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How To Make Your Own Damn Shamrock Shake With Only 7 Ingredients

Bye bye, carrageenan.<p>Since its inception in 1970, more than 60 million McDonald’s Shamrock Shakes have been sucked into America’s faces through the hollows of those far-too-thin plastic straws. The Shamrock Shake is minty. It is powerfully green. And it is 820 calories* worth of brain-freezing St. …

Lasqueti Island Is Home To About 400 People Living 'Off The Grid': Documentary

A couple of boat rides, a little hike, and you'd never know you were only about 150 kilometres away from Vancouver.<p>On Lasqueti, a community off the …

Team Pizza vs. Team Mac: Which one did you crown Munchie Madness champion?

Shepherd's pie<p>Backer<p>Jared Bland<p>Is there a better food that’s usually worse than that sad cafeteria staple Shepherd’s Pie? I can’t think of one. It’s so often gummy, packed with unbrowned meat and topped with flavourless potatoes. Sometimes one must endure the insulting inclusion of corn. But when …

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Paul Thomas Anderson Films: The Irrefutable Ranking

All of Paul Thomas Anderson’s films are pretty good in their own way, but as we all know, nuance is for sissies. WHAT IS THE BEST? WHAT IS THE WORST? Your internet loins thirst for quantifiables, and I’m here to slake them.<p>Prepare yourself.<p><b>7. Hard Eight</b><p>I watched this last night, specifically so …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …

15 Spicy Hangover Cures From Around the World

<i>by Josh Scherer</i><p>There are certain questions in life for which we have no scientific answers.<p>Why does the moon exist?<p>Where did all those so-called "dinosaurs" go?<p>How has Little Caesar's been able to survive as a national chain by slinging $5 Large pizzas almost exclusively to stoners?<p>When we wake up …

17 Easy Hacks For Fresher Food

The secret to fresher food? Dedicating a few extra minutes to prepping and storing your groceries.<p>We partnered with Fresh & Easy, a <i>new</i> kind of market, to bring you 17 of the best hacks we’ve seen for keeping your favorite foods fresh. Put them to use and you’ll start mistaking your kitchen for your …

Eight slow, difficult steps to become a millionaire

Money of course isn't everything. Not by a long shot. Where your definition of success is concerned, money may rank far down the list. Everyone's definition of "success" is different. Here's mine:<p>"Success is making those that believed in you look brilliant."<p>For me, money doesn't matter all that …

Turn Your Leftover Chinese Food Into Dumplings

Sure, you could take last night's Chinese food for lunch today. It'll be kind of soggy, as it slept in a hoisin-drenched Tupperware overnight, but it's better than no lunch at all, right?<p>Right. But why not turn it into something new? Something like dumplings? Let us explain. Or, actually, we'll let …

Banana Boat Desserts For The Lazy, Need-A-Sweet-This-Instant Type

Consider the banana. It can be sliced, diced, blended, grilled and even whipped into a soft serve ice cream.<p>It can also transform into a boat -- a luscious masterpiece suitable for the lazy, the crazy and the need-a-dessert-in-a-hurry types. The banana presents itself as the ideal foundation for …

This 'Saved By The Bell' Dance Is Even More Amazing Than You Remember

It's been 25 years since cult classic "Saved By The Bell" premiered, and we'd like to take this opportunity to bring you all back to childhood, to the moment that you first bore witness to the glory that is Zack, Slater, and Screech's choreographed dance to "Barbara Ann."<p>If you need a little help …

Hawaii's spectacular ocean waves – in pictures

Hawaiian photographer Clark Little gets to the heart of the action and shoots ocean waves in Oahu as they roll over him

This Iceberg In Newfoundland Is More Dangerous Than It Looks (VIDEO)

A woman documenting a massive iceberg from a boat in Newfoundland and Labrador recently received quite a shock as chunks of ice fell and created a …

‘I’m pretty terrified’: Scientists set to excavate ‘natural trap cave’ where bones are piled at least 10-metres deep http://natpo.st/1nELGuI

6 Ways to Cook Ribs

There are many ways to prepare delicious baby backs and spare ribs, whether you’ve got half a day, a yard and lots of patience, or nothing more than …

The 11 Best Corn Salads

Here, 11 great corn salad recipes.<p>Now that you know the fastest, simplest way to cut corn kernels off the cob (thanks to this week’s Mad Genius Tips …

76 of Our Best Steak Recipes, from Rib Eye to Skirt Steak, Fajitas to Skewers

Our biggest, baddest, and best steak recipes—all in one place.<p><b>There are some days when you just really need a big steak.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a seared rib eye or a skewer wrapped in pita, we're here for you.

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What We're Cooking for Memorial Day

From ribs to potato salad, here are 12 cookout-friendly recipes BA staffers are making for Memorial Day.<p>Hallelujah, it's finally Memorial Day weekend! And you know what that means: <i>BA</i> staffers are doing some serious cooking. From barbecued ribs to homemade mayo for potato salad, here's what we'll be …

Our Favorite Burger Recipes from Classic to "Crunchified"

Juicy burgers—from beef, to turkey, to veggie—that you'll want to get on your grill right now.<p><b>Fire up that grill already</b>—it's practically begging for one of these juicy burgers to make that delightful sizzling noise.

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Crispy Salt-and-Vinegar Potatoes

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>Cooking the potatoes in vinegar seasons them from within, and a final drizzle boosts the flavor.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds baby Yukon Gold potatoes, halved, quartered if large<p>1 cup plus 2 Tbsp. distilled white vinegar<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt, …

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