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29 Weird Things With A Cult Following On Amazon That Are Practical AF

If you're still irritated that smartphones don't have headphone jacks anymore, you might be wondering — where have all the practical items gone? …

These Gmail searches can clean up even the messiest inbox

Anyone can let their inbox get away from them. Depending on how many things you have tied a particular Gmail address, one or two days of not checking could be all it takes for you to be swamped in mail you don’t really care about.<p>Luckily, Gmail has appropriately powerful search functions to help …

The Patriots-Steelers game was one of the greatest

The more boastful among us might be tempted to point and laugh at the Pittsburgh Steelers like Rob Gronkowski did to that hapless, hopeless defensive …

See Foo Fighters Turn 'Everlong' Into Christmas Medley on 'SNL'

Band covers "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)" and "Linus and Lucy" for festive performance<p>Foo Fighters transformed their hit "Everlong" into a …

Stunning Aerosol Visualization Accidentally Captures the Ferocity of This Year’s Hurricane Season

A new simulation produced by NASA’s Data Visualization Studio packs four months of swirling atmospheric activity into a two minute clip that reminds …

Weather

NASA Earth time lapse shows 20 years of seasonal changes in 2.5 minutes

A new NASA time lapse shows 20 years of seasonal landscape changes around the globe, condensing the years down to a mere 2.5 minutes. Though NASA is …

This Is How All Your Favorite Chefs Roast Potatoes

A simple side of roasted potatoes seems like one of the easiest things to make, but it all depends on the technique. The appropriate seasonings and …

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Ingredients<p>1 pound hot or mild breakfast sausage<br>• 1 yellow onion, chopped<br>• 1 red bell pepper, chopped<br>• 12 large eggs<br>• ½ cup whole milk<br>• 1 tablespoon hot sauce, …

Famous Crack Potatoes

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>2 (16 oz) containers of sour cream.<br>8 oz of cooked and chopped bacon.<br>2 cups of shredded cheddar cheese.<br>1 package of ranch dip mix.<br>1 (30 …

Family Favorites: 10 Dinner Recipes You'll Make Again And Again

“My Favorite!” That’s what you’ll hear every time you whip up one of these tried-and-true recipes. From chicken pot pies to Sloppy Joes, these family favorites never get old.<p>1. Chicken Pot Pie<p>These easy (yes, I said easy) chicken pot pies are the ultimate comfort food. I use a rotisserie chicken …

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In stunning attack, George W. Bush rebukes Trump, suggesting he promotes falsehoods and prejudice

In an extraordinary — albeit veiled — attack, former President George W. Bush delivered a scathing assessment Thursday of President Trump and his policies, suggesting he has promoted bigotry and falsehoods to the detriment of the country and its values.<p>Speaking at a policy seminar in New York, the …

Federal officials accidentally emailed a reporter their plans to spin Puerto Rico.

In late September, the Pentagon included Bloomberg News climate reporter Christopher Flavelle on a series of emails meant for Pentagon employees.<p>The …

Caribbean

This Amazing Timelapse Of A Cargo Ship’s Journey Will Show You Things You Never Thought You’d See

For most of us who have dreamed of life at sea, it has remained just that. A dream. We have all dreamed of leaving behind everything, our jobs, our …

Live Off The Grid With The Bimobil 4x4 Expedition Vehicle

Just because you want to head off the grid for a weekend away in the wilderness doesn’t mean you have to get all minimalistic about it. Take this …

Swiss Alps

These are the world's 20 cheapest countries to visit (and the five most expensive)

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The Painkiller Cocktail

Fill large (beer or water) glass with ice. Pour all ingredients except the nutmeg into glass. Stir with long spoon until ingredients are mixed. Grate …

An American Historian Busts the Poisonous Myth at the Heart of White Nationalist Ideology

Events in Charlottesville recently cascaded into domestic terrorism. Three dead and dozens wounded as neo-Nazis, white supremacists, and other …

The Three Paradoxes Disrupting American Politics

They didn’t start with Trump, and they won’t end with him.<p>In their “hot mic” moment last week, Senators Susan Collins and Jack Reed gave cold bipartisan voice to a deep fear: The president of the United States is stunningly unprepared for his job and just may be—to use a technical political science …

Fake News

Unanimous A.I. Uses Human Swarms to Make Scary-Accurate Predictions

Here's how the human hive mind can predict the future.<p>If ants, birds, fish, and bees can pool their collective intelligence to make decisions, why …

Artificial Intelligence

Clever Street Artist Is Transforming NYC’s Streets into One Giant Playground

We love clever street art, so we couldn't help but admire the work of artist Tom Bob, who has been running amok on the streets of New York and Massachusetts. If you're a fan of famous street artist OakOak, you'll love Tom Bob's work, as he uses forgotten elements of the street to create whimsical …

Streetwear

10 Unsolved Pirate Mysteries That Will Shiver Your Timbers

Since the advent of sailing, there have been those who’ve traveled the seas in search of new lands, fortune, and hope. However, there have also been …

Archaeology

America’s real red scare

The slow-motion collapse of the American Empire<p>Jump into your time machine and let me transport you back to another age.<p>It’s May 2001 and the Atlantic Monthly has just arrived in the mail. I’m tantalized by the cover article. “Russia is finished,” the magazine announces. The subtitle minces no …

Geopolitics

Want Your Best Employees to Never Leave You? Ask Them 5 Simple Questions | Inc.com

Want to do something that will launch you into the new era of HR? Get rid of your exit interviews and replace them with "stay interviews."<p>If you're new to this concept, unlike the exit interview, managers are using stay interviews to get fresh insight into improving the work environment or their …

Employee Engagement

The Man Behind One of the Most Mysterious Books in the World

As the bewildering Codex Seraphinianus goes on display at the Maison Alaïa, complete with a new chapter, we take a moment to celebrate the curious …

Azzedine Alaïa

Keep it in the ground: Shell's 1991 film warning of climate change danger uncovered

Public information film unseen for years shows Shell had clear grasp of global warming 26 years ago but has not acted accordingly since, say critics<p>More than a quarter of a century ago, oil giant Shell made an extraordinary public film about the dangers of global warming, called Climate of Concern, …

Climate

Use This Presentation Strategy to Be Instantly More Persuasive | Inc.com

Persuasion is hard. There are the people who oppose you, the people who like you, and the people in the middle who are undecided.<p>Casey Stengel, who managed all four major league baseball teams in New York City in the 20th century, said, "The secret of successful managing is to keep the five guys …

Public Speaking

Matt Taibbi on Donald Trump’s strange appeal

“He’s what a lot of Americans would be if they had a billion dollars.”<p>“Pull a lever for me and you’ll horrify them all.”<p>That’s how journalist and author Matt Taibbi describes the proposition Donald Trump made to the electorate in 2016. For the past year, Taibbi has covered Trump for Rolling Stone<i>.</i> …

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