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After her 'Anaconda' single cover made waves, Nicki Minaj highlighted racial biases with booty pics. Model (and John Legend's wife) Chrissy Teigen offered a response. Read more and tell us if you agree: http://on.vibe.com/1l2ZKZw

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

5 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." …

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Top 20 Sexiest Instagram Photos of the Day: Wednesday, July 2nd

It’s another beautiful bikini babe gracing our hottest Instagram pics of the day–but the amazing Emma Rose actually has lots of fellow beauties …

Cara Delevingne Talks Modeling, Sexuality, and Why It's Hard to Have Male Friends

Photo: Getty Images<p>As part of a new feature in British newspaper <i>The Telegraph</i>, Cara Delevingne insists on being interviewed while in bed. So that's awkward/funny timing, then, but oh well. (She does get up to clean up after her pet bunny rabbit, who pees everywhere once or twice during the …

15 Things She’s Thinking When You’re Naked

Use these insights to peek inside her brain when you’re in the buff<p>Okay, let’s get something out of the way first: she’s probably not comparing you to Brad Pitt.<p>“Women don’t pick apart your naked self as much as you might imagine,” says psychologist Jill Weber, Ph.D, author of <i>Having Sex, Wanting</i> …

10 Models You Need to Follow on Instagram Photos | GQ

Toggle Scroll<p>May 1, 2014<p>Click, flash, filter and watch the likes pour in. Such is the life of a model on Instagram. Sure, there’s plenty of good design and wardrobe inspiration to be found on the photo-heavy app, but when it comes to double taps, these ladies win every time. Sadly, for most of us …

The Oral History of CSNY’s Infamous ‘Doom Tour’

In the summer of 1974, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young reunited after a four-year break to launch one of the biggest rock tours ever attempted at that …

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27 Tips for Mastering Anything

12 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like …

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Marilyn Monroe: 57 Hot Amateurs Bust Out Birthday Tributes [PICS]

No woman embodied bombshell sex appeal with a girl-next-door approachability like Marilyn Monroe. Born Norma Jean Mortenson on June 1, 1926, Marilyn …

Coffee-Rubbed Rib Eye

4 Servings<p>For this steak rub recipe, chef Josef Centeno, of Baco Mercat in Los Angeles, was inspired by the coffee rub his father used to make for grilling steaks. Basting with butter before transferring the pan to the oven helps bloom the dried spices and adds irresistible flavor to the …

A New Theory On How Ancient Egyptians Built The Pyramids

How ancient Egyptians constructed the pyramids is still somewhat of an archeological mystery. Everything from cranes and ramps to oil-slicked slipways to aliens (naturally) have been put forward as possible mechanisms. A group of Dutch physicists has a new hypothesis on how ancient Egyptians …

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Photographer Laurent Lavender Plays with the Moon | Colossal

<p>In his ongoing series of photos titled Moon Games, French photographer Laurent Lavender has subjects play with a rising moon, effectively …

Photoshop Tutorial: How To Add Sun Beams To Your Photo

Our friend Glyn Dewis has been sharing his straightforward and very helpful post-production tutorials with us for a long time. This time he shares …

10 Photography Tips to Help You Take Your Photography up a Level

Here are 10 photography tips I learned after lots of frustration, discouragement, money lost, and forever lost opportunities.

Fun Photoshop Tutorial Shows You the Ins and Outs of Photoshop… Version 1.0

Yes, we know it’s the day <i>after</i> April Fools’, but we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to share this little gem. We’re all fans of tutorials, right? …

6 Amazing Photographers Who Look at the World from a Unique Perspective

<i>This post is sponsored by Lookmatic. Grow your eyewear collection, change up your look and see things more clearly for less than $100 at www.LOOKMATIC.com.</i><p>With the rise of cellphones and the popularity of apps like Instagram, photography has become a hobby many people have embraced. What makes an …

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Trick Photography eBook and Video Course

1<p>An eBook Like No Other!<p>It comes with <i>295 pages of instruction</i>, <i>9 hours of how-to video tutorials</i>, and contains over <i>300 creative photographs</i> created by …

10 Photography Hacks that will Dramatically Improve Your Photos

Understanding the Sunny 16 Rule

Once upon a time during the film era of photography…photographers had to keep a light meter handy at all times so they could take readings to get …

21 Meals With Tons Of Protein And No Meat

With at least 18 grams per serving, these meals prove vegetarians can have their protein and eat it too.

Shake off the winter blues with this homemade grapefruit honey ginger soda: http://thekitc.hn/1iJEZVk

I think we can agree that crispy, smoky bacon is one of life's greatest pleasures. How to make perfect bacon in the oven: http://thekitc.hn/18PJh51

Celebs looking just like old Hollywood stars by George Chamoun

George Chamoun's Iconatomy photo series reveals what we've all thought for a while: all actors look the kinda same. This Lebanese artist is now based …

Incredibly Elaborate Illustrations by Victo Ngai

New York-based illustrator Victo Ngai creates captivating illustrations with elaborate narratives. Her unique style features swirls of lines and colors that are alive with energy and movement. In much of her work, Ngai uses a signature palette of oranges, reds, greens, and browns to create the …

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

Chicken Drumstick Recipes: Go Ahead, Eat With Your Hands (PHOTOS)

When it comes to chicken, drumsticks are the perfect section -- they have the finger-food element of wings, but the versatility of breasts. Kids love them, adults love them, and they make for just another way to avoid getting stuck in a chicken recipe rut.<p>Basically, when it comes to dinner foods …

Recipe Redo: Giuliana Rancic's Roasted Butternut Squash Salad - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>Maxwell Ryan is the founder of Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn, a daily web magazine all about home cooking and kitchen design. Visit PEOPLE.com</i> …

Bruschetta And Crostini Recipes: 24 Ways To Top Your Bread (PHOTOS)

Almost everyone is familiar with bruschetta -- and hopefully, by now, almost everyone knows how to correctly pronounce it. And the popularity of this Italian favorite is no surprise, as it's not only a simple appetizer but also an 'upscale' finger food.<p>But while the traditional tomato-and-basil …