Al Kirkpatrick

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33 Images That Show the Insane Evolution of the Victoria's Secret Catalog

Good-bye rhinestones, hello pink satin and shirtless men!<p>Victoria's Secret was founded in 1977 by a guy named Roy Raymond who wanted a place where he could buy lingerie for his wife without feeling like a perv. A year later, Victoria's Secret was a hit, and Raymond launched a mail-order business …

Prep for True Blood’s swan song with massive 6-season recap

Sookie Stackhouse is a waitress and telepath who can read your every thought. This hasn’t made her feel welcome in the tiny Southern town full of bigots and racists where she lives. Worse yet, she’s fallen for a vampire, Bill Compton, who’s a champion for other vamps to “come out of the coffin” and …

Cool Material - Stuff Guys Want

Home<p>We’ve seen some pretty cool homes fashioned from shipping containers, but the Honomobar is the first purchasable bar we’ve come across made from …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

Art

Bourbon Bacon Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Brown Butter and Crispy Sage

Whipped Bourbon Bacon Sweet Potatoes.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 13, 2013 141<p>I present to you… the trashiest of the sweet potatoes.<p>It’s like every single …

Murder, intrigue, and the mysterious origins of vodka

We’ve mixed it with OJ, hidden it in flasks, refilled parents’ bottles with water. But where did vodka come from?<p>Take a good look at the vodka section of your local liquor store. On the upper shelves you’ll find shimmering glass bottles of all shapes and sizes originating from every corner of the …

Easily remove the background from photos with Clipping Magic

For the Photoshop-averse, Clipping Magic is a Web app that lets you quickly and easily remove the background from photos.<p>Sure, you could mess with Photoshop and its Background Eraser Tool to remove a background from a photo, but what if you don't own a copy of pricey Photoshop? I do own a copy of …

Tutorials

Flapper Girl Hair: How To Get A 1920s Waves Hairstyle (VIDEO)

Everyone is going gaga for Baz Luhrmannn's film remake of the classic F. Scott Fitzgerald novel, "The Great Gatsby." But we're more excited to see all of the 1920s-inspired beauty looks, especially the flapper girl hair.<p>Defined by its distinct finger wave pattern, this '20s hairstyle looked …

TV Upfronts 2013: NBC, ABC, CBS, Fox, and the CW Announce Schedules (PHOTOS)

Jace Lacob looks at what new television shows the broadcast networks have ordered for the 2013–14 season.<p>ABC; CBS; NBC; Fox

Hackers stole $45 million in ATM card breach

NEW YORK — They didn't use guns, masks or even threatening notes passed to bank tellers.<p>But an alleged international gang of cyberthieves managed to steal $45 million from thousands of ATMs in carefully coordinated attacks conducted in a matter of hours, federal authorities charged Thursday.<p>A …