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Bannon says he’s a Leninist: that could explain the White House’s new tactics

Stephen Bannon, President Trump’s chief political strategist and, after Trump, the most powerful man in Washington, once declared proudly: “I am a Leninist.” He was talking to a New York university academic who had written extensively on communism and the former Soviet Union. “What on earth do you …

Donald Trump

7 Online Classes That Will Make You Smarter and More Interesting

Since massive open online courses, known as MOOCs, exploded on the higher education scene, they've increased the breadth and access of classes in a variety of disciplines.<p>Websites like Coursera and edX have leveled the playing field, allowing curious students from around the world to explore …

Education

How Scientology almost ruined Tom Cruise’s career and 'Mission: Impossible' saved it

In an announcement unprecedented by the head of a major conglomerate, the chairman of Viacom, Sumner Redstone, publicly ripped into the star, who at the time was one of the most profitable at Viacom's movie studio, Paramount Pictures.<p>"We don't think that someone who effectuates creative suicide and …

Movies

Pilfering Office Supplies Can Mean Tax Evasion & Prison

The IRS wants you to report <i>everything</i> correctly, and that means everything. It is one reason that seemingly innocuous slips of paper like Forms 1099 are so important. Everyone is matched to your Social Security Number. Surprisingly, though, if you are missing a form 1099, you shouldn’t ask for …

Corruption

Android Phones Are Leaking Valuable Information, Here's How To Stop Them

In a Reddit post a user called Gooz announces his new Android app. Its goal is simple: to stop Google's Android leaking information to anyone who cares to probe for it. Gooz’s real name is Bram Bonné and he’s given a TEDx talk about the problems with Android giving over data that enables almost …

Information Systems

The 5 Biggest Mistakes You Make When Painting Furniture

Improve a less-than-stellar piece with paint, patience, and my tricks. I had the oops moments; now you can learn from them.<p>There's no shortage of tutorials about painting furniture online. And I've used a lot of them to paint dressers, console tables, chairs, mirrors, and more. But I have found …

How extreme fear shapes what we remember

Many of us will experience a significant trauma in our lives, says Lesley Evans Ogden. Yet could there be ways to avoid reliving the memories?<p>It was no ordinary honeymoon. After boarding their flight in Canada on the evening of 23 August 2001, newlyweds Margaret McKinnon and her husband were …

The Brain

Alfajores Are The Best Cookie You've Never Heard Of

It's no secret that we here at HuffPost Taste have a bit of a sweet tooth. We relentlessly put together one dessert round-up after another (ahem, like this collection of 100 chocolate recipes or this one of the best flourless cakes). We discover bakeries we love, and then obsess about them …

Rick Rubin Details Frenzied Mixing of Kanye/McCartney Collaboration 'Only One'

After the hectic, deadline-riddled sessions that birthed Kanye West's 2013 LP, <i>Yeezus</i>, producer Rick Rubin isn't fazed by the rapper's …

Music

The Box IPO: What Went Wrong The First Time

On March 24, 2014, David Eckstein pushed the button to send the S-1 form for his then-employer, Box, to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The move had come nearly two months after Box had secretly filed and after many weeks more of planning. But the Box brain trust was still blindsided by the …

Venture Capital

How to curb hunger pangs with your mind

There may be a simple way to lose weight using only the power of thought. You just have to know how, says David Robson.<p>Eric Robinson has a surprising tool for weight loss. It’s something we all have, but perhaps don’t use it as much as we’d like: our memory.<p>Dieters often feel that they are waging …

Nutrition

Why Mercedes Leaves Jersey For Georgia, Toyota Left California For Texas

Taxes aren’t the only reason for these two big auto company moves, but they are a big part of it. And it is something high tax states can address. Already, New Jersey Republicans are calling for tax cuts after Mercedes-Benz’s announced move of its U.S. headquarters to Atlanta. About 1,000 workers …

New Jersey

How Lizard Squad brought down both Sony and Microsoft, and how to help stop them

The secret sauce in Lizard Squad's malicious attack on Xbox Live and PlayStation Network over the Christmas holiday was accomplished using a network of hacked consumer-grade routers, reports Krebsonsecurity.com.<p>Calling the anonymous members of Lizard Squad a "group of young hoodlums," Krebs reports …

5 Ways People Kill Their Career Potential...And May Not Realize It

As researchers who study appreciation and value creation in the workplace, it would be easy for us to write an article about killing career potential (both yours and your coworkers) by being a jerk at work. But, that’s not the only thing that kills potential.<p>We were curious about the opposite of …

CIA Agents Assess: How Real Is ‘Homeland’?

Homeland The TV drama accurately presents the mission, intensity, pace, contradictions and complexity of a CIA station engaged in deadly battle, say …

Inspiration: An Hour-Long Interview with Renowned Portrait Photographer Sandro Miller

Sandro Miller, known simply as Sandro to most of the photography world, is a portrait photographer who has been creating images for over three …

The Best Android Apps From September 2014

From vertical video-killers to location-based tweeting, we covered a lot of ground with new Android apps in September. Here, we sift through the rubble to present you with our selection of the best Google Play newcomers from the past month.<p>Horizon<p>Horizon lets you shoot horizontal videos …

How big data is fueling a new age in space exploration

In 2018, a group of organizations from all of the world will begin construction of the largest radio telescope ever built, the Square Kilometre Array (SKA).<p>With one million square meters of collecting area and enough optical fiber to wrap around the Earth twice, this marvel of modern engineering …

Search

This recipe for The Ultimate Thanksgiving Leftover Grilled Cheese combines leftover turkey and cranberry sauce for a sandwich that’s equal parts …

30 Amazing Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

April is National Grilled Cheese Month and I have 30 amazing grilled cheese sandwich recipes for you, one for every day of the month! Grilled cheese …

Chicken Gyro Grilled Cheese (aka The Gyro Melt)

<b>Prep Time</b>:<p>5 minutes <b>Cook Time</b>:<p>10 minutes <b>Total Time</b>:<p>15 minutes <b>Servings</b>: 1<p>A massive grilled cheese sandwich with all of the flavours of a gyro including …

Adobe Releases Two Experimental iPhone Apps Powered By Photoshop

Fix images and create silly photo mashups with these two new apps.<p>Last month, Adobe announced that it would allow developers to plug their mobile apps into some of Photoshop’s most popular features. Today, Adobe Labs (the experimental arm of Adobe) gives us our first taste of what that looks like …

Video: Capture Slo-Mo Footage on the Cheap with the Casio EX-F1

Who said you have to drop big bucks to have some high-speed fun? Well, it definitely wasn’t Joey Shanks, who recently decided to show the Phantom …

Did You Actually Grow Up In The ’80s?

Can you prove you were raised in the greatest decade to be a kid: the ’80s?!

23 Healthy And Delicious Low-Carb Lunches

WANTED: a yummy, filling meal that won't lead to a 2 p.m. carb crash. Is that so much to ask?

Healthy Eating

31 Healthier Baked Versions Of Fried Foods

Once-baked is the new twice-fried.

Cooking

Slow-Cooker Mexican Beef With Lime Crema and Pinto Beans Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients3 pounds boneless bottom round or chuck roast (in one whole piece)Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper3 cloves garlic, minced (about 1 tablespoon)1 large onion, chopped (about 1 1/2 cups)1 or 2 jalapeño peppers, finely chopped1 cup dried pinto beans, …

New Music: Joey Badass, Dyemond Lewis & A La Sole “Sol Luna”

The Pro Era collective are readying the release of their <i>Seccs Tap.e Part.2</i>, coming on Valentine’s Day. Before that arrives in two months, the crew …