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David Bowie breaks Vevo music video record

Views increased 5,198 percent compared to the previous seven days<p>After news of David Bowie's death was announced earlier this week, fans flocked to various sites and services to listen to his music and pay tribute. On Vevo, they even set a new record. The music video provider says that Bowie's back …

President Obama Preparing To Take Executive Action On Guns

President Obama is preparing to take executive action on guns soon, after being rebuffed by Congress in his effort to crack down on gun violence.<p>Gun control advocates say the move could come as early as next week.<p>"The president has made clear he's not satisfied with where we are and expects that …

Guns

UK husband and wife imprisoned for planning London bombing

LONDON (AP) — A husband and wife convicted for conspiring to bomb civilian targets in London have been given hefty prison sentences.<p>Mohammed Rehman, …

Extremism

The Fashion Police Are Back and Sassier Than Ever—See Kathy Griffin Stun in the Show's First Return Promo!

| Mon., Dec. 29, 2014 5:47 PM<p>It's almost 2015, and that means <i>Fashion Police</i> is close to returning!<p>On January 12, <b>Giuliana Rancic</b> and <b>Kelly Osbourne</b> …

Why You Should Be Extremely Excited About the Return of Blue Cocktails

Blue curaçao. Those two innocent words can quickly conjure visions of sickly sweet, electric-blue fish bowls and poorly made tiki drinks of past decades.<p>But that misunderstood mixer serves an important purpose, though it often requires a seasoned hand to prove. Over the past handful of years, blue …

Wine & Spirits

4 Secret Butcher's Cuts to Try

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: We're letting you in on the secret cuts that butchers have been</i> …

BBQ

Juice Cleansing for Men: A Guide

<b>We know the perception</b> of the Esquire staff is steak-gobbling he-men, but if you look in our fridge, you will see bottles and growlers of low-calorie, vitamin-rich juice. It's true: Esquire cleanses. Openly.<p>LizzyJaysJuice founder Casey Sabol claims juicing's ease of digestion allows maximum vitamin …

Are Cocktail Straws Meant For Stirring Or Sipping? A Bartender Sets Us Straight

It's an all-too-common scene. You order a cocktail at the bar. The bartender places it in front of you. And when you're just about ready to take that long-awaited sip, you're stopped by tiny straws in your drink -- staring you down like the barrel of a very skinny shot gun, taunting you. Sip or …

13 Dangerous Household Items You Should Quit Using Immediately

Common items in your home that are putting you at risk.<p>There are many unknown dangers around our home, most of which we have no control over. In a world of "going green" it's hard to tell which products produce a threat to your health and which are simply natural alternatives. Here's a list of …

'Think Like a Man' tops 'Jersey Boys' with $30M

NEW YORK (AP) — The Las Vegas ensemble comedy "Think Like a Man Too" topped a slow weekend at the summer box office with $30 million, besting …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

7 Avocado Dishes You Should Definitely Eat While Watching the First US World Cup Match

Here, seven avocado dishes to makes for game time.<p>The United States will step onto the field tonight in its first World Cup match against Ghana. To …

Horizon: The Power of the Placebo, BBC Two, review

Benji Wilson reviews The Power of Placebo, the latest episode of BBC Two's science strand Horizon<p>I love placebos. I love the word, for starters – I’m rolling it round my mouth right now, like a shiny pill – and I love the idea. That humans are so dumb, or so ingenious, that they can dupe themselves …

The FDA Should Stop Blocking New Treatments From Patients

Hands off, government.<p>Cataracts, a clouding of the lenses in the eyes, affect some 20 million Americans over the age of 40. Doctors can implant synthetic lenses to fix them, but they have to estimate the right focal power before surgery, so many patients still need corrective lenses afterward. A …

Medical Technology

Our Special Valentine for Flipboard MagMakers

Inside Flipboard / February 14, 2014<p>It’s Valentine’s Day, and we’re feeling the love for our community of Flipboard MagMakers.<p>To express our …

Crab Chowder

Remember the crab boil from Tuesday? Well, if you’re anything like me, you probably prepared more crabs than any sane person could eat. I love making …

Recipes

SOPHIA CRAWFORD workout and commentary

Why 'Assassin's Creed' Style 'Eagle Vision' Is Terrible Game Design And Needs To Stop

In <i>Assassin’s Creed</i> games you can enter a super-sensory mode known as “Eagle Vision.” The primary reason for this mode is to tag enemies, items, or reveal hiding spots—a useful sixth sense.<p>In the recent <i>Tomb Raider</i> reboot there’s something called “Survival Instincts.” It allows you to highlight …

There is no one Twitter experience — there is only your Twitter experience

As any social platform expands and reaches the online equivalent of middle age, there are often criticisms of what that growth requires and cries of …

Tim Cook talks Apple secrecy on Mac's 30th anniversary

Why all the secrecy, Apple? Because you, Jane and John Q. Public, love surprises.<p>That's the essence of the response by Apple CEO Tim Cook to questioning from a curious ABC News reporter.<p>Cook recently sat down for an interview with ABC's David Muir for a segment that airs Friday evening on "World …

New Pew Poll Finds That E-Books Are Booming but Print Holds Its Own

A new Pew study finds that readers are embracing e-books on a variety of devices but that print is holding its own.<p>Traditionally (strange word to use …

Go ahead and share your HBO Go account, HBO doesn't mind

Go ahead, ask your roommate for their sibling's HBO Go password — as it turns out, HBO really doesn't mind. "It presents the brand to more and more people and gives them an opportunity, hopefully, to become addicted to it," HBO CEO Richard Plepler tells <i>BuzzFeed</i>. Plepler says that HBO is well aware …

An Inside Explanation Of Why Third Parties Have Left The Wii U

While it’s Saturday, and there isn’t much news in the video game world, I absolutely must point you to a fantastic read over at Eurogamer. Their piece, “The Secret Developers: Wii U – The Inside Story,” is written by an unnamed dev who worked on an early 3rd party Wii U title, and who has now spent …

$200, Feb 1st: Details On The New LEGO Simpsons Set

Remember the leaked pics of the new LEGO Simpsons set? Well here are the actual details. Per official press release and not the bullshit my cat made …

Audi Feature Tells You When Traffic Lights Will Turn Green

On display at the recent Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Audi is currently testing its new Smart City Traffic Light Assistance, a system that …

Aereo case to be taken up by the Supreme Court

Last year, the country's largest broadcasters petitioned the Supreme Court to rule on Aereo, a service that streams broadcast TV over the internet using thousands of mini-antennas. Now, the Supreme Court is saying that it will hear an appeal from networks including Walt Disney, Fox, ABC, NBC …