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You Won't Believe These 25 Netflix Documentaries Are Real

Once you're done binge-watching <b>Queer Eye</b> season two (and bawling your eyes out), you might be in the mood for an addictive, fascinating look at other true events. With so many amazing documentaries on Netflix, covering everything from true crime to sushi chefs, there's no shortage of entertainment …

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15 of the Worst Used Cars to Buy From 2007-2017

<i>This story was originally published in March, 2018.</i><p>Perusing the internet for used cars is something of a pastime in the Gear Patrol office. Finding a …

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9 new Netflix movies and shows that you should watch in June

An underrated Ryan Reynolds comedy joins Jean-Claude van Damme and the god of thunder<p>Each month, Netflix adds nearly 80 movies, shows, and original series to the platform, a streaming bounty that piles up and leaves most of us endlessly scrolling through the on-screen recommendations. Entering the …

Entertainment

Summer TV: The 30 Most Exciting New Shows

From a Ryan Murphy dance musical to Amy Adams’ HBO debut to John Krasinski’s take on Jack Ryan, here are 30 new series to add to the DVR. Vitamin D …

4 Affordable Four-Door Cars To Buy Before They Become Classics

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> We love scouring the internet for reasons to spend money we don’t have on cars we daydream about owning, and these are our picks this …

The 10 Best Moves to Lose Your Love Handles

You’ve tried situps, cardio, and dumbbell side bends, but nothing seems to get rid of that stubborn belly fat on your sides. Sound familiar? It might …

10 hot vehicles most likely to increase in value, 'terrifying the neighbors'

If only you had kept that Plymouth Road Runner or Lincoln Continental that became a '60s classic. You'd be rich by now.<p>But, alas, you sold it and bought a Chevy Vega. Tough break.<p>Well, now is your chance to right that wrong.<p>Classic car insurance company Hagerty has released a list of the top 10 …

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Byzantium Is the Most Gorgeous, Blood-Sucking Vampire Movie on Netflix

It also stars a pre-Lady Bird Saoirse Ronan.<p>Over two decades ago, director Neil Jordan helped make vampire movies fashionable with the lovingly filmed <i>Interview with a Vampire</i>. While that movie might not have been on Oscar winner—although it was nominated for Art Direction and garnered a Golden …

18 Underrated Netflix Movies That You Won’t Regret Watching

Netflix adds new content to its library every day, so it's easy to miss out on a lot of movies. But trust me, there's some great ones - you just …

Entertainment

Here's Why Killing Yourself With Cardio is the Wrong Way to Get in Shape

Want to look better? Forget about the gym.<p>If getting in better shape is something you'd like to do, know this: You'll make more of a dent watching what you eat as opposed to trying to burn calories doing cardio. It's because a person burns roughly 100 calories running one mile, and since you need …

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The 13 Best Sleepers For 2018

All of these cars are subtle, but they pack a serious punch. Perfect for when you want some performance, but want to fly under the radar too.<p>Faster than meets the eye.

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The 30 Best Shows On Amazon Prime Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: July 16th</b><p>While Netflix features more and better <i>original</i> programming, Amazon Prime Video holds their own in that department, and they continue to beef up their offerings. As far as licensed content goes, however, Amazon Prime may hold a slight edge, thanks to owning exclusive rights to …

Entertainment

Netflix's 'Scariest TV Show Ever' Has A New Full-Length Trailer

Now that the hype surrounding Stranger Things season 2 has all-but died down - leaving the lead kids plenty of time to do a series of rap battles on …

10 criminally underrated movies on Netflix you owe it to yourself to watch

Since its inception, Netflix has stood as the benchmark for on-demand entertainment. As its popularity grew, so too did the streaming service’s …

The 10 best perfumes for men

Staff Picks: The Used Cars We’d Buy Right Now for $5,000 or Less

Simple thought experiment: you’re given a tax-free $5,000 limit and told to buy a car. Any car. We know what we’d buy — not that we didn’t spend a …

A handy list of 2017’s excellent, must-watch TV and movies (and how to watch them all)

It’s only July, but 2017 has already provided us a full year’s worth of great movies and TV shows.<p>More than usual, the first six months in entertainment has transcended genre lines, as a number of versatile films and shows have hit theaters and TV screens. In the last few weeks alone, the heartfelt …

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Found: 5 Affordable Cars Destined to Become Classic Collectables

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> We love scouring the internet for reasons to spend money we don’t have on cars we daydream about owning, and these are our picks this …

An MIT professor explains why we are still a long ways off from solving one of the biggest problems with self-driving cars

The Trolley problem goes like this: a runaway trolley is barreling toward five people on a track who cannot move. But you have the option to pull a lever and send it to a side track where you see one person standing. What would you do?<p>But as Rahwan puts it, the Trolley problem gets thornier when …

The Jaguar F-PACE sets a new standard for beauty in luxury SUVs

It's a Jaguar. It's an SUV. It's a Jaguar SUV.<p>Yes, that day has finally come. At the Los Angeles auto show in 2015, Jaguar Land Rover officially unveiled its first-ever sport utility for the US market. Last year later, we got our hands on it.<p>In the flesh, the vehicle, called F-PACE, was as stunning …

Netflix Movies 2017: 25 Oscar Winning Films To Stream Now Before The 89th Academy Awards

Hollywood’s biggest night is right around the corner and to get prepared, we’ve compiled a list of 25 Oscar-winning films you can stream right now on …

The 22 most exciting new shows of 2017 you have to see

An FX study estimates that the amount of original scripted shows will reach 500 in 2017 - up from 455 in 2016. It's really becoming impossible for any person to keep up with all the most exciting shows coming down the pike.<p>But don't worry, here's a list of the shows we believe deserve your …

Latest Pixel leaks give comprehensive look at the 'phone by Google'

The big Google event isn't until tomorrow, but Google's phones are here to be gawked at today. The latest leak of the company's Pixel and Pixel XL handsets comes via UK retailer Carphone Warehouse (and <i>9to5Google</i><i>)</i>, with the phone-seller accidentally publishing a clutch of photos, informative slides, …

Mobile Technology

The 25 Best TV Shows of 2016

Find your new binge-watch here.<p>If you're anything like us, you've spent much of 2016 bingeing TV show after TV show. Quality television reigns right now, especially on streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Video, and it's hard to pick a favorite. But these are the 20 shows that have stood out …

15 of the Best Cheap Cars to Take Racing

How to make racing just a little bit more affordable.<p>Racing is expensive. There's no real way around it, but you can start with a cheap car and turn it into something legitimately fast. Whether it's autocross, rally, LeMons, endurance racing, or SCCA, these cars all have something to offer.

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One Man’s Quest to Reduce Gun Violence, With a Gun

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This article was originally published on January 14, 2016. We have chosen to republish it now in light of the recent tragedy in …

20 Quickest Crossovers and SUVs Motor Trend has Tested

Family Haulers, Attack Armadillos, Hybrids, and More<p>With crossovers/SUVs becoming ever more dominant in the automotive landscape, it was only a matter of time until they became more capable on- and off-road. <i>Motor Trend</i> tests hundreds of vehicles every year and among them are a select few …

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Want A Three-Row SUV That Isn't Enormous?

If you’ve got a bunch of kids but you live in a congested city, you’re not going to want to run around in a giant Chevy Suburban. Instead, you’ll …