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NFL extra point changes could come in May

The NFL didn't tweak the way extra points are handled just yet, but a vote on potential changes could come in May.<p>The NFL announced multiple rule changes on Tuesday, and more again on Wednesday, but one thing that wasn't changed which generated a lot of discussion heading into the owners meetings …

The Best Hair Color Transformations of All Time, From Marilyn Monroe to Kristen Stewart

Conventional wisdom states that a dramatic hair change is the sign of a changed life. But that particular supposition severely underestimates the potential of going from brunette to blonde, redhead, or beyond. Sometimes, a radical dye job is what changes a life—just ask anyone who’s ever found …

The awesome apps you might have missed last week

Apps

Michael Chabon critiques Kendrick Lamar's 'devastating' lyrics

Award-winning author takes to annotation site Genius and offers thoughts on final lines of Lamar’s new politically charged track The Blacker the Berry<p>Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon has given his thoughts on the lyrics of Kendrick Lamar’s new politically charged song The Blacker the …

Woman Gives Her Dying Dog a Beautiful Bucket List Adventure to Say Goodbye

Travel writer Lauren Fern Watt had been through everything–college, her early 20s, boyfriends, moving to from Tennessee to NYC, and more–with her dog Gizelle at her side. The 160-pound English Mastiff was her best friend, roommate, confidant, and greatest joy. So when Gizelle was diagnosed with …

New England

The next episode of MythBusters takes on Doom

The next episode of Discovery Channel's <i>MythBusters</i> — the show in which rumors, urban legends and myths are tested with a scientific approach — will explore an aspect of video games that most first-person shooter fans take for granted. The question the show will attempt to answer is: "Is it possible …

Mendocino County

Look Back at the Biggest Stars of #Sundance2015 Through the Eyes of InStyle's Photographer Christopher Ferguson

Greetings from Park City! This week, Team <i>InStyle</i> has descended on the snowy town for the annual Sundance Film Festival. It’s always a special time …

Netflix says piracy service Popcorn Time is a real competitor

Netflix isn't just worried about HBO — it's worried about pirates, too. In a letter to shareholders yesterday, Netflix says that piracy is one of its "biggest competitors," and notably, it specifically points to one piracy service that's caught its attention: Popcorn Time. Popcorn Time's app is …

Popcorn Time

2Chainz, Conservative Icon

During a debate with Nancy Grace over marijuana legalization, the rapper laid out a philosophy based on personal responsibility, limited government, and hard work.<p>If you're looking for a concise summation for a certain strain of conservatism, you could do worse than the opening bars of 2Chainz's …

Cannabis Legalization

Cosplay Attack: Hellgirl, Cyclops, Dhalsim, Link, Robin, Venom, Scorpion, and More

Adorable Baby Sister Joins Famous Toddler and Puppy for Daily Naps

In the eight or so months since we last checked in Theo and Beau, the adorable best friends who take daily naps together, a lot has changed for the boy and his pup. Beau turned 3, the Shyba family celebrated Theo's one-year adoptaversary, and the famous duo became a trio! With the birth of little …

Cute Animals

What It's Really Like to Be an Indie Feminist Porn Star

"The sex part is always awkward. I hope people understand that."<p><i>Andre Shakti, 26, was in college for deaf studies and interpreting before she started appearing in porn films for indie companies.</i><p>I started doing sex work when I was 18. I answered an advertisement in our local city paper looking for …

The Holocaust film that was too shocking to show

Photograph: Peter Stackpole/The Life Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>Alfred Hitchcock in 1939.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/1/9/1420820797055/6aee9df2-2852-4f84-8d63-4d864a601c28-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Peter Stackpole/The Life Picture Collection/Getty …

The best iPhone apps of 2014

From SwiftKey and FireChat to Replay Video Editor and Silent Text 2: the best new iPhone apps that the App Store had to offer this year<p>• <b>The best iPad apps of 2014</b><br>• <b>The best iPhone and iPad games of 2014</b><p>The most popular keyboard-replacement app on Android made the leap to iOS in time for the launch …

Kicking ass in Kabul: Afghan Bruce Lee impersonator goes viral

With his shock of black hair and calmly handsome features, 20-year-old Abbas Alizada is the spitting image of a certain famous martial artist and film star – and armed with some nunchuks and a vest, he transforms himself into Bruce Hazara, Afghanistan’s premier Bruce Lee impersonator.<p>The photos and …

7 Most Challenging Shooting Scenarios and How to Make the Best of Them

We photographers love a challenge. Whether it is contorting ourselves into strange positions to get a macro shot, or trying to soothe a screaming …

Punishing Kids for Lying Only Makes Them Lie More

Do you punish your children when they’re caught in a lie? That’s what many parents do, but a new study from researchers at McGill University suggests …

'Tales of the Grim Sleeper' revealing look at accused serial killer

Veteran documentarian Nick Broomfield's "Tales of the Grim Sleeper" is a riveting and chilling investigation into the world of Lonnie Franklin Jr., a South Los Angeles resident arrested in 2010 and accused in a string of serial rape-killings spanning 22 years. The film is as much a provocative …

Crazy Cool Gadgets Currently in Pre-Order

<i>Below is an excerpt from "Crazy Cool Gadgets Currently in Pre-Order"</i> <i>which originally appeared on PureWow. Read the full story at purewow.com.</i><p>We …

Hasselblad Offers Massive Price Cuts on H5D Cameras; Get the H5D-40 Almost Half Off

There may never be a better time to jump into Hasselblad digital medium format than between now and Christmas Eve. All of December, the storied brand …

Keep an Eye on This High School Quarterback. He’s About to Score a Touchdown in a Way You’d Never Expect.

Gymnastics, meet football.<p>Bothell High School quarterback Ross Bowers was already flying high during Saturday night’s Washington state high school football championship game against Chiawana High School, leading his team through the final game of an undefeated season.<p>Bothell would win the game, …

Free the Nipple - Trailer 1

A group of fearless women fight for their right to go topless in public. Based on a true story, this spirited satire follows New York City activists …

New York City

The Grandmaster review – thrilling but often incoherent martial arts epic

“Kung fu. Two words – horizontal, vertical. Make a mistake; horizontal. Stay standing and you win… ” After the false steps of Wong Kar-wai’s <i>My Blueberry Nights</i>, the Hong Kong auteur’s first US project, which found him if not horizontal then at least perilously oblique, this latest film sees him …

More Black Friday deals from NewEgg including laptops, desktops and consoles

Last week we posted a break down of NewEgg Black Friday deals that kicked off immediately and ran through Black Friday. Today's NewEgg deals are just about Thanksgiving and Black Friday with the price drops kicking in one minute past midnight on Thanksgiving and running until the end of Nov. 30.<p>A …

8 Kettlebell Moves That'll Sculpt Your Entire Body

...and FAST!<p>If you love yourself some kettlebell exercises, this workout is for you. (And if you've never tried them out, this workout is for you, too!) Kettlebell exercises are awesome because, thanks to the fact that their weight isn't evenly distributed, they make your stabilizer muscles work …