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Trump Demands That N.F.L. Players Stand During Russian National Anthem

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—In a series of early-morning tweets on Sunday, Donald J. Trump demanded that the Russian national anthem be played before every National Football League game and that all N.F.L. players stand during the performance.<p>Trump asserted that playing the Russian anthem was …

NFL

3 household objects you didn’t know you could upcycle using paint

Time to go off the wall with that paintbrush<p>Giving something a lick of paint is an easy and cheap way to upcycle a household item, be it a tired …

Cleaning

Book Review: Seed Stitch by Rosemary Drysdale

Most people, when they learn to knit, seem to learn the knit stitch and then the purl stitch. We make endless Garter Stitch and Stockinette Stitch …

Knitting

As Florida teens show us how it's done, my anger is turning to hope

Watching them take apart politicians with ease and turn grief into action – it’s the first time in a long while that I’ve thought things will start to get better<p>It’s hard to imagine finding light and hope in the aftermath of a tragedy like the one that left 17 people dead in Parkland, Florida. Yet …

Mental Disorders

Millennials disrupted the system. Gen Z is here to fix the mess.

<i>About US is a new initiative by The Washington Post to cover issues of identity in the United States. Sign up for the newsletter.</i><p>The articulate and organized calls for action from the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have brought the nation’s attention back to the unsettled gun …

‘He’s scared out of his mind’: Ex-official nails Trump over blaming FBI for shooting to deflect from Russia probe

Appearing on AM Joy, former FBI Assistant Director for Counterintelligence Frank Figliuzzi harshly criticized Donald Trump for attacking the FBI over …

Drawing Practice: Two Things to Try When You’re Sick

We all catch a cold, come down with the flu, sprain a muscle or two, even break a bone now and then. But it’s still important to keep up with your …

Sketching

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Congo Opposition Leader Died 3 Months Ago. He’s Still Waiting to Be Buried.

NAIROBI, Kenya — Joseph Kabila, the increasingly isolated president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, appears determined to silence opponents, even if they are dead.<p>Étienne Tshisekedi — who for 40 years led the opposition against three dictators, including Mr. Kabila’s father, the previous …

the consummate chocolate chip cookie, revisited

With a hand or stand mixer, cream the butter and sugars together until light, fluffy and then some, about 3 to 4 minutes. Add eggs, one at a time, …

First installment on the butcher’s bill: Donald Trump’s supporters will be made to pay

<b>(Reuters/Mike Segar)</b><p>A month in, the bill keeps adding up: Trump voters backed an unqualified demagogue, and the price will be painful<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>February 24, 2017 10:00am (UTC)<p>Donald Trump won the White House by promising his white voters that they would soon be able to put their feet on the …

Donald Trump

12 Easy DIY Nightstands That You Can Build on a Budget

One of the easiest ways to do a mini makeover of a bedroom is to change or add a new nightstand. This small piece of furniture is as functional as it …

The #SaltBae meme star is the salt-sprinkling casanova we never knew we needed

Didn’t think there was a sexy way to sprinkle salt? Think again. An over-the-top Turkish butcher, also known as #SaltBae, is taking over the internet …

Navy gets $2.7B attack submarine sponsored by Michelle Obama

An attack submarine that is sponsored by first lady Michelle Obama and will be named for her home state has been delivered to the U.S. Navy.<p>Submarine builder General Dynamics Electric Boat, based in Groton, Connecticut, delivered the submarine that will become the USS Illinois to the Navy on …

In celebration of the Kristen Stewart renaissance

When you’re the hottest new actress in the world (like Kristen Stewart was a few years ago), starring in the biggest movie franchise of the moment …

pretzel parker house rolls

There are kitchen discoveries that lead to nothing but trouble. The first time I caramelized sugar, I knew I was ruined. Why would anyone want to eat …

365 Days of Pinterest Day 15 ~ DIY GLITTER Magnets!

GLITTER GLITTER GLITTER!<p>Day 15 of my 365 Days of tenting out Pinterest Pins ...<p>"its no secret that I'm a big fan of glitter (and glitters cousin …

Metal Taxidermy for Vegetarian Hunter • Recyclart

With a stainless support which served for driving a wagon; completed by kitchenware among which a height of cafetiere, a …

Holy Cowl Man! Scarf guy steals the show at iPhone 6 launch

Yes I know. Most of you are not worried about the latest iPhone that is come out from Apple. But stick with me, as during the launch of that phone …

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Washington University in St. Louis

Wheel of Musical Impressions with Adam Levine

Vintage Telephone Book Ends

I have been prowling Ebay for the past 12 months looking for Vintage Yellow phones to decorate my house with. When I came across this project I was …