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Detroit's 6 Most Iconic Burgers

Plenty of new and innovative burgers featured on Detroit menus. However, for the classic slider or old-school dive burger, the city offers a few joints that like good cheddar get better with age. They may not be the flashiest, but the following five restaurants are steeped in burger history.<p><i>Which</i> …

Texas

Electric Etudes: U2’s The Edge

<b>Chops:</b> Intermediate <b><br>Theory:</b> Intermediate <b><br>Lesson Overview:</b><br>• Learn how to imply chord progressions with dyads.<br>• Create jangly, melodic rhythm guitar …

Millennials leaving church in droves, study finds

<b>(CNN) —</b> At its core, Christian life is set of sacred traditions linking generations of sacraments and Sunday school lessons, youth ministry morals and family gatherings sanctified by prayer. An unbroken circle, in the words of an old hymn.<p>In modern America, that circle may not be completely shot, …

Religion

3 Note Per String Pentatonic Shred Lick

Check out this 3 note per string pentatonic shred lick by Robert Baker. The way he has laid out the pattern really lends itself to legato playing. …

Guitar

Why you don't need God

<b>(CNN) —</b> It was January 2014 and I was sitting on the beach in Malibu looking out at the seemingly endless Pacific Ocean, ebbing and flowing. I had just begun a personal project of challenging my lifelong assumption that God exists.<p>You see, I had been a Seventh-day Adventist pastor for 19 years. I …

Religion

Jazz Guitar Corner: How to Play Jazzy Jimi Hendrix Chords

As guitarists, many of us are fans of the late, great Jimi Hendrix, who has influenced players in all genres of music, including jazz.While Hendrix …

Will religion ever disappear?

Atheism is on the rise around the world, so does that mean spirituality will soon be a thing of the past? Rachel Nuwer discovers that the answer is far from simple.<p>A growing number of people, millions worldwide, say they believe that life definitively ends at death – that there is no God, no …

Religion

Number of Mass Shootings on the Rise, Most at Schools: FBI Report

The number of shootings in which a gunman wounds or kills multiple people has increased dramatically in recent years, with the majority of attacks in the last decade occurring at a business or a school, according to an FBI report released Wednesday. The study focused on 160 “active shooter …

Jazz Guitar Lessons

Matt Warnock really is the essential modern source for learning jazz guitar in the web 2.0 era. His e-books are an extension of his encyclopedic …

Mozilla's Culture War Is a Bad Model for Business

Last week’s forced resignation of Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich should have sent a shudder through gatherings all over the country. This shudder was felt, …

Religion

Chord Chart

Jazz guitar chords can be complicated, and as a beginner it’s hard to know where to start. Well, this chord chart is a good place to start, it has …

Dominant

After you have worked out some or all of the basic jazz guitar dominant chords, you will be ready to take your harmonic explorations to the next …

Electric Guitar

Increase Picking-Hand Strength and Produce Great-Sounding Sequences

I love playing guitar. I love practicing guitar. Some people find practicing scales and exercises boring; I find it meditative.However, it’s good to …

The Science Behind Man Surviving Underwater for Three Days

How did a man survive underwater for three days without food or water? Turns out an air bubble helps.<p><b>How did a man trapped in the depths of the sea survive for three days in conditions that surely should have killed him?</b><p><b>Turns out that an air bubble was Harrison Okene's savior.</b><p>The Nigerian man had …

SPOILERS!!! Fans react to The Day Of The Doctor | Doctor Who

BBC Latest News - Doctor Who - Steven Moffat on The Night Of The Doctor

Steven Moffat on The Night Of The Doctor<p>The Doctor Who Team<p><i>Question: How did The Night of the Doctor come about?</i><p><i>Steven Moffat:</i> Well, we had our new ‘hidden mystery’ Doctor and I was thinking, what else can we do for our anniversary year… I thought… Why don’t we get Paul McGann in and regenerate him …

Chaplain wants more priests in military

About a quarter of the soldiers in the Army are Catholic, but only about 6% of the Army's chaplains are Catholic priests.<p>NASHVILLE — For 14 years, the Rev. Joel Panzer had a peaceful life as a Catholic priest and school principal in his hometown of Lincoln, Neb.<p>The war on terror changed all that. …

Adventure Photography Tips: Four Tricks to Supercharge Your Photos (3 of 3)

<i>See Tim Kemple’s previous photography tips >></i><p>I remember when I would flip excitedly through magazines to see the next “new,” undiscovered land. Now my Facebook feed is filled with more amazing images in ten minutes than I would see in a lifetime during the film days. Every day I flip through …

Blacks and whites see Zimmerman case differently

More blacks than whites, by a significant margin, are dissatisfied by the Zimmerman verdict.<p>Whites and blacks are divided over the not guilty verdict in the George Zimmerman trial, a survey by the Pew Research Center shows.<p>The poll found that 86% of black people are dissatisfied with Zimmerman's …

Work Smart: Do Your Worst Task First (Or, Eat a Live Frog Every Morning)

Mark Twain famously said that if the first thing you do in the morning is eat a live frog, you can go through the rest of the day knowing the worst is behind you. Your frog is your worst task, and you should do it first thing in the morning.<p>The best work habit you can ever get into is very simple: …

Time Management

Egypt crisis: timeline

Egypt's military-backed interim president dissolved the Islamist-dominated upper house of parliament Friday as supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi took the streets by the tens of thousands, demanding his return. Clashes between pro- and anti-Morsi groups in Cairo and Alexandria, and …

Muslim Brotherhood

Egypt: Coptic priest killed in Sinai

A Christian priest has been shot dead in the northern Sinai in what could be the first sectarian killing since the military overthrow of President …

Hollywood: Gay marriage's best man

Films and TV helped clear a path for acceptance in pop culture.<p>Not long after the Supreme Court ruled in support of gay marriage Wednesday, Ellen DeGeneres tweeted a simple congratulations to "everyone. And I mean everyone." But she could have added: in Hollywood.<p>For while the landmark decision may …

The Ultimate Guide to Travel Apps

Smartphone travel apps may be all the rage, but with so many to choose from, where do you even begin to look? This is your first—and last—stop in the …

New light cast on dark matter

Following the discovery of the Higgs boson, perhaps the most pressing problem in particle physics is to determine the nature of dark matter. The …