Zachary Thurber

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How to Maintain and Repair Your Gas Grill

Whether you’ve been using it all year or haven’t touched it in months, you should give your grill the once-over before the holiday weekend. Use these …

11 Summer Recipes You Can Make in a Slow-Cooker

When I think of slow-cookers, I automatically think of warm winter soups and stews. In fact, I associate slow-cooker recipes so heavily with winter …

The Best War Movies Streaming on Netflix

Available to watch instantly on Netflix.<p>War is, in no uncertain terms, a horrifying experience and something that we should all want to avoid …

World War II

AA 591: Are We at a Tipping Point for Air Travel?

If you haven’t yet seen the online buzz about yesterday’s American Airlines flight 591 from San Francisco to Dallas, I’m sure you will shortly. I’m …

Flying

Galaxy S8 review: Ctrl-Walt-Delete edition

Listen to it<p>After many weeks of anticipation, the Samsung Galaxy S8 is finally here and our very own Walt Mossberg has given his review. This week on Ctrl-Walt-Delete, Walt and Nilay bring the new device to the forefront of the show and discuss whether it holds up against other flagship phones like …

Google and Nokia might finally make the Android phone fans are dying for

HMD Global, the company that will sell Nokia-branded smartphones for the following ten years, has big plans. It aims to restore the Nokia brand to …

Slow-Cooker Shredded Beef Tacos with Pico de Gallo Recipe

From: EatingWell.com, February 2017<p>Use your crock pot for perfectly tender beef in this easy taco recipe. The quick fresh pico de gallo adds crunch, …

Cooking

100 Parenting Memes That Will Keep You Laughing For Hours

ME: "Here's 100 memes!" YOU: *White guy blinking meme*

Kodi update brings new skins, higher Android version requirement, and 4K optimizations

If you're a Kodi fan, you might have noticed the app looking a bit different after this week's update. Kodi 17, which has the positively super …

Kodi

Here’s the Liam Neeson Santa Claus Audition Tape You Didn’t Know You Needed — Watch

Does Liam Neeson have what it takes to be Jolly Old Saint Nick?<p>Liam Neeson has been a hitman, a German businessman, a mobster, and a Jedi Master. …

Liam Neeson

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Apps

23 documentaries on Netflix right now that will make you smarter

One of the great things about Netflix is that it has brought thoughtful, compelling documentaries to a much wider audience, which filmmakers could only dream of a decade ago.<p>And with bingeworthy titles like "Making a Murderer" and the vast ESPN "30 for 30" library a click away, you can get a lot of …

5 drinks you should totally make in your crockpot this Thanksgiving

Hot, delicious beverages are to November and December what scary movies are to October: basically our FAVORITE thing. Is there <i>any</i> better feeling on …

How to make the perfect cup of coffee

Historically, coffee has always walked a thin line between sobriety and subversion. As early as the 16th century, the conviviality of coffee houses in the Middle East was seen as a threat to devout religious life. In Europe, a century or so later, the temperance movement seized on coffee as a means …

Coffee

MyHeritage launches DNA testing service to help you uncover your family’s history

The popular online genealogy service MyHeritage today announced the launch of its MyHeritage DNA service for helping its users uncover more about their family’s history and ethnicity. Users who take the test, which currently costs $79 (plus shipping), will get a detailed ethnicity report that will …

Strength Training Tips and Workouts

Most of us know that cardio is important for getting fit and losing some weight, but what you may not know is just how important weight training is …

3 Essential Elements for Raising a Resilient Kid

Find out what you can do to foster your child’s emotional strength at any age.<p><b>By Lorraine Allen</b><p>When life throws us punches, a get-right-back-up …