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POLITICAL THEORY - Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau

Italian Soups

These delicious recipes include a Sicilian meatball soup and a Tuscan-kale-and squash minestra.

These 50 Treasured Places Are At Risk of Disappearing

23 Creative Uses Of Baking Soda You Never Knew

<b>[From www.StyleCraze.com - World’s Most Visited Women’s Health, Beauty and Wellness Website]</b><p>Baking soda, aka sodium bicarbonate, is a key ingredient …

VIDEOS: Highlights from Golden State Warriors Dub Nation Celebration

Relive all the best moments from the victory parade and rally in Oakland honoring the 2015 NBA champion Golden State Warriors. <b>Click here for full</b> …

FBI investigating medical device that may spread cancer

Pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson is being investigated by the FBI over a controversial surgical tool that may be putting women's lives at …

This incredible map lets New Yorkers see vintage photos of their street corners

Old photos have an uncanny way of connecting us to our past and creating a window to see back in time. And fortunately for a city like New York, with such a rich history, there are a lot of vintage photographs that capture days gone by.<p>But never before have they been visualized like this.<p>The New …

The Wonders of Windex: 6 Things You Didn't Know It Can Do

You know that familiar blue window cleanser that we all grew up using? Well, it can do lot more than just clean windows. Whether you’re looking to …

The Crazy Beauty Myth That's Actually True

<i>By Elizabeth Siegel</i><p><i>Photo: Getty Images</i><p>There’s no shortage of kooky beauty myths online, but ones that are actually substantiated? Those are far and …

Vine

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 …

Recipes

10 Things You Didn't Know Your Android Phone Could Do

Whether you're rocking the latest Android device from Samsung, HTC, or LG, these tips will help you get the most out of your phone or tablet. RELATED: 10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do<p><b>1. Send That Unwanted Call Straight to Voicemail</b>We've all got a few people we'd rather not talk to. …

Android Phones

You've Never Used A Lemon Like This Before

When life gives you lemons, use them in more ways than you ever imagined.<p><i>Getty Images</i><p><b>Help Toothaches</b><p>Lemon juice is no replacement for going to see your dentist—and exposing your teeth to fruit acids isn't a great long-term strategy. But if you've already got a toothache, the citric acid in lemons …

Cleaning

Crispy Crunchy Apple Crumble Recipe

<i>Photo: John Kernick</i><p>From Yahoo Food’s Cookbook of the Week: <i>The Pollan Family Table</i><p><b>Crispy Crunchy Apple Crumble</b><br>10 servings<p><i>By popular demand a crumble</i> …

25 Thanksgiving Jokes That Will Get You Through Dinner With Your Family

If returning to your hometown, having dinner with your extended family and eating yourself into a food coma aren't your bag, Thanksgiving can be a little uncomfortable. Luckily, these comedians know exactly how you feel.<p>We rounded up 25 of the best musings on Turkey Day so you can crack a smile …

The Gone With the Wind House Is Getting the Ultimate Makeover

A historian hopes that fans can experience the full glory of Tara one day. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com.<p>There are fewer movie homes more iconic than <i>Gone With the Wind</i>'s plantation estate, Tara. But unfortunately, after the classic movie was done filming, the set (yes, we …

Celebrity Homes

7 Cleaning Myths--BUSTED!

Don't believe any of these 7 cleaning myths--they'll only slow down your routine.<p><i>Steven Lam / Getty Images</i><p><b>Myth #1: "Don't make your bed in the morning—let it air out!"</b><p>No-clean activists use this to shame bed-makers into giving up their tidy ways. And they have a point, even if they're not actually …

Cleaning

7 Clever Uses for Dryer Sheets

This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com<p>You probably already know that fabric softener sheets work wonders for getting rid of staticky hair, but that's not all they're good for. Here are a few more reasons to add them to your cleaning arsenal:<p><b>1. Make your shower door sparkle.</b>Skip …

Cleaning

11 Amazing, Time-Saving Thanksgiving Hacks

Now, stop stressing. This article originally appeared on redbook.com<p>We know what you're thinking. Hacks? For Thanksgiving?<p><i>YouTube</i><p>Well, they're out there, and we've found them to help celebrate this joyous holiday. From food prep to handing out leftovers while<p>kicking the extended family out the …

Kitchens

The Schoolhouse from The Birds Is Now a Beautifully Restored (and Haunted) Private Home

The 141-year-old structure that was "saved" by the movie has been updated and maintained by one family for two generations.<p>"The Birds," the terrifying 1962 Alfred Hitchcock classic about killer crows attacking the residents of a small California town, features a pivotal scene in which Tippi …

Alfred Hitchcock

The Bizarre Tale of Ben Bradlee, JFK, and the Master Spy

When the editor’s gorgeous sister-in-law was killed, Bradlee rushed to find her diary. But why was James Jesus Angleton looking for it too?<p>On October …