Jacquelyn Clark

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Bobby Brown Performs at Soul Food Festival Everyone Goes Through Heartache

<b>Bobby Brown</b> was an enormous hit atthe <b>Soul Food Festival</b> Saturday night ... and he moved the crowd to tears as he opened up about the hard time he's …

Peanut Fried Rice with Kale INGREDIENTS ¼ cup creamy natural peanut butter 1 tbsp. fresh grated ginger 1 tbsp. soy sauce juice of 1 lime 2 tbsp. vegetable oil 3 cups leftover cooked rice ½ bunch of kale, stems removed and sliced (about 3 cups) ¼ cup chopped peanuts 2 scallions, sliced INSTRUCTIONS Whisk together peanut butter, ginger, soy sauce and lime juice. Set aside. Fill a medium saucepan with water and heat to a boil. Remove from heat and blanch kale in water for 30 seconds to one minute, until just tender. Do this in batches if needed. Transfer to plate and set aside. Heat oil in large skillet or wok over medium-high heat. Add rice and peanut butter mixture. Flip with spatula to blend, then continue cooking and flipping until rice begins to form brown, crispy spots. This should take about five minutes, but you can continue cooking as long as you like to get the rice up to your preferred level of crispness. Add kale and mix with rice. Remove from heat. Serve topped with peanuts, scallions and hot sauce.

Merciles Confirms Cause of Wife's Death

Merciles is now confirming that his wife, Keisha Gibbs-Bartley died as a result of a Heart Attack. Music News caught up with the distraught …

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Why The FDA Doesn't Really Know What's In Your Food

<b>This story was published by The Center for Public Integrity, a nonpartisan investigative news organization in Washington, D.C.</b><p>Rebecca Fattell was enjoying breakfast at a hotel in Berlin last summer when, after a few bites of a roll, her mouth started to itch, her gums started to hurt and before …

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40 Regrets You Don’t Want to Have in 40 Years

<i>Stop wasting time regretting what you did a year ago. Start doing what you have to do now, so that in a year’s time you won’t regret what you did</i> …

The Best Places to Stargaze in America

For 25 years, NASA’s orbiting Hubble telescope has beamed mesmerizing images of our universe. But Earth dwellers can get stellar celestial views, too.<p>Here are three trip-worthy dark-sky havens in the United States:<p>> Lake Powell (Utah)<p>The combination of a thin atmosphere and lack of artificial light …

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Nine psychological reasons why we love lists

The internet is awash with information that’s been sliced and diced into bite-sized chunks. But why do we find it so appealing? Claudia Hammond explores the canny mind tricks behind the buzz.<p><b>1. We know exactly what we’re getting</b><p>Whether it’s the 10 ways your body is disgusting or the 100 greatest …

Psychology

Creative Courage for Young Hearts: 15 Emboldening Picture Books Celebrating the Lives of Great Artists, Writers, and Scientists

Jane Goodall, Julia Child, Pablo Neruda, Marie Curie, E.E. Cummings, Albert Einstein, Ella Fitzgerald, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Frida Kahlo, and more.<p>Margaret Mead extolled the value of “spiritual and mental ancestors” in how we form our identity — those people to whom we aren’t related but whose …

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10 Insanely Gorgeous, Under-The-Radar European Destinations

The value of the dollar against the euro is the highest it has been in years, making now the perfect time to take that trip you've been meaning to plan. But instead of the usual suspects (lookin' at you, London and Paris), why not try one of these under-the-radar spots that are far less crowded but …

17 Things You Missed At The MTV Movie Awards

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Jennifer Hudson Is a Car Karaoke Master

She owned it while singing with James Corden.<p>New <i>Late Late Show</i> host James Corden is making musical car rides his thing, and Jennifer Hudson is his latest amazing passenger. In a new installment of Carpool Karaoke (the first starred Mariah Carey), he and Hudson drive around L.A., belting out her …

12 Pasta Salads Just in Time for Spring

Changes to your fashion and beauty looks aren’t the only things that need an overhaul come springtime — your collection of recipes could also use a bit of a kick. Let’s face it: Now that the weather is filled with sunny days and sultry nights, the last thing you want to do is to be stuck slaving …

90 Years Of Hollywood Stars, Caricatured By Al Hirschfeld

The legendary illustrator Al Hirschfeld, known as the “Line King,” lived for a century–from 1903 to 2003–and spent the majority of that century drawing pen-and-ink caricatures of Broadway and Hollywood stars. His drawings of the likes of Ella Fitzgerald, Sidney Poitier, Ringo Starr, and Julia …

Stromae Delivers a Heart-Wrenching Performance of "Formidable"

Belgian singer <b>Stromae</b> (né Paul Van Haver) belongs to that rare class of European mega pop star (and we mean mega—his music videos on YouTube have been played more than half a billion times) who has yet to reach commensurate heights in America. In part that may be because he sings in French; but his …

'Sesame Street' Remodels After 45 Seasons: Will Kids Freak Out?

We spoke to a school psychologist, a Harvard Medical School professor, and the director of Sesame Workshop's education and research team to find out what impact the changes might have on young viewers.<p>Oscar the Grouch's new trash can. Photo courtesy of Sesame Workshop<p>Here's a question for the hive …

7 Psychological Tricks for Getting More Work Done | Inc.com

We all wish we could get more work done in less time. If we were more productive, we'd have a better chance at getting that raise, we'd have more personal time to do what we wanted, and we'd get closer to our goals much faster. Unfortunately, you can't bully yourself into working harder. There's no …

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Jon Stewart: why I quit The Daily Show

Stewart’s decision to retire as host of the satirical news show after 16 years has left liberal America in mourning. So why is he leaving just before an election – and what will happen when he steps out from behind the desk?<p>There was no one moment when Jon Stewart knew it was time for him to leave …

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