Barbara McIntosh

36 Flips | 31 Magazines | 18 Likes | 1 Follower | @barbaramcin2a6t | Keep up with Barbara McIntosh on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Barbara McIntosh”

Nikki Sixx on Life After Motley Crue, Beat Generation Influence

Just a few months ago, Mötley Crüe – the band that made Nikki Sixx famous – played its last-ever gig. Today, the bassist couldn’t be more contented. …

THEN AND NOW: These photos show famous scenes of Paris from the 1900s and today

The French art director Julien Knez — who we first read about on IB Times UK— spent last summer wandering Paris, holding up monochrome photos in front of the camera when capturing the Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe, iconic streets like Place Vendôme, and the famous department store Printemps.<p>Knez …

France

See Vintage Photos of Cute Animals from the ASPCA Archives

ASPCA rescue puppies in cardboard pet transport boxes, 1970s.<br>ASPCA<p>1 of 11<p>According to legend, Henry Bergh was traveling in St. Petersburg around 1863 …

The 50 greatest adventures on Earth

Adventure: noun – an unusual and exciting experience; a daring enterprise; a hazardous activity.<p>That’s what the dictionary says. But what does it mean to you? To some, it might involve pushing yourself to the physical limits: summiting a great peak – Kilimanjaro, perhaps – or tackling extreme …

Big cats pose with 'lion whisperer' for photoshoot in South Africa - Telegraph

Staring into the souls of cats and dogs, in pictures - Telegraph

Pets

Photographer Documents the Beautifully Uncommon Friendship Between a Wolf and a Bear

Finnish Photographer Lassi Rautiainen expertly captures the beautiful relationship that's shared between a gray wolf and a brown bear. One wouldn't normally see this type of companionship in the wild, but these two seem to have a perfectly symbiotic connection. “No one can know exactly why or how …

Funny Photos of Cats That Pose Like Pin Up Girls

Right after we showed you some hilarious photos of sexy men and adorable cats in similar poses, we knew it was just a matter of time before we found the female equivalent. <i>Cats That Look Like Pin Up Girls</i> is a funny Tumblr blog that pairs the scintillating ladies found in 1940s and '50s calendars …

16 Trader Joe's Foods You Need To Discover (And Then Hoard)

Did someone say pudding?<p>You're already going to Trader Joe's for the cookie butter, and most of us swear by Two Buck Chuck (which is now actually $3 at most locations).<p>But there are many, <i>many</i> Trader Joe's finds that you're not paying enough attention to ... unless you're a brilliant shopper, that …

Food

The Most Scenic Drives In The Country

<i>By: Aaron Miller</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/cjuneau</i><p>More often than not, interstates are full of barely alert drivers, endless miles of monotony, and truck stops with varying degrees of sanitation. They get you where you're going, sure, but if you never stray from the highway, you're missing out on all the great …

5 Hudson Valley Towns That Won't Remind You of Brooklyn

<i>The places to go to love the Hudson Valley for what it is—more than an arm's length from New York City.</i><p><i>The Hudson Valley, photo courtesy Elizabeth Bean via Flickr.</i><p>New Yorkers will give you any number of directions if you ask them how to get out of the city for a few days.<p>They’ll say to take the LIE …

19 spectacular photos of tourist attractions around the world that were taken illegally

For years, the two photographers have risked frightening heights and legal implications to scale some of the world's highest and most well-known buildings, which they then highlight on their website, On the Roofs.<p>The images are breathtaking and capture views of these famous destinations we might …

Skyscrapers

Watch Paul McCartney and Dave Grohl Perform ‘I Saw Her Standing There’

Paul McCartney reunited with his “Cut Me Some Slack” pal Dave Grohl Saturday night when the Foo Fighters frontman made a surprise appearance onstage …

39 Gloriously Awkward Photos of Celebrities at Prom

#TBT!<p>Before they graduated to red carpets, stylists, and glam squads, many of our favorite A-listers had that same quintessential high school moment as the rest of us—and in many cases, all the awkwardness and, um, <i>interesting</i> fashion choices that come with it. Here, see #TBT prom portraits of …

