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Blast from the Past: The Daily Show Slams Camera Phones as a Useless Combination

In 2004, <i>The Daily Show with Jon Stewart</i> took on a burgeoning technology that they saw as a completely nonsensical mix of two things: the camera …

Court martial of general accused of sexual assault begins in North Carolina

With the Pentagon under increased scrutiny over revelations regarding rape and sexual misconduct within the ranks, opening statements began on Friday in a rare court-martial of an army general – believed to be the most senior member of the US military to face trial on sex assault …

There Are Only 3 Countries Where Girls Feel More Comfortable With Math Than Boys

How women around the world are faring on wages, executive slots, and STEM careers.<p>Saturday is International Women's Day, which arose from an early-20th-century socialist suffrage movement and has since become a national holiday in about two dozen countries—in some of them, a holiday "for women …

Budapest’s Grand Hotels

With its title alone, Wes Anderson‘s new film, <b>The Grand Budapest Hotel</b>, conjures up a vision of Old World elegance.<p>The quirky comedy stars Ralph Fiennes as a concierge of a legendary hotel in a fictionalized central European country. But hotels do once again play starring roles in the Hungarian …

12 Tips on How to Spend 6 Months in France Without Going Broke

From the start, the math didn't add up.<p>My wife, Kathy, and I were headed to France for a half year. I'd be on a paid sabbatical, but Kathy was retiring, and we weren't ready to tap her Social Security. Even with our house rented at a discount, complete with our golden retriever, the basic addition …

Manage Your Expectations, Indie Authors

Whether or not you believe in Malcolm Gladwell's "10,000 Hours" rule from his book <i>Outliers</i> (the idea that 10,000 hours of appropriately guided practice is "the magic number of greatness," regardless of a person's natural aptitude), for writers there's no question that putting in the time makes a …

Advice on quitting your job and travelling for a year

Embarking on an extended adventure often means taking a leap of faith and leaving key responsibilities behind. But those that have done it say the experience is more than worth it.<p>Most of us see the world in snippets at a time – a long weekend here, a two-week vacation there. But when wanderlust …

Solar jobs climb almost 20% in 2013

<i>This post has been corrected. See below for details.</i><p>Solar jobs in the U.S. climbed nearly 20% in the 14 months through November as cheaper panels and rising electricity rates spurred people to turn to solar.<p>As of November, solar companies had almost 143,000 solar workers on their payrolls, up more …

'Angry Birds' used for NSA, British spying efforts, documents say

Even when you're slinging angry birds across the screen of your smartphone, the National Security Agency may be tracking your information, Monday reports said.<p>The New York Times, the Guardian and Pro Publica have revealed documents leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden that say the …

‘Doctor Who’ first look: Peter Capaldi’s Twelfth Doctor costume revealed | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

Peter Capaldi as the Doctor and Jenna Coleman as Clara Oswald on the set of “Doctor Who.” Capaldi is wearing outgoing star Matt Smith’s costume. (Adrian Rogers / BBC)<p>Say goodbye to the bow tie. Peter Capaldi’s Twelfth Doctor has a new look, seemingly inspired by the costumes of classic “Doctor Who” …

At least four Marlboro Men have died of smoking-related diseases

For the longest time, the Marlboro Man was synonymous with America's image of itself -- tough, self-sufficient, hard-working.<p>In one of the 20th century's most famous ad campaigns, which began in the 1950s, he was a rugged but handsome man who did the jobs that needed to be done, and he almost …

How music kept this Holocaust survivor alive

THIS IS George Horner. He’s 90 years old and helped to keep people’s spirits up in the concentration camp where he was imprisoned by playing music. …

14 Winter Survival Tips

October 28, 2013 by Melanie Swick | 4 Comments<p>Winter brings the holidays, visions of sugar plums dancing in our heads, and awkward time with family …

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How to Mix Cardio and Strength Building to Zap Fat

We checked in with Mike Wunsch, certified personal trainer and Director of Training and Large Group Programming at Results Fitness, for his …

Rock Your Core and Tone Your Abs With This Bodyweight Workout

Wake up your core and kick your abs into high gear with this circuit workout. It should take you around 20 minutes, and the best part is you won't …

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