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10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …

10 Pancake Common Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

How to make pancakes like a short order cook. Just avoid these common mistakes!<p>For many Americans, pancakes evoke a certain kind of nostalgia. People make pancakes because they're delicious, crowd-pleasing, and easy. Well, sort of easy. There are a few crucial mistakes that home chefs commonly make …

Breakfast

The World's Most Alcoholic Beers

Did you know that you're currently sipping lager in the midst of an all-out beer war? It's true. Brewers all over the world have been in a no-holds-barred competition to see who can brew the highest alcohol-by-volume (ABV), best tasting beer, creating concoctions for the past four years that …

7 Dishes That Are Way Better With a Fried Egg

Once you've mastered the art of frying an egg, you should put it on pretty much everything. Here are 7 recipes to get you started:<p><b>Avocado egg toast.</b><p><b>Balsamic-braised Brussels sprouts with a fried egg.</b><p><b>Browned butter balsamic asparagus with crispy lentils and a fried egg.</b><p><b>Fried egg with chickpea salad</b> …

30 Brilliant Test Answers From Smartass Kids

When a child’s answer to a question on a quiz or test is incorrect but clever, should they get credit for it? Here are 30 clever test answers that …

Kids

Extraordinary Gorilla Photography

I've never looked properly to a gorilla. I've always known that these are some powerful, gorgeous primates, but I would never guess that they are …

21 Things Cat Owners All Secretly Think Sometimes

Have you ever felt like you loved your cat more than you could even stand? Whisper feels you.

If Dogs And Cats Could Talk

On second thought, you probably don't want to know. Comics by Jeremy Kaye and Yasmine Surovec!<p>Comics by Jeremy Kaye and Yasmine Surovec. Follow their work in our comics section!

19 Photos That Prove Love Knows No Bounds

Sometimes it takes animals to remind us how to be human.

Cute Animals

What Happens When A Cat Adopts You

When imgur user, hiblue visited his friend at his shop, he had no idea he would be coming home with a new furry best friend.

Here's An Adorable Update About The Recently Rescued Baby Florida Panther

It's been about a month since the little guy was found outdoors by biologists, but he's fitting in just fine.

19 Secrets Of People Who Spoil Their Pets

Everyone with a pet has spoiled them at one time or another. Whisper users shared their deepest pet spoiling secrets so now you don't have to feel alone.

23 Cats Looking Adorable In Mariachi Hats

Can I get a "me gusta"?

The United States of Hot Sauce

From sea to shining sea, we've rounded up hot sauces from every state in the Union (plus D.C., minus N.D.). Which one represents your home?<p></head>America is going from a country of mayo spreaders to one of hot sauce heatniks, with no signs of stopping. Since 2000, the American hot sauce market has …

New Jersey

Woman 'attempted to kill' children by driving minivan into Florida surf

A pregnant South Carolina woman pointed to the ocean, locked the doors of her minivan and rolled up the windows, telling her three children she was “trying to take them to a better place” as she drove her vehicle into the surf, authorities said.<p>Ebony Wilkerson even tried to call off bystanders …

21 Hilarious Pictures Of Cats That Are About To Sneeze

It is safe to say that cats are extraordinarily photogenic, but these cats, all caught mid-sneeze, prove that even cats can look silly and lose their …

21 Cats Who Must Be Training For Something Sneaky

They're so active and weird, but WHY?

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>With the Oscars on Sunday, you've got the perfect excuse to throw a party. Because most of your guests will be parked on the couch or floor all …

Samsung’s Galaxy S5 is here with more power, more pixels, and a refined design

What do you do when you’re one of the world’s largest smartphone makers and it’s time to update your flagship device? If you’re Samsung, you trot out the new Galaxy S5, a refined and updated take on last year’s wildly successful Galaxy S4. Like the new Gear wearables, the Galaxy S5 looks and feels …

Too Many Glass Jars Lying Around? Here Are 11 Cool Ideas For Reusing Them

<b>From Networx's Katie Marks:</b><p>We all know that mason jars are super hip in home decor right now, but what about jars in general? Because jars come in all shapes an sizes, not just the classic mason style, and chances are that if you buy peanut butter, spices, jams, and much more, you have some old …

Kerry Washington's Journey From Girl To Gladiator

Chart the path to stardom of the woman behind Olive Pope in honor of her 37th birthday.<p>Kerry Washington was born on Jan. 31, 1977, in the Bronx, N.Y., to Valerie, a professor, and Earl Washington, a real estate broker. "I grew up in a household where it was instilled in me that it's important to …

27 Red Velvet Desserts That Want To Be Your Valentine

Some things are meant to be.

These Stunning Underwater Photos Taken By Free Divers Are NOT Photoshopped (PHOTOS)

If you've ever held your breath underwater, you've technically been free diving. But the sport of free diving is an entirely new ball game, where individuals can dive to depths in excess of 600 feet on one single breath. Though it allows one to appreciate the serenity of the underwater world …

Sense of Taste: Coconut Mousse Cake (Recipe)

Last week, I blogged about being naughty and not conforming to a post-New Year's diet. Eating more healthfully year-round has always been my approach, so an occasional slice of cake won't lead me into a downward spiral of gluttony.<p>I've been thinking about how the texture of food can change your …

Discovery Channel's Latest Treachery Has Left Me Gobsmacked

I am a producer and TV series creator with 11 Emmy nominations forging a next generation model for independent content distribution. This scares the networks because it would make them dinosaurs. So, Discovery Channel is trying to crush me.<p>You see, my rights have been violated by two international …

Shrimp & Grits

4 Servings<p>This Low Country favorite is spiced up with two secret ingredients: a little Budweiser and a lot of tasso, a Cajun-spiced ham. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Grits<p>1 cup yellow grits (not instant)<p>1 cup grated sharp white cheddar<p>1 tablespoon …

Recipes

Skillet-Fried Chicken

4 Servings<p>This easy recipe for Southern fried chicken is the only one you'll ever need. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>February 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons kosher salt, divided<p>2 teaspoons plus 1 tablespoon freshly ground black pepper<p>1 1/2 teaspoons paprika<p>3/4 …

Recipes

The 30 Greatest Moments In The History Of Cute

These are the moments that defined a generation.

19 Cats Who Are Seriously Lacking Social Skills

Manners are hard when you just don't care.

37 Pictures That Prove Cats Have Hearts Of Gold

This post will make you want to go hug your kitty.