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15 vinyl records that make unique holiday gifts

Finding unique holiday gifts that are not like everything else can be tricky. Catch your friends and family off guard with these awesome, price-friendly vinyl records from Urban Outfitters. Whether it's for the ultimate record collector or someone who just enjoys music, we've selected everything …

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Your Cheat Sheet To A Stress-Free Move

7 tips for making your next move as painless as possible<p>If there's a move in your future and you want to hire help with all or part of it, here are the best suggestions to unpack and stow away, all from highly rated movers and satisfied customers:<p><b>1. Plan ahead.</b> Start at least six weeks before the …

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These Chowder Recipes Will Hug You From The Inside Out (PHOTOS)

You don't have to live in New England to enjoy chowder. Not even close to it. You don't even have to be a seafood fan -- although that certainly doesn't hurt. It's not just about clam chowder. Chowder recipes come in a wide variety, and can include vegetables, chicken, and of course, seafood.<p>These …

Kamani Hill cares not for your physics, provides you with an awesome goal

That's not how you're supposed to soccer. It is how you're supposed to awesome.<p>Kamani Hill did the Houston Dynamo dirty. He did them so dirty.<p>He's going away from goal, has the ball at an awkward height and doesn't have more than one touch. What would a sane person do in this situation? Any number …

How to Make Banh Xeo, Crisp Vietnamese Filled Crepes

How to make the hot and crunchy filled crepes known as banh xeo in Vietnam.<p><i>Banh xeo</i> translates to “sizzling cake.” Once you’ve made a batch of these lacy, ultra-crisp crepes, you’ll know why. Remember: Work quickly, and watch for splattering oil when the batter hits the pan.<p>Once oil is shimmering …

6 Puff Pastry Waffle Variations

We've been waffling up a storm, using a method for stuffing and waffling puff pastry that we developed last week. The basics? Layer ingredients on puff pastry, roll it up jelly roll-style, twist it into a coil, then press it into a heated waffle iron. Let deliciousness ensue.<p>Here are our six …

How to Make Miso Soup

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Toss your miso packets-- we've got a homemade version of the beloved soup that comes together in the same amount time, but tastes ten times better.</i><p>There …

It’s 2014. Do you know where your data is?

It’s no secret that over the last year, companies have adopted and deployed big data architectures and analytics like never before. They’ve caught …

Unbelievable Parkour Footage Of A Real-Life Spider-Man

How does Spider-Man get around when he runs out of webs? Parkour!<p>Parkour Athlete Ronnie Shalvis was so inspired by the recent Amazing Spider-Man 2 …

You Think Food Tastes Better If It's Expensive

We’re pretty shallow when it comes to food.<p>I don’t just mean our predilections for organic food and fancy coconut water. A new study shows that …

Food

Empire of the Plantain: One Family's Mission to Make the New American Fast Food

When Liliana Velasquez opened the first <b>Patacon Pisao</b> (née "El Dugout") in 2005, her dreams were modest. She didn't realize that her little food cart serving Venezuelan sandwiches would be the first of a local chain, one that today is on the verge of going bi-costal.<p>After years of working and saving …

Confit Tomatoes and Eggs in Purgatory: The Muir Glen Cooking School, Part 5

We're back with more tomato tips from chefs across the country. Read on for canned tomato inspiration! And don't forget to share your own tomato tips on Twitter using using hashtag #muirglencookingschool.<p><b>Earlier lessons from the Muir Glen Cooking School:</b><br>Introducing The Muir Glen Cooking School: …

Trader Joe's Kouign Amann is Almost as Good as Dominique Ansel's

Not too long ago, most people didn't know what a kouign amann was, let alone how delicious it is. If you were familiar with the pastry—a buttery Breton specialty that's somewhere between a croissant and brioche, with a layer of crispy caramelized sugar on top—you probably couldn't shut up about it, …

