John Randazzo

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What's the Difference Between Searing, Sautéing, and Pan-Frying?

Sometimes a recipe's directions can be... confusing. When they tell you to sauté, or pan-fry, or sear, what <i>exactly</i> is the difference? And which …

Country Lifestyle

Fleetwood Mac’s 1975 Self-Titled Album Is Getting Re-Released With An Entirely New Version Of The Record

You would think that a band would have really found itself by its tenth album, but that just wasn’t the case for Fleetwood Mac. True: the group’s first nine albums charted and sold relatively well, but the band’s 1975 self-titled record was where Fleetwood Mac became Fleetwood Mac, with the …

Fleetwood Mac

7 Eye Creams That Get the Job Done for Zombie-Level Dark Circles

Because the struggle is too real.<p>Feb 2, 2017<p>Show me a woman who got enough sleep last night and I'll show you a liar. The fact of the matter is that none of us are logging in enough shut-eye and, unfortunately, have the dark circles to prove it. Thankfully, we've narrowed down the eye creams that …

Skin Care

How to Brown Meat So It's Actually, You Know, Brown

No matter what your mom told you, gray taco meat does not count as "browned." Here's how to brown meat so it's crispy and delicious.<p>For the record, when you brown ground meat in a pan, it should be, well, brown and crispy. If it's gray and mealy like mom’s taco meat used to be, you're not really …

Cooking

Game on! The best board games of 2016 | Ars Technica

Here's what hit our tabletops most in 2016.<p>Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games. Check out our complete board gaming coverage …

Board Games

Edward Hopper’s Iconic Painting Nighthawks Explained in a 7-Minute Video Introduction

If any one painting stands for mid-twentieth-century America, <i>Nighthawks</i> does. In fact, Edward Hopper's 1942 canvas of four figures in a late-night …

Art

The Legend Of Zelda Was Planned On These Sheets Of Paper

The Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Board Game, Inspired by Hunter S. Thompson’s Rollicking Novel

There was a time, fair children of the late 20th century, when every movie and television show had itself a board game. Most were bad. But we bought …

Hunter S. Thompson

Best Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe, How to Make Bolognese Sauce

Spaghetti Bolognese<p>Spaghetti Bolognese is one of the most classic dishes which originated in the region of Emilia Romagna. It is made up of bold veal and pork mince sauce which simmers for hours in sweet tomato paste and best served with egg pasta cooked al dente. It really is, the taste of Italy. …

The Must-Read Brain Books Of 2016

The best of the brain books in 2016 featured deception, empathy, placebos, gaming, algorithms, microbes and that little voice in your head. Whether touching on psychology, neuroscience or the mind more broadly construed, the eight books on this list are top reads in a genre always popping with new …

Books

How Obama changed America

<b>(CNN) —</b> In May 2010, Time magazine tells us, Barack Obama invited a group of America's most distinguished presidential historians to dinner at the White House. He was searching for ideas, examples and "lessons from his predecessors."<p>"But as the conversation progressed," Time reported, "it became …

Michelle Obama

Donald Trump outlines policy plan for first 100 days

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President-elect Donald Trump unveiled plans Monday for his first 100 days in office, including proposals related to immigration, trade deals and defense policy, using a video published online to briefly outline his proposals.<p>Trump promised to withdraw from negotiations on the …

Donald Trump

Warren Buffett & Bill Gates on Capitalism, Financial Crisis and America

Warren Buffett & Bill Gates on Capitalism, Financial Crisis and America<p><b>Published on Jul 31, 2016</b><p>Get The Full Warren Buffett Series in PDF<p>Get the …

How to Make the Genius Smashed Cheeseburger Even Juicier

When I polled the Food52 staff on the best restaurant burgers they'd ever tasted, I was expecting off-beat answers. I wanted to hear about burgers topped with roasted peaches, basted in duck sauce, stuffed with guacamole (I'm so sorry I even <i>thought</i> of that).<p>Instead, I got a lot of onions. (Well, a …

Cooking

5 Tools You'll (Almost) Always Find in Italian Kitchens

This isn't a list about the essential items you need in your first kitchen, or even the items that will make cooking any recipe easier. Rather, it's a list about those favorite, well-worn, even handed-down things, sometimes the most humble of utensils, that are favored in <i>la cucina italiana</i>.<p>That's …

