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‘Deadpool 2’ Drops New Pictures Of Domino And Josh Brolin’s ‘Epic’ Cable

<i>Deadpool 2</i> is smack dab in the middle of shooting according to director David Leitch (<i>John Wick</i>, <i>Atomic Blonde</i>, holy sh*t <i>Deadpool 2</i> is going to have awesome fight scenes). Ryan Reynolds nonetheless had to take a break from the set to promote his other comedy-action movie coming out, <i>The Hitman’s</i> …

3 Reasons Why You Should Never Drink Without a Cigar Again

Peoples’ quirks have always entertained the hell out of me. Why on earth would you wear socks to bed? Who decided that olive juice should go in a …

Cigars

Want high quality whisky? Get Aldi’s discount brands – they’ve just won a host of awards

Many of us think of the best-tasting, highest quality whiskey as being a hugely expensive label that we have to save for a special occasion and …

The five universal laws of human stupidity

In 1976, a professor of economic history at the University of California, Berkeley published an essay outlining the fundamental laws of a force he perceived as humanity’s greatest existential threat: Stupidity.<p>Stupid people, Carlo M. Cipolla explained, share several identifying traits: they are …

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Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

There’s a limit to how much people trust the biggest social network on the planet.<p>11:47 a.m. April 5, 2018<p>The 2008 financial crisis echoed the Stuart …

Burnt oak: The art of the whiskey barrel - CNN Style

Food

10 Essential Bottles of Bourbon

Rare and delicious bourbons you should try<p>We’re not the only ones who appreciate a fine glass of bourbon. In 2007, <b>Congress officially declared</b> September <b>National Bourbon Heritage Month</b>; eight years later, the allure of the South’s historic spirit is stronger than ever. As a last call for this …

7 Burning Questions About Whiskey, Answered

Fire water, water of life, juice—whatever you call it, whiskey (also spelled “whisky”) is having a moment. But with so many different whiskeys …

Whiskey

Understanding Different Types of Whiskey

Overwhelmed by the complex world of wines, beers, and spirits? You’re not alone. Today let’s look at one of the most common questions that we receive …

Scotch Whisky

Watch a human-carrying drone lift a snowboarder off a mountain

Brought to you by Samsung™<p>YouTuber (and CNN employee) Casey Neistat may have retired from daily vlogging, but he hasn’t quit making videos. His latest holiday video goes bigger than ever, with a giant, custom-made drone that’s capable of lifting and flying around an adult human being (in this case, …

This New Russian Reality Show Is a Real-Life Hunger Games

Omfg.<p>A real-life <i>Hunger Games</i> TV show is due to be aired in Russia.<p>The show, which is set in the Siberian wilderness, promises a showdown where contestants follow rules that state: "Everything is allowed. Fighting, alcohol, murder, rape, smoking, anything."<p>'Game2: Winter' will feature 30 …

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How to Wear a Beanie Without Ruining Your Hair

Beanie hair: the flattened, cowlick-ed, jacked-up result of wearing a beanie on your daily commute is threatening your grooming reputation and, thus, your entire style acuity. No man with a head of hair is safe from the seasonal affliction. And what's worse is that there seems to be only two …

Hair

A Whisky for Every Budget: 8 Single Malt Scotches to Know and Love

A few decades ago, when single malts were few and serious whisky nerds were even fewer, it used to be so simple: You could waltz into a liquor store, scan the small selection of bottles in the Scotch section, pick the fanciest-looking one you could afford, and be done with your holiday booze …

Old Fashioned Bourbon Milk Punch

<i>Courtesy Pamela Wiznitzer, creative director, Seamstress, New York City</i><p>The sweetened condensed milk nicely cuts through the high-proof bourbon in …

Greenville man warns police he has bomb, dies in explosion at apartment

A 51-year-old man died in a fiery explosion early Tuesday after he said he had a bomb and threatened to set it off at his apartment, Greenville …

How Rogue One Fits Into the Star Wars Timeline

Is <i>Rogue One</i> a sequel? A prequel? A spinoff? The answer is yes—to all of the above. It’s the first standalone <i>Star Wars</i> story that doesn’t fit directly …

21 Terms Every Whiskey Lover Should Know

The most important whisky jargon, from cooperage to small-batch, defined.<p><b>1. BEER</b><p>Whiskey is made from beer. Boring, sometimes weird beer, but beer nonetheless.<p><b>2. CASK STRENGTH</b><p>Whiskey bottled at the (high) proof at which it came out of the barrel. More expensive, ounce for ounce, but if you're …

Flavors

Enjoy This Hour-Long Video of Nick Offerman Drinking Whisky in Scotland

And tune out the rest of the Internet.<p>At some point, presumably last year, Nick Offerman sat in front of the Lagavulin distillery, peacefully sipping Scotch as partygoers rang in the New Year behind him. He made a video. It's an hour long.<p>Around 12 minutes and 25 seconds in, music softly begins to …

Nick Offerman

Whisky secret to longer life, says 110-year-old

A 110-year-old British woman is convinced that her longevity is down to a nightcap of whisky every eveniing.<p>Grace Jones has seen off 26 prime …

Whiskey