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12 Reasons twenty one pilots Are Taking Over The World — Kerrang!

Not only are they completely captivating <i>on</i>stage (more on that later), twenty one pilots are hilariously good fun off it, too. A quick search on …

Twenty One Pilots

Kurt Russell Laughs Off Rumors He and Goldie Hawn Are Getting Married

Is marriage on the cards for Kurt Russell?<p>After longtime partner Goldie Hawn was seen flashing a ring on <i>that</i> finger, the rumor mill came in strong. …

Associated Press News

7 Political Dates To Watch In 2014

With November midterm elections looming, 2014 promises much more political catnip than 2013.<p>It's a year with a full roster of House, Senate and gubernatorial races, but 2014 is also likely to prove to be another critical period for the Affordable Care Act as an important deadline comes early and …

Zac Efron Is Still Really, Really Good Looking Despite Broken Jaw

Zac Efron's face is OK!<p>A little over a month ago, the closest thing we have to a national treasure slipped in a puddle and broke his jaw, so badly that it had to be wired shut. Eventually, it was revealed that he was actually partying (and not puddling), but that's really not the point. The …

Skyrocketing rents hit 'crisis' levels

Since the housing crisis began in 2008, approximately 4.6 million homes were lost to foreclosure, according to CoreLogic. The vast majority of those homeowners became renters. Even as housing recovered, credit tightened, pushing even more potential buyers out of homeownership and into rentals, both …

Housing

Noam Chomsky: America hates its poor

Linguist and philosopher Noam Chomsky on our country’s brutal class war — and why it’s ultimately so one-sided<p><i>This is an excerpt from the just released second edition of Noam Chomsky’s</i> "Occupy: Class War, Rebellion and Solidarity," <i>edited by Greg Ruggiero and published by</i> <i>Zuccotti Park Press.</i><p><b>An</b> …

Gospel of selfishness pervades American Christianity

The philosophers of greed now use Christianity as their cover story<p>Anyone who has worked in the restaurant business will be happy to tell you that waiters always fight each other to avoid working Sunday lunch shift. Not because they want to sleep in, but because it’s a widespread belief that the …

Fizzy drinks can change your brain, warn scientists

Research on rats indicates that protein levels in the brain can be altered by consuming too many sugary soft drinks<p>Fans of fizzy pop have been urged to think before they drink after research suggested sugary beverages could “profoundly” change the brain.<p>Drinking a sweet drink over a long period can …

You Can Blame the Economy for President Obama's Unpopularity

Forget more "credibility" or "competence." The only thing that can save Barack Obama's approval ratings is a stronger economy, and right now, that's …

What Recruiters Look At During The 6 Seconds They Spend On Your Resume

Although we may never know why we didn't get chosen for a job interview, a recent study is shedding some light on recruiters' decision-making behavior. According to TheLadders research, recruiters spend an average of "six seconds before they make the initial 'fit or no fit' decision" on …

Employment

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

“I’m just not a math person.”<p>We hear it all the time. And we’ve had enough. Because we believe that the idea of “math people” is the most self-destructive idea in America today. The truth is, you probably <i>are</i> a math person, and by thinking otherwise, you are possibly hamstringing your own career. …

Mathematics

Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex?

What happens to a country when its young people stop having sex? Japan is finding out… Abigail Haworth investigates<p>Ai Aoyama is a sex and relationship counsellor who works out of her narrow three-storey home on a Tokyo back street. Her first name means "love" in Japanese, and is a keepsake from her …

A Home Depot Marriage Proposal, Joking Bad & More Viral Videos

From Joking Bad to an all-out Home Depot marriage proposal, WATCH our countdown of the best and buzziest.<p><b>10. A National Treasure</b><p>Never has eight …

George Orwell’s Letter On Why He Wrote ‘1984’

In 1944, three years before writing and five years before publishing 1984, George Orwell penned a letter detailing the thesis of his great novel. The …

The World's Last Telegram Ever Will Be Sent From India

It's one of about 5,000 such missives still being sent every day by telegram - a format favored for its "sense of urgency and authenticity," explains a BSNL official.<p>But the days of such communication are numbered: The world's last telegram message will be sent somewhere in India on July 14.<p>That …

India

What Is This 'Candy Crush' Game and Is It About to Go the Way of Zynga?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>"Maker of 'Candy Crush Saga' Plans IPO," reports the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> today, which very possibly …

Grasping for a Vine: Video for Instagram Will Be Sole Reveal at Facebook Event Thursday

Instagram plans to release a video product this Thursday at a press event at Facebook’s headquarters, according to multiple sources familiar with the …

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