Dorcas Wright Berthold

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The Secrets to Cooking Pasta

Unless your grandmother carried an Italian passport, chances are you’ve been making your pasta the wrong way. Pasta is a beloved component of so many …

Everything You've Ever Wondered About Coconut Oil, Explained By a Nutritionist

If you’ve been following the news about coconut oil, you might be a little confused: Is it a miracle food, capable of helping you lose weight and …

Best-Ever Crab Cakes with Green Tomato Slaw Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Crab Cakes: Place first 11 ingredients and 1 3⁄4 cups of the panko in a large bowl, and gently combine.<p>Step 2<p>Shape …

Country Lifestyle

20 Sunday Dinner Ideas With Ground Beef

Your kids and your wallet will thank you for these.<p>Sunday dinner is one of the best times for families to come together and share a meal. Before …

Cooking

I Tried 5 Minute Tasty Recipes and Here Are the Results

They were cooked in under five minutes, but was the speed worth it?<p>April 11, 2018<p>College is great, except for when you are starving and the dining …

Homemade chicken stock separates great home cooks from the good

I traditionally go for any shortcut I can find in the kitchen. But lately, I’ve found that the quickest route may not necessarily be the best. I have …

Food Preservation

National Grilled Cheese Day Calls for a Thorough Review of What a Grilled Cheese Means Around the World

When it comes to combining bread and cheese, you can't go wrong.<p>Whether cheddar on sourdough, fontina with sage, or gruyère and caramelized onions, …

Move Over, Le Creuset: These *Much* Cheaper Dutch Ovens Are Breaking the Internet

Don’t get us wrong: We love the cult-favorite ceramic cookware brand Le Creuset as much as the next self-proclaimed chef, but they ain’t cheap. (Uh, …

These 10 Instant Pot Cookbooks Will Take You From a Dinner Disaster to a Cooking Master in No Time

Ah, the Instant Pot, one of the most convenient cooking tools to ever grace the planet — especially for parents. And while seasoned veterans probably have a few go-to recipes up their sleeves, newbies to the Instant Pot game might need a little more guidance in that department. And hey, there's …

Famous authors and how they died

Here are the interesting deaths of some of our greatest authors, poets and playwrights. None of these authors committed suicide. Do you know how they …

Trump's Photo With Republican Congressional Leaders Has A Huge Problem You Can't Ignore

You don't have to be an eagle-eyed detective to notice the glaring absence in a photo President Donald Trump tweeted of himself, Vice President Mike …

Man’s awesome idea ‘came out of nowhere’

Samuel Barsky of Maryland has been knitting jumpers since 1999. But it’s not his knitting prowess that has turned the 43-year-old into an unexpected …

The Most Iconic Book Set in Every State

Literature is often a source of state pride, with a vast array of novels set in and around each of the great 50 states. With this list, you can tour …

Our 10 Most-Popular Recipes Right Now

Count down through the top ten recipes our fans are cooking the most today.<p>Matt Armendariz, 2015<p>Don't fix what ain't broke, right? Simple and …

New election analysis: Yes, it really was blatant racism that gave us President Donald Trump

(Getty/Scott Olson)<p>Racial attitudes have polarized politics — but Democrats can win by highlighting their views on racial justice<p>Amanda Marcotte<p>April 19, 2017 8:59am (UTC)<p>It's worth remembering, particularly when the Hillary Clinton recrimination news cycle is in full swing, that Donald Trump is …

Justice

Mueller signals he is going after bigger fish as he drills down on the central thread of the Russia investigation

• <b>The special counsel Robert Mueller reportedly didn't need former Trump campaign deputy chairman Rick Gates' cooperation against former campaign chairman Paul Manafort.</b>• <b><br>Instead, Mueller wants to know what Gates knew about the Trump campaign's contacts with Russia during the 2016 US election.</b>• <b><br>Gates was</b> …

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A New “Wikileaks for Religion” Publishes Its First Trove of Documents

FaithLeaks, a young transparency organization focused on religious communities, published its first big trophy this week: a collection of 33 letters …

During the Hawaiian False Alarm, Atheists Didn’t Suddenly Find God

We've all heard the old (despicable) saying about how "there are no atheists in foxholes."Well, these Hawaiians thought their lives were in danger …

Faith

Fox News Poll: Americans Think Donald Trump Is An Unstable, Dishonest, Immoral Bully

Brutal new "ratings" for the president.<p>Americans aren’t holding back when it comes to President Donald Trump.<p>A new poll from Fox News found that many Americans think the 45th president of the United States is an unstable bully.<p>Respondents were asked how well certain words described the president. …

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Alex Jones is freaking out about “humanoids” who are “80 percent gorilla, 80 percent pig”

How does Alex Jones come up with these conspiracy theories?<p>On Thursday's edition of his radio show, Infowars host Alex Jones introduced his listeners to a new conspiracy theory. "Humanoids," the right-wing media giant explained," they are like 80 percent gorilla and 80 percent pig and they're …

A Few of My Favorite Things to Freak Out About

US government ethics chief resigns, with parting shot at Trump

Walter Shaub, head of the independent Office of Government Ethics, pens resignation letter with reminder: ‘Public service is a public trust’<p>The top ethics watchdog in the federal government announced his resignation on Thursday, taking a parting shot at Donald Trump as he did so.<p>Walter Shaub, head …

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We Tested 5 Pie Crusts to Find the Easiest, Flakiest & Best-Tasting

Are you the type who breaks into hives the minute you think about rolling out pie dough? Or the one who stays calm and cool, your pin gliding across the dough like a Ferrari down the Italian coast?<p>(Or are you the type who's really in it for the eating, not the making? You're welcome here, too. Come …

Baking

Many in GOP seem to believe Comey over Trump

4e16d243-6cd3-4d10-afdd-c2b513d44507<p>Many in GOP seem to believe Comey over …

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Oreo Cheesecake Chocolate Cake

Preheat the oven to 350°F and grease two 9 inch round baking pans and line the bottom with parchment paper.<p>In a large bowl stir together sugar, …

Comey’s Revenge: Measuring Obstruction

At the moment, on May 9th, when President Trump abruptly fired the F.B.I. director James Comey, Trump was not under investigation. He very well may be under investigation now.<p>That was the key revelation in three astonishing hours of American political history, in which Comey, a calm, confident, …

The United States government cannot be trusted so long as Donald Trump runs it

Trump’s behavior casts a shadow over everyone who serves him.<p>The United States government cannot be trusted so long as Donald Trump runs it.<p>That is the simple, chilling takeaway of James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee. It is separate from the legal question of whether …

James Comey says Donald Trump lied, “plain and simple”

The former FBI Director says that Trump’s unflattering characterization of the FBI was flat-out untrue<p>Former FBI Director James Comey didn't mince words when discussing what he described as an effort by President Donald Trump's administration to "defame me and, more importantly, the FBI by saying …

Comey blasts White House for ‘lies, plain and simple’

The former FBI director accuses Trump of directing him to stop the Flynn probe and of firing him to alter the larger Russia investigation.<p>Fired FBI Director James Comey on Thursday leveled a series of damaging accusations against the president of the United States, testifying that Donald Trump …

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