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How Atheists Are Turning ‘Religious Freedom’ Laws Against Religion

For almost a year now, the nation has been locked in almost constant debate over various state and federal versions of the Religious Freedom and …

Bill Maher, American hero: Laughing at religion is exactly what the world needs

<b>(HBO/Janet Van Ham)</b><p>Maher’s stances get him called a bigot. We should thank him instead, for taking a necessary battle to the faithful<p>Jeffrey Tayler<p>April 26, 2015 10:00am (UTC)<p>Bill Maher, the host of HBO’s "Real Time," is a shining beacon of the New American Enlightenment, radiant with goodness and …

In-wall wiring guide for home A/V

Crutchfield advisor Norm has worked on hundreds of whole-house wiring jobs.<p>This guide will help you save money by doing your own small-scale in-wall …

How to decide whether to elect an S-corp for your business

As far as I know, everyone wants to make money, but no one wants to pay taxes. Yet we all know that taxes are inevitable: All we can do is make smart …

Playing Around with Brainstorming

<i>The Art of Innovation: Lessons in Creativity from IDEO, America’s Leading Design Firm</i> Tom Kelley with Jonathan Littman, Doubleday/Currency Books, 2001<p>The ability to generate “effective surprise.” That’s what Jerome Bruner, the wise and distinguished psychologist, described as the hallmark of a …

What It’s Like To Get A Personal Brand Makeover By Personal Brand Consultants

Valuable lessons in putting your best foot forward.<p>“It’s like you’re an idiot savant.”<p>I’m on the phone with Karen Leland, a branding and marketing strategist, discussing the particulars of my quote-unquote “personal brand.” Admittedly, it’s a two-word concept I never paid much attention to, except …

20 Tools to Run a Small Business

A small business owner assumes many functions — marketing, sales, human resources, information technology, and research and development. Fortunately, …

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These Diagrams Are Everything You Need To Decorate Your Home

Interior design cheat sheets FTW.

Slide out Bed for the Office

As a family gets bigger, many times one of the first questions has to do with what handy, but maybe not entirely necessary room will be sacrificed? If you happen to have an office, and a guest bedroom, there’s always the option of combining the two. Since the guest bedroom is generally not …

The Anti-Poverty Case for “Smart” Gentrification, Part 1

Gentrification – the migration of wealthier people into poorer neighborhoods – is a contentious issue in most American cities. Many fear that even if …

Las Vegas is building ideal american cities through urban design principles

Long before America’s current urban revival, the Strip was ditching its streetside car parks for promenades and conceiving its own version of the …

Custom Chair Seat Back Pad Set - Economical

$116.01<p>Add to Cart Qty<p>Product Overview<p>Managing to look both sophisticated and stylish, our traditional custom chair pads are ideal for home, office …

Editors’ Picks: 10 Favorite Sources for Bargain Vintage Furniture

Here at Remodelista we’ve participated in our share of eBay auctions. We’ve also have been known to obsessively check the local Craigslist listings …

Slate Magazine - Politics, Business, Technology, and the Arts

Cover StoryBrett Kavanaugh Should Worry Robert Mueller Mark Joseph Stern The judge’s criticism of <i>United States v. Nixon</i> shows he’d likely protect …

Donald Trump

You Said It: ‘Art Is a Great Way to Begin the Tale’ and More Quotables (10 photos)

There is no sweeping theme to tie together some of my favorite nuggets of wisdom from Houzz this week, but the stories made me see lots of new …

Wall Art

Steal This Look: A Classic English Kitchen for an Oscar-Winning Costume Designer

Oscar-winning costume designer Jacqueline Duran (she’s known for her work on <i>Anna</i> <i>Karenina</i>, <i>Pride & Prejudice</i>, and <i>Atonement</i>) commissioned Mark Lewis …

The 15 Most Popular Kitchen Storage Ideas on Houzz

As the home of appliances, cookware and every specialty gadget under the sun, the kitchen is and always will be a perplexing place to organize. The …

Kitchens

Better Circulation for a Family Kitchen and Bathroom

At first Sara and Gibbs Rounsavall figured they would make over their 1980s plastic-laminate-filled kitchen with just new cabinets and appliances. …

What is Critical Thinking & How Do You Improve It?

What is Critical Thinking? In a nutshell, critical thinking is not believing anything… unless the evidence for it is sound. Encoded in this …

Critical Thinking

Boston’s 10 best BBQ joints

<b>BLACKSTRAP BBQ</b><p>Winthrop’s Blackstrap may be off the beaten path, but its slow-cooked flavor still draws crowds of locals and visitors alike. In …

‘Silicon Valley’ Star T.J. Miller Totally Derailed An Omaha Morning Show

Tailgating 2.0: Prosciutto and Havarti Jalapeno Poppers - GrillGirl: healthy grilling recipes, big green egg recipes, pellet cooker recipes, paleo recipes, low carb recipes, tailgating recipes, cast iron recipes, BBQ recipes

As I was snapping the photo, the fire crackled and I caught it in the shot! Jalapenos + prosciutto + havarti = heaven!<p>None of these are EVER left …

Learn How to Tie 12 Useful Knots with This Visual Guide

If the only knot you know involves tying your shoes, then this infographic provides clear, step-by-step instructions on tying some of the most useful …

My Houzz: 38 Years of Renovations Help Artists Live Their Dream

In true form given their creative backgrounds, artists John Ballantyne and Liz Davidson have made their 1862 farmhouse a working canvas. The two …

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Know Your Stuff: The 110 Best DIY Tips Ever

For Popular Mechanics' 110th anniversary, we decided to do something special: We dived into our archives to find the 110 best, handiest, and most helpful tips ever printed in PM. It's more than a century of DIY wisdom. (You can read the introduction to the project here.)<p>For <i>Popular Mechanics</i>' 110th …

How to Conduct a Home Energy Audit in Just 30 Minutes

Taking steps to conserve energy can cut your electricity bill by as much as $600 a year. Don't believe it? Up to 30 percent of a home's energy usage …

Ikea Upgrade: The SemiHandmade Kitchen Remodel

LA creative director and designer Sarah Sherman Samuel and her husband, Rupert Samuel, thought nothing of tearing out the cabinets in their LA …

Garage Storage Ideas: Find Unused Space

The average garage has more than 150 sq. ft. of unused storage space. We'll show you where to find it.<p>The perfect place for all of your stuff!<p>The …

10 Easy Ways to Update Your Kitchen Cabinets

One of the most prominent fixtures in your kitchen—the cabinets—can be your quickest path to creating a whole new room. If you’re looking for a …