Warner Bros Layoffs Long Planned But “Accelerated” By Failed Fox Bid


Originally posted on Deadline:
Looks like layoffs are coming to Warner Bros, but no definite date or definite number has been set yet. In a memo sent to staff today at 5:02 PM…

26 Teachers Tell Awesome, Awkward Stories Of Students Having Crushes On Each Other


Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
Man, this is embarrassing to read. Haven’t we all done this at some point at school? I’ll tell you mine — I was crushing on a girl, like…

#MTVVMAs2014 Recap: @Beyonce steals the show. Again.


I feel like award ceremonies are just family affairs for @Beyonce and @S_C_ #MTVVMAs2014 — Harkeet Kittu Pannu (@KITTUPANNU) August 25, 2014 While last year’s VMA ceremony was quite controversial and exciting, this… Continue reading

How to turn small talk into smart conversation


Originally posted on ideas.ted.com:
Tips from a comedian and a journalist on the art of going from small talk to big ideas — all summer long. Imagine almost any situation where two…

Charlie Sheen Just Ruined The Ice Bucket Challenge For Everyone


Originally posted on UPROXX:
As annoying as the ALS Ice Bucket Challenges littering up everyone’s Facebook feeds are right now, they actually have done a lot of good — creating a 1,000% spike…

@ArianaGrande Breaks FREE from the confines of traditional pop and creates hilarious #BreakFree video


Sexy, yet innocent. Fantastical and over-the-top, but still somewhat tasteful. Ariana Grande‘s video for “Break Free” shows an Ariana who just has no more cares to give. See for yourself: The beginning 25… Continue reading

The (Kill)-Joys of #Suicide and Living with a #MentalIllness #RIPRobinWilliams #MentalHealth


“No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.”  – Robin Williams, July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014. Today, as I was having dinner with my mom, I received… Continue reading

Why Movies Rely on Science to Get to Spirituality


Originally posted on TIME:
In 1985, the famous “Afghan Girl” photograph appeared on the cover of National Geographic. Her eyes captivated the world, but even the photographer, Steve McCurry, didn’t know her name.…

Why has nobody heard of India’s Facebook?


Originally posted on Quartz:
It’s a homegrown social network that at once claims to be Facebook and Flipboard. Gushing newspaper stories have described its founder as India’s Mark Zuckerberg. The founder, Pushkar Mahatta,…

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