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9 Bizarre Effects of Prohibition

When the 18th Amendment and the Volstead Act were put into place, clearly someone had to see there would be more than a few unintended consequences. …

Alcohol

Are You A Serial Under-Earner?

Underearners have a high tolerance for low pay.<p>Underearners consistently accept low-paying jobs or jobs that pay less than they need, usually for the …

Retirement

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Martin Low obituary

My brother Martin Low, who has died aged 63 after suffering from Alzheimer's disease, was a pioneering biochemist whose seminal work helped to uncover a new and unexpected organising principle of how cells work.<p>He grew up in Southport, Lancashire. From around the age of 12, he regularly attended …

Artist Collaborates with her 4-Year-Old Daughter to Create Amazing Illustrations | Colossal

<p>In one of the best collaborations this blog has seen in ages, professional illustrator Mica Angela Hendricks has been collaborating with her …

The One Reason Every Blogger Should Use Google+

Once again this week I was asked by a colleague why they should care about Google+. This is a person who regularly publishes content, already has a full plate and wanted to be convinced why she should take up another social network. A scenario that’s all too familiar with many people I come in …

Beautiful collaborative artwork from illustrator and her 4-year-old daughter

What happens when a professional illustrator collaborates with a 4-year-old? When Mica Angela Hendricks pulled out her sketchbook in front of her daughter, she found out. "I’m all about kid’s crafts, but when it comes to my own art projects, <i>I don’t like to share</i>," says Hendricks on her blog. "Since …

It Happened To Me: I Became That Blowjob Porn Lady

I'm a coder, a feminist, an atheist, a musician, a small business owner, a Mac lover, a bit of a crazy cat lady and a damn good cook. I'm also almost exclusively known for my blowjobs, at least on the Internet. How did this happen? Allow me to explain.<p>I grew up in Montreal, which is known as …

The Arts

One Hundred Questions: A Toolkit for Conversations

It’s hard to meet people in your 30s, and sometimes even harder to meet new friends or find great couples to hang out with. Sometimes that awkward …

Things From Space, Surreal Sci-Fi Paintings of a Futuristic Earth Under Attack by Robots & UFOs

Arroyo Grande, California-based artist Mark Bryan has created a surreal collection of sci-fi themed oil paintings titled <i>Things From Space</i>. The …

Kotaku

<b>The Heisenberg Conspiracy:</b> <i>Wired</i>'s posted a whole bunch of theories about how to read <i>Breaking Bad</i> and predict what'll happen at the end of the series. …

Toshiba Excite Write review

It's a tricky thing to name your devices after a verb. And when we say "tricky," we mean ill-advised. That Toshiba could willfully overlook Excite as a magnet for terrible (and terribly negative) puns speaks to its distance from the tablet category (remember the Thrive?). Yet, here we have another …

The Jacket Racket: Vintage Book Cover Design

The first book or dust jacket protected bindings from the corrosive effects of the elements. Later it was used to advertise the contents of a book …

Publication Design

Hands-On with the 'Automatic' Connected Driving Assistant System

Announced earlier this year, the Automatic Smart Driving Assistant is a Bluetooth 4.0 device that plugs in to your car's OBD-II port. Typically found somewhere under the steering wheel of every vehicle made after 1996 in the USA, the OBD-II port provides all sorts of useful diagnostic information …

3 WordPress Site Migration Plugins: Move Sites From Local to Production Server - WP Solver

May 14th in Wordpress Plugins by Wordpress Jedi .<p>Have you ever had to migrate your WordPress site from one location or domain to another? The process …

Web Design

19 percent of the web runs on WordPress

SAN FRANCISCO — At the annual San Francisco WordCamp, WordPress creator Matt Mullenweg told the audience a fascinating stat about the service.<p>In a talk that also included details on the next two versions of WordPress, Mullenweg said, “We’re now up to 18.9 percent of the web running WordPress. … …

Sharknado, A Syfy Original Movie Featuring a Literal Tornado of Sharks

<i>Sharks. Tornado. Sharknado. ‘Nuff said.</i><p>Syfy has released an amazing teaser trailer for its upcoming original movie, <i>Sharknado</i>. A spiritual successor …

Lil' Girl Cosplaying As Stan Lee Sitting On Stan Lee's Lap

This is a shot by Vincent James Cracchiolo of a little girl cosplaying as Stan Lee and sitting on the real Stan Lee's lap at the recent Motor City …

Outlook, Office, Skype, Bing, Breaking News, and Latest Videos

Join Rewards and earn points when you explore and search on MSN.<p>See your recent documents, or start one for free with Office Online.<p>Sign in to your …

Baseball Improbably Finds A Hole In Outfield Wall, Disappears

An unconventional way to hit it out of the park.

New York Mets

The Definitive Ranking Of Dinosaurs, From Worst To Best

All dinosaurs are freaking awesome, but some are better than others.

Dinosaurs

Star

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Harry Potter

Haunted Mansion wallpaper and fabric

Kristen sez, "The DoomBuggies website has released a version of the Haunted Mansion Corridor of Doors wallpaper in fabric, wallpaper and gift wrap, …

Adult Tricycle, Port-o

Classic Compact Adult Folding Trike, with 20 x 1.75 wheels, Front Drum Brake<p>$419.00 <b>$379.00 On Sale!</b><p>Classic Compact Adult Folding Trike, with 20 x …