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Taylor Swift’s reputation: can the new album save her name?

From spats over white privilege to her failure to speak out against Trump, the singer’s position as peerless pop princess has been seriously damaged in recent years. Will this be the week she wins back her detractors?<p>Taylor Swift producer Jack Antonoff: ‘I’m drawn to female artists who are brutally …

Feminism

The Loneliest President

He’s increasingly isolated in the White House, but for Donald Trump, being alone is not a liability. It’s where he’s most comfortable.<p>“ISOLATED?” read the subject line.<p>“Friend,” Donald Trump wrote recently to supporters in a fundraising email. “The fake news keeps saying, ‘President Trump is …

Donald Trump

17 Psychological Tricks To Make People Like You Immediately

Most friendships develop so naturally that you don't even realize how or when they started.<p>Sometimes, though, you want to make an effort to befriend …

Bloggers and digital influencers are reshaping the fashion and beauty landscape

In early June, Arielle Charnas of Something Navy posted about the Peter Thomas Roth Rose Stem Cell Bio-Repair Gel Mask on her Snapchat story. Then the frenzy happened: Within 24 hours after her story went live, the post was responsible for the sale of 502 masks, or $17,565 worth of product. Do the …

How Samantha Bee Crashed the Late-Night Boys' Club

Former 'Daily Show' star has taken on everyone from the GOP to NRA — and became the fiercest, funniest host on TV<p>December 1985: it's an icy Toronto …

10 Travel Sites That’ll Help You Plan an Unforgettable Vacation

Remember back in January when you promised yourself to travel more this year? Well, it’s officially summer, and there’s no better time to head to the beach or take a family road trip. And while you may not have the ideal vacation length (eight days!) lined up, <i>any</i> amount of time you have to explore …

Travel

The best European cities for solo travelers

While monuments should dictate your itinerary in Europe, it's really how you take in the sights that will make your trip. And with the sheer amount of things to see and do, traveling in Europe, especially with a big group, can get overwhelming. That's why it's one of the best continents to visit …

European Travel

Why you should visit the ‘weirdest city’ in America

Actress and former Victoria’s Secret model, Brooklyn Decker, followed her heart to cosmopolitan Austin nearly a decade ago. She gives Telegraph Travel the lowdown on where to eat, drink, shop and stay in a city that’s “weird” and proud of it.<p>What drew you to Austin?<p>I’ve been here for about nine …

Video: My Conversation With President Obama | by Derek Jeter

E arlier this month, I had the incredible opportunity to sit down for a conversation with President Obama at the White House in the Roosevelt …

Derek Jeter

Beyoncé, Inc: How Airbnb, Warby Parker, And Others Are Finding Inspiration In Lemonade

A deep dive into how Beyoncé is wowing business executives—and 10 lessons every company can learn from her.<p>“KRA-KOOM!”<p>A thunderous bang quiets the roughly 40,000 fans who’ve gathered at Houston’s NRG Stadium. The lights click off, plunging the venue into darkness. A spotlight appears, silhouetting …

Warby Parker

How breakfast became known as 'the most important meal of the day'

What you may not know is the origin of this ode to breakfast: a 1944 marketing campaign launched by Grape Nuts manufacturer General Foods to sell more cereal.<p>During the campaign, which marketers named "Eat a Good Breakfast—Do a Better Job", grocery stores handed out pamphlets that promoted the …

Breakfast
New York City

The Weird Athleticism of the Victoria's Secret Model

In Tuesday’s annual televised Fashion Show, women modeled not just lingerie, but a novel approach to female beauty.<p>“It feels like we’re training for the Olympics,” a model confided during the Victoria’s Secret Fashion show on Tuesday evening. She was not being ironic. Among the many tensions …

Fashion Shows

The Genius and Jazz of A Charlie Brown Christmas

The legend of <i>A Charlie Brown Christmas</i> is a strange one. Many of us who grew up watching the Peanuts gang attempt to put on a Christmas play are anchored in fond memories of laughing with loved ones as Lucy pulled that football trick on Charlie Brown for the umpteenth time, and, of course, the wild …

