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Recipe: Firecracker Chicken Thighs — Recipes from The Kitchn

There is one important thing you should know about getting this chicken on the dinner table: You're gonna need to put out plenty of extra napkins. …

Cooking

Bill Gold, whose movie posters helped shape Hollywood’s mystique, dies at 97

Bill Gold — who designed more than 2,000 posters for such movies as “Casablanca,” “My Fair Lady,” “Dirty Harry,” “The Exorcist” and “Goodfellas,” making him one of the film world’s leading image-makers — died May 20 at a hospital in Greenwich, Conn. He was 97.<p>He had complications from dementia, …

Posters

15 movie posters by legendary late designer Bill Gold

Gold’s design for Casablanca was his second assignment, fresh out of Pratt.<p>Yesterday was a sad day for design and film: The legendary movie poster designer Bill Gold–who made iconic images for <i>Casablanca</i>, <i>A Clockwork Orange</i>, <i>Alien</i>, and more than 1,000 other motion pictures–died at age 97. Today, in an …

Posters

Taking Delivery Of A Ford GT Comes With A Lot Of Training

How else will you learn it takes three people to tow it?<p>Hard as it is to accept, you'll probably never own the new Ford GT. The limited run is …

Ichiro Suzuki and Shohei Ohtani shared a wonderful moment at Safeco Field

Two of the biggest baseball stars from Japan shared a delightful moment at Safeco Field on Friday. Ichiro Suzuki, who transferred to a front-office role with the Mariners the day before, jokingly ran away when the Angels’ young star Shohei Ohtani jogged over to greet him during practice.<p>Both of …

Baseball

A Quick Look at Why Lil Wayne’s ‘Top 5 Rappers of All Time’ List Is Accurate AF

In his prime, <b>Lil Wayne</b> arguably held the crown as “Best Rapper Alive”. His work ethic for releasing countless mixtapes throughout the years made the …

The Best Camera Bags for Travelers

Our photo engineer tested over 40 camera bags, so you don't have to.<p>Whether traveling to another continent or just around town, it never hurts to have a great bag to safely carry your camera gear. One that can handle the rigors of travel—or carry more than just your camera—is a plus. <i>National</i> …

7 Must-Visit Beaches Maui Has to Offer

Among the eight main islands that make up Hawaii, Maui (aka the Valley Isle) is one of the best spots to visit if you're looking for fewer tourists and abundant gorgeous beaches. In fact, the low-key island offers so many options that it was difficult to visit them all on my most recent five-day …

This site guesses exactly who you are based on just 15 questions

Inti de Ceukelaire, the ethical hacker from ‘Oilsjt’ in Belgium, is back again. De Ceukelaire has built a tool that can pretty reliably tell who you are after answering 15 questions on his new site ‘Oilsjt Analytica,’ a cheeky reference to Cambridge Analytica’s recent Facebook scandal.<p>I would say …

This man did a 22,000 mile road trip of North America — these are the 25 spots he says you can't miss

National Parks

See Seven Ancient Ruins As They Would Have Looked In Their Prime

From the unmatched wonder of Cambodia’s Angkor Wat to the sprawling majesty of the temples of Bagan in Myanmar (aka Burma). From Egypt’s Great Sphinx of Giza to the extraordinary carved city of Petra in Jordan. These remnants of the ancient world have long cast a spell over travelers from every …

Ancient History

Tips From a CPA: Nine Critical Items to Consider Before Starting Your Photography Business

Do you love photography and hate numbers? Are you afraid you don’t know what you don’t know when it comes to starting a business? Here are nine …

Small Business

How Well Do You Know English? The Origin of 'Bite the Bullet' and 15 Other Common Expressions in English

You probably think you know where 'mad as a hatter' is from ... but you're wrong.<p>English is not an easy language to learn. Not only do you have to contend with compound expressions (like "make out" or "turn up"), but you must understand expressions that barely seem tethered to reality.<p>Imagine …

Married Couple Discover Themselves in Photo Shot 11 Years Before They Met

A married couple in China recently discovered that they had unknowingly been captured in the same photo as teenagers, 11 years before they met and …

China

New Golf Rules 2019: All You Need To Know

Golf's governing bodies have revealed the new rules coming into play from 1st January 2019<p><b>New Golf Rules 2019: All You Need To Know</b><p>The R&A and USGA …

