Omar Gonzalez

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Cops’ last hope at credibility: Why an American crisis is teetering on the edge

<b>Jeffrey Follmer, Andrew Hawkins (MSNBC/AP/Tony Dejak/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Police are killing unarmed teens, and demanding apologies from critics. Here’s the only way they will ever change<p>Katie McDonough<p>December 18, 2014 1:30pm (UTC)<p>“We’re not apologizing to anybody.” This is how Cleveland police …

Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio humiliate themselves on Cuba: Inside their Guantánamo hypocrisy

<b>(Reuters/Adrees Latif/Jason Reed)</b><p>Do these guys have any self-awareness? Here’s why their talk about human rights and Cuba is so hollow — and ironic<p>Heather Digby Parton<p>December 18, 2014 8:37pm (UTC)<p>It was heartwarming to see so many right-wing Republicans jump to defend the concept of human rights …

Build an Epic Holiday Eggnog Bar Because You Can and Should

Now go forth and 'nog your way to holiday party host of the year.<p>Coquito. Rompope. Biblia con pisco: The silky, calorie-laden beverage you probably know as eggnog has many global incarnations.<p>Eggnog originally descended from posset, a hot British cocktail made with eggs, milk and ale. "Nog" is old …

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Blogs | Food & Wine

They're just doing their best!<p>Wolfdown, Bites & Bashes, and Makani go beyond traditional bulgogi and bo ssam.<p>The company says plastic straws will be …

Salty, Deep-Dark Chocolate Brownies

369<p>44<p>When I was in Brooklyn a few months back doing a booksigning with the lovely folks from The Brooklyn Kitchen, a friendly woman came up to me …

Cheeseburger Soup

With just a handful of everyday ingredients, you'll have a delicious dinner on the table that is perfect for a cool evening!<p><i>This cheeseburger soup recipe has all the flavors of your favorite burger in a bowl of soup!</i><p>"Mom, what's for dinner?"<p>Seriously. How many times have I heard that in my life? …

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5 Chef Upgrades for Mushroom Risotto

Here are five ways chefs make mushroom risotto even more delicious.<p>This straightforward dish doesn’t have to be. Here, five ways chefs make mushroom …

Grand Theft Auto 5, Australian culture, and how the American press misses the point

The decision to remove <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> from the shelves of Target and K-Mart stores in Australia caused quite the reaction, especially in the American gaming press.<p>The move was discussed, argued over and written about, but the act itself took place in Australia, and reflects Australian culture …

Kitchen Sink Chili | Chili recipe

Hi Guys! Today we have somewhat of the “ultimate” chili for you all today! I’m calling it the “kitchen sink” chili because there’s really just A LOT …

Egg Nog Coffee Cake | Mandy's Recipe Box

Eggnog Coffee Cake<p>Cook time<p>35 mins<p>Total time<p>35 mins<p>Author: Mandy Bird<p>: Breakfast<p>Serves: 12-15<p>Ingredients<p><b>Eggnog Coffee Cake</b><br>• 1 cup granulated sugar<br>• ½ cup …

Cooking Breakfast For A Crowd? Take The Easy Route And Make This Delicious French Toast Loaf!

Everyone loves a good French toast breakfast, but it’s kind of a drag waiting for each individual piece to cook; while one person gets to dig in, …

How To Make Perfectly Fluffy Mashed Potatoes

Attention all aspiring foodies. If your mashed potato resembles something that's a little more papier-mâché than creamy goodness, then listen …

Skillet Steak Recipe

Ingredients<p>4 beef tenderloin fillets, cut 2 inches thick<br>• 1½ teaspoons kosher salt, divided<br>• 1 teaspoon ground black pepper, divided<br>• 1 cup butter<br>• 2 …

Bananas Foster Bread Pudding ⋆ Real Housemoms

Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Coat a 9-inch x 13-inch baking dish with non-stick cooking spray.<p>Place bread pieces in a large mixing bowl; set aside.<p>In …

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Pepperjack Bacon Mac n’ Cheese

Ingredients<p>12 ounces macaroni elbows<br>• 8 slices bacon, cooked til crispy and crumbled<br>• ½ white onion, diced<br>• ½ cup red pepper, diced<br>• 1 jalapeño, seeded and …

What is Kill Strain for PlayStation 4?

