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The Best Way to Ask Her Out

These five steps guarantee an awesome first date<p>Don’t assume she knows what “let’s grab a drink” means. Nearly 70 percent of single people have been confused about whether an outing was a date or not, a recent report finds.<p>According to the survey, which was commissioned by ChristianMingle and …

Jon Cryer Explains How to Talk to Your Teenage Son about Prostitutes

The “Two and a Half Men” star shares his secrets on finding love, being a dad, and admitting that you once paid for sex<p>A few days before I spoke with Emmy-winning actor Jon Cryer—the non-Warlock co-star of CBS' recently wrapped <i>Two and a Half Men</i>—he'd just sat down to have “The Talk” with his …

Photo London 2015: Editors’ Preview - Photographs will be exhibited at the 2015 Photo London | LensCulture

<i>Photography is the only medium whose history is a continuous boom. It continues to expand into new fields and take them over.</i><p>—Francis Hodgson, <i>Financial Times</i><p>An all-new world-class photography fair opens this May — Photo London. Centrally located at the grand Somerset House on the Thames, Photo …

5 Common Mistakes Beginners Make in Photography

So you have had your first DSLR camera for a month or two now and you are very excited about using it. If you are new to photography, there will be a …

4 of the Remotest Vacation Spots on the Planet

<i>By Adam Lapetina</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/Chris Zielecki</i><p>Remember when you vacationed in Cape Cod and ran into Bob from accounting? And then, next year, when you vacationed in Myrtle Beach and ran into him again? Well, you might have a more serious problem, but you also might want to try going somewhere a …

Gulf Stream

The Top 20 Traits Women Want in a Man

Men may never know exactly what women are thinking, but there are ways to get a better idea.<p>Of all the questions that have plagued man’s existence, few as are perplexing as what motivates the thoughts of the opposite sex. Despite thousands of years of books, poems, essays, and awful romantic …

Same Girl, Better Sex

Yes, the sexual flame will start to flicker. Here's how to fan it back into a bonfire<p>If you were to scribble a postcard to your sex life, would it say, "Wish you were here"?<p>Whether your relationship is 5 months or 5 years old, your sex life is constantly evolving—and not always for the better. Hot …

How Hokusai’s ‘The Great Wave’ Went Viral

‘The Great Wave’ takes a starring role at the MFA Boston April 5<p>“The Great Wave,” Katsushika Hokusai’s woodblock print from the early 1830s, may be the most famous artwork in Japanese history, and its popularity isn’t cresting anytime soon.<p>The image of a wave towering over Mount Fuji is the subject …

Art

10 Favorites: The Art of the Art Wall

Like us, do you have frames propped here and there waiting to be hung? Meet your inspiration: the salon-style art wall. Here are 10 favorite examples …

Sidewalk Flowers: An Illustrated Ode to Presence and the Everyday Art of Noticing in a Culture of Productivity and Distraction

A gentle wordless celebration of the true material of aliveness.<p><i>“How we spend our days, of course, is how we spend our lives,”</i> Annie Dillard wrote in her magnificent defense of living with presence. But in our age of productivity, we spend our days running away from boredom, never mind its creative …

Unbelievably beautiful GIF art by DarkAngelØne

DarkAngelØne. Adapted from the work of Gustavo Scheverin<p>DarkAngelØne creates gorgeous animations from the work of other artists.<p>DarkAngelØne. …

The Best Street Style from Tokyo Fashion Week

Street style cliques in New York, London, Milan, and Paris run the gamut, from the models off duty to the bloggers in freebies, and the editors who prowl the pavement between shows. But we dare you to find a place where people wear their sartorial heart on their sleeve more than Tokyo: Here is …

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The Best Way to Experience Machu Picchu

Photo: Drew Robinson<p>By: <i>Drew Robinson</i>, an Explorer for <i>The Outbound Collective</i><p>Wander among the ancient Incan ruins of Machu Picchu. Although some travelers may choose to arrive at the ruins by train, backpacking the 44.5 mile <i>Salkantay Trek</i> allows you to explore Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu in ways …

Runners: You've Never Seen Haiti Like This

Photo: Taylor Rees<p>Haiti is not usually perceived as a top international tourist destination. But in early March, a group of seven runners set off to show that the country is a place to be celebrated, visited, and invested in. With a relay team and a support crew, the group ran from Cap Haitian to …

Nobody Throws Balls Like Yu

He's 26 years old, comes from Japan, plays baseball in Texas and can throw pitches like no one else in the game. He's Yu Darvish and he throws fastballs, sliders, slow curves. Facing him — and this is the thing that makes him bigger than baseball, just a stunning athlete — you'd have no idea what's …

Emma Watson Gets Glamorous and Dangerous in ‘The Bling Ring’ Images

If there will ever be a textbook titled "How to Keep Your Career Alive and Well After Starring in the Harry Potter Series,' Emma Watson will probably …

Battier predicts female NBA player

Miami Heat forward Shane Battier, who has played several pickup basketball games with women over the years, predicts that the NBA is not far away …

Basketball

Arashiyama

Arashiyama, or “Storm Mountain”, is one of Japan’s designated Historic Sites and can be found on the western edge of Kyoto. The district features …

Articles about best mirrors home decoration on Dwell.com - Dwell

Australia is home to many beautiful beaches, koalas and kangaroos, and most importantly, incredible prefab houses.<p>Covered in mirrored glass that’s transparent when viewed from within, the façade of this Mexican forest retreat reflects the...<p>We're adept with decorating a room on a budget, but every …

Prefab Homes

The Bang Bar In London Is Latest In Niche Hair Salons

Are you ready for another uber specific hair bar?<p>Stylist Josh Wood opened The Bang Bar in London yesterday, proving that no segment of the coiffe industry is too minor for its own salon. The fringe-specific services are offered at Wood's Atelier in Liberty London and will cost you a whopping £10 …

Fifa awards goalline technology contract to German company – video

World football governing body Fifa has awarded German company GoalControl the contract to provide goalline technology. The system will be trialled at …

Yu Darvish loses perfect game with 2 outs in ninth inning

HOUSTON -- Yu Darvish saw the ball skip between his shins, dashing his chance at perfection. Immediately, several Texas Rangers came to the mound to …

Baseball

Carlos Tevez handed 250 hours of community service for driving offences

The Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez has been sentenced to 250 hours of community service and a six-month driving ban after pleading guilty at …