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Sex Changes Everything

<i>Editor’s note: This is part 5 of a multipart series. Catch up with part 1 , part 2, part 3 and part 4.</i><p>In my experience, although men say they are OK …

Fifty years ago some called D.C. ‘the colored man’s paradise.’ Then paradise erupted.

On June 17, 1963, the body of murdered civil rights leaderMedgar Evers was borne through the streets of Washington, bound for a historic black church on 14th Street.<p>People bared their heads and wept as the hearse passed, followed by hundreds of mourners. Evers had been assassinated in Mississippi …

Black History

This Is The Best Wireless Bra On Amazon, According To Thousands Of Customer Reviews

We wear bras *almost* every day, so it’s important to wear one that’s both comfortable and supportive. Most women prefer wireless bras because of …

Google Talk is dead, Hangouts is the new Slack, Project Fi users are screwed and everyone hates Allo

Google seems to understand that it needs to pare its messenger story down to a few apps that cover everyone's needs (so it's easier for people to …

Disney World Reveals Its Coveted Recipe For Chewbacca Cupcakes

At Disney World, Star Wars fans can pick up Chewbacca-inspired cupcakes, or Chewbaccakes, created by the genius pastry chefs at the Contemporary Resort. Not only have they figured out how to get the perfect ratio of cupcake to frosting in every bite with this clever cupcake hack, but they've given …

Netflix's Secret Codes Unlock More Movies Than You Can Imagine

Access this hidden list of hyper-specific Netflix genres with our help.<p>How many movies do you think are currently available on Netflix? Well, you’re …

The science of smartphone batteries and how to keep them charged

Whenever a new iPhone gets announced, there's one feature that every Apple lover is hoping for: improved battery life. We may not agree on headphone jacks, but we <i>all</i> want smartphones that can hold more juice. How else are we supposed to catch all those Pokémon?<p>The latest video from the American …

Batteries

Amazon Tests Out 30-Hour Work Week

The Washington Post reports that Amazon is launching technical teams whose workers will only clock in for 30 hours a week. While plenty of employees …

Summer Olympics 2016 Schedule: Live Stream, TV Info and Opening Weekend Preview

Link to Media<p>Once the final firework is shot into the night sky and the last athlete crosses the stadium at the opening ceremonies of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, the global event will finally be all about the sports—the reason the world is turning its attention to Brazil in the …

Summer Olympics

Why Doctors for Diabetics Now Recommend Surgery Instead of Drugs

Clinical guidelines published this week announce what may be the most radical change in the treatment of type 2 diabetes for almost a century. …

This Recipe For Garlic Parmesan Wings Is Perfect For Chicken Wing Lovers

Delivered with a side of happiness.<p>Serving Size: about 20 wings<p>2 pounds chicken wings<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>1 teaspoon black pepper<p>1 tablespoon Italian seasoning<p>1 teaspoon ground cumin<p>1/3 cup grated parmesan cheese<p>4 garlic cloves, finely minced<p>1/4 cup tablespoons olive oil<p>1/4 cup fresh chopped parsley<p>1. …

Cheese

The Conversation

Readers respond to our April 2016 cover story.<p>The Obama Doctrine<p><i>In April, Jeffrey Goldberg reported on the president’s foreign policy. John Bew called the article “a masterpiece of journalism” in</i> New Statesman<i>, while former U.S. Representative Barney Frank said Goldberg’s interviews with Obama</i> …

Kielbasa, Sauerkraut, and Potato Pierogies

Makes about 50 Servings<p>Why choose between boiled or fried? The key to these pierogies is doing both. The egg in the dough and dusting of cornstarch mean they get crisp in the pan, while boiling alone renders them chewy. If you want to have a pierogi party, check out three other fillings for Beef, …

Baking