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The generation that grew up on Stephen King is taking him back

The author is going through a cinematic renaissance, thanks to directors who grew up as fans.<p>Stephen King is one of mainstream fiction’s great …

Horror

3 Foods You Probably Eat That Are Dangerous For Your Brain According To Science

Seven years ago, Max Lugavere was sitting at the dinner table when he asked his mother to pass the salt. The simple request should have take a fraction of a second, but it took his mother three or four. Those were the first signs that something was wrong. Within a few months, he and his brother …

Nutrition

How Trump’s tariffs on Mexico are taking jobs from U.S. workers

POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. — When a Mexican company bought Mid Continent Nail Corp. in 2012, workers at the factory here feared it was the beginning of the end. Their jobs, they suspected, would be given to lower-paid workers in Mexico, more casualties of the hollowing out of U.S. manufacturing driven in …

Globalization

Five Obscure Urban Legends That Turned Out to Be True-ish

The Green Man of Pittsburgh isn't just a joke from 'Always Sunny'...<p>I loved urban legends as a kid because that was the only time in my life I believed they were real. If you grew up on the internet, I'm sure you were the same way: the late-night copy-pasted soliloquies about organ harvesters, and …

Urban Legends

5 things all women need to know about menopause—even if you think it’s decades away

Hot flashes. Night sweats. Mood swings. If the entirety of your menopause knowledge can be summed up by those six little words (or even fewer), …

Women's Health

11 Old Fantasy and Sci-Fi Book Covers That Are Insane

1. Alien Art by Gordon R. Dickson<p>Yeah, man! That's what I'm talking about! Art! A landscape, a city that looks like glowing mushrooms, a dude with a …

j.thor

5 Ways To Get Rid Of Skin Tags Without Having To Go To The Dermatologist’s Office

<b>* Skin tags are caused by skin rubbing against itself</b> <b><br>* While harmless, the growths can be unsightly</b> <b><br>* Removal of skin tags can be accomplished using</b> …

Skin Care

The Secret to Making the Best Banana Pudding Ever

Some people are kind of snobby about their ingredients—I’m embarrassed to admit that I’m one of them. You’ll never find me pulling a premade piecrust …

Dessert

The Only Pot and Pan Brands Worth Buying, According to NYC Chefs

Have you ever walked into a vacation rental kitchen to whip up a delicious meal, only to realize that the cookware is not nearly as good as your own? …

Cast Iron Skillet

China and Russia hit back at Trump tariffs

<b>China has hit back after US tariffs on Chinese goods came into effect and President Donald Trump threatened to impose more.</b><p>China's commerce ministry said it had lodged a new complaint with the World Trade Organization (WTO).<p>Meanwhile, Russia has announced extra duties on US imports in retaliation …

Economy

The surreal, sad story behind the acclaimed new doc 'Three Identical Strangers'

When they were first reunited at age 19, the triplets quickly discovered how much they shared in common. Though they’d been separated at birth, David Kellman, Bobby Shafran and Eddy Galland had all individually grown up loving many of the same things: Marlboro cigarettes, wrestling, the same type …

Film Festivals

Discover a new side of the city with these Chicago hacks

It doesn't matter how many museums or restaurants you've visited—there's always something new to discover in Chicago. One of the most satisfying …

Hacking

How to remove a tick quickly and correctly

<b>DEAR MAYO CLINIC:</b> What is the best way to remove a tick? We live near a grassy area and find several every summer, and I worry about Lyme disease. …

Disease

Summer Salads: The Ultimate Guide - Chowhound

Salad is one of the most basic components of a meal: toss some greens together with a light vinaigrette and you’ve got the basis for a healthy and …

Healthy Eating

I Make Grilled Scallions at Every Cookout, and Will Until the End of Time

By Alex Delany<p>Scallions deserve the chance to take a leading role. Let them shine.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down.</i><p>I don’t know if you’re supposed to feel sympathy for vegetables, but I’ve always felt bad for scallions. Sure, …

Cooking

45 Shows You Can Watch On Amazon Prime But Not Netflix

From classics like The Sopranos and The Wire to newer hits like The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and Humans (and everything in between), Prime Video has got you covered.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links</b> …

TV

No Lie: These 7 Indoor Plants for Low-Light Actually Thrive in Darkness

<b>Not everyone has the luxury of living in a space that basks in natural light. When I first visited my East Village apartment, for instance, it was a</b> …

Plants

Marriott Releases Full Award Rates; 70% of Properties Will Cost Same or Less

It’s been over two years since shareholders approved the merger between Marriott and Starwood and two and a half months since we received additional …

Hospitality

What Do The Teens Know About This Tweet That We Don’t?

