Kevin Garcia

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Suspect in Arkansas real estate agent slaying: 'I just want this all over with'

Arron Lewis, the suspect in the abduction and slaying of Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter, told reporters Tuesday that he pleaded not guilty to the charges only because his lawyer told him to. He said he wanted to plead guilty because he just wanted "this to be over with."<p>Carter's body was …

A Kitchy Kitchen Recipe: Salt-roasted Fish With Spicy Orange Salsa

I have always wanted to try this, but it seemed very "summering in Martha's Vineyard" or like..."let's pop over to that little island in Greece for the day, the water was DIVINE there." Basically, fancy people food. Like, real fancy. You're essentially building a personal oven for your fish, which, …

Recipes

25 fantastic free Android games

Fun doesn’t have to require funding. Got an Android phone or tablet? Then these are the greatest games… gratis!<p>There are hundreds of fantastic games …

Why Dartmouth Beer Pong Is So Dangerously Fun

On any given night you can be sure that in Dartmouth's [Coed, Fraternity, and Sorority] houses, basement Beer Pong games are being played. In Beer Pong, two teams compete on a flat playing surface (at Dartmouth about the size and shape of a standard Ping Pong table) on which a predetermined number …

Alcohol

The 10 Foods Every Man Must Eat Before He Dies

They come from anywhere—your backyard, the fast-food drive-thru—and they're delicious<p>Few foods taste so good that they forever change how you look at a meal—here are the 10 best.<p>Steak tartare<p>It's prime beef, minced, and usually mixed with Dijon mustard, capers, chopped shallots, Worcestershire, …

Mount Huashan Is One Of The Most Dangerous, Terrifying Hikes In The World

Does that photo make your stomach drop?<p>Redditor AdventurousHuman posted the photo of hiking China's Mount Huashan. The trail is one of the most dangerous in the world.<p>The trails up Mount Hua Shan involve steep staircases, vertical ascents, and a plank trail consisting of wooden platforms bolted …

Who Doesn't Want to Play With A Platypus?

(Video Link)<p>I've always been in love with playpuses as they are pretty much the ultimate animal (combining ducks, beavers, and more all in one …

The 10 Albums You Need to Hear in October

The end of the year is approaching, but naughty journalists who’ve already started cobbling together their best-of-2013 lists may have some revising …

Timelapse of the Imperceptible Effects of Aging Created from Family Portraits by Anthony Cerniello | Colossal

<p><b>Editor’s note:</b> Watch the whole thing. With sound. Don’t skip around. Just let it play, or else you’re missing out.<p>Aging is fascinating thing to …

‘How to Insert a Tampon’ is an important video + The Morning Links

Maybe you think inserting tampons isn’t a skill you need to have, Mostly Male Readers. Maybe you think this because you don’t have a human vagina, or because no lover’s ever sweetly asked you to insert theirs. Regardless, you should watch this surprisingly heartwarming example. What starts as a …

How Can I Recover from My Half or Full Marathon?

Try this "reverse taper" to return to training refreshed and healthy.<p><i>I’m running my third half-marathon this spring and a marathon this fall. Do you have any tips for recovering after the races? Thanks, Breanne</i><p>Good luck in your races this season, Breanne. You are wise to think about recovery, as it …

Race to the Mexican border | Top Gear Series 19 | BBC

OMG, I Want This House: Venezuela

In the Jungle<p>Need a vacation off the grid? Spend some time at this stunning Venezuelan compound accessible only by helicopter.<p>08.31.13 4:45 AM …

Countless Pens Used to Draw Detailed Animals Portraits

New Jersey-based illustrator Tim Jeffs has spent the past year trying to draw intricately detailed animal portraits with nothing more than pens and ink. Originally completing the spectacular sketchbook drawings as a pastime, Jeffs' son Harrison decided to share his dad's meticulous craft on reddit. …

Drawing

14 Songs To Drink Alone To

Here are some of the most heartwrenching, devastating, soul-destroying songs to listen to while you drink alone tonight and wonder where the hell your life went wrong. Have fun be safe drink responsibly.

The Beach Boys' Perfect Imperfect Box Set

Years ago, I publicly declared that I've always thought the Rolling Stones were overrated. In so arguing, I acknowledged the brilliance of <i>Beggars Banquet</i> and "Jumpin' Jack Flash" because, I mean, come on, I have ears and a soul. But one unimpeachable album and one perfect single didn't exactly add …

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

The 13 Best Bourbons In America

In the "Whiskey - USA" category at last month's International Wine and Spirit Competition, great bottles of bourbon won a "Gold," but the very best took home a "Gold Outstanding" for setting the industry standard for excellence.<p>These bottles all went through the gauntlet. Wines and liquors are …

Kentucky

New Reality-Flipping Photos by Erik Johansson

<b>Expecting Winter</b><p>Photographer and artist Erik Johansson has always been a cut above the rest. The Berlin-based creative is a master at photo manipulation, where he takes photos of everyday life and retouches them to make them appear not of this world. As he states, “I don't capture moments, I …

Photography

Beach Reads: A Library Pops Up In The South Of France

Staring down an expanse of vast and powerful ocean in late summer is guaranteed to make you question two things: your own sense of self-worth, and that of your e-reader. Nothing like the glare, the saltwater, the sunscreened fingers, the sand to recommend a hard-copy book. But the closest thing to …

Industrial Designer

How to Get Abs Quick

Forget crunches. If you want to get faster, fitter, and stronger, you need to train your core like a runner.<p>A generation ago, you’d be hard-pressed to find elite runners paying attention to their abs. Today, it’s practically mandatory. “Our coaches drill the importance of core conditioning into our …

A World Map That Lets You Scratch Off Where You’ve Been

Travel is important to one’s own development. It’s a form of education, a means to expanding one’s understanding of the world. Or as lovable sad sack, novelist, and sometimes travel scribe Gary Shteyngart has said: “What can be more important than seeing the totality of the human condition in this …

Flat Paintings Produce Incredible 3D Optical Illusions

New York-based artist Justen Ladda has an amazing eye for perspective and distortion. Since the 1980s, he has combined painting with sculpture to produce flat installations that, from a distance, appear three dimensional. With precision and a vivid imagination, Ladda has developed so many different …

Digital Art

These Surreal Video Portraits Are Terrifying In The Best Way

Once you're done recoiling in fear, they're pretty great<p>Artists Enrico Ascoli and Donato Sansone (who goes by the name Milkyeyes and whose very, very NSFW work you can find here) teamed up to create these nightmarish video portraits as part of a project simply called "Portrait." The mini-videos are …

Wasteland – Digital Illustration Series by Atelier Olschinsky

Wasteland – Digital Generated Artworks.<p>Wasteland is the name of this digital generated illustration series by Atelier Olschinsky. The series was …

Illustration

5 Great Steaks to Remember for Killer Grilling! Plus, a Caveman T-Bone Recipe You'll Never Forget

S T E A K. Five simple letters that spell a world of carnivorous pleasure. A well-grilled steak (like this Caveman T-Bone recipe!) stimulates all your senses: the sight of the dark crust, the scent of smoke, the sizzle of the meat on the grill, the meaty chew, and, of course, the inimitable flavor: …

BBQ

Boootube collects the 'best' of YouTube's worst-rated videos

What if you could compile all of YouTube's worst-rated videos in one place? Considering the sheer volume of user content that's uploaded to the site every second, it's a daunting challenge. Nonetheless, that's the idea Boootube is trying to execute on; it's a running collection of the most …