James Murray Keyworth

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How to Mix Latex Paint with Concrete

Mix Latex Paint with Concrete<p>Step 2<p>Replace up to 20 percent of the water required with the latex paint of your choice. Mix the paint well before …

Concrete

Marie Kondo Showed Us How to Pack a Suitcase

Marie Kondo is famous for her KonMari method and bestselling book, "The Life Changing Art of Tidying Up"—both of which promise to help you wrest …

Minimalism

Make Magic With These DIY Concrete Dragon Eggs

Let the witching hour begin.<p>Quick-set concrete<p>Water<p>2 large containers<p>Funnel<p>A few balloons<p>Stirring rods<p>Gold paint<p>Tea lights<p># Mix 1 cup concrete with ⅓ cup water. (Add more to slow setting time)<p># Place a balloon on the end of a funnel, and fill with concrete.<p># Detach the balloon, and blow up a little …

Why You Should Choose Concrete for Your Outdoor Wall Needs

Of course, you should choose your building material based on the purpose of the new wall. For example, a retaining wall has a much different job than …

Landscaping

Which Rock Star Will Historians of the Future Remember?

Classifying anyone as the “most successful” at anything tends to reflect more on the source than the subject. So keep that in mind when I make the following statement: John Philip Sousa is the most successful American musician of all time.<p>Marching music is a maddeningly durable genre, recognizable …

Quick Epoxy Mixing Surface

Instead of using a container to mix a small amount of epoxy, just make a mixing surface on your workbench using painters tape. Simply lay down …

Why work-life balance is overrated for happiness and success: The four burners theory

According to a 2017 Gallup poll on the state of the American Workplace, approximately 53 percent of employees stated that a job role that allows them …

Lamenting the Loss of Fox's X-Men Ethos

Opinion: The Disney deal could mean the X-Men films as we know them are ending. And that’s not necessarily a good thing.<p>Fans of superhero movies have …

Comics

Clever Tape Measure Tricks Every Craftsman Should Know

From helping with math to drawing straight lines, the humble tape measure has plenty of hidden talents.<p>A tape measure's purpose is obvious. Just pull out the blade and it will tell you just how long something is. It'll even adjust for the width of its own hook. But in the hands of an experience …

21 Decluttering Tips That Actually Work, Says a Professional Organizer

We all strive to be better. If you're setting goals to improve your relationships, career, and overall wellness, it should start with an organized …

The 'New Yorker's Documentary About Rob Bell Is Worth Watching No Matter What You Think of His Theology

<i>The New Yorker</i> has released a short documentary film (it’s about 13-minutes-long) that looks at the story of Rob Bell and the fallout following the …

Documentaries

Watch Lady Gaga's Final Dive Bar Tour Performance in Los Angeles

Lady Gaga pulled out all the stops during her final <i>Dive Bar Tour</i> performance, bringing hard rocking dance moves and political commentary to the stage …

From Luke Cage to Supergirl: why superhero TV is better than the movies

While big-screen comic book blockbusters’ powers are waning, supermen and women are taking flight on the small screen<p>Related: Luke Cage review – Marvel's powerful black superhero drama is bulletproof<p>Will 2016 go down as the year the world finally got sick of superhero movies? Put aside the grudging …

People around the world are obsessed with this household decluttering method

If you haven't heard of Marie Kondo by now, you've been living under a rock — or at least a very large pile of things you should throw away.<p>Kondo is a Japanese lifestyle celebrity known for helping people decrease clutter and straighten up their homes for good. Her book — "The Life-Changing Magic …

Minimalism

The 10 Albums and Songs That Influenced Cut Off Your Hands’ Nick Johnston

To celebrate Auckland's second annual the Others Way festival we asked vocalist and wild showman Nick Johnston to share the music that helped Cut Off Your Hands.<p><i>Image: Provided by artist</i><p>Auckland’s The Others Way festival is already proving handy in getting bands we miss back up on stage. Last year, …

