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“The first day of shooting was the day we went to the cross burning”: W. Kamau Bell on hanging out with the KKK and claiming his space with humor

The comedian talks about his new CNN show “United Shades of America” and building bridges across race and politics<p>Comedian W. Kamau Bell is one of the nation’s smartest, funniest commentators on race. Known for his stand-up as well as the show “Totally Biased,” he’s cutting but oddly friendly in …

How pit bulls became the 'bad boys' of the dog world

Before being branded as the Al Capone of dogs, pit bulls reigned as one of America's most beloved pets.<p>Petey, the canine sidekick in the "Little Rascals" comedies, was a pit bull. So were the mascots for RCA Victor and Buster Brown shoes. Even the White House welcomed pit bull offshoots under …

This Nipple Balm Gave Me the Best Lips of My Life

It works miracles...all over.<p>I've always prided myself on <i>not</i> giving in to all those ridiculously tempting little products placed not-so-innocently at the checkout line. But during a recent trip to Ricky's NYC, mecca of all things beauty and beyond, I couldn't resist walking out with a tube of the …

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How Does Your Camera's Sensor Size Affect Your Photographs?

Camera sensors come in different form factors nowadays, ranging from medium format, to Micro Four Thirds, and even smaller in the point-and-shoot …

11 Things I Learned During 2 Weeks with an Apple Watch

It’s now two weeks since I took delivery of my 42mm Space Grey Apple Watch Sport and awkwardly (see point 7 below) placed it on my wrist.<p>I haven’t tried to do any kind of stress-test on the device here. There are reviews elsewhere online if you want to read about someone trying everything the Watch …

Bruce Jenner 'Is in Seventh Heaven' About Sharing His Transition Story

Everyone was buzzing about Bruce Jenner‘s recent revelation that he’s transitioning from male to female at the GLAAD Media Awards in New York City …

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CHIP is a $9 Raspberry Pi killer

The Raspberry Pi was definitely a game changer when it hit shelves at only $35. But CHIP is hoping to make the Pi look positively pricey by comparison. The Kickstarter campaign has already blown way past its $50,000 goal. In fact, at the time of this writing its approaching $500,000. Like the Pi, …

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28 Underrated Musical Artists You Should Be Listening To Right Now

Add these talented guys and gals to your playlists ASAP.

Some Kid at NYU Made a Short Film About Killing Drake

He's yet to get a grade for it, but his professor liked it!<p>OK, well, that's it, everybody. Wrap it up. But what is "it," you ask? Well, I'm going to just say that "it" is "humanity." We've hit a new low (or maybe this is a high? I don't know). Some kid at NYU made a short film (just shy of five …

NASA funds 'squid rover,' 14 other far-out space tech ideas

NASA has funded 15 ambitious tech concepts in the hopes that one or more of them may have a huge impact on space science or exploration down the road.<p>The new ideas funded by the NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program include a squid-like amphibious rover that could explore icy, …

The 19 most game-changing weapons of the 21st century

We've come a long way since the stealth bomber.<p>Just as smart gadgets have invaded our homes and revolutionized our lives over the last 15 years, next-level weaponry has transformed the military.<p>The imperatives of the military have always been one of the main drivers of technological …

New temperature records highlight global warming's continued rise

<b>(CNN) —</b> New climate change records have come along to remind us that Earth's thermostat is steadily pushing upward.<p>More exactly, there are two global high temperature records and a smattering of climate change low points.<p>March 2015 was the warmest March since record-keeping began in 1880, says the …

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

The Radical Christianity Of Kendrick Lamar

To understand who Kendrick is, you have to understand what he believes. Parsing prominent religious themes in the life and music of hip-hop's most unconventional new superstar.<p>The first time the rapper Lecrae spoke to Kendrick Lamar, more than five years ago, he called him after hearing the song …

20 Things You Should Throw Away for Better Health

When we talk about the steps you need to take to get healthier, they often involve buying new things: workout clothes, fitness equipment, ingredients …

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