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an in-depth conversation with kendrick lamar

In a rare interview, the Compton rapper discusses Trump, Obama and how we can all make a difference.<p><i>This article originally appeared in The Sounding Off Issue, no. 350, Winter 2017.</i><p>"I… don't… know," Kendrick Lamar says when asked to explain why Donald Trump became President of the United States. …

Delicious dessert «Baklava

Home Baklava will love your family, try a proven recipe! Melts in your mouth … I recommend!<p>1. Butter — 350 g<br>2. Sour — 300 g<br>3. Eggs — 4 pcs.<br>4. Flour — …

Brown Butter Pecan Pie with Espresso Dates

At Sofra Bakery & Cafe in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Maura Kilpatrick is known for her ingenious blending of American and Middle Eastern flavors. Here …

Original #19 Hot Pastrami Sandwich

Preheat the oven to 300°F. Wrap the bread in aluminum foil; bake for 10 to 12 minutes, until the bread is warmed through.<p>Meanwhile, to steam the …

easiest french fries

This recipe requires no peeling, soaking, twice-frying, deep-fry thermometer (or deep-fryer), temperature monitoring or even stirring and uses a …

French Fries

Make-Ahead Croissant Egg Sandwiches Are Perfect for Brunch

If you're the type who likes to host friends at home instead of going out for brunch every weekend, I've got just the recipe for you. Prep these …

In renewed push, Iraqi forces enter Mosul from north for first time

NORTH OF MOSUL, Iraq/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi troops entered Mosul from the north for the first time on Friday, part of a new phase in the battle for the city that also saw elite forces bridge a river under cover of darkness in an unprecedented night raid.<p>Iraqi rapid response forces run across a …

New Year's Eve: 15 Festive Appetizers And Party Drinks

Ring in the New Year with some memorable hors d'oeuvres and cocktails. After all, it's your last chance to indulge before the resolutions start. Whether you're hosting a party or bringing a dish to one, these festive and easy recipes have you covered.<p><b>1. Buffalo Chicken Dip</b><p>This creamy, spicy dip has …

Cooking

Whip up Your Own Ranch Dressing

When you try this cheap and easy recipe for ranch dressing, you'll wonder why you ever bought the bottled kind in the first place. It requires basic …

Low Fat

20 Effortlessly Festive New Year's Eve Party Appetizers

OMG this chocolate crepe cake needs to be the next thing you bake

When we say let them eat cake, we’re not trying to give anyone a history lesson. What we <i>are</i> referring to is this recipe for chocolate crepe cake, …

18 Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes You’ll Be Thankful Are NOT Pie

Finding creative, unique dishes to serve at your Thanksgiving feast isn’t always easy. Substituting stuffing cups for turkey and healthy veggie skewers for mashed potatoes are two options, but what can you make for dessert that’s not the oh-so-beloved pumpkin or apple pie? Sure, there are some …

20 Skillet Cookies for All Your Fall and Winter Baking Needs

Cast iron skillet recipes have come a *long* way since they were a staple on your grandparents’ dinner table. Now (thanks to Pinterest), you can make everything from skillet dip recipes to full one-pot skillet meals and beyond. What’s beyond that, you ask? Two words: skillet cookies. That’s right — …

Balsamic Glazed Chicken

This sweet, tangy chicken is the perfect weeknight dinner.<p><b>TOTAL TIME:</b> 0:40<b>PREP:</b> 0:15<b>LEVEL:</b> EASY<b>SERVES:</b> 4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1/2 c. balsamic vinegar<br>• 2 tbsp. honey<br>• 1 1/2 tbsp. whole-grain mustard<br>• 3 cloves garlic, minced<br>• kosher salt<br>• Freshly ground black pepper<br>• 4 bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs<br>• 2 c. baby red potatoes, …

