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Large Rustic Clock

Shares 477<p>You know the phrase “copying is the highest form of flattery”? Well it is true, and my Large Rustic Clock is proof.<p>My compliments go to the …

Woodworking

Five amazing places to experience another culture

Learning about the culture and customs of other people is one of the great experiences of travel. Explore the planet's diversity with one of these locally owned and authentic tribal encounters.<p>H'mong women by Maria Hsu. Creative Commons Attribution licence<p>Trekking with the H'mong around Sapa, …

Gay Marriage Referendum Won't Work In Australia Because 'The Irish Can't Grow Potatoes'

An Australian political commentator on Monday urged his countrymen not to follow Ireland’s lead and legalise gay marriage because the Irish are …

17 Cobblers, Crumbles, Crisps, and Buckles That Make Us Want to Eat All the Berries and Crumbs

With so many berries to choose from, why not make a cobbler, crisp, crumble, or buckle? Here are 18 so good you'll want to dig well below the crumbly top layer and polish off the whole thing.

Baking

'Ransomware-as-a-service' discovered on the darknet

New malware ‘Tox’ lets would-be hackers create their own ransomware at will<p>Would-be cybercriminals who lack the technological prowess to actually hack into their targets computers themselves can now overcome that hurdle, thanks to a new “ransomware-as-a-service” tool discovered on the darknet by …

Inside the world of the luxury children's party

Parents spend a total of £19,000 on their children's parties - but there are some places where it isn't difficult to spend that all in one go<p>News that parents <b>spend a total of £19,000</b> on their children's birthday parties won't come as a surpise to anyone who is even vaguely aware of the <b>spiralling</b> …

Elton John

17 incredible rooftop bars to visit around the world this summer

Lamb-Bacon Burgers with Spicy Aioli

At Rioja, in Denver, half of the bacon is replaced with ground fatback, a step that makes this excellent burger even better.<p>Ingredients<p>aioli<p>1 large egg yolk*<p>2 teaspoons Dijon mustard<p>½ cup vegetable oil<p>1 canned chipotle chile in adobo, finely chopped<p>1 garlic clove, finely grated<p>2 teaspoons finely …

Recipes

'Thousands of criminals tried to get jobs as teachers,' figures show

Thousands of criminals have tried to get jobs in UK’s classrooms in the last three years, new figures show.<p>Thousands of criminals have tried to get jobs in UK’s classrooms in the last three years, new figures show.<p>More than 16,000 people with criminal convictions applied to work as teachers or …

shameful behaviour ruins showpiece

High farce and low morals sullied one of the showpiece occasions of South American football on Thursday night, when, with a place in the quarter finals of the Copa Libertadores at stake, the Buenos Aires super-classic between Boca Juniors and River Plate was abandoned at half time.<p>As they made …

Soccer

Meet the Coca-Cola-Obsessed Woman Who Made Her House Into a Soda Shrine

Maybe you "like" soda, but you ain't seen nothing until you've visited Pat Reidy's over-the-top domain of Coca-Cola worship in Veracruz, Mexico. This is obsession.<p>I have never been a fan of theme parks. Even less so of the Magic Kingdom, which is a cheap copy of Adventure Kingdom in Veracruz, …

Alcohol

Don't blame women for your dad bod

If you haven't been online in the past week, you may have missed the news: The so-called dad bod is hot.<p>It's so hot that a college girl and her …

See Some of History's Most Extraordinary Jewels

Jill Ciraldo and Grace Flynt are admiring the McLean Jewel Collection at the establishment of Harry Winston, Inc., inter<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Bettmann/Corbis<p>1 …

With this nano memory cell, scientists are one step closer to a bionic brain

A groundbreaking electronic longterm memory cell could help researchers imitate and better understand the complexities of the human brain.<p>Built by …

These New Plates Will Help You Achieve The Perfect Foodie Instagram

Get ready for an influx of likes.<p>Just a few years ago, food photographs were completely looked down upon, and article after article called for an end to the social media trend. But the Internet can be fickle and just like that, Instagramming your meal is cool again, encouraged even, in some parts …

Mobile Photography

Syria’s truth smugglers

A team of Syrian investigators have risked their lives to collect secret government documents that provide evidence of war crimes by Bashar al-Assad and his regime. Will an international court ever hear their cases?<p><b>One day in February 2014</b>, a dusty and dented pick-up truck approached an Isis …

What exactly is the point in giving celebrities honorary degrees?

