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If you've managed to miss all of the pink and red crepe-paper hearts dangling from the ceilings of every drugstore, supermarket, and mall in the country, let us be the first to remind you: Valentine's Day is just around the corner. And, while we're not always big on the holiday hype, we can't really argue with the sentiment that it's important to show our loved ones how much we care — whether it's February 14 or just any old Tuesday.
So, we went ahead and picked out 10 stellar just-because cards that will make your special someone smile any day of the year — and earn you the title of "best friend on the planet." See? Everyone wins.
With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read