Glenn Buzbee

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America, Your Food Is So Gay

By <b>John Birdsall</b><p>I was ten in 1970, a shy kid growing up in a scrub-oak suburb south of San Francisco. Our house was pitched on stilts sunk in a steep …

How to Find Coupon Codes You Never Knew Existed

Almost every place you shop online has a "promotional code" box at checkout—but fewer than a quarter of shoppers use it. We asked the experts for …

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Still a Problem From Hell, Two Decades After Rwanda

Twenty years after Rwanda’s horrors, there are signs of hope for a more effective international response to future genocides—but only if we recognize …

6 Milk Punch Recipes for Mardi Gras (or Any Tuesday)

Milk punches are perfect project cocktails that offer a sweet reward at the end.<p>When you first see milk punch, you may think it's a misnomer. Though the 18th-century cocktail is made with milk, it's as transparent as water (okay, more like translucent), which is why contemporary bartenders are as …

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5 Magic Travel Apps To Make Your Trips Better

I'm just back from Charleston, South Carolina, where I tested travel apps in preparation for my upcoming "Top Travel Apps" talk at The New York Times Travel Show. Here are the five that enhanced my trip most.<p>I'm just back from Charleston, South Carolina—where, besides taking pictures of antebellum …

Big Changes to the Delta SkyMiles Program: What You Need to Know

There will be big changes to the Delta Airlines SkyMiles program as of January 1, 2015, both in how miles are earned and how they are redeemed. Here’s what you need to know.<p>There will be big changes to the Delta Airlines SkyMiles program as of January 1, 2015, both in how miles are earned, and how …

Can Wind Farms Fight Hurricanes?

Students at Stanford University have discovered that placing wind turbines off shorelines can reduce a hurricane’s wind surface speed by up to 80 percent. The study, published in the journal <i>Nature Climate Change</i>, reports that these turbines can both protect coastal areas in times of bad weather and …

#InOneTweet: Why We Need to Change Leadership

At the beginning of the year, Speaker John Boehner made it clear that he wanted the Republican Party to provide an “alternative” agenda – one that …

What if we’ve misunderstood our place in the universe? A Harvard astronomer thinks we have.

Our universe is about 13 billion years old, and for roughly 3.5 billion of those years, life has been wriggling all over our planet. But what was …

100 Trips Everyone Should Take In Their Lifetime

And if you're stuck in front of a computer all day, then yours probably is, too.<p>We've updated our bucket list of travel destinations to include reader suggestions and 2014's travel hotspots.<p>From eating pizza in Naples to skiing in Japan, these are the 100 trips everyone should take in their …

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