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See the Original Concept Art for Frozen

Entertainment<p>Search<p>spaceYou Can See an Incredible View of the Moon and Jupiter Tonight. Here’s How<p>MilitarySexual Assault Reports in the Military Rose …

Playful Celebrity Portraits Show Off the Goofy Sides of A-List Stars

When we think of Hollywood royalty, often the picture that comes to mind is gorgeous and airbrushed to the extreme. London- and New York-based photographer Andy Gotts, however, takes a different approach with his celebrity portraits, which are often bursting with spontaneity and humor. Both playful …

Room temp or refrigerate? 14 foods to always store in the fridge

This helpful guide will let you quickly determine how to store some of your most used foods to optimize freshness.<p>To store in the fridge or not? That is the question most of us ask about several common kitchen items and leftovers.<p>Don't feel foolish if you frequently wind up stumped — so do the rest …

20 Excellent IKEA Hacks You Should Try

Make sure your home doesn't look like everyone else's by using some DIY know-how and hacks like these—and even more at IKEAhackers.net.<p>1. Coffee …

Bruce Lee

The top 14 MoJo longreads of 2014.

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>https://www.motherjones.com/media/2014/12/top-14-mojo-longreads-2014-2/<p>article<p>A …

I got slimed by Rush: The real story of how Stephen Colbert schooled Limbaugh on U.S. history, patriotism

<b>(Reuters/Kevin Lamarque/AP/J. Scott Applewhite/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Rush attacked my Salon piece, dismissed me as “professorette” — and got facts so wrong, he made my point stronger<p>Sophia A. McClennen<p>December 24, 2014 10:04pm (UTC)<p>There seems little doubt that nuance, subtle thinking and critical …

The Bay Area’s Best Beach Hikes

Saying that this is beach weather is probably taking it a bit too far, but we're gonna do it anyway. Here are our favorites.<p><b>A Hidden Gem Near Santa</b> …

DIY Paper ‘Star Wars’ Snowflakes For the Holiday Season

Paso Robles, California-based graphic designer, father, and geek Anthony Herrera has created a new series of DIY paper <i>Star Wars</i> snowflake designs for …

This Is What Thanksgiving Looked Like 100 Years Ago

Today, when we dream of Thanksgiving feasts, we envision impossibly overstuffed turkeys, Macy's Day parade crowds and daunting lines queuing up on retail blocks across the country. It's a far cry from the masked balls, costume processions and penny scrambles that dominated fall festivities 100 …

A week in San Francisco with the Fuji X100s

<i>(The quintessential San Francisco view. The pyramid building, Coit Tower, Alcatraz, and of course Fog)</i><p>Three weeks ago today I returned from San …

32 Genius Recipes for Thanksgiving

It's not too late to give this year's Thanksgiving menu a little genius boost. You can still take measures to save your turkey from overcooking, just by sprinkling salt on it ahead (peek at the 300+ comments and you'll see that this simple move will give you the best turkey you've ever tasted—even …

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Pallet Coffee Table With Lifting Top and Landing Gear

Introduction: Pallet Coffee Table With Lifting Top and Landing Gear<p>First Prize in the<br>First Time Author Challenge<p>View Contest<p>Fourth Prize in the<br>Wood …

The 100 Greatest Innovations Of The Year

Popular Science's Best Of What's New Awards, all in one place<p>Each year, <i>Popular Science</i> picks the 100 greatest new innovations in technology to feature in our Best Of What's New issue. Discover the most exciting developments in consumer gadgets, sustainability, medicine, automobiles and more.<p>Follow …

7 Thanksgiving Desserts That Are Way Better Than Pie

<b>1. Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust & Caramel Sauce</b><p>Pumpkin pie is always expected at Thanksgiving, but why not shake things up and make a pumpkin cheesecake instead? This 5-star recipe is the ultimate sweet ending to your Thanksgiving feast -- and no one will miss that tired ol' pumpkin …

Holiday Gift Guide 2017 - CNET

Robots, games, tablets and everything else you should consider.<p>18 Gifts<p>These are the best wireless -- and a few wired -- headphones to choose from this holiday season.<p>40 Gifts

