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How to inspire your reluctant reader to pick up a book

How to inspire your reluctant reader to pick up a book
  • How to inspire your reluctant reader to pick up a book FWC: How to inspire your reluctant reader to pick up a book

    Kids may express reluctance toward reading for a variety of reasons. As with anything they’d rather not do, forcing them, comparing them to other kids, and punishing them won’t work. What will? Try these ideas. Encourage reading for fun. Sometimes adults focus so much on getting kids to read that…

  • City Girls Drops Remix to Drake’s ‘In My Feelings’ FWC: City Girls Drops Remix to Drake’s ‘In My Feelings’

    While Drake’s “In My Feelings” tops the Billboard Hot 100 for a fourth week, City Girls unleash their own version of the Scorpion smash. The Miami rap duo adds their raunchy and raw touch to the TrapMoneyBenny production. Yung Miami aka Caresha kicks things off with some bossy bars, while J.T. shouts out Drizzy and “makes it rain at the…

  • Fed-up locals are setting electric scooters on fire, smearing them with poop and burying them at sea FWC: Fed-up locals are setting electric scooters on fire, smearing them with poop and burying them at sea

    They’ve been crammed into toilets, tossed off balconies and set on fire. They’ve even been adorned with dangling bags of dog droppings. As cities from Santa Monica to Beverly Hills struggle to control a rapid proliferation of electric pay-per-mile scooters, some residents are taking matters into…

  • Seven Lions Collaborates With Blastoyz And Fiora For “After Dark” FWC: Seven Lions Collaborates With Blastoyz And Fiora For “After Dark”

    Seven Lions returns on his own Ophelia Records with an old friend and collaborator in tow – Fiora. Now, together with Israeli psytrance master Blastoyz, they release “After Dark” – the second single off of an EP project from Seven Lions that features the vocalist liberally throughout.  “After Dark” is a thumping, powerful psytrance circus, pummeling listeners with a lush, dark array of…

  • Hip-Hop Mean Tweets: ASAP Rocky, Tyler the Creator, Lil Wayne, and Wale read Twitter insults FWC: Hip-Hop Mean Tweets: ASAP Rocky, Tyler the Creator, Lil Wayne, and Wale read Twitter insults

    Thursday night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live was heavy on the hip-hop. In addition to an extensive interview with Kanye West, the episode featured a new edition of “Mean Tweets” read by some of the biggest names in the game, including ASAP Rocky, Tyler the Creator, Pusha-T, Anderson .Paak, Lil Wayne, DJ Khaled, Rae Sremmurd, Ty Dolla $ign, and more. “Just when…

  • How misguided is the academy's new 'popular film' Oscar category? Let us count the ways. FWC: How misguided is the academy’s new ‘popular film’ Oscar category? Let us count the ways.

    Several months ago, shortly before the 90th annual Academy Awards, my Times film colleagues and I were polled about our all-time favorite best picture Oscar winners. One of us said “Amadeus,” two picked “Casablanca,” two flipped for “Titanic,” and two chose “Moonlight.” One gave it up for “The…

  • New Music: Ciara feat. Tekno – ‘Freak Me’ FWC: New Music: Ciara feat. Tekno – ‘Freak Me’

    After returning with her dance anthem “Level Up,” Ciara unleashes “Freak Me,” an Afrobeat collaboration with Nigerian star Tekno Miles. On the tropical banger, CiCi commands the dance floor and the bedroom. “Wind slow on it, take control of it, take all of it,” she sings. “I’ll be the freak that you need / I won’t tell nobody / How…

  • Is Madeon producing under alias Deathpact? FWC: Is Madeon producing under alias Deathpact?

    Rezz recently released her highly anticipated sophomore album, Certain Kind of Magic, and aside from blowing fans away, many noticed that one of the collaborators on the album was someone they did not recognize. That collaborator is named Deathpact, and the mysterious producer fittingly co-produced track “Life &Death.” The ominous track features Rezz’s ominous dark house chords with a twist,…

  • Toto finally share studio version of Weezer’s “Hash Pipe”: Stream FWC: Toto finally share studio version of Weezer’s “Hash Pipe”: Stream

    Who knew an online fan campaign could cause so much chaos: Ever since Weezer covered “Rosanna” and “Africa”, everyone’s become obsessed with Toto again — even the metal scene and “Weird Al”. Though, to be fair, was Toto ever gone? Rhetorical question. Nevertheless, Toto, as promised, have returned the favor and covered Weezer’s early aughts hit, “Hash Pipe”. Although we heard its…

  • SLANDER & Crankdat Enlist Asking Alexandria For “Kneel Before Me” FWC: SLANDER & Crankdat Enlist Asking Alexandria For “Kneel Before Me”

    SLANDER is back to wreak havoc once again. Linking with up and comer Crankdat, this unlikely pairing will come in for quite the pleasant surprise. To make the circumstances even crazier, the artists have enlisted Asking Alexandria to offer their brutal vocal prowess. Get ready emo heads, this one is packing a gnarly punch. “Kneel Before Me” is the manic dubstep collaboration…

  • MKBHD Reviews New iPhone X Models For 2019 FWC: MKBHD Reviews New iPhone X Models For 2019

    The next iteration of the iPhone series is due to be revealed next month in September, but as usual, tech guru and master vlogger MKBHD has us covered with some early reviews of beta models of the new phone. Following the rumors of the past year, there will very likely be three new models: a base model iPhone X with…

  • Listen To Idris Elba’s Full Set on Radar Radio FWC: Listen To Idris Elba’s Full Set on Radar Radio

    It seems that whenever a celebrity begins or reignites a DJ career, it’s up to them to prove their ability in doing so. It’s not something that bedroom producers are routinely subjected to, making it a bit of a double standard, but we understand where they’re coming from. And yet, plenty of celebrities and “non-DJs” have proven themselves at their…