Lifestyle

Beware the Trump brain rot: The cognitive effects of this administration’s actions could be disastrous

Democracy isn't all that's at risk under Trump's agenda. There's a 5-point attack happening on our nation's minds<p>Thirty years ago one of the most famous public service announcement ad campaigns was launched. “This Is Your Brain on Drugs” featured a man asking the audience if they understood the …

Liberal POV

Top 10 Raspberry Pi Zero Projects That Make Use of Its Small Stature

The Raspberry Pi has long been the hobbyist choice for DIY electronics projects. The Raspberry Pi Zero, which is about the size of a stick of gum, …

Raspberry Pi

Lighten and brighten your wine stash with these 5 bottles

Exceptional   Excellent   Very Good<p>To get us primed for spring, try an electric rosé from Austria and a juicy Riesling from Alsace. Rounding out this week’s selections are two pinot noirs, including a surprising bargain from Bulgaria and a fun Valpolicella from Italy.<p><b>—</b><p>Dave McIntyre<b>GREAT VALUE</b><b>Loimer</b> …

Wine

No time to Marie Kondo your home? Here’s the one item in every room to get rid of right now

Waging a war on clutter a la Marie Kondo requires a lot of does-it-spark-joy reflection—and some <i>serious</i> time commitment. If you’re looking for just …

Minimalism

Less is More in this Manhattan Beach Bungalow

Matt Jacobson doesn’t just abide by the mantra “less is more,” he wholeheartedly embraces it. His Southern California home is a compact ode to minimal living.<p>Matt Jacobson is a collector. Point to any one of his possessions, and he will tell you a story—a rousing, passionate story—about its …

Houses

22 Fitness Pros Share Their Favorite Abs Exercises

There are only so many ways you can do crunches or planks before you get bored. But that's no reason to skip a core session. A strong torso sets the …

Workouts

12 features you probably didn't know exist on WhatsApp

WhatsApp's core messaging function is pretty easy to use.<p>But there's a lot more to the Facebook-owned messaging service -- which surpassed 1 billion …

‘Worst skier alive’ viral video sparks international incident

CARACAS, Venezuela — For a Venezuelan skier who had only trained on wheels beneath a bright sun, the slopes of Finland proved a mighty …

Sports

Man Gets Extra Year Behind Bars for Showing Up to Prison Late Because He Took Family Vacation

A Colorado man sentenced to 6 1/2 years for stealing powerful painkillers from the hospital where he worked was given an extra year behind bars after …

Crime

Why Having Chemistry Can Actually Be Dangerous to a Relationship

Meet Brad. Brad is very attractive, he's confident, and he's a manipulative assh*le. No one likes Brad — but you. You both get along effortlessly, the sex is great, and you have an <i>amazing</i> connection. Ever dated a Brad? According to witty self-help book <b>F*ck Love</b> by Michael Bennett, MD, and his …

Relationships

White House Correspondents’ dinner weekend gets tamer: Bloomberg drops its after-party

This year’s White House Correspondents Association dinner is going from fizzy to flat faster than a glass of warm champagne.<p>As celebs stay home and some media organizations give the dinner a pass under the media-hostile Trump administration, Bloomberg just decided to cancel its annual afterparty — …

That time when “the Hollywood elite” took on Washington, 70 years ago

Sunday night at the Oscars, we’ll likely see writers, actors, and directors use their time at the podium to lambast the policies of US president Donald Trump, as they have at other awards shows.<p>Trump himself will reportedly be too busy hosting a black-tie event in Washington, DC to watch the US …

Hollywood

The cold hard health facts about penis implants

If you’re a man, poor performance in the bedroom can take a serious toll not only on the quality of your sex life, but also on your feelings of …

Carolyn Hax: Husband puts his foot down, but whose toes is he stepping on?

