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American Pot: 5 Best Strains of 2017

From a CBD-heavy hybrid to the best kind of weed for a party joint, our picks for this year's best cannabis<p>Dark, mossy-colored buds accentuated by …

Cannabis

S01 Episode 02: The Breakup

Their relationship began like a storybook high-school romance: a prom date, love notes, sneaking off to be alone. But unlike other kids at school, …

Breakups

All About Buttercream & How to Make 6 Different Types

Let’s talk about frosting—and in particular, the most commonly used word relating to frosting: buttercream.<p>Buttercream is delicious, a combination of flavorful butter mixed with plenty of sugar (and, depending on the recipe, some other ingredients) to produce a light, airy, and delightfully smooth …

Dessert

Realist Painter Edward Hopper Gets A Digital Update In These Animated GIFs

<p>Ibon Mainar takes some classic Hopper paintings and adds some subtle movement.</p><p>The American painter Edward Hopper—the man who brought the world the iconic diner-set <i>Nighthawks</i> which became a meme long before the internet was around—gets an animated update in these stylish GIFs from Spain …

Wounded servicemen pose for revealing nude photos

Yoga

Paris Review - Gore Vidal, The Art of Fiction No. 50

Interviewed by Gerald Clarke<p>Issue 59, Fall 1974<p>Gore Vidal, ca. 1948. Photograph by Carl Van Vechten<p>Gore Vidal lives in a run-down penthouse above Rome’s Largo Argentina: reconstructed temples from the pre-Augustan era are set incongruously in the middle of what looks to be Columbus Circle without …

Literature

Most Anticipated: The Great Second-Half 2015 Book Preview

If you like to read, we’ve got some news for you. The second-half of 2015 is straight-up, stunningly chock-full of amazing books. If someone told …

Books

This Cake Calls Itself "The World's Best"

<i>We partnered with Jet.com so you can browse their (digital) shelves while you're searching for ingredients or supplies. (Seriously, they have everything!) Get almost every ingredient for this recipe here.</i><p><i>Would you like a piece of cake right now? For Goodness Cake is here for you. We're sharing</i> …

Dessert

7 Must-Try Memorial Day Marinades

Give your Memorial Day cookout a flavor boost with a marinade. Here, seven globally-inspired recipes to try.<p>Give your Memorial Day cookout a flavor …

Cooking

There will be spud: Yotam Ottolenghi’s potato recipes

Let me give you two potato-based vignettes, set 40 years apart.<p>In the first, I’m aged about seven, and a bunch of us are running about Jerusalem on our equivalent of Bonfire night, all runny-nosed and overexcited from a bedtime long ignored. We are each given a potato, told to throw it into the …

L.A.'s 15 Coolest Tattoos — & The Man Behind Them All

In Los Angeles, the only thing harder than scoring a table at just-opened Jon & Vinny's Pizza on Fairfax is getting on the books with tattoo artist …

Los Angeles

Paris Review - Norman Mailer, The Art of Fiction No. 193

Interviewed by Andrew O'Hagan<p>Issue 181, Summer 2007<p>Norman Mailer in 2006.<p>I saw Norman Mailer over the course of two days in April, at his home on Cape Cod. The sun was out long enough to let me see the Provincetown transvestites making their way down Commercial Street in a caravan of fake curls, …

Literature

37 incredible drone photos from across the globe that would be totally illegal today

One of the most interesting ways to utilize drone technology is photography. Photographer Amos Chapple knows this better than most. As soon as consumer drones came on the market, Chapple knew he needed one. After purchasing one and learning how to fly it, he began traveling the globe, photographing …

Drones

Beautiful Watercolor Paintings of Architecture by Thomas W. Schaller

Though he was raised on a farm in the Midwest, Thomas W. Schaller spent the majority of his life in Manhattan where he worked as a commercial architectural artist. Today, however, he works for himself, as a watercolor painter based in Los Angeles. Schaller made the jump to a different profession …

Art

10 Most Popular Recipes of 2014

It seemed like 2014 was all about Cronuts and other crazy hybrid foods. But when you look at the recipes people searched for the most, it was …

Find A Bargain

The world's best last-minute<br>cruise markdowns.<p>Find A Bargain<p>FastDeal Lookup<p>Tell us as much as you can about the cruise you are looking for and we'll …

See 25 Incredible Images of Earth From Space

Alberta, Canada, Oct. 10, 2014.<br>DigitalGlobe<p>1 of 25<p>There's something to be said for being on the ground when news plays out, but sometimes it's the …

Space

Chris Cornell Quizzes Jimmy Page About Led Zeppelin's Glory Days

In conversation with Chris Cornell, the legendary guitarist discusses his favorite memories and most famous instruments<p>Jimmy Page, guitarist and …

Guitar

Best Books of 2014 | Publishers Weekly Publishers Weekly

The Wall<p>H.G. Adler, trans. from the German by Peter Filkins (Random)<p>The third and final book in his Shoah trilogy, <i>The Wall</i>, a towering meditation on …

Most Expressive Pumpkin Faces Ever!

Just when we thought our pumpkin carvings were creative, we ran across these! We've seen Ray Villafane's expert hand at sand sculpting, but his original expertise lies in pumpkin carving. With Halloween creeping up on us, the New York native's pumpkin sculptures are in season. Each wrinkly, orange …

Sculpture

Fink performing "Looking Too Closely" Live on KCRW

Joni Mitchell: the sophistication of her music sets her apart from her peers – even Dylan

“But even on the scuffle, the cleaner’s press was in my jeans/ And any eye for detail caught a little lace along the seams,” sang Joni Mitchell on a song called The Boho Dance from her 1975 album <i>The Hissing of Summer Lawns</i>. If the couplet was an acknowledgment of her Canadian well-bredness, it was …

Brain Health Powered by Science

Finding it more difficult to<br>remember faces, names,<br>and dates?<p>Wondering "Is my memory normal or should I see my doctor?"<p><b>Take Cogniciti's Brain Health</b> …

The Brain

Tattoo Illustrations by Edward Miller

When you're planning to get a tattoo inked in your body you definitely should seek for a great tattoo artist, someone like Edward Miller, with a …

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Legendary Producer Tony Visconti Picks His Personal Favourite David Bowie Tracks – And Explains Why

Tony Visconti has been vital to David Bowie’s career: over the years, the renowned producer has been a near-constant foil to the Thin White Duke, …

Russell Brand: what monkeys and the Queen taught me about inequality

We humans have an inherent sense of fairness. Deep down, we don’t like inequality. In a second extract from his new book, Russell Brand goes in search of ways to build a more just world • Russell Brand speaks: ‘I want to address the alienation and despair’ • Read the first extract from Russell …

Photography Cheat Sheet

Photography 101 – Cheat Sheet & Camera Basics Wednesday, June 5th, 2013<p>My photography cheat sheet has been called by multiple websites, <i>“One of the</i> …

Iconic Portrait Photos Throughout History Recreated with John Malkovich as the Subject

Upon first glance, the photo above looks like Dorothea Lange’s iconic <i>Migrant Mother</i> photo captured in 1936. Then you realize that the woman in the …