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10. Room In Rome (2010)

Sex and the cinema have always gone hand in hand, predominantly because they are both subjects that heavily rely on the idea of fantasy. Inevitably, …

Bill Gates is again the richest person on earth, with a net worth of $87 billion

Gates' net worth today sits at $87.4 billion, according to new Wealth-X data on the world's 50 richest people. That makes Gates more than $20 billion richer than runner-up Amancio Ortega, the man behind Spanish fashion behemoth Zara.<p>Despite a pledge to donate half of his wealth— his personal …

Pink scientific calculators for girls cost more than regular ones

I was out shopping with my nieces (aged 8 and 10) at the weekend and we went into our local branch of Wilko, the discount hardware store, because for some reason the girls are <i>really</i> into pens, paper, and stationery right now.<p>While they were checking out the ballpoints, I saw these scientific …

Elizabeth Taylor and Eddie Fisher’s affair and Taylor’s Oscar.

<i>You Must Remember This, the podcast that tells the secret and forgotten history of 20th-century Hollywood, has joined Panoply. And when each episode</i> …

Entertainment

The 20 best-selling books of the year

Amazon recently released its list of the 20 best-selling books of 2015, and chances are, if you haven't already read a few of these yourself, you know someone who has.<p>It's not too late to read — or reread — the best sellers of the year. Keep scrolling to see which books made the list.

Did Louisiana Just Elect 'Wrong' Governor Due to Flaw in Top 2 Runoff Method?

Few analysts at the start of the year would have predicted Louisiana voters would elect a Democrat to be their new governor. Republicans have dominated statewide contests in recent years, with no Democrat earning even a third of the vote in races for governor and six other statewide offices in …

The Suburb That Tried To Kill the Car

Evanston was failing as a suburb, so it reinvented itself as a mini city. Now the city of Chicago wants to follow its lead.<p>At first glance, downtown Evanston, Illinois, doesn’t look revolutionary—just another a gentrifying urban core with the obligatory Whole Foods, the local organic sustainable …

Parking sales near Wrigley a lucrative tradition

Armed with her homemade "EZ out parking" sign, 78-year-old Gloria Simpao works the alley behind her family home, blocks from Wrigley Field, watching passing cars driven by fans clad in Cubs blue.<p>"What are you charging?" asks a man in a luxury SUV.<p>Simpao smiles and sweetly replies, "$100."<p>He bites. …

Selling

How Educators Are Starting To Embrace The Concept Of 'Good Screen Time'

Video games may not be all bad, and actually could help kids learn about science.<p>Video games have a bad reputation among many parents and teachers, who worry that too much screen time is bad for children.<p>There's no doubt that some kids go overboard -- and those who do can face troubling health …

The Greek bailout shows that 'Europe' is composed of one simple but massive unsolved problem

Social media immediately objected, as only social media can. #ThisIsACoup trended on Twitter, and people bemoaned the lack of democracy in Europe. But it's surprising that anyone was surprised — given the tools that it has, this is the only way Europe can work right now.<p>In fact, the economist …

This is what happened when a woman asked 100 random guys on the street if they would sleep with her

What would you do if a random girl approached you on the street and asked whether you wanted to have sex?<p>According to a new social experiment by the crew at YouTube entertainment and comedy channel "whatever," most men would answer 'No.'<p>Andrea Wendel— a 20-year-old student and YouTube star from …

TV This Week: Fallon and Russell Crowe Duet About Oil Balls

So at first, we weren't sure about this week's TV. We had some clips gathered up, but beyond Anna Kendrick and and John Krasinski throwing down for a …

Best TV Murder Mysteries to Stream and Binge Watch - 2015 Edition

THERE IS A NEW, UPDATED 2016 VERSION OF THIS STORY: <br>READ IT HERE<p>(NOW WITH NEW CATEGORIES AND MORE)<p><b>*****************</b><p>Fun fact: last year’s edition of …

TV

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Slow Jam The News: Immigration (w/ Brian Williams)

