Alex Hytken

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Diner Said His Restaurant Receipt Instructed Cook to Spit on His Burger

The secret sauce nobody asked for.<p>It seems like you shouldn’t have to ask for your burger to be served without human spit on it, but tell that to the staff at the Bohemian Hall and Beer Garden in Queens, New York. No really: Tell them—otherwise you might have to wonder whether someone did actually …

Washington State

Alien preppers could hoard stars to survive in a doomed universe

Hundreds of billions of years from now, the universe will be undergoing an apocalypse – and aliens may already be hoarding stars to survive the …

Survivalism

Don't Want to Work Today? Just Do This

I procrastinated for an hour before writing this article. After coming up with the idea, I left my home office and drove through traffic in the rain to a nearby shop. There, I debated whether or not to buy a new pair of trainers.<p>I didn’t even need a pair of trainers. I just wanted to avoid work. It …

Time Management

How to Respond When Hiring Managers Ask You to Work for Free

When a hiring manager asks you to work for free as part of the interview process, these are 4 ways to respond.<p>The interview process has changed dramatically in the last decade. Companies are spending millions of dollars trying to improve how they hire. Why? The cost of turnover is huge. Some …

Employment

15 Unique, High-Protein, Recipes With White Beans! - One Green Planet

High-protein, high-flavor, and so fresh for spring; these recipes are light but so satisfying! Give white beans a chance with one of these unique, …

Recipes

Thin Spaghetti with Garlic, Red Pepper and Olive Oil Recipe

"Thin spaghetti tossed with garlic, olive oil, red pepper flakes and grated cheese makes a quick and easy weeknight meal."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (16 ounce) box …

Recipes

Summer Pasta Recipes That Will Be The Most Popular Dish On the Table, Guaranteed

FYI, your sister-in-law is going to want the recipe.<p>When the summer months hit we’re always game to lighten up. Whether we’re talking our hair color, …

Cooking

5 Desserts That Will Never Cause Weight Gain, According To Nutritionists

The occasional yummy dessert, enjoyed in moderation, makes meals 100 times more delightful. But if you’re trying to lose weight or have healthy …

Nutrition

Warner Bros. crackdown puts Dark Mark over Potter festivals

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Warner Bros. is cracking down on local Harry Potter fan festivals around the country, saying it's necessary to halt unauthorized commercial activity. Fans, however, liken the move to Dementors sucking the joy out of homegrown fun, while festival directors say they'll transfigure …

Harry Potter

Which Type Of Bread Is The Healthiest?

Image: iStock<p>Wholemeal, wholegrain, multigrain, sourdough, rye, white, high fibre white, low GI, low FODMAP, gluten free. With so many choices of …

Nutrition

Why plant protein is better for you than animal protein

Sorry, steak fans.<p>It’d be great if a burger-a-day diet was healthy. Don’t get me wrong—it’s not the worst. You’ve got protein in there and hopefully some veggies on top (and on the side) , and even some fiber from the roll (you used whole grain, right?).<p>Unfortunately, study after study shows that …

Nutrition

This classic coffee cake is what good mornings are made of

Overview Ingredients Steps<p>Overview<p>Coffee cake is a classic. It’s usually not flashy: A batter, maybe some fruit, nuts or crumble topping, perhaps a dusting of sugar. It’s so humble it can be easy to overlook when it comes to choosing a baking project. But a good coffee cake is always welcome.<p>This …

Dessert

This Is the Absolute Best Way to Roast Broccoli

Our Test Kitchen knows how to get your kids to eat their greens.<p>1 WATCH: This Is the Absolute Best Way to Cook Broccoli<p>Try this 15-minute recipe to …

Recipes

You haven't eaten fried rice till you've tried this!

