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5 Amazing Ab Exercises You've Never Tried

Stop the crunches and start these (way more effective) moves instead.<p>Beach season may come and go, but a strong core is always in style. The thing is, you won't get an awesome set of abs by doing basic crunches. (And basic sit-ups won't get you there, either.)<p>Changing up your routine, though, can …

Workouts

Lena Headey Lets Cersei Take Over This 'Game of Thrones' Interview

Who doesn’t love a great Cersei Lannister zinger? On “Game of Thrones” she is the queen, sister, lover (YUCK) who can cut you down with words faster …

TV Series

Happy Tears: Formerly Blind Dog Sees His Family

Watch as Duffy gets to see his family again after losing his sight. From Duffy’s family:<p><i>This is my Irish Terrier Duffy. He’s a rescue dog and he’s</i> …

Pets

Mindy Kaling's Harvard Law Commencement Speech Is Hilarious & Inspiring

Mindy Kaling was invited to <i>speak</i> at Harvard Law’s commencement ceremony. Sadly, she will not be Mindy Kaling Esq.<p>Listen to Mindy kids, she is the …

Harvard Law School

The Only Workout Moves You Need

"Exercise is the best medicine for weight loss," says Dr. Freedhoff. Twice a week do 40 minutes of cardio like running or swimming. On two other days, try a fun activity like...

Chelsea Handler Reads Piers Morgan On Live TV

Yes, this is read. Piers got handled by Handler (high five!).<p>She was right, as a guest it is his <b>job</b> be be interested. Very few people go into work …

Chelsea Handler

The One Video You Must Watch Today: Seth Rogen's Heartbreaking Testimony About Alzheimer's

Alzheimer's is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States; more than 5 million Americans are living with the disease. This is something of which Seth Rogen is all too aware—his mother-in-law, Adele, suffers from the disease. So he went before Congress in the hopes of inspiring more …

Jimmy Kimmel Cries (and I Cry) During This Segment on a Brave 7-Year-Old Battling Cancer

Yesterday, I got irritated with the new show <i>Mixology</i> for, among other things, identifying Don Draper/him smacking you across the mouth as "real man" behavior. But guess what: In the past 24 hours, we've gotten to see two inspiring examples of what actual real-man behavior looks like: first Seth …

Item of the Day: Bubi Bottle

Water bottles have always had the same general, sturdy shape, so I never considered how much easier life would be if that changed. I would’ve just …

Ben Affleck’s Left Eye Twitches Whenever You Say the Word Gigli

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon—like Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox, or Amy Poehler and Tina Fey—are one of those famous friendship duos that has been mythologized about as much as most Hollywood married couples. We (metaphorically) squeal with glee when we see their vacation pictures in magazines, …

The brands tackling cultural taboos head-on

From MTV and HIV to AFRIpads and menstruation, brands are addressing cultural taboos. But this shouldn't be done lightly<p>When the US music channel MTV launched in 1981, it did so with a bang. Its edgy and irreverent style immediately won it the ear of young adults. 1981 was notable for another …

Can you solve the first Guardian crossword?

21st December 2013 marks the centenary of the crossword puzzle; the Guardian has just added crosswords to its iPad edition; and much has been written about the passing of the paper's legendary setter Araucaria a few weeks ago.<p>All of this is a world away from the paper's first crossword, which was …

Simon Amstell: 'I want to find new types of suffering'

There is a brilliantly awkward moment on the US talkshow The View, clipped on YouTube, where Simon Amstell tries to charm Joy Behar, the unconvinced 70-something host, with a bit from his show Numb. Amstell is explaining how conversation with his mum is always secondary to the fact that "I came out …

Mason Jar Apple Pies

Gotta love classic fall flavors like savory squash and pumpkin spice. However, for me, nothing beats cinnamon apple—especially not a good apple pie. …

Baking

Watch The Snob's Dictionary | Crime Snob: Mindy Kaling’s Fascination with Serial Killers | Vanity Fair Video | CNE

Actress, writer, and producer Mindy Kaling explains her fascination with serial killers, why she should have consulted on <i>Dexter</i>, and what she’d say if she ever found a murderer in her closet.

Exercise: A New 28-Minute Workout From Jillian Michaels

Well, <i>here's</i> a good way to blast Halloween-candy-itis: Jillian Michaels' brand-new "Shred It With Weights Workout"—a free (!) boot-camp-style workout.<p>The exercises Jillian performs in the video use a kettlebell or a single dumbbell, with ways to make them extra difficult or a little bit …

Caution: Copy Olivia Wilde's Smoky Eyes Only If You Feel Like Fighting Boys Off With a Stick

Guys, is this the sexiest smoky eye basically ever? I'm kind of convinced that it is.<p>At yesterday's 2013 Global Citizen Festival in Central Park, Olivia Wilde said "meh" to the idea of typical daytime makeup and opted instead for this full-on smoky eye: black liquid liner swooped all around the …

Netanyahu warns west against Iranian president Rouhani's charm offensive

The Israeli prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, launched a sustained attack on the new Iranian president Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday, deriding his recent charm offensive with western leaders as a "ruse and a ploy" that was designed to fool the international community into dropping its guard against …

Connection: a short film starring Jude Law - video

<b>Chiwetel Ejiofor</b> on his short film, which focuses on how the wealth generated by a mineral mined in the Democratic Republic of the Congo remains out of reach of the country's people<p>Published: 11 Dec 2013<p>This short film written and directed by Chiwetel Ejiofor is a postcolonial parable about the …

Ripping Off Young America: The College-Loan Scandal

On May 31st, president Barack Obama strolled into the bright sunlight of the Rose Garden, covered from head to toe in the slime and ooze of the …

Lord’s and a Lady

Googlies? The Egg and Bacon Brigade? Howzat? For centuries, cricket has been England’s national pastime—and a complete mystery to Americans. As Britain and Australia compete in one of international sports’ most celebrated rivalries, the Ashes, a “boundary babe” weighs in.<p>Cricket is the …

Dry, flaky legs: what's the solution?

<b>Obviously, tights in this heat are ridiculous but no matter how much body moisturiser I put on, my legs are disgustingly dry and flaky. Any solutions other than "wear long skirts"?</b><p><i>Ella, by email</i><p>If there is a woman out there who doesn't have dry skin on their legs, I don't trust her. (I refuse to …

4 Innovative Ways to Tie a Chic Summer Sarong

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Get Super-Smooth Feet With This Weird At-Home Beauty Treatment I Made Over the Weekend

It's officially sandals season, which means it's time to get your feet in shape! In an effort to save money, I'm skipping the nail salon for at-home pedicures that involve my favorite OPI polish, a nail file and...Listerine!<p>That's right—your favorite mouthwash can double as foot soak that rids feet …

Happy Puppy Video Of The Day

Take a break and watch this puppy have a blast jumping into it bed!

Puppies