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Crazy Lady Exposes Monster Energy Drinks as Satanic Conspiracy

If you're looking for the devil, he's hiding in your Monster® Brand Extreme Energy Beverage, probably right between the L-carnitine and the …

Why Corporate Skunk Works Need to Die

In the 20th century corporate skunk works® were used to develop disruptive innovation separate from the rest of the company. They were the hallmark of innovative corporations.<p>——–<br>In the 20th century companies could be market share leaders for decades by just focusing on their core product(s). Most …

Wealth inequality in US not seen since Great Depression - study

A research paper from the London School of Economics shows previous estimates have seriously underestimated the amount of wealth controlled by the …

How Big Data Will Help Save Healthcare

More and more companies are talking about big data these days—but it’s more than a buzzword. It might just change the way healthcare works in the U.S. From better patient outcomes to a more transparent healthcare system to more accessible and affordable care, big data could change every inch of the …

10 Essential Strength Exercises for Runners

Do these exercises consistently, and you’ll run faster and stronger.<p>Whenever the topic of strength training and running comes up, most runners tend to respond with, “Wait, I’m supposed to do something other than running?” Supplementing running with strengthening exercises will not only aid in …

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …

Workouts

The Best Lecture I’ve Ever Heard

Mr. Frost, my superb economics teacher in England, once shared the story of two people talking about a lecture given by the late Milton Friedman, the father of Monetarism. The first said, “Twenty years ago, I went to the worst lecture I’ve ever heard! Friedman gave it and I still remember how he …

Nick Offerman On Why We Should Build Stuff

The Parks and Recreation star talks about tinkering.<p>On the TV show <i>Parks and Recreation</i>, Nick Offerman plays the whiskey-quaffing, meat-loving, self-reliant Ron Swanson. He’s also a skilled woodworker who grew up working on a farm in Illinois and got into acting by building sets. “Keeping whatever …

Grillbot

Grilling outside? Nice weather? Good company? Tasty food? All great things. Cleaning your grill after a summertime get together? Pretty much as far …

Patagonia Simple Fly Fishing Kit

Odds are, if you're a fisherman — or just consider yourself a general outdoorsman — you've probably thought about taking up fly fishing. But, if you …

Aquapod Bottle Launcher

Stop wasting your weekends sitting around on the couch watching the tube — it's getting nice outside, and you need to get out and appreciate it. And …

Smokestack Firepit

Most firepits are short, gather 'round affairs — so if you're looking for something a bit more striking and directional, the Smokestack Firepit …

Whisky: The Manual

There are many different whiskys in the world to enjoy, and many ways to enjoy them. Many you may not have thought of before. After reading <i>Whisky:</i> …

Pit Barrel Cooker

Get perfectly cooked meat in less time with the Pit Barrel Cooker. Built around a 30 gallon steel drum, this "vertical cooker" combines the qualities …

Slow Cookers

Letterman’s Last Great Moment

The last of the late-night titans announces his retirement<p>The old man set it up masterfully. He mentioned that his 67th birthday was coming up and …

Comedy

Mistakes Were Made

The embarrassing missteps of Redskins owner Dan Snyder just keep coming<p>All the trouble really started when they played up here. In 1932, George …

Washington Redskins

NBA Mailbag: This Is the End

The league is at a fever pitch, and the only way for Bill Simmons to survive it is to empty his inbox<p>I know, I know … we’re two days late with the …

Basketball

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

We were somewhere around Barstow on the edge of the desert when the drugs began to take hold. I remember saying something like "I feel a bit …

Revisit Classic Album Covers in Google Street View

See, kids, Google Street View isn’t just for spying on Wayne Coyne anymore (or interactive Arcade Fire videos, either). All you need is to know the …

Google Street View

So You Need A Celebrity Book. Who Ya Gonna Call? Ghostwriters

The next time you're in a bookstore, take a look at the nonfiction shelf. See all those celebrity autobiographies — the memoirs of actors, athletes and politicians? Chances are, they're the work of a ghostwriter.<p>David Fisher is one of those invisible authors. He's ghostwritten over 70 books, …

Gassy Cows Are Warming The Planet, And They're Here To Stay

Sorry to ruin your appetite, but it's time to talk about cow belches.<p>Humans the world over are eating meat and drinking milk — some of us a little less, some of us a lot more, than years past. Farmers are bringing more and more cows into the world to meet demand, and with them escapes more methane …

How to Manage a Perfectionist

Do you have a perfectionist on your team? The good news is that your direct report has high standards and a fine attention for detail. The bad news is that he fixates on every facet of a project and can’t set priorities. Can you harness these positive qualities without indulging the bad? Can you …