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12 fictional villains you hated as a kid that you'll relate to as an adult

Perspectives change a lot as you age. For example, you might find yourself all of a sudden actually wanting to eat broccoli or finally understanding that your mom wasn't just nagging when she made you hang up your clothes, she was helping them not get wrinkled. Adulthood is wild.<p>Another way age …

Paramount Pictures

These 22 sketches make complicated financial concepts simple enough to fit on a napkin

Tina Hay doesn't think in numbers.<p>In 2002, enrolled in a finance class while pursuing her MBA from Harvard Business School, she realized that her classmates who came from the world of banking and consulting were acing the coursework without a problem, while she struggled to master the concepts …

Personal Finance

5 takeaways from the Supreme Court's monumental ruling in support of Trump's travel ban

<b>(CNN) —</b> In its most consequential decision of the term, the Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld President Donald Trump's so-called "travel ban" -- arguing that the chief executive has the power to limit entrance into the US from seven countries.<p>It is a massive win for Trump, who had watched as his …

Donald Trump

How to Quickly and Effectively Learn a New Language Before Your Next Vacation

The process of preparing for a trip abroad can be daunting. Between packing and planning, learning foreign words and phrases may get put on the back …

Language Learning

Blockchain can lift billions out of poverty, Overstock CEO says

Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne is hoping to use his original take in bitcoin to eradicate poverty around the world.<p>The company became the first major retailer to accept the cryptocurrency in 2014 when it was trading at $400 a coin.<p>In an exclusive interview with FOX Business’ Liz Claman, Byrne said he …

Bitcoin

10 Smoothies With More Protein Than Two Eggs

1 of 11<p>mama mia/shutterstock<p>When you think high-protein breakfasts, you inevitably think eggs. But two eggs pack only about 13 grams of protein, and there are plenty of simpler morning meals delivering way more of this hunger-quashing nutrient. Each of the following 10 delicious smoothies contains …

Healthy Eating

10 Beach Towns You Can Actually Afford to Buy a House In (+ Listings We Love)

1 of 20<p>St. Marys, Georgia<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 20<p>Hot Listing<p>3 of 20<p>Astoria, Oregon<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 20<p>Hot Listing<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 20<p>Pensacola, …

North Carolina

How to lose underarm 'batwing' fat

<b>(CNN) —</b> Chances are, if you are a woman over 40, you are probably familiar with the term "batwings" to describe the stubborn fat and sagging skin that starts appearing under your upper arms around this age.<p>Though it's difficult to completely avoid or correct, you don't have to toss your tank tops …

Workouts

Leaked EPA email tells staff to play up climate denial, ignore actual data

It's no secret that Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Scott Pruitt disagrees with the overwhelming evidence tying human emissions …

Climate Change

Cyber Monday Flight Deals Include $49 to the Caribbean and $89 to Europe

There are also $20 domestic tickets.<p>Cyber Monday isn’t just about discount codes for online purchases and big sales from major retailers like Walmart …

Flying

Neuroscientist Christof Koch on Free Will

“Freedom is always a question of degree rather than an absolute good that we do or do not possess.”<p><i>“I want to be free,”</i> seventeen-year-old Sylvia Plath declared in a letter to her mother — a yearning that hurled her in the inevitable logical direction of the larger question of what freedom really …

4 Minute Workout That Replaces 1 Hour in the Gym

Going to the gym is a chore for a lot of people. Here’s a few reasons why most people hate going to the gym:1. Paying a membership fee<br>2. Travelling …

18 Travel Accessories Every Budget Traveler Should Have

Being a budget traveler in of itself is an adventure (and sometimes having the right travel accessories can make the adventure that much easier!) …

UN Agencies Turn to Blockchain In Fight Against Child Trafficking

The United Nations has partnered with the World Identity Network (WIN) to develop a blockchain identity pilot aimed to help curb child …

Before you buy bitcoin, read this

Many investors are asking: Should I buy bitcoins or other cryptocurrencies? And if not, why?<p>Bitcoin, the leading digital money, has risen 700 percent this year to as high as $7,146, and is up 3,500 percent since a low in January 2015. Nearly every day bitcoin and other cryptos are making headlines. …

Four Habits That Can Transform Your Leadership

What makes leaders effective are the habits and mindsets they bring to the workplace every day.<p>As part of my research for The Science of Story and the development ProHabits - a research and personal development tool focused on habits that can transform the workplace - I've now interviewed hundreds …

Leadership

Soon, everyone can read the dirt on Trump’s White House

Michael Wolff has been shadowing the White House for months, documenting the strife — and now everyone is panicking<p>Famed columnist Michael Wolff gained extraordinary access to the Trump White House to write a new book, and now everyone on Pennsylvania Avenue is alarmed about what he might …

Peru Wants Machu Picchu's Sacred Sister to Attract More Tourists

The iconic 15th century Inca citadel Machu Picchu attracts more than a million visitors a year to the cloud forests of southern Peru. Sixty …

The Bitcoin Conundrum

By Matthew DeMichiel, Kevin Dennean and Laura Kane<p>While Bitcoin's return on investment this year has been outstanding, it hasn't happened without …

The 10 Most Random Things That Will Get You In Trouble At Airport Security

Catching a plane is never <i>not</i> stressful: Even the most seasoned traveler among us can get held up at security screening. With the TSA constantly …

3 days in the Baroque city of Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg, a small city in Austria, has long been famed for Mozart, <i>The Sound of Music</i>, and its one of a kind landscapes – snow-capped peaks, lush …

What Is the Digital Divide and Who's Still In It?

Internet Access Still a Problem in Rural America<p>While America’s once vast digital divide is narrowing, the gap between groups of people who have …

Demographics

Mine for Bitcoin with ANY Computer

Mining is a great way to enter the cryptocurrency ecosystem. However, Bitcoin/Litecoin is almost impossible to mine for the average user. It requires …

Bitcoin

How to Plan a Road Trip Route with Google Maps

Updated On: 03/28/2017 by Brian Eagen<p>How to Plan a Road Trip<br>With Google Maps<p>By plugging travel locations into Google My Maps you can get a good sense …

The nation’s cartoonists on the week in politics

Every week political cartoonists throughout the country and across the political spectrum apply their ink-stained skills to capture the foibles, memes, hypocrisies and other head-slapping events in the world of politics. The fruits of these labors are hundreds of cartoons that entertain and enrage …

17 Cool Things to Do in Tokyo

Tokyo is a city like no other. Sure, you can visit museums, temples, and eat at one of the thousands of delicious restaurants, but you can also do …

La Garde Guérin is officially one of France's "Most Beautiful Villages"

Other towns may not live up to the billing, but La Garde Guérin is a REAL “Most Beautiful Village” in the deep heart of France

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Finally, the Real Majority Pushes Back Against the Bitter Third

Trump’s presidency isn’t over, but Wednesday morning we woke up for the first time able to imagine what life after Trump will look like. …

Dead People Mysteriously Support The FCC's Attack On Net Neutrality

We've noted for months how an unknown party has been using bots to bombard the FCC website with entirely bogus support for the agency's planned …

Net Neutrality

The Latest: Budget office warns of uninsured Americans

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Republican tax overhaul legislation (all times local):<p>6 p.m.<p>Congress' budget experts are projecting that repealing …