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LoveRoom: The Social Network For Sleeping With Strangers

The website LoveRoom officially launched its beta version today and as of this post’s timestamp, has so far a grand total of 41 members. The site is advertising itself as “a platform where single people from all around the world can rent their living space to others they find attractive”–for free. …

Social Media

10 Must-See Movies at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival

Alfonso Cuaron’s deep-space thriller brought a sizzle reel to Comic-Con’s Hall H and left jaws on the floor. Finally, the full film will screen, …

The Paradoxical Traits Of Resilient People

Resilient people develop a mental capacity that allows them to adapt with ease during adversity. Like bamboo, they bend but rarely break. How resilient are you?<p>Journalist Hara Estroff Marano once wrote in a <i>Psychology Today</i> article “The Art of Resilience”:<p>“Resilience may be an art, the ultimate art …

Self-improvement

The Top 10 Islands in Australia & The Pacific

From Condé Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards 2013.<p>Every year in our annual Readers' Choice Awards, we ask our fellow travelers to rate the world's best hotels, islands, airlines, and cruise lines. Here we present the top picks for beautiful Australian & Pacific Islands. Agree? Disagree? Voice …

How to Do the Perfect Push-Up

Ever done a push-up and felt your hips hit the ground and your arms barely bend? We've been there.<p>A push-up is a total-body functional movement that …

Workouts

Lee Thompson Young Dies at 29

Lee Thompson Young, who starred as the lead in Disney Channel’s <i>The Famous Jett Jackson</i>, has died in a suicide. He was 29.<p>Los Angeles Police …

3 Tips to Get Hyper-Local Experiences While Traveling (VIDEO)

While traveling, if I don't get the opportunity to escape the tourist infrastructure of my destination and connect with locals, I AM NOT A HAPPY TRAVELER.<p>To address this, I have an immersive style of travel that often leads me to extraordinary experiences like the time I went fishing in Tunisia, …

Interview Insanity? How to Regain Your Self-Confidence When Advancing Your Career | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Okay everyone, say it with me…the definition of insanity is…”doing the same thing over and over again expecting different results”. We all know this …

The Top 7 Mindset Secrets for Success | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I must admit, when I first sat down to write this article, I wasn’t inspired and had no idea what to write about! As a matter of fact, I stared at …

Motivation

Four Steps To Resolving Conflict | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Conflicts arise and can escalate quickly. They often occur in the midst of our day- to – day lives and we blow up at someone due to the stress of the …

Outsourcing

Why Your Partner is Designed to Drive You Crazy! | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Many theories have been proposed as to why human beings seek out partners in their life. Some believe it is a “hard-wired” genetic predisposition …

Motivation

Moral Licensing: How Being Good Can Make You Bad | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

We are quick to beat ourselves up for our apparent lack of willpower. However, the reason why we struggle so much with self-control is often not some …

Janelle Monáe new single "PrimeTime": The singer duets with Miguel on the power ballad.

It's been a rewarding few months for fans of Janelle Monáe. In April, she dropped the irresistibly funky track "Q.U.E.E.N," a duet with Erykah Badu …

Former 'Jett Jackson' Star Lee Thompson Young Dead at 29

Former Disney star Lee Thompson Young was found dead today in his apartment, a Los Angeles police official told ABC News. He was 29.<p>Police did not …

Earl Sweatshirt: A Leaf in the Wind

Writing about Earl Sweatshirt’s début album, Doris, out this week, Sasha Frere-Jones notes that “the ferocity is all in the words, delivered in Earl’s even, burred voice, which rarely cracks a monotone.” The same held true when we recently sat down with the nineteen-year-old m.c., who was profiled …

10 Annoying Lies That Movies And TV Shows Tell You

Reddit user julestheteacher recently posted this question to the AskReddit community: "Hello, what 'lies' do you see on TV shows that annoy you the most?"<p>Redditers unleashed their fury.<p>Here are the best answers:<p>1. Extracting people's identities from security camera footage is easy<p>"Enhance. Enhance. …

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Lord’s and a Lady

Googlies? The Egg and Bacon Brigade? Howzat? For centuries, cricket has been England’s national pastime—and a complete mystery to Americans. As Britain and Australia compete in one of international sports’ most celebrated rivalries, the Ashes, a “boundary babe” weighs in.<p>Cricket is the …

Egypt arrests supreme leader of Muslim Brotherhood amid crackdown on protests

Egypt on Tuesday announced the arrest of the supreme leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, dealing another blow to the group as it struggles to maintain order amid a tough crackdown by authorities, who are looking to quell protests in the wake of President Mohamed Morsi's ouster.<p>Mohammed Badie was …

AMSA confirms 106 asylum seekers rescued after boat capsized off Christmas Island

More than 100 asylum seekers have been rescued from the water after their boat was swamped about 200 kilometres off Christmas Island.<p>The Australian …

Why impose the GST on online imported purchases when you could add it to food instead? Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane examine a few GST fixes which could increase tax revenue. http://bit.ly/14RijX4

DrinkSavvy Cups Detect Date Rape Drugs: Creator a Victim

Mike Abramson is the founder of DrinkSavvy, and a victim of sexual assault after drugs were slipped in his drink. Drugs such as gamma hydroxybutyrate …

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3 Great Tea-Spiked Cocktails

The latest trend brewing in the cocktail world? Drinks that use tea as a mixer<p>You know that tea tastes amazing and that it's super healthy—research shows it can help prevent heart disease, fight off free radicals, and decrease inflammation, says Lauren Mandel, MS, RD, CDN, a nutritionist in New …

New York City

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New Music: Omarion Feat. Pusha T & Fabolous “Know You Better”

Omarion is back with a sultry new single in “Know You Better.” The R&B singer wants to gets better acquainted with his female companion, as Pusha T …

Wiz Khalifa - Look Into My Eyes

Name That Elephant: How to Identify Elephants in the Wild

National Geographic<p>Elephants are some of nature’s most majestic creatures. But how do scientists know who’s who in the wild?<p>To think like an elephant scientist, it’s important to look at key characteristics, said elephant biologist and National Geographic Explorer Joyce Poole. These traits include …