How to get a job at: Getty Images

June 23, 2017

Image: Shutterstock / love love “How to get a job at:” is a series of interviews with hiring managers at companies in order to provide specific and useful insight into… well, how to get a job. Read the first installment here. Imagine standing on the red carpet of the Met Gala, photographing Rihannas ensemble and immortalizing this moment for years to come. Thats just another day in the life for photographers at Getty Images. For the Getty Images team, photography is the …

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Raids on trolls’ homes show Germany’s done with online hate speech

June 22, 2017

… dollars) for violating privacy rights of people in the EU. Such violations include using personal data to target specific ads to EU residents, something that happens all the time in the U.S. This latest legal battle between an EU government and an online titan shows the fight isn’t just about privacy, but also about how much responsibility social media sites have for what people say on them. WATCH: 12 cringe-worthy YouTube comments that only a troll could love More From this publisher …

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Michelle Obama’s Father’s Day tweet included an adorable throwback photo

June 20, 2017

… always be your little girls. We love you.” Of all that I’ve done in my life, I’m most proud to be Sasha and Malia’s dad. To all those lucky enough to be a dad, Happy Father’s Day! https://t.co/ya1YAJignC Barack Obama (@BarackObama) June 18, 2017 Michelle wasn’t the only celebrity to give a shoutout to the former president for Father’s Day. Chance the Rapper, a fairly new dad himself, took the opportunity to let Barack know he’s had a role in …

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Boomer Phelps’ Instagram is the best thing about social media these days

June 20, 2017

… so we did the only logical thing: called his mom. Nicole Phelps, 2010s Miss California USA and mother of the best baby on Instagram, gave us an inside look at all things Boomer, sharing the story behind his account and revealing who runs it, along with her son’s 2032 Olympic plans. But most importantly, she confirmed what we already knew to be true: the kid is freaking adorable. Here are a few of the many things we love about Boomer. Hes a mini Michael Phelps You know that saying, …

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New documentary carries on Leonard Nimoy’s legacy

June 19, 2017

The late Leanard Nimoy (left) and Julie Nimoy, his daughter and writer of the new documentary.Image: Julie nimoy  and David knight The love for Leonard Nimoy lives long and prospers, but does the world really need two Nimoy documentaries, one from each of his biological children? Logically speaking, yes it does. Our films are very different, said Julie Nimoy, referring to her new documentary, Remembering Leonard Nimoy, and For the love of Spock, the 2016 crowd-funded documentary by her …

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Celine Dion wore a good T-Shirt

June 18, 2017

Image: Dave J Hogan/Getty Images Oh what do you know, Celine Dion did something perfect. The icon, who has a storied history of wearing graphic sweatshirts, took the stage in Copenhagen Thursday night wearing a fun tee scribbled with messages like “love,” “the biggest prick,”and “your soul?” It’s torn in just the right places, like a shirt that’s dealt with a lot of pricks. SEE ALSO: Celine Dion dancing to Cher backstage is a freakin’ …

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New smart home designs will come with dead zone-free Wi-Fi and Alexa

June 16, 2017

… partnership. However, other devices can also be connected. If you love your Google Home, it will work here too. Lennar, which operates in 19 states, will begin a phased rollout to offer the Wi-Fi Alliance-certified homes in some markets next month, and the Wi-Fi certification could become a major new aspect in home design if other builders follow and adopt the standards. We all want that perfect network connection and if your house is built with Wi-Fi as a central focus, perhaps we can finally …

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Blue plaques: Who did you nominate for an award? – BBC News

June 14, 2017

… will also be commemorated at Hull’s Paragon Station – from where they took the train to meet the Thin White Duke in the 1970s. Q&A with Alfie Boe BBC Music Day is an annual celebration that aims “to unite communities and generations through their love of music”. More than 200 events will take place this Thursday, including a co-ordinated, country-wide bell-ringing performance at 19:00 BST. Schoolchildren in Bradford and Portsmouth will attempt to break …

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Kim Jong Un Pal Dennis Rodman Reportedly Heading To North Korea

