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Six Ways Coffee is Prepared in Southeast Asia

Blame it on the rapid rise of purist third wave, and specialty coffee shops in Manila for the new appreciated “standard” of the beverage in the …

Coffee

Required Reading: The 50 Best Books for Men

On the Road<p><i>by Jack Kerouac –</i> Considered the magnum opus of the beat generation this is the novel of living beyond society, outside of the law, in a …

The lawyer, the lock box and the lost novel: Harper Lee book mystery widens

Harper Lee’s lawyer, who negotiated the deal over this week’s controversial launch of Go Set a Watchman, was allegedly far more intricately involved in searching for the manuscript years ago than previously disclosed, the Guardian has been told.<p>According to the allegations, Tonja Carter instigated …

Former "Cosby Show" Actor: "Of Course Bill Cosby Is Guilty!"

In a blog post, Joseph C. Phillips wrote about Cosby's alleged extramarital affairs on the sets of the beloved show and an encounter with a friend who claimed the comedian "violated her body."<p>Joseph C. Phillips, a former actor on <i>The Cosby Show</i>, wrote a blog post on July 13 claiming that Bill Cosby …

27 Seriously Underrated Books Every Book Lover Should Read

You've read Harry Potter 12 times now. Put it down, and read these instead.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Beautiful Boozy Cadbury Creme Egg Milkshakes!

Boozy Cadbury creme egg milkshakes are just as decadent as they sound. What's better than chocolate? Boozy chocolate.<p>When I was a kid the Cadbury Crème Eggs belonged to my dad. He almost always tried to steal them from my Easter basket and would then hoard them like a squirrel saving acorns for the …

The 15 Most Surprising Movie Hits of 2014

Yes, it was the big franchises and sequels (or unofficial prequels) that largely dominated the box office this year. But peek past the Marvel and <i>Hunger Games</i> juggernauts and you can spot some original properties, daring indies, and under-loved comedies that did remarkably well this year, even if …

Why your cat really loves treats

A newly sequenced cat genome sheds new light on the habits of our favorite felines<p>Ben Guarino<p>November 16, 2014 8:00pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on The Dodo.<p>A cat’s genome has finally been sequenced, and there’s a reason our domesticated furry pals like treats so much.<p>Cats are relative …

The future of books is on your phone, not your tablet

An interview with Oyster co-founder Willem Van Lancker<p>Subscription book app Oyster has come a long way since launching just over a year ago. The service has more than quadrupled its library of books to 500,000, landed big publishers like Disney, and released apps on several new platforms like the …

Man and Uber Man

Uber, Travis Kalanick’s smartphone-based car service, has been valued at $18.2 billion, but its C.E.O. still spends a lot of his time on the warpath. His enemies include the taxi industry, regulators around the world, his rivals, and even, on occasion, his customers.<p>Every now and then, when he’s …

David Foster Wallace’s amazing fiction syllabus: “We can talk about whatever you wish to — provided that we do it cogently and well”

<b>(Hachette/Salon)</b><p>EXCLUSIVE: Take a class with David Foster Wallace. Here’s his syllabus, reading list, rules — and even footnotes<p>David Foster Wallace<p>November 4, 2014 12:00am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The David Foster Wallace Reader”<p><b>COURSE SYLLABUS</b><br>ENGLISH 170R, SPRING ’03<br>SELECTED OBSCURE/ECLECTIC FICTIONS…<p>…

This Is A Chicken Sneezing. That Is All.

Who knew? Chickens sneeze too.<p>A 2012 video that’s recently gone viral purports to show a chicken letting out an almighty <i>achoo</i> — and getting its feathers all a-ruffle in the process. Since being unearthed on Reddit this week, the clip, which has racked up more than 360,000 views, has been startling …

CNN guest: If women don’t want to be catcalled, they should carry guns

<b>(CNN)</b><p>Textbook “mansplainer” Steve Santagati illustrates everything wrong with the street harassment “debate”<p>Jenny Kutner<p>November 3, 2014 3:25pm (UTC)<p>People are still discussing last week's viral catcalling video produced by the anti-street harassment group Hollaback, because street harassment is a …

Bill Maher’s horrible excuse: Why his defense of Islamophobia just doesn’t make any sense

<b>Bill Maher (HBO/Janet Van Ham)</b><p>For all his odes to liberal ideals, Maher’s latest effort to demonize Muslims reveals a disturbing, illiberal truth<p>Myriam Francois-Cerrah<p>October 12, 2014 3:00pm (UTC)<p>Indian author and activist Arundhati Roy once said, “There’s really no such thing as the ‘voiceless.' …

Billy Connolly interview: 'Robin Williams tried to say goodbye to me'

At 71, Billy Connolly is as irrepressible as ever - no matter what life throws at him. He talks candidly about his dark childhood, illness, and the loss of his friend Robin Williams<p><b>On the plane over to New York</b> to meet <b>Billy Connolly</b> I watched his documentary series <b>Billy’s Big Send Off</b> about death …

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9 Surprising Things to Add to Your Coffee (Beyond Cream & Sugar)

While there are certainly coffee purists out there who advocate for black, black and black, there's no denying that adding an extra ingredient to …

“I Am Adam Lanza’s Mother” writer Liza Long: I’m not scared of my son anymore

<b>Liza Long (Penguin/Kirk Walton Jr.)</b><p>The writer and mental health advocate discusses how her family’s life has changed since that essay went viral<p>Prachi Gupta<p>September 2, 2014 11:00pm (UTC)<p>In December 2012, just after 20-year-old Adam Lanza gunned down 27 people, including his mother and children in …