Italy

Exclusive: 21 Generals Lead ISIS War the U.S. Denies Fighting

There are only 5,000 U.S. troops in Iraq—about what a colonel usually commands. But for this ISIS war, as many as 21 generals have been deployed. Why?<p>…

Military

A $350 gaming computer build that rivals the PS4 and Xbox One

Austin Evans Showcases his one of the most popular gaming builds. Boson 3.0 is the cheapest gaming PC build that can take out latest gen consoles.<p>A …

Trust: You’ll Have This Lemon Chicken Recipe on Repeat

<i>Photo: Courtesy of Bite Me More</i><p>This lemon chicken recipe is, much like our mom, the hands-down best. Why is it among our most-requested recipes? …

Recipes

Welcome To The Post-Work Economy

For the future economy to work, we need to get rid of our unhealthy fixation on what work and jobs mean to our self-worth.<p>If the goal of the economy is to provide decent-paying work for everyone, that economy clearly isn’t doing a good job at the moment. Real wages for most Americans haven’t …

Economics

Dos and Don'ts of Running with Your Dog

<b>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com</b><p>I am the proud owner of Ellie, a 14-week-old golden mix rescue dog. She has a floppy ear (hence the name …

What Nutritionists Eat For Breakfast When They Have No Time

How many times have you heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day? Countless studies have shown that adults don't perform as well at work when they're not properly fueled and the same goes for kids who go to school hungry. Yet, the excuses people make for not eating this first meal …

Q&A: Will We Ever Fix Our Broken, Discriminatory Voting System?

The following article first appeared in The National Book Review<p><i>Michael Waldman, president of the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU Law School, leads an organization that fights for voting rights and democracy. His new book, The Fight to Vote, published today by Simon & Schuster, shows that battles</i> …

James Madison

The 4 Biggest Mistakes to Avoid When Cooking Chicken Breasts

Avoid these common chicken breast mistakes and pretty soon you'll be the breast around. Err… well, you know.<p>You don't have to lie to us: We know that chicken breasts are in your regular cooking rotation. And why shouldn't they be? They're cheap, cook quickly, and are about as soothingly reliable as …

Cooking

Nasa releases recording of strange 'space music' heard by Apollo 10 astronauts

The astronauts heard the strange 'whistling sound' when they were orbiting the moon<p>When three astronauts orbiting the moon noticed a strange “whistling sound” in outer space, they thought they were imagining things.<p>In fact, the men were so perplexed they worried about whether or not they should …

Space Science

John Cale’s new society: “There’s much more sophistication in hip-hop than in regular rock ‘n’ roll”

Salon speaks to the Velvet Underground co-founder about Lou Reed, David Bowie and why Kanye West disappoints<p>John Cale is probably still best known as a co-founder of the Velvet Underground despite many decades as a solo artist. His own music has ranged in style significantly while holding onto an …

Headphones That Get You High on Dopamine Are Tipped to Go on Sale Next Month

When the music is not enough.<p>Headphones that stimulate the release of dopamine in your brain and reportedly make you feel high as hell have been …

Audiophile

You Will Find This Iraq War Story Very Hard to Stomach

A few words about the burn pits.<p>If you read no other interview, read the one in Salon with author (and former soldier) Joseph Hickman about his new book, <i>The Burn Pits: The Poisoning Of American Soldiers.</i> You once again will want to bury Dick Cheney in a fire ant nest. You once again will wonder why …

Dick Cheney

This $100 Bathroom Makeover Will Brighten Up Even the Dingiest Washroom

A new shower curtain and some grout paint can go a long way toward making your bathroom look better.<p>Although you may not want to admit it, you …

Coconut Chicken Curry with Turmeric and Lemongrass

This isn’t a super-saucy chicken curry; the aromatics from the coconut chicken will brown in the pan, yielding lots of yummy crisp bits.<p>Ingredients<p>2 lemongrass stalks<p>1 large shallot, chopped<p>4 garlic cloves<p>1 2-inch piece ginger, peeled, thinly sliced<p>1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes<p>1 teaspoon …

Recipes