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Miami, the great world city, is drowning while the powers that be look away

A drive through the sticky Florida heat into Alton Road in Miami Beach can be an unexpectedly awkward business. Most of the boulevard, which runs north through the heart of the resort's most opulent palm-fringed real estate, has been reduced to a single lane that is hemmed in by bollards, …

Google Voice may soon be integrated with Google Hangouts

If a new report from <i>9to5 Google</i> proves correct, Google is preparing to end support for Google Voice in the not-too-distant future. For Google Voice fans, the good news is that most of Voice’s features will reportedly be integrated into the Hangouts app instead.<p>In short, Hangouts may soon be your …

Bacon Wrapped Brown Sugar Pork Loin Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> It's pork. Wrapped in pork. And doused in a brown sugar glaze. What more could you ask for? —mtlabor<p><b>Serves: 3-4</b><p><b>Pork Loin</b><p>3 pounds bone-in pork loin roast<br>• 5-6 pieces of bacon<br>• 1/2 teaspoon chili powder<br>• 1/4 teaspoon hot Spanish paprika<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1/4 teaspoon cumin<br>• 1/2 teaspoon</b> …

50 Amazing Finds on Google Earth

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program. It maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite …

Go ahead and share your HBO Go account, HBO doesn't mind

Go ahead, ask your roommate for their sibling's HBO Go password — as it turns out, HBO really doesn't mind. "It presents the brand to more and more people and gives them an opportunity, hopefully, to become addicted to it," HBO CEO Richard Plepler tells <i>BuzzFeed</i>. Plepler says that HBO is well aware …

Stop coddling your dog—he’s 99.9% wolf

SANTA CLARITA, California—Cesar Millan crosses the road to meet me. Two pit bulls, a Chihuahua, and a Yorkshire terrier—named Junior, Taco, Alfie and Kaley Cuoko—follow. Off leash and at heel, the dogs are calm, almost languid. If Millan communicates with them, I do not notice.<p>For the past few …

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Why Walmart’s Plan to Pit Low-Wage Workers Against Low-Wage Consumers Is Failing

By Alyssa Figueroa, www.alternet.org<p>| Resist!<p><i>Above: Walmart Dallas November 21, 2013 From OurWalmart</i><p>As Black Friday protests near, a new report …

The TSA Is No Match For This Mad Scientist And His Gun Made With Junk From Airport Stores

Evan Booth hacks together working weapons–like a shotgun, a grenade, and a crossbow–with purchases anyone can make after they go through security, to show that the TSA is more spectacle than real protection. And the FBI is taking notice.<p>Things you can’t bring on a plane: Scissors, gel candles, …

Oldest Buddhist Shrine Uncovered In Nepal May Push Back the Buddha's Birth Date

Excavations uncover a shrine dating to the sixth century B.C.<p><b>Time to push back the Buddha's birth date a century or so? Archaeologists may have uncovered evidence of the oldest Buddhist shrine yet discovered, dating to around 550 B.C.</b><p><b>Located at Nepal's Lumbini pilgrimage center, the legendary site</b> …

Surreal Painted Faces Make Us Question What We Are Seeing

Moscow-based photographer Alexander Khokhlov explores the visually transformative power of paint and makeup in his <i>2D or not 2D</i> and <i>Angry Beards</i> projects. Both bodies of work are part of the photographer's overarching <i>Art of Face</i> series that includes an ever-growing collection of beauty shots …

"The Baroque Cycle": The Moment I Realized History RTs Itself

Around ten years ago, I read this historical fiction trilogy by a really influential science fiction writer, Neal Stephenson.<p>At that point I had …

‘Bettie Page Reveals All,’ A Close-Up Look at the Pinup Goddess and Sexual Icon

A new documentary narrated by the pinup icon sheds new light on her through a bevy of her lovers and confidantes—and what happened to her after her …

Zaha Hadid's Extraordinary 2022 FIFA World Cup Stadium

Architect extraordinaire Zaha Hadid and global engineering firm AECOM have recently released the initial details for their highly anticipated 2022 FIFA World Cup Stadium in Qatar. The Al Wakrah Stadium will be the first of several arenas built for the worldwide tournament and is set to begin …

How history might have handled the selfie – in pictures

The beauty of the selfie (OED's word of 2013) lies in its through-the-keyhole appeal. Intimate and seemingly carefree, these self-portraits offer an insight into the lives of others – and when these others are VIPs, the snapshot is all the more enticing. No surprises, then, that an ad campaign for …

How to Take a Self Portrait

Although you might think that a photographer would love taking a self portrait, it’s actually one of the most difficult pictures to take. With self …

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