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Comedian brings back brilliant golfer imitations (including Phil Mickelson) ahead of British Open

Comedian Conor Moore keeps winning golf majors, and he’s not even playing in them.<p>He previously got everyone — including Sergio Garcia — laughing at his imitations of pro golfers ahead of The Masters earlier this year. So he dropped another video of spot-on impressions of Dustin Johnson, Ian …

Golf

This "Harry Potter" Cookbook Will Make You A Better Cook Than Molly Weasley And Kreacher

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Books

Most highly paid programmers know Python. You can learn it via an online course for just $44.

Contrary to what <i>Silicon Valley</i> portrays, you’ll need more than drive and intelligence to land a high-paying job in the tech world. You’ll need to be …

Python Programming

Japan steal World Cup hearts with dignified response to cruel exit

Japan impressed football fans around the world on Monday night with a remarkably dignified response after Belgium being dumped them of the World Cup with a goal scored at the death.<p>The Samurai Blue let slip a two-goal lead as Belgium scored three second-half goals to reach the quarter-finals of the …

Soccer

Police Officer Hilariously Chases a Pair of Inept Criminals Around a Canadian Convenience Store

Hilarious surveillance footage taken from the security system of Reddi Mart in Spruce Grove outside of Edmonton, Canada shows a pair of inept, but …

Edmonton

27 Chicken Meal Prep Recipes That Never Get Boring

We love the <i>idea</i> of meal prep. But eating the same soggy leftovers three days in a row? Not exactly our thing. So we’ve found 27 recipes that are so …

Healthy Eating

Vietnamese Grilled Lemongrass Chicken Recipe

"Chicken marinated with lemongrass and grilled. Garnish with rice paper, lettuce, cucumber, bean sprouts, mint, and ground peanut."<p>Ingredients<p>2 …

Recipes

Spicy Miso Ginger Pork Skewers Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I love the standard miso marinade but I wanted to make it a little spicier and more interesting, so I added garlic, ginger and some spice. I've used it on pork, fish, and chicken. It's a great variation on a classic. The dipping sauce adds an extra punch of spice. —Leith Devine<p><b>Serves:</b> …

Does this dog look like a Saint Bernard? The questionable business of home DNA tests

A DNA test found that I’m 72.3% of Ashkenazi Jewish descent, thanks to ancestors from Ukraine. I expected as much.<p>It also determined that I’m 11.3% Scandinavian, 7.8% Spanish or Portuguese, and 3.1% Italian.<p>This is unexpected, both to me and my parents, who insist there are no secret Swedes or …

This Japanese Carrot Cake Is The Perfect Not-Too-Sweet Treat

You're gonna want to bookmark this one.<p>Makes 2 (2 x 4-inch/5 x 10 cm) loaves<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>Butter, for greasing the pan<p>3⁄4 cup plus 1 rounded tablespoon (41⁄2 oz/130 g) unbleached cake our, plus more as needed<p>5 tablespoons organic granulated sugar<p>2 eggs, at room temperature, separated<p>6 tablespoons …

Baby cam shows tot escaping room with help from family dogs

An Arizona couple who found their 15-month-old had escaped from her bedroom early one morning was surprised to discover she got help from some …

Before and After: A 1954 Midcentury in Portland Is Stunningly Revived

Penny Black Interiors deftly updates a midcentury home in the West Hills of Portland with standout cabinetry, gorgeous tile, and wallpaper galore.<p>Remodels, especially of vintage homes, are a balancing act between preserving the home's innate character and updating its function for modern life. Gut …

Interior Design

Bathroom of the Week: In LA, a Softer Take on Black and White

For a recent bathroom overhaul in a 1950s house in Baldwin Hills, LA interior designer Tamar Barnoon had a clear mandate from her client, a fashion …

Small Spaces

This $2 Ingredient Will Totally Upgrade Your Next Pasta Dish

There are a whole lot of simple pantry ingredients that are smart to keep on hand for easy pasta dinners. A couple of jars of good marinara and …

37 Pasta Salads That Will Be The Hit Of Your Next Cookout

Because you always need more ideas for this party pleaser.<p>Amp up your regular pasta salad with one of these fun and easy recipes.

