Michael Sias

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The Sickening Use of Young People as Confidential Informants in the Drug War

Supporters of the drug war often claim that we need to wage this unwinnable war to "protect" young people. 60 Minutes ran an explosive piece last night showing one of the many ways that the war on drugs actually endangers young people: the sickening use of young students as confidential …

Copycat Prudhomme's Seafood Seasoning

• 1 lb salt<br>• 1 lb paprika<br>• 1/2 lb garlic powder<br>• 1/2 lb onion powder<br>• 1/4 lb ground cayenne<br>• 1/4 lb black pepper<br>• 1/4 lb ground coriander<br>• 12 oz leaf oregano<br>• 12 oz …

The Next Hot Ingredient in Cocktails: Cannabis

Alcohol has been my drug of choice since my very first White Russian. From guilty pleasure drinks to perfectly crisp martinis, something about the …

Liquor You Can Eat: No-Bake Bourbon Balls

Recent discovery: The way to every man, woman, but not child’s heart is through tiny balls of bourbon. There’s just something about eating liquor that gets people giddy (not to mention being able to say balls over and over again). But those aren’t the only reasons we’re busy making batches upon …

A Beginner's Guide to Mezcal, Tequila's Divine Cousin

About a decade ago, a friend of mine had a year of magical drinking. He'd been through a rough patch, moved home to Southern California, and taken up …

Alcohol

If Sangria Married a Manhattan

I have <i>so much fun</i> playing around with cocktails.<br>Sure, it's hard work, all that pouring and sipping and whatnot. And some things aren't worthy of …

Cherries

The Most Sought-After Bottles Of Liquor In 2014

These are bottles you might not easily find on the shelves of your local liquor stores. Many spirit enthusiasts turn to Caskers , an online marketplace offering a variety of artisanal and rare liquors, to find them.<p>Caskers, in turn, has put together a list of the bottles customers hunted down the …

Single Malt Whisky

Learning To Drink Vol. 4: Bitters

<i>Good drinks tell a story... and this is the story of those drinks. Each week, we'll be serving up a remedial cocktail lesson for bartending beginners</i> …

Recipe

Looking for a meat-free lumpia?<p>You can make this popular street food at home!<p>A simple glaze can transform your fried chicken.<p>Orange is the delicate …

7 Turkey Gravy Recipes for Thanksgiving

Gallery7 Turkey Gravy Recipes for Thanksgiving<p>Deceptively simple, but also highly customizable, gravy plays an important role in every Thanksgiving feast, supporting several important players on the table, including, of course, the turkey. Whether you're looking for a basic turkey gravy, something …

Fishing Knots | How to Tie Fishing Knots | Animated Fishing Knots

Fishing Knots<p>Fishing Knots<p>Welcome to Fishing Knots<p>Selection<p>These animated knots are primarily used for fishing, but some are useful in other …

Fishing

Appetizer Recipe To End All Recipes: Dates, Bacon, Blue Cheese And Toasted Pecans

You are going to need a non-defective air bag to even THINK about this recipe. I’m about to t-bone your taste buds with four ridiculous flavors. What …

Blue Cheese

6 Absurdly Delicious Ways to Upgrade a Baked Potato

Equally good alongside a steak or as a light lunch, a baked potato is one of simplest and most satisfying things you can make. Here, six ways to take …

Ultimate Cheesesteak

<b>Step 1:</b> Prepare the garlic bread: Place the butter, garlic, and cilantro in a mixing bowl and whisk to mix. <i>Lightly</i> butter each bread slice with the …

French Onion Soup Recipes That Make Us Actually Excited For Winter

Soup, by nature, is comforting. Hot, steamy, loaded with vegetables or brimming with noodles, it's warming from the inside, filling and so soothing. It's difficult to choose, but if one soup had to win the ultimate comfort competition, we think it would have to be French onion soup.<p>A beefy broth …

10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …

Herbed Shrimp with Capellini and Spicy Bread Crumbs

There is no substitute for all of the great things that happen to pasta dishes like this one when you finish them with the brilliantly crunchy …

3-2-1 Ribs Recipe - Pecan & Cherry Smoked Pork Spareribs using the Johnny Trigg Method - Slow cooked

Preparation:<p>This method of slow cooking ribs is said to be used by Johnny Trigg one of the stars on the BBQ Pitmasters series. I have watched …

Cider-Braised Country-Style Pork Ribs With Creamy Mashed Potatoes

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday afternoon we bring you a Sunday Supper recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>More<p>Ribs<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>An inexpensive cut that lends itself to slow cooking, country-style pork ribs are something I often …

Grilled Spinach and Mushroom-Stuffed Beef Tenderloin

Posted by Josh<p>A grand holiday like Christmas requires a fitting centerpiece on the table, and the enormity and richness of a large slab of beef seems …

BBQ

News: Why You Need to Cook on a Himalayan Salt Block

Salt is a miraculous substance. From the Ancient Egyptians to the Christian Bible, many cultures believe it to have mystical powers that can ward off …

Here Are 10 Delicious Burgers Inspired By 10 American Cities

You probably don’t think about the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board very often, but they’ve come up with a genius way to market delicious Wisconsin …

9 Inventive Lasagnas: No-Boil Noodles Are Just the Beginning

Traditional lasagna is delicious—nobody would ever deny that. But sometimes you want to do something more interesting than just heat up a Stouffer’s …

Recipes

Garlic Aioli Recipe

"This is a great recipe that I found in another users comments but nowhere else on the site. Enjoy! We use this as a dip for crab cakes or as a …

Chicken Bacon Ranch Meatloaf

<b>Chicken Bacon Ranch Meatloaf ~ Delicious, Easy, Comfort Food! Loaded with Chicken, Bacon, Cheese and Ranch!</b><p><b>*I was compensated by Gold’n Plump Chicken</b> …

Delicious Ham and Potato Soup Recipe

"This is a delicious recipe for ham and potato soup that a friend gave to me. It is very easy and the great thing about it is that you can add …

Hack your mac: 13 simple ways to make boxed mac and cheese even better

When you’ve got to get dinner on the table in a hurry, there’s rarely a more welcome sight than the boxed mac and cheese on your pantry shelf. Yet, it’s not always as exciting as you’d like it to be.<p>Never fear: There are truly easy ways to amp up this supper standby. Whether you simply want to …

Cooking

What It Takes to Go From Dead Broke to 6 Figures in 6 Months

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As entrepreneurs we know life is often a roller coaster with lots of uncertainty and chaos. When you’re in the struggle, it’s tough to see a clear path to success, but it’s crucial to let your vision guide you, not your current …

Motivation