Jim Day

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Singapore Challenges the Idea That Democracy Is the Best Form of Governance

The American Declaration of Independence asserts that "life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness" are fundamental, unalienable rights of all human beings -- endowed to us by our Creator. According to the Declaration, the primary purpose of government is to establish conditions in which citizens …

Asia

10 things to do in Singapore

Singapore is a city of contrasts.<p>While predominantly associated with shiny skyscrapers and a building that looks like a giant boat held aloft by …

Asia Travel

10 Best Backpacking Stoves of 2018

Backpackers and campers have a wide range of stoves available to them ranging from all-in-one stove systems to general purpose units that can be used …

Camping

Steer Clear of these 5 Beginner’s Backpacking Blunders

When the nights are warmer, the days longer, and the camping gear begins to beckon, start to plan your first summer getaway. Car camping is great …

Backpacking

15 BEST DAY HIKES IN THE US TO PUT ON YOUR BUCKET LIST

As much as we like crossing off epic hikes in faraway lands on our list, we know there is plenty to discover in our greater backyard, the US. Here’s …

Hiking

One-Pot Chicken With Olives, Tomatoes And Lentils

<i>Succulent, fall off the bone braised chicken with olives, tomatoes and lentils. This chicken recipe is so easy to put together and makes a healthy,</i> …

Recipes

Italian Easter Pie

Italian Easter Pie<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the crust: Combine flour, sugar, and salt in the bowl of a food processor and pulse until combined, 3 …

Baking

Major dog food brands recalls shipments tainted with euthanasia drug

Shipments of a handful of major dog food brands are being frozen as samples have tested positive for a drug commonly used to euthanize animals. The …

Pets

25 BEST HIKES IN THE WORLD TO PUT ON YOUR BUCKET LIST

We are far from hardcore hikers. In fact, my friends used to call me “indoorsy” before I started training for our Inca Trail hike years ago. We do, …

Hiking

Taking a Train Through the Great Smoky Mountains Needs to Be on Your Bucket List

If you've never been to the most visited national park in the U.S., you should make a train trip through the Great Smoky Mountains a priority.<p>The …

Hiking

State Park Entrance Passes

The state park entrance pass system works differently in each state. Many states offer some sort of pass that allows for unlimited entry at most …

Hiking

Quick-Pickled Vegetables

You can use any thinly shaved or sliced vegetable you like for this recipe. We love quick pickles on sandwiches because they add acidity and crunch. And you don't have to be someone who's "into canning" to make your own. Keep them in the fridge for days and put them on everything.<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup …

Kosher

Blockchain explained: It builds trust when you need it most

Here’s everything you need to know about the technology powering the bitcoin cryptocurrency today and, soon, a myriad of services that will change your life.<p><i>This is part of "Blockchain Decoded," a series looking at the impact of blockchain, bitcoin and cryptocurrency on our lives.</i><p>These days, we're …

Blockchain

You Will Have a Blast Burning Calories With This Bollywood Dance Workout

We love dance cardio and are happy to share this Bollywood-inspired workout from the creator of BollyX. This dance-fitness program combines dynamic choreography with the hottest music from around the world. Its 50-minute cardio workout cycles between higher- and lower-intensity dance sequences to …

Exercise

How To Recover After Your Workout Like An Olympian, According To A Sports Coach

To compete like an athlete is to train like an athlete—swap out your everyday athlete for an Olympian, and the stakes are heightened tenfold. …

Exercise

All 50 states ranked for retirement from worst to best

On a global scale, the United States is 24th on the list of the best countries for retirement.<p>However, the US is very large and experiences can vary drastically within the country.<p>If you decide to stay in America when you are done working, you might want to know which state is best for retirement. …

Cost of Living

Slab Muffuletta Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Instead of the traditional round loaf, this muffuletta employs an 18- by 13-inch …

Recipes

Meet the Place Called the “Yosemite of the East”

<i>Content Produced in Partnership with</i> <i>Jackson County Tourism</i><p>When it comes to quirky adventure destinations in Western North Carolina, Asheville …

15 Gorgeous Clean-Eating Lunches That Will Keep You Full Until Dinner

If you’re trying to eat clean, you already know that lunchtime can be a little, um, boring. But it’s not all dry lettuce and grilled chicken—promise. …

Healthy Eating

Here 14 fabulous loop hikes in America

Loop hikes are considered to be the pinnacle hiking experience.<p>With fresh views at every step, none of your time or energy is wasted.<p>The circular …

Hiking

5 good reasons to go outside, even when it's freezing

There's scientific proof that going outside — even in the winter — makes us healthier.<p>When the weather forecast reveals digits lower than your shoe size, it can take everything you have just to scrape up enough gumption to get off the couch. That’s because, when there’s a deep freeze going on, it’s …

Wellness

GRAYL Ultralight Water Purifier

An absolute essential for any serious hiker and traveler, the GRAYL Ultralight Water Purifier has no need for batteries or ultraviolet bulbs, …

Outdoors

Day Hiking Gear Checklist

Day hiking is great fun: great for the body and great for the soul. Make sure that you, your friends, family, and pets are properly equipped for your …

Backpacking

How to Find Free Camping in the US

There’s lots of ways to camp—from reserving a highly coveted campsites in national parks to camping on private lands. If you’re willing to forego …

National Parks

Eight Free Ways to Upgrade Your Next Camping Trip

I get it. Between $10,000 mountain bikes and $59 merino T-shirts, outdoor activities can get real expensive, real fast. But buying things isn't necessarily the best way to have more fun outdoors.<p>Here are eight solid upgrades you can make for free, all guaranteed to boost how much fun you'll have on …

Camping

25 Game Day Recipes to Score Big Points With Guests

The Big Game is here. Now it's the time to menu plan.<p>The teams have been chosen and the date has been set. Now, with the biggest football Game Day …

Healthy Eating

3-Ingredient Pork Cutlets: A Dinner Recipe You Can Actually Memorize

“Cheap protein, staple ingredients, can’t lose.” These are the words I imagine Coach Eric Taylor from <i>Friday Night Lights</i> might use when describing a winning game plan for dinner. If I’m right, then he would definitely approve of my grandmother’s easy pork cutlets: thin, lean cuts of pork loin, …

Cooking

Media Circus: Inside the Making of ESPN's Upcoming 30 for 30 on Bill Belichick and Bill Parcells

Upon the conclusion of filming a two hour and 45 minute conversation between Bill Parcells and Bill Belichick last June 15 inside the New York Giants …

NFL

Homemade Hot Giardiniera

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:16 hr 20 minPrep:20 minInactive:16 hr<p>Yield:3 to 4 cups<p>Level:Easy<p>Best of Food Network 6 Videos<p>Recipe courtesy of …

Cooking