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Few actors are as prolific as Nicolas Cage. The guy has been in so many wild movies that he can literally make a movie in which he plays himself. You could puzzle yourself into circles, is he always playing a form of himself in every role? Is Nic Cage himself …
How often should you get tested for STDs? At-home tests for safety and security
Getting tested for STDs is a necessary part of regular sexual health. But it’s not always easy to get regular appointments with a medical professional. And who really wants their doctor to know how often they’re hooking up with new partners, anyway? Thankfully you can stay safe with a home …
It's settled: These are the 10 best Settlers of Catan expansion packs
Settlers of Catan is one of the most prolific games for board game fans. It’s easy to learn and downright addictive to play. Players focus on growing their own resources, establishing trade, and fighting off invasion—the game has virtually endless variations on how you can grow your city. But the …
Kitchen hacks for single living that'll save you time, money and waste
Meal prepping for one is notoriously difficult. Either we’re stuck eating the same thing all week or throwing out food because we couldn’t get to it in time. And on top of that, living alone often means a smaller kitchen space, so there’s less counter and cabinet space to work …
8 best non-alcoholic beers & hop waters for every occasion
There are some events that just require an ice-cold beer. Whether it’s tailgating, an at-home project, or just a hot summer day that demands a frothy, hoppy beverage, sometimes a beer just hits the spot. But just because you’ve got a hankering for a beer doesn’t mean you have to …
Can Nigerian soccer prince Maduka Okoye handle the weight of a nation?
Maduka Okoye is a burgeoning soccer star, having just played as Nigeria’s starting goalkeeper in the Africa Cup of Nations. With his Twitter audience at 87,600 followers and his Instagram seeing a 214.55% growth rate in less than four weeks, he’s become an international idol, too. But if this bloom …
Why so serious? This fun porn will tickle your funny bone
There are all kinds of porn out there, but sometimes you just want some fun porn. You know, something silly. Porn where the people in it look like they’re having a really fun time. After all, if you can’t get silly when you’re naked, when can you be silly? Several …
At-home date ideas for when Netflix and chill won't cut it
After more than two years of variations of stay-at-home orders, coming up with the perfect at-home date ideas can seem very difficult. I mean, how do you make your home feel new and exciting? What can you do to build that special mood in an everyday locale? A great at-home …
The best Valentine's Day porn for every kind of relationship
Much like the holiday itself, Valentine’s Day porn means different things to different people. There’s a certain vibe surrounding the holiday, whether it’s sweet, spicy, or salty. But no matter your relationship status, Valentine’s Day is bound to bring on a certain kind of mood. You know… horniness. So what …
All of the AVN Award Winners & Where to Stream Them
This year’s AVN award winners represent the best, the brightest, and the most bootylicious of the adult industry’s past year. The 39th annual “Oscars of Porn” was broadcasted digitally for the second year in a row due to COVID safety, but the hottest stars were still there. And lemme tell …
Can 'Buffy' survive Joss Whedon? How to love a problematic fave
A version of this article was originally published at BoLS. When I’m sick or burnt out, it’s only a matter of time before I start a rewatch of a favorite show. This go-round it was Buffy the Vampire Slayer. I had only just made it to the “Xander’s a hyena” …
The best fidget toys for active brains, hands, and feet
Who says fidget toys are just for kids? A great pro to being an adult is finding ways to upscale the things that brought us comfort as kids. These are the toys we wish we had growing up while we were spinning our pens or bouncing the desk of the …
Eco-friendly subscription boxes for a happy environment (inside & out)
Choosing an eco-friendly subscription box requires a bit of due diligence. Whether you’re new to going green or just looking to further reduce your carbon footprint, you recognize the value of your purchase doing the most good (or at least minimal harm). But you’re a busy little bee yourself! Let …
What does eco-friendly mean, exactly?
