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Fan Recreates Iconic Avengers #1 Cover With Marvel Cinematic Universe Stars

The Avengers of the MCU look a bit different than their original Marvel Comics counterparts, and this cover gives us the best of both worlds.<p>Marvel's …

Marvel Universe

Whose side is Trump’s America on? The answer is becoming more and more obvious

Nato summits are generally unremarkable affairs, but this week’s two-day gathering in Brussels will be an exception. European members of the transatlantic alliance are pondering their biggest conundrum since its creation almost 70 years ago: is the US a friend – or a foe?<p>Only 18 months ago, the …

Geopolitics

Sorry to Bother You is a WTF comedy that explodes with originality: EW review

We gave it an <b>A-</b><p>Exploding with infectious originality, Boots Riley’s <i>Sorry to Bother You</i> may be the most wonderfully bizarre film of 2018. It might be …

Tessa Thompson

Star Wars fans start campaign to remake The Last Jedi

It's clear not all Star Wars fan were thrilled with The Last Jedi.<p>When the movie came out in December 2017, fans were quick to debate whether it was the most hated Star Wars film of the franchise. Some were so unhappy with the storylines they demanded the movie be forever removed from Star Wars …

Star Wars

Seattle council votes to repeal tax to help homeless amid opposition from Amazon, other businesses

The Seattle City Council on Tuesday voted to repeal a tax hike on large employers that it instituted less than a month ago, backing down from a plan fiercely opposed by Amazon.com and much of the city's business community.<p>With Amazon and Starbucks funding a ballot challenge to repeal the tax, the …

Homelessness

AT&T wins: Judge clears $85 billion bid for Time Warner with no conditions

A federal judge said Tuesday that AT&T's $85.4 billion purchase of Time Warner is legal, clearing the path for a deal that gives the pay-TV provider …

Time Warner

Supreme Court Says Employers Can Bar Worker Class-Action Lawsuits

A divided U.S. Supreme Court ruled that employers can force workers to use individual arbitration instead of class-action lawsuits to press legal …

Japan’s Prisons Are a Haven for Elderly Women

Every aging society faces distinct challenges. But Japan, with the world’s oldest population (27.3 percent of its citizens are 65 or older, almost …

What About “The Breakfast Club”?

Revisiting the movies of my youth in the age of #MeToo.<p>Earlier this year, the Criterion Collection, which is “dedicated to gathering the greatest films from around the world,” released a restored version of “The Breakfast Club,” a film written and directed by John Hughes that I acted in, more than …

Streaming is easy but I don't want idiots listening to my favourite albums

I know I’m an old man screaming about how scary the future is but technology is ruining music<p>I used to love the Wu-Tang Clan. They took my school by storm, by which I mean the three kids in my year who listened to hip-hop. I skipped lectures to go and buy their second album, Forever, and then …

Rap & Hip-Hop

One of the greatest mysteries surrounding Prince has been solved

When the public was informed of Prince’s untimely death, people immediately took to sharing videos of their favorite live performances to showcase …

Sudan Archives Wants Her Music to Empower You — and Make You a Little Uncomfortable

To call Sudan Archives "impressive" is accurate, but also a massive understatement. Born Brittney Parks, the self-taught violinist and vocalist controls nearly every facet of her burgeoning career: she writes, plays, and produces her own music, which draws inspiration from the rich sounds of …

Grammys Preview: In With the New, Finally?

With rap and R&B vaulting to the U.S.’s most popular genre and online voting allowed, Sunday’s ceremony will honor an unusually diverse slate.<p>When the sound of popular music shifts, it takes a while for the supposed scorekeepers of popular music to notice. In 1991, Nielsen and <i>Billboard</i> switched to …

Music

Black Lives Matter and the Intrepid Lives That Preceded It

As an activist and a co-founder of the Black Lives Matter movement, Patrisse Khan-Cullors spends a good amount of time talking to others, not infrequently with a bullhorn in her hand. Her childhood, however, was suffused with silence.<p>In “When They Call You a Terrorist,” written with the journalist …

In a Busy Year, Malcolm Jenkins Raised a Fist and Checked All the Boxes

PHILADELPHIA — Malcolm Jenkins, the Philadelphia Eagles’ star safety, was dragging Monday afternoon, and for good reason.<p>The previous night, he helped the hometown team earn a trip to the Super Bowl with a 38-7 thumping of the Minnesota Vikings. He left the stadium at 11 p.m. After a brief …

