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The 8 Best Bourbon Whiskeys, All Under $100

Mark Twain once said, “Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough.” To that end, we’ve compiled a list of a few of the …

Mark Twain

Can I Live With Less Salt?

New science rebukes claims of salt being benign. It also says food will taste better after adjusting to less. Let's see.<p>The childhood origins of the experiment<p>When I was a kid, my mom and stepfather switched from salted butter to unsalted. I remember the unsalted tasted bland, like nothing. I …

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These Hilarious Shirts Are Perfect For ALL the Disney Drinkers in Your Life

For anyone out there who loves a good drink <i>and</i> a heartwarming Disney movie, these shirts are for you. Designed with a love of booze and Disney classics in mind, these shirts from Created By Nerds and Etsy, would make a fantastic gift for you or any of the glass-half-full people in your life.<p>These …

Beautiful Puma Rescued From a Russian Contact Zoo Lives a Happy Life as a Domestic House Cat

A beautiful puma named Messi who was rescued from a Russian contact zoo lives the life of a spoiled domestic house cat with humans Sasha and Masha in …

Westworld Season 2: The Disturbing Truth Behind That Super Bowl Promo

Don’t believe everything you see.<p>At long last thirsty <i>Westworld</i> fans have a significant amount of new footage to chew over before the surprise 2016 hit returns to puzzle and entertain on April 22 this year. HBO released a full trailer during the Super Bowl and then an even longer ad online shortly …

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12 Books Every Harry Potter Fan Should Read In 2018

With January on the horizon, it's time to get excited about 2018 reading. (Cue fireworks.) And if you're a Harry Potter fan, I'm sure you're itching …

'Birdboy' Is A Dark, Beautiful, Boundary-Pushing Animated Film

Just how dark is <i>Birdboy: The Forgotten Children</i>, a trippy animated folktale from Spain about a bunch of talking animal adolescents searching for a better life? Well, even the tottering alarm clock seemingly there for comic relief wails to its owner, "Why do you always have to hurt me?" In fact, the …

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The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

Is Melania Trump's White House Christmas aesthetic angelic or horrific? Depends whom you ask.

For some, the first lady’s attempt to ring in the holidays was The Nightmare Before Christmas.<p>Depending on your social media platform of choice — and whom you follow on it — Melania Trump’s November 27 reveal of this year’s White House Christmas decorations was either a magical glimpse of a …

14 Trader Joe’s Items That Will Basically Change Your Life

1 of 15<p>Trader Joe’s Vegetable Masala Burgers<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 15<p>Trader Joe’s Frozen Turkey Meatballs<p>3 of 15<p>Trader Joe’s Creamy Spinach & Artichoke Dip<p>…

How to Negotiate a Higher Job Offer In Just 1 Simple Sentence

Like the offer, but want more money or better benefits? This tactic is surprisingly effective.<p>Load Error<p>Interviewing for jobs can be grueling. But if …

8 Yoga Poses to Relieve Lower Back Pain

The lower back is a sensitive spot for many people. While there can be a ton of causes of lower back pain, a weak core and poor posture from sitting …

This Is the Rarest and Most "Mysterious" Myers-Briggs Personality Type

If the ongoing fascination with astrology, personality tests, psychics, and the like is any indication, humans are innately curious creatures who are …

This Insane Gremlins Poster Has 84 Different References On It—Can You Guess Them All?

When Randall picked up Gizmo from the antique store in <i>Gremlins</i>, obviously the Mogwai was the standout selection. That may not be the case, however, …

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What to Say Instead of "What Is It?" When Kids Show You Their Artwork

When little kids create a work of art—say, a drawing or painting or pipe cleaner sculpture—adults typically respond in two different ways. There’s …

Best Apples for Apple Pie

Fall means a lot of things: hayrides, apple-picking, tailgating, and, of course, baking. When temperatures start to drop, we’re finally excited to …

There’s Now a Whisky Advent Calendar, and It’s Amazing

Temperatures are dropping and you know what that means—Christmas is right around the corner! There are plenty of reasons to get a head start on …

How to Read Chocolate Bar Labels to Make Sure You're Getting the Best Stuff

When you’re casually shopping the chocolate aisle, it’s easy to presume that everything on the shelf in fancy packaging is high quality, but that’s …

So what is ‘Mother!’ about anyway? Here are some possible explanations.

<i>This post contains loads of spoilers. You’ve been warned.</i><p>It can be tough to neatly peg Darren Aronofsky’s latest film, “Mother!” Is it a horror movie? A thriller? Um, a comedy? It’s even harder to summarize it without basically retelling the entire story. But the film will definitely be a talker, …

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This new website is like an online Trader Joe's — but everything is $3

Imagine getting your grocery shopping done entirely online and not paying more than $3 for any single item. That's what you'll get if you doing your shopping through Brandless.<p>Founders Tina Sharkey and Ido Leffler found that the "brand tax" that consumers pay for national brands is the main thing …

The 19 best romantic movies on Netflix you'll actually want to watch

"The Big Sick," which will get its wide release in theaters Friday, is already being called one of the best romantic comedies of all time by critics.<p>The indie flick has a 97% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, and is based on the real-life relationship of screenwriters Kumail Nanjiani and Emily Gordon, and …

Interactive Periodic Table Shows the Uses of Every Element

The Periodic Tables of Everything<p>Explore the Best Brews of 2016 With This Interactive Periodic Table of Beer<p>This Table of Exercises Shows You How to …

How ISIS Came to Be: Four Docs to Watch

After more than three years of fighting, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has announced the end of major military operations against ISIS. In a …

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Forget Chicago and New York — the best hot dog in the world is in Iceland

Baejarins Beztu Pylsur is a popular hot dog stand in Reykjavik, Iceland. Since 1937, they have served up a unique hot dog with condiments of ketchup, sweet mustard, fried onion, raw onion, and rémoulade.

The Meditation You Need to Be Doing Regularly, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

<i>Starting to meditate can be, well, stressful. Our friends at YourTango break it down by zodiac sign to help you find your perfect practice.</i><p><b>Find your zen.</b><p>No matter who you are, there's been a time when you feel like you're having a major mental breakdown. Whether it's work, school, family, friends; …

Europe Travel: 10 Charming Villages for a Romantic Getaway

Europe’s most charming villages are at the heart of a fairytale story—gorgeous views, colorful scenery, and port-side, romantic stays against a …

European Travel

Crockpot Recipes That Make a Meal

01 of 16<p>Cooking the Easy Way<p>A crockpot makes easy work of anything you can cook in it. And if you have the right recipe, you can cook any part of a …

Here’s An Idea: Let’s Stop Forcing Kids To ‘Clean Up’ All The Time

Consider this: If you had spent an hour hard at work, focused on something that meant a lot to you (writing, knitting, drafting a proposal, creating …

Celebs are getting ‘vajacials’ and maybe you should too

Emma Watson uses Fur Oil on hers, Khloé Kardashian favors an elaborate eight-step regime to keep hers in check, while Gwynnie opts for regular …