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These 50 profound quotes from Buddha will change the way you spend your life

If you want to see the best Buddha quotes in one place, then you’ll LOVE this post.<p>I’ve personally gone through hundreds of Buddha quotes to pick out …

How to make the best scrambled eggs you've ever tasted

We believe strongly that "putting an egg on it" transforms almost anything into a meal. But lately we've turned our attention away from our beloved olive oil-fried egg and toward a soft sunny scramble.<p>We know what you're thinking: Do I really need a recipe for scrambled eggs? If you just want a …

An End to Hate: Muslim Homophobia after Orlando

<i>Shakira Hussein is an Honorary Fellow at the National Centre of Excellence for Islamic Studies in the Asia Institute at the University of Melbourne.</i> …

Ronda Rousey on “S.N.L.”

Last September, Beyoncé introduced new interstitial material to her live show during Made in America, Jay Z’s annual festival in Philadelphia. After she finished “7/11,” the stage went dark, and a recorded monologue (not by Beyoncé) played over the sound system, each word flashing in giant text on …

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Are Elvish, Klingon, Dothraki and Na'vi real languages? - John McWhorter

A brief history of plural word...s - John McWhorter

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How John McWhorter found himself defending Scalia on affirmative action: “Frankly, I think even a stopped clock is right twice a day”

“I can’t help it if Scalia was the one who pointed out the study,” he says of the research<p>Antonin Scalia is notorious among liberals and lefties for his reactionary statements. Last week, the Supreme Court justice spoke against university-based affirmative action, saying that black students were …

The Roads of the Future Are Hollow, Replaceable, and Made of Plastic

Driving beyond asphalt.<p>The deterioration of our asphalt roads poses a long-term maintenance problem, requiring extensive digging and construction (and horrible ruts and potholes when they simply aren't maintained). So why not makes roads out of easy-to-replace plastic slabs?<p>Working with the city of …

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Cornstarch in scrambled eggs makes them magically creamy in 15 seconds.

<i>This post originally appeared on Food52.</i><p>There are so many decisions confronting scrambled egg lovers: Do you loosen the beaten eggs with milk or …

16 Noodle Soup Recipes to Slurp Your Way Through All Winter

Here are 16 noodle soups to make for dinner tonight and every night.<p><b>It's cold, and you could use a pick-me-up.</b> Like, say, a steaming bowl of tender noodles, meat, and vegetables floating in hot broth. Here are 16 noodle soups to make for dinner tonight and every night. Spoons optional.

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Hamburger Helper: Ideas for Weeknight Dinners with Ground Meat

Ground meat can be a weeknight dinner lifesaver—here's how to cook ground beef, pork, lamb, chicken, and turkey without a recipe.<p>Some say that boneless, skinless chicken breasts are the darling of weeknight dinners. And while that may be true, we can't help but harbor a fondness for a less-touted …

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Classic Roasted Turkey

Learning how to cook turkey and make turkey gravy is easy with this foolproof recipe. F&W's Grace Parisi suggests selecting a good antibiotic-free …

Crispy Baked Chicken Wings

Makes about 60 Servings<p>Baking wings yields crisp skin without the mess and constant tending of frying. Divide the wings between our two sauces, or double one sauce recipe and use it on all 60 wings.<p>February 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Buffalo Sauce<p>1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted<p>¼ teaspoon cayenne …

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How to Make Addictive Flaky Bread—Plus Dips!

The warm, buttery, pull-apart 'flaky bread' at Brooklyn’s Glasserie is versatile and easy to throw together<p>There are certain restaurant dishes that become instant classics, even if the restaurant hasn't been around for long. The flaky bread from Glasserie in Brooklyn is one of those dishes. At the …

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Scrambled Eggs, Avocado, and Smoked Salmon on Toast

2 to 4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>This open-face sandwich makes a great meal or snack morning, noon, or night.<p>May 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 Tbsp. minced fresh chives, divided<p>2 Tbsp. crème fraîche (optional)<p>6 large eggs<p>2 Tbsp. (1/4 stick) unsalted butter<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground …

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10 Snacks You Thought Were Healthy But Aren't

From granola to fat-free cheese, 10 foods you thought were healthy but are actually hurting your diet.<p>Bad news: Drenching your salad in fat-free dressing or eating granola by the handful isn't doing you any favors. The good news? We're here to bust some snacking myths—and provide you with truly …

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How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

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Many fish to fry: a taste of north Iran

Every so often, when the Tehran sky is blue and the pollution isn’t suffocating, I head for downtown. The metro or the BRT (Tehran Bus Rapid Transit) have made this journey easier, especially at lunch time when peak traffic is still hours away.<p>Usually I end up in Lakan restaurant. This is partly a …

Pappa al Pomodoro

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>The soup equivalent of dipping your bread into tomato sauce, this rustic dish is summer’s comfort food.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds tomatoes, cored, quartered<p>2 garlic cloves, smashed<p>½ teaspoon fennel seeds<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided, plus more<p>…

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Kuttu ki Puri - Buckwheat Flatbread - Gluten Free Recipe by Manjula

Sanskrit resurgent

When I was studying Buddhism at the University of Washington (Seattle) in 1967-68, there were about ten students in my first-year Sanskrit course for …

How to Make Ghee

I make homemade ghee from good butter every few weeks. It's a process I enjoy, and it yields one of my favorite cooking mediums. For those of you who …

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Have We Reached Peak Bacon?

2<p>SHARES<p>Bacon prices are skyrocketing. A consumer report from Canada shows that the price of pig fat has ticked up almost ten percent in the last …

Our Incredible Immune System

The human body is a biological marvel. Tasked to protect it is our immune system, which is responsible for detecting and neutralizing a wide variety …

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Why Meat And Protein Are Not The Same

In the last week alone, there’s been enough conflicting research on meat to turn a person veggie (and that might not be a bad way to go). Among the most recent study results, animal protein will give you heart disease and breast cancer, and possibly kill you. On the upside it may save you from a …