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10 Heartbreaking Photos That Might Reduce You To Tears

They say a photo speaks a thousand words, so with the greatest respect to these heartbreaking moments from our history & the photographers that have …

World's Best Cafes for Coffee Lovers

Cafe Tortoni, Buenos Aires<p>As Argentina’s oldest cafe, this historic hangout has been a gathering spot for artists, politicians and musicians since …

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Buyer’s Guide: 10 Great Gadgets for Coffee Addicts

At the rate coffee is becoming a fully fledged artisanal practice, it might be time for the regular java junkies among us to extend our collection of …

How to Buy an Espresso Machine

<b>Editor’s Note:</b>With a new year comes new options. We’ve updated our list of the best espresso machines with several new options and updated prices on …

Brewers Cup Champion Erin McCarthy On Coffee Brewing Mistakes to Avoid

Just exactly how hard is it to brew a really great cup of coffee? If you've gotten this far into the article, you probably already know: it can be a challenge even to the best of us—particularly if you're brewing a cup before you've, you know. Had any coffee yet.<p>Counter Culture Coffee's Erin …

Coffee Around the World

Kenneth Davids is a coffee expert, an author, and a co-founder of Coffee Review, a site that serves as a coffee buyer’s guide. Davids conducts blind, expert cuppings of coffees and reports the finding in 100-point reviews, much like those that exist in the wine industry.<p><b>Some of the advice Davids</b> …

Experts Percolate on How To Brew Coffee

Sam Penix and Sam Lewontin, of Everyman Espresso in New York City, and Harold McGee, author of On Food and Cooking, explain how to get the most out of your grounds. The brewmasters discuss brewing devices, from wood necks to chemex, and filter out reasons you might choose one over another.<p>Transcript<p>…

What's the best way to drink coffee? Writers on their caffeine habits

Philip Hensher, Eva Wiseman, Geoff Dyer, Zoe Williams, Kamila Shamsie, James Meek and Katie Puckrik

Decaf vs. Regular Coffee: Can You Taste The Difference?

Coffee drinkers, there is this thing we've all done: someone asks us "Regular or decaf?" We crinkle our noses up. "UGH, regular, thank you." But would we really even be able to tell the difference between the two? To the taste-testing cave! (Just kidding, we do not really have a taste-testing cave. …

Why Coffee Varieties Are Important

You and I both know that there's no such thing as "just an apple." Neither of us would ever go into a supermarket, walk up to a barrel labeled "apples" in the produce section and randomly pick out any old orb, right? No: You and I both have our preferences, we know exactly what a Granny Smith or a …

How 3 Specialty Coffee Roasters Got Their Start

We all know there's something beyond getting coffee to taste a particular way than just how it's grown, or how we brew it. The way a roaster approaches the practice of roasting—their own unique combination of graphs and data points, training and experimentation, computers and science, feel, smell, …

What Do Coffees from the Major Growing Regions Taste Like?

In my last post, we explored a little bit of the idea of terroir, and whether it might or might not impact (or at least predict) the flavors certain coffees from around the world might have.<p>All things considered equal for a second, we <i>can</i> generalize a little bit about how coffees from different …

The 17 Most Stylish Sports Uniforms of All Time

The best game-day apparel in history. Featuring the Bulls, the Raiders, the '92 Dream Team, and, of course, Dr. J.<p>The best game-day apparel in history. Featuring the Bulls, the Raiders, the '92 Dream Team, and, of course, Dr. J.

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Nearly 80 percent of smartphones shipped last quarter ran Android, says IDC

The smartphone market continues to explode, and the Android ecosystem has been the biggest beneficiary of that growth. According to the latest smartphone OS marketshare numbers from IDC, shipments of Android phones increased a whopping 73.5 percent to reach over 187 million units in the second …

What the Pope Meant by His Gay-Priests Comment

Francis' quiet push toward inclusiveness continues.<p>As has become his trademark, Pope Francis is making changes without changing anything.<p>On the papal plane on the way back from Brazil, the pope took questions from the press corps (a sign that John Allen, of <i>New Catholic Reporter</i>, suggests is …

2014 BMW 4 Series First Drive

Name Dropping: BMW's New Coupe Takes a Curious Step<p>The 2014 4 Series coupe is what BMW calls the former 3 Series coupe. And while it’s probably going to take some time before its name will be able to leave your tongue without hesitation, the new coupe is faster and lighter than the one before it, …

Nike Kobe 8 NSW Lifestyle LE "Snakeskin"

Adding a third colorway to its collection of Kobe 8 NSW Lifestyle LE models, Nike reworks the<p>Adding a third colorway to its collection of Kobe 8 NSW …

NBA Board of Governors approves five changes to instant replay, rules for 2013-14 season

Unlike some major sports leagues, the NBA has few concerns about changing its rules for what it sees as improvements to the quality of the game and …

A new Fangio record: Most expensive car, ever

The selling price? £19,601,500.<p>Juan Manuel Fangio, "El Maestro," held the world record for most Formula 1 championships for nearly 50 years until the rise of Michael Schumacher. Other records to his name include the highest F1-win percentage and most Argentine Grand Prix race wins of all time. …

The 22 Coolest Cars At The Goodwood Festival Of Speed

This festival has been held on the grounds of the Goodwood House in West Sussex, England every summer for the past decade.<p>Each year it brings together some of the world's largest and best known automakers to show off — and sometimes debut — their most impressive vehicles.<p>Even Formula 1 racing stars …

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How to Pick Sunglasses for Men

It's The 30-Year Anniversary Of The Greatest Wall Street Movie Ever Made: Here's The Story Behind It

<i>In June of 1983, "Trading Places" was released in theaters. It remains the greatest Wall Street movie ever made.</i><p><i>Thirty years later, most regard it as part of the canon of American comedies, having launched, revived, or defined the careers of many of its cast and crew.</i><p><i>If you haven't seen it yet, you</i> …

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10 Keys To Writing A Speech

<i>“This is my time.”</i><p>That attitude will kill a speech every time.<p>You’ve probably sat through some lousy speeches. Despite the speakers’ renown, you eventually tuned them out over their self-indulgent tangents and pointless details. You understood something these speakers apparently didn’t: This was …

The 10 best worst horror movies

<b>Damien Lewis in "Dreamcatcher"</b><p>As we sift through “Sharknado’s” wreckage, a look back at some of the most amusingly awful flicks in the genre<p>TOM GUALTIERI<p>July 14, 2013 5:30pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on The Weeklings.<p>WHEN EXTREME SITUATIONS are taken beyond their limits, when the real …

Learn a Foreign Language Quickly | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post by Benny the Irish polyglot who writes at Fluent in 3 Months.</i><p>Imagine being able to blend in undetected in another …