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Trump’s Corruption of the American Republic

President Trump’s most significant, and ominous, achievement in his first year in office is the corruption of the Republic. I don’t mean that he has succeeded in destroying the checks and balances on which American freedom rests. I mean that he has so soiled the discourse that a kind of numbness …

Donald Trump

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How Online Shopping Makes Suckers of Us All

Will you pay more for those shoes before 7 p.m.? Would the price tag be different if you lived in the suburbs? Standard prices and simple discounts are giving way to far more exotic strategies, designed to extract every last dollar from the consumer.<p>As Christmas approached in 2015, the price of …


NASA’s Operation IceBridge in Pictures


It's the Golden Age of Climate Denial

In Trump's America, more CO2 in the atmosphere is actually good.<p>On the Friday afternoon of this year's Conservative Political Action Conference, inside the hulking Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, a pair of men besuited in various shades of olive and brown …


Camel Crossing Near Abu Dhabi: Pictures


Things are sunny and seductive in the next SI Swimsuit 2016 sneak peek!

It's been five weeks since the last SI Swimsuit 2016 teaser, but rest assured, we've hardly been slacking off. And as we continue to jet set around …

Jimmy Fallon reveals he's haunted by his flip cup game with Kate Upton

Is Jimmy Fallon a sore loser?<p>When Kate Upton turned up as a guest on <i>The Tonight Show</i> last week, we were all reminded of this hilarious game of flip …

Kate Upton

The death and life of the great British pub

Across the country, pubs are being shuttered at an alarming rate – scooped up by developers and ransacked for profit – changing the face of neighbourhoods and turning our beloved locals into estate agents, betting shops, and luxury flats. This is the story of how one pub fought back<p>The Murphy …


Slow Cooker French Onion Soup Recipe - Genius Kitchen

Over medium heat sauté the onion in butter until soft and translucent and caramel colour. Make this in 3 batches.<p>Place onions in slow cooker.<p>Deglaze …

Here are all the commercials that ran during the Super Bowl, in order

There were some clear stand-outs, and a few ads t hat didn't go down too well with the tens of millions of viewers watching the game.<p>There were 71 national ads in total (Many more ads aired during the game, but these were bought on a regional — and far cheaper — basis.) Re-watch your favorites.


AM980 News (CFPL AM)

25 mins ago<p>The London Knights won for the fifth time in eight days as different players continue to contribute heading toward the playoffs. Continue …


5 Secrets to a Happy Retirement

Sure, a fat nest egg and good health help. But there are less obvious ways to make sure your post-work life is a happy one.<p>Retirement ought to be a …


The Rise of Awesome Milk Chocolate

White wine, light roast coffee, and milk chocolate walk into a bar.<p>There's no punch line here; just three underappreciated edibles commiserating about their feelings of inadequacy. You see, somewhere along the way, our culture dismissed milk chocolate as kid's stuff, relegated to cheap bunny …