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13 So-Fly Gems We're Totally Bugging Over

Okay, so <i>maybe</i> real-life beetles, spiders, and bees kinda creep us out. Actually, who are we kidding? We're <i>total</i> wusses, and we couldn't even go near …

He Admits to Doing Something Unthinkable to His 3-Year-Old Daughter… But He Isn’t Going to Jail

A wealthy heir from du Pont, Del., will serve no time in jail for raping his 3-year-old daughter because a Superior Court judge claimed in 2009 that he “will not fare well” in prison and should instead get probation and treatment, new court documents reveal.<p>Source: The News Journal<p>Judge Jan …

Inspirational Two-Legged Dog Runs Joyously at the Beach

It's almost impossible to look at these images of an adorable, two-legged boxer and not feel touched. Panda Paws Rescue, a special needs canine rescue, recently uploaded a video of the dog Duncan Lou Who having the time of his life on his first trip to the beach. Despite only having two front legs, …

Winston Scully Gives Pencil Packaging A Facelift - The Fox Is Black

Everyone can picture a classic No. 2. Usually yellow, metal end capped with soft, pink rubber. It is a versatile symbol of creativity, art, …

Yelp's practices sound to some like extortion

Yelp just can't stop living the thug life.<p>Five years ago, I asked whether the popular review site was a shakedown racket for merchants. I quoted a number of small-business owners who said Yelp had threatened to run negative reviews more prominently if they didn't pay for advertising.<p>Jeremy …

Black death skeletons reveal pitiful life of 14th-century Londoners

The 25 skeletons unearthed in the Clerkenwell area of London a year ago may hold the key to the truth about the nature of the Black Death that ravaged Britain and Europe in the mid-14th century.<p>A Channel 4 documentary on Sunday will claim that analysis of the bodies and of wills registered in …

How to plan a round-the-world trip

Itʼs the ultimate trip: circumnavigating the planet, and stopping off wherever takes your fancy. Great for travellers who want to see it all, or who are just plain indecisive. But booking a round-the-world (RTW) trip can be a complex business. Hereʼs our guide to getting started.<p>How to do it<p>The …

Everest Base Camp

AKIRA Reimagined in the Style of Jack Kirby and Stan Lee

Public Murals by A’shop Crew on the Streets of Montreal | Colossal

<p>Montreal based A’shop crew is an artist-run production company that creates graffiti murals, street art, and other public art displays. Most of …

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

Warning to those with vertigo: The Singapore hotel’s nearly 500-foot-long outdoor infinity-edged pool will leave you dizzy. One of the world’s largest infinity pools, the 57th-floor Sands SkyPark sits on top of Forbes Travel Guide Recommended Marina Bay Sands’ futuristic three towers. The …

Fallout Shelter - detail from Fallout Shelter Handbook cover

Fallout Shelter - detail from Fallout Shelter Handbook cover.

More than meatballs: a gourmet guide to Swedish cuisine

Having a muppet as your main culinary ambassador is a lot to overcome, especially for a smallish, out-of-the-way country like Sweden, whose presence in global pop-culture is fairly limited. Swedish food is and forever will be associated with meatballs, flying utensils and the phrase '<i>bork bork …

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How To Take A Selfie Like a Supermodel

Nothing garners more followers than a great selfiewe studied the masters (supermodels!) and came up with 9 easy tips for taking a great photo of yourself.<p>Nothing garners more followers than a great selfie—we studied the masters (supermodels!) and came up with 9 easy tips for taking a great photo of …

Century-Old Photographs of Adorable Cats and Dogs

Harry Whittier Frees, an American photographer who lived from 1879 to 1953, may have created the original LOLcat images! His funny photographs show adorable animals dressed up in clothes and posed in human situations. Often accompanied by humorous captions, the photographs depict the furry little …

