Jodi Linsey

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Let's Talk About Snacks

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, you can make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Gabriella feeds you all the snacks.</i><p>It's over. I'm sorry.<p>Just last week we were …

Black Bean and Corn Veggie Burgers

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Not crumbly, not mushy, and certainly not pre-frozen -- this is the bean burger you've been waiting for.</i><p>Labor Day weekend may have come and gone, but grilling season …

Recipes

Homemade Green Goddess Dressing

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Food52's Managing Editor Brette Warshaw gives us a greener, brighter, and even-more-attractive Green Goddess.</i><p>How could you <i>not</i> want to eat …

Ice Cream

These Are The 'Horrendous' Videos The Obama Administration Is Showing Congress As Evidence For Syria Attack

They are what Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein called "horrendous" on Thursday. And they are exhibits in the administration's case for military intervention in response to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons against his own people on Aug. …

America's Welfare State Is Not Working Nearly As Well As It Should

But she says that many of the other welfare recipients she knows are reluctant to seek work or an education. Life in the system is hardly gold-plated, but it is comfortable enough. Even Ms Devilma admits that, if it were not for her son and the recent expiry of her cash aid, she would rather live …

How Democrats Are Aiming to Make Texas a Swing State

AUS­TIN, Texas — Col­lege foot­ball is prac­tic­ally a re­li­gion in Texas, where tail­gat­ing starts just after sun­rise and cars jam up Aus­tin …

Tom Udall Pushes Plan to Battle Water Shortage

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Why We're Scared of Clowns

Is It the Nose?<p>Why are people so afraid of clowns?<p>*<p>Shogun Spidey<p>This Japanese version of Spiderman is, um, different.<p>*<p>It’s Friday<p>You might as well …

More Secret Passageways and Hidden Rooms

We've featured plenty of houses with secret passages before, but let's be honest—they're just plain cool. Here are even more amazing secret …

4 Innovative Libraries Transforming Lives Around the World

Only about a third of the world's population has access to the internet. Here in the United States, libraries have become a major source of Internet …

10 of the World's Most Beautiful Lighthouses

Once a necessary tool to warn mariners of land masses, lighthouses are now seen as iconic emblems of sea-travel and waterways—though many still offer …

Lesser-Known Weapons of World War II

Believe it or not, the massive machine in the picture above was actually a cannon. Designed by the Nazis, the Vergeltungswaffe 3 was built directly …

Sexiest parts of the body revealed by neuroscientists

The mind, said Raquel Welch, is an erogenous zone. And it is the brain, and how it organises our erogenous zones, that has intrigued scientists for decades. Why is a nuzzled neck sexy when few would be turned on by a nuzzled nose? And why do men seem to have fewer erogenous zones than women? A new …

Happy Birthday to Ida H Hyde

Although Ida Henrietta Hyde was born in 1857, her life story in science sometimes sounds very modern. For one thing she was raised by a single parent, as her father abandoned his wife and five children early in Hyde's childhood; for another she had to scrimp and save and work low-paid jobs to pay …

The 10 Best Fictional Laboratories, Ranked

How To Choose a Sofa: 50 Designer Tips

Everything you need to know.<p>Everything you need to know about sofas in one place. Experts such as Windsor Smith, Barbara Barry, and Steven Gambrel share how deep a sofa should be, which style goes with which, how to select pattern, and more.

Basic Tips For Weekly Cleaning

Regardless how hard you try to keep the house clean every day, you still need to spend one day at the end of the week cleaning the whole place. If …

Time Management

Science for potheads: Why they love to get high

<b>(Riccardo Mojana via Shutterstock)</b><p>There’s so much misunderstanding around marijuana. Here’s what’s really happening to people when they smoke weed<p>K.M. Cholewa<p>September 8, 2013 4:00pm (UTC)<p>Drug warriors have long tried to smear marijuana as a dangerous scourge, seeking to criminalize possession of a …

Portraits of Dogs With Human-Like Expressions

Is it just us or do most of these dogs look incredibly serious? Hamburg, Germany-based photographer Ralph Hargarten is behind this intriguing new series called <i>A Dog's Life</i> where he's shot portraits of dogs with facial expressions we often attribute to humans. Set against a simple black background, …

42 of the coolest Burning Man art installations ever

Art has become the defining feature of Burning Man, as the festival continues to be a testing ground for a growing circle of artists seeking engaged …

The World's 10 Most Mesmerizing Views

From the freedom of wide open spaces to glittering of big city lights, our world is filled with thousands of breathtaking panoramas just waiting to be enjoyed. With the variety of natural wonders and stunning cities throughout the world, finding the best views can be somewhat of a daunting task. …