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White House Correspondents Dinner: Pictures

Rachel McAdams

Welcome to Hillstone, America's Favorite Restaurant

It’s never going to win a James Beard Award. Or try to wow you with its foam experiments or ingredients you’ve never heard of. But it is the best-run, most-loved, relentlessly respected restaurant in America. And, oh yeah, Danny Meyer, David Chang, and Shaq all agree. Welcome to Hillstone.<p>Thanks, …

Ralph Lauren

Skedaddle Is Using On-Demand Charter Busses To Fix Long-Distance Travel

While Uber and Lyft now have a glorified monopoly on intracity transportation, there is still a need for a safe, reliable transportation option that can disrupt longer distance trip providers like Greyhound and Amtrak.<p>That’s where Skedaddle comes in. While only founded a few months ago, the …

Transportation

5-foot-5 kid's savage dunk will haunt defenders' dreams forever

This dunk thrown down by 5-foot-5 high school basketball player Melvin Lee is cruel and unusual punishment that has no place in our American …

Schadenfreude

Eerie drone footage of 43 giant presidential heads sitting alone in a field

A Virginia drone operator captured these 43 giant presidential heads in a field in Croaker. They were originally built for the Presidents Park in …

Drones

Sambal Chicken Skewers

4 Servings<p>Kebabs get a bad rap. (Decades of alternating zucchini coins and cherry tomatoes can do that.) But this Asian take, with a spicy, sticky glaze, makes for a very convincing comeback.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1/2 cup unseasoned rice vinegar<p>1/3 cup hot chili …

Sriracha Sauce

Email overload? 19 tips for taking control of your inbox

How to take an email back, leave conversations and set up automatic responses<p>Email is both a miracle and a curse. At no other time in human history and we been able to exchange messages instantly globally; but at the same time, our ancestors didn't spend hours each day sifting through memos, …

Santa Barbara: An AKA Beverly Hills suite in an Airstream trailer? Yes

Finally, someone has designed a luxury hotel suite with wheels. Long-stay AKA Beverly Hills hotel has created a suite inside an Airstream trailer with leather interiors, full kitchen and bathroom, a bed with comfy linens, and even its trademark Bulgari bath amenities.<p>Price-tag for a five-day trip …

Flickr Unveils Its Hardcover Photo Book Creation Service

Flickr has introduced a new product that further marries the digital and analog world of photography. With Flickr Photo Books, this premium offering allows users to create their own keepsake of memories and tell their own story. The company considers the timing of the announcement notable because …

The Hyperrealistic Sculptures of Ron Mueck

London-based sculptor Ron Mueck, formerly a model maker and puppeteer for children's television and films, has been creating fine art sculptures since 1996. Using resin, fiberglass, silicone, and many other materials, Mueck constructs hyperrealistic likenesses of human beings, while playing with …

my favorite brownies

I understand that when a website but 5 11/12 years old boasts not one or two but <i>eleven</i> brownie recipes that it’s possible, perhaps, or at least worth …

Modern Lake House by John Robert Nilsson

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>A cozy fire pit furnished with comfort-minded seating provides a getaway at the end of a long day spent on the beach.<p>3 |<p>With no distinction …

30 – August – 2013 – Fubiz Media

The Art of Honest Fried Chicken (A Lifestyle Choice)

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: The slow art of fried chicken -- with 12 tips and a master recipe.</i><p>Frying chicken, at its best, is a state of mind formed …

Cooking

31 Amazing Things To Cook In August

Summer is winding down. GET COOKING.<p><b>WHAT'S IN SEASON:</b><p>SO MANY DELICIOUS THINGS! Obviously, last-chance summer berries are the perfect excuse to eat dessert twice a day. Also, to drink sangria on the regular.<p>(This will vary depending on the time of the month and where you live):<p>- Apricots<p>- Basil<p>- …

Turn 5 Things You Do Every Day Into Meditation Moments

For most of us, a typical day begins when we get out of bed, wash, and then start our activities. At some point, we get a bite to eat, walk somewhere, and talk to someone. Often, by the end of the day we find ourselves stressed out and physically exhausted. It doesn't have to be that way!<p>By turning …

Mindfulness

How Meditation Works

Mindfulness meditation is having a moment in the West, and with it some compelling reasons to understand and try it.<p>NicoleAbalde/Flickr<p><i>Mindfulness meditation</i>. Chances are that you've either heard or seen (or rolled your eyes at) these words in recent months, as studies, celebrity endorsements, and …

How To Make Bread in the Slow Cooker - Recipe

<b>Shape your loaf of bread:</b> Shape your loaf into a round or a loaf depending on the size of your slow cooker and/or what kind of loaf you'd like to …

Baking

Use Liquid Sugars Like Corn Syrup for Smoother, Less Icy Sorbet

Here's a little primer on how corn syrup gets made.<p>First, corn cobs are squeezed under extreme mechanical pressure to extract all their starchy, sugary juices. The juice is cooked with calcium hydroxide (lime) to kill any enzymes, after which it's cooked further in big pots until most of its water …

The Best Skills To List On A Tech Resume, Ranked By Salary Value In Dollars

One way is to make sure you've got all the skills the employer wants and then some.<p>Business Insider asked job hunting site Bright to sift through its massive database of 10 million job postings and tell us what skills employers want for a wide range of tech jobs.<p>The results is a sort of map that …

Employment