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Leaked Sony Emails Reveal Angelina Jolie Was Called A “Minimally Talented Spoiled Brat”

The hack also includes revelations about Leonardo DiCaprio deserving an Oscar, Michael Fassbender's package, and a planned mash-up film of the Jump Street and Men in Black franchises.<p>Updated — 2 p.m., ET:<p>The emails have reportedly come about due to the group Guardians of Peace, which is demanding …

Apple, Gruyere and Sage Scones

Home > Recipes by Category > Breakfast > Scones > Apple, Gruyere and Sage Scones<p>September 16, 2014 // 18 <i>Comments »</i><p>I’ll turn down a doughnut for a …

Breakfast

20 Things People Who Have Climbed From Rock Bottom Will Understand

I’ve always felt that the ever-quoted Maya Angelou said it best:<p><i>‘You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be</i> …

5 Ways to Boost Your Metabolism in the Morning

<b>Exercise</b><br>That early workout doesn't just put a pep in your step: Exercising in the morning also helps boost your metabolism, more so than exercising at other times, according to previous studies. So lace up your sneaks and greet the sun to torch extra calories.<p><b>Add Intensity</b><br>A recent study found that …

How to Make Pocky Sticks at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: This classic Japanese snack is perfect for movie munching -- and it's so easy to make, you won't miss a single preview. Samantha Seneviratne from</i> …

Corn and Bacon Fritters with Garlic-Dill Crema

Corn and Bacon Fritters with Garlic-Dill Crema<p>Prep time<p>15 mins<p>Cook time<p>1 hour 30 mins<p>Total time<p>1 hour 45 mins<p>Author: Katya @ …

Plyometrics

<b>Squat Jumps</b><br>Starting Position: Stand tall with your feet hip-width apart and your hands clasped behind your head.<br>1. Keeping your weight on your heels, squat down until your thighs are parallel to the floor. Pause in the squat.<br>2. Without counter-movement and without the use of your arms, jump as high …

18 Dogs Who Completely Forgot How To Dog

Being a dog isn’t always easy. Just ask…<p><b>1. Cooper: who’s not going anywhere anytime soon.</b><p><i>Image via GifSoup</i><p><b>2. Max: who wins the gold medal for being</b> …

30 Cocktails Perfect For Warm Weather

The prettiest and most delicious cocktails to try this season. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com<p>Warm weather! IT'S FINALLY HERE ALL OVER THE COUNTRY! After you shove your puffy coats in suitcases and hide them away in a dark corner never to be seen until the cold returns, go sit …

The Best Way to Eat Avocados: Avocado Pasta

Quick and easy avocado pasta recipe is great for date night, girlfriend night, or any weeknight at all.<p>There is at least one night a week in which I need a fast, hearty dinner. We do a lot of activities and events after work, and sometimes I have an hour from the time I walk in the door to when we …

Food

5 Amazing Ab Exercises You've Never Tried

Stop the crunches and start these (way more effective) moves instead.<p>Beach season may come and go, but a strong core is always in style. The thing is, you won't get an awesome set of abs by doing basic crunches. (And basic sit-ups won't get you there, either.)<p>Changing up your routine, though, can …

Diets

31 Amazing Whiskey Cocktail Recipes

Whiskey is the king of classic cocktails, so we love ourselves a good Old Fashioned, Manhattan, or Julep. But we’re not afraid to mix it up either. These 31 cocktail recipes know what we're talking about.<p>When we’re not sipping some fine whiskey neat or on the rock, we’re mixing up cocktails that …

11 Ways To Upgrade Your Tacos, Because We All Need It

Tacos are one of those foods that will never be boring. From Baja fish tacos to crispy carnita tacos, there so many ways to make and eat a taco that we could chow down on a different variation every day of the week and never get tired of it. Still, even if they're your favorite thing, you could be …

PB&J Isn't Cutting It...Here Are 6 Tricks For More Inspired School Lunches

We've all been there--that carefully planned, painstakingly executed lunch sent to school with the kids comes back smushed and uneaten. If your darlings are rejecting what's packed in their lunchbox, know that you're not alone. Even food professionals get maddening results. I spent years learning …

