Jane Rhee

87 Flips | 3 Magazines | 54 Likes | 102 Following | 73 Followers | @januarhee | South Korean/American. College student. Traveller & dreamer. Art enthusiast and always, movies over drama. Love chillin' in beaches & cafés with wonderful friends discussing about life/philosophy.

Marvel Cinematic Universe in chronological order – how to watch the entire MCU

Ten years ago there was no such thing as the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Just a not-very good Hulk movie. It wasn't until 2008 that Robert Downey Jr …

27 books that can change your life forever

Books can be incredibly powerful. They have the ability to suck us in, take us on adventures, and influence the way we think.<p>They can teach us, move …

Books

Best celebrity book clubs

<b>Emma Watson says her work with the UN helped inspire her to start a book club.Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images</b><p>These days, we look to our favorite celebrities for their input on so many things, from their favorite fast food orders to how they treat acne.<p>And ever since Oprah Winfrey ushered in the era of …

A Reading List for the Grieving

“Good Grief,” my Critic At Large piece in this week’s issue, examines the state of grief in American culture—from the latest psychiatric thinking on the subject to the possible ill-effect of declining mourning rituals in the United States. The piece was occasioned by my mother’s death, on Christmas …

Have You Noticed They're Always Reading on Friends? Yes, Even Joey

It seems like every few months, there’s a new aspect of <i>Friends</i> to discuss, like when we learned why all the walls were purple in Monica’s apartment. Or that we’ve been singing the wrong lyrics to the theme song this whole time. But one thing that hasn't been explored yet? All the books read in the …

'Friends' Production Designer John Shaffner Explains Why Monica's Apartment Had Purple Walls

When you think of the most iconic New York City apartments in TV history, you probably think of Carrie Bradshaw's shoe-stuffed space, any of the sprawling, multistory apartments in <i>Gossip Girl</i>, or Monica's spacious, rent-controlled two bedroom in <i>Friends.</i><p>The latter is perhaps best known for its …

Meet the man who created Apple's most iconic sounds — Sosumi, the camera click and the start-up chord

Apple users may notice that their computers and phones are filled with well-designed sounds that effortlessly blend into the experience — from the …

Books With Badass Female Protagonists: What's Your Go To Book?

I love a badass book, especially with a strong female protagonist. Some of my personal favorites include <i>Jane Eyre, Emma, Elizabeth, Salvage the Bones, and Harriet the Spy.</i> Here are a few more we can add to our lists via books recommended by readers across Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Like the …

A Complete Written History Of The Origins Of Gelly Roll Pens That Ruled The ‘90s

If you are a Person Of A Certain Age, odds are that an oddly specific office product loomed large in your childhood: Gelly Roll pens. We <i>had to have</i> …

What is your biggest regret? Here are people's devastatingly honest answers

When I posed this question on Twitter, the stories poured out and patterns emerged. Real regrets are about bad choices in love, learning and loss, being held back by fear – and self-blame<p>My 20-year-old son just moved into a fraternity house at his college in the US. Last month, I spent three days …

Positive Thinking

129 Of The Most Beautiful Shots In Movie History

A visual essay on spectacular cinematography.<p>H/T cinematicpaintings.com, this Reddit thread, and this other Reddit thread.

A former US Navy SEAL tweeted his solution to the North Korean crisis — and it just might work

When Jocko Willink‏, a former US Navy SEAL who is now an author and occasional Business Insider contributor, was asked on Twitter how he would handle the North Korean crisis, he gave an unexpected answer that one expert said just might work.<p>Willink's proposal didn't involve any covert special …

North Korea

Read These 13 Books and You'll Be a Better Person

Leo Tolstoy wrote that, “Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” Reading is an ethical pursuit, and a …

This Artist Is Turning “Flaws” Into Colorful Art To Promote Self-Love

The wit and wisdom of Winnie-the-Pooh

“A day without a friend is like a pot without a single drop of honey left inside.”<i><br>Winnie-the-Pooh</i><p>“Nobody can be uncheered with a balloon.”<i><br>Winnie-the-Pooh</i>

10 (More) Must-Read Books That Explain Modern China

China’s been a tough place to understand recently. Regressive politics, advanced weaponry unveilings, and, despite an economic slowdown, an economy …

Are You Too Stressed to Be Productive? Or Not Stressed Enough?

