Megan Reyes

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‘Sun Records’ Heads To The Small Screen

Adapting stories about the music business can be tough terrain for Hollywood, especially for television (i.e. <i>Vinyl</i>), but this new original scripted …

This is the cool reason why you might have such a dark sense of humor

If you’ve ever told an edgy, dark joke and been met with awkward, uncomfortable chuckling or glares from the other people in the room, we’ve got some …

1 Unusual Sign Your IQ Is Higher Than Average, Science Finds | Inc.com

Got a sadistic sense of humor? While you might get side-eye from colleagues after cracking a joke no one else finds funny, here's the good news. It might be a sign of a higher IQ.<p>A study conducted by researchers at the Medical University of Vienna studied the role black humor might have in …

Psychology

This Brooklyn coffee shop is serving a magical (and healing) Unicorn latte

Brooklyn may have a glut of unbelievable coffee shops, but for a truly magical experience, make a pilgrimage to The End. The new coffee shop and juice bar in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg neighbourhood is serving up a “healing Unicorn latte.”<p>For $9/£7.43, the blue-hued, non-dairy latte is a mixture of …

How Much Money Do You Need to Save Each Day to Become a Millionaire?

Whether you’re just getting started in your career or have been slogging away at the same desk for a few decades, you’ve probably already imagined …

Personal Finance

Kate Winslet Remembers Alan Rickman Using His Harry Potter Fortune for Good

Rickman’s former co-star shared a touching story about the late actor.<p>Alan Rickman died on January 14, 2016, at the age of 69. As the first anniversary of his death approaches, <b>Kate Winslet</b> shared a touching tale of Rickman’s generosity with <i>Entertainment Weekly</i>. The two co-starred with one another …

Celebrity News

Anish Kapoor Got His Hands on the "Pinkest Pink" Paint | Last Week in Art

And Pope Francis appointed the first female director of the Vatican museums.<p><i>A lot went down last week in the weird and wild world of Art. Some things were more scandalous than others, some were just plain wacky—but all of them are worth knowing about. Without further ado:</i><p>+ Anish Kapoor responded to …

10-year-old girl with autism singing 'Hallelujah' will give you goosebumps

LONDON — A 10-year-old girl from Northern Ireland has wowed people around the world after a video of her singing in her school choir went viral.<p>The …

Autism: Scientists May Be Able To Explain A Third Of All Cases

The discovery could help researchers develop a treatment.<p>The scarcity of a single protein in the brain could explain as many as a third of all cases …

Autism

Aleister Crowley and Adolf Hitler wage occult war in Doug Rushkoff’s latest

Anyone who’s waded any distance into the murky waters of legend surrounding British occultist Aleister Crowley has likely heard the stories about his …

Sex Magic: How to Cast Spells with Your Orgasms

Since time immemorial, witches have been harnessing their sexual energy to do magic. We spoke to some modern-day practitioners about their craft.<p>When people ask Kristen Korvette how she landed her first book deal, she normally responds with a predictable platitude: She achieved her dream through a …

Shirtless Baristas Make Your Caffeine Dreams Come True

Move over sweaty firemen, the hottest male-centric calendar for 2017 features hipster baristas who aren't afraid of bear it all for a good cause."<b>Hot Shots</b>" is a local project spearheaded by Chelsea Keeney and Julia Morgan that dropped just in time for holiday shopping. The sisters, coffee …

This Eyeliner With a Quill Is Every Harry Potter Makeup Fan's Dream

2016 hasn't exactly been a banner year for many us (we're guessing you've seen the memes), but <i>man</i> has it been a year for Harry Potter makeup. (And by proxy, Harry Potter makeup puns. Forgive us now.)<p>What first started as a Redditor's makeup palette fever dream has transfigured before our eyes: Wand …

Harry Potter

Best *Harry Potter* Beauty Products

We’ll take the lot!<p>It seems like every day there's a new makeup collection inspired by our favorite book, TV series or movie (remember that Mean Girls Burn Book palette? Or the Gilmore Girls eyeshadows?). But no series has garnered as much attention from beauty buffs as <i>Harry Potter</i>, and with good …

Everyone Is Talented In Their Own Way: The 9 Types Of Intelligence You Should Know

We always think of intelligence as one entity. We think that scientists and academics are brainy and “intelligent” people. But if we put them in a …