Six ‘bad’ foods that deserve a place in your diet

We’re bombarded with diet advice. The internet, celebrities, friends and family are constantly telling us which foods to eat and which to avoid.<p>Eggs raise your cholesterol, bananas spike your blood sugar, pasta makes you fat, frozen vegetables have fewer nutrients, and so on.<p>The truth is, many …

This time-lapse spray chart of all 3,089 hits in Ichiro Suzuki's career is mesmerizing

There was always a belief that Ichiro Suzuki could hit more home runs if he wanted. Even baseball's big fly king*, Barry Bonds, said Suzuki would win the HR Derby as recently as two years ago had he entered. But while the longtime outfielder's reserved power has become the stuff of legend, as …

Make This Lemon Chicken Pasta Salad ASAP

When you hear the words "pasta salad," what comes to mind? If it's a sad, flavorless bowl of mayo-dressed noodles, know that this recipe is far from …

Slow-Cooker Pepper Steak Recipe

"Very tender and flavorful, this recipe is one of our family's favorites. It's great to make ahead of time in the slow cooker and then serve over …

This Cool Cucumber and Avocado Salad Is Perfect for Summer

When I was growing up in Minnesota, I had cucumbers every single day for lunch. While I didn't always eat the sandwiches my mom made me (sorry, mom), …

Barley with Bacon, Peas and Dill

This fiber-packed side dish makes a comforting and impressive addition to any meal. We've used hulled (also called dehulled) barley, which is less …

Strawberries top Dirty Dozen list for third year

Nonprofit examines public info about pesticide residue.<p>Strawberries are the dirtiest of the Environmental Working Group's 2018 Dirty Dozen list, the …

Your Blood Type Holds a Lot of Information — Like What You Should Be Eating

Unlike most diets, the blood type diet was founded on the concept of personalized nutrition — eating different foods based on one's biochemical makeup. <b>Eat Right 4 Your Type</b>, commonly known as the blood type diet, was published in 1996 by naturopathic doctor Peter J. D'Adamo. According to <b>Eat 4 Your</b> …

Wellness

Old Italian Meat Sauce Recipe

"A robust hearty Italian meat and mushroom pasta sauce. Serve with your favorite pasta, if desired."<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds lean ground beef<p>1 pound …

My Chicken and Dumplings Is the Best on the Internet (No, Really)

In the fall of 2013, I wrote a Chicken and Dumplings recipe. I wouldn’t say I was the biggest fan. Like meatloaf, Chicken and Dumplings is one of …

27 Easy Pasta Recipes That Don't Use Sauce From A Jar, Because You Deserve Better

There's a time and a place for jarred tomato sauce. This is not it.<p>You want to make dinner with your eyes closed and both hands tied behind your back, right? It’s just a guess, based on the internet’s mass hysteria over sheet pan dinner recipes and 3-ingredient weeknight wonders.<p>There’s only one …

This Slow Cooker Sesame Chicken Is a Meal Prep Miracle

Making a big batch of pulled chicken to have on hand for the week is one of the best gifts you can give yourself. Take this sesame chicken, for …

Our Fastest Ever One-Dish Pasta Recipes

Upgrade pasta night with one of these one-dish dinners that the whole family will enjoy.<p>What's better than an easy pasta dish for a weeknight dinner? …

Meatloaf in a Muffin Pan for Smarter Portions

Ready to enjoy the ultimate comfort food in a perfectly portioned (and adorable) way? Look no further than meatloaf minis. But first, the basics of …

This Creamy Miso Dressing Will Have You Licking Your Bowl in Front of All Your Coworkers

By Emily Schultz<p>With very little shame.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the miso dressing recipe that associate social media manager Emily Schultz just couldn't live without.</i><p>A couple of months ago my coworker, Alex …