Mellisa Taylor

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The Three Worst Programming Languages

The Demons Three of Programming<p>The Web has spoken. The three absolute worst, major programming languages are PHP, JavaScript, and C++ (in that …

"Apothecary Beauty" Is the Next Big Thing

Sounds fancy, no?<p>I had a casual conversation recently with someone who has PERFECT skin, and when I mentioned that I was hoping to overhaul my beauty routine, she instantly launched into an impassioned speech about how much she loves apothecary beauty. I nodded and smiled and seemed intrigued—and I</i> …

Skin Care

Inside the Koch Brothers’ Toxic Empire

The enormity of the Koch fortune is no mystery. Brothers Charles and David are each worth more than $40 billion. The electoral influence of the Koch …

Mississippi River

The Difference Between American and British Humour

It’s often dangerous to generalize, but under threat, I would say that Americans are more “down the line.” They don’t hide their hopes and fears. …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

The Leg Workout That Will Turn Your Lower Body to Jelly—in 15 Minutes!

Hit your legs from all angles with this quick, grueling circuit<p>Working your lower body is tough. The movements that train your quads, glutes, and hamstrings—like squats and lunges—require a ton of effort and a lot of willpower. No wonder leg day gets a bum rap.<p>But you don't have to spend 45 minutes …

LIX, An Incredibly Small 3D Printing Pen That Can Doodle In the Air To Create Designs For 3D Printing

LIX is an incredibly small 3D-printing pen created by Ismail Baran, Anton Suvorov, and Delphine Eloïse Wood that can doodle in the air to create …

3D Printing

Death And Taxes | SPIN

Mere hours after calling White House adviser Ivanka Trump "a feckless cunt" for tweeting a picture of herself and her toddler amid criticism that ICE …

Death And Taxes | SPIN

Oh no there’s now a video of James Comey just-barely singing Beyoncé’s "Sandcastles." The former FBI director recently guested on Conan to talk about …

Reddit Co-Founder on Privacy in America - Video on NBCNews.com

>>> different perspective from a privacy advocate also part of that digital privacy movement and an out spoken critic of government spying. alexis ohanian is the co-founder of red dit. the users post anything from articles to images to random questions and thoughts. stories then become popular with …

Struffoli: Italian Christmas Tradition

<b>Struffoli is a Neapolitan dessert that is traditionally prepared at Christmastime.</b><p>It is made of tiny dough balls that have been deep-fried and soaked in honey.<p>They are served piled high on plates and serving trays. Some like to form them in the shape of Christmas trees or wreaths. Regardless of …

18 Things Children Can Teach Us About Happiness

Little kids. They're sticky. They drip a lot. And they mess up our stuff. But we wouldn't trade them for anything in the world. We can't. We're actually not allowed. Most countries have very strict laws against it.<p>So, since they're still ours for the next 18 or so years, let's learn from them. …

Parents use underground network to hand off unwanted adopted children - Video on NBCNews.com

>>> we are back tonight with a special investigation. it's about adoption, specifically children adopted overseas. americans have adopted nearly a quarter million children from other countries since the late 1990s , the clear majority adopted into loving homes. you are about to hear the disturbing …

Restaurant Posts Sign Insulting Entire Town on Its Way Out of Business

An Italian restaurant that recently closed up shop in Amarillo, Texas, appears to have left behind a sign explaining in graphic detail exactly why it …

City of Barstow Waste Water Reclamation

<b>This business has not yet been claimed by the owner or a representative.</b><p>Claim this business to view business statistics, receive messages from …

'Sugar Baby For My Son': Philadelphia Parent Seeks Girl On Craigslist To Take Teen's Virginity

When a Philadelphia parent started a Craigslist ad with "This is going to sound strange," the user was right. Advertising for a "sugar baby" to take your 18-year-old son's virginity before he heads to Harvard University <i>is</i> pretty bizarre.<p>The unusual Craigslist ad, posted under the title "Sugar Baby …

The Conversation Prism, A Colorful Map of Social Media Websites by Brian Solis and JESS3

The Conversation Prism (larger version) is a colorful infographic created by Brian Solis and JESS3 that maps social media sites based on their …

Social Media

Death And Taxes | SPIN

Donald Trump Jr. has been taking L after L today after the Senate Judiciary Committee released a trove of his excruciatingly unconvincing testimony, …

Couple discovers backyard bomb shelter - Video on NBCNews.com

>>> cold war -era bomb shelters may be a thing of the past, but a california couple found one in the backyard of their newly bought home that is more of a window on the past. a perfectly preserved shelter from 1961 , like something out of "mad men" with a pantry full of vintage products in their …

7 Amazing New Cookbooks to Inspire You to Eat Healthy This Spring

Looking to reset your healthy eating goals this spring—and maybe re-commit to those January resolutions you haven’t <i>exactly</i> kept up? (No judgment!) …

Death And Taxes | SPIN

Sacha Baron Cohen's new series Who Is America? has been getting a lot of free press lately courtesy of public outrage from Sarah Palin, Roy…<p>Disgraced …

Donald Trump