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How far behind is America in paid time off compared to the rest of the world?

Compared to the amount of paid time off afforded to workers in other countries, American employees are woefully undercompensated.<p>In fact, the U.S. is the only advanced economy that doesn't guarantee its workers any paid vacation time. And as a result, a quarter of the country's private-sector …

32 Facts That Prove "Friends" Could Have Been Way, Way Different

From drastic changes to the characters' personalities to deleted scenes and rejected storylines, things really could have been very different.

A Local in Greece Gave Me a Tip for Visiting the Country, and It's the Opposite of Everything You've Been Told

Use this tip on your next trip.<p>Traveling to Greece during the peak summer months can feel both like a dream and a nightmare.<p>The islands are warm, …

European Travel

This account shows everyone is living the same life on Instagram

When scrolling through your Instagram feed, do you ever feel like you’re getting déjà vu? This is probably because people seem to be living the same life on Instagram.<p>Whether it’s a perfectly shot piece of avocado toast alongside an artistic looking latte or a breathtaking image of someone jumping …

Social Media

This Math Problem Will Make You Lose Your Mind

Math, even in its simplest form, can confuse the hell out of anyone, which is why this math problem is driving people crazy.<p>The question, posed by popular YouTube account MindYourDecisions, was originally posted on Aug. 31, 2016 but is making the rounds across the internet again. Why? People keep …

Mathematics

23 Travel Tech Essentials That Will Upgrade Every Part of Your Trip

This year's coolest travel gadgets make it easier to communicate, navigate, connect, and relax when you're on the road.<p>If we asked you to tell us …

Gear & Gadgets

How to stop nagging your child to practise their musical instrument

It’s 4pm on a Thursday, and your child is on the couch with the iPad. You need to leave for the weekly music lesson in half an hour. You can see dust …

Flute

New Alexa skill penned by SNL writers could help deter burglars

<b>In brief:</b> There are plenty of traditional ways to discourage would-be burglars from breaking into your home: dogs, leaving on the TV and lights, …

Smart Homes

The Equation That Will Make You Better at Everything

As an athlete, if you want to improve something—your 100-meter time, say, or your deadlift PR—you’ve got to apply a challenge, some sort of “stressor,” and then follow it with a period of rest and recovery. Too much stress without enough rest and you get injury, illness, and burnout. Not enough …

San Antonio

These Are the 6 Best Cities for Biking in the US

For many kids, learning to ride a bike is a favorite childhood memory. You might even remember exactly what your first bike looked like. But as the …

Bike Lanes

25 New Dance Songs That Your Wedding Guests Won't Be Able to Resist

It's not always easy to get your wedding guests on the dance floor. That's why we've put together a playlist that even your guests with two left feet won't be able to resist. Whether your friends and family are fans of EDM, pop, or country, this year's hottest dance songs offer something for …

Why banning plastic straws upsets people with disabilities

<b>(CNN) —</b> Daniel Gilbert uses plastic straws to drink his coffee in the morning. For much of his life, the 25-year-old has carried them with him everywhere. He's had to, because all plastic straws aren't the same.<p>Gilbert needs them to be the right length, and they have to be able to handle hot …

Disability

FIFA Cracks Down on ‘Hot Female Fan’ Shots During World Cup

Soccer is finally kicking sexism to the curb—or at least it’s trying to.<p>According to <i>The Irish Examiner</i>, the anti-discrimination group Fare Network …

David Schwimmer: An Unjust History of the Emmys Ignoring the Man Behind ‘Friends’ Most Disliked Character

Or, Why Great Acting Can't Always Overcome the Perception of a Character, as discussed in a very special edition of the Very Good TV Podcast.<p>If you …

11 mistakes you’re making when trying to get over a breakup

Whether the end of your relationship involved a dramatic blowout or was more of a "conscious uncoupling," there's no denying that breaking up is hard.<p>There are plenty of obvious ways to avoid rubbing salt in your wounded heart, e.g. don't drunk-dial your ex, stop sleeping in their t-shirt, and back …

Map: Beat the Crowds in the National Parks

It's no secret that visitation is way, way up at America’s iconic national parks. If you’ve recently tried to get a Yosemite Valley parking spot in …

