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Summer 2018 Is the Summer of Sleaze

Here's how looking like a teenage weed dealer became a whole thing.<p>Justin Bieber is an internationally renowned pop star. He’s rich, he famous, and he’s recently engaged to model Hailey Baldwin. He is, by many measures, a successful adult human male. He also dresses like a teenager who’s about to …

Wiz Khalifa

Omarosa Manigault Newman reveals recording she made of Trump day after she was fired

Omarosa Manigault Newman, the former "Apprentice" contestant who became a White House aide, has provided an audio recording that she says is from 2017 and on which President Donald Trump expresses surprise that she'd been fired from his administration.<p>The tape, which was played exclusively Monday …

Donald Trump

The mystery of ‘Q’: How an anonymous conspiracy-monger launched a movement (if the person exists)

From somewhere in the vast and mysterious “deep state,” a dissident agent rises up to give the people cryptic clues about how their heroic president will push back the forces of evil and make America great again. The renegade informant is known only as “Q,” and if such a person actually exists, …

QAnon

The psychological effects of a heatwave

This has been a summer to remember, not least because of the unusual and prolonged spells of heat and sunshine. But aside from the physical changes of tanned skin or freckles, how does unusually hot weather affect us mentally?<p>VM Sharma and colleagues at AIMIL Geotechnical Consultancy in New Delhi …

Siblings

Harley-Davidson Is Still Screwed

Today Harley-Davidson announced a plan to ride back to relevance on the saddles of some new bike designs and new stores. I don’t think it’s enough. …

Motorcycles

The Equation That Will Make You Better at Everything

As an athlete, if you want to improve something—your 100-meter time, say, or your deadlift PR—you’ve got to apply a challenge, some sort of “stressor,” and then follow it with a period of rest and recovery. Too much stress without enough rest and you get injury, illness, and burnout. Not enough …

San Antonio

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Florida

5 Metabolism Myths You Should Stop Believing

To those of us not well-versed in the world of fitness and nutrition, metabolism is this strange enigma: It can go up; it can go down; it can be …

Nutrition

The power of self-awareness: How to build successful teams

Self-awareness has become a management buzzword — let’s hope for the right reasons.<p>Self-awareness is not something new. Throughout history, the most …

Self-awareness

Trump’s Russia spin falls flat with GOP

‘In the end … you can’t force anyone to say what you want them to say, especially the president of the United States,’ says Sen. Marco Rubio.<p>The more President Donald Trump talks about Russia, the more Republicans cringe.<p>The president’s effort to clean up his disastrous Monday news conference is …

Donald Trump

Arnold Schwarzenegger Trolls President Donald Trump After Joint Press Conference With Putin

Former governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger, saw the press conference Monday between President Donald Trump and President Vladimir Putin and …

Trump’s Own Team: He ‘Looked Incredibly Weak’ Next to Putin

The president, former advisors say, is driven by a deep sense of insecurity about the election. And so, he will never really confront his Russian …

Read Trump’s incredible, disgraceful attacks on Democrats during Putin presser

Some of the absolute worst moments from one of the Trump presidency’s lowlights.<p>President Donald Trump stood up next to Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday in a press conference and had not a single unkind word for Putin — a leader who has murdered journalists at home and poisoned dissidents …

Donald Trump

Trump-Putin press conference leaves members of both parties reeling

President Donald Trump's joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday left members of both U.S. political parties reeling.<p>Trump, who called the two-hour-long talks that preceded the joint appearance "direct, open, deeply productive," indicated that the U.S. was to blame …

Donald Trump

Mueller's web: Everyone caught up in the Russia investigation

There's been such a flood of stories about who Robert Mueller has interviewed for his Russia investigation — and who's been charged in connection …

Donald Trump
Geopolitics

How to Remove Car Door Handle Scratches

Is the area around your door's handle covered in ugly scratches? Here's how to make it look like new.<p>The door handle area of a car often accumulates scratches, markings, and other damage because, well, people use the handle every time they open the door. Finger nails, keys, jewelry, and anything …

