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An unconventional beef rib roast delivers maximum umami

<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i><p>When I was a wee lad, …

DNC targets Limbaugh, Daily Caller

Seeking to reignite the "war on women" narrative, the Democratic National Committee has sent an email to supporters asking them to push Republicans to stop talking to Rush Limbaugh and The Daily Caller because of recent remarks the conservatives made about sexual harassment.<p>"There’s a line between …

3 essential (and ignored) questions about Detroit’s bankruptcy

Why are municipal employees being blamed when data prove they had little to do with the city’s fiscal problems?<p>Though they are important, let's be honest: Municipal budget figures can be mind-numbingly boring. Even in high-profile, high-stakes dramas like Detroit's bankruptcy, the sheer flood of …

Why Afghanistan Is Such A Mess, In Two Unanswered Questions

As part of the House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on Afghanistan, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R., Calif.) asked three top officials two simple questions: How many Americans have died in Afghanistan this year? And how much is the war costing the U.S.?<p>Awkward excuses and befuddled silence greeted him …

Why The AP Risked Exposing An American CIA Agent Missing In Iran

The story exposed a major CIA scandal— Levinson was paid to gather intelligence on Iran for a team of analysts who had no authority to put together such an operation.<p>After his disappearance, the U.S. government had repeatedly denied he was an intelligence asset, saying he was just a private citizen …

U.S. Congress poised to limit contractor pay: Is $487,000 a year enough? | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congress is poised to nearly halve the salary cap for U.S. government contractors after years of dramatic increases driven by skyrocketing executive pay.<p>A general view of the U.S. Capitol Dome in Washington, October 4, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst<p>A broad budget bill that won …

GOP and outside groups break up

House Republicans and big money conservative groups are going through a breakup.<p>Groups like FreedomWorks and Heritage Action demanded Republicans reject Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget deal — or else.<p>But 169 Republicans approved it anyway Thursday night.<p>And even though the deal itself was relatively small, …