Matt Koon

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27 Movies That Are Just Really Damn Rewatchable

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DIY Paper Hydrangeas

These lovely DIY paper flowers are a fun way to add spring flair to your home or make a charming housewarming gift!<p><b>Skill Level:</b> Moderate <b><br>Time …

Make Your Own Ramen, A Rich, Hearty Tribute To Your Terrible, Broke-Ass Meals Of Yesteryear

It seems like real-deal ramen has become a thing, which is cool. Ramen is great. Here’s an especially cool thing about ramen, though: we <i>all</i> get to …

Everyone's Painting Their Own Abstract Art & You Should Too

Have you ever looked at a cool painting and thought to yourself, "I could totally make that"? Don't get me wrong–if you have some extra spending …

Is It Safe To Travel To Europe?

In the wake of the State Department's European travel alert, we asked a travel expert how to travel safely on the continent.<p>Understandably, anybody with plans to travel to Europe in the near future is probably thinking twice about hopping on a plane right about now, especially after the State …

DIY Room Makeovers You Won't Believe Are Actually Basements

Do you have a basement? Is it being enjoyed? Does it look blah? (Are you perhaps afraid to go down there?) Whether you own or rent, you'll find …

15 DIY Bedroom Upgrades for Under $25

If your bedroom could use a little pick-me-up, but you don't have a ton of cash, check out this collection of 15 charming DIY projects that will set …

ODESZA On World Cafe

After meeting at Western Washington University in 2012, ODESZA (the duo of DJs Harrison Mills and Clayton Knight) has seen rapid success in the past few years. Twenty-one of the duo's songs have hit No. 1 on Hype Machine, and ODESZA has performed at huge American music festivals like Coachella, …

Everything You Need To Know About TV And Movies In 2016

From The X-Files to The People v. O.J. Simpson, and Captain America: Civil War to Rogue One, there are a lot of new film and television offerings to look forward to. In chronological order!<p><b>Note:</b> This list, though long, is of course not everything. There will be movies that come out of Sundance and …

Top 10 Slept-On R&B Albums Of 2015

R&B resurfaced in a big way in 2015. Not only was there a smorgasbord of LPs and EPs available for online consumption, R&B also returned to Top 40. New school representer The Weeknd blew up and dominated for much of the year while contemporary veteran Tyrese's album, <i>Black Rose,</i> debuted at No. 1 on …

We finally know why Luke Skywalker was left out of all the 'Star Wars' marketing

Perhaps the biggest mystery heading into the new "Star Wars" movie is figuring out what happened to Luke Skywalker.<p>Mark Hamill's iconic character was cleverly hidden from marketing from "The Force Awakens" and was noticeably absent from trailers and television spots save one shot of his hand and a …

11 Ways to Use IKEA's Lack Shelves Just About Anywhere

IKEA's Lack shelves are as useful as they are ubiquitous. Here are 11 ways you can employ these little workhorses in every room of your house.<p>From VT …

The Austinite's guide to the 10 best music events this month

As Austinites switch gears for arguably the busiest time of year — the dreaded or celebrated festival season, depending on how you feel about it — …

Talon for Twitter updated with Android 6.0 Marshmallow support, new Android Wear elements and more

Even the most loyal Twitter fans can tell you the social network’s official app is not the best around. There’s plenty of better options, but one of the best happens to be Talon for Twitter. It’s sleek and full of great features, but you can learn more about all that in our Talon for Twitter …

In Praise of Scorched Rice, the Best Kitchen Mistake You Can Make

Crispy, chewy, nutty burnt rice isn't doomed—in fact, it's one of the happiest accidents you can have in the kitchen.<p>When I was growing up, my mom would almost always make rice with a rice cooker. But on special occasions, she'd make a pot of stovetop rice. The rice itself wasn't especially better …

Recipes

15+ Uses for Tension Rods You've Never Thought Of

Few things are as versatile as the humble tension rod. They are cheap and totally removable. They are great for those awkward areas where nothing …

How to Get the Best Deal on a Cruise

Growing up in the '70s, I only knew one person who'd ever gone on a cruise: my grandmother. I vividly remember the excitement we all felt on her …

Don't Feel Bad for Booking a Dirt Cheap Vacation to Greece

It actually helps the struggling country, and you'll witness history in action.<p>Greece, and indeed the whole of Europe, is in crisis. Ideas of geopolitical significance and people's ordinary lives are at stake. The much-maligned European Union has kept the barbaric impulse of Europe's various savage …

Europe

Eleven Must Do Road Trips In The US

Best of: Repurposed Pallets for Your Outdoor Space

(Image credit: Design Sponge)<p>Repurposing pallets isn't exactly a brand-new idea, but their versatility means that the repurposing possibilities are</i> …

Weekly Travel Deals: Villas in Fiji and 35% Off Stays in Jamaica and Cabo San Lucas

Fiji<p>Get <b>30% off</b> from Koro Sun Resort & Spa, a collection of over-water, thatched-roof villas set on a coconut plantation.<p>Resort Special package …

9 Secret Frappuccinos You Won't Find on Any Starbucks Menu

Everyone knows you can go to Starbucks and order a Venti Half-Caff, Quad, 10 Pumps Vanilla, 7 Pumps Hazelnut, Extra Whip, Extra-Hot Mocha. But people …

On MLS expansion, the NASL, and why they remind us of US soccer fans' insecurity

The setting is a magisterial April evening in Orlando, and even in the press box, the sing-song chorus of the purple-hued Orlando City supporters …

A New Jazz Suite For Head, Shoulders, Knees And Toes

Is there a modern-day equivalent to Duke Ellington? Or Ornette Coleman?<p>Who are the people today who think differently about jazz — who have created new forms, and expanded the musical vocabulary?<p>For 30 years, saxophonist Steve Coleman has been pushing the music forward, traveling the world to …

Best Teeth Whitening Products

The AskMen Acquire team thoroughly researches & reviews the best gear, services and staples for life.<p><i>With additions by Tehrene Firman</i><p>Between all the things that give a man his confidence, having a pearly white smile ranks pretty high. You can have a great haircut and a wardrobe jam-packed with the …

Dental Care

Austin's best patios for drinking, dining and hanging out

Enlarge<br>Slideshow<p>We're entering that wonderful time of year where we can lounge around for an entire afternoon without sweating profusely, and …

How to Save Tons of Money on the New Google Flights

If you’re a deal hound, you’ve probably been using Google Flights to find cheap fares since 2011, when the service launched. And if you really know …

Maximize Your Car’s Resale Value With This Checklist

Selling a used car isn't fun, especially if you aren't a car person. Old Junk Car has an infographic that ranks the top things you can do to get the …

Selling

A Dozen DIY Projects Featuring Wood Dowels

Wood dowels are one of the unsung heroes of the DIY world. They're not flashy, but you can dress them up as you wish. Super versatile and super …

The 12 Best Utility Carts for Every Budget

Utility carts are exactly what their names suggest—carts that can be utilized for whatever your needs may be. Whether they are in the kitchen, …