Morgan Kidd

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Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders Agree to Debate

LANCASTER, California — In the latest twist to this unpredictable 2016 presidential race, presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders independently agreed Wednesday night to debate each other.<p>On ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" Trump was asked if he would consider holding …

Donald Trump

How to Calculate the Return on Your Investment

By Kathryn Hauer, CFP, EA<i>Learn more about Kathryn on NerdWallet’s Ask an Advisor</i>Despite files — or email folders — full of investment statements and …

New Game of Thrones Episode Leaks Online Early

More than twenty-four hours before its official premiere, the fifth episode of the latest Game of Thrones season is already widely available on …

Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones: Jon Snow spin-off rumor not true, reps say

Kit Harington hasn't been approached about a spin-off of the HBO hit<p>As much as we’d love for the latest <i>Game of Thrones</i> rumor to be true, Kit Harington has not been approached about starring in a spin-off of the HBO hit, sources say.<p>Various UK outlets claimed Sunday that the Jon Snow actor has …

Jon Snow

'Game of Thrones' Star Closes the Door on Hodor: "It Had to Happen"

<b>[Warning: This story contains spoilers for episode five of</b> <b>Game of Thrones' sixth season, "The Door."</b><b>]</b><p>If there's one word that's synonymous with <i>Game</i> …

A recipe for rum-walnut chocolate chip pie, plus how to make perfect whipped cream

A little rum, a little vanilla, brown sugar, walnuts and no shortage of chocolate — all wrapped up in a buttery pie crust. What's not to love? The recipe, from Cold Spring Tavern in Santa Barbara, is one of our favorite pies, perfect served warm with a dollop of fresh whipped cream. You can find …

Recipes

Star Wars pug parade is full of the galaxy's cutest Jedi

The Force is strong with these pugs.<p>A fleet of squish-faced Jedi, TIE fighters and a few Star Wars <i></i>villains took to the streets of Portland on Sunday for the Oregon Humane Society's annual Pug Crawl fundraiser.<p>And oh, what a Pug Crawl it was.<p>The event, which was officially called <i>Star Wars: The Pug</i> …

American West

Hodor door stoppers are surely the world's saddest homeware item

<b>Warning: this post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 6 to date.</b><p>Too soon?<p><i>Game of Thrones</i> fans may still be curled up on the floor after the show's latest episode saw the tragic end of everybody's favourite, Hodor. "Hold the door" will never sound the same again, but in this cynical world, …

Kickstarter

#TriviaTuesday Which classic #DoctorWho alien did Russell T Davies intend for the Ood to resemble? #MonsterMonth https://t.co/zY0M2Wtpir

DON'T FREAK OUT YET: Here's when you can tell if Donald Trump's poll surge is the real thing

A quick note on why I'm not freaking out, even as the polls show Donald Trump rapidly closing in on Hillary Clinton.<p>We're in a weird moment in the campaign. Trump is the presumptive Republican nominee. Clinton, technically, is not yet the Democratic nominee. This is a disadvantage for Clinton, but …

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George R.R. Martin revealed 3 huge twists to Game of Thrones producers

Including one that will be revealed at 'the very end'...<p>Sunday’s Hodor revelation wasn’t the only stunning twist author George R.R. Martin revealed to the showrunners of <i>Game of Thrones</i>.<p>During the producers’ sit down with the author in Santa Fe two years ago, Martin famously sketched out a very …

George R. R. Martin

Clue: Game of Thrones Puts Tyrion In the Privy With the Crossbow

USAopoly and HBO have just released <i>CLUE: Game of Thrones</i> and I’m grinning so hard right now. Take one of my favorite games from childhood, combine it …

​This is What Spending One Hour in the Garden Does to Your Body

There are big benefits to digging around in the dirt (really).<p>With the sunshine becoming a more regular feature in our lives, what better way to feel inspired than to engage in some active garden pursuits?<p>We are already aware of the mental health benefits we can enjoy from gardening, and we even …

Gardening

How 'Game of Thrones' just changed forever -- in the books and the show

<b>Obviously, there are major spoilers here for Game of Thrones Season 6 episode 5, "The Door."</b><p>Time travel is possible.<p>That premise is a huge leap of faith for any TV show or book series to take, even though — or because — it's becoming an increasingly common trope. (See the CW's <i>Legends of Tomorrow,</i> …

