Map shows which countries call it ‘football’ and which call it ‘soccer’

Redditor reddripper put together this excellent map of what “the beautiful game” is called around the world. It’s based on language etymologies. All the pink countries call it “football,” or some literal translation of “football.” All the blue countries call it “soccer,” or some translation of “soccer.” All the green countries call it something else… Continue reading Map shows which countries call it ‘football’ and which call it ‘soccer’

These $25 headphones with 3D surround sound are perfect for playing games and watching movies

Even though the future is wireless, it’s still handy to keep a pair of wired headphones on you at all times. And for that, I think I’ve found a new favorite: the Moov 14 in-ear headphones from Vava, which only cost $25. I use in-ear headphones for two things, mainly: to hear music and notifications coming from… Continue reading These $25 headphones with 3D surround sound are perfect for playing games and watching movies

Inside 5 Hertford Street, an exclusive London members’ club so secretive it won’t even reveal the price of a membership

The London private members club scene is arguably the most prestigious in the world. Earlier this year Business Insider compiled a ranking of the capital’s most exclusive members’ clubs, and found that one was particularly intriguing. 5 Hertford Street is so exclusive that it declined to give even a ballpark indication on the cost of membership.… Continue reading Inside 5 Hertford Street, an exclusive London members’ club so secretive it won’t even reveal the price of a membership

Zara is selling affordable heels that look exactly like a designer version that cost $1,000

The INSIDER Summary: Zara is selling a pair of heels that looks like a famous pair of Manolo Blahniks. The Zara shoes cost $65 and the Manolo Blahnik shoes cost $965. The biggest difference is that the Zara shoes have warm undertones while the Manolo Blahnik shoes have cool undertones. Another big difference is that the… Continue reading Zara is selling affordable heels that look exactly like a designer version that cost $1,000

Disney’s new photo campaign is shattering gender stereotypes — here are the stunning pictures

The INSIDER Summary: Disney launched a #DreamBigPrincess campaign to inspire women and girls to pursue their passions. Female photographers from 15 countries took photos of inspiring women and girls around the world. Every time a photo with #DreamBigPrincess gets posted or liked, Disney donates $1 to the United Nations Foundation’s Girl Up program. Photography can be… Continue reading Disney’s new photo campaign is shattering gender stereotypes — here are the stunning pictures

Inside the incredibly lavish wedding of two Filipino superstars that featured a 10-foot, crystal-studded train and 2 raunchy dance numbers

The INSIDER Summary: Singer, dancer, and actress Rochelle Pangilinan married Arthur Solinap, also an actor and model. Pangilinan wore a couture dress with a nearly 10-foot train embellished with Swarovski crystals, micro beads, and pearls. Both the bride and groom performed dance numbers, and the night ended with fireworks. When two performers marry each other,… Continue reading Inside the incredibly lavish wedding of two Filipino superstars that featured a 10-foot, crystal-studded train and 2 raunchy dance numbers

Brutal photo shows how much turnover there has been in Trump’s top ranks

Steve Bannon is out of the White House after seven chaotic months clashing with both members of President Donald Trump’s family and other senior-level staffers.  Bannon is just the latest in the succession of high-profile exits from Trump’s White House. This photo  — taken on January 28, during Trump’s first phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin… Continue reading Brutal photo shows how much turnover there has been in Trump’s top ranks