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A Jewish candidate won a U.S. presidential primary for the first time. And America yawned.

For the first time in American history, a Jewish candidate won a presidential primary election. And America yawned.<p>I'm talking about Bernie Sanders, of course, who thumped Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire's Democratic contest on Tuesday. Everyone is aware that Clinton would be our first female …

Bernie Sanders

26 "Harry Potter" Quotes Made Hilarious By Replacing "Wand" With "Penis"

"Your penis, Lucious. I require your penis."

Warner Bros

Spiced Marinated Lamb Chops with Garlicky Yogurt

January 2018<p>4 servings<p>These quick-cooking lamb chops make dinner feel instantly fancy.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 garlic cloves<p>1½ cups whole-milk plain Greek yogurt<p>1 lemon<p>Kosher salt<p>Freshly ground black pepper<p>2 teaspoons ground cumin<p>1 teaspoon ground coriander<p>¾ teaspoon ground turmeric<p>¼ teaspoon ground …

Recipes

47 Comfort Foods for Cold Nights, Broken Hearts, and Tuesdays

The coziest recipes for long underwear season.<p>When you're fending off subzero temps, the only thing that helps is long underwear. Okay, and lots and lots of comfort food. Heavy, cheesy, meat-y, bread-y: This is not the time to pretend like you want to eat a salad. You don't.

grilled cheese

12 Highest-Rated Movies To Stream On Netflix While You're Snowed In

Time to get comfortable.<p>Netflix and <i>chill</i> just got too real.<p>Winter Storm Jonas is bringing a snowpocalypse to the East Coast this weekend, and that can only mean one thing: Let the binge-watching begin.<p>You could spend hours perusing the Netflix library or using secret codes to access sub-genres no …

28 Paleo Slow Cooker Meals You'll Want to Eat Every Night

With temperatures dropping, Crock-Pot season has officially returned. Nothing screams cozy—not to mention effortless—like throwing ingredients into a …

Cooking

Beijing Looks Like A Climate Horror Movie Right Now

You have to see it to believe it.<p>Beijing's air pollution has engulfed the famous landmarks of the Chinese city in clouds of smog, shut down outdoor activities and prompted the government to issue its first-ever "red alert" for pollution on Monday. Photos of the city look like something out of a …

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How to Get Started With Voluntourism

<b>Updated February 2017</b> — While monetary contributions to charitable organizations are always welcome and effective, oftentimes people want to invest …

The debate over whether to scrub Woodrow Wilson's name from Princeton's campus just got more interesting

The editorial followed a BJL-led protest outside of university president Christopher Eisgruber's office that drew more than 200 students, according to the Daily Princetonian.<p>In the editorial, "Woodrow Wilson and the Black Justice League," the board says it opposes calls for renaming the Woodrow …

5 Ways to Make Healthier Mac and Cheese

We’re not going to lie to you: Gooey, creamy mac and cheese will never be as healthy as a salad. But it can be healthier. Employ one of these …

10 Things Insanely Healthy People Do Before 9 A.M.

Our alarm goes off and we hit the snooze button. That happens a few more times. Then with no time to waste, we leap out of bed, dash into the shower, fly out of the house wearing a wrinkled shirt and grab a quick coffee on our way to work. Basically, we live every morning as if it were “Groundhog …

Groundhog Day

Saudi Arabia’s Art Scene Is Horrified by the Death Sentence Given to Poet Ashraf Fayadh

News of his upcoming execution has made international headlines, but the harsh court ruling just underscores how hard it is to be an artist in Saudi Arabia.<p>Ashraf Fayadh, a poet recently sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia by beheading, relayed a simple but grim message to the world from his prison …

Saudi Arabia

What Do Your Dreams Say About Your Sleep Quality?

A good night’s sleep is far more nuanced than simply putting in your seven to nine hours and calling it a day. Good, healthy sleep means feeling rested upon waking. It means not having chronic bad dreams or nightmares. And it turns out that the difference between a smile-filled slumber and a …

Sleep

Obama and Putin met in Paris for 30 minutes, plenty of time for things to get tense

U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin had an "eventful" discussion on Turkey, Syria and Ukraine during a meeting Monday on …

Russia

Paul Krugman: Economic inequality is making American inner cities whiter and whiter

<b>Paul Krugman (Reuters/Brendan Mcdermid)</b><p>The top 10 percent of earners increasingly wants to live in inner cities — how can these cities preserve diversity?<p>Scott Eric Kaufman<p>November 30, 2015 1:11pm (UTC)<p>In his column Monday, the New York Times' Paul Krugman argued that as members of the top 10 …

Ailes to Trump: 'What the hell is wrong with you?'

