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Educational Websites for Kids That Are Free and Fun

Your children can learn something new today in a safe online environment. These 20 free educational websites for kids are fun while offering online …

Amazon Apologizes for Shipping Ten Thousand Copies of Comey’s Book to White House

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Calling it a “regrettable accident,” Amazon apologized on Thursday for shipping ten thousand advance copies of James Comey’s book, “A Higher Loyalty,” to the White House.<p>Cartons of the book arrived early Thursday morning and kept coming throughout the day, until …

Mexico Agrees to Pay for Trump’s Psychiatric Care

MEXICO CITY (The Borowitz Report)—Hoping to resolve the seemingly intractable conflict over immigration, Mexico surprised the world on Thursday by agreeing to pay for Donald J. Trump’s psychiatric care.<p>Speaking to reporters, the Mexican President, Enrique Peña Nieto, said that he had authorized …

Parkland students march with $1.05 price tags. It was a message for Marco Rubio.

That’s how much they say each student’s life is worth to the US senator from Florida.<p>Marjory Stoneman Douglas students had a harsh message for Sen. Marco Rubio during the March for Our Lives rally Saturday in Washington, DC. David Hogg, one of the student leaders from the school, didn’t waste time …

Why You Should Brainstorm For Questions, Not Answers

The goal of brainstorming is to find possible solutions to a problem, but the process often becomes a platform for the outspoken, who offer the same …

These Incredible Drawings Look Like They're Jumping Off The Page

It's impossible to imagine how these drawings could possibly be flat until you watch the videos of how they're created.<p>Nikola Čuljić is a Serbian artist who uses forced perspective to make his pencil and pastel drawings jump right off the page.<p>Incorporating characters from Disney and Marvel, as …

Art

Trump Proposes U.S. ‘Space Force’ to Guard the Galaxy

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he wants to create a U.S. “Space Force” during a speech before service members at Marine Corps Air Station …

The Bracing Sorrow of Sufjan Stevens’s Oscars Performance

Of all of this year’s Academy Award nominees for Best Original Song, Sufjan Stevens’s “Mystery of Love,” from “Call Me by Your Name,” was the only entry promising little in the way of absolution. “But love is stronger, stronger than them all,” Mary J. Blige bellows in “Mighty River,” from …

This Is the Law That Could Take Down Trump

Bribery statutes apply to public officials. And Trump became one, says one federal prosecutor, when he became the GOP nominee. Dum-da-dum-dum.<p>It’s …

The Obama portraits are direct, vital, and above all, cool

How the new Obama paintings from Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald revitalize the stale power of the portrait.<p>The official portraits of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama are in — and they aren’t quite like anything else in the Smithsonian’s National Portrait …

Here's What Introverts Find so Annoying About What Extroverts Think

If you're someone who clearly identifies with being on either side of the personality fence, you know how challenging it can be living and working with people who can be so different from yourself.<p>Anywhere from a third to half of the population fits the definition of being introverted, meaning …

3x3 Three Minutes, Three Questions Artist Mary Judge

"'Grammar of Ornament' explores the interdisciplinary practices of contemporary artists who sit at the intersection of art and design to consider the …

3 Things You Need to Solve a Really Tough Problem | Inc.com

By the early 20th century, the world's great mathematicians knew they had a big problem. The very foundations of logic, held sacred since the time of Aristotle, were under siege after the discovery of troubling paradoxes by Cantor, Frege and Russell. It was unclear whether things could ever be set …

Mathematics

Beautiful Lettering Artworks

Gemma O’Brien is an award-winning artist and designer based in Sydney, Australia. Over the past 10 years, Gemma O’Brien has taken her passion for …

Adam Schiff Just Took Down Devin Nunes By Releasing The Memo Meeting Transcript

Rep. Adam Schiff released the transcript from the House Intelligence Committee meeting on releasing the memo, and in one critical exchange Democrats …

