Hoodstatus Lifestyle

43 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Follower | @HoodstatusL7k06 | Keep up with Hoodstatus Lifestyle on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Hoodstatus Lifestyle”

10 Places in France Every Woman Should Go

Ten places, from Marcia DeSanctis’ 100, that every woman should go to in France.

France

Where to Eat in San Francisco Now

Keeping up with restaurant openings in San Francisco can be a challenge, even for locals. While some new restaurants get a lot of buzz, others fly …

5 Small Airlines You Should Know

Travelers are well acquainted with major airlines and hubs spread across the country, but sometimes plans call for a short 40-minute flight to more …

The Race to Save Architecture in Myanmar's Biggest City

As the nation opens up, preservationists are rushing to document and retain cultural icons from old Yangon.<p>YANGON, Myanmar—When Barack Obama visits Myanmar for a security conference today, he is unlikely to notice the vacant lot at 233-235 Upper Pansodan Street, in the heart of Yangon's chaotic …

Shepard Fairey’s Favorite Street Art Cities

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Artist and graphic design activist <b>Shepard Fairey</b> gets his best inspiration from <b>Hong Kong</b>’s mix of Chinese and Western signage, iconography, and architecture. “It’s unique to anywhere I’ve been, incredibly dense and textured, and there are details to look at everywhere,” he …

Butter-Roasted Turkey Breasts

8 Servings<p>Bone-in turkey breasts are easy to find, and as impressive as a whole bird when you roast them in butter and herbs.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 skin-on, bone-in turkey breasts (3½–4 lb.)<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>6 sprigs …

Cooking

How Sharing Food Makes You a Better Person

Bad news for anyone planning a lonely night of delivery for one: sharing a meal with others actually makes you a better person, suggests a new study …

Sesame Street is the perfect TV show

<i>For most of the history of television, the barrier to syndication—and to profitability—has been 100 episodes. The shows that have made it to that</i> …

New York's 10 Coolest Hidden Museums

<i>While exhibits at the Met, MoMA or the Whitney might get most of the media attention -- and tourists' admission fees -- there's a slew of under-the-radar (and underrated) institutions scattered throughout New York City worth a visit. From a *very* impressive collection of trolls to a museum</i> …

SideChef Cooking App Hits Android

Back in August we brought you news on SideChef, the Kickstarter-funded mobile app that uses audio and visual cues to guide you through the cooking process.<p>The hitherto iOS-only app has finally made the jump over to Android, serving up step-by-step cooking instructions from chefs, bloggers and more. …

Snapchat now warns you if another app saves your photo

Snapchat is taking a small step toward actually taking your privacy seriously.<p>Starting this week, the photo-sharing app will warn you if another app on your phone is saving your pictures. Snapchatters using third-party apps will be forced to change their password. If they refuse, their accounts …

WunderWalk App Lets You Quickly Map An Urban Outing

WunderWalk is an app that helps you find cool stuff to do in your city — or on your next city break — by combining Foursquare and Google Maps to let you search for a series of activities and have the app plot a route on the map, threading through the necessary stop offs and watering holes.<p>Apps …

Detailed, handmade gamer soaps

Chrystal "Digital Soaps" Doucette makes soap in the form of detailed replicas of gaming gear and tropes: Minecraft creepers, NES cartridges, N64 …

Inquisition could be the return to form that Dragon Age fans were waiting for (hands on)

<b>The Good</b> Bigger and better than ever, Inquisition expands on the Dragon Age world not only with new story and characters, but with a slew of gameplay upgrades as well.<p><b>The Bad</b> It suffers a little from too many inconsequential side-quests. Some of the gameplay elements are a little hard to get a …

All NBA players are on this season's NBA All-Star ballots

The NBA announced that this season's NBA All-Star ballots will include every player in the league.<p>Since the NBA started using fan voting and NBA …

