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The TSA Wants You to Adopt Dogs That Flunked Out of Training

They might not be good sniffers, but they're great cuddlers.<p>Want to adopt a lovable, hardworking dog, for absolutely free? The TSA, a.k.a. the group that makes you wait in long lines at the airport, is the unlikely source of your next best friend.<p>The Transportation Security Administration has a …

Tomorrow's 'Halo' World Championship Boasts Biggest eSports Prize In Console History

The biggest <i>Halo</i> eSports championship ever begins this Friday, with teams from around the world competing for a $2.5 million prize pool. The winners will take home $1 million in prize money.<p>Over 900 registered teams, comprised of over 4,000 players have competed in the tournament so far. Tomorrow, …

Best Books About Manhood and Masculinity | The Art of Manliness

In every time period, and all across the world, men have been very interested in the question of what it means to be a man. Some of their answers …

Reaching Mars in a few days? It's possible, NASA video says

Ever since NASA announced plans to send a manned mission to Mars in the 2030s and Hollywood got in on the action with "The Martian," the Red Planet has loomed large in our collective imagination. Now, thanks to a video released by NASA, we can add a new bit of heat to Mars fever -- the idea that we …

Attention Fellow Introverts: It's Time to Stop Beating Ourselves Up

I crave time alone even when I'm lonely. How I'm learning to accept my introversion while pushing myself out of my comfort zone.<p>A few years ago, my best friend of over a decade called me and I chose not to answer. We were living in different states and hadn't seen each other in months; in his …

A food scientist explains how to make the crispiest fried chicken in the world

But, according to a food scientist, one surprising ingredient could do the trick: vodka.<p>That's what J. Kenji Lopez-Alt, managing culinary director of food-enthusiast site SeriousEats.com, found after hundreds of experiments in the kitchen.<p>The reason vodka is the ideal ingredient for a fried-chicken …

Fried Chicken

Learn any of these 16 programming languages and you'll always have a job

There are thousands of programming languages, but some are far more popular than others.<p>When a company goes out to find new programming talent, they're looking for people familiar with the languages and systems they already use — even as new languages like Apple Swift start to make a splash.<p>Here …

Programming Languages

11 Slow Cooker Recipes That Will Save You Money In The New Year

The New Year is an ideal time to reset your budget and get creative with ways to save money. By utilizing your trusty slow cooker, you'll get more bang for your buck, ultimately saving time and money in the short-and long-term. Not to mention, the delicious possibilities to experiment with from …

Cooking

15 things you can stop wasting your money on

Not only are we surrounded by enticing <i>things</i> to buy, but they're at our fingertips with the swipe of a plastic card, leaving us with thinner wallets and a bunch of unnecessary stuff and services.<p>Here are 15 things you can stop wasting your money on today:<p><i>Mandi Woodruff contributed reporting to this</i> …

Personal Finance

7 Things Americans Can Learn From The Japanese

If you've ever spent an extended period of time in Japan, you know that life in Japan and life in America are totally different. While both cultures have their pros and cons, we think Americans can learn a thing or two from daily life in Japan. The culture is filled with rich traditions based on …

The Most Genius Way to Save Money on Groceries Next Year

<i>By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist</i><p>Grocery shopping can take a big bite out of your household budget. In fact, a family of four spends up to an average of $1,300 a month on food at home, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. That means families can shell out more than $15,000 a year on …

Personal Finance

The 7-Minute Routine for Back Pain Relief

Few things in life are as frustrating as back pain (aside from maybe coffee shops with no Wi-Fi ). If you're dealing with it, you're not alone: One …

Yoga

8 Ways to Spice Up Oral Sex

Going down is about to get even better<p>You probably have a ton of favorite positions when it comes to sex, but what about foreplay? If your pre-sex routine is feeling, well, routine, it’s time to get creative with your mouth moves. Take a page (or eight!) out of the <i>Men’s Health and Women’s Health</i> …

