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How ‘Jersey Shore’ Killed the Guido Aesthetic

Soon after Snooki and the Situation made the rest of the country aware of the tri-state area look, it started to disappear.<p>I’d never anticipated the premiere of a show quite like I did the original <i>Jersey Shore</i>. “It’s going to be <i>amazing,</i>” I kept saying, and everyone in Staten Island agreed. Having …

Michael Schumacher urged to 'keep fighting' by daughter Gina

Michael Schumacher, who suffered devastating head injuries in a skiing accident in the Alps, has been urged to 'keep fighting' by his daughter, Gina.<p>Gina Schumacher, 20, made an emotional appeal in an Instagram post in which she wrote "There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved …

Man dragged off plane: 5 key questions on United's $800 mistake

<b>(CNN) —</b> By now, the video of a United passenger being dragged off a flight at Chicago's O'Hare airport has made it around the world and undoubtedly inundated your news feeds. There are a million things to unpack about the incident: The appropriate use of force, the rights of passengers, the PR …

Flying

Georgia Pair Sentenced to Prison for Perpetrating Hate Crime at Black Child's Birthday Party

A man and woman in Douglas County, in Georgia, have each been given double-digit sentences for their part in crashing an African-American child’s …

WhatsApp vulnerability explained: by the man who discovered it | Tobias Boelter

Facebook denies it is deliberate loophole but Tobias Boelter sets out what the vulnerability is and why it matters<p>There was an outcry when the Guardian published my information regarding a vulnerability within WhatsApp’s implementation of end-to-end encryption, but much of the response misses the …

Watch Steve Jobs introduce the iPhone 10 years ago today

On January 9th, 2007, Steve Jobs stood on a stage and introduced the device that would come to define the biggest tech company in the world — the iPhone. Exactly 10 years later, Apple is celebrating that announcement at Macworld 2007, remembering the “revolutionary product” that Steve Jobs …

Tim Cook

David Remnick: Why Trump’s win is ‘an American tragedy’

<b>On the night of 8 November, as the seismic result of the US presidential race came into focus, New Yorker editor David Remnick penned an emotional polemic calling Donald Trump's victory "an American tragedy" and "a sickening event in the history of liberal democracy".</b><p>It made him a hero to many in …

Adults Were Terrified To Look At The Kitty, Until A 7-Year-Old Girl Saved Her

No one bothered to stop and help this disfigured kitty who spent its miserable days living on the streets of Istanbul. People were just too …

Donald Trump outlines policy plan for first 100 days

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President-elect Donald Trump unveiled plans Monday for his first 100 days in office, including proposals related to immigration, trade deals and defense policy, using a video published online to briefly outline his proposals.<p>Trump promised to withdraw from negotiations on the …

Donald Trump

Jim Glickenhaus’s Supercar Could Lap the Nurburgring in 6:30—On Street Tires

The SGC 003S packs a ton of power, a ton of downforce—and barely more than a ton of weight.<p>Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus<p>Will Sabel CourtneyView Will …

Why It's Time for Samsung to Discontinue the Galaxy Note 7

The Galaxy Note 7 was supposed to help Samsung take on the iPhone. But now, it’s becoming increasingly clear it might need to be discontinued.<p>A …

Oh My Goodness, Chimera Cats Are Twice As Beautiful As Regular Cats

I, for one, welcome our two-faced overlords.

The GIF Is Dead. Long Live the GIF.

Inside the internet's long, doomed quest to replace its most iconic and flawed filetype.<p>November 5, 1999, was Burn All GIFs Day. Had you visited its homepage that Friday, you would have seen the movement's game plan laid out as plainly as its name: "On Burn All GIFs Day, all GIF users will gather …

The life and death of Luis Góngora: the police killing nobody noticed

No one tracks police brutality against the homeless. So while some shootings make international headlines, the deaths of those living on the streets – though disproportionately high – often barely cause a ripple<p>The man walked down the sidewalk, the blade of a kitchen knife glinting in his hand.<p>He …

A day in the life of Aleppo's White Helmets | Humanitarian crises

<b>Aleppo, Syria -</b> It's around midnight and two rescue workers are engulfed in smoke, hosing down a fire in a burned out shop in Hanano district. Close to the frontline in the rebel-held eastern part of Aleppo, Hanano is often exposed to artillery fire and aerial bombings.<p>The body of an old man who …

The Four Women Saving Wrestling

WWE is undergoing a massive change, thanks, in no small part, to the Four Horsewomen—four preternaturally fierce and gifted wrestlers who frequently outshine their male counterparts. Meet Sasha Banks, Becky Lynch, Charlotte, and Bayley, who are quickly ushering in a new era.<p>There they were, one …

Forget Sexting. Here's Another Twist in the Anthony Weiner Saga.

Weiner alleges his wife Huma was never supposed to even be in this year's much-hyped documentary.<p>When I first saw <i>Weiner</i> earlier this year, I was struck by the unbelievable access granted to the filmmakers. The documentary, which followed disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner as he sought …

10 Documentaries About Serial Killers You Should Never Watch at Night

Serial killers engaged our minds like no others. They can be anyone; from the odd-looking guy at the corner of the bar to the cheerful salesman …

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Iris Scanner Explained: Why New Mobile Security Feature Is Considered A Game Changer

For the past two days, Samsung has been talking about its Galaxy Note 7’s iris scanner on its online newsroom, highlighting the reasons why this new …

We Finally Know the Differences Between Cat People and Dog People

If you've ever struck up a conversation with a pet-lover, you're well aware that a preference for dogs or an inclination for kitties can make or break a budding relationship—friendly or otherwise. The two camps typically stand apart, but thanks to careful analysis from the all-seeing, all-knowing …

This Has to Be the Fattest Cat on the Planet

I mean, look at this little monster.<p>There's really nothing better than a fat cat (as long as it's healthy, of course). Their fur gets fluffier, their face starts to look adorably squashed, and they can't be bothered to run away when you try to cuddle them. They just roll over and take it, as if to …

3 Must Dos For Amazing Sex

<b>Romance</b> - an emotional state that happens when two people nurture and encourage acts and thoughts that cherish each other.<p><b>Passion</b> - an emotional state that arises when a strong interest of desire, curiosity, and attraction.<p>Put these two emotions together and you have the opposite of impersonal sex: …

Will Power

Apple Has Sold Its 1 Billionth iPhone

It’s official: Apple has sold one billion iPhones worldwide.<p>The company announced the milestone on Wednesday during a company meeting at its …

10 months with Apple Watch

After a little over a year since my post “So what about Apple Watch”, here is what I was afraid it would be and how it turned out.<p>Fear #1: It’ll end …