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The Food Lab: How To Make The Best Fajitas

GalleryThe Food Lab: How To Make The Best Fajitas<p>More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>I'm not particularly proud of my time time spent working at the kinds of cheesy chain restaurants you'd find next to the Victoria's Secret at the mall, or perhaps in …

30 years of Zelda: See the Hero of Time through the ages (pictures)

Why the BMW M1 Didn't Get a Second Lease on Life

This is what a no compromise situation got you.<p>The BMW M1 is an odd duck in BMW's history: a stand-alone supercar, built with a racing career in mind. Initiated by BMW Motorsport director Jochen Neerpasch, it was green-lit in the mid-1970s and intended to dominate in racing competition.<p>Neerpasch …

How ISIS Spread in the Middle East

And how to stop it<p>“It is perfectly true, as the philosophers say, that life must be understood backwards. But they forget the other proposition: that it must be lived forwards.” This observation was made in 1843 by the Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard in a journal entry, but it might have been …

Middle East

How to play PC games on Android (Heroes of Might & Magic, Civilization III, Disciples 2, Age of Empires, StarCraft)

From Commodore 64 emulators, through DOS ones, all the way down to SNES and and PlayStation Portable, it's fair to say that Android is an incredible …

While you were sleeping, your brain was working overtime

Sleep has profound importance in our lives, such that we spend a considerable proportion of our time engaging in it. Sleep enables the body—including the brain—to recover metabolically, but contemporary research has been moving to focus on the active rather than recuperative role that sleep has on …

The Stories of the Takumi: Nissan GT-R's Master Craftsmen

Nissan GT-R

Is internet addiction real?

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: Pond5/lasse<p>The stories are numerous, yet extreme, and thus widely covered. You’ve probably heard at least a few.<p>In …

The 21st Century’s 12 greatest novels

Horatius by Thomas Babington Macaulay | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editors’ note:</i> <i>While serving the English government in India during the 1830s, politician, poet, and historian Thomas Babington Macaulay spun</i> …

How to Make Homemade Pasta | The Art of Manliness

To date, I’ve never had to sleep in the <i>doghouse</i>.<p>As a kid, I fondly remember the first time I thought I’d have such an opportunity. Dad and I were …

Italian Food

The Best Book I Read This Year

Staff selections from a year of reading<p><i>The Atlantic</i>'s editors and writers share their favorite titles—new, classic, or somewhere in between—from a year of reading.

The Battle of Rage Against the Machine

Zack de la Rocha clearly recalls how the hurt, anger and cruel surprise – the compound whack of ignorant racism – literally knocked the speech out of …

The Ten Cars That Improved The Most Over Time

Some cars wear badges that have been around for decades. Here's what those years and years of improved technology and build quality look like.<p>10.) …

Apocalypse, New Jersey: A Dispatch From America's Most Desperate Town

The first thing you notice about Camden, New Jersey, is that pretty much everyone you talk to has just gotten his or her ass kicked.<p>Instead of …

Too High To Fail: Inside Denver's Weed Boom

Even if you didn't know that Denver has become America's undisputed stoner capital, there are clues. Like the two Jerry Garcia-themed bars. Or the …

This Is What A Truly Small V8 Sounds Like

A couple of weeks ago we asked you to show us the smallest V8s ever made, and there were plenty of great answers. 3.8L, 3.0L, hell even a 2.6 motor …

The Boiled Lobster, Perfected

<i>Published in the August 2013 issue</i><p><i>Bill Taibe, The Whelk, Westport, Connecticut</i><p><b>Just about 10:00</b> every morning, I get a lobster delivery from my local waterman, Norm Bloom, whose family has been pulling shellfish out of the Long Island Sound for three generations. When there's no stopover between …

How to Roast Coffee at Home | The Art of Manliness

“Little campfires, rapidly increasing to hundreds in number, would shoot up along the hills and plains and, as if by magic, acres of territory would …