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Bone Spur Victim Calls on Military to Pay for His Border Wall

Stay tuned for next week when Trump floats diverting money from the C.D.C.’s budget to fund the thing.<p>Of the untold number of stupid things that have come out of <b>Donald Trump’s</b> mouth, making a strong case for the stupidest was his claim, as he announced his candidacy for president, that he would …

29 Books That Will Enrich Your Inner Literati

Little, Brown<p>Bloomsbury Publishing<p>Alfred A. Knopf<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Harper & Brothers<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Jonathan Cape<p>Viking Press, Dell …

Merriam-Webster Steps In After Trump Tells America To 'Heel'

"Heal" can be a difficult word when you've been defending white supremacists all week.<p>“Heal” is clearly a very difficult word to spell if you’re president of the United States in 2017, but Merriam-Webster is here to help.<p>Following a so-called “free speech” rally in Boston on Saturday, Donald Trump …

This novelist wanted to write about a serial killing author. He was just arrested for murder.

What a terrible week it has been for everyone. If you would like to know more about what happened in Charlottesville, Vox has you covered. If you’d like to read some books for background, I suggest starting with these. And if you would like to read something hopeful about being creative in the face …

These photos of a woman's botched laser hair removal experience are terrifying

Women are willing to put up with a lot in the name of “beauty.” We pluck, we wax, we DIET. It can be rough. Which is why when something comes around …

How a famed writer hid her husband from her other husband

Some people keep homes on either coast. Anais Nin, the mid-20th century writer known for her tell-all diaries and steamy erotica, kept two husbands: …

Magic mushrooms: art foraged from nature – in pictures

The mysterious islands of the Salish Sea, between British Columbia and Washington State, are home to the ecological artist Jill Bliss, who since 2012 has devoted herself to exploring the isolated region, artistically and literally. The archipelago has its own unique ecosystem, and Bliss’s medleys …

Magic Mushrooms

The best cleansers for every skin type

They may not have all the gloss and glamour of serums and moisturisers, but for me, cleansers are where all good skincare begins. Proper cleansing provides the best canvas for said serums and moisturisers, especially if you find one that makes your skin visibly better. Happily, there are a few good …

Skin Care

This Anti-Aging Serum Is Like Botox in a Bottle

<i>This article originally appeared on InStyle.com.</i><p>Serums deliver results. And the result I was desperately wishing for was the disappearance of my …

Finally, a Lash Serum for the Natural Beauty Lover

This serum claims to deliver longer, thicker lashes.<p><i>This article originally appeared on InStyle.com.</i><p>Want to get longer lashes the natural way? Click …

The Week In Review: Chaos-Filled Week in Charlottesville Following White Nationalist Rally

Massive clashes and unrest took place in Charlottesville, Virginia this week after white nationalists, neo-Nazis, and other groups descended on the city for “Unite the Right” rally.<p>Organized to protest the city’s vote to remove the statue of Robert E. Lee, a Confederate general, from the …

Brooklyn Bridge Aerial