Pictionary with Martin Short, Jerry Seinfeld and Miranda Sings

How This 25-Year-Old Made $66,000 In A Month By Teaching An Online Course

"When I got home, my dad was super nice and bought me an iPhone 4, and it was my first introduction to apps," the 25-year-old remembers. "I was like, 'These things are crazy! They can do anything!'"<p>Since that first introduction, Walter, who graduated from Brigham Young University with an …

How man’s best friend could hold the key to anti-ageing

Scientists are targeting a new set of recruits to test anti-ageing drugs: pet dogs. And according to their plans, not any old pooch will do. The researchers want to concentrate their trials on large canines. Golden retrievers, labradors and German shepherd dogs will do nicely.<p>The researchers are …

Best iPhone 6 & 6 Plus armband cases for running and exercise

With the craziness of Black Friday and the holiday shopping season entering full swing, we’re sharing a list of the best iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus armband cases for running, exercise, and working out in the gym or fitness center. These deals on accessories make for great Christmas stocking …

Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious' "Alphabet Aerobics"

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Car dealers outraged by Edmunds' haggling ads

The world has changed.<p>Lawyers no longer enjoy making money. Burglars just do it for the fun and will always return everything they've taken. And car dealers don't haggle.<p>I must confess that this last one I definitely didn't know. But the information emerges from an unholy spat that has occurred …

Money

Wealthy Family Lived With A Wild Lion As Their Pet In 1971

American actress Tippi Hedren (famous for her role in The Birds), husband Noel Marshall and upcoming actress and daughter Melanie Griffith were so …

Here’s Sting Singing Your Favorite Ringtone Hits And Recording A Fan’s Voicemail Message

Now I’m assuming that a certain group of folks saw this headline on Twitter and decided to click it with the hopes that they’d see Steve Borden crooning to a bunch of phone ringtones in a WWE ring. Or at least doing that howl of his a bunch of times.<p>That’s not the case, of course. It’s that other …

Watch Brad Pitt And His Killer Pornstache Flash Some Astonishing Breakdancing Skills

Brad Pitt is always down to take part in Jimmy Fallon‘s silly antics, and can you blame him? He’s been doing boring junkets and press circuits for decades now. Fallon’s ability to find non-traditional methods to discuss Pitt’s projects must feel like a breath of fresh air, even if the concepts make …

Emma Stone Is A Terrible Liar During ‘Box Of Lies’ With Jimmy Fallon

You get a double dose of Emma Stone from <i>The Tonight Show</i> this evening. First she takes on Jimmy Fallon in Box of Lies, a far lesser game than the lip sync challenge that everyone loved from a few months back. These segments always just seem too short to really have the right kind of laughs for me. …

Anderson Cooper Introduces Us To ‘The Smartest Dog In The World,’ Confirms That Dogs Really Do Love Us

On Sunday night <i>60 Minutes</i> aired a segment on dogs featuring “Chaser,” a border collie that correspondent Anderson Cooper says many think is “the smartest dog in the world.” I just got around to watching it last night and found it too fascinating not to share here with our dog-loving UPROXX readers. …

'SNL' Premiere Recap: Chris Pratt Taps His Privates ... A Lot

A special guest drops by, and Marvel should definitely make a movie called 'Fancy Ghosts'<p>After a turbulent summer for <i>Saturday Night Live</i> — …

Comedy

iPhone 6 Plus Bend Test

'Daily Show' Airs Controversial Segment Pitting Redskins Fans Against Native Americans

Jon Stewart offers a disclaimer before showing the piece<p><i>The Daily Show</i> has unleashed a segment was already famous before it aired, thanks to a</i> …

'South Park' tears into Washington Redskins and a robot Goodell

"South Park," Comedy Central's highly crass and irreverent animated comedy, was merciless in its 18th-season premiere Wednesday night, taking aim at the Washington Redskins and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.<p>In the plot, the boys create a start-up company so they can make money through Kickstarter, …