Matt Long

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9 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look Like A Million Bucks

Spruce up your home decor without draining your wallet<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without …

Orphan Board

Slater: Master of Masters

Kelly Slater was once the world's best competitive surfer. That is no longer the case. Slater's head isn't in the game the way it used to be, even …

Luxurious Mansion With Striking Entertaining Spaces in Brentwood, California

Located in Brentwood, California, USA, this luxurious mansion currently listed by The Agency at $18,000,000 is visually intriguing to say the least. …

USC Football: Best Bowl Game Options for the Trojans

On the heels of a 49-14 blowout of Notre Dame to cap the regular season, USC is rolling into its first bowl game under head coach Steve Sarkisian with serious momentum. And Sarkisian plans to capitalize, no matter where the Trojans are headed.<p>"Looking forward to seeing what bowl game we're going …

USC's Stacked 2014 Signing Class Proved Trojans Have Championship Foundation

At this time last year, many of the players in USC's 2014 signing class were ending their prep football tenures playing for city championships.<p>It was no different on Nov. 22.<p>"I looked up last Saturday," USC head coach Steve Sarkisian said. "We’re playing UCLA and we had three true freshman …

College Football

Apple Pie Cookies for an Epic Barbecue Dessert

I grew up with the Queen of Pie Crust.<p>Yes, I am, in fact talking about my mother. She makes one phenomenal pie crust, which means she makes one mean pie. What kind of pie? Pick any kind - it's out of this world.<p>As such, I fully blame her for what I like to refer to as my "Pie Problem". Pie Problem: …

6 Ways to Perfect Your Quesadilla

The quesadilla burst onto America's culinary landscape in the 1990s. It was love at first bite. We loved the earthy-flavored, chewy-crisp tortillas, the gooey filling of melted cheese, the sting of the jalapeños. In true American fashion, we made Mexico's "grilled cheese sandwich" our own, piling …

BBQ

5 Strange Hangover Cures That Really Work

The <i>Perfect Hangover Cure</i> is the sort of thing that people argue over with zeal usually reserved for politics and religion. Probably because a bad hangover feels just as much like a matter of life and death.<p>But it's not only people that can't agree on what works and what doesn't—entire cultures have …

Alcohol

The Sexiest Beaches In The World, According To Travelzoo

Beaches are beautiful displays of Mother Nature's bounty, but nothing cranks up the heat like some sexy humans on the sand.<p>Travelzoo has named their picks for the world's sexiest beaches and you may, or may not be surprised.<p>Here, in order from least lusty to most:<p><b>10. Mustique, Saint Vincent and the</b> …

Remembering Tony Gwynn, a great hitter and an even better person

It was 27 years ago this summer, one of my first days of work at the Los Angeles Times, and I was hopelessly lost.<p>Walking into the San Diego Padres clubhouse to introduce myself as the new beat guy for the Times' San Diego County edition, I was stopped by a wave of angry noise.<p>Larry Bowa, the …

Tony Gwynn's legacy could be end of chewing tobacco in majors

The death of Tony Gwynn highlights the need to finally get tobacco off of the ball field.<p>There is now a Tony Gwynn-shaped hole in each of our lives. One of the finest hitters in modern history, one of the few that Ted Williams took into his confidence and treated as an equal, passed away Monday …