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Noam Chomsky: Why Donald Trump is pushing the doomsday clock to the brink of midnight

Noam Chomsky discussed Trump, Russia, history and the<p><i>The following is an</i> <i>transcript of a recent public interview at the University of Arizona with linguist and political commentator Noam Chomsky by Dr. David N. Gibbs.</i><p><b>David Gibbs:</b> The main issue on everyone’s minds is the inauguration of Donald Trump …

Geopolitics

52 Great Saturdays in L.A.

Your weekends just got significantly less boring<p>First comes Friday. Sunday brings up the rear. But the weekend’s middle child (that’s a fancy way of …

After the Women's March: six mass US demonstrations to join this spring

Organizers across the US are riding the momentum of the post-inauguration march to mobilize in solidarity with scientists, immigrants, LGBT people and more<p>Hope your feet aren’t sore yet, because come spring, there are major nationwide marches planned for nearly every weekend.<p>After the success of …

Rights & Freedoms

This Ultra-Cheap Material Uses Sunlight To Purify Drinking Water

Leave it in a bottle and it uses the water’s own oxygen to destroy bacteria.<p>After sitting in the sun, a piece of coated plastic can turn sewage water into clean drinking water at almost no cost.<p>A photocatalytic material (which uses light to fuel a chemical reaction) designed by researchers at the …

Four men developed a tool to keep track of Trump's every move

As Donald Trump embarks on his journey to "Make America Great Again," the world is waiting to see if he follows through on the <i>many</i> promises he made …

Hillary Clinton’s Personal March on Washington

In 1848, at Wesleyan Chapel, in Seneca Falls, New York, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, a suffragist and abolitionist married to a co-founder of the Republican Party, submitted the Declaration of Sentiments, a revolutionary document that did for the cause of equal rights for women what the Declaration of …

Michelle Obama

Oven Baked Chicken Quesadillas

4.93 from 13 votes<p>Print<p>Oven Baked Chicken Quesadillas<p>Prep Time<p>15 mins<p>Cook Time<p>16 mins<p>Total Time<p>31 mins<p>This is how to make multiple Quesadillas in one …

The rules for setting your holiday table (and why they matter)

Setting the table is often a hurried, last-minute chore. But it’s the holidays; make it special. Mindy Lockard, an etiquette and lifestyle expert and founder of the Gracious Girl blog, says the art of table setting is an important part of her world. Many of our modern-day place-setting traditions …

Hung Up

Tech Insider

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The European restaurants that need to be on your bucket list

Sometimes there is more to a restaurant than the food. Whilst the the real test is in the taste, the entire experience is important – and some of the …

With Only One Previous Set of Owners, a Pristine Eichler Home Asks $799K - Dwell

Boasting an entry atrium, sliding glass walls, wood paneling, and iconic designs, this house is a well-preserved time capsule.<p>Step through the vibrant red door of this Eichler home in Granada Hills, California, and you’ll still find yourself outside. The classic one-story A-frame by the legendary …

Architecture
Mike Pence

Mount Rushmore Turns 75: Pictures

United States

How to do Pop Art makeup for Halloween that looks so amazing, Lichtenstein would be proud

If you’re a fan of pop art cartoon makeup, you already know how fun and cute it is. It’s also, as our beloved YouTubers show us, pretty easy to do at …

The ‘best pizza in the world’ from Eat, Pray, Love is coming to London

If you’re a true pizza obsessive, you probably developed intense food envy while watching Eat, Pray, Love.<p>The cheese pull on that slice. The thin, …

Artist David Hockney Says The Drive To Create Pictures 'Is Deep Within Us'

Artist David Hockney is obsessed with looking. He looks and looks, and then, in his works, he makes <i>us</i> see what <i>he</i> sees.<p>The artist says looking and showing are as old as time. "I think the first person to draw an animal on a wall would have perhaps been watched by someone. And then, when he'd got the …

Art

'Vote November 28': Trump seems to confuse election day with the date of a trial against Trump University

During a rally in Florida, Trump told supporters in the crowd the wrong date for election day. The date he mentioned is actually the start date of a trial against his defunct seminar program, Trump University.<p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Twitter

Trump University

Venice’s best restaurants: Where to eat with the locals

Venice is high on many a traveller’s must-visit list. Whether you visit in the height of summer or depths of winter, you certainly won’t be the only …

Italy

Alice in Wonderland Edition Features Illustrations by Salvador Dalí

It's almost impossible to think about Lewis Carroll's 1865 classic <i>Alice in Wonderland</i> without calling to mind the iconic illustrations that …

Alice In Wonderland

London's Best Dim Sum

Dim sum are those tiny bites of deliciousness designed to be eaten over a long lazy brunch, traditionally served with tea and we just can’t get …

England

6 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter

The reason these are the best of Netflix's many "brainy" entries is they all share a multifaceted approach — looking at the economics, social, and cultural angles of each problem while also keeping us tied to a single, compelling narrative.<p>Six incredible, stimulating documentaries, all streaming on …

Migrant Workers

Fountains – Małgorzata Chodakowska

What It’s Like in Space: Weird Stories from Those Who’ve Been

Since the start of the space era, just 536 people have been to space itself. The journey and experience continue to captivate millions nonetheless, and the new book <i>What It’s Like in Space: Stories From Astronauts Who Have Been There</i> by Ariel Waldman highlights some of the most interesting — and …

Massive breakthrough in language barrier

New York City-based company Waverly Labs say they’ve developed the world’s first smart earpiece which translates conversations between two people …

'Bright Lights' Cannes Review: Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds Documentary Is Very Funny, Brutally Honest

“We didn’t know it was going to get that dark,” co-director Fisher Stevens tells TheWrap<p>Cannes Classics is an easy-to-overlook Cannes Film Festival …

Debbie Reynolds

The 10 Best Restaurants In Amalfi, Italy

Italy

Inflatable pillow lets travelers dive face-first into sleep

Like the Ostrich Pillow and the NapAnywhere, the Woollip is aimed at helping people to get some sleep when they're on the go. It was designed by …

Prototyping