Julia Greff

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Trump setting records for low presidential approval

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump started as the most unpopular new president in the history of modern polling. After seven months, things have only gotten worse.<p>Plunging into undesirably uncharted territory, Trump is setting records with his dismally low approval ratings, including the lowest mark …

Donald Trump

Try this Game of Thrones recipe for Sansa's favorite lemon cakes

<b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>For the cake batter:<br>2 1⁄2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting pan<br>1⁄2 tsp. baking powder<br>1⁄4 tsp. baking soda<br>1⁄2 tsp. table …

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typeworship:The Swan and Mallard LogoOutstanding positive and negative bird combination in an ampersand by John Randall in London.The identity plays …

Graphic Design

Boy Bait To Banana Bread: 8 To-Die-For Breakfast Cakes

Cake for breakfast? Yes, please! From blueberry coffee cake (aka boy bait) to marbled chocolate banana bread, these recipes will motivate you to jump out of bed and start your day.<p>1. Blueberry Coffee Cake (aka Boy Bait)<p>The recipe for this old-fashioned blueberry coffee cake traces back to a 1954 …

Dessert

A Genius Cheese Dip That’s As Easy As 1-2-3

I cannot stress enough how quickly this elegant cheese dip from Heidi Swanson materializes in front of you—or how many situations you may find yourself grateful for it.<p>Your in-laws—or coworkers or dogsitters—are passing through the neighborhood. You spaced on appetizers for your dinner party. Or, …

29 Goat Cheese Recipes Because You Can Never Have Enough

Goat cheese (a.k.a. chèvre) may once have been an obscure option available only on gourmet cheese boards and in specialty grocery stores, but in a …

Food

Secrets of the universe may lie in an old gold mine in South Dakota

The universe as we know it shouldn’t exist. Unlocking the reasons why may depend on once again striking gold in a mine buried a mile underground in rural South Dakota.<p>The largest U.S.-based particle physics experiment ever is now under construction in the old mine in Lead, S.D., breathing new life …

Physics

Shocking figures: US academics find 'dramatic' growth of swearing in books

Textual analysis of more than 1m books by scholars shows startling proliferation of swearwords since the mid-1950s<p>Mark Twain wrote: “There ought to be a room in every house to swear in,” because “it’s dangerous to have to repress an emotion like that”. Today, the great American novelist might have …

Linguistics

Trump talks tough on opioids

<b>TRUMP’S TOUGH TALK ON OPIOIDS —</b> President Donald Trump is pledging to “beat” the opioid epidemic, calling it a battle that the nation must win. But he’s not declaring the crisis a national emergency, and it remains unclear what new ideas the president has to rein in rising drug overdose …

If you got less than six hours sleep last night we have some bad news

If you regularly sleep less than six hours it could cause the same damage as alcohol abuse.<p>Sleep deprivation can lead to an increased risk of …

Travelling in Europe? Here is how much an average Airbnb costs in each country

Airbnb has become the hero of international travel, giving travellers great value for money when it comes to accommodation while revealing some quirky hidden gems. It can be hard to know what you might expect to pay though when you’re travelling around as rates can vary wildly, but new research has …

European Travel

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Typography

Media scholar on Trump TV: “This is Orwellian, and it’s happening right now, right here”

The president has launched an online TV network. He’s calling it “real news.”<p>“Overall, since the president took office, President Trump has created more than 1 million new jobs, the unemployment rate is at a 16-year low, and consumer confidence is at a 16-year high — all while the Dow Jones …

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Europe is running out of butter

Europe is facing a major butter crisis.<p>A sharp increase in global demand has caused the wholesale price of butter to nearly double in Europe. Consumers are paying more too: retail prices jumped nearly 20% in June over the previous year, according to data from Euromonitor.<p>Federation des …

Time Warner

Trump's Pointless Untruths About U.S. Nuclear Weapons

The president’s claim to have made the U.S. nuclear arsenal “far stronger and more powerful than ever before” only undermines his credibility, right when it’s needed more than ever.<p>In a global crisis, much less a possible nuclear showdown, credibility is essential. President Trump, as I noted …

North Korea

Martin Roth, German Who Led Britain’s Victoria and Albert Museum, Dies at 62

BERLIN — Martin Roth, the first non-Briton to lead the venerable Victoria and Albert Museum in London, and a pathbreaking curator in Britain, his native Germany and around the world, died on Sunday in Berlin. He was 62.<p>The German federal government announced his death. He told reporters in June …

Europe

Action video games decrease gray matter, study finds

A new study suggests that playing action video games can be detrimental to the brain, reducing the amount of gray matter in the hippocampus. …

Jim Carrey Is Now an Amazing Painter and His Art Documentary Is Going Viral — Watch

Jim Carrey's disappearance from the big screen has left fans wondering what he's been up to. The answer is here, and it's pretty amazing.<p>Jim Carrey …

New cancer drug reduces tumor size by 'up to 50 percent'

New research from the University of Southampton in the United Kingdom investigates the way in which cancer takes over certain cell types and uses …

Sources: House GOP staffers fly to London to find Steele, invite to testify expected

<b>(CNN) —</b> A pair of Republican staffers on the House intelligence committee flew to London recently to try to find a way to bring the author of a dossier containing explosive allegations about President Donald Trump and top members of his campaign before the panel, sources familiar with the trip have …

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Ana Brnabić: 'I do not want to be branded Serbia's gay PM'

The 41-year-old who has never been part of a political party has risen from obscurity and is working to change Belgrade’s image<p>The appointment of Ana Brnabić as Serbia’s prime minister aged 41 was accompanied by the sound of glass ceilings being shattered all around her.<p>Not only is she the first …

Europe

IS claims deadly attack in Syria against US-backed force

BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants have carried out a deadly attack on U.S.-backed forces in Syria, killing and wounding many fighters and civilians, Syrian monitors and an IS-linked media outlet said Friday.<p>The assault took place on Thursday near the northern city of Raqqa — the Islamic State …

Middle East

Trump heads to Long Island, using brutal MS-13 murders to justify deportations

It was at the corner of a cul-de-sac, in an outwardly placid suburb where children ride bicycles along the sidewalks and families leave baby strollers unlocked on their front lawns.<p>Nobody would think twice about allowing their teenage daughters to walk home in the evening after doing homework at a …

The Sweetest Way to Eat Sour Cherries for Breakfast

Sour Cherry Chocolate Chunk Muffins<p>Makes 12 muffins<p>1 1/2 cups whole-wheat flour <br>1 cup all-purpose flour <br>1/2 cup granulated sugar <br>1 tablespoon baking …

Dessert

Stylish Solutions for Awkward "Dead Zone" Spaces

(Image credit: Built Custom Homes via Houzz)<p>Tight corners, the space under your stairs, the tops of cabinets—these awkward spaces are the great …

Living Rooms

Ketamine ‘cures 50% of people with treatment-resistant depression’, study finds

Ketamine is a powerful anaesthetic which is also used as a mind-bending club drug – but it could be a safe, effective treatment for depression, …

Funny Pictures – July 27, 2017

Your Success Starts Here.. <br>viaSomebody better call a physics professor. <br>viaMoved into a new apartment. The previous guy took his oven racks. Where …

Pizza Hut

20 Finalist Photos from the World’s Largest Photo Contest

The EyeEm Photography Awards has just announced 100 finalists for this year’s competition. This year, it received over 590,000 entries from over …

Justice Department: Gays Not Covered Under Federal Civil Rights Law

The Justice Department said in a federal suit on Wednesday that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 does not protect gay people from discrimination in the …

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Typography