Adapted from an online discussion.<p><i>Dear Carolyn: A year ago, my brother verbally lashed out at my husband, and my husband followed up a few days later with a long email that basically said my brother needed to get therapy and help with alcohol.</i><p><i>My brother called my husband to apologize, but my</i> …

Marriage

10 Pairs of Stars You Forgot Have Kids Together

Mary Louise Parker and Billy Crudup have a 12-year-old son named William Atticus together.<p>We bet you forgot that they have kids together!<p>Click …

Hollywood

This Woman Is Sharing the Cost of Her Miscarriage To Make a Point About Health Insurance

Janie Faville, 27, wants to remind people that miscarriages—as devastating as they can be—often come with a price tag. The Kansas City, Missouri, …

Health Care

This Translucent White Box in Singapore Is a Minimal Design Dream

This stunning home in Singapore, designed by local firm Park+Associates Architects, has just been awarded a 2016 Architizer A+Award — and we aren’t …

Design

Weekend DIY: Make Your Own Oil Infuser

Essential oils can perk up your mood, help you de-stress, or act as an aromatherapy sleep aid. The best way to enjoy the scents of your favorite oils is with a diffuser. But why buy one when you can very easily make one yourself? Watch this video to learn just how easy this DIY project truly is.

Eduardo García’s Path: Migrant Worker, Convict, Deportee, Star Chef

MEXICO CITY — As bad hombre tales go, Eduardo García’s is classic. A border-crossing Mexican immigrant, he moved around the United States through the better part a decade, harvesting the produce that most of us take for granted throughout what might be thought of as a stolen childhood. Starting at …

Restaurants

How to win the game and retire in your 30s

When you’re so good at saving money that you can retire at age 31, people understandably want to hear your money tips. That’s how Clark Howard ended …

Personal Finance

11 of Kate Middleton's Biggest Beauty Secrets You Need to Try for Yourself

We were all pretty mind-blown when we learned that <b>Kate Middleton</b>'s secret to flawless looking skin involved everyone's favorite sweet treat. But at …

Fashion

Ask Amy: Insulting in-laws’ weighty remarks are not welcome

<i>Dear Amy: My in-laws always seem to feel the need to comment on people’s weight, either right to their faces at a family function or gossiping about it behind their backs.</i><p><i>Ironically, they are not exactly thin.</i><p><i>My brother-in-law and his wife are quite heavy (my brother-in-law much more so), but his</i> …

Parenting

Making compost

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Gardening

13 Inspiring Quotes From Important Women in History

March is Women's History Month, and we have never felt more inspired by the powerful women who have stood up for their rights and liberties. In honor of that, we rounded up the most motivating quotes from important women in history. These statements will leave you proud and uplifted.

Feminism

WATCH: Let it go: Author Tiffany Dufu on why moms should “Drop the Ball”

Want to be a better parent? Lower the bar<p>Working moms — especially those in heterosexual relationships — have spent the past few decades barraged with conflicting advice on how to “lean in,” “opt out” and “have it all.” But now author and mother of two Tiffany Dufu has some practical advice we can …

Liberal POV

Rita Wilson Reveals Why Tom Hanks is the Best Husband Alive

There’s nothing like the care of a loved one to get you through an illness--especially an extremely devastating one like cancer. And for Tom Hanks’ …

Tom Hanks

Science Officially Proves Poor Parenting Doesn't Cause ADHD

Your kid's diagnosis is 0% your fault.<p>Parenting a child with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) comes with a ton of challenges, since …

ADHD

ICE Agents Moved an Undocumented Woman Awaiting Brain Tumor Surgery From the Hospital to a Detention Facility

An undocumented woman from El Salvador who was in the hospital waiting to have emergency surgery for a brain tumor was forcibly removed by agents …

Brain Tumors

This video of men in kilts doing yoga is oddly soothing…and hot

Another yoga-centric video is going viral—the second in as many weeks. This time, though, it’s men in kilts—not menstrual realness—that’s got the …

Yoga

Watch Cristiano Ronaldo Test Drive the 1500HP Bugatti Chiron

Just before Bugatti begins delivering its new Chiron to customers, the automaker has found a champion to test drive the $2.6 million hypercar. In a …

Sports Cars