Nancy Tirado

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Basting Your Fried Eggs Is Cool, But Basting Them in Flavored Butters Is Even Better

Tomato-caper butter? Yes, please.<p>If you don’t know this trick for the greatest fried eggs, let us help you crack the code: Carefully basting your whites with oil from the pan ensures that they set all the way through as the edges crackle and crisp away, and the yolk is left gloriously runny.<p>But …

Dakgangjeong (Sweet Crispy Chicken)

Soak the chicken pieces in milk for at least 2 hours in the fridge. This step is optional.<p>Drain thoroughly. Remove any visible fat. Cut the chicken …

Italian Bread and Cabbage Soup with Sage Butter

This scrumptious, thick bread soup is about playing up the cabbage family - the king of winter veggies. It's layered like lasagna, with grilled bread …

Iconic College Bars

Immerse yourself in the timeless student traditions and signature drinks that have transformed these watering holes into stomping grounds for the …

Blamer-In-Chief: The Art Of The Dodge

Trump is the consummate blame artist.<p>“I blame myself – it was my fault, and I take full responsibility for it,” said Donald Trump, not once, ever, in his entire life.<p>Here’s what else he didn’t say about the rout and ruin of repeal and replace: “I was clueless about health care policy. Instead of …

Trump's Huge Failure

After promising to “repeal and replace Obamacare on day one [of his presidency],” Donald Trump suffered an ignominious rejection on day 64.<p>After promising to “repeal and replace Obamacare on day one [of his presidency],” Donald Trump suffered an ignominious rejection on day 64.<p>True to form, Trump …

Rib Eye Steak with Onion Blue Cheese Sauce

3 Terrifying Reasons For Trump's Latest Rant

No president can order a wiretap on his own.<p>Early Saturday morning, March 4, the 45th president of the United States alleged in a series of tweets that former president Barack Obama orchestrated a “Nixon/Watergate” plot to tap Trump’s phones at his Trump Tower headquarters last fall in the run-up …

Trump Aims To Destroy Obama Politically And Personally

From the start, Obama was Trump’s political meal ticket.<p>At a candidate’s forum in early 2015, then presidential candidate Trump without a blink said, “I don’t know if he loves America.” The “he” Trump referred to was, of course, former President Obama. The slap at Obama was simply the latest in …

Here's Why There's A Plastic Baby Jesus Hiding Inside Your King Cake

Happy Mardi Gras ... don't choke!<p>King cake may look like the sloppy work of a toddler ― it’s covered in a mess green, yellow and purple frosting or sprinkles, and someone left a plastic toy baby inside of it ― but there’s a whole lot of Mardi Gras symbolism behind it.<p>King cake is a frosted, bready …

Mardi Gras Recipes To Make For Your Fat Tuesday Feast

All hail the beignet.<p>Whatever your connection to Mardi Gras, if you’re not in it for the food you are doing it wrong. Mardi Gras, otherwise known as Fat Tuesday, is all about indulging in rich, heavy foods. (Fat Tuesday comes right before Ash Wednesday, the beginning of a fasting period for …

Kung Pao Chicken with Macadamias

One of my favourite restaurants in Melbourne, Dainty Sichuan, has reconnected my love for Kung Pao chicken for their uncompromising use of Sichuan …

Why I Hate President Trump

For the record, I don’t hate Donald Trump the person. I hate Donald Trump the president.<p>I wish I didn’t. But I do. Here’s why:<p>He’s a pathological liar, according to Republican Ted Cruz.<p>He’s a fake, a fraud, and a con-man, according to Republican Mitt Romney.<p>He convinced 81 percent of white …

Too Little From Congress, Too Much From Trump

The relative speed differential between the Trump White House and the Republican Congress is already starting to cause problems, it seems. Because the Trump administration is moving so quickly and Congress historically moves at a pretty glacial pace, the unspoken bargain between congressional …

Mitch McConnell's big mistake

<b>(CNN) —</b> The effort by Republican leaders to silence Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday was a Pyrrhic victory -- a short-term win within the Senate chamber. But it has also given Warren and the Democrats a rallying point from which to defy the Trump administration -- not just on the Jeff Sessions …

