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This Teacher Is Going To Have An Interesting School Year With This Kid

What are the weirdest things flight attendants have seen in their line of duty?

Julien Durand<br>Sex related• A guy asking me if he could masturbate even though the seat belt sign was on;<br>• A guy browsing his porn magazine with a kid on …

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School dress codes 'demeaning' to both sexes

Spaghetti straps. Ultra-short skirts. Excessive cleavage. Midriff-baring tops. Shorts with a hem shorter than where a person's fingertips graze when …

Why Miley Cyrus Is Passionate About LGBT Rights

When Miley Cyrus discussed the fluidity of her sexuality earlier this week, some were shocked.<p>In an interview with the Associated Press, she revealed …

LGBTQI

The Best Dressed Couples at the 2015 Met Gala

Going stag has its appeal, but there’s nothing quite like attending a major function with your better half. Someone to lean on, someone to chat to, someone to get you drinks . . . the boons are endless! And when the person in question also happens to complement your outfit, well, that’s a whole …

UK Election Final Campaign Day

England

Watch the Transformation of NYC's Skyline Unfold in an Elevator to the Top of the World Trade Center

Visitors to the One World Trade Center can now watch the evolution of New York City unfold before their eyes. The elevators to the observatory at the top of the building show an animated timelapse depicting the development of the city's skyline from the 1500s to today, as is seen in this video by …

World Trade Center

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Meet Andreja Pejic, Vogue’s First Transgender Feature Model

2015 may only be a few months in, but it’s already shaping up to be a huge one for firsts in the world of modeling, likely changing the (once seemingly cookie cutter) industry as we know it forever. We’ve seen more fashion companies featuring the women in their offices vs famous faces. The first …

The Woman Who Woke Up in the Future

Naomi Jacobs went to bed a 32-year-old woman and woke up believing she was a teenager again. After temporarily losing 17 years of memories from a rare form of amnesia, Jacobs wrote a memoir about piecing her life back together.<p>Naomi Jacobs was a 32-year-old single mother living in Manchester, …

Mind

7 Things A Young Professional Should Never Do on Social Media

In the age of personal branding, the line between what is and what isn't acceptable to post on your handles often gets blurry. Building up your own brand and elevating your career is now easier than ever with tools like LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, to name a few—if you use them right. …

Turning Dreams Jobs Into Reality: Creative Director, Garance Doré

<i>Everyone has a "dream job" lying dormant in their hearts. Unfortunately, it's usually plagued by one negative thought: that it can't become a reality. But many people have turned their dreams into daily realities. How did they get there? What inspires them? Surely they took all the right steps at</i> …

Jamaican Photographer Captures the Beauty and Innocence of Childhood

Adrian McDonald is a wedding photographer by trade who is used to capturing important moments in a couple's life. Recently, however, he's gotten new-found fame for his beautifully innocent photos of his neighborhood children. While in one photo a young boy looks completely caught in the moment …

Photography

Rihanna Slams Indiana's Anti-Gay Law in Front of Thousands of Fans

RiRi is having none of it, OK?<p>Rihanna is not afraid to speak her mind about anything, especially Indiana's controversial new law which many believe is anti-gay.<p>Rihanna lashed out at lawmakers behind the bill during a concert in Indianapolis. "Who's feeling these new bullshit laws they're trying to …

You’ve NEVER Seen Peeps like These Before

Since 2007, The Washington Post has been hosting a little event called the Peeps Show — get your head out of the gutter, peep-le! We’re talking candy here. The rules are simple: Be creative and make a diorama using Peeps. With everything from pop culture references to historical depictions, these …

Why We Act Irrationally: What Drives Our Senseless Habits

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>It was 1977 and, although nobody knew it at the time, psychologist Ellen …

Self-improvement

29 Ingenious Ways To Save Money On Your Prom

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Weddings

A Homeless Man Read His Only Book Over And Over, So A Compassionate Stranger Gave Him A Kindle

A homeless man is pursuing his love of reading thanks to a good Samaritan.<p>Last week, a San Diego man, who wishes to remain anonymous, was on a business trip in Las Vegas when he frequently passed a homeless man named Paul on the street. The man noticed that Paul had been reading an old, worn book …

X-Rays Reveal Snippets From Papyrus Scrolls That Survived Mount Vesuvius

Buried by a volcano, the scorched papyri may yet yield their secrets.<p>The charred scrolls of ancient Herculaneum may yet yield their secrets, suggests an x-ray analysis released Tuesday of one previously impenetrable roll of papyrus.<p>The volcanic Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 A.D., destroying the …

An Ode To Lady Gaga's Dog Asia

To celebrate the french bulldog's first magazine cover, we rounded up Asia's chicest photos on Gaga's Instagram, from dressing up in Alexander McQueen to flying on a private jet.<p>Deemed "the most famous dog on the internet" by Karl Lagerfeld himself, Lady Gaga's stylish pup Asia has become fashion's …

The App I Used to Break Into My Neighbor’s Home

When I broke into my neighbor’s home earlier this week, I didn’t use any cat burglar skills. I don’t know how to pick locks. I’m not even sure how to …

Move over Anna Wintour: artist Scott King imagines his own American Vogue

Ostensibly a “year in the life” of the magazine, King designed 12 covers to reflect his own take on the fashion industry<p>• Read more on this story

People with high IQs really DO see the world differently: Researchers find they process sensory information differently

• Experts found that a high IQ brain was better able to block out larger or more irrelevant images when focussing on a small moving object<br>• But …

The Brain

This Model Gets YouTube Buzzwords Tattooed On His Face

Photo: Via @vinlos23.<p>Lots of models have tattoos these days. We dig it. When your face is your moneymaker, though, you'd think it would be a no-go …

A Positive Example of the Internet Comforting a Grieving Stranger

A bereaved parent turned to Reddit for comfort. Reddit, in return, proved that online condolences can be more substantial than just "likes."<p>Yesterday a parent posted this photo (right) on Reddit with a request:<p>"My daughter recently passed away after a long battle in the children's hospital. Since …

Fei Fei Sun Swears by Vitamin C and Red Lips

Chinese model Fei Fei Sun took on the normcore trend for <i>W</i>’s August 2014 story “Banal Plus,” but her beauty regimen is far from run-of-the-mill. Here, the 25-year-old model fills us in on her routine.<p><b>Your look:</b><br>Natural skin and with a little bit of mascara.<p><b>Beauty from the inside out:</b><br>I drink …

How One Photographer Trolled the Nazis With ‘Ideal Aryan Child’ Who Was Jewish

At the young age of six-months-old, Hessy Taft became the poster-child for the Nazis. Chosen as the image most resembling the ideal Aryan baby, the …