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24 Anime You Absolutely Need To Watch Before You Die

Classics and new stuff included.

Stewie’s Voice On ‘Family Guy’ Has Been A Lie This Entire Time

Say what you will about his work as an Oscar host, but Seth MacFarlane is an undoubtedly talented voice actor. On <i>American Dad</i>, he’s an uptight CIA agent and a sexually adventurous alien; on <i>The Cleveland Show</i>, he’s an Eastern Europe bear; and on <i>Family Guy</i>, he’s half the population of Quahog, Rhode …

Why Some People Aren’t Christians

I suppose I could be on dangerous ground here, but I’ve been thinking about this a lot and have been eager to “write it out,” (which is how I work …

Evangelical Christianity

Netflix Has Secret Codes to Unlock Hidden Shows and Movies

It's time to re-up the queue.<p>If your Netflix queue is starting to show you the same predictable shows and genres, this may be the hack you've been waiting for.<p>As we all know, Netflix selects recommended shows and movies based on what you've previously watched. This means that if you share your …

The Top 10 Men’s Dress Shirts to Own

#1. The White Poplin/Pinpoint/Twill• <b>Nordstrom Trim Fit Non Iron Dress Shirt – $39.00</b>• <b><br>Amazon “Buttoned Down” No Pocket Dress Shirt – $39</b>• <b><br>The Tie Bar</b> …

Men's Fashion

How to Stop Taking Things Personally

When other people wrong you, and you take their actions personally, it can feel as if you’ve been punched in the gut. I know that sounds a bit …

Self-help

10 Important Psychological Concepts People Don't Understand

Here’s an interesting thing about psychology: For the most part, everyone, regardless of their educational background, feels like an expert in the …

Psychology

8 Quotes on Motivation, Hard Work and More from Basketball Legend Michael Jordan

Check out these inspirational 'Air Jordan' quotes.<p>One of the most famous basketball players of all time, Michael Jordan, is recognized for his achievements both on and off the court. As an athlete, Jordan -- also known as "Air Jordan" thanks to his slam dunking capabilities -- played on both the …

Michael Jordan

Star Trek: Discovery - Take a Closer Look at That Season 1 Surprise Ending

Season 1 of Disco ended with a big wow moment, and we've got a frame by frame look at the scene.<p><b>Full spoilers follow for Star Trek: Discovery's</b> …

Mike Pereira: Eagles were in illegal formation on Philly Special

Getty Images<p>On second thought, maybe the Philly Special shouldn’t have counted.<p>After Nick Foles caught a touchdown on fourth down in Super Bowl LII, …

7 Games Every Leader Should Be Playing (Besides Chess)

The games aren't always serious, but the way they develop your brain and skills sure is.<p>Business requires all kinds of skills and abilities, but if you think mastering them requires hours of seminars, training, classes or a bunch of expensive technology, well, you missed the memo: Board and card …

Board Games

Why this '5-4-3-2-1' mindfulness trick is so effective at beating anxiety

People are saying the results are instant.<p>When anxiety starts to take over, it can feel impossible to gain perspective and get out of the spiral of worries.<p>But next time you feel overwhelmed with anxious thoughts, a simple mindfulness trick may offer some relief.<p>Shared by Boston University clinical …

Mindfulness

The best online clothing stores for men

While the image of men having no regard for their style is somewhat outdated, it is true that the act of shopping itself can sometimes be a bit of a chore.<p>This possibly explains why more and more clothes shopping is done online from the comfort of our own homes. As we search for the ideal suits, …

Clothing

Jim Caviezel Promises Mel Gibson’s ‘Passion Of The Christ 2’ Will Be The ‘Biggest Film In History’

By every possible measure, <i>The Passion of the Christ</i> is a “big” movie. It made $612 million on a $30 million budget, was nominated for three Oscars, and it’s the highest-grossing non-English language film of all-time. But is it the biggest film in history? Nope. That would be <i>The Passion of the</i> …

