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Every book Barack Obama recommended during (and after) his presidency

Whether he was reading to kids at the White House, hitting up local bookstores on Black Friday, or giving recommendations to his daughters, former …

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Our Essential Meatball Guide

There are few foods out there as dependable, comforting, and versatile as the humble meatball. You could easily go ahead and give your mama's beef and breadcrumb meatball a home in a pot of red sauce and a bowl of spaghetti, tuck your napkin into your shirt collar, and call it a night. But much …

Isolated Drum Tracks From Six of Rock’s Greatest: Bonham, Moon, Peart, Copeland, Grohl & Starr

“Drums, eh,” says Keith Richards in answer to a fan question on the subject. “Without it you’re kinda nowhere.” He’s got a point. An ace drummer can …

Movies that critics hate and audiences love (and vice versa)

It is no surprise that critics and viewers alike agree that <i>The Godfather</i> is the "best film" among the ~2600 films considered on Rotten Tomatoes, with …

Relics of Technology

With his series “Relics of Technology”, American photographer Jim Golden offers us a collections of objects and pieces of obsolete technology. …

Believe it or not, The Greatest American Hero theme song was a hit

<i>In Hear This,</i> A.V. Club <i>writers sing the praises of songs they know well—some inspired by a weekly theme and some not, but always songs worth hearing.</i> …

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<b>The 2014 Pop Culture Chart Calendar</b> <br>Now available for your wall! Features 12 beautiful full-color graphs, charts, maps and timelines that solve the scientific mysteries of Hollywood.<br>This calendar is high-quality and will make an awesome holiday stocking stuffer.<br>Buy one for you or a geeky loved-one today!

Google Now's voice commands brought together in a useful infographic

When Google Now first arrived with Android 4.1, many folks referred to it as the Google alternative to SIRI. In reality, Google Now is much more than just a simple digital assistant, levering the full power of the web and Google’s services to provide an experience that is worlds above the …

Chris Christie Crashes Jimmy Fallon's 'Thank You Notes' | HuffPost

Freakonomics Rev Ed

• <b>Author:</b> Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner<p>Which is more dangerous, a gun or a swimming pool? What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common? Why do drug dealers still live with their moms? How much do parents really matter? How did the legalization of abortion affect the rate of violent …

How to Get People to Do Stuff: Master the art and science of persuasion and motivation

• <b>Author:</b> Susan Weinschenk<p>We all want people to do stuff. Whether you want your customers to buy from you, vendors to give you a good deal, your employees to take more initiative, or your spouse to make dinner—a large amount of everyday is about getting the people around you to do stuff. Instead of …

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Reaction of the Day: Thanks to Pharrell, Jay-Z Watches "2 Girls 1 Cup" For the First Time

A century-long debate: are 'intelligent' people less likely to hold religious beliefs?

Over most of the past century, researchers have been trying to determine whether there's any link between religion and intelligence. The studies haven't all come to the same conclusion, but a group of researchers led from the University of Rochester decided to look at a large number of them …

School seized by parents to open

A grand experiment in letting parents seize control of their neighborhood schools is unfolding in an impoverished Mojave Desert town — and lawmakers as far away as Pennsylvania, Florida and Michigan are watching, and pondering the implications for troubled schools in their own states.<p>Desert Trails …

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White Boy Beats: Why You Should Read David Foster Wallace's Book on Rap

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>David Foster Wallace knew about Wittgenstein, Frege — and Ice T. Just republished by Little, Brown,</i> …

Eh, ‘America’ Is Overrated

<i>America</i> was originally a spinoff of the long-running <i>England</i>. Airing from the 1776-77 season through today, <i>America</i> focuses on a small ensemble of …

Spectacle

Reading stories is like stealing time. You can down one in 15 minutes and feel like you've just watched a whole movie. So whether you're headed to …

14 Books To Read Before They Hit The Big Screen

Because 99% of the time, the books are better than the movies. Some of these film adaptations, though, look really promising.

The 14 Best Things To Eat After A Workout

Don't let all that hard work go to waste!

A Closed Letter to Myself About Thievery, Heckling and Rape Jokes

<b>1. Thievery</b><p>"Develop a little self-righteousness. A lot of that is an ugly thing, God knows, but a little spread over all your scruples is an absolute necessity!" -- Glen Bateman, in Stephen King's <i>The Stand</i><p>It's not the thievery. It's the goddamned <i>theorizing</i>.<p>When I started doing comedy - back in 1988 …

These 27 Workout Diagrams Are All You Need To Get In Shape This Summer

Thanks to the internet, you don't have to join a gym or subscribe to a billion fitness magazines to get fit.

22 Maps That Show How Americans Speak English Totally Differently From One Another

Everyone knows Americans don't agree on pronunciations.<p>That's great, because regional accents are a major part of what makes American English so interesting.<p>Joshua Katz, a Ph.D. student of statistics at North Carolina State University, published a group of awesome visualizations of professor Bert …

The Best of Tobias Fünke’s ‘Insert Me Anywhere’ Campaign

Last week, Netflix put out a new website called InsertMeAnywhere.biz, in which <i>Arrested Development</i>’s Tobias Fünke played around in front of a green …

Gregory Brothers Present 'History Of YouTube' In One Song (VIDEO)

The Gregory Brothers (of AutoTune the News fame) have made their contribution to YouTube's Comedy Week: A single song that explores the history of YouTube in one ballad. Check out the video above to get a crash course on what we've wasted our time with over the last eight years.<p>Also, YouTube is …