Andy Schmit

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What’s the matter with Dem? Thomas Frank talks Bill Clinton, Barack Obama and everything in between

<b>Bill Clinton, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders (AP/Ron Frehm/Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Matt Rourke/Toby Talbot)</b><p>While Republicans devour each other whole, Democrats face an identity crisis of their own. Thomas Frank explains<p>Kathy Kiely<p>April 2, 2016 10:30am (UTC)<p>This piece originally …

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The 5 Most Spectacular National Park Road Trips

<i>by Valerie Conners, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Nothing gets us more excited for summer than the prospect of an epic road trip: wind whipping through open car windows, highways flanked by stunning landscapes. Luckily, this is an easy reality in the U.S., thanks to an abundance of amazing national parks. …

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Google Shopping adds to long list of depressing Black Friday statistics

Thanksgiving is just a few days away, and you know what that means.<p>It’s time for the annual ritual in which thousands and thousands of people drag their lawn chairs to the local Wal-Mart and camp out for hours and hours until the stores open. Then they trample each other in a rush to save a few …

National Geographic puts more than 500 historic maps on Google

National Geographic and Google are trying to recreate the thrill of cracking open one of the magazine's signature paper maps, but in the digital world. A new project puts more than 500 of National Geographic's 800 historic maps online using Google's Maps Engine platform.<p>"People have collected our …

The 10 Companies Paying Americans The Least: 24/7 Wall Street

24/7 Wall Street: This summer, thousands of fast-food workers in the United States went on strike in cities across the country, demanding their wages be increased to $15 an hour and the ability to unionize. To no one’s surprise, they didn’t get it. As of 2012, an estimated 4.7% of hourly workers …

National Geographic Photo Contest 2013

National Geographic has once again opened its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming up on Saturday, November 30. One first-place winner will be chosen from each of the three categories, and the winning photographs will be published in National Geographic magazine. The …

Mount Huashan Is One Of The Most Dangerous, Terrifying Hikes In The World

Does that photo make your stomach drop?<p>Redditor AdventurousHuman posted the photo of hiking China's Mount Huashan. The trail is one of the most dangerous in the world.<p>The trails up Mount Hua Shan involve steep staircases, vertical ascents, and a plank trail consisting of wooden platforms bolted …

Marriage Isn't for You

Having been married only a year and a half, I've recently come to the conclusion that marriage isn't for me.<p>Now before you start making assumptions, keep reading.<p>I met my wife in high school when we were 15 years old. We were friends for 10 years until... until we decided no longer wanted to be …

Wozniak: I wish Apple & Google were partners

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1024000/1024637_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534404047_6a4547b7a09841d178a4662629f00337<p><b>Back in the 1970s, Steve Jobs met Steve Wozniak, and the rest, if you like, is history.</b><p>The two became firm friends and although Steve Jobs often …

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13 Words You Must Learn Before Visiting New York

When traveling, it is of utmost importance to hide the fact that you’re a tourist. If you seem like you’re not from here, you run the risk of being ripped off, shut out, or just totally humiliated by the savvier, sassier locals around you.<p>One of the diciest places to look like a tourist, of course, …

Milky PinUps: AurumLight Studio Splashes Milk On Models, We Begin Search For Cookies (PHOTOS)

We'll never cry over spilt milk again.<p>AurumLight Studio, a London-based conceptual photography business, is making a splash with its fresh take on old pin-up photos. Pouring milk on models sounds easy -- but photographer Jaroslav Wieczorkiewicz captures the liquid in such a way that it looks like a …

Landscape photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures

The winners of the inaugural Take a View Landscape Photographer of the Year awards have been announced

10 Great Analog Sports Cars

To make cars safer, more practical, and more fuel efficient, automakers have been replacing the weighty components in our sports cars with electronics. Despite their talents, electronics create a distance between man, machine, and roadtoday's best s<p>To make cars safer, more practical, and more fuel …

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