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Billionaire's Meatloaf from Alex Hitz

It's beloved as comfort food, but this classic dish can hold its own at even the fanciest affairs.<p>When I moved to New York in the mid-1990s, there were so many hostesses and hosts who gave easy, elegant, fun lunches and dinners. They were well known for their parties, and though varied in their …

Meat Loaf

The truth stings: Still no answers for collapsing bee colonies

<b>(Johan J.Ingles-Le Nobel)</b><p>The honeybee die-off crisis is jeopardizing America’s food supply, yet we’re still no closer to solving the problem<p>Scott Dodd<p>August 18, 2013 1:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on OnEarth.org.<p>In 2006, long before I worked at this magazine, <i>OnEarth</i> contributing …

Republican Congressman Wants "Citizen Advocate" For NSA Surveillance

Republican Rep. James Lankford said he wants a "citizen advocate" involved in the process of procuring data through FISA court orders for National Security Agency surveillance practices. Lankford was speaking at a "Tuesday Talk Town Hall" in his district.<p>"There's a right way to fix it and a wrong …

Surveillance

Brazil: is the worst in loan delinquencies over? | Financial Times

Print this page<p>The answer is a resounding yes if comments this week from Itaú Unibanco and Banco Santander are to be believed.<p>Itaú, which ranks as …

Mini Pig Keeps Cool by Eating an Ice Cream Cone Under a Tiny Parasol

An adorable mini pig keeps cool on a hot day by eating an ice cream cone under a tiny parasol in these photos taken by UK photographer Richard Austin.<p>…

Dublin Zoo Celebrates the Birth of Two White Crowned Mangabeys

There's a lot of excitement at the Dublin Zoo's primate department. Two White Crowned Mangabeys were born just two weeks apart, one male and one …

Meet Trotter: The French Bulldog That’s a Master of Disguise

Yes, we've all seen some extremely cute French Bulldogs, like the one this adorable Japanese boy cuddles up to every day, but have you seen one as mysterious as this? Meet Trotter, the black pup with over 165,000 followers on Instagram. Regularly receiving over 10,000 “likes” on his photos, Trotter …

All About Ceviche

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Chefs Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Milliken of Border Grill discuss the building blocks of ceviche.</i><p>When you think of summer food, you think of raw, …

Recipes

Grab Your Summer Sunglasses and Make These 28 Sandwiches

When the temperature spikes, and all you can think about it spending time outside, these sandwiches will be there for you.<p><b>Portable, self-contained, and filling enough</b> to fuel every impromptu football and frisbee game warm weather may have in store—it's the magic of a summer sandwich. These 28 will …

Our favourite images of the week

Take a journey around the world, from a remote paradise in Africa to the US’ Last Frontier, with these travel photos from the past seven days.

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Israeli Couscous Tabbouleh

8 Servings<p>Rinsing the cooked couscous stops the cooking and prevents it from sticking together as it cools.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups Israeli couscous<p>1 small shallot, finely chopped<p>1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil<p>2 tablespoons (or more) fresh lemon Juice<p>1 English hothouse cucumber, unpeeled, …

Meet Norm, the Personality-Filled Pug

In the latest issue of Ludique Magazine, the online publication all about mobile photography, you'll find a great little story about one of the most personality-filled pugs you'll ever come across. Seattle-based Jeremy Veach has been the proud owner of Norm, his four-legged friend, since the pup …

Playful Posters Feature Animals Around the World

UK-based illustrator Andy Ward created this <i>Natural History</i> poster series as a way for kids–and everyone–to learn about the animals of the world. Leo the Lion was originally developed for a children's book, but the little guy was set aside and sat on a shelf for almost ten years. Eventually, Ward …

Veiny Map Represents Waterways Across America

Beginning as an exercise in using open source information rather than to be a piece of art, Nelson Minar's <i>All Rivers</i> map is a detailed representation of every waterway in the bordering 48 United States. By using the National Hydrography Dataset, Minar outlined each river, stream, and creek he could …

Awesome Silhouettes of Superheroes Reveal Their Past and Present

California-based artist Khoa Ho's poster series titled <i>Superheroes – Past/Present</i> features iconic superheroes like Batman, Superman, and Spiderman as creatively designed silhouettes revealing their former struggles and current strength. The series draws inspiration from the <i>Batman Begins</i> quote: “It's …

The clearest lake in the world – in pictures

The visibility of distilled water is about 80 metres. Blue Lake, in New Zealand's South Island, clocks in at 76 metres. Here are the first-ever …

American dream? US lags in creating rich entrepreneurs

Business News<p>The creation myth of American wealth is almost always rooted in the entrepreneur.<p>It's the two kids who start a computer company in their garage or dorm room. Or the former standup comic who creates form-shaping undergarments, or the South African immigrant who creates a new electric …