Extended ‘All New HTC One’ Leak Video Shows Brushed Gray Stainless Finish

The HTC One (not the old one, the new one) is being introduced tomorrow at an event in NYC that kicks off at 11 AM ET, but in case you weren’t yet tired of the steady stream of leaks that have ruined any possible surprises at the flagship unveiling, here’s a nearly 15-minute video look at HTC’s …

Kevin Bacon cuts “Footloose”: Recreates entire iconic dance sequence on Jimmy Fallon, 30 years later

Must-see video: The actor marks the 30th anniversary of “Footloose” by recreating all the amazing dance moves<p>Kevin Bacon celebrated the 30th anniversary of "Footloose" with Jimmy Fallon on Friday's "Tonight Show" -- and dancing was definitely not against the rules.<p>Bacon recreated his iconic moves …

Laser Engraved Skate Decks

It's finally time for a fresh run of laser engraved skateboards.<p>Magnetic Kitchen is a laser cutting and design studio in NYC. We do all sorts of …

Tasting Report: Everything You Need to Know About Dominique Ansel's Milk and Cookie Shot

The challenge of evaluating chocolate chip cookies is that even mediocre ones tastes damn good when served hot from the oven. With decent chocolate and plenty of butter, it's hard to go wrong.<p>That's why my benchmark for fresh chocolate chip cookies is high. What did the chef do differently or …

Stunning High-Rise Tower Mimics a Tree with Branches

The second architectural folly of the 21st century is upon us. Sou Fujimoto, Nicolas Laisn Associs and Oxo Architects, have crafted an imaginative structure named <i>White Tree</i> in Montpellier, France that dazzles us with its unusual stair-step shape and how it fans into the open sky. For something to …

The drug culture of Hollywood’s golden age

The movie-going public adored the image of glitz and glamour presented to them by their favorite Hollywood stars in the first half of the 20th …

Before & After: A Mid-Century Modern Media Stand Makeover

The middle three drawers were modified by my husband's uncle to have places to put the cable box and DVD player, and we were able to keep some of the …

The Veronica Mars movie: a momentous return from retirement - SXSW review

Dear Marshmallows: Veronica Mars has her own Dark Knight Rises. Swap the dusty cape for a dusty camera and Veronica Mars (the movie) represents the same momentous return from retirement.<p>After a messy cancellation from The CW in 2007, six years of thunderous internet fandom and a paradigm-shattering …

29 Life-Changing Quesadillas You Need To Know About

What have I been doing with my life that I haven't had a blueberry breakfast quesadilla. What has been the point.

Top 20 movies made in and about Los Angeles – in pictures

The 2014 LA film festival will celebrate the city’s movie culture by featuring films set in Los Angeles, so here we showcase some of their options, from Sunset Boulevard to The Fast and Furious, via Crocodile Dundee and Little Miss Sunshine

The 50 Greatest Fashion Quotes of All Time

From Coco Chanel to Marc Jacobs and Bill Cunningham, words to live by from fashion's greatest forces.<p><i>It can be difficult to articulate the power of style and fashion through words, but these icons managed to do so with quote-worthy, inspiring words of wisdom to live by. From the greatest fashion</i> …

Newsweek identifies Temple City man as Bitcoin’s founder

TEMPLE CITY >> Bidwell Street resident Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto doesn’t appear to be an economic innovator.<p>He was certainly a sought-after celebrity …

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Bright Eyes: Chanel Pops for Fall 2014

The Parisian brand was "in the market" for makeup that packs a punch.<p>Chanel's lead makeup artist Peter Phillips complemented each model's skin tone and eye shape with their perfect shade of an ultra bright hue—creating bold shapes from the middle of the upper lash line and extending out toward the …

Let's All Appreciate This Moment of Lipstick Perfection on Eva Green

People, when it comes to red lipstick, it really doesn't get more perfect than this look Eva Green wore at the premiere of <i>300</i> last night:<p>Talk about precise—her lip line is so clean, it's like it drawn on by angels. Plus, there's not one tiny bit of patchiness in the color (the mark of a good …