Lenny McCoy

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Abandoned Dogs Roam Detroit in Packs as Humans Dwindle

As many as 50,000 stray dogs roam the streets and vacant homes of bankrupt Detroit, replacing residents, menacing humans who remain and overwhelming …

Chicago could be the next Detroit | Salon.com

Not that Illinois is in a much better situation financially. This past March, Crain’s Chicago Business reported that Illinois exceeded $100 billion in pension debt, calling this a “sorry milestone in the state’s long slog to fiscal hell.” Illinois’ debt just clocked in at $154 billion, and …

Hands off Detroit’s final treasures!

<b>The Detroit Institute of Arts (Reuters/Rebecca Cook)</b><p>With nothing else left to loot in Detroit, creditors are eyeing a $2 billion art collection. That’s a huge mistake<p>Adam J. Levitin<p>August 20, 2013 7:42pm (UTC)<p>There’s not that much left to loot in Detroit. Even the copper pipe’s been stolen from the …

Recreational Marijuana Could Be On Sale In Washington By Early 2014

Washington, get ready. Legal weed could be on sale early next year.<p>According to a report in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Washington's rules for legal pot growers were recently amended to let growers start with mature (but non-flowering) plants. This is a crucial revision from the earlier rules, …

Ultimate Nachos with Beer-Braised Carnitas

Home > Recipes by Category > Appetizers & Snacks > Meat & Poultry Appetizers > Ultimate Nachos with Beer-Braised Carnitas<p>September 17, 2013 // 40</i> …

Molly: The Dangerous Drug That’s Too Good to Quit

Despite recent deaths, fans tell Abby Haglage the trip is way too fun to give up.<p>The first time Adam tried Molly, he was 19. He loved it.<p>“I was …

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10 Things You Don’t Know About ‘Blurred Lines’ Model Emily Ratajkowski

Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” video has been watched over 170 million times since it premiered on Vevo in March, and countless viewers have had the …

HTC BoomBass Cranks up the Bass for Dual-speaker Equipped Handsets

HTC has revealed its new BoomBass music accessory that is designed to play nicely with HTC handsets that have dual front-facing speakers, like the HTC One and One Mini.<p>The small box, unlike other music accessories, hasn’t been designed to give an overall boost in volume. Instead, it does as its …

This bracelet could replace your passwords, your car keys, and even your fingerprints

Fingerprint readers. Face Unlock. Retinal scanners. They're all no better than your average password, at least the way Dr. Karl Martin sees it. "Your face, your iris — they're all physical features that can be stolen, that you leave everywhere."<p>Luckily, Dr. Martin has a better idea. He's planning …

OMG, I Want This House: Venezuela

In the Jungle<p>Need a vacation off the grid? Spend some time at this stunning Venezuelan compound accessible only by helicopter.<p>08.31.13 4:45 AM …

America’s Top 10 Lakes to Visit This Fall (Photos)

Take a Dip<p>Lake trips offer the perfect mix of relaxation and water action, plus the chance for some moonlit skinny-dipping.<p>09.02.13 4:45 AM ET

Eminem released a new single from his LP, "Berzerk" (listen)

During the VMAs, <b>Eminem</b> announced that his new album, <i>MMLP2</i> (the sequel to 2000’s <i>Marshall Mathers LP</i>), would be out on November 5, and that the single, …

Ferrari 458 Speciale

On the occasion of the Frankfurt Motor Show, on September 10, Ferrari will present its Special 458, whose V8 engine over 600 horsepower and the …

Why Did Humans Invent Music?

Darwin and others have said it was a way to woo. Others believe music is social glue—a theory bolstered by a new study.<p><b>Why did humans invent music?</b><p>Until the hot tub time machine becomes a reality, the answer to that question will remain as mysterious as the true identity of the '60s garage band ? …

10 Unique Train Trips

Love train travel? These railways offer a unique window on the world, cutting a swath through some of the most breathtaking landscapes on Earth:<p><b>1. Cass Scenic Railroad (West Virginia)</b><p>The steam trains climb the 11 miles (18 km) from Cass to the 4,842-ft-high (1,476 m) summit of Bald Knob, which has …

The 17 Greatest Wedding Photobombers Of All Time

Done by the masters of the photobomb: animals, of course.

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How to Make Perfect Coffee

The science of what makes coffee great<p><i>Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency.</i><p><i>-</i> William H. Ukers, <i>All About Coffee</i> (1922)<p>It was November 23, 2010. We were in Surf City, North Carolina, …