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Why Is This Billionaire Wearing a $22 Metallica T-Shirt?

The creative force behind Billions' very carefully considered aesthetic spills his trade secrets.<p>If you've been watching Showtime's compulsively watchable pissing contest, also known as <i>Billions</i>, you've likely noticed that hedge fund manager Bobby "Axe" Axelrod (played by <i>Homeland</i> alum Damian Lewis) …

Our 11 Favorite Recipes for Cooking Chicken Thighs

There are two kinds of people in the world. Those who like dark meat, and those who look great in bikinis. For the 95% of us, this list is for you.

Just Be Cool: 11 Iced Coffee Recipes to Make All Season Long

When it starts to warm up outside, these iced coffee recipes are all we want to drink.<p><b>It's finally time:</b> Picnics, outdoor movies, and beach trips are all within reach, and so should a tall glass of iced coffee. Hang onto your sunglasses: These recipes (some boozy!) will keep you buzzing straight …

Soup Recipes Hearty Enough To Call Dinner

Jay Leno put it best when he said, "Soup is just a way of screwing you out of a meal." This often feels true in the case of tomato soup when it's not accompanied with a grilled cheese. And it is definitely true in the case of a pureed butternut squash soup, which leaves you hungry just an hour …

#TheLIST: 10 Affordable Luxuries

You don't have to spend a ton of money for great looking clothes and accessories. Here, we rounded up 10 editor-approved basics that say luxe without breaking the bank.<p>You don't have to spend a ton of money for great looking clothes and accessories. Here, we rounded up 10 editor-approved basics …

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San Francisco losing black residents, black businesses

During World War II, the Navy hired thousands of workers for its San Francisco Bay Area shipyards. Many were black migrants from the South who settled in the city's Fillmore District -- a neighborhood left with vacancies because of the internment of Japanese-Americans.<p>A vibrant black community …

Scrambled Eggs with Spinach & Parmesan

1 Servings<p>Pull the eggs off the heat when they still look a little loose; carryover cooking will do the rest.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large eggs<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>1 teaspoon olive oil<p>3 cups baby spinach<p>1–2 tablespoons grated Parmesan<p>Crushed red pepper flakes<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Whisk …

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Best and Worst Terms for Your Résumé

In a recent CareerBuilders survey, over 2,200 hiring managers were asked to rank the terms they typically see in resumes as good or bad terms to use. The results are worth noting if you are currently submitting résumés for job opportunities.<p><b>The 15 Best Résumé Terms</b><p>These are the 15 terms those …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

Codes of Conduct

4 Ways to Keep Going When You're about to Give Up | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Firstly, I admire you for deciding to achieve great things with your life; it takes courage to even start. However, you may have been able to pick …

Let's Talk About Female Orgasms

It doesn't have to be awkward. James Hamblin and Dr. Lauren Streicher, author of <i>Love Sex Again</i>, discuss how to bring up sexual issues with your doctor, partner, and friends.

Code On vows to dramatically speed up Wi-Fi, cell, satellite transmissions — with math

Who wouldn’t want to watch streamed video over a Wi-Fi connection without the dread “wheel of waiting?” Or 20-times faster satellite data throughput? …

Apple Stores reportedly will start selling T-Mobile plans with an unlocked iPhone

This month Apple will start selling T-Mobile smartphone plans as well as AT&T(s t) prepaid plans in its stores as an option for customers who buy an …

Bank of America may be ready to end its mortgage nightmare

Bank of America may be close to putting a long litany of mortgage fines in its rearview mirror. But it’s gonna cost chief executive Brian Moynihan.<p>The Wall Street Journal reports that the second-largest US bank could pay at least $12 billion to the US Justice Department to settle a civil probe into …

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For healthcare.gov, insurance sign-ups are far from smooth sailing

Eight months after healthcare.gov's troubled launch, it seems that the Department of Health and Human Services' troubles aren't over yet. While the open enrolment period ended on a high note with 8 million Americans having signed up for insurance over the exchange, the federal and state exchanges …

Insurer's Message: Prepare for Climate Change or Get Sued

To insurance companies, there’s no doubt that climate change is here: They are beginning to file lawsuits against small towns and cities who they say haven’t prepared for the floods and storms that will cost the companies billions in payments.<p>Earlier this week, the U.S. arm of a major global …

Four items to help you keep to budget

A rise in the Consumer Prices Index inflation rate suggests that the cost of living is once again increasing faster than wage rises.<p>The most recent figures on earnings showed that they rose at an annual rate of 1.7% in the three months to March, against April's rise in CPI of 1.8%.<p>This means that …

BehindTheOverlay Chrome Extension Kills Overlay Popups

Have you ever wished you could just get rid of the annoying popup message on a site that is blocking the actual content? BehindTheOverlay is a Chrome extension that does exactly that. You can grab it directly from the Chrome Web Store.<p>If you’ve ever been bothered by a website that hides its content …