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Attention: Sanrio Reveals Hello Kitty Is Not a Cat

Yes, you read that headline right. Hello Kitty is not – we repeat, NOT – a cat. After 40 years of collecting the cash of cat lovers worldwide, Sanrio …

How Britney Spears became a feminist role model

At the top of the steps of Planet Hollywood on the Las Vegas Strip, an elderly woman dressed in a tiara and fur coat over an evening gown lodged a complaint with a woman holding a clipboard.<p>“She’s fucking up my day,” said the woman. “This is where I work.” This was her turf, where tourists take …

I'm shocked my friends didn't visit me in the hospital. Am I overreacting?

<b>The question</b><p>I am a single woman, late 30s, very busy with work, but with a core nucleus of good friends (or so I thought) from different social groups. This past week, my appendix burst. I was rushed to the emergency room straight from work, and wound up in the hospital for five days. The problem …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Twelve things successful people do before breakfast

iStock<p>“If it has to happen, then it has to happen first,” writes Laura Vanderkam, time management expert and author of “What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast.”<p>Those among us who have managed to find professional success and eke out a life actively embrace this philosophy. They must …

Time Management

10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …

Creativity

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How to speak Canadian: nine terms that confuse the English-speaking world

Late last year, as actors on U.S. late night shows each took turns impersonating Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, a surprising number decided to portray the …

Is it right to waste helium on party balloons?

<b>The US has been selling off its helium reserve, established in the 1920s to provide gas for airships - but even so, shortages have been occurring.</b><p>Some scientists believe a finite resource that could one day run out should not be used for party balloons.<p>In the universe as a whole, it is one of the …

Google Now website redesigned, explains how cards work with video and animation

In addition to upgrading its Android Google Search app – with the latter becoming an even more important part of operating system, at least on the Nexus 5 where it happens to be the launcher – Google has also redesigned its Google Now website.<p>With the help of a few short videos and animation, …

11 Hidden Messages in Company Logos

When Wendy's redesigned its logo in 2013, the company insisted the word "MOM" in the collar was unintentional. But plenty of other logos contain …

Literature

18 free things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona has enough to keep the most voracious of culture vultures and self-indulgent of gourmands happy for weeks, but all those entry fees and tapas bills can mount up. Fortunately, help is at hand with a variety of ways to make your holiday budget stretch a little further.<p>In addition to the …

Flour made with insects wins $1M for McGill team

A team of McGill University MBA students has won the $1 million Hult Prize for a project that aims to improve the availability of nutritious food to …

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5 ways to make your office desk more ergonomic

Stop whatever you're doing and freeze. Now, evaluate your body. Does anything -- your neck, perhaps -- feel achy? How's your posture? And your wrists and fingers -- are they okay after all that typing and texting?<p>While working long hours at the computer, you've complained about (and subsequently …