Rebecca Webster

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Who needs a Constitution anyway? Donald Trump sets the First Amendment on fire

<b>(AP/Richard Shiro/Salon)</b><p>The founding fathers probably had Trump in mind when drafting the Bill of Rights as he looks to persecute Muslims<p>Aaron R. Hanlon<p>December 14, 2015 11:00am (UTC)<p>The day before Donald Trump called for a “total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States,” he …

Donald Trump

Extremism ends in civil war: Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, and a right-wing insurgency the GOP can no longer control | Salon.com

The rise of dictators-in-waiting Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz has left political observers bewildered. How did the establishment wing of a dominant American political party end up with a radical extremist carrying the party's banner? Will the Republican Party split and die? More important, how …

Political Science

Why Dublin is the perfect place to be on New Year's Eve

Dublin for New Year? There was a time when such a phrase would not, perhaps, trip so lightly off the tongue: the Christmas build-up collapsing into a frenzy of holiday sales, boozing – and frankly, not much else.<p>The Irish capital, though, has learned a thing or two in the course of the last few …

Five Of London’s Best Doughnuts

We’ve picked out five of the best doughnuts to be found around town. And we’re sure you’ll agree, this little list is enough to make any day a …

BabyCakes Chocolate Chip Cookie Sandwiches - Vegan Bakery Erin McKenna Recipe

"In my house, baking cookies was a cutthroat competition among the siblings, with my mother presiding, <i>Iron Chef</i>-style, with one baby perched on her hip and another clamped to her knee," says Erin McKenna, the now-famous owner of BabyCakes vegan bakery. She said in her book, "It was never my …

Dessert

Thanksgiving Leftover Pop Tarts: Apple Cranberry & Masala Turkey

It’s that time of year: all the menu planing, all the kitchen prepping, alllll that dodging and darting crowds in the grocery store. Whew! Where most …

9 Of London’s Cosiest Pubs With Open Fires

<b>Updated October 2017</b><p>It’s winter, embrace it. London’s not short of cosy pubs if you know where to go, so here’s our pick of where to snuggle up and …

William Hogarth's London

While Turner's grabbing all the headlines at the moment thanks to a certain film, another of London's greatest artists deserves some love. William …

Roasted Grape Crostini with Brie

I like to consider myself a spontaneous person, but when Ali texted me about riding roller coasters on Sunday afternoon, I balked. I hid from her …

Hawaiian Blackberry Mojitos

Instructions<p>1.<p>In a glass, crush blackberries with a muddler to extract the juice.<p>2.<p>Using a mesh strainer, strain seeds and pulp leaving only …

Plymouth Gin Tonic

Muddle 2 strawberries and ⅛ tsp. freshly ground black pepper in a shaker; pour into an ice-filled goblet. Stir in 1½ oz. navy-strength gin. Top with …

Caramelized Peach Pancakes

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Have some sunny, peachy pancakes for breakfast this morning.</i><p>Are you a recipe procrastinator? I am. I …

Gravetye Manor Hotel & Restaurant Offers the Ultimate British Manor Escape

Home to 17 recently restored rooms and an intimate restaurant – now under the helm of ambitious new Head Chef George Blogg - it provides the ultimate …

Chocolate Caramel Coffee Cake

<i>Ooey gooey coffee cake made with yeast and loaded with caramel and chocolate.</i><p>I have a life-long obsession with all things caramel. From ice cream to …

Giant Skillet Cinnamon Roll and a Fair Trade Giveaway!

You guys. I'm so excited about today's post because there are so many good things to talk about!<p>First of all, Mother's Day is just around the corner, …

Butterscotch Sauce

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A comforting butterscotch sauce for when you don't feel like following the rules -- and for</i> …

Dessert

Milky Salted Caramel

There’s this really cool thing that happens when you get to do what you love for a living. Well… it’s that you do what you love. For me that usually …

dark chocolate coconut macaroons

2014 has been mostly about the chocolate thus far, which is the kind of thing that happens when you outsource what-to-cook-next decisions to my …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Since spring is taking it's sweet time to arrive, we have no choice but to get cozy with our ovens this weekend. We can whine and complain about the …

Spatchcocked Lemon Herb Chicken >> http://bit.ly/1g640Z7 Spatchcocking a bird—cutting out the backbone and flattening it, allows the chicken to cook quickly and evenly, resulting in moist juicy meat. A flavorful marinade of lemon and herbs infuses the chicken—and your kitchen—with its heady scent.

Garlic Brown Sugar Flank Steak with Cilantro Chimichurri

Garlic Brown Sugar Flank Steak with Chimichurri.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 27, 2014 159<p>You guys. I’m kinda sorta glad it’s Monday. Officially getting old …

Flourless Chocolate Almond Cookies

A batch of fudgy brownies is something that everyone can enjoy, and these Flourless Chocolate Almond Cookies pack the same kind of rich chocolate …

Strawberry Satsuma Champagne Sangria

Add 2 of the satsuma oranges, the strawberries and raspberries to a large punch bowl or pitcher. Juice the remaining 4 satsumas – you want about 1/2 …

Epicurious – Recipes, Menu Ideas, Videos & Cooking Tips

Cook This Now<p>These decadent, two-layer flourless brownies are endlessly customizable. Top with chocolate chips, chopped pretzels, or any crunchy …

Top London Dates: Roaring Fires, Frozen Rain And Pub Board Games

<b>Meet like-minded Londoners with Londonist and DoingSomething and go on the best dates in London. It’s free to create a profile: join now. For a</b> …

10 Secret And Hidden Cocktail Bars In London

Move aside neon signs and sandwich boards, there’s nothing cooler in London at the moment than a bar you just can’t find. Here’s our pick of ten of …

Mini guide to pubs in London

In a country known for its watering holes, these are the go-to places for craft beers, gastropub dishes and to soak up the city’s wealth of history.<p>One of the city’s great social levellers, a local can be the place to go for craft beers or gastropub dishes, for feeling the sun on your face in an …

England

5 Recent Fashion Purchases My Fiancé and I Actually Agree On

When I blew out the candles on my 30th birthday cake this year, a lot of things changed. I took those two new digits super seriously and made extra strides to morph into an "adult" (whatever that really means!). Much to my future hubby's initial chagrin, I warned him that along with cooking more …