Tonna Davis

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You’re Not Fooling Anyone With Your Pretend Laughter

Why do we laugh? The obvious answer is because something is funny. But if we look closer at when and how laughter occurs in ordinary social …

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Here Are The 52 Most Successful Airbnbs In The U.S.

Imagine a sprawling villa in the heart of California wine country, a Hawaii home overlooking a 19-foot waterfall and swimming grotto, or a rustic Alaska cabin with nighttime views of the northern lights. These aren't fantasies; they're actual rental properties on Airbnb and they're among the site's …

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My Life in France

• <b>Author:</b> Julia Child & Alex Prud'homme<p>The bestselling story of Julia’s years in France—and the basis for <i>Julie & Julia</i>, starring Meryl Streep and Amy Adams—in her own words.<br>Although she would later singlehandedly create a new approach to American cuisine with her cookbook <i>Mastering the Art of French</i> …

The Political Punch Behind Christianity’s Favorite Prayer

March 16, 2015 by Don M Burrows<p>I love the <i>Lord’s Prayer</i>.<p>The translation of it now universally recited in the English-speaking world holds a poetic, …

15 Genius Ways To Maximize A Small Space

You don't have to feel claustrophobic ever again.<p>The struggle of finding room for all your stuff is real. Whether you live in a studio apartment or want to get more out of a small room, these small space design ideas will save your life. After all, no one ever complained about having too <i>much</i> space.

11 Clever Uses for Safety Pins

There are lots of reasons to keep a stash of these tiny tools around. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com<p>Sure, safety pins are helpful for fixing a dropped hem or ripped seam in a pinch, but you already knew that. Here are some more ways they can solve problems all over the …

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Actor Jeff Daniels laughs last with 'Dumb and Dumber To'

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Jeff Daniels’ phone rang, and his agents were on the line.<p>Actor Jeff Daniels poses at the world premiere of the film "Dumb and Dumber To" in Los Angeles, November 3, 2014. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok<p>“It was an intervention,” said the actor, who had a reputation for serious roles …

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The 10 Coziest Throws To Keep You Warm This Fall

Fight off the Autumn chill and stay toasty at home with one of these throw blankets perfect for colder temps.<p>Fight off the Autumn chill and stay toasty at home with one of these throw blankets perfect for colder temps.

Beyoncé & Jay Z Renew Their Vows – and Go House Hunting in Paris

Beyoncé and Jay Z have faced a whirlwind of whispers in recent months that they were on the rocks and ready to split, but now it appears the couple …

Real Estate

Prime Rib Primer: The Roast With the Most

<i>Chef Michael Symon's prime rib</i><p>Let us now praise that great behemoth of beef, the rosy-hued, well-marbled, wide-as-a-tree-trunk holiday hero-maker, prime rib.<p>This is the season for grand presentations at the table and slow-cooked things that fill the house with wonderful smells.<p>First the bad news: …

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Halloween Candy Throwdown in 8 Rounds

<b>ROUND 1:</b> <b>MILKY WAY vs. 3 MUSKETEERS –</b> <i>Battle Nougat</i><p><b>3 MUSKETEERS</b><p>Whipped chocolate nougat coated in milk chocolate. It has 45 percent less fat than most …

A Kitchy Kitchen Recipe: Vegan Chocolate Shake

A chocolate milkshake is a classic indulgence. Rich, creamy, and what other dessert can you thoughtfully sip? To create a light (and let's be real, metabolism appropriate) chocolate shake, I mixed the ice cream and switched in frozen bananas, sweetened it with maple syrup for richness, and used …

New Color, Cabinets, and Tile Freshen Up a Tired-Looking Kitchen

This kitchen was in desperate need of a facelift, and the results are stunning.<p>This kitchen was in desperate need of a facelift, and the results are stunning.

A Minute With: Shailene Woodley on teen sex, violence and Marvel

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - For actress Shailene Woodley, transitioning from her teen years into adulthood in Hollywood was an emotional experience.<p>Actress Shailene Woodley poses for a portrait while promoting the upcoming movie "White Bird in a Blizzard" in Los Angeles, California October 20, 2014. …

Renee Zellweger: ‘My new look is down to lifestyle change’

Renee Zellweger has credited a massive lifestyle change for her drastic new look after she shocked fans with her altered appearance at a Hollywood event on Monday.<p>The “Bridget Jones’s Diary” star hit headlines and became a trending topic on Twitter after she made her first public appearance in …

See Inside Lady Gaga's New $23 Million Mansion

From the editors of ElleDecor.com, gorgeous photos inside the singer's new mansion—complete with a bowling alley.<p>Courtesy Redfin<p>Lady Gaga may affectionately call her fans her "little monsters," but when it comes to real estate her tastes are anything but little. According to Curbed, the popstar …