Brian Garant

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Looking for the Green Fairy with an Absinthes.com Sampler Pack

Interested in absinthe but don’t know where to start? With bottle prices that can top $100 a pop, it’s tough to justify the price for a bottle if you …

Turn Your Daunting Project Backlog into a Fun and Actionable QR Code To-Do List

There's no way around it: using a to-do list is boring. Perhaps you enjoy making the list, but when you need to choose an item you're faced with a …

Five Best System Rescue Discs

When your computer starts behaving strangely, won’t boot, or you start getting strange errors that you can’t pin down, a great way to troubleshoot …

Celebrating Booze Book Review Month - Drinkhacker: The Insider's Guide to Good Drinking

Books Reviews<p>March 4, 2013<p>By happenstance, this past February became Booze Book Review month. We had a pretty generous amount of reading material on …

Become a Pro Outlook User By Avoiding Common Mistakes

Advertisement<p>If you work in a typical office environment, the odds are pretty good that the mail system is an Exchange sever and that the mail client …

1966 BARRED OUTLAW MOTORCYCLE MAGAZINE | BRUTAL! FRANK! VIOLENT!

From the archives of <b>Nostalgia on Wheels</b> comes this lil’ peek at <i>Barred Outlaw Motorcycle</i> magazine– a biker exploitation rag written not for riders, …

5 Top Sandwiches for the true Sandwich lover...

Forget Take-Out: Tips For a Make-It-At-Home Bánh Mì Sandwich

Sometimes I come across something online and think to myself, "Well, it's about time!" <i></i>And this is exactly how I felt when I stumbled across a recipe …

Cooking

‘Dressing For Pleasure’: 1977 fetish film that influenced Britain’s punk scene

From the DM achives:<p>Scottish documentary filmmaker John Samson died at the age of 58 in 2004. But sadly, for someone of his distinct talents, he had …

Tattoos

Grilled Cheese With Guacamole Might Be The Best Thing Ever

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>I admit it: I was a hot avocado snob. Look around you, I'm sure you know one. I'm talking about people who scoff at the idea of serving avocado at any temperature other than cool. People who hear of tempura-fried …

From the secret life of ukuleles: David Bowie eyeballing Tiny Tim

Tiny Tim hobnobbing with Princess Margaret, Dusty Springfield and Lou Christie while David Bowie looks on in the background. London Palladium, 1969.

‘Send our ships out, into uncharted waters’: Sebastian Horsley on ‘Extreme Living’

A friend described the late, lamented artist, writer, and renowned dandy, Sebastian Horsley as a kind and good man, who didn’t quite always think …

Uncharted

Consequence of Sound

‘In the Shadow of the Sun’: A film collaboration between Derek Jarman and Throbbing Gristle

<i>1987</i><p>‘Hello Derek.’<br>‘Hello. I’m writing in my diary about James Anderton. What a ghastly man.’<br>‘Yes.’<br>‘He’s saying we’re living in a cesspit of our …

Film Festivals

Zagat

Green cocktails recipes

They identified <b>PROCYANIDINS to be the most abundant flavanoid in red wine</b> – up to 1 gram per liter they found in some traditional style red wines …

Astonishing found footage of kids dancing to the Velvet Underground in 1956!

<i>From the DM archives:</i><p>The footage is from TV teen dance show “Seventeen” that aired in 1956 on Iowa station WOI-TV. The video was uploaded to the …

Velvet Underground

Famous Last Meals: What Notorious Criminals Ate Before They Were Executed

That's too bad.<p>While it's common for condemned prisoners not to be served what they ask for — due to budget or other culinary restrictions — there are still many outlandish requests.<p>From buckets of fried chicken to pints of chocolate chip ice cream, here's what a few of the nation's infamous …

Ice Cream