How to Write a Great Science Fiction Novel in 7 Easy Steps

<i>Max Barry's book Lexicon was voted fourth best science fiction novel of the year by Goodreads, and now he's put together a (mostly serious) list of</i> …

Game of Thrones is the first 'free-to-play' TV show, and gaming is racing to catch up

<i>Game of Thrones</i> is a massive hit for HBO, both in terms of the raw numbers of people watching and the cultural impact the show has had on television in general. It maintains the cable channel’s status as the home of prestige television, as HBO is a place you go when you want to keep up with what …

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Sorry, the page you requested was not found.<p>Please check the URL for proper spelling and capitalization. If you're having trouble locating a destination on Yahoo!, try visiting the <b>Yahoo! home page</b> or look through a list of <b>Yahoo!'s online services</b>. Also, you may find what you're looking for if you …

10 Brilliant Books That Will Grab You From Page One

<i>Originally posted on Kirkus:</i><p>We expect true crime books to draw us in from page one. But when a vast, epic novel or nonfiction book about the details of an international news story smartly seduces us from page one, count us impressed. Here are some titles that hooked us from the beginning but kept …

My Year At A Standing Desk And Why I’ll Never Go Back

Fast Company Web Producer Cia Bernales made the switch to a standing desk a year ago. She shares why she’s never going back to a regular office chair and how her posture got a new angle.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2014. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>It all …

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Shattered Mirror Sunset Reflections That Look Like Stained Glass Windows

<i>Broken Mirror/Evening Sky</i> is the newest series from New York based artist Bing Wright. This new body of work marks Wright’s first return to color …

Discover Outer Banks N.C. Food Traditions

<b>Judging from his letters home</b>, Orville Wright didn’t think much of the food situation on the remote North Carolina coast in the early 1900s, when he …

Jason Isbell’s Fresh Start

The songwriter charts a new course with “Southeastern”<p>Inside the Square Room, in Knoxville, Tennessee’s Market Square, beer cans crackle as they hit trash cans and conversation flows loudly, punctuated occasionally by a giant belly laugh. But when Jason Isbell steps to the microphone, the crowd …

Indie Music

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Kick Off Grilling Season With Balsamic Glazed Baby Back Ribs

More<p>Ribs<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Nothing can fulfill the defining barbecue trifecta of smoky, sweet, and tangy quite like ribs. Which is why I think they're a must-have on any menu for the second biggest cookout day of the year—Memorial Day. Last summer I worked on perfecting the …

Shrimp and Grits from 'The Lee Bros. Charleston Kitchen'

A seamless union of land and sea, shrimp and grits just may be the perfect example of lowcountry cuisine. Briny shrimp tossed in butter, cream, or tomato-y gravy are a graceful foil to sweet, earthy grits. The dish itself has been around at least since the early 20th century and as such has spawned …

SCREEN: The Office (All Bloopers Together)

I love the show The Office and what a treat to get one entire hour of bloopers spanning throughout all of the seasons. These cats are truly a …

Snapshots From The Memphis in May World Championship BBQ Cooking Contest

GallerySnapshots From The Memphis in May World Championship BBQ Cooking Contest<p>On the competitive barbecue circuit, few events top the <b>Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest</b>. Started in 1978, the event is now the largest pork barbecue contest in the world, with over 250 teams …

24 Steak Recipes For Your Memorial Day Grill

Gallery24 Steak Recipes For Your Memorial Day Grill<p>More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>So, you wanna cook steak for Memorial Day weekend?<p>First, check out The Food Lab's Complete Guide to How To Grill a Steak for tips on how to select and …

Matt's Four-Pepper Collards from 'The Lee Bros. Charleston Kitchen'

The four-pepper collards in <b>Matt and Ted Lee</b>'s new cookbook, <i>The Lee Bros. Charleston Kitchen</i>, was inspired by the peppery taste of the plant's budding tips. A plethora of greens are stewed with a piquant mix of red jalapeño, poblano, smoked paprika, and a generous grind of pepper. Cooked for the …