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How To Clean Silver With Aluminum Foil & Baking Soda

This recipe might just be the holy grail of all natural silver polish. Like a magic cleaning wand for the laziest of chore keepers, this concoction …

20 Of The Best-Selling Beauty Products From Amazon In 2016

Amazon is the go-to beauty resource for those who are just too damn busy to get to the store. It's a life-saver when you've just run out of your …

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The Trouble With Diversity

<b>By Walter Benn Michaels</b><p>"The rich are different from you and me" is a famous remark supposedly made by F. Scott Fitzgerald to Ernest Hemingway, although what made it famous—or at least made Hemingway famously repeat it—was not the remark itself but Hemingway's reply: "Yes, they have more money." In …

Magic Mushrooms Found to Help Depression in First Major Study

Overcoming years of stigma and governmental restrictions, British scientists showed that the use of psychedelics can create a new field of …

Hey, Gear Heads: Your Dream Job Just Opened Up

From now until August 31, Columbia Sportswear is accepting applications for two directors of toughness gigs. Those who win the coveted slots will be paid $26,000 for the six-month positions, with health insurance and housing in Portland, Oregon provided. (Portland being home base. Eighty-five …

The Best Drugstore Foundations for Every Skin Type

If you’re into rocking a full face of makeup every day, you may notice your high-end foundation’s cost per wear is a bit steep. Even if you’re not a makeup maven, you might just have more important things to spend your hard earned cash on, like new digs for your apartment… and wine! Whatever the …

In The Streets Of Iran, A Fashion Shoot Bursting With Color

Iran is a notoriously closed society, so this was an unusual milestone: It was recently the setting for a high-fashion magazine shoot, published in California-based magazine <i>FSHN</i>.<p>Iranian-Canadian photographer Afra Pourdad took photos of model Shabnam Molavi posing in public spaces — in bazaars, on …

Animated history of the English language

If you've got 10 minutes, you can learn the history of English — including some interesting background on where specific words and phrases came from. …

Iran appears to loosen restrictions on Facebook and Twitter

After four years of intricate and widespread filtering, Iran today loosened restrictions on both Facebook and Twitter, allowing open access to the servers. Previously, the services had only been accessible using a VPN or redirecting service outside the country, and many on Twitter commented this …

Why Teach Multicultural Literature?

<i>iStockphoto.com</i><p>I have taught literature at the college level for almost a decade and at as many as six different campuses. These have mainly been classes that were focused on non-western writing. One semester, I had assigned Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's <i>Purple Hibiscus</i> and only a …