Chris Speer

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12 Weird and Delightful Wines to Try for National Wine Day

Food & Drink<p>By Dustin Nelson Published On 05/25/2018<p>@dlukenelson<p>By Dustin Nelson @dlukenelson Published On 05/25/2018<p>A fine drink can be an avenue …

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Experts Tell Us 13 Ways to Have the Best Sex Ever

Thank you, science.<p>You can bottle up your sex-related questions or ask your idiot friends. Or, you can call up doctors and experts for sex advice on their one surefire trick in the bedroom. Listen and learn. (By the way, they go great with these sex positions.)

I’ve Had A Beard Since I Was 18: How I Use My Beard to Shape My Face & Finally, A Solid Beard Trimmer

Our man Shane details his beard care routine and how he uses his beard to style his face.Check out I’ve Had A Beard Since I Was 18: How I Use My …

In A.I., Steven Spielberg (and Stanley Kubrick) turned an eye to loneliness

<i>In Page To Screen, we compare a movie to the book that spawned it. The analysis goes into deep detail about specific plot points—in other words,</i> …

The Best Websites to Get Your Retro Gaming Fix

Ready to relive some retro games directly in your web browser? If you’re bored at work and your mind suddenly drifts to those hours you spent …

Trump Says Bannon Has ‘Lost His Mind’ After Bannon Insults Donald Trump Jr.

WASHINGTON — President Trump excommunicated his onetime chief strategist, Stephen K. Bannon, from his circle on Wednesday, ending for now a partnership of convenience that transformed American politics while raising questions about the future of the nationalist-populist movement they cultivated …

This Video Shows the Biggest Differences Between Sam Raimi and Marc Webb's Spider-Man Films

Most people would agree Sam Raimi’s <i>Spider-Man</i> movies are superior to Marc Webb’s <i>Spider-Man</i> movies. The question then becomes, “Why?” Well, we found a …

My Family’s Slave

She lived with us for 56 years. She raised me and my siblings without pay. I was 11, a typical American kid, before I realized who she was.<p>点击这里阅读中文版本 (Chinese) | Basahin ang artikulong ito sa Tagalog (Tagalog)<p>Alex Tizon passed away in March. He was a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and the author …

This Is Exactly How Whiskey Is Made

If you're a true whiskey drinker, you need to know these things, ok?<p>Sure, you love whiskey. That's all fine and good. But do you know how it's made? Do you know how to explain exactly how it's made? Do you have the tools to annoy the shit out of all your friends by telling them the composition of …

It's High Time You Learned to Play the Piano

What else are you doing this weekend?<p>What do you have going on this weekend? Or after work? Or after happy hour? Because in just under eight minutes, this video, recently uncovered by Digg, will give you all the basic information you might need to start playing the piano. You always wanted to be a …

How to Prepare Vegetables That You'd Actually Want to Eat

Most of us can agree that eating your veggies is a good thing on the nutrition front. Still, simply knowing that vegetables are good for you isn’t …

How David Byrne and ‘Contemporary Color’ Turned Color Guards Into Rock Stars

In April 2015, documentarian brothers Turner and Bill Ross went to Dayton, Ohio, with David Byrne to witness the Color Guard World Championships, an …

Three Years Ago, Richard Simmons Vanished. We Talked to the Man Trying to Find Him.

Dan Taberski made Missing Richard Simmons, the first great podcast of 2017.<p>In February 2014, the loudest man on Earth went silent. Richard Simmons, the face, voice, and very tiny shorts behind a multi-billion dollar exercise cult of personality, just…stopped. No more talk show appearances, no more …

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Turn Cat Doodles Into Horrific Cat Photographs

pix2pix is a program that lets you draw something in a box and have a computer turn it into a photo, using...well, magic. There is now a website …

You Can’t Return to Eden | The Art of Manliness

Though one of the first Europeans to explore Tahiti, Louis-Antoine de Bougainville, only stayed on the island for about ten days, he was thoroughly …

What to Watch When You Want To Be A Wino

Happy Wine Day (AKA every day)! It’s the perfect time to bust out that bottle of red you’ve been holding on to and savor it in all the right ways. …

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The 9 Top Trends in Wine Consumption to Watch Right Now

The Wine Market Council, together with Nielsen and expert panelists, sound off on what, where and why Americans are drinking, with a few surprises …

11 Insanely Thoughtful Valentine’s Gift Ideas

Hint: Not roses and an overpriced dinner. Be the most romantic without breaking the bank.Check out 11 Insanely Thoughtful Valentine’s Gift Ideas on …

As I Lay Dying’s Tim Lambesis Released from Prison

Tim Lambesis, the frontman for metalcore band As I Lay Dying, has been released from prison, <i>Alternative Press</i> reports. In 2014 Lambesis was convicted …

When it comes to booze, Americans are opting for the hard stuff, data show

In a time of deep political divisions, this much appears unassailable: Americans are hitting the hard stuff with gusto these days, increasingly American whiskey but also — in the spirit of inclusiveness — cognac, tequila and vodka.<p>For the seventh straight year, the spirits industry swiped market …

Football: The Kotaku Review

10 things I've learned from running a site on mindfulness and minimalism for a decade

It's been a decade filled with learning for me … too many things to put into one post. But as I've been reflecting on it all, I have a dozen or so …

Does Shiraz wine come from Iran?

<b>Until the Islamic revolution, Iran had a tradition of wine-making which stretched back centuries. It centred on the ancient city of Shiraz - but is there a connection between the place and the wine of the same name now produced and drunk across the world?</b><p>"I remember my father bringing in the grapes …

Testosterone Week: The Declining Virility of Men and the Importance of T | The Art of Manliness

At the end of last August I decided to start an experiment on naturally increasing my testosterone levels. Kate and I had just finished a month-long …

11 Exercises That Will Strengthen Your Attention and Concentration | The Art of Manliness

In this series on mastering your attention, we have emphasized the fact that attention is not just the ability to focus on a single task without …

Travelers Reminds Us to Never Trust Anybody Who Shows Up from the Future

When something gets invented that can make people’s lives better, it will also be used to make people’s lives worse. The road to hell is paved with …

Watch the Lucasfilm Story Group Point Out Several Obscure Rogue One Easter Eggs

The weekly <i>Star Wars</i> YouTube show, <i>The Star Wars Show</i>, has been off for a few weeks, but a bonus “Secrets Explained” episode popped up Friday night …

11 Canned Wines For A Thirsty Crowd

From sparkling to spritzers, red, white and rosé, enjoy this informal survey of canned wine exploring numerous options.<p>Recently, <i>Wine Enthusiast</i> …

How to escape the overthinking trap: stop judging yourself | Mark Rice-Oxley

The despair from comparing ourselves with others is the original fake news. We need to develop a new relationship with our thoughts<p>Before Christmas I took a young relative to a jazz concert. The thought of it ruined his whole day. He scuffed around the house like an alt-right voter at a refugee …

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