Stunning Views From the World's Tallest Landmarks (PHOTOS)

Upon arriving in a destination, an effective way to get the lay of the land is to look down on the city from above. Whether from the roof of a centuries-old cathedral, the summit of a mountain or the observation deck of a skyscraper, these views can offer travelers a breathtaking new perspective on …

Living Rooms

Bob Dylan performs 'The Night We Called It A Day' for David Letterman

Bob Dylan was the musical guest on the penultimate episode of <i>The Late Show with David Letterman</i>, hitting the Ed Sullivan Theater on Tuesday night for …

Heaven, dotted with pockets of hell

<b>Lukla, Nepal (CNN) —</b> The Goma Air flight makes a swift turn over jagged white peaks and lush Himalayan farmlands before a herky-jerky landing in what's been called the world's most dangerous airport.<p>Phurba Sherpa hurtles off the prop plane that on this day has carried four adults, two children and …

15 Things NOT To Do In Paris

It's impossible to see and do everything when visiting Paris, so why waste time doing anything that isn't worthy of your hard-earned vacation hours? The next time you're in the City of Light, don't fight with crowds in tourist traps, eat at the wrong restaurants, or wait in line at the Eiffel …

France

Preparing to Climb Mt. Everest ... Again

This time last year, I embarked on my dream to climb Mt. Everest to stand on the top of the world. One month into the climb, a tragic avalanche killed 16 Sherpa mountaineering guides in the treacherous Khumbu Icefall section between Base Camp and Camp One. A week later, all the expeditions on the …

A Look Back at a Frozen Niagara Falls

Niagara

Panel calls for pardon of famous paleontologist credited in discovery of 'Sue' the T. rex

South Dakota lawmakers plan to ask President Barack Obama to pardon renowned paleontologist Peter Larson, whose team discovered "Sue," the most complete Tyrannosaurus rex fossil ever found.<p>The Senate Judiciary Committee approved a resolution Thursday seeking a clean slate for Larson, who spent time …

7 Vegetarian Dinners Even Carnivores Will Devour

Whether you are expecting a vegetarian guest or just want to mix up your family's dinner routine, you'll wow everyone with these meatless meals.<p><b>1. White Bean Ragout</b><p>A quick ragout of white beans, sweet cherry tomatoes and fresh herbs in a robustly flavored broth makes a satisfying vegetarian main …

Food

A Century Later, Relics Emerge From a War Frozen in Time

Retreating ice in the Alps sheds new light on high-altitude battle in World War I.<p><i>Greetings from Cercen Pass. It is storming and snow covers the highest peaks. We wait for peace, but the bad weather, the high altitudes ... Peace can only come with our death.</i><p>—from the May 28, 1916, diary of C.D., a …

Hotel Suite In An Airplane Soars Over The Costa Rican Jungle

This is just plane awesome.<p>If a typical room at Costa Rica's luxurious Hotel Costa Verde isn't enough, allow us to offer the 727 Fuselage Home as an option.<p>The retired Boeing plane -- at one of our longtime favorite offbeat hotels -- is nestled high above the jungle, on a coastal bluff near the …

Photographer Turns His Lens on Cute and Sassy Alley Cats in Japan

French photographer Alexandre Bonnefoy traveled to Japan in search of “urban wildlife photographs.” He ended up creating a series of photographs …

One Man’s Photos from an Epic Road Trip Spanning 26 Years, 177 Countries, and 500,000 Miles

A 76-year-old man named Gunther Holtorf is back home in Germany now after an epic road trip. How epic was it? It could very well be the world’s …

Dog named 'Lazarus' survives euthanasia attempt

OZARK, Ala. (AP) — Animal control officer Wanda Snell knows what she saw: A veterinarian inserted a needle into the black-and-brown mutt and injected …

Danny MacAskill releases breathtaking Isle of Skye tricks video

Watch footage of trials rider Danny MacAskill risking life and limb on the Isle of Skye's notorious Cuillin Ridge<p>Danny MacAskill's has made a name for himself as one of the world's most fearless trial cyclists by documenting his exploits in a succession of YouTube videos since 2009.<p>It all started …

Santa Cruz