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How to Open a Bottle of Wine with Everything But a Corkscrew How to Open a Bottle of Wine with Everything But a Corkscrew Say you’re stranded on a desert island with nothing but a bottle of wine and—inexplicably!—the contents of your entire junk drawer. But a corkscrew is nowhere to be found amidst the clutter. What do you do?
The 30 Best Films of the Decade The 30 Best Films of the Decade We’re all in that humanistic mode of evaluating our lives – coming up on the end of the year and the last time a zero will be the third digit on our calendars. We’re all (from Variety to Cat Fancy) also waxing expert on what films were the best of the best of the best of the past ten years. Which is why there is an unnavigable sea of opinion polluting the internet right now. Neil and I thought, ‘If everyone else is doing it, why can’t we? And why not do it better?” You may ask (since I’m forcing you to rhetorically), “How can giving your opinion be better than everyone else’s tepid version of an almost-arbitrary-seeming list?”
Tips and Tricks for Extending Battery Life in iOS 7 Tips and Tricks for Extending Battery Life in iOS 7 Dim the Brightness 1 of 16 Do you have a really bright screen? If so, it's probably killing your iPhone battery! If you can live with a slightly less dazzling display, you're likely to see a huge difference in the amount of time you can go before needing to recharge. Go ahead and dim that screen! Get to the brightness setting by swiping up to reveal the Control Center.
Creative Mom Turns Her Baby’s Naptime Into Dream Adventures Creative Mom Turns Her Baby’s Naptime Into Dream Adventures Do babies dream when they sleep, or they simply rest peacefully? Queenie Liao, a free-lance artist and mother of three boys living in California, has tried to answer this question by sharing the adventurous dramas that her child Wengenn dreams of during his sleep. Combining artistry and imagination with photography, Queenie has created captivating photos using plain cloths, stuffed animals, and other common household materials to create the background setting. Her album – Wengenn in Wonderland – is a compilation of over 100 creative photos that depict the continuous exploration of her son Wengenn in his magical land of charm and wonder.
31 More Quotes That Will Give You Chills 31 More Quotes That Will Give You Chills Due to the popularity of the first 31 quotes, I’ve decided to go ahead and present you with 31 more. Quotes are one of those things that are extremely short and simple – but convey the most meaning. They give chills down your spine to motivate and inspire you to achieve what ever it is you want to achieve. In whatever field you’re working in – you can find chilling quotes to inspire and motivate you – but here I present you 31 most chilling quotes in regards to life in general. “Don’t grieve. Anything you lose comes round in another form.” – Rumi“We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.” – Maya Angelou“Only the guy who isn’t rowing has time to rock the boat.” – Jean-Paul Sartre“There is no man living that can not do more than he thinks he can.”
30 Albums That Define Cool 30 Albums That Define Cool Any album “list” is going to be incomplete. It’s going to be filled with albums you agree with, artists you hate and some sort of commentary that you probably disagree with. This list is no different. However, rather than ranking these in order of importance or influence, we decided to pick 30 Albums that Define Cool. It’s not a “Best of XXXX” list by any stretch of the imagination (because honestly, that would be presumptuous), just thirty albums that we think are cool. These things tend to spark huge debates, so feel free to let us have it in the comments.
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Home > Quotes > (Images) 56 Inspirational Picture Quotes That Will Motivate Your Mind, Body & Soul By Joel on August 24, 2011 Now and then when we need a little Inspiration we often reach for a daily quote or motivational video. So I decided to share 56 of my favorite picture quotes, share them with your friends or plaster them on your wall and desktop for your daily Inspiration. (Images) 56 Inspirational Picture Quotes That Will Motivate Your Mind (Images) 56 Inspirational Picture Quotes That Will Motivate Your Mind
Ah, to be a teenager. It’s an exhilarating time in our lives, when we put away the dollies and toy trucks of youth and start macking on the opposite sex. But let’s not kid ourselves — for every thrilling first kiss and illicit sip of adult beverages, there are heartbreaks and breakouts, sudden, mysterious estrangement from parents, perilous feats of social acrobatics… and worse. Whether suffering the wackness of adolescence or just remembering the fast times from a safe distance, we can all identify with the ecstasy and the misery of our favorite movie characters as they grow up on the big screen. The 50 Best Coming-of-Age Movies The 50 Best Coming-of-Age Movies
Midnight in Paris Woody Allen’s latest places starving writer Owen Wilson in Paris with his fiancée, Rachel McAdams. Searching for inspiration for his incomplete novel, Owen begins taking strolls around the city at night where he discovers an unexpected group of people. I wish I could be more specific, but it would ruin the surprise. Know that it is brilliant, witty and full of mystique. 92% on Rotten Tomatoes (RT). 25 Spectacular Movies You (Probably) Haven't Seen 25 Spectacular Movies You (Probably) Haven't Seen
18 ways to educate yourself every day (because nerds are sexy) “Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at 20 or 80. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.” Henry Ford At the start of this year I made a decision that I want to commit to myself to a pursuit of intellect. I’m already a bit of a nerd, so this wasn’t really an alien concept for me, however I quickly realized that in order for me to make educating myself a priority in my life – I would have to make it into a daily habit. 18 ways to educate yourself every day (because nerds are sexy)
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100 Time-Saving Search Engines for Serious Scholars While burying yourself in the stacks at the library is one way to get some serious research done, with today’s technology you can do quite a bit of useful searching before you ever set foot inside a library. Undergraduates and grad students alike will appreciate the usefulness of these search engines that allow them to find books, journal articles and even primary source material for whatever kind of research they’re working on and that return only serious, academic results so time isn’t wasted on unprofessional resources. Note: Visit our updated list for the latest in academic search engines. General
The 20 Most Beautiful Bookstores in the World [Editor's note: In celebration of the holidays, we're counting down the top 12 Flavorwire features of 2012. This post, at #1, was originally published January 31.] With Amazon slowly taking over the publishing world and bookstores closing left and right, things can sometimes seem a little grim for the brick and mortar booksellers of the world. After all, why would anyone leave the comfort of their couch to buy a book when with just a click of a button, they could have it delivered to their door?
Become a Morning Person: 8 Tips from a Former Night Owl I spent most of my early and mid 20s working the second shift at newspapers. I loved working as a copy editor, and I loved the hours, too. My shifts began at 4 p.m. and ended at midnight, which meant I could stay up late, sleep until noon, and still have time to run errands and go to the gym (a rare occurrence then) before work. Become a Morning Person: 8 Tips from a Former Night Owl | Healthy Living
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