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How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

Dessert

Foodzines: Around the World

by Laila Gohar<p>All over the world, from Tokyo to Beirut, a handful of compelling food journals are being published. Here we bring you a filtered selection of foodzines that have an international perspective and offer a peek into a unique food culture. Whether you're intrigued by the relationship …

Avant-garde

The Art of Seduction

• <b>Author:</b> Robert Greene & Joost Elffers<p><b>From the creators of the phenomenal bestseller The 48 Laws of Power, a mesmerizing handbook on seduction: the most subtle and effective form of power</b> <br>When raised to the level of art, seduction, an indirect and subtle form of power, has toppled empires, won …

How to Make the Perfect Cup of Tea: George Orwell’s 11 Golden Rules

After the recently examined history of how coffee changed the world, the most democratic thing to do would be to offer those of us who prefer tea a comparable treat — and what would be more appropriate than a reading of <b>George Orwell’</b>s his secret to the perfect cup of tea? The passage, which …

65 Books You Need To Read In Your 20s

The books that will move you, inspire you, make you cry, make you think, make you laugh. Even if you read them in high school or college, you'll have a different perspective on them now that you're Out In The World. (Trust me.)<p><i>With extra-special thanks for their suggestions to the BuzzFeed</i> …

Books

A Beautiful Time-Lapse Stop-Motion Video of Paris In Motion, Part III

<i>Paris In Motion (Part III)</i> is a new time-lapse stop-motion video by French filmmaker and photographer Mayeul Akpovi showcasing his trip around Paris …

Science-based 7-minute work out requires only a chair, a wall, and you [chart]

Can’t afford a gym membership? Crunched for time? Live in an area that’s not safe for a daily jog or stroll?<p>None of these things mean a quick workout …

Maurice Sendak’s Rare Velveteen Rabbit Illustrations circa 1960

It’s no secret I have a wicked obsession with vintage children’s book illustration, especially from obscure editions by famous authors or artists. For instance, I recently discovered some fantastic little-known artwork by Andy Warhol for two volumes of the <i>Best in Children’s Books</i> series from …

Interactive Map of North American English Dialects

In his free time, linguist Rick Aschmann collected a treasure trove of information on the English dialects of North America on his website, North …

The History of Typography, A Paper Stop Motion Animation

“The History of Typography” is a fascinating stop motion animation that provides a historical overview of typography in five minutes. Designer Ben …

Woman Photographs Strangers Giving Her Weird Looks

Memphis-based photographer Haley Morris-Cafiero's intriguing and eye-opening self-portrait series titled <i>Weight Watchers</i> exposes the negative looks she receives from passersby in public spaces. The series presents a powerful statement about the social stigma associated with being overweight. All at …

Weight Watchers

Danny Boyle Says "Pixarification" is Ruining Mature-Themed Movies

Green Screen: The Lack of Female Road Narratives and Why it Matters

<i>This essay has been drawn from Vol. 1 No. 4 of the American Reader, available here. Our October 2012 interview with Veselka can be found here.</i><p><b>✖</b><p>In the …

Personalized Portrait Pendant - Children's Silhouette Laser Engraved in Wood Cameo - Mother's Day Gift Idea (Choose Your Color)

**Mother's Day order cutoff date is May 1st (for US customers). Orders received after 5/1 may still arrive in time for Mother's Day but are not guaranteed.<p>HOW TO ORDER (please read step-by-step instructions and FAQ below):<p>1. SEND PHOTO(s) in an Etsy convo: upload file (.jpg or .pdf) to an Etsy …

Natural Born Killers

<b>Women get flustered under fire. They're too fragile, too emotional. They lack the ferocity required to take a life. They can't handle pain. They're a distraction, a threat to cohesion, a provocative tease to close-quartered men. These are the sort of myths you hear from people who oppose the U.S.</b> …

Incredible Images Of Teenage Freight Train Hitchhikers

This unorthodox (& partly illegal) journey began 9 years ago, back in 2004.<p>It was during that year that photographer Mike Brodie would throw caution …