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Cabinet Refacing Made Easy: Simple Tips to Liven Up Your Kitchen

When it comes to wooden kitchen cabinets that have become faded, discolored, or scratched, beauty (and value) is in the eye of the beholder. While …

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How Good Are Your Headphones? This 150-Song Playlist, Featuring Steely Dan, Pink Floyd & More, Will Test Them Out

Back in the <i>Mad Men</i> heyday of high-end home stereo, audiophiles could buy records full of sound-but-not-exactly-music, specifically engineered to test …

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Here’s what happens to the brain after someone completes just one meditation session

There have been numerous studies detailing what happens to the brain in long-term meditators, but what exactly happens to people who meditate for the …

This Week’s Coming Attractions: Tom Cruise Is Kicking Butt In The First Trailer For ‘Jack Reacher: Never Go Back’

We already checked out the first trailer for Disney’s new reimagining of <i>Pete’s Dragon</i>, which stars Robert Redford, Bryce Dallas Howard, and the always cool Karl Urban, and we also took a look at Rob Zombie’s latest attempt to scare us with the trailer for <i>31</i>. It has definitely been a pretty decent …

Sideways author: 'I was ready to shoot myself – then I found pinot noir'

His riotous story of two buddies on a wine-and-women odyssey intoxicated the world. As Sideways hits the stage, Rex Pickett recalls how he went from debt-ridden divorcee to the toast of Hollywood<p>In 1998, my life was in the proverbial Dixie dumpster. I was living in Santa Monica in a rent-controlled …

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We Now Know An Important Detail About Rey’s Parents In ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

<b>WARNING: Don’t be a fool and read this without having seen The Force Awakens or any of the Star Wars films that preceded it. Your presence is quite perplexing.</b><p>During his very revealing chat with Chris Rock at Tribeca, J.J. Abrams hit on plenty of topics across his career. This includes the lens …

Joan Rivers on Humor and Loss

GROSS: What are some of the most painful things that have happened to you that you’ve ended up making jokes about on stage?<p>Ms. RIVERS: Oh, where do …

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Apple OS X 10.10 Yosemite: The Top 6 New Features

Apple walked audiences through Mac's newest operating system OS X Yosemite on Monday at its Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, and not …

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

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The Wolf of Wall Street Is Enraging Moviegoers, Thrilling Bankers, And Making Tons Of Cash

<i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> is doing great—it led the holiday box office with $10 million on Christmas Day!<p><i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> is doing terribly—it earned a C rating on CinemaScore, meaning audiences liked it less than everything else currently in theaters, including <i>Walking With Dinosaurs</i>.<p>Whatever …

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Christmas films: hobbits and fairies are festive fare at a screen near you

Christmas has always been a busy time for the movies; with much of the world off work or school, there are rich pickings to be had. In the US, box office takings for the holiday season last year was more than £1.59bn – approximately a quarter of its entire yearly revenue in the UK, the same period …

Cruz again huddles with his House GOP flock

Late last month, with just a few days remaining before the shutdown deadline, House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) still hoped to avoid the crisis. …

The Iceberg: A Story by Zelda Fitzgerald

<i>In 1918, Zelda Sayre, later Zelda Fitzgerald, won a prize for this story, which she published in the Sidney Lanier High School Literary Journal. She was seventeen or eighteen years old when she wrote it; she would soon meet F. Scott Fitzgerald, her escape hatch from the restrictive world of</i> …

The Wild, Brilliant “Wolf of Wall Street”

Anyone who needs “The Wolf of Wall Street” to explain that the stock-market fraud and personal irresponsibility it depicts are morally wrong is dead from the neck up; but anyone who can’t take vast pleasure in its depiction of delinquent behavior is dead from the neck down. Martin Scorsese’s new …

A Year of Controversial Products

We have arrived at that time of year when publications, including this one, come up with lists of the best things of the past twelve months: books, (http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/elements/2013/12/the-most-crucial-games-of-2013.html), music, and so on. Reading them can make you feel as if …

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The 10 best movies of 2013: Our critic's picks

Monitor critic Peter Rainer chooses the best 10 movies of the year. What films made his list?<p>View Caption<p>View Caption<p>View Caption<p>View Caption<p>View …

The Exhausting Emotional Violence of August: Osage County

The film adaptation of Tracy Letts's award-winning dysfunctional-family play largely skips the "comedy" part of "dark comedy."<p>Earlier this year, when the film adaptation of Tracy Letts’s dysfunctional-family stage drama <i>August: Osage County</i> premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, …

Play classic video games in style with OpenEmu for Mac

Like iTunes for classic games<p>The world has no shortage of video game emulators, but many can be painful to use — many reflect their hacker origins with equally hacky interfaces, and you'd need a vast collection of different emulators to properly relive your childhood. By contrast, OpenEmu is a …