After Donald Trump attacked Fox News host Megyn Kelly, the network's CEO Roger Ailes asked him: “What the hell is wrong with you?”<p>“I've always had the same relationship with Donald for 30 years. It's a friendly relationship, surprisingly enough,” Ailes said in an interview with Adweek, which …

How to make yourself work when you’re not in the mood

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they’re tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction. They avoid all day the work that is right in front of them, only to go home and …

This Detox Lemonade Will Help You Feel Much Better Post Holiday Feast

Feeling bloated, nauseous, and blah? Not anymore.<p>After Thanksgiving, it's easy to feel gross. We indulge in 4,500 calories during the feast—our bods aren't ready for it. But while there's not a ton of prep you can do for the large-and-in-charge meal, you <i>can</i> make yourself feel better. How? With a …

The rise of al-Baghdadi and the Islamic State

<b>Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi (AP)</b><p>From the fall of Saddam and internment in a US prison in Iraq to the Arab Spring, the ISIS leader’s influence grew<p>Jason Burke<p>November 29, 2015 1:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The New Threat: The Past, Present, and Future of Islamic Militancy”<p>A hagiography and former associates …

5 Unusual Morning Rituals That Will Change Your Life

Tips On Overcoming Sleep Problems During Pregnancy<p>Published<p>2 weeks ago<p>on<p>July 3, 2018<p><i>Getting a Good Night’s Sleep in the Third Trimester is a Challenge</i><p>…

Roald Dahl's greatest philosophical quotes ever

Not only did legendary writer Roald Dahl create unforgettable characters, he also put words of wisdom into their mouths! Discover our favourites here and tell us your favourites on Twitter @GdnChildrensBks or by email childrens.books@theguardian.com<p>Everything we ever needed to know about how to …

Roald Dahl

Putin to France: Give Me Map Showing Where to Bomb in Syria

World<p>PARIS — Russian President Vladimir Putin has asked France to draw up a map of where groups fighting ISIS militants operate in Syria in order not to bomb them, France's foreign minister said on Friday.<p>Putin met with French President Francois Hollande on Thursday at the Kremlin.<p>"He asked us to …

Coffee and Wine. Same or different?

Breaking down the similarities between two of our favorite drinkables<p>As access to both good coffee and wine has increased throughout the world, …

J.K. Rowling just set the record straight on the most controversial character in the 'Harry Potter' series

After years of hating the Dark Arts professor and Slytherin advisor, fans had their minds blown when it was revealed by the conclusion of the books that Snape was actually working with headmaster Dumbledore the entire time and protecting Harry - all because he loved Harry's mother.<p>But does that …

The Best Times to Sleep, Wake, Exercise and Eat Are Based on Age, Circadian Rhythms

If you're wondering what the optimal times are to engage in certain activities, listen to your body's circadian rhythms. Circadian rhythms are physiological, mental and behavioral changes governed by the body within a 24-hour clock, according to the National Institute of General Medical Sciences. …

Best Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes

Cooking with a crockpot helps create layers of flavor in everything from hearty stews to healthy chicken dishes. Even desserts can benefit from the …

The man who made America: Reason, religion and the brilliant mind of John Locke

<b>John Locke (Wikimedia)</b><p>There will be no lack of odes to colonial America today. Let’s also remember the man whose ideas made it possible<p>George Makari<p>November 26, 2015 1:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Soul Machine: The Invention of the Modern Mind”<p>After his triumphant return to London, John Locke’s theory …

Top 10: Fast Appetizers

From a foolproof hummus to crunchy kale chips, here are some of our favorite speedy appetizers.

Washington's Horrible Mental Health Legislation

There is no question that America's mental health care system is in dire need of an overhaul. But the "Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act" (H.R. 2646), introduced by Congressman Tim Murphy (R-PA), represents the worst, most regressive possible direction for reform. Its passing would mean …