Outrage at photos of American woman posing with giraffe she shot dead in South Africa

Images of an American hunter posing with the body of a black giraffe she killed in South Africa have triggered an online backlash after going viral on social media.<p>Thousands of Twitter users expressed outrage at Tess Thompson Talley, 37, for killing the giraffe on a hunting trip last …

Remember The Girl On The Right? Someone Found More Pics Of Her, And They’re ‘Shocking’

Memes come and go, but it looks like the “distracted boyfriend” is here to stay. After all, it has already been a year since it went viral. In terms …

Filipinos Online Are Sharing How Moved They Were By Anthony Bourdain And I'm Truly Emotional

"Bourdain shared his experiences as if they were my own."<p>Bourdain, or Tito Tony as avid Filipino fans would call him, visited the Philippines thrice. He filmed in the country for <i>No Reservations</i> in 2009 and <i>Parts Unknown</i> in 2016. In his last visit, Tito Tony made an appearance at the World Street …

World's highest glass bridge to open world's highest bungee jump

<b>(CNN) —</b> For those who have successfully overcome their fears and walked the world's highest glass-bottom bridge in China , it's time to take things up a notch -- and bungee off it.<p>A new 260-meter-high (853 feet) bungee-jump platform will be added to the Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Glass Bridge in …

8 great movies you can watch on Netflix this weekend

It's a new month, and that means new releases on Netflix.<p>To make your decisions on what to watch a lot faster, we look through Netflix's selection each week and pick several movies you should watch.<p>We select a few that have come on the service recently and mix in a couple available movies you might …

Entertainment

The most underrated tourist stops in every state

Straying off the beaten path provides a unique travel experience you can’t get by following an itinerary. Whether your favorite travel destinations consist of a beach, the mountains or the most beautiful city in the world, looking beyond the obvious tourist attractions gets you up close and …

Travel

A Guide to Biarritz, a Scenic Surfer’s Paradise

Few resort towns have as glittering a history as Biarritz. Less than 20 miles north of the Spanish border on France’s sweeping Atlantic coast, the once quaint fishing village became a haven for the 19th-century elite when Napoleon III and his wife, Eugénie de Montijo, chose a sandy bluff …

17 travel gadgets to make your vacation better than ever

Planning your summer vacation? These essential travel gadgets should make your trip less stressful and more fun.<p>The easiest way to save on flights is …

Filipino goalkeeper becomes first Southeast Asian player in English Premier League

FILIPPINO-British goalkeeper Neil Etheridge is set to make history as English Premier League’s first Southeast Asian player after securing promotion …

How To Make A Sex Playlist That Isn't Corny As Hell, According To DJs

There's an art to a solid sex playlist. 🔥<p>When you get that feeling and need sexual healing, do you (a) go rogue and let the “shuffle” feature call the shots or (b) queue up your tried-and-true sex playlist?<p>If you’re in the former group, Godspeed; may the shuffle powers that be stay clear of Eric …

Music

21 Hilariously Relatable Before & After Illustrations By Spanish Artist Nacho Diaz

Nacho Diaz is a Spain-based artist whose work will never fail to make you smile. There is nobody else that sees the world the way Diaz does - from …

You can now travel to a massive inflatable unicorn island because giant pool floats weren't enough

Just when we thought we'd reached peak unicorn-dom, 2018 decided to one-up itself with a massive inflatable unicorn island.<p>OK, technically there aren't any horned mythical rainbow horses prancing around their native land (yet). But there <i>is</i> a 40,000-square-foot floating playground in the Philippines …

Travel

My 14-Year-Old Daughter Watched Porn And It Changed Our Lives In Ways I Never Imagined

One fateful night in November 2014 my then-14-year-old daughter woke up my husband and me at 2 a.m.<p>Crying and visibly distraught, she whispered, “Mom, I have to tell you something.”<p>Those dreaded words are guaranteed to jolt even the deepest sleeper into full-alert mode. Immediately my mom brain …

Parenting

100 Jokes And Memes About Millennials That Will Have You Laughing And Crying For Hours

You'll never own a home if you keep buying all that avocado toast.