Kanye West is the latest celebrity to be given an honorary doctorate by a publicity-seeking college. What sort of message does this send out to real students, asks Bill Borrows<p>It had to happen. Kim Kardashian’s arse has finally been given an honorary degree. As he put it himself whilst accepting an</b> …

Have Qatar's work conditions improved? Migrant labourers tell their stories

Better accommodation for some, new payment rules for everyone. But despite the reforms, many workers still complain of low pay and long hours<p>It’s an incongruous location for a cricket stadium. In the shimmering heat of Doha’s industrial zone, amid a wasteland of low-rise factories, garages and …

What you could buy for the price of a $179million Picasso

(This article was first published on) - Picasso’s <i>Les Femmes d’Alger (Version ‘O’)</i> was the star lot at Christie’s ‘Looking Forward to the Past’ sale on 11 May, smashing the record for the most expensive work of art ever sold at auction.<p>What else could you have paid for with <b>$179.4 million</b> in the art …

8 Cheaper Alternatives to Popular European Destinations

<i>By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/alcuin lai</i><p>Rome, Munich, the French Riviera -- all European bucket list spots renowned for their history, their culture, and their affinity for chain smoking and tiny cars. But you know else they're known for? Overpriced everything. And hoards of visitors …

European Travel

The 25 best European city breaks for spring 2018 and where to stay

Our experts offer a guide to the top 25 destinations for a city break in 2018, including what to do and where to stay in Venice, Amsterdam, Florence, Lisbon, London, Barcelona and Reykjavik.<p>Italy<p>Rome<p>Rome's mild Mediterranean climate is a persuasive draw for visitors from the cool north, but the …

European Travel

Revealed: The secret menu items you didn’t know you could order at McDonald's

Restaurants

National Chocolate Day: 10 convincing health reasons you should eat more of the stuff

Chocolate is the ultimate comfort food, a sure-fire stand-by in times of stress, a reliable source of consolation when life has let us down, and a mood-enhancer and romance-inducer in more positive circumstances. But is it at all healthy?<p>If you scoff lots of it, obviously not. But there are a host …

Holistic Medicine

Deliciously Ella: how to go gluten-free naturally

For Coeliac Awareness Week, Deliciously Ella explains why we should avoid processed, preservative-filled free-from products and choose naturally gluten-free foods instead<p>I cut gluten from my diet just over three years ago, and it was one of the best decisions I’ve made – I feel so good for it. But …

Is Lionel Messi the best player of all time?

Doesn’t heading matter any more? You might have thought not after the eulogies bestwoed upon Lionel Messi, after his indubitably brilliant display at the Nou Camp for Barcelona against a bewildered Bayern Munich, whose defence could do nothing to combat his wonderfully elusive skills.<p>Even Graeme …

Soccer

Gareth Bale agent blasts back at 'failure' Roy Keane

Real Madrid star's representative hits out at ITV pundit's criticisms during Champions League semi-final coverage<p>Gareth Bale's agent has issued a stinging attack on Roy Keane following <b>his criticisms of the player's performance in the Champions League semi-final</b>.<p>Keane, working as a pundit for ITV, …

Amir Khan: I've been asked to fight Floyd Mayweather

It looks likely Floyd Mayweather will fight once more, probably in September, and his father has described the British boxer as "an easy opponent"<p>Given the unprecedented success of Floyd Mayweather against Manny Pacquiao, indications from Sin City are that the world will be watching a rematch …

Banker who won tribunal after being dubbed ‘Crazy Miss Cokehead’ warns others against taking legal action

Svetlana Lokhova says she felt she was on trial and that tribunal process was not worth it<p>A banker awarded £3.2 million for sexual harassment after being <b>nicknamed "Crazy Miss Cokehead" and "Miss Bonkers"</b>by bullying male colleagues has described her tribunal as “hell” and cautioned other victims …

Milan fans up the ante in their protest against the club

Milan fans made a stunning visual statement in protest at the the way the club is being run during Wednesday’s 3-1 home defeat by Genoa.<p>Supporters in the <i>Curva Sud</i> stand of the San Siro formed the word ‘<i>basta</i>‘, which translates from Italian as “enough”.<p>They are frustrated with a lack of leadership …

Soccer

FAA Had Questioned Mental Health of Germanwings Pilot

WASHINGTON — Five years ago Federal Aviation Administration officials questioned the mental fitness of the Germanwings pilot who crashed an airliner in the French Alps last month, but they awarded him a U.S. pilot license after his German doctor said he had fully recovered from severe depression, …

Airplanes