Lady Gaga wore a ballgown and heels on a hike to show the world that she DGAF

June 24, 2017

Lady Gaga never fails to flaw us with her exquisite style. But her latest outfit, worn while on a hike in Montauk, New York, is perhaps her most diva-esque outfit to date. SEE ALSO: Lady Gaga pens touching note for her late best friend While most of us don leggings, hoodies, trainers, or hiking boots, when out for a hike with her boyfriend Christian Carino Gaga opted for something a little more…fancy. The pop diva sported a pair of nude Christian Louboutin heels with a long black skirt …

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How to get a job at: Getty Images

June 23, 2017

… story succinctly can be all it takes to open the door. Its important to show your career progression and increasing responsibility. Being able to quantify your experience is critical, whether thats driving revenue, enabling cost savings or even serving a large sales territory effectively numbers allow us to see the impact youve had even before we get to an interview. Once in an interview, I think the questions a candidate asks tell us just as much about them as their responses to us. Of course …

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Here are the funniest lines from a coal CEO’s attempted takedown of John Oliver’s coal industry takedown

June 23, 2017

… Murray’s lawyers seem to be working under a loose definition of “good faith efforts” that encompasses cease-and-desist letters. Neither ceasing nor desisting “Intentionally and in obvious retaliation for this humanitarian request, Defendant Oliver boldly announced ‘[a]s we have been explicitly told to cease and desist, let us do neither of those things, and let’s talk about Bob Murray.’” How many lawsuits are able to claim that a defendant explicitly …

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Glastonbury: All you need to know about headliners Radiohead, Foo Fighters and Ed Sheeran – BBC News

June 23, 2017

… devastation. The rain was horrendous. But the interesting thing is, when it’s really right, it doesn’t feel like there’s a divide. There’s a feeling of the band and the audience experiencing this thing together. Can you tell us anything at all about what you’ll be doing on Friday night? There won’t be any sort of guest appearances! I thought that Coldplay with Barry Gibb last year was brilliant [but] we’re not that kind of band. What advice would you …

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Sellers say China’s Amazons are forcibly putting discount stickers on their stuff

June 22, 2017

… subsidiary of Chinese conglomerate LeEco, also put out a statement saying that two unnamed ecommerce platforms forced it to offer voucher and cashback discounts. “Two major e-commerce platforms still forced us to conduct voucher and cashback deals on top of the discounts we already placed on our products,” LeTV said. “They’ve also forced us to pay for the voucher and cashback deals this is way beyond what we can pay for.” Black Friday multiple times a year The …

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How do you get over your home burning down? – BBC News

June 22, 2017

… imbued with personal meaning, such as gifts received from loved ones, items acquired on cherished holidays, or family heirlooms. Indeed, part of the reason that many of our things mean so much to us is that we think about them in an almost magical way – for instance a gift from a loved one may feel as if it is imbued with the essence of that person, such that a physical replica would be no substitute. This magical thinking may also apply to the home itself, especially if it is filled …

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What an autopsy may (or may not) have revealed about Otto Warmbier’s death

June 22, 2017

… upon his return to the us. In a news conference last week, they disputed the North Korean regime’s claims that Warmbier had contracted botulism and slipped into a vegetative state after taking a sleeping pill. Dr. Daniel Kanter, director of UC Health’s Neurocritical Care Program, said Warmbier’s MRI scan showed “extensive loss of brain tissue in all regions of the brain” but no evidence of a skull fracture. “We have no certain or verifiable knowledge of …

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How I transitioned into the freelance economy

June 22, 2017

… write about the evolving workforce.) Robin Hilmantel, Site Director at Womens Health, agreed with Taibi. We put out at least 15 pieces of content per day, Hilmantel said, noting that 60-70% of the pieces are penned by freelancers. We wouldnt have been able to scale up without freelancers. So whether youre a business-owner, employee or contractor: Isnt it time to make our work, work for us? …

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Uber cofounder laments culture problems, fails to mention key problem

June 21, 2017

… a karaoke-escort bar. “A friend recently asked me, ‘What went wrong?’ and the answer is that we had not listened well enough to those who got us here our team and especially our drivers,” Camp wrote. Again, perhaps it’s not just about listening. Perhaps the men in charge lacked a moral compass and still do. Camp addressed the changes toward the end of his post and that includes new staffing. “Which is why we must now hold ourselves to a higher standard going …

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Philando Castile shooting: Dashcam video shows rapid event

June 21, 2017

(CNN)What’s most shocking is how fast it happened. Until Tuesday, few people had seen the dashcam video from July 6, 2016, when Officer Jeronimo Yanez killed Castile in Minnesota. It was shown in court during Yanez’s trial. Yanez tells Castile his brake lights are out. The video does not show Yanez’s point of view or the inside of Castile’s car, where his girlfriend Diamond Reynolds and her 4-year-old daughter were passengers. Yanez asks for …

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Being handsome is one of life’s struggles for Jon Hamm

June 21, 2017

Image: Farrell/BFA/REX/Shutterstock All of us average-looking people can only speculate what it’s like to be a super good-looking person. We’re guessing it includes being let into secret VIP rooms, or eating fancy gold chocolate, or not having to pay extra for guac. But being very good-looking comes with its problems, too. Just ask actor and professional hot person Jon Hamm. In an interview with The Guardian, the actor responded to a statement from Baby Driver director Edgar …

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This Instagram post from Beyonc’s mom has us asking a lot of questions about the twins

June 20, 2017

… Gemini saviors, Lawson posted a video from New York, explaining she was there for a friend’s son’s wedding. “God lets things happen in his time not ours! Don’t try to rush him!” she cryptically added to the post. We all know she would never miss the birth of the twins, who have been reportedly born in Los Angeles, which begs us to ask a few questions that desperately need answers. Were the twins born on Monday, as TMZ reported? Does her caption insinuate the twins …

