Miranda Garote

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Failed McDonald's Drive-Thru Marriage Proposal Ends With Less-Than-Happy Meal

What's the opposite of a Happy Meal?<p>This McDonald's marriage proposal, served between two buns, which ended with an unfortunate rejection.<p>"I'm Lovin' It?" Sorry friend, no, no she's not.<p>"I met my girlfriend 2 years ago in LA. I've never been good at planning in advance which is why we wound up …

Dear Stoner: What Can I Do With My Vaped Weed?

Brown pot butter isn’t as visually appealing as the green stuff, but it’ll definitely get the job done. If your vaped product is golden or brown, …

Summer reading guide: The 136 books you'll want to read

Another summer, another chance to draw up the perfect reading list to see you through those languid, sun-drenched days. Whether you’re stretched out by the pool or nestled in a coffee shop, clutching a hardcover, paperback or e-book, we’ve got more than enough titles to keep you reading through …

Books

10 Innovative Writers Who Are Shaking Up The Book World

It’s common for a writer to be hailed as revolutionary by a contemporary, a publisher, a reviewer or a peer -- so common, in fact, that it’s tough to distinguish new gems from old tropes. And while “new” shouldn’t be the standard when judging whether a book is valuable or exciting, it’s worth …

Books

28 DIYs You Need for Your First Apartment

May is here and that means it’s time for graduation, moving on and possibly moving into your first apartment. As a recent grad (congrats, Huskies 2015!), I picked up my stuff, moved across the country and started a job at Brit + Co (ahem, we are hiring!). It was a bit intimidating but also …

DNA Left on Pizza Crust Helps Police Identify Murder Suspect

Authorities investigating the Washington, D.C., homicide of businessman Savvas Savopoulos, his wife Amy, their 10-year-old son Philip and housekeeper …

15 Habits Of Exceptionally Happy People

The Declaration of Independence promises each citizen the right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Sometimes, though, that happiness seems pretty elusive – especially in business, where deadlines, personnel issues, and other trip-ups can come to dominate our days.<p>Fortunately, it is …

Happiness

Is Pot Making You Insane?

New research lends some credence to the scatterbrained stoner stereotype<p>You might want to put down your bong before you forget how to fire it up: Heavy marijuana use can mess with your brain, finds a new study from Spain.<p>Researchers used word tests to assess the memory recall of regular …

12 online courses that could help you get rich

If you want to learn about personal finance, books aren't the only option.<p>You have choices, including the chance to take online courses from some of the best universities in the world.<p>From understanding the stock market to developing negotiation skills, we've picked out some of the best classes for …

Financial Markets

Neb. Woman Attacks Snoring Boyfriend With Crowbar: Police

A man in Lincoln, Nebraska, woke up to a real life nightmare Monday morning: His girlfriend was hitting him in the back with a crowbar.<p>Elizabeth Hogrefe, 45, allegedly attacked her 58-year-old boyfriend because she couldn't take his snoring, police said, according to the Lincoln Journal-Star.<p>The …

20 Medical Benefits of Marijuana You Probably Never Knew

DISCLAIMER: <i>This article is solely based on the medical benefits of marijuana for those with a valid medical prescription. We are highlighting the</i> …

Cannabis

Tequila Mango Strawberry Pepper Shrub Wonder

Modestly put, this is the best cocktail I have ever made. One of the best I have ever tasted, strawberry or not. It uses homemade mango tequila and a strawberry-pepper shrub.<p>To get that Mango Tequila, you do need to make it at home. You can find a recipe on YouTube but I recommend the technique in</b> …

7 Strategies That Can Propel Your Success To A New Level

A great Shakespeare play once said that successful people are either born that way, forced into their attainment, or work hard to quickly rise …

Boys who smoke cannabis ‘are four inches shorter’

New study finds that youngsters who regularly smoked marijuana are far shorter than their non-smoking peers<p>Boys who smoke cannabis before puberty could be stunting their growth by more than four inches, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers found that youngsters who were addicted to the drug were far …

Trying to have more sex could make you less happy, study shows

If you're looking for a boost in happiness, having more sex may not be your best bet. New research suggests that upping the frequency of sex can make …

Child Molester Confronted By Victim, Footage Of Epic Confrontation Goes Viral [Video]

One child molester was recently confronted by his victim, and now footage of the shocking confrontation has gone viral. However, the overwhelming …

Crime

American Green Marijuana ATM Dispenses Legal Goodies Vending Machine Style

Around here, we've seen vending machines of all categories, and they tend to be a fan favorite. The features on marijuana vending seem to have …

Cannabis

Cannabis Culture News LIVE: Canadian Cities Crack Down on Marijuana Businesses

POT TV – Watch <i>Cannabis Culture News LIVE</i> for the latest news and views on pot politics and the marijuana community. In this episode: We discuss the …

Cannabis

Alert: Marijuana K-Cups Exist

You already know about the weed-laced coffee craze thanks to pioneers like Mirth Provisions. But apparently it's reached the next, natural step by …

City In Oregon Seeks To Ban All Outdoor Marijuana Growing

National Geographic loves weed so much, they're devoting an entire print issue to it

This is not a photoshop.<p>The high times, they are a-changing: editors of National Geographic chose cannabis as the theme of their next print issue.<p>The …

Coffee with a side of munchies? Pot-infused coffee is a thing

Your next K-cup might give you a case of the munchies. Though cannabis coffee has been around for a while now, some crafty retailers are putting THC, one of the major active ingredients in marijuana, in coffee grounds and premeasured, single-serving K-cups so customers can get high while getting …

A Reminder Of The Company The U.S. Keeps When It Comes To The Death Penalty

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death Friday for his role in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.<p>A jury deliberated for more than 14 hours over the course of three days before reaching the decision unanimously on 6 of the 17 counts. If one person on the jury failed to agree on the death penalty, an …

15 DIYs to Increase Your Curb Appeal

On Apartment Therapy we spend most of our time on interiors—to us its what's inside (your home) that really counts—but it can really pay off to give …

Artist constructs creepy Darth Vader masks entirely from dead insects

Artist Klaus Enrique’s humanoid sculptures are both beautiful and grotesque, made from both fragrant flowers, vegetables and plants- as well as …

This Bulgarian Music Video Is A 'Star Wars' Dance-Off

Mind control. Nasty lightsaber skills. World-destroying heavy artillery. These are the powers of the Dark Side that "Star Wars" fans are accustomed to. But now, there's a new force to contend with: ridiculous dance moves.<p>Deep Zone Project is a Bulgarian music group that's represented the country in …