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The One Cocktail You Need at Your Holiday Party

Lifestyle blogger Camille Styles shares her recipe for a boozy big-batch punch that will keep you from getting stuck making drinks all night.<p>[image id='b2f71828-712a-456d-97a9-da5365b495d3' loc='C'][/image]<i>Buff Strickland</i><p>Hosting a party or holiday gathering doesn't have to mean that you spend the …

Earth - Why is there something rather than nothing?

People have wrestled with the mystery of why the universe exists for thousands of years. Pretty much every ancient culture came up with its own creation story - most of them leaving the matter in the hands of the gods - and philosophers have written reams on the subject. But science has had little …

Dark Matter

3 Hard Cider Cocktails for Your Fall Drinking Pleasure

Halloween is over, so we’ve had our fill of pumpkin beer. Now we're all about hard cider. The age-old beverage has gotten more and more popular …

Cocktails

Scientists Have Simulated Time Travel With Photons... ⋆ Dc Gazette

photo credit: Space-time structure exhibiting closed paths in space (horizontal) and time (vertical). A<p>quantum particle travels through a wormhole …

Perfect Porterhouse Steak

4 Servings<p>This is chef Bobby Flay's recipe for the perfect Porterhouse steak. With a steak this thick, you need to season liberally; when Flay demonstrated for us, the surface of the meat was virtually white from salt.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 2”-thick Porterhouse steak, trimmed (about 2 lb.)<p>1 …

BBQ

Avengers: Age of Ultron - Trailer 1 (With Bonus Scene)

When Tony Stark jumpstarts a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes are put to the ultimate test as they battle to …

Slow Cooker Hot Wings Recipe

1Melt the butter and add it to the crock of your slow cooker along with the oregano, onion and garlic powders, soy sauce, tomato paste, liquid smoke, …

Grape Chili Meatballs

Happy Monday to ya.<p>Today we are talking about meatballs. Do you ever need to bring an appetizer to a party and you’re not sure what to make so you …

Prime Rib Primer: The Roast With the Most

<i>Chef Michael Symon's prime rib</i><p>Let us now praise that great behemoth of beef, the rosy-hued, well-marbled, wide-as-a-tree-trunk holiday hero-maker, prime rib.<p>This is the season for grand presentations at the table and slow-cooked things that fill the house with wonderful smells.<p>First the bad news: …

BBQ

System failed to avert battered child's slaying

The family rented the ramshackle two-flat for nearly three years without neighbors realizing the raven-haired girl with dark eyes lived there. No one recalled her ever playing outside, walking with friends to a nearby park or waiting for a school bus in the morning.<p>It wasn't until Sept. 5, when …

Crime

How to Photograph Lightning - the Ultimate Guide

If someone told me I could only take pictures of one thing for the rest of my life – I’d think about it for awhile, and then choose lightning. …

How to Photograph the Moon (Part 1)

Ever since I’ve owned a camera I’ve wanted to take photos of the night sky. When I first got a DSLR camera 5 or so years ago I thought getting decent …

Dutch Baby Recipe - How to Make Dutch Babies - German Pancakes

Create A Smoking Pumpkin With An E-Cigarette

How to hack your jack-o'-lantern<p>Want to put your neighbors to shame this Halloween? Pimp your pumpkin with a miniature smoke machine. A modified e-cigarette can create a surprising amount of fog, giving your carving an extra eerie touch.<p>Start with a type of e-cig called a clearomizer, available …

Cinnamon Spice Rice Krispie Treat S’mores

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Hangry is here to help. Each Monday, Kendra Vaculin will share quick, exciting meals to rescue anyone who might be anxiously eyeing a box of minute rice.</i><p><i></i><p>I am a late adopter of the rice krispie treat because, I don’t know, I …

The Secret to Perfect Chicken Wings

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Fall is truly here which means it is time for football and gatherings - and chicken wings!<p>But how do you make sure you have that crunchy on the outside, moist on the inside, flavorful all-around chicken wing? Chaz Brown of Seoul …

Cooking

The World's 18 Best Food Cities, Ranked

We spend a lot of time, here at Thrillist, trying to figure out the best things to eat. And we also spend a lot of time arguing about the places we'd want to live all over the world. So, we decided to take those two arguments and make a case for the 18 best cities on this planet to eat and drink. …

Any Given Saturday: This Is How You Tailgate in the American South

Tailgating in the American South isn’t an excuse to eat and drink—it’s religion. Brett Martin goes to church in Oxford, Mississippi, and discovers fried alligator nuggets, a smoker made from a keg, and a carnival scene where food matters as much as who wins.<p><i>Tailgating in the American South isn’t an</i> …

Ole Miss

4 Essential Fall Cocktails from Death & Co.’s David Kaplan

Death & Co. founder Dave Kaplan shares his four favorite fall cocktails.<p>Dark and mysterious, behind a thick wooden door deep in NYC’s East Village, …

Super Chocolatey Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

Chocolate peanut butter cookies that are so rich and deep in flavor. Fans of this classic combo will be in heaven!<p>When someone asks you to make a chocolate peanut butter cookie recipe, what does that mean? I decided to take a survey and got totally different answers: PB sandwich cookie with …

Dessert

Oven Roasted Potatoes With Bacon, Garlic, and Parmesan

<i>These oven roasted potatoes are loaded with crispy bacon, fresh garlic, and grated Parmesan. They make a delicious side dish that everyone will love!</i><p>I'm on a diet, you guys.<p>I know. It's awful and dumb and I don't even know if life is worth living anymore.<p>Whyyyyyyyy is my life so full of vegetables …

How to Win 5 State Fair Games | The Art of Manliness

It’s state fair time once again all over the country. And that means Ferris wheels, giant turkey legs, a visit from the world’s smallest horse, and, …

15 Hors d'Oeuvres for the Fall

<i>This post is brought to you by our friends at Weight Watchers, who celebrate gathering together around the table to enjoy wholesome, beautiful food.</i><p>Though you clung to it desperately, summer has finally slipped through your fingers. Fall has arrived and at this point, you've decided to accept it. …

8 Ideas for Back-to-School (or -Work) Lunches

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: As the fall gets busier, don't let your lunches fall by the wayside -- we've got you</i> …

Healthy Eating

The 15 Best Beers to Drink This Fall

<i>[Editor's Note: We're excited to introduce our new beer writer, Zach Mack, who we've long-harassed for his expert opinions since he owns Alphabet City Beer Co., one of Thrillist's favorite beer bars in NYC.]</i><p>Congratulations! Despite alarmingly aggressive back-sweat, you survived yet another summer, …

Cigars

Grill The Ultimate Bacon Burger! | Men's Health

You read that last part, right?<p>Meatloaf. Bacon. Burgers.<p>After shaping a mixture that includes ground sirloin and brisket, Schimoler’s team bastes the meatloaf with ketchup and then enrobes it with bacon. They bake the meatloaf, refrigerate it, slice the loaf into rounds, and then grill the slices …