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Prepare to Win: 13 Things To Do For a Good First Date

Dating, job interviews, public speaking, and death all rank very highly in the human fear factor, and that means each one can weigh us down with an excess of stress. Luckily, there’s things we can do before each one to prepare ourselves mentally and physically so that when the time comes, we’re as ready as …

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11 Free Summer Activities To Keep Your Kids Occupied

Kids are exhausting little bundles of energy and want that never seem to run out of steam. Usually they’re someone else’s problem for much of the day as we ship them off to be taught the three R’s by the underpaid, underappreciated teachers who make our lives bearable. During the summer this isn’t the case, …

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Analog Tech Guide: How (and Why) To Use a Chronograph

Watches that bear a chronograph on their face are highly sought after, but often not for functional purposes. Straw polls suggest that many people, particularly young men, will buy a watch with a chrono because they find the aesthetic appealing. They enjoy the more professional and highly functional appearance, but as with many types of …

Victory Assured: The 7 Most Fun Overwatch Characters To Play

With a cast of characters as beautifully diverse as Blizzard’s Overwatch, there’s a flavor of hero and play style to suit anyone. Every serious player has their quiver of top options, but then there’s the cats they play for grins. The heroes that are fun as hell, even if you can’t manage a single blasted …

Enjoy The 12 Best Movie Themes Ever Composed

Movie scores get too little credit. Being able to transport someone, instantly, into a particular mood, using only their hearing is a talent of acoustic conjuration. It’s part hypnosis, experience, and innate instinct that works behind the scenes to reach deep in your subconscious. A good movie soundtrack can conjure the film in an instant, …

Behind The Hair: 41 Best Rock Songs From The 80’s

For a decade, the pop-culture world lost all sense. Aqua Net was eating away the ozone layer, cocaine was so thick on the ground, half the people at church services had a bindle in their pocket, and gender fluid rockers were dominating the airwaves. The 80’s were a time of low fashion, sitcoms, MTV, leather, …

Watch and Learn: The 10 Best YouTube Alternatives

Google was once the scrappy little search engine that could. Now it’s a business juggernaut that dodges billions of dollars in taxes. It’s slowly buying up every smaller property it can get its hands on, and fighting monopoly and anti-trust issues. Very likely, by saying that, we jeopardize our own search ranking, because Google also …

17 Tricks To Make You a Better Overwatch Player

Maybe you’re new to the cultural phenomenon that is Overwatch, or maybe you’ve been grinding away, but still don’t have the K/D ratio you want. Either way, you’ve come to the right place. Due to the focus on team play, cooperation, and designated jobs for specific heroes, even seasoned First Person Shooter (FPS) juggernauts can …