Chris Berry

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People are dying because we misunderstand how those with addiction think

A philosopher explains why addiction isn’t a moral failure.<p>The American opioid epidemic claimed 42,300 lives in 2016 alone. While the public policy challenge is daunting, the problem isn’t that we lack any effective treatment options. The data shows that we could save many lives by expanding …

Opioid abuse in the U.S. is so bad it’s lowering life expectancy. Why hasn’t the epidemic hit other countries?

For the second year in a row, life expectancy in the United States has dropped.<p>It is not hard to understand why: In 2016, there was a 21 percent rise in the number of deaths caused by drug overdoses, with opioids causing two-thirds of them. Last year, the opioid epidemic killed 42,000 people, more …

Medicine

Sleep In, Then Make the Best Blueberry Pancakes of Your Life This Weekend

These ricotta pancakes are extremely fluffy thanks to a little trick.<p>When your friends know you love to cook—and even worse if they know you do it professionally—you get a lot of “so when are you gonna make me dinner?”. I even got a very specific, "can you make me pancakes?" request last summer …

Breakfast

These Ham & Cheese Muffins Will Cure Your Boring Work Lunch

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 375°F. Line a standard 12-well muffin pan with papers liners or coat the wells with cooking …

Breakfast

You Can Take One of America's Most Breathtaking Train Rides for Only $97

You can travel from Seattle to Los Angeles all for less than $100.<p>If you’ve ever wanted to see the West Coast without the hassle of driving, then we …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Preserved Lemons Are Your New Favorite Condiment

I like to divide my life into two eras: the time before I knew about preserved lemons and the time after I knew about preserved lemons. Unlike fresh …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

13 Black History Books That Belong on Every Kid’s Bookshelf

We’ve shared the films you should watch in honor of Black History Month and the books to add to your to-be-read list, but celebrating the African-American achievements and the struggle for civil rights shouldn’t be a solo affair. Today, we’re sharing children’s books that honor the legacy of …

You Can See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

Trains

See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

Beastie Boys Rapping Over Daft Punk Is the Greatest Collaboration That Never Was

This full album is amazing.<p>Imagine it's 1997. The Beastie Boys are a decade into their career, prepping their fifth studio album, and hear the robot house debut of a French duo called Daft Punk. What if they had reached out to Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo to produce some beats …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Why It’s So Hard for a Woman to Become President of the United States

A survey of female leaders around the world indicates how steep Hillary Clinton’s climb was.<p>There is no one reason—no finite number of reasons—why Hillary Clinton lost the U.S. presidential election. No amount of poring over polls will tell us the precise degree to which bias against women …

The Only 3 Superfoods Worth Buying, According to Foodies

Given that many superfoods are newly discovered, nutritionists and medical professionals cannot yet speak to their supposed benefits with 100% …

This is the only marinade you'll need this grilling season

I looked out Amanda Hesser's kitchen door at one of my very first Food52 photo shoots, and there Merrill was: Out on the deck, wrangling a very hot, flaming grill. Badass.<p>This was back when we shot everything we put up on the site in Amanda's house — and on her nightstand, as it happens — and …

Grilling

Veg Out! Try this Vietnamese-Style Roasted Green Beans and Okra with Caramelized Fish Sauce Recipe

This Thanksgiving, skip Aunt Ida's ancient green bean casserole recipe in favor of this tasty, unique dish.<p>With a nod to Houston's ethnic diversity, …

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Things You Should Never, Ever Clean With

And the items you could be destroying if you do<p><b>1.Vinegar:</b> Using vinegar on hardwood floors, natural tiles, and granite countertops can damage the finish causing them to appear dull.<p><b>2.Soap/detergent:</b> Using soaps and detergents canbe harsh and damage rugs and leather— it can also leave behind a …

A Killer Mac 'N' Cheese by Jamie Oliver

What is real American food? For his book, Jamie's America, Jamie Oliver crisscrossed the country to find out. The diversity of our cooking was a revelation to him. Here, he makes a classic macaroni and cheese recipe.<p><b>Serves 8-10</b><p>Ingredients<p>Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>3 tablespoons butter<p>3 …

Behind the Bar: Gastronomista’s Stolen Negroni

When I first started editing this column a few years ago, I wasn’t big on cocktails, so I’d give them all to my husband. Now each month I look …

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The Dessert To Serve At Your Next Dinner Party

Impress your dinner party guests with blueberry-lavender ice cream.<p>Blueberry-lavender ice cream. <i>Getty Images.</i><p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>3 cup(s) heavy cream<br>• 1 cup(s) whole milk<br>• 1 tablespoon(s) dried lavender flowers<br>• 8 large egg yolks<br>• 1/2 cup(s) sugar<br>• 1 1/2 teaspoon(s) vanilla extract<br>• 1 cup(s) blueberries<p><b>Directions:</b><p><b>Make</b> …

New movies on Netflix and Amazon for June

Netflix and Amazon are adding new titles to their streaming options in June.<p>Whether your tastes run to classic horror like "Carrie" or television series like "Downton Abbey," there is plenty to choose from. Here is the schedule of releases.<p><b>Here's what you should look for on Netflix:</b><p><b>June …

Boo Fire Basket

Sitting outside on a summer’s night is made all the more enjoyable with a little fire… and s’mores, of course. The Boo Fire Basket will help contain …

Sitting

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15 Genius Ways To Use Champagne

Champagne's not just for drinking anymore. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com.<p>Next time you pop open a bottle of bubbly, don't just grab a couple of flutes and chug it down. There are just too many fabulous things you can do with that champagne! From fantastic cocktails to …

DIY: Repurposing a Vintage Frame

I make an effort to buy as little “new” as possible, and I admit some things are hard to source used. But picture frames? They’re a dime a dozen at …

Lightweight Backpacking Tent Reduces the Reviled Poles

Second only to crawling, flying, and flesh-eating beasties, putting the tent together is probably the most annoying part of camping. Tent …