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How I let drinking take over my life

Five years after his last taste of alcohol, William Leith tries to understand its powerful magic<p>I had my last drink five years ago, in the early hours of the morning on 1 January 2013. I think it might have been around 2am. I wouldn’t have described myself as drunk. I would have said I’d had a few …

Alcohol

Developing the Deadlift

You only have so many shitty deadlifts in your system before something goes wrong and injury occurs. Here's how to do them correctly.<p>104<p>SHARES<p>There …

The 34 Most Chilling Documentaries To Watch On Netflix Now

The great thing about Netflix is there's always something to watch. Whether you want to marathon a TV show or check out a movie, you're almost …

Five tips to speed up your Mac

Boost your Mac's performance and reclaim hard-drive space with this handful of tips.<p>The only place I like seeing a beach ball is at a beach or in a stadium during a baseball game or concert. The one place I least like to see a beach ball is on my aging MacBook Pro, where the spinning beach ball has …

Operating Systems

Remarried couples should abstain from sex, Philadelphia Catholic church says

Archbishop Charles Chaput also stated that gay Catholics should also ‘live chastely’ in new rules issued after Pope Francis urged more acceptance of others<p>Catholics in Philadelphia who are divorced and civilly remarried will be welcome to accept Holy Communion – as long as they abstain from sex and …

Divorce

Canada Legalizes Oral Sex With Pets » Alex Jones' Infowars: There's a war on for your mind!

<b>Canada’s Supreme Court has legalized oral sex with pets as long as no penetration is involved in a ruling slammed by animal rights groups.</b><p>The court …

Mix Italian Dressing with Barbecue Sauce for the Perfect Marinade for Any Meat

You need just two things to make a marinade versatile enough for any meat, fish, or other food: a bottle of Italian salad dressing and a bottle of …

6 Radical Parenting Ideas to Consider for Your Kids

These parenting strategies may seem counterintuitive, but keeping kids safe is not about sheltering them. Kids need risk and conflict—in …

How to turn your sluggish old Mac or PC into a faster Chromebook

This startup has created a modified version of Chromium that works with most hardware, and it's free<p>Earlier today we published a story about Neverware, a New York City startup that is helping schools refurbish old Windows PCs and Macs that had been abandoned as unusable, converting them into …

Software

Eco-Friendly Furniture Uses Glowing Bio Resin to "Self Heal" Salvaged Wood

In nature, trees can heal themselves when wounded while simultaneously promoting healthy growth. Inspired by this self-repairing process, German design company Manufract has created unique furniture pieces that combine salvaged oak with bio resins–this material repairs the wood and forms it into …

Furniture

Java Tutorial for Beginners - Here is how to learn Java

If you have ever wanted to write your own Android app, for fun or for profit, you are probably going to need to do some programming. There are lots of different ways to write Android programs but the official language of Android is Java, so this Java tutorial for beginners may be for you. If you …

Java

You'll be Amazed by These 10 Creative Ways to Cook Eggs

Still thinking eggs are unhealthy and refusing to eat them? Want to know the real truth? This article reviews why eggs are a superfood and provides …

Remembering George Carlin’s Most Important Jokes

George Carlin would have been 78 years old today, and this seems like a great time to look back on some of his best routines. He was a revolutionary comic whose sharp critiques of censorship and organized religion have influenced political and comedic thought for decades. He targeted the orthodoxy …

Comedy

Colorado man first in US to contract plague from a dog, study says

CDC also says July 2014 outbreak in which three other patients were sickened after man contracted disease from his put bull terrier was largest in 88 years<p>When a man in Colorado contracted the plague from his two-year-old pit bull terrier and spread it to four other people last summer, the …

Environmental Health
Baltimore

In Pakistan, This Activist Was Martyred for Her Moderation

Gunmen murdered Sabeen Mahmud on a Karachi street last Friday. She had asked too many questions about government brutality—and she’d got others …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 camera tips and tricks

This handful of tips can help you get the most out of your Note 4's camera<p>Samsung has made strides in improving the quality of its cameras with the …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 review: This Android phablet rules with a pen - CNET

This Android phablet rules with a pen<p><b>The Good</b> The 5.7-inch Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has a brilliant high-resolution screen and takes excellent outdoor shots on its 16-megapixel camera with optical image stabilization. Using the stylus is more convenient, and the battery charges very quickly.<p><b>The Bad</b> …

Phones

FLOWCHART: How To Order Whiskey Like A Pro

So you've decided to drink whiskey. That's good, but it's just a first step.<p>Scotch Whisky, Irish Whiskey, Bourbon, or Rye — the options are at once tantalizing and intimidating if you haven't wrapped your mind around the range of flavors and ways whiskey is served. Remember, this is an art hundreds …

New York City

Japanese company plans to have working space elevator by 2050

Who does want to go to space? No less, in an elevator. While NASA's been working hard for years trying to find the necessary tools to do just that, other firms are doing the same across different parts of the world. Japanese construction company Obayashi, for instance, is one of those, and today it …

A Beginner's Guide to Automating Your Mac with Keyboard Maestro

Macs have all kinds of great automation tools, but Keyboard Maestro is easily the most powerful among them. With it, you can automate almost any …

TuNinG

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Pope Francis Urges Couples to Raise Kids, Not Cats and Dogs

Pope Francis had a message for married couples on Monday: four-legged friends don’t offer the same opportunities for love and godliness as raising a …

Pope Francis

dSLR tips for beginners: How to use Shutter-priority mode

Your dSLR's (or ILC's, or enthusiast compact's) Shutter-priority mode is perfect when you care about shutter speed beyond all else. Here's what you need to know to use it.<p>What it is<p>It probably sounds obvious, but you use shutter-priority mode when you need to control shutter speed and don't care …

Cameras

This Local News Report About A Beached Whale Contains An Incredible Amount Of Whale Guts

This is a from a report on Fox 5 San Diego about local crews beginning the process of dismembering and removing that 57-foot dead whale that washed up on shore a little while ago. You can watch the report here. It is goddamn unbelievable. And not just because of the thing where a gross smelly …

What determines your 'drunken identity'?

Why do some people get goofy and affectionate when drunk, while others become downright nasty?There are a lot of factors at play, says explains …

Psychology

2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro Series 4x4

Proof that the off-road wars are heating up.<p>The successful F-150 SVT Raptor was a big gamble on Ford’s part, yet it captured the hearts and minds—and wallets—of dirt-slinging enthusiasts. Keen to place its own wager in the burgeoning segment of factory off-road performance, Toyota and its Toyota …

Off-roading