Alicia Herbert

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27 Healthy Desserts You Can Make in a Blender

Soups, sauces, and smoothies are pretty standard fare for a blender. Now, expand the handy kitchen appliance’s repertoire to include dessert! Yep—you …

5 Things You Should Keep In Mind About Dating A Gentlelady

Lovely and sensitive, gentleladies are real pearls; make sure to keep in mind these 5 things while dating her. Find yourself a gentlelady today!

7 Dangerously Delicious Desserts

Dessert

Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2015: even more of the best entries so far

The best bakery in every state

So we turned to city-guide app Foursquare to help us find the best bakery in every state.<p>Because the app allows users to save and favorite venues they love, Foursquare was able to track down which bakeries locals are raving about across the country and compile a list of America's Most Scrumptious …

Four Square

Queen Elizabeth II: The platinum monarch?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Just like her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria before her, Elizabeth II was never expected to rule; as the eldest daughter of the king's second son, Prince Albert (later King George VI), hers was a life destined to be lived in relative privacy, until the 1936 abdication of her uncle, …

Queen Elizabeth II

The best young adult books of 2015

<b>How many of our best YA books of the year did you read in 2015?</b><p><b>Reveiws by Martin Chilton (and Rebecca Hawkes, where stated). The list is in no particular order.</b><p>See also: <b>best YA books of 2016</b><p><b>1. THE ART OF BEING NORMAL BY LISA WILLIAMSON (DAVID FICKLING BOOKS)</b> <br>Lisa Williamson's debut YA novel The Art …

Books

'Rough Rides' and the Challenges of Improving Police Culture

Freddie Gray isn't the first person to be gravely injured while riding in a police van.<p><i>Updated on April 27, 2015, at 5 p.m.</i><p>A rough ride. Bringing them up front. A screen test. A cowboy ride. A nickel ride.<p>Police say that intentionally banging a suspect around in the back of a van isn't common …

Justice

Disaster relief: Aid workers struggle to reach desperate Nepal

Unni Krishnan spent hours on the tarmac in Delhi Sunday afternoon before he learned his flight would be cancelled because of a massive aftershock in Kathmandu. While the 49-year-old aid worker managed to catch a different flight to the earthquake-shattered capital of Nepal the following morning, …

Natural Disasters

Baltimore protests: Crowds, police stand off after curfew

<b>(CNN) —</b> <b>Latest developments:</b><p>- 11:59 p.m. ET: Police arrested two people for looting and one for disorderly conduct, Police Commissioner Anthony Batts said. But most of the 10 arrests made after the 10 p.m. curfew were for curfew violation.<p>- 11:55 p.m. ET: Baltimore police have made 10 arrests since …

Justice

Mackensie, Atlanta

Welcome to the first installment of "16," a BuzzFeed News series about ordinary people at the weirdest age. Meet a teenager with trichotillomania who is trying to be more than the girl in class who pulls her hair out.

Hair

9 Things Guys Think After Sex

Cuddling is great. There, I said it.<p><b>1. I need a minute. I think I just came my brains out. Literally.</b> It's like that orgasm flipped a reset switch in my brain. All the necessary functions are slowly coming back online, but until then I don't know what's happening.<p><b>2. I feel like I just went from the</b> …

Lawmaker Wants to Make Yoga Pants Illegal

This Montana representative thinks exercise pants are downright obscene.<p>A lawmaker in Montana is super pissed about your obscene yoga pants, you guys.<p>According to the Associated Press via the <i>Billings Gazette</i>, Rep. David Moore introduced a bill in the House Judiciary Committee designed to cut down …

House Judiciary Committee

The top 10 words invented by writers

‘Authorisms’ – neologisms coined by authors which have entered the wider language – have been enriching English for centuries. From Shakespeare to Joseph Heller, Paul Dickson selects his favourites<p>I have long been interested in words but most specifically in the question of how a coinage makes it …

Hollywood's Most Popular Tattoo Is...

Though science has yet to prove our editor-conceived theory to be true, chances are, if you're a celebrity with tattoos, there's a high probability …

How It Works: The Inner Earth

Know your planet!<p>Plate tectonics—the theory that explains the sinking, spreading, and slip-sliding of big chunks of Earth’s surface—is a bedrock of geology. But it can’t explain what happens to plates once they sink, or account for the forces that drive many of the planet’s volcanic hotspots. …

Earth Science