Travis Watson

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What You Should Be Doing Instead of Marinating Your Meat

Publican Quality Meats's Joe Frietze has a bone to pick with the way you're prepping meat.<p>Whether you're cooking steak or chicken on the grill this …

BBQ

Blloc Phone: Your Minimalist Smartphone

The Blloc Phone is a simple and minimalist phone that merges power saving operating system with a proficient hardware and simple to use messaging …

Gear & Gadgets

One Veteran's Plea: Don't Treat Memorial Day Like Veteran's Day

May 28 is much more than the official beginning of summer.<p>Monday is Memorial Day, a holiday celebrated throughout the United States with barbecues, music festivals, and children running through sprinklers. All those traditions are wonderful. But my husband, a veteran, has one request: Don't treat …

Memorial Day

The Cheap Father’s Guide to Buying Birthday Presents for Other People’s Kids

Don't start dropping Benjamins on other people’s kids. It's just not necessary.<p>Your own kids are expensive enough, so you don’t need to start …

Kids

TDE Announces The Title, Cover, And Release Date Of Jay Rock’s Potentially Star-Making Next Album

Jay Rock may be the oldest member of Top Dawg Entertainment‘s now-veteran roster of rappers, but he also holds the distinction of possibly being one of its most overlooked. While TDE diehards clamor for new material from Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q, and even Isaiah Rashad, it seems that the …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Brett Favre opens up about drugs: 'I actually went to rehab three times'

The story of Brett Favre conquering addiction and leading the Green Bay Packers to victory in Super Bowl XXXI is a classic tale told many times throughout the years. Recently, however, Favre spoke to Peter King for his last Monday Morning Quarterback column for <i>Sports Illustrated</i> and discussed the …

NFL

This app hacked the iPhone’s dual camera system, and you’ve never seen anything like it

Apple wasn’t the first smartphone maker to switch to a dual-lens camera setup on the back of its handsets. Of course once Apple did it, plenty of …

Mobile Photography

Guess What? Turning Off This Setting on Your Phone Could Double Your Battery Life

It's so obvious, but at the same time--not obvious at all.<p>Stop me if you've heard this one before, but I was oblivious to it.<p>It turns out that using the vibration setting on your iPhone X can really hurt the battery life. If you disable that setting and the ringer, your phone will suddenly last all …

Batteries

Speaker Cables: Can You Hear the Difference? Page 2

Although the high electrical resistance of 24-gauge wire makes it inadvisable for runs of more than a few feet, its low price and small diameter make …

Audiophile

An NHL Prospect Is Reportedly Ruining His Career Over A Video Game Addiction

A recent first-round NHL draft pick might be spoiling his career prospects because of a video game addiction, according to some gossip passed along …

Ice Hockey

This Is Our Most Popular Recipe on Pinterest—by Far

We create hundreds of recipes every year, and a few of those rise to the top as the best of the best. Our Steak and Scallops with Champagne-Butter …

Cooking

International group of scientists suggest that octopuses might actually be aliens

Normally when you see a story about someone claiming that aliens are hanging out here on Earth its origins can be traced to a misguided conspiracy …

Biology

Slow-Cooked Cajun Corn Recipe

TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Cook: 4 hours YIELD:4 servings<p>Ingredients<p>4 tablespoons butter, softened<br>• 2 teaspoons Cajun seasoning, or more to taste<br>• 4 …

Food

5 beer snacks you can make at home to impress your drinking buddies

Sweet Pharoah’s chariot, somebody stop me. It’s not enough I keep nagging you how to do stuff you’ve already been doing your whole life (“Press the toaster lever down firmly and resolutely with the right hand …”), now I’m telling you how to drink beer with your friends? Oh, for the love of ... …

Snacks

How to clean your Instant Pot (and make it smell new again)

Here's how to make your Instant Pot smell new again.<p>If you own an Instant Pot, you probably use it a lot. The addictive all-in-one electric pressure cooker is so easy to use, you might find yourself turning to it for many weeknight meals. The result? An Instant Pot that needs to be cleaned -- badly.<p>…

