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The 11 Shows You Should Binge-Watch Over the Holiday Break

’Tis the season for family bonding, holiday cheer, and decking all the halls. But if that kind of fa-la-la-la-ing isn’t your thing, we thankfully live in an age of endless options. I’m speaking, of course, of my favorite vacation pastime: the binge-watch. This time-honored pastime doesn’t <i>have</i> to be …

Top 10 Albums of 2014

The Christmas Question: PS4 Or Xbox One?

Christmas is less than a week away, and it’s time to make some big purchasing decisions, if you haven’t already. Out of every question posed to me by readers (and even Forbes staffers), one comes up more than any other. PS4 or Xbox One?<p>Obviously there are other gaming options this holiday season, …

20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014

WATCH THIS!<p>From The Immigrant, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn by Marion Cotillard, to a post-apocalyptic take on class warfare in Snowpiercer, all the …

Bill Hader on 'SNL': 3 Sketches You Have to See

<i>Saturday Night Live</i>'s 40th season got off to a hot start in its first two weeks, but the writing started to seem a little strained during Bill …

Comedy

The Spy Who Scammed Us?

Some called it G.I. Joe Fantasy Camp, and for good reason. In the piney woods of north Mississippi, professionals and wannabes alike would come to the 60-acre compound of an outfit called SCG International to play war games, fire live weapons, conduct mock interrogations, and run around like kids, …

Tangerine Margarita Recipe

Ingredients (5)<p>Ice<br>• 1 1/2 ounces añejo tequila<br>• 1 ounce freshly squeezed tangerine juice<br>• 1 ounce triple sec orange liqueur, preferably Cointreau<br>• Thin lemon …

Here's Where To Buy The Gluten-Free Ingredients You Can Never Find

It's not impossible, or even difficult, to make delicious, gluten-free chocolates, cakes, cookies, pastries and pies. You just need to find the right ingredients, like gluten-free flours and wheat alternatives like nut, tapioca, and buckwheat flours. You might think these modifications will make …

Spice Up Your Rice: How to Make the Perfect Pilaf

Fragrant, fluffy, and packed with flavor—not to mention quick and simple—this pilaf is the perfect weeknight dinner.<p>Fluffy, flavorful, and aromatic, this pilaf is so much more than just your average rice dish. Even better, it's quick and simple—perfect for a cozy weeknight dinner.<p>[#### Get the …

Cornbread Tamale Pie Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Could cornbread tamale pie—a quick and spicy chili topped with cornbread—be the greatest recipe of all time?<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we're using this new series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them.</i> …

Cooking

Recipe: Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies

Preheat your oven to 325°F. Line a baking sheet with parchment or a Silpat.<p>In the bowl of a stand mixer (or in a large bowl with a hand mixer), cream …