Martha Randall

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The 10 Best Poems According to a Professor Who Teaches the Best 100

The Collected Poems of A. E. Housman<p>A.E. Housman<p>If there is one poem on this list that you should memorize, it’s this one. A.E. Housman, pessimist, classicist and connoisseur of melancholy, was also one the greatest formal masters of his age. The elements he employs here are deceptively familiar: …

Literature

4 Top American Single Malts

Scottish single-malt whiskeys use only one type of grain, barley (bourbon, in contrast, calls for a mix of grains). Recently, American distillers …

Century-Old Beer Washes Up Off the Coast of Nova Scotia

While wine is known to get better with age, the same probably can't be said about beer — at least not beer that was bottled more than 100 years ago. That's unfortunate for Canadian diver Jon Crouse who, according to WAFB, found a bottle of Alexander Keith's beer that dates back to the years between …

FDA Approves New Immune Therapy Drug Keytruda For Lung Cancer

Cancer<p>Federal officials approved a new drug Friday for last-ditch treatment of the deadliest cancer of all — advanced lung cancer.<p>The drug, called Keytruda, uses the body’s immune system to fight tumors. It’s already been approved for melanoma and the new approval speeds the way for insurers to pay …

Cancer

10 Cocktails for Easing Into Fall Drinking

With fall looming, it’s time to say goodbye to frozen daiquiris and piña coladas, and say hello to spirits like brandy, bourbon and scotch. If you’re …

A Craft Beer Lover's Guide to America

With Portland, Oregon, as their epicenter, America’s genius brewers are opening new tasting rooms, taprooms and massive beer gardens. Here, exciting …

10 Citrus-Spiked Beers to Drink Before Summer Ends

From radlers loaded with lemon to IPAs gobsmacked with grapefruit, here are 10 of our favorite citrusy pick-me-ups to sip whenever thirst strikes. We think you'll agree that they have real appeal.<p>When temperatures are broiling and humidity is a wet blanket, the sole salve for your sanity is a beer, …

Here's How Long Wine Really Lasts Once It's Been Opened

Every once in a while, an opened bottle of wine goes unfinished. (It's rare, but it happens.) This is good news, because it means that wine will be there for you on another evening. But how long will it last uncorked before it turns to vinegar? That, friends, all depends on the type of wine you …

Wine

How to Brew Stellar Sour Beer at Home: Meet the Fast-Sour

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>More and more Americans are succumbing to sour beer's complex, thirst-quenching charms. Imbued with lactic acidity from the same bacteria that turn milk into yogurt and cucumbers into pickles, twangy sours can taste …