Gerry Carmody

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Puerto Rico's American Dream Is Dead

President Donald Trump has finally started tweeting about the disaster in Puerto Rico, and his messages show that he -- and we as a nation -- still haven’t digested the full implications of the post-Hurricane Maria situation. The underlying reality is that the political and economic model for the …

Caribbean

The Next Big Thing In Beer Is Being A Small Taproom

I have a problem.<p>I know I won't get any sympathy, but still.<p>On any given night, I can walk out my front door and within a half hour be at one of <i>seven</i> different taprooms serving up amazing fresh beer, brewed on the spot. Do you get what I'm going through? How could anyone possibly choose?<p>Here in the …

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The 11 Best Audiobooks To Listen To Right Now

It’s lit<p>There's plenty of things we remember fondly from our childhood, but high up on that list is when we used to lie in our bed at night and have our father tell us stories. Sometimes he would make them up, other times he would read to us. All those times, it was one of the highlights of our …

7 Gadgets That Should Be in Your Emergency Kit

Relatively speaking, the last few years have been tame on the hurricane front. But according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration …

Bolognese

Bolognese sauce is an originally Italian, meat-based sauce that is served with pasta. Here, our favorite Bolognese recipes including pappardelle with …

5 things that happened when I did a sugar detox

Yeah, I eat pretty darn healthy. But I'm only human. Every once in a while there's a birthday at work, and I eat a cookie. Sometimes two if I'm stressed. Then that cookie reminds me, wow, refined sugar is delicious! And also, that I love apple fritters. Then the next morning, I might buy an apple …

15 Recipes You Can Cook in a Dutch Oven While Camping

If you're loading up a pack and planning a trek up a mountain or into the depths of the woods, you probably won't be lugging a heavy Dutch oven with you. But if you're doing the sort of camping where you're carrying an ice chest with you, too (you're driving to a campsite, let's say), there's a …

To Be a Better Leader, Learn This FBI Hostage Negotiation Tactic

Before getting to yes, strive for “that’s right.”<p>As a strategic messaging and positioning consultant, I preside over lots of contentious meetings. …

FBI returns to 9mm rounds, once shunned as ineffective

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is returning to the ammunition caliber it labeled ineffective and blamed for the deaths of two of its agents during a 1986 shootout in Miami — the 9mm jacketed hollow-point luger.<p>In addition to the new bullet, the FBI has decided to purchase a new pistol to fire …

Easy dinner recipes: 25 ways to use rotisserie chicken

Looking for an easy dinner idea? It doesn't get much simpler than the rotisserie chicken you can find at the market. They're perfect served on their own but also work well in many familiar dishes. Best of all? You can get dinner on the table in about an hour or less, and without a lot of stress.<p>I …

17 Rainy Day Soup Recipes to Make in 20 Minutes or Less

It’s raining and you forgot your umbrella. And your rain boots. This evening you’re going to need something warm and incredibly easy that you can whip up in less than half an hour. We know the feeling, so we’ve come up with 17 amazing quick and easy soup recipes for a tasty and speedy dinner that …

5 of the Hottest Barbecue Trends for 2015

2015 already? Seems like I just sat down to write last year's predictions. So here's a look at my crystal ball for Planet Barbecue 2015. (Many of my predictions for last year came true, like Really Big Steaks and Cocktails Get Smoked.)<p>I write these words on a flight from Los Angeles to Miami. Which …

BBQ

Can't believe I waited so long to build a workbench!

This workbench is based on the bench that Jordan Crawford of Jord’s Woodshop built in his series on you tube. I didn’t build it as a direct copy of …

Make the Mac and Cheese of Your Dreams by Avoiding These Common Mistakes

Homemade macaroni and cheese is way better than the boxed stuff—here's how to make the perfect batch.<p>Boxed macaroni and cheese is easy. But so is whipping up a pan of the homemade version—and it tastes about 1,000 times better. But before you preheat that oven, hear us out: There are a few common …

Taste Test: The Best (And Worst) Kinds Of Bourbon To Use In An Old-Fashioned Cocktail

Old-fashioned cocktails, from sidecars to negronis, have been popular for over a decade. But until recently, the Old-Fashioned Cocktail proper was an all-but-forgotten artifact outside a few excellent bars in New York and San Francisco.<p>Its major obstacle to success was that many bartenders -- both …

The One Drink You Must Make this Fall

To chill out, turn to The Angry Gnome<p>The Autumn Gnome is a beautifully balanced libation invented by veteran mixologist Shannon Burke at The Angry Gnome Pub in New Hyde Park, New York. But this drink is more than just a quintessential fall cocktail. It marks a new beginning for the Angry Gnome.<p>Two …

Make the Best Meatballs You'll Ever Eat

Proof that four kinds of meat are better than one<p>Sorry, Mom. These are the best meatballs I’ve ever had.<p>Sure, all balls of meat are delicious by definition. But these meatballs contain <i>four</i> different kinds of meat. And <i>homemade</i> breadcrumbs. And a kind of preserved Italian chile that I’d never heard …

How Sean Brock Makes Pimento Cheese

The James Beard Award-winning chef shares a recipe from his new cookbook<p>When Sean Brock talks about pimento cheese, people tend to pay attention. The chef at McCrady’s and Husk, in Charleston, South Carolina, and Husk Nashville has been one of the driving forces behind the recent revival of …

The True Story of How a Dog Became a Truffle Hunter Thanks to Magic Mushrooms

An interview with Ilsa the truffle-hunting dog (and her trainer) proves that you, too, can train your pooch to search for truffles.<p>As soon as she’s off her leash, Ilsa the dog darts into the emerald-green woods of Oregon’s Willamette Valley like she’s greeting a long-lost lover.<p>Now she’s a …

Alabama’s White Gold

Pat Martin’s three-state take on a barbecue classic<p>Raised in Corinth, Mississippi, and educated at Freed-Hardeman University in the barbecue capital of Henderson, Tennessee, Martin’s Bar-B-Que pit master Pat Martin developed this sauce as a tribute to the basting and dunking sauces applied to …

Pie Safe

With reclaimed wood, hand-punched tin, and a lot of love, a Georgia couple brings back the pie safe<p>During the early summer, as storms roared through the Southeast, a lightning bolt struck and felled a cherry tree on a farm in Hayesville, North Carolina. The farmer called the owner of a local …

Built to Last: Braxton Dixon

Now in his nineties, the mastermind behind the homes of Johnny Cash and other country music greats is still building some of the world’s most unusual houses<p>As Braxton Dixon drives past an endless parade of cookie-cutter homes perched atop the Tennessee hills just northeast of Nashville, he looks …

Summer’s Tastiest Salad

Inspired by succotash and topped off with crispy bacon, meet the ultimate tomato salad<p>When chef Chris Hastings puts the tomato salad back on the menu at Birmingham, Alabama’s <b>Hot and Hot Fish Club</b> each year, locals take notice. “The phones start ringing off the hook. People come out of the …

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Guy Clark: A Picture of Talent

One of the South’s greatest songwriters<p>Guy Clark is sitting in his modest home in West Nashville, Tennessee, contemplating what it means when someone calls him a “songwriter’s songwriter,” a term frequently applied to the Texas legend. Born in the West Texas town of Monahans, Clark, who is …

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Bighorn(big horn) River Fishing Report | Bighorn Angler

Bighorn River at its Peak<p>Leave your thoughts<p>It looks like the Bighorn may have hit its peak flow rate for the season @13300 CFS, at least... View …