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A Celebrated Palm Springs Hotel Asks $1.8M

The five-unit complex, thoroughly restored five years ago, combines midcentury looks with contemporary comfort.<p>If you’ve researched boutique accommodations in Palm Springs, California, then it’s likely that you’ve stumbled across The Amado. The five-room hotel was originally built in 1955 and …

Stunning Collages Meld Vintage Glamour Shots with Colorful Pixels

Anthony Gerace asserts a collaged, colorblocked aesthetic throughout the nearly 150 pages of his new photography book.<p>Filling nearly 150 pages within a monolithic photography book, London-based artist Andrew Gerace updates vintage photos from the 1950s with verve. Independent book publisher, …

Eight Artist-Curated Playlists to Ease Your Summer Soundtrack Woes

Whether you're cracking open a cold one or planning a road-trip, we've got you covered.<p><i>This post appeared originally on THUMP Canada.</i><p>In today's music streaming wars, there's been a noticeable recent shift in focus by major players like Apple Music and Spotify to curation. These companies have …

11 Signs That You Might Be Experiencing High-Functioning Depression (Yes, It's A Real Thing) –

If I were to ask you to picture and describe a depressed person, what would you envision?<p>Someone having trouble getting out of bed every day? Someone …

8 graphic design trends for 2017

So we’re already into 2017, in case you haven’t noticed. That means you probably have already broken one of your New Year’s resolutions. Don’t worry, my resolution to get better sleep has already been dashed.<p>But one of my resolutions that I will not be breaking is to become a better graphic …

How to Create Color Changing Text Animation using Photoshop Cs6

In Photoshop | Last Updated on Thu, 05 May 2016<p>In this tutorial I show you how to create color changing text animation using Photoshop Cs6.<p><b>Step 1.</b><p>At …

Try This Healthy, Make-Ahead Chia Pudding Breakfast

Chia might be a regular on the superfood scene these days, but the ancient grain continues to impress us with its incredible versatility, popping up …

Living and Loving Through Loss: Beautiful Letters of Consolation from Great Artists, Writers, and Scientists

Words of comfort and compassion from Albert Einstein, Abraham Lincoln, Rachel Carson, Charles Darwin, Alan Turing, Johannes Brahms, and Charles Dickens.<p><i>“Grief, when it comes, is nothing like we expect it to be,”</i> Joan Didion wrote in her classic memoir of loss. But however uncertain its guise may …

In Trumpistan, Things Fall Apart

Welcome to Trumpistan, a country two weeks into the tumultuous rule of a miserable, cruel and seemingly captive president. He spends his days …

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A Man Without Grace Meets a Party Without Conscience

Donald Trump is off to quite a start.<p>He sits atop a globally despised kakistocracy whose first 24 hours included historic opposition marches around …

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Trump is following the authoritarian playbook

<b>(CNN) —</b> In less than a week, America will embark on a new political experience: rule by an authoritarian President. Donald Trump won the Electoral College but lost the popular vote by nearly 3 million. So, for every American who looks forward to the Trump era, there is likely another who fears he …

How You Can Find the Good in a Nasty Election Cycle

By Kelly McGonigal<p>Do you believe that people are basically good?<p>For many of us, this election is making that a tougher question than it used to be.<p>I teach and study compassion. I see the good in others for a living. In fact, you could say that both my professional niche and my greatest personal …

18 things you can do right now to protect LGBTQ rights under Donald Trump

(<b>Editor's note:</b> In the aftermath of the election, <i>Mic</i>'s readers have asked what they can do to take action and lend support to the causes they care …

6 new typography tools for 2016

Whether you’re a web or graphic designer, typography is an essential part of your work and a vital skill to master. But nobody ever said it was …

10 Disturbing Documentaries That Are Stranger Than Fiction

Freddy Krueger’s metal fingernails and melted face might be scary, but he’s no match for some of the real-life people who have been featured in …

Debate parodies read lips and sing duets

Parodies read Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's lips and sing a debate duet. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the story.

Clean Your Cluttered Hard Drive with macOS Sierra's New Storage Manager

One of the new, handy features in macOS Sierra takes care of something you probably don’t think much about: cluttered files filling up your hard …

83 Best Photoshop tutorials 2016

Learn Photoshop techniques for across art, illustration, graphics and photography in these tutorials from the world's best illustrators, designers …

Donald Trump Is Going To Be Elected

Donald Trump is going to be elected president.<p>The American people voted for him a long time ago.<p>They voted for him when The History Channel went from showing documentaries about the Second World War to "Pawn Stars" and "Swamp People."<p>They voted for him when The Discovery Channel went from showing …

10 Tips For Staying Positive In The Midst Of Negative News Cycles

<i>"Be the change you want to see in the world." ~ Mahatma Gandhi</i><p>I'm a believer in the adage that knowledge is power and that it's important to be aware of what's happening with our global neighbors. We're all connected, more so now than ever before because technology has given us immediate access to …

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5 Lesser-Known Signs of Depression

Depression can mean a lot of things— it's not always the stereotype of someone who is constantly sad and can't get out of bed. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, the symptoms of depression are many and varied, with sadness, hopelessness, and decreased energy being just a few.<p>In …

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Imagists - Chicago Artists That Put the City on the Art Map

Ray Yoshida<p>Ray Yoshida was the mentor of Chicago Imagists and one of the most prominent figures of the Imagist movement. Yoshida’s work was heavily …

Trump-Pence: A ticket with two right wings

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump has picked Mike Pence of Indiana to be his vice president, defying political wisdom. Again.<p>For months people have been advising him to choose someone who balances the ticket -- female, admired, trusted in Washington. Instead he's gone for male, potentially controversial and …

13 Multi-Level Backyards To Get You Inspired For A Summer Backyard Makeover!

Summer is the time for outdoor entertaining. But in order to do that you’ve got to have a great outdoor space! Here are 13 multi-level backyards to …

NPR Music's 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016 (So Far)

LANGUAGE ADVISORY: This stream contains profanity.<p><b>Listen</b><p>Playlists are a dime a dozen these days. Cheap and charming, updated by algorithm or "curated by hand," the grab bag anchors this post-album, post-download, post-mixtape moment. Still, we don't think you'll find anything quite like this list …

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3 Easy Mindfulness Meditation Techniques to Practice at Home or at the Office

Check out these three breathing meditations that will help you to slow things down, increase your productivity and your ability to make rational decisions in high stress situations.<p>We've all had those moments where we're not sure whether to scream, run and hide or drop everything and get on the …

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Articles about cannonball jump these modern pools on Dwell.com - Dwell

Summer is coming, and we are more than ready.<p>Take a splash in this inspiring collection of modern pools. We picked pool designs that feel like an extension of the home.<p>Cool off and enjoy the last drops of the season with these 8 modern pools we love.<p>Six years ago, architect Jorge Gracia came to …

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The best new movies on Netflix in December

Best new movies on Netflix<p>Dreamcatcher (2003)<p>Drawn together by mysterious psychic powers, four childhood buddies reunite for a hunting trip in Maine. …

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