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Pappa al Pomodoro: The Tuscan Tomato Soup for Every Season

I was flipping through several of my 19th-century cookbooks recently, and was reminded of how different they were back then. One of the most surprising things was the frequent inclusion of whole chapters on feeding the ill and infirm. Cookbooks from those times weren't just aspirational guides full …

mushroom marsala pasta bake

Over the last couple years — a dark time in which I’ve slowly had to accept that my once-tiny baby with fairly simple needs now required real square …

Recipes

red bean and green grain taco bowl

I swear, this wholesome-looking meal isn’t penance for anything. It’s not a budget-friendly apology for the frenetic unplanned redecorating project …

Food

baked chickpeas with pita chips and yogurt

Nothing against barbecue-style baked beans, all tangy sauced and full of smoky burnt end drippings — hi summer, get here quick please — but I hardly …

the browniest cookies

I have, for forever and a day, looked for a chocolate cookie I could crown with what I considered the highest honor one could bestow on it, declaring …

Dessert

Fitness Is a Skill, Not a Talent: Here's How to Develop It

As a fitness coach and the co-founder of Fitocracy, I've been exposed to the success stories and fitness challenges of countless people. When they …

How I Rewired My Brain to Become Fluent in Math - Issue 17: Big Bangs

I was a wayward kid who grew up on the literary side of life, treating math and science as if they were pustules from the plague. So it’s a little …

Mathematics

How to Answer 'Tell Me About Yourself' in a Job Interview

<i>This is the most popular blog post of 2014. See the rest of the top 15 here.</i><p>If you have ever been in an interview, then you have undoubtedly had to …

Employment

The Plus Side

Full-figured fashion gets a new look.<p>I attended a runway show at New York Fashion Week this year, and I managed to get a very good seat—in the front row, right where the models made their turns. As is often the case in fashion, the best part was not <i>where</i> I was sitting but with whom: two of the …

Your Inner Drone: The Politics of the Automated Future

<i>Nicholas Carr |</i> The Glass Cage: Automation and Us <i>| October 2014 | 15 minutes (3,831 words)</i><p><i>The following is an excerpt from Nicholas Carr‘s new book,</i> …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Interview on Retirement, Feminists, & Jazzercise

Ruth Bader Ginsburg was considered a judge’s judge when she was appointed to the Supreme Court in 1993, an incrementalist who thought <i>Roe</i> v. <i>Wade</i> might …

The Leftovers

Sure, Paula Deen’s mainstream career is over. But now she has her very own digital network—uncensored, y’all—and she’s making millions in a booming …

The Seething Anger of Putin's Russia

How U.S.-Russian relations became so dysfunctional—and dangerous<p>MOSCOW—The standoff between Russia and the West over Ukraine is a relatively recent development, but it is sickeningly familiar to anyone who grew up in the Cold War decades. It is, most of all, uniquely ominous: When nuclear-armed …