Ernie Reus

128 Flips | 10 Magazines | 10 Likes | 5 Following | @erniereus | Keep up with Ernie Reus on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Ernie Reus”

Here's why Donald Trump is doing so well

Donald Trump. AP Photo/Tony Dejak Donald Trump appears likely to be the Republican candidate for president. This does not mean that he will become president, but it does mean that he might.<p>It also means that the basic dynamic of the American political system has shifted, suggesting the behavior of …

14 Predictions for 2016 From the Brightest Minds in Finance

Watch for a Worldwide Recession<p><b>Ruchir Sharma,</b> head of emerging markets equity and global macro, Morgan Stanley Investment Management<p>“We are now just …

Investing

The Food Lab's Step-by-Step Guide to Smoking a Turkey

GalleryThe Food Lab's Step-by-Step Guide to Smoking a Turkey<p>Thanksgiving is far and away my favorite holiday, but this year marks a new twist in the family fun: It's the first Thanksgiving that my wife, Adri, and I are hosting, and the first Thanksgiving that my family is celebrating away from the …

BBQ

How to Turn a Bad Day Around

Let’s face it. Life can be full of frustrations—an argument with your teenager over breakfast, a missed train, or even just a spilled coffee can make you wish you could crawl back into bed. How can you change your mood when you’ve started your day off on the wrong foot? How do you stop annoyances …

14 things successful people do before breakfast

Those among us who have managed to find professional success and eke out a life actively embrace this philosophy. They must set aside their first hours of the day to invest in their top-priority activities before other people's priorities come rushing in.<p>Science supports this strategy. Vanderkam …

'I Was an Everything Addict': The Bizarre Transformation of Andrew Zimmern

What the then-30-year-old stepped into was a roomful of friends—“20 of my nearest and dearest,” he says now—who ushered him in, told him again how …

New Poll Shows The Right-Wing Base Loves Living In A Completely Deluded Fantasy Land

Few things in America are as ridiculous as the political views of the right-wing extremist. With the power of Google propelling facts down the …

Song for My Father

When Ray Parks Jr. checked in for the Dallas Mavericks, with 7:27 remaining in the second quarter of the team’s first NBA summer league game this …

Basketball

Guilty of being black in a white world: The ludicrous reason these women were thrown off of a train last weekend

The Napa Valley Wine Train left a 10-woman book club on the side of the train tracks… and for what?<p>Over the weekend, the Sistahs on the Reading Edge Book Club, composed of 10 Black women and one white woman, were kicked off the Napa Valley Wine Train for laughing and talking too loudly on their way …

Where to Find Mexican Craft Beer in L.A.

Despite these false starts, demand for <i>cerveza artesanal</i> continues to grow on both sides of the border, and since the beginning of the year, a handful …

The Denny's of Malaysia Opens in Monterey Park

The wave of international chains coming to L.A. continued on Monday with the opening of the first official U.S. location of PappaRich in Monterey …

Denny's

Of all the gin joints: KPCC-ers, Angelenos on the best dive bars in LA

Fancy $20 cocktails and newfangled mixologists have their utility in the world.<p>But when it comes to a no-frills gimlet or a straight whiskey on the …

California

L.A.'s 50 Best Music Venues

To celebrate that embarrassment of riches, we asked a group of 25 <i>L.A. Weekly</i> writers, editors and photographers to rank their favorite SoCal venues …

Revisiting the 1965 Watts Rebellion: A Journey Through Photographs

Title<p>Revisiting the 1965 Watts Rebellion: A Journey Through Photographs<p>Laura Vena is a writer, artist, curator and translator whose work has appeared …

California State University

Dangerous intersections in Los Angeles

The city of Los Angeles is taking steps to make 53 dangerous intersections safer for pedestrians and cyclists. As a first step, the city will install …

Los Angeles

Genius Recipes' Greatest Hits of 2014 (+ a Thank You)

