Christopher Rasberry

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Why Vegan Diets Suck

5 reasons to enjoy your ham and cheese sandwich<p>There is no one right way to eat for everyone.<p>We are all different and what works for one person may not work for the next.<p>I personally advocate consumption of both animals and plants and I think there is plenty of evidence that this is a reasonable …

For The Record, Here's Why A White Person Shouldn't Call A Black Person 'Mammy'

A helpful explainer for any would-be Miley Cyruses out there.<p>WASHINGTON -- At this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, host Miley Cyrus appeared in a pre-taped segment with hip-hop artist Snoop Dogg and her own grandmother. Snoop told Cyrus that her “mammie” -- which has evidently long been Cyrus' …

Deorro ft. Erin McCarley - I Can Be Somebody (Original Mix)

Shades Of Grey (Win & Woo X Kiso Remix)

Shades of Grey

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry.<p>Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an estimated $3.5 billion …

MERS Cases Increasing in Saudi Arabia, And The Hajj Is Coming

When last we checked in on the elusive disease MERS—Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, caused by a virus related to the cause of the worldwide SARS epidemic in 2003—it had been brewing in the Gulf states for three years, but was triggering international alarm because of an outbreak in Korea.<p>That was …

The Japanese Art of Recognizing Beauty in Broken Things

How did you feel the last time a coffee mug slipped from your hands and shattered on your kitchen floor? Probably some combination of surprise and annoyance. If it was an heirloom or a sentimental piece, you may have even felt supremely guilty as you swept up the shards.<p>In Japan, instead of tossing …

Japanese Art

A Band Called The Internet, Preaching 'Ego Death'

Syd tha Kyd, the lead vocalist of the neo-soul crew The Internet, got that nickname from a next-door neighbor growing up. That man is still her neighbor, because she still resides in the house she's lived in since she was 2.<p>"My dad makes me breakfast every morning; he's very worried about my …

Frozen Fruit Fly Sex Is As Freaky As It Looks

But it could reveal more about how life is made<p>Male fruit flies are quite the Casanovas of the insect world. As he courts a female fly, the male dances and sings with his wing vibrations to woo her over in hopes of mating with her. If all goes well, she can lay up to 500 eggs at one time.<p>But the …

This Armpit Stain Hack Will Keep Your Shirts White All Summer Long

Summertime means longer days, trips to the beach and of course, ice cream. But it's not <i>all</i> sunshine. There's also sweat, sweat and well, more sweat. And with sweat comes armpit stains, a reality from which no white-shirt-wearer is safe.<p>Now, thanks to WhoWhatWear, there's hope for the sad, …

Immunotherapy: the big new hope for cancer treatment

<b>Analysis:</b> A combination therapy – helping the body’s own defences fight cancer cells – has shown impressive results for terminally ill melanoma patients<p>Immunotherapy is the most exciting development in cancer treatment in years, beginning to take off at a time when much cancer drug research seems …

Mastodon Portray "Wildlings" on "Game of Thrones"

<i>Photo courtesy of Helen Sloan/HBO</i><p>Mastodon band members Brann Dailor, Bill Kelliher, and Brent Hinds portrayed "wildlings" on tonight's episode of "Game of Thrones", which was filmed in Belfast in Northern Ireland. As previously reported, the band's original song "White Walker" is featured on the …

TV Series

How Leading Health Centers Can Serve Us Better

The U.S. health care system requires dramatic changes to better serve our population. This is a time for major stakeholders in the system to fundamentally re-evaluate their strategy to positively contribute to this change. Our academic institutions, and the health systems affiliated with them …

Healthy shrimp scampi in under 20 minutes — what a catch!

If you're a fan of shrimp scampi, you know that part of what makes it so delicious is the butter. But you don't have to use gobs of butter to get that rich flavor. This recipe for garlicky, lemony shrimp scampi from Cooking Light has less than two teaspoons per serving — plenty to give it a buttery …

Seafood

DC & Marvel Comics ~ characters through the ages > Well done GIF whoever crea...

DC & Marvel Comics ~ characters through the ages ><br>Well done GIF whoever created it, thank you much! Added to collection!

