Rayna Samuels-Katz

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Video games helped ruin Jimmy Fallon's chances with Nicole Kidman

Jimmy Fallon didn't know it at the time, but he had a shot with Nicole Kidman — if only his weak snack game and his love for video games hadn't gotten in the way.<p>Kidman appeared on <i>The Tonight Show</i> last night, but as she and Fallon explained, it wasn't the first time they'd met. Years ago, a mutual …

Missing Indiana Mom Joelle Lockwood Found Alive, Kept in Cage for 2 Months

When Joelle Lockwood vanished July 9 from a friend’s house in Evansville, Indiana, her friends and family prayed that she would be found alive.<p>They …

Beating 'Kim Kardashian: Hollywood' Reveals The Sad Truths Of Celebrity Life

My time with Kim Kardashian: Hollywood is drawing to an end, as the game slowly starts to slide down the app chats. When I began, it was the #1 free app on Apple’s iOS, but now it’s #11, reflecting the short attention span of the average app consumer.<p>But before I never click that animated tile …

Engadget Daily: NYC's smartest neighborhood, pulsing pill for pooping and more!

<i>You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Daily Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past 24 hours -- all handpicked by the editors here at the site. Click on</i> …

Flappy48 Combines the Two Most Addictive Games Ever Into One

When Dong Nguyen released <i>Flappy Bird</i> last May, I don’t think he—or, for that matter, anyone else—could have predicted the game’s spectacular rise and …

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The Three Ways Forward For Microsoft And The Xbox One

My colleague Mark Rogowsky recently published a piece that contained a rather worrying chart, which showed the growing disparity between PS4 and Xbox One sales. Though the gap was a million consoles a few months ago in favor of Sony, now the gulf has widened, with Microsoft more or less refusing to …

Editors’ Picks: 18 Indulgent Gifts for New Mothers

Becoming a mother is like taking up residence in a new country — there are different customs to learn, unfamiliar skills to master, a whole new landscape to navigate. It’s an incredible adventure with dizzyingly high stakes, because you aren’t on your own — there is a small human being that is …

Sony Trademarks Two PlayStation Games: Entwined and Kill Strain - IGN Video

The PlayStation 4 era is still very young, but in support of the new console, Sony hasn't been shy in releasing (and showing off) new IP.

My mother made me a gamer, and gave me the skills to deal with her death

I was born with a controller in my hand.<p>At least, that’s the story my mother loved to tell me growing up. She demanded my father go out and buy her an original Game Boy and a copy of <i>Tetris</i> while she waited to give birth to me in the hospital. That Game Boy would serve as my first foray into gaming, …

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You've Been Cutting Tomatoes Wrong, But This Hack Shows You To Cut Them Like A Ninja (VIDEO)

Cutting cherry tomatoes can be a messy undertaking with squirting juice and goo getting everywhere -- but it doesn't have to be that way.<p>This simple cooking hack will teach you a method to cut cherry tomatoes so obvious, it'll have you do a face palm.<p>To find out the trick, watch the video</i> …

7 Recipes to Cook Sunday and Eat All Week Long

Now that I'm in my late 20's, the cooking complaint I get most from my friends is that they can't find the time in their busy schedules to make it a daily habit. They have the skill set now, and the money to invest in tricking out their pantry. But time still seems to stand in the way.<p>Even though I …

Easter Haystack Cupcakes

If, like me, you don't think you'll have time to prepare anything for Easter this year, this recipe will save the day! I'm making a batch of tasty haystacks using dark chocolate and shredded wheat. By placing them into paper cupcake liners the haystacks look like adorable little bird's nest …

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The 22 Most Hipster Foods On The Planet

Hipsters are known for many things: ironic fashion statements, pretentious attitudes and a carefully curated social media presence. They possess a constantly updated library of obscure bands to love when their current favorite gets too popular to be cool anymore. And they take their food very …

Kale Is Not Literally Made of Magic

I turned around and everything was kale.<p><b>I have nothing against kale.</b><p>But over the past few years, it has become a giant trend in restaurants, and I just don't understand why it's even a topic of conversation. I turned around and everything was kale. You'll hear people say that kale is their <i>favorite</i> …

Wolfgang Puck Serving $474 Whiskey Flights in Las Vegas

Here's one way to spend your IRS refund: <b>Wolfgang Puck</b>'s Las Vegas steakhouse <b>CUT</b> is offering a high-roller whiskey flight focusing on "<b>the Royal '70s</b>," pouring three ounces of nearly 30-year-old whiskey for <b>$474</b>. Eater Vegas reports the flight offers one-ounce pours of three whiskies from the 1970s: …

The Only Matzo Toffee Recipe You'll Ever Need

<i>Original post by Nina Lincoff on Spoon University - Northwestern.</i><p>As I've learned, almost all non-Jews love Matzo. I, being non-Jewish, absolutely love matzo. It's a giant tablewater cracker just waiting for a smear of cream cheese, maybe a little lox. It's the perfect neutral vessel for a nice, …