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The iconic moment Muhammad Ali lit Olympic flame in Atlanta almost didn’t happen

In one of the most indelible and stirring of Olympic images, Muhammad Ali, suffering then from Parkinson’s Disease, lit the flame during the Opening Ceremonies for the 1996 Games in Atlanta.<p>The poignant moment featuring Ali, a boxing gold medalist in the 1960 Games in Rome, almost didn’t happen, …

Boxing

How cool is Rihanna’s Desi femme fatale sidekick?

Rihanna’s blockbuster video for <i>Bitch Better Have My Money</i> was notable for many reasons – the cult film references, the violence and its allusion to Rhi’s IRL dispute with her accountant. But there was another thing on everybody’s mind – <i>how fucking cool are Rihanna’s femme fatale sidekicks</i>? One of …

The Minions from Despicable Me caper through a forced franchise extension

For decades, sidekicks in mainstream animated movies had to make do with stealing scenes from their blander masters: your princesses, your princes, …

Google Launches A $15 Ethernet Adapter For The Chromecast

There are millions of people that buy Google Chromecasts every year. Google Chromecasts are HDMI-based media players that plays content on HDTV sets by streaming it through WiFi connections. You can also mirror the Google Chrome web browser on a personal computer or the screens of certain Android …

Wi-Fi

6 on-the-go fat-burning snacks you'll actually want to eat

Eating small meals throughout the day helps with weight management in a couple different ways. For one thing, eating frequently helps to keep your blood sugar stable, meaning you won’t get so ravenous that you'll overeat.<p>Plus, adding protein to your meals keeps your metabolism up, which, in turn, …

USA Defeats Germany to Advance to Women’s World Cup Final

FIFA

In Their Own Words: Did Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Hint at Marriage Trouble?

Even as they announced the end of their marriage, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner spoke highly of each other, saying in a joint statement to PEOPLE, …

Joe Manganiello Opens Up About His Battle with Addiction

He’s engaged, starring in the hottest movie of the summer and was deemed one of the sexiest men alive.<p>But Joe Manganiello says none of that erases …

4 Daily Exercises Every Navy SEAL (and Every Fit Guy) Should Do

It’s recommended that special ops do them. But here’s why you must add them to your routine, too<p>Military Special Forces Operators are the most insanely fit badasses on the planet.<p>Their physically and mentally-demanding training, however, makes them some of the most injured people, too, says Doug …

Workouts

Samsung has a pair of Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge videos for your viewing pleasure

Samsung’s new pair of flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, have taken on a vastly different nature than those which came before. In seeking to stem the losses that begun to accumulate last year by working with premium materials and combining them with top-notch specs, Samsung may have …

Phones

Discover Our Creatures

COUNTLESS SPECIES TO SEE!<p>What's your favorite sea creature? Are you a shark lover, seahorse fanatic or a clownfish groupie? Perhaps it’s the graceful …

Top Five

We gave it an <b>A-</b><p>As brilliantly funny as Chris Rock is, he’s never been able to replicate the high-voltage danger and electricity of his stand-up act …

Gabrielle Union

The Diet That Can Save Your Life

What you eat can dramatically affect your chances of developing heart disease, a.k.a. the number-one killer of women in the U.S.<p>When many women think of something that could seriously threaten their health, the bogeyman often starts with a "C": cancer. But if you're going to fear anything, it …

Nutrition

Building A Romantic Relationship

Lonely and sick of it? Feeling like you’re going to get dumped? Not sure how that first date went? Wondering what that rash is? These and many other confusing dating issues can be solved for you by the inimitable Bryce Warnes. Put your happiness in his capable hands (Note: Bryce Warnes is not a …

Relationships

Spicy Beer Braised Lime Chicken Enchiladas

Spicy Beer Braised Lime Chicken Enchiladas.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 19, 2013 106<p>I know I know. I just talked about enchiladas five minutes ago.<p>And now I …