12 Movies to Watch on Netflix Before They're Gone in August

Hurry, time to watch these gems.<p>The dog days of summer have arrived, and 90-degree heat is as good an excuse as any to stay in the air conditioning and enjoy the standout offerings on Netflix before they disappear. Follow our roundup to see what you need to get to soon, along with the dates they'll …

Satisfy your Mature Side With These 25 Seinen Anime

“Seinen” is used to describe a male demographic between the ages of 18 to 40. Anime targeted towards the seinen crowd can include a number of other …

7 ways mentally strong people handle stress

In fact, they view adversity as an opportunity for self-growth.<p>Whether they're dealing with financial setbacks, health problems, or workplace difficulties, mentally strong people don't let stress drag them down.<p>Here are seven ways mentally strong people handle stress effectively:<p>While some people …

Self-help

10 influential pulp novels that are criminally good

American pulp fiction first appeared on cheap, wood pulp paper. In the early 20th century, it lived in fiction magazines that cost no more than a …

12 Life-Changing iPhone Storage Hacks

Make those 'Storage Almost Full' notifications a thing of the past.<p>1. Find out which apps are taking up the most space<p>See which apps are taking up the most space in just a couple of taps. Head to Settings > General > Usage, and then click Manage Storage. You'll then see the greediest apps and be …

Lazy Cleaning Tricks for a Spotless Home

Struggling to find the time -- nay, the motivation -- to get all your chores done? Well, you might want to sit down for this news: You can get it all done hardly using any energy at all and <i>without</i> sacrificing any of your home's cleanliness. Read on for several effortless ways to keep your space …

Cleaning

19 Foods That Aren't Actually Food

Just because it looks like a blueberry doesn't mean it is one.<p><i>This article was written by Mandy Oaklander and provided by our partners at Eat Clean.</i><p>"Everything in moderation" is usually pretty sound advice, but let's face it: There are some things you should just not put in your mouth. From …

Sip Up, Slim Down: The Right Way to Drink Green Tea for Weight Loss

Find out if the green stuff's weight-loss power extends to flavored ice cream, iced tea, and extract<p>Find out if the green stuff's weight-loss power extends to flavored ice cream, iced tea, and extract<p>I'll admit it: I had a mini celebration when I learned green tea has the incredible power to shift …

12 Ways You're Making Coffee Wrong

<i>By: Dan Gentile</i><p>Turning water into caffeine isn't quite alchemy, but there are plenty of secrets to making a golden cup of coffee. And unless you're a professional, odds are your equation has some errors in it.<p>So, to find the most common coffee-making mistakes, we asked for tips from a cast of …

Coffee

3 Books You Absolutely Must Read Next Year

By Ryan Holiday,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/13ydRnu<p>There is a famous conversation between Eisenhower and the Russian General Zhukov. Ike asked, …

15 Foods to Add to Your Diet in 2015

<b>1. Matcha tea:</b><p>Haven't heard of Matcha tea yet? You will. Matcha tea is the dried leaves of<p>green tea ground into a powder. Before the leaves hit the ground however, they are shaded for 30 days to increase their chlorophyll production. That means that when you drink Matcha, you are literally drinking …

Apple Says These Are the Best iPhone, iPad Apps of 2014

Here are the 24 new apps Apple says are its favorites of the year.<p>Apple's handpicked list of best new apps of the year has arrived just in time for the holidays, but unlike every gift guide you're likely to find, the vast majority of products on this list are free.<p>Best app of 2014 went to "brain …

Why Happiness Is the Wrong Pursuit

Photo by Patrick<p>Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose." -- Helen Keller<p>Money doesn't buy happiness. Obvious, right?<p>On some abstract level, we know that money and other outward signs …

Happiness

The Best Apps For People Who Don't Like Spending Money

Whatever you use — debit card, ApplePay, Bitcoin — one way or another, you’re really just giving up cold, hard cash. And with an average personal …