Artificial Intelligence

The 1 Thing I Wish Someone Had Told Me Before Starting My First Job (Written by a Millennial)

Nobody mentioned this in college.<p>In college, everybody made the "real world" seem like a distant planet.<p>Teachers stressed the importance of "professionalism." Department chairs stressed achievements and beefy resumés. Peers stressed over grades, tests, final exams, and grade point averages. …

Top 10 Nutrition And Workout Tips For Women Who Want To Lose 50 Pounds In 4 Months

Although the statistics claim that men and women suffer weight issues alike, the women folk will agree it's a tougher battle for them. Men have it …

9 things to do in your 20s to retire by 40

Retiring by 40 is more than possible. Plenty of regular people have done it.<p>Take "Mr. Money Mustache," who averaged a $67,000 annual salary working as an engineer for 10 years before announcing his retirement at age 30. Or Jeremy Jacobson and Winnie Tseng, whose combined annual salary of $135,000 …

Nazi-looted art rescued by US 'Monuments Men' was 'sold for profit' by Bavarian government

Nazi-looted art rescued by the US military’s “Monuments Men” was not returned to its rightful Jewish owners at the end of the war but sold for profit by the Bavarian authorities, according to new claims.<p>Thousands of works of art looted by the Nazis were recovered by American forces and entrusted to …

27 Adorable Harry Potter Things Your Baby Needs

It's Gryffindorable.

The 6 Most Common Complaints Men Have About Marriage

What do men complain about behind closed doors during couples and family therapy?<p>What do married men complain about behind closed doors during couples and family therapy?<p>Below, marriage therapists open up about the gripes they hear most often from long-married men -- and the advice they give both …

13 small things you do that people use to judge your personality

Whether it's a date or a job interview, the small stuff matters — from the firmness of your handshake to how often you check your phone.<p>We checked out the Quora thread "What are the really small things that tell a lot about a person's psychology and personality?" and the latest scientific research, …

16-year-old inventor launches new smartphone lens

The young entrepreneur has sold 4,000 Magnibands and is hoping for a Christmas 'surge' in orders<p>Toby Liew, a 16-year-old A-level student from Gillingham, Kent, has created a macro lens that fits on most available smartphone models, which he hopes will become the next consumer technology "it" gadget.<p>…

Consumer Tech

How To Pay For Your Kids’ College And Still Have Enough Money To Retire

An award-winning financial writer explains why the military adage that “a bad plan is better than no plan” holds true here, too.<p>Thinking about paying for your kid’s college probably started eating away at your hairline the second you learned an expensive little progeny with your name on it had …

Psychiatrists Share The Most Profound Things Patients Have Said About Mental Health

Psychiatrists have been sharing the most profound things their patients have said about mental illness on Reddit.<p>The comments, posted by …

Dance to top 50 songs of 2015 at once via DJ Earworm

DJ Earworm remixes the most popular songs charting on Billboard into one a dance tune you'll have trouble getting out of your head in "United State of Pop 2015 - 50 Shades of Pop."<p>We hope you have your dancing shoes on! DJ Earworm's yearly "United State of Pop" mash-up video called "50 Shades of …

Music

William Shakespeare's tryst with a female fan

A diary entry, never before seen by the public, will be on display at the British Library next year<p>A diary entry showing a rare and bawdy glimpse into Shakespeare’s character as a womaniser will be on display to the public for the first time ever in a major British Library exhibition next year.<p>The …

Looking hungover and bad teeth are some of the stranger beauty trends sweeping Asia

Two-toned lips. BB cushions. Sleep-in masks. We have Asia to thank for these amazing beauty trends and skin-loving goodness. But what about the ones …

What Do Your Dreams Say About Your Sleep Quality?

A good night’s sleep is far more nuanced than simply putting in your seven to nine hours and calling it a day. Good, healthy sleep means feeling rested upon waking. It means not having chronic bad dreams or nightmares. And it turns out that the difference between a smile-filled slumber and a …

How to Stop Overthinking

Overthinking is a byproduct of trying to control. The "human" part of our being believes that we can think our way to safety and resolution when in fact, it is a combination of our left (thinking) brain and our right (intuitive/creative) brain that we form the best decisions and conclusions for our …