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Kenji's Favorite Recipes of 2016

It's been another great year of recipes at Serious Eats, both at my home kitchen here in San Mateo, and back at Serious Eats World Headquarters in New York, where Daniel and Stella have been cooking and baking up a storm. Can I just stop for a second and mention how awesome it is that we now have a …

Instagram Shuts Down Access From Other Apps

Facebook’s ongoing efforts to keep users within their own walled garden will soon result in the elimination of Instagram from third party apps, including Flipboard. On June 1, Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, will stop allowing many third parties to access the images in its feeds. If you have …

7 Hip-Hop Queens to Hear Now: Tkay Maidza, CL, Nadia Rose, and more

In the new issue of EW, on stands now, we profiled rapper-singer Lizzo and highlighted seven other women in hip-hop getting heavy rotation on our …

What Conservatives Really Mean When They Talk About Rap

What you say about somebody else reveals you. What I think of you as being is dictated by my own necessities, my own psychology, my own fears and …

It's Not Just Trump and Beyoncé: Why White People Always Complain About Black Music

There’s really no rebuttal to a line of thinking that blames hip-hop culture, rap music, and/or Beyoncé for rape culture, as Trump supporter Betsy …

9 Slept On Golden Age Hip Hop Albums (1988 – 1996) - Pt 2

During Hip Hop’s Golden Age so many classic albums were released each year, that every year almost inevitably has a few excellent albums that were …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Watch Tupac Discuss Income Inequality and Donald Trump in This Unaired 1992 Interview Clip

"There's no way that these people should own planes and there are people that don't have houses."<p><i>Screenshot via MTV News</i><p>Income inequality. Giving people a level economic playing field. Donald Trump.<p>You'd be forgiven for assuming that someone bringing these topics up was talking about the 2016 …

What Do Kendrick And Kanye Owe Women Listeners?

Until they deal with the sexism in their music, Kanye and Kendrick will never be as innovative as they think they are.<p>On the Grand Scale of Misogyny in Hip-Hop, lyrics like “That pussy should be holding exclusive rights to me,” and a call for "turbo thots” to liven up a party (thot is shorthand for …

How Lil Wayne Became Hip-Hop’s Most Underappreciated Legend

17 years ago, Juvenile released “Back That Azz Up.” (“Back That Thang Up” if you were a baby trying to make babies on the dance floor of a high …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Grammys 2016: One step forward, three steps back

Kendrick Lamar won the battle, but didn’t win the war. Music’s big night rejected hip-hop once more, and marked it as an outsider again<p>“Welcome to …

Video Of Stitches Getting Jumped Released

A video has been released of Stitches getting jumped by people whom he reports are his friends. He has said via social media that The Game paid them …

Cashin' Out Pt. 4: A Cash Money Without Lil Wayne, Drake, Nicki Minaj & Tyga Is Approaching

As friends become enemies and fathers become estranged from their sons at Cash Money Records, the label that Baby and Slim built is crumbling down …

The playlist: hip-hop – Junglepussy, Wiki, Tink and more

Junglepussy’s free album could be one of 2015’s best, Wiki unleashes a track from Lil Me, Tink kicks you to the kerb and A$AP Rocky’s out to lunch<p>Junglepussy’s free album is a late contender for one of the best hip-hop releases of 2015. Distorted vocals are accompanied by lines about making porn to …

Stray Shots: Stitches Catches A Fade & 50 Cent Is The Master Of Beef

Once upon a time in a universe far, far away, HipHopDX used to host blogs. Through Meka, Brillyance, Aliya Ewing and others, readers got unfiltered …

SNEAK PEEKS: Jim Chrissy’s “Vow Or Never” Show + Season 3 “LAHH: Hollywood” Trailer + Jeezy Showers Kids With Backpacks In Atlanta

<b>Jim Jones</b> and <b>Chrissy Lampkin</b> are returning to the reality world and we’ve got the newest sneak peek at what’s to come. We also have the explosive new …

