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Congress’ Summer Fling With Marijuana

How Congress turned on the DEA and embraced weed.<p>It’s not easy being the DEA these days. After an unprecedented losing streak on Capitol Hill, the once-untouchable Drug Enforcement Administration suffered last week what might be considered the ultimate indignity: A Senate panel, for the first time, …

Cannabis

Google stock jumps on report that the company has curbed hiring

As Google becomes more complex, it's trying to find ways to make itself more efficient, specifically by being increasingly judicious about hiring in areas that don't have clear business objectives.<p>This is something analysts and investors have been barking about on recent earnings calls: As Google's …

Associated Press News

Uber will let drivers track your location, but only if you agree (update)

Uber has rewritten its privacy policy to make it easier to grok and added some very important changes. According to the updated guidelines, the ride-sharing app will soon give drivers the power to track your location <i>if</i> you allow it to, so long as it remains running in the background. This, Uber …

DIY Entertaining Ideas for a Casual Outdoor Party

Limit the mess created by tiny “party crashers” with easy drink covers made from cupcake wrappers.

DIY

Top 10 Classic DIY Projects for the Outdoors

It's time to embrace the warmer weather by tackling a couple of outdoor DIY home improvements. There's so much to be done, where do you start? How …

33 DIYs For The Classiest Person You Know

Expensive taste on a DIY budget.

Living Rooms

21 DIY ideas for the ultimate birthday party

There ain't no party like a DIY party.<p>Everyone loves a good birthday, and makers especially love to plan them. Instead of heading down to the nearest …

16 reasons Oklahoma City is the most underrated US city

1. We completely revitalized our downtown into the busiest entertainment district in the state.<p>Many of us who grew up in Oklahoma City don’t remember …

Travel

Hoax Alert: The Waitress Who Smacked a Gropey Customer Was an Actress

Looks like that video of a female server smacking a handsy male customer was a hoax. France 24 reports (via Grub Street) the video, which has now been viewed over 8 million times, is a fake.<p>In the video, a waitress is seen approaching a customer at the bar for payment. He attempts to put cash into …

Treats in the Streets: This Artist Transforms Ugly Potholes Into Gorgeous Ice Cream Mosaics

In the streets of Chicago, artist Jim Bachor is covering hideous potholes with gorgeous, intricate mosaics depicting ice creams from our childhoods. Here's how he does it.<p>Potholes are hideous, but ice cream is magical and takes us right back to all those summers we spent chasing down Mister Softee. …

Ice Cream

9 Tips + Tricks for Shopping Smart on Vacation

A picture might be worth a thousand words, but sometimes you just want something tangible to take home with you to remember an incredible trip. But space in your suitcase is prime real estate, so whatever it is you plan on lugging home better be worth the extra weight. These 9 easy-to-follow tips …

Jaws, 40 years on: ‘One of the truly great and lasting classics of American cinema’

First things first; <i>Jaws</i> is not about a shark. It may have a shark in it – and indeed all over the poster, the soundtrack album, the paperback jacket and so on. It may have scared a generation of cinemagoers out of the water for fear of being bitten in half by the “teeth of the sea”. But the …

Steven Spielberg

Marvel Still Hasn’t Made A Decision On Who Will Play ‘Spider-Man’

The search for a new Spider-Man continues and Marvel is still reportedly bringing in more actors to take the plunge and show their skills as the next Peter Parker. Up to this point we’ve had short lists, we’ve had frontrunners, we’ve had Asa Butterfield, and now we’re back to having four more …