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Connie Britton addresses 'Nashville' rumors

"Nashville" is set to return to television in January, and among many rumors is that Connie Britton, who plays one of the show’s lead characters, will be leaving the show. The actress attempted somewhat to clarify the claims when asked about them on the red carpet at the Emmys Sunday night.<p>"I don’t …

SanDisk's 1TB SD card has more storage than your laptop

SanDisk has unveiled the biggest SD card in the world — a prototype card with an outrageous 1 terabyte of memory. The SDXC card is only a prototype at this point, with no details available on price or release date, but it's still an impressive milestone. As SanDisk owners Western Digital points …

22 lessons from Stephen King on how to be a great writer

In his memoir, "On Writing," King shares valuable insights into how to be a better writer. And he doesn't sugarcoat it. He writes, "I can't lie and say there are no bad writers. Sorry, but there are lots of bad writers."<p>Don't want to be one of them? Here are 22 great pieces of advice from King's …

The personality types that make the most and least amount of money

A lot of things determine how much money you make: your level of education, the job you choose to pursue, the company you work for, your hard skills, your performance, and your ability to negotiate.<p>But one thing you really have no control over that can affect your pay is your personality …

Psychology

From a breakup to alleged murder and suicide: 3 young athletes die in N.Y.

Kelsey Annese spent the last Saturday night of her life on the basketball court. The 21-year-old senior guard helped the State University of New York at Geneseo’s basketball team win a game against Buffalo State, completing a three-point play that allowed the team to maintain a double-digit lead.<p>On …

Crime

Prof Stephen Hawking: disaster on planet Earth is a near certainty

Prof Stephen Hawking said the biggest threats to planet Earth were of our own making, including nuclear war, global warming and genetically engineered viruses<p>Professor Stephen Hawking has warned that a disaster on Earth within the next thousand or ten thousand years is a ‘near certainty'.<p>The …

10 Things Therapists Wish Everyone Would Do

There's no question that life is difficult. And even if you don't suffer from depression or anxiety, just managing the day-to-day can take a toll. Between hectic schedules, balancing work and family responsibilities, and everything else in between, we all could use a little help. Here, therapists …

How to Find a Parenting Effect

Like religion and politics, parenting can be an emotionally charged topic. I argued previously that parenting did not represent a monolithic …

The Scientific Reasons Why Introverts And Extroverts Are Different

<b>This article first appeared on</b> <b>QuietRev.com</b><p>I’m standing in the crowd in front of the stage at the small gritty music club. My two friends—both extroverts—are on either side of me, swaying along with the crooning Indie singer and smiling. I was having fun for a while, but now I’m ready to head home …

The Top 10 Complaints From Unhappy Husbands

Why extremely successful people swear by this 5-minute daily habit

To achieve more, to be happy, and to make a difference, they consciously practice gratitude.<p>John Paul DeJoria writes in a post,<p>"For the most part, I can't tell you how important it is to take those first five minutes [of the day] and be thankful for life."<p>I couldn't agree more. The practice of …

Happiness

Giving thanks could be the key to lasting relationships

Now think about how you <i>reacted</i> to that little act of kindness.<p>Research suggests that people who are grateful — not just by saying a quick "thanks" but also by internally processing that gratitude — get a happiness boost.<p>More importantly, they also tend to feel more connected to their significant …

Having sex more than once a week won’t make you any happier

Scientists have finally answered the question that has troubled advice columnists for generations: How much sex is the right amount? A paper published in Social Psychological and Personality Science on Nov. 18 found that having sex once a week is linked to happiness, but more than that and there’s …

Psychology

Nissan IDS Concept Showcases The Future Of Autonomous Driving

The Nissan IDS Concept unveiled today at the Tokyo Motor Show is the company’s vision of what cars will become in the near future.<p>Central to that vision is autonomous driving, which Nissan says is close to becoming a reality.<p>Its plan is to roll out autonomous technology one piece at a time across …

Autos

Why Do Babies Smell So Good?

