Chris Sullivan

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Six Allies Washington Should Dump From Its Lonely Hearts Club

It's hard to get out of a bad relationship. The good times may be over and the once vibrant connection may be dead, but people just can't admit that it's time to say goodbye.<p>Countries have the same problem. Especially the U.S. Washington has spent decades collecting allies, like many people …

Geopolitics

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

The Quest to Find the Perfect Buffalo Wing Recipe

We set out on a quest to create the best Buffalo wing recipe. Here's what we came up with<p>We have a lot of chicken wing recipes here at <i>Bon Appétit</i>. We’ve got vinegar-ed, we’ve got herbed, spicy peanut, and even crab fat-caramel (trust us, they’re delicious). But you know what we didn’t have? A good …

Cooking

25 Delicious Dips to Serve at Your Next Shindig

As the new year kicks off to an exciting start, we’re betting that you’ll have at least a few people over sometime in the next few months. Whether it’s to catch up on a casual evening or a big Superbowl Bash, you’re going to need some snacks to set out. Dip is the perfect solution. No matter what …

Cardamom-Ginger Crunch

Heat oven to 375°. Grease a 9" x 13" baking dish; set aside. Put 18 tbsp. butter and sugar in a large bowl; beat with a handheld mixer on medium …

Dessert

New Theory Suggests That We Live In The Past Of A Parallel Universe

Whether through Newton's gravitation, Maxwell's electrodynamics, Einstein's special and general relativity or quantum mechanics, all the equations that best describe our universe work perfectly if time flows forward or backward.<p>Of course the world we experience is entirely different. The universe …

This Wonderful Map Shows What US States' Names Really Mean

All it takes is time and repetition to strip a word of its original meaning. Have you ever wondered what <i>Illinois</i> actually means? Or how about <i>Chicago</i>? According to cartographers Stephan Hormes and Silke Peust, <i>Illinois</i> translates to "Land Of Those Who Speak Normally," and <i>Chicago</i> is "Stink …

22 Show-Stopping Roasts for Your Holiday Table

If your extended family only gets together for dinner a couple times a year, you should make each meal count with a show-stopping centerpiece. This holiday season cooks across the country are going to be making elegant roasts, and you should join them. We have 22 festive recipes that are sure to …

16 Cookies That Can Literally Be Thrown Together At the Very Last Minute

We've all been there before.<p>Your mind is about to be blown when you find out how easy these fancy semi-homemade treats are to make. Translation: Behold the most gorgeous cookie recipes that only require a tube of store-bought dough, or few ingredients with zero effort. This piece originally …

Take Out Fake Out: Homemade Naan Bread

Have I ever told you about my love for bread? Probably not. Most people think I am all about the sweets since at the beginning of my blogging career, …

10 Healthy Two-Ingredient Avocado Recipes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, make dessert, smoothies, milkshakes, and more in five minutes flat.<p>The world's most perfect berry — yes, avocados are classified as berries — doesn't need much to taste delicious. A little salt is all you really need. But when you're feeling a little fancier, …

11 Recipes That Prove Hand Pies Are the Perfect Winter Food

The world’s best cold-weather food may not be soup after all. We’d argue that thet title ought to go to the oft-overlooked hand pie. Consider this: …

26 Stunning Images You Won't Believe Were Found On Google Street View

He created a Tumblr, 9-eyes — named after the 9 cameras Google Street View uses— where he curates the best images he finds.<p>Rafman says sometimes he picks a location and "just wanders," captivated by what he sees.<p>He also doesn't document where exactly the photos were taken.<p>He told The New York Times …

Scientist Gives Himself Fecal Transplant To Try A Hunter-Gatherer's Microbiome

Why a field researcher from America has exposed his colon to the gut microbiome of a tribesman from Tanzania<p>It's not often we encounter a story that begins with a line like this:<p>“AS THE SUN set over Lake Eyasi in Tanzania, nearly thirty minutes had passed since I had inserted a turkey baster into …

Hunter Gatherers

Oktoberfest German Beer Cheese Spread

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Prep:</b><p>10 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>10 minutes<p>A cheesy mustard spread made with German beer – perfect for dipping pretzels!<p>Ingredients:<p>16 …

12 Dalai Lama Quotes That Will Change The Way You Think About Happiness

He fled his home during the Chinese occupation of Tibet and soon set up a government in exile in India.<p>The monk has been the spiritual leader of his people and his religion since he was 15 years old. He's also one of the foremost authors and philosophers within Tibetan Buddhism, having authored …

Three Onion Dip

6 Servings<p>Onions are loaded with umami flavor, as are anchovies, mushrooms, and Worcestershire sauce. Together, they make this dip especially hard to resist.<p>September 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons plus 1 tsp. vegetable oil<p>2 medium onions, thinly sliced<p>2 anchovy fillets packed in oil, drained<p>1 …

Onions

How To Make Classic Pulled Pork

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: We're showing you how to make classic homemade pulled pork, no</i> …

BBQ

Watermelon Tomato Salad + Blueberry Grappa Sauce

<i>We're celebrating Meatless Mondays with balanced, delicious meal plans. We hope you'll join us -- whether you're vegetarian all the time or just here and there.</i><p><i>Today: Double up on summer fruit for dinner and dessert.</i><p>You've waited all fall, winter, and spring for summer fruit to arrive at the …

Ice Cream

Hellfest heavy metal music festival – in pictures

Clisson in western France stages heavy metal festival with acts including Sepultura

Evolution depends on rare chance events, 'molecular time travel' experiments show

Chance events may profoundly shape history. What if Franz Ferdinand's driver had not taken a wrong turn, bringing the Duke face to face with his …

Experiments in Second Life Reveal Alternative Laws of Physics - MIT Technology Review

Second Life is an online world in which people use avatars to explore and interact with each other and to build more or less anything based on simple …