on a whim

KWAYE unveils sensual, stripped-back R&B number “Jasmine”

Slow, quivering guitars bob along above shuffling percussion and off-kilter basslines, with KWAYE's elastic vocal line whipping from all-out belt to …

Music (UK)

Black Friday: Avoid 'deals' that are not as good as they seem

Hurrah - Black Friday is here! But before you're tempted to dig too deep, consumers should be wary of so-called bargains or unmissable deals which …

Shopping

“Man tattoos crush’s face on arm” is the worst thing you’ll see on Facebook today

A late entry in the hotly contested list “what’s the creepiest (but not technically illegal) thing a man has ever done?” comes this extraordinary …

British Humour

Abe needs to seize opportunity to push for a thaw

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe made another rare constructive statement about China-Japan relations on Tuesday. This time on the sidelines of the …

News (China)

Brexit populism targets the democratic process

Britain’s longstanding ambivalence towards Europe is nothing compared to successive Conservative governments’ tortured relationship with the …

Brexit

How to Style Your Own Fashion Shoots on a Budget

Whether you're shooting a high-fashion model, a mom to be, or a high school senior, the clothes always matter. I'm a sucker for over-the-top drama in …

Photography

Reading While Traveling: Discovering ORIGIN at its Origin

Back in September, I waved <i>adios</i> to the U.S. and its many garbage fires, setting off on a seven-week adventure in the UK. I’d found a couple of …

Travel

6 towels on Amazon with more than 1,000 four-star (or more!) reviews

Real talk: If you’re like most millennials, chances are—besides being stressed and loving pink—your towel inventory is lower than it should be, …

Lifestyle

We, The Employees Of ClickHole.com, Have Voted Unanimously To Debase Ourselves In The Most Humiliating Ways Possible To Please The Billionaires Who Could Destroy Our Website On A Whim

Yesterday the editorial staff of ClickHole.com held an important vote that will ultimately determine the future of our website and our mission to …

Humor

The problem with Australian cricket: former players predict major decline

CRICKET Australia has come under fire from former players who claim the domestic game has been eroded - and a drastic impact is about to be felt …

Sport (Australia)

The 3 Best Websites For Travelers To Score Bargain Flight Deals

It’s no secret that the price of airline tickets continue to be one of the biggest burdens for many would-be world frequent travelers, but there are …

Air Travel

5 Things to Do Before a Dramatic Hair Transformation

This time last year, I had grown disillusioned with my hair. It wasn’t that I didn’t actually <i>like</i> my hair. Although it admittedly took years for me …

Hair

Hughesy's Family Are Reportedly Filthy About His Surprise $3m 'Block' Bid

<b>Dave Hughes</b>‘s impulse buy of the winning property on <i>The Block</i> last night caught the attention of lots of people (us included). Which is …

Two cops walked on to a the set of a game show ...

Husband and wife duo, Senior Constable Jess Fortune and Detective Sergeant Lee Fortune, signed up for Channel 7’s game show <i>The Wall</i> on a whim after …

Australian News

GET YOUR MASK ON: AN AUTUMN GUIDE

You don't need to perform an incantation or make a witches' brew to get the perfect formula for great skin. Find the right mask for your skin right …

Skin Care

How far you can go in a ReachNow MINI or BMW

We still have a solid month of leaf peeping and apple picking ahead of us, and even some last-minute pumpkins patch trips to work in before …

Brooklyn

Crispy, Cheesy, Tahini

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> I created this recipe on a whim, fully intending to dunk the cauliflower in …

Recipes

Why Getting Fired Was The Best Thing That Happened To My Career

The door was open. That’s the first thing I noticed while sitting in the dimly lit office, staring at my boss. Then I saw his blue tracksuit, and …

Lifestyle

Happy-hour shoptalk: There might be a brain-boosting side effect to alcohol

You’re way more likely to hear about alcohol making people slur their words than any purported boozy benefits. But a new study found sipping on some …

Lifestyle

ANCYL subregion strikes again with colourful press release mocking reshuffle

The Collen Maine-led ANC Youth League’s silence during this week’s latest Cabinet reshuffle may have been understood as an endorsement of the …

News (South Africa)

Samsung's new 360-degree camera has 17 lenses for VR streaming

​360 Round is aimed at specialist VR content creators.<p>Samsung has unveiled its 360 Round camera for recording high-quality 3D content for virtual …

Virtual Reality

“The Day I Almost Died — But Instead Found Hope”

In late December last year, in an incredibly raw state of overwhelm, I painfully drove to a railway viaduct a few miles from my house and only just …

ADHD

C3 expedition changed Charlottetown man's perspective

Dana Kenny says he sent in an application on a whim<p>Thinking it would be an amazing trip, Charlottetown's Dana Kenny says he filled out an application …

Prince Edward Island

Senators Propose Bipartisan Compromise To Restore Insurance Subsidies

President Trump recently announced that he was pulling the plug on $7 billion a year in federal cost-sharing subsidies to insurance companies selling …

Consumer News

These women sacrifice sex for the perfect body

These super-fit women can lift weights without breaking a sweat. But the one place that isn’t their strong point is the bedroom.<p>New research shows …

Fitness

A teen's first cruise: Highlights & lowlights

This summer I took a relaxing cruise from Seattle to Alaska on board the ship Oosterdam from Holland America. Over the course of a week the ship …

Pony in the porch: 10 horses and ponies who’ve made a sneaky appearance indoors

<b>Who blames these horses and ponies for taking a closer look at the delights of what goes on indoors (central heating, comfy sofas, well-stocked</b> …

Horses

The search for the freest city in the world

To Toronto, and a harrowing reminder that countries outside the British archipelago have identifiable seasons. The sun, which looks close enough to …

Cities

Kovacevic: Blaming the media? Hey, go nuts

Email<p><b>TAMPA, Fla</b>. -- See that photo up there?<p>That was Sunday at Heinz Field, early in the second half of the Steelers' 30-9 loss to the Jaguars. It's …

Ben Roethlisberger

25 years for murder ‘on a whim’

John Richard Weston, 37, ambushed and shot dead Laurie Starling as the 29-year-old left his NSW Central Coast business The Chop Shop on the evening …

Australian News