Carrie Taylor

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21 Candid Photos Of Old Hollywood Celebs

Celebs just doing normal stuff.

Rushdie warns of new dangers to free speech in West

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Violence against writers and a misplaced sense of political correctness pose new dangers to freedom of speech in the West, writer Salman Rushdie said on Tuesday.<p>Author Salman Rushdie (C) signs autographs following the opening news conference of the Frankfurt book fair, Germany …

Salman Rushdie

Groucho Marx's final days to be made into a movie – by Rob Zombie

The horror director reveals plans for biopic based on the memoir of Steve Stoliar who ingratiated himself into Groucho’s home at the end of the star’s life<p>The last days of Groucho Marx are being brought to the screen by horror director Rob Zombie, according to Deadline.<p>Steve Stoliar’s book, Raised …

Horror

DSLR vs. Mirrorless | Are Mirrorless Cameras Really the Future Of Photography?

One of the most common phrases in photography circles these days is that “mirrorless is the future.” Like many other predictions, we usually tend to …

Cameras

16 Crazy-Awesome Examples Of Eyeshadow Art

Proof that makeup is artistry.

Photographing the Yakuza

Anton Kusters is a Belgium-based photographer specializing in long-term projects. In 2011, he published his first photobook on the Yakuza, the …

Judy Garland’s Former Manager Opens Up About the Legend’s Final, Troubled Years

Stevie Phillips worked with Judy Garland for four years, beginning in 1961 as the manager of her comeback tour, and went on to represent her daughter, Liza Minnelli, until 1975. Below is an adaptation from Phillips’s memoir, Judy & Liza & Robert & Freddie & David & Sue & Me, which will be published …

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Why Obama Won't Talk About Islamic Terrorism

The president didn't label the Paris attacks "random" because he wished to avoid identifying the victims, but rather, because he wished to avoid identifying the motives of their perpetrators.<p>The Copenhagen gunman who took two lives this weekend knew exactly whom he wanted to kill. The free speech …

Religion

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

Free Climbing El Capitan: In Pictures

17 Reasons This ‘Rhiannon’ Clip Is the Coolest Thing in the Universe

If you want to make the case for Stevie Nicks as the most powerful American rock singer of the Seventies, here’s your Exhibit A. Behold: This insane …

Office of human rights group torched in Chechnya

Human rights workers in Chechnya have suffered harassment and had their offices torched after they had complained about the methods used by authorities in the wake of a terror attack in Grozny earlier this month.<p>The office of the Joint Mobile Group in Grozny was set ablaze and its members were held …

Mikhail Gorbachev: world on brink of new cold war over Ukraine

Mikhail Gorbachev has warned that tensions between the US and Russia over Ukraine have put the world on the brink of a new cold war.<p>The former leader of the Soviet Union said: “We must make sure that we get the tensions that have arisen recently under control.”<p>The call comes amid a warning from the …

How a generation recalls the reality of Belfast’s streets in 1971

<b>ANTHONY MCINTYRE</b><br>REPUBLICAN EX-PRISONER<p>“The impact of <i>’71</i> was immediate. To use the well-worn phrase, a journey back in time. The screen immediately saturated my mind with powerful ambience and stunning effect, both visual and audible.<p>“1971 was a time when fear and excitement stalked Belfast streets …

The right’s favorite new race guru: Why you should know Jason Riley

<b>Jason Riley (Fox News)</b><p>WSJ’s Jason Riley blames liberalism for brainwashing black America. Here’s why it’s so wrong — and dangerous<p>Ian Blair<p>July 11, 2014 4:45pm (UTC)<p>The American left should start paying attention to the Wall Street Journal’s Jason Riley. His name is on the rise. An editorial board …

The Old And Mysterious Practice Of Eating Dirt, Revealed

There's an old saying in the South: "A child's gotta eat their share of dirt."<p>Mamie Lee Hillman's family took this literally, but they weren't after just any old dirt.<p>"I remember my mom and my aunties eating that white dirt like it was nothing," says Hillman, who grew up in Greene County, Ga., and …

How to spot a psychopath

We think of psychopaths as killers, alien, outside society. But, says the scientist who has spent his life studying them, you could have one for a colleague, a friend – or a spouse<p>There are a few things we take for granted in social interactions with people. We presume that we see the world in …

From athletes to couch potatoes: Humans through 6,000 years of farming

Human bones are remarkably plastic and respond surprisingly quickly to change. Put under stress through physical exertion – such as long-distance …

New method confirms Humans and Neanderthals interbred

4/08/2014 06:00:00 PM<p>Technical objections to the idea that Neanderthals interbred with the ancestors of Eurasians have been overcome, thanks to a …

Neanderthals were no strangers to good parenting

Archaeologists are challenging the traditional view that Neanderthal childhood was difficult, short and dangerous. A new and distinctive perspective …

Tools Are Earliest Evidence of Humans in Scotland

SOUTH LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND—Flint tools discovered at Howburn, Scotland, have been dated to 14,000 years ago, making them the earliest evidence of …

Viking artefacts, logboats found in Irish lake

4/09/2014 06:00:00 PM<p>A 4,500-year-old log boat is among 12 early Bronze Age, Iron Age and medieval craft that have been located in Lough Corrib, …

No Bones About It: Technology Made Ancient Humans Less Active

Human bones can serve as a historical record of their owners' lifestyles, and now ancient human skeletons from Central Europe may reveal how humans …

Neanderthals and Cro-magnons did not coexist on the Iberian Peninsula, suggests re-analysis of dating

The meeting between a Neanderthal and one of the first humans, which we used to picture in our minds, did not happen on the Iberian Peninsula. That …

Medieval Siberian mummies baffle archaeologists

4/11/2014 04:00:00 PM<p>Academics restart work to unlock secrets of mystery medieval civilization with links to Persia on edge of the Siberian …

Chilean Mummies Reveal Signs of Arsenic Poisoning

People of numerous pre-Columbian civilizations in northern Chile, including the Incas and the Chinchorro culture, suffered from chronic arsenic …

Brutish and short? DNA 'switch' sheds light on Neanderthals

NEW YORK (Reuters) - How can creatures as different in body and mind as present-day humans and their extinct Neanderthal cousins be 99.84 percent identical genetically?<p>The replica of a neanderthall skull is displayed in the new Neanderthal Museum in the northern Croatian town of Krapina February …

The medieval slave trade routes of Eastern Europe

4/15/2014 07:00:00 PM<p>The routes of slave trade in Eastern Europe in the medieval and pre-modern period extended all the way to the Caspian Sea and …