June 14, 2017

… Rodmans 2014 visit, he insinuated that Korean-American Kenneth Bae, who was beingheld captiveat the time in North Korea, was somehow complicit in his imprisonment. But Rodman apologized, and Bae later thanked the basketball star after he was released, saying the attention Rodman had brought to his case was helpful. Rodman at his West Point talk said Kim is just a normal guy. He told me, I would love to come to America to go to a New York Knicks game. He actually said that to me, Rodman …

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Remembering Jo Cox: Her family one year on – BBC News

June 13, 2017

… have to be positive.” They now prefer to focus on Jo’s children. Cuillin and Lejla were aged five and three when their mother died. “Going forward, build on the children,” Gordon says. “Jo’s children have got so much of her in them. That’s a great legacy. We love that.” love ‘100 times deeper’ Jean and Gordon’s house, however, still retains many memories of Jo. When Jo decided to run for Parliament – and at the time was …

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Adam West built the foundation of a Batman legacy

June 12, 2017

… finally met the man. West didn’t get the respect he deserves for what he accomplished with Batman until years later, when all those kids who grew up watching him turned their love of comic book heroes into a phenomenon. West was on the Con circuit long before it was cool and stuck around until people who weren’t comic book nerds started recognizing the broad cultural impact Adam West and others like him have had on our lives. West was 88 when he died and yet it feels like he’s …

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Justin Bieber’s Instagram finally reflects how bizarre it is to be Justin Bieber

June 11, 2017

Image: kevin mazur/Getty Images for One love Manchester On May 20, 2017, Justin Bieber decided he couldn’t suffer in silence anymore. So the pop star posted five stone-faced selfies in rapid succession. Two were grayscale. Some repeated an image with a closer crop. They all had the same message: Bieber’s left eye was battling conjunctivitis. This is a great sign. You know, assuming that Bieber and his ophthalmologist cleared everything up. Nobody likes you when you’re 23, but …

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Love Island: What’s the big deal? – BBC News

June 10, 2017

Image copyright ITV Executive assistant Chloe, 22, says she’s come on the programme “looking for the love of my life”. Image copyright ITV Oil rig worker Sam, 21, introduced himself by saying: “I pull birds for a living.” Image copyright Twitter After the third episode there was a lot of debate over whether Camilla was too “boring” because she failed to kiss or fall in love with anyone in the first 48 hours. Image copyright Twitter …

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Katy Perry talks about the Taylor Swift feud again oh my god why

June 10, 2017

… SEE ALSO: Katy Perry can’t find a signal on ‘Witness’ Perry’s response sounds a bit like Swift’s defense following Kim Kardashian’s Snapchats revealing her phone call with Kanye West over “Famous.” It makes sense that once, in simpler times, the songbirds had mad love. “Being falsely painted as a liar when I was never given the full story or played any part of the song is character assassination,” wrote Swift at the time. “I …

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Soccer stars reach out to girl disqualified from tournament because she ‘looks like a boy’

June 8, 2017

… like a boy?” Gerardo Hernandez also said tournament officials wouldn’t hear him out when he offered to produce 8-year-old Milli’s insurance card as proof of her gender. Mili’s story eventually gained enough coverage that it caught the eye of Mia Hamm and Abby Wambach, both retired legends for the U.S. Women’s National Team. Hey Mili, we would love to host you at one of our camps @TeamFirstSA . Be you! Mia Hamm (@MiaHamm) June 5, 2017 Wambach even recorded a …

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Katy Perry’s ‘Witness’ is a bleak crusade for intimacy in the digital age

June 7, 2017

… explicit references to technology, sings about ghosting, yearning, and jealousy with conspiratorial authority. She cuts to the feeling of modern love’s glut of gray area. It’s not like there’s a shortage of language for the the way relationships have been radically altered by technology. It seems like every week, we’re coining a new term for an egregious online dating offense repeated so rapidly it becomes routine. Maybe it just has more to do with the way famous people …

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Justin Bieber has some good sports tweets for you

