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11 Best Gifts for The Booze Lover In Your Life

The best kind of gifts are the ones that keep on giving.<p><b>1. WineRack Bra, $30, papabert.com</b><p>Provide your bestie with bigger boobs and a more convenient way to tote her booze.<p><b>2. Built Champagne Tote, $20 builtny.com</b><p>This passively says, "I want you to bring champagne everywhere we go."<p>b>3. Wine Barrel …

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How to piss off a Scot

THOSE OF US lucky enough to live in “God’s Country” inhabit a natural theatre where — if the stereotypes are to be believed — kilts and shaggy cattle …

Scotland

Kid President Has a Dream!

For $50, This Company Will Send You Weird Stuff Hand-Selected By Bill Nye

Get a curated package from the Science Guy every three months.<p>Bill Nye, science educator and excellent dancer, is prepped and ready to send you a box of personally curated knick-knacks. Nye has joined Quarterly Co., a subscription-based mailing service where for a small fee, you can sign up to …

4 New Legless Lizards Discovered In California

They're not snakes. One species lives right by LAX.<p>You always knew there was something creepy about LAX. Now, a pair of researchers has discovered four new species of legless lizards—technically not snakes—one of which lives underneath the dunes at the end of a runway at Los Angeles's major …

10 Best National Parks For Fall Trips

Come autumn, many of America's National Parks are at their most visually stunning. It's not only the fall foliage that amplifies their beauty, but also the waning light casting the landscape in an almost magical iridescence. And after the heat of summer, the crisp air offers a welcome reprieve. …

The 9 Best Places To Skinny Dip Around The World

Ever felt the urge to dive in sans clothing? The Skinny Dipping Report has nine fabulous spots around the world.<p>Self-described as "the world's …

High-Flying Style and In-Flight Distractions: Weekly Roundup

This week we took to the friendly skies in a few very different ways—first we talked flying fashionably with 10 solid style-meets-comfort outfits and …

Long Haul

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The Best Festival in the U.K.

I have to admit, shamefacedly, that in the past I have not fully embraced the festival scene in the U.K.<p>Stories of friends who have dived head-first down porta loos on quests to retrieve their iPhones, or have woken up to find their tent washed away by the inevitable, biblical rainfall fill me with …

(Images) 56 Inspirational Picture Quotes That Will Motivate Your Mind, Body & Soul

Now and then when we <i>need a little Inspiration</i> we often reach for a <i>daily quote or motivational video</i>.<p>So I decided to share 56 of my <i>favorite picture</i> …

Rainn Wilson: A Day in The Life

Andy Grammer answers Life's BIG Questions!

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Seven Rare Steve Jobs Videos That Show How To “Think Different”

In this video from 1982 (actually, an audio-recording-as-video) Steve Jobs talks to the Academy of Achievement about what makes a person intelligent. …

10 Simple, Science-Backed Ways To Be Happier Today

Did you know that the perfect temperature for happiness is 13.9°C? Adjust your thermostat, then check out these quick tips for maximizing mirth.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>Happiness is so interesting, because we all have …

How Not To Worry: Timeless 1934 Advice on Controlling Anxiety and Mastering Life

As far as vintage finds go, they hardly get more fortuitous than <b>You Can Master Life</b> (<i>public library</i>) — a marvelous 1934 compendium of sort-of-philosophical, sort-of-self-helpy, at times charmingly dated, other times refreshingly timeless advice on cultivating “the power to think, to create, to …

6 Simple Mindfulness Practices To Reframe Your Perspective

Get familiar with the Holstee Manifesto and join the fast track to a better understanding–and appreciation–of your work, your life, and the world around you.<p>This is your life.<p>Do what you love and do it often.<p>If you don’t like something, change it.<p>If you don’t like your job, quit.<p>If you don’t have …

Inside the Warm Heart of Africa

Despite being one of the smallest countries in Africa — and overshadowed by safari-giant neighbors, Tanzania, Zambia, and Mozambique — <b>Malawi</b> is a place of heart-stopping scenery and vast vistas. From the crystal-clear waters of Lake Malawi to the rolling plains of the highlands, this country, …

How to Turn a Smartphone Panorama Into a ‘Tiny Planet’ Photo

Ever since Google released the Photosphere feature for their Nexus devices, I have been obsessed with making tiny planets. The photosphere feature …

Why We Hug So Hard it Hurts | The Science of Happiness

25 Surprising Facts You Might Not Know About

Los Angeles-based graphic designer, letter and illustrator Drew Melton started Justlucky in 2009. Guided by curiosity and relentless yearning to to …

My Favorite Teacher | Man On The Street

Zach Sobiech "Clouds" Celeberity Music Video | My Last Days

Tomorrow is Always a New Day | Stories from the Street

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