L.C. Merlini

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Scrubba Wash Bag Is A Great Alternative to Hand Washing for Travelers

<b>Scrubba Wash Bag</b> has been awarded Australia’s top innovation in 2012, a pocket sized wash bag that you can carry anywhere with you, weighing only …

Artist Camouflages Self, Hides Behind a Mirror

Seoul-based Korean artist Seokmin Ko addresses ideas of normalcy and identity in his self-photo series titled <i>The Square</i>. By holding up a giant mirror, the artist reflects his surroundings while simultaneously camouflaging himself into his environment. The elusive artist conceals himself almost …

Art

Gorgeous Fragmented Watercolors Form Soothing Cityscapes

These gorgeous watercolor paintings feature soothing landscapes that fade off into the surface of the paper. Created by South Korea-based designer and illustrator Sunga Park, each scene is a study of the architecture located in cities around the world, including London, Paris, Busan, Istanbul, …

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The Nine Most Famous Johnny Cash Performances Ever Recorded

It's been ten years since Johnny Cash passed away at the age of 71 after a lifetime of hard living.<p>To mark the occasion, we've compiled the nine most famous performances Cash ever recorded.<p>Cash's career spanned six decades, so there was a lot to choose from.<p>But there are some clear stand outs.<p>Check …

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Man Booker 2013: Why this is the best shortlist in a decade

Neither the diverse nationalities of its authors, nor the settings of their novels, can account for the sheer intensity of feeling and intelligence of ideas in this year's lineup<p>For some, the shortlist for this year's Man Booker prize will prove a disappointment. It affords few opportunities for …

David Foster Wallace on Ambition, Animated

On March 4, 1996, WNYC radio host Leonard Lopate sat down with <b>David Foster Wallace</b> (February 21, 1962–September 12, 2008) — cultural critic, articulator of the ineffable, tragic prophet of the meaning of life — to talk about <i>Infinite Jest</i>, the 1,079-page, three-pound-three-ounce novel that …

Raspberry Lemon Cream Cheese Cupcakes

What Is It About Bees And Hexagons?

Solved! A bee-buzzing, honey-licking 2,000-year-old mystery that begins here, with this beehive. Look at the honeycomb in the photo and ask yourself: (I know you've been wondering this all your life, but have been too shy to ask out loud ... ) Why is every cell in this honeycomb a hexagon?<p>Bees, …

Michael Beschloss on Twitter: "Here Golden Gate Bridge being built 11/1936-FDR later opened to cars by pressing golden telegraph key in White House: http://t.co/dErEErh6Z1"

How to Make Mozzarella at Home

<b>You chop up the cheese curds</b> with a knife. I just slice it up, make little pieces — three by one inch slices — and put it in a stainless steel bowl. It's got to be stainless steel because you put in the boiling water, and stainless steel keeps the water hot.<p>You put boiling water inside — cover the …

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How to Make any Galette (or Crostata) in 7 Steps

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: With these 7 steps, you won't need a recipe to make rustic, free-form fruit tarts -- through summer and</i> …

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The 2013 Songs of the Summer

<b>This is the second year</b> I've compiled a Songs of the Summer package, but let's be clear: I'm not any closer to believing the entire "Song of the Summer" concept is anything more than a bullshit media construct. Like I said last year, Major League Baseball is seasonal. Music shouldn't be. Yes, there …

The 4 Weapons Of Exceptional Creative Leaders

By Charles Day9 minute Read<p>For the leader of a company powered by creativity, the difficulties of navigating today’s complex marketplace are …

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