Michael Federline

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These Are the Secret Ingredients That Experts Add to Their Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes are one of the easiest yet most complicated dishes to make. Simple tweaks to your cooking method and ingredients can mean the difference between gluey, underwhelming mashed potatoes and creamy, lump-free, flavorful ones. This holiday season, take a cue from the experts and avoid …

Report: 89% Of Americans Just Want To Go Home Right Now

WASHINGTON—According to a report published Friday afternoon by the Pew Research Center, 89 percent of the American workforce currently wants nothing …

Teenagers Reacting To Windows 95 Will Make You Feel Like A Senior Citizen

Did you spend Monday dragging your butt to the gym, washing last night’s dishes, taking out the trash, and trying to get work done? Yes? No? Want to feel old either way? Then check out these 18 and 19 year olds trying to use that big honking Dell computer from your childhood with Windows 95 on …

Mashed Potato Croquettes

Makes 18 Servings<p>We thought mashed potatoes' stock plummeted on Day 2—until we had these croquettes. Crispy yet creamy, potatoes might be better as leftovers.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large egg yolks<p>2 cups cold mashed potatoes<p>½ cup grated Parmesan<p>2 tablespoons fresh chives, chopped<p>1 tablespoon …

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Parmesan Baked Potato Halves

Preheat oven to 400 degrees.<p>Melt butter and pour into a 9x13 inch pan and spread evenly across the bottom.<p>Generously sprinkle Parmesan cheese and …

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Pittsburgh Potatoes Recipe

"This is a cheesy, savory potato dish made with Velveeta®, sour cream, and onions. It is a favorite among all who try it."<p>Ingredients<p>7 potatoes, …

Secrets of the soda bread masters

The most surprising one: the importance of letting the fairies out of the bread before baking to ensure good luck.<p>For decades, I assumed the cross my Irish grandmother cut into the top of her round loaves of soda bread in her upstate New York farmhouse was a traditional blessing. It was a natural …

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Inside The Federal Bureau Of Way Too Many Guns | GQ

There's no telling how many guns we have in America—and when one gets used in a crime, no way for the cops to connect it to its owner. The only place the police can turn for help is a Kafkaesque agency in West Virginia, where, thanks to the gun lobby, computers are illegal and detective work is …

Pull Over for These 54 Weird, Wacky, Wonderful American Food Destinations

Mount Rushmore. The Washington Monument. The Golden Gate Bridge. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. These are the monuments and museums and sights that family trips are planned around. It can feel like we go through life trying to tick these off the figurative list, grabbing a photo at each stop.<p>But …

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37 Recipes That Reinvented the Classics

We didn't think the classics could get any better—until they did.<p><b>Recipes like Caesar salads and ramen are classics for good reason:</b> They're close to perfect. But for exacting restaurant chefs and test kitchen editors, they're a foundation for endless inspiration. These 37 creative recipes …

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How To Order Wine Like An Adult

So you want to become a wine connoisseur — or just how to navigate the drink menu when you go out to dinner — but you don't know where to start. …

You can now get chicken and waffles at this ~other~ major U.S. restaurant, but there's a twist

Fall is literally just right around the corner and there is nothing more satisfying than bundling up in an over-sized sweater, enjoying the cool …

Doughnut walls?! 17 wedding food trends we're loving

Yes, this is a wall filled with doughnuts, and it's coming to a wedding near you. After seeing photos of the sweet treat display all over social media, we wondered what else is happening over in the wild and wacky world of wedding food. To get the scoop, we talked to two wedding planner pros who …

Best Grilled Cheese in the U.S.

Forget about basic cheddar on white: these 22 restaurants are taking grilled cheese to a whole new level. We have collected the best grilled cheese …

11 Pre-Workout Snacks R.D.s and Nutritionists Love

Nailing a workout requires a lot of energy — energy that you can easily get from a delicious pre-workout snack. When it comes to choosing the right kind of grub, you need to know which nutrients will most efficiently help you get through your sweat sesh. Look for something with complex …

2016 Fantasy Football Preseason Takeaway: Tajae Sharpe is a phenomenal late-round sleeper

The Titans might say they're a running team but Tajae Sharpe has given them life in the passing game. Dave Richard thinks the team has found Marcus …

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Fantasy Football: Top Rookie Running Backs To Target In Your Draft

Sometimes the hype train looks so nice, it’s hard to not get on board.<p>From Melvin Gordon to Ameer Abdullah to DeVante Parker, there was a lot of fantasy football real estate wasted on big-name talent last season. As great as Amari Cooper was, even he probably didn’t live up to the lofty …

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The Amazing Contraption That Made This Impossible Burger Drop Shot Possible

The burger drop shot, where the ingredients of the world’s most perfect food appear to fall from the sky and perfectly stack themselves upon landing, …

How to Pick a Perfectly Ripe Watermelon Every Time

We’ll start with visuals, since they offer the most obvious clues. Throughout the ripening process, watermelons will turn a deeper green (unless …

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10 ways to improve yourself for $100 or less

While it may be true that opportunity doesn't knock on your door that often, it's true that you'll only make the most of the good times when you're truly prepared.<p>Fortunately, there are many ways to reinvent yourself for under one Benjamin!<p>Ranging from career growth to personal finance to personal …

LeEco To Build $3B Electric Car Factory In China

LeEco has announced plans for the construction of a new electric car factory in China with a total investment of 20 billion yuan or 3 billion USD.<p>The factory will be located in Huzhou City in Zhejiang Province. It will manufacture the LeSee “Tesla Killer” and other yet-to-be unveiled electric cars. …

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How to Make: The Bacon Bowl and Egg

If you’ve heard of a bacon bowl, it’s likely been in the made-for-TV section of the convenience store. In this context, the bacon bowl is kitschy, …

Company Profile: Uro-Camper

Deep within the heart of the highly populous city of Sevilla, Spain, lies a small camper company with a unique way of doing things. Run entirely by …

RVs

Electric-drive cars should fuel, charging is 'dead end,' says NanoFlowcell

Well, here's a novel idea for electric-car fans to kick off the week with.<p>Zero-emission cars powered by electric motors shouldn't use batteries that …

Alternative Fuel

Midway food at Edmonton's K-Days fair takes a bite out of the ordinary

Fancy a fruit-infused, rainbow grilled cheese sandwich in technicolour? Look no farther than the Edmonton Expo Centre at K-Days.<p>Available at the Melt …

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8 potato-free ways to satisfy your french fry cravings

Take the fry path less traveled, like strips of summery zucchini or polenta-like chickpea flour fries. Here are eight ways to fuel your french fry …

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Inside the futuristic campuses tech's fastest-growing companies are building

Tech's cutting-edge companies are not only building products that will shape our future, but they're also building campuses with a vision to match.<p>It's not enough to just have a nice cafeteria or a volleyball court anymore. Today's tech companies strive for architectural showpieces that make a …

Salads for BBQ

Pair these easy salads—including red-and-green coleslaw, sesame-ginger chicken pasta salad and arugula salad with potatoes and green beans—with your …

A Not-So-Easy Hike for an Otherworldly View

Photo: Brandon Morris<p>A year ago, Brandon and LeAnn Morris decided to quit their jobs in Seattle and hit the road. Not an uncommon premise for anyone that follows any adventurous Instagram accounts, but they actually did it. Six months of passport stamps from Nepal, Thailand, New Zealand, Japan, …

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