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Busta Rhymes on Drake’s Grammys Misfortune: ‘At the End of the Day, People Respect Substance’

The iconic rapper sat down with Stereo Williams to discuss hip-hop OGs, young guns, and remaining relevant in the rap game.<p>Busta Rhymes is always …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Here Are The Best Hip-Hop DJ Mixes Streaming Right Now

From the beginning, DJing was the most important aspect of hip-hop culture. The genre and culture were born from the mid-70s boom with underground DJs spinning funk and disco break loops at basement parties and uptown nightclubs and the DJ has remained an integral part of the culture ever …

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Spoiler Review: Let’s Break This Whole Massive Thing Down Into Hero-Sized Chunks

If you’re one of the millions of moviegoers who helped <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> to gigantic box office over the weekend, and would now like to discuss the movie in more detail — with <b>full spoilers</b> for the whole thing, like in one of my TV episode recaps — then I have many thoughts on the affair, coming …

Here's Why Killing Yourself With Cardio is the Wrong Way to Get in Shape

Want to look better? Forget about the gym.<p>If getting in better shape is something you'd like to do, know this: You'll make more of a dent watching what you eat as opposed to trying to burn calories doing cardio. It's because a person burns roughly 100 calories running one mile, and since you need …

27 Horror Movies For People Who Don't Love Horror Movies

If you braved A Quiet Place, here are a slew of other acclaimed and artful scary movies<p>Any horror fan is used to hearing the words “I don’t do horror.” Which is fair enough, except I can guarantee that everyone who says they just don’t like horror movies is missing out on a number of films they …

47 documentaries on Netflix right now that will make you smarter

And with binge-worthy titles like Netflix original "Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond" and Oscar-nominated "Last Men in Aleppo" a click away, you can get a lot of great nonfiction viewing any night of the week.<p>You'll learn a lot more about the world, but don't worry — you'll also be entertained.<p><b>Here are</b> …

Why pay for Office and Photoshop when you can get these alternatives for free?

Top-quality software that costs nothing.<p>We rely on expensive computer programs to edit photos and video, deal with office work, and protect our computers from malware. But they're not our only options. Often, commercial studios will offer the most basic versions of their products free of charge. In …

Software

“Harvey’s Concern Was Who Did Him In”: Inside Harvey Weinstein’s Frantic Final Days

Before the story of his alleged abuses broke in October, Harvey Weinstein hunkered down in his Tribeca bunker—even as the producer refused to believe the end was near.<p>On Monday, October 2, 2017, Harvey Weinstein arrived at work earlier than usual. As was his custom, he barked orders and moved from …

The 10 Best Documentaries of 2017

Across every branch of entertainment, 2017 has been an especially incredible year. However, few categories better represent the power and innovative …

How to master the art of perfect picture hanging

Hanging art, pictures and photographs correctly can be a daunting task. Art and framing consultant Marcus Wells shares his expertise.<p><b>What do pictures</b> …

10 criminally underrated movies on Netflix you owe it to yourself to watch

Since its inception, Netflix has stood as the benchmark for on-demand entertainment. As its popularity grew, so too did the streaming service’s …

The 7 Best Apps For Planning a Room Layout & Design

What a time to be planning room layouts! Lucky for us, we now have access to a treasure trove of user-friendly apps to help us create floor plans and …

How to take your kids to Disney World for free (almost)

Anyone with kids understands that Disney World is a vacation they need to take at least once. After all, it’s the happiest place on earth. The only …

Personal Finance

The Best and Worst 529 Plans in 2016: Morningstar | Investopedia

Morningstar Inc. recently released its 2016 ratings of the country’s 529 college savings education plans. It upgraded six plans, downgraded another …

Investing

Inside the secret meeting that changed the fate of Vine forever

Last fall, nearly 20 of Vine's top 50 creators gathered in a conference room at 1600 Vine Street in Los Angeles to stage an intervention.<p>They were …

How to Break Your Procrastination Habit and Get Real Work Done

Do you ever wake up in the morning and say, “Today, I am going to spend the day in reactive mode — running around putting out fires, constantly …

10 Essential Hip-Hop Documentaries You Can Watch For Free on YouTube

Few genres have been investigated, dissected and ultimately celebrated as intensely through documentaries as hip-hop. Take a dip into the endless …

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The 8 best action movies on Netflix right now

Yes, they can. We came up with a list of eight films currently streaming on Netflix that are thrilling, intense, and applauded by critics. Read on to see the best-rated action films on Netflix:

Entertainment

The Best Movies To Stream Right Now

Grab Your Popcorn<p>With new streaming platforms popping up at breakneck speed (what is YouTube Red, anyway?), the assembly line rate at which original programming is being pumped out—and with the content boom of the digital age in general—making the decision of what to watch can feel overwhelming. …

Work Every Part of Your Body With This Dumbbell Exercise Chart

Dumbbells are the unsung workhorse of the exercise world. They’re great in a home gym, and you can always grab a few even at a busy fitness center. …

The 15 Most Popular Free Online Courses for Professionals

It's never too late to invest in your career.<p>It's never too late to invest in your career. Fortunately, we live in a time where we all have access to an elite education at our fingertips, not to mention completely free of charge. All you have to do is create a free account at Coursera, and you'll …

20 modern classic movies everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

And if you have some time off around the start of the new year, this might be a good time to binge some modern-day classics.<p>With that in mind, I've come up with 20 essential titles from the past 15 years that you should reexamine or, if you've never seen them, delve into.

Paramount Pictures

From the Streets to the Studio: How BMF’s Drug-Funded Empire Changed Hip-Hop

Big Meech is a reoccurring name in some of the most popular rap songs. We take a look at how he and BMF Entertainment impacted the music industry.<p>“<i>I</i> …

The best and worst states in America for married parenthood

Not all states are created equal when it comes to marriage in America.A new report, <b>Strong Families, Prosperous States: Do Healthy Families Affect the</b> …

Demographics

Code your way to a higher paycheck today with these 8 coding courses

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>If you want to be a competitive job applicant, or increase your salary in the tech industry, check out the eight online classes below; …

Programming

Politics, Business, Technology, and the Arts

Cover StoryIt’s Time to Forgive <i>The Joy Luck Club</i> Inkoo Kang The landmark film beautifully portrayed the Asian American experience. Then Asian …

A look at the gorgeous, antiquated technology running the NYC Subway

At more than 100 years old, the New York City subway is one of the oldest in the world. Most of it is run by equipment nearly as old.<p>In a video on …

The 24-Hour Flat Stomach Meal Plan

In the name of spring break bikinis and music festival crop tops.<p>While it's not possible to uncover a six-pack overnight, it <i>is</i> possible to reduce bloat in hours just by eating strategically—even without subsisting on niche superfoods that you have to search 12 health-food stores to find. Here, …