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How To Tell If Your Body Is Bikini-Ready In One Chart

<i>There's a simple way to tell if you're ready to hit the beach...</i><p><i>Repeat after us: All you need to have a "bikini body" is a bikini and a body.</i>

Hooters Says Rape Joke On Its Facebook Page Wasn't Its Fault

On Saturday, a rape joke showed up on Hooters' official Facebook page. The restaurant chain said that it was the result of a hack, yet the photo isn't too far off from the kind of pictures the restaurant usually posts.<p>The 430-location restaurant, more famous for its scantily clad waitresses than …

Memorial Day Road Trip Travel Etiquette

Summer travel season is approaching, and many of us will take to the highways this Memorial Day. While family road trips can be a lot of fun, they also can lead to some unpleasant driving experiences. A U.S. driving survey from Safeco Insurance shows that four in five drivers are negatively …

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The Ugly Truth About Outlet Stores Will Break Your Heart

Over the years, plenty of things have "ruined my childhood." When I was 5, in an effort to get me to stop crying, my mom told me she flew to Warner Bros. studios to get me the last existing copy of the "Full House" finale. It wasn't until years later, when I was 13 and brought the story up to her …

Google Street View Snaps Photos Of Man Getting Handjob (NSFW PHOTOS)

The 15-lens cameras atop Google's Street View cars have recorded a host of "interesting" moments in the nearly six years they've been snapping photos of the world's streets: Paddington Bear, the naked Florida woman and, of course, "horse boy," to name just a few.<p>But the images of the woman and man …

Naked Couple Caught Having Sex Next To ATM (NSFW PHOTO)

Let's hope this ATM doesn't have a withdrawal fee.<p>This week, onlookers snapped NSFW photos of this couple having sex next to an ATM in Oviedo, Spain, according to the Sun.<p>"<b>THE IMAGE BELOW IS GRAPHIC. CLICK TO REVEAL IT</b>"<p>A large crowd gathered around and eventually, as Gawker explains, "the cops came …

WHO report: Alcohol kills 1 person every 10 seconds

It's a pretty staggering statistic, but according to the World Health Organization, it's true. One person dies every ten seconds due to alcohol.<p>BBC: "The World Health Organisation says alcohol abuse kills more than three million people every year and it's called on governments to do more to reduce …

Father Given Three Consecutive Life Sentences For Trafficking Drugs To Save Son

April Anderson and Cole Jackson's father was arrested almost 20 years ago for the intent to distribute half a pound of methamphetamine. The judge sentenced him to three consecutive life sentences, which his family told HuffPost Live's Ricky Camilleri is a yet another example of overreaching drug …

Weeds: The Complete Collection

AT&T and Verizon received government data requests every 60 seconds

ConsciousLifeNews<p>Recently, a University of Ottawa law professor reviewed a set of documents from the Canadian government showing that law enforcement agencies were asking their country’s telecom operators for subscriber information every 27 seconds.<p>Brian Fung at the Washington Post then looked back …

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#BUILTBYGIRLS - Challenging Girls To Build the World of Tomorrow

Bradley Cooper Gains 40 Pounds And A Beard For 'American Sniper' Role

Bradley Cooper has seriously buffed up for his new role in "American Sniper." He reportedly gained 40 pounds and grew a beard to star as Navy SEAL Chris Kyle in Clint Eastwood's new movie, based on a true story.<p>Cooper's co-star, Eric Close, talked to E! News about Cooper's transformation. "He put …

The Real Reason You're Circumcised Is Not What You Think (VIDEO)

Is it weird to be circumcised?<p>That's the question behind College Humor's recent video, which explores one of mankind's strangest traditions. If you're not Jewish or Muslim, you may be participating in this painful practice without even knowing why.<p>But what about un-circumcised penises? Aren't they …

EWG's Dirty Dozen Report Lists The Most Pesticide-Heavy Fruits And Veggies Of 2014

An apple a day usually keeps the doctor away -- unless it's ridden with pesticides.<p>For the 10th year in a row, nonprofit advocacy agency the Environmental Working Group (EWG) has released its list of the most pesticide-contaminated produce, and once again apples top the Dirty Dozen.<p>The Dirty Dozen, …

