Robyn Thomson

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Hilarious Honest Trailer for MAN OF STEEL

chocolate-glazed croissant cupcakes

I met my BFF in Language Arts class when I was fourteen. What the lesson plan of ‘Language Arts’ consisted of or what knowledge I gleaned from the 50 …

Buttermilk Magic Cake

A lovely, layered dessert known as a “magic cake” has been pipping up on blogs all over the place lately. The cake is a dessert which magically turns …

Harry Potter Cupcakes! Make Golden Snitch Cupcakes - A Cupcake Addiction How To Tutorial

Almost Instant Vanilla Pudding

There is a reason that Jell-o instant pudding is so popular, and that is the fact that you can make it in about an instant. The pudding mix magically …

Tiramisu Brownies Recipe

[pinit]<br>Although my parents divorced when I was a freshman in high school, my brother and I are incredibly fortunate in the fact that they’ve always …

Nutella Swirled Banana Bread

Breakfast

Happy Meals… Cupcake Replay

June 3, 2013<p>Father’s Day isn’t too far away and I wanted to do a little replay of a fun project from almost four years ago. Yikes, that’s weird to …

Cupcakes

What Athletes Looked Like Before And After They Used Steroids

Alex Rodriguez, Ryan Braun, and many other MLB players are at the center of another scandal right now. MLB is planning to suspend up to 20 players for allegedly being connected to a Biogenesis clinic in Miami.<p>Many athletes have also used steroids to get ahead, and plenty of them have gotten …

David Ferrer has unenviable task to stop Rafael Nadal in French Open final | Kevin Mitchell

Only a sadist would not feel sympathy for David Ferrer on his biggest day. By almost unanimous agreement, he will be the Spaniard who suffers most on …

Rafael Nadal beats David Ferrer to win eighth French Open title

<b>Rafael Nadal coped with an on-court intruder and the Paris rain to beat fellow Spaniard David Ferrer and win a record eighth French Open title.</b><p>Nadal, 27, came through 6-3 6-2 6-3 to reaffirm his dominance on clay, and further elevate himself among the greats of the sport.<p>Most wins at a Grand …

Stockholm's male train drivers wearing skirts to work

Male train drivers in Stockholm have circumvented a ban on wearing shorts in the summer by coming to work in skirts.<p>More than a dozen male employees working for the Roslagsbanan train services in the <b>Swedish</b> capital have been wearing skirts in order to keep cool.<p>One of the drivers, Martin Åkersten, …

Regulation

Blanket Surveillance. Total Secrecy. What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Imagine that one day you came home to find a shiny little bubble of one-way glass in an upper corner of every single room, and a notice left on your kitchen table: “<i>As required by the Safe Society Act, we have installed remotely controlled cameras throughout your home. (Also your office.) But don’t</i> …

Why Does the American Media Get Big Stories Wrong?

A magazine publisher has written a provocative article raising that question. I try to offer some answers.<p>Colin Dunn/Flickr<p>1) Excessive deference to government officials is one factor that causes the news media to get important stories wrong, especially in the realms of national security, law …

Hundreds flee deadly gunbattles in Somalia

At least 18 people have been killed in gunbattles in the disputed southern Somalian port city of Kismayu, residents have said.<p>Hundreds were fleeing the clashes on Saturday, the first since several former warlords staked rival claims on the lucrative port and fertile hinterlands in May.<p>Gunmen from …

Nelson Mandela Hospitalized (Again) for a Lung Infection

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The 94-year-old former South African president Nelson Mandela is in "serious but stable" condition …

Sudan 'orders halt to oil transfers' from South Sudan

<b>Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir has ordered the stoppage of oil transfers through its territory from South Sudan from Sunday, state media report.</b><p>State radio gave no further details in a text alert that it sent to subscribers.<p>Oil only started flowing again in April after the two sides struck a deal.<p>…

Africa

Hacker Who Helped Expose Steubenville Could Get More Prison Time Than The 2 Convicted Rapists

A 26-year-old cybersecurity consultant who made the rape of a 16-year-old in Steubenville, Ohio a national outrage has been raided by the FBI, Mother Jones reports.<p>Deric Lostutter — previously known as KYAnonymous — identified himself in an exclusive interview to Mother Jones.<p>The young hacker now …