James Rusty Ashley

93 Flips | 5 Magazines | 259 Likes | 6 Following | @rustyashley | Keep up with James Rusty Ashley on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “James Rusty Ashley”

A Rhubarb Explainer For Everyone Who's Still Confused

Don't let the produce scare you.<p>My friend Janie lives in Miami and has never eaten rhubarb. I find this deeply upsetting.<p>The spring months of my childhood in the far reaches of upstate New York were filled with the anticipation that our rhubarb patch would sprout (there wasn’t a lot else to do, …

Dessert

"We are not recommending you give to Texas per se": GiveDirectly's bold disaster-relief experiment

Why a charity focused on giving cash to East Africa started working near Houston.<p>When Roger Roggerstand, 66, lost his home in Rose City, Texas, to Hurricane Harvey, he got help from some familiar sources.<p>The owner of the RV park where he lives helped Roggerstand, his wife Sally, and their cats Redd …

75 Years Of Pearl Harbor Lies | History

Pearl Harbor Day today is like Columbus Day 50 years ago. That is to say: most people still believe the hype. The myths are still maintained in their …

War

The Schratz monstercross bike covers gravel, cyclocross, trails & fits absolutely everyone

The new Fitwell Schratz takes their five sizes and three fits philosophy and marries that with a bike made to fit just about any terrain you throw at …

You Have to See These Amazing Thursday Amazon Deals

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, September</i> …

Hyperrealistic Paintings Reveal the Animalistic Inner Selves of NYC Subway Riders

When viewing artist Matthew Grabelsky’s work, you’d swear you’re looking at a photograph… until you see the elephant in the room—or cheetah or zebra. The Los Angeles-based hyperrealistic painter fuses human portraits of New York City subway riders with the heads of animals, transforming the …

Art

Adieu to the Love-Locks of Paris

<b>Unlocking love in the City of Love.</b><p>On June 1, 2015 the city of Paris began removing the 45 tons of love-locks from the bridges over the Seine river. But where did the locks come from and why are they locked onto the bridges?<p>Love in Paris, the city of romance: two sweethearts on a bridge over the …

Why Is 'Billboard' Asking Industry Execs If They Believe Kesha?

<i>Billboard</i> magazine used to be known as "the bible of the music business," a trade publication trusted for its straightforward analysis of industry trends. But an anonymous questionnaire that leaked online last Thursday has some readers questioning <i>Billboard</i>'s journalistic skills and integrity.<p>The …

Ryan Adams Just Released His '1989' Cover Album

It's finally here.<p><b>Update, 9/21:</b> After much anticipation, Ryan Adams finally released his full-length cover album of <i>1989</i> last night on Spotify and iTunes. The album adds a rockabilly twist to Taylor Swift's hits and certainly gets her stamp of approval, as she excitedly tweeted a countdown to it's …

New Music

16 Spot-On Cards For Couples Who Also Happen To Be Best Friends

"I love sitting mute on the sofa with you."<p>If your significant other is also your best friend, consider yourself lucky. You've hit the relationship jackpot.<p>Unfortunately, it's not always easy to find the right card to accurately sum up those feelings. So we did the work for you. Below are 16 …

This is why we’re always afraid of going on scary rides

In the following video, a man teases his family whose about to go on a catapult ride. He shouts out ‘The ropes are looking a little frayed’, when the …

Positive Thinking

Women read classic literature whilst being secretly pleasured by a vibrator

en_US<p>article<p>Ah, this is novel. In more ways than one. In the Hysterical Literature series, women read excerpts of great literature, trying to stay …

10 Paradoxes That Will Boggle Your Mind

A paradox is a statement or problem that either appears to produce two entirely contradictory (yet possible) outcomes, or provides proof for …

How McLovin Was Cast From a Camera Phone Headshot

[Allison] Jones began her career with the two-beats-and-a-punch-line sitcoms of the nineteen-eighties, but, in working with Feig and the director …

Marilyn Manson vs. Smashing Pumpkins: Draw

Moody Theater twofer doesn’t quite double down

20 Fun Facts About The Golden Girls

