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Which, honestly, I think is a bunch of crap. It’s a two-way street, folks.The post New Study Proves It! Happy Wife = Happy Life appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Chaunie Brusie | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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First, it was sponsored content – advertisements designed to look like articles. Then it was a full-fledged fusion of journalism and advertizing, as sites like Buzzfeed and Upworthy actively worked with corporations to create “brand journalism.”...
From: The Atlantic | By: Andrew Sullivan | Friday, September 19, 2014
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It's that time of year when the leaves start to change, the weather gets a little cooler and the smell of fall is in the air. It's also time for The Pilot's fall Bazaar Guide. Here's a compilation of events to help with weekend planning and holiday shopping....
From: Norfolk Virginian-Pilot | By: HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Experts advise taking time and being cautious in assessing the treasured creations or possessions of a loved one....
From: New York Times | By: PAUL SULLIVAN | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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How the paper of record thinks about 'found video'...
From: The Atlantic | By: Robinson Meyer | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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If there's one thing I know for sure, it's that sweet bab Isabella is one lucky little lady. And she's not even here yet! But judging by the care that Ashley Lindzon Events put into every last ounce of her woodland inspired baby shower, I'd say that...
From: Green Daily | By: Jacquelyn Clark | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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We've been somewhat concerned about various attempts to pass laws against revenge porn. While revenge porn itself is immensely troubling, the problem is that any law that seeks to carve out revenge porn almost certainly leads to dangerous unintended...
From: Techdirt | By: Mike Masnick | Friday, September 19, 2014
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With a wide variety of experiences to choose from this summer, 16-year-old Sam Pinczuk decided to go to Ghana. He says he spent the hot days doing something cool: teaching kids there photography. The trip touched the Ghanaian kids’ lives and affected...
From: Voice of America | By: Faiza Elmasry | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Canon's new G7X is likely to be the best pocket camera the company has ever produced. The post Canon’s New PowerShot Could Be Its Best Compact Camera Yet appeared first on WIRED....
From: Wired | By: Tim Moynihan | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Kansas City, Missouri encourages its citizens to fight obesity by using alternative modes of transportation, but as many active city-dwellers can probably attest to, biking or walking as a woman is often viewed as an invitation for harassment.
From: Geekosystem | By: Carolyn Cox | Friday, September 19, 2014
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If this is what turning 40th looks like, you can count me in again and again! Though this was supposed to be a low-key event for sweet Statsky Design's husband, it ended up being a fiesta of the very best kind! With no detail left unthought of, thanks...
From: Green Daily | By: Jacquelyn Clark | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Food, wine trucks, art and shop openings fill this week’s “where to go” guide with destinations in Portland, Los Angeles, Seoul, Tokyo, Beverly Hills, New York and beyond. The Tokyo Art Book Fair opens this weekend and is certainly a…Where To...
From: Selectism | By: Staff | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Inthiscountry,thereareanimalswesave,andanimalsweservewithmayo.Whales,dolphins,anddogsinwheelchairsallgetfirst-classtreatment,LivingSocialspadeals,MRIS.Pigsdie.It’suncleartomehowAmericansdecidewhomeetstheknifeandwhomeetstheparents,butit’sverycleartothemakersof DolphinTale2 thatdolphins–nothumans–deserveallofournonconsensual,non-reciprocated,weirdAmericanloveandkisses....
From: FilmDrunk | By: heatheruproxx | Friday, September 19, 2014
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[All Photos: Matt Duckor -- And yes, they're iPhone-only] So you picked up a fancy new iPhone 6. It's thinner, bigger (especially if you opted for the 6 Plus), and soon it will allow you to pay for pretty much anything without whipping out your credit...
From: Epicurious | By: Matt Duckor | Friday, September 19, 2014
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My personal motto is "Chronically fabulous," since I honestly truly believe that my disabilities can't prevent me from being as fabulous as I can — in fact, they just add to it. They are part of me, and frankly those medical devices make my life a...
From: Offbeat Bride | By: Mishy | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Kate Steffens is the curator of The Family Acid's Instagram account, which features over 40 years of her father's -- photographer Roger Steffens -- slide photography...
From: Time | By: Richard Conway | Friday, September 19, 2014
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You wave goodbye to your friend and it feels like your arm is jiggling even after you've stopped waving. Don't fret. It's easy to tighten and tone up your arms - just hop on your yoga mat and do these eight poses that will strengthen and sculpt your...
