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How to Create Ghostly Composite Photos With Adobe Photoshop

Once you have the images you are going to use selected, go ahead and open them up in Photoshop and make any minor tweaks and adjustments that need to …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p><i>GQ</i>’s editors pick the freshest menswear, sneakers, watches and more worth your disposable income.<p>17 Photos2 days agoView …

Kendra Spears, AKA Princess Salwa Aga Khan, Models For Next

We're continually enthralled by model Kendra Spears, and not only because she's gorgeous. She's also a real-life princess, the result of her September wedding to Prince Rahim Aga Khan... and after becoming a princess, she didn't stop modeling.<p>Spears has landed her first big post-royal gig, modeling …

Amsterdam's most unique bars

While Amsterdam's pulsating Red Light District and party hubs like Leidseplein need no introduction, the Dutch capital has some wonderfully diverse bars away from the raucous stag parties and tourist crowds.<p>Many offer dining too, although just stopping by for a drink is fine. Here are 10 of the …

Where To Drink After Midnight In London

While most of our great metropolis shuts down by midnight, you can still play late at an increasing number of places, if you know where to look. …

Cover Story: The Government Shutdown

“I’m really frustrated with the inability of Congress to do its job,” says Mark Ulriksen, the artist behind this week’s cover, “Haunted House.” “Boehner and Cruz—these politicians are only after the perpetuation of their own power. There are spider webs growing in the Capitol, bats haunting it, and …

Alex Solis' Über-Creative Instagram Makes Us Feel Bad About Our Own Instagrams

You thought your filtered selfies were artsy? Wait until you see the quirky brilliance that lives and breathes on the Instagram feed of an illustrator named Alex Solis.<p>Solis' inspired feed combines hand-drawn illustrations with odd objects, creating a playful world somewhere between two and three …

Labour backs parent-led schools, shadow minister insists

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/politics/1018000/1018692_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1535039232_c491fe94662a4f5c6ad0c596c31fb541<p><b>Labour is "on the side" of parents who want to set up schools and would not shut most existing free schools, the new shadow education secretary</b> …

Hearst Magazines

Chimpanzee wins $10,000 prize for abstract painting

A painting by a 37-year-old chimpanzee has won $10,000 (£6,450) for a Chimp Haven sanctuary in north-west Louisiana.<p>The primate, who uses his tongue to apply colour instead of a brush, received the most votes in the chimpanzee art contest organised by the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). …

How to Dress Like a Stereotypical Wall St. Jerk

<b>If you've been</b> looking for some helpful advice on how to properly project your entitlement, arrogance, and all-around douchebaggery to the world, well, it's your lucky day. The good folks at Business Insider have teamed with the guy behind the Goldman Sachs gossip-chronicling Twitter account …

RATS 2013 Fall/Winter Lookbook

Japanese label, RATS, returns for 2013 with a fresh spin on Americana for fall. Taking its cues<p>Japanese label, RATS, returns for 2013 with a fresh …

Our expert Laura Tilt presents her golden rules of nutrition for you to follow. And they're surprisingly simple http://www.cyclingweekly.co.uk/healthandfitness/539956/the-golden-rules-of-nutrition.html

Caramelized Onion, Gruyere + Pepper Bacon Whole Wheat Pizza

In a large bowl, combine water, yeast, honey and olive oil. Mix with a spoon, then let sit until foamy, about 10 minutes. Add in 2 cups flour and …

Woody Allen Lists the Greatest Films of All Time: Includes Classics by Bergman, Truffaut & Fellini

We've looked this week at the favorite movies selected by such respected filmmakers as Stanley Kubrick and Martin Scorsese. Today we round out this …

Scientists Turn Coffee Into Alcohol

The age of alchemy is upon us. Scientists have figured out a way to turn used coffee grounds into drinkable alcohol. In the journal <i>LWT - Food Science and Technology,</i> the team of Spanish and Portugese researchers described how they created the spirit from spent ground coffee. The liquid isn't as …

Pinarello Montello SL

If you know your x-heights from your em dashes, there’s a possibility you’ll recognize the name of the owner of this Pinarello Montello SL. His name is Abi Huynh—a typographer and designer of exceptional skill. A browse through his portfolio demonstrates his acute ability to drop words on a page …

Woods - "Size Meets The Sound" - Pitchfork Music Festival 2013

This Guy Is 3-D Printing a Classic Aston Martin ... That Runs

Replica cars are frauds. Pure and simple. But we're willing to give Ivan Sentch a pass because he's not only basing his Aston Martin replica on a …

An iPhone Compass Designed to Let You Stumble Into Adventures

Consider this: If we were able to teleport, no one would ever stumble upon anything. You'd look up Chinese food on Yelp, pick the top-ranked place, …

"You can embrace your messy hair—it looks sexy—but having the right products and techniques will keep it looking styled." Before you tell your barber to buzz it off, take a look at our tips for keeping unruly hair in check: http://ow.ly/nqnKT

The Old-and-Improved Petzval Lens Gives Your Portraits a Swirly

The message is clear: A lot of people want a 173-year-old lens to use with their modern-day Canon and Nikon DSLRs.<p>Lomography and Zenit have teamed up …

Nigel Slater's burger recipes

If I am making a burger, a meat loaf or patties, a plate of meatballs or lamb kofta, I like to start from scratch. Easy though it is to buy the meat …

LOOK KG 282 Ti

The peloton of the one hundredth edition Tour de France is currently soaring towards L’Alpe d’Huez, with Team Cofidis attempting to make their mark upon their LOOK 695 bikes. LOOK’s titanium 282 frame represents a significant point in the company’s timeline, demonstrating the standard for quality …