This 100-Year-Old To-Do List Hack Still Works Like A Charm

The “Ivy Lee Method” is stupidly simple — and that’s partly why it’s so effective.<p><i>By James Clear, who writes about self-improvement tips based on</i> …

People are falling in love with a simple productivity system that just uses pen and paper

I’m one of those people who is constantly testing out new productivity apps in the hopes that <i>this</i> is the technology that will transform my life for good. Each new app promises to make me more efficient than the last.<p>But I’ve never been able to find a method that quite beats the flexibility and …

Productivity

Build This Sexy Modern Bench Using Nothing But 2 x 4s

This lovely bench seat only looks expensive.<p>"Less is more" definitely applies to modern furniture. But despite its simple lines, modern style furniture can be expensive. This well-designed bench, on the other hand, looks great and only takes a few hours to build while costing less than $50 in …

X-Men, Fantastic Four and Marvel crossovers, what went wrong with FF and where the hell is Gambit? - The Simon Kinberg Interview

<b>Flickering Myth’s Oli Davis sits down with the grand architect of 20th Century Fox’s X-Verse Simon Kinberg to talk about X-Men: Apocalypse, a</b> …

Floor Plans for Tiny Houses on Wheels | Top 5 Design Sources

Looking for the best floor plans for your own tiny house on wheels? The Tiny House Blog has done all the research so you don’t have to!Whether you …

Campers

‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ Series: What Went Wrong?

A beloved superhero. A promising young director. A perfect pair of romantic leads. A dream supporting cast. What could possibly go wrong?<p>Almost …

All-New All-Different: A Celebration of 'Giant-Size X-Men' #1

On this day in 1975, comics were changed forever. The book that changed everything? <i>Giant-Size X-Men</i> #1 by Len Wein and Dave Cockrum. The reason this …

The 80/20 Rule And How It Can Change Your Life

What is the 80/20 Rule and could it actually make 80% of your work disappear?<p>If you’ve studied business or economics, you’re well familiar with the power of the Pareto Principle.<p><b>The Man Behind The Concept</b><p>Vilfredo Federico Damaso Pareto was born in Italy in 1848. He would go on to become an …

Time Management

The Coen Brothers’ Marvellous “Hail, Caesar!”

Yes, “Hail, Caesar!” is superb, and it was foreseeably so. The first sign that the next Coen brothers movie would be something special came from the barest bones of advance publicity, revealing that the action is set in Hollywood in the nineteen-fifties and is centered on the doings of a studio …

Coen Brothers

Francis Ford Coppola’s Third Act: Italy, Wine, and the Secret of Life

The celebrated director of The Godfather and Apocalypse Now has poured much of his energy lately into his wines and resorts. But even as he revels in his latest gem—the Palazzo Margherita, in his grandfather’s Italian birthplace—the filmmaker in him is still at work on a daringly innovative project.<p>…

Star Wars Fans May Have Already Missed the Best Way to See The Force Awakens

If you didn’t risk sleep deprivation or angry hordes of nerds, you’re not doing it right.<p>I am a movie fan and a thirtysomething male, and so to the continued surprise of no one I’m actually a pretty big <i>Star Wars</i> fan. And this weekend a new <i>Star Wars</i> movie was released in the United States. You may …

Sharon Jones Pleads ‘Please Come Home for Christmas’ on ‘Conan’

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings brought the holiday blues to <i>Conan</i> Monday with a pining, web-exclusive rendition of “Please Come Home for …

35 X-Men Covers With Too Many Mutants

Happy anniversary, X-Men! This week, Marvel’s mutants celebrated two massive milestones as Brian Michael Bendis capped off his three-year run as …

Build a Space-Saving Pantry from One Sheet of Plywood

Kitchen pantries need to store items as large as cereal boxes and as small as spices...but it seems like there’s never enough room for everything. If …

The Gist: 1971 Billboard hits with Chris Molanphy and the Lobstar of the Antentwig.

<b>Listen to Episode 358 of Slate’s The Gist:</b><p>Advertisement<p>On The Gist, we travel back to the year Mike Pesca and music writer Chris Molanphy were born. …