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Premier says Mosque shooting shows Quebec has its 'demons'

QUEBEC CITY (AP) — Quebec's premier acknowledged Tuesday that his French-speaking province has its "demons" in terms of attitudes toward Muslims, but he said it is generally open and accepting despite this week's deadly attack on a mosque and long-simmering debates about religious …

Extremism

7 Ways To Slow Summer Down

Remember how endless summer used to feel when you were a kid? Here’s how to recapture that sense of having all the time in the world.<p>To the young, summer seems to stretch out endlessly. Long days make time feel expansive. By middle age, though, the days can blur into each other. June becomes …

Time I

How to survive (and enjoy) the busy season at the national parks | Adventure Sports Network

Relax--you’ll have a great time at the national parks, even in peak season. Photo: Courtesy of Brandon Scherzberg<p>Last year, a record-breaking 305 …

National Parks

15 National Parks That Should Be On Your Bucket List

America the beautiful.

6 Iron-Rich Food Combos—No Meat Required

If you’ve been considering cutting out or cutting back on red meat, you may be wondering if you’ll wind up depriving your body of iron. Sure, …

Healthy Eating

13 Waterfalls You Need in Your Life: No Passport Required

If there's a pot of gold at the end of every rainbow, then there should be a waterfall at the end of every hike. Why? Well, along with the chance to take in a majestic natural landscape, the rush of all that water may give your brain a biochemical boost. According to the Center for Applied …

Hiking

Always Wanted to Grow Your Own Garlic? Here's How

If you’ve always wanted to try growing garlic, now is a great time to start. Here’s everything you need to know about how to grow garlic, from clove …

The Best Camping Spots In California

California

Forgotten Guitar: Amazing Footage of Black Sabbath Performing in Germany in 1970

1<p>SHARES<p>With the release of Black Sabbath’s self-titled album in 1970, heavy metal was well and truly born.<p>However, even in their infancy, Sabbath had …

Zakk Wylde's Insane Chicken Pickin' Blues Shred Lick

2<p>SHARES<p>Black Label Society frontman, former Ozzy Osbourne shredder and current <i>Guitar World</i> cover star Zakk Wylde recently visited <i>Guitar World</i> HQ to …

Guitar

The Pushup Workout From Hell | Men's Health

Once you can’t perform another explosive rep, you’ll immediately perform an isometric hold, hovering a few inches off the floor.<p>Compartmentalize, and hold this position for as long as you can. You’re building strength and stability in the hardest point of the pushup—the bottom, explains …

Blind ‘fingering’ dates are London’s latest craze

“Who wouldn’t want to get their genitals stroked regularly, pleasurably, and with no strings attached?!” writes one orgasmic meditation practitioner, with palpable enthusiasm. “(These classes) feel good, with side effects of better communication, more body awareness, less mental chatter, and the …

Charisma

Five Essential Blues Licks from Jimi Hendrix, T-Bone Walker, Elmore James, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Johnny Winter

We all know a great lick when we hear one—Jimmy Page’s solo breaks in “Whole Lotta Love” and Mark Knopfler’s blistering triads in “Sultans of Swing,” …

Guitar

The Food Lab: The Best Goulash (Hungarian Beef and Paprika Stew)

I'm a fan of goulash in all its forms, and there are many. There's the American dish of ground beef, tomato sauce, peppers, and pasta—a dish that I knew as American chop suey while growing up in the Northeast. Then there's the classic Hungarian version, with small cubes of beef or pork in a brothy, …

Typical Chord and Scale Combinations

[ padding=”0 20px 0 20px”]<p>Which scales work best with which chords?<p>With so many scales out there it can be confusing trying to figure out which ones …

How to Play "Little Wing" by Jimi Hendrix — Video

Jimi Hendrix's stature as rock's greatest guitarist is by now an absolute and indisputable fact. In this edition of "In Deep," I'll examine his …

Electric Guitar

The Only 12 Principles You Need To Sustain A Loving Relationship

A well-respected leader in the meditation community told me he had broken up and gotten back together with his partner 13 times in three years. That …

5 Things That Happen During A Spiritual Awakening

“Enlightenment is not the byproduct of avoiding the darkness in favor of the light. It is the byproduct of taking the light of consciousness and …

5 Keys to Living Life Like a Zen Master

Who doesn't want to learn to handle life with the grace of a saint and the creative power of a Zen Master? Who doesn't want to deal with all the ups and downs each day with an inner calm and sense of peace that can be maintained no matter what one is facing?<p>Below are 5 key attributes of being a …

Meditation

Dimebag Darrell Lives—In His 11 Greatest Guitar Moments

<b>“Domination” – Pantera</b> (1990)<p>Embedded from www.youtube.com.<p>Dimebag Darrell dominates via “Domination” in the way he blazes out of the gate at full …