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The Best of 52 Books in 52 Weeks

So what seems like a million years ago I started this project to read 52 bestsellers in 52 weeks. Along the way, I've had a great group of readers reading along with me on Facebook and Goodreads. Recently, I asked them to let me know what their favorite reads this year were, and here are the …

17 Ridiculous 'First-World Problems'

Here is a whine - "Ugh, I'm sick again."<p>And here is a White Whine - "Ugh, every time I go to Paris I get sick."<p>The difference is subtle, but it's there. To be a White Whiner your complaint must convey, simultaneously, that you are both fortunate and irritated. Nothing gets people whining more than …

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'I love you boys': David Beckham reveals heartwarming photos in new book

<p><b>David Beckham</b> has paid a heartwarming tribute to his sons thanking them for sharing "special moments" with him.<p>The father-of-four's new …

David Beckham

Why Miley Cyrus Scares the Crap Out of Me

It's been weeks since the VMAs and the tsunami of responses, armchair diagnoses and moral commentary around Miley Cyrus's infamous twerking, jerking, foam finger-wagging performance. Everything that can possibly be said about it has been said. Like everyone else, I'm sick of hearing about it. Yet, …

Miley Cyrus

King Abdullah: Let The Women Drive

Imagine what your world would be like if, simply because of your gender, you were not allowed to drive a car. Every day, you would have to rely on a male driver to take you anywhere you need to go - school, work, the grocery store. You must spend money every day to pay this driver. There is no way …

Saudi Arabia

5 Rules For Using Coffee Shop WiFi

In order to compete with the likes of the chain coffee shops and now fast food joints, just about every coffee shop or small restaurant is supplying its clients with free WiFi. Unfortunately, there are people who don't understand the rules of life as far as "give and take" in that you've got to …

Wi-Fi

25 Movies From The ’80s That Every Kid Should See

Many of your favorite movies from childhood aren't quite the same when you try to share them with the wired kids of 2013. These classics are the timeless exceptions that hold up nicely.

Movies

How To Get Over A Breakup, According To Our Favorite Movies & TV Shows

So you're newly single and not sure how to move on with your life. Not to worry, there's no better place to look than Hollywood for tips on how to navigate your new relationship status.<p>Don't believe us? Take the following steps from our favorite flicks and TV shows below and you'll be more than …

10 Editing Tips for Making Killer Instagram Videos

Extra vids for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>When it comes to movies, editing is kind of a big deal.<p>Without it, we wouldn’t have twist endings. (Looking at you, …

Building Community: 5 Great Ways to Meet Your Neighbors

It's been only a few weeks since I made the big move south to Atlanta and meeting new people and making friends with the neighbors is very high on my …

Outdoor Spaces

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Teenage girl dies suddenly after falling ill at Reading Festival

The parents of a teenage girl who died suddenly after falling ill at the Reading Festival have spoken of their “unbearable” anguish at having to wait to learn the cause of their daughter’s death.<p>Esme Blore, 17, became unwell while attending the popular annual music festival at the weekend and …

Music Festivals

Happy Birthday JK Rowling: 16 Best Quotes From Harry Potter

Today is both JK Rowling's 48th birthday as well as her beloved character Harry Potter's birthday (he's 33 today). In honor of the creator of our favorite young wizard and the young wizard himself, we thought we'd round up some of the best quotes from the <i>Harry Potter</i> series.<p>We are fully aware that …

'The Bone Season' By Samantha Shannon: The Book We're Talking About

"The Bone Season" by Samantha Shannon<p>Bloomsbury, $24.00<p>Published on August 20,2013<p><b>What is it about?</b><p>The novel follows a 19-year-old girl with particularly special supernatural powers who lives in a dystopian parallel universe (she lives in London, but it's certainly not the London we know). She is …

JK Rowling On GMA: The 'Harry Potter' Character She Misses Most

JK Rowling made a rare appearance on Good Morning America this morning to discuss Harry Potter in honor of the 15th anniversary of the beloved series.<p>They ask her if one person in the world could meet Dumbledore and benefit from his wise words, who would it be? She admits that she would actually …

Bookshelfies Tumblr: The Newest Trend You NEED To Know About

Today, we came across the awesome Tumblr Bookshelfies (via Business Insider)<p>What is a "bookshelfie," you might ask? Well, it's a selfie taken in front of your bookshelf, of course! (the contributors also list some of the books that can be found on their bookshelves.<p>This is definitely our favorite …

The Loveliest Short Story You Will Read Today Was Published on Craigslist

"Missed Connection" stays with you.<p>Lucas Jackson/Reuters, Chris Heller<p>Craigslist: that scourge of the newspaper industry, that den of lust, that middleman responsible for an untold number of bedbug crises.<p>Or, Craigslist: the Internet's simplest and most ingenious disruptor, a digital equivalent of …