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10 things genuinely confident people do differently

True confidence — as opposed to the false confidence people project to mask their insecurities — has a look all its own. One thing is certain: truly …

10 things you never need to refrigerate

Have you ever opened your refrigerator and realized that you couldn't find what you were looking for because it was overflowing with miscellaneous items? If so, you're in good company. The majority of households pack items into the fridge that simply don't need to be there. Here's a list of 10 …

Spices

A closer look at Apple's new HomePod

The first time I got close to one of Apple's HomePods was in a secluded meeting room at WWDC. Sonically, at least, it blew away the competition. After seven months -- not to mention the introduction of other impressive smart speakers -- Apple invited me to spend another hour with a near-final …

Nike's New Jordans Are the Stylish Sneakers You've Been Waiting For

The Jordan sneakers have been an iconic staple in Nike’s brand portfolio for years, paying tribute to the legendary career of their namesake athlete. …

All 49 of Netflix's notable original movies, ranked from worst to best

While the company's first entry into the realm of big-budget films, the Will Smith-led "Bright," has been scorched by critics, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has hailed the fantasy-action thriller as a commercial success that critics are "disconnected" from.<p>On the opposite end of the critical spectrum, …

Entertainment

The Gentrification Of MLK: How America Intentionally Misrepresents Our Radical Civil Rights Leader

Two years prior to his death, only 33 percent of Americans thought highly of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.<p>He was suspected to be communist, …

Black History

The Watches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

There’s a great deal known about the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.—about his life; about how he championed, advanced, and fought for the cause …

Black History

The 4 Boots You Can Wear with Every Suit | GQ

A primer—and reminder—on how to keep your suits looking their sharpest when you're swapping in seasonal footwear.<p>Wearing boots with a suit isn't a difficult endeavor—wear suit, add boots—but it's one that does require a level of finesse (and not the Bruno Mars kind). Specifically, you've got to …

Men's Fashion

15 books you should read before they become movies in 2018

As we gear up for awards season, we have nothing but movies on the brain. The 2018 Golden Globes, hosted by Seth Meyers, are this Sunday, January …

Hate To Break It To You, But You Won’t Find Love Until You’re Ready To Accept It

Whether you search for it endlessly, whether you risk everything you have, whether you put yourself out there completely, the truth is, you won’t …

Can you really be addicted to sex?

When Harvey Weinstein’s abusive behaviour became public, he reportedly checked into rehab as a sex addict. But does sex addiction exist? As Emily …

11 Success Rules That Matter Much More Than Your New Year's Resolutions | Inc.com

At the turn of each calendar year, we enthusiastically embrace two traditions: "the year in review" and "the new year's resolution". Both almost always let us down. One takes the form of nostalgically hailing what was good, and bemoaning what was bad, past tense. It's entertaining, but it doesn't …

Success

Renting vs. owning

Owning and renting each have their advantages, but what’s best for you depends on your circumstances. Here are some things to keep in mind as you …

100 Trips Everyone Should Take In Their Lifetime, According to the World's Top Travel Experts

These unique vacation excursions are stunning. 😍<p>No matter how many countries you’ve been to, there’s always somewhere new to discover.<p>But with so …

Ho Chi Minh City

17 Sex Horror Stories That Will Make You Say "Holy Shit Are They Okay?"

NOPE.<p>And they DELIVERED.

Time I

Why Do White People Feel Discriminated Against? I Asked Them.

Look, I know it’s hard to feel like you really know white people after doing a few interviews. But here’s what I found out from them.<p>I have to be …

How often you actually need to shower, according to science

When was the last time you showered?<p>If you're like most people, the answer is probably less than 24 hours ago.<p>There's no official protocol for how often to shower, but folks around the world — in countries like India, the US, Spain, and Mexico — all bathe about once a day (either with soap or …

Skin Care

This Leadership Book Is One of the Most Critically Acclaimed Ever. Here's Why You Need to Reread It | Inc.com

In my job, I spend a lot of time working with emerging leaders. Sometimes, they are leaders making a jump to a VP level role for the first time. Sometimes, I work with companies to develop programs that help their highest potential leaders take that next step.<p>Regardless of the circumstance, we …

Leadership

The Sneakers Women Want You to Wear

300 women share their thoughts on the sexiest sneakers, their worst pet peeves, and whether or not you can, like...get it.<p>Whether you're a full-blown sneakerhead or a guy who only wears his kicks to the gym, what you put on your feet makes more of an impression than you think. And while you might …

Shoes

35 Secrets to Marriage Success

For many married couples, falling in love and saying "I do" was the easy part. Living happily ever after is the part that takes a whole lot of work.<p>My family history doesn't have the best track record when it comes to the vow "until death do us part." My parents divorced when I was 18, and on my …

Love

Believe Me When I Tell You These Little-Known Facts About Color Are Fascinating

Who knew the Dutch were responsible for the prevalence of orange carrots?

These Kids And Their Pets Are Dominating The Coordinated Costume Game

Photographer Lindsey Bonnice’s kids have a special bond with the animals on their small Pennsylvania farm. So when Halloween season arrives, they like to coordinate their costumes.<p>Bonnice has two sons, 9-year-old Noah and 20-month-old Finn, and one daughter, 4-year-old Libby. The family also takes …

Beauty and the Beast

America Going Through Another Sexual Revolution, Sociologist Author Says

America has become intoxicated by a system of “cheap sex.”<p>That’s the claim of Mark Regnerus, associate professor of sociology at the University of …

Oxford University

The History Of Breasts In Comic Books

Comic books – or at least Western superhero comic books – have always celebrated an idealized version of the human body. Male heroes are chiseled …

Comic Books

André 3000 on Regrets, Media Pressure & Why Big Boi Is the Better Rapper

Alongside hard drives of unreleased music.<p>André 3000 may be a recluse in the eyes of many, so whenever the legendary OutKast member garners media attention it’s a rare treat not to be taken lightly.<p>From the comfort of his SoHo basement, the sagacious lyricist recently sat down with <i>GQ</i>‘s …

19 Gifts For Kids That Aren't Toys

This holiday season, switch up your kid’s typical gendered toy gifts like Barbies and Hot Wheels for these 19 fun and creative gifts that aren’t <i>really</i> toys at all.<p>Whether you have a scientist in the making, an aspiring coder, or future business owner on your hands, these gifts are sure to delight …

Your credit score: How it's calculated

A credit score is typically a three-digit number based on information in your credit report that measures your risk level to lenders. It’s usually …

7 Ways to Start a Conversation that Leads Where You Want It to | Inc.com

Conversation, as a social construct, serves as a building block in the creation and maintenance of relationships. It also serves as a gateway, which if navigated successfully, can lead you to the information or results you want. On the surface, conversation is a simple dialogue of thoughts and …

Jokes

Chefs reveal the 9 most common mistakes people make when cooking pasta

Pasta is probably one of the simplest dishes you can make. It's so easy, a broke college student can do it, right?<p>As it turns out, there's a lot more nuance to whipping up a perfectly al dente plate of pasta than just throwing a box of noodles into boiling water and hoping for the best.<p>INSIDER …

Italian Food