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Vanna White's Evening Gown Routine Involves 10-Pound Dumbbells

Vanna White has been turning letters on Wheel of Fortune for 36 years, and has worn nearly 7,000 evening gowns in the process.

A Non-Geek's Guide to Getting Into Comics

So you want to get into comics, but don’t know where to start.

Watch This if You Can't Fall Asleep

If slumber seems unattainable right now, try watching this soothing video with some methods for falling asleep faster.

Have a Successful First Date by Planning the Same Date Every Time Have a Successful First Date by Planning the Same Date Every Time

Dating, of course, is a delicate dance with many unknown factors at any given moment.

Make Papa John's Garlic Butter Sauce With No Garlic and No Butter

It’s hard to separate a problematic figure from his art.

Keep Your Shower Clean With Car Wax and Salt Water

It may seem ironic, but showers are filthy.

'Sharia Law' Isn't What You Think It Is

Gizmodo Media Group has teamed up with Smartypants Pictures to premiere the second season of The Secret Life of Muslims, a video series with a view on modern Islam you’re not getting on cable news.

How to Be Fully Alive, According to a Zen Monk

If you’ve wondered what the dying can teach us about how to live well, Koshin Paley Ellison can tell you.

Muslim Americans Explain What 'Jihad' Really Means

Gizmodo Media Group is teaming up with Smartypants Pictures to premiere the second season of The Secret Life of Muslims — a video series with a view on modern Islam you’re not getting on cable news.

What Tricks Do You Have for Learning a New Language? What Tricks Do You Have for Learning a New Language?

A bunch of Lifehacker staffers are planning international travel this year, and we want to know how you learn a new language quickly. There are so many different methods out there, but no real hacks beyond working hard and applying yourself.

How to Get Into Photography (Without Being a Dick About It)

So: you love taking pictures on your phone and want to upgrade to some fancier equipment. But where do you start? How do you know how much to spend on a camera? And where will you go to take great pictures?

How Charles and Ray Eames Brought Modern Design Into Every Aspect of Their Lives

If you think of iconic design couple Charles and Ray Eames as “the chair people,” you’d be technically correct, but missing out on all the other innovations they created during their lives.

Check Out These Essential Apps for Editing Photos on Your Phone

“It’s probably the most fun time to be a photographer...in the history of photography.”

Learn These Two Words Before Visiting a Foreign Country Learn These Two Words Before Visiting a Foreign Country

You’ve probably already downloaded Duolingo before your next big international trip, but there are two important words to know before going to any foreign-speaking land.

Start the Year by Deleting Twitter From Your Phone

At the live recording for our podcast, The Upgrade, our guests went around to share their upgrades of the week. While the theme of the evening was “How to Fail,” our guests had some success stories, too.

Chris Gethard Thinks You Should Steal Toilet Paper From Work

At the live recording for our podcast, The Upgrade, comedian Chris Gethard admitted to having taken toilet paper from a previous employer (in his words a “Manhattan Improv Theater”—try to guess which one).

Two Methods for Tying the Perfect Bow Every Time

Gifts are fine, I guess. But what really makes a present sing is the perfectly tied bow on top.

How to Not Fail at YouTube, With Akilah Hughes 

Comedian and YouTuber Akilah Hughes joined the conversation on “How to Fail” at our recent live podcast recording for The Upgrade.

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