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How To Teach Poetry

April is National Poetry Month, and while I could happily spend hours analyzing a poem with a group of seventeen-year-olds, I know that not everyone …

The World's Most Beautiful Beach Cities Where You Can Live for Dirt Cheap

More than a few Americans fantasize about picking up their lives and moving to some seaside villa in a country where your rent is less than a car …

North Atlantic

Could a Rapper Ever Win the Nobel Prize in Literature?

There's not a particularly huge space between Dylan and the likes of Nicki, Kendrick or Nas.<p>When Bob Dylan was crowned with the laurel wreath of Nobel recognition in literature last year, the internet got het up. Rumours of Dylan's shortlisting by the committee have swirled every year since 1996 …

The One Cooking Hack Gordon Ramsay Swears By for Next-Level Pasta

<b>Looking for recipes to try? These are the simple recipes that every 20-something should master.</b>

How Trevor Noah went from biracial youth in S. Africa to leading light on U.S. TV

By Karen Heller<p>Karen Heller<p>National general features writer for Style<p>Email Bio Follow<p>NEW YORK — Trump. Trump. Clinton. The Obamas dancing like dorks.<p>Such is the stuff of a recent pre-election morning meeting at “The Daily Show” headquarters. Trevor Noah enters, water bottle and orange in hand, and …

Comedy

Meet Moon Man: The alt-right’s racist rap sensation, borrowed from 1980s McDonald’s ads

<b>(YouTube/Moon Man)</b><p>Once he was a harmless if idiotic Mickey D’s pitchman — but now he’s Moon Man, the alt-right’s hip-hop hero<p>Matthew Sheffield<p>October 25, 2016 9:00am (UTC)<p>From Elvis and the Beatles to N.W.A. and Miley Cyrus, popular music acts have been accused of degrading women, promoting racism …

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Recipes

Ang Lee Pushes Technological Barriers in ‘Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk’

There’s a movie hitting theaters this fall that pushes the technical limits of the filmmaking process to new extremes. But the filmmaker isn’t using …

Movies Coming Out In October 2016: 7 Trailers And Release Dates

With summer officially over, a new batch of films will be making their way to theaters in October. As usual, the month will be full of horrors and …

Gnash: "Hopefully The Second Single Makes Me A Household Name"

Rapper, singer, and producer Gnash has embraced the power of the internet, and it's paying off. The 23-year-old released his single I Hate U, I Love U (with singer Olivia Brown) online for free, to Gnash's own surprise it went viral, and ended up climbing the Billboard Hot 100 and topped the …

Why Black Panther's Debut in Captain America: Civil War Is So Important

<i>Captain America: Civil W</i><i>ar</i><b>,</b> out May 6, is crawling with superheroes, from Iron Man to Spider-Man to Ant-Man. But there was one character that …

Here's how to create the perfect household budget

Study your past bills and track all of your current spending to help keep it in check. Knowing your resources and limits will curb impulse buys.<p>Part …

6 Rules for Living Frugally

Understand the difference between a want and a need.<p>We humans have a knack for complicating the simplest of ideas. Our lives are filled with …

Bots may be cool, but DigitalGenius thinks it found a better way

Bots seem to be all the rage this week, thanks to the release of Facebook’s Messenger Bot program at F8, but not everyone sees bots as the way to keep up with the customer service glut. DigitalGenius, a former TechCrunch Disrupt Battlefield finalist, thinks there’s a better way using artificial …

Chatbots

Google Fiber wants to beam wireless Internet to your home

If Craig Barratt can make it work, it's going to be big news for Internet users.<p>Over the past five years, Google Fiber has laid its high-speed Internet in a handful of cities and pledged to come to several more. But now it has bigger ambitions: It is working on a plan to beam wireless broadband …

4 Things You Can Do to Improve Your Sexual Satisfaction, According to Science

Has your passion been lacking in the bedroom? Has your once-incredible sex slowly transforms into a soul-crushing chore? Don't worry, there's nothing …

How Does a Mathematician's Brain Differ from That of a Mere Mortal?

Alan Turing, Albert Einstein, Stephen Hawking, John Nash—these “beautiful” minds never fail to enchant the public, but they also remain somewhat …

Scientists Have Published a New Tree of Life

Charles Darwin famously imagined evolution as a tree full of branches, a metaphor that biologists have since used to depict how life is structured. …

Study Shows How LSD Mimics Infant's Mind as Ego Dissolves

A groundbreaking series of experiments show how LSD (Lysergic acid diethylamide) alters the operation of the brain. Scientists gave LSD to 20 healthy …

LSD's impact on the brain revealed in groundbreaking images

First modern scans of people high on psychedelic drug has given researchers unprecedented insight into neural basis for its effects<p>The profound impact of LSD on the brain has been laid bare by the first modern scans of people high on the drug.<p>The images, taken from volunteers who agreed to take a …

Lsd

The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need

In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate …

Food & Dining

Make Dinner in 30 With These 17 Quick Pasta Recipes

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Sure, there are times when I'm in the mood to spend all day on a pasta dish, be it a slow-cooked tomato sauce or a cheese- and meat-heavy lasagna Napoletana. But more often, pasta is my go-to for a quick weeknight dinner. Fortunately for me, it's …

3 Vegetarian Recipes For A Cozy Night In

<b>POTATO AND CARROT GRATINE</b><p>(Serves four to six)<p>1.3 pounds yellow potatoes 7oz carrots<p>4 oz of Emmenthal and grated Parmesan cheese<p>2 eggs<p>13 oz of milk<p>nutmeg<p>butter, salt and pepper<p>Peel the potatoes and carrots and cut into slices, not too thin. Wash them and leave to dry on a towel. In a bowl, beat the …

7 Healthy Easter Egg Recipes

Balance out chocolate Easter eggs with deliciously healthy ones.<p>Easter means lots of tasty chocolate eggs, but that doesn’t mean you can't enjoy …

Poblano Chicken Enchilada Casserole Recipe

"I've begun making my enchiladas casserole style, which saves a lot time, not to mention burned fingers. :) However, everyone still raves over my …

Can We Have This Ground Chicken Larb for Dinner Every Night?

This 30-minute larb is crunchy, salty, spicy, and everything we want to eat tonight.<p>*Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. *<p>I'm a fan of anything …

Recipes

Sweet Onion–Marinated Skirt Steak

4 Servings<p>The white vinegar’s acidity curbs the onion’s bite and highlights its sweetness, resulting in the perfect marinade.<p>April 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 small sweet onion, coarsely grated<p>2 tablespoons light brown sugar<p>1 tablespoon distilled white vinegar<p>1 tablespoon olive oil, plus more for grill<p>1¼ …

Recipes

You've Probably Never Heard of America's Best Mexican Fast Food Chain

When it comes to the leader of the pack in fast Mexican food, a few chains spring to mind: Chipotle, Taco Bell… Okay, that's about it. And with …

Real Talk About How Much It Actually Costs To Travel The World

Everyone these days seem to be telling you to travel. Quit the grind. Meet people. Enrich your life. See the world. But no one ever likes to talk about money. They expect you to figure that bit out on your own.<p>Travel isn’t free and it’s not always easy, either. Sometimes it’s expensive and hard at …