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37 Christmas Table Decorations Fit for a Festive Holiday Feast

You're going to want to find a vintage blanket immediately.<p>Nothing is more important on Christmas evening than the tablescape (well, the food is a close runner-up). That's why we're offering inspiration from designers, bloggers and tastemakers to help you pick out your own design, whether you …

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Our Milky Way Galaxy Has a Mysterious 'Great Dark Lane'

A previously unidentified highway of dust extends across the Milky Way, between the sun and the central bulge of the galaxy, scientists have …

Big Deal -- My Dad Was A Ball Turret Gunner In World War II

<i>www.reddit.com</i><p>I wasn't the brightest kid. I grew up believing the tale my father told me -- that I had spent World War II being toted around on his back. It wasn't until I was about 9-years-old that I realized the impossibility. I had been born in August of 1947, years after the war was over. And …

These Psychedelics May Be The Latest Treatment For Anxiety, And Much More

For a while now we have been hearing about the health benefits and potential of psychedelic drugs as an effective form of treatment. In the past …

Artist Folds a New Paper Crane to Describe Each Day of the Year for an "Origami Journal"

Artist Cristian Marianciuc began 2015 by creating a unique personal journal. While his diary does involve paper, it's definitely not your conventional notebook filled with thoughts, memories, and written words. Instead, this uncommon journal incorporates the art of origami. “Late last year, I made …

13 programming languages defining the future of coding

Faster, smarter programming, with fewer bugs. Those are the promises coming from the creators of the latest round of languages to capture the …

16 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes, Because You Gotta Have Pie!

You can serve whatever other desserts you want, but let's be real—it's just not Thanksgiving without pie. No matter how much you stuffed yourself during dinner, it's tough to turn down a slice. I'm not interested in waxy store-bought pies, though—this is the time to go homemade, which is easier …

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Men's Cardigans for Fall 2015

For when it's not cold enough for a jacket but not warm enough for just a shirt.

The Chef, the Designer, the Dish and the Location: Thai-ing Up at The Palace Downtown Dubai

The Palace Downtown with the Dubai Fountain in the background<p>When American movie star Chris Pine called Dubai the "Future-land" during a press conference earlier this year, I finally found within his observation the perfect way of describing a feeling I've had for some time now. Whenever I'm in …

Inside Gore Vidal’s Cliffside Palace of Sex, Scandal, and Celebrity

Susan Sarandon found out she was pregnant by the pool. Princess Margaret visited. Now Kevin Spacey will play Vidal in a biopic set in Rome and …

The State of the Trans Community, Part 3 - the Houston Debacle and Its Significance

Let's be honest in our analysis of the Houston debacle. Many of us saw it coming, so it cannot be called a surprise. Texas might be part of the Confederacy, but Houston has elected a Democratic mayor the past forty years, and most recently thrice-elected a lesbian. The residents of Houston are not …

The Hero’s Journey: The idea you never knew had shaped “Star Wars”

Joseph Campbell believed a single archetypal story lay at the heart of all stories — George Lucas was listening<p>The opening of the Chilean filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky’s proposed adaptation of Frank Herbert’s 1965 novel, <i>Dune</i>, would have been the most ambitious single shot in cinema.<p>It was to begin …

12 Paint Colors That Will Flatter Everyone in the Room

Conventional wisdom says pink gives you a glow, but that's just the beginning.<p>A room is only as good as how you feel it in (or we think so, anyway). For a wall color that makes you look and feel great, start with these hues, recommended by interior designers.

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Nine adorable miniature fruit and veg to grow

Most things are cuter when they're small, and miniature fruits and vegetables are no exception.<p>Perfect for small gardens and children's lunchboxes, these tiny versions of everyday fruit and veg are bound to be a hit in your household.<p>Not only are they perfect for garnishing a cocktail, or adding …

4 Meditation Secrets For People Who Can’t Meditate

Scientists, businessmen, and yogis agree that meditation is one of the most beneficial and effective practices for a happy, healthy, and …

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

6 Moves to Do in the Morning for TONS of Energy

Get up, get moving, and kick ass every day.<p>As a yoga instructor, I know how big of an impact meditation and a few yoga poses first thing in the morning can have on your day. From clearing your mind to prepping your body for eight hours of sitting, kicking off your morning with a little time to …

10 Thoughts Anxious People Have Throughout The Day

"Are they laughing at me?"<p>One of the <i>splendid blessings</i> (read: annoying symptoms) of anxiety is having to deal with rapid-fire thoughts that turn into constant worry. Sometimes these thoughts are warranted (“Did I leave the oven on?”), but often they’re totally unfounded (“Does my boss hate me?”) ― …

6 Mental Habits That Will Wear You Down

Do you struggle with self-doubt and self-defeating habits?<p>Do you want to feel more confident about yourself and what you have to offer?<p>Do you focus …

12 Broadway Choreographers All Actors Should Know

Do you know the choreographers behind your favorite Broadway shows? From the early days of the Great White Way to the greatest hits of the past 10 …

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How ‘Hamilton’ Is Revolutionizing the Broadway Musical

There are many reasons why Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary War hero, principal author of <i>The Federalist Papers</i>, and America’s first treasury …

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Writing through the night and the fog

Here’s something that used to be hard for me to admit: I was a terrible student. At E.V. Cain, I got a D in art. I wasn’t allowed to watch the …

PW Picks: Books of the Week, October 12, 2015

This week: adventures in the human body, new Colum McCann, and the dark side of Mark Twain.<p><i>A Song for Ella Grey</i> by David Almond (Delacorte) - Almond …

When You Memorize Music

When You Memorize Music, You Mesmerize the Audience<p>Memorizing music enables you to play and interpret music in a more confident, creative and relaxed …

The Man Booker Prize: Shortlist Guide

The winner of the 2015 Man Booker Prize is announced tonight. But do you know the six novels on the shortlist? Sound literate and on-trend with GQ's …

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How writing regularly can improve your creativity and clarity

Starting or running a business is a risky endeavor. Entrepreneurs and artists deal with a storm of surprises and self-doubt, and they need to constantly learn and adapt to steer the ship to safety.<p>I’ve found that one of the best avenues for problem solving is writing. The process of putting pen to …