Jess Holmes

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Meet the Heavy Metal Chef Making Slayer Pizzas and the Danzig Burger

That one time Minneapolis chef John Hurkes made a pizza dough out of ground-up communion wafers, and cut it into a five-pointed star...<p>When some metalheads grow up, they cut their hair, step into some sensible trainers, and trade in their Megadeth tapes for something "more meaningful" like Mark …

Black Sabbath

Aspects of Daily Life That Introverts Feel Guilty About

By now, I've lived life on both sides. Up until just a few years ago, I thrived on opportunities to be social, and was the picture of misery when my outgoing personality characteristics were not being fed and stroked by plans, phone calls, and general "happy hour" style adventures. I always needed …

Using Times New Roman on Your Résumé Is Like Wearing Sweatpants to an Interview

If you opt for Times New Roman on your résumé, then you may as well show up to the interview in sweatpants. At least that is what some experts say. …

Employment

12 Things Every Night Owl Wants You To Know

It's rough out there for a night owl. As the saying goes, the early bird gets the worm -- and they also get a lot of the praise.<p>Evening people get a bad rap, but some folks just can't help but burn the midnight oil. In fact, research suggests that we may not be able to help it. Our internal clocks, …

What If Everybody Didn't Have to Work to Get Paid?

Advocates say that a guaranteed basic income can lead to more creative, fulfilling work. The question is how to fund it.<p>Scott Santens has been thinking a lot about fish lately. Specifically, he’s been reflecting on the aphorism, “If you give a man a fish, he eats for a day. If you teach a man to …

Income Inequality

You’re still nothing until you’re a mom: Why does pop culture hate the child-free?

Child-free adults are everywhere, but movies like “While We’re Young” still make babies a condition of growing up<p>Noah Baumbach’s latest film is a missed opportunity. I watched it with delight and glee and then, finally, dismay, as it faded into a tired cliché: You can’t grow up until you have kids …

Kurt Vonnegut’s Cat’s Cradle to become a TV show

According to the late celebrated author and satirist Kurt Vonnegut, <i>Cat’s Cradle</i> is tied with <i>Slaughterhouse-Five</i> as Kurt Vonnegut’s best book with a …

Times New Roman, Dubbed The 'Sweatpants' Of Fonts, Is A Bad Choice For Résumés: Typography Experts

Times New Roman may be a classic font, but it’s apparently a no-go when it comes to applying for a job.<p>Bloomberg recently spoke to a group of typography experts about the best and worst type fonts to use on a résumé. Times New Roman was labeled as respectable, but unadventurous and mundane.<p>“It’s …

Home Decor Trend to DIY: Kokedama Hanging Plants

Great news, apartment dwellers: The latest gardening trend doesn't require a yard! The enchanting kokedamas only need a semi-sunny spot and a little …

Most Amazing

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How I Fell Into $40,000 of Debt and Eventually Got Out

<i>Dee Baker is financial contributor who writes about money management, tips for getting out of debt, and investing for the long haul.</i>I write about …

Personal Finance

The Department of Incredibly Wee Wonders loves junk food just as much as the rest of us and they’re always excited to discover more artists making jewelry in the shape of their favorite foods. Today they’re salivating of these miniature wearable treats created by San Diego-based artist Jen Tuttle, who has been hand-making miniatures for over 30 years. Tuttle uses polymer clay to make wonderfully detailed food charms for necklaces, bracelets and earrings. We love her new necklace that look like an ooey-gooey grilled cheese sandwich, but our favorite piece has got to be the charm bracelet loaded with 21 different, but equally delectable pieces of junk food. It’s one of the most decadent pieces of jewelry we’ve ever seen. Visit Tuttle’s miniholiday Etsy shop to check out many more of of her tantalizing food jewelry as well as lots of dollhouse props. [via Neatorama]

The Department of Incredibly Wee Wonders loves junk food just as much as the rest of us and they’re always excited to discover more artists making …

50 Gorgeously Illustrated Typography Quotes To Kickstart Your Creativity – Learn

<i>Whatever your field of work, we all lack a little motivation or inspiration sometimes, and I don’t know about you, but I find that some well-worded</i> …

Graphic Design

Meet the Frontwoman Writing Some of Rock's Best New Lyrics

Last month at SXSW in Austin, comedian Hannibal Buress sent out a tweet offering up his services as a drummer to any band playing between noon and …

TV

10 'Twin Peaks' facts that are crazier than the Log Lady

RICHMOND, Virginia — There are many unsolved mysteries from <i>Twin Peaks</i> that, for 25 years, have left fans desperate for more, or at least an …

Not Your Grandma’s Decorative Plates

Give your collection of thrift store plates a serious dose of dazzle with this gold leaf treatment. Melissa DiRenzo is the creative mind behind these quirky and fun up-cycled decorative plates.<p>I met Melissa at the One Of A Kind Show & Sale in Toronto, Ontario this past March. She was selling her …

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What 'Food Porn' Does to the Brain

What's the psychological appeal of looking at food that can't be tasted?<p>In the mid-20th century, the Dutch biologist Nikolaas Tinbergen uncovered an odd quirk of animal behavior: Across species, the animals in his experiments seemed to prefer prettier, flashier, more attention-grabbing versions of …

Consciousness
Cancer

10 Surprising Habits That May Point To Adult ADHD

It’s not just a kid’s condition. Find out if your mind is at risk

H.H. Holmes: The Monster and His Castle

<i>H.H. Holmes</i><p>“<i>Come with me, if you will, to a tiny, quiet, New England village, nestling among the picturesquely rugged hills of New Hampshire.”</i><i><br>-H.H.</i> …

Skeletal Jungle Gym

(Photo: unknown)<p>According to internet rumor, this jungle gym that looks like it is made of human skeletons is on the grounds of the …