11 Thoughtful Gifts for People Who Love Cats
11 Thoughtful Gifts for People Who Love Cats

Finding a suitable gift for a Secret Santa, Yankee, or white elephant exchange can be challenging, especially if you don’t know the recipient all that well. We wanted to help, so we found 11 items that anyone would be happy to receive. Mental Floss has affiliate relationships with certain retailers and may receive a small…

Marriott launches coral-themed travel exhibits in partnership with Pantone
Marriott launches coral-themed travel exhibits in partnership with Pantone

Pantone Pantry by Tribute Portfolio, Marriott International. (AFP Relaxnews pic)Various shades of pink and orange-themed art installations will be popping up at Marriott International’s newest hotel brand next year, as part of a unique collaboration with Pantone, the global colour authority which just declared “Living Coral” the colour of 2019. Marriott’s Tribute Portfolio, the group’s…

How Travis Scott Scored A No. 1 Album Nearly 4 Months After Its Release Date
How Travis Scott Scored A No. 1 Album Nearly 4 Months After Its Release Date

NEW YORK, NY – NOVEMBER 27: Travis Scott performs at Madison Square Garden on November 27, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)Getty Travis Scott may have released his third studio album Astroworld four months ago, but the project reigns supreme on this week’s Billboard 200 albums chart. The record earned 71,000…

Marko Stout – Andy Warhol of the 21st century
Marko Stout – Andy Warhol of the 21st century

Marko Stout is an American contemporary artist and a fashion icon. He is known and loved for his accessible industrial pop style, and a recognizable combination of New York City inspired works with a modern rock edge. His last sold-out exhibition was at New York’s famed Gallery MC. Many artists, fans and celebrities came to…

Pantone thinks this color will be your shade in 2019
Pantone thinks this color will be your shade in 2019

For more about what happened in 2018 and what’s ahead in 2019, go to CNN.com/2018. (CNN)We had fun with Ultraviolet in 2018, but this year we’re ready to move on from the mysteries of the cosmos and dive deep into the ocean. Pantone, the self-proclaimed global authority on color, has declared “Living Coral” the color…

OTTO opens its massive, members-only car club in Scottsdale, Arizona
OTTO opens its massive, members-only car club in Scottsdale, Arizona

The 47,000 sq-ft facility features a collection management service unlike any other.OTTOLocated just steps away from Scottsdale Airport is the brainchild of automotive enthusiast Eli Kogan. OTTO Car Club is a jaw-dropping, 47,000 square-foot space, purpose-built to be the ultimate storage facility for discerning car collectors. Named after Nikolaus August Otto, who is widely considered…

Mother-Daughter Team Launch Lovard Handbag Line That Seeks To Empower Women
Mother-Daughter Team Launch Lovard Handbag Line That Seeks To Empower Women

Lee Gunn Falchi and Kate Falchi, the creators of LovardNick Steever Many people resist going into the family business, but when you’re handbag designer Kate Falchi, and you’re from a designer legacy, that concept might become a bit more enticing. Kate and her mother, Lee Gunn Falchi, are a team with some serious street cred…

Three Secrets To Traveling The World While Running A Successful Business
Three Secrets To Traveling The World While Running A Successful Business

What if you committed to doing what you love without waiting for the perfect circumstances to come along?Derek Simpson Photography Some people spend their entire lives feeling like they can’t do what they really dream of. I’ve lost track of the stories I’ve heard of people who hustled for 20+ years in a corporate job…

Meet the Visionary Behind Japan’s Most Important Outdoor Brand
Meet the Visionary Behind Japan’s Most Important Outdoor Brand

From Issue Seven of Gear Patrol Magazine. Lisa Yamai was blushing. Earlier in the night, the heiress to Snow Peak, the largest camping brand in Japan and started by Lisa’s grandfather, swept in and manhandled our campsite. First, she finagled a finicky camp stove into working shape and then went around lighting fires with a…

ART OF THE CUT with “Bohemian Rhapsody” editor, John Ottman
ART OF THE CUT with “Bohemian Rhapsody” editor, John Ottman

There are very few big-time editors who do double duty as legitimate film composers, but in this Art of the Cut, we’ll be talking to one of them: John Ottman, ACE.  He performed both of these jobs on The Usual Suspects, X-Men 2, Superman Returns, and Valkyrie. This rare combination of skills was first on…