15 Instagram Accounts To Follow If You Want To Be Jealous Of Aussies

Life is better in Australia. It just is. And if you want to be reminded of that little fact on a daily basis, it's as easy as following these Instagram accounts.<p>Whether your planning a trip to Oz and need some inspiration, or just like look at stunning photos of some of Earth's most incredible …

The Happiest States In America Might Also Be The Prettiest

Last week, Gallup released the results of a poll asking Americans how they feel about living in their home states. The results left us with one thought -- a pretty state is a happy state.<p>You see, the states with the largest percentage of residents who believe their state is the "best or one of the …

Take A Trip To The Abu Dhabi and Dubai Without Ever Leaving Your Seat

BEYOND - Memoirs In A Time Lapse from Beno Saradzic on Vimeo.<p>If you haven't made it to the United Arab Emirates yet, there's no immediate need to fret. We're about to save you a lot of time and money because watching this <b>INCREDIBLE</b> time lapse video will show you every aspect of the UAE in just a …

Autopsy: Student died of stab wounds to neck, body

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A 16-year-old girl stabbed at her high school on the day of her junior prom died of wounds to her torso and neck, Connecticut's chief medical examiner said Sunday.<p>The medical examiner's office ruled that Maren Sanchez's death was a homicide.<p>A 16-year-old male classmate is …

Amazon targets Walmart and Costco with new ‘Prime Pantry’ box deliveries

Amazon launched a new Prime Pantry service today, letting customers in the lower 48 states order household products they might otherwise get from a …

Amazon reportedly looks to rival UPS with its own “last mile” shipping service

Amazon is investigating the possibility of using its own trucks to transport packages to users, according to a report today from the Wall Street …

How This Mother Kept Her Children Calm For 5 Hours During Deadly Kenya Mall Attack

People were dead and dying around them; and a mother caught in the chaos knew she had to keep her young children still and quiet if they wanted a chance to survive. So, even as gunshots rent the air, she began to sing. She soothed her children as they "played dead" for hours while hiding from the …

10 Money-Saving Things Everyone Should Know How to Do by 30

The big 3-0 has heft: Most 20-somethings fear it, 40-somethings miss it and 60-somethings realize that they're way wiser than they ever were back then.<p>We don't think you're defined by your age on a calendar, but this turning point in our adult lives sure seems to hold mystique; at the very least, …

9 Ways You May Be Sabotaging Your Love Life

You've done it! You've landed a date, then a second date --- then a third, fourth and fifth date! -- and suddenly, before you know it, you're one half of an actual, honest-to-goodness couple.<p>But then five or six months later, the thrill is gone, you're sick of each other, and you're parting ways …

Men And Women Have Very Different Views On Infidelity, And This Study Is Proof

Which type of cheating is worse, sexual or emotional? It depends who you're asking -- more specifically, what gender you're asking.<p>A new study published in the journal Evolutionary Psychology set out to determine how people feel about the two types of infidelity.<p>Researchers from Kansas State …

5 Things In Your Home That Are More Valuable Than You Think

The average family has about $10,000 worth of unused items in their home, says Cari Cucksey, host of HGTV's <i>Cash and Cari</i>. She and a few other experts reveal what to look out for.<p>By Candace Braun Davison<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>5 Items in Your Home That Are More Valuable Than You Think

Permission to Divorce

Is it too easy to get divorced? Huh? That was my reaction when I got a call from the producer of a radio show who wanted to know if I could discuss/debate that issue with a lawyer who co-chairs the Coalition for Divorce Reform, an organization whose mission is to make it harder to get divorced. …

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Why the New VH1 Anti-Bullying Ad Is Seriously Misguided

By now you have probably seen VH1's foray into the anti-bullying world. In the video, dubbed by the <i>Washington Post</i> as "<i>Glee</i>-like," school-aged nerds sing confidently about how they will get revenge on their tormenters by being their bosses, making them their "slaves" and "pets," abusing their …

This Is What Heartbreak Looks Like In The Digital Age

It's often difficult to articulate the real pain and anguish involved in heartbreak. But artist Victoria Siemer seems to do it better than most, with her series "Human Error." Overlaying intimate Polaroids with computerized error messages, she cleverly connects the futility of dwelling on a broken …

8 Ways to Really Travel Better

A recent survey found that Southwest Airlines had the best customer service in the airline industry and they deserve it. Want proof? Just call them to cancel a flight -- they'll do it without a charge. Now try the same with some of the other airlines and you could pay up to $300. Want more proof? …