Watch Live as NASA's Juno Mission Attempts to Enter Jupiter's Orbit

Best way to celebrate the fourth of July.<p>The biggest space event of the year is happening soon. On July 4, NASA’s un-crewed Juno spacecraft will end …

Astronomy

How To Find Out If Your Twitter Account Is Vulnerable To Hackers

Third-party authentication is still a security nightmare for Twitter.<p>It happened to Mark Zuckerberg. It happened to Sundar Pichai. It happened to Travis Kalanick. And it could happen to you, too.<p>Want to know how secure your Twitter account is? Here's an easy way to find out. Head to the Twitter …

These As-Yet-Untapped Comics Could All Make Great Video Games

It's not like games-makers haven't looked to the comic world for inspiration before, so here are some tips for future adaptations, from <i>Bitch Planet</i> to <i>The Boys</i>.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK</i><p>The circulation of my Scottish friend Wolfmask's first comic is probably just …

The White Album: Wimbledon 2016 Fashion Aces and Faults

Another major tournament, another round of sartorial outrage. Adidas' zebra effect at Roland Garros bred ballyhoo over Nike's so-called "negligee" at …

The unlikely godfather of the Islamic State

<b>(CNN) —</b> ISIS, perhaps the most feared terrorist group in the world, traces its short history to a man who was a prison gang leader, a high school dropout and an alleged teenage pimp.<p>His name: Abu Musab al-Zarqawi.<p>Zarqawi was "Hitler-like" and "incredibly brutal," said Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn, a retired …

Osama Bin Laden

8 Japanese foods you've probably never heard of | CNN Travel

(CNN) — When it comes to food in Japan, we all know the basics: Sushi. Ramen. Curry. Gyoza. But then there are all those regional variations and specialties unique to each prefecture, many of which have yet to make their mark on global menus.<p>Tohoku, the northernmost region of Honshu island, is …

Afropunk Paris Creates Space for Complex and Necessary Discussions of Style

"No matter where we live, our stories are universal and they manifest in how we dress, how we regard our hair, and how we honor ourselves."<p>For over a decade, Afropunk Fest has been one of the most popular events held in Brooklyn, NY in celebration of black music and culture. In June, the festival …

Livestock Auctioneers Spit Dope Rhymes In Glorious Rap Mashups

All hail their patter.<p>Watch out, Jay Z. These livestock auctioneers are coming for your hip-hop crown.<p>Vine user Auctioneer Beats, aka 18-year-old Graham Heavenrich from Chicago, has mashed up a bunch of the animal sellers' tight rhymes over some rap beats. And the results are simply magical.<p>The …

Dead by Daylight Review

Horror in games (and films) is too often characterised by jump scares; shocking, startling events designed to trigger a fight-or-flight response. Dead by Daylight, to its credit, eschews these in favour of real horror--a gradual increase in tension resulting from the unshakeable sense of impending …

Repairs

Microsoft Will Fuse Together PC And Xbox One With ‘Play Anywhere’ On September 13th

Microsoft has been making big moves to combine their resources when it comes to gaming with their announced <i>Play Anywhere</i> program. <i>Play Anywhere</i> is the marriage of Windows 10 PCs and Xbox One home consoles by allowing Windows 10 users to play Xbox One games and vice versa. The PC market is currently …

Stars Shine at US Olympic Track Trials: Pictures

An electric train you can hitch your car to

<b>The concept</b><p>The Sebrid is an electric train concept that functions with detachable pods (urban cars). It would travel between cities and countries using existing highways and pick-up cars on the fly, without needing to stop.<p>Renderings provided by Charles Bombardier<p><b>The background</b><p>The idea behind the …

Here's Why 'Tarzan' Beat Expectations at the Box Office

When they hear the word "vine," today's moviegoers are more likely to think of short social-media videos than of jungle hero Tarzan.<p>No wonder box office analysts expected "The Legend of Tarzan" to be a costly flop, along the lines of "The Lone Ranger" a few years ago. It's based on an ancient …

Film Industry