Only 6 Teams Still Have A Realistic Shot At Winning The Super Bowl

Using a rating system that accounts for margin of victory, home-field advantage, strength of schedule, and prior performance, and then simulating the rest of the season thousands of times, Silver determined the probability each team had of making the playoffs and winning the Super Bowl.<p>The Broncos, …

NBA Trade Rumors: Analyzing Latest Talk Around the Association

The early portion of the NBA season is when coaches and team executives have an opportunity to analyze their respective teams and look to see which players aren't fitting into the equation. Adversely, some teams are able to see which positions need a player who fits in a certain system.<p>That's the …

Dumb and Dumber To review – the bottom line: it's still funny

I like to consider myself something resembling an adult. I pay my taxes. I know how to drive an automobile. I can preheat an oven without any supervision. And yet, when it comes to cinematic representation of human flatulence, I find myself giggling like a kid in the back row during fourth-period …

Review: Can’t Get Much Dummer Than Dumb and Dumber To

I wish I could put as little thought into writing about <i>Dumb and Dumber To</i> as the Farrelly brothers did in making it.<p>Or maybe Peter and Bobby honed …

Yasser Arafat: why he still matters

He neither looked nor sounded like a natural leader. Yet Yasser Arafat dominated Palestinian politics for a generation before his death 10 years ago. How did he do it, and how much of a shadow does he still cast?<p>Hated and venerated in equal measure, Yasser Arafat dominated the Palestinian …

The Making Of Tesla: Invention, Betrayal, And The Birth Of The Roadster

Mike Nudelman/Business Insider<p>Tesla Motors probably shouldn't exist.<p>The last successful American car startup was founded 111 years ago. It's called Ford.<p>Barely a decade old, Tesla is already gigantic and adored. Its market capitalization hovers around $28 billion. Morgan Stanley calls it "the …

Roadsters

Fortune.com

• 1. To license Fortune articles, excerpts, or headlines for republication in various media (including books, eBooks, film, web, newsletters, …

Ikey Owens, Keyboardist for Mars Volta and Jack White, Dead at 38

Keyboardist Isaiah “Ikey” Owens, who most recently played with Jack White and previously with the Long Beach Dub Allstars and the Mars Volta, has …

Former Indy 500 Rookie of the Year turned drug trafficker getting early release from prison

Racing drivers live the fast life, but it's not all glory and fame. That's especially true of Randy Lanier – the former professional racing driver was sentenced in 1988 to life without parole on drug trafficking charges. But now he's being released.<p>Born in Virginia and raised in South Florida, …

2000-hp Nissan GT-R rips AWD wheelies, 7.7-sec quarter

The most monstrous Godzilla.<p>AMS Performance calls this car the Alpha Omega GT-R, and for good reason. It's built to do exactly one thing: be the fastest of its ilk down the quarter mile. The Nissan V6 under the hood has been bored out to 4.0 liters. It wears ported cylinder heads, custom camshafts, …

1959 Porsche 356A Vintage Racer

This 1959 Porsche 356 (chassis 105757) was last raced in the 1990’s and is rarely street driven since, though the seller claims it still starts …

Watch Liberty Walk's Lamborghini Aventador Breathe Fire

At any moment, I expected to watch this Lamborghini Aventador transform into a giant robot holding a four-barreled flame cannon, fighting to save earth from waves of alien mutant Impalas spitting acidic antifreeze. And then I realized that my Voltron- and Robotech-heavy childhood was just playing …

Research Backed By BMW Halfway To Carbon-Fiber Cost 90% Lower

Lightweight materials can help improve fuel efficiency, but they also add cost.<p>One case in point is carbon fiber, which is light and strong, but also …

Ford adds 850 jobs to build 2015 F-150

Pickup trucks tend not to advance at quite the same pace as the rest of the industry. That's what makes the new Ford F-150 so remarkable, jettisoning its old steel construction in favor of aluminum. It's a game changer that Ford is betting big on, and in anticipation of surging demand, the Blue …