Eighty-thousand retweets for, uh, this.<p>On the evening of June 22, 21-year-old Karter Machen decided to tweet.<p>“I’m not a party guy,” he wrote, “but I’d be down if someone threw a real roaring 20’s party for 2020. Like real tuxedos and all. Not shirtless dudes with a bow tie. Like a real Gatsby party …

Literature

18 Masturbation Tips and Techniques That'll Blow Your Damn Mind

Take your solo sex sessions to the next level.<p>When it comes to getting it on, you've probably established a few tried-and-true routines. But a healthy sex life means experimenting every now and then — not just with a partner, but during masturbation, too.<p>"The most sexually arousing experience is …

Universal Pictures

ER bills: A baby was treated with a nap. His parents got an $18,000 bill. - Vox

An ER patient can be charged thousands of dollars in “trauma fees” — even if they weren’t treated for trauma.<p><i>Update:</i> <i>After this story was published on June 28, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital agreed to waive the $15,666 trauma response fee charged for Park Jeong-whan’s visit to the</i> …

Health Care

Hate IPAs? It's Because Your Genetics Programmed You To Dislike Bitter Beers.

A combination of human instinct, DNA and learned behavior determines whether you love or loathe hoppy brews.<p>Even casual beer drinkers have likely noticed the meteoric rise of India pale ales over the past decade, but the spotlight-stealing brew can be polarizing.<p>Maybe you love IPAs, maybe you hate …

Beer

First new antiviral to treat the flu in nearly 20 years given priority status by FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted priority review to a new antiviral drug that has been shown to notably reduce the duration of …

Medicine

New 'eBay for travel' lets you buy people's unwanted holidays

A man stuck with an unwanted luxury holiday to Dubai worth thousands of pounds after splitting with his partner has founded an online marketplace where travellers struck by illness, trauma or a relationship breakdown can try to sell their non-refundable flights, cruises or hotel rooms.<p>Simon Powell …

British Airways

Sunshine Lemon Squares

This post was most recently updated on May 26th, 2017<p>Print<p>If sunshine had a flavor, the taste of these bars would be it. This sweet-tart treat is …

Food

Will we stop speaking and just text?

The young often text more than make calls so is speech itself doomed? Texting may be closer to speech than formal written language, writes James Harbeck.<p>Say this out loud: <i>zomg wtfffffff im going 2 pwn you!!!!1111 lololol</i><p>Well, OK, you can’t. And yet, in its loosely structured live interactivity, …

Language

How to Quickly and Easily Sharpen Any Blurry Photo

If you thought you couldn't use or rescue blurry, pixelated photos, think again. This tutorial will not only show you how to rescue and sharpen …

Tutorials

The Best Present Anyone Got Me After Having My Baby Was a $15 Butt Washer — and It Was From My Husband

If you asked me a year ago if I'd ever pen a post about a butt washer I would've shook my head. Oh, no. Happy to talk about feelings and mental health, but writing about my rear? Not for me.<p>But then I went ahead and had a baby — well to be accurate, a doctor vacuum extracted a baby out of my vagina …

Motherhood

Science Finds Exactly the Right Amount of Coffee You Should Drink a Day

A team of German researchers studied the effects of caffeine in heart health.<p><b>For years, scientists have traced a link between coffee drinking and heart health, but they weren't sure exactly why coffee was associated with so many health benefits.</b>• <b><br>A group of German researchers thinks it has found a</b> …

Coffee

There's A Wrong Way to Grow Basil, And Then There's This Way

It's summer and that means herb garden time. Whether you have an actual patch of dirt to till or you use small pots in your windowsill, growing herbs …

Gardening