Beloved therapy dog needs help of his own

<b>(CNN) —</b> Casper has spent his life, all 63 dog-years of it, serving others.<p>With every tail wag and wet-nose kiss, he has spread love and happiness in a place that can feel desperate: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, where kids are often confined to their hospital rooms for months on end.<p>Though …

Physiotherapy

Trump’s Muslim Ban Inspires An Incredibly Satisfying Viral Comic

Lady Justice to the rescue!<p>This comic has courted quite a bit of attention online.<p>Last week, when a federal judge put a nationwide block on President Donald Trump’s executive order that banned refugees and citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States, a doodling duo …

Elizabeth Warren Gives Progressives In Congress A Rousing Call To Arms Against Trump

“Our moment of crisis didn’t begin with the election of Donald Trump. We were already in crisis."<p>Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) vowed steadfast resistance to President Donald Trump’s agenda in a speech at the Congressional Progressive Caucus retreat in Baltimore on Saturday.<p>Warren argued that it …

From Chili To Wings: 15 Winning Super Bowl Recipes

From thick, rich Beef Chili to creamy Buffalo Chicken Dip, these easy recipes have you covered.<p>The great thing about hosting a Super Bowl party is that there’s no pressure to make anything fancy — snacks, dips, and a big pot of chili will make everyone happy. From thick, rich Beef Chili to creamy …

Powerful New Yorker Cover Shows Statue Of Liberty's Torch Going Dark

“Now it seems that we are turning off the light.”<p>The New Yorker will mark its 92nd anniversary later this month with a stark cover it said was in response to the opening weeks of the presidency of Donald Trump.<p>The Feb. 13-20 cover features the light of the Statue of Liberty snuffed out:<p>“It used to …

It Took Donald Trump 8 Days To Bring The U.S. To The Brink Of A Constitutional Crisis

"Obedience to specific court orders is what keeps us from being a banana republic or fascist dictatorship. That's a really big deal."<p>It took little more than a week in office for President Donald Trump to thrust the nation to the brink of a constitutional crisis.<p>Late Friday, Trump issued an …

A Clarifying Moment in American History

There should be nothing surprising about what Donald Trump has done in his first week—but he has underestimated the resilience of Americans and their institutions.<p>I am not surprised by President Donald Trump’s antics this week. Not by the big splashy pronouncements such as announcing a wall that he …

Political Science

The Inevitability Of Impeachment

After just one week.<p>Trump has been trying to govern by impulse, on whim, for personal retribution, for profit, by decree ― as if he had been elected dictator. It doesn’t work, and the wheels are coming off the bus. After a week!<p>Impeachment is gaining ground because it is the only way to get him …

Trump's Latest Abomination: Blocking Refugees

Why does January 28, 2017 mark a day that requires a crack-down on refugees and people asking for asylum from seven predominant Muslim nations? Why is it that neither George W. Bush and Barack Obama who were facing far worse times involving terrorism than Donald Trump is facing today never felt the …

Watch The Moment Protesters Found Out A Court Blocked Trump's Refugee Ban

Demonstrators chanted "refugees are welcome here" and "love trumps hate."<p>Protesters erupted in cheers at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Saturday evening upon hearing the news that a federal judge had temporarily halted parts of President Donald Trump’s executive order that aimed to block …

King Donald, Get Used To Losing

<i>I once worked as a speechwriter, so sometimes I get speeches in my head. Like tonight, after two federal judges dealt a setback to Donald Trump's Muslim immigration ban. If you're speaking at a protest this week, and you need material, feel free to borrow.</i><p>King Donald, you're right -- you do have …

Don't Tell Me To Get Over It

In the past week, I have been told to “get over it” and “suck it up” by more than 100 people on my own Facebook page. Here is my response.<p>I will continue to post as many political comments and memes as I like. I will also continue to post as many free downloads, funny photos, and interesting quotes …

The Birth Of F**kery: How To Think About Donald Trump's Lies

None of our language seems to capture the president-elect's ability to assemble a collection of falsehoods into a grandiose whole. But there is, in fact, a word for it. We need Nietzsche and hip-hop to help get us there.<p>In his 1987 comedy film, “Raw<i>,”</i> Eddie Murphy jokes about an argument with …