Golf

Quality Typefaces That Are Free For Use In Your Commercial Projects

‘JAKARTA’<br>Image via Dominique Thiodorus<br>If you’re reading this, it’s likely you have a font obsession—but now is not the time to curb it.<br>Curated by …

Medic who documented Nazi camp horror dies at 93

<b>Riverside, California (CNN) —</b> Two dozen veterans held US flags and stood at attention as they and dozens of family and friends bid farewell to one of the nation's great war heroes.<p>Anthony C. Acevedo's four children and two grandchildren escorted his flag-draped coffin as he came to rest at …

Slavery

The first woman to earn a medical degree in the US got into school because men thought it was a joke

In 1849, Elizabeth Blackwell became the first woman in the US to earn a medical degree when she graduated from Geneva Medical College, a small school in western New York. She only got in because the male students thought her application was part of a hoax.<p>By the time Blackwell applied to Geneva, …

Touring L.A.'s old Chinatown before it's too late with a man who knows all the secrets

On a recent day with a rare threat of rain, I forgot my hat at home. So I stopped in Chinatown on the way to work.<p>There must be three dozen places that sell hats in the tiny neighborhood, and I don't know one from another. So I walked a couple of blocks and then stopped at a small place run by an …

Cape Town Is 90 Days Away From Running Out of Water

After three years of unprecedented drought, the South African city of Cape Town has less than 90 days worth of water in its reservoirs, putting it on …

6 of the Most Luxurious Ryokans in Japan

If you feel like you need to disconnect and recalibrate—and have a few days to do it—then look into booking a couple of nights at a Japanese <i>ryokan</i>. These traditional inns date back to the 8th century A.D., and many of the earliest ones were located along the Tokaido route, which connected …

Arita: Japan's 400-year-old porcelain town

<b>(CNN) —</b> A quiet Japanese town with a population of less than 20,000, Arita has been responsible for one of Japan's most prestigious exports since the 17th century.<p>Arita's obsession with porcelain ware, registered officially as one of the Traditional Crafts of Japan in 1977, dates back more than 400 …

A Fossilised Skull Has Revealed When The Last 'Siberian Unicorn' Lived on Earth

Unicorns are real!<p>For decades, scientists have estimated that the Siberian unicorn - a long-extinct species of mammal that looked more like a rhino …

Dinosaurs

The LA Bucket List: 45 Things to Do Before You Die

The one and only thing every single Angeleno needs on their LA bucket list? Reading this, uh, LA bucket list, which lays out all 45 things you need …

California

Stubbornly resistant to change, Japan is finally giving in for the sake of tourism

Kofu, Japan<p>Yamanashi prefecture, located two hours west of Tokyo, is unlikely to surface on most must-see guides for people visiting Japan. And yet, tourists are swarming there.<p>In the last five years, the number of overnight foreign visitors to Yamanashi—Japan’s main fruit-growing and wine region, …

Bizarre, Enormous 16th-Century Map Assembled for First Time

The largest known world map of its time—made of 60 individual sheets—can finally be seen as the mapmaker intended.<p>This colorful and intricately detailed map from 1587 is more than nine feet by nine feet when fully assembled. For the last 430 years, its 60 individual sheets were bound together as an …

Maps

The History Of The Onna-Bugeisha, Japan’s Bad Ass Female Samurai

After being wounded in battle, Nakano Takeko had her sister decapitate her and bury her head under a pine tree so her enemies wouldn't take it as a …

How a legendary group of US paratroopers came to be called 'The Rock Regiment'

The 503 rd Parachute Infantry Regiment is unique in the annals of airborne history. It was one of only two parachute regiments to fight in the Pacific during World War II and the only one still active today.<p>Throughout the war in the Pacific, the 503 rd fought independently, first as a regiment and …

Netflix Stole My VHS Cassette Photos for Its Stranger Things Boxed Set

Maybe you’re aware of Netflix. Maybe you even have a subscription for their services. You might have also heard of or watched a series called <i>Stranger</i> …

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Japan: Little wonder on Shikoku

<b>Off the main tourist routes in Japan there are other wild and peaceful worlds to explore, writes Belinda Merhab.</b><p>'Get down! Get down! Get …