Sony San Diego unveiled <i>Kill Strain</i> at its PlayStation Experience this weekend, but didn't provide much detail on the PlayStation 4 game, other than to say it's a free-to-play, top-down action game with an unusual five-against-two-against-five competitive structure. Sony brought a playable version …

Uncharted 4 will star the two biggest actors in video games

The <i>Uncharted 4: A Thief's End</i> gameplay trailer ended with a surprise reveal this weekend at the PlayStation Experience, but what we saw was only half the story.<p>Voice actor Nolan North will continue wisecracking as the series' consummate protagonist, Nathan Drake, who we now know isn't an only …

What Vietnamese Coffee Culture Gets Right, Beyond Sweetened Condensed Milk

It's not just about the sweetened condensed milk.<p>Vietnamese coffee is famous for its sweetened condensed milk, as it should be. Thick, dreamy and yes, incredibly sugary, sweetened condensed milk is the perfect counterbalance for the incredibly strong, dark-roasted Vietnamese coffee. If you're …

XCOM: Enemy Within for mobile closes the gap between smartphone and PC gaming

<i>XCOM: Enemy Within</i> goes mobile on Thursday, delivering a home gaming experience to smartphones and tablets for $12.99.<p>Following in the footsteps of the mobile port of <i>Enemy Unknown</i>, <i>XCOM: Enemy Within</i> is a perfect experience for touch devices. Having spent about a week with the game, I'm surprised at …

Marvel details nine comic book movies including Infinity War two-parter

Marvel Studios today announced and detailed nine films from a slew of comic book properties, filling out their movie lineup into 2019. Check out this StoryStream for a full run down of everything we know so far on the upcoming movies.

Sony's big PS4 update coming tomorrow with Share Play, themes, and YouTube

One year into the PS4 and Xbox One war, Sony has been lagging far behind Microsoft in bringing new software updates to its console. But it's finally delivering a big one tomorrow: version 2.0 of the PlayStation 4 firmware is coming, and with it we'll see the introduction of some major new …

Destiny's post-Level 20 features and systems explained

<i>Destiny</i> doesn't come to a screeching halt after you hit the "soft" player level cap at Level 20. There's a bunch of new systems and activities for you to take part in, and a new equipment attribute for you to focus on — one that can potentially increase your rank well beyond that limit. Those …

Destiny's 'Queen's Wrath' event is live, here's how to get some new legendaries

<i>Destiny</i>'s first timed event — a package of new bounties, quests and rare loot titled <i>The Queen's Wrath</i> — kicked off this morning, and will continue until October 6. Guardians who are sufficiently geared up can take on challenges to curry favor with a new faction, and purchase and find new legendary …

Destiny: Xur's Location and Goodies in the Tower - IGN Plays - IGN Video

Destin and Alfredo are back playing Destiny, but this time they've hoarded some sweet loot and buy some goodies from Xur for 10/3/2014!

Destiny players already found an epic new 'loot cave'

<i>Destiny</i> has a new exploit and the good folks at YouTube's PS4Trophies will show you how to find it.<p>The most recent patch to Bungie's <i>Destiny</i> removed access to an exploit known as the "loot cave," a deep, dark hole in the game world where easily defeated enemies spawn and drop fantastic gear.<p>The most …

Sony's Project Morpheus brings virtual reality to mainstream console gaming

After 30 years in the geek wilderness, virtual reality entertainment is suddenly being taken extremely seriously.<p>In March, the independent manufacturer of a forthcoming VR gaming headset, the Oculus Rift, was bought by Facebook for $2bn. Later that month, Brendan Iribe, the Oculus CEO, claimed that …

GOP vote scheme finally imploding: Why the end may be here

<b>Scott Walker, Rick Perry (Reuters/Jonathan Ernst/AP/Reed Saxon)</b><p>From landmark ruling in Wisconsin, to new signs from top Republicans in other states, a shameful ploy may unravel<p>Brad Friedman<p>May 12, 2014 3:00pm (UTC)<p>This post originally appeared on The BRAD BLOG.<p>Just over a week ago, The BRAD BLOG's …

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