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Porn from the 1920s Was More Wild and Hardcore Than You Could Imagine

And the NSFW art form is disappearing.<p>Without even having seen it, you probably wouldn’t be surprised to learn the plot of the sexually explicit film “The Casting Couch.” In it, a young woman walks into a producer’s studio for an audition and is soon coerced into sex as quid pro quo for a part in …

Here's what losing weight does to your body and brain

<i>This video was originally published on October 29, 2017.</i><p><i>Special thanks to John Gunstad, professor with the Department of Psychological Sciences at Kent State University, for speaking with us about his cutting-edge research on how losing weight affects brain function. Following is a transcript of</i> …

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Listening to John Adams: The true conception of liberty is far larger than mean-spirited conservative ideology

<b>John Adams; Thomas Jefferson (Wikicommons)</b><p>As debated by Adams and Jefferson, true “liberty” has nothing to do with today’s right-wing talking points<p>Nancy Isenberg • Andrew Burstein<p>April 8, 2017 12:00pm (UTC)<p>The sad conditions we face at this moment in our political life as a nation summon a …

BLM Changes Website Banner From Green Mountains to Big Hunk of Coal

This week, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), which operates more than 200 million acres of public land, made a statement by changing the banner …

Dimon Warns ‘Something Is Wrong’ With the U.S.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon has two big pronouncements as the Trump administration starts reshaping the government: “The …

She wants her rape reporting software to be universal

There's a lot of human error when it comes to handling reports of sexual harassment.<p>For example, when a former Uber engineer alleged sexual harassment at the company, human resources dismissed her allegations as the manager's first offense. The woman later discovered that it wasn't.<p>Now imagine if …

Michael Flynn Offers to Testify Before Congress in Exchange for Immunity

WASHINGTON — Michael T. Flynn, the former national security adviser, has offered to be interviewed by House and Senate investigators who are examining the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia in exchange for immunity from prosecution, according to his lawyer and a congressional official.<p>But the …

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Dear Donald Trump: 'Clean coal' doesn't exist

"Clean coal" is an oxymoron. Even if you took a hunk of coal, doused it in bleach and scrubbed it for six hours with a soapy horsehair brush, it would still cause lung cancer and fill the air with carbon emissions when you burned it. Anyone who says otherwise is lying.<p>However, the phrase "clean …

Dijon-Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots

Shares 576<p>These Dijon-Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots are a flavor-packed side dish that pairs perfectly with any meal!<p>Cooked carrots … does that conjure …

Tyler Florence Shares His Genius Trick For Cooking Mashed Potatoes

We're already drooling.<p>We're always ready to take any cooking advice <i>Food Network</i> star Tyler Florence has to offer, and his simple method of making …

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Easy Chocolate Cake Recipe

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat the oven to 180°C (350°F).<p>2<p>Done<p>Line and grease a 23 cm (9 inch) round cake tin.<p>3<p>Done<p>In a small bowl or jug, lightly whisk together …

No Clue What to Make for Dinner? Here Are 20 Chicken Options

Chicken is the hero of the dinner table, thanks to its nearly endless versatility and ease of cooking. It offers a little something for everyone, …

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How to make the perfect mashed potato and avoid the crucial mistake we all do which makes them 'tasteless'

Mashed potato has to be up there with some of the best comfort food.<p>Add a bit of grated cheese and a blob of mustard - maybe a portion of beans too …

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Simply Delicious Strawberry Cake

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Lightly grease 2 (9-inch) round cake pans.<p>In a large bowl, combine cake mix and gelatin. Add pureed strawberries, …

Cooking More at Home Is About Developing Systems, Not Memorizing Recipes

The recipe community makes it seem like one-and-done type meals are the pinnacle of home cooking. And if you crack open a cookbook or browse a few …