What’s Poppin’: 18 Popcorn Blends for Binge-Watching Madness

Forget greasy potato chips, friends; today, it’s all about crispy and crave-worthy popcorn. In its simplest form, popcorn is a blank canvas that encourages us to get creative and enjoy it any way we want it. Some take things to the next level with sticky ‘n’ sweet popcorn balls or marshmallow …

Rainbow Polka Dot Almond Bark- with yoyomax12

No Brine, No Heat: Easy Pickled Onions in Just 15 Minutes

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Raw onions are lot like Björk's music: I recognize their inherent value, and in a limited set of cases I absolutely love them, but more often than not my impulse is to say...<i>uh, no thanks</i>.<p>In Björk's case—and this is pure …

How to Make LBJ's Barbecued Chicken

LBJ and his wife Lady Bird made full use of "barbeque diplomacy" while in the White House, and with this recipe it's no wonder he was so</b> …

How to make the classic egg salad from Canter's Deli

There's often a beautiful simplicity to perfection, especially when it comes to food. Some dishes don't need to be dolled up with bells and whistles, exotic flavors or ornate garnishes. Take Canter's Deli's egg salad. The landmark Fairfax institution uses a handful of ingredients for its take on …

Food

This Spaghetti Recipe Is Going Viral

And for a really good reason.<p>One of the best things about working at a food website is being so close to our readers. On Facebook, you guys exclaim "Making this for dinner!" and "Looks so yummy!"—and never hold back from sharing when you think something I've made looks absolutely foul. (Thanks for …

Cinnamon French Toast Muffins

Cinnamon French Toast Muffins are a hybrid (I almost typed hybread- which would have been appropriate!) of french toast, bread puddings and muffins. …

Breakfast

A 5-Day Asian-Inspired Meal Plan That Is Better Than Takeout

Once I get home from work, all I want to do is lie down, watch TV and relax. Oh, you too? Making dinner is the last thing we feel like doing at the …

Mother's Day Brunch: 15 Recipes That Will Wow Mom

If you really want to show Mom how much you love her, skip the crowded restaurants and make her a homemade brunch instead. From Blueberry Pancakes to Sausage Bread Pudding, all of these recipes are perfect for pampering the special moms in your life.<p><b>1. Blueberry Pancakes with Maple Blueberry …

Breakfast

Caramel Apple Cookies Recipe

"Light cookie with a apple caramel topping. Looks great for Halloween."<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 cup confectioners' sugar<p>2/3 cup butter, softened<p>3 tablespoons …

Our Best Praline Pull-Apart Bread

Also known as monkey bread, this indulgent bread tastes as good as it looks. Guests will rave when they wake up to a pan of this Praline Pull-Apart …

Dessert

Marvel: Inhumans release delayed

Marvel Studios’ <i>Inhumans</i> has been officially delayed, Disney announced Friday night.<p>Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige said last week he expected …

9 face murder charges in recorded after-school brawl in Georgia

<b>(CNN) —</b> It started out as a fistfight. Two girls -- emboldened by bystanders alternately yelling out support or derision -- went toe-to-toe in the residential street before they tumbled to the ground.<p>It only got uglier from there.<p>A two-minute cell phone video shot by a witness last week in …

Crime

Carrot Cake Cinnamon Rolls with Mascarpone Icing.

Look! It’s breakfast dessert.We all need breakfast dessert to be a thing.There is breakfast. And then there is breakfast dessert.You already know …

Dessert

How to Make Creamy Risotto Without a Recipe

<i>Please allow 30 minutes.</i><p>You've probably seen that caveat listed in reference to risotto on a restaurant menu before, right? And maybe because of that …

How to Make Sticky, Messy, Syrupy Baklava Without a Recipe

<b>The most fascinating thing about baklava—to me at least—is just how different a bite of baklava can taste across different Middle Eastern borders.</b> I've had an Ethiopian slice scented with coffee and walnuts, an Armenian iteration chock-full of cinnamon and cloves, and a syrupy sweet square from the …