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Russell Brand Schools Bill Maher on Heroin, LSD, Marijuana: 'I'm Only Describing One Evening'

Now, the only drug the British comedic actor is interested in is “the drug of connection, of unity, of love”<p>Russell Brand stopped by “Real Time with …

Bill Maher

Top 10 Castles of Europe

Do you ever wonder what it would be like to live in a real-life fairytale? Ponder no more.<p>At least once in our lives we’ve twirled in a glittery dress and tiara, or tussled with fire-breathing dragons from a crenulated tower. Indoctrinated by bedtime stories of our youth, we’d close our eyes and …

An internet security expert says a cyber arms race has just begun

Mikko Hypponen, a cyber security expert told Business Insider: "I believe we are right now seeing the beginning of the next arms race. This time it’s going to be a cyber arms race.<p>"Cyber attacks are, well they are, effective, they are affordable, and they are deniable. That’s a great combination in …

Cybersecurity

A guide to the 10 funniest Icelandic idioms

1. Að pissa í skó sinn | Peeing in your shoe.<p>This idiom comes from an old Icelandic proverb. The whole thing goes: “<i>Það er skammgóður vermir að pissa</i> …

Extreme Sports

25 Shockingly Great-Looking Homes Made From Shipping Containers

See how these creatively recycled containers are turned into surprisingly attractive dwellings.<p>See how these creatively recycled containers are turned into surprisingly attractive dwellings.

Living Rooms

Porn Stars Describe The Weirdest Scenes They Ever Filmed, And They’re Pretty Weird

In the latest installment of Woodrocket.com‘s “Ask A Porn Star” series, which I got to watch Lee Roy Myers film during the AVNs, Allie Haze, Mickey Mod, Anikka Albrite, Monica Rise, Brian Street Team, April O Neil, Rain DeGray, Aubrey Snow, Claire Robbins, Jade Nite, and others describe the …

Candles

‘Calvin and Hobbes’: America’s Most Profound Comic Strip

The hilarity of ‘Calvin and Hobbes’ was rooted in a 6-year-old boy’s inability to control himself—or the world<p>In 1985, American newspaper readers met an appalling little boy. He taunted his mother (“Prepare for annihilation, pitiful Earth female”), tormented a classmate by telling her he had …

Comic Strips

Greece: shot on location

Greece’s ravishing coastlines, dramatic mountainscapes and classic small villages make the perfect backdrop not just for our mundane lives but also for the on-screen hijinks of many a Hollywood blockbuster. Here, we guide you through some of the top locations from famous movies shot in Greece. Pick …

European Travel

9 Things to Check For in a New House

These quick fixes will save you loads of future headaches. This article originally appeared on GoodHousekeeping.com.<p>A new house can be so exciting: The decorating possibilities! The organizational ideas! But before you start moving in your stuff and arranging your furniture, check off these must-do …

21 Problems You Can Solve With Baking Soda

Seriously, store a box of this stuff in every room of your house.<p>Sure, it's a pro at making chewy chocolate chip cookies, but baking soda's real claim-to-fame is its power to freshen and clean many spots in your home. It's a super-effective (but gentle) abrasive and is a great natural deodorizer, …

11 Bathroom DIYs That Take One Hour or Less

Have a spare hour and a boring bathroom? These 11 quick DIYs will fill the time—and your space.<p>Want to spruce up your bathroom, but don't have the time for elaborate projects (or budget for the renovation you've always dreamed of?) Don't worry. Tackling a DIY project may seem like a huge endeavor, …

14 Travel Predictions for 2014

<i>by Wendy Perrin</i><p>Coming up with the ten biggest changes in travel of 2013 got me contemplating what 2014 might have in store. Here are a few …

Newborn babies may be more developed than we think

My baby could not look more like a subject in a laboratory experiment. Wearing a soft white skullcap attached by long wires to an EEG machine measuring his brain activity, he is also surrounded by computer equipment and fussing researchers at University College London. "Hopefully you'll be …

Skepticblog

by Skeptic Webmaster on Sep 17 2014<p>The Skeptics Society has retired Skepticblog (while preserving all posts online at their original urls for future …

Motivational fitness mottos paired with images of alcoholism

I don’t know what genius came up with the idea of putting inspirational fitness slogans about “never quitting” over people who have consumed …

The 10 Most Killer Cover Songs of the Past Decade

Karen O channeling Robert Plant? Rad! We picked one essential cover from each of the last ten years<p>This century has been a golden age for cover …

Jack White

Photographic Tour of Italy

This year I had the pleasure of hosting my second annual photography tour with G Adventures. This year I lead a group of amateur photographers …

Top 10 Best Uses For Old Windows

When you replace a window in your home, there’s not much you can do with the old one other than just throw it out. Well, that’s what most people seem …

Top 10

The Beginner’s Guide to Glamping

Glamping is pretty much exactly what it sounds like. A portmanteau of "glamorous" and "camping," glamping brings the comfort of a hotel into the …

Steven Sinofsky Looks Back at Microsoft and Ahead to More Disruption

Steven Sinofsky has branched out since leaving Microsoft last year.<p>The former Windows head is teaching at Harvard, blogging and trying out lots of …