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I Worked Out Like Karlie Kloss for a Month

...And it was actually really enjoyable?<p>I'm wearing beat up Supergas and a stained mens sweater right now, but beneath that, there's a secret beast inside of me. An absurdly "basic," girly beast who eats Brussels sprouts at Sunday brunches and who will gladly cough up more than $30 for an exercise …

The Quiet Game

• <b>Author:</b> Greg Iles<p><b>From the author of Mississippi Blood comes the first intelligent, gripping thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling Series.</b><p>Natchez, Mississippi. Jewel of the South. City of old money and older sins. And childhood home of Houston prosecutor Penn Cage.<p>In the aftermath of a …

Midnight in Europe

• <b>Author:</b> Alan Furst<p><b>NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b><p>Paris, 1938. As the shadow of war darkens Europe, democratic forces on the Continent struggle against fascism and communism, while in Spain the war has already begun. Alan Furst, whom Vince Flynn has called “the most talented espionage novelist of our …

Suspicion

• <b>Author:</b> Joseph Finder<p><b>One bad choice gets a father caught up in a deadly situation in this electrifying thriller from New York Times bestselling author Joseph Finder.</b><p>Single father Danny Goodman suddenly finds himself unable to afford the private school his daughter adores. Then Danny meets Thomas …

Best Books of Summer 2014

With Memorial Day come the unofficial start of summer—and the yearly scramble to assemble your vacation reading list begins. We've got you covered with the best new books we've read (so far).<p>__1. <i>The Blessings</i> by Elise Juska __<p><i>Remove one branch from the family tree and its whole shape changes. This</i> …

How To Be Charismatic

By Charlie Houpert,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1nTm2PI<p><b>Question: What is it about Bill Clinton that makes him so charming to everyone he …

10 Talks to Watch at Tina Brown's 2014 Women in the World Summit

You guys! It's finally time for Women in the World: Tina Brown's awesome annual convention where everyone from Angelina Jolie to Sheryl Sandberg to Hillary Clinton get together to talk about how to make the world a better place for women and girls (of course, you know this if you caught Tuesday's …

“The Riddle You’d Have To Be A Genius To Solve”

By Chrissy Stockton,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1h3WaKX<p>Someone on Reddit asked, “what’s the toughest riddle you’ve ever heard?” So far the …

Are You Better Than The Average American At Science?

There's only one way to find out.

National Science Foundation

10 Books Every 20-Something Should Read

Living on your own? Starting your first job? Now what?<p>Navigating your 20s is no easy feat. Between launching a career, nurturing your personal life, and exploring the places you've always dreamed of, daily life can seem equal parts thrilling and discouraging. Fear not—there are tons of wise words …

30 Weird Facts Most People Don’t Know

By Bobby Viner,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1cRz8pv<p>If you’re like me, you like to know things like the number of assholes an abalone snail has …

The Top 10 TED Talks Every Woman Should See

Today, TED announced that Charmian Gooch, an anti-corruption activist who cofounded the watchdog organization Global Witness, is this year's winner of the $1 million TED Prize. (Gooch will explain on March 18 how, specifically, she will use the money to make her "wish" for the world a reality.) You …

Obsessed: Juice Beauty Green Apple Peel

Two words that have always scared me: facial peels. Sorry, but I still have PTSD from seeing Samantha’s raw meat face in that episode of <i>Sex and the</i> …

35 Things Everyone Should Do In Austin, Texas, Before They Die

Whether you're a longtime resident or just trying to hang like a local during SXSW, these are the things that everyone should check off their bucket list in ATX. Mostly they involve eating, drinking, and natural beauty — that's how we do it in Texas.

Texas

First They Attacked A Mall, Then They Repelled SEAL Team Six: The Rise of Al Qaeda 2.0

Few Americans had ever heard of al Shabaab before the fall of 2013. That changed on Sept. 21, when gunmen armed with AK-47s entered the Westgate Mall, a suburban-style shopping center in an upscale neighborhood of Nairobi, Kenya, and began calmly, methodically hunting down and murdering shoppers, …

48 Things That Look Like The Countries Of Europe

German YouTube user Zackabier talks us through what he thinks the countries of Europe look like.

Europe

17 Genius Photos Of People Posing With Books

New York bookstore manager Emily Pullen and her colleagues have spent the last couple of years posing with the books they work with. You can follow her journey here.

Books

26 Cleverbot Conversations That Are Guaranteed To Make You Laugh

Cleverbot is the most hilarious robot on the Internet.

Watch: The Absolutely Shocking Truth Most People Don’t Know About Wealth Inequality In America

By Madison Moore,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1mBFxPW<p>While I was in college, I used to frequent a place called Gourmet Haven, where I’d run to …

3 New Must-Haves for Color-Treated Hair

Another day, another new hair product. Straightener this, no frizz that, extra volume here, super conditioner there. It can be maddening trying to …

6 Moving Hacks You Need To Know

The faster you move, the faster you can have pizza.<p>The best things at three price points

Hacking

Patrick Stewart And Ian McKellen's Impressions Of Each Other Are Hilariously Accurate

"That's very sexy," Stewart said of McKellen's effort.

Ian McKellen

21 Knock-Out Beauty Products Hiding At Your Drugstore

By Kara Nesvig,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/IXZKgp<p>Fashion magazines are always blabbing about wearing a mix of “high and low” clothing, like …

Sleeping Man Hurled 150 Feet Skywards In The Japanese TV Prank To End Japanese TV Pranks

This surely contravenes all manner of health and safety laws.

Pranks

38 Powerful Pictures From The Sony World Photography Awards

The 2014 Sony World Photography Awards have announced this year's shortlist, revealing some incredible pictures from around the world.<p>The Open competition saw 65,512 entries this year, from across 166 countries. The competition is designed so as to provide committed amateur and enthusiast …

Awards

45 Stunning And Bleak Photos Of Life During The Soviet Union

What's the opposite of nostalgia? Photos by Vladimir Sokolaev.

Russia

The 3 Books That Changed My Life

By Mary Sellers,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1isiEck<p>Sometimes there’s that book you read, whether it’s by chance, or fate (if you believe in that …

A Cult Supposedly Made This Creepy Video, “Bad Things” Happen To Those Who Watch It

23 Things You Probably Didn't Know About The Plant Kingdom

Sure, they've been around for about 500 million years at this point, but there's still plenty to learn about our little leafy friends.

Botany