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The World According to H.R. McMaster

Why is he so worried about North Korea?<p>Why is H.R. McMaster so alarmed by North Korea? Why does Donald Trump’s national-security adviser insist—more vigorously than any administration official except the president himself—that Kim Jong Un must be denied the capability to place a nuclear warhead on …

North Korea

How Actual Smart People Talk About Themselves

Hint: not by discussing IQ<p>I’ve never met or interviewed Donald Trump, though like most of the world I feel amply exposed to his outlooks and styles of expression. So I can’t say whether, in person, he somehow conveys the edge, the sparkle, the ability to connect, the layers of meaning that we …

Michael Jordan
Road Cycling

At These New Hampshire Forums, Candidates Show Their Fun Side

Cruz promises pig roasts; Kasich struggles with guest list<p>MANCHESTER, N.H.—Ted Cruz has talked about a lot of things he would like to do if elected president, but one plan has flown more under the radar. “We’re going to have a pig roast on the south lawn of the White House,” he said on a recent …

New Hampshire

Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper in 2013 outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>They theorized that the more experience we have, the more we will like certain products …

Beer

Swiss 721 Rounded Std Rounded Black - Desktop font

Architizer

Architizer

Coleraine Residence by Naturehumaine

Coleraine Residence is a minimalist house located in Montreal designed by Naturehumaine. The project was completed for a real estate developer on the …

Architecture

Quality street: Peabody rolls out the future of affordable housing

Peabody has been making model homes for the 'needy of this great metropolis' since Victorian times. Now, it unveils the first build of the next generation – and it's all about ping-pong tables, bulletproof fittings and young architects having fun with bricks<p>Rising above a bend in the railway tracks …

Campton - Webfont & Desktop font

About this font family<p>Campton is an unconventional typeface based on the first steps of the newly born sans serif genre in the early twentieth …

Cliven Bundy’s ailing America: What a wingnut rancher’s rise says about our waning democracy

As our democracy continues to crumble, here’s why anti-government zealots are gaining more attention — and favor<p>He may be a good rancher, but after having spent the better part of the past week enduring his presence in the media and becoming familiar with his philosophy of government, I feel quite …

How to reduce the number of ads in Gmail

You can’t stop Google from scanning your inbox or serving you ads, but you can opt out of receiving personalized ads in Gmail. And you can eliminate one prominent ad banner altogether.<p>Google updated its terms of service this week to clarify the manner in which software automatically scans and …

AdWords

What does your personal dialect sound like? - The Fox Is Black

The New York Times has put together a quick, 25 question quiz that’s able to detect where your personal dialect is from (sadly, U.S. only). I’d say I …

Eight iPhone Tricks You Might Not Know About

Your phone is capable of more things than you might realize—though some of the small, neat features the iPhone comes packaged with aren't …

Neat

The best evidence we have that Obamacare is working

On March 13th, House Speaker John Boehner held a press conference. By that point, Obamacare enrollment was beginning to accelerate. But Boehner thought it was an illusion. He wanted to change the narrative. And so he made a startling claim: Obamacare, he said, had led to fewer people having health …

The 10 Best Beers You've Probably Never Heard Of

When it comes to beer, we like what we like. If you're not into hoppy beers, chances are you will never order an IPA. And if sweet beer makes you mad, you'd probably rather die than drink a Blue Moon. But that doesn't mean that you should drink the same beer every day -- no matter how much you love …

Fonts

URW Dock, a modern geometric type family inspired by the square sans typefaces of the 1960s. Designed by Jörn Oelsner for foundry URW++, the design...<p>…

The 2014 Architizer A+ Awards Winners

The second annual Architizer A+ Awards results are in, and 129 winners in more than 60 categories were announced today. Cool Hunting is proud to be a media partner with the global architecture awards program and applauds the work of the participants, the 300+ innovators who made up the jury and …

Put a snail on your keychain

Ball bearings make this little guy really spool.<p>We live in the era of the second coming of the turbocharger. Turbos have taken back Formula 1, they've infiltrated the ranks of the pure-motor faithful, they're found on hyper-exotics and lowly economy cars. And now, maybe, they're in your …

Ayrton Senna

Kizo™ - Webfont & Desktop font

Kizo is a geometric condensed sans serif typeface, designed by Mariya V. Pigoulevskaya in 2013. Inspired by the urban modernist architecture, the …

Typography

Design + Data = Delight | Wineries of Napa

Suspended Staircase Floats Above Oslo Apartment

When the owners of a top-floor apartment in Olso, Norway purchased the loft above it, they wanted to unify the two floors. Known as <i>Idunsgate</i>, it was revamped by the London-based architecture firm Haptic, who spent part of their time updating areas like the bedroom and bathroom. They also added a …

Architecture

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Italian Street Art by Diego Della Posta

Diego Della Posta is a Italian street artist and illustrator also known as Thoms Studio. His street art is very artistic and totally different style …

Art

New Goods From Design Letters & Friends

Design Letters & Friends have launched a ton of new original design products, like a stationery concept that features Arne Jacobsen’s vintage …

Furniture

12 Of The Best New Typefaces

<i>Typographica</i>, a respected font-focused magazine, just released its eighth annual list of its favorite fonts from the last year. There are a whopping 53 of them from 20 different countries with many from the usual suspects–U.S., U.K., Germany, and Sweden. Perhaps most notable, though, are the fonts …

Typography

Trump Gothic Pro from Canada Type

Trump Gothic Pro Font Family.<p><b>Trump Gothic Pro</b> was published in 2013 by font foundry Canada Type. This font family is a reconception of ideas from …