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The Most Exclusive Workout In New York City Isn’t At A Gym

Get your he(art) pumping while enjoying priceless art

When the Metropolitan Museum of Art approached Monica Bill Barnes’ dance company, Monica Bill Barnes & Company, to choreograph a dance for the enjoyment of fine art enthusiasts, Barnes made a counteroffer to create a part-workout, part-museum tour. And so, the Museum Workout was born. Commissioned by MetLiveArts, the Museum Workout is a new and unique way to experience the museum—not to mention the art it contains.

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You Are Getting Very Hungry: The Story Behind Avocado’s Subliminal Super Bowl Commercial

Guacamole hasn’t always been a popular Super Bowl Sunday staple

In perhaps one of the oddest Super Bowl commercials, a clandestine society tries to uncover the perpetrator responsible for exposing avocado’s greatest secret. Within seconds, this meeting goes awry: the robed members remove their masks, the eerie music is cut from the background, and they begin to fight over everything from the veracity of the moon landing, Bigfoot, Areas 51 to 54, and subliminal advertising.

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4 Books You Must Read During The Trump Presidency

“These are also unusual times”

“MAKE MARGARET ATWOOD FICTION AGAIN!” read one sign at the Women’s March. “THE HANDMAID’S TALE WASN’T MEANT TO BE A HOW-TO MANUAL” read another.

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Donations Surge To Planned Parenthood In Mike Pence’s Name

Don’t worry—he’s not getting a single tax deduction

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Since Donald Trump was elected as President, over 200,000 donations have been made to Planned Parenthood—with more than 46,000 of them made in Mike Pence’s honor.

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Apprehension Is Growing In America’s LGBTQ Communities

The election has left many people across the LGBTQ community feeling anxious

On election night, anxiety and fear exponentially increased among transgender, LGBTQ, and other marginalized communities as the reality of Donald Trump’s presidency began to materialize. There was a spike in the number of people who reached out to hotlines the night of the election and the day after.

Steven Mendelsohn, spokesperson for LGBTQ support group The Trevor Project, revealed that calls to its suicide prevention hotline were more than double usual numbers.

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These Stunning Designs Have An Earth-Friendly Secret

Innovative technology, socially responsible design, and functionality can coexist beautifully

California has a serious water problem. In 2016, the state marked the fifth consecutive year of severe drought. Though the headlines have faded, the issue has not, and one group is putting it on full artistic display.

Land Art Generator Initiative, an organization dedicated to spark conversation, inspire, and educate the public through design, held its biennial ideas competition in Santa Monica, California, on October 6. The designs, submitted by artists from all over the word, must consist of a three-dimensional sculptural form that stimulates the viewer, generates clean energy and/or drinking water, and demonstrates a pragmatic approach. Designs— not to exceed 80 meters in height—must adhere to the constraints of the location plan and site boundary, must be safe for audiences to view, and must not create greenhouse emissions or pollution.

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