Instant Pot

Dear kids, sorry for 'just checking' my phone

<b>(CNN) —</b> Children, can you stop what you're doing and listen to me for a moment? ... Thank you.<p>I wanted you to know that I've been giving you two a lot of thought lately and to tell you how much I love you. I know I say that all the time, but it's important that you really -- one sec -- sorry, I …

Parenting

This DIY Garlic Sauce Is Way Better Than Papa John's

Papa John does not make good pizza, but he does make an addictive garlic dipping sauce. In fact, some (Virginia and myself) would say it is the only …

Seafood

‘BlacKkKlansman’ First Trailer: Spike Lee Tells A Shocking True Story About the Ku Klux Klan

John David Washington and Adam Driver star in Lee's politically-charged Cannes premiere.<p>Spike Lee is tackling the Ku Klux Klan in his new film, …

African-American News

40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Clean Dryer Vents or Waste Energy and Risk a Fire<p>A plugged dryer vent will cause your dryer to run inefficiently, and …

Home Improvement

Unseen photographs of civil rights conflict in Birmingham, Alabama, 1963

In spring 1963, African American civil rights activists in Alabama started the Birmingham campaign, a series of sit-ins, boycotts and marches against segregation laws. The peaceful demonstrations were met with violence, teargas and police dogs. The events were a turning point in the civil rights …

Black History

Jim Kaat: 7-Inning MLB Games Would Bring in More Fans, Improve Pitching Staffs

Former Major League Baseball pitcher Jim Kaat has offered a suggestion he believes will improve fan experience and make pitching staffs better.<p>Per The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal, Kaat would like to see MLB games shortened to seven innings.<p>"Seven is the new nine," he said.<p>This would allow starters to …

Baseball

Learn how to build your perfect website with this WordPress course bundle

popsci shop<p>Master code and content with 23 hours of training for $19.<p>From simple blogs to huge e-commerce sites, WordPress is a great platform for hosting your web presence. If you want to design your own site from scratch and start making sales online, you should check out the WordPress Essentials …

Web Design

Futuristic new device lets you talk, text, even use maps with no cell service

If you enjoy hiking, climbing, skiing, or any other activity that generally takes place in a remote area, we found something you definitely need to …

Apps

CRKT Tactical Key

Designed by former U.S. Army officer and martial arts Sensei James Williams, the CRKT Tactical Key is a stealth self-defense tool that hides in plain …

Self Defense

Adam Eaton Reportedly Underwent Surgery to Repair Ankle Injury

Washington Nationals outfielder Adam Eaton reportedly underwent arthroscopic surgery to remove a cartilage tear in his ankle, according to the <i>Washington Post</i>'s Chelsea Janes.<p>Eaton is expected to return this season, per Janes, but a timetable for recovery has yet to be finalized.<p>The Nationals …

New York Mets

Man Allegedly Used Change Of Address Form To Move UPS Headquarters To His Apartment

<b>Updated at 4:37 p.m. ET</b><p>As federal crimes go, this one seems to have been ridiculously easy to pull off.<p>Dushaun Henderson-Spruce submitted a U.S. Postal Service change of address form on Oct. 26, 2017, according to court documents. He requested changing a corporation's mailing address from an …

Corruption

Deep Learning Can Now Flawlessly Correct Photos Taken in Almost Complete Darkness

There are typically two approaches to taking usable photos in low-light conditions. You can either use a slow shutter, which requires a tripod to …

Machine Learning

Watch Stevie Wonder and Donald Glover Perform “Superstition”

Last night, Stevie Wonder held a party at the intimate Peppermint Club in Los Angeles. During the course of the night, Donald Glover (aka Childish Gambino) joined Stevie for “Superstition.” Kelly Rowland and Jessie J were also present, providing backing vocals. Watch that go down below. The party, …

Donald Glover

8 Words and Phrases Parents Should Repeat to Their Kids

Parents are always being told what not to say to their children, but there are words and phrases that should be put into heavy rotation.<p>Children …

Parenting

Kris Bryant diffused a potential benches-clearing brawl by starting a tickle fight instead

Brawls are a part of baseball. The enforcement of the unwritten rules of the sport, anything from a bat flip to a pitch too close inside can quickly prompt both teams to rise out from the dugout and get into each other's faces.<p>These brawls can have mixed results. In most cases, the confrontations …

Kris Bryant