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Make Your Shots Look More Cinematic With These Video Editing Tricks

So you shot some footage for your indie film, but it doesn’t quite look like the stuff you see on the big screen. These simple video editing tricks …

Filmmaking

Guy Who Takes Photoshop Requests Literally Hilariously Strikes Again | 22 Words

We introduced you to James Fridman earlier this year when he caught our attention for his hilarious Photoshop "requests."<p>Do you want to be a little …

How I Got Better at Photography

Two years ago, I splurged some money and bought a camera because I’d always wanted to try to take pictures of the stars. The left photo above was the …

Photography

Lite Apps Browser for Android

Don’t take our word for it. Read these reviews!<p>“The app I've been waiting for. Jumped on the premium version of this immediately and couldn't wait to …

Apps

Salt and vinegar crispy potatoes

Method<p>Heat your oven to 220˚C. Place the potatoes in a large saucepan and add the salt and vinegar, then cover with cold water. Place the saucepan …

Recipes

Fast and Easy Pasta With Blistered Cherry Tomato Sauce Recipe

Cherry tomatoes are almost always sweeter, riper, and higher in pectin than larger tomatoes at the supermarket. All of these factors mean that cherry tomatoes are <i>fantastic</i> for making a rich, thick, flavorful sauce. Even better: It takes only four ingredients and about 10 minutes, start to …

20 Art History Terms to Help You Skillfully Describe a Work of Art

Like any creative field, art history has its own language. While this reality can be overwhelming for aspiring art historians, having a handy <b>glossary of art terms</b> can make analyzing a work of art a lot less intimidating.<p>In this list, you'll find 20 words that will help you discuss art with ease. …

Garlicky Spaghetti with Mixed Greens

In a small skillet, heat 1/4 cup of the olive oil. Add the panko and toast over moderate heat, stirring, until golden, about 5 minutes. Stir in the …

We Can’t Trust Hollywood to Fix Toxic Fandom

There’s a scene Alan Moore wrote into the graphic novel <i>Watchmen</i> that I think about a lot these days. Nebbishy Nite Owl and nihilist the Comedian are …

Ally Sheedy on Her Experience With Hollywood Sexism and Why It Will Never Change

<i>The following essay is entitled “Stasis” and was written by actress Ally Sheedy. It is an excerpt from the new collection</i> Not That Bad: Dispatches …

The Problematic SATC Scene No One Talks About

<i>June 2018 marks the 20th anniversary of</i> Sex and the City<i>, a revolutionary show about four independent women talking frankly about sex and their</i> …

Relationships

YouTube star prompts conversation about social anxiety

<b>Talking openly about social anxiety to people who haven't experienced it can be really difficult, but a YouTube star was determined to start a conversation with her fans about it.</b><p>In her candid tweet, Jessie Paege described what it's like having social anxiety and that it's not just about staying …

How To Purge Your House: Room by Room

For a lot of people, minimalism jumps upon them swiftly when they look around and suddenly wake up to the fact that they’re surrounded by unneeded …

Benjamin Bennett

This woman delivered her own baby in a hotel bathroom

The short version: My friend Tia was on the way to Germany to visit me. During her Layover in Istanbul she GAVE BIRTH to a HEALTHY BABY BOY In a …

If You’re Not Angry About Chikesia Clemons, You’re Not Paying Attention

While watching the video of 25-year-old Chikesia Clemons at a Waffle House in Saraland, Alabama, I realized Chikesia could have easily been me, my …

Golf club apologizes for calling cops on black women members

YORK, Pa. (AP) — A golf club in Pennsylvania has apologized for calling police on a group of black women after the co-owner and his father said they were playing too slowly and refused requests to leave the course.<p>"I felt we were discriminated against," one of the women, Myneca Ojo, told the York …

What Beyoncé's Coachella Performance Means To 19 Black Women From HBCUs and Black Greek Life

Beyoncé’s headlining set at Coachella—the first <i>ever</i> by a black woman—will go down in history. In a review of the legendary two-hour performance, Jon Caramonica at the <i>New York Times</i> wrote, “There’s not likely to be a more meaningful, absorbing, forceful and radical performance by an American …

9 foods you should never eat before bed

Unfortunately for your after-dinner dessert, coffee ice cream does contain actual coffee — and its caffeine. Some even have bits of coffee beans in …

Nutrition

Singer tells of her 35 years being described by men in the media

“Not conventionally pretty, she nevertheless manages to be curiously attractive” “She isn’t wearing any make-up” “Quirky features” @<b>tracey_thorn</b> on …

In Creating “Scandal” And Olivia Pope, Shonda Rhimes Changed The TV Landscape

“In order for Olivia Pope to work and to succeed ... she had to get to be as three-dimensional and as messed up and bad or good or smart or interesting as the Walter Whites of the world got to be,” said creator Shonda Rhimes.<p><b>There is a</b> moment in the very first scene of the very first episode of</i> …

About the Weary Weaponizing of White Women Tears

Picture it: a white woman feels challenged or uncomfortable about something a Black person said or did. Instead of using her words, she cries. …

Feminism

A Kickback Grows in Brooklyn

<b>Brooklyn rests on shifting sands</b>. Its culture and communities contend with the impossible and endlessly accelerating rhythm of gentrification on a daily basis, from rising rents to threatened landmarks.<p>Over the last several years, the ground beneath central Brooklyn, the home of historically Black …

Farm-to-table

TOO MANY MEN

Nothing like this has happened in human history. A combination of cultural preferences, government decree and modern medical technology in the world’s two largest countries has created a gender imbalance on a continental scale. Men outnumber women by 70 million in China and India.<p>The consequences …

In simpler times, there were telephone seats ☎️

mmm telephone seatspic.twitter.com/XN3iKCLICJ<p>307 replies 10,975 retweets 63,803 likes<p>Replying to @<b>gray</b><p>Saw one a few months a go but didn’t get it …

From Starbucks to Hashtags: We Need to Talk About Why White Americans Call the Police on Black People

“Don’t you fucking walk away! Don’t fucking walk away from me!” the 20-something-year-old woman screamed as she followed after the …

The Body That Says ‘I Am Here’ – Unruly Bodies – Medium

<i>disorderly</i><p>I am fat, with massive breasts that swing when untended and get raw where the bra meets the skin. Bad hearing in my right ear, horrifically …

Critic's Notebook: The Blinding Whiteness of Nostalgia TV

At a time when everything old seems to be new again, why is our nostalgia so homogeneous?<p>The '90s were a heyday for black sitcoms, but you wouldn't …

TV

Tourist Gropes Thai Women in Public, Learns His Lesson the HARD Way

<b>An older video of Thai women who came together to teach a misbehaving foreigner a lesson he will never forget is again making the rounds for its</b> …