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This Mindblowing Video of The Moon Coming Down to Earth Is Totally Real

What is happening!?<p>One minute, you're chilling on a mountain. The next you're being dwarfed by the biggest Moon you've ever seen - one that seems to …

Astronomy

The scariest horror films ever – ranked!

25 Don’t Torture a Duckling (Lucio Fulci, 1972)<p>Now that Lars von Trier has offered what may be a backhanded homage to it in his serial-killer nightmare The House That Jack Built, attention may well refocus on this cult giallo classic from Italy. A journalist investigates a series of murders in a …

Horror

How To Make Easy Pan-Fried Pork Chops — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Here's how you make a pork chop that can truly rival a great steak at home: Brine it with brown sugar, pan-fry it, and then baste it with butter. If …

Recipes

Chef John's Nashville Hot Chicken Recipe

"If you've never had Nashville Hot Chicken, we're talking about an ultra-crispy fried chicken doused with a cayenne-infused glaze, and by 'glaze' I …

Recipes

Teacher corrects White House letter with 'many silly mistakes,' sends it back to Trump

GREENVILLE, S.C. — In 17 years of teaching English composition in South Carolina public schools, Yvonne Mason had seen these blunders many times before.<p>Redundancies. Faulty capitalization. Lack of clarity and specificity.<p>But Mason wasn't grading a student paper. She was reading a letter she …

Donald Trump

The Ugly Coded Critique of Chick-Fil-A's Christianity

The fast-food chain's "infiltration" of New York City ignores the truth about religion in America. It also reveals an ugly narrow-mindedness.<p>The New Yorker has been taking it on the chin lately for its essay about Chick-fil-A’s “infiltration” of New York City. Although most of the piece is about …

Religion

Why Easter never became a big secular holiday like Christmas

Hint: the Puritans were involved.<p>Christians from a variety of traditions will celebrate Easter this Sunday. Easter commemorates the resurrection of Jesus Christ after his crucifixion. For many Christians, including those from Eastern Orthodox traditions (who generally celebrate Easter later than …

How America Is Transforming Islam

Being young and Muslim in the U.S. means navigating multiple identities. Nothing shows that more than falling in love.<p>Taz Ahmed is 38, single, Muslim, and Bengali. She describes herself as spiritual, but not particularly religious. When she was growing up, her immigrant parents hoped she would …

20 Common Things People Realize When They Quit Drinking Alcohol

Of all the culturally conditioned behaviors we’ve mindlessly adopted, alcoholism is one of the most curious. We know it is highly detrimental to …

Heartbreaking Video Of Dad Protesting Roy Moore In Honor Of His Gay Daughter Goes Viral

Alabama peanut farmer protests Roy Moore in his daughter’s memory<p>Last night, heart-broken 74-year-old Nathan Mathis from Alabama stood outside the …

Evolution of Christiainity by Paul • Salaam One سلام

<b>Thomas Jefferson</b><p>“Paul was the first corrupter of the doctrines of Jesus.”<p><b>Carl Sagan (Scientist; Author)</b><p>“My long-time view about Christianity is that …

Theology

Funny Pictures – December 4, 2017

My pregnant wife is practicing her swaddling. Skittles isn’t a fan. <br>viaThese kids are ready for the future. <br>viaLooks like Amazon finally delivered …

Crushing an egg into your coffee sounds disgusting — but it makes an amazing-tasting drink

Crushing an egg (shell and all), whisking it with freshly ground coffee, and boiling the mixture sounds gross. The result looks terrifying, too — like a hideous swamp creature gurgling in your pot.<p>However, the umber-red-colored drink that results, called "egg coffee," is almost free of bitter …

Coffee

The Twitter thought experiment that exposes “pro-life” hypocrisy

<b>(Getty/ISMODE/TheCrimsonRibbon)</b><p>Comedian and sci-fi writer Patrick Tomlinson on the dangerous question that abortion foes refuse to answer<p>Paul Rosenberg<p>October 22, 2017 4:00pm (UTC)<p>Last Monday, a tweetstorm eviscerating abortion foes went viral. Science fiction writer and comedian Patrick Tomlinson …

Critical Thinking

This Creamy, Boozy Apple Cake Is Stupidly Easy To Make

Where has this recipe been all my life?<p>The custardy, rum-spiked apple cake known as <i>kuchen borracho</i> is the extraordinary result of what happens when …

Here's how 8 of your favorite celebrity chefs make guacamole

Guacamole is the king of party foods, but how do you take your recipe for this delicious dip and transform it from "meh" to unforgettable?<p>Get your avocado slicer ready because INSIDER spoke with five celebrity chefs (and researched three more) who all had different takes on how to make homemade …

An App That Allows You To Identify Any Plant With A Picture

<i>Shazam</i> changed our music lovin' lives by allowing us to find out the artist or title of virtually any song playing by letting the app "listen" and …

What the 'deconstruction of the administrative state' really looks like

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump's budget proposal was a statement of intent. And his actions this week were a down payment.<p>The warning to Americans from the government is clear: your national defense will be well-funded and your security will be a priority, but for benefits beyond the most basic services, …

Angela Merkel Just Fact-Shamed Donald Trump About the One Thing He’s Supposed to Know

This may be even more cringeworthy than that awkward Oval Office photo-op.<p>If you spent any time on the Internet today, you likely came across footage of <b>Donald Trump</b> and <b>Angela Merkel</b> sitting in the Oval Office for a photo-op, a scene that may have surpassed the awkwardness of Trump’s photo-op with …

14 Versions Of Trump’s Presidency, From #MAGA To Impeachment

When faced with highly uncertain conditions, military units and major corporations sometimes use an exercise called scenario planning. The idea is to …

Minimalist desert house by Ibarra Rosano Design Architects

Contemporary new home in desert with long, low profile, bridge walkway, pool, open-plan living by Ibarra Rosano Design Architects<p>Minimalist desert …

Architecture