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Navy SEAL Rips Apart David Hogg's 5-Point Plan to Stop School Shootings

Eli Crane is a Navy SEAL combat veteran and owner of Bottle Breacher. The following is a response to pro-gun control activist David Hogg's five-point …

Guns

Don't Need No 14'ers: Colorado's Best Mountain Hike

By David Rich<p>I was impressed, asking the slick looking chap chugging a Coors at the front door of the Silverton Saloon, What’s the heck’s the party …

Hiking

As Former SEAL Receives Medal of Honor, a Controversy Is Reignited

WASHINGTON — Britt K. Slabinski, a former senior chief petty officer of the Navy’s elite SEAL Team 6, received the Medal of Honor on Thursday for his leadership during a firefight in Afghanistan in 2002.<p>In a brief ceremony at the White House, President Trump highlighted Mr. Slabinski’s courage and …

Military

Recipe: Instant Pot Barbacoa — Recipes from The Kitchn

Potluck parties are full of dips, deli trays, and desserts. While you can try to make that a meal, why not be the one to bring the dish everyone …

Spices

Tips for Backpacking in Bear Country

Bears are the animals that everyone wants to see and doesn’t want to see. It is really just a question of timing and distance. Spot a grizzly bear on …

The 20 most beautiful lakes in the US, ranked

1/<p>20. Lake Eklutna, Alaska<p>Less than an hour outside Anchorage, Lake Eklutna is an under-the-radar destination that can be explored by hiking, biking, …

The Best Sleeping Bags and Pads of 2018

Sack out in something snug, breathable, and packable.<p>Marmot Ultra Elite 20 ($199)<p>We’d never guess that the Ultra Elite 20 is filled with anything but down—it’s that warm and compressible. But Marmot stuffed the bag with a mix of three cutting-edge synthetic fibers layered together in strips: one …

40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Even if a power outage stops your well pump or the city water supply, you can still flush the toilet. Dump a couple …

Home Improvement

Special operators are bitterly fighting over the latest Medal of Honor announcement

The White House announced on Monday that President Donald Trump would award retired Navy SEAL Britt Slabinski the Medal of Honor for his actions during the 2002 Battle of Roberts Ridge in Afghanistan.<p>On March 4, 2002, then-Senior Chief Slabinski was leading a seven-man reconnaissance team tasked …

How Working in 25-Minute Sprints Makes You Sharper and More Productive

Adopting the Pomodore technique is a simple way to help you work smarter.<p>My yoga practice has taught me the power of mindfulness and how to train my mind to focus more on the present moment. That level of concentration comes in handy when doing challenging balancing poses and inversions when a …

Make this one-pan Spanish Eggs and Potatoes, and you’ll learn how to fry

Overview Ingredients Steps<p>Overview<p>Potatoes and onion and eggs — there’s a trio that promises good eating and many possibilities. The classic tortilla Espanola is a prime example, and some of my favorite skillet recipes go heavy on the potato and onion, which makes the cooked wedges meaty and …

Recipes

To Run Faster, Try Slowing Down

I wish I could start this post by telling you that I recently qualified for the Boston Marathon. I didn’t. Last year I tried, though — hard. I hired …

The One Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Smoothie You Should Have Every Morning To Lose Stomach Fat Fast

We love making smoothies! They’re a great way to get fruit, protein, fiber and anti-inflammatory benefits in one pretty glass. If you have a sweet …

Yes, They Are Coming for Your Guns

Opinion<p>Posted: Apr 01, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>The anti-gun …

Check out this tiny Navy SEAL survival kit

If there's one group in the military that's trained to survive in the most horrible conditions known to man, it's the U.S. Navy SEALs.<p>From the icy Arctic to humid jungles, SEALs are prepared for any kind of fight against the enemy at a moment's notice.<p>Sometimes, missions don't go as planned, so …

According to the Experts, This Is How to Lose That Extra Weight and Keep It Off For Good

As the Summer months approach and it's time to shed those cozy layers, many of us feel a renewed incentive to lose body fat before it's time to debut our beach bodies. Although there's never a wrong time to trim body fat, it's crucial to always make sure we're doing so in a healthy manner. Rather …

How to Start Building Your Photography Filter Kit

At its very heart, landscape photography is about capturing light on a sensor (or film, if you’re still shooting the old-fashioned way). Photography …

Apple CEO Tim Cook pounds the privacy drum in wake of Facebook scandal

‘Everyone should know what they’re doing. Everyone should know what they’re giving up.’<p>Apple chief executive Tim Cook spoke out on privacy during an MSNBC interview hosted by Chris Hayes and <i>Recode</i>’s Kara Swisher earlier today, saying that services that “[traffic] in your personal lives” are …

Data on mass shootings at school don't live up to the hysteria

How many people have been killed in school shootings in the United States since 1900? The answer is 552, at least according to a comprehensive list …

The 7 Best Hiking Trails In Colorado

A spectacularly diverse terrain propels hiking to the top of favorite outdoor activities in Colorado. From alpine lakes and waterfalls to dense …

Dear Parkland Kids: We Gave You An Awesome World, Don't Mess It Up

All the reasons for refusing to allow ourselves to be led by children were summed up in the latest coronation of the Parkland kids, this time by …

Gun Control

These Insanely Delicious Instant Pot Meals Let You Feed the Whole Family For Less Than $10

Sure, Instant Pots make planning your weekday meals about a thousand times easier, but not all the recipes out there that cater to this pressurized cooker are easy on the wallet. From quick and easy chicken recipes that even your pickiest eater will enjoy to modern takes on your mother's casserole, …

Cooking

CNN Gives Viewers An 'Up-Close Look At An AR-15,' Ends Up Embarrassing Itself

On Wednesday, CNN aired an embarrassing clip of one of their employees attempting to shoot an AR-15 in a segment highlighted by inaccurate statements …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

The Best Low-Carb Recipes for the Slow Cooker

While the slow cooker is really everyone's friend in the kitchen, I'd argue that is extra helpful to those following a low-carb diet. That's because …

DIY 5-Gallon Survival Bucket – Why Every Home Should Have One!

The 5-Gallon Survival Bucket is an emergency survival cache in a container – it gives you all the basic tools and supplies you need for the immediate …

10 Popular Mushroom Recipes to Make Right Now

Mushrooms are a severely underrated vegetable. They're often hiding in the background, playing the supporting role instead of having their time in …

How to Cook Steak in the Oven

Love cooking steak at home but hate smoking up your kitchen? We’ve got the recipe for you. All you need is a great steak, a large cast-iron skillet, …

This Carne Asada Burrito Casserole Is a Highbrow Stoner's Delight

Hello, and welcome back to <i>Will It Casserole?</i>, the column where I take your delicious concepts and re-imagine them as delicious casserole creations. …

Cooking

Best Survival Backpacks

Whether you hike on the regular or you camp once every couple of years, a great survival backpack can make or break your trip. Not only will a good one ensure that you have everything you need at all times, but it will do so while remaining comfortable and classy.<p>There are a ton of survival …

Backpacking

What You Need to Know to Survive a Grid-Down Disaster: During this time, you must be able to provide basic survival needs for you and your family

It is human nature to avoid potentially bad news. It is also human nature to procrastinate. Consequently, many of us avoid going to the dentist, …