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Review: American Airlines Flagship Lounge New York JFK Airport

We arrived at Terminal 8 at around 8:30AM for our 10AM flight to Los Angeles.<p><i>New York JFK Terminal 8</i><p>American’s terminal at JFK is one of the nicer …

Next-gen airliners: Who's flying A380s and 787s, and where

Airbus A380<p>The Middle Eastern carriers made the A380 viable, with Emirates alone ordering 140. If clients want to fly on it, there are now quite a …

Los Angeles

Look At The Rigorous Personal Grooming Rules Malaysian Air Flight Attendants Must Follow

If you think it's all about wheeling a drinks trolleys down the aisle, you'll be surprised at how many hours are spent preparing for a flight.<p>From hair and makeup to weight and speech, flight attendants have a rigorous range of personal grooming requirements that must be polished and in line with …

Malaysia Airlines

Watch An Airbus A380 Go Through Its Incredible 55-Day Maintenance Check

A heavy maintenance check on the world's largest passenger plane is no small task. Emirates recently completed a "3C - check" for its first A380, …

How A Disgraced College Chain Trapped Its Students In Poverty

Corinthian Colleges lured students to its high-priced courses with the promise of an escape from poverty. But mired in tens of thousands of dollars of debt they will likely never be able to repay, many now feel more stuck than ever.<p>Not long ago, Amber Brown, a student at Everest University, saw an …

How TV's Most Popular Vampires Have Changed Over The Years

The characters are immortal. The actors, not so much.

How A Nerd-Hero Writer Became The Breakout Star Of This Summer's Most Unlikely Blockbuster

A romantic drama about young cancer patients doesn't seem like it would spur the same fanaticism as The Hunger Games, but The Fault in Our Stars — in particular, John Green, who wrote the YA best-seller — is proof that teenage feelings are special effects too.<p>[<i>Warning: This article contains</i> …

11 Crazy Things Disney Employees Have Witnessed While Working

TIL people are terrible. Found via Reddit.<p>*Stories have been slightly edited for brevity and clarity.

The Biggest Cookies You'll Ever Make (PHOTOS)

Let's face it: the gooey, soft center is pretty undisputedly the best part of any cookie. So if there was a way to get your cookies even softer, chewier, and thicker, you'd do it -- wouldn't you? If so, the skillet cookie may just be the answer to your dessert-loving prayers.<p>A giant cookie baked in …

28 Of The Greatest Moments In The History Of Parenting

The history of parenting has been a history of setbacks, advances, and a few brief moments of genius. These are some of those moments.

24 Household Items You Won't Believe You Don't Own Yet

How did you even EXIST without a dual shower curtain rod all these years?

Ranking The Men Of "Teen Wolf"

Teen Wolf is ostensibly a show about werewolves, but it's really a show about shirtless hunks. In preparation for the midseason finale, here's how the hotties stack up.

There Are New Photos Of David Beckham In His Underwear

And they are beautiful.

27 Occasions That Definitely Call For Cake

There's never a wrong time to have some cake.

28 Signs You Grew Up In Kansas City

You're not just from the Midwest — you're from Kansas City. The land of the free, and the home… of the… CHIIIIIEEEEEFS.

15 Wryly Self-Defeating Product Designs

Italian artist Giuseppe Colarusso creates wryly useless everyday items.<p>Italian artist Giuseppe Colarusso designed a series of artfully useless everyday items called Improbabilità, where form sabotages function. Below are some of the best:

The 15 Most Pure Moments Of Amanda Bynes' Past

This will make you yearn for the golden era of Bynes, filled with tube topped splendor.<p><b>Let's talk clothes. When did you start drawing your own fashion designs?</b><p>I've been drawing since kindergarten. As I watch a fashion show or an awards show, I copy what I see. The Oscars have the newest fashions — …

App Store gives away popular iOS games and apps to mark its 5th anniversary (update)

Here's a little treat on a Monday morning. A number of premium iOS apps and games have been discounted to nothing over at the App Store, including the charming and mildly addictive <i>Tiny Wings</i> (and <i>Tiny Wings HD</i> for iPad), <i>Traktor DJ</i> (normally $20), <i>Superbrothers: Sword and Sworcery</i> <i>EP</i>, as well as</i> …

Brazilian School Kids Have Been Learning English By Correcting Celebrities' Grammar On Twitter

"Hi, @justinbieber my name is Maria, I'm 9 and I'm a fan from Brazil, watch out: it's 'we're here' not 'we here'"<p>(h/t CBC News)

Flat Pixels: The Battle Between Flat Design And Skeuomorphism

Get the Kindle version:<p>If you're paying attention to what's going on in the design world, you've probably noticed the ongoing debate around</b> …

UI Design

Hey, New Yorkers: 1993 is calling. From a payphone. It wants its history back.

"Recalling 1993" art project offers oral history from residents of the era.<p>Starting this week, the city is turning all Manhattan payphones into “time …

Google uninvites some winners of Google Glass contest

Google giveth Google Glass invitations and Google taketh away.<p>The Web giant has begun notifying winners of its Glass Explorer #ifihadglass contest, which invited people to submit their applications of Google's high-tech specs if they were among the first chosen to have access. Kicked off a month …