If you’re like me, you often ask yourself how you can get more work done in a day. How can you best boost your productivity? I always assumed that if I could just reduce any stress I was facing, my productivity would rise. But my intuition was, in fact, wrong. It’s true that stress can be a health …

27 books that can change your life forever, according to my coworkers

'The Woodlanders' by Thomas Hardy<p><i>"Hardy is better known for novels like 'Tess of the d'Ubervilles' and 'Far From the Madding Crowd,' but 'The</i> …

This Cannabis Infused Chocolate Shell Will Make Your Ice Cream Magical

For those looking to expand their horizons with canna-cooking adventures, always make sure there’s room for dessert. Case in point: we’re giving you …

11 books President Obama thinks everyone should read

Barack Obama is a major bookworm.<p>In his book "Dreams from My Father," he reflected on his lifelong love of literature: "When I wasn't working, the weekends would usually find me alone in an empty apartment, making do with the company of books."<p>Recently, the outgoing US president sat down with New …

Books

79 books Barack Obama recommended during his Presidency

Throughout his time in the White Office, President Barack Obama has recommended hundreds of books.<p>For the last two years, for instance, Obama has …

Books

50 books that were banned

It's a truth universally acknowledged that books are good for the soul. But for some, too much knowledge is a dangerous thing. What one person reads …

The 100 greatest novels of all time

<b>Our critics choose the best novels ever written, from Tolkien to Proust</b><p>100 <b>The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien (1954-55)</b><p>Hairy-toed hobbit Frodo leaves home to defend the world from dark forces by destroying a cursed ring, in Tolkien's epic trilogy. WH Auden thought this tale of fantastic creatures …

Literature

20 modern classic movies everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

There's never a bad time to dive back into the archives and watch some good movies.<p>And if you have some time on your hands, this might be a good time …

This Magical Harry Potter-Themed Wedding Will Make You Say 'Accio Husband' So Fast

Sure, everyone feels like their wedding day is the most — dare I say it — <i>magical</i> day of their lives. But one couple really upped the mystical …

Harry Potter

Why You Should Wake Up at 5 A.M. Every Day

Even if you're not an early riser, changing your routine could improve your productivity.<p>I used to wake up before dawn. My roommate and I would stumble down the streets of NYC at 5 in the morning and talk about anything and everything our brains could handle. (As for why we decided to wake up at …

Time Management

15 Humor Books That Are Capable Of Literally Making You Laugh Out Loud

From short stories and poetry, to comics and memoirs!

I Drank Butter Coffee For A Month And It Was More Magical Than I Expected

And also it wasn't gross.<p>• Brew 16 ounces of coffee (I used a French press and this dark roast)<p>• Add brewed coffee to blender<p>• Add 1 tablespoon Kerrygold unsalted butter<p>• Add 1 tablespoon MCT oil (this is a kind of oil found in coconuts and some other foods)<p>• Blend until the mixture is a beigeish …

23 Books Every Fan Of “House Of Cards” Should Read

A House of Cards reading list.<p>If you are like me — or seemingly half of America — you spent most of Valentine's Day weekend binge-watching the second season of <i>House of Cards</i>. Even President Obama is a fan of the show, publicly tweeting his anticipation of Season 2. This critically acclaimed series …

CROZ DIY Digital Camera

Created by the Taiwanese brand Paper Shoot and Macao’s Hyle Design, the CROZ DIY Digital Camera ditches everything that isn’t absolutely essential to …