Trading halted on Coinbase — the largest US crypto exchange — as bitcoin tanks

Buys and sells on Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the US, were disabled for a little over two hours Friday amid a massive cryptocurrency sell-off.<p>"Due to today's high traffic, buys and sells may be temporarily offline, the comapny said in an alert posted at 11:35 a.m. ET. "We're …

How To Set Goals (And Why You Should Write Them Down)

There’s some impressive science to back up goal setting. And yet it’s something we’re never taught or encouraged to do. But the statistics don’t lie, and make a strong argument for getting good at this skill; and making a habit of it. A Harvard Business Study found that the 3% of graduates from …

Crayons

How Scheduling Just 15 Minutes of “Personal Growth Time” Into Your Calendar Can Change Your Life

Successful people don’t grow by accident, they grow by design.<p>When you schedule personal development time on purpose, you are making time to design the life you want.<p>You are essentially who you create yourself to be.<p>Once you embrace the “growth” habit, you will improve your way of life.<p>You will …

Georgia Boy, 2, Denied Kidney Transplant Rushed to the Emergency Room

A Georgia toddler born with no kidneys was rushed to the emergency room as he awaits transplant surgery from his father, who is currently barred from donating his kidney after violating probation.<p>The 2-year-old boy, A.J. Burgess, was taken to the hospital on Sunday morning for peritonitis, an …

What It Really Means When Black People Who Protest Are Called 'Ungrateful'

To be black and to be conscious and to have a voice flies in the face of white supremacy.<p>So, over the weekend, this happened:<p>In a series of tweets posted Sunday, Donald Trump, The President of the United States of America, condemned the protests of black athletes like Colin Kaepernick during the …

Here’s everything Gregg Popovich said about President Trump and racism at Spurs media day

Popovich talked for more than 10 minutes about the divisiveness of the country and said that we must feel uncomfortable for change to happen.<p>Gregg Popovich is the most respected head coach in the NBA, bar none, and he has increasingly chosen to speak out about President Donald Trump over the past …

Why you should apply for or renew your U.S. passport before January

Americans should apply for or renew their passports before January because processing times are shortest between September and December.<p>That's the word from the U.S. State Department, which each year declares September to be Passport Month. Demand for passports typically heats up in the new year …

This Is How Long You Really Need to Hold a Plank to See Results

Hint: It's not as long as you think<p>The concept of a plank is pretty simple: You hold yourself up in a pushup position for a set period of time to tone your core, glutes, and hamstrings. But while you probably already know how to do a plank, you might be hazy on how long you should actually hold one …

New health-care plan stumbles under opposition from governors

Senate Republicans and the White House pressed ahead Tuesday with their suddenly resurgent effort to undo former president Barack Obama's signature health-care law, even as their attempt was dealt a setback when a bipartisan group of governors and several influential interest groups came out …

Smart weekend rituals to make your workweek less anxious

A classic weekend spent lounging around the house and meeting with family can be the gift we all deserve after a long week. But it always feels like …

Time Management

Get Ready For Your Tight and Toned Strong-Legs Workout

Get ready to make your thighs burn with this quick and effective leg workout. After a solid warmup, we will lead you through a series of leg-toning lunge and squat variations, both with and without weights. Heck, we even throw in some plyo moves to keep your heart pumping. Grab a medium-sized …

21 Cheat Sheets For Getting Superhero Abs

Exercise routines, diet tips, and recipes for people who want a shredded midsection.<p>As BuzzFeed Health has reported, getting those abs to pop is about way more than doing a zillion crunches, or even lightly keeping an eye on your diet. It's actually a lot more labor-intensive, requiring most people …

From 'The Handmaid's Tale' to 'I Love Dick,' the female gaze is thriving on television

Two girls, one guy.<p>It’s the stuff a million pornographic fantasies are made of — except as depicted in “The Handmaid’s Tale.”<p>During one of the most talked-about scenes from the Hulu series, a young woman known as Offred (Elisabeth Moss) engages in a ritualistic act of intercourse known as “the …

TV

Here Are TIME’s Most Anticipated Movies of the Summer

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Decorations

Prince’s Racial Revolution

In a forthcoming biography, Ben Greenman examines Prince’s songs for evidence of what the late artist believed about race. The answer, he discovered, …