The Women’s Libido Pill Is Back, and So Is the Controversy

Depending on whom you ask, Addyi is the overdue answer to an unmet need or just another way to shame women.<p>This past January, when Cindy Eckert got …

Pharma

The president of the United States was just accused of persistent charity fraud

By Amber Phillips<p>Reporter, The Fix<p>He used his namesake charity to benefit himself, both financially and politically. He broke state and federal law multiple times. His charity may have violated tax and campaign finance law. The president of the United States should be banned from running any …

Corruption

Trump wades into feud with Robert De Niro, calls the actor 'Low IQ' and 'punch-drunk' from being hit in the head during boxing movies

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday to reciprocate a war of words with the actor Robert De Niro, after De Niro chastised Trump in multiple public appearances in the past few days.<p>De Niro, who has been an outspoken critic of Trump since the 2016 presidential election, said "f--- Trump" …

Tony Awards

How WeWork became the most hyped startup in the world

On a Thursday morning in March, a group of young professionals file through the security gates of a co-working space in Moorgate, tapping their …

WeWork

The Psychological Price of Entrepreneurship

No one said building a company is easy. But it's time to be honest about how brutal it really is -- and the price so many founders secretly pay.<p><i>Editor's Note: This article won an award in the Magazine Personal Service category in the 2014 Annual Awards Contest of the Deadline Club, the New York</i> …

Entrepreneurship

‘He Pretty Much Gave In to Whatever They Asked For’

Trump says he’s a master negotiator. Those who’ve actually dealt with him beg to differ.<p>In 1985, Tony Schwartz, a writer for <i>New York</i> magazine, was sitting in Donald Trump’s office in Trump Tower interviewing him for a story. Trump told him he had agreed to write a book for Random House. “Well, if …

Donald Trump

How an Aspiring ‘It’ Girl Tricked New York’s Party People — and Its Banks

Photography by Sergio Corvacho<p>Above, Anna Delvey.<p>It started with money, as it so often does in New York. A crisp $100 bill slipped across the smooth …

How to hear (and delete) every conversation your Amazon Alexa has recorded

Digital assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant are designed to learn more about you as they listen, and part of doing so is to record conversations you’ve had with them to learn your tone of voice, prompts, and requests. Recently, this feature-not-a-bug has landed Amazon in a string of …

Trump’s briefing stunt may backfire

One must keep in mind that President Trump’s conspiracy theories are not even well-devised conspiracies. They hardly pass the straight-face test. (If the FBI wanted Hillary Clinton to win, why was the FBI’s Russian interference investigation kept secret and Clinton’s email investigation shouted …

Donald Trump May Face Impeachment After Mysterious Deal To Help Chinese Company Connected To His Own Business

Trump may have broken laws with latest deal.<p>Donald Trump may be facing a threat of impeachment after a mysterious deal to save a Chinese …

Inside The Ecosystem That Fuels Amazon’s Fake Review Problem

A vast web of Amazon review fraud lives online, and it's designed to evade the company’s efforts to thwart it.<p><b>One morning in late January</b>, Jake picked up the box on his desk, tore through the packing tape, unearthed the iPhone case inside, snapped a picture, and uploaded it to an Amazon review he’d …

Robert Mueller Has the President Cornered

For Donald Trump, the prospect of a presidential subpoena moves the Russia investigation from vague annoyance to existential threat.<p>One day after publication of a 49-question test to which Donald Trump does not know any exculpatory answers, the White House has begun the process of ending its …

How the Vietnam war created America’s modern “white power” movement

Read this historian’s origin story of “white power” activism in the US.<p>“They believe in a racial nation that would be transnational in scope ... based on the idea that white people are the chosen people.”<p>That’s how University of Chicago historian Kathleen Belew describes the ideology of the “white …