Bryan DeCluette

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Strawberry Jelly Roll

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Spray a rimmed 10-by-15-inch baking sheet with cooking spray, then line with parchment paper; spray the parchment …

Red Velvet Cheesecake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p><b>MAKE THE CRUST</b> Preheat the oven to 350°. In a food processor, pulse the chocolate wafers with the salt until the cookies are …

The Worst Part of Donald Trump’s Visit to the Civil-Rights Museum

On June 9, 1963, Annelle Ponder and Fannie Lou Hamer, two activists connected to the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, were arrested in Winona, Mississippi, as they returned from a training program in Charleston, South Carolina. By that time, Mississippi had arrested scores of civil-rights …

Too Lazy to Kill Regulations, Trump Is Ignoring Them Instead

Assuming it never plunges the planet into a nuclear winter, Donald Trump’s incompetence will be one of his presidency’s saving graces. The …

Sen. Gillibrand says Trump should "immediately resign"

15fa01a5-72f1-4c31-aa09-b7c6499f85d0<p>Sen. Gillibrand says Trump should "immediately …

The left shouldn't make peace with neocons — even to defeat Trump

Don’t trust “woke Bill Kristol.”<p>Here’s a sentence I never expected to find myself writing: Recently, influential liberal commentators recommended that liberals quit arguing with conservatives about public policy.<p>It all started when Ben Wittes, a national security specialist at the Brookings …

Political Science

Will Donald Trump Take Facebook and Twitter Down with Him?

Trump’s instability on social media has created a very real question emanating out of Silicon Valley: Will the platforms that facilitated his rise one day become collateral damage in a putative fall?<p>One of the things that has bothered me the most about <b>Donald Trump</b> in the past two years, since he …

Lo’s Apple Pie

Lo’s Apple Pie comes out of the oven and into its close-up taking on the role of an American classic with all the charm of a deep-dish Southern …

An underwater volcano has made a mysterious new island in the South Pacific — and NASA satellites captured the amazing process

Hawaii isn't the only series of islands formed from underwater volcanic eruptions. In 2014, a massive eruption formed the new island of Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai. But there's something about this island that has scientists stumped. Following is a transcript of the video.<p>Watch a brand new island …

Global Conflicts to Watch in 2018

“The U.S. is now the most unpredictable actor in the world today.”<p>As conflicts ignite and burn and flicker out around the world, U.S. officials assess the dangers they represent back home. Not all of these conflicts directly threaten American interests, which is why the Council on Foreign Relations …

Here’s what’s at stake for the 21 kids suing the Trump administration over climate change

Arguments before the Ninth Circuit will decide whether the case goes to trial.<p>On Monday, a group of 21 youth plaintiffs currently suing the federal …

How To Grow Ginger in Pots : Care, Uses and Benefits

Are you looking for easy tips on how to grow ginger in pots? If so, you are lucky as today, we are about to show you how one can grow this amazing</b> …

Layered Crab Rangoon Dip

How to Use Local Adjustment Scrubby Sliders in Lightroom

The programmers at Adobe have done an excellent job at making Lightroom accessible and easy to use. But don’t be fooled by the software’s …

Glossy Porcelain Face Retouching Technique Revealed

We all remember Antti Karppinen from his original Photoshop techniques such as color matching for compositing images and creating composites with …

Portrait Editing: Give Your Subjects Flawless Skin with This In-Depth Photoshop Tutorial (VIDEO)

Editing portrait photos can be a difficult task, even for the best of us. But in the in-depth video below, you’ll learn how to give subjects perfect …

USDA changing food stamp program to promote "self-sufficiency"

The USDA will be giving more local control over the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) to "promote self-sufficiency, integrity in the …

Jam On: the Universal Jam Recipe – Real Food

It was spring of 2008, the strawberries were gorgeous and cheap at the farmers market, and I got carried away. When I came back to my senses, I was …

This Extreme Diet Reversed Type 2 Diabetes in Up to 86% of Patients

Incredible.<p>Type 2 diabetes isn't necessarily for life, with a 2017 clinical trial providing some of the clearest evidence yet that the condition can …

How Infrared Photography Can Turn Your Ordinary Images into Magical Photos

It’s sort of a reverse magic trick: now you don’t see it—now you do.<p>Infrared (IR) light is the light we don’t see, but we can photograph its …

Landscape Photography

White House paranoid: 'Everyone thinks they’re being recorded'

Michael Flynn's agreement to cooperate with investigators only adds to the worries after a former campaign aide's secret deal was kept quiet for months.<p>Paranoia is enveloping the White House and President Donald Trump’s network of former aides and associates as Robert Mueller’s Russia probe heats …

Blockstack raises $52 million to build a parallel internet where you own all your data

Blockchain startup Blockstack says it raised $52.8 million in its ICO, finalized Friday. The company is building a sort of parallel to the internet that users access via the Blockstack browser and that features a wide variety of apps. The Blockstack ecosystem promises to benefit both users and app …

9 Technology Mega Trends That Will Change The World In 2018

Some tech trends fizzle out and die a quiet death, while others are so significant that they transform our world and how we live in it. Here are the top nine tech mega-trends that I believe will define 2018 and beyond.<p><b>Trend 1: The increasing datafication of our lives</b><p>From chatting to friends in a …

Artificial Intelligence

Revolut merges mobile banking with cryptocurrency trading

Revolut is merging traditional banking and cryptocurrency to let you buy, sell, trade, and hold Bitcoin, Litecoin, and Ether alongside 25 world fiat currencies. The $90 million-funded mobile banking startup is trying to erase the divide between old and new money.<p>Revolut‘s CEO Nikolay Storonsky …

Cryptocurrency

How to Dodge and Burn Your Photos Using Gaussian Blur

Here’s a 5-minute tutorial by photography artist Antti Karppinen that shares a technique for effectively dodging and burning your photo using the …

Tutorials

Watch: Little Editing Tricks That Can Make a Big Difference in Your Video

Is your video lacking something? You don't always need to make big, dramatic changes to your edit. Sometimes, all it takes is a little …

18 Steam Tips All PC Gamers Need to Know

How to Naturally Retouch Eyes with Photoshop

Retouching eyes unnaturally is a great way to ruin a good portrait. Here’s a 14-minute tutorial by photographer Dani Diamond that shows how you can …

Tutorials

Female sex robots, feel free to replace us if you want to | Barbara Ellen

Some women might be disturbed by the arrival of Harmony and her porno-bot sisters, but should they?<p>It feels as though I’m supposed to be enraged about sex robots, sex-bots, robosexuals, whatever, as viewed on the recent Channel 4 <i>The Sex Robots Are Coming</i> documentary. That I should be unnerved about …