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Ramadan, Day 12: Sex Slavery and Objectification of Women

<i>The holy month of Ramadan is a time of deep reflection for Muslims worldwide. Over the 30 days of Ramadan, Imam Sohaib Sultan of Princeton University</i> …

Grazia

How to Manipulate Your Kids into Doing What You Want

In an ideal world, parents would always be patient and nurturing, and kids would always be cooperative and make smart choices. This is not an ideal …

Why Charisma Matters In The Work World

You can never be too rich, too thin … or too charismatic.<p>And for good reason: A steady supply of charisma can not only make you a star at parties, but research also shows that it can help get you hired—and even nab you a higher salary offer.<p>According to Rakesh Khurana, a professor of leadership …

How to Be More Charismatic | The Art of Manliness

Are you a senior in high school running for Student Council President?<p>Are you an entrepreneur looking to make a successful pitch and attract …

Charisma 101

Some people are like sunspots. Adam Gopnik's description of Richard Avedon captures this incandescent quality perfectly:<p>To know Dick Avedon was to know the sun. He radiated out, early and daily, on a circle of friends and family and colleagues, who drew on his light and warmth for sustenance... To …

The Seducer’s Cookbook: A Vintage Guide to the Lost Art of Seduction

As a lover of unusual cookbooks and inventive recipes — from <i>The Artists’ and Writers’ Cookbook</i> to <i>Modern Art Desserts</i> to the <i>Alice B. Toklas Cookbook</i> to Patti Smith’s lettuce soup for starving artists — I was delighted to come upon <b>The Seducer’s Cookbook</b> (<i>public library</i>). This amusing 1962 gem by …

3 Lessons On Seduction, Power, and Mastery From History’s Greatest Minds

He is the New York Times bestselling author of 48 Laws Of Power, The Art of Seduction, and Mastery, among other books.<p><b>Combining the lessons of thousands of years, what do you learn about the fundamental subjects of seduction, power and mastery?</b><p>I called Robert to find out.<p>Seduction<p><b>What's at the root</b> …

Self-improvement

10 Ways to Flirt with a Nerd

The dude who runs Nerd Nite Speed-Dating gives us some insights on how to win over hot geeks.<p><i>From Maura Kelly's A Year of Living Flirtatiously blog.</i><p>What a full weekend I had. There were boys <i>everywhere.</i> Including at a friend's birthday party, on Friday night, where I was too chicken to flirt with …

Hearst Magazines

Why You Should Flirt With Your Spouse

One of the things the two of you did when you first met and started dating was to flirt with one another. You were able to convey your intentions in …

How to Flirt With a Guy - Fast Flirting Tips & Ideas

Marie Claire dating blogger Maura Kelly shares how to break out of your comfort zone and start taking some flirtatious risks.<p>The dude who runs Nerd Nite Speed-Dating gives us some insights on how to win over hot geeks.<p>Whole Foods employees from around the country send me their tips for picking up …

7 Tips to Help You Get Your Flirt On

If we could all walk into a party and booty wave like Beyonce, working the room at a holiday party would be NBD. And although we might not all look, sound, or dance like her, we can all take a cue from Queen Bey's self-confidence. The key to being a good flirt is to do so unapologetically, …

Relationships

Science Has Perfected Flirting. Bless Science.

There is a right way to flirt, says science. And it's MORE IMPORTANT than looks when it comes to making connection with a potential mate. Kinda crazy, right? If you know how to work it, you can spend less time worrying about whether or not the humidity in da club has made your hair go all nutso, …

How to Flirt — Backed by Scientific Research

<b>Does Flirting Actually Work?</b><p>Very much so. In fact, research says it’s more effective than looking good.<p><b>Signaling availability and interest trumps</b> …

Panel suggests fixes for death penalty in U.S.

