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Lykke Li Releases "No Rest for the Wicked"

Yesterday was Lykke Li's 28th birthday. It was also the day that the Swedish singer, whose "A Little Bit" dominated our iPods back in 2008, released "No Rest for the Wicked," which really just feels like a birthday present for the rest of us. It's her first single in three years, and it's so, <i>so</i> …

New Albums

Finnish Education Chief: 'We Created a School System Based on Equality'

An interview with the country's minister of education, Krista Kiuru<p>Finnish education often seems paradoxical to outside observers because it appears to break a lot of the rules we take for granted. Finnish children don’t begin school until age 7. They have more recess, shorter school hours than …

India's 'High' Holiday

During Holi, Hindus welcome spring with bursts of color and marijuana-laced treats.<p>HYDERABAD, India—To get to Bandosingh Hazaari’s bhang shop you have to follow the gods.<p>In the maze of nameless alleys in Dhoolpet, a working-class neighborhood in the southeastern Indian city of Hyderabad, enormous …

18 Beautiful Words The English Language Really Needs To Steal

As vast and as complex as the English language can be, it's still missing more than a few terms to describe some of the more subtle moments in life. …

Why Google doesn’t care about hiring top college graduates

Google has spent years analyzing who succeeds at the company, which has moved away from a focus on GPAs, brand name schools, and interview brain teasers.<p>In a conversation with The New York Times’ Tom Friedman, Google’s head of people operations, Laszlo Bock, detailed what the company looks for. And …

Employment

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Books

Foodily Blog

Scotch Eggs, Made at Home

<i>It's</i> always <i>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: Molly Yeh from my name is yeh guides us, step by step, to Scotch egg heaven.</i><p>Until very recently, Scotch eggs were like unicorns. Even though I …

Scotch Eggs

Spicy Korean-Inspired Pork Ribs to Make on Game Day

Korean hot pepper paste, gochujang, makes these spicy, sweet, and savory pork ribs irresistible.<p>Gentlemen, start your ovens. You'll want to make these finger-licking glazed pork ribs for any sports-related soirees for three reasons. One: They're spicy. This recipe uses the oh-so-hip gochujang …

BBQ

7 Best Warm Weather Trips Without a Passport

As we reach the final months of the year, the idea of a winter getaway to somewhere sunny—the Caribbean, Mexico, the Pacific—sounds sweeter and …

Secret O’ahu: sights only the locals know about

Most people think of O’ahu strictly as a beach vacation interspersed with hiking and awash with cocktails. But what they don't realise is that there is a lot going on that has nothing to do with the island’s sandy beaches, flip-flopped feet, or the big, sugary, impossibly coloured drinks of …

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Foodily Blog

Beer-Lover’s Guide to San Diego

When you think of traveling to California in the name of swilling delicious, adult beverages, you probably think of wine country. But there’s another …

San Diego

Foodily Blog

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Anthony Myint's French Toast Crunch

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: What happens when the minds behind Mission Chinese cross creme brûlée, French toast, and tres leches cake? An indulgent, 5-ingredient treat -- maybe the best</i> …

Breakfast

Pork Tenderloin with Date and Cilantro Relish

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 35 min<p>This cut of pork can be very lean, so take care not to overcook it or it will be dry. Ideally, it should still be a little pink in the center.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 pork tenderloin (about 1½ lb.)<p>Kosher salt and …

Pork

Got the Munchies? Sate Your Hunger with These 20 Recipes

A majority of Americans favor legalizing marijuana—so we've collected 20 recipes to help pot smokers deal with the munchies<p>For the first time ever, a national poll has shown that a majority of Americans—58 percent, in fact—favor the legalization of marijuana. Which means that, if the rest of the …

Cooking

Pasta with Chorizo and Chickpeas

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>As co-chefs at Hog & Hominy in Memphis, Michael Hudman and Andy Ticer see each other daily, but the old friends still cook together on days off. “Andy does the steak,” says Hudman, “and I do the pasta.”<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 small shallots, …

Italian Food

61 Easy Pasta Recipes for Weeknight Dinners

Lose the jarred sauce—we're confident you won't need it with these easy pastas in your weeknight dinner arsenal.<p>When it comes to quick and easy weeknight pasta, you can lose those jars. And boxes. And packets of powder (ew). There’s no need for the pre-made stuff, because you can pack serious …

Cooking

Florist Secrets: How To Process Fall Flowers Like a Pro

When I bought these inexpensive flowers from Wal-Mart, they were less than ideal. But a few minutes and zero dollars later, they are an adorable …

Rubber Bands

18 Ways to Cook Chicken Thighs

The chicken thigh is the heavy-hitting ingredient of the speedy weeknight dinner menu.<p>The chicken thigh is our favorite heavy-hitting ingredient of a speedy weeknight dinner. It's inexpensive. It's flavorful. It's versatile. Need proof? Head the butcher counter at your local supermarket. Then, …

Cooking

23 Times Ron Swanson Was Inarguably Right About The World

"There is only one bad word: Taxes."

Ultimate Road Trip from LA to Las Vegas

The drive between Las Vegas and Los Angeles isn’t long, but at best it’s boring. And when there’s traffic, it’s grueling. Why not break up the trip …

Foodie Day Trips from Portland, Oregon

America’s quirkiest culinary capital has bars and restaurants to spare, but insiders look outside of the city limits for tasty tours like no other. …

28 Reasons Ben Wyatt Is The Best TV Boyfriend Of All Time

Don't tell me, "Oh, he's married now, and also not real." I don't want to hear it.

Comfort Food

17 Recipes for Oktoberfest—i.e., They're Great with Beer

From schnitzel and sausages to cabbage and pretzel, 18 recipes for food that goes great with beer—for Oktoberfest or whenever you like<p>Oktoberfest: A time of beer, beer, and more beer, right? While there's a lot beer, there's also a lot you probably never even knew about this German brewfest. …

Cooking

34 Ingenious Ways To De-Clutter Your Entire Life

Time to get ruthless.

Minimalism

13 Cheese Snacks For When You're Feeling Fancy

Because cheese, as we all know, is the best part of any party. And of life.<p>Food52 is a community for people who love food and cooking. Follow them at Food52.com and on Twitter @Food52 And check out their new shop, Provisions, to get $10 off!

Dessert