Miranda Landry

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Obama: ‘You are right to be concerned’

In his first public comments in months, the former president talks about anger, regrets — and what the Republicans are doing right.<p>BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Barack Obama’s message to Democrats: Stop dreaming of him.<p>Speaking at a Democratic National Committee fundraiser Thursday here in the lush …

Barack Obama

Go Gourmet for Your Next Dinner With Brussels Sprouts and Pancetta

Every day is a new day, which means every day should be a day to try something new. And you can start small — really small — by spicing up your …

Hanger Steak Tacos with Chile and Herb Oils

Bring a medium saucepan filled with water to a boil. Squeeze half of the orange and half of the lime into a large bowl and add the coriander, cumin, …

This Is How To Make Homemade Tortillas

Wake up Taco Tuesdays with a batch of homemade flour tortillas. It may initially sound like an intimidating task, but the process is actually quick …

25 Essential Drives for a U.S. Road Trip

TravelTraveler Magazine<p>As you make your way across mainland America, be sure to look into these worthy roads.<p>These compelling drives will enhance any road trip across the lower 48 states. Whether you're looking for the best highways for foodies, seeking scenic landscapes, or trying to explore …

Travel Photography

10 Hidden Lightroom Features That Can Change Your Editing Life

Sometimes we can use software for years without taking the time to dive deeper and unlock its full potential. Here’s a great 12-minute tutorial by …

13 of the Most Controversial Books of All Time

Despite the heated controversy surrounding these lightning-rod books, they continue to live on in hearts, minds, and libraries around the …

Billy Collins’s Advice to Writers

“Spotlessness is the niece of inspiration.”<p>Every once in a while, amid the serious and often stern prose comprising the canon of great writers’ advice on writing, there glimmers an offering of wisdom no less weighty yet delivered with wondrous levity.<p>A generation after Charles Bukowski penned his …

Punjabi Buttermilk Stew with Spinach Dumplings Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Growing up, this was my favorite weeknight dinner on my mother's normal weeknight rotation The best part was that she would make an enormous pot of it so I knew I could enjoy it for days later. Similar to chili, it tastes better as the days go by and the flavors develop. It has a …

Recipes

The fiction that got me through 2017

<b>(CNN) —</b> Fiction is the closest I will ever get to feeling like someone else.<p>This year, this polarized year, this year of Trump tweets and #MeToo and hurricanes and Klan rallies and mass shootings, I really needed that.<p>So I made a list of the books that helped me better understand the news and …

Here's A Bunch Of Books You Should Read Over Christmas

Image: iStock<p>Christmas is looming, and hopefully that means getting the chance to get through some of the books that are on your ever-growing shame …

Books

The 27 Best Books on Writing

An Editor's Advice to Writers<p>Betsy Lerner<p>For both established and prospective authors alike, the publishing house can seem like a jungle. Luckily, Betsy Lerner is here to lead a safari, citing her vast collection of experiences as an editor as her field guide. <i>The Forest for the Trees</i> motivates …

Writing

And then there were six …

Saturday, 8:00am<br>14 October 2017<p>The winner of the Man Booker Prize 2017 will be announced on 17 October. Robert Hanks talks to the designers whose …

Books

How To Make AI The Best Thing To Happen To Us

Many leading AI researchers think that in a matter of decades, artificial intelligence will be able to do not merely some of our jobs, but all of our jobs, forever transforming life on Earth.<p>The reason that many dismiss this as science fiction is that we've traditionally thought of intelligence as …

5 Steps to Building Your Personal Brand From Scratch

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What would you like people to say about you?<p>As Jeff Bezos (founder of Amazon) famously said, “Your brand is what people say about you when you’re not in the room.”<p>Your personal brand is the sum total of what you do, how you do …

Business Strategy

Clarity Money - Budget Planner on the App Store

1.12.2<p>Apr 8, 2018<p>1.12.1<p>Mar 22, 2018<p>1.12.0<p>Mar 5, 2018<p>1.11.1<p>Feb 23, 2018<p>1.11.0<p>Feb 19, 2018<p>1.10.3<p>Jan 17, 2018<p>1.10.2<p>Jan 2, 2018<p>1.10.1<p>Dec 16, …

Want to write a bestselling novel? Use an algorithm

If you want to write a bestseller you have to hit the sweet spot on character, plot, style and theme<p>It’s the multimillion pound question that publishers and writers have been pondering for decades: what makes a bestseller? Attempting to write one could certainly pay off – the highest-paid author in …

Writing

Potato and Cheese Ravioli With Porcini Mushrooms

Lessons for the best ravioli, tortellini, and everything else you fold out of pasta dough<p>Make the dough: In a medium bowl, stir the flours and salt …

Italian Food

Researchers just figured out how to get robots to join forces

We're so close to the megazord of our dreams.<p><i>Power Rangers</i> had Megazord. <i>Voltron</i> had, well, Voltron. Individual robots that combine to form one larger, cooler—dare we say, more badass—automaton have been a mainstay of science fiction for decades. But a new study in <i>Nature Communications</i> suggests that …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

'I Decide for Myself' - Woman Shows Power of Knowledge

[IPS] Rumbek -Elizabeth Ayumpou Balang is a teacher at a nursery and primary school in Rumbek, a town in central South Sudan. It is her dream job, …

Nigel Slater’s autumn vegetable recipes

Marrows, damsons and late-season carrots and tomatoes… now’s the time to cook up the last of the summer crops<p>Some vegetables mark the passing seasons more emphatically than others. None more so than the marrow, which has always had something of a back to school ring about it. The sight of a wooden …

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Thoreau on How to Use Civil Disobedience to Advance Justice

“Under a government which imprisons unjustly, the true place for a just man is also a prison.”<p><i>“Truth always rests with the minority,”</i> the great Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard wrote in his diary in 1846 as he contemplated the individual vs. the crowd and why we conform, <i>“because the minority is</i> …

Scientists Have Found a Completely New Way to Attack And Kill Cancer Cells

If this works in people, it will be better than chemo.<p>Scientists have made a promising step forward in the ongoing fight against cancer, developing a …

Immunotherapy

How to Pitch: 18 Steps to Create and Deliver a Winning Pitch for Investors and Early Customers

A comprehensive guide to planning, preparing, and tailoring your pitch to find new investors for a startup, land new customers, find a partner--in short, to turn your idea into a reality.<p>You want to start a business. You have an idea. You have a business plan. But you need investors. You need …

Business Strategy

12 Vegan Recipes for Labor Day Weekend

While it’s always a little sad to see summer go, September marks fall in the Pacific Northwest! Fall is my favorite time of year and has me craving …

11 books on the future of humanity that everyone should read

But many writers have imagined the future in their work, inviting us to travel through time.<p>We asked Lynn Lobash, manager of the New York Public Library's Reader Services department, to recommend the books about the future that everyone should read.<p>Here are 11, and you can see more recommendations …

Books

Chili Cumin Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe

"This is a Tex-Mex twist on stuffed chicken breasts. Chicken breasts are slow cooked with green and red peppers, tomato, cilantro, and …