Transitioning to a green lifestyle can feel like a massive undertaking. What does eco-friendly mean? What is composting and what is biodegradable? How do you tell the difference? And how effective is recycling really? Words like ‘green’ and ‘eco-friendly’ are umbrella terms that can be slapped onto any label. No …
Christmas home decor for the elegant, the chic, and the geek
Tis the season to start unpacking the Christmas home decor! It’s always nice to add something to the collection of yearly holiday memorabilia, but decorating for style can be a little overwhelming. Fortunately, internet shopping can remove a lot of the overstimulating bits of Christmas decor shopping. Whether you need …
The most spellbinding movies about witches and where to stream them
Movies about witches have been a pop culture staple since the 1930s classic The Wizard of Oz. A source of both inspiration and fear, the influence of the witch extends past entertainment into aesthetics and even personal philosophies. Indeed, whether it is or isn’t the Halloween season, every season is …
These wrestling porn sites put the ‘O’ in ‘K-O’
XXX wrestling and wrestling porn are a sex no-brainer. Think about it: sweaty people on the ground, limbs tangled, trying to assert dominance over one another… See this? This is why I’m not allowed to watch boxing matches in sports bars anymore.
A little pinch of joy: How to choose and use nipple clamps
If this is your first time buying nipple clamps or nipple sucking toys, it can be a real struggle to choose the right twinge for your tiddies. You’re here because your nips like sensation, but how does that translate to buying nipple clips, vibrating nipple clamps, and other nip-related sex …
A new TikTok series explores why more than 1,600 people are currently missing inside national parks
In a viral TikTok video from May, Becca Goldman, @bbetter10, explains the global trend of missing persons inside heavily forested areas around the world.
Federal police fatally shoot Winston Smith, a Black man, in Minneapolis
U.S. Marshals killed Winston Smith, a 32-year-old Black man, in Minneapolis on Thursday after task force members tried arresting him.
Etsy seller accuses Converse of stealing her designs after she applied for an internship at the company
A TikTok is accusing Converse of copying her designs for a set of National Park-themed sneakers she says she created when applying to the company’s design internship two years ago.
‘This is not a heartwarming story’: Viral video shows dad transporting kids from school in kayak during flood
A viral video posted to Twitter on Tuesday shows a dad transporting his kids in a kayak after flooded roads made driving unsafe in Lake Charles, Louisiana. But social media users are pushing back on ABC’s framing of the story as “heartwarming.”
After the CDC lifts mask mandate, many TikTok creators fret over the optics of going without one
In light of the Centers for Disease Control’s new guidelines, many users on TikTok are discussing the optics of not wearing a mask indoors, even when it may be safe for fully vaccinated individuals.
Pesto eggs are all the rage on TikTok as a trendy, easy breakfast
Last month, Lizzo’s “nature cereal” created a frenzy online. But there’s a new breakfast in town. A recipe for “pesto eggs” has gone viral on TikTok as a basil-loaded twist on an old classic.
Therapists on TikTok are here to stay—and want to help
In yet another dancing video on TikTok, a creator has managed to engage thousands of viewers just by smiling and moving along to a Young Thug song. But this time, it is a therapist at work: more specifically Dr. Kojo Sarfo, a psychiatrist from Ghana, West Africa, using the platform …
Reddit support groups are a safety net for the laid-off and uninsured
As a 65-year-old former Catholic school teacher, Lisa Lancaster logged onto Reddit for the first time in January in search of help filing for unemployment benefits and was surprised to find a community of individuals across the country assisting each other through a very hard time.
Republican congressman denies visiting Hitler’s house, meanwhile his Instagram proves he went
Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-N.C.) was caught denying his trip to visit Adolf Hitler’s vacation home in Germany during a trip in 2017 that he documented on his Instagram. When asked about the trip in a Twitter video released on Thursday, Cawthorn denied visiting, claiming he was at a different site.
Nurse creates ‘hand of God’ for COVID patient to hold in isolation ward
Users on Twitter were stunned to see an image from a Brazilian hospital that showed a patient with coronavirus holding latex gloves filled with hot water meant to mimic human touch. The contraption is called “the hand of God” and is meant to comfort patients.
Los Angeles Police arrest Black man while searching for white suspect
The Los Angeles Police Department released a video on Friday taken from a body camera that shows officers arresting a Black man while responding to reports of domestic violence. The alleged suspect was a white male.
Los Angeles Police accused of joking about inciting violence against protestors, as neighbors defend the city's houseless population
After a turbulent night of police clashing with protesters in Los Angeles, social media users accused Los Angeles Police Department officers of joking about pouring gas on an area of the city. The department denies the accusation.