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These Men Showed Incredible Patience in the Face of Someone on a Power Trip. Everyone in Customer Service Can Learn From It

This was quite something.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Police officers are serving the people, right?<p>You might think this isn't always the case.<p>But that's because it's more often the times when they stray that are disseminated …

Customer Service

Lady Gaga's A Star Is Born Trailer Is Giving Critics Oscars Chills

CinemaCon premiered the first trailer for Bradley Cooper's directorial debut, a remake of <i>A Star Is Born</i>, in Las Vegas, with critics raving about the sneak peek and touting Lady Gaga's performance in the film as "powerful."<p><i>A Star Is Born</i>'s first trailer (which unfortunately hasn't been released to …

Golden Globes

The Synopsis For ‘John Wick 3’ Shows That The Killer Is Being Hunted

With Starz show <i>The Continental</i> slowly coming together and <i>John Wick 3</i> just over a year from its May 2019 release date, it’s clear that the intricate and thoughtful world-building of the “Wick-verse” has paid off. <i>John Wick</i> isn’t just another action movie, because John Wick isn’t just another main …

Construction

Blood Red Bonnets, Heavy Metal, and More Proof That Dystopian Fashion Does Not Mean Drab

With the premiere of the second season of <i>The Handmaid's Tale</i> on Wednesday and the return of <i>Westworld</i> over the weekend, the cultural landscape is looking a little bit dystopian at the moment (even the imminent universe-crushing installment of <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, set to open this week, seems …

Black Mirror

Pets with human names deserve their time to shine

Move aside Mittens, Oreo, Hershey, and Buddy — while typical pet names are cutesy and fun, there's just something so delightful about giving an …

Pets

Queer Eye's Karamo Brown Insta-Stalks the Fab Five

One of the best things about Netflix's <i>Queer Eye</i> Fab Five—Tan France, Antoni Porowski, Karamo Brown, Bobby Berk, and Jonathan Van Ness—is that they are BFFs in real life. Just peek at their Instagram accounts: They're always commenting on each other's fire selfies or perfect #OOTDs.<p>If you're a Fab …

Queer Eye

Kim Kardashian Patiently Explains Kanye West's Controversial Tweets

Earlier today, Kanye West tweeted that his wife — Kim Kardashian, her royal coolness — called him and asked that he clarify his stance on Donald …

Mental Health

Is Nikki Haley the most popular politician in America?

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> American voters of different partisan stripes don't agree on much nowadays, but they can agree on this: most of them approve of US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley.<p>A broad 63% of American voters approve of her job performance vs. only 17% who say they disapprove in a …

Nikki Haley

Washington’s African American Museum inspires new Janelle Monáe song

Janelle Monáe just released the tracklist for her upcoming album “Dirty Computer,” and it includes an ode to the National Museum of African American History and Culture.<p>The singer/actress wrote that the ninth track, titled “I Got the Juice,” was inspired by the “glistening Mothership hanging on the …

African-American News

6 Pinterest Boards That Will Give You All the Meal-Prep Inspiration You Need

We’ve seen enough beautifully packaged mason jar meals to know that meal-prepping does, in fact, have a happy ending. It’s just the whole <i>getting</i> …

Healthy Eating

Don’t buy the MacBook Pros even on sale, in my opinion

I sold mine back to Apple. Yes, that bad.<p>A few months ago, I wrote about how my one-year-old MacBook Pro's keyboard keys stopped working if a single …

MacBook Pro

Blake Shelton tweets about 'karma' after reports ex Miranda Lambert is dating a married man

Blake Shelton sent out a cryptic tweet about "karma" just as reports claimed Wednesday morning that his ex-wife Miranda Lambert is dating a married man.<p>"Been taking the high road for a long time.. I almost gave up. But I can finally see something on the horizon up there!! Wait!! Could it be?! Yep!! …

Country Music

The 1 Instagram Feature That Will Make Your Day Drastically Better

Editors from Hearst recently met with teens, parents, and Instagram employees to figure out the safest ways for teens to use social media. Here's what they found out.<p>Viral health activist Haile Thomas's Instagram comments were always upbeat and encouraging — until she did her first livestream. …

Social Media

Hillary Clinton Tried to Cancel an Interview With Ronan Farrow After Discovering He Was Working on the Weinstein Investigation

Journalist Ronan Farrow recently published his book, <i>War on Peace: The End of Diplomacy and the Decline of American Influence</i>, and he's now shedding light on who did—and didn't—want to contribute to the finished piece.<p>On <i>Good Morning America,</i> Farrow said it was hard to get people to go on the record …

