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These Are The Winners Of The 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards

As voted by the readers.

Here's What You Should Do When You Feel A Cold Coming On

Winter is coming, and so is the common cold. Here's what to do when you start feeling like you’re getting sick.

11 Genius Tips For Managing A Cold Once You're Already Sick

’Tis the season for the sniffles.<p>Catching a cold or the flu is often a miserable reality of the winter months. And while there’s no stopping it once the bug is already in your system, there are ways to make it less dreadful. It all comes down to how you take care of yourself.<p>“You want to make sure …

This Is Us producers break down Jack's family secret

<b>Spoiler alert: This story contains plot details from Tuesday’s episode of This Is Us, titled “Brothers.”</b><p><i>This Is Us</i> fans undoubtedly had two words to …

TV

Netflix ‘Secret’ Codes Revealed, Unlock Thousands Of Hidden Shows And Movies?

Netflix secret codes can allegedly help subscribers unlock dozens of subgenres and thousands of hidden television shows and movies. Various websites …

Horror Movies

27 Ways People Actually Stop Their Anxiety From Spiraling

Ever feel yourself ~going down the rabbit hole~? Try these strategies to stop yourself from spiraling and quiet your anxiety.<p>Of course, everyone is different and these strategies might not work for everyone. If your thought spirals are frequent and debilitating, or they are related to an underlying …

Who betrayed Anne Frank? New probe launched by ex-FBI agent

<b>(CNN) —</b> A new investigation into the circumstances surrounding the discovery of Anne Frank's hiding place in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, which eventually led to her death, has been launched by a retired FBI agent.<p>Led by Vince Pankoke, who formerly worked with the FBI to track Colombian drug cartels, …

CNN

The Difference Between Parchment Paper And Wax Paper, And When You Use Which

They're not always interchangeable.<p>To the baking novice, there’s no real difference between wax paper and parchment paper. They’re both papers, they’re both found in the kitchen pantry, and they’re both seemingly non-stick. But they are not, we repeat, they are not interchangeable for all cooking …

St. Vincent Is Telling You Everything

"I told you more than I would tell my own mother."<p><b>Annie Clark was</b> reconfiguring some older material for her upcoming tour when she realized how alien it felt to play it. She could adapt the arrangements to her harsher new sound — the sleazy, acid aesthetic of <i>Masseduction</i>, her upcoming fifth solo …

13 LGBTQ Films to Watch From Fall's Blockbuster Film Festivals

As summer winds down, movie awards season is just ramping into high gear — bringing with it some of the year’s most exciting LGBTQ-themed releases, including an especially strong roster of lesbian films.<p>A trio of powerhouse festivals — Colorado's Telluride Film Festival, Venice International Film …

Armie Hammer

A Ghost Story Has a Crazy Drunken Monologue That Will Actually Make You Think

<i>A Ghost Story</i> is a very quiet film. There’s not much talking, and when there is, no one is ever addressing our ghost protagonist (because he’s a …

Entertainment

Here Are the 10 Most Instagrammable New York Sweet Shops to Indulge In

Including creations from the world’s top ranked pastry chef.<p>Summertime in New York once upon a time meant posting up your boombox on a stoop, jumping into the spitting geyser that was an opened fire hydrant, and running to the Mr. Softee ice cream truck for a cool refreshing cone. These days, when …

Dessert

William and Harry Open Up About Princess Diana for the First Time Together

Almost 20 years after her tragic death, Princess Diana is still a major topic of conversation. Her sons, Prince William and Prince Harry, who were just 15 and 12, respectively, at the time of her fatal car crash, have been open about the experience of losing their mother as part of their advocacy …

Justin Trudeau Met With The Queen And People's Hearts Couldn't Cope

They also wanted to know what socks he was wearing.<p>Justin Trudeau stopped in on Queen Elizabeth II in Scotland on Wednesday, and pictures of the pair sent people online into a meltdown.<p>Canada’s prime minister enjoyed a private audience with the monarch at Edinburgh’s Holyrood Palace ahead of his …

Fired Vogue Editor Lucinda Chambers Explains Why She Hasn't Read Vogue 'In Years'

Former fashion director Lucinda Chambers didn’t hold back one bit in a new interview about being fired from British Vogue, blistering fashion magazines for inducing anxiety in readers and lacking usefulness.<p>Chambers told the fashion journal Vestoj that she was fired in just three minutes when she …

