Jaraad Williamson

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7 Pizzas You Should Definitely Eat While Watching Soccer

Here, seven pizzas that are better than delivery for watching the World Cup.<p>Brazil isn’t cheap, as World Cup visitors have recently discovered. …

The Perfect Cheeseburger

Given the choice between a burger with cheese and one without, we go for the cheeseburger every time. Mild-tasting and quick-melting American cheese …

17 Signs That You'd Qualify as a Witch in 1692

Discover whether you are guilty of maleficium and/or would have been accused of practicing witchcraft according to the laws and evidence used during …

11 Obscure Regional Phrases to Describe the Cold

It's very cold, and we're running out of ways to say that. So we reached out to the editors of the incredible <i>Dictionary of American Regional English</i> …

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5 Modern Banking Services You Might Take for Granted

Although banks aren't the most beloved institutions out there, there's a ton of useful stuff we can do with a modern bank. Many people around the …

31 Delicious Things To Cook In March

If it's warm enough to actually go to the farmer's market, you might as well take advantage.<p><b>WHAT'S IN SEASON:</b><p>(This will vary depending on the time of the month and where you live.)<p>Artichokes<p>Arugula<p>Asparagus<p>Avocados<p>Beets<p>Broccoli<p>Brussels …

This Is The First Public Art Installation To Use Google Glass

Head on over to the National Portrait Museum if you want to try out Google Glass (and see some art, I guess).<p>Artist David Datuna has an ongoing series called “Viewpoint of Billions,” in which a large collage is layered over with different optical lenses. But for his newest entry in that series, …

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15 Places With Strange Names (and How They Got Them)

What's in a (bizarre) name? Here are some strangely named places and the stories, legends, and theories about their origins.<p>1. Santa Claus, Indiana<p>In …

Golden Meaning: 55 graphic artists reveal the maths of the golden ratio

Pictured above are two self-portraits of the British designer Oli Kellett.<p>Which one is most attractive?<p>The left one is untouched. The right one is retouched so that the features of his face conform to the golden ratio.<p>The golden ratio – or golden mean - is a number that is said to provide the …

Fried and grilled meat may raise risk of diabetes and dementia

Toxic chemicals found at high concentrations in fried and grilled meats may raise the risk of diabetes and dementia, researchers say.<p>US scientists found that rodents raised on a Western-style diet rich in compounds called glycotoxins showed early signs of diabetes, along with brain changes and …

1 more reason to end marijuana prohibition: Environmental impact from pot farms

Pretty eye-opening Google Earth footage here and some common-sense analysis by environmental sociologist Anthony Silvaggio, who narrates this flyover …

Immerse Yourself in Sea Life at Florida Aquariums

Road Trip: Brandywine Valley, Pennsylvania and Delaware

Take a road trip through the mansions and gardens of the early 20th century's New World royalty.<p>A road trip through the Brandywine Valley offers a taste of American aristocracy. In the former country mansions of the ultrarich, travelers glimpse the early 20th-century extravagant lifestyle of a …

50 things you probably didn’t know about the 50 states

A few years back I took a month-long train trip around the United States. After an unsettling experience, where a slightly unhinged woman sitting …

Five family-friendly destinations you may not have considered

Everyone knows travel changes once kids come into the picture. Suddenly you have to plan around naps, easily accessible rescue centers for soiled-underpants and whining backseat drivers. What they don’t tell you is how much fun it can be, and that it doesn’t have to be limited to timeshares on …

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Floating Hotel Will Be Among World Cup Attendees' Lodging Options in 2022

Finnish Sigge Architects has designed a floating hotel which is aimed at accommodating football fans for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, scheduled for Qatar.<p>…

Top 10 Underappreciated Parks

From vast wilderness to varied history, from swamp to desert, these places should be more famous.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything—National Parks</i><p>Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon deserve the appreciation they receive, but the National Park System includes nearly 400 units, …

The Real-World Experiences Behind Ryanair's Image Makeover

It’s the gateway to internet hell. You buy something online, enter your card details, then find the order has been duplicated.<p>What follows is a …

21 examples of you-fall-you-die photography with the world’s most insane skywalkers

Our cities are being streamlined. The natural chaos of a million lives are channeled daily through an increasingly sanitized network of one-way …

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The ONE Thing You Must Do In Each U.S. State

"If you could only tell a visitor to do ONE thing in your whole state, what would it be?"<p>We asked this question to ourselves, to our trusted friends, and to a whole bunch of HuffPost editors. We thought our comrades' answers would help us create the ultimate American travel guide.<p>But their …

World's Hottest Museums for 2014

Planning to visit a few up-and-coming museums this year? In addition to the great ones you already know, these newcomers attract with striking architecture and thought-provoking exhibits. Moreover, they are a benefit to their neighborhoods, drawing in fashionable new lodgings, restaurants, and …

10 Crazy Driving Laws Around the World

Driving on the left side of the road or converting the speed limit from kilometers to miles per hour is challenging enough. But in some places, you have a whole host of weird traffic laws to contend with, too. Here are 10 crazy laws that could really drive you mad!<p><b>Have a Beer While Driving in Costa</b> …

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The Truth About How Mushrooms Grow Will Weird You Out (VIDEO)

Where do mushrooms come from? Quick, try to explain it, coherently, in a few sentences. It's fungus that, uh ... grows on stuff when it's, uh ... moist. Not so easy, right? That's about to change.<p>How Does It Grow?, a food education series that was funded by Kickstarter, focuses its first-ever …