Jasmin Martinez

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Cards Against Humanity: Los Angeles Edition

For those of you who aren't already wise to America's edgiest new pastime, Cards Against Humanity - its name a play on "crimes against humanity" - is …

The Best Affordable Sushi In Los Angeles

<i>Sushi is certainly one of those things where you don't want to be cheap. And though it'd be lovely to be able to afford a weekly omakase with Hiro</i> …

I Want To Know You

I want to know you. And I want to be known.<p>Known for who I am on the inside instead of who you see on the outside.<p>And the same about you.<p>Known in a sense that you ask about more than where I work, where I went to school, and how old my children are. Known in a sense that you understand where my …

Why We Are Together but Feel Alone

Over the past few years I have gradually become very antisocial. I remember a time when I always wanted to be "connected" to the world, to be talking to people, to be around people. I began to find that I preferred time to myself in quiet contemplation. I began to prefer my own company. It was time …

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Is Tom Brady a System Quarterback?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>Answer by John DeMarchi, @johnjdemarchijr</i><p>Look, I hate the Patriots.<p>They've gone 22-2... that's twenty-two wins, two losses... against my beloved Bills with Brady under center.<p>But Tom Brady is a LOT more than a "system" quarterback.<p>He's won under three …

A Majority In U.S. Favor Legal Pot, But Will That Stick?

<i>As we near the end of 2013, NPR is taking a look at the numbers that tell the story of this year. They're numbers that, if you really understand them, give insight into the world we live in.</i><p>This year, for the first time, national polls show a majority of Americans support the legalization of …

Cookie-Baking Chemistry: How To Engineer Your Perfect Sweet Treat

In a time-lapse video, a baking cookie almost looks like a creature coming alive as it spreads out and then rises up. Credit: B.W.F/Vimeo.com<p>Baking cookies is almost magical. You put little balls of wet, white dough into the oven and out pop brown, crispy, tasty biscuits.<p>"In a time-lapse video, it …

10 Surprising Things We Learned From Eminem's Facebook Q&A

He's really into McDonalds, tacos and cleaning<p>Despite his recent admission that social media isn't really for him, Eminem took to Facebook yesterday …

Chicken Drumstick Recipes: Go Ahead, Eat With Your Hands (PHOTOS)

When it comes to chicken, drumsticks are the perfect section -- they have the finger-food element of wings, but the versatility of breasts. Kids love them, adults love them, and they make for just another way to avoid getting stuck in a chicken recipe rut.<p>Basically, when it comes to dinner foods …

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4 Great Quesadillas in Los Angeles

Blue corn quesadillas at Mercado Olympic<p>Paul Bartunek<p><b>4. Blue Corn Quesadilla from the Mercado Olympic</b><p>For thick, freshly fried quesadillas with a …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

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No-Bake Cheesecake Recipes (PHOTOS)

Just because our kitchens get hot during the summer, that doesn't mean that we want to stop baking. But it definitely gets harder and harder to turn the oven on when the heat inside our homes is already stifling. What's a baker to do? We suggest no-bake recipes -- and in particular these no-bake …

Romney Is Selling His Transition Report Even Though It Was Funded By Taxpayers

Under a federal law enacted in 2010, taxpayers now fund efforts by presidential nominees to begin their White House transition efforts even before the election, by providing federal services and facilities to the transition operation. Mitt Romney was the first recipient of this sensible reform …

4 Things That Are Totally Worth The Wait

<i>By Sam Ferrigno for HooplaHa.com.</i><p>Happiness comes to those who wait. These four things are worth delaying that sought-after crave for instant gratification.<p><b>1. Success</b><p>When I was a kid, I thought I’d be famous by now. Doing what, I’m not sure, but fame would be mine and glory would meet me on the …