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Beet Wellington—Or How to Wellington Anything

As I prepared to write this article, I’ll admit I wasn’t entirely surprised by the reactions I received when I used the word “Wellington.” It was usually met with sharp breaths, even shock, as well as a bit of appetite-inducing admiration. This is one of those dishes—old fashioned/classic, to be …

Baking

These Cabins Tucked In The Canadian Backcountry Are The Perfect Wilderness Retreat

Cabinscape Houses In Ontario<p>Posted in Living<p>The log cabin is an emblem of trailblazing through the unknown. Since the frontier days, log cabins have …

Trails

Meat Pie Recipe

"This pie is delicious! I got the recipe from my husband's mother. She is French so I believe this is a French Meat Pie. Beef, pork, and potato are …

Food

Investigation into Hillary Clinton far less zealous than Mueller probe: Kennedy

A group of 11 GOP lawmakers have written a letter demanding parity in dueling investigations that they claim have "dissimilar degrees of zealousness."<p>It's pretty obvious the Hillary Clinton server investigation ranked low on the zealousy scale, it hummed around a 2, or be passive but look busy.<p>The …

Government

Beer-Battered Chicken Nuggets Will Ruin You For All Others

It’s the 1950s. We’re in New York, upstate, Cornell University, some building, downstairs, in the basement. Dr. Robert Baker is running a poultry lab. As <b>Time</b> described it decades later: “Foreseeing the revolutionary possibility of processed foods, which were already reaping big dividends for pork …

Cooking

Outrage as California prof calls Barbara Bush 'amazing racist' and says she's happy 'witch is dead'

A university professor in California has sparked a social media uproar after calling former first lady Barbara Bush an “amazing racist” who raised a “war criminal,” and saying she’s “happy the witch is dead.”<p>Randa Jarrar, an author and professor in the English department at California State …

War Crimes

Eufy debuts new EverCam security camera with 365-day battery life, facial recognition, more

The folks over Anker make some of our favorite smartphone accessories on the market. And when the company launched its sister-brand Eufy last fall, the same quality we’ve come to expect from Anker carried over into its lineup of smart home accessories. Today, Eufy has announced the latest addition …

Smart Homes

Boy unearths treasure of the Danish king Bluetooth in Germany

Discovery by a 13-year-old and an amateur archaeologist leads to hoard linked to king who brought Christianity to Denmark<p>A 13-year-old boy and an amateur archaeologist have unearthed a “significant” trove in Germany which may have belonged to the Danish king Harald Bluetooth who brought …

Archaeology

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment

Giving You the <b>FREEDOM TO SLEEP</b> <i>Like Everyone Else</i><p>Discover Inspire, a breakthrough sleep apnea treatment that works inside your body with your natural …

Sleep

These Insane Space-Saving Bags Are an Overpacker's Dream — and Only $17 on Amazon

I'm guilty. . . I'm one of those people who fills my suitcase to the brim and can barely close it. A few years ago, I was moving abroad and had to pack up my whole life into just a few suitcases. A friend recommended I try using The Chestnut Travel Space Saver Storage Bags ($17). Not only did they …

Shopping

New App Lets You Bid on Unsold Airline Seats at the Last Minute

A new startup is here to reward spontaneous travelers who like to plan trips on a whim, as well as procrastinators who tend to purchase their airline …

Apps

Take the Most Beautiful Train Ride in the U.S. for $97

If you want to see the best of the west coast, take a train.<p>Disembarking from Seattle, Washington and running all the way to Los Angeles, California, …

Trains

25 Spicy Recipes to Add Flavor to Your Kitchen

While winter makes us crave savory, carb-filled meals, the warmer weather always gets our mouths watering for some spice to make things more …

Cooking

Felicity Cloake’s masterclass: a mayonnaise recipe

With a few exceptions, commercial mayonnaise is to homemade as processed cheese is to mature cheddar – convenient, but hard to get excited about. Proper mayo, gently wobbly and yolk-yellow, is a quite different beast: too good to hide away in a sandwich, it deserves to be the star of the show, …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Tourtiere (French Canadian Meat Pie) Recipe

"This French Canadian meat pie is hearty, satisfying, and easy to make so it's a great choice for a holiday main course. Visually impressive, …

Food

Cheap, Safe, and Incredibly Effective Homemade Lawn Food

<i>This post may contain affiliate links. These help support this website.</i><p>I am excited to share this post with you today! This is a cheap, easy and very …

Gardening

London's Mayor Declares Intense New 'Knife Control' Policies To Stop Epidemic Of Stabbings

An epidemic of stabbings and acid attacks in London has gotten so bad that London mayor Sadiq Khan is announcing broad new "knife control" policies …

Extremism

VIDEO: Video Released Of Cops Saving Family In Middle Of Gunfight

The Volusia County Sheriff's Office released the full bodycam footage from the gunfight.

Grilled Skirt Steak with Homemade Asian Barbeque Marinade Recipe

"The problem with bottled sauces and marinades is that the only words you recognize on the ingredients list are ‘high fructose corn syrup,' and …

BBQ

The aftermath of a consent decree designed to limit proactive policing

By ALADS Board of DirectorsThis article is reprinted with permission from the Association for Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs (ALADS)Against the backdrop …

Policing

7 Things You Should Never Say to Someone With Anxiety

Your intentions might be good, but these statements could make things worse.<p>“Yeah, I’m anxious too.”<p>On one hand, this is true. “Fear and anxiety are …

Self-help

Wounded Army Vet's Fiery Response To David Hogg Goes Viral

In a viral response to student activist David Hogg, wounded army veteran Derek Weida empathizes with the Parkland student, talks about gun culture in …

Gun Control

Inside Josef Fritzl's dungeon: We visit cellar where daughter was kept as sex slave for 24 years

Standing in the cellar of Josef ­Fritzl ’s House of Horrors, ­memories of the monster who shocked the world still send a shiver down the spine.<p>It was …

Dominican Republic

Army Auctioning Decommissioned Humvees to Public, Prices Start at $10K

So you’re <i>that</i> guy. The guy who has everything. And by everything, we mean a thousand-acre ranch <i>and</i> your own island. Even so, we bet you don’t have one of these: a genuine, Department of Defense–issue Humvee.<p>We’re not talking about one of those pansy-ass, chrome-wheeled, civilian-grade AM General H1 …

Military

23 Creepy True Crime Stories That'll Make You Gasp, "Oh My God"

Warning: includes details some readers may find disturbing.<p><i>WARNING: The following contains highly disturbing content. Please continue at your own discretion.</i>

Crime

Yotam Ottolenghi’s chicken recipes

In my house, where the children forever negotiate what they’ll be given at mealtimes while the grownups keep pledging (in vain, obviously), “I’m not getting into this conversation”, chicken is the one food that unifies the family ranks. It appears on our table in endless configurations, the simple …

Onions

Kung Pao Chicken Recipe

"Spicy chicken with peanuts, similar to what is served in Chinese restaurants. It is easy to make, and you can be as sloppy with the measurements as …

Food & Dining

Check out this tiny Navy SEAL survival kit

If there's one group in the military that's trained to survive in the most horrible conditions known to man, it's the U.S. Navy SEALs.<p>From the icy Arctic to humid jungles, SEALs are prepared for any kind of fight against the enemy at a moment's notice.<p>Sometimes, missions don't go as planned, so …

Military

This Camp Grill Is Also a Smoker, a Stove, an Oven and a Water Boiler

What if a grill could accomplish literally everything your home kitchen can? The Aquaforno II almost gets there.<p>Already well over twice its …

BBQ