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The ten Genius Recipes you liked best in 2014. (We liked them too.)</i><p>This whole thing is very win-win. You all send in the best recipes you stumble across -- …

Recipes

11 excellent weeknight chicken recipes

Why is chicken so popular? Depending on what you buy, it can be both flavorful and diet-friendly. It's incredibly versatile — you can combine it with almost any flavor combination. And best of all? It's easy. Roast a whole chicken, or pick up your favorite pieces to cook on their own.<p><b>Braised</b> …

9 genius bar hacks and tips everyone should know

Knowing how to drink at a bar goes far beyond just knowing what to order. Similarly, making a good cocktail at home requires more than just knowing the ingredients. From technique to terminology, these tips will help you look like an expert in the bar area.<p>If you're getting wasted with shots, well, …

7 Life Hacks to Be Productive Instead of Just Busy

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When your nose is constantly to the grindstone, sometimes it is hard to eat your meals on time, much less get perspective on anything else that is going on. As entrepreneurs, we often have periods when we are frenetically trying to …

Should D'Angelo Russell's Summer League Game Have Los Angeles Lakers Concerned?

Link to Media<p>It's no secret that D'Angelo Russell of the Los Angeles Lakers struggled at Las Vegas Summer League. Despite his 11.8 points, 5.2 rebounds and 3.2 assists per game, Los Angeles stumbled to a 1-4 record.<p>More alarming, however, was Russell's penchant for coughing up the ball—he turned …

Basketball

Follow the Leaders

It was just after 9:30 p.m., more than 30 minutes past Rakim’s arranged set time, when the staff in the Arie Crown Theater greenroom began to …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Sus Ito's WWII photos reveal daily life of a little-known Japanese American unit

Just two weeks shy of his 96th birthday, a dapper Susumu "Sus" Ito strolls easily around an exhibition of his work at L.A.'s Japanese American National Museum in Little Tokyo wearing a bright gingham shirt, a gardenia peeking out from the lapel of his sport coat.<p>Memories come flooding back as he …

U.S. Army

20 All-Time Best Steve Jobs Quotes | Inc.com

Which is your favorite Jobs quote? Post it on my Twitter feed.<p>1. "Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations."<p>2. "Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower."<p>3. "That's been one of my mantras -- …

Entrepreneurship

White Millennials Explain What It Means To Be White In America, And You Should Listen

"We’ve never had to internalize what white people have done in here in America."<p>In 1955 James Baldwin traveled to Leukerbad, Switzerland, a tiny village nestled in the heart of the Alps. The inhabitants, who had not encountered too many black people, marveled, and often gaped, at his dark skin and …

5 Steps to Shred Layers of Body Fat and Build Muscle

Plenty of guys have asked this simple question at one point or another: “How do I get shredded?”<p>Of course, the answer is a little more complicated, …

Body Fat

The best whisky cocktail recipes

When one thinks of a whisky cocktail, odds are one thinks of a drink made with rye or bourbon. But the whiskies of the British Isles work just as brilliantly.<p>While I’d usually use a blended spirit, many barsmiths will mix with single malts, and they are very specific about their choices. Most of …

Warren Buffett's 9 Tips for Happiness and Success

Warren Buffett knows a thing or three about becoming wealthy and successful, and the Oracle of Omaha is not averse to handing out mostly excellent …

Self-improvement

Laker Kids Randle, Russell Pushing Too Hard in Eagerness to Be Great

Link to Media<p>LAS VEGAS — If there was any doubt that Julius Randle and D'Angelo Russell sensed the excitement over them from all around the Los Angeles Lakers and their fanbase, listen to them articulate the pressure and disappointment they felt Monday night.<p>Randle: "Everything starts with me. I've …

Basketball

Ta-Nehisi Coates looks at the physical toll of being black in America

When writer Ta-Nehisi Coates sat down at NPR's New York studios a few days ago, he got a little emotional.<p>It was the first time that Coates, who …

Penguin Random House