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Alanis Morissette’s Jagged Little Pill was a powerful, DIY feminist statement

<i>In We’re No. 1,</i> The A.V. Club <i>examines a song that went to No. 1 on the</i> Billboard <i>charts to get to the heart of what it means to be popular in pop</i> …

Crispy Baked Curly Fries

<i>Want to know the key to the perfect crispy baked curly fries? A spiralizer and the best olive oil,Spectrum Naturals®! I was given a free bottle and</i> …

“Outlander” shows full male nudity — and laughs in the face of rape

So, that happened: A penis on TV and a surprisingly revolutionary treatment of sexual violence and male entitlement<p>Last night’s episode of “Outlander” features a flashback where a sadist tries to rape a woman but can’t get it up. The audience is treated to a shot of his uncut, un-erect penis as he …

Buy Organic Grass Fed Indian Ghee from Pure Indian Foods

Grass Fed Organic Ghee: A Healthy Alternative to Butter<p>Our organic Indian ghee is made using grass fed cow's milk. We don't add salt, preservatives, …

Ice Cream

Detox your kitchen and GLOW with health this summer

Detox your kitchen and GLOW with health: Want to look slim AND healthy this summer? It's not you that needs a detox - it's what's in your fridge and …

Food

Citizen Kane and the meaning of Rosebud

S<i>pitting Image</i> once made a joke about Orson Welles – that he lived his life in reverse. The idea, effectively, is that Welles started life as a fat actor who got his first break doing TV commercials for wine, moved on to bigger character roles as fat men, but used his fees to help finance indie …

Charisma

Pioneering book by nutritionist Amelia Freer reveals steps to looking fab

The summer glow diet: Pioneering book by nutritionist the stars swear by reveals the simple steps to looking and feeling fab<p>She's the nutritional …

Weight Loss

You can't 'outrun' obesity: Study says exercise doesn't help weight loss

LONDON — A team of British cardiologists have said it's time to "bust the myth" that regular exercise tackles obesity.<p>The strongly-worded editorial …

Our 10 best spring recipes

Radishes with whipped goat’s cheese<p>Crunchy blushing radishes served with a whipped-up froth of the creamiest of cheeses – fresh and sharp in equal parts.<p>Serves 4<b><br>250g fresh goat’s cheese</b><b><br>1½ tbsp olive oil</b><p>To serve<b><br>6 large radishes</b><b><br>Crispbread crackers, or toasted pumpernickel or rye bread</b><p><b>1</b> Whip the …

Afternoon Tea

Nigel Slater’s chickpea recipes

I made a cracking stuffing for a roast lamb belly the other day, with creamed chickpeas, caramelised garlic and rosemary. The stuffing’s texture, fluffy and soft like a Mr Whippy ice cream, also had whole chickpeas folded through it. It certainly beat sage and onion.<p>As the lamb roasted in its tin, …

Chickpeas

Where in the world do you get the cheapest iPhone 6 or pair of Adidas trainers?

Where in the world do you get the cheapest haircut or the cheapest weekend break?<p>An annual survey from Deutsche Bank that compares purchasing power across countries, similar to the Economist’s Big Mac index, found that shopping in Europe and Japan has become a lot cheaper in the past year, while …

Kuala Lumpur

Hummus

(Chick-Pea Dip with Parsley and Pine Nuts)

Parsley

10 spectacular rail journeys … that you’ve probably never heard of

Tren de la Libertad, Ecuador<p>Ecuador’s Train of Freedom travels between Otavalo, Ibarra and Salinas in the northern part of the country. Recently renovated, the line passes through the Chota valley, along narrow mountain ledges, hair-raising bridges and lengthy tunnels and offers a gentle ride …

Trains

Lazy Cleaning Tricks for a Spotless Home

Struggling to find the time -- nay, the motivation -- to get all your chores done? Well, you might want to sit down for this news: You can get it all done hardly using any energy at all and <i>without</i> sacrificing any of your home's cleanliness. Read on for several effortless ways to keep your space …