Pulitzer Prize

What Brigitte Macron learned: only trophy wives count in Trumpland

The state visit seems to be little more than alpha male leaders bonding very publicly, with wives deployed to watch<p>In every public interaction of the Trumps there is drama. We see his hand wander to hers and when his little finger tickles her clenched fist, she relents and holds his in hers. She is …

Brigitte Macron

Leslie Jones and Christian Siriano Have the Perfect Date Night at the Time100 Gala

“I didn’t think anyone would really respond,” said Leslie Jones about her famous tweet from June 2016 asking for help finding a red carpet dress for the Ghostbusters premiere. “I’m glad he did!” The “he” is designer Christian Siriano, who Jones calls a friend, and who she wrote about for this …

Women's Fashion

With Some Help From His Bride, This Paralyzed Groom Walked Down the Aisle at His Wedding

Not even a life-changing accident could stop Chris Norton from partaking in his walk down the aisle with his new wife. The paralyzed groom, who has been wheelchair-bound for the past seven years, defied the odds and, with help from his bride, made the seven-yard trek as a married couple.<p>In October …

Weddings

Kris Jenner Addresses Kanye West's Supposedly Erratic Twitter Behavior

Kris Jenner, momager, publicist, and the woman who is going to outlive us all, has spoken. After reports emerged alleging that Kanye West's behavior …

Donald Trump

These 19 Dogs Are Proof Not Everything Is Awful

We are not worthy.

Pets

Sean Hannity Kept Getting Deals on Properties Previously Owned by a Fraudster Specializing in Foreclosures

The TV talker has said that self-proclaimed fixer Michael Cohen had been helping him with real estate matters.<p>The modest 3-bedroom brick house at …

Real Estate

Customer in cowboy hat helps thwart armed robbery at Monterrey butcher shop

A man waiting in line at a Mexico butcher shop took advantage of an armed robber’s momentary distraction to jump on the criminal's back and disarm and subdue him.<p>Surveillance video from Monday shows an unidentified man wearing a cowboy hat standing by the register as a young man wearing a …

Crime

French President's pointed speech to Congress takes aim at Trump agenda

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Emmanuel Macron may be known in the US for his close relationship to President Donald Trump, but in his address to Congress on Wednesday, the French President took aim at several key points of Trump's agenda.<p>Speaking before US lawmakers from both the Senate and the House, Macron …

Obama Administration

The Stevie Nicks-Lindsey Buckingham Feud Is Somehow Still Going

As news of the band’s new tour rolls out, Nicks tells Rolling Stone that there will always be tension between her and her ex.<p>It only takes a single viewing of Fleetwood Mac's 1997 performance of “Silver Spring” to understand the fiery feud that still exists between <b>Stevie Nicks</b> and <b>Lindsey …

Buckingham

Morgan Freeman's step-granddaughter spoke about 'grandpa feelings' before her murder, text messages reveal

Years-old claims that Morgan Freeman and his slain step-granddaughter E’Dena Hines had a sexual relationship have resurfaced in court as Hines' accused murderer faces trial.<p>Lamar Davenport is charged with the 2015 murder of Hines, his girlfriend at the time. Davenport's lawyer Beth Unger claimed in …

Crime

Tristan Thompson Reportedly Cheated on Khloé Kardashian the Night Before Her Baby Shower

The reporting on Tristan Thompson's alleged cheating scandal has only gotten worse this week. <i>Entertainment Tonight</i> ran a brutal new report yesterday, claiming Thompson is now rumored to have been cheating on his pregnant girlfriend Khloé Kardashian with at least five other women during their …

Tristan Thompson

For your entertainment, a long list of the funniest yearbook quotes

It's that time of year again, time for seniors to dust off their thesauruses and come up with the most clever yearbook quotes they can.<p>Seniors from …

High School

UK ticket holder wins entire £121.3m Euromillions jackpot

The lucky winner has bagged every penny of the £121.3 million jackpot, and will be the third biggest lottery winner in UK history.<p>With the numbers …

Andy Warhol

VA nominee drunkenly banged on female employee's door during overseas trip, sources say

<b>(CNN) —</b> During an overseas trip in 2015, Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, the White House physician, was intoxicated and banged on the hotel room door of a female employee, according to four sources familiar with the allegation.<p>The incident became so noisy, one source familiar with the allegation told CNN, …

The White House

Emma Watson Is Now Being Drawn Into Allison Mack's Sex Cult Headlines

In a surprising turn of events, Emma Watson's name is now being dragged into a very dark conversation revolving around the NXIVM organization and the …

Emma Watson