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Pau Gasol Pledges $1,000 Per Point on Friday for Philippines Relief

No matter where our NBA allegiance lies, we should all be Pau Gasol fans on Friday night.<p>The Los Angeles Lakers big man has pledged to donate $1,000 for every point he scores against the Golden State Warriors.<p>Here's what Gasol said, courtesy of CrowdRise.com:<p>Children are suffering in the …

Basketball

Amazon Black Friday 2013 deals

In the frantic leadup to Black Friday, every retailer is looking for a way to differentiate its sale from the competition. Amazon's trick is to go all out with daily deals. Starting Sunday November 24th, the retail giant will begin offering deals with deep discounts. They'll come thick and fast — …

Africa's Multi-Level Floating Hotel with an Underwater Room

The Manta Resort is a beautiful, multi-room hotel that sits on the Indian Ocean island of Pemba. The spectacular getaway offers not only a place to rest your head for the night, but also some truly breathtaking views from its unique, underwater room. The floating structure, made of local hardwood, …

Scuba Diving

"Swing at the End of the World" is Located Off a Giant Cliff

Swing sets are typically used by children on a playground, but this makeshift contraption known as the <i>Swing at the End of the World</i> is only for the bravest adventurers willing to take the risk of falling off the edge of a cliff while swinging high in the air. Located in Baos, Ecuador at La Casa del …

Here's the Insane Video from the Skydiving Plane Crash That Everyone Survived

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Over the weekend, two planes full of skydivers crashed into one another some 12,000 feet in the air, …

Sorry, But This Will Ruin Haim's "The Wire" For You

Or it might actually make you love it more. Either way, once you hear this, you can't unhear it.

Listen: Grizzly Bear’s unreleased song “Listen and Wait”

As previously reported, Grizzly Bear will release an expanded edition of last year’s Top Star-earning LP <i>Shields</i> on November 12th via Warp Records. …

Sriracha chilli sauce company under fire for spicing up air around factory

The maker of Sriracha hot sauce is under fire for allegedly fouling the air around its southern California factory.<p>The city of Irwindale filed a lawsuit on Monday asking a judge to stop production at the Huy Fong Foods factory, claiming the chilli odor emanating from the plant is a public …

Charming Cabin Built for $500 with Repurposed Windows

Located in the mountains of West Virginia, photographer Nick Olson and designer Lilah Horwitz have built their own enchanting retreat made out of discarded windows. The towering home away from home boasts a creative facade made of windows of varying sizes, giving it an artistic flair that is both …

20 Things I Learned From Traveling Around the World

<i>Travel for long enough and one day you wake up to realize: This is no longer a vacation, it's your life.</i><p>Over one year ago I quit my job and decided to travel around the world. This was both a dream 10 years in the making and one of the best decisions I've ever made.<p><i>Night train from Belgrade to …

Binge Drinking

The Head and the Heart Reach Outward on ‘Let’s Be Still’ – Premiere

The Head and the Heart broke through in 2011 with their self-titled debut album, an emotive indie-folk effort. Now they’ve taken a more eclectic and …

Music

Why Does the NCAA Exist?

"The NCAA was founded in 1906 to protect young people from the dangerous and exploitive athletics practices of the time," so states the National Collegiate Athletic Association on its official website.<p>The NCAA often likes to harp on tradition and the sanctity of the term "student-athlete," but it …

How I Lasted Five Months In South America On $14 A Day

We were just beginning to feel the heat of the Great Recession, and journalism jobs were few and far between. The flagship paper in my home state just laid off half its staff, and the entire business looked like one big dead-end.<p>Somehow, I wound up with an offer from a local newspaper anyway. It …

10 Things The Samsung Galaxy S4 Can Do That The iPhone Can't

When the phone first came out, reviewers criticized Samsung for shoving too many complex and glitchy extras in the phone.<p>But there are some features in the GS4 that do work well and could be useful, and you won't find them in the GS4's chief rival, the iPhone.<p>Let's take a look at some of the best …

2 Chainz Performs with Fall Out Boy and Major Lazer at Coachella 2013

The charismatic 2 Chainz made his return to Coachella for it’s second weekend of action on Saturday. Celebrating 4/20 with a gigantic blunt in his …

Hilarious: Coachella Festival Goers Pretend to Know Bands That Don’t Exist

I’m not sure whether to laugh or cringe at this. During last night’s episode of <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live!</i>, the chat show host sent his Lie Witness News crew …

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