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How To Focus During Sex

Here's a question that's been on my mind lately: Since sex can be so great and fun, why is it so hard to get or stay focused during it? Basically, we spend most of our lives with our minds elsewhere, switching between tasks and doing six things at once; we are constantly practicing not being in the present moment. And what’s good for multitasking is bad for sex…


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Pixar's 'Coco' Will Be A Grand Adventure Told By An All-Latin Cast

In many ways, Pixar has been one of the last remaining studios which consistently produces standalone movies based on entirely original ideas, while the rest of Hollywood doubles down on safer bets like sequels and previously established franchises. But over the next few years, it looks like Pixar too will follow that path, with Toy Story 4, Cars 3, and The Incredibles 2 all coming down the pike…


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In Sophia Takal's Gripping And Disturbing 'Always Shine,' Patriarchy Kills

Sophia Takal conceived of Always Shine, her second feature-length film, long before this year’s caustic election campaign, but as one of the most openly misogynist public figures in recent history prepares to take office, its themes could not be more relevant. The psychological thriller, starring Mackenzie Davis (Black Mirror) and Caitlin FitzGerald (Masters of Sex), twists Takal’s own experiences of everyday sexism into a taut, shocking tale of jealousy, rivalry, and murder, where patriarchy kills—literally…


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All About Sagittarius: Your Complete Guide to the Sun Sign

All About Sagittarius: November 22 – December 21  Symbol: The Centaur, the Archer Ruling Planet: Jupiter Element: Fire Quality: Mutable Body part: Liver, hips, thighs, pelvis and the femur Personal Mantra: I Aim, I discover Crystal: Topaz, Sapphire, Turquoise, Lapis Lazuli, Ametrine, Citrine Colors: Navy blue, turquoise, orange, maroon, royal purple, petal pink, cream and white hues. Luckiest Numbers: 3, 6, 12, 15, 21, 33 Positive Traits: Generous, idealistic, humorous, curious, adventurous, truthful, fair, philosophical, independent, energetic, jovial, conversational…



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The Guide To Being The Best +1, Ever

During the holiday season, there’s a pretty good chance you’ll find yourself invited to a soiree hosted by someone you don't know—meaning that you get to take the nameless, “plus-one” spot on the guest list. Whether you find yourself invited to your significant other’s company holiday party or spending your first Hanukah with your best friend’s family, you may find that your nerves are getting the best of you…


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It'll Be Beyoncé, Adele, And Everybody Else At This Year's Grammys

If the mandate for this year’s Grammy Awards was to pull in the widest television audience possible (and, of course, it was), then it looks like the voters have done their jobs. The nominations were announced this morning, and all anyone will be talking about in the lead-up to February’s ceremony will be the showdown between Beyoncé and Adele, who are both up for Album of the Year for Lemonade and 25…






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Bernardo Bertolucci Called The 'Last Tango In Paris' Rape Controversy A "Ridiculous Misunderstanding"

Over the weekend, a 2013 interview surfaced in which Bernardo Bertolucci admitted that he and actor Marlon Brando kept actress Maria Schneider in the dark about the infamous "butter scene" in his 1972 film Last Tango in Paris, sparking widespread outrage online. Many accused the director and actor of committing what essentially amounted to rape, with some suggesting that the two men should have been jailed for what they did…