Bob Obringer

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Tomato Toast is the New Avocado, and We Can't Get Enough

Nine mouthwatering recipes you won't want to miss out on.<p>Not that we're trying to jinx it, but it seems like the avocado toast craze is finally …

Breakfast

Mike Pence Once Wrote That a President Should Be Impeached for Moral Failings

Mike Pence has a lot of rigid views on the world. His homophobia and disdain for women’s reproductive rights are s...

Mike Pence

The Best NYC Hotels Under $200 a Night

"New York" and "budget" are two words that just don't belong together in a sentence. Almost every activity in the city comes at a price. Between the …

Manhattan

Wood-Be Weight Savior – Technologue

The next big light/strong material grows on trees<p>Stop the 40-ton presses and cool the autoclaves. There’s a new light/strong/cheap material poised to join the vehicle engineering toolbox, and it’d be recognizable to the designers of Conestoga wagons. Forget titanium, carbon fiber, and high-strength …

Carbon Fiber

Opposition to Breast-Feeding Resolution by U.S. Stuns World Health Officials

A resolution to encourage breast-feeding was expected to be approved quickly and easily by the hundreds of government delegates who gathered this spring in Geneva for the United Nations-affiliated World Health Assembly.<p>Based on decades of research, the resolution says that mother’s milk is …

Breast Feeding

What are we going to do?

From Baltimore Sun<p>The Fart Of The Deal<br>(Image by Howdy, I'm H. Michael Karshis) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>My friends, this is a dark …

Rolling Miter Saw Stand

1<p>Make the Front Legs<p>Start by cutting the two Front Legs to length from a 2x4, as shown in the cutting diagram. To drill the pocket holes, set your …

Trump Created An Office To Highlight Immigrant Crime. A Year Later, The Results Are Underwhelming.

The widespread "victimization by criminal aliens,” one of Trump’s favorite talking points, never materialized.<p><b>Since April of last year,</b> six operators sitting at a call center in Laguna Niguel, California, have fielded an astonishing range of calls for 12 hours a day.<p>One caller asked to make a …

Here's Why You Won't Make Money Flipping Houses

Who among us hasn't entertained visions of buying a distressed house, fixing it up, and selling it for a handsome profit? HGTV shows make it look …

10 Books on Architecture You Can Read Online For Free

There are few things in this world better than books on architecture, especially when they're available to download for free! Following on from our …

Books

The 5 Best Sources for Prefab Homes

Want to build your dream home from scratch? Don't want to wait forever and drain your savings? A prefabricated—or prefab—home is the way to go.

Prefab Homes

Subsidizing coal plants is a bad, expensive idea

When President Barack Obama wanted to subsidize renewable energy, Republicans accused him of picking winners and losers and interfering with free …

Grilled Garlic and Herb Shrimp Recipe

"My dad gave me this recipe, and every time I make it I have people begging me for the recipe."<p>Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons ground paprika<p>2 tablespoons …

The 30 Secrets a Plumber Won’t Tell You

These secrets could save you a lot of time and money. Get the scoop on things a plumber will never tell you.<p>That’s the day wives call us to correct …

This Republican Congressman Seriously Suggested Sea Levels Are Rising Because of Falling Rocks

"Every time you have that soil or rock or whatever it is that is deposited into the seas, that forces the sea levels to rise [...]"One of the worst …

14 Gorgeous Shade-Tolerant Plants That Will Bring Your Shaded Garden Areas to Life

Do you have a shaded area in your yard that it seems like nothing will grow?<p>I feel your pain because I have the same problem spots in my yard. But …

Watch as this guy breaths new life into these old damaged paintings

Julian Baumgartner from Baumgartner Fine Art Restoration restores paintings to their glorious state. Watch how mesmerizing and satisfying it is to …

Melania Trump's Online Safety Pamphlet Seems Lifted From The Obama Administration

Her new booklet on kids' online activity looks lots like one the Federal Trade Commission released in 2014.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> May 8 ― The Office of the First Lady released a statement on Tuesday explaining that Melania Trump’s “Talking With Kids About Being Online” booklet was re-branded from the former Trade …

Tree sapling Macron gave to Trump appears to have disappeared from White House lawn

French President Emmanuel Macron gave Donald Trump a tree sapling on a state visit to the US on Tuesday.<p>The pair seized the photo opportunity, using shovels to throw earth over the shrub, but now it appears to have vanished from the spot where they planted it.<p>Images taken by a Reuters photographer …

Meet the new Gmail, now with disappearing messages

It's been a bad couple of years for email.<p>The communication tool was at the center of high-profile hacks during the 2016 presidential election. And people keep declaring it "dead" at the hands of popular messaging tools like WhatsApp, Snapchat and Slack.<p>Google (GOOG) doesn't think email is dead — …

Apps

Pruitt promised polluters EPA will value their profits over American lives | Dana Nuccitelli

TIME magazine announced last week that Trump’s EPA administrator Scott Pruitt is among their 100 most influential people of 2018. George W. Bush’s former EPA administrator Christine Todd Whitman delivered the scathing explanation:<p><i>If his actions continue in the same direction, during Pruitt’s term</i> …

Pesticides

Donald Trump's Child Rape Accuser Canceled Her Press Conference Due to Death Threats

She's still Jane Doe.<p>The woman who filed a lawsuit against Donald Trump alleging he raped her when she was 13 years old was scheduled to speak out publicly Wednesday, but the press conference was called off just as it was scheduled to start. Her attorney, Lisa Bloom, told members of the media that …

16 Creative Ways to Use Old Coffee Grounds

Coffee is a popular beverage consumed all over the world.<p>People usually discard the grounds left behind after it’s brewed, but after reading this …

Best Dishwashers Grid

Best Dishwashers<p>1 of 5<p>Bosch 300 Series SHSM63W55N Dishwasher<p>The Bosch 300 Series is one of the most reliable dishwashers you can buy. It features an …

Facing Sexual Misconduct Allegations, Trump Declares April Sexual Assault Awareness Month Anyway

Following tradition, President Trump declared April Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month on Friday. At least 19 women have accused the …

Donald Trump

Trumptax might split Republicans just like Trumpcare did

Trumpcare is out, Trumptax is in.<p>That’s the message from the Trump administration and most Republicans in Congress this week in an effort to move on from their failure to achieve consensus on a plan to replace Obamacare last week.<p>“Working with this Congress, President Trump is going to pass the …

Blu Homes launches 16 new prefab home designs, including new tiny homes

1/25<p>Blu Homes' net zero energy prefab "Farmhouse" house<p>As a dynamic force in the prefabricated green building industry, Blu Homes has consistently …

One-Pot Mexican Shrimp & Orzo Will Make You a Dinner Hero

Right now we're in a sort of seasonal food purgatory — we're so completely over winter and all its thick beef stews and heavy casseroles, but fresh …

30 Spring Dinner Recipes You Can Make in 30 Minutes or Less

Dear soups, stews and casseroles: We’ve had a good run. But it’s springtime now, and that means we’re on to lighter and brighter meals. For starters, …

Cooking