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5 Bizarre Comic-Con News Stories from Years Past

Comic book legend Stan Lee’s life has always been an open book. The co-creator of some of the greatest superheroes and most beloved stories of all …

Master the New Xbox One Experience

The New Xbox One Experience<p>Much like Xbox 360 before it, Xbox One is getting a much-needed front-end overhaul – and it's about time, too.<p>Two rocky …

Apps

What to Drink at Your Halloween Party

Celebrating Halloween as an adult is great. You get ultimate control over your costume and don't have to sport an awkward Mom creation. You don't have to beg for candy and sort through the crap to find the ones you actually like—being an adult means you can buy your <i>own</i> candy and eat it to your …

The Creepiest, Scariest Dessert Recipes Your Halloween Needs

Eyeballs and brains and so much more.<p>Halloween is just around the corner, and you all know what that means: so much sugar. Candy bars will start appearing on every counter top and it will be glorious. But don't fill up on those bite-sized chocolates, because you have to make sure to save room for …

Dessert

41 Hacks To Help People With ADD/ADHD Work Better

Michael Phelps, multiple gold medal winner in swimming, has ADHD. So do many other famous and successful people. If you have this diagnosis, you have …

House Painting Mistakes Almost Everyone Makes (and How to Avoid Them)

To help you avoid mistakes on your next paint job, we put together this list gathered from painting experts, The Family Handyman editors and our …

Getting Started With Travel Photography

I'm not a great photographer.<p>You're more likely to see me snapping away in auto than fiddling with my aperture; relying on editing techniques over …

How to Randomly Hack a Home Routers

In this tutorial "How to Randomly Hack a Home Routers", we are going to show you how to use port scanner to identify home routers (and even office …

Routers

This 'Game of Thrones' book passage may give a massive clue to Jon Snow's fate

<b>Warning: Literally every line after this one is riddled with Game of Thrones spoilers, so tread carefully if you're not up-to-date with the books</b> …

10 Ways to Get a Free Upgrade to Business Class

Successful people “think” success all the time. That is why their goals are firmly lodged in their subconscious. The subconscious is brilliant at …

Motivation

How to Choose an Offbeat Travel Destination (Without Getting Screwed)

If you want to go see the Eiffel Tower or the Grand Canyon, there are tons of well-written travel guides to help. If you want something a little more …

Ask an Expert: All About Choosing the Right Mattress and Getting Better Sleep

There are a lot of factors to consider when you buy a new mattress: you want to find the perfect firmness that will help you get a good night’s sleep …

Top 10 Dating and Relationship Challenges You Can Overcome

It doesn’t matter whether you’re going on your first date your getting married, living together or long distance: we could all use a little …

Top 10

Game of Thrones: Joffrey is the hero in reimagined video

When you play the game of thrones, you win, or you edit the footage to make it look like you won.<p>Proving that it’s possible to give <i>anyone</i> a …

How to Lose 50 Pounds or More

Trying to lose a significant amount of weight is a lot like training for a marathon. You know the journey ahead is going to be difficult, and getting …

Fitness

20 Simple And Creative Ways to Earn Money

Anum Yoon<p>Writer & Journalist Read full profile<p>We could all use some extra cash. Whether it’s to pay off your debts faster, save up for a vacation, or …

50 Wall Art Pieces Under $50 to Buy or DIY

Take it from a gal who just moved into her first apartment — decorating is not cheap. After dropping major bills on furniture and housewares, it’s hard to justify spending that extra buck on wall art, you know? But those white walls need a little love too, and adding art you love is the best way to …

10 beautiful British walks that end in a pub

Myrcella Baratheon Totally Owned Bran Stark On Twitter

Just like your dad, lol. BURN. (Spoilers ahead.)

Top 10 Tips for Hosting the Perfect Get-Together

Whether you’re entertaining for a crowd or just having a last-minute get-together with close friends, the right supplies and tools can make your …

DIY air con video shows perfect way to cope with heat

Brit finds ingenious way to deal with the UK heatwave by creating a DIY air conditioning unit<p>This could be the DIY solution to the heat woes of every worker stuck in a stuffy office on the hottest day of the year.<p>One smart Brit has created a homemade air conditioning unit using a soft drink can, a …

Hey Chef, What Can I Do With Jicama?

We love jicama for its slightly sweet crunch and ease of prep—just cut it into matchsticks for crudités or sprinkle on some chili powder and lime. But there's more to these porous roots than meets the eye. Here are five ways to use jicama from chefs around the country, all worthy of becoming …

Take Your Condiments to the Next Level with These Homemade Flavor Boosts

Anyone can grab a bottle of Heinz or a jar of Hellman’s from the grocery store, but with just a little bit of extra work you can easily make your own …

All the Stuff You Can Rent Out to Earn Extra Cash

Everyone loves earning extra cash. Launching a side project or business can be lucrative, but it can also be a lot of work. If you’re looking for an …

20 Secret Doors and Clever Hiding Places

The fascination with secret doors and hidden compartments has been around since ancient times; thousands of years ago, the Egyptians hid chambers deep in their pyramids. While hidden doors may not be found in everyone’s home nowadays, the desire to have clandestine passageways and secret stashes …