Hope Hicks Told President That Trump Jr.'s Emails ‘Will Never Get Out’: Report

A former legal spokesman is expected to say that the White House communications director gave assurances to Trump.<p>President Donald Trump’s former legal spokesman is expected to tell special counsel Robert Mueller about a previously undisclosed phone call in which White House aide Hope Hicks …

Donald Trump

Cap tables, share structures, valuations, oh my! A case study of early-stage funding

For many entrepreneurs, especially first-time founders, raising outside capital can be daunting. Between all of the new vocabulary — like “term sheets,” “capitalization tables,” “pro rata” and different valuation metrics — and the very real legal implications of the agreements being signed, it’s …

Venture Capital

This computer language is teaching kids to code

When Zuckerberg entered the room, many of the young students had a hard time pulling themselves away from their projects, even to gawk at one of the world's richest men. Facebook's founder instead came to them.<p>"What are you making?" he'd ask. And they would proudly say, "A game!" or whatever it …

Meet the artists claiming Belfast's streets

<b>Belfast is a city better known for its history than its artwork, but a new generation of artists are claiming its public spaces as their own.</b><p>For decades the streets of Northern Ireland have been peppered with political murals depicting the region's religious divisions.<p>But a new wave of contemporary …

Streetwear

Kids Describe What Love Means To Them And Their Answers Are Adorable, Hilarious And Random

'If you want to share chocolate, that's love.' ❤️<p>The concept of love is pretty hard to sum up in a sentence, but these kids have risen to the …

WTF? Inauguration Photo Features Embarrassing Trump-Style Misspelling

A challenge "to" great for the Trump administration: spelling.<p>For a man known for his frequent misspellings in his bombastic tweets, what could be better than an official inauguration photo of Donald Trump featuring a quote from him with a ... misspelling.<p>“No challenge is to great” gushes the …

Donald Trump

Trump and Clinton supporters apparently agree on 2 things: guacamole is great, slow walkers aren’t

At least both sides agree on something.<p>Ever since the presidential election, there has been a lot of talk about how to bring the country together in a <i>very</i> partisan environment — particularly a climate in which President Donald Trump is doing a lot of things that his critics really don’t like.<p>A new …

Elizabeth Warren Puts GOP On Notice: This Is Just The Beginning

"We won’t be silent. We will speak out. And we WILL persist," she said. "The only sin is remaining quiet."<p>Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is putting newly confirmed Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Republican senators who approved him on notice.<p>GOP lawmakers on Tuesday night invoked Rule 19, …

Mitch McConnell

Study Finds CEOs May Be Shaped By Daughters

Do we men who have daughters behave differently from men who do not have daughters? While we might all agree that parents can shape and influence their children’s behaviors, there is research that shows that the opposite can also be true: children can shape their parents.<p>According to a new study …

CEOs

How Ikea's New Joinery is Advancing Their Design

The Lisabo does more with less<p>Let's get into table design for a second. If you look at your average dining table, you'll see most have aprons. The …

Woodworking

The definitive, scientific answers to 20 health questions everyone has

In the past few years alone, we got more evidence that coffee isn't a cause of cancer and the debate over the health effects of sugar became even more heated.<p>To help you parse out what works from what's merely myth, we compiled the definitive (at least for now) answers to some of the most pressing …

The complete guide to exercising in winter

This week in London, the sun sets at 3.50pm. We’re waking up in the dark, leaving work in the dark, and spending a good proportion of the intervening time underground or desk-bound. Hearty meals and firesides seem more attractive than the chilly outdoors, or a busy gym. (If you live in the global …

Fitness

Apple cider vinegar helps blood sugar, body fat, studies say

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I've seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff.<p>Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …

Nutrition

Kentucky Republicans Seek To Pass Law Banning Abortion After Sexual Attraction

Satirical news found every day in The Political Garbage Chute.<p>FRANKFORT, KENTUCKY -- Republicans in the Kentucky state legislature have announced they will bring a resolution to the floor in 2017 that would drastically change how abortions are sought and carried out in the state.<p>"First of all, we …