Federal and state governments should move to a single lethal drug for executions instead of complex cocktails that can be botched, a group of criminal justice experts said in a new review of the death penalty in the United States.<p>The experts also recommended that governments should let the public …

Ugandan granted bail in first gay sex trial since tough new law

One of two men set to go on trial for homosexual acts in Uganda has been granted bail in the first case since the nation adopted tough anti-gay laws.<p>After almost five months without trial, Jackson Mukasa, 26, a market vendor, received bail Wednesday after fulfilling conditions for his release.<p>His …

Adam Levine and Keira Knightley Had the Jitters Making Their New Movie

Adam Levine admits he was nervous about making his feature film acting debut in <i>Begin Again</i> with Keira Knightley – but tried hard not to show it.<p>“I …

Cressida Bonas Is on “Compassionate Leave” from Her Marketing Job

While Prince Harry has been partying it up in Miami for best pal Guy Pelly’s bachelor party, Cressida Bonas has been nursing a broken heart at home.<p>Cressida was due to be attending the society wedding of Pelly and heiress Lizzie Wilson in Memphis this weekend, but she has pulled out, after …

Royal Expert Claims Pippa Middleton Had a 'False Bottom' During Royal Wedding

Just in time for Prince William and Kate‘s third wedding anniversary, one royal commentator claimed to expose the truth behind Pippa Middleton’s …

Royal Weddings

Todd Chrisley's Son Kyle Wanted on Assault Charges

Kyle Chrisley of <i>Chrisley Knows Best</i> is wanted in South Carolina for allegedly assaulting the mother of his child.<p>“Need Help to Locate Criminal …

USA Network

British celebrity PR guru jailed for 8 years for sex assaults

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s best-known celebrity publicist was jailed for eight years on Friday for indecently assaulting teenage girls in the 1970s and 1980s, the first conviction from an inquiry into sex abuse triggered by revelations that the late BBC TV presenter Jimmy Savile had been a …

Naya Rivera Dropped From Her Record Label?

<b>Naya Rivera</b> hasn't been having the best year.<p>New rumors claim that the star was dropped from her record label, <b>Columbia Records.</b> These reports come just days after the story broke that Rivera, 27, had been fired from <b>Glee</b> <b></b>over a feud with co-star <b>Lea Michele.</b><p>As it turns out, both rumors are just that: …

Naya Rivera

Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Justin Bieber Hit the Spa for Massages and Pedicures

Oh, nothing—just a couple of guys getting pedicures before the big throwdown.<p>Floyd Mayweather Jr. isn’t one to stress out before a fight, so it stands to reason he’d head to the spa before his bout with Marcos Maidana on Saturday. That’s called “tapering.”<p>Indeed, Mayweather headed to a spa in the …

Heroin trail in Peaches Geldof's death being investigated: police

LONDON (Reuters) - Police are investigating how Peaches Geldof, the daughter of musician and Band Aid founder Bob Geldof, received the heroin believed to have contributed to her death after finding drugs paraphernalia around her, British police said on Friday.<p>Model and socialite Peaches Geldof …

Gabourey Sidibe: "How Could Someone Like Me Be Confident? Go Ask Rihanna"

How is Gabourey Sidibe so confident?<p>It’s a question the 30-year-old actress gets asked a lot. The undercurrent, of course, is an affront: How <i>dare</i> you be so confident?<p>“I always wonder if that's the first thing [reporters] ask Rihanna when they meet her,” Sidibe said last night in a speech at the …

Grace Kelly’s Children Dismiss Nicole Kidman Biopic of Their Mother

Two weeks ahead of the premiere of Nicole Kidman’s Grace Kelly film, <i>Grace of Monaco</i>, which is set to open this year’s Cannes Film Festival, Kelly’s children have issued a statement in which they unequivocally dismiss the project.<p>In a joint statement, the three children of the late actress, style …

Model Adriana Lima and ex-NBA player Jaric separate

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Victoria’s Secret model Adriana Lima and former NBA player Marko Jaric are separating after five years of marriage, the couple said on Friday.<p>NBA star Marko Jaric arrives on the red carpet with supermodel Adriana Lima at the 2008 ESPY Awards in Los Angeles, California July …

Nicole Kidman's Grace of Monaco Draws Fire – Again

The principality is still not amused.<p>Just days before <i>Grace of Monaco</i> opens the Cannes Film Festival, Monaco’s royal family has opened fire again on …

Nicole Kidman

Khloe Kardashian Joins The 'Waist Gang'

Khloe Kardashian wants you to see her waist.<p>The reality star posted a selfie Friday, May 2, showing her dressed in a tight black shirt and skinny jeans. The main focus, according to her caption, was her waist.<p>"I love my waist trainer from @premadonna87!!!! Miss @blacchyna has me obsessed!!! Who …