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How To Make Homemade Mozzarella, Because It Trumps The Store-Bought Kind

Mozzarella is a beautiful thing. What's even more beautiful than mozzarella is fresh mozzarella. So soft that it melts in your mouth, it's an entirely different ballgame than the stretchy stuff you buy in stores. Once you try just-made mozzarella , you'll never want to go back. This is why it's …

Distractify

How to Become a Millionaire by Age 30

International Sales Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Getting rich and becoming a millionaire is a taboo topic. Saying it can be done by the age of 30 seems like a fantasy.<p>It shouldn’t be taboo and it is possible. At the age of 21, I got out of college, broke and in …

Personal Finance

13 Rarely Seen Photos of Marilyn Monroe

Arizona State student, arrested on boat by Missouri police, drowns

Missouri authorities are facing questions over how a 20-year-old college student who was wearing a life jacket drowned while in their custody.<p>Brandon Ellingson, a former high school sports standout, had been partying with friends in Lake of the Ozarks when the boat he was steering was pulled over …

Law Enforcement

How To Shine Shoes Like A Real Man: The Men's Essential Guide

There’s fashion advice that real men should know how to do even if they can afford to pay someone else to do it for them – whether that’s mending an …

Men's Fashion

GOP donors join push for gay rights bill

WASHINGTON — A deep-pocketed group of Republican donors and former GOP lawmakers is joining a gay rights coalition to push the U.S. House to vote on a bill banning workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.<p>"America is a place where the freedom to be who you are …

More Access To Health Care Means Millions Can Quit Or Cut Hours

What might have been a routine update on the state of the federal budget Tuesday instead became the newest front in the ongoing political war over President Obama's signature health care law.<p>At issue: a revised estimate about how many people would voluntarily leave the workforce because they can …

Cook Yourself Damn-Good Stew This Season

Or daube, or whatever you want to call it, because thanks to the polar vortex, we need it now<p><i>>> RELATED: A Delicious Beef Stew With Ale Recipe</i><p><b>It being cold,</b> me being fat, and meat being as good as it is, the thought has occurred to me more than once lately that I ought to make a heavy stew. After …

Cooking

23 Things To Just Do

There's been an article floating around Facebook over the past few weeks titled "23 Things to Do Instead of Getting Engaged Before You're 23".<p>As everyone is entitled to their own opinion, the author comments on how so many of her Facebook friends seem to be getting married at such a young age, and …

22 States Curb Access To Abortion In 2013

The year 2013 marked the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion nationwide.<p>It also marked another year of success for those who would restrict or even outlaw the procedure.<p>While much national attention was focused on efforts to restrict abortion in …

How to Pull an All-Nighter: Tips from the Special Forces | The Art of Manliness

The all-nighter. It’s kind of a rite of passage for college students, especially during finals. But even older adults sometimes need to pull one — …

ALERT: You Are Peeling Oranges Wrong (PHOTOS)

How do we know you are peeling oranges wrong? Because you're peeling them at all.<p>Since citrus season is about to get into full swing, we should really be eating oranges correctly. We're already well-acquainted with having a tiny bit of clementine skin stuck under our fingernails (I may or may not …

Tasting Notes: 5 Great Small Batch Bourbons

Exclusivity and its delicious results<p>Asking us to choose between whiskey (we’re talking bourbon here, made primarily with corn and aged in charred …

Bourbon–Sea Salt Caramels

Sweetened condensed milk makes this salted caramel recipe extra-luscious.<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 cups sugar<p>½ cup light corn syrup<p>1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces<p>2 tablespoons bourbon<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>Flaky sea salt …

Dessert

5 Great Affordable Bourbons to Buy When You Can't Find Pappy Van Winkle

<i>By Andrew Knowlton</i><p>Every year, I ask Santa for a bottle of Pappy Van Winkle bourbon from Kentucky, and every year he comes up empty-handed. If the man in red can't get it, who can? The answer: very few. Pappy, as it's called by its legions of fans, is easily the most sought-after bourbon on the …

Sunday Brunch: Smoked Salmon and Egg Bagels

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday morning we bring you a Sunday Brunch recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>Over the summer, I spent some time in Amsterdam with my family. One dish that has been etched in my memory from my time there is soft scrambled eggs, served …

Sufganiyot: The Best Thing About Hanukkah

The best thing about Hanukkah isn’t eight nights of gifts, it’s traditional sufganiyot—pillowy, deep-fried, jelly-filled doughnuts. Uri Scheft of Breads Bakery schools us

Dessert

22 Reasons Hash Browns Should Be Your Life Partner

Hash browns are better than everything and everyone. Forever.

Can You Guess The Number Of People Who Signed Up For Obamacare On Day One?

We'll help you count. It's not tough.

6 Times Obama's Dreams About Obamacare Did Not Come True

Many of the promises around the healthcare law have not panned out.

Boston Brown Bread

This dense quickbread is traditionally baked in empty coffee cans.<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon butter plus more for serving, room temperature<p>1/2 cup mild-flavored (light) molasses<p>1/4 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 1/4 cups whole wheat flour<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>1 cup rye flour<p>1/3 …

Baking

How To Make The Perfect Poached Egg And Never End Up With A Sloppy Mess Again (PHOTOS)

Listen. Poached eggs are delicious, and I doubt you need to be convinced of that. What you <i>do</i> need to be convinced of, however, is that poaching eggs is easy. Before you start throwing things at your screen, just hear us out.<p>For some reason, many home cooks seem to be paralyzed by a fear of poaching …

100+ Essential Books Every Man Should Read

Amazon is offering $5 off on print book purchases of $15 or more until 11:59 pm December 14, 2017. Use the promo code <b>BOOKGIFT17</b> at checkout to …

There is a place for fighting in hockey

The opinions I'm about to share need to be understood in the right context. Allow me to begin this section by noting that fighting in minor hockey is something that should not be tolerated. Two peewee teams engaged in a bench-clearing brawl is something that simply has no place in our game, and …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Travel & Eats<p>This new book will have you rethinking your mass-market java.<p>By Cam Wolf17 hours agoView More<p>Where to Go Right Now<p>Load up on art, …

Fitness

Knob Creek Smoked Maple Bourbon

If you've ever wondered what maple syrup would taste like with some bourbon in it, Knob Creek Smoked Maple ($35) might be right up your alley. The …

The Antipode: A New Way To Drink Whiskey

Now that we've covered the fact that both genders like and appreciate whiskey, we can move on to the best ways to drink it (which, thankfully, there are many of). There are whiskey cocktails, whiskey on the rocks, and even whiskey you can eat, but none are quite as revolutionary as The Antipode.<p>The …