Whisk Salad Dressing Like A Chef

Discover the three basic ingredients that can transform any salad<p>Too many times I’ve ordered a salad at a restaurant and received a plate of iceberg lettuce topped with gloppy, super-salty dressing. I didn’t realize just how subpar this typical first course was until I took a trip to Paris, where …

Avocado Veggie Pita Pizza

We are rebooting our metabolism with this avocado veggie pita pizza. We cleared out what was left in our veggie drawer and created a nutritious energizing meal. The colorful array of veggies add fiber, vitamins A, C, and E; the mashed avocado is also a great source of monounsaturated fat. This …

Dorie Greenspan's Hot (and Cold) Chocolate

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The perfect from-scratch hot chocolate -- and a cozier Valentine's Day -- is just 3 pantry ingredients and 10 minutes away.</i><p>Think about trying to get a …

Tex-Mex Crockpot Quinoa

Crockpot quinoa with a Mexican twist. This delicious meal comes together in a snap and cooks low and slow all day.<p>You know that saying “a dog is a man’s best friend?”<p>Well, I think that’s false.<p>After much ponder-age, I have decided that a slow cooker really is a man’s best friend.<p>Let’s look at the …

Vegetarian Slow Cooker Recipes That Prove This Mighty Machine Isn't Just For Meat

Slow cookers have the reputation of being meat machines. While they have the unique ability to tenderize meat with minimal effort, the assumption that slow cookers are best for meaty dishes overlooks the amazing ways they can transform your vegetables.<p>First of all, it recently came to our attention …

Cookie Dough Brownies

<i>These cookie dough brownies are a treat that you can't beat! Who doesn't love eating eggless cookie dough, especially when it's on a fudgy brownie!</i><p>I'm pretty sure that my main reason for baking so much is the raw cookie dough/brownie batter/pie crust.<p>Why does food taste so much more decadent and …

How To Make Lemongrass Tea, Your New Favorite Drink This Winter

When it's cold and grey, there's nothing like a hot cup of tea to warm you up. Unlike hot chocolate, which could be a little too decadent to drink all day long, or coffee, which might keep you up for hours, tea is the beverage you can drink in unlimited quantities in the winter. If you drink as …

GOP Staffer Apologizes For Lecturing Obama Daughters To 'Show A Little Class'

A Republican staffer on Friday apologized for a Facebook post that criticized Malia and Sasha Obama's appearance at the annual White House turkey pardon ceremony, one of America's silliest holiday traditions.<p>Elizabeth Lauten, the communications director for Rep. Stephen Fincher (R-Tenn.), wrote …

This Smartphone Case Prints Your Photos Instantly

Remember Polaroid cameras? Back in the day, the idea of snapping a picture and seeing the results instantly was amazing.<p>Now, our favorite camera -- the smartphone -- doesn’t allow for instant prints, but a small company based in France might soon make that function a reality. The startup Prynt is …

Hackers will get paid for finding Blackphone flaws after all

Blackphone and Silent Circle, the secure communications firm that is behind the privacy-centric handset, have launched a program to pay hackers for …

Finally! The Edible Coffee Cup We've Been Waiting For

First the cookie shot, and now the coffee cone. After the success of Dominique Ansel's beloved cookie and milk creation, it's really no surprise that an edible coffee cup is finally here.<p>Prepare yourself for the "Alfred Cone" -- a "freshly dipped chocolate cone" for your espresso or macchiato …

Pasta with Pesto, Shrimp, and Cured Ham

6 Servings<p>A version of this recipe helped chef Danny Bowien win the Pesto World Championship in Italy in 2008. He was kind enough to let us adapt it a bit.<p>September 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 thin slice of garlic<p>2 tablespoons pine nuts<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt, plus more<p>4 cups (packed) fresh basil leaves<p>1 …

Recipes

21 Inspiring Fitness Girls To Follow On Instagram

All the motivation you need to get in shape—and stay there—in 2018.<p>From ballerinas to yogis and celebrity trainers, these stylish and in-shape girls show off the best workout motivation on Instagram. Follow along and be inspired to get fit—the healthy way.<p>Instagram