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Have the best Christmas Eve ever in NYC

Become a cider insider<p>Hey Santa, while you’re in town for Christmas, why not take a break from work and stop by one of the Big Apple’s newest cider …

Grand Central Station

A Travel Agent Shares Her 9 Tips on How to Have the Best Holiday

Although going on holiday is fun, it can be somewhat stressful. Between deciding on the perfect location, finding the most affordable flights, going …

Seth Rogen Went Full Drake In Lip Sync Battle With Jimmy Fallon

The lip sync battle on Friday's <i>The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon</i> was all about hip-hop. Guest Seth Rogen performed The Roots's "Mellow My Man" …

Comedy

Confessions of a National Park Ranger

Each year, Grand Canyon National Park sees close to 5 million visitors. From wildfires to helicopter rescues to lost tourists, a park ranger dishes …

Emma Watson Finally Saw 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' and She Has Some *Feelings* About It

Two Hermiones hanging out!<p>Righteous feminist Emma Watson scored a ticket to London's <i>Harry Potter and the Cursed Child</i> (powerful witch! those tickets are impossible to get!)and she's got some adorable pictures with her and the cast to prove it:<p>And because Emma is an A+ student, she even reviewed the …

Trump Supporters Reveal Exactly What He'd Have To Do To Lose Their Votes

Jimmy Kimmel recently asked Trump supporters what The Donald would have to do to lose their votes. As it turns out, it's quite a bit.<p>For some of his followers, not even murder, smoking crack or punching the Pope would be enough to make them step off the Trump Train.<p>"It doesn't matter if Donald …

Donald Trump

Non-Touristy Things to Do in Venice, Italy

Non-Touristy Things to Do in Venice, Italy<p>Updated on May 22, 2017<p><b>Venice, Italy</b> -<p>Venice, Italy<p>My Favorite Things to Do in Venice<p>Venice is a dream …

Italy

5 mistakes you're making that are ruining your salad

Throwing together a salad is a lot like making scrambled eggs. Everyone thinks they're a pro, but in reality, almost everyone is doing it wrong (seriously, here are 7 mistakes you’re making with your scrambled eggs.) And chances are, that means you! Even if you think your salads are just fine, …

Flavors

5 Amazing Things That Would Happen When You Log Every Food You Eat

Eating

7 One-Dish Chicken Dinners

We spend a lot of time scouring the Web for tasty, trendy, and healthy recipes. It's one of the many perks of working at Greatist. In the process, we …

Cooking

‘Normal America’ Is Not A Small Town Of White People

Earlier this week, Jim VandeHei, a former executive editor of Politico, wrote an op-ed article for The Wall Street Journal accusing the Washington …

Demographics

The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington

Presidential humor is only a half-step from dad humor, which in the world of comedy is considered light treason. But we’ve tried to find at least one zinger from every U.S. president, to mark President Obama’s final set of stand-up comedy at his eighth White House Correspondents’ Association dinner …

Political History

17 Easy DIY Home Decor Craft Projects That Don't Look Cheap

DIY home decor crafts are fun but making something that will actually have decor value may be a bigger challenge than you’ve anticipated. Indeed, …

11 Beliefs to Steal From the Best Weight Loss Maintainers

<b>You can learn how to lose weight easily. Really.</b><p>Your local library has thousands of books to help you drop pounds. Many television programs and news segments advertise the latest craze in diet and fitness. Even your friends and family are there to offer unsolicited <i>“healthy eating”</i> advice.<p>But how …

Fitness

Cambridge professor reduced to tears by noisy hospital before death

A former chief scientific advisor to the Government, who died of stomach cancer, had complained of not being able to sleep properly for six nights before his death, because his hospital ward was so noisy.<p>Cambridge don Professor Sir David MacKay began blogging about his experience of battling cancer …

Marijuana Use May Be a One-Way Ticket to Socioeconomic Problems, Study Shows

Image source: Pixabay.<p>This is shaping up to be a monumental year for the marijuana industry, and it just happens to be a coincidence that it comes 20 years after California became the first state to legalize the drug for medicinal purposes.<p><b>Marijuana readies for a big year</b><br>There have certainly been a …

The 25 Best US Cities to Spend a Weekend

<i>By: Matt Meltzer</i><p><i>Credit: Angel McNall Photography/Shutterstock</i><p>Sure, our national parks are beautiful, beach camping is a blast, and taking a road trip is a fun way to spend a few days, but sometimes you want to explore a totally new city. And for that, we've got you covered.<p>At Thrillist, we've been …

Travel

James Corden explains the things you should never do in a British person's home

LONDON — If you don't want to upset James Corden, then whatever you do <i>don't</i> open his fridge without his permission. Just don't do it.<p>In the above …

James Corden

60 second storytelling tip: How to break through in your travel writing

I’ve written a lot in the past about breaking through in your travel writing by shifting your mindset from simply “blogging” about your travels to …

Travel

Floating Above Venice

Carrie Underwood tells husband 'no way' to duet with Garth Brooks

Carrie Underwood is putting her foot down. There is no way her hockey player husband will be singing a duet with Garth Brooks before she does.<p>During a recent interview with Country Countdown USA, Underwood discussed Brooks’ response to a video she posted on Instagram of her husband singing a Brooks …

What Exactly Is IN A Cadbury Creme Egg, Anyway?

Nothing says Jesus has risen quite like bingeing on pastel-packaged sugar bombs.<p>And while Peeps and jelly beans are definitely up there in terms of Easter basket glory, there can only be one savior on Easter Sunday, and it's definitely the Cadbury Creme Egg.<p>Just look at this beauty:<p><i>Hallelujah!</i><p>The …

Dessert

J.K. Rowling Explains Why We Know So Little About American Wizards

J.K. Rowling’s third update to <i>The History of Magic in North America</i> — a collection of short stories meant to provide background for the <i>Harry Potter</i> …

Books

James Corden, Martin Short in Inappropriate Musicals on The Late Late Show

Some movies are so interested in appearing “serious” that they consciously preclude any possibility of lighthearted fun. James Corden and Martin …

How to Tell a Coworker They’re Annoying You

Whenever we’re working closely with other people, it’s easy for tensions to arise thanks to differences in personal styles and priorities. When they do, we have a choice: should we raise the issue, or keep quiet? Many of us bite our tongue, worrying that speaking up will harm an important …

Self Control

Why Shares of Plug Power Inc. Popped 16% Today

Image source: Plug Power.<p><b>What:</b> Shares of hydrogen technology provider <b>Plug Power Inc.</b> jumped as much as 16% today after announcing fourth-quarter earnings.<p><b>So what:</b> Revenue jumped 78.6% from a year ago to $38.4 million, coming in ahead of the $35.5 million analysts were expecting. GenDrive units …

Watch and Learn Five Cooking Techniques From Gordon Ramsay

Shouty chef Gordon Ramsay is well known for yelling at contestants in cooking competitions and degrading downtrodden restaurateurs. But in this video, Ramsay offers some helpful advice to the home chef. The host of <i>Masterchef</i> passes on his expertise to help anyone learn five basic cooking techniques.<p>…

Gordon Ramsay

Here's What J.K. Rowling Told Us About American Wizards in Her New Story

In order to set the scene for <i>Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them</i>, a <i>Harry Potter</i> prequel film set in 1920s New York City, author J.K. Rowling is …

Books