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Shirley Manson recalls disastrous Garbage audition, infamous see-through dress

When Shirley Manson was asked to audition for a rock band named Garbage back in 1994, the fiery haired singer, who left behind her native Scotland for Madison, Wisconsin, was certain she flunked her tryout big-time.<p>“It was embarrassing,” the 51-year-old front woman told Fox News. “It’s a miracle …

Songwriting

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Due to popular demand (or just,… demand?) I sat down and made this, literally, in the last two hours.<p>Unfortunately, it’s kind of squished-down so I WANT people to reblog it and correct/add their own stuff if they want to say something! The more information, the better.<p>I didn’t go too deeply into the technical names for the anatomy parts - you can google things pretty easily. But there IS one thing I want to add.<p>Due to the promotion of the clitoral stimulation, there are now some people under …

The Age of AI

Artificial Intelligence

Please Don’t Hire a Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer

Every serious technology company now has an Artificial Intelligence team in place. These companies are investing millions into intelligent systems for situation assessment, prediction analysis, learning-based recognition systems, conversational interfaces, and recommendation engines. Companies such …

Artificial Intelligence

Four Rare Pink Floyd Live Recordings You Need to Check Out

Still Would Stand All Time: Notes On Prince

Something tells me that 300 or maybe even 3,000 years from now — if we still have breathable air and if we haven't relocated to Mars, and if super-intelligent robots haven't colonized us <i>Matrix</i>-style — we'll still be trying our best to dissect and parse out the überfunky, hyper-synaptic, wildly …

Aretha Franklin

Sexy Lingerie and Models

In 'Soda Politics,' Big Soda At Crossroads Of Profit And Public Health

Ever wondered how a few companies — namely Coca-Cola and PesiCo — created multibillion-dollar empires marketing flavored sugar water?<p>Nutrition scholar Marion Nestle, one of the most dogged chroniclers of the U.S. food industry and its politics, did. She was intrigued by the power of Big Soda and …

Diabetes

Watch Stephen Colbert's Powerful Monologue About Oregon Shooting

"These things happen over and over again and we're naturally horrified and shocked when we hear about them, but then we change nothing, and we …

San Francisco

LEGO Finally Makes A Minecraft-Style Game

<i>Minecraft</i> is one of the top three best-selling games of all-time. Long before it became the heavily merchandised and multiplatform juggernaut …

The Untold Story of ILM, a Titan That Forever Changed Film | WIRED

No one wanted <i>Star Wars</i> when George Lucas started shopping it to studios in the mid-1970s. It was the era of <i>Taxi</i> <i>Driver</i> and <i>Network</i> and <i>Serpico</i>; …

7 feminist podcasts that are way, way sexier than “Serial”

True crime might be topping the charts lately, but talking about sex (and love and tears and beauty) never gets old<p>Two things I spend a lot of time doing are riding the subway and thinking about sex. Many months ago, I discovered that I could add a third activity to these dominant two, to create a …

Podcasting

A dash of spice: Emotional intimacy leads to better sex

Ginger Manley has talked about sex. A lot.<p>For nearly 40 years, Manley has worked as a sex therapist, gravitating toward the practice in the 1970s after working as a nurse practitioner. As part of her routine interviewing new patients with chronic illnesses, she would ask them about their ability to …

14 Best Celebrity Commencement Speeches

From Will Ferrell to Oprah Winfrey to David Foster Wallace, these speakers deftly sent graduates out into the world<p>Whether or not certain musicians, …

Christopher Guest: “It becomes apparent in five seconds whether an improviser is going to bomb.”

The “Spinal Tap” star talks about his new TV series, “Family Tree” — and the mockumentary legacy<p>Christopher Guest, the director of "Waiting for Guffman" and "Best in Show," brings his very specific, finely crafted form of improvised comedy to television with "Family Tree" an eight-episode HBO …

'Game of Thrones' star Natalie Dormer talks 'Elementary' stint

As we say in the new issue of <i>Entertainment Weekly</i> hitting stands Friday, behind every man with a thirst for sex and power is an equally clever, …

'Game of Thrones' Recap: The View From Up Here

A wide-ranging episode displays the full emotional tapestry of the show<p>You're <b>Melisandre</b> and <b>Beric Dondarrion</b>, bartering a bastard's life for the …

'Game of Thrones' Q&A: Aidan Gillen on the Life of Littlefinger

Talking brothels, betrayals and the joy of villainy with the man behind the game's most ruthless player<p>When Aidan Gillen talks about Lord Petyr …

“Hooray, we’re done”: The inside story behind R.E.M.’s disbandment

The never-before-told story behind the band’s decision to walk away — and one emotional and private final concert<p>R.E.M.’s stature in modern music was celebrated on March 11, 2009, with a tribute concert in New York. There had been similar such events over the years, of course, including the one in …