Game of Thrones

Hillary Clinton Shuts Down Bernie Sanders’ Hopes For A Final Debate

Bernie Sanders makes no secret of his intent to stick through the remaining primary states, including the big one (California), before heading to a contested convention. The Vermont senator would have loved to take on Hillary Clinton in one more Democratic debate, especially after their last …

Bernie Sanders

Artist recreates all of Star Wars: Episode IV in 123-meter long illustration

It's pretty spectacular<p>A Swiss graphic designer has taken all of the events that occurred in <i>Star Wars: A New Hope</i> and recreated it in a 123-meter long illustration.<p>Inspired by a series of infographics he had seen, Martin Panchaud created the image using Adobe Illustrator. The exact image works out …

Star Wars

Hillary Now Loses to Trump in Polls. Bernie Beats Trump by 10.8 Points.

For months, Bernie Sanders has told audiences across the country that he is the best candidate to face Donald Trump based on polls that simulate a hypothetical showdown in November. Sanders continues to hammer in this sentiment now that the other Republican nominees have withdrawn from the race. …

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Amazing Fan Film Uses Drones to Capture an Intense Star Wars Dogfight

Camera-mounted drones can be used for all sorts of wonderful videos. But I’m pretty sure the most wonderful use is to create own X-Wing vs. TIE …

Star Wars

We’ve Seen the Trump Phenomenon Before

Why Donald Trump? That’s the big question the stunned Republican establishment, America’s worried allies, and his frazzled Democratic opponents are asking.<p>But here’s the better question: Why did it take someone like Mr. Trump so long to show up and threaten to upend the nation’s political …

Emilia Clarke Is Really Excited About the Penis We Saw on Game of Thrones This Week

Junk equality!<p>Emilia Clarke has longed for a time men and women can be naked on <i>Game of Thrones</i> equally. "I feel like there's a little bit of inequality between the amount of nudity that happens with women—this woman in particular—and that happens with the other guys," Clarke told James Corden in …

Emilia Clarke

Sanders wins greater say in Democratic platform; names pro-Palestinian activist

Sen. Bernie Sanders was given unprecedented say over the Democratic Party platform Monday in a move party leaders hope will soothe a bitter split with backers of the longshot challenger to Hillary Clinton — and Sanders immediately used his new power to name a well-known advocate for Palestinian …

Bernie Sanders

Trump escalates attack on Bill Clinton

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is reviving some of the ugliest political chapters of the 1990s with escalating personal attacks on Bill Clinton’s character, part of a concerted effort to smother Hillary Clinton’s campaign message with the weight of decades of controversy.<p>Trump’s …

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Preview of Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor #2.10

<b>Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor #2.10</b> is out this coming Wednesday, and we have a preview of the issue for you here…<p><i>The Doctor, Gabby and Cindy land in</i> …

Doctor Who

How to Make Enough Money to Live Your Passion

If you identify yourself as a “creative type”, chances are you may think the nitty-gritty of business building isn’t for you. Your work should speak for itself. The money should just flow in from that. You just want to do the creative stuff and have someone else take care of the rest.<p>I’ve …

Money

You’re wasting money if you use a modem from your cable company — here’s a cheap replacement

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>We’ve said it before, but it always bears repeating: There’s a good chance you’re throwing money away if you rent a cable modem from …

Amazon

How to Get Rid of Practically Anything

Around the House<p><b>Appliances:</b> When you buy a large appliance, most retailers will haul away the old one. ApplianceSmart.com, Best Buy, Sears, and some …

Recycling

Quick Thoughts on Evernote and the Competition

My Evernote Premium subscription just ran out, so it has come time for me to reconsider whether or not to continue using the service. Evernote hasn’t made any mis-steps recently, and I’ve actually found it quite useful at work.<p>Evernote Plus costs $30 USD per year, and would give me the offline …

Evernote

13 Awesome paid iPhone apps on sale for free for a limited time – Page 2

<b>Inbox by Gmail</b><p><b>FREE</b><p>Your email inbox should help you live and work better, but instead it often buries the important stuff and creates more stress than …

iPhone

Best voice recording apps for iPhone and iPad

Students who record lectures, business users who record meetings, or an aspiring artist who records ideas on the go. There are many different people …

iPhone

Why Conservatives Should Vote for Hillary Clinton

Recall the lessons of the New Deal.<p>Republican unifiers warn that if Democrats capture the presidency, and, even more ominously, the Senate, the legislative and political mischief they will propagate may pale in comparison to the more lasting damage progressives could inflict on the judiciary. If …

Elections