Paul Mack

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Beautiful Maps Of Great American Road Trips To Get Your Motor Running

Ah, the road trip – a classic rite of passage. No matter if it’s a haphazard first adventure with college buddies or a post-retirement planned escape onto the open road, there are few better and more liberating sensations than pointing your hood towards the horizon, putting your foot down and …

RVs

The Ultimate Weekend Burger

You’ll need brisket, your favorite cast-iron skillet, Duke’s mayonnaise, and then maybe a nap<p>Only make this burger…<p>If you really, really love your friends.<p>If you have no big plans this weekend (besides holding a spatula in one hand and a cold beer in the other).<p>If you have developed a strong …

BBQ

The Secret to Juicy Grilled Pork Chops Every Time

Have you ever eaten a pork chop that’s oddly reminiscent of shoe rubber? Even if it's swimming in a sauce or covered with an exotic spice rub, …

BBQ

The 10 Shirts Every Man Needs In His Wardrobe

Different types of shirt are better suited to different occasions. These are the 10 must-have button-up styles every rakish gent should have hanging …

Men's Fashion

This Smoked Paprika Brings Out Flavors I Didn’t Know Existed

Spice your chicken to the heavens with this deep red Spanish seasoning.<p>I’m a huge believer in the secret ingredient. You know, the glaze based on a 200-year-old family recipe or the frosting that makes eating cupcakes a religious experience. My little secret comes in the form of a 2.64-ounce tin of …

Flavors

I saw Patrick White as another dead white male. But his writing changed my world

In an excerpt from the Writers on Writers book series, Christos Tsiolkas weighs up the Nobel prize winner’s literary legacy<p>• Sign up to receive the top stories in Australia every day at noon<p>It is 2015 and I am on a panel at the Cheltenham literature festival in England alongside two other …

Nobel Prize

Make This Easy Grilled Chicken with Avocado for Dinner — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

12 Mystery Novels for Fans of Literary Fiction

To celebrate the birthday of Arthur Conan Doyle, we’re writing about all things Sherlockian/ACD today. This list of literary mystery novels is …

Books

This Traditional Cauliflower Recipe Is Perfect to Replace White Rice

Preparation<p>Process fresh cauliflower until it is the size of rice, either using the plain steel blade of your food processor or the shredder blade. …

Food

I tried pasta made from chickpeas that has half the calories of regular wheat noodles — and this stuff is the real deal

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Banza Instagram<p>Have you ever heard someone pose the question, "If you could have anything in the world, what would it be?" and heard the …

Healthy Eating

The Best Chickpeas to Use for Homemade Hummus

And two simple ways to upgrade it.<p>Chances are, you have a container of hummus in your refrigerator right now. And chances are, it’s pre-made from the …

Food

25 Unexpected Ways to Grill Pork

Tired of the same old grilled pork recipe? Fire up the grill! These fresh, flavorful ideas will keep your barbecue pit busy all summer long.<p>My …

Cooking

The Best Pork Chop Recipes for the Busiest Weeknights

Like chicken breasts, pork chops are weeknight wonders. Not only do they cook quickly, but they are also infinitely adaptable. That means you can …

Cooking

12 Modern Books That Will Become Classics, According To People On Reddit

There are certain books that feel almost inherently "classic." <i>To Kill A Mockingbird. Catcher in the Rye. Moby</i> freaking <i>Dick.</i> But do you ever wonder …

Books

A Mother Keeps Wartime Secrets in Michael Ondaatje’s New Novel

Michael Ondaatje’s early books had such evocative titles, one had to pick them up and hold them for a while.<p>“The Collected Works of Billy the Kid” (1970) is a black-powder mix of poetry and prose, history and myth. His novel “Coming Through Slaughter” (1976) — for my money, Ondaatje’s masterpiece — …

Books

10 Roadside Restaurants Worth Pulling Over For

Usually, stopping to get food during a road trip means settling for whatever you can find at the next few exits or in the next town, but there are …

Travel

This Is The Absolute Best Gray Paint Color, According To Our Decorating Editor

The last few years—decades really—have brought a lot of gray. (And white and beige and off white and cream and well, you get it.) Neutrals are …

Home Decorating

Bath city guide: Where to eat, drink shop and stay in the UK's Georgian masterpiece

Honey-coloured, history-worn Bath is one of Britain’s most elegant cities, thanks to its days as a stomping ground for 18th-century high society. But …

England

The Book List: The literature that gave soldiers solace in the trenches

<b>Quartered Safe Out Here</b> by George MacDonald Fraser<b><br>Clausewitz: A Very Short Introduction</b> by Michael Howard<b><br>Strategy</b> by Basil H Liddell Hart<b><br>Soldiers</b> by …

Books

28 New Scifi and Fantasy Books to Add to Your Shelves in May

May is here, and the month brings tons of new science fiction and fantasy books for your reading pleasure, including tales of kingdoms in turmoil, …

Books

In ‘The Moralist,’ Woodrow Wilson and the Hazards of Idealism

Instead of “The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made,” Patricia O’Toole could have titled her new book “The Hypocrite.”<p>After all, as she herself points out, to lay claim to the moral high ground as often and as fervently as President Wilson did during his eight years in the White House …

History

How World War I Changed Literature

World War I, the war that was originally expected to be “over by Christmas,” dragged on for four years with a grim brutality brought on by the dawn …

Literature

5 Books To Read If You’re Missing "Game Of Thrones"

Five books set in worlds that are frozen over, and where that setting becomes central to each character's state of being.<p>I don't come from a place where it snows. I live in San Francisco, where it's basically the same temperature all year long — always mild, always temperate, with a hint of blue …

Books

Rainy-Day Ribs

Chef Virginia Willis on how to save the cookout when the weather won’t cooperate<p>“When it comes to deciding what type of ribs to cook,” says chef Virginia Willis, author of the new book, <i>Secrets of the Southern Table</i>, “you have basically two choices: spareribs and baby back ribs. Spareribs are cut …

Bao Buns With Red

<b>Author Notes:</b> At the end of the day, I’m a sucker for a classic, no-frills pork belly bao. It combines the pillowy texture of a traditional bao bun with the fatty, umami-sweet richness of a classic Chinese red-braised pork (hong shao rou), which, in my opinion, is the ultimate fat + bread …

Food & Dining

Pork Chops with Wine and Garlic

Heat the oil and 2 tablespoons of the butter in a heavy skillet over high heat. Salt and pepper both sides of the pork chops and sear them until …

5 Books If You Liked A QUIET PLACE

Have you seen <i>A Quiet Place</i> yet?If you haven’t, you need to go. Right now.John Krasinski’s tight, post-apocalyptic horror movie preys on our senses …

Books

10 Works That Influenced ‘Westworld’

HBO’s “Westworld” has made a name for itself as a 22-time Emmy nominated show that garnered the network’s highest ever first season viewership. But …

Your Go-To Guide for Fast-Casual Dining in the DC Area

Your Go-To Guide for Fast Casual Dining in the DC Area<p>The nation's capital... of deliciousness.<p>April 19, 2018<p>Fast casual restaurants have recently …

13 Misused Book Quotes & What They Actually Mean When Read In Context

Whether it's printed on an inspirational sweatshirt or posted in an Instagram caption, no one can resist a good book quote. The only problem is, some …