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10 Mistakes Everyone Makes When Brewing Coffee

A co-author of “The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Coffee & Tea” shares her secrets to brewing coffee that’ll make the best cup of joe you’ll ever …

Coffee

The five universal laws of human stupidity

In 1976, a professor of economic history at the University of California, Berkeley published an essay outlining the fundamental laws of a force he perceived as humanity’s greatest existential threat: Stupidity.<p>Stupid people, Carlo M. Cipolla explained, share several identifying traits: they are …

University of California

The 99% and the 1% - Drone photography of income inequality across the world -

A series of images captured from satellites in the Earth’s atmosphere, truly reflect the social imbalance on our planet. Of course, differences in …

Income Inequality

7 Tactics to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Shine (That You Wouldn't Use on a Resume)

Seven smart strategies that will work on LinkedIn, but not on a resume.<p>Hate to break it to you, but if you're treating LinkedIn like an old-fashioned/digital resume, you're doing it all wrong. Although it's tempting to create a profile by copying and pasting your resume quickly, you're missing …

Employment

7 awkward situations people didn't have to worry about 30 years ago

Awkward moments aren't unique to modern-day life. But there are certain types of awkward situations that previous generations never could have imagined.<p>Think accidentally liking someone's Instagram photo from five years ago, making it clear that you were social-media stalking them. Or inadvertently …

Social Media

iPhone Not Working Properly? Here's How to Calibrate It

iPhones are prized for their reliability. However, some of their features can become less accurate or responsive over time, making it difficult to …

IPhone 7

Honestly, We Can't Believe These Stunning Colorful Lakes Are Real

If I'm being totally honest, it doesn't take much to give me the travel bug. Whether it's the promise of getting outside and exploring a gorgeous …

National Parks

An insider explains how rural Christian white America has a dark and terrifying underbelly

As the election of Donald Trump is being sorted out, a common theme keeps cropping up from all sides: “Democrats failed to understand white, …

5 ways to pick the perfect app font

Text makes up 95 per cent of all digital communication. So no matter how carefully refined the user interface, icon design or choice of imagery …

Romantic Bedroom on a Budget | Canopy, Canopy bedroom and Romantic

10 Swedish home decor hacks that will help cool the chaos of your space

With the arrival of spring comes the cleaning and reorganization of our homes. It’s the time of year when we look at our rooms and think, …

8 Stunning Examples of Modern Architecture to Inspire Your Interiors

Modern architecture, at its core, is all about paring down to the basics and living a life of intention. It's also based on simple, abstract forms …

‘Evilest White Woman on Earth’: The Criminal Injustice of Terra Morehead

Warning: This story is not about America’s criminal-justice system.<p>In this story, America’s criminal-justice system is a parable. In this story, …

Lewandowski refuses to apologize for 'womp womp' comment

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Corey Lewandowski refused to apologize Wednesday after he dismissed the story of a 10-year-old girl with Down syndrome who was reportedly separated from her mother after crossing the border illegally.<p>While appearing Tuesday on Fox News, former senior Democratic National Committee …

Human Rights

Corey Lewandowski mocks child with Down syndrome taken from mom at border

Trump's former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, has no heart.<p>Democratic strategist Zac Petkanas and Trump's former campaign manager Corey …

Trump signs executive order halting family separations

The furor over forcibly removing children from their parents prompted the administration to move without waiting for Congress.<p>President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday that ends the administration’s policy of separating migrant families crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, abandoning …

Immigration

US child detention pictures disturbing - Theresa May

<b>Theresa May has condemned the forced separation of migrant children from their parents at the US-Mexico border, but dismissed calls to cancel President Donald Trump's visit to the UK.</b><p>The PM said the images of children being kept in what look like cages was "deeply disturbing" and "wrong".<p>But she …

Melania Trump flew to Texas to visit immigrant children wearing a jacket that says 'I really don't care, do u?' — and people are freaking out

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik; Zara<p><b>First lady Melania Trump wore a green military jacket that says, "I really don't care, do u?" on her surprise trip to</b> …

Donald Trump

A Trump Supporter Made A False Claim About Immigration Policy, So This Anchor Pulled Out The Receipts

Amy Kremer, the cofounder of Women for Trump, made a false claim about immigration policy in a contentious CNN interview Saturday, and misquoted a …

Obama Administration

What makes a woman "amazing" in bed, according to 9 guys

DW, they don't just say "deep throating" over and over.<p>Want to know what men reckon makes someone amazing in bed? I know, I know. When I first spotted this Reddit thread, I was hesitant to click. Afraid I'd just seem gross guys writing "deep throat" and "double back flip onto my dick", I was pretty …

Who is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Democratic Socialist who beat Rep. Joe Crowley in NY primary?

NEW YORK - A 28-year-old Democratic Socialist defeated longtime U.S. Rep. Joe Crowley, a high-ranking Democrat, in Tuesday's New York primary, …

The key to keeping your flowers fresh longer will literally cost you 1 cent

There’s nothing more mood-boosting than having a bouquet of fresh flowers sitting on your kitchen table, but there’s only so much you can do to …

7 Fascinating Habits Serial Killers Often Display When They’re Young

It's interesting to consider what makes a serial killer, and whether or not they show early warning signs as kids. In many cases, "serial killers …

Crime

What It's Like To Be Held Hostage By Somali Pirates For 2 1/2 Years

Michael Scott Moore is a journalist who traveled to Somalia to write a book about the history of piracy in the Horn of Africa. It did not go as planned.<p>The title of his new book tells you what happened. It's called <i>The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast</i>.<p>Moore's ordeal …

Africa

Apartheid’s paedophiles: ‘Magnus Malan and others in sex orgies with young boys’

Related Links<p>General Magnus Malan, who in the 1980s was the most powerful man in South Africa after apartheid state president PW Botha, was a …

Port Elizabeth

30 Things On Amazon That Have Tons Of Five-Star Reviews Because They Rule

When you need convenience, quality products, and most of all, don't want to leave your couch — Amazon is the first place most people rightfully look …

Cute

15 Insanely Useful Beauty Gadgets You Can Buy on Amazon

The world before Amazon.com literally does not make sense to me. How did we feel joy before the ability to click a button and have three books, a jar …

Shopping

A Look Back at 100 Years of Fashion Photography

For as much its critics may proclaim that fashion is frivolous or some kind of fantastical escapism, it’s worth remembering that one of fashion’s …

Fashion Photography

The Best True Wireless Headphones

The ear sets that won’t tie you down.<p><i>This post</i> <i>was published in partnership with</i> <i>Wirecutter</i><i>, the site devoted to finding the best gear and gadgets.</i> …

Consumer Tech

Charlotte Tilbury’s New Concealer Is Actually Magic—Here’s Photo Evidence

Fact: I am a devout worshipper at the makeup altar of Charlotte Tilbury. All her products—from her Matte Revolution Lipsticks to her …

Makeup