From: FitSugar | By: Jenny-Sugar | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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1. Tuchus Acceptance Last week Vogue caught onto the (not exactly new) butt phenomenon and declared we are currently living in the "official era of the big booty." Yet between all the Photoshopping, implants and photos of Kim Kardashian's enviable tuchus,...
From: Cool Hunting | By: CH Editors | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Adelaide Caines was born prematurely at 24-weeks, and survived only long enough for one snapshot to be taken. Emily and Alastair Caines released that photograph hoping to start a commentary on the 24-week abortion limit in their country. The photograph...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Dawn Papple | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Roy McMakin has been making seemingly ordinary furniture since 1987. In all that time, the Seattle-based artist/designer has consistently tinkered with familiar furniture archetypes - like sofas and chests of drawers - and turned them into something...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Photography is like any other pursuit in life, in that it requires a great deal of time and practice. Unless you make a living as a professional photographer, you might find that you simply don’t have enough hours in the day to devote to taking pictures....
From: Digital Photography School | By: Simon Ringsmuth | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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24-year-old photographer Batool Al Daawi is carving out a big name for herself, not just as one of Egypt’s leading fashion photographers, but also in the field of conceptual photography. Her latest photography series ‘Beauty Hurts’ began in October...
From: Palestine Telegraph | By: PT Editor | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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September 19, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – A ministerial committee from East Darfur has arrived in Beer Yassin area, 60 km west of the state's capital, El-Daein to investigate the burning of the commercial market by army personnel in protest against the killing...
From: Sudan Tribune | By: SudanTribube.com | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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This is a guest post by Zach Roberts. As a documentary producer, I watch more than my fair share of environmental protest documentaries — probably about 20 a year. And almost all of them have the same, vague message: we need to do something! Their...
From: De-Smog Blog | By: Guest | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Weddings are a perfect time to try an elaborate new updo, and you can't tell me otherwise: mohawks absolutely count as updos. On Offbeat Bride, we've seen some fancy ones. Long, short, bleached, black, rainbow... well, you'll have to go to our mohawks...
From: Offbeat Bride | By: Chris Wolfgang | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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'Even if you know a bank is going to go bankrupt, the managers have to play out the act - and that's what they did'I was out of place at this meeting for a couple of reasons. I was in the wrong trousers, for a start: I had just taken all my work...
From: The Guardian | By: Gwion Moore | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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We're having eight Fuji Instax cameras at our upcoming wedding and I'm trying to estimate how much film we'll need.Six of them will be at the tables, one will used as a diy photo booth camera and one will be by the guest book. We're hoping that everybody...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: poxandplague | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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There's evidence out there that states waking up next to fresh flowers on your bedside table is a way to improve your energy throughout an entire day. When I saw that, I knew we had to save September's foraged arrangement for my bedside table. September's...
From: Green Daily | By: Petal Floral | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Chanel and Fendi creative director Karl Lagerfeld will launch The Karl Daily, a “satirical broadsheet newspaper,” later this month. The impending publication will distribute throughout Europe, China and beyond in quantities of 150,000 copies, showcasing...
From: Selectism | By: Elaine YJ Lee | Friday, September 19, 2014
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BRIANA: It seems like we’ve had our eye on agate...
From: HGTV | By: Briana Mowrey | Friday, September 19, 2014
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To celebrate James Nachtwey's 30 years as a contract photographer for TIME, we have organized an exhibit of 54 layouts that have appeared in the magazine featuring his work from Chechnya to Somalia and from Afghanistan to Burma....
From: Time | By: James Nachtwey | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Judges strike down part of statute, saying inherently expressive medium of photography is part of right to free speechA court has upheld the constitutional right of Texans to photograph strangers as an essential component of freedom of speech - even...
From: The Guardian | By: Tom Dart in Houston | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Earlier today I shared a collection of sports images. Now as usual it’s time for the challenge. I throw down the gauntlet and urge you to accept it and play along (pun intended). Sports photography is a tricky subject. Fast moving subjects, quickly...
From: Digital Photography School | By: Darlene Hildebrandt | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Mountain Goat Kids, Mount Evans Wilderness, ColoradoImage: Verdon TomajkoIn celebration of the 50th anniversary of The Wilderness Act, The Smithsonian's Museum of Natural History is featuring an exhibit of photography from wilderness areas across the...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Texas Sheriff Charged For Forcing Sex Offenders To Pose For Nude Photos via WFAA News A man who claims a Wise County sheriff’s deputy forced him to take nude photographs while registering for the state’s sex offender database says he...
