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Crystal Head Vodka Skull Wall Sconce

What to do with all those empty bottles of Crystal Head Vodka? I tried sending mine back to Dan Aykroyd for free refills, but it's been a few months …

4 Wholesome and Hearty Bean Soups to Get You Through Winter

<b>1. Pasta e Fagioli</b><p>Pasta e fagioli -- literally "pasta and beans" -- is a hearty and heartwarming Italian soup, perfect for a chilly night. There are countless recipes but this one, adapted from Chef Joe Cicala's recipe in the <i>The Washington Post</i>, is the best I've tried. The base of the soup is made …

The paleo diet: Should you eat like a caveman?

The problem with modern diets is that they rely too heavily on modern, processed foods. If only we emulated the eating habits of our paleolithic predecessors, we'd be healthier and less obese. That's the premise of popular "paleo" diets.<p>"We are Stone Agers living in the Space Age," writes Loren …

Hunter S. Thompson’s 1962 Pitch to Pop Photo on “The Virtues of American Photography”

One of the lesser-known facts about the life author Hunter S. Thompson—now a mythical, nearly cartoonish figure—is his longstanding relationship with …

How to Get the Benefits of a Cleanse Without Actually Doing One

The word "detox" makes us think restriction, hunger, and mood swings. We asked health experts how to skip all that and get straight to the good stuff.<p><b>1. Start your mornings with a glass of room-temperature lemon water.</b> (Room temperature is important, since cold foods and drinks can shock your …

5 Steps To Achieving Happiness Through Being Alone

Tony Moze<p>Tony is a philanthropist and philosopher. He spends his free time reading, traveling the world, exercising and living in the</b> …

25 Tips For Having More Meaningful Relationships

Someone with 1,000 Facebook friends may think they're a rock star. But, how many of those "friends" would be there to support them when they start a business or go through a personal crisis?<p>I've learned that the more successful you are at relationships with your family, friends and customers; the …

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10 Places To See African Art In The United States

Fowler Museum at UCLA<p>The Fowler Museum at UCLA boasts one of the largest and finest collections of African art in the United States as well as one of …

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Lose Your Belly Fat

Your step-by-step plan for making your gut disappear<p>There's a secret every trainer in Hollywood knows, and it's one you should know, too: "The fastest way to look like you've packed on 20 pounds of muscle is to lose 10 pounds of fat," says Alan Aragon, M. S., the <i>Men's Health</i> Weight-Loss Coach and …

7 Foods That Can Help You Lose Weight

<b>Chocolate</b><br>No joke! In one study published in the journal <i>Nutrition</i>, higher chocolate consumption was associated with low abdominal fat. Study authors didn't speculate on the mechanism behind this, but previous research suggests that the antioxidants in dark chocolate may help increase your …

Graffiti artist Bansky's work part of Art Basel

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The prestigious Art Basel Miami Beach doesn't open to the public until Thursday.<p>But pieces like gargantuan, wind-powered …

Buying a Banksy: A Guide to the Graffiti Superstar’s Booming Market

Whoever he, she or they are, the market for works by the anonymous artist is ballistic<p>By the time “Banksy: The Unauthorised Retrospective” closed at …

Banksy Street Art – The (Nearly) Complete Works Of Banksy. 200+ Images Capture His Best Work To Date

Our (not so) little homage to Banksy. His works along with a few Banksy inspired pieces.<p>Banksy is a pseudonymous English graffiti artist, political …

The Most High-Tech Cruise Ship Ever

The airline industry could take a few tips from the cruise industry to improve customer service.<p>Not only do you get a lot more personal space on a cruise, but the technology found on cruise ships is getting more useful with each new ship.<p>For example, even with over 4,000 passengers and their …

Huge Paintings Created With Just Brain Waves

China has a fraught relationship to the disabled—modern notions of political correctness or equal access are still new to the Middle Kingdom. Chinese …

Ain't No Mountain High Enough: 7 Romantic Mountaintop Hotels

We've all heard the song, but these seven gorgeous properties imbue it with new meaning. Rather than traversing mountains, rivers, and valleys to get to your sweetheart, we heartily recommend making that journey <i>together</i> -- because it's really hard to top a romantic getaway snuggled up in a cozy …

15 Otherworldly Places You Have to See to Believe

<b>Three Sisters Volcano, Oregon</b><p>Have you ever looked at a photo and just couldn't believe what you were seeing? Today let's check out 15 of those places. Destinations that seem like they are not of this Earth. Lakes that seem like they belong on another planet. Mountains that appear like they were …

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17 Easy Copper Projects For Every Room Of Your House

Copper is this season's superstar metal--here are 17 super-simple ways to incorporate it into your decor.<p>Copper is this season's superstar metal--here are 17 super-simple ways to incorporate it into your decor.

How to Have a Great Relationship — 5 New Secrets From Research

What is love? (Sit down. This might take a minute.)<p>I’ve posted a lot about the science around love, including how to tell if your spouse is cheating …

The 21 Best Italian Restaurants in America

By: Adam Lapetina<p>Italian food in America has been undergoing a bit of a renaissance in the last few decades, and completely without da Vinci's help -- everywhere you look, you can find some good old-fashioned red gravy adorning, well, just about anything chefs can get their hands on. And chefs can …