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Crush Puppies

• Level: Intermediate<p>Total: 1 hr (includes freezing and resting times)<br>• Active: 30 min<p>Yield: 12 to 18 hush puppies<p>Crab Mixture:<p>1/2 cup panko …


Revoke my security clearance, too, Mr. President

<i>William H. McRaven, a retired Navy admiral, was commander of the U.S. Joint Special Operations Command from 2011 to 2014. He oversaw the 2011 Navy SEAL raid in Pakistan that killed al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.</i><p>Dear Mr. President:<p>Former CIA director John Brennan, whose security clearance you …


Elizabeth Warren Put a Stake in the Ground. We Should Pay Close Attention.

If corporations want to be treated like people then they should be punished like them, too.<p>It is not often that you see a politician put a stake in the ground, run a big bright flag up it, and declare that this is where I stand, dammit. This is what Senator Professor Warren, a daughter of Oklahoma, …


Breaking Down The Discrimination That Gay Femme Men Face In The LGBTQ Community | HuffPost


Horizon Airlines turboprop plane stolen at Sea-Tac Airport crashes in Pierce County

SEA-TAC AIRPORT, Wash. - A Horizon Airlines turboprop was stolen at Sea-Tac Airport then later crashed on Ketron Island near Steilacoom on Friday …


Charlotte Rae, Housemother From ‘The Facts Of Life,' Dead At 92

The actress charmed audiences as Mrs. Garrett.<p>Charlotte Rae, best known as the matriarch on “The Facts of Life,” died Sunday in Los Angeles, according to several media reports. She was 92.<p>The actress, whose career on screen and stage spanned more than six decades, charmed audiences as housemother …

Charlotte Rae

This startup wants to make blood testing as easy as snapping a photo with an iPhone

The story might sound familiar: An entrepreneur out of a prestigious US university has developed a new blood-testing technology that can be run using only a small sample of blood.<p>While that might leave visions of black turtlenecks, and Silicon Valley-level valuations in your head, Stephen Chou, a …

Blood Tests

Patrick Stewart Is Coming Back As Jean-Luc Picard In A New "Star Trek" Series

CBS TV Studios<p>Patrick Stewart is going to reprise the role of Captain Jean-Luc Picard in a new series of <i>Star Trek</i> set to air on CBS All Access, the …

Star Trek

Basil-Lemon Shrimp Linguine

From: Diabetic Living Magazine<p>Basil, considered to be a royal herb in ancient Greece, provides color and flavor in this quick, diabetic-friendly …


Sea Scallop Risotto

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat chicken stock in a saucepan over medium-high until steaming but not boiling; reduce heat to low to keep warm.<p>Step 2<p>Heat 2 …


How a US veteran who became a comedy legend invented Jell-O shots to get around the military's alcohol rules

Before he became one of musical comedy's darkest satirists, musician Tom Lehrer served in the US Army. The brilliant mathematician was an enlisted draftee from 1955-1957, serving at the National Security Agency.<p>He stood out from all the other enlisted troops. Specialist Third Class Tom Lehrer had a …

National Security Agency (NSA)

11 American companies that are no longer American

Times have changed and some of America's most famous brands have fallen into foreign hands.<p>We put together a list of the most surprising and popular consumer companies that are no longer able to truly call themselves American.<p>Take a look below:

Burger King

Dessert Hummus Is Actually Amazing—Here’s How to Make It in Minutes

Dessert hummus may sound strange, but the creamy chocolatey spread tastes decadent—and packs nutrients too.<p>When I first heard about the dessert …

Healthy Eating

What the early church thought about God's gender

The Episcopal Church has decided to revise its 1979 prayer book, so that God is no longer referred to by masculine pronouns.<p>The prayer book, first …


Was George Washington Really Offered a Chance to be King of the U.S.?

There's a popular yarn among American history buffs that George Washington, in the waning months of the Revolutionary War, was "offered the crown" of …

George Washington

Bigfoot Porn Has Become A Major Controversy In A U.S. House Race. Seriously.

A Virginia Republican who has been linked to white supremacists now faces accusations of liking Bigfoot erotica.<p>A Democratic candidate in a hotly contested U.S. House race in Virginia has accused her opponent of supporting white supremacists — oh, and also of liking Bigfoot porn.<p>Democrat Leslie …

White Supremacism

13 people share the weirdest dog names they've ever encountered

<i>Forget Shark Week, it’s</i> <i>Bark Week</i> <i>on Mashable. Join us as we celebrate all the good dogs, which we humans do not deserve.</i><p>For every 100 Fidos and Lucys, …


Why Mantis Shrimps, Not Sharks, Might Be the Most Amazing Predators in the Sea

When you think about fearsome predators in the ocean, the first thing that pops into your mind is probably a shark. Sure, sharks are OK, with their …


12 Quotes About Southern Women That Are So True

Tim McGraw said it best, “Ain't nothing in the whole wide world like a Southern girl", and we could not agree more. Sweet as can be until someone …

Winston Churchill

Which Video Game Universe Is the Biggest?

There’s a lot of thinking that goes into modern video games, and one thing that must be taken under especially heavy consideration is where the game …

Grand Theft Auto

Visualizing the Hidden ‘Logic’ of Cities

Some cities’ roads follow regimented grids. Others twist and turn. See it all on one chart.<p>In Chicago or Beijing, any given street is likely to take you north, south, east, or west. But good luck following the compass in Rome or Boston, where streets grew up organically and seemingly twist and and …

Data Visualization

How To Make the Ultimate Marinade for Tender Grilled Steak — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

A marinade is like an insurance policy for your grilled steak — not only will a simple marinade add flavor, but it will also help protect the beef …


Republicans Accuse Rosenstein of Secretly Plotting to Uphold Constitution

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—House Republicans on Thursday accused the Deputy Attorney General, Rod Rosenstein, of “secretly and nefariously” implementing a plot to uphold the United States Constitution.<p>In a joint press conference, Representatives Mark Meadows, of North Carolina, and Jim …

Donald Trump

4 Things You Will Love About Prague

If you plan a vacation to the Czech Republic anytime soon, you cannot say that your itinerary is complete until you put Prague on the list. The rest …

European Travel

Dubrovnik: A Medieval City Rising From the Sea

Blending history and fantasy, Dubrovnik might be the most surprising tourist destination on the planet.

European Travel

Retro Commodore 64 Mini will launch in U.S. in October

TheC64 Mini was released in Europe a few months back, and has been available to North American consumers via imports since then. On October 9, it launches officially in the U.S. and Canada.<p>Clearly inspired by the NES Classic Edition and SNES Classic, it’s a small version of the Commodore 64, the …


What Is Stoicism? A Short Introduction to the Ancient Philosophy That Can Help You Cope with Our Modern Times

The word “stoic” (from the Greek <i>stoa</i>) has come to mean a few things in popular parlance, most of them related directly to the ancient Greek, then …

Ancient Philosophy

What it’s like to DJ a sex party

Read the room, have a sense of humor, and if you’re standing on a human body, keep your balance.<p>Under foot, the human body feels extra gelatinous — …

New York City

The One Way To Use Zucchini I Never Get Tired Of

You’ll want to eat it again and again.<p>FYI, I’m writing this as I take another bite of my tortellini salad with zucchini and peas—the dish that …


You'll Really Miss Robin Williams After Hearing The Voicemails He Left For Billy Crystal

Marina Zenovich, the director of "Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind," explains the bittersweet experience of making her documentary.<p>“Hello, Bill, it’s Lord Sisley,” says a man in a posh English accent. “I’m in Africa. And dear God, man, you should be here. There’s creatures who would adore you. I …

Robin Williams