Stephan Garner

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The 19 Best Horror Films Of 2014

From vampires and werewolves to Bigfoot and the Babadook, horror in 2014 was genre-bending and eclectic.<p><b>Directed by:</b> Ti West<p><b>Written by:</b> Ti West<p>It's easy to feel weary of found footage horror: The success of the <i>Paranormal Activity</i> series ushered in a surplus of copycat films, most of which were — …

Horror

8 Grand Yet Forgotten Profane Expressions

Recently, I stumbled across Dorothy Rose Blumberg’s <i>Whose What?,</i> a book of “the American Language’s” strangest possessive axioms, like “Adam’s Apple” …

Robin Hood

8 Strategies for Meeting and Connecting with VIPs | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from</i> <i>John Corcoran</i><i>.</i><p><b>Imagine for a second that you’re in an elevator.</b> The doors have just opened and the CEO of your …

Breadth of modern slavery exposed by sobering new report

Nearly 30 million people are enslaved across the world, according to inaugural Global Slavery Index<p>Nearly 30 million people across the world are currently living in slavery, according to a report published Thursday. The inaugural Global Slavery Index, compiled by the Walk Free Foundation, estimates …

What’s Russia’s Game?

Cas­u­ally, and in the un­like­li­est of places—a com­edy show—Pres­id­ent Obama gave voice this week to what many Rus­sia ex­perts have been say­ing …

The Big Idea: Can We Outsmart Climate Change?

Politicians reluctant to cut emissions are tempted by an easy fix, but Clive Hamilton, author of the new book Earthmaster, says what we actually need …

How to Accept a Compliment With Class | The Art of Manliness

You hand someone a gift and they eagerly tear off the wrapping paper and lift the lid on the box. But as they pick up and examine the present tucked …

5 Important Components of a Powerful Image

An award winning travel photographer names his 5 most important factors that contribute to powerful images.

Photography

JK Rowling's pseudonymous novel pursued by Hollywood studios

A number of Hollywood studios are eyeing JK Rowling's mystery novel The Cuckoo's Calling, which was published under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith, …

Russia faces vodka boycott in backlash against anti-gay law

There's nothing more Russian than vodka, so when gay and lesbian activists decided to protest against the country's persecution of homosexuals it …

World energy use to jump 56% by 2040, study says

Global energy consumption is expected to rise 56% by 2040 with a changing composition of energy sources, with China and India driving the rate increase far more than the rest of the world.<p>According to a new report by the U.S. Energy Information Administration, fossil fuels are expected to keep …

Fossil Fuels