Jimmy Sledge

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Why you'll be forced to buy a case for your iPhone X

Today is iPhone launch day. No, not for the highly-anticipated iPhone X (that's not coming until Nov. 3), but for the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus.<p>Some people …

The Dizzying, Surreal Journey of ‘The Leftovers’

A pioneer among recent surreal shows, HBO’s series brilliantly balanced the ordinary and the bizarre.<p>Two episodes into the first season of HBO’s <i>The Leftovers</i>, the beleaguered suburban police chief Kevin Garvey faced an existential crisis because of a bagel. He placed its two halves onto the …

Recipe: German Slow Cooker Pot Roast (Sauerbraten)

<b>Marinate the beef:</b> Stir all the ingredients except the beef together in a large saucepan. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat, then remove from the …

Here's what the world thinks of America

Generations in Asia, Africa, Europe and Latin America have grown up under the influence of the superpower U.S. and have felt awe and envy.<p>America permeated their lives — through comics and Coke, through Hollywood and Neil Armstrong, and via the internet, iPhone and Facebook.<p>It has been seen as the …

Imagining Donald Trump's presidential victory speech (in his own words)

A fictional speech by Trump composed of remarks the Republican nominee-in-waiting has actually made during the presidential race<p><i>Election night, 8 November 2016</i><i>Mar-a-Lago Club, Palm Beach, Florida</i><p>Thank you! Thank you all! This is beautiful! You’re amazing people! Amazing! I love you all!<p>Can you …

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Leaving your dog in your car could soon be a felony in Michigan

Leaving a dog or a cat or any other animal in a car in Michigan could soon qualify as a felony.<p>Michigan lawmakers are considering joining 16 other …

Elizabeth Warren Just Blasted Trump's Nomination in an Epic Facebook Rant

Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren has yet to endorse a Democratic candidate in the race for the White House, but she made it abundantly clear …

This 'Game of Thrones' Card Game Is as Addictive as the TV Show

Forget the Telltale adventure on your PC and the board game, and head straight to 'A Game of Thrones: The Card Game.'<p>It may have escaped your attention. (OK, it probably hasn't.) But <i>Game of Thrones</i> is back on our TV screens for another season of intrigue, nudity, and gratuitous violence.<p>In recent …

'Game Of Thrones' Season 6, Episode 2 Review

<i>Spoilers through Season 6 of ‘Game of Thrones’ follow.</i><p>Sunday night’s episode of <i>Game of Thrones</i> ended with a bang, confirming years and years of fan theories and undoubtedly making TV viewers the world over jump with joy.<p>It also helped prove that my predictions for <i>Game of Thrones</i>‘ sixth season are …

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Step away from the dog! Here's why scientists say you shouldn't hug your pup

Humans are huggers. Most of us just love to go up to the people we care for and give them a big, all-encompassing embrace. So why shouldn't we do it to the furrier members of our families?<p>Because it's totally stressing them out, that's why.<p>As an article published in Psychology Today points out, …

William Shatner: 'Star Trek' Tech Is 'Not That Far-Fetched'

WASHINGTON — William Shatner knows a thing or two about sci-fi tech. The 85-year-old actor is best known for his portrayal of the fictional Captain …

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"This is @maxwellthebulldog. We’re in major denial that this sweet little pup will be one next month!" #dogsofinstagram

Marlowe's pretty bored since her knee surgery but she is healing nicely which is important so GIVE MOMMA BIG KISS.

A Closer Look At Minimalism Today—No Helvetica Allowed

What’s behind our culture’s perennial obsession with minimalism? According to Stuart Tolley, it resurfaces in times of social flux.<p>“For me, it’s a cleansing of the palette,” says Stuart Tolley, who runs the Brighton, England-based design studio Transmission. “It’s a way of stripping back work to go …

Appreciating the Small Joys with @lovewalkeatsee

<i>For more photos through Lara’s eyes, follow @lovewalkeatsee on Instagram.</i><p>“When I look at a landscape, I don’t see a landscape. I see a snippet within it,” says Australia native Lara Miller (@lovewalkeatsee). Lara has a degenerative eye condition that causes tunnel vision, which means she sees the world through a tight circle. But through her unique view, she notices things others might miss. Lara and her husband, David (@chiefmillso), are currently traveling through Europe and Southeast Asia. …