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7 Beach Destinations You Haven't Tried Yet

When going to a new destination, many of us stick to the beaten path; we'll go where the other tourists are going for the first time around. But once you've been to Cancun, or Montego Bay, or any other well-touristed beach spot, you may be more interested in heading somewhere a tad more …

Best of Montana in Summer: Outdoor Recreation

Check out the must-do local activities for outdoor enthusiasts visiting Montana this season.<p><b>Go Paddling in the Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument, Fort Benton</b><p>For 149 miles, the Upper Missouri National Wild and Scenic River slices through the central Montana prairie. Paddling along the …

Road Trip: Shipwreck Coast, Michigan

Behold the power of Lake Superior from a string of quiet roads along the upper peninsula.<p>Driving Michigan's lonely northern shoreline is almost like being on the water itself. "The lake is the boss," says a retired commercial fisherman who has lived eight decades along the shores of Lake Superior. …

Lake Superior

Maryland: Float the Yough River

<b>White-water raft the scenic and wild Youghiogheny River.</b> <b><br>What Is It:</b> A white-water paddling trip on the fantastic Youghiogheny, known as the Yough, a river that begins its journey through Maryland in gently rolling farmlands only to cut north through some of the state’s most rugged mountain …

8 New Page-Turners to Pack in Your Beach Bag This Summer

You'll be hooked by page two.<p>If you're truly going to go OOO for a beach vacation, the most surefire way to make sure you're actually decompressing is putting down your smartphone (bye email alerts) to get lost in a good read. Below, our recommendations for the best books worth reading front to …

Two chapters of J.K. Rowling's 'The Silkworm' released

Amazon may be making it impossible to pre-order <i>The Silkworm</i> by Robert Galbraith (a.k.a. J.K. Rowling), but Rowling is drumming up anticipation for …

The Making of Ghostbusters: How Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, and “The Murricane” Built “The Perfect Comedy”

From a potential lead who died of a drug overdose to a marshmallow man suit that went up in flames, Ghostbusters looked like anything but a slam-dunk when Columbia Pictures made it. How Dan Aykroyd’s big idea led to an all-time comedy classic.<p>For the record, <b>Dan Aykroyd</b> really does believe in …

Comedy

The Oberyn vs. Mountain Fight We All Wanted on 'Game of Thrones'

In case you hadn't heard, there was a pretty epic fight on Sunday night's episode of "Game of Thrones," between Prince Oberyn Martell of Dorne and Gregor "The Mountain" Clegane." It was held as a trial by combat to determine Tyrion Lannister's (Peter Dinklage) fate.<p><b>Spoilers ahead! Duh.</b><p>Well, unless …

For Its 30th Anniversary, A Very Spooky Ranking Of The Ghosts From ‘Ghostbusters’

On Saturday, the beloved comedy classic <i>Ghostbusters</i> turns 30 years old, and it will undoubtedly prompt many of my peers to proclaim things like, “OMG we’re so old!” because nothing reminds us of our own mortality quite like 80s movies. On June 7, 1984, the world was first introduced to Drs. Peter …

Hey, You Guys! Here Are 12 Things You Might Not Know About ‘The Goonies’

Lots of Goonie-ness to delve into this week with the movie’s director, Richard Donner turning 84 — and even bigger news, a possible <i>Goonies II</i>. Don’t start doing the truffle shuffle just yet though; rumors of a <i>Goonies</i> sequel have been floating around since 1985 with both Donner and executive …

New 'Star Wars' Film Will Cost At Least $175 Million To Make

During Bloomberg's Business conference at the Tribeca Film Festival Tuesday, Walt Disney Studios Chairman Alan Horn discussed the sequels and confirmed shooting on the new film started this month in Abu Dhabi.<p>While Horn didn't give any hints on the film's direction or casting, he did say a bit …

Star Wars

A Ghost Inspired the James Bond Theme Song, According to Richard Harris

So last week I sat down and talked with Jared Harris about his upcoming supernatural thriller "The Quiet Ones." As is the case when you're talking about a movie involving ghosts, I asked Harris if he had encountered any spooky unexplained phenomenon. He said he hadn't. But his dad, the celebrated …

How to Keep Your Lettuce Fresh for 10 Days

<i>By Dianne Venetta for GalTime.com</i><p>While I enjoy fresh lettuce, my biggest problem used to be keeping it fresh. I have a lot of lettuce growing in my garden -- so much, I can't eat it all in one or two sittings. And old lettuce is no good. Not only is it sour-smelling, it tastes awful. So what's a …

How to Make Milano Cookies at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is sharing a recipe for cookies that are as elegant and sophisticated as you are.</i><p>I have eaten more Milano …

Dessert

Cheech & Chong to Light Up the Screen Again After 30-Year Absence

It's been more than 30 years since they've appeared together on the big screen, and now stoner comedy duo Cheech & Chong are planning on lighting up (cinemas) again.<p>In an interview with Celeb Stoner, Tommy Chong revealed that he and partner Cheech Marin were working on a new Cheech & Chong concept …

AMERICAN HORROR STORY Season 4 Title Revealed

Superhero Bits: Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Deathlok, Fantastic Four, Spider-Man – /Film

Want to see lots of set photos and videos featuring <b>Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch, Hawkeye</b> and <b>Ultron</b> himself, from <b>Avengers: Age of Ultron</b>? Where can you …

9 Rules for Naked Dining: The Etiquette of Nude Resorts

Nine rules to follow when dining at a nude resort, from where to place a napkin to whether or not to Instagram<p>Once upon a time, etiquette was important: One needed to know which fork to use, which glass to sip from. Those days, my friends, are over. Now, questions of etiquette mainly revolve around …

Food & Dining

60 Second Tasting Menu: The Little Elm, Winter 2014

Welcome back to 60 Second Tasting Menu, a fast-paced visual tour of stunning, elaborate, and technically advanced menus currently on offer around the country. This week, take a gander at the eight-course menu at <b>The Little Elm</b>, the eight-seat tasting counter within chef <b>Paul Liebrandt's</b> Brooklyn …

Tiki and Tropical Cocktail Recipes

These cocktails will transport you to the beach any time of year<p>With swizzle sticks, mini umbrellas, and generous amounts of rum, tiki drinks are a …