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Brazil News: Shooting In Campinas Leaves 11 Dead, Shooter Kills Himself, Ex Wife And 8-Year-Old Son In New Year's Party Rampage

A gunman stormed a house party and killed 11 people, including his former wife and 8-year-old son, before shooting himself in the head during a New …

Which Place Is More Sexist: The Middle East Or Latin America?

A semi-naked woman in a sequined Carnival costume. A veiled woman with only her eyes showing in a <i>niqab</i>. Two stereotypes of two vastly different regions — Latin America and the Middle East.<p>On the surface, these two images couldn't be more diametrically opposed. What could the two have in common, …

Why The Body Diversity On 'Orange Is The New Black' Is So Important

“Don’t forget, ladies. Your usual meal is 1500 calories. Beware of overeating.”<p>Listen closely, and you’ll hear that announcement play in the background of various episodes of the Netflix original series “Orange Is the New Black.” The words are familiar to the average viewer in this health-crazed …

17 Famous Women on What Feminism Means to Them

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Why Media Representation Matters

E3 has come and gone and as always there's a lot to talk about. Did you hear about what Sony announced? (No, not really, I have no plans to get a …

Facebook's Nicola Mendelsohn urges media to change labels given to women

The vice-president of Facebook in Europe – one of the online industry's most powerful executives – has revealed her frustration at being portrayed in the media as a mother-of-four who "wanted it all".<p>Nicola Mendelsohn, speaking at a conference in London, said there needed to be an overhaul of the …

Powerful Ad Shows What A Little Girl Hears When You Tell Her She's Pretty

A new Verizon commercial cites a sad statistic by the National Science Foundation: 66 percent of 4th grade girls say they like science and math, but only 18 percent of all college engineering majors are female.<p>People have offered many potential explanations for this discrepancy, but this ad …

Lucy Liu Combats Violence Against Women From Behind the Lens

Photo: Getty<p>Whether she is playing kick-ass heroine Alex Munday in <i>Charlie's Angels</i> or scolding Samantha for using her name to score a Birkin bag in <i>Sex and the City</i>, Lucy Liu is always quick to make us laugh. But at last night's world premiere of <i>Meena</i>, Liu took on a more serious role. The actress …

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 169<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

The Best (and Easiest) Frozen Yogurt Recipe

The best frozen yogurt is also the easiest to make. It's just full-fat yogurt and sugar, and churns up into a creamy yet fresh-tasting frozen dessert that does justice to all of yogurt's natural tangy flavors.<p>Recipe adapted from Ethan Frisch.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Full-fat yogurt brings creaminess …

Layered Watermelon Coconut Shakes with Salty Lime Sugar

Layered Watermelon Coconut Shakes with Salty Lime Sugar.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 27, 2014 76<p>This is taking breakfast snacks to the next level of breakfast …

NEW YUMMY POST ALERT!!! STRAWBERRY BLACKBERRY SUMMER TRIFLE - every mouthful promises summer deliciousness! Make this quick, easy and truly yummy dessert soon! Recipe here: Please share. Thanks. :) http://www.manilaspoon.com/2014/06/strawberry-blackberry-summer-trifle.html

5 Perfect House Wines Under $16

Good, inexpensive wines like these are perfect for weeknight drinking. They'll go with practically any dish.<p>Good, inexpensive wines like these are …

5 British Comfort Foods to Make for the England Vs. Costa Rica World Cup Match

While England is already out of the World Cup, these five delicious British foods are guaranteed not to disappoint<p>While England is already out of the …

7 Quick Desserts to Make with Bananas

This week’s Mad Genius Tips video reveals that the easiest and quickest way to make homemade ice cream is with frozen bananas. The creamy fruit is …

Cocktails and Ice Cream, Together at Last

F&W's Ray Isle explores cocktail ice cream.<p>Not long ago the folks from Portland, Oregon’s Salt & Straw stopped by the F&W offices, and there was much …

‪5 Killer Cupcakes to Make with Edible Cupcake Cases ‬‬

‪Love cupcakes but hate peeling off the paper? There’s a new product on the market just for you. ‬Here, five delicious cupcakes to make with edible …

Red White and Blue Berry Pudding Pops

Pudding pops were always one of my favorite frozen treats when I was a kid. It wasn’t just the Bill Cosby commercials that made me like them, …

5 Ways Your Healthy Diet Is Making You Tired

Who doesn't wish for more energy at least a few dozen times a day? Of course, you know that a good night's sleep, regular exercise, and effective …

Lemon Blueberry Bread

1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Butter and flour a 9x5 inch loaf pan.<p>2. In a medium bowl, combine sugar and lemon zest, mixing with fingertips until sugar …

Recipes

Photographer Finds Cultural Identity in Japan Through Stunning Images

While Reylia Slaby would be technically classified as Caucasian, she was born and raised in Japan, and thus naturally, the foreign country is her home. Over the past few years she has been struggling with finding her identity saying, “While I had a lot to be thankful for growing up in Japan, being …

Japan

Winners of the 2014 B&H Wilderness Photo Competition

The winners of this year's B&H Wilderness Photo Competition have just been announced! Partnering with South African Airways and ecotourism company Wilderness Safaris, B&H hosted this competition in order to celebrate the concept of conservation. The goal was to encourage photographers to capture …

Colorful, Breathtaking Landscapes Filled with Dynamic Light

Eric Hines captures the splendor of natural light spanning out across the skies in his spectacular collection of landscapes. He uses long exposures to capture a soft, blurred painterly light, the fluid motion of water, or the star-filled skies at night.<p>Hines captures meditative moments of …

Mechanical Engineer Finds His Creative Side While Capturing His Two Kids

“My day job is critical thinking where photography helps me break away from that and do some creative thinking. I personally view photography as a way of rounding myself out.” By day, Wes Armson is a mechanical engineer who works in project management at Alberta's oil and gas industry. At night, …

Powerful Portraits Capture the Beauty of Mixed-Race Families

Artist CYJO's <i>Mixed Blood</i> is a stunning photographic and textual project that portrays families of “mixed” race and ethnicity. Shot from 2010-2013 in New York City and Beijing, the series challenges historical definitions of race/ethnicity and focuses on cross-cultural experiences that connect …

10 Amazing Artists and Designers Who’ve Captured Our Hearts

Last week, Eugene and I spoke at two conferences, Altitude Summit, a design and lifestyle blogging conference held in Salt Lake City, Utah and Dwell on Design, America's largest design event which took place at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Being that it was our first time in front of an …

The Arts

Woman Had Her Face Photoshopped in 25 Countries to Compare Beauty Standards Across the Globe

Esther Honig, a 24-year-old freelance journalist from Kansas City, put the saying “beauty is in the eye of the beholder” to the test with this fascinating project titled <i>Before & After</i>. Using freelancing platforms such as Fiverr, Honig sent an unaltered photo of herself to over 40 Photoshop …