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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Review<p>A deep dive on <i>Avengers</i> for those who've seen the movie.<p>By The Editors of GQ4 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair …

Bill Murray

Jimmy Fallon Reads the Best "Dad Quotes" Hashtags

Jimmy Fallon

Why The Supreme Court Unanimously Ruled that Human Genes Can't Be Patented

1. If enough genes are patented, babies could be considered copyright infringement.<p>2. They confused genes and jeans, and pants must have already been …

3 Sinister Reasons You're Addicted To Junk Food

Everybody wants to eat healthy! Eventually! When we, uh, finally get around to it! Come on, how hard can it really be to give up junk food?<p>About as …

Nutrition

No, My Dad's Just Curvy!

Curvy

#50760

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Because That Would Be Creepy as Hell

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Walmart

Sparkle

“A Fourth of July variation of the old warning, ‘Never fry bacon naked.’ Ouch. It’s me and my dad in this picture, and he still loves playing with …

Longreads on Twitter: ""The Semplica-Girl Diaries." A father's extravagant party for his daughter (George Saunders, @NewYorker #fiction) http://t.co/mxsJNtCw"

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Sunday shows solve Syria and government surveillance!

The punditry experts of “Meet the Press,” “This Week” and “Face the Nation” unlock geopolitical puzzles in minutes<p>Today on the Sunday Shows: War in Syria. The U.S. arming "the rebels." The Surveillance State. A world of terror, danger, chaos and impending doom. And so ABC's "This Week," NBC's "Meet …

Social Conservatives Still Control the GOP

Despite worries that their focus on abortion and gay marriage is a liability for Republicans, they're as well-organized, vigilant, and powerful as ever.<p>Ever since Republicans got clobbered in the last election, some have suggested they dial back some of their hard stances in the culture war. The …

Patton Oswalt on rape jokes, joke stealing, and heckling.

<i>This piece originally appeared on Patton Oswalt’s website.</i><p><b>1. Thievery</b><p>“Develop a little self-righteousness. A lot of that is an ugly thing, God knows, …

Midday open thread

Edward Snowden appears unwilling to face the legal consequences of his asserted-conscientious civil disobedience: he has stated his intent to fight …

THE TRUE REASON FOR THE DEMISE OF AMERICAN SOCIETY

We just went from 27th in the world to 32nd in the world in Math and science. About 9 million households are raising children without the parents of …

Justin Rose wins U.S. Open for first major; Phil Mickelson is 2nd

Teeing off on the final hole at the U.S. Open, Justin Rose figured he needed par to seal a victory.<p>The direction and trajectory of his shot looked good, but not until he walked up the fairway did Rose see that his ball had landed right beside a plaque commemorating the famous one-iron shot that Ben …

Mark Teixeira to miss a few days

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The New York Yankees got favorable news on Mark Teixeira when an MRI performed Sunday morning revealed inflammation but no new …

New York Yankees

Review of the Lynktec TruGlide Pro Precision Stylus

Lynktec was kind enough, once again, to provide us with one of their new products to test drive for our readers. The TruGlide Pro Precision Stylus is …

In the news

• New York lawyer and TechnoLawyer publisher Neil Squillante reviews Penultimate, an iPad note-taking app. My favorite app for taking notes on an iPad …

Alternate Icons on iOS 7 Website Likely Old Marketing Material

After Apple debuted iOS 7 on Monday, the website for the new operating system displayed a set of icons that were different from the icons found in the current version of iOS 7.<p>Apple has since updated the website, but the Weather, Passport, and Reminders apps looked notably different, with the …

A closer look: iOS 7 Control and Notification Centers | MacNN

updated 07:35 pm EDT, Sat June 15, 2013<p>by MacNN Staff<p>The new Control Center is one of the feature highlights of iOS 7<p>In addition to a wide-ranging …

Apps

Apple's signature, its meaning, and its promise

This was Tim Cook's WWDC, not only headlined by a risky, heavily skeuomorphic, deeply gamified iOS 7, but wrapped in messaging that elaborated on …

Requiem for a Back Button

I’m working up to writing at greater length about iOS 7 because, well, blogging. In the meantime, I thought I’d make one specific point. The thing …