Food

9 Banana Smoothies Your Taste Buds Will Love

Sprinkle sliced almonds, goji berries, and amaranth—a grain high in fiber and protein—over this smoothie to give it some added texture. The drink itself calls for bananas (of course), plus peaches, Greek yogurt, and orange juice.<p>Mix coconut water and a banana together, top with some passion fruit, …

15 Genius Ways To Use Champagne

Champagne's not just for drinking anymore. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com.<p>Next time you pop open a bottle of bubbly, don't just grab a couple of flutes and chug it down. There are just too many fabulous things you can do with that champagne! From fantastic cocktails to …

17 Life-Changing Makeup Hacks EVERY Woman Should Know

These aren't your average makeup tips and tricks.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder-to-apply line), under the flame for one second, let it cool for 15 …

Makeup

17 Not-So-Tiny Problems Only Short People Understand

Most of the time, it's fun to be short. Except these times.<p><b>1.</b> <b>People like to pat you on the head.</b> What purpose does this serve?<p><b>2.</b> <b>They also really like to call you cute.</b> It gets annoying fast.<p><b>3.</b> <b>Ditto for shorty.</b> Just stop.<p><b>4.</b> <b>Your pants cost $30 more than everyone else's</b> because you have to get them …

Road Trips

9 Pimm’s Cup Recipes to Toast Wimbledon

Much like the Kentucky Derby, Wimbledon is the perfect excuse to trade your PBRs in for some fancy cocktails. So put on your Lacoste, dig out your cocktail shaker and try out these classic summer Pimm’s cup recipes. We rounded up nine of the best ways to enjoy the U.K.’s liquor of choice. Cheers, …

Kentucky Derby

Tone Your Abs on a Mat: 5 Moves Better Than Crunches

<b>Modified V-Up</b> <br>Lie faceup on the floor with your legs straight and your arms at your sides <b>(A)</b>. In one movement, quickly lift your torso into an upright position as you pull your knees to your chest <b>(B)</b>. Lower your body back to the starting position. That's one rep.<p><b>Foam Roller Reverse Crunch with</b> …

The 7-Move 7-Minute Circuit That Blasts Fat Fast

Exercise 1 Jump Rope<p>Grab the handles of a jump rope with each hand and jump rope for 30 seconds; rest for 30 seconds then continue to the next exercise.<p>Exercise 2 Close-Stance Bodyweight Squats<p>Stand as tall as you can with your feet spread shoulder-width apart. Lower your body as far as you can by …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Exercise 1 Basic Workout: Plank<p>Starting at the top of a pushup position, bend your elbows and lower yourself down until you can shift your weight from your hands to your forearms. Your body should form a straight line. Brace your abs (imagine someone is about to punch you in the gut) and hold for …

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Eggs

The Geometry of Perfect Cocktail Ice: 4 Essential Shapes

Once offered at only a few ambitious bars, crystal-clear, hand-carved ice is now the hallmark of any serious cocktail.<p>Once offered at only a few …

The Best Boozy Way to Settle Your Stomach

Chef James Winberg from Minnesota’s Travail Kitchen and Amusements is semi-addicted to Campari with grapefruit juice.<p><i>After a night on the line, most</i> …

10 Tequila Cocktails for Cinco de Mayo

Here, 10 refreshing tequila cocktails to make for the 5th of May.<p>Here, 10 refreshing tequila cocktails to make for the 5th of May.<p>1. …

The Ancient Technique American Winemakers Love Right Now

Rather than crushing grapes, more American producers are fermenting whole clusters, stems and all. F&W's Megan Krigbaum tells why and names 3 wines …

Everything's Coming Up Rosés

Rosés from Provence go well with everything from a Niçoise salad to roast chicken to potato chips—in other words, almost anything. Here are five to …

10-Year Cocktail Timeline: From Cosmos to Barrel-Aged Negroni

To celebrate the 10th edition of our outstanding annual book F&W Cocktails, we salute America's mixology madness. These are the 10 cocktails that …