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Here's the glassware you need to expertly execute every type of cocktail

Serving your friends cocktails in red Solo Cups is immature after graduating from college. You know this much. But, maybe your current glassware isn't up to snuff either.<p>Below, we compiled all of the glassware you need to expertly execute highballs, mojitos, Old Fashioneds, and more at home.<p><b>Amazon</b> …

Glassware

8 Low-Cost DIY Ways to Give Your Kitchen Cabinets a Makeover

Wish you could do something about your dated and dingy kitchen cabinets? Since they make up one of the largest visible surfaces in your home, …

The Rookie and the Zetas: How the Feds Took Down a Drug Cartel's Horse-Racing Empire

<b>Southwest Stallion Station</b> sits on 1,300 acres of trampled grassland just east of Austin, a maze of white barns and pastures roamed by horses, goats …

Horse Racing

Why prisons need prison gangs

It may seem counterintuitive that gangs can exist in what is perhaps the ultimate tightly-regulated environment. Gangs, however, have been thriving in American prisons since the 1950s, and are now ubiquitous. Why is it that the corrections system has been unable to eradicate gang activity from the …

Charles Manson

Roofing Contractor in Canada

The roof is an indispensable element in your home. This structure is not only responsible for protecting your family from the elements. It also …

Kurt Vonnegut’s 8 tips on how to write a good short story

From Kurt Vonnegut’s introduction to his short story anthology, Bagombo Snuff Box, 8 tips on how to write a good short story.<p>Use the time of a total …

12 Common Home Repairs That YOU Can Do

Sometimes you don't need to hire a pro.<p>Sometimes you don't need to hire a pro. In her new book, <i>DIY Home Repairs: 100 Fix-It-Yourself Projects</i>, Sarah Berry provides a step-by-step home improvement guide so you can do it on your own. We've rounded up 12 solutions to your most common household …

Home Improvement

Taming the Green Fairy: 3 Absinthe Cocktails to Know

<i>The Green Fairy. La Fée Verte.</i> To say that absinthe is legendary would be an understatement. Even those who don't imbibe have heard absinthe …

11 Cool Ceilings

Don't forget to look up.<p>They say it's the fifth wall, so next time you're thinking about picking out a new color or hanging art, don't forget to look up.

Farrow & Ball

An Entire House Gets a Makeover in Just Two Weeks

A house decorated with coastal style on a quick turnaround.<p>For a client's Emerald Bay, California, house, Laurie Alter, owner of Tuvalu Home, was given free rein because there was limited time frame of just two weeks for the renovation. "I called my client to say that in order to complete this on …

Dining Rooms

9 Fun Thinggs U Cann Do in L.A. Wh*le G#4tting DrunNnk&k

Here's our list of things you can do L.A. while getting drunk:<p>The Spare Room<p>Courtesy of the Spare Room<p><b>Play Games</b><br>An erstwhile storage area in the …

Proof That One Change Can Completely Transform A Room

You don't have to invest in a full-fledged makeover just to get a new look!<p>You don't have to invest in a full-fledged makeover just to get a new look! These 11 rooms prove that one tiny thing can have an enormous impact.

Living Rooms