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The Chinese artisan wok that's backordered for two years

It’s not available outside of China yet, but <i>Bite of China III</i>, one of the—best food shows produced anywhere on the planet—premiered during the recent Spring Festival (happy Year of the Dog!). The first episode highlighted woks made by ironworkers in Zhangqiu, Shandong province, and after it aired …

Warren Buffett Once Told a 14-Year-Old Kid the Secret to Success in 1 Simple Sentence

At a Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting over a decade ago, Warren Buffett tells a 14-year-old kid a success lesson that was meant for all of us.<p>On May 1, 2004, Berkshire Hathaway held its annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, where nearly 20,000 people attended this annual ritual.<p>As reporter Jason …

7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

Flight Attendant Goes Out of Her Way to Soothe a Crying Toddler, Reminds Us Good People Exist

A flight attendant on a Hawaiian Airlines flight to LAX left a mom traveling without her kids in awe, her faith in humanity completely restored. Because Rachel Yuen Nihi and her husband, Jared, were flying solo, the couple joked about all their kids' things they didn't have to lug around the …

Parenting

I drank lemon water every morning for a week — and I saw results

Winter can be a difficult time to stay healthy when it seems like everyone around you is infected with the flu. Although there are many natural remedies and precautions you can take to try and fight these nasty viruses, sometimes, their attack is just too strong. So this winter, I decided to try …

There's A Legal Form Of Weed Called CBD & Here's Why People Are Using It

As marijuana continues to become more and more accessible across the country, scientists are learning about new uses and medicinal benefits …

How the U.S. Government Is Profiting From Keeping Pot Illegal

Wanda James is great at following rules. A former Naval officer and restaurant owner, James has spent the past decade jumping through all the hoops …

Cannabis

The 32 most fun, friendly, and affordable cities in the world

Time Out's City Life Index, a survey of 15,000 people in 32 global cities, has been released, and it shows which ones promise the most fun and excitement in 2018.<p>The survey, conducted by Tapestry Research, questioned residents on a variety of aspects of city life.<p>It ranked cities in categories …

26 Texts That Will Make You Laugh Way Harder Than You Should

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The Best Po'Boys in New Orleans

When we say eating a real-deal po’boy is a nothing less than a Southern rite of passage, we mean it. Because there are few moments in life quite like …

Should You Shower in the Morning, or at Night? Yes.

There were few greater sins in my childhood home than going to bed dirty, though I could sometimes appease my mother by just washing my feet before slipping between the clean sheets. Now, as an adult, I cannot bear to get in bed with the grime of the day clinging to my skin. And I’m not alone.<p>We …

Skin Care

NBC Receives at Least 2 New Complaints About Matt Lauer

The fast-moving national reckoning over sexual harassment in the workplace toppled another television news star on Wednesday when NBC fired Matt Lauer, the co-host of its most profitable franchise, “Today,” after an allegation of inappropriate sexual behavior with a subordinate.<p>The downfall of Mr. …

Media Industry

12 stoner gifts for the cannabis connoisseur in your life

Giving the right gift is hard.<p>Look, it's 2017. We all have that friend or loved one who maybe likes weed a little too much. Give them what they …

Cannabis

Cannabis a medical miracle – it’s official

Cannabis is a ‘wonder drug’ capable of radically transforming the lives of very sick people, according to the results of the first clinical trials of …

Cannabis

Cutting-edge immunotherapy treatment approved for another deadly cancer

The Food and Drug Administration approved a second version of a groundbreaking treatment Wednesday that genetically alters patients' cells to attack cancer — this time, to fight aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma.<p>The treatment is for adults with certain types of large B-cell lymphoma who have not …

Immunotherapy

Let There Be Beer: Oktoberfest in Pictures

Munich

Best Photo Editing Apps 2018: 10 apps to improve your snaps | Trusted Reviews

<b>Take your smartphone photography to the next level with our guide to the best photo editing apps…</b><p>These days, we all own a smartphone and carry it …

Mobile Photography

Travel and The Art of Eating Dinner Solo

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure page for more details.<p>One of the hardest parts of solo traveling is eating …

Text Messaging

30 Easy, Safe and Fun Destinations for Your First Solo Adventure

Lima, Peru was my first destination as a solo traveler a few years ago when I was a senior in college. I actually stopped there on my way to Brazil …

3 Marijuana Stocks That Could Make You the Most Money in the 2nd Half of 2017

Here's why Aurora Cannabis, Canopy Growth, and Insys Therapeutics could be the best marijuana stocks for the rest of the year.<p>For investors who …

Basically All The Sheet Masks You Could Ever Want, In One Post

Think of this like a skincare pick 'n' mix.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

12 things that will help you sleep cooler at night

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Pictured: Brooklinen's linen bedding. Brooklinen<p>There are few things worse than spending a night in which you could be sound asleep …

Shopping

Niigata Prefecture: A New Japan Foodie Destination!

Niigata Prefecture is one of those hidden gems in Japan that foreign tourists have yet to discover — especially as a foodie destination! After all, …

The 12 Most Over-the-Top Cruise Ship Amenities

Rooms made entirely of ice are just the beginning.<p>Once upon a time, having a cool amenity on a cruise ship meant you got your towel folded like an elephant and an extra deck of cards. But the cruise line amenity bar has been raised alarmingly high in the past decade. Like, …

Editor-Approved Tips for Taking Amazing Beach Pictures with Your iPhone

Do your beach shots seem a little drab, even though the setting is truly spectacular? Good news: The solution to your beach photography woes is easy. …

Mobile Photography

Snail slime hits beauty mainstream after taking South Korea by storm

Snail slime. On your face. All for the sake of beauty.<p>And, hopefully, a handsome profit for U.S. retailers looking to push it along with other K-beauty trends into the mainstream -- if people can get over the "ick" factor.<p>Korean consumers are on a constant hunt for innovative products and unusual …

7 Instagram Photos That Prove St. Barth Is the Caribbean Honeymoon Destination

Settling on one country or faraway city for your honeymoon destination can seem pretty daunting at first. We mean, this is your <i>first</i> vacation as newlyweds! You want it to be perfect, right? Luckily, the editors at <i>Brides</i> get the chance to check out spots all over the world for you so you can narrow …