The Fried Rice Recipe You've Always Needed<p>Cheap. Easy. Tasty. Diverse. It's perfection!<p>June 12, 2018<p>Oh fried rice.... the one dish that is perfect as …

Recipes

Gossiping Is Good

The surprising virtues of talking behind people’s backs<p>Word on the street is that gossip is the worst. An Ann Landers advice column once characterized it as “the faceless demon that breaks hearts and ruins careers.” The Talmud describes it as a “three-pronged tongue” that kills three people: the …

Psychology

Truck drivers fear for their safety on the road — but the vast majority of them face a much bigger threat

George Wilson misses his eight-foot-by-eight-foot home.<p>It had two beds, two dogs, and a little kitchen. Without a stove, he cooked hot dogs for himself and his wife in the microwave. His German Shepard Toby Won Kenobi, named after the Star Wars character, liked to lie on the ground.<p>Wilson was a …

Long Haul

Africa’s majestic baobab trees are mysteriously dying

NEWS<p>Some of the continent’s oldest and biggest specimens collapsed suddenly during a study.<p>Sarah Wild<p>Search for this author in:<p>Pub …

Ecology

5 Crystals Every Traveler Should Have In Their Pocket

We all have our tiny travel rituals. Be it rolling our clothing vs. folding when packing, always putting our passport in a certain pocket of our …

Jet Lag

20 Delicious High-Protein Foods to Eat

Protein makes up the building blocks of organs, muscles, skin, hormones and pretty much everything that matters in your body.<p>For this reason, you …

Nutrition

26 Pasta Recipes That Would Make an Italian Grandmother Proud

Step back in time with these classic Italian pasta recipes.<p>Get Recipe<p>Get Recipe<p>Get Recipe<p>Get Recipe<p>Get Recipe<p>Get Recipe<p>Get Recipe<p>Get Recipe<p>Get …

Recipes

15 Creative Popcorn Toppings to Try at Your Next Movie Night

Say goodbye to boring butter.<p>June 11, 2018<p>Unlike potato chips, there aren't many creative popcorn flavors at the store. You typically havethree …

Dessert

Trevor Noah Reveals The Real Reason Jon Stewart Left 'The Daily Show'

Former "Daily Show" host also had some advice for his successor.<p>“Daily Show” host Trevor Noah recently opened about about what previous host Jon Stewart told him when it was announced in 2015 he would be leaving after more than 15 years.<p>“I walked into his office and I said, ’Hey, what’s going on? …

Comedy

Make Caramel Sauce from Watermelon Like the Actual Genius That You Are

This kept me from going off the rails during Whole30<p>Last year, in an effort to recover from the overabundant eating and drinking from the holiday …

Recipes

How to Make Stuffed Banana Bread - Chowhound

Banana bread may very well be one of the greatest and most versatile gifts ever to be bestowed upon us by the food gods. It’s perfect for breakfast, …

Breakfast

A Few Thoughts For Entrepreneurs Wrestling With Depression

This has been a hard week for those of us who care deeply about depression and the people who wrestle with it.<p>Both entrepreneur/designer Kate Spade and chef/TV personality Anthony Bourdain took their own lives this week, leaving many to wonder why people who seemed to have it all would go to such …

Entrepreneurship

The One Thing You Should Eat Non-Stop For A Flat Stomach

Overdoing it with any type of food leads to weight gain. “A diet of fried foods, refined flours, sugars, and products with hormones and synthetic …

Nutrition

Top 5 Protein Sources You Should Be Eating To Build Muscle And Shall Lose Fat.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) As you probably already know, protein is vital when it comes to building muscle and losing fat. However, if you think you’re …

Nutrition

6 Sheet Pan Breakfasts You Can Make for a Morning Crowd

Chrissy Teigen's recent announcement about her love of sheet pan meals made waves on the internet. Everyone, it turns out, loves sheet pan meals for …

Breakfast

Suicide rates rise sharply across the United States, new report shows

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>Suicide rates rose in all but one state between 1999 and 2016, with increases seen across age, gender, race and ethnicity, according to a report released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In more than half of all deaths in 27 states, the people …

Mental Health

Chris Rock to Obamas: "Make Your Money," but Not on Netflix

"I don't want to live in a world where President Obama is worried about his Rotten Tomatoes score," says the actor-comedian, who signed his own deal …

Rotten Tomatoes