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The best music documentaries on YouTube

Remember the days when you had to pay £3.50 to borrow a VHS for three days from your local video store? And even then, the best chance of watching a music documentary that didn’t suck was to tune into Channel 5 after 11pm to watch some ex-Top of the Pops presenter wax lyrical about the Beatles. …

Kurt Cobain

10 ways the world could end

How might the human race end? Stephen Petranek lays out 10 terrible options and the science behind them. Will we be wiped out by an asteroid? …

Watch These Emails Acted Out In Real Life To See Just How Terrible You Are At Emailing

At some point or another, you’ve been the absolute worst at email. You may not have realized it, but the person on the other side of that “send” button has been silently judging you all this time. But how can you fix unrecognized faux pas?<p>Acting them out in real life is a start.<p>From Tripp and …

Smart devices think you're 'too lazy' to opt out of privacy defaults

Smart devices are designed to save time. But their privacy policies sometimes seem designed to waste it.<p>One way or another, the uproar over Samsung's …

What Is It Like to Play in a Band When You're Living with a Mental Illness?

"Why wasn't anybody writing about the thrill of cancelling plans just so you could safely sit clothed in the shower for six hours?"<p><i>Photo by Tom Connolly</i><p>Hi. My name is Andy, and for the last ten years, I've played music as Caïna. My mental health issues include manic depression, numerous anxiety …

Mental Health

‘SNL’ 40th Anniversary Review: A Long Night of Sheer Comedy Bliss

The Saturday Night Live 40th anniversary special was a star-studded trip down memory lane so brilliant not even Taylor Swift could ruin it.<p>Steve …

Super Bowl XLIX's Best and Worst Commercials

Bryan Cranston, Liam Neeson and Mindy Kaling scored, but Kate Upton and Kim Kardashian bored in Sunday's super spots<p>Super Bowl XLIX had everything …

Advertising

11 essential pushup variations

The pushup is one of the most basic but effective moves for strength and conditioning.<p>This humble muscle-building exercise trains the muscles in your …

Workouts

11 Bizarre and Dangerous Items Sold by Sears in 1902

The 1902 edition of the Sears, Roebuck catalogue offers items of particular interest and questionable health benefits—everything from the latest …

7 Habits of Highly Fit People

Have you ever noticed how some people can train and stay fit, while others get stuck in an endless loop of weight loss and weight gain? As the daughter of gym owners, I've seen fitness fads come and go. As a yoga teacher myself, I've seen people start health regimes with zeal, only to fizzle out …

The AFC East is a Disaster

The Bills (former) head coach Doug Marrone just opted out of his contract and is now a free agent. Apparently Marrone asked the new owners for an …

The Best of Maxim 2014

4K<p>SHARES<p>From the European racetracks to New York hotel suites to rock star tour buses, <i>Maxim</i> spent 2014 getting wild in every way imaginable. Here's …

Angelina Jolie

Bills' players, owners and others react to Doug Marrone leaving Buffalo

Doug Marrone's departure from Buffalo surprised just about everyone, including some Bills' players.<p>Doug Marrone is leaving the Buffalo Bills and taking his $4 million 2015 salary with him. Marrone exercised an opt out clause in his contract Tuesday, a surprise move to many, including Buffalo …

The 18 Things Women Love Most About Sex

22.6K<p>SHARES<p>18 is the minimum age (in most jurisdictions, at least) at which you’re legally empowered to have sex, and that makes it the perfect …

Facebook, here is your year in review!

Some Facebook users had a good year. Some had a less good year. But nobody had quite the action-packed 2014 Facebook did. In the spirit of the “year in review” posts clogging up Facebook news feeds from San Francisco to Shanghai, here’s what Facebook’s year looked like!<p>January<p>Researchers at …

Social Media

There's just no explaining 2014

Published on December 28, 2014<p><b>It was a year of mysteries</b>. To list some of the more baffling ones:<p>A huge airliner simply vanished, and to this day nobody has any idea what happened to it, despite literally thousands of hours of intensive speculation on CNN.<p>Millions of Americans suddenly decided to …

Is Sleep a Part of Your Weight Loss Program?

