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This Mom Faces Prison For Medical Marijuana. Now Her Attorney Has Declared War On The Drug War Itself.

A 38-year-old Kansas woman who lost custody of her 11-year-old son and faces charges that could send her to prison for 30 years over her use of medical marijuana was released on bail last week.<p>Shona Banda, who has a severely debilitating case of Crohn’s disease, now prepares for the fight of her …

Cannabis

The 6 Most Horrifying Lies The Food Industry Is Feeding You

Six of the most outrageous claims from the food industry, and how you can spot them.The post The 6 Most Horrifying Lies The Food Industry Is Feeding …

A Horrifying, Ginger-Face Johnny Depp Plays Whitey Bulger In The Trailer For ‘Black Mass’

We’ve already gotten a film about Boston mob king Whitey Bulger in everything but name (<i>The Departed</i>), so why not do the real thing? Johnny Depp plays Bulger in <i>Black Mass</i>, from <i>Out of the Furnace</i> director Scott Cooper (hopefully this will be better than that turd). People are hoping this will be …

Plastic Army Men Fruit Bowl

I saw a similar project a while ago on this and so decided to make my very own Plastic Army Man Fruit Bowl. Best part is it only costs around £6 to …

Dining Rooms

17 Abandoned & Forgotten Movie Sets You Can Still Visit Today

Thanks to the advances in technology, film studios can digitally conjure up any number of exotic backgrounds and locations to be used in particular …

Blockbusters

Grow Your Own Microbial “Leather” in Your Kitchen (DIY Tutorial)

Photos from <i>The Next Black</i>Growing your own clothing is easier than you think. BioCouture’s Suzanne Lee has been spinning whole garments with little …

Elasticity

The Roux Whisperer

There's a joke in South Louisiana that every recipe starts with, "First you make a roux"—an exaggeration, to be sure, but one that's not far off in …

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May 23, 2018<p>Western boots are definitely not a new style, but they are making a comeback. You will find many big-name celebrities sporting their …

12 Extremely Useful Ways to Get Practical About Drinking

Looking for a new hobby? How about making all of your own bar ingredients from scratch? From bitters and brandied cherries to Irish cream and gin, …

Maple-Bourbon Cider

Stir or shake up a round of these festive drinks to get the party started.

Cider

Colorado and Marijuana Legalization One Year Later: What Has Changed?

It will soon be a full year in which adults were allowed to purchase marijuana from state-regulated dispensaries in Colorado.<p>We've already passed the two-year mark allowing adults to possess an ounce of marijuana and use privately. Some Coloradans have chosen to cultivate marijuana legally for the …

​Golden words: The motivational speaker industry

<i>"Can do" are two words that can move mountains - or, at the very least, fill auditoriums with people eager to be motivated to turn their lives</i> …

Vancouver Experiments With Prescription Heroin

Will it work?<p>Vancouver, one of North America's most progressive cities in respect to drug policy, will conduct a groundbreaking experiment: prescription heroin.<p>Following a clinical trial involving 26 subjects, doctors at the city's Providence Medical Clinic have earned permission to provide doses …

8 quintessential New Mexican foods we wish would go national

QUINTESSENTIAL NEW MEXICAN FOOD could succinctly be defined as anything made with New Mexico’s famous red or green chiles. And I’m not talking “a …

20 Household Items That Double as Emergency First Aid

Jacob<p>By Brian Meyer<p>When it comes to first aid, it’s just about impossible to be too prepared. Sure, you definitely need a solid first aid kit at home …

How To Build An Awesome Polygonal Skull Mask For Halloween

Do you have a fancy dress party coming up? Or maybe you just want to stand out from the hordes of vampires, werewolves and zombies during …

World Renowned Heart Surgeon Speaks Out On What Really Causes Heart Disease

We physicians with all our training, knowledge and authority often acquire a rather large ego that tends to make it difficult to admit we are wrong. …

Tutorial

Here is an idea I had never seen to weave a belt. Here's a different kind of Tutorial: Belt Weaving! Use nylon paracord and be zombie-apocalypse …

Immortalize yourself on a brick in the Nikola Tesla Museum

The dream of having a museum dedicated to inventor and futurist Nikola Tesla is taking shape -- brick by brick.<p>Thanks to a new Indiegogo campaign that lets sponsors purchase a brick with their name or a brief saying on it, funds for the project are quickly adding up. In fact, the campaign started …

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Why Some Louisvillians Are Moving Into Tiny Houses

Does size matter in a home?<p>For an increasing number of Louisville residents, the answer is no.<p>The tiny house movement has spawned documentaries, a …

'Peace Be With You': An Unlikely Greeting From ISIS

KIRKUK, Iraq — After a summer of murderous progress, ISIS militants have settled into an uneasy peace here, across a canal on the outskirts of a village called Mula Abdula. The Iraqi army abandoned the city of 2 million people months ago, but Kurdish forces — eager to control an area they consider …

A Professional Spot Welder Made out of a Microwave Transformer

Spot welders are one of the very few pieces of metal working equipment that are actually very much cheaper to build yourself than to buy …

The Cast Of ‘D2: The Mighty Ducks’ Reunited For The Film’s 20th Anniversary

Very few sports movies invoke the same sense of nostalgia as <i>The Mighty Ducks</i> franchise, short of <i>The Sandlot</i> and, of course, <i>No Holds Barred</i>, and that’s because people who grew up in the 1990s want nothing more than to go back and live in that era for the rest of eternity. As far as box office …

Polygamist women dressed 'like ninjas' attack home of witness in Utah sex assault case

Two armed “polygamist women” dressed like “ninjas” were subdued by a sword-wielding man during a home invasion, according to police in suburban Utah.<p>Police said the two women, aged 18 and 22, were attacking the home of a witness and victim in a criminal child sex assault case against a man the …

Android smartphones are too far ahead for iPhones to ever catch up

Apple has finally conceded that big screens are better, as its new iPhones offer 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch displays. It has also finally conceded that a …

FLDS Successfully Cites Hobby Lobby Decision in Child Labor Suit

A judge ruled that a member of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is exempted from testifying in a child labor …

Watch This Double Dickshot KO From The Christian MMA Doc ‘Fight Church’ (For Jesus!)

I have a screener for <i>Fight Church</i> sitting at my house that I haven’t gotten around to watching yet, which is a shame because it basically combines my two favorite things: MMA and faith-based films. Or in this case, a documentary about a faith-based organization, specifically Victory Church in …

10 Truly Weird Moments Captured On Google Street View

This is a pretty cool video to watch. When you log onto Google Street View, you expect to see millions of kilometres of endless streets.<p>But look at …

18 Budget Friendly & Inspiring DIY Concrete Projects

This is one more inspiring post for everyone who loves making handmade things. These DIY projects are little more different than usual. We present …