brentt

12 Flips | 3 Magazines | 10 Likes | 2 Following | 4 Followers | @brentt | Keep up with brentt on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “brentt”

Mink & Shoes feat Navid Izadi

Israeli Startups Raise Impressive $994 Million In First Quarter Of 2015

Technology News<p>Comments <b>SUBSCRIBE TO OUR WEEKLY NEWSLETTER:</b> <b>SIGN UP HERE FOR FREE</b><p>According to a report released today by IVC Research Center, 166 …

That one time when Queen Elizabeth hazed the crown prince of Saudi Arabia

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is many things: corgi owner, eager participant in Olympic stunts, the UK's longest-reigning monarch. As of her birthday today, 90 years old.<p>And as this story from a former British ambassador to Saudi Arabia makes clear, she is also a stone-cold badass.<p>The queen spent …

CIA Agents Assess: How Real Is ‘Homeland’?

Homeland The TV drama accurately presents the mission, intensity, pace, contradictions and complexity of a CIA station engaged in deadly battle, say …

Match has led to more relationships than any other site! See who’s online near you!<p>Ourtime is the fastest growing site for singles over 50. Start for …

Why Middle-Class Americans Can't Afford to Live in Liberal Cities

Blue America has a problem: Even after adjusting for income, left-leaning metros tend to have worse income inequality and less affordable housing.<p>On April 2, 2014, a protester in Oakland, California, mounted a Yahoo bus, climbed to the front of the roof, and vomited onto the top of the …

What Firechat's Success in Hong Kong Means for a Global Internet

The app now connecting political protesters could soon connect people in the developing world.<p>Look at pictures of any protest and you’ll see a mix of high and low technology. The Occupy Central protests in Hong Kong are no different. As the futurist Georgina Voss noticed, you’ll see umbrellas to …

The Seducer’s Cookbook: A Vintage Guide to the Lost Art of Seduction

As a lover of unusual cookbooks and inventive recipes — from <i>The Artists’ and Writers’ Cookbook</i> to <i>Modern Art Desserts</i> to the <i>Alice B. Toklas Cookbook</i> to Patti Smith’s lettuce soup for starving artists — I was delighted to come upon <b>The Seducer’s Cookbook</b> (<i>public library</i>). This amusing 1962 gem by …

The Fastest Supergrain Recipes for Busy Cooks

We never knew quinoa or farro—plus three more healthy grains—could taste so good (or cook in 30 minutes or less!).<p>An Italian Main Course That Isn't …

Crib notes: Who is Cezanne Visser?

Verashni Pillay is the former editor-in-chief of the Mail & Guardian, and inaugural editor-in chief of Huffington Post South Africa. She has worked …

Syrian Rebel Leader Appeals to Israel, US for Help Fighting Assad Regime Following Chemical Attack

Free Syrian Army rebels cleaning their AK47s in Aleppo, Syria. Photo: VOA News/Wikimedia Commons.<p>A Syrian rebel leader on Wednesday said his group …