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'College' Football Has Almost Nothing to Do With College at All

On paper, a team is just a million-dollar, tax-exempt enterprise whose players happen to be in school.<p>College football’s popularity probably has a lot to do with how personal it is: Few other sports combine the camaraderie of Saturday afternoon tailgates, the rush of a victory in a decades-long …

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The 24 best public colleges in America

Here, we've narrowed down our results to look at the best public schools in the country.<p>To determine the rankings, we asked over 1,000 Business Insider readers to choose the colleges that best prepare their students for success after graduation. We then combined those results with each school's …

The Food Lab: These Fried Chicken Sandwiches Take Only 5 Ingredients to Make

More<p>Fried Chicken<p>Digging into the cluckin' awesome world of our favorite fried food.<p>Look at that fried chicken sandwich. Check out the crisp, craggy crust with that <i>come bite me</i> sheen that promises juicy, tender meat underneath. Look at that potato bun, its buttery, golden dome beckoning to you. And …

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It's Time to Try These Unique Macaroni and Cheese Recipes

Macaroni and cheese is an old standby and comfort food that never gets old, but it can always benefit from a little excitement. If you’re making the …

Spaghetti and Mozzarella-Stuffed Meatballs

Spaghetti and Mozzarella-Stuffed Meatballs<p>Yields 4<p>15 minPrep Time<p>40 minCook Time<p>55 minTotal Time<p>Save Recipe<p>Print Recipe<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound ground …

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

A Private Chef Spills The Secret Eating Habits Of The Rich And Famous

If you're rich and famous, nothing about your vacation is ordinary -- especially the food. Celebrities often have personal chefs practically chained to the kitchens of their amazing holiday rentals so that every whim, craving, and food fantasy can be met.<p>One A-list chef living on a tropical island …

Candy stores are competing for the grown-up sweet tooth

First came fancy cupcakes, then macarons, the Frenchified sandwich cookies. Improbably, gourmet doughnuts hit the scene.<p>Now the upscaling of once-simple pleasures has spread to a new frontier: candy. Upstart companies are launching sweet shops for grown-ups with a taste for luxury and bank accounts …

Grandma Pie May Be The Best Thing To Ever Come Out Of Long Island

There's nothing quite like a thin-crust slice of pizza. The crust, both soft and crisp, isn't too thick, and lets the sauce and cheese take center stage. Although it's thin, the crust is crucial, and once you've had perfect crust like the kind you'll find at New York City's Motorino or Brooklyn's …

The Best Food Books of 2014

The top cookbooks and culinary histories of the year<p>If food books last year were about adventure, exoticism, and bringing the lab right into your own kitchen, this year they're sticking closer to home.<p>Already in recent years, chefs-cook-at-home books (Mario Batali and his two sons, John Besh and …

10 Best Food Documentaries of the 21st Century (So Far)

Whether you are looking to be educated or moved or even laugh until you cry, there is something for everyone. And thankfully, chefs, kitchens and …

Houston Food Writers Tell Where the Best Comfort Food & Burgers Are

Houston Matters, a weekly radio show on News 88.7, aired its monthly feature, "The Full Menu" with Katharine Shilcutt (<i>Houstonia Magazine</i>) David Leftwich (<i>Sugar and Rice Magazine</i>) and Eric Sandler (CultureMap).<p>The topic for the month, best comfort food and burger in the Bayou City. Shilcutt loves …

The Best Pizzeria in Every State in America

<i>By: Adam Lapetina</i><p><i>Credit: Derek Springsteen</i><p>There are things in America that you can find no matter where you are. The kindness of strangers. A building with Donald Trump's name on it. Good pizza. We like to think that somewhere, in each state, there's a truly sublime pie, and to prove that point, …

The 21 Best Wing Joints in the Country

<i>By: Dave Infante</i><p>There is no "best" type of chicken wing. Great wings win hearts and stomachs with well-balanced flavors and quality meat regardless of whether they're naked, dredged, sauced, or smoked. So instead of tracking down the best wings from Buffalo or Chinese restaurants or women wearing …

For-profit programs face 'gainful employment' rule

WASHINGTON (AP) — For-profit colleges with graduates unable to pay back their student loans could soon face scrutiny by the federal …

Stewart, Colbert and Oliver for the win: Satire, millennials and fear of an extreme right-wing Senate

<b>Stephen Colbert, John Oliver (Comedy Central/HBO/Eric Liebowitz)</b><p>The midterms are now all about turnout. Our most honest news sources might make a surprising difference<p>Sophia A. McClennen • Remy M. Maisel<p>October 30, 2014 5:15pm (UTC)<p>This week "The Daily Show" ramped up their media coverage of …

What MOOCs Are Teaching Universities About Active Learning

When the first Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) enrolled over a hundred thousand students from all over the world, it started an education buzz …

This Is Possibly The Easiest Pasta Recipe In The World

Pasta is generally considered one of the easier meals to cook. Boil water, cook pasta, make a sauce and voila: dinner. Stress free and satisfying.<p>What if we told you we had an <i>even easier</i> pasta recipe than your easiest of recipes? Because we do. We have found what is possibly the easiest pasta …

The 12 Top Bucket List Restaurants in America

Here are a dozen of the best restaurants in the U.S. you absolutely, positively have to experience. You only live once, right?<p>Some tourists are always grabbing a quick bite while taking in the sights. And then there are the rest of us, who are apt to plan entire trips around what we're going to …

Hamburger Helper: Ideas for Weeknight Dinners with Ground Meat

Ground meat can be a weeknight dinner lifesaver—here's how to cook ground beef, pork, lamb, chicken, and turkey without a recipe.<p>Some say that boneless, skinless chicken breasts are the darling of weeknight dinners. And while that may be true, we can't help but harbor a fondness for a less-touted …

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3 New Subscriptions for Food Lovers

In anticipation of the season of hibernation, here are three new foodie subscription services to ensure that you never have to leave the house when …

The Best Rums Under $30

It's no secret that it can be hard to find just the right rum to fit your cocktail and budget needs. Yes, it's as easy to pay more than $50 for a bottle straight from Martinique as it is to pick up a handle of Captain Morgan. But sometimes your budget just can't handle an expensive bottle of …

The World's 18 Best Food Cities, Ranked

We spend a lot of time, here at Thrillist, trying to figure out the best things to eat. And we also spend a lot of time arguing about the places we'd want to live all over the world. So, we decided to take those two arguments and make a case for the 18 best cities on this planet to eat and drink. …

The Fact and Fiction of Leftover Wine

Opened wine lasts longer in the fridge: true or false? Here, the reality behind three common wine notions.<p>Here, the truth behind three common wine …