Sadie Smith

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Spicy Smoked Gouda Twice-Baked Potatoes

I love to host parties, and one thing you can be guaranteed of at my house is an extravagant cheese plate to snack on. I’ve gained the reputation of …

Cooking

17 Seriously Helpful Tips, Tricks, And Hacks That'll Make Putting On Makeup So Much Easier

Hacking

LSD Study Reveals Unprecedented "Harmonic" Reorganization of Brain

The drug appears to hit a "reset" button in the brain.<p>Ongoing neuroscience research on psychedelic drugs like LSD and psilocybin is increasingly …

30 Movies from the Past 10 Years Everyone Should Watch at Least Once

Movie night, here we come.<p>If you’re looking for great movies, look no further. I’ve compiled a list of fantastic films from the past ten …

Country Lifestyle

Fire Escapes Are Evocative, But Mostly Useless

In the 19th century, fire escapes saved tenement dwellers from peril. Today they are more likely to cause harm than to prevent it.<p>Tony wooed Maria from one in <i>West Side Story</i>. Rosario Dawson belted from one in <i>Rent</i>. They became just another piece in a gritty urban jungle gym for the kids in <i>The Get</i> …

How To Think Through Stress and Not Obsess

Have you ever found yourself obsessing over something negative that's happened to you, and getting more and more upset, but feeling unable to let it …

13 differences between a local and a transplant in Philly

<b>1.</b> At breakfast, <b>native Philadelphians</b> request double orders of scrapple, extra crispy, to complement cheesy scrambled “aegz,” smothered in catsup, …

New Jersey

Quick Vegetable Main Dishes

From a layered eggplant, zucchini and tomato casserole to a rustic vegetable tart, here are some fantastic and quick vegetable recipes.

A Neuroscientist’s Diary of a Concussion

One evening in April, driving home from a university function, I was stopped in freeway traffic caused by roadworks somewhere up ahead when I felt a massive jolt. The back of my head hit the headrest, then my head lurched forward and I felt something hit the inside of my forehead with a squishy …

A new book examines German influence on modern day graphic design

From Bauhaus to dark era of propaganda<p><i>Pioneers of German Graphic Design</i> is a weighty 400-page tome by Jens Müller, on how art, minimalism, and commerce spawned a new form of visual communication. The book, published by Callisto, is the definitive text on how German designers influenced and shaped …

How do you draw a circle?

Analysis suggests that the way you draw a simple circle is linked to geography and cultural upbringing, deep-rooted in hundreds of years of written …

Psychology

Behold The Paintings of David Bowie: Neo-Expressionist Self Portraits, Illustrations of Iggy Pop, and Much More

Would you believe that David Bowie, era-transcending pop star, actor, and avid reader, found not just the time to build a formidable art collection …

How to DIY the Cosiest Woollen Throw Ever

What's better than lazing the cold days away on a couch, under a warm blanket, with a good book or your favourite shows in front of you? Lazing under …

The Art of the Marbler: An Enchanting Film on the Centuries-Old Craft of Making Handmade Marbled Paper

The current mode of scandal in business and politics involves email and tweets rather than memoranda. But we do not yet live a paperless world, even …

Trump’s Insidious Dual Assault On The American Creative Class

Draconian budget cuts in the arts and odious Trumpcare provisions combine to impoverish Americans and extinguish creativity and freedom of expression.<p>Americans for the Arts, the leading arts advocacy group in the nation, reports that the White House just released official details of its FY2018 …

Health Care

How to Fix Mistakes and Make Changes in Watercolor

Watercolor painting has the reputation of being unforgiving, but there are several different ways to fix mistakes in watercolor, make changes, or …

How the Bible shapes contemporary attitudes to rape and sexual assault

A retiring judge recently faced accusations of victim blaming when she used her final courtroom case as a plea to women to “protect themselves” from …

In 'Captured,' People In Prison Draw The 'People Who Should Be'

Tackling the alleged misdeeds of corporate America, one portrait at a time.<p>Charles and David Koch are the CEO and VP of Koch Industries, respectively. Joseph Acker is an incarcerated artist currently serving a 10-year sentence. Acker doesn’t know the Koch brothers personally, but he drew them as …

Rex Tillerson

Gorgeous Watercolor Paintings of the Diverse Landscapes Nature Has to Offer

Istanbul-based painter, decorator, and interior designer Adem Potaş delicately paints stunning scenes of nature. Skilled in depicting light and capturing color, the expert artist creates watercolor landscapes that appear to ethereally glow.<p>Featuring intricate brushstrokes, beautifully blended …

Painting the Landscape: 11 Questions Answered by Johannes Vloothuis

A painting demo by Vloothuis.Landscape Artist Teaches Thousands & Shares His Tips with UsWith landscape artist Johannes Vloothuis guiding the way, …

Landscape Photography

herzog & de meuron stacks 'beirut terraces' in lebanon

<b>herzog & de meuron has revealed new images of ‘beirut terraces’, the swiss firm’s first residential project in lebanon.</b> the new photographs, taken by</b> …

Skyscrapers

Elevators in an age of higher towers and bigger cities

During an era of rapid urbanization, the humble lift is getting a high-tech upgrade<p>“Ping.”<p>After the familiar sound and sight of an elevator door sliding open, I step out into what could loosely be called a room, surrounded by jagged walls of limestone with mossy lichen inching up from the floor and …

The world handed to Trump is a big, fat, huge mess: But don’t blame Obama — this took years of capitalism and imperialism

But such a mess is the inevitable result of an economic system based on endless growth and limitless exploitation<p>Since becoming president of the United States earlier this year, Donald Trump has had anything but smooth sailing, with political scandals and policy mishaps plaguing his fledgling …

The destruction of Hillary Clinton: sexism, Sanders and the millennial feminists

Many books have been written about the way racial differences among feminists both divided and pushed feminist thinking and practice forward over the past several decades. In the 2016 election, however, it was not race but generation that was the dynamic factor among left-leaning women. Women like …

Middle-class

Samantha Bee Investigates Trump's History With an Entire Country That Seems to Hate Him

On the latest episode of <b>Full Frontal With Samantha Bee</b>, the late-night host sent British comedian Amy Hoggart to investigate President Donald Trump's rocky history with the people of Scotland. The dual-citizen comedian also narrated the hilarious segment, which starts with a look back at Trump's …

Steve Bannon reads Donald Trump a bedtime story in Colbert cartoon

Stephen Colbert tweaked the notion that White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is the real power behind President Donald Trump and his …

Dialect Coach Breaks Down The Accents 32 Different Actors Use In Movies

The accents you hear in movies aren't typically what you'd call accurate, and this lack of accuracy can be really distracting and detract from the …

Psychology suggests the best way to change your life is through a series of small experiments

During my 20s, I didn’t give much thought to money. I was in grad school for a long time—seven years total between my masters and PhD—and I assumed my finances would straighten out once I graduated and got a job in the real world.<p>But shortly after I settled into my new job, my student loans came …

Personal Finance

How to build a 12x16 shed | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This step by step diy article is about <b>how to build a 12×16 shed</b>. If you need a large storage shed for various reasons, you should take a look on this …

Woodworking

Groupon Coupons: How to Use and Save Money Now

<b>‘Groupon Coupons: How to Use and Save Money Now’</b> was sponsored by Groupon. The content and opinions are my own and I would never recommend products I …