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Damon Lindelof Is Saying a Lot of Different Things About Watchmen Season 2

Just like the graphic novel it’s based on, Damon Lindelof’s HBO adaptation of Watchmen was never going to be for everyone. Yet, over the course of the show’s nine incredibly detailed and nuanced hours, the former Lost and The Leftovers showrunner brought the spirit and feeling of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ celebrated work to… Read More »

Things That Were Supposed to Cure My Acne and What They Actually Did – The New Yorker

The cure: Tea-tree-oil spot treatmentThe result: No noticeable difference except that the scent seemed to trigger my roommate Beth’s chronic migraines. In our two years of living together, I’ve never seen her puke with that kind of trajectory. The cure: Coconut oil as moisturizerThe result: Horrible rash. I had to use the last of Beth’s… Read More »

12 Things You Should Never Buy Used

RD.COM Advice Saving Money View as slideshow In tough economic times, everyone’s looking for bargains. But while it’s a great idea to buy used bookshelves, books, and CDs, there are some things that just shouldn’t be bought at thrift stores. TVs JTaI/Shutterstock It’s hard to determine how well TVs, DVD players, and other electronic devices… Read More »

Staying Healthy This Summer: 6 Things You Should Remember

Every year, many Australians fall victim to hot weather and heatwaves. Not taking the heat seriously can easily lead to heat-related illnesses. Hot weather can be dangerous for anyone, especially for young children, the elderly, and people with medical conditions. Preparing your household for the coming heatwaves is critical to staying healthy and safe this… Read More »