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How to Get Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable (According to a Green Beret)

7 steps to acclimate yourself to extreme situations so you can excel at every level.<p>I've been an entrepreneur for seven years. Midway through the fourth year, things were coming to a head. I wasn't getting enough sleep. I wasn't exercising, and I wasn't keeping my mind clear with meditation.<p>In the …

Self-help

Our double lives: Dark realities behind ‘perfect’ online profiles

The contrast between her life and death could not be more stark: The beautiful, successful blond doctor, a married mother of three, found lying in …

Japan's Erica android isn't as creepy as other talking robots

Osaka University professor Hiroshi Ishiguro, who has delivered creepily real androids in past years, is back with a new hyper-realistic robot called …

Comic Con Reaction! New Suicide Squad trailer!

So San Diego Comic Con was a bit of alright. New <b>Star Wars</b> footage… <b>Deadpool</b>, <b>Batman v Superman</b> and <b>Suicide Squad</b> trailers… it was, pretty much, ALL OF …

Movies

Symbols of the Confederacy: A Southerner's Revelatory Moments

I was born and raised in Columbia, South Carolina, where the Confederate flag was celebrated as the symbol of the South. In school, we were taught about the Civil War and yet it seemed removed. In my young mind, I understood that slavery was bad, but I also was living in a world where slavery was …

Woman Hears A Knock At The Door When She Opens It A Man Asks Her This

​Where Have All the Good Bad Guys Gone on ‘Game of Thrones’?

Since the death of Joffrey, the show has been left without a truly great villain. Sure, there are still plenty of evildoers on <i>Game of Thrones</i>, but they're either incompetent or boring.<p><i>Warning: spoilers about the fifth season abound.</i><p>As Stannis Baratheon watched his daughter go up in flames …

5 Protein Mistakes You've Been Making

Fix them ASAP to get stronger and lose more lbs.<p>Protein is the key to a fitter, leaner, stronger you—but that’s only if you are eating it right. Unfortunately, most women aren’t. We chatted with nutritionist Rania Batayneh, M.P.H., owner of Essential Nutrition For You nutrition consulting firm, …

The top 1pc are not the super-rich, they are companies – so why would you want to punish them?

It would be far better to work out what makes these businesses so successful, and how we might create more like them.<p>Oligarchs swanking around town in their Bentleys. Footballers building massive mansions in Cheshire. Hedge fund managers digging swimming pools in their Notting Hill basements. FTSE …

19 Ways To Unlock The True Power Of Dropbox

The blue box is hiding some mad tricks. Think Dropbox is just good for backups? Think again.<p>☁️ ☁️ ☁️ ☁️ ☁️ ☁️<p>Dropbox is one of the most popular cloud storage platforms on the web. It has a simple interface and syncs well across devices, which is probably why it's a crowd favorite.<p>But if you're only …

How to Make the Best Damn Burger on Your Backyard Grill

Anyone can grill burgers. Here's how to grill really, really good ones.<p>When the weather heats up and the backyard barbecues begin anew, there's one thing we crave: a big, juicy burger. Luckily, <i>Bon Appétit</i> editor-in-chief Adam Rapoport is here to walk us through the process for grilling up the …

Timeless Wise Words From The Soapbox

You say the name <b>Stan Lee</b> and most people think about larger-than life character that cameos in most <b>Marvel</b> movies. Others think about the debate about …

Neill Blomkamp admits that he "f**ked it up" with Elysium

After a debut film like <b>District 9</b>, Neill Blomkamp was likely under a lot of pressure to make a decent follow up. Unfortunately, <b>Elysium</b> was a miss, …

Developer curses at man on subway, meets him again in job interview

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>The London subway isn't the most elegant of places.<p>It reeks of malodor. It's dripping with secondary moisture. And then there's the difficulty of shoving far too many people into a confined space and hoping …

I was watching in the stands when Eric Cantona did his kung-fu kick

Twenty years ago Eric Cantona was my sporting idol and he still is, in no small part because of his actions at Selhurst Park that night<p>It is still the most remarkable moment I’ve witnessed in a quarter of a century watching football matches. Two decades later, there has still not been a sporting …

Chip [@OfficialChip] x Chiraq - Fright Night Freestyle

Who's interviewing who?! Richard Ayoade speaks to Krishnan Guru-Murthy

To Find "The Next Denzel," Hollywood Needs 'No Good Deed' Alongside '12 Years A Slave'

<i>No Good Deed</i>, the woman-in-jeopardy/home invasion thriller starring Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson, may be a terrible movie. Opening this Friday, it had all of its pre-release press screenings summarily cancelled on short notice under the guise of preserving a plot twist of some kind, despite the …

The Joker - Comics History 101

Lemon drizzle scones

We've combined two of your favourite baking recipes to create one tea party treat - zingy lemon drizzle cake and traditional English scones<p>Ingredients<p>…

Dessert

9-Year-Old South African Boy Marries Elderly Woman

It's not legal, it's not sexual, but it is still disturbing.<p>A woman in her 60s, who is a mother of five, renewed her marriage vows with a 9-year-old boy in a wedding ceremony in South Africa earlier this month.<p>Helen Shabangu wed Sanele Masilela in a second ceremony in as many years on July 12 in …

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

5 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." …

Self-improvement

A guideline to beast mode.

'Super-Earth' is closest planet yet that could support life

Thanks to a wobble in its host star, researchers from UNSW have spotted a planet only 16 light-years away that could harbor life (shown in an artist's conception, above). However, being there would bear little resemblance to living on Earth. It's at least five times as massive, for starters, and is …

Bicep Brutality with Luke Hawx and Big Rob Did It!

UNLEASH THE BEAST - CT FLETCHER TURNT UP

BUILD MUSCLE BURN FAT - "Words of Wisdom" from the MASSter CT Fletcher