Jaylyn Singleton

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Cudjo Lewis: the last survivor of the last slave ship from Africa to America

<i>Cudjo Lewis told his story to Zora Neale Hurston, whose 1931 book Barracoon is now being published for the first time</i><p>One longstanding feature of the Cheltenham Festival of Literature is the Cheltenham Booker Prize, which picks a year before the real Booker began and decides which novel would have …

Black History

How Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Became a Rock Star

The new doc ‘RBG’ chronicles the life of the trailblazing Supreme Court justice. Directors Betsy West and Julie Cohen write about their experience …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The Boy Scouts' New Name Change Is an Epic Fail (And a Giant, Unintentional Gift to the Girl Scouts)

Everything about this says "decision by committee." And it's not a good decision.<p>So much for the Boy Scouts. The 108-year-old Boy Scouts of America organization is making a massive change: renaming its flagship program.<p>It made sense in theory. Since the Boy Scouts are now trying to recruit girls, …

Boy Scouts of America

I Asked All My Tinder Matches About Their Ideal Girlfriend & Was Pretty Surprised

When I set out to ask guys what they look for in a serious relationship, I'll admit I didn't have high expectations. After all, I've spent a lot of …

Relationships

7 things women hate hearing men say

7 things women hate hearing men say<p>So what’s the trick or rather the game plan to understanding women? I recall having countless conversations with …

Relationships

The Collective

In Bill Cosby's second trial and third public reckoning, it was the women who were finally heard.<p>Janice Dickinson had had enough.<p>The former model and reality-show regular was on the stand testifying that in Lake Tahoe in 1982, Bill Cosby raped her in his hotel room. In her memoir <i>No Lifeguard on</i> …

Comedy

The Complete Timeline of Marvel Cinematic Universe Movies, From 'Iron Man' to 'Infinity War'

Here’s every single thing that happened across the 19 MCU movies to get you ready for “Avengers: Infinity War”<p><b>The beginning of time:</b> The Big Bang …

The Best Cookie Recipes To Bake This Weekend

Baking is a form of altruism. What better excuse to make some cookies?<p>Baking for others is a delicious form of altruism that’s been proven to boost your overall sense of well-being and help connect you with the people you love. But what if you just don’t have time for altruism during the busy …

Dessert

11 Sweet Scone Recipes You'll Want to Bake Immediately

Wherever you stand on the age-old debate of which comes first, jam or cream, one thing is certain: scones are truly delicious. And if you're open to a few lively flavors, we've found some rather worthy additions to add to your repertoire alongside the classic British scone recipe. From chocolate …

Breakfast

Watch Beyonce Bring Out Destiny’s Child And Solange At Her Jaw-Dropping Coachella Performance

Tonight Beyonce gave Coachella fans a long-awaited set that was legendary. She completely earned her title as queen, once again. But its always the guest stars that Bey brings out that make performances feel even more special. It was rumored that she was going to reunite her former girl group …

Bacon fat is the key to the best chocolate chip cookies

Bacon almost seems like a cop-out these days, a lazy way to try to make make your recipe a little more exciting. And let’s be honest: chocolate chip …

22 Healthy Snacks Every Student Needs In Their Life

Some food for thought.<p><b>We recently asked the BuzzFeed Community for their go-to snacks to help them power through a study session. Here are some of their picks, along with several of our favorites! 🍫</b><p><i>Want to be featured in similar BuzzFeed posts? Follow the BuzzFeed Community on Facebook and Twitter.</i>

Breakfast

Brooke's Best Bombshell Brownies Recipe

"These brownies are the bomb! I've found the perfect combination of ingredients to make the fudgiest brownies yet... Enjoy!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup butter, …

Creme Brulee French Toast Recipe

"Very rich French toast - can be made ahead of time."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup unsalted butter<p>1 cup packed brown sugar<p>2 tablespoons corn syrup<p>6 (1-inch …

Baking

18 Home Hacks To Try If You're Always Forgetting Things

Always forgetting your lunch? Clip a clothespin to your purse.

