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The Supreme Court Has An Ethics Problem

Justices on the high court don’t have to follow the same code of conduct as they do in lower courts. That needs to change.<p>A few days before the Supreme Court returned from its summer break, Justice Neil Gorsuch, the court’s newest member, attended a luncheon at the Trump International Hotel, where …

Codes of Conduct

Women spend 35 minutes a week taking selfies - here's how to halve that time

Taking a selfie used to be something you’d expect a teenage fashion and beauty blogger to do, but a new study has found women between 18 and 35 are getting in on the action. According to Voucher Codes Pro, 21 selfies is the weekly average, which amounts to over a 1000 every year. While 29 percent …

Makeup

The 7 Most Gripping Documentaries on Netflix Right Now

Subgenre: "Netflix and Learn."<p>Documentaries so often get a bad reputation for being dull, slow-paced, and snooze-inducing, but the best of them will keep you on the edge of your seat, move you, and maybe teach you a thing (or three). Below, the best doc films that are available to stream on Netflix …

Netflix Original

The 33 Best Books of 2016

Add them to your reading list now.<p>With 2016 slowly winding down, it's the exact right time to catch up on the books you may have missed. Whether you're in the mood for excellent short story collections, sharply drawn fiction, or unbelievably gripping memoirs, scroll ahead for our round-up of the …

Books

The 11 Best-Selling Beauty Products at Sephora This September

For many, September means change. For some that means the start of a new semester, a return to pumpkin spice everything season, or that it's finally cool enough to wear your leather jacket. When it comes to beauty, that means new launches, vampy lips, and a chance to test out fall runway–inspired …

Makeup

Nars Just Dropped the Next Life-Changing Lipstick

<b>Do you have a favorite liquid lipstick? Sound off in the comments below!</b>

10 Must Haves For Your Next Camping Trip

If you are a backpacker, you will agree that heading for a camping trip is not always as easy as it sounds. You need to think of the accessories you …

Crowd Funding

61 Words and Phrases to Eliminate From Your Business Writing Immediately | Inc.com

Author Clare Boothe Luce once said, "Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication."<p>Simplicity is one of the greatest and most elusive virtues I am constantly seeking as an entrepreneur, salesman and human being. It is a skill I constantly look to improve on.<p>How do you speak and write with greater and …

Writing

6 Trendy Vegetables Dishes Worth The Hype

When it comes to the "trendy" vegetables of the moment, it not about the actual veggies. Rather, it's about transforming vegetables into things they are not -- like steak, carpaccio, chips and pasta. Eating healthy (and hipster) has never been so much fun.<p><b>1. Cauliflower Steaks with Cauliflower Puree</b><p>…

How Fox News Unwittingly Destroyed the Republican Party

The Republican Party is in a pickle.<p>The Party itself despises its own two leading presidential candidates, Donald Trump and Ted Cruz. This is a remarkable oddity just in itself. But there is good reason for it. Both of these candidates are so extreme and disastrous that they will almost certainly …

41 Of The Most Suspenseful Books You'll Ever Read

*GASP*<p><i>Note: Entries have been edited for clarity and length.</i>

I've Been Washing My Face With Egg Whites—and My Pores Have Never Looked Better

Eggs: delicious in an omelet, excellent for fighting blackheads? I've been using egg whites on my skin for the past few months, and let me just say I am officially hooked. If you're unfamiliar with Korean beauty products, you may be confused, but let me just say that if you ask me—and many K-beauty …

Read These Books Instead of Getting an MBA

<i>This piece originally appeared on The Hustle.</i><p>I don’t blame people for wanting to get an MBA. It’s not their fault they’ve been duped into believing …

Follow Your ‘Making A Murderer’ Binge With These True Crime Documentaries On Netflix

So, like everyone else you know, you either have watched or are currently watching <i>Making A Murderer</i>, the ten-part, binge-friendly documentary series currently racking up Netflix views and dominating water-cooler conversations. The problem is, those ten hours can go by pretty fast, and once you have …

Crime

If you like ‘Making a Murderer’, try these. . . | Toronto Star

The success of Netflix’s new documentary series<i>Making a Murderer</i> — along with the similar reception given to American podcast <i>Serial</i> — has raised the …

80 Books Every Person Should Read

We invited eight female literary powerhouses, from Michiko Kakutani to Anna Holmes to Roxane Gay, to help us create an updated list of books everyone should read. Each participant made 10 picks. It's a new year, a new Esquire.com. We're looking forward to reading and we hope you are, too.<p>What can …

Literature

You Need To Visit These 20 Websites If You Want To Learn New Skills

Are you still trying to think of a clever goal to work toward this year? How about challenging yourself to learn a new skill? Or even better, several!<p>…

The 4 Best Natural Skin-Care Brands Right Now

We do it for ramps. And eggs. And God knows we do it for kale. So it was only a matter of time before the plants that we love to use in our skin care came directly from a farm. These are our favorites in this ever-growing (nonindustrial) industry.<p>Toby Burrows © 2011<p>South Australia is home to the …

Skin Care

Why We Should Learn More About Moringa

As a 20-year cancer survivor, I thought that I had heard of everything possible to promote good health. Then again, I also believe that the more you know, the more there is to learn. And moringa is proof of that.<p>Though I initially thought it might be a new Latin dance, I learned that <i>moringa …

The 50 (New) Healthiest Foods of All Time—With Recipes

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11 true-crime documentaries to watch that are as jarring as ‘Making a Murderer’

Whether or not you believe Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey are guilty of the murder of Teresa Halbach, the Netflix docuseries raised uncomfortable and worthwhile questions about how the US justice system works and its failings.<p>And while "Making a Murderer" is widely acclaimed, it's not the first …

The Best Roof-Mounted Cargo Boxes

A reckless adventurer might feel inclined to carelessly throw gear in the back of a vehicle. This kind of behavior leads to dirty interiors and car …

Tips For Naturally Cleansing Your Liver

The liver is one of the largest organs in the body and is often loaded with numerous tasks to help keep the body in its normal function. Actually, it …

I Tried Switchel and I'll Never Drink Another Energy Drink Again

Forget canned energy drinks—this au naturale (and healthy!) replacement is all the hype<p>If you're a frequent visitor to your local farmers market or …

Immune System

A Quick 4-Move Bodyweight Workout To Work Your Entire Body

If you have 10 minutes and just a few feet of floor space, this bodyweight workout is for you. We completely understand that it can feel impossible …

10 Superfoods You Should Try In 2016, Including Coconut Oil, Spirulina And Matcha

From spirulina to matcha green tea and maca powder, a whole host of superfoods shot onto our radar in 2015.<p>If you didn't get around to trying them …

Oklahoma Earthquake Blamed On Oil Fracking — Shale Oil Drilling Ban May Reduce OK Earthquakes?

A recent earthquake in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, has jumpstarted talk about Oklahoma’s oil fracking industry. Some say the recent increase in Oklahoma …