Make these 'Star Wars' gingerbread cookies, you will

Invite Darth Vader, Yoda, Chewbacca, C-3PO and Boba Fett to your next holiday party, cookie swap or family gathering by using these fun "Star Wars" cookie cutters from ThinkGeek.<p>The officially licensed "Star Wars" cookie cutter set comes with six designs, including Darth Vader, Boba Fett, …

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Greil Marcus Talks About Trying to Unlock Rock and Roll in 10 Songs

Challenged to write a history of rock and roll, the revered critic naturally went at it his own way, picking songs that each somehow summed up rock, …

11 Desserts to Make for a Thanksgiving Potluck (Other Than Pie)

This Thanksgiving, let someone else bring the pumpkin pie to dinner.<p>This Thanksgiving, let someone else bring the pumpkin pie to dinner. From silky …

Sodium Citrate Will Turn A Block Of Cheese Into The Creamiest Nacho Sauce Ever. Get Some.

There will be a nacho cheese fountain at my wedding reception someday. <i>(If a wedding never happens, this is a formal request that there</i> at least <i>be one at my funeral.)</i> Knowing this, you should now understand that the importance of nacho cheese in my life is paramount. So heed my advice: Sodium …

Camp like the Avengers with wearable superhero sleeping bags

Out all night protecting unsuspecting citizens from the likes of Loki (or perhaps Bigfoot)? Even Spider-Man needs to relax after spending all day swinging from building to tree to campsite. Now you can suit up as your favorite Marvel superhero and get a good night's snooze in the great outdoors …

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11 Sexting Acronyms From the 1930s

Sexting didn’t start with smartphones.<p>Abbreviating conversational phrases with acronyms isn’t unique to this decade or even this millennium. Friends …

Relive The 'Blood Moon' With These Dazzling Lunar Eclipse Photos

Skywatchers were treated to the second -- and final -- "blood moon" of the year early Wednesday, Oct. 8, and it was quite a show (scroll down for some dazzling photos).<p>A "blood moon" occurs when the reddish hue from a sunset or sunrise reflects onto the moon's surface during a full lunar eclipse, …

“When that cop killed Michael Brown, and when George Zimmerman killed Trayvon Martin, they were killing Barack Obama”

Greil Marcus explains why the sick new American racism is only getting worse, and explores his brilliant new book<p>Greil Marcus is a critic of music and culture who has helped redefine the job description. Known for his books like “Mystery Train,” “Lipstick Traces” and “The Old, Weird America” (on …

Sen. Bernie Sanders’ Office Responds to the Unearthing of His Epic Folk Album

Vermont’s junior senator—a possible presidential hopeful—released an album of folk covers in the 1980s, and it’s incredible.<p>Bernie Sanders—the …

Want a cool Hot Wheels display? Head to the junkyard

Stylish and practical, just like a 1975 Chevy.<p>Ben Chapman just came up with a way to rile your landlord and display your Hot Wheels for the world to see. Start with one grille from a 1973-1977 Chevrolet pickup truck, screw that sucker to the wall and fill the empty squares with die-cast goodies. If …

24 free things to do in San Francisco

Contrary to what you might expect from such a well known, tourist-heavy city, San Francisco quietly delivers a lot for the money. Many of its hotels offer comfort and location for a third of the cost of a comparable New York or London hotel; public transit is part of the fun (cheaper Market Street …

The 55 Essential Movies Your Child Must See (Before Turning 13)

20th Century Fox[/caption]<p>There are people out there who have never seen <i>The Princess Bride</i>. They walk among us, holding down jobs, contributing to …

Tardis Run board game is bigger on the inside

A few Doctor Who-themed board games have made the rounds over the last few years, but sometimes it's the fans who come up with the most interesting stuff. Case in point is Tardis Run, created by Whovian Joseph Larson of Cymons Designs.<p>The game is contained in a 3D-printed Tardis that unfolds to …

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NFL Regression Party! Which Teams Will Disappoint Us This Year?

One of my favorite traditions every year in football is regression season. It’s those three or four weeks in August where everyone’s quoting DVOA and …

One Photo Sums Up The Incredible Transformation Of The Protests In Ferguson, Missouri

The protests were often tense, as heavily armed police with rifles, body armor, and gas masks squared off against a large crowd of demonstrators chanting and marching. Some, as St. Louis Post-Dispatch's David Carson observed, threw rocks, bottles, and Molotov cocktails.<p>On Wednesday, police officers …