Most people take a common set of steps when preparing to lose weight. Pick an activity. Pick a diet. Cut out junk food. Pick a start date. Recruit support. One step, however, is typically missed, and recent research suggests it is as important as anything: Review your sleep habits.<p>We all know how …

Rex Ryan's 7 most entertaining moments with the New York Jets

After several months of rumors regarding his future, the New York Jets finally fired head coach Rex Ryan Monday morning, ending his six-year tenure with the team.<p>Ryan led the Jets to the AFC title game in his first two seasons but failed to get them past .500 in his final four seasons, with them …

NFL playoff schedule: Patriots will play Saturday, Jan. 10

The Patriots will open the playoffs Saturday, Jan. 10 at Gillette Stadium, the NFL announced Sunday night. Their divisional round game is at 4:35 …

Mike Pettine disappointed in Johnny Manziel, open to using draft pick on QB

The Browns coach sure doesn't seem confident that Manziel is Cleveland's quarterback of the future.<p>Browns head coach Mike Pettine isn't sugarcoating his concerns over Johnny Manziel's future in Cleveland. In the wake of a disappointing rookie year capped by yet another round of late-night partying …

Johnny Manziel again promises to grow up and be ‘accountable’

Johnny Manziel says the party's over. The Browns want to believe him.<p>The high-profile rookie quarterback apologized to his Browns teammates — and Cleveland fans — Monday for a season of distractions and vowed again to change.<p>Manziel was fined over the weekend by the team after he missed a medical …

New Brady deal gives Patriots cash flow, not cash

Getty Images<p>It’s impossible for the Patriots to canonize quarterback Tom Brady for his decision to restructure his contract on Monday. But only …

Here’s why Apple bought Beats: By 2019, streaming will account for 70 percent of digital music revenue

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Ensuper<p>Here’s another reminder why companies like Apple and Amazon are betting on streaming services: …

Pink Floyd Say Goodbye

David Gilmour and Nick Mason on why their new LP is almost certainly Floyd’s final statement<p>David Gilmour has spent much of the past 20 years trying …

Guitar

The Best New TV Shows of 2014

VF.com TV writers Richard Lawson and Joanna Robinson name their favorite shows that debuted this year. Ranging across networks and platforms, these series are proof that we’re still living in a golden age of television.<p><b>Outlander</b><p>Starz’s adaptation of a popular book series, about a headstrong nurse …

The US gets its first professional gaming arena

Competitive gaming is practically an institution in countries like South Korea, but it hasn't really had a permanent home in the US. That's going to change pretty shortly, though; Major League Gaming has revealed that it's opening its first dedicated eSports location, MLG.tv Arena, in Columbus, …

'Super Smash Bros For Wii U' Is Smashing The Competition On Metacritic

Nintendo continues to publish the highest-rated video games of the year on both Wii U and 3DS.<p><i>Mario Kart 8</i> sports an 88/100, while recently released action game <i>Bayonetta 2</i> reeled in a 91/100.<p>But <i>Super Smash Bros.</i> tops both these games, with a launch day average of 94/100.<p>That’s an impressive number, …

Science Points to the Single Most Valuable Personality Trait

Research is pointing to <i>conscientiousness</i> as the one-trait-to-rule-them-all in terms of future success, both career-wise and personal.<p>“It would …

This Giant Tree Protects Urban Wildlife By Keeping It Floating Away From Dangerous People

City waterways could provide more space for new habitats in which urban nature can flourish.<p>As cities sprawl and get more crowded, most don’t have much space left for urban wildlife–at least not on land. A Dutch architect plans to begin using city waterways to build floating habitats for …

Habitats