Top 5 Stories of the Week: Kate Upton on Nudity, Boozy Shopping, Lucid Dreaming, Best New Gins & Adonis Belt Workouts

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1) Kate Upton Explains Why She Hasn't Posed Fully Nude—Yet

2011 Mike McGregor

The model and actress on being called "a bombshell" and why she would rather be the face of commercial campaigns than high fashion.

For more famous ladies:

Anna Kendrick Has an Oscar Nomination, 10 Movies in the Pipeline, and One Hell of a Pick-Up Line

Q&A: Orange Is the New Black's Natasha Lyonne

The Surprisingly Superstitious Jessica Chastain on Her Biggest Fears, and Why Failure Isn't One of Them

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2) Want a Beer with Those Boots? Why Menswear Stores Are Increasingly Serving Drinks

A new generation of menswear shops explain how adding booze lubricates the shopping experience.

For more happy hour trends:

The Ultimate Guide to Day Drinking

Summer's Coolest Cocktail Ingredient: Sugar Snap Peas

Is the Best Whisky Now Being Made Outside of Scotland and the USA?

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3) Dream On: Inside the Lucid-Dreaming Craze

A growing number of LD practitioners aren't just having more fun in bed—they're using their dreams to get ahead.

For more bed-time stories:

How to Get a Good Night's Sleep

5 Surprising Sleep Myths—Busted

The Details Guide to Having More Energy

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4) 13 New Gins Bartenders Are Raving About


In the last decade, over 500 new gins have hit the market—we identify which of these new bottles are worth your time (and palate).

For more booze trends:

How Global Warming Is Changing Wine—and Which Bottles to Snap Up Now Before They're History

Have We Hit Peak Rosé? 3 Signs the Wine Is on the Way Out

In Search of Forgotten Whiskies: The Hunt for Lost Barrels

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5) How to Get the Adonis Belt: 4 Key Exercises


There's more to a rock-hard male torso than just the six-pack. Here are four moves to work your entire core and sculpt those coveted Devil's Horns (a.k.a. the Abercrombie V).

For more targeted workouts:

Pecs Appeal: Build a Better Chest, Fast

Bye Bye, Chicken Legs: The Squat-Free Way to Build a Strong and Lean Lower Body

Core Curriculum: Why You Need More Kettlebell

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