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Beyond ‘Fine’: 21 Questions To Get Kids Talking

It’s the age-old question parents ask their kids: “How was school today?” And for generations, kids have been grunting out some variation of the same …

Catch Up On Destiny's Entire Story With This 90-Minute Video

As we bid farewell to <i>Destiny,</i> a video game renowned for its storytelling prowess, let’s take the time to catch up on the plot so far. This …

Gaming

20 Things That Homeowners Should Do Annually, but Don't

Inspect the House After Winter<p>1/20<p>1/20<p>Canadian winters can be brutal on houses. After a long, hard winter, head outside and inspect your home. Check …

9 Ways to Shred Your Core Using Only a Pullup Bar

Get off the floor and take your core workout up a notch with these moves<p>Hanging leg raises are an advanced core exercise that not only molds rock-hard abs, but also improves your upper-body strength and endurance.<p>So what exactly makes hanging raises so much more challenging than lying leg raises? …

The 8 Best New Anime Series of Fall 2017

While it may be summer for a few more carefree weeks, soon our thoughts will turn to going back to school, harvesting sorghum crops, and watching a …

The Pros and Cons of Paying Off a Mortgage | Investopedia

You may have saved enough to pay off your mortgage but should you? Before deciding, consider the pros and cons and how they apply to you.<p>Picture …

Personal Finance

How One Move Can Boost Your Six-Pack

Show us a man who trains purely for functionality and we’ll show you a liar.<p>It’s only human to chase the kind of athleticism that carries both …

Tip: Hit the Deep Core Muscles

If you want great abs that also bulletproof your body against injury, you have to go deep. Try these three moves.<p>Arnold took a few ballet lessons to …

Understanding different types of mortgage programs

<b>.</b>If you don’t qualify for a traditional mortgage or simply decided against it, there are other options. Learn about nontraditional mortgage types to …

7 Exercises For a Strong and Stunning Midsection

Core training is always a hot topic. If we're honest, we all want that toned midsection for Summer, and from a health perspective, a strong core is vital. Especially as we get older and especially if we're stuck at a desk all day. Posture, balance, lower back health — they all relate to the …

This is the site you need to look at before you start your next home improvement project

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>My mom went through a few big home remodeling phases over 10 years ago, and while our house looks great now, I remember it was a period …

Tip: Push-Up Progressions

Go from zero to hero in six weeks with this progression model.<p>The Eccentric (Negative) Phase<p>Note: If you don't have powerlifting boards, just use …

Workouts

How to Fix a Leaky Faucet

A leaky faucet is a nuisance that you will probably face at some point. Even slow drips lead to higher water bills, wasted water and the potential …

Home Improvement

How to De-Grease Your Oily Skin

You know how some people pat their cheese pizza with a napkin to soak up the grease? Here's how to apply that same technique to shiny spots on your face.<p>I'm a guy with oily skin who likes to not look like a oily guy, even if I know I'm only taking off the top layer of sebum—the stuff that causes …

5 common problems with your dishwasher and how to fix them

Some of us rely heavily on dishwashers to do our dirty work, but when the machine breaks or malfunctions, our home can quickly turn into a scene from</i> …

Control Your Sexuality

This whole series titled “Run to Win“ had its genesis in a number of real-world conversations. In one, a woman told of her struggles with her …

How to remove a dishwasher

So your old dishwasher has finally given up the ghost. You've bought a new one (and here's how to install it), but first you have to get rid of the old one. It isn't difficult to do if you follow a few simple steps. Here's how to remove your old dishwasher.<p>Firstly, disconnect the power cable. If …

Home Improvement

How to get rid of pimples overnight

How to get rid of pimples overnight<p>So you got a pimple—that’s cool and fine and totally normal. All zits eventually erode away with the sands of …

Skin Care

I Went To a Hands-On Female Orgasm Class. Here’s What Happened.

One writer’s adventure in ‘orgasmic meditation’<p>Orgasmic meditation (OM) is a mindfulness practice originating in Buddhist tradition, in which a man strokes the upper left quadrant of a woman’s clitoris for 13 minutes while she’s lying down in a “nest” of pillows.<p>Devotees swear it’s improved …

New video details how Dr. Dre discovered Eminem

Whether you hated him or loved him, Eminem in the early 2000s was an artist that was simply impossible to ignore. With a seemingly endless stream of …

Let's Get Graphic: 100 Favorite Comics And Graphic Novels

Summer's the time for comics — Marvel and DC blockbusters are in movie theaters, fans are preparing to descend on San Diego for its epic annual Comic-Con, and if nothing else, your friendly local comic store or library is there to provide an air-conditioned Fortress of Solitude where you can escape …

Graphic Novels

How to Fix Your Terrible Posture

Looking at you, slouch.<p>If you're reading this hunched over your desk or phone—so, everyone reading this—it's time to fix your posture. Bad posture can ruin your progress at the gym by putting unnatural stress on your joints and muscles, which makes them stiff, tense, and overworked. That in turn …

The Planche Rock to Pushup Will Carve Up Some Superhuman Abs

Take your core strength to the next level with this combo<p>A classic planche is that almost superhuman exercise you will often see breakdancers or gymnasts perform, where the entire body is held off the ground (almost perfectly horizontal) with just the hands in contact with the floor.<p>It's a true …

Miles Bridges' mom asked him to skip Michigan State's ProAm. Instead he dunked on everyone and went viral

The national player of the year hype is starting early.<p>Miles Bridges could have been playing in the NBA summer league right now. The Michigan State forward was projected as a late lottery pick after his freshman season, yet made the surprising decision to return to school for his sophomore …

Miles Bridges

The DIY starter kit: everything you need to improve your home

From hammers to power tools – a guide to the essential kit for all those small, and not so small, jobs around the house

Houses

Your Summer 2017 Anime Guide

It’s summer. It’s hot. Who the hell wants to go outside? Let’s stay inside and watch some anime.<p>Below are the summer season’s shows. Which ones are …

Anime