Magic

Stipe Miocic isn't wrong, but that's not going to help him

Admit it, you kind of forgot about Stipe Miocic.<p>In the aftermath of the UFC 226 main event, all that shouting and pushing and grinning about how much …

MMA & UFC

This New High Tech Board Can Surf Without Any Waves

If you grow up in a place where the most exciting surf comes from the wake of a jet ski (any South Floridians here?), chances are your watersport of …

Extreme Sports

British Open 2018: Phil Mickelson is working hard on his short game by hitting flop shots over people

Phil Mickelson missed the cut at last week's Scottish Open, but he used the tournament to work on his (impressive) version of the "Tiger stinger" off the tee. And ahead of this week's Open Championship, the five-time major winner appears hard at work practicing one of his signature skills. The flop …

Golf

Why, now that I’m a parent, does summer break feel so much shorter?

Are summer breaks shorter these days? Or have they always been this short? Is my memory of summer — days that ramble and roll with no particular end in sight — a revisionist lie, a trick of my aging and nostalgia-craved brain? Because that memory is a languid stream of pleasant boredom, a …

Lifestyle

The Simple but Effective Way to Stop Worrying So Much (It Sounds Ridiculous, But It Actually Works)

Science shows you can contain your worries to 30 minutes each day.<p>"I just can't shut off my brain. I worry so much I can't pay attention to what I'm doing." I hear comments like this in my therapy office on a daily basis. Whether you're constantly worried about money or you just can't stop …

Money

Introduction to mapping with {sf} & Co.

<b>At the “Rencontres R 2018” in Rennes, I proposed a brief introduction to mapping using the recent {sf} package and some other interesting packages.</b> …

Data Visualization

Magician Pulls Off Unimaginable Trick With 2 Strippers!

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Playlist

Movie Review; Uncle Drew.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Young people can’t jump! In your face, Millennials! Step back, hipsters, because <i>black Baby Boomers</i> are taking the court in <i>Uncle …

African-American News

Advice from Kurt Vonnegut that Every Writer Needs to Read

I can give you professional writing advice until the cows come home, but at the end of the day, I’m not a bestselling author or a member of America’s …

Writing

Watch a Lollipop Magic Trick Blow Drake's Mind

It’s actually pretty impressive.<p>Drake was hanging out at an exclusive London nightclub this week, as superstars do, when he bumped into magician social media celebrity Julius Dein. The trickster pulled Drake aside and wowed him with a pretty neat magic trick.<p>Holding a lollipop, Dein asked Drake who …

Entertainment

France’s dangerous move to remove ‘race’ from its constitution

<i>Rokhaya Diallo is a writer, journalist, filmmaker and TV host for BET France.</i><p>In France, race doesn’t exist.<p>French people are raised to believe that there is only one race: The human race. Race is understood as biological, so mentioning it is to assert that there are hierarchies between human beings.<p>…

Opinion

This artist creates incredibly realistic animal cakes — here's how she does it

The Cake Illusionist creates hyper-realistic animal cakes, wedding cakes, and other custom orders. These cakes can take days of work.<p>The cakes are assembled with a buttercream filling, and carved into shape. Each cake is then covered in a crumb coat, this seals the surface ready for icing.<p>Simple …

Dessert

A bitter obituary for the Civil War

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p><b>By Charles Frazier</b><p><b>Ecco/HarperCollins, $27, 356 pages</b><p>If one reads “Gone with the Wind” as a sweet elegy for the Civil War, then …

Books

Alyson Hannigan From Disney Junior's 'Fancy Nancy' Shares Her Hilarious Parenting Truths

This mom-of-two girls finds her role as Claire Clancey quite relatable—let’s just say her home life is far from boring.<p>Believe it or not, fans watched actress Alyson Hannigan’s IRL pregnancy unfold on the hit series <i>How I Met Your Mother</i> through her character Lily—which is pretty legen<i>—wait for …

Parenting

Watch Drake get bamboozled by British magician’s lollipop trick

The Canadian rapper's reaction is a moment to behold<p>Drake was recently left dumbfounded by a magic trick performed by British magician Julius Dean.<p>In …

DJ Khaled

Stunning Woodblock Prints Depicting David Bowie as a Traditional Japanese Sorcerer and Magician

The Japanese artisans of the Ukiyo-e Project have created absolutely stunning woodblock prints depicting different personas of David Bowie in …

David Bowie

Grand Marnier launches an alchemy inspired experience

Grand Marnier has announced The Grand Experiences, a series of exclusive events across London inspired by the alchemy of cognac and bitter oranges at …

Drinking

The Magician certainly did "Build A Fire" with Clew & Prov [Video]

The Magician has waved his magic wand over many genres blending dance, house, disco, pop, hip-hop, and R&B together to get us moving. His newest …

Music

The Dos and Don'ts of Grilling Fruit

Advice for the charred fruit-curious<p>The first time I was served grilled fruit, it seemed like a magic trick. Growing up, burgers, hot dogs, brats, …

BBQ

Drake’s reaction to this lollipop magic trick is everything

Drake is somewhat of a rap magician. He can snap his fingers, drop an extensive and intense new album, and appear at the top of the music charts …

Android Lollipop

Drake Left Gobsmacked Over Magic Lollipop Trick — Watch The Hilarious Clip

Drake had Twitter in hysterics after he was left absolutely gobsmacked over a magic lollipop this week. The rapper, 31, who came to London to perform …

DJ Khaled

Drake will cement his U.K. rap credentials with a Fire In The Booth appearance

Charlie Sloth confirms.<p>Drake's love of U.K. rap is well established by now. He rides hard for Section Boyz, gave a platform to Dave, and recently …

Music

Reality TV: Central Florida hopefuls shine

UPDATED: Arcadian Broad of the Orlando Ballet is no longer on Fox’s “So You Think You Can Dance.” The Central Florida men have been ejected from …

Florida

Drake Is Shook Over Lollipop Magic Trick

1 day ago<p>How did this magician do that?? He asked Drake to name his favorite superhero and he turned a plain lollipop into Batman. How did he know …

Android Lollipop

Roving reporter: Darcy Oake brings his best to Stampede's Grandstand Show

The Calgary Stampede’s Grandstand Show is an extravaganza of the highest magnitude every year, as illusionist Darcy Oake has discovered.“It’s quite …

Calgary Stampede

Drake's Reaction to This Lollipop Magic Trick Is Priceless

Have you ever wondered what does it take to impress a megastar like Drake? Well, it seems all you need is a lollipop, basic comic book knowledge, and …

Rap & Hip-Hop

These Coca-Cola 'Hacks' Are as Pointless as They Are Entertaining

In the pursuit of life hacks, one can be consumed by a madness. The whole world becomes both hammer and nail. Is a power cord a jump rope? Is a …

Lifehacks

Former NBA player Chase Budinger is living the dream as a pro beach volleyball player

The former Slam Dunk Contest participant tells SB Nation how he’s adjusting to using his leaping ability in a totally different way.<p>Chase Budinger played in the NBA for eight seasons as a role player for teams like the Rockets, Timberwolves, and Pacers. He had a nice career in the league, but …

Basketball

Someone ordered a Guinness and Sprite mixed together and we are APPALLED

THERE’S A LOT of stuff happening today between the Royal Visit and the England game. It’s a lot to deal with for any Irish person.<p>To add to our woes …

Guinness

TicWatch Pro dual-layered smartwatch is here

Smartwatches have a two-fold problem. First is how they sometimes feel like a solution in search of a problem. The more pressing problem, however, is …

Wear OS