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How to Read a Book a Week

It was the late 1980s and I was sitting in a university lecture hall listening to Abbie Hoffman, an author and an activist, ranting about my generation’s indifference. Next to me was Gloria Emerson, a brilliant and eccentric journalist and author. We were discussing Hoffman’s talk when I told her …

Writing

15 Tips to De-Stress Your Day

It’s a little wacky that we live in a world that glamorizes stress. When did it suddenly become okay for us to consistently be running around with frazzled nerves and a to-do list the size of a small book? We have our jobs, our side jobs, our blogs and websites, and it’s easy to understand why …

17 Basic MAC Products Every Girl Needs

MAC Fluidline for me represents the transition from high school makeup user to Real Adult Woman makeup user. It’s one of my favorite things ever. …

50 Fun Date Ideas (For When You’re Sick Of Just Going Out To Eat)

By Claudia St. Claire,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1rtSEzy<p>1. Poetry reading under a waterfall: Write your own poem, read classic poems or even …

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Top 25 Facebook Best Practice Cheat-Sheet

Recently, I was asked to compile a list of what I thought were the top best practices, a blueprint, a cheat sheet, take-away for a conference I was …

Social Media

Why TED Has Given All Of Its Employees A Mandatory Two-Week Summer Vacation

Here’s an idea worth spreading: Enforced time off. Now, go share this with your boss.<p>There are two times of year when people tend to go on vacation: the weeks around Christmas and New Year’s, and late summer. But while many offices shut down during the holiday week, few close their doors in the …

5 Ways Game of Thrones is EXACTLY Like Your Job

Although Game of Thrones is based in Fantasy, you probably didn't realize how similar the lives of these fictional characters are to your real life …

TV Series

97 Ways to Run a Personal Record

Here's what 97 Facebook friends did to reach their goals.<p>Kimberly Tate: I ran a PR in the half-marathon by twenty minutes. I attribute it to eating clean, persistence, dedicated runs, and BODYCOMBAT.<p>Stephanie Quiney: Weight training at least twice a week.<p>Chad Schaben: Speed-work training and form …

Marathons

Beat Mental Roadblocks on the Run

New research reveals how to stay headstrong when the going gets tough.<p>You're in the middle of a race or workout and suddenly your legs feel heavy, your lungs scream, and all you want to do is stop. What do you do? Some runners ease up, only to beat themselves up later for doing so. But others …

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Proper Pacing Will Make You a Better Runner

Use these tips to know how fast (or slow) you are running.<p>How fast are you running? Ask yourself midrun—no peeking at your GPS!—and chances are, you'll get it wrong. Research shows that recreational runners overestimate or underestimate their pace by 32 to 40 seconds per mile. And many assume that …

Marathons

Robin Williams’ Daughter Zelda Writes A Heartbreaking Letter About Her Father’s Passing

Zelda Williams, the 25-year-old daughter of Robin Williams and the subject of Williams’ final post on Instagram — released a statement about her father’s suicide yesterday, and it is funny and thoughtful and sad and hopeful, which is exactly what you might expect from the daughter of Robin Williams.<p>…

#TheLIST: All the Denim You Need for Now

From oversized jackets to mini skirts and all the classic cuts in between, see what's happening in jeans.<p>No matter the wash, denim continues its reign as a cool girl staple. See what ladies in the know are wearing, and shop the looks.

It's In the Jeans: Inspiring Celebrity Denim

Stuck in a jeans and t-shirt rut? Get inspired by our gallery of the best denim looks worn by the most stylish stars and models.<p>Whether dark-washed or cut off, dressed up or casual, these chic celebs know how to do denim. Get inspired by their blue jean looks, plus see more celebrity style …

Is This The Perfect Summer Outfit?

Model-off-duty style at its best.<p>We can always count on models to provide endless wardrobe inspiration. Take for instance, Anja Rubik's summer look she posted on her Instagram yesterday while in Paris. Sure, cutoff denim for summer isn't groundbreaking—but the model shows off an especially unique …

Watch: The New Saint Laurent Trailer

It looks very chic…<p>The easiest way to refer to the second Yves Saint Laurent biographical film to be released in as many months is to call it the one Pierre Bergé did not officially give approval and access to the YSL archives to. Nonetheless, it looks like the flashier, more Hollywood biopic, …

The 50 Best Celebrity Bob & Lob Haircuts

The timeless cut can be styled so many different ways.<p>Lobs and bobs are short, sophisticated, and surprisingly low maintenance. Click through our favorite short hair inspirations from timeless (Katie Holmes, Miranda Kerr) and elegant (Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lopez) to cool and edgy (Selena …

Science Shows Losing Your Virginity Has Gotten Better Through The Years

From the editors of Esquire.com, back in your day, sex was guilty and uncomfortable and anxiety-ridden. But the kids are realizing that it doesn't have to be that way.<p>A study from Illinois State University, published in the most recent Journal of Sex Research, has provided one of the largest …

Europe's Best Art Hotels

Inject some culture into your next vacation with these art-inspired European hotels<p><b>Le Negresco, Nice</b>With its palatial exterior and decadent rococo interiors, Le Negresco has welcomed everyone from Princess Grace of Monaco to the Beatles and Salvador Dalí through its doors. From its famous pink dome …

Charting: Summer's New Hair Masks

Enhance moisture, shine, elasticity and strength with the newest batch of hair repair treatments.<p>Enhance moisture, shine, elasticity and strength with the newest batch of hair repair treatments.

The Carrie Bradshaw Bra Effect

Tracking peek-a-boo lingerie.<p>Doubtlessly you could trace exposed lingerie to the Victorians and the corset or other such ilk, but if we're really talking showing your bra—during the day—for style, unabashedly, all roads lead to Carrie Bradshaw. Bradshaw either favored brightly hued multi-layer …

Clothing

16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

Makeup

#theLIST: The Prettiest Pink Lipstick Ever

From pastel rose to rich ruby, these stars have mastered the art of looking pretty in pink.<p>From pastel rose to rich ruby, these stars have mastered the art of looking pretty in pink.

The 10 New Classic Bags to Buy

There are certain styles—think the Fendi Spy bag, the Yves Saint Laurent Muse and the Louis Vuitton Speedy—that have outlasted their It bag era and buzz to earn the simple, yet hard-to-earn title of "classic." Click through for the 10 new bags to invest in that we're betting have the staying power …

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