Shelly Long

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5 Upscale Hostels That Are Nicer Than Most Hotels

By: Jordi Lippe<p>Forget everything you know about youth hostels -- the squeaky bunks, the communal baths, the dude from Poughkeepsie who's been backpacking for two weeks but has totally seen the world, man, and U.S. imperialism has, like, got to be stopped.<p>Sure, 10-to-a-room, all-bunk-bed, …

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

10 Things Every Fashionable Woman Should Have by 30

Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that well-represent her.<p>Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that …

10 Phrases Great Speakers Never Say | Inc.com

While it's really hard to immediately win over a crowd, it's really easy for a speaker to lose the room within the first few minutes of a presentation.<p>To make sure you don't lose your audience, here's Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten, serial entrepreneur and founder of TwitterCounter and The Next Web, …

21 Travel Experiences You Must Have Once (And Only Once)

A few epic places on this Earth deserve a permanent, recurring role on your lifetime to-do list. Then there are overhyped places you should never, ever waste your time on in the first place.<p>Finally, there's a hybrid of the two: a "one and done" travel experience so epic and so awesome and so …

Where everyone in the world is migrating—in one gorgeous chart

It’s no secret that the world’s population is on the move, but it’s rare to get a glimpse of where that flow is happening. In a study released in Science, a team of geographers used data snapshots to create a broad analysis of global migrations over 20 years.<p>The study was conducted by three …

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What 1939 Thought Fashion in 2000 Would Look Like

In this British Pathé clip, fashion designers predict what the future of fashion will be. It mostly involves removable sleeves and adjustable-length …

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Watch Elie Saab's Fall 2014 Runway Live

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7 Crazy Reasons You Should Be Intimidated To Eat With Queen Elizabeth II

The idea of eating with Queen Elizabeth II sounds pretty great -- who wouldn't want to receive an invite to a dinner at Buckingham Palace? But Darren McGrady, the Queen's former personal chef of 11 years, describes a dining scene that sounds even more intense than we thought.<p>McGrady himself started …

Modern Extension To A Victorian House In London Comes With A Quirky Twist!

Renovations and extensions are smart options that allow homeowners to opt for both ecologically and economically viable additions to their existing …

New Year Resolutions Apps | Best Apps - Consumer Reports News

While more than four in 10 Americans will make a New Year’s resolution, nearly a third of those will fail to keep them—that is, if last year’s …

Friendly Font by Positype

Friendly Typeface.<p>The ‘<b>Friendly</b>‘ font was designed in 2012 by Neil Summerour (Foundry: Positype) as a homage to Morris Fuller Benton’s Announcement …

Brilliant Stop-Motion Video of Elderly Man Revisiting Old Memories

There is always a melancholic tone whenever a story is told of an old person, alone with his memories and distant recollections. This is so …

How to Take Architectural Photography at Twilight

When it comes to ambient lighting, daytime photography provides great light for clear, crisp images. But, what about that off time when the sun is …

Hands-on Photo Tip: Non-destructive Editing in Photoshop

In this Hands-on Photo Tip, I will show you the basics of non-destructive editing. If you want to be flexible in your photo editing workflow, and if …

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Dazzling San Francisco Timelapse Photography Journey

Timelapse photography is impressive to watch; it makes the viewer feel as if they are traveling through time. But like anything so impressive, of …

Tips for Learning to Love Photoshop Actions

Tips for Learning to Love Photoshop Actions - sample images before and after, how to apply actions, and when to use them.

Kate Middleton's Latest Outfit Is One You've Seen Before—Twice!

One of our favorite things about Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton is that, even though she's royalty now, she still wears clothes like a normal woman wears clothes (OK, sort of—even she <i>does</i> own a whole lot of Alexander McQueen and custom tiaras). What I mean by that is Kate isn't afraid to wear …

Straight From Chopping Board To The Fire

The Curling Pan is one heck of an innovation! Just imagine popping the cutting board onto the fire and get cooking right away! This means that the …

Why We Hate

Psychologists studying intergroup conflict are trying to understand the atrocities humans are capable of committing. Is evolution to blame?<p>Why do humans do such terrible things to each other? What makes us capable of torture, war, and genocide? These kinds of questions aren’t just broad, rhetorical …

How To Make The World’s Healthiest Pizza

Forget Chicago versus New York: A U.K. food company says it has the perfect pizza. The secret ingredient? Seaweed.<p>There’s a timeless Bill Cosby standup routine about cake–specifically, letting his kids eat chocolate cake for breakfast after considering that the ingredients are mostly healthy: eggs, …

National Geographic Photo Contest 2013, Part II

Time is running out to enter this year's National Geographic photo contest, the deadline for submissions is Saturday, November 30. One first-place winner will be chosen from each of the three categories, and the winning photographs will be published in National Geographic magazine. The overall …

Kate Middleton's Secret Style Inspiration: Barbara Parkins In 'Valley Of The Dolls'?

Some might think that Kate Middleton's superb fashion sense comes straight from the duchess' fascinator-covered head.<p>But no. Upon revisiting the 1967 classic film "Valley Of The Dolls," we've come to realize that Kate was clearly inspired by Barbara Parkins' Anne Welles, the poised New England …

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