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Nick Offerman Gives A Tour Of His Pizza Farm In Hilarious School Lunch PSA

"French fries are practically salads."

Volkswagen Launches Its New Font

This is exactly what VW needed: The brand is launching not a new advertising strategy for the U.S. or a low-cost car for global markets, but a new font. And it won’t only be featured in the brand’s stationery and brochures, it will be found on every new VW’s dashboard, center stack, and …

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The Deconstruction of the K-12 Teacher

When kids can get their lessons from the Internet, what's left for classroom instructors to do?<p>Whenever a college student asks me, a veteran high-school English educator, about the prospects of becoming a public-school teacher, I never think it’s enough to say that the role is shifting from …

Report: Late Dinner Caused Clarkson to Punch Producer

The more we learn about Jeremy Clarkson’s latest drama, the uglier it gets. After the BBC hastily suspended the host and canceled the broadcast of this season’s remaining episodes, British tabloid <i>The Mirror</i> reports that the whole thing erupted when Clarkson got angry over his dinner not being …

Audi Confirms Q1, Re-Confirms Q8, Teases Tesla-Fighting Q6

Audi Q1 (artist’s rendering)<p>Audi was rather late to the game with SUVs, introducing the Q7 for 2007, long after Mercedes-Benz and BMW released their first utes, but Audi is making up for lost time, unleashing a slew of SUVs in the coming years at the top and bottom of its range. Some will offer …

How They Filmed the Skydiving-Car Scene in "Furious 7"

You know that scene from Furious 7, where the gang drives some cars out of an airplane and parachutes them safely back to earth?<p>It’s not just some CGI dicking around: The film crew actually pushed a bunch of parachute-equipped vehicles out of a C-130 cargo plane and had skydivers filming as they …

France's best walking tours

We've said it before: there are few more enjoyable ways of seeing France than on a walking holiday.<p>Here, we have highlighted our experts' favourite tour options, as well as itineraries flagged by our recommended tour operators.<p><b>Our experts’ picks (taken from our 10 best activity holidays in</b> …

The Ultimate Shoes And Jeans Matching Guide For Men

Successful people “think” success all the time. That is why their goals are firmly lodged in their subconscious. The subconscious is brilliant at …

Motivation

9 Powerful Questions That Will Change Your Financial Life

<i>“How to save money fast?”</i><p>This is the question asked by all of us not in the top 1% of rich people.<p>If you are looking for ways to drastically reduce …

Personal Finance

Flight QZ8501: What we know about the AirAsia plane crash

<b>AirAsia Flight QZ8501 crashed into the Java Sea off Borneo shortly after take-off on 28 December 2014 with no survivors.</b><p>The Airbus A320-200, carrying 162 people from Surabaya in Indonesia to Singapore, was just over 40 minutes into its flight when contact was lost.<p>Investigators, who initially …

This Ex-Apple Engineer's New App Turns Your iPad Into A Second Display For Your Mac

Instead of letting your iPad collect dust when you're not using it, Duet Display turns your iPad into a second display for your Mac, using the iPad's charging cord to connect to your computer.<p>The app was created by Rahul Dewan, an engineer who worked at Apple for three years on the iPad and iMac.<p>"A …

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The #1 Weight Loss Tip That Health and Fitness Experts Will Not Tell You

When you look at the numbers, such as in studies like those from Statistic Brain which tracks New Year’s Resolution successes, only about 8% of us …

5 ways to get 400 hp or better for $20,000

Big power, econocar bucks.<p>We live in a world where 200 horsepower is economy-car fare, 300 horsepower is mildly interesting, and 400 horsepower is the minimum needed to command many enthusiasts' attention.<p>Big horsepower is affordable, too, if you know where to look. In the past decade, the world …

15 Awesome Road Trip Hacks for the Whole Family

Road trip! What childhood memory comes to mind when you hear those words? Chances are your memories are either about great fun, or hours of misery …

Thought For The Day: If You Are Willing To Do More Than You Are Paid To Do

If you are willing to do more than you are paid to do, eventually you will be paid to do more than you do.

Second Set of "Offensive" Number Plates Found in Jeremy Clarkson's Porsche

Jeremy Clarkson and the rest of the <i>Top Gear</i> film crew may have escaped Argentina, but the spat that sent them fleeing the South American country is still roiling. Entered into evidence is today’s news from the <i>Mirror</i>, which is reporting that Argentinian officials found a second set of offensive …

7 Simple Hacks Every Dog Owner Should Know

Under The Dome: “Black Ice”

Unlike the Stephen King novel on which it was (for about the first five minutes of season one) based, the television series <i>Under The Dome</i> has never …

Easy ways to digitize your paper classroom notes

For a lot of students, no gadget or tablet can beat good old-fashioned paper and pen for taking notes. But, technology can help when it comes to saving those notes and easily sharing them with classmates. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports...

8 Crucial Financial Moves To Make In Your 30's

Don’t want to overspend your budget, swipe your credit card too many times, and feel like a financial mess? Instead of beating yourself up for the …

Personal Finance

The Inbetweeners 2 and how the coming-of-age film finally grew up

The truism about coming-of-age movies is that they always parrot the same line: that things were never the same again after that summer. Whether it's <i>Stand By Me</i> (four boys on a quest to find a corpse in the woods), <i>The Breakfast Club</i> (five strangers turn bonding, emoting and over-sharing into an art …

Five tech items you should stow away in your glove box

Having a few pieces of tech on-hand can make your drive a bit easier. We’re not talking about the tech baked into your car’s software, but the things …

NASCAR's European series is like bumper cars crossed with an orgy

Hanging out at Le Mans with les good ol' boys.<p>The only way this story starts is with an Elvis impersonator singing "The Star-Spangled Banner" at a NASCAR race in France. If there's a better illustration of stock-car racing's latest foray into Europe than a small, pompadoured man awash in …

1999 Audi S4 Quattro vs. BMW M3, Mercedes-Benz C43 AMG, Saab 9-3 Viggen | Archived Comparison Test

From the September 1999 Issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>Is it us, or are European luxury-car manufacturers marching boldly into car markets other makers have been shrinking from? They already offer a batch of premium wagons here, and more are on the way. Ditto for sports cars and convertibles, two more …

15 of the Greatest Turbocharged American Cars Ever

So you think turbocharged engines are synonymous with imports? Think again. Here are a dozen American-made forced-air specials that waved the stars and stripes with pride.<p>So you think turbocharged engines are synonymous with imports? Think again. Here are a handful of American-made forced-air …

Motor Authority implores us to Give A Shift about manual transmissions

As auto enthusiasts, we have to accept that the general public is never going to embrace the manual transmission in a big way ever again. Automatics, CVTs and dual clutches are winning the war, in part because many people think of their car as an appliance. It transports them to and from work, and …

The Simplest Interactive Photography Guide To Clicking Breathtaking Photographs

Whether you use your Mac for work or just for your personal projects, you’ve likely found yourself wondering how to improve your productivity. There …

Note-Taking

The Right Way To Eat Ramen Noodles, In GIFs

This is not your college dorm room Cup Noodles.<p>The ramen noodle industry has exploded in popularity in the U.S. in the last couple of years, thanks to a number of pioneering chefs. From Keizo Shimamoto's Ramen Burger to David Chang's Momofuku empire, "shina soba" — or "Chinese noodles" — has …

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