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How To Build Faux Dresser Murphy Bed DIY

Shares 167<p><b>Submitted By Joy2Journey</b><p>M … is for Murphy Bed and it is finally finished and installed! Can I get a Woo Hoo?!<p>I have been asked quite a few …

Definitive Proof That Everything Is Better With Googly Eyes

Googly eyes *clap*. They're watching you *clap* *clap*.

Look At These Beluga's Holiday Dress Game

Hint: it is on point.

The 65 Most Important TV Deaths In 2013

We lost a lot of the good ones this year — and several of the not-so-good ones too. Also, SPOILER ALERT for like, pretty much every show. You've been warned.

George Zimmerman Is Selling A "Justice For All" Original Painting On eBay

TheRealGeorgeZ on eBay, Zimmerman says he has found a "creative way to express myself, my emotions and the symbols that represent my experiences."<p>A: Thanks for your inquiry, The painting is 18" x 24" and yes, it is signed :-) Your friend, GZ<p>A: Thanks for the question, The painting is 18" X 24" on …

18 WTF Vintage Christmas Cards

When Santa threatens to show you his crack, it's time to walk away from the greeting card.

Gluten Attack: Ataxia - Gluten Free More

Gluten ataxia is a neurological condition characterized by the loss of balance and coordination.<p><i>[Updated June 24, 2016]</i><p>Not long after her diagnosis, …

27 Brussels Sprouts Recipes for Roasts, Sautés, Kimchi, Salads, and More

Here are 27 of our favorite recipes to cook Brussels sprouts—and not just as a side dish.<p>Brussels sprouts—those little cabbage-looking things—are way more than just a side-dish. You can pickle them into a spicy kimchi, bake them on top of a pizza, shred them into salads, and toss them into pasta. …

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25 Days of Cookies for Your Holiday Baking: Day 6, Gingerbread Angels

We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 6: Gingerbread Angels<p><i>Every day in December through Christmas, we’re sharing a cookie recipe. Forget the 12 Days of Christmas—these are the 25 Days of Cookies.</i><p>Religious convictions aside, it would feel pretty damn great to be an …

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25 Sweet Potato Recipes That Go Beyond Mini-Marshmallows

The sweet potato is so much more than just a vehicle for mini-marshmallows in these recipes.<p><b>It's the perennial debate: Do your sweet potatoes need marshmallows or not?</b> Strong arguments have been advanced on both sides, but if you're looking to experiment, these sweet roots can be much more than …

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Best Vegan Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

I don't often claim to make the best of anything, although there are exceptions: vegan pancakes (fluffy on the inside, golden crispy outside); and this Chunky Monkey Chocolate Chip Banana Bread. Fresh out of the oven, with a charming, craggy golden crust and moist, banana-flavored inside studded …

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Bitter Greens Salad With Sesame Dressing

<b>Editor's Note:</b> Please welcome Shao Z., a Guangzhou native and the girl behind friedwontons4u.com. She'll be dropping by with her Asian-inspired modern recipes. Welcome, Shao!<p>Everybody's heard of kale Caesar salad by now, right? The idea is that by massaging raw robust leafy greens like kale or …

Mollie Katzen on vegetarian Thanksgiving

Use colors to browse the Smithsonian's best pieces of historical design

The Smithsonian's design museum, the Cooper-Hewitt, has opened a beta version of its website that allows users to browse its digitzed collection by color. The site offers a grid of 117 colors cribbed from the CSS3 palette. Select one, and you'll see a list of the items in the museum's collection …

Bill Gates orders Ballmer's execution as 'South Park' console wars escalate

The console wars escalate tomorrow with the release of Microsoft’s Xbox One, and South Park has continued its own take on the ongoing battle. In the latest episode, aired last night, things get a little dark after Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer fails to take Cartman’s plea for help seriously. Bill …

Nokia’s Finland HQ To Become A Microsoft Site Next Year, After Devices & Services Sale

The wheel of fortune symbolism is clear: as Apple prepares to break ground on a new UFO-esque HQ, the former kingpin of mobile, Nokia, is quietly preparing to move out of its own headquarters — to make way for Microsoft.<p>Finland’s Taloussanmat reports that Nokia will be moving out of its current …

Facebook sues Facebook spammer

Facebook is suing a spammer who bombarded the social network with fake links to celebrity porn.<p>As Courthouse News reports (via BBC), a man called Christopher Peter Tarquini was named in court papers filed by Facebook, after the Internet giant spent $5,000 over the course of year investigating his …

Snapchat's CEO says his former friend 'may deserve something' for helping create the app

As Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel apparently holds out against generous acquisition offers, he and co-founder Bobby Murphy are also in a legal battle against a former friend who says he was shut out after coming up with the idea for the app. Reggie Brown attended Stanford University alongside Murphy and …

Clumsy Ninja finally hits the App Store, originally announced at iPhone 5 event last year

Originally demoed at Apple’s September 2012 event, to show off the power of the new fifth-generation iPod touch, Clumsy Ninja was said to be launching that holiday season; i.e. fall 2012. However, much like with the announcement of Infinity Blade Dungeons, the app never arrived. Whereas Dungeons …

Apple iPad event spray paint spills over to this year’s holiday gift cards

Most of the attention on Apple’s retail overnight from this week was focused on the new window display, but there was another slight change that is also worth taking a look at. Apple has changed the design of its iTunes cards to closely resemble the spray pant styling from past iPad event …

Sony imagines 'SmartWig' to monitor health, give directions, and read facial expressions

Sony was in the smartwatch vanguard, but watches, as we all know, are a niche item when compared to at least one common accessory: hair. Eager to push into this new frontier, the company is attempting to patent an item it calls the "SmartWig," a full wig or toupee that would connect to a smartphone …

DrawQuest brings daily art challenges to iPhone

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>DrawQuest is one of those iPad(s aapl) apps that, though it appears like an unlikely experiment on the surface, actually makes …

Apple applies for 5 patents tied to Liquidmetal, 3D printing

Company describes how it would integrate Liquidmetal into a wide range of devices, including smartphones and tablets.<p>Apple has applied for five new patents, all related to Liquidmetal technology.<p>The US Patent and Trademark Office on Thursday published five patent applications Apple has filed on the …

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IBM and Some College Students Aim to Simplify Data Center Disaster Planning

The picture at right is of the flooded ground floor of Verizon headquarters at 140 West St. in lower Manhattan after Hurricane Sandy blew through the …