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A 30 Minute Treadmill Workout That’ll Burn Fat In Overdrive

When you hop on the treadmill at the gym, you want to make sure your run is as efficient as possible. Consider this 30 minute treadmill workout …

Exercise

4 simple note-taking extensions for Chrome

Looking for a simple way to jot down notes while using Chrome? Look no further.<p>I finally realized that Google Docs isn't the best note-taking app. It's too clunky for quickly jotting down notes about a project or interesting things I come across throughout the day.<p>So, I went to the Chrome Web Store …

Apps

The Creamiest Cacio e Pepe Ever, Approved by Mario Batali

What do you say when former Iron Chef Mario Batali says he's a fan of your food blog? How about when he casually invites you to breakfast? If you're …

Italian Food

Sunday Recipe: A No-Bake Chocolate Cake Fit for a Prince

Slightly northwest of Los Angeles proper is the city of Pasadena, California, a suburban enclave where Julia Child was born. It is also where confectioners and bakers Christine Moore and Cecilia Leung practice their craft at a cute shop on the edge of town called Little Flower Candy Company. For …

80 Books Every Person Should Read

We invited eight female literary powerhouses, from Michiko Kakutani to Anna Holmes to Roxane Gay, to help us create an updated list of books everyone should read. Each participant made 10 picks. It's a new year, a new Esquire.com. We're looking forward to reading and we hope you are, too.<p>What can …

Literature

Salary required in US cities to be in top 50% of earners

Shutterstock<p>If you're working toward earning a salary that will deem you "rich" in your city, it may take some time.<p>One benchmark you can use on your way to wealth: Making it into the top 50% of earners.<p>If you're earning at least $71,897 in New York City, you make more money than half the …

College Sports

Publication Opportunities for Writers: March and April 2015

Over 70 publication opportunities for both established and emerging writers. Please check the relevant websites for all terms and conditions. Dark …

College & University

‘My Mom Is an Airplane’, An Animated Short About a High-Flying Mother by Yulya Aronova

“My Mom Is an Airplane” is an animated short film by Russian artist Yulya Aronova. The film carries a charming, sincere tone and tells the story of a …

Animated Movies

‘TL;DW’ Sums Up All Ten Seasons of the Sitcom ‘Friends’ in Less Than Three Minutes

The series <i>TL;DW</i> (previously) summed up all ten seasons of the sitcom <i>Friends</i> in less than three minutes in a recent episode. Hosts Max Knoblauch and …

TV

Snacks Are Important for First Dates, Bloody Marys Are 'Very Nutritious'

A roundup of food news from around the Internet on October 17, 2014.<p><i>It’s the afternoon, and you deserve a break. Sit back, pour yourself a glass, and enjoy these food stories from around the Internet.</i><p><b>The Links</b><p>Do calorie-counts actually scare us into eating better? No, but the amount of time we'd …

Food

5 women who are changing how we think about food

Food & Wine selected the "Most Innovative Women in Food & Drink" in a collaboration with Fortune. Dana Cowin, editor in chief of Food & Wine, …

How To Make Any Song Your iPhone Ringtone

Love "Shake It Off" so much you wish you could wake up to it every morning? Don't waste money buying a ringtone from the iTunes store. Any song in your iTunes library can be made into a ringtone. Just open iTunes and follow these steps.<p><b>1. Figure out which part of the song you want for your …

Best Songs And Surprise Cameos From The Astounding Simpsons Live Show

This weekend, the massive Hollywood Bowl was taken over by <i>The Simpsons</i>. And even though we didn't get to attend, we can still live vicariously …

Fermented Carrot Pickles

Makes 2 quarts<p>Prep Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 12 min<p>For this recipe from chef Hugh Acheson, Empire State South, Atlanta, letting the carrots sit past the initial 5-day pickling will make the flavor more pronounced.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ lb. small carrots, peeled<p>Zest of 2 limes, removed in 1” strips with a …

Food Preservation

We still lie about slavery: Here’s the truth about how the American economy and power were built on forced migration and torture

All these decades later, our history books are filled with myths and mistruths. It is time for a true reckoning<p><i>1937</i><p>A beautiful late April day, seventy-two years after slavery ended in the United States. Claude Anderson parks his car on the side of Holbrook Street in Danville. On the porch of number …

8 Ways to Upgrade Your Gin and Tonic

Here, eight ways to dress up and remake one of the world’s greatest drinks.<p>There’s nothing simpler than a classic gin and tonic. But the old-school …

Avoid These School Lunch Common Mistakes and Pack the Best Brown Bag Ever

Back to school means back to school lunches: Don't make these common mistakes when packing your kid's midday meal.<p>Packing a school lunch doesn't have to be complicated. But the pressure of making a nutritious, easily transportable, tasty, and appealing lunch that will make it through art, history, …

Healthy Eating

27 Musicians And Their Hits Reimagined As Buildings

What if you could live inside your favorite songs, from “Bohemian Rhapsody” to “Space Oddity?”<p>A beloved album can turn into a sonic home of sorts, and provide a measure of comfort that trumps an actual living space. Now we have a mash-up of both: In his new illustration series, “Archimusic,” …

Weird

It’s Tartt—But Is It Art?

No one denies that Donna Tartt has written the “It novel” of the year, a runaway best-seller that won her the Pulitzer Prize. But some of the self-appointed high priests of literary criticism—at The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, and The Paris Review—are deeply dismayed by The Goldfinch …

532: Salt Sugar Fat

Paris Review - Gabriel García Márquez, The Art of Fiction No. 69

Interviewed by Peter H. Stone<p>Issue 82, Winter 1981<p>Gabriel García Márquez was interviewed in his studio/office located just behind his house in San Angel Inn, an old and lovely section, full of the spectacularly colorful flowers of Mexico City. The studio is a short walk from the main house. A low …

Literature

A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings

<b>A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings</b><p><b>by</b> <b>Gabriel Garcia Marquez</b><p><b>Translated by Gregory Rabassa</b><p>On the third day of rain they had killed so many crabs inside …

You're Not Highly Evolved

Here's where our bodies still mess up<p>As humans, it’s tempting to think of ourselves as the pinnacle of evolutionary progress. But evolution can only work with what’s available, resulting in a body that’s a bundle of compromises.<p>FEET<p>Our ankles and feet started out as flexible tree-climbing tools …

10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …

During Cold War, CIA used ‘Doctor Zhivago’ as a tool to undermine Soviet Union

A secret package arrived at CIA headquarters in January 1958. Inside were two rolls of film from British intelligence — pictures of the pages of a Russian-language novel titled “Doctor Zhivago.”<p>The book, by poet Boris Pasternak, had been banned from publication in the Soviet Union. The British were …

Stainless: Hypnotizing Slow-Motion Footage from Trains Pulling into Stations | Colossal

<p>These videos by Adam Magyar are one of those things that are difficult to explain verbally, but as soon as you see it, you realize how completely …