of Thrones Season 5 Just Made Another Major Change From The Books

A few behind-the-scenes photos reveal two major TV show characters meeting that haven't encountered each other in the books — at least not yet, …

TV Series

Sasha Grey Reads Your Creepy Sexts - PAPER

Men: If your sexts to random girls who you've met on Tinder include imagery that even Sasha Grey finds appalling, THIS IS YOUR INTERVENTION.<p>Machinima ETC teamed up with Sasha Grey for the latest installment of their "Creepy Text Theatre" series. To promote her upcoming Internet-centric thriller,</i> …

Nathan Turner and Eric Stonestreet on Creating a Casual California Home

The interior designer and star of Modern Family explain the design process behind the actor's relaxing California house influenced by the Old West.<p><b>LISA CREGAN: I see your living room gets the lazy dog seal of approval.</b><p><b>Eric Stonestreet:</b> That's my boy, Coleman. He'll be 13 this year — he's a rescue …

Kim Kardashian Has a Terrible Birthday Habit

She trolls us all in her latest tribute to her assistant Stephanie Sheppard.<p>Mrs. West has a rather terrible birthday habit. Not on <i>her</i> birthday, but on everyone else's: She Instagrams a pic that's supposed to celebrate another person, but it's <i>realllllly</i> a tribute to her. Either Kim's looking …

Why Has Lorde Been Banned in San Francisco?

One of the most popular artists in America has been banned in one of the most liberal cities in America and, somehow, it all has to do with sports. Two major radio stations in San Francisco, home of World Series contenders the Giants, have vowed to keep <b>Lorde’s</b> hit song “Royals” off the air until …