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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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US Open 2017: Brooks Koepka wins maiden major title

June 19, 2017

(CNN)He took the road less traveled and it made all the difference as Brooks Koepka clinched his maiden major title at the 117th us Open. The 27-year-old American, who cut his pro teeth on Europe’s second-tier tour, triumphed by four shots over fellow American Brian Harman and Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama at Erin Hills, Wisconsin, Sunday. Harman was bidding to become the first left-hander to win the us Open, ironic given the absence of record six-time runner-up Phil …

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London fire: Police expect Grenfell death toll to rise – BBC News

June 19, 2017

But Cdr Cundy warned of the potential “terrible reality” that some people may never be identified due to the intensity of the fire. “I must consider the fact that there may be others in the building who, for whatever reason have not been reported to us. “There is also a real possibility that there may be people in the building that no-one knows are missing,” he said. Image copyright Metropolitan Police Kensington and Chelsea Council has faced widespread …

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Adam West filmed one last Batman cameo that was never aired — watch it now

June 19, 2017

NBC is giving us a chance to see one of Adam West's last roles.Image: MIKE NELSON/EPA/REX/Shutterstock Adam West may have passed away last week, but memorials to the iconic Batman actor continue to pour in. Along with the flood of tributes from his peers and admirers on social media and the touching Bat-signal display on the Las Angeles City Hall building, West’s last media appearances are making the internet rounds. The actor, who died at 88 from complications from leukemia, kept …

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Wokeness won’t solve Katy Perry’s identity crisis

June 18, 2017

Katy Perry wants to fight the good fight. She'll have to learn how first.Image: Picturematt/REX/Shutterstock In Katy Perry’s haphazard and controversial rebranding as a woke pop star, she seems ready to admit she’s often out of her depth. These days only three words now comprise her Twitter bio: “i know nothing.” It’s a refreshing dose of humility from a celebrity who seems constantly torn between her good intentions and ego. Most of us are, of course, but …

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Great Get Together events honour Jo Cox – BBC News

June 17, 2017

“I think we’re getting through, maybe it will take a while but the message will get through. We need to be united. Hate doesn’t do anything, it’s hope that counts. “And hopefully we’re doing Jo proud by doing the things that she would have been doing.” Image caption The weekend’s events reinforce Jo Cox’s message that “we have more in common than that which divides us” She said the response to the Great Get Together …

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US Open 2017: World’s top three miss cut as quartet battle for lead

June 17, 2017

(CNN)It’s the longest course in us Open history and was said to favor the big hitters but Erin Hills claimed the scalps of the three best players in the world Friday. The quartet largely avoided the deep fescue and took advantage of rain-softened greens to push the leading score to seven under as golf’s top trio fell the wrong side of the cut, which came at one over. Johnson, who defied controversy to win his maiden major at Oakmont 12 months ago, was teetering on …

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Independence Day Fast Facts

June 16, 2017

(CNN)Here’s a look at Independence Day, celebrated on the Fourth of July. First two paragraphs of the Declaration of Independence:“When, in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bonds which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the laws of nature and of nature’s God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that …

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Muslims keep alive Kolkata’s Jewish schools, stores and traditions

June 16, 2017

Kolkata, India (CNN)When Mitana Alexander bid goodbye to Kolkata’s Jewish Girls School in 1975, she was its last Jewish student. The bulk of the others were Muslims. They were worried because she was last remaining occupant of a Jews-only dormitory, as most Jewish girls they had known had migrated to Israkel, America or Europe “with their folks.” A new age for India’s Anglo-Indians …

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After the game, can the good feelings last?

June 16, 2017

… sign of the acrimony, one of the most outspoken Republican flamethrowers, Steve King of Iowa, returned to a familiar target when assigning blame for the outrage at the baseball diamond in Alexandria. “I do want to put some of this at the feet of Barack Obama,” the Iowa congressman said in an interview with Simon Conway on WHO Iowa radio. “He contributed mightily to dividing us. He focused on our differences rather than our things that unify us. And this is some of the fruits …

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Instagram finally accepts branded content with official tool

June 15, 2017

… of how long its taken us to get here, we wanted to be very careful about it. We want to make a product that serves the creators, the brands and also the community,” said Charles Porch, creative program director at Instagram. Instagram also added analytics reach and engagement metrics that are shared directly with the selected brand when the tool is used. Brands can see these numbers on their Facebook Page manager, and creators can see it in the app. There was no legal pressure to add …

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Congressional baseball players: We must unite

June 15, 2017

… through violence. But it failed. When the Democratic team learned about what happened, our coach — Rep. Mike Doyle of Pennsylvania — gathered us in the dugout for safety and led us all in prayer. As I sat in the dugout, I was horrified as I thought about Whip Scalise, the heroic Capitol Police officers, and the young former and current Capitol Hill staffers who were injured. It could have been any one of us. This wasn’t just an attack on Republicans; it was an attack on our …

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London fire: Lives claimed at Grenfell Tower – BBC News

June 14, 2017

… help. “The entire building is burning through.” Are you in the area? Did you witness the events? Email haveyoursay@bbc.co.uk with your stories. Do not endanger yourself. Please include a contact number if you are willing to speak to a BBC journalist. You can also contact us in the following ways: WhatsApp: +44 7525 900971 Send pictures/video to yourpics@bbc.co.uk Upload your pictures / video here Tweet: @BBC_HaveYourSay Send an SMS or MMS to 61124 or +44 7624 800 100 Or use …

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