Kurt Schweitzer

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Four Columbia House insiders explain the shady math behind “8 CDs for a penny”

<i>In entertainment, an awful lot of stuff happens behind closed doors, from canceling TV shows to organizing music festival lineups. While the public</i> …

It's Netflix vs. Amazon in an Epic Content Face-Off

When Netflix debuted the binge-worthy first season of House of Cards in 2013, the company that brought down Blockbuster with its DVD-by-mail service …

Watch Damian Abraham’s Food Network Show Super Snack Bros.

Fucked Up singer Damian Abraham used to host <i>The Wedge</i>, Canadian network MuchMusic’s alt-rock video show. And now that that show’s been canceled, he’s …

Food

The Third Revelation of Father John Misty

The Laurel Canyon Country Store lives on Love Street. Not literally, though it has been called that. In fact, the store sits on a slope that splits …

Indie Music

17 Ways To Use Just About Everything In Your Kitchen BETTER

These kitchen tricks will make cooking SO much easier. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com.<p><b>1. Use two plates to safely cut a lot of little tomatoes at once.</b><p>Lay the tomatoes you wish to slice in half on a small plate. Place another plate on top and then run a very sharp knife through …

43 Essential Kitchen Secrets

These helpful tips and tricks will save you time and money.<p>These helpful tips and tricks, adapted from Rebecca DiLiberto's Penny Saving Household Helper, will save you time and money.

Food Preservation

Watch an Unearthed Talking Heads Concert From 1980

Never-before-seen footage captures the band onstage a month after releasing 'Remain in Light'<p>Rare concert footage of Talking Heads performing during …

Music

Unseen footage of The Clash’s 1977 New Year’s concert finally surfaces — watch

1977 was a turbulent year for the United Kingdom. It was the year of the Queen’s Silver Jubilee, financial hardships, and the violent popularization …

Fantasy Football Week 1: Rankings, Projections and Waiver-Wire Tips

The moment we've been waiting weeks—OK, <i>months</i>—to arrive is just days away: the opening of the 2014 NFL football season. And for most of us (normal people), that means another infinitely more important arrival: the beginning of the fantasy football.<p>With Labor Day weekend playing host to the final …

Fantasy Football

Flashback: 'Weird Al' Battles James Brown on 'Wheel of Fortune'

Little Richard and Lee Greenwood also played in this incredibly bizarre 1994 game<p>"Weird Al" Yankovic was initially very unsure about appearing on</i> …

James Brown

Morgan Freeman narrates the majestic March Of The Juggalos

Proof that a serene score and the dulcet tones of Morgan Freeman can add unearned grace to any visual, <i>March Of The Juggalos</i> combines the actor’s …

Cook Like a Pro: 11 Ways to Make a Restaurant-Quality Meal at Home

Ever wonder how restaurants bring that extra oomph to every dish? We asked the country's best chefs to spill their secrets. Your home cooking will never be the same again<p><b>Burnt Citrus:</b> For cocktails, char thin slices, then muddle (and garnish) as normal.• <b><br>Toasted Barley Risotto with Spinach and Herb</b> …

San Francisco