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Miles Young is a freelance travel writer who specializes in all things outdoors. Whether it's biking, vacations, cruising or just exploring the city, Miles has done it all. When he's not out conquering the world he's geeking out on tech or checking out a music festival.

8 Celebrities With A Less Than Perfect Social Media Presence

September 14th, 2013 3:30pm EDT
Kanye West
Celebrities don’t exist without a reputation. It’s their bread and butter. But when they take that reputation in their own hands via social media, tweeting and updating fans on everything from morning routines to late-night parties, the volatile result can have PR agents wringing their hands and the rest of us clicking “share” in sheer disbelief.

If you really want to single-handedly attract all the wrong publicity, follow these inspiring examples.

Kanye West and 50 Cent

Ok, we get it. Stars have egos. But some take it to the next level—and make sure we know.

Take Kanye West. The celebr...

Four Female Celebrities You'd Never Expect to Listen to Hip-Hop

August 17th, 2013 11:30am EDT
Natalie Portman
Everyone knows that, sometimes, hip-hop tries to blow your ears apart with loud beats and obscene lyrics. Despite this, some of the world's most respected women love hip-hop. Who would have ever guessed?

Natalie Portman

Remember when Natalie Portman rapped on Saturday Night Live? That might have been more fact than fiction.

According to an interview with Portman, she really loves dirty rap music. The more obscene, the better. She even loves the Yin Yang Twins, which really tells you something about her.

Portman usually comes across as a cutesy, intellectual snob. Come on, she went to ...

Top 4 Over The Top Celebrity Birthday Parties

July 28th, 2013 4:02pm EDT
Sean Diddy Combs
Celebrities are just like us; they put their pants on one leg at a time. They go to the dentist, endure heartaches, pump gas and have birthdays. Or do they? Sure some celebrities might prefer to celebrate with a few cupcakes and a scoop of ice cream at home with their family.

Others throw extravagant parties to keep people gushing about for years. Here are some of the most extravagant celebrity birthday parties ever thrown.

Sean "Diddy" Combs' 40th

When he's not performing for thousands or producing award-winning records, P. Diddy is known for throwing outrageously lavish parties for his...

6 Things We Want From The Fourth Season Of 'The Walking Dead'

July 14th, 2013 3:03pm EDT
Walking Dead 1
As the popular television series, "The Walking Dead", prepares to return for its fourth season, viewers around the world have been discussing their favorite scenes and moments from the horror franchise. In the three years the show has been on, it has truly validated the idea of adapting a comic series for an adult audience. The series has been lauded for its compelling characters and horrifying zombie effects that would make the author of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark cringe. Read on to see what we’d like to see in the next installment of the series.

Twists and Deaths

With the add...

6 Of The Best Car Chase Films Of All Time

June 29th, 2013 1:00pm EDT
Bad Boys II
Car enthusiasts everywhere go crazy for explosive, heart-pounding car chases, especially on the big screen. From the classics of past years to more recent movies, car chase scenes have entertained moviegoers for decades. Here are six of the best car chase movies to ever hit the big screen. 

Bad Boys II (2003)

Bad Boys II, the sequel to the 1995 film, boasts a car chase that doesn't disappoint. Directed by Michael Bay and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, the level of explosions in this scene is off of the scale. Will Smith stars as Mike Lowry, a Miami Narcotics Division Detective, and Mart...

The Most Needlessly Dangerous Celebrity Movie Stunts Ever

May 4th, 2013 11:00am EDT
Sometimes actors have to suck it up and do their own stunts. Unfortunately, a lot of those celebrity movie stunts are totally needless. Here are some of the most dangerous stunts that should never have been included in the movies.

Jackass and Golf Carts

Leave it to the guys at Jackass to do something so stupid that they almost get themselves killed for a ridiculous laugh. MTV kept the Jackass crew on a leash (a long leash, but a leash) when they recorded episodes for the cable TV station. When it came time to make Jackass: The Movie, though, all bets were off.

Despite all of the stupid s...

5 Ballin' Celebrity Investment Ventures

April 28th, 2013 11:00am EDT
Lady Gaga
Celebrity investors have the ability to bring notoriety to an item or cause, as well as a large budget to invest in its success. Because of this, celebrities are often far more successful than people with small budgets and no fame to contribute to their investment's success. Here are some of the stars who have scored big on investments.

1. Lady Gaga: Monster Investor

Perhaps aware that her special brand of fame would be short-lived, Lady Gaga began to make investments immediately after becoming famous. The FarmVille extension called GagaVille was her first stab at becoming an investor. He...

7 Celebrities Whose Homes Were Robbed

April 27th, 2013 3:07pm EDT
On the rise during the past few years, burglaries have become a real problem for businesses and residences alike. However, even the richest or most famous aren't spared from this recent upturn in crime. In recent history, many celebrities have been the victims of such crimes. It seems as though no one is untouchable.

1. Nicolas Cage

In 2012, Nicolas Cage awoke in the wee hours of the morning to find a naked man in his bedroom. The intruder was wearing one of Cage's leather jackets and eating a Fudgesicle. While leather is nice and Fudgesicles are delicious, this was indeed a bizarre way o...

4 Of The Worst Celebrity Social Media Blunders

April 27th, 2013 12:07pm EDT
Anthony Weiner
Social media sites like Twitter and Facebook seem innocent enough at first glance, but many major celebrities have quickly learned about their dangerous side. Posts go viral in seconds and once said, no amount of deleting will take care of the screen shot that someone surely got of your blunder. Here are some top celeb mistakes along with the valuable lessons you can learn from them.

Anthony Weiner's Twitter Expose

Anthony Weiner accidentally posted a revealing photo of his boxers on Twitter that ultimately cost him his career. The mistake occurred when Weiner was attempting to send the p...

7 Bands At Coachella You Don't Want to Miss

April 12th, 2013 8:00am EDT
BRIT Awards 2012 - Arrivals
The Coachella Festival has an awesome lineup this year. With so many great artists to hear, you need a plan to help you plot your day. Make sure you catch these musicians on this list, which covers some of the latest must-see groups as well as some legends.

1.) Blur

Blur led the second British Invasion during the 1990s. While American bands like Nirvana were trying to avoid musical excess, Blur indulged liberally to create a new form of pop music that melded the best aspects of rock, funk, and noise.

They came onto the scene around the same time that Oasis hit the international stage. An...