How to Fix Cracks in Concrete

They are not only a tripping hazard, but cracks in your concrete patio, driveway, or walkway can really compromise the curb appeal of your home. …

Install an Electrical Outlet With Built-in USB Ports

Don't let those bulky USB adapters, like the big box at the end of your iPhone charger, hog your outlet space. Put in a power outlet with USB ports instead. Here's how.<p>I have a whole bunch of devices that are charged via USB, so I'm thinking about installing an electrical outlet with built-in …

30 Things Every Homeowner Should Know How to Do

Not every home's a fixer-upper, but all houses need occasional repairs and maintenance. You'll be able to handle those jobs like a pro if you make …

Home Improvement

5 Bits to Push Your Cordless Drill Into Overdrive

The battery-powered cordless drill/driver is by far the most popular portable power tool ever devised. To get the most out of this versatile tool, you need more than just a few screwdriver tips and drill bits. These capable add-ons are reasonably priced and readily available online or at home …

How To Clean Paint Brushes ~ Tip of the Day

I am going to start something new here. I like to share tips and tricks that make our lives a little easier, but some of those tips seam a little to …

75 Reasons Green Food Is the Best Food

Yes, we compiled 75 recipes in honor of our favorite color of food.<p><b>Sometimes, we just can't get enough green.</b> No, really. So we created this monster slideshow that celebrates our favorite color of food. Break out these recipes on St. Patrick's Day if you want to get really festive.

Cooking

Protein-packed lunches to ease the recovery of lunchtime joggers

There exists a faction of workers known as “runners” who sacrifice most of their lunch break to a jog. You know the type: they slip away, then return a while later, looking suspiciously bright-eyed and rosy-cheeked for a Monday afternoon. They then proceed to tuck into something wholesome as we …

Food

Black, queer, feminist, erased from history: Meet the most important legal scholar you’ve likely never heard of

Ruth Bader Ginsburg is this Supreme Court’s liberal hero, but her work sits on the shoulders of Dr. Pauli Murray<p>Ruth Bader Ginsburg has emerged as the liberal hero of a hopelessly right-wing Supreme Court, a ram in the bush for those of us who look on in horror as the court presides over the …

Invitation To a Beheading

The Thomas Cromwell novels of Hilary Mantel.<p>Anthony Powell, in wise-facetious mood, once quoted an English publisher on how to write “a good Jewish novel”: write a good novel, then change all the names to Jewish ones. The joke came to mind while I was reading Hilary Mantel’s “Bring Up the Bodies” …

How Your Taste Buds Can Help You Lose Weight

It’s no big secret that people have different taste preferences. Some of us gleefully devour arugula salads for lunch, while others won’t touch …

Five ways to improve your brainpower

It used to be thought that the brain was hardwired and that, unlike other organs, it could not repair itself or restore lost functions once damaged or diseased. Now we know that, in fact, the brain is neuroplastic – that activity and mental experience can be used to change the structure of the …

The Brain

10 decadent chocolate dessert recipes for Valentine's Day from around the USA

Nothing says I love you quite like a homemade chocolate dessert. We asked the editors of Edible magazines across the country for their favorite Valentine’s Day chocolate dessert recipes. From rich, spicy hot chocolate to gluten-free ricotta brownies with cherries, these indulgent treats are sure to …

How to fix your cracked iPhone or Samsung phone without leaving the house

You can always take it into the store, but if you don't have a warranty or you're feeling lazy, a nifty startup called iCracked will come to you and repair your broken phone on the spot.<p>You can use iCracked if you have an iPhone, iPad, or Samsung smartphone. You can also choose to sell your phone …

The Nature and Nurture of Genius: The Sweet Illustrated Story of How Henri Matisse’s Childhood Shaped His Creative Legacy

A heartening testament to the nourishing power of parental love in the cultivation of greatness.<p>At 8PM on the last day of 1869, a little boy named Henri entered the world in a gray textile-mill town in the north of France, in a rundown two-room cottage with a leaky roof. He didn’t have much …

Literature