Charlie Brown

A Modern Guide to Thanksgiving Etiquette

A miscellany of modern manners–for hosts and guests–on this most culinary of holidays.<p>➤ Invite at least one <b>non-family member</b> to ensure that everyone is on their <i>best behavior, help temper tensions, and extend the bread and salt of welcome</i> to neighbors and friends. It’s especially fun to ask those, …

Die Hard

Mark Zuckerberg Will Not Share This Story on Facebook

The famous and the powerful have new, more effective means of walling themselves off from us. Where, say, Sinatra had goons, today's titans hide behind transparency and full disclosure.<p><i>Mark Zuckerberg is the most open and accessible of tech visionaries. Well, theoretically. So, how did we write the</i> …

Social Media

What would the cast of 'The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air' look like in 2015?

Will Smith brought Philly swag to Bel-Air in the '90s — but what if the show was set in 2015? Thanks to artist and graphic designer Leland Foster and …

How Shows Like 'Will & Grace' And 'Black-ish' Can Change Your Brain

Will Smith from <i>The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air</i> was my first American friend. Ours was an unlikely friendship: a shy Indian kid, fresh off the boat, with big glasses and a thick accent, and a high school b-ball player from West Philadelphia, chillin' out maxin' and relaxin' all cool. And yet, I was with …

TV

19 Kitchen Skills You Should Master By Your Mid-20s

It is time. Seamless is stealing your money and and your health, and one day a grownup is going to come over and you'll want to serve them something more gourmet than a half-eaten bag of Funyuns. It is time to learn how to cook for yourself, like the adult that you are.<p>You'll need to go to the …

Breakfast

Stephen Colbert Shares Why He Thinks Women Should Be in Charge of Everything

<i>Brand-new Late Show host Stephen Colbert comes clean: He loves women. Can't get enough of 'em. Thinks they should be in charge of everything. Hear him out.</i><p>First off, it's an honor to be writing for <i>Glamour</i>, a magazine so sophisticated it has an extra u in the title. All the finest publications do, …

Carly Fiorina

11 incredible psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

Psychological research suggests there are plenty of ways to get people to do what you want — without them even realizing you've persuaded them.<p>We've rounded up 11 science-backed strategies for getting people to like you, to buy stuff, and to give you what you're after.<p>All of them will leave you …

Psychology

Tinder and the Dawn of the “Dating Apocalypse”

As romance gets swiped from the screen, some twentysomethings aren’t liking what they see.<p>It’s a balmy night in Manhattan’s financial district, and at a sports bar called Stout, everyone is Tindering. The tables are filled with young women and men who’ve been chasing money and deals on Wall Street …

Relationships

How did this monster get created? The decades of GOP lies that brought us Donald Trump, Republican front-runner

Donald Trump did not happen overnight. He’s the product of a dangerous, cynical GOP strategy that dates back years<p>How did America get to such a place that someone like Donald Trump can command a lead in the Republican primaries? Trump is the product of a deliberate Republican strategy, adopted by …

Political Science

Large parts of Reddit shut as users revolt against firing of admin

Reddit users and some moderators of the site are revolting en masse over the alleged firing of communications director Victoria Taylor, with several …

Internet

This Is How Fast America Changes Its Mind | Bloomberg Business - Business, Financial & Economic News, Stock Quotes

States in U.S.192018th Amendment192019th Amendment1967Loving v. Virginia2015Obergefell v.HodgesLegal in4 states1973Roe v. WadeTracking the Pace of …

LGBTQI

Research suggests there are 4 types of introverts — find out which best describes you

According to new research, there are four different kinds of introversion: social, thinking, anxious, and restrained.<p><b>Social introverts</b> prefer to socialize in small groups instead of large groups — or simply fly solo. They don't necessarily feel anxious in large groups; they just prefer more …

Psychology