Michael Zubrowski

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Deadly flash floods hit polygamous community in Utah

At least 15 people have been found dead after floods sweep through Utah, hitting national park and town that is home to Warren Jeff's polygamous sect<p>Search-and-rescue teams trudged through muddy streambeds on Tuesday in a small polygamous town on the Utah-Arizona border, looking for people who were …

7 Tips for Better Barbecue from a BBQ Master

The days are getting longer, the weather’s getting warmer … time to fire up the grill! We asked Myron Mixon—a.k.a. the winningest man in barbeque, …

10 Things to Remember About Memorial Day

Memorial Day is much more than just a three-day weekend and a chance to get the year's first sunburn. Here's a handy 10-pack of facts to give the …

War

Kendrick Lamar - Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe (Explicit)

Kendrick Lamar - Backseat Freestyle (Explicit)

Motorola's Touchless Control App Is Now 'Moto Voice,' Updated With Moto 360 Support, Custom Launch Phrases For The New Moto X, And More

Last night was a big night for Motorola. The 360's availability was announced, as was the new Moto G and Moto X, and company's tiny new earbuds, the …

iScent Atomizer Lets You Smell Your Ringtone (video)

Over the years we have featured some weird and wonderful creations here on Geeky Gadgets, adding to the ever-growing list is the iScent Atomizer …

Motorola Moto X Pure Edition (unlocked) review: Customization champ, but middle-of-the-pack phablet overall - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Motorola Moto X Pure Edition lets you pick your design. It also has expandable storage, loud front speakers and charges quickly.<p><b>The Bad</b> The handset's bigger size may be unwieldy for some, its battery life is just average and it's hitting a market increasingly crowded with more …

New Moto G officially announced, same great specs at $179

Motorola just unveiled its 2014 lineup, including the new Moto X, new Moto G, and the Moto 360. Of this roster, the new Moto G is likely the device that will interest the most people, given that the original mid-ranger is Motorola’s bestselling device ever.<p>The new Moto G (Motorola opted to keep …

Motorola Launches $249 Moto 360 Smartwatch Featuring Android Wear, 'All Day' Battery Life

Motorola has officially launched its Moto 360 smartwatch, an Android Wear device featuring a circular 1.65-inch scratch-resistant Gorilla Glass display, a leather band, "all-day" battery life, and a built-in pedometer and optical heart rate monitor. Motorola has also included wireless charging …

World's biggest video game collection goes for $750,000

Over 30 years' worth of collecting games across what we would have to imagine is every console ever made has netted owner Michael Thomasson a cool $750,000 in an auction on GameGavel.<p>The collection, which came with the certificate from Guinness verifying the collection as the biggest in the world, …

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27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Claudia Schiffer Enchants In Dolce & Gabbana's Winter Campaign

Claudia Schiffer is enchanting as ever in Dolce & Gabbana's Winter 2015 campaign.<p>The legendary fashion house did not disappoint with its latest ads that transcend viewers to a moody yet mystical forest that seems to pleasure the senses. Schiffer playfully poses in ornate Dolce & Gabbana dresses and …

Coding Is Cool! Just Ask Mindy Kaling

It was an evening of girl power at Google’s Made w/ Code event last night in New York City. Hosted by one of our favorite funny ladies, Mindy Kaling …

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John Lewis taps into the fashion market and the announced opening of the new 230,000-sq ft-store in Westfield, White City. WGSN reports.<p>Mactac and …

The 36 Best Liquors For Father's Day

Olive Oil: What You Need To Know

This buyer’s guide will lead you to a better bottle<p>Do you buy Chimay on every visit to the beer store? I sure don’t. Some circumstances demand the good stuff; others call for something that gets the job done.<p>That’s also the case with olive oil.<p>As a longtime olive oil buyer for Formaggio Kitchen in …

Italian Food

The Best Bars in America, 2014

This year's crawl starts on the West Coast, then meanders east<p>This year's crawl starts on the West Coast, then meanders east

The Struggle for the Soul of the South

As we march toward Atlanta, the tensions are unavoidable.<p><b>The Atlanta Wine and Food Festival</b> is less than two weeks away, and has me in a lardcore frame of mind. I know I'm going to eat a lot of Southern food, and copious and unapologetic amounts of pork fat will figure in to it. But what kind of …

Why Seattle May Be the First to Ban Tipping

A leading restauranteur in the Seattle considers the effects of the new $15 minimum wage.<p><b>I've made no secret</b> of my distaste for the American tipping system. It's confusing, arbitrary, discriminatory, and basically anti-democratic. It's also, like Congressional incumbents and head lice, incredibly …

What It's Really Like to Work in Restaurants Your Whole Life

I learned one, all-important lesson.<p><b>I'd like to write something provocative and sexy</b> about the restaurant industry. Unfortunately, I've been in the restaurant industry for about thirty-five years and I find it hard to see anything sexy or provocative about it. When I was a teenager, I got my first …

The (Mostly) Official Drink of Every World Cup Nation

The Only 5 Grill Styles You Should Buy

Because heaven help you if you're using gas.<p><b>I just moved my family to a big house in a rural area. So naturally the first thing I want to do is get myself a first-class grill. Money isn't really an object (I have a good job and have been saving for this move). The only problem is that there are a</b> …

22 Things You Should Never Say to Someone Who Doesn't Drink

Don't get us wrong. We love drinking. But there's a way to love it without being a dick.<p><b>1. "You're so uptight."</b> I may like to be in control, but just because I don't want a beer doesn't mean I can't relax or don't like fun.<p><b>2. "Come on, live a little."</b> I am! Alcohol isn't the only way to do so.<p><b>3.</b> …

How to Cook Scallops, with a Helpful GIF

Beautifully browned scallops are easy to achieve with high heat and a hands-off approach<p>Beautifully browned scallops are easy to achieve if you know where to start. At the fish counter, ask for additive-free “dry” scallops. (“Wet” scallops are soaked in a preservative that also adds water; they …

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10 All-American Summer Road Trips

Drive, We Said<p>There's nothing more American than hitting the open road with the windows down, the music up, and a cooler full of beer in the backseat (you know, for later). Sure, the game has changed a little—smartphones have all but rendered guidebooks and crumpled maps obsolete—but one essential …

Genetically Engineered 'Super Bananas' Begin Human Trials

If bananas weren't a super food before, these "super bananas" make a case for the fruit's place among the nutritious elite.<p>Bananas genetically …