Another possibility: It stems from the whitish, waxy gunk (vernix caseosa) that coats the skin of a newborn who has just left the birth canal and made his entry into the world. It’s usually washed off immediately, but the odor might linger on the skin, says Preti.<p>Whatever the cause, it appears to …

Taylor Swift Still Won't Really Say Who "Bad Blood" Is About

Maybe it's a hypothetical?<p>In a new interview with <i>GQ</i>, Taylor Swift once again addressed the true target of "Bad Blood," long believed to be about Katy Perry. Though Taylor has never actually named names, conspiracy theorists settled on Katy last year when Taylor told <i>Rolling Stone</i> that the song's …

15 Things That Make Guys Irrationally Horny

His boner is betraying him.<p>Certain things make guys horny and we totally get it: naked people, pictures of naked people, moving images of naked people, being naked, being touched by a naked person, being touched while naked. The list is endless and largely nudity-related. But sometimes things make …

Answer This 1 Question With Your Husband Every Week for a Healthy Marriage

Yep, that's all it takes.<p>One question once a week can significantly improve the health of your marriage, the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reports. According to marriage therapists, many couples let problems fester way too long without resolving them, and by the time the problem is big enough for them to seek …

11 Ways Every Woman's Body Changes in Her 20s

It all gets super weird, you guys.<p><b>1. Your bones are still getting strong as hell.</b> According to Maria Sophocles, M.D., "Bone strength continues to increase in your 20s, much as a savings account continues to grow with regular deposits. Right now is a great time to eat a diet with adequate calcium …

Fitness

7 Scientific Reasons Why You Should Have Sex Every Single Day

Look, if science says you should go jump your boyfriend right not, then that is what you must do.<p><b>1. It could lower his risk of prostate cancer.</b> According to a study from Harvard Medical School, men who ejaculated more often reduced their risk of developing prostate cancer by 22 percent. Researchers …

I'd Rather Have a Few Close Friends Than a Squad

"Role strain" is a real thing.<p>A big group of female friends seems like the ultimate status symbol these days — my Instagram feed is filled with brunches for 10; brides are flanked by hoards of chiffon-clad, mermaid-blowout-sporting bridesmaids; and you can't order custom sweatshirts that say WITCH …

13 Tricks That'll Make Applying Eyeliner So Much Easier

You might have 99 problems, but your liner won't be one.<p>When explaining the art of eyeliner application, I'll liken it to a relationship. Hear me out: Both require a ton of patience and persistence to make it work and can be super frustrating at times. However, once you put in the proper time and …

Makeup

A Husband Had a Completely Unexpected Reaction to His Wife's Sexy Boudoir Photos

His words left one photographer overwhelmed with emotions.<p>San Antonio photographer Victoria Caroline Haltom recently shared a story with her customers and friends "about a time I messed up really badly," as she put it. Haltom told people she hoped the story would help them rethink how much pressure …

Being a Young Mom Does Not Make Me a Failure

I had to let go of some of my goals, but I have a new definition of success.<p>I hate failure. Born and bred as a true Type A, I've always had my eyes on my goals, on checklists, on societal expectations.<p>I skipped first grade, then I went big and loaded up my classes to graduate with my bachelor's …

I Gave Up My Career Because We Couldn't Afford Childcare

We did the math and considered every option, but ultimately, I needed to stay home.<p>I always swore I wouldn't be a stay-at-home mom. My career was important to me, and I loved what I did. I'd gone to grad school and gotten an expensive degree and took pride in the direct service work that I provided …

13 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became a Plastic Surgeon

The majority of your patients aren't celebrities.<p><b>1.</b> <b>It takes a lot of very unglamorous training to become a plastic surgeon.</b> When I was training to be a plastic surgeon, everyone thought it was glamorous. But it took me 10 years of training. It was not glamorous. We worked over 100 hours a week and …

President Obama Gives Kanye West Advice on Running for the Oval Office

I guess we're taking this seriously.<p>As everyone with access to the Internet knows, Kanye West is running for president in 2020. (I mean, if Donald Trump can do it, anyone can.) So, when Kanye performed at a San Francisco DNC fundraiser yesterday, President Obama took a minute to bestow upon Yeezus …

People Are Freaking Out Over This Victoria's Secret Photoshop Fail

Can you spot the fail that has everyone talking?<p>Victoria's Secret is in familiar territory today, as the brand once again finds itself at the center of a Photoshopping controversy. According to the <i>Daily Mail</i>, an image posted to Facebook in September shows a woman modeling a pair of the brand's …