Ray Patterson

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The 25 Greatest Kitchen Hacks Every Cook Should Know

Genius ideas from the Cooking Light brain trust show you how to save time, minimize effort, make do deliciously, and not let anything get in your way …

Spicy Chorizo Gambas Recipe

Season shrimp with salt and pepper. Set aside.<p>Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium-high heat. Add half the garlic and sauté until golden. Do not …

STREET PHOTOGRAPHY MANUAL by ERIC KIM: How To Be More Aggressive

Singapore, 2016Dear friend,Let’s continue STREET PHOTOGRAPHY MANUAL by talking how by being more aggressive, you can make better photo and …

Street Photography

6 Free E-Books on Street Photography

Street photography primarily aims to capture the life on the street, or anywhere in public, for that matter. It’s almost synonymous with candid …

13 Ways to Let the Slow Cooker Make You Breakfast

I used to think the greatest thing about my slow cooker was the way it tackled dinner on super-busy weeknights, but then I learned that it does …

38 Things All Cat Owners Have Secretly Done At Least Once

You only call the cat "the cat" when you're angry.<p>1) Trying to hold your cat's paw, even though you know that is forbidden.<p>2) Having a real good paw session when your cat is asleep.<p>3) And then apologising when you wake your cat up by taking liberties with those paddy paws.<p>4) Getting used to the …

Pets

How a Documentary About Three Gay Palestinians Turned a Profit

Producer David Lombroso breaksdown what worked self distributing "Oriented."<p>Producer David Lombroso started his distribution company, Pictured, with …

This scientific quest to find “missing” memories is changing the way we think about the brain

A new experiment finds you don’t need to activate neurons to store memories.<p>Neuroscientist Nathan Rose and his colleagues at the University of Wisconsin recently lost track of a memory.<p>I mean that literally. One minute, they saw a trace of a memory “light up” in an fMRI scan. In the next minute it …

God Is Unconvincing To Smart Folks

As far as I can discover from interviews and from books, there are at least 21 reasons smart people find God unconvincing. Here are the 21 reasons, explained:<p><b>1. God as an old white man in the sky is unconvincing</b><p>Depictions of God as a humanoid (this is called 'anthropo-morphism' = in human form) …

Food Network

30-Minute Shepherd's Pie, via Rachael Ray<p>Get the recipe: http://www.foodtv.com/59v9h.

9 Ways to Use Leftover Pasta Sauce So It Never Goes to Waste Again

Illustration: Kath Nash <br>Raise your hand if you’ve ever opened a jar of marinara sauce, placed the leftovers in the fridge, and then a month later …

Cooking

10 Brilliant iPhone Tricks You Didn't Know About

The iPhone is intuitive, easy and powerful. But even many Apple power users don't know these simple tricks.<p>1) Ask SIRI to open the Pod Bay Doors<p>Apple …

Smart way to keep your brain healthy and young

<b>The best advice I ever got was that knowledge is power and to keep reading</b>.<p><b>David Bailey</b><p>Reading gives workout to your memory.<p>Reading gives your brain …

The Brain

A Trump Christian ?

• Preach Love of Enemies But Never Do It<br>• Advise Forgiveness of Enemies But Never Do It<br>• Avoid Bible Passages Like Micha Loving Mercy<br>• Avoid Bible Passages Like Jesus Forbiding Divorce<br>• Avoid Bible Passages Like Paul Veiling Women<br>• Avoid Bible Passages Like Christ Exalting the Poor<br>• Admire Millionaire Pastors …

Time to take out the trash: Donald Trump’s legacy is vanity, tastelessness, classlessness and men behaving badly

Regardless of the outcome, Trump has already left his mark on the presidency — by damaging our presidential ideals<p>One of the many long-term side effects of the Watergate fiasco was the sudden demystification of the American presidency. Not only did this spark the idea that the office can be held by …

Great Quotes From 100 Years Of Nobel Prize For Literature Winners

<i>List of literature quotes from the last 100 years of Nobel Literature Prize winners.<br>Gathered by Regina Kenney</i><p><b>“Death is the fairest thing in the</b> …

Literature

The Future of Genealogy Software

<b>Warning: this article contains personal opinions.</b><p>I recently exchanged email messages with a newsletter reader who is looking for a replacement for …

Be A Proud Cat Owner! Check Out These Cat Care Tips Today! | Cats and Dogs

Taking care of a cat is complex. Their mysterious ways are often quite beguiling. Being informed on cats can make the cat care process easier. Here …

Pets

'Boys in the Sand': The Greatest Moment of Gay Visibility Ever

Years ago I had the chance to ask playwright and screen writer Mart Crowley (<i>The</i> <i>Boys in the Band</i>) what he thought about Wakefield Poole taking off on …

Columbia University

26 Ways You're Not Using Your Microwave To Its Full Potential

It's not just for frozen meals.

Universal Pictures

This physicist changed the face of science before he was killed by a sniper during World War I

Great thinkers through history have written for centuries that there is nothing more wasteful of potential talent than war. Young men and women who might have gone on to do great things are mowed down senselessly in wartime, and what we may have gained is forever lost to speculation. Few embody …

Juan Gabriel was Mexico's gay icon — but he never spoke of his sexuality

With his glittery capes, slinky dance moves and ultra-romantic lyrics, Mexican superstar Juan Gabriel was an unlikely king in a country known for its machismo. He never spoke about his sexuality, yet was widely assumed to be gay.<p>It's no surprise that the singer was an icon in Mexico's gay …

LGBTQI

In Defense of the Philistines

The first potential DNA evidence from the Bible’s arch-baddies has been found in Israel—and it may help set the historical record straight on who the …

Archaeology

Swiss scientists have figured out what it is about pomegranates that can slow down the aging process

Pomegranates slow down the ageing process by prompting cells to recycle and rebuild themselves, Swiss researchers have shown.<p>The ruby red fruit was …

World Leaders

Walking football: the sporting craze helping men to battle depression

Men suffering from depression, anxiety and social isolation are literally walking back to happiness thanks to the rapidly spreading sporting craze of ‘walking football’, the sedentary iteration of the beautiful game that aims to attract older players who can no longer cover miles of turf in one …

A walk a day keeps your memory from going away

Hearing about the benefits of exercise can get old. Sure, physical activity is good for the bones, brain and heart – and may even help ward off cancer. But it's tough to stay motivated if you're too busy, hate gyms or have a bum knee.<p>If you're in that boat, this could be the jolt that gets you …

What It’s Like Growing Up Gay in Afghanistan

Whether Omar Mateen was gay or had any kind of sexual feelings for other men, same-sex attraction in Afghanistan, where his family was from, is …

LGBTQI

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This Is Why Frozen Fruits Should Be Your New Best Friend

Get the most out of your produce.<p><i>As part of HuffPost's “</i><i>Reclaim</i><i>” project, HuffPost Taste will focus the entire month of July on simple ways you can reduce food waste in your own home.</i><p>Summer is the best time to become well acquainted with your freezer. And no, we don't mean for sticking your head in …

Ice Cream

5 Ways to Slim Down Your Overweight Cat

1. <b>Feed portion-controlled meals on a consistent schedule.</b> In my experience, most owners of overweight cats serve their pets an all-day buffet. They put down a bowl of food and kitty is allowed to graze throughout the day. When the food gets low, the bowl is refilled.<p>Your cat is a carnivore, and in …