Cherelle Simpson

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The Beauty of Breakups

In 2006, I would have never believed that I would ever have the strength to stand up again. The bedroom floor had become the go-to place for grief. (I've found that other people prefer the tile of the bathroom floor, but I'm averse to anything cold. Rough carpet was my thing.)<p>I found out that my ex …

35 Psychological Tricks To Help You Learn Better

by Saga Briggs<p>Have you ever considered letting your students listen to hardcore punk while they take their mid-term exam? Decided to do away with …

10 Real Words For Things You've Never Been Able To Describe

We all know the feeling of having an indescribable event where no matter what you just can’t seem to get the word to perfectly fit the situation. Did …

12 Rules for Learning Foreign Languages in Record Time — The Only Post You’ll Ever Need

Preface by Tim Ferriss<p>I’ve written about how I learned to speak, read, and write Japanese, Mandarin, and Spanish. I’ve also covered my experiments …

Famous Words of Fashion's Greatest: Part Two

A second set of style musings and sage advice from the most quotable names in fashion. Plus, see the first installment for 50 more.<p>"The best fashion show is definitely on the street. Always has been, and always will be." —<b>Bill Cunningham</b><p>"Women who wear black lead colorful lives." —<b>Neiman Marcus</b><p>"All …

Karl Lagerfeld

10 Plyometric Exercise Moves That Burn Major Calories

These high-intensity moves can improve your performance, too<p>Ever seen people at the gym do a series of crazy-intense, rapid-fire jumps, skips, and hops? You were probably witnessing plyometrics, a type of high-octane training that taps into energy stored in muscles to encourage muscle development, …

Workouts

A Veg-Friendly Burger To Make This Weekend

It’s that time of year again when the grills come out and beers start chilling. There are hot dogs made with unknown “meats," mayonnaise-laden potato …

The New Safety App for Women

In the age of Snapchat, Angry Birds, and Candy Crush, why did no one think of this sooner?<p>It reads like a <i>Law & Order: SVU</i> episode, but it's true: A year ago, a friend of mine left her two roommates at a bar to walk the three blocks home to their apartment in a yuppie Boston neighborhood. She wanted …

Apps

A Man Demonstrates How to Put on a Pair of Pants Without Using His Hands

A man demonstrates how he can put on a pair of pants without using his hands. After a lot of wiggling and dancing around, he successfully pulls off …

Rolo Cheesecake Bars

Yes, you're looking at a computer screen. But I'll bet that if you take a good slurp, you'l be able to detect a bit of chocolate from Danielle's <b>Rolo</b> …

The Most Astonishing Natural Phenomena Known To Earthlings

It’s easy to get caught up in our own tiny worlds, held captive by LCD displays, touch screens devices and white earbuds that shut us off from the …

Home

If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

An Explanation of the Science Behind Fireworks Shows

Washington College professor John Conkling celebrates the upcoming Fourth of July holiday by breaking down the science that fuels fireworks shows in …

A Guide to the "United States of Basic Bitches" - PAPER

Big ups to our friends at Jezebel who followed up their hilarious "The United States of Bros" with its female equivalent -- a field guide to "the United States of Basic Bitches." Though we're not sure about the use of a Anne Hathaway as an example of a 'Manhattan Basic Bitch,' we can say that as a …

Photorealistic Drawings by Marcello Barenghi

<b>YouTube Link</b><p>Milan-based Italian illustrator Marcello Barenghi posts videos of his photorealistic drawing process to his YouTube channel at the rate …

Describing Colors to a Blind Person

(YouTube link)<p>Tommy Edison has been blind all his life, so he has no concept of color. Color is a measure of parameters he cannot perceive, but the …

Fast Food Facts You Won't Believe Are Actually True

(Video Link)<p>Wherever you go there’s a fast food restaurant lurking around the corner, waiting to fry up pounds of delicious fatty foods for you to …

34 Things You Didn't Know about Breaking Bad

Robin Edds of Buzzfeed dove into the production history of <i>Breaking Bad</i> and found <b>surprising bits of information</b> about the actors' lives and the …

Masked Mystery Rapper Leikeli47 Is Gonna "F*ck The Summer Up" - PAPER

Since releasing her explosive mixtape <i>Lk-47 Pt. II</i> back in January, menacing masked rapper Leikeli47 (pronounced "lah-KAY-lee") has been generating well-deserved buzz for songs that often combine throbbing boom bap productions with bragaddocio-laced rhymes that occasionally drop the smack talk in …

This Looks Like a Regular Painting Until You See It from Another Angle

This painting is not what it seems and it’s only when you look at it from a different angle that it becomes apparent. The artwork is known as a …

Art

Qwerkywriter, A Mechanical USB Keyboard Inspired by Vintage Typewriter Design

The Qwerkywriter is a mechanical USB keyboard by game developer Brian Min with a design and feel inspired by vintage typewriters. Min is currently …

Unreplied, A Handy Service That Automatically Keeps Track of Sent Email Awaiting a Reply

Unreplied is a handy service by Stefano Bernardi that automatically keeps track of sent email awaiting a reply. The service works with Gmail to label …

Wear Cher's Clothes from Clueless, Look Like a Total Betty - PAPER

When we first saw Cher Horowitz choose her fabulous high school get-up via a retro computer in the 1995 smash chick-flick <i>Clueless</i>, we were all like, "AS IF!" Nearly ten years later, the low-tech high-fashion fantasy has become a reality, with a new website out of London: Metail. In addition to …

Translations of Common British Phrases That Are Baffling to Americans

Anglophenia host Siobhan Thompson explains “How to Speak British”, translating “away with the fairies,” “swings and roundabouts,” and other British …

Full-size Watermelon Jell-O Shots

Here’s something really impressive to try for the Independence Day party you’re throwing: Fill an entire watermelon with Jell-o and vodka! You’ll …

Did Beyoncé Just Accuse Jay Z of Cheating?

In the wake of ‘elevatorgate,’ rumors have been swirling that Hova may have stepped out on Queen Bey.<p>We’ve just, perhaps, entered a State of Beygency.<p>…

Iggy Azalea Finally Responds To Nicki Minaj’s BET Awards Shade: ‘I’m Unbothered’

Iggy Azalea has responded to Nicki Minaj‘s BET Awards shade and subsequent Twitter clarification with a lengthy Instagram post. “I have to say the …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Beyoncé and Blue Ivy Step Out in Matching Dresses

Photo: Getty<p>Yesterday Beyoncé uploaded photos to her website showing herself, Jay Z, and their daughter Blue Ivy visiting Kara Walker's "A Subtlety or the Marvelous Sugar Baby" art installation in New York City. In the family pic, Bey and little Blue look flawless, of course, but...<i>are those</i> …

Weddings

VH1 on Twitter: "These side chicks successfully became the main chick! --> http://t.co/6MwlNAuTDu"

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6.5 Years of Self Portraits Condensed Into a 4-Minute Time-Lapse with an Inspirational Message

21-year-old Rebecca Brown is an English filmmaker, artist and avid creator of YouTube videos. Over the past 6.5 years, she’s photographed herself …