Teresa Lewandowski

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Heaven Is in Japan – Cafe Specializes in Mouthwatering Giant Ice-Cream Parfaits

Cafe Olympic, a small restaurant in Nagasaki, Japan, is better known as ‘Parfait Heaven’. And for good reason – they serve a variety of jumbo-size …

Ice Cream

We're About To Learn A Lot More About Area 51

When the National Atomic Testing Museum of Las Vegas opened its "Area 51: Myth or Reality" exhibit two years ago, it became an instant hit. It wasn't just the only place that had a comprehensive knowledge of Area 51 -- it gave a venue to former employees of America's top secret military base to …

Billboard Music Awards 2014: Complete Winners List

Rock 'n' roll! The 2014 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, May 18, brought some of the biggest names in music to the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las …

Taco Pinatas Are The Best Reason To Throw A Party

Parties are seriously lacking in pinatas. They make candy rain from the sky, guys, what could possibly be greater? Pinatas are essentially the physical manifestation of the party spirit. Aside from the food and drink -- and CAKE -- pinatas are what parties are all about.<p>We don't get picky when it …

10 New Ways to Wear Eyeliner

Makeup artist Nick Barose, the mastermind behind Lupita Nyongo's signature bright eyeliner, shares 10 easy liner looks you can create at home.<p><b>1. Sultry Rockstar Eyes</b>: Line the top and bottom of the inner water line with a creamy, long-wearing kohl pencil. Squeeze eyes together so it smudges a …

Facebook may try to take on Snapchat again with upcoming ‘Slingshot’ app

<i>If at first you don’t succeed…</i><p>Facebook may have recently pulled its Snapchat-like Poke app from the iOS App Store, but the social network is gearing up to take another swipe at the messaging giant later this month, according to a new claim by the Financial Times. Facebook’s new app, currently …

Google reportedly buying game livestreaming startup Twitch for $1B [update]

<i>Updated Monday at 11:31 a.m. Pacific</i>.<p>Google has reached a deal to buy game livestreaming firm Twitch for $1 billion, according to a report by Variety.<p>Citing unnamed sources, Variety said that Google has made an all-cash offer, and the deal could be announced soon. If confirmed, the deal will …

Alternative Godzilla Movie Posters

A selection of unofficial, alternative Godzilla movie posters by different creative folks.<p>It’s always a pleasure to see how great blockbusters of the …

Film Posters

Billboard Music Awards: Michael Jackson thrills in hologram

There's really only one reason to tune in to the<p>Billboard Music Awards: the spectacle.<p>The annual celebration of radio and sales rainmakers isn't about who will win. It's about what happens onstage, and viewers of the telecast Sunday night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas were promised …

Weekend Box Office: ‘Godzilla’ Earns $196 Million Worldwide, Smashes Expectations

See, I could’ve written “crushes” expectations in the headline, but I figure the world doesn’t need another monster pun.<p>Anyway, now that the dust has settled (sorry) on the weekend, we know that <i>Heisenberg Vs. The Kaijus</i> has out performed Warner’s wildest expectations, earning $196 million …

Lithuania Is Banning Red Bull for Some Reason

Lithuania’s parliament voted on Thursday to ban the sale of high-caffeine energy drinks to minors, as companies like Red Bull and Monster face …

As I Lay Dying singer Tim Lambesis jailed for murder plot

Tim Lambesis, the singer of San Diego metal band As I Lay Dying, has been sentenced to six years in prison for conspiring to kill his wife.<p>Lambesis, 33, was sentenced in court in San Diego on Friday after pleading guilty to soliciting the murder of his wife Meggan Lambesis.in February<p>The couple had …

Soaring energy and housing costs force poorest homes to turn to food banks

The poorest households spend 40% of their income on housing, food and fuel, a huge increase on a decade ago, according to research uncovered by an all-party parliamentary inquiry into hunger and food poverty.<p>The evidence suggests that while the cost of living crisis has hurt every socio-economic …

Brazilian Teens Improve Their English By Chatting With Elderly Americans

Students record their conversations with the old timers, so that teachers can evaluate their progress. But for the Brazilian teens, learning to speak …

Old Age

Persecuted Christians flee Iran, find hope and homes in Germany

Iranian-born Muslims who converted to Christianity are breathing new spiritual life into communities across Germany, where they are fleeing to in increasing numbers to escape persecution back home.<p>Men and women, who have been sentenced to the lash or worse for apostasy - converting from Islam - are …

Microsoft adds Amazon to its hit list

Amazon(s amzn) and Microsoft(s msft) are definitely partners — users can run a bunch of Microsoft software on Amazon Web Services — but the companies …

PlayStation 4 And Xbox One Are Energy Hogs

For all their graphical improvements and multimedia functionality, there's one place where Microsoft's Xbox One and Sony's PlayStation 4 are sorely lacking: energy efficiency.<p>This is according to a report released on Thursday from the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), which found that both …

Microsoft's Surface: What's next, what's needed?

With changes possibly set to be announced by Microsoft on Tuesday, it's a good chance to take stock of Microsoft's first full-fledged PC.<p><b>(Update: Microsoft announced the Surface Pro 3 on Tuesday.)</b><p>Does Microsoft need a smaller Windows RT 8.1-based tablet?<p><b>Mini mania passed:</b> One obvious problem is …

The Most ’90s Thing That Could Ever Exist

The zeitgeist summed perfectly in one technological artifact, which is a VHS tape promoting Windows 95, starring Jennifer Aniston and Matthew Perry.<p>Wow.<p>Just. Wow.<p>This image is bouncing around on Twitter thanks to Jehan Ranasinghe, who dug this thing up, presumably with a time machine, and then …