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5 sex workers share their most memorable Christmas Days

I’m fairly certain people have a bleak image of escorts who work on Christmas Day, as well as the types of clients who visit them.<p>I avoided working …

How to save big on Hawaii Island

On Hawaii Island, you can have a first-class trip at coach prices. I've been traveling here for years, and I learned to visit and have fun without spending a small fortune.<p>Here are some of the ways on Hawaii Island. (To see how to on Maui and Oahu, click through on those links.)<p>Visit the …

National Parks

The O positive (and O negative) blood type diet

Knowing your blood type can often be thought of as useful only if you need a blood transfusion. However, there is another argument that says eating …

We Can Program Our DNA using Words, Sound, and Frequency

Russian scientific research directly or indirectly explains phenomena such as clairvoyance, intuition, spontaneous and remote acts of healing, self …

Atoms

10 Pieces of Killer Advice From Famous Creative Geniuses

Einstein, Twain, Wilde, and Picasso faced the same problems as today's entrepreneurs. Here's how they got unstuck.<p>There's something incredibly potent and calming about insightful quotes from geniuses. As any entrepreneur or creative will attest, funks, ruts, and blocks happen. And knowing that …

Creativity

Courageous Kitty Vlad the Explorer Visited All 59 National Parks with His Humans

Vladmir Kitten has many backyards.<p>The adventure cat has been on the road since 2016 with his owners Cees and Madison Hofman. In 2016, the couple …

Pets

11 Travel Gadgets That Could Save Your Life

A well-travelled man always has a great story to tell. Of course there is no story without first surviving the toils of travel, especially when …

How to Clean Up and Optimize Your Sluggish Mac

GIF<p>Your Mac is running a little slow these days. It takes forever to boot up. You have to delete something just to download that file attachment from …

Best wurst

When you’re in the tootsie roll center of the gastronomic world, where do you bite down first? Do you warm up slow, ease into the situation at a …

Probably the Most Useful Photo Editing Skills You'll Ever Need

Photo Editing Skills to Propel Your Photography Once and for All<p>Are there many photographers out there who showcase their straight out of camera …

Tutorials

See How Hollywood Hacks History in This Side-by-Side Supercut

The following films are based on true events.<p>A secret to making movies? Lean heavily on history and pump up the drama. In a 3-minute video, cinephile Vugar Efendi splices together a collection of films based on real events and historical milestones. From biopics to historical dramas, the short …

Selma

Classic Car Face Off: BMW 3.0 CS Coupe vs Mercedes-Benz 280SL Pagoda

We recently just did a photo comparison between the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabrio and BMW 6 Series Convertible, as the former is all-new. During …

Steve McQueen

A Tiny Brain, Skull, And Hair Have Been Extracted From a Teen's Ovary

Wha??<p>Japanese surgeons have pulled a mass of hair, bone, and a tiny, malformed brain, from a teenager’s ovary.<p>What started as a fairly routine …

11 Netflix Movies With Insanely Hot Sex Scenes

Netflix is good for many things: discovering endlessly bingeable shows you wouldn’t have known about otherwise, making a good excuse to invite people …

Jack Kerouac

The Cheapskate's top 10 money-saving tips of 2016

Use them to save cash in 2017, too.<p><i>CNET's Cheapskate scours the web for great deals on PCs, phones, gadgets and much more. Questions about the Cheapskate blog? Find the answers on our FAQ page. And find more great buys on the</i> <i>CNET Deals page.</i><p>Saving money is a marathon, not a sprint. It's something …

“Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” Drops A New Theme Song For Season 2

The last time we saw Rebecca Bunch (Rachel Bloom), all her pining/scheming paid off: She finally snagged Josh Chan and admitted he was the reason why she left her high-paying job in New York City and moved to West Covina, California.<p>This seismic shift in Rebecca’s highly exasperating love life …

Burger King’s Whopperito Leaves Us Craving a Burger and Burrito (Review)

“It” might be there, somewhere, buried deep beneath an unevenly distributed pile of ground beef, pickles, queso sauce, and tortilla. What is “it” …

17 Compelling Facts About ‘Making a Murderer’

Following the success of <i>Serial</i> and <i>The Jinx</i>, in late 2015 Netflix released <i>Making a Murderer</i>, a documentary series that follows the at-times …

When grief strikes, food can be a gift from the gods

Cakes, pies, loaves of homemade bread, crocks of macaroni and cheese, fried chicken. Southerners know how to deal with bereavement<p>Less than two weeks ago, I suddenly lost a friend. On his 39th birthday, Andy drowned during a beach vacation with his family. The loss of someone so young and vital and …

BBC Prommers: Clapping between movements is 'barbarous'

It was once the scourge of classical music traditionalists, then embraced by the powers-that-be in attempts to make concerts less intimidating to excited new audiences.<p>But it appears Proms modernisers could be losing their battle to insist clapping in between movements is perfectly welcome.<p>While …

Flute

Kaley Cuoco Gets To Keep A ‘Big’ Amount Of Money In Her Divorce Settlement

In 2014, <i>The Big Bang Theory</i> stars Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco, and Jim Parsons signed new three-year deals worth $1 million per episode that, in addition to “bonuses and back-end fees,” will pay them each about $90 million by 2017. That’s some Helen Hunt and Paul Reiser money right there. You know …

Kaley Cuoco

Mazzy Star's Hope Sandoval Shares "Isn't It True" Video: Watch

Former Mazzy Star frontwoman Hope Sandoval fronts a band called Hope Sandoval and the Warm Inventions, which features My Bloody Valentine drummer Colm Ó Cíosóig. For Record Store Day, they released a new single called "Isn't It True." Now, that song has been released with a new music video. It …

The curse of “inevitability”: After Hillary Clinton’s big wins, the media is already ignoring Bernie Sanders

Today, Hillary Clinton is the “presumptive nominee.” But erasing Bernie Sanders from the campaign is a mistake<p>Bernie Sanders is still in the Democratic presidential primary race, but Hillary Clinton did her best on Tuesday night to pretend that he isn't.<p>Clinton used her election night rally to bask …

The Public Pass Their Judgment on ‘Downton Abbey’: Recap, Season 6 Episode 6

This week, Mary and Edith kissed their new beaus, the public arrived to gawp at the aristos, and the Dowager Countess was deposed. Everyone, hide.<p>The …

For family and friends of James Foley, 'Jim' is a mark of the man

John<p>Foleyfelt a complicated set of emotions when he viewed the now infamous video of his son, the journalist James Wright Foley, being executed byIslamic State18 months ago.<p>"Despite the world watching, I felt so bad he was alone and none of us were there," John said in an interview with his wife …

National Security

7 Helpful Online Services That Make Your Life Easier

There are so many things that we as a students, workers, business owners, freelancers or even housewives have to manage, and we are constantly …

Richard Dawkins

15 Weird Ways Celebrities Stay Hot

From Kim Kardashian's waist-whittling corset to Miranda Kerr's R-rated workout.<p>It's unsurprising that some of our favorite A-listers have some tricks up their sleeves for looking their very best. Some of their methods, however, are definitely on the quirky side. From Kim Kardashian's …

Miranda Kerr

Bowie Guitarist Gerry Leonard on the Icon’s Final Years: ‘If Anybody Knew the Game, David Knew the Game’

The night David Bowie died, guitarist Gerry Leonard was a marquee guest at the first annual Dublin Bowie Festival, and the subject of an onstage …

David Bowie