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<b>This story is for you if…</b><br>• You want more power.<br>• You’re told you make a reverse pivot (and your slice confirms it).<br>• When you don’t slice, you hit …

Golf

13 Flatbread Recipes That Are Almost Better Than Pizza

We’d be lying if we said there was anything on this Earth better than pizza. But when you break it down, even the best recipes are comprised of just a few basic ingredients: bread, sauce, and toppings. On those days when you don’t feel like dealing with a complicated sauce or dough, why not try a …

This Supercharged Golden Milk Recipe Has a Boost of Antioxidants and Protein

Golden milk is our latest healthy obsession — with its healing and digestion-aiding superpowers, we've been making it in batches. We came across this recipe from DRINKmaple, which combines antioxidant-packed maple water, collagen peptides for a huge boost of protein, and either ghee or coconut oil …

John Oliver sits down with the Dalai Lama and wow, it's good

Here's an interview we didn't know we needed.<p><i>Last Week Tonight</i> host John Oliver discusses the persecution Tibetan Buddhists have suffered by the …

Cliche Comedy Phrases That Can And Should Be Retired

There's a lot to cover here, so let's get started.<p>Writing comedy ― trying to be funny in general ― should be an ever-growing and evolving experience, but it’s easy to fall back on lazy premises and cliches. Since Season 2, the writers of “Workaholics” have been keeping a running tab of overused …

82 Comfort Food Recipes Your Soul Is Asking For

It may not be today—but you'll one need these sometime soon.<p>It may not be today—but you'll one need these sometime soon.

Max Landis: How This Screenwriter is Disrupting Hollywood

Max Landis, is known for his incredible talent as a loud and outspoken screenwriter. The paydays he has gotten for his screenplays harp back to the …

DRINKER | How To Build A Strong Home Bar, One Drink And Five Bottles At A Time (Part 10)

by Shaun Layton | This is the ninth in a series of posts on building a home bar, five bottles and one drink at a time. I’ve listed bottles 46-50 …

5 websites that will sharpen your storytelling

One of the many hats PR engineers wear is storyteller. Between juggling data, gathering insights and managing relationships, how can PR pros find …

Public Relations

These Gateway Drinks Will Up Your Cocktail Game Dramatically

Staring down the menu at a cocktail bar can be an intimidating prospect for the uninitiated. What’s the difference between “Martini” and a martini? What’s an old-fashioned no. 1 versus a no. 2? What makes a daiquiri a daiquiri exactly? And it never helps that every bartender in the country makes …

Three Common Storytelling Mistakes

I know you think storytelling is important, because you’re reading this blog post. Or do you need to be persuaded? The human mind is structured to remember stories, not facts, or things, or lists, or even ideas. Do you want proof?<p>Here it is. It’s a fact that we are much safer today, in 2016, from …

24 One-Pot Pasta Recipes That Will Change Dinner Forever

SEAFOOD PASTA<p>Bee Yinn Low of <i>Rasa Malaysia</i> uses shrimp, clams and scallops but insists you can use any combination of fishes you choose. “It’s really …

An Interview with Robert McKee, the God of Story

Robert McKee has lectured on storytelling for three decades, and his book <i>Story</i> is the bible for screenwriters. Alec Sokolow and Tony Camin are a screenwriting team in Los Angeles. They recently called McKee to talk shop and discuss <i>What the...<p><i>Photo by Roos Trommelen, illustration by</i> …

Writing

21 Amazing Science Fiction And Fantasy Books To Add To Your October Reading List

October is here, which means it's time to re-up your pile of reading material for a new month. And there is some excellent subject matter here: <i>Twin</i> …

Books

Alec Baldwin Nailed Trump on SNL, But Larry David Stole the Show

Finally, the debate we've been waiting to see.<p>Expectations were high last night as <i>Saturday Night Live</i> returned for its 42nd season the first weekend after the presidential debate. Alec Baldwin stepped in to play the role of Donald Trump and Kate McKinnon, fresh off an Emmy win, reprised her beloved …

From 100 to 120 yards out, it’s tempting to grab a gap or pitching wedge and take a full swing. After all, the extra clubhead speed will give you the …

Golf

The Original 21 Day Shred Ab Workout

Attention-Seeking Guy From New Jersey Paddleboards to Meeting in a Suit<p>Lifting Slow and Steady May Help You Make More Gains<p>The 20-minute Functional …

Rory McIlroy clears a huge relationship hurdle, a fantasy football stud hangs with a golf legend, and the end of float season

Welcome to another edition of The Grind, where we are sad to see the end of summer with the passing of Labor Day weekend. That went by too quickly, didn’t it? We’re blaming the Olympics. Unfortunately, this also means Monday was the unofficial finale of float season. And it was a pretty strong …

Golf

Fantasy Football Draft Day Rankings: Sleepers, breakouts, busts compared side by side

Chris Towers looks at some hard choices facing Fantasy owners in his latest analysis of the rankings.<p><i>Note: Special FanDuel offer -- Deposit today and</i> …

Fantasy Football: Preseason clarity for Jordy Nelson, Arian Foster, others?

Injuries to Tony Romo and Kenneth Dixon have changed things, while Jordy Nelson, Arian Foster, Jimmy Graham and more leave Fantasy owners with big …

You Asked: What's the Best Hangover Cure?

Your stomach’s shaky, your thinking’s muddled and your head feels like someone clobbered it with a baseball bat while you slept. Hangovers are rough. …

The Ultimate Guide to Pittsburgh, America's Most Underrated City

Where to eat, stay, shop, and sightsee in Pittsburgh, PA<p>We'll be the first to admit that Pittsburgh is not a city one associates with luxury or travel bucket lists. While big cities with a small town vibe like Austin, Nashville, Portland, Philadelphia, Savannah and Charleston have earned a spot on …

16 Easy-To-Make Starters And Mains You Won't Notice Are Meat Free

Perfect for when you've got vegetarians coming round for dinner.

Cheap Flights To Cuba and Costa Rica, Camping In Style And A Billion Miles

Here’s what I’m reading about in the world of miles and points:<p><b>Cheap Flights of the Day:</b><p><b>Under $500 to fly to Europe</b>, again! <b>$200 fares to Costa Rica</b> …

Brunch crunch: French toast recipes that will change lives

7 out of this world french toast recipes<p>Up Next<p>See Gallery<p>Discover More Like This<p>I am pretty sure that it is quite apparent that the bloggers at Lifestyle Collective are pretty obsessed with brunch, anything to do with brunch and basically anything that is eaten between the hours of 10-12. Brunch …

Breakfast

This Video Of The Top 100 NBA Plays From 2015-16 Will Make You Hate The Offseason Even More

Hi everyone. We’re still stuck in the NBA’s offseason. It’s still awful. Don’t worry, we hate these months when there’s no basketball just as much as you do.<p>While we’re (im)patiently waiting for the season to start in October, we’re constantly looking for ways to get our hoops fix. Thankfully, the …

13 Delectable Tequila Cocktails to Celebrate National Tequila Day

You’ve mastered the margarita day party, and you were the first of your friends to try an avocado margarita this summer, so you’re no stranger to the delicious tequila-based drink. But if you’ve never gone beyond the classic margarita, you’re missing out on a LOT. It doesn’t <i>have</i> to be National …

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How Nitrous Oxide Inspired Early Psychedelic Literature

A conversation with author Mike Jay on nitrous oxide's remarkable history.<p><i>Main image courtesy of Robert Seymour's Living Made Easy series</i><p>I love jotting down nonsensical snippets of conversation I overhear at music festivals, parties, and other drug-friendly gatherings. I've catalogued trustafarian …