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23 Surprising Weight-Loss Tips That Are Actually Doable

RIP elimination diets, quick fixes, and detoxes.

Fitness

6 Truths About Having A Crush

I bet you can remember having a crush at some time of your life. Daydreaming, tingly feeling deep inside your stomach, inability to clearly express …

Want a Little Family Guy in Your Cards Against Humanity? Stewie’s Sexy Party Game is the Ticket

Gale Force Nine has given us games like <i>Spartacus</i>, <i>Firefly</i>, and <i>Star Trek Ascendancy</i>. Now, they’ve brought us <i>Stewie’s Sexy Party Game</i> based on the <i>Family</i> …

Five Badass Female Spies Who Deserve Their Own World War II Movie

Psst, Hollywood: Why stop with the fictional operative Marion Cotillard plays in Allied?<p>Writer <b>Steven Knight</b> has said that his new film, <i>Allied</i>, is based on a story about World War II spies that he heard third-hand from an old girlfriend. It could well have been more than an urban legend, though: …

13 Black Engagement Rings For Brides With A Dark Side

Back in black. 😎<p>If your wardrobe consists of black, black and more black, a white, yellow or blush stone might not adhere to your personal ~aesthetic~.<p>That’s why we’ve rounded up 13 intriguingly beautiful black engagement rings that will appeal to the less conventional bride.

Brides

29 "Scrubs" Moments That Will Never Not Be Funny

How has it been 15 years since this show premiered?!

27 College Health Tips They Won't Teach You At Orientation

Spoiler alert: it's probably mono.<p>BuzzFeed Health spoke to Dr. Pritish Tosh, infectious disease specialist at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and germ expert Kelly Reynolds, PhD, director of environmental health sciences at the University of Arizona, about how college students can stay …

Microbiology

The ‘Harry Potter and the Sacred Text’ podcast is Bible study—for J.K. Rowling fans

We can’t get enough Harry Potter. Since J.K. Rowling released <i>The Sorcerer’s Stone</i> in 1997, we’ve become obsessed with the wizarding world through …

Everyone Breaks Character in CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR Gag Reel

<i>Captain America: Civil War</i> may have its moments levity, but it’s one of the darkest movies to come out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Captain …

Here's a guide to how often you need to clean everything in your house (aka how to be a grownup).

<i>Good Housekeeping</i> is known for putting their seal of approval on things, but did you know they also have advice on how to do good housekeeping? This …

The Best Essential Oils to Stock in Your Medicine Cabinet

Don't knock it until you've slathered yourself in lavender oil (trust us).<p>You've probably used tea tree oil on your face or unwittingly lathered peppermint oil on your body at some point, but these are just the tip of the iceberg for the many benefits of natural oils. From insect repellent to …

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Gets an Olympics Trailer

This fall, the wizarding world J.K. Rowling introduced in the <i>Harry Potter</i> books, and later in the hugely successful film series her novels spawned, …

Steven Spielberg: Jaws left scars that took years to heal

<i>Jaws</i> may have been Steven Spielberg’s breakout film, but making the movie was anything but smooth sailing.<p>The decorated director guided EW’s Anthony …

Warcraft, X-Men, TMNT & Captain America Box Office Update

Warcraft, X-Men, TMNT and Captain America box office update<p>ComingSoon.net has posted the box office update for the weekend and here are the numbers …

'X-Men' Star Evan Peters Wants a Deadpool-Quicksilver Film

“I think that would be really fun,” Peters tells TheWrap<p>“X-Men: Apocalypse” star Evan Peters doesn’t just want to see a solo Quicksilver movie — he …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Lists 8 (Free) Books Every Intelligent Person Should Read

A Reddit.com user posed the question to Neil deGrasse Tyson: "Which books should be read by every single intelligent person on the planet?"<p>Below, you …

A Giant Humpback Whale Unexpectedly Surfaces Right Beside a Fisherman on an Alaskan Pier

<i>Every time I see a whale I’m in awe, but being this close was something special</i><p>A fisherman in Ketchikan, Alaska named Cy Williams was on the pier of …

21 Quotes That Prove The Women Of "Harry Potter" Are The Real Heroes

Who run the world? Witches.

The Best Memes And GIFs From This Week’s Episode Of ‘The Walking Dead’

As <i>The Walking Dead</i> speeds toward its season finale next week, the big question on everyone’s mind has been who will end up on the wrong end of Negan’s infamous barbed wire baseball bat. But maybe we were paying a little too much attention to that question.<p>In last week’s episode, Denise died with a …

16 Reasons Cardi B. Is A Gift From The Reality TV Gods

We don't deserve her.

Rap & Hip-Hop

24 Times Daisy Ridley Was As Badass In Real Life As She Is In "Star Wars"

Shutting down trolls, standing up for women and slaying every red carpet she steps foot on.

It's hard to deny that Rey from 'Star Wars' is actually Obi-Wan Kenobi's granddaughter when you consider all these facts

<b>[Spoilers ahead — but really the movie's been out for more than 1o days. Why are you reading "Star Wars" analysis if you haven't seen the movie yet?]</b><p><b>Who is Rey?</b><p>Like much of the world last weekend, I had the sincere pleasure of seeing a brand new <i>Star Wars</i> movie. For an entire weekend (and two …

Star Wars

9 Struggles Only Girls Who Are Lactose Intolerant Understand | Women's Health

<b>1. Hoping the Barista Heard You Say “Soy”—Not “Skim”—at Starbucks</b><br>Because otherwise you just wasted four bucks on a potentially life-ruining latte.<p><b>2. Drinking All the Wine at Wine and Cheese Nights with the Girls</b><br>It’s probably one of the only perks of your lactose intolerance.<p><b>3. Keeping a Stash of</b> …

50 Ways Greek Yogurt Can Help You Lose Weight | Women's Health

Though yogurt cup after plastic yogurt cup can get old really quick, this magical food is versatile and perfect for creating weight-loss friendly dips, sauces, and more. Check out these 50 (!) R.D.-approved Greek yogurt hacks you need in your life.<p><b>1.</b> Mix Greek yogurt with taco seasoning, salsa, or …

Christmas dessert recipes

Christmas traditions are an emotional minefield and it behoves those who embrace them to leave a smidgeon of hope to those who fear the Speech, the film with the singing nun and the joyless cannonball that is a Christmas pudding. I have generally found that making the pudding was more pleasing than …

Dessert

Inner Thigh Workout | Women's Health

Beth Bischoff<p>Goblet Squats<p><b>The trainer:</b> Craig Ballantyne, a certified trainer and author of <i>Turbulence Training</i><p><b>Why this move kicks ass:</b> "These work every muscle of the lower body," he says. "To target your inner thighs even more, just take a wider stance."<p><b>How to do it:</b> Hold a dumbbell vertically next …

6 Old Wives Healing Remedies That Actually Work | Women's Health

<b>1. Chicken Soup Fights the Cold</b><br>Slurp away, especially if it’s homemade: “There’s some truth to this, although it doesn’t seem to be strictly related to chicken soup only,” says Ford. “Warm, salty fluid will help hydrate and remove mucus. It’s hard to quantify the beneficial effects of love that go …

7 Blood-Thirsty Facts About Europe’s Real-Life Vampires

Since Bram Stoker’s <i>Dracula</i> was published in 1897, vampires have seized the Western world’s imagination—and the past few years’ influx of vampires in …