35 Reasons J.K. Rowling Should Never, Ever Leave Twitter

Mother Potter is the internet savior we deserve.<p>J.K. Rowling is the powerhouse behind the “Harry Potter” universe, and we love her for it. From the books to the films to the theme parks, you’d think a woman who has already given us so much couldn’t possibly give us any more.<p>But, au contraire, …

I Tried Zac Efron’s "Baywatch" Diet And Workout For Two Months And This Is What Happened

Just how difficult is it to get ripped?<p>I’d eat 90% processed foods, with a salad thrown in there once in a while, as if some occasional lettuce could negate the mountains of unhealthiness that’d come before it. To give you an idea of how deep-fried and takeout-oriented my diet was, take a peek at …

24 Crazy Cameos In Disney Movies That Are Basically Magic

It's a small world of blink-and-you'll-miss-it cameos after all!!!

Inside the MET's "Rei Kawakubo/COMME des GARÇONS: Art of the In-Between" Exhibition

140 of Kawakubo’s designs will be on display.<p>The Metropolitan Museum of Art‘s “Rei Kawakubo/COMME des GARÇONS: Art of the In-Between” exhibition is set to debut to the public on May 4. May 1, however, marks the official press preview and the highly-anticipated spectacle that is the MET Gala where …

Rei Kawakubo

This Hidden Message In "13 Reasons Why" Reveals A Lot About The Show's Ending

WHAT DOES IT MEAN?! (Spoilers, obvs.)

14 Surprising Foods You Really Shouldn't Eat If You're Pregnant

Sadly, it's not just about saying no to cookie dough and sushi.

Rooney Mara Headlines The Mesmerizing Trailer For Sundance Standout 'A Ghost Story'

David Lowery's remarkable movie opens July 7.<p>The two best movies I saw at this year’s Sundance Film Festival were the gay coming-of-age romance “Call Me by Your Name” and the haunting spiritual poem “A Ghost Story.” See, it’s hard to talk about “A Ghost Story” without giving too much away. Haunting …

9 Whiskey Cocktail Recipes That Are As Stiff As They Are Smooth

Bottoms up.<p>With a news cycle as brutal as the one we’ve been living through, we could all use a whiskey cocktail. Sure, a margarita can get us feeling festive, but when we really want to unwind, we call upon whiskey and the great cocktails that can be made with this spirit. They’re very skilled at …

50 "Simpsons" One-Liners Guaranteed To Make You Laugh Every Time

A distraction from the lousy Smarch weather.

The Dark, Twisted Fairy Tales 'Beauty And The Beast' Is Based On

There's something there that wasn't there in the Disney film.<p><i>A wealthy merchant falls into penury after his ships founder at sea. He moves his family to the countryside to live a more frugal lifestyle. His six daughters and six sons resent the loss of their comfortable life, their social</i> …

From blockbusters to art-house muse, is Kristen Stewart the best actress of her generation?

Kristen Stewart settles into a chair and trains her piercing, kohl-rimmed eyes on you. "The best actress of her generation" — as Olivier Assayas declared after directing her to a Cesar Award for their film "Clouds of Sils Maria" — was until a few minutes ago pantless, but now wears slim jeans and a …

Kristen Stewart

22 Funny, Wise and Totally Bizarre Quotes From Kids

"Meenie meenie miney moe, catch a tiger, hide a crow."<p>When kids inevitably say the darndest things, their parents like to remember.<p>That’s why mom Lacey Ellis developed the LittleHoots app to help parents document and archive their kids’ standout quotes by turning them into fun graphics. Ellis …

Doctors Have Been Treating Lower Back Pain All Wrong

New guidelines champion alternative treatments over drugs.<p>When Julie Price threw out her back for the second time in December, she knew she needed help.<p>“It was immobilizing and intense,” Price, a 37-year-old New York City-based accountant, told The Huffington Post.<p>Price, a former athlete, felt she …

7 Recipes to Make Using Store Bought Rotisserie Chicken

We all have that one day a <b>week</b> where maybe cooking is not on the agenda so we go to the grocery store and pick up a tasty rotisserie chicken. And hey I'm not judgin cause I do the same thing. However instead of just eating a boring chicken I have come up with 7 Ways You Can Use Up That Chicken to …

24 Movies You Probably Missed This Year, But Should Definitely See

You won't find any of these 2016 releases among the year's 100 top-grossing movies, but that doesn't mean they aren't well worth watching.<p>In the late '90s and early '00s, a San Francisco woman named Laura Albert pulled off the kind of fame more associated with being a rock star than an author. But …