Nicholas Serrano

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'Late Night Lowlifes' Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon and Conan O'Brien Have a Message for President Trump

President Donald Trump took a swing at late night hosts, and they are not taking this one lying down.<p>Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon and Conan O’Brien …

Donald Trump

Facts don’t change people’s minds. Here’s what does

If you had asked me this question – How do you change a mind? – two years ago, I would have given you a different answer.<p>As a former scientist, I …

Al Gore

Here’s How You Can Help Fight Family Separation at the Border

Lawyers, translators, donations, protest.<p>If you’re horrified by news of families being separated at the borders, here’s a bit of news you can …

Immigration

A travel hacker snagged himself $5,000 of 'free' travel by using a credit card to buy a $60,000 Tesla

Keith Rosso and his wife saved up for over two years to buy a Tesla Model 3.<p>With the vehicle's starting price of $35,000, plus customization, Rosso knew it would be "the largest purchase of my life," he recalled in a post on the credit-card-rewards blog Million Mile Secrets.<p>But the California …

Here's How to Fix Your Dry, Itchy Scalp

Three expert level techniques.<p>We all underestimate the importance of scalp care until it’s too late. Once the dandruff starts falling, or the dome starts itching, or—worst case scenario—the hair goes lifeless and starts to drop out, you've already got a dry scalp. That’s because the signs of an …

10 jobs that pay over $100,000 with the least competition

It's no surprise that tech jobs can offer sky-high salaries. But to land a coveted job at a company like Facebook or Google, applicants have to …

Employment

This Is How Sleep Deprivation Affects Your Appearance

It goes from mostly bad to much worse. We're talking premature aging, puffy eyes, and being grouchy. Go to bed now!<p>It takes one cruddy night of sleep for someone to remark on how terrible you look. Like, <i>Gee, thanks</i>, as if you didn’t already feel like a shell of yourself, now you get a reminder that …

Skin Care

Charges have been dropped against the unarmed man brutally beaten by Arizona police

Video of Robert Johnson’s violent arrest called national attention to the Mesa Police Department’s use of force.<p>An Arizona judge has dropped all charges against Robert Johnson, the unarmed black man brutally beaten by Mesa, Arizona police officers last month.<p>On June 14, a municipal judge granted …

In a Single Day, the Electric Car Boom Gains Speed in 3 States

In a single day, the electric car boom may have scored hundreds of millions of dollars of additional investments in three states.<p>First, New Jersey’s …

Most of Your Vitamin Supplements Really Are Useless, Says Huge New Study

Don't waste your money.<p>Vitamin and mineral supplements are a staple in many people's diets, but there is increasing evidence to suggest the most …

Research

Have a Router in Your Home or Office? The FBI Says Reboot It Right Now to Thwart Russian Malware

VPNFilter is a new threat unleashed by the Russians who hacked the Democratic National Committee.<p>If, like millions of Americans, you have a router in your home or office, it might already be infected by Russian malware named VPNFilter. VPNFilter can interfere with your router's functioning, spy on …

Routers

Best Sci Fi Movies on Netflix Right Now (June 2018)

It's hard to imagine it now, but there was a time when a service like Netflix Streaming was the stuff of science fiction. It's a repository of motion …

Yearly task: 1 smart Social Security move for Americans of all ages

Here’s one thing you should be doing every year, even if you’re young.<p>Every year, the Social Security Administration issues a statement to each American worker. These used to come in the mail, but these days they are generally accessed online at www.ssa.gov by creating a "my Social Security" …

Retirement

After you die, some things in your body keep on ticking, this video reveals

When you’re dead, you’re dead—right? No pulse, no brain activity, no signs of life. But at the cellular level, things can still be ticking right …

How To Choose The Perfect Sunglasses To Suit Your Face

Accessories usually fall into the optional bin for men, but some reside solidly in essential territory. Sunglasses serve a dual purpose in every …

Something’s Wrong with This Story About Trump and Schneiderman

Many are still reeling from the allegations against (former) New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, and now it appears that Donald Trump and …

Donald Trump

I’m Not Done With Kanye—but It’s Getting Hard to Justify This

I’m a fan from day one, and I know the circus. So it was tough for me to get mad at Yeezy. Until now.<p>I love Kanye. And when you truly love an artist, …

Your 401k could make you a millionaire—here’s how one man did it

That 401k plan your employer offers as a workplace benefit could be your ticket to riches. Just ask Fritz Gilbert. Saving in a 401(k) made him a …

Retirement

This New Device Uses Sunlight to Make Safe Drinking Water Even From The Dead Sea

The world needs this.<p>Using an innovative combination of sunshine and hydrogels, a new device just unveiled by scientists is able to produce clean …

The Dyson Supersonic Is the Future of Good Hair

Yep. It's just as good as the vacuums.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>Dyson earned its household name status back in the ‘90s, when it reimagined how a vacuum could most efficiently operate. And …

How To Wear A Hoodie In 5 Modern Ways

There was a time, along with balaclavas, swag bags and black-and-white striped tops, when a hoodie was something that would instantly mark you out as …

Men's Fashion

Telepathy is real

How do we transmit information from one person to another?<p>(Inside Science) -- Now, I don’t want to alarm anyone, but telepathy, the act of transferring thoughts into someone else’s head is now real. As in, published-in-academic-papers real. People have now telepathically communicated with each …

Black Mirror

People are downloading their Facebook data and posting it to Twitter, and the results will terrify you

The Cambridge Analytica scandal continues to roll on. As it does, people are becoming more and more aware of just how much data Facebook has on them.<p>One easy (yet slightly horrifying) way to see it all in one place is to request all of your Facebook data as a zip file. A lot of people have been …

Holding plank for a long time is pointless, fitness professor claims

Holding plank for ever-increasing periods of time has become a staple of many gym classes. Fitness experts claim that staying at the top of a push-up builds core, strengthens back muscles, tones the arms and teaches endurance.<p>But one sports scientist suggests that holding the position for any …

An Incomplete List of Things Black People Should Avoid Doing so They Won’t Be Killed by Police

On Sunday, March 18, police in Sacramento, Calif., fired 20 shots at Stephon Clark, killing him. Clark was unarmed and in his own backyard, leading …

More than 100,000 people still without power after Hurricane Maria

Six months after Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico, many are still left without power; the hurricane caused more than $100 billion in damage, …

Nuclear fusion on brink of being realised, say MIT scientists

The dream of nuclear fusion is on the brink of being realised, according to a major new US initiative that says it will put fusion power on the grid within 15 years.<p>The project, a collaboration between scientists at MIT and a private company, will take a radically different approach to other …

Nuclear Energy

Teenagers Defeat Trump’s Move to Kill Climate Change Lawsuit

A group of 21 youths who accuse the U.S. government of failing for decades to properly address climate change defeated the Trump administration’s …

12 Scifi Movies That Totally Deserved to Win Best Picture Before The Shape of Water

Look, <i>The Shape of Water</i> is great. Seriously, it is. But when you look at film history, the fact that <i>The Shape of Water</i> is the first science fiction …

Blade Runner

4 countries where you can live on just $1000 a month

There are many reasons why you might be thinking about taking the plunge, uprooting your life, and moving abroad. Perhaps you're looking to find an exotic retirement paradise where you can make the most of no longer having to spend so much of your time going to work. It could be that you're moving …