Doorhandle

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

The 10 worst movie sex scenes of all time

<b>Recent releases Red Sparrow and Fifty Shades Freed have both been mocked for their sex scenes.</b><p>The Guardian described those in the latter as though …

Vision-improving nanoparticle eyedrops could end the need for glasses

High-tech eyeglasses can give blind people the ability to see, but could the development of eyesight-improving eyedrops help eliminate the need for …

7 tips to keep your brain as sharp as your body

When it comes to our hearts, even the non-medical types among us pretty much know what we need to be doing. In a nutshell: exercising and eating right.<p>But when it comes to our brains, guidelines tend to be foggier. Besides, we figure, since we’re probably as smart as we’ll ever be, what can we …

15 Frittatas, Egg Bakes & Casseroles to Eat Anytime

While eggs are slapped with the label of "breakfast food," savvy home cooks know that eggs — and the comforting, protein-rich dishes you can make …

These sleek $250 earbuds can translate languages in real time — and it's like something out of 'Star Trek'

The company's first product, the Pilot translating earpiece, started as an Indiegogo campaign in 2016. Now, the Brooklyn-based startup says it has sold 27,000 units and has begun shipping to its early customers.<p>The Pilot looks like a fairly standard pair of wireless earbuds. They fit snugly in your …

Trump attacks 'terrible' actor Alec Baldwin in typo-laden tweet

President Donald Trump lashed out Friday morning at Alec Baldwin, the actor who has famously played him on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” since the fall of 2016, writing online in a typo-laden post that watching his performances was “agony” for audiences.<p>“Alex Baldwin, whose dieing mediocre career was …

Golden Globes

17 Things You Can Make In A KitchenAid Mixer

Everything from sticky rolls to pizza dough.

Dessert

Dog Breed Guide Is a Hilariously Accurate Representation of 20+ Different Pups

Choosing a canine companion can be a challenge. Different dog breeds each have their own personalities that might mesh perfectly with yours, or the two of you might drive each other crazy. Luckily, illustrator Grace Gogarty, aka Little Tunny, has created a hilariously helpful guide to distinguish …

We're Crazy In Love For Leslie Jones, Tara Lipinski And Johnny Weir's Beyoncé Moves

Such a funny thing for us to try to explain at the Winter Olympics.<p>This is Winter Olympics history in the making.<p>Leslie Jones, Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir are “Crazy in Love” with Pyeongchang, South Korea, in a Beyoncé-inspired video they created Sunday:<p>“Saturday Night Live” comedian Jones joined …

Johnny Weir

I Took 7th Graders to See ‘Black Panther.’ Here’s What They Said.

Seven seventh graders arrived at the theater, excited. There were braces and glasses, sneakers and hoodies, teasing and giggles — all the trappings of tweens. They clapped, whispered, squirmed and guffawed. They quite literally sat on the edge of their seats.<p>I had invited a handful of 12-year-olds …

Black Panther

This Scene in Black Panther Is the Ultimate Clapback to Donald Trump

<i>Warning: Spoilers for Black Panther below!</i><p>Not only is <b>Black Panther</b> set to become one of the highest-grossing movies of the year, but its compelling storyline about whether empowered nations should step in to help those in need and accept refugees is strikingly relevant in today's political climate. …

22 Steamy Sex Hacks For People In Long-Distance Relationships

Anyone on that long-distance relationship grind deserves a standing ovation. Not only are you committing to putting in that extra effort every day, …

Apps

'Time-traveller from 2030' PASSES lie detector test over whether his future predictions are true

A man who claims he is from the year 2030 - and has revealed a number of predictions for the future - has undergone a lie detector test and …

Donald Trump

15 Favorite Interview Questions to Completely Disarm Job Candidates (in a Really Good Way)

We asked readers for their favorite interview questions -- and we weren't disappointed.<p>Maybe your favorite interview question is one of the most common interview questions. Maybe it's one of the most common behavioral interview questions. Or maybe you have a less conventional interview question you …