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Sacha Baron Cohen Didn't Return to Humiliate Republicans. He's Here to End Careers.

Who Is America? is the comedian's most savage work since Borat.<p>At one point during the first episode of Showtime's <i>Who Is America?</i>, Larry Pratt, executive director of firearms lobbyist group Gun Owners of America, is cracking up over the idea of a man raping his own wife. This is before Sacha Baron …

Roy Moore

7 challenges smart people choose to overcome

It’s truly fascinating how smart, successful people approach problems. Where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and …

Self-improvement

The luxurious Pohutukawa tiny home on wheels lets you live large in style

The notion of living large in small spaces is perfectly captured in the Pohutukawa, a tiny home on wheels that fits up to six people and boasts a …

Washing Machines

6 books Barack Obama recommends reading this summer

For the first time since leaving office, Barack Obama is returning to Kenya and South Africa, where he’ll speak in remembrance of the 100th …

Barack Obama

Budgeting Doesn’t Work, So Try This Instead

An expert guide on how not to overspend this summer.<p>Congratulations! If you’re reading this article it means you’re (very likely) a real life adult …

Personal Finance

Mini Shanghai

Why Every Photographer Should Consider Using Back-Button Autofocus

Almost every camera in existence (at least every one I've ever used) comes out of the box with the autofocus activation linked to the shutter button. …

Cameras

Flying Trains Could Be Coming Your Way

It sounds like something Q, the tech guy in James Bond movies, would create: A plane that lands on a runway, shrugs its wings off, turns into a train …

Mockups

People Told Us About the Moment They Realized Their Friend Was a Fake

From BFF to Bye, Felicia.<p>Friends. They pick you up from the airport, hold your hair back when you're puking, and offer their fries in times of need. Friends are so highly valued that there's even an entire religion for them. Without them, we'd have no one to group chat with but co-workers and …

Los Angeles

Scandinavian men are having #Guytalk about #MeToo

In Sweden, one of the world’s most gender-equal nations<b>,</b> guys are having some difficult talks about power, emotional labor, break ups, managing temptation, and parenthood—over dinner.<p>#Guytalk may sound like it’s related to the kind of “locker room talk” that US president Donald Trump has referred …

Sexual Harassment

Award-winning Palm Springs home embraces the California climate in sustainable style

Los Angeles-based architecture firm Poon Design Inc. has crafted a luxury residence that eschews the mid-century modern style for a more minimalist …

Architecture

Papa John's Chairman John Schnatter quits after coming under fire for racial slur

Papa John’s International Inc. Chairman John Schnatter resigned after coming under fire for making racist comments that battered the shares of the pizza chain he founded.<p>The independent directors of the company accepted Schnatter’s resignation, the Louisville, Ky., company said in a statement late …

Equality

The Importance of Sentence Length in Writing

First published in 1985, <i>100 Ways to Improve Your Writing</i>, is a book by author Gary Provost that is loaded with constructive tips for writers of all …

Writing

Meghan Markle's Four-Inch Stilettos Just Battled a Soccer Field, and Won

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Leo Varadkar

Netflix's Extinction Has Everything You Need From a Big Sci-Fi Blockbuster

Netflix's Extinction, directed by Ben Young, is an alien invasion movie with a prominent leading cast, starring Michael Pena (Ant-Man and the Wasp) …

Science Fiction

This prototype chainless bike suggests the future of cycling could be ceramic

Previous Next<p>1 of 9<p>The future of cycling may just have been revealed at Eurobike, an annual cycling trade show that is taking place right now in …

Commuting

Stressed? Here’s how landscape photography can help you relax

<b>Landscape photography is more than just capturing beautiful images—it’s a way to reconnect with nature and get a little headspace in a fast-moving</b> …

Landscape Photography

German neo-Nazi Beate Zschäpe sentenced to life for NSU murders

One of the longest and most expensive trials in German postwar history has ended with a life sentence for the sole survivor of a neo-Nazi terrorist cell, but failed to answer questions raised by victims’ relatives.<p>Beate Zschäpe, a former member of the National Socialist Underground (NSU) group, was …

Crime

This Is the Simplest Way to Start Investing

Inspired by the old-school food pyramid, quantitative analyst Meb Faber has devised an equally simple investment pyramid to help you figure out when you're ready to invest and how to go about it wisely.<p>If you’re curious about investing, but don’t know where to start—stocks, bonds, bitcoin, gold?—it …

Investing

Single-Family House in Valverde / estudio arn arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> It is a single-family house that is developed in ground floor, with a rotund geometry that is folded to …

Architecture

Here are the 16 leaking VPNs to avoid

A VPN is a virtual private network—a way to protect and encrypt your web traffic from prying eyes. There are dozens of VPN services available, but …

Information Systems

Whole Foods Just Announced Their Amazon Prime Day Deals and They Are Seriously Amazing

To celebrate the first-ever Amazon Prime Day since Amazon acquired Whole Foods last year, the grocery store chain is offering special deals and …

Amazon Prime

3 Things Kitchn Editors Refuse to Buy at IKEA

There's obviously lots to love about IKEA. The 79-cent dish towels! The IKEA Family program! All the fun groceries! Our list literally goes on and …

Kitchens

See UNESCO’s Newest World Heritage Sites

TravelWorld Heritage<p>From sacred mountain monasteries to lush volcanic chains, these cultural and natural sites were recognized for their outstanding value to humanity.<p>Last week, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization convened in Manama, Bahrain, for the 42nd session of …

Travel Photography

Best Sci-Fi Books Of 2018 (So Far)

Reading escapist fiction has never been so necessary<p>There's never been a better time to take some time off from reality and escape into some much-needed sci-fi. 2018 has been a great year for great reads, and luckily we still have 6 more months to go. Here are the 10 books that we've already loved …

Science Fiction

Recycled concrete and brick home has zero carbon footprint

There’s plenty of greenery<p>It’s back to basics with this Australian home, a carbon-neutral residence with a scaled-back modern design that makes the most of its small footprint.<p>Designed by the architecture studio Whispering Smith, House A is the first of a trio of homes built from high recycled …

Sure, men can wear shorts — but should they?

<i>Dapper dudes in shorts are cropping up everywhere from the runways to the red carpet. Two Posties take on the polarizing trend.</i><p>Johnny Oleksinski: …

Red Carpet

Researchers find Amazon is selling white supremacist products

A pair of watchdog groups reported that despite Amazon's policy against the sale of racist or 'hatred-glorifying' goods on its platforms, white supremacist, anti-Semitic, Islamophobic and homophobic goods are still sold on the sites. That allegedly includes products in its online store along with …

Rights & Freedoms

Top deal: Your ticket to a six-figure career in the booming project management field

The Project Management Institute’s <b>Earning Power</b> Report makes interesting reading. For example, did you now that the <b>average salary</b> of a U.S. based project manager <b>holding a PMP certification is $111,000?</b><p>If you’re looking to move into this <b>high-powered profession</b>, you will need <b>certifications</b> to <b>stand …

Project Management

A Trainer Says This Is How Long You Need to Lift Weights to See "Noticeable Results"

Now that you've realized that you need to do a combination of strength training and cardio to strengthen and tone, you may be wondering how long until you begin to see any visible changes in your body. Turns out, it doesn't take as long as you might expect with the right tips. We reached out to …

Exercise