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What Makes Lorde An "Alternative" Artist?

The New Zealand teen is a pop singer, but a pop singer for people who feel like today's pop is not made for them.

Music

Is College for Everyone? An Introduction and Timeline of College in America | The Art of Manliness

“A college education unfits rather than fits men to affairs.” –Andrew Carnegie, 1901<p>Over one hundred years ago, one of the richest and most …

365 Ways To Get Rich

<b>From the Forbes 2014 Investment Guide, wealth building tips to last you through the year. (For more detailed advice, click on the link in each tip.)</b><p>#1<br>Sir John Templeton: “Invest at the point of maximum pessimism.”<p>#2<br>Don’t mistake a low P/E ratio for a value stock.<p>#3 <br>Benjamin Graham: “Patience is the …

The Xbox One is the Ultimate Culmination of Microsoft's Vision

Now that the Xbox One has finally hit the market, one of Microsoft’s visions has almost come true. For years, the company has been trumpeting its long-term plan to have ‘three screens and a cloud‘ for its flagship products, but until recently it had failed to deliver due to ageing devices (the Xbox …

Student hacks Raspberry Pi to run college bar

A student at the University of Oxford has modified a<p>Raspberry Pi to alleviate the workload at his college bar.<p>Johan Paulsson, who's studying for a …

28 Images For People Who Are Into Log Cabin Porn

Let's talk about wood. NSFW if you get off on gorgeous craftsmanship.

Log Cabins

Burner raises $2 million to make disposable phone numbers more accessible

Since its release last year, Burner — which equips its users with a disposable “burner” phone number to use in place of a real one — has undergone …

Admitted.ly, A College Counseling Service, Launches Today To Level The Admissions Playing Field

Applying to college is confusing. Straight up. Especially so when your only reference points are a copy of the Fiske Guide To Colleges and an over-booked guidance counselor.<p>Admitted.ly, one of ten startups to present at the Entrepreneur Roundtable Accelerator (ERA) demo day yesterday in New York, …

How to Make Small Talk | The Art of Manliness

Are you already kind of dreading meeting your freshman dorm roommate for the first time, wondering what you’re going to say?<p>When you spot an …

What the next 30 years will hold for 360, PS3 and Wii owners

We look to the past to predict what your games, systems and communities will be worth in the future.<p>A<p>generation is a funny thing. It has no clear beginning and no clear end, but we can all tell when one is on the rise or when one is fading away.<p>And this generation of game consoles — a golden age …

Popularity Of Circumcision Falls In U.S., Especially Out West

Boys born in the West are more likely to skip circumcision than they are to have the once common procedure.<p>It's a dramatic change over the past 32 years. Back in 1979, about two-thirds of boys out West got circumcised in the hospital soon after they were born. By 2010, only 40 percent were.<p>Overall, …

Chile Colorado Burritos

Chile Colorado Burrito. My Mexican comfort food.<p>Great Mexican food is hard to come by so far here in Des Moines, Iowa. This recipe takes care of my …

5 Bands You Should Be Listening To This Weekend

Lucky for you, we at FILTER love looking through everything to find some great new music amongst everything.<p>This week some old and new favorites brought us some new music we were excited to listen to, so we're here to share them with you!<p>Icona Pop - "All Night"<p>No summer playlist is complete without …

How The "Back To The Future" Cast Have Aged - In The Real World Versus In The Film

Marty McFly's mum and dad, plus Biff. Via Redditor Native-New-Yawkah.<p><i>Back To The Future</i> was filmed in 1984. In it, characters were aged thirty years using make-up. And the film-makers didn't do a bad job of predicting the future, as these side-by-side comparisons demonstrate.

Back to the Future

Cook Spicy Drunken Noodles

They’re fast. They’re fiery. They’re fantastic.<p>When a restaurant breaks up with you, it hurts. You know the feeling. Your favorite taco truck tweets that it’s wheeling to another town. Your go-to pizza joint changes ownership and the pies miss that certain something.<p>What did you do wrong? Was it …