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Even for the active, a long sit shortens life and erodes health

Maybe those of us who sit for long hours in meetings, on phone calls, and tapping away at keyboards should be getting hazard pay. New research that distills the findings of 47 studies concludes that those of us who sit for long hours raise our average risk of cancer, cardiovascular disease,<p>type 2 …

Next Time Someone Says 'White Privilege Isn't Real,' Show Them This

Think white privilege doesn't exist in America? Consider just how much the color of a child's skin changes his or her odds of escaping poverty later in life.<p>Roughly 16 percent of white children born into the poorest one-fifth of U.S. families will rise to become a member of the top one-fifth by the …

August is a fancy lock that could make you ditch your keys

<i>Updated: This story was updated at 4:50 to correct the story. The August lock doesn’t use Wi-Fi.</i><p>For most people it’s going to take a considerable …

5 Things You Didn't Know About Your Slow Cooker

The slow cooker has had anything but a slow history.<p>Hundreds of cookbooks have cropped up for the slow cooker, and all of them have an angle; some focus on soups, others stews, and some emphasize the slow cooker's vital role in easy dinners. You can start your day with a hearty Mexican-style quiche.<p>…

Slow Cookers

Man, 35, charged in Dunning double homicide

Maciej Kotlinski, 35, was charged in the deaths of a mother and her young daughter on Chicago's Northwest Side.<p>The victims were found dead in a home …

42 Dutch Oven Recipes for Braises, Bread, and More

Is your Dutch oven collecting dust in a corner? It's time to dust it off and give it some love with one of these 42 hearty recipes.<p>Dutch ovens are made to last—seriously, Le Creuset has a lifetime guarantee—and can take the heat of the oven and a long simmer on a stovetop. That's why these heavy, …

Cooking

Cop Shoots Unarmed Man 11 Times RIP Ernesto Duenez Jr

Law Enforcement

How to Make Addictive Flaky Bread—Plus Dips!

The warm, buttery, pull-apart 'flaky bread' at Brooklyn’s Glasserie is versatile and easy to throw together<p>There are certain restaurant dishes that become instant classics, even if the restaurant hasn't been around for long. The flaky bread from Glasserie in Brooklyn is one of those dishes. At the …

Onions

Featured Collection: Breakfast

<i>Today: Start your day off with a full stomach, thanks to this collection by Matt Mannucci.</i><p>You've been making some beautiful collections, and we want to share them with the world! As a reminder: Twice a month, we'll pick a collection -- full of products, articles, and recipes -- that inspires us, …

Homemade

People Really Do Look Like Their Dogs, And Here's Why

Dog owners look like their dogs. Or so people say.<p>Take Huffington Post sports columnist Jordan Schultz (below), who says he and his wife, Breanna, are often told they're the spitting image of their pups Lexi and Zepplin. "People always say that," he said. "And I love it, huge compliment for …

A Trick for Better Lunch Sandwiches

There's a small bag hiding in your office vending machine that's ready to improve every sandwich you might ever bring for lunch.<p><i>As a defiant respone to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches</i> …

Sandwiches

Best Oyster Bars in America (PHOTOS)

Like a fine wine exhibits its terroir, an oyster's merroir imparts a distinct flavor, from the briny Blue Points of Long Island to snappy Kumamotos of the Pacific Northwest to the bright Malpeques of Prince Edward Island.<p>At Portland's Eventide Oyster Co., stakes in the ice declare whether the half …

A beginner's guide to drills and bits

<b>Steve Hoefer</b> returns with another guide to some of the things that make civilized life possible.<p>There are a dizzying number of ways to put a hole in …

9 Reasons You Should Definitely Make Scrambled Eggs Today

Who doesn't like breakfast for dinner?<p>Whether its breakfast, lunch or dinner, chefs Michael Symon and Kristen Kish both agree that scrambled eggs are …

Facts vs. the GOP: Why America is living through a new era of segregation

<b>Paul Ryan (AP/J. Scott Applewhite/Jeff Roberson/photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Republicans like to blame poverty on the breakdown of the “traditional” family. The numbers tell a different story<p>Sean McElwee<p>September 14, 2014 3:30pm (UTC)<p>Recent events in Ferguson, Missouri, have once again made the nation …

Back to School: 10 Easy Weeknight Dinners Your Family Will Love

Chicken tenderloins are great for weeknight dinners because they require no pounding or cutting and cook quickly.<p><b>1. Broiled Asian-Style Flat Iron Steak</b><p>Flat iron steak is one of my favorite cuts of beef for home cooking. It's similar to flank or skirt steak, only much more tender -- in fact, after …

Recipes

Peter Thiel disagrees with you

“It’s pretty amazing to hold leather that no pig or cow died for,” says Lindy Fishburne, an officer of the Thiel Foundation. She is describing a …

The Government Could Build You Faster Internet, But Cable Companies Won’t Let It

By Jessica Leber4 minute Read<p>With Hollywood credits to its name such as <i>Black Swan</i> and <i>Captain America</i>, the film visual effects firm Exodus FX is an …

16 Egg-Topped Dishes

There are an infinite number of ways to love Mexican food—here are 76 to start<p>SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery/egg-topped-dishes<p>article<p>From …

Mexican Food

Summer Squash Sauté

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>This summer squash recipe makes use of a mandoline with a julienne attachment or julienne peeler. For the best texture, stop cooking before the squash goes limp.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds summer squash and/or zucchini, cut into matchsticks<p>1 teaspoon kosher …

How to Make Pok Pok’s Famous Vietnamese Chicken Wings at Home

Bicoastal chef Andy Ricker is known for a wide range of insanely good Southeast Asian dishes. But though his laap and crispy whole fried fish are …

DNA clears North Carolina inmates after 30 years in prison

North Carolina’s longest-serving death row inmate and his half-brother serving a life sentence have been exonerated and released from prison after spending more than 30 years behind bars for a rape and murder they did not commit.<p>Robeson County superior court acted with lightning speed to free the …

Everything You Need to Know About Rib Eye

When you buy barbecue sauce to baste your rib eye, you break my dang heart.<p><i>Each week this summer on Food52, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your</i> …

Ribeye

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Square Cash now supports peer-to-peer payments sent via text message

When [company]Square[/company] launched its Cash peer-to-peer payments service last year, it made transferring funds as simple as sending an email. …

Get 23% Off the DJI Phantom FC40 Drone

Take to the skies for your next video project with the DJI Phantom CF40 Drone. This compact, easy to fly quadrotor packs its own 720p camera to shoot beautiful HD quality video, while remaining airborne for up to 15 minutes over a distance of 100 meters, and it’s perfect for those getting started …

An Unstoppable Killer: New Research Suggests Cancer Can't Be Eradicated

Since Richard Nixon declared war on cancer in 1971, the National Cancer Institute has poured some $90 billion into research and treatments. Yet a cure remains elusive. Experts have plenty of targets for blame, including a flawed emphasis on treatment over prevention, and Big Pharma betting on …

Melissa Harris-Perry's Searing Tribute To Black Men Killed By Police

In a short but powerful segment on Saturday, Melissa Harris-Perry connected the recent police killing of Michael Brown to the deaths of other black men at the hands of police — and to America's history of injustice towards black people.<p>Harris-Perry read the names of some of the hundreds of men who …