June 7, 2017

A lover, not a sportsmanImage: Pratik Chorge/Hindustan Times via Getty Images Justin Bieber doesn’t know much about sports. He just knows about love and when stuff looks cool, and isn’t that enough? Maybe not. Now, Biebs has opened up about the suffering his fair-weather sports fandom has brought about in a series of very good tweets on the sensitive subject. SEE ALSO: Justin Bieber singing about iced coffee is the 2017 Song of the Summer It all started when Bieber Instagrammed 26 …

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’13 Reasons Why’ showrunner says ‘there’s quite a bit more of Hannah’s story to tell’ in Season 2

June 5, 2017

… Langford has full confidence in Yorkey and knows that he’ll be able to deliver an exciting, powerful and important story once more. “I knew that Netflix and the creators would only come back for a Season 2 if it was going to add to the story,” she said. “So when I found out I was coming back and I get to be a part of it, I was just even more excited. I would love to see the quieter moments in Hannah’s life that we didn’t get to see covered in Season 1. It …

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Election 2017: What do leaders do in their spare time? – BBC News

June 4, 2017

… it’s not exactly a hobby, she’s also known for her love of shopping for shoes. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has an interest in the design and history of manhole covers – a hobby which he himself has described as “zany”. Image copyright Science Photo Library Image caption Tim Farron gets a Buzz out of the Apollo space programme Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron is fascinated by space, saying: “I love the Apollo programme… the immense risks …

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Google’s new London HQ may be the perfect office building

June 2, 2017

… HayesDavidson “The area is a fascinating collision of diverse building types and spaces, and I can’t help but love this mix of massive railway stations, roads, canals, and other infrastructure all layered up into the most connected point in London,” Thomas Heatherwick, Founder of Heatherwick Studio, said in a statement. Image: HAYESDAVIDSON Influenced by these surroundings, we have treated this new building for Google like a piece of infrastructure too, made from a …

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This ‘wizarding pub’ kickstarter will use tech to simulate magic

June 1, 2017

… experience that adult fans like me would love,” he said. Key fob technology will be used to make magic wands in the pub. Image: matthew cortland Touch sensitive technology would then mean pint taps could be wand-activated. Image: matthew cortland Voice- and touch-activated wands, touch sensitive technology and magnetism will be used to make things like magic wands, refilling pints, and floating candles for the pub. There will also be moving photos, which Kickstarter backers can …

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What The Fuck Is Wrong With You, Ivanka Trump?

May 30, 2017

… 2017 @IvankaTrumpHQ you should bring Jared these on your conjugal visits! I’m sure he’ll love them!! Michael Coleman (@mingus_coleman) May 28, 2017 @IvankaTrumpHQ Today is a day to remember the men and women who died to protect the freedoms your father is trying to take from us. Respectfully fuck off. Millennial Falcon (@BallOfYarnes) May 29, 2017 See?! Come on, Ivanka. [Image via IPA/WENN.] Related Stories Tiger Woods Arrested For DUI Kim Kardashian Knew Her Marriage …

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4 Scientifically-Backed Reasons You Should Choose Experiences, Not Things

May 29, 2017

… a larger part of ourselves than the objects we own. So no matter how much you love your shiny new car or your spacious house, they still remain separate from you. Rock-climbing in New Zealand and snorkeling in the Caribbean, however, are experiences that shape who you are. They become part of your identity. Since our lives are basically an accumulation of events, it makes sense that experiences have greater impacts on us than what we own. An unusual event might force you to adapt somehow, learn …

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Netflix’s ‘The Crown’ found a fan in the IRL Queen, apparently

May 29, 2017

… Majesty has seen all 10 episodes of the Netflix series. She watched it at the urging of her youngest son, Prince Edward, and his wife, Sophie. “Edward and Sophie love The Crown,” the unnamed source said. The couple apparently makes regular weekend trips to visit the Queen in Windsor, where they dine together in front of the telly. The Earl and Countess of Wessex are Netflix subscribers, and they encouraged a viewing of The Crown. “Happily, she really liked it,” the source …

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