Heidi Paessler

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These Are the 6 Books Barack Obama Thinks You Should Read This Summer

Former President Barack Obama shared his annual summer reading list — and it’s one you should definitely bookmark.<p>Obama posted the list, which …

Jamie Raskin Just Delivered a Devastating Takedown of GOP Hypocrisy

John NicholsThe Maryland congressman exposed the absolute absurdity of Republican attempts to derail inquiries into wrongdoing by the Trump …

21 Grilled Seafood Recipes You’ll Make Forever

These terrific recipes include grilled shrimp with miso butter and an easy grilled paella.

Eat This Corn Salad with Hot-Honey Dressing Outside in Your Shortest Shorts

This new recipe should be mandatory at every summer cookout.<p>A few weekends ago, I went upstate with a group of friends. We brought the necessities for outdoor life: bug spray, hamburger patties, and<p>too muchjust enough beer. After bagels and a meandering “hike”, it came time to turn on the grill. …

What Obama did with migrant families vs. what Trump is doing

Trump hopes the courts will let him detain families like Obama did.<p>The best way to describe Donald Trump’s current policy toward families crossing the US-Mexico border is this: He just went from being much harsher than Barack Obama to trying to get the courts to let him be <i>as</i> harsh as Obama was.<p>The …

How To Caramelize Onions, Step By Step

<i>Marina Delio from Yummy Mummy Kitchen shares her secrets for these mouthwatering caramelized onions.</i><p>When my daughter was three, we went out one night …

Fall of the American Empire

The U.S. government is, as a matter of policy, literally ripping children from the arms of their parents and putting them in fenced enclosures (which officials insist aren’t cages, oh no). The U.S. president is demanding that law enforcement stop investigating his associates and go after his …

Political Science

Recipe: Lemon Caper Brown Butter Ravioli — Recipes from The Kitchn

This ravioli tastes like a pasta you'd order at a fancy Italian restaurant and pay $25 for. If that's not high enough praise for this recipe, I don't …

The Injury-proof Shoulder Workout

<b>THE MAINSTAY</b> of an upper body workout is the shoulder press. It’s also, according to an increasing number of orthopedic surgeons, one of the most …

How to do the 30 day squat challenge – and why it works so well

A month might seem like a long time, or it might seem like no time at all.<p>However long it is, it's enough time to begin, do, and finish the <b>30 day</b> …

Trump Loudly Insists That He Is Incompetent

Either the Department of Justice is correct that he surrounded himself with lawbreakers, or the people he chose to run the federal justice system are incompetents and rogues.<p>Donald Trump’s supporters insist that the public shouldn’t lose faith in the president as Robert Mueller and the Department …

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The Law Is Coming, Mr. Trump

Why don’t we take a step back and contemplate what Americans, and the world, are witnessing?<p>Early Monday morning, F.B.I. agents raided the New York office, home and hotel room of the personal lawyer for the president of the United States. They seized evidence of possible federal crimes — including …

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If You Sit at a Desk All Day, You Need These 6 Yoga Poses in Your Life

It's no secret that yoga is teeming with benefits—from the mental to the physical. In case you needed another reason to begin this wellness practice, …

My Chicken and Dumplings Is the Best on the Internet (No, Really)

In the fall of 2013, I wrote a Chicken and Dumplings recipe. I wouldn’t say I was the biggest fan. Like meatloaf, Chicken and Dumplings is one of …

Food & Dining

How you know it's time to dump a perfectly fine partner

And why it's so hard to do.<p>With so many utter d-bags on dating apps, when you actually find a partner who treats you with respect and cooks you elaborate brunches for fun, your immediate thought is "I CANNOT LOSE THIS ONE." But then reality sets in – you're never compelled to make out with them, …

This Beachbody Trainer Shares a Weightlifting Program For Beginners Looking to Lose Weight

For most women, strength training is the one thing we need to do more of. Cardio definitely has its benefits and it shouldn't be overlooked, but if you're trying to lose weight or just feel stronger in the gym, it's time to pick up those dumbbells and start a weightlifting program.<p>This can feel …

Novice Photographers: Absurdly Clear Explanation On Aperture, Shutter Speed, ISO

<b>If you’re just starting out</b> in photography, the basics of aperture, shutter speed, and ISO could leave you feeling confused.<p><b>To help you overcome</b> this …

Lemon Cheesecake Mousse

When springtime hits, everything changes. The days get longer and the weather gets warmer. Spring showers bring on colorful blooms and lots of green, …

13 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter about politics

If you feel like you want to binge on some Netflix documentaries but broaden your knowledge of politics at the same time, we've got you covered.<p>Netflix has an array of political documentary shows and films — many of which are among some of the best ever made.<p>The documentaries on the platform will …

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7 Tips and Tricks for Nikon Cameras

Photographer Steve Perry‘s most popular video ever was his “7 Useful Camera Tricks for Nikon Shooters.” Now he’s back again with 7 more camera tricks …

Meyer Lemon Buttermilk Bundt Cake - The Washington Post

For the filling: Whisk together the Meyer Lemon Curd and cream cheese until smooth, with no white streaks.<p>For the cake: Combine the shortening and 1 tablespoon of flour in a small bowl, to create a paste. Use your fingers or a paper towel to generously coat the inside of the Bundt pan with the …

Dessert

This Egg Roll in a Bowl Is All the Flavor & None of the Fuss

Heat the oil in a large frying pan over medium-high heat until shimmering. Add the pork and onion, and season with the salt and pepper. Cook, …

Bill Gates Slammed Donald Trump This Morning

The annual letter from the Gates Foundation is a huge clap-back at the president and his policies.<p>Bill and Melinda Gates released their annual letter this morning and it contains a huge slam at Trump and his policies. Here are some excerpts, followed by my comments:<p>"For decades the United States …

Calling the Trump Era by Its Proper Name

Four terms that may capture the moment, each implying a different danger<p>Donald Trump’s first official State of the Union address—which seems as if it happened back in the 19th century, but in reality is five days in the past—highlighted something that was implicit in his campaign and increasingly …

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The Way This Anti-Vaxxer Gets Shut Down Is Brilliant

Like John Oliver has already said, when the Polio shot came out, people lined up for it like it was the latest iPhone. However, despite millions of …

Hugh Acheson's Minestrone Is a Celebration of Veggies

Slow Cooker Butter Bean Minestrone from Hugh Acheson<p>Serves 6<p><i>For the minestrone:</i> <br>1 pound dried butter beans <br>1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil, divided <br>2 …

Recipes

15 Vegan Slow Cooker Recipes to Enjoy All Winter

An Easy, Ingenious Way to Decorate Sugar Cookies

<b>Clear some counter space.</b> Iced cookies need at least 24 hours to dry, so clear a good amount of counter space or table space where you can ice the …

Stupid, stupid MacOS security flaw grants admin access to anyone

UPDATED: The latest version of macOS includes a mindlessly simple, one-step way to take over any Mac.<p><i>Video: High Sierra's biggest changes aren't</i> …