Fred Weck

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The Untold Story of Robert Mueller's Time in Combat

One day in the summer of 1969, a young Marine lieutenant named Bob Mueller arrived in Hawaii for a rendezvous with his wife, Ann. She was flying in …

5 Value Funds That Yield Up to 18%

In Warren Buffett’s most recent letter to shareholders, he updated a data point that never gets old: Just how much Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A, BRK.B) …

The Officers’ Book Club – You’ll Be Surprised By What’s On The U.S. Military’s Many Reading Lists

<b>By Tom Copeland</b><p><b>EVERY SENIOR MILITARY</b> leader wants the troops to study the profession to improve proficiency and gain an appreciation for the lessons …

Military History

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in <i>Literature, Philosophy</i> | August 9th, 2018<p>Advertisement<p>Back in 2016, New York City staged a month-long festival celebrating Albert Camus' historic …

Free Online Computer Science Courses

Get free Computer Science courses online from the world's leading universities. You can download these audio video courses straight to your computer …

Crappy Sandwich-Making Robot Spreads Joy but Nothing Else

The sandwich is such an ideal meal because it’s so easy to make, right? It basically involves two moves: slapping and spreading. But even these …

25 Make-Ahead Summer Breakfasts

Breakfast is a great way to start the day off right, but there isn't always time to put together a whole spread in the morning. Rather than skipping …

This hilarious "anti" cooking show will soon become your fave thing on the internet

Last year, “intolerable foodie” Kate McLennan and “her food intolerant friend” Kate McCartney” became YouTube sensations with their bizarrely surreal …

Bow Down

DIY - Homemade Grout Cleaner - Quiet Corner

Nothing ruins the impact of an otherwise clean bathroom or kitchen quite like dirt between the tiles. This recipe for homemade grout cleaner will …

9 Portable Breakfasts You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

We know we're supposed to eat breakfast every morning, but on the days when we're already scrambling (so, every day), we tend to push it off. What we …

Recipes

This Spaghetti Recipe Is Going Viral

And for a really good reason.<p>One of the best things about working at a food website is being so close to our readers. On Facebook, you guys exclaim "Making this for dinner!" and "Looks so yummy!"—and never hold back from sharing when you think something I've made looks absolutely foul. (Thanks for …

This Honey Lemon Chicken Will be Your Go-To on Busy Nights

<i>The following post was originally featured on RecipeTin Eats and written by Nagi Maehashi.</i><p>This rarely happens, and it usually only lasts 24 hours, but I can officially say: I'm cooked out. Between cooking for Easter both in real life and for RecipeTin Eats, ploughing full steam ahead on my <b>Stir Fry</b> …

Recipes

'Mr. Robot' Web Weaknesses Left Fans And USA Network Vulnerable, Warns Non-Fictional Hacker

Elliot Alderson would not be impressed.<p>A week after FORBES reported a basic vulnerability on the website promoting the second series of hacker drama Mr. Robot, some even more worrisome holes were found on whoismrrobot.com. The most severe would have allowed a malicious hacker to take complete …

The Most Intriguing Spy Stories From 166 Internal NSA Reports

In the early months of 2003, the National Security Agency saw demand for its services spike as a new war in Iraq, as well as ongoing and profound …

The Alarming History of U.S. Nuclear Accidents at Sea

During the Cold War nukes rolled off ships, got involved in collisions, and nearly were set on fire. History: It's terrifying.<p>A U.S. Navy A-4E Skyhawk attack jet rolls off the side of an aircraft carrier, pilot still strapped inside and a thermonuclear bomb packing the equivalent of a million tons …

10 Ways to Make Cheap IKEA Stuff Look Luxurious

Here's proof that you can have champagne on a beer budget.<p>Here's proof that you can have champagne on a beer budget.

iOS Programming Tutorial: An Introduction to Xcode

Have you ever had a great idea for an iOS app but didn’t know how to start? Turning that great idea into an actual app requires lots of planning and …

The Bread Winner: Why You Should Make Easy Loaves at Home

Give home-baked bread a try with the easiest-ever recipe, plus tips and tricks from master baker Nick Malgieri.<p>There is nothing more effective at …

The Computeum, One Of The Biggest Computer Museums in Germany

QWERTZ Everywhere<p>I cannot say in words how perfect the venue for our Hackaday Munich party was. Not only was there a gigantic collection of vintage …

This Is the Best Cheap Wi-Fi Router You Can Buy

<i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a list of the best technology to buy.</i> <i>Read the original full article below at</i> …

Garmin nüvi 2597LMT 5-inch Bluetooth GPS w/ lifetime maps/traffic: $135 shipped (orig. $220)

BuyDig via eBay Daily Deals offers Garmin nüvi 2597LMT 5-inch Bluetooth GPS for <b>$135 shipped</b>, which is the best deal we have ever seen for this best selling portable GPS that’s currently selling for $166.99 at Amazon.<p>It features a 5-inch display that can be positioned horizontally or vertically, …

Ten Videos That Explain How Cars Work

Want to know how all the complex systems work in your car? Turn to these fantastic videos made by the carmakers themselves.<p>10.) How Drum Brakes Work, …

How to Store Nuclear Waste for 10,000 Years (and How Not To)

<i>America has currently no plan for its nuclear waste. It did, however, at one point, have a supremely ambitious plan to bury it in a mountain for</i> …

Nuclear Waste

The Best Drone for Every Beginner

So, you want to learn to pilot a drone, but aren’t sure where to start? Gizmodo ordered a fleet of beginner’s drones and handed them off to a total …

Drones