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‘All Your Favorite Shows!’, An Animated Short That Tells the Story of a Frantic Boy’s Addiction to Movies & TV

“All Your Favorite Shows!” by Ornana Films (previously) is a beautifully animated short that tells the story of a young boy’s addiction to consuming …

TV

Watch Andrei Tarkovsky’s Films Free Online: Stalker, Solaris, The Mirror & Andrei Rublev

Andrei Tarkovsky (1932-1986) firmly positioned himself as the finest Soviet director of the post-War period. But his influence extended well beyond …

Jorge Luis Borges Selects 74 Books for Your Personal Library

<i>“Jorge Luis Borges 1951, by Grete Stern” by Grete Stern (1904-1999). Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.</i><p>Jorge Luis Borges’ terse, …

Stark differences as Obama and Maduro head for Panama encounter

Leaders voice contrasting views of US role in Latin America as Maduro criticises Washington for ‘imperialist interference’<p>Barack Obama acknowledged the US could no longer “meddle with impunity” in the affairs of its Latin American neighbours, as he and his Venezuelan counterpart, Nicolás Maduro, …

Venezuela

Packs of black-market foot soldiers raid Venezuela markets

When a friend texted me that coffee and toilet paper were on the shelves of an eastern Caracas supermarket, I raced to El Patio outlet hoping against hope that the increasingly scarce household items would still be available.<p>No such luck. When I arrived at 9 a.m., the line was the length of a …

The Teenager & the Porn Star - Los Angeles Magazine

Will 18-year-old Sasha Grey become the adult film industry’s next Jenna Jameson?<p>On Sasha Grey’s first X-rated film shoot, while having sex with an …

Las "Misiones Sociales" se desinflaron

Las “Misiones Sociales” pierden fuerza. Los programas que se pensaron para atender a los más pobres y superar problemas sociales se desdibujaron.<p>Un …

Nutrition

How Venezuela's Economic Crisis Is Pushing Women Into Prostitution

More and more women are crossing the border to Colombia in the hopes of making a living wage.<p>Venezuela's months-long economic crisis has worsened, with citizens scrambling to get access to everything from condoms to toilet paper, and now, Venezuelan women are turning to prostitution to get by, a …

Venezuela

Archaeology has had an amazing month: Here are 7 of the most exciting discoveries

• Americans in almost every state saw their incomes go up last year<br>• Amazon is getting whacked following a report saying Trump wants to go after the …

Archaeology

Argentine archaeologists find secret Nazi lair in jungle

Stone structures in the remote region of Misiones are thought to be the ruins of a hideout build by Nazis, in case their leaders needed to flee Germany<p>A team of <b>Argentine</b> archaeologists investigating a series of ruins in the jungle, close to the border with Paraguay, believe they have discovered a</b> …

The best gluten-free recipes

Gluten-free cooking has come a long way. If you're catering for children or adults with a gluten intolerance - or yourself - it helps to know there are plenty of options out there<p>Gluten-free cooking may sound like a headache.<p>It needn't be one.<p>Telegraph food writers and contributors have come up …

Why Venezuela's Neighbors Keep Quiet

For anyone following Venezuela's slow-motion crackup, U.S. President Barack Obama's announcement of targeted sanctions is proof that what's bad can …

Post-Chavez Venezuela: One country, divided in two | MSNBC

Two years after the charismatic and divisive President of Venezuela, Hugo Chavez died, the country he left behind suffers from severe inflation and …

Venezuela

Venezuelans are passing around this letter Fidel Castro allegedly sent to their president about Obama

And then the propaganda war started in full force.<p>On Tuesday, Venezuelan media published a letter that Fidel Castro sent to Maduro, congratulating him for his response to Obama's sanctions.<p>It was posted on Granma, the official Cuban Communist Party newspaper, and it says:<p>My Dear Nicolas …

Venezuela
Venezuela
Venezuela

Meet the "Monuments Men" risking everything to save Syria's ancient treasures from ISIS

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How to Save Up for Travel in 2015

We are at the beginning of a brand new year! This means new resolutions, new goals, and new dream destinations. I'm going to show you how to stop dreaming, and make your trips a reality. And what is the most essential part of making a trip a happen? Budgets.<p><b>#1. Cut back on the extras</b><p>It's true, …

Personal Finance

Our 86 Favorite Weeknight Dinner Ideas

Monday-Thursday you need dinner and you need it fast. We've got all the recipes you'll need.<p>These are our most popular, best-loved, and greatest weeknight dinner recipes of all time—and we're coming up with even more as we speak.

Cooking

GF Friday: Red velvet brownies with boozy coconut-cream cheese frosting

What more could your sweetie love than these decadent, red velvet brownies? How about decadent, red velvet brownies with a fabulous vodka-tinged, …

Dessert

Healthier Takes on Cold-Weather Classics

We definitely can't survive on green juice alone, so we put lighter spins on comforting favorites. From a greens-packed lasagna to a few genius alternatives to heavy cream, this winter is all about balance.<p><b>MIXED GREENS LASAGNA</b><p>A waistline-friendlier favorite thanks to the addition of a few types of …

Cooking

King Tut's beard 'hastily glued back on with epoxy'

Curators fear irreversible damage has been done to priceless burial mask of Tutankhamen, the ancient Egyptian boy king<p>The priceless funeral mask of Tutankhamen has been damaged at the Cairo museum, causing curators to glue it back together with white-ish, splodgy glue.<p>The mask, which was discovered …

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

San Francisco

The Secret History of Women in the Senate

<b>Kay Hagan just wanted to swim. It was late</b> 2008, and the Democrat was newly arrived on Capitol Hill as North Carolina’s junior senator-elect. But Hagan was told that the Senate pool was males-only. Why? Because some of the male senators liked to swim naked.<p>It took an intervention by Senator Chuck …

Republicans

20 podcasts you need to hear in 2015

Three jailed for murder of former Miss Venezuela and her British husband

Mónica Spear and her ex-husband, Thomas Henry Berry, were killed in January, when they resisted a robbery attempt<p>Three men who confessed to killing a former Miss Venezuela and her British ex-husband in a crime that shocked a nation increasingly accustomed to violence have each been sentenced to …