From: Bossip | By: shessowrite | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Cameras and the countless accessories that go along with them do not come cheap — so you shouldn’t treat them as such. Our friends at Killspencer venture into the world of photography with the introduction of a full range of leather bags…Killspencer...
From: Selectism | By: Thomas Welch | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Inside this couple's stunning island wedding - Green Wedding Shoes True stories of bad bridal party behavior - The Knot This farm-to-table wedding is picturesque - Style Me Pretty Quick and easy workouts to get in shape for the big day - Equally Wed...
From: TresSugar | By: Rona-Horowitz | Friday, September 19, 2014
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See all the pics from the Women in Clothes launch party » When Sheila Heti, Heidi Julavits and Leanne Shapton began working on their buzzy new book, Women in Clothes, they handed out business cards printed with the words, “I like what you’re wearing”...
From: Fashion Magazine | By: Caitlin Agnew | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Check out the pics from the Nordstrom Canada opening gala » The day has come. What seems to have been the buzziest of buzzwords (or the buzziest of hashtags, #NordstromYYC) in the Canadian retail scene since Fall 2012, Nordstrom has launched its first...
From: Fashion Magazine | By: Caroline Gault | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Photo Credit: WENNView All Photos › Chrissy Teigen looked amazing at the XOXO Fall 2014 Campaign Launch Party. Chrissy got the nod to be the face of the contemporary fashion brand’s Fall 2014 collection. The collection is sophisticated and stylish...
From: Moe Jackson | By: Devon | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Apparently U2's deal with Apple goes further than taking a bunch of cash and dumping unwanted music files on hundreds of millions of iTunes users. The band has said that it's working on a brand new music format that "can't be pirated." Oh really? We've...
From: Techdirt | By: Mike Masnick | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Jennifer Lopez’s new video for the song “Booty,” featuring Iggy Azalea, is supposed to be classy, but is it? A regular grind-fest, Jennifer’s new video features Lopez and Azalea shaking, gyrating, and rubbing on each other throughout. Iggy Azalea...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Scott Falkner | Friday, September 19, 2014
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The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has gone all hotsy gratification on us, proving once again that Republicans are all about extremes. The state’s highest criminal court on Wednesday tossed out a state law banning “improper photography” — photos...
From: Crooks and Liars | By: Juanita Jean | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Earlier in the week, we got a (supposed) glimpse inside one of the many iPhone 6-laden cargo planes that just finished making its way across the Pacific. But since you can't actually see any iPhones in the original photo, we asked you to fill in the...
From: Gizmodo | By: Ashley Feinberg | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Pop the Champagne is a team of bad-ass chicks who make SoCal weddings run like well-oiled matrimonial machines with their day-of coordination skills. Yes, day-of coordination is all they do, and they do it well. Not only do they clearly know how to party,...
From: Offbeat Bride | By: Megan Finley | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Jamaal Charles practiced again on Friday. This sure looks like good news. KC media is tweeting out pictures (and video!) of Jamaal Charles on the practice field for the Kansas City Chiefs on Friday. Charles suffered a high ankle sprain in last Sunday's...
From: Arrowhead Pride | By: Joel Thorman | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Eight years ago, Brazilian photographer Sebastião Salgado set out to document the remaining unspoiled parts of our planet, wanting to draw attention to the ever-pressing issue of climate change and environmental degradation. No stranger to long-form......
From: Cool Hunting | By: Hans Aschim | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Check out the best street style shots from MFW » Day two of Milan Fashion Week was nothing short of a sartorial thrill as our favourite Italian designers showed off their Spring 2015 collections. From the Barbie-inspired designs on the Moschino runway...
From: Fashion Magazine | By: Lauren Watson | Friday, September 19, 2014
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Our look is about to get a whole lot more…joyful. We know that Milan Fashion Week isn’t one for subtlety and neutral palettes and at yesterday’s Moschino Spring 2015 show, Jeremy Scott took that to a whole new level. Following Scott’s candy...
From: Fashion Magazine | By: Souzan Michael | Friday, September 19, 2014
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British retail giant TOPMAN have teamed up with fellow Brit, artist Richie Culver, on an exclusive capsule collection for Fall/Winter 2014. The Berlin-based artist is known for his astute interpretations of youth and social cultures through…Richie...
From: High Snobiety | By: Maude Churchill | Friday, September 19, 2014
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