Christiane Lynn Saldivar

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How to Do a Simple Romantic Smoky Eye

The makeup look that works for any occasion.<p>In 2014, I'm focusing on creating fresh, vibrant looks that I can use in many different facets of my life. Whether I am going to a meeting, running errands, or going out to dinner with my husband, I want a look that has an element of glamour and dazzle, …

At Long Last, Video Game Aggression Linked To Losing, Not Violence

Video games cause aggression. Lots of it.<p>Many times I’ve played a game and felt like I wanted to kill someone afterward, a statement that should delight many in the media.<p>But it wasn’t after gunning down 300 virtual souls in a Call of Duty campaign. Or chainsawing a humanoid alien in half in Gears …

Shakira: Shakira.

If you're Shakira's ex-boyfriend – specifically, the one who sued her for $100 million in 2012 – you really don't want to hear this record. On …

Music

The Faint keeps things fresh

During the ’00s indie-dance boom, The Faint rose to prominence by muscling keyboards back into rock music with geeky flair. But over time, the Omaha …

Pharmakon Covers Cher/Nancy Sinatra Song "Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)"

Pharmakon: "Bang, Bang" (Nancy Sinatra Cover) (via SoundCloud)<p>With last year's <i>Abandon</i>, Margaret Chardiet, aka Pharmakon, amped her electronic noise so brutally that it was usually hard to decipher her words. That makes Chardiet's singing on this track, her take on the song "Bang Bang (My Baby Shot …

See the New Kate Moss for Topshop Collection

From fringe jackets to boho dresses, the new looks are all very Kate.<p>Kate Moss is back with new designs for her latest Topshop collection. Available starting April 30 at Topshop, Nordstrom, and Net-a-Porter, the looks range from fringe jackets to boho dresses, and are all very <i>Kate</i>. See the full …

9 Sundresses We Can't Wait to Wear

If there's one song that nails down exactly how we feel when the UV rays start to kiss our skin come spring, its Diana Ross's "I'm Coming Out." The song's cheery, hopeful, and plain funlyrics also perfectly encapsulate sundresses.<p>If there's one song that nails down exactly how we feel when the UV …

Scarlett Johansson Is the Glamour Style Icon of the Week | Glamour

Scarlett Johansson has been earning rave reviews as the Black Widow in <i>Captain America: The Winter Soldier</i>, plus majorly killing it on the red carpet along the way. But a look through her stellar sartorial outings from the past decade or so shows a consistent style approach: 100 percent <i>bombshell</i>. …

18 Mini Skirts to Glorify Those Va-Va-Voom Legs

We’ve been hiding our legs all winter beneath jeans, leggings and tights, but now it’s time to let them out. The arrival of spring officially allows us to bare our legs in all their glory (although we might have to work on that tan first). We’ve gathered 18 chic mini skirts to help you show off …

See Kate Moss Model Her Topshop Collection

See Kate Moss's Newest TOPSHOP Collection<p>Kate Moss has delved back into her enviable archives for a long-awaited new collection with Topshop, one with intensive attention to fabrication and detail for more premium pieces. The model worked within four categories: Balearic, beachy island-inspired …

25 Game-Changing Spring Dresses

From florals to tennis-inspired to LWDs, leathers and shifts, spring dress season is officially heredon't show up unprepared. Shop 25 of the chicest in-store now.<p>From florals to tennis-inspired to LWDs, leathers and shifts, spring dress season is officially here—don't show up unprepared. Shop 25 of …

Family Seder Recipe: Leg of Lamb With Rosemary and Garlic from The Real Food Cookbook

I like that the culinary centerpiece -- the sacrificial lamb -- of the Seder meal matches the season. Many cooks serve brisket, but I prefer the symbolism of lamb, and I never promised you a traditional Seder. We always have a green salad at this meal, although it's not terribly traditional either, …

In-N-Out Burger Finally Adds Bacon, First Menu Upgrade in Years [APRIL FOOLS]

Apparently, a few In-N-Out locations are responding to the cat-calls of #PiggyStyle in their restaurants by adding bacon to their famously simple burgers. As seen in the picture above, shot at an In-N-Out location in Orange County, CA on the corner of First and Lirpa, the once Instagram-rumored …

'Mischievous Pets' photography competition - Telegraph

Pets

Curious Wanderings of Batman in the American Southwest

In this delightful series of black and white photographs by French artist Rmi Nol, Batman is imagined in a number of tongue-in-cheek scenarios. These photos are almost like a glimpse into the life of a retired Batman living out the rest of his days in the desert landscapes of the Southwest.<p>Whether …

Batman

10 Things You Didn't Know About Slavery, Human Trafficking (And What You Can Do About It)

You may know that in far-off countries, like Cambodia and India, children are prime victims for sex trafficking. You probably also know that trafficked workers are forced to toil for long hours, with little or no pay, to produce such everyday items as bricks and chocolate.<p>But what you may not know …

Can China Stop Organ Trafficking?

Guo Bin, a six-year-old boy from Shanxi province, in northern China, thought the sky had gone permanently dark when he woke up, one day this summer, bloody-faced and crying near his parents’ home. “We originally thought he had fallen down and smashed his face,” Guo’s father, a farmer, told a local …

UNICEF USA: "I just wanted to die" -- A Trafficked Child Speaks out

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month

In conjunction, UNICEF USA's End Trafficking Project is launching its second annual campaign, <b>Learn the Signs</b>. A new video highlights its aims — …

The Los Angeles Condom Law Porn Exodus Is Great News For Las Vegas

Our brave leader Vince is currently making the rounds at the Adult Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas, possibly so he can be cast as the lead in a Luke Walton porn parody, but mostly so he can put his ear to the sticky ground and catch any of the big stories coming out of the adult film industry’s …

12 Years a Slave – review

This modern classic about slavery from the thrilling Steve McQueen transcends even the searing preoccupations of his previous films Shame and Hunger<p>• Steve McQueen interviewed by Decca Aitkenhead • McQueen and Ejiofor talk about the film<p>The dirty open secret in the history of western prosperity is …

Why First-Person Shooters Don't Feel Immersive

When I walk around in the world, I see things from a “first-person” perspective. Inside, looking out.<p>This is what first-person shooters (and other first-person games) are attempting to emulate: That feeling of actually being in the world, immersed in a digital reality.<p>And it never works. There’s …

'A Very Old and Terrible Lie': Lone Survivor and Morality in a War Zone

“A true war story is never moral,” wrote author Tim O’Brien in his award-winning 1990 story collection <i>The Things They Carried</i>, based on his …

Call of Duty Championship coming in March with $1 million on the line

Activision and Microsoft are teaming up again for the second annual Call of Duty Championship.<p>The two companies announced plans for the major event, which will take place March 28-March 30 in Los Angeles. The tournament touts a $1 million prize pool, and the 32 best teams around the world shall …

Will 'The Elder Scrolls Online' Have The Last Laugh With Its Subscription Fee?

When the new year started, I wrote an article detailing why it seemed like The Elder Scrolls Online was shaping up to be a potential disaster for ZeniMax and Bethesda with a bloated budget, average gameplay and a seemingly outdated subscription model.<p>The piece unleashed a flood of gamers who either …