Anna Gherasim Little

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Fat Cats Photo Project: The Heartwarming Side Of Chubby Feline Friends

<b>All images by Peter Thorne. Used with permission.</b><p>Popular culture has always presented the image of cats as generally being slim and svelte. Peter …

Pets

Hilarious Finalists of The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2016

<b>The Comedy Wildlife Photo Awards 2016</b> are in full swing – with hundreds of the most funny and offbeat animal photographs being sent in from around …

Alice Through the Looking Glass review – HG Wells meets Hogwarts

James Bobin’s effects-heavy adaptation has little in common with the source material<p>It’s hard to think of a movie franchise that is less in tune with the spirit of the source material than Disney’s effects-bludgeoning, action onslaught adaptations of Lewis Carroll’s whimsical Alice stories. This …

Here's a Roundup of the Best Graduation Advice for Finding Your First Job

While you’re savoring each and every moment of graduation (and I hope you are!), you’re probably also job hunting, interviewing, looking for a decent …

6 Simple Strategies for Being Happy Alone

Most American adults have spent a non-trivial amount of time being untethered to other people. Almost everyone has spent at least a few years being …

Happiness

21 Movies That Got Better Reviews Than "Batman V Superman"

A short list.

Romania players wear maths equations to help country's children

<b>The Romanian national team came up with a novel idea to help the country's children - by printing maths equations on the backs of their training tops.</b><p>At 18%, the country has one of the worst rates in the European Union for children dropping out of school.<p>"Football and mathematics are not mutually …

Equations

I Made My Mom Try To Name 32 Harry Potter Characters

You've heard of Hermione and Ron, but have you ever heard of Nettles or McDoogle?

Secret Service agent choke slams a photographer at Trump rally

<i>This story was updated at 3:15 p.m. ET</i>.<p>A Secret Service agent violently slammed a photographer to the ground during a Donald Trump rally held in …

19 Things You'll Only Understand If You Have A Cat

It is the law that cats will only sit on you when you need to pee.

Forget BB-8 — the real breakout character of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ is this riot gear-wielding Stormtrooper

However, the one character fans can't stop talking about is a Stormtrooper in riot gear who throws down with Finn in the middle of the film.<p>You probably noticed him in one of the film's many ads showing off his awesome riot gear moves.<p>The trooper yells out to Finn calling him a traitor for …

Star Wars

Creative people’s brains really do work differently

What makes highly creative people different from the rest of us? In the 1960s, psychologist and creativity researcher Frank X. Barron set about finding out. Barron conducted a series of experiments on some of his generation’s most renowned thinkers in an attempt to isolate the unique spark of …

Creativity

Pet owner alert: Most restraints for pets in cars fail crash tests

Many pet owners enjoying taking their dog or cat for a ride in the car, but experts say that when you do, you should keep your pet restrained — for your own good as well as theirs.<p>"In the event of a crash they can be a projectile hurting everyone, including themselves," said Dr. Flaura Winston of …

Does speaking a second language really improve cognition?

It’s become accepted as fact that learning two languages improves brain function. New studies indicate otherwise<p>Simon Makin<p>January 4, 2016 9:58am (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>The idea that learning to speak two languages is good for your brain has come to be …

Yo-landi Visser: dark star

<i>Taken from the spring 2015 issue of Dazed. Read our interview with Ninja here</i><p>Yo-landi Visser appears in the piano bar of an old-school west Hollywood hotel, looking like an albino gangster from another dimension. Wearing a sweater bearing the legend ‘BO$$’ in large green letters across the front, …

First Look Footage from Disney Animation's Moana Starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

It’s<p>not set to be released until next November, but the first footage from Disney Animation’s Moana has surfaced thanks to a brief new featurette …

The 21 most anticipated movies of 2016

But this year's poised to be even better with a thrilling lineup of reboots, sequels, and buzzed-about debut series hitting the box office.<p>From Pixar's "Finding Dory," the long-awaited follow-up to "Finding Nemo," to J.K. Rowling's screenwriting debut, "Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them," …

Film Industry

Why You Get The Hiccups When You're Drunk

You probably already know the signs that tell you you've had a few too many drinks (<i>ahem</i>, texting your ex). But the one that always sneaks up on you …

Tommy Lee Marked Motley Crue’s Farewell Concert By Getting Stuck In His Drum Coaster

Motley Crue said farewell to their career and 2015 in the same night, playing their final show at LA’s Staples Center on New Year’s Eve. The band helped to define the rock sound that would rule the 1980s and decided to wrap things up earlier this year after 33 years in the music business.<p>As would …

26 "Harry Potter" Quotes Made Hilarious By Replacing "Wand" With "Penis"

"Your penis, Lucious. I require your penis."

Kitchen of the Week: A New Zealand Blogger’s $600 DIY Remodel

“We’re currently renovating our first home, room by damned room,” says photographer/stylist Gem Adams, who, from sunny Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand, …

Traverser’s dystopian, Tim Burton-like world values oxygen greater than oil

When you think of Adult Swim Games, you probably picture ridiculous, silly browser-based titles like Robot Unicorn Attack or PizzaWizard+. Traverser, the latest from Adult Swim, is not like those games.<p>With its dystopian, propaganda-littered world and its gravity-bending puzzles, Traverser (out now …

Dystopia

“Boulevard”: In Robin Williams’ tormented final role, the beloved star still doesn’t know what he’s looking for

<b>Roberto Aguire and Robin Williams in "Boulevard" (Starz)</b><p>He played misfits and outsiders his whole career — but Williams’ last wounded husband hits awfully close to home<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>July 8, 2015 10:59pm (UTC)<p>We should always resist the fallacy that we learn something essential about actors as human …

Robin Williams

Tim Burton’s Mischievous Movie Scores Will Lighten (and Darken) the Mood at Lincoln Center

Plus, the Chinese Ballet, slinky art, famous sneakers, and more from the week in culture.<p><i>Every week in the Culture List,</i> Vanity Fair <i>editors present a ruthlessly curated selection of parties, art openings, exhibits, and mustn’t-miss events. This week includes the Eastern version of Romeo and Juliet,</i> …

D23 Expo 2015 Announces Animation Presentations and Shows