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16 Healthy and Easy Ways to Use Overripe Bananas

On the one hand, bananas are incredibly convenient: They come naturally pre-packaged in a protective peel, they're cheap, and they're available …

Breakfast

21 No-Bake Cookies So You Don't Have to Turn On the Oven

When it’s summer and it’s hot and you want cookies, you have a few options: 1) Turn on your oven for baking and risk your kitchen turning into the …

How to Buy the Best Udon for All Your Noodle Soup Needs

Unlike pasta, the dried stuff is not gonna cut it.<p>Don't even think about making it to the checkout counter with a package of dried udon noodles. Honestly, it's not worth it, says senior food editor <b>Chris Morocco</b>. The packaged, dried versions are thinner and shorter and they won't hold up to rich, …

A Man Tried to Kiss Kim Kardashian West’s Butt, and Not in the Acceptable Way

Ineffective and criminal.<p>Earlier today, serial celebrity harasser and extremely unfunny prankster Vitalii Sediuk was noshing on some ice cream in Paris when he acted on a very, very bad idea. He attempted to kiss Kim Kardashian West's butt. Incredibly, I do not mean this idiomatically.<p>Of course, …

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Amazon organized a secret robot, AI and space conference

Amazon brought a number of AI, robotics and space exploration experts together for a secret conference this week, according to <i>Bloomberg</i>. It was called MARS, or Machine-Learning (Home) Automation, Robotics and Space Exploration conference. Apparently, Jeff Bezos himself attended this very exclusive, …

Robotics

3 Easy Ways to Make Oatmeal for Breakfast

One of my favorite things to eat for breakfast is oatmeal, which is no wonder I've come up with a variety of ways to make having it for breakfast so much easier. Check out three processes I use to keep me organized and eating healthy all week long.<p><b>No-Cook Overnight Oatmeal</b><p>This cold bowl of oatmeal …

Cult heroes: Helen Reddy, the 'queen of housewife pop' with a secret dark side

Though she had only one UK hit, Reddy was a huge star in the US and Australia. Her approachable easy listening style concealed the strangeness of her songs<p>She was, in Alice Cooper’s not unsympathetic words, “the Queen of Housewife Rock” – a term Helen Reddy herself thought apt. In the first half of …

Mental Disorders

I Re-Watched 'The Cosby Show' And It Was Brutal

Nothing has changed about the show. But everything has changed.<p>I watched "The Cosby Show" for the first time in a year over the holiday weekend. Last fall, I'd unofficially sworn off the series that had raised me after the numerous allegations of rape and sexual assault against Bill Cosby …

Why Is Silicon Valley Pouring Millions of Dollars Into Old Clothes?

James Reinhart spent months trying to get somebody, anybody, to invest in his idea: an online clothing exchange for women and kids.<p>He would rent a …

Hip-Hop

Why Drake's 'Comeback Season' Was His True Star-Making Moment<p>Aaron Williams 06.21.18 1 day ago<p>'Everything Is Love' Is A Rare And Exuberant Triumph<p>On their first official joint album, The Carters erect what may be the greatest monument to forgiveness in pop culture history.<p>Caitlin White 06.21.18 1 …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The Church of Scientology Is Hilariously Bad at Online Damage Control

You'd think that an organisation with so much money would have a better PR strategy than throwing out a few Google ads and making a combative Twitter account, but you'd be wrong.<p>Scientologists are pretty great at a lot of things. Gaining tax-exemption for religious reasons? Check. Generating …

Want To Cook Something New? How About Using A Condom?

No, this isn't the beginning of some lame dirty joke. The condom cookbook is a real thing -- in Japan. The book is titled "Condom Meals I Want To …

What U.S. Intelligence Predicted the World Would Look Like in 2015

Shortly before 9/11, officials foresaw a fundamental shift in the nature of power.<p>Nine months before the September 11 attacks—and just days after the Supreme Court halted the Florida recount, handing the presidency to George W. Bush—U.S. intelligence officials published an 85-page prediction for …