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Fixing My Facebook Feed: An Experiment

September 4, 2014<p>Share<p>Wired senior writer Mat Honan and I have the same problem: we both have Facebook News Feeds choked with content we’re not …

5 More Pumpkin Beers To Get While You Can

Last week we unveiled 5 pumpkin beers you can’t miss and it’s clear to us that you’re only thirsty for more! And no, you’re not out of your gourd to …

Pumpkins

These cats will always look shocked when they see you

In my neighborhood, there are many stray cats who are well fed by kind souls and all they seem to do is bask in the sun and judge you with …

Gorgeous Traditional Temari, Embroiedered By a 92 Year Old Woman

Temari (meaning handball), is a Japanese folk art form of embroidering balls for handball games or just plain decoration. Back in the day (around 7th century AD), the spheres were made from old kimono remnants that were wadded up into a ball and then wrapped with strips of fabric. Over time, the …

Frank Gehry's greatest works on show in Paris

VOGUE HOMMES CULTURE<p><b>With his unique vision and fantastical approach to architecture, winner of the 1989 Pritzker prize Frank Gehry has become an</b> …

Architecture

Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #21

Human Journey<p><b>“The question is not what you look at, but what you see.” Henry David Thoreau</b><p>A good friend once told me that wildlife photography makes him sad. He explained that when he sees images of the wild creatures and unspoiled places his heart aches too deeply at the thought of what he …

Cocaine, Politicians and Wives: Inside the World’s Most Bizarre Prison

It’s hard to escape from Bolivia’s San Pedro Prison; Sneaking in is easier.<p>In Bolivia, breaking out of prison is hard. Sneaking in is pretty easy, …

Can Christians Still Go to Harvard?

America’s colleges are increasingly hostile to religion, but a Veritas, a Christian organization, has found a way to thrive.<p>It’s become standard …

The 9 Habits of People Who Never Have to Clean Their Homes

A maid isn't needed, just some better habits.<p><b>1. They put away their clothes every night.</b>When you're changing into your pajamas, it might be tempting to just toss your clothes on a chair or even on the floor, but don't fall prey to that lazy trap. It takes a couple of seconds to put them in your …

The Most Elegant Ways To Decorate With Pumpkins

10 sophisticated ways to incorporate pumpkins into your autumn decorating this October. This article originally appeared on townandcountry.com.<p><b>1. Carve your favorite Picasso into your pumpkin! Your art collector friends will be impressed.</b><p><b>2. Decorate with rows of mini pumpkins on windowsills and</b> …

How-To: White Corset Pumpkin

Not feeling so spooky? Add a touch of whimsey to your Halloween decor with this pretty white corset pumpkin tutorial from Home Stories A to Z!<p>Ready to give your pumpkins a serious dose of style? Click here to see how it’s done.

Pumpkins

Enchanting Halloween Lanterns

In the dark autumn evenings turn mason jars into enchanting lanterns to decorate your room for Halloween!<p>758<p>3979

The 60 Second DIY Bouquet

String Art Spider Web

Jack-O-Lantern Stuffed Peppers

Appease fussy eaters with these delightfully festive Jack-O-Lantern Stuffed Peppers from it’s yummi.<p>Do you know what happens when you eat too much, Mr. Pepper? You get STUFFED, and you can barely stand up!!<p>Stuffed with an Italian-flavored mix of beef, rice, mushrooms, and fire roasted tomato sauce, …

5 Hairstyles That Are Perfect for Rainy Days

Look put-together on even the worst of hair days.<p>We love just about everything about summer—but rainy, humid days can be a total bummer when it comes to styling your hair. Between the frizz and the thought of strands sticking to the back of your neck or forehead, it's enough to make you wish …

Hairstyling

The Week in Review: Ferguson Aftermath

Unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer on August 9 in Ferguson, MO. His death transformed the small city into an …

The Week in Review: Derek Jeter’s Last at Bat

After swinging 342,000 times for the same team, New York Yankees star Derek Jeter stepped up to the plate on Thursday night for the last time. For 20 …

Mexico arrests alleged leader of Juarez drug cartel Vicente Carrillo Fuentes

The alleged leader of the Juarez drug cartel, Vicente Carrillo Fuentes, has been arrested in the northern city of Torreon, two Mexican officials said Thursday.<p>Carrillo Fuentes, 51, heads the cartel founded by his late brother, Amado Carrillo Fuentes, and Mexico had offered a reward of 30m pesos …

Four people in Virginia shot to death in apparent murder-suicide

(Reuters) - Three adults and a young child were killed in an apparent murder-suicide at a home in Richmond, Virginia, police said on Thursday.<p>Police responded to shots fired at a residence on Wednesday night and discovered four gunshot victims, consisting of two women, a man and a young boy.<p>Adreena …

California Prison Guards Sit Out Debate On Letting Non-Violent Prisoners Go Free

For decades, California's prison guard union was a feared political animal. It backed harsh sentencing laws and the construction of dozens of new prisons, and its membership rolls swelled. Now, a November ballot referendum could release thousands of non-violent prisoners, and the 33,000-member …

China bans actors with a history of drug use from film or TV roles

Chinese stars with a history of drug use or involvement with prostitution will be banned from appearing on film or television in the latest fallout from Beijing’s ongoing moral crackdown, reports Foreign Policy magazine.<p>Officials from the state administration of press, publication, radio, film, and …

Authorities Find More Graves at Site of Presumed Mexico Student Massacre

Authorities have found four more graves containing burned human remains at a site where officials believe dozens of missing students were murdered by …

Mexico

Nevada issues first marriage licenses to gay couples; some states push back

CARSON CITY/LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Nevada began issuing marriage licenses to gay couples on Thursday after a district judge removed the final hurdle to same-sex matrimony in the state, hours after a conservative group withdrew a last-ditch effort to block the change.<p>Jim Derrick (L) and Alfie …

Corpse exhumed in Alabama as FBI seeks link to long-missing murder suspect

(Reuters) - The unidentified body of a man dead for 33 years was exhumed on Thursday in Alabama in hopes of linking it to an FBI Top 10 most wanted fugitive suspected in the 1976 bludgeoning deaths of his wife, mother and three sons, federal authorities said.<p>William Bradford Bishop Jr. is pictured …

Did One Liberian Prostitute Give Ebola to Eight Soldiers?

On Monday, a Liberian newspaper reported on a ‘concubine’—most likely a commercial sex worker—who somehow infected eight soldiers with the virus; the …

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Erwin Olaf: Volume II

Netherlands-born photographer Erwin Olaf is internationally famed for his mysterious and moody imagery—from hyper-posed, traditionally inspired portraits and still lifes to the seemingly creepy and voyeuristic. His photos create a strong sense of atmosphere and, while never fully telling a story, …

Beautiful Lightning Strikes Over Sand Dunes

Sometimes, it's just about being at the right place at the right time. In this photo called <i>High Voltage</i>, photographer Aaron Feinberg captures beautiful lightning strikes over the Great Sand Dunes National Park. Here he describes how he got this once-in-a-lifetime shot:<p>“Arriving at the top there …