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Dame Maggie Smith Delights in 'The Lady in the Van' Trailer

<i>Editor's Note: We're doing our part to bring Stateside attention to "The Lady in the Van," a closer look at Marvel, and more in our Daily Blunt.</i><p>Why …

The Man Who Literally Built 'Star Wars'

Set decorator Roger Christian tells us what it was like making George Lucas's dreams out of scrap metal<p><b>PLUS: The Art of Star Wars: See Exclusive Storyboards from the Original Trilogy</b><p><b>One of the most memorable elements</b> of the original <i>Star Wars</i> in 1977 wasn't the story, or characters, or even the …

Warning: These 10 Beliefs Keep You Stuck in Life

Holding onto beliefs that you formed as a child can keep you stuck in your adult life. You may feel that you can't break free of them because of your family; you would be seen as disloyal. If you begin to question long-held family patterns and behaviors, where does this leave them? Where does it …

Breaking News and Latest News From Around The World | A Plus

Reading today at my beautiful god daughter Lilly's pre school.Days like this are what life is really all about..

12 Hilariously Revealing U.S. Maps You Won't Find in a Textbook

The Echo Nest’s recent round-up of each state’s most distinctive band generated quite a bit of discussion—and not just because it revealed Kentucky’s …

"White punks on dope in Hollywood".This is our first photo shoot ever.Photo by Don Atkins…. http://t.co/BhNcVjEL9E

10 Predictions for Dodgers Star Yasiel Puig's Sophomore MLB Season

The mystery of Yasiel Puig was revealed after he burst onto the big league scene in early June and helped carry the Los Angeles Dodgers to an unbelievable run from worst to first in the NL West and all the way to the National League Championship Series.<p>Puig's seven-year, $42 million deal in June …

Nikki Sixx on the final days of Mötley Crüe

But that’s exactly what they did at last month’s glitzy LA press conference, where they announced the Final Tour, a run of shows set to stretch from …

Cameron Crowe on How Philip Seymour Hoffman Became Lester Bangs

When Cameron Crowe was casting <i>Almost Famous</i>, he knew he’d found his Lester Bangs before Philip Seymour Hoffman even entered the picture. “He was a …

U.S. Hockey Player T.J. Oshie Scores the Winning Goal Against Russia in Sochi Olympics

Everyone in Sochi now knows Oshie! U.S. hockey star <b>T.J. Oshie</b> was the talk of the 2014 Winter Olympics after scoring the winning goal against Russia …

Katherine Heigl, Alexis Bledel Play Lesbian Partners, Cuddle in Bed in Indie Film Jenny’s Wedding: First Picture

When Dr. Izzie Stevens met Rory Gilmore. <b>Katherine Heigl</b>'s latest film project involves a wedding, but is a big change from her <i>27 Dresses</i> days. The …

I Won't Apologize for My 'Bitchy Resting Face'

Why are we comfortable calling serious women "bitchy," even in jest?<p>Every so often, a stranger will approach me and insist I need to smile more. Blame my Bitchy Resting Face, in which the neutral state of my features may inadvertently communicate a slew of negative impressions—boredom, anger, …

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Snapshot: Belichick and Manning at Pebble

Just over two weeks after embracing at midfield following the AFC Championship Game, the paths of Patriots coach Bill Belichick and Broncos …

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The 11 Greatest Moments From Howard Stern’s 60th Birthday Bash

The timing was coincidental, but it made a lot of sense for Howard Stern to throw his massive 60th birthday concert at New York’s Hammerstein …

See Foo Fighters, Imagine Dragons and the Roots’ Super Bowl Shows

The Super Bowl hits New York this weekend and there’s way more music coming to the Big Apple beyond Bruno Mars’ halftime spectacular: Bud Light is …

The Art of the Handshake

A perfunctory gesture? Hardly. It defines you. It defines the exchange. A hands-on study of a subtle craft.<p><b>THE HAND IS AN INTIMATE BODY PART.</b> Its very shape and condition tell a lot about who you are. I've always hated my hands. They're meaty and fat, the very definition of a paw. In college I …

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Picture of the Day: The Sky Shadow

THE SKY SHADOW<p>Photograph by runrgrl on reddit<p>In this beautiful sunrise capture we see Washington’s Mount Rainier casting an upward shadow towards the …

Manziel to NFL? ‘Johnny’s gone,’ says teammate

Johnny Manziel -- the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner and star Texas A&M quarterback -- will forgo his final two years of college eligibility and enter the National Football League’s 2014 draft, according to a teammate.<p>According to The Houston Chronicle, Ricky Seals-Jones, a Texas A&M wide receiver, …

Keri Russell: The Woman Next Door

She is still most famous for playing a teenager on TV in the nineties. Which seems strange. Because lately we've been seeing her everywhere.<p><i>Originally published in the October issue featuring The New Rules for Men, speaking of which:</i><p><b>"Just worked out near KRuss."</b><p>So texts my wife the morning of the …

Mary-Louise Parker: A Woman We Love

Helpful cooking tips, a thank-you note to men, and some wonderful photographs from the sexiest pie maker alive.<p><i>Dear Ms. Parker,</i><p>This time, we don't know what to say. That pie. The crust, so flaky. The fruit, so sweet. The little apron. Thank you very much.<p>It's been what, eight or nine years that …

Vince Vaughn: The Biggest Man in the Room

He's also usually the funniest and best liked. So what's he so afraid of?<p><b>Vince Vaughn looks a lot like Vince Vaughn, only bigger.</b><p>He's tall enough to have to duck through doorways, as he just did, and wide enough to spend a lot of time walking sideways through tight spaces, like this steakhouse. He …

Bye, Candlestick

<i>[They played one last regular-season football game at the unlovable old pile in an unlovable corner of America's most overrated city. San Francisco's</i> …

6 Blenders That Pulverize Food Just As Well As The Trendy Vitamix

The brand has tripled its workforce in the last two years as its popularity among health-conscious consumers has surged, with sales growing 52% last year. The Ohio-based company is now considering an international expansion, Crain's Cleveland Business reports .<p>The blender's swift rise over the last …

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