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How to Trim Your Grocery Bill (& Still Eat Well)

Eating "better" can look like a lot of different things to a lot of different people. To some it might mean scrapping the frozen dinners and …

Being a black man in white America: a burden even Obama couldn't escape

If you want to know what white male privilege looks like, look at the podium on inauguration day. No black man could be elected with Trump’s life story<p>In his 2014 grand jury testimony over the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson described Brown …

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100 movies on Netflix that everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

But narrowing it down to just movies, you can put a good dent in some classics, if you have the right guide.<p>Well, that's why we're here.<p>We have searched through all of the titles on the streaming giant so you don't have to, and we put together the 100 movies streaming on Netflix you have to watch …

20 Movies You Should See Before Awards Season

This is your movie cheat sheet for the rest of 2016.<p>After a summer of mediocre blockbusters and a lot of (unnecessary) sequels, awards season is finally upon us! Theaters will be flush with top-notch films and you'll be able to spend Friday nights watching something more worthwhile than <i>Suicide …

9 ways you're cooking your steak wrong, according to the chef of Wall Street's oldest steakhouse

Few dishes compare to a hunk of juicy steak.<p>And even fewer home-cooked steaks compare to those of your favorite local steakhouse.<p>From fridge to …

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram Block Geofeedia Tool Used for Police Surveillance

A new report from the American Civil Liberties Union is spotlighting the way cops keep tabs on protesters and civil unrest via social media — but it's a way that Twitter, Instagram and Facebook don't like.<p>Twitter announced Tuesday it was "immediately suspending" access to Geofeedia, a company that …

New Black Lives Matter Policy Platform To Call For Reparations, End Of Mass Incarceration

On Monday, movement groups will release a new policy platform amid criticism the movement is too focused on policing.<p>WASHINGTON — The Movement for Black Lives conglomerate will put forth a series of policy goals on Monday, framing the proposals as an end to the "war on black people."<p>The platform, …

How a Chef Is Exposing the Hidden Racism in 'Southern' Kitchens

June 19th is Juneteenth or Freedom Day, an annual holiday which commemorates the abolition of slavery in 1865, first in Texas, then across the …

9 Reasons You're Bloated (That Have Nothing to Do With Your Diet)

If you’ve cut out dairy, gluten, and soda and yet still suffer from bloating on the regular, you’re not the only one. As it turns out, there are over a hundred (!) reasons your gut may be sending you an SOS—many of which have nothing to do with your diet.<p>And when it comes to those sneaky digestive …

Try These Weird Ways to Lose Weight

Nothing derails your diet quicker than a sudden hankering for a junky snack. You know you'll eat dinner in an hour, but your taste buds don't care--they want those office cookies and they want them now! But you don't have to feel powerless over your junk-food cravings. These inventive--and OK, a …

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All Our Best Tips for Making the Best Burgers—in One Place

Everyone makes it sound and look so easy. <i>Let's throw a couple of burgers on the grill</i> is a suggestion all well and good, but heck, it also suggests there's already grill ready to have burgers thrown onto it—and burgers to grill, and that you're feeling confident enough to be throwing them around.</b> …