The Grammy Awards Are Racist as Hell

Year after year, ‘Music’s Biggest Night’ rewards white artists while diminishing the accomplishments of black artists.<p>Do you remember where you were …

Top 10 Sexy Sex Movies On Netflix

There's a lot of sexy content available to stream, but here are the 10 steamiest movies on Netflix!<p>Photos: NETFLIX ; Photo Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p>…

Entertainment

People Reveal The Dumbest Thing They’ve Ever Done Because They Were Too Turned On

One night, a guy I was dating booty called me at 6 a.m. We hadn't had sex in days, and I was excited to hear his voice, so my horny self was like, …

Dating

'As a black woman I'm always fetishised': racism in the bedroom

In a Bedfordshire nightclub, white couples queue to have sex with black men. Meanwhile, black women are routinely snubbed on dating sites. Why do racial stereotypes persist when it comes to sex?<p>It’s past midnight, November 2016, in Dunstable, a small town in Bedfordshire. My friend Miranda has …

Women of Color

Porn Star Olivia Nova Found Dead at 20

The cause of death is still unknown<p>Up-and-coming adult film performer Olivia Nova was found dead on Sunday in her apartment in Las Vegas, the adult industry trade publication xBiz reports. She was only 20 years old.<p>In a statement to xBiz, Nova's agency, LA Direct Models, said that the 20-year-old's …

Want to Be a Better Leader This Year? Start With This 1 Rare Habit

In 1970, Robert K. Greenleaf wrote a classic that has stood the test of time. One of the practices in his book defines the best leaders today.<p>In Robert K. Greenleaf's classic 1970 essay, "The Servant as Leader," he recorded his personal observations over the course of 38 years (while employed at …

14 Netflix Series And Movies That Will Totally @#$%&! You Up

If Black Mirror wasn't enough for you, here are some picks with more nightmares, disturbing visions, and very weird plots.<p><i>This post was translated from Portuguese.</i>

Want To Know What Your Coworkers Really Think About You? Ask These 2 Questions

A simple "presence audit" will tell you what your team thinks of you.<p>As a leader, it can be hard to get an honest pulse on what your team thinks about you.<p>On the one hand, employees (often rightfully) believe that telling you about your negative traits will impact their career. While on the other …

18 Uncomfortable Things You Need to Do If You Don’t Want to Regret 2018

When you look back on the past year, don’t think of the pain you felt. Think of the strength you gained, and appreciate how far you’ve come. You’ve …

23 Things Everyone Should've Watched On Netflix In 2017

Don't worry, though – you still have time to catch up.<p><i>Note: Some submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

TV

It was sex all the time at this 1800s commune, with anyone you wanted and none of the guilt

<b>Life at the Oneida Colony was kind of a like a key party, but no one had cars and everyone was doin’ it for Jesus.</b><p><b>(This article is the first in a</b></b> …

Marriage

Break the Cycle of Stress and Distraction by Using Your Emotional Intelligence

Being able to focus helps us succeed. Whether it’s focusing inward and attuning ourselves to our intuitions and values or outward and navigating the world around us, honing our attention is a valuable asset.<p>All too often though, our focus and attention get hijacked, leaving us feeling frazzled, …

How To Watch All The Marvel Universe Films In Chronological Order

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 …

Robert Downey Jr.

How to be resilient: 8 steps to success when life gets hard

<i>“Stick with it!”</i><p><i>“Be resilient!”</i><p><i>“Never give up!”</i><p>I see a lot of stuff about resilience, persistence and grit. What I don’t see is a lot of legitimate …

Leave the Past in the Past: What Matters Most Is Who You Are Now

<b>“Focus on what matters and let go of what doesn’t.” ~Unknown</b><p>When I was in rehab for alcohol addiction, one of the most difficult things for any of us …

The 8 Rules of Leadership by Jack Welch

Leadership is best taught by example. Follow these eight indisputable rules directly from the playbook of the former head of GE.<p>Leadership is all about growing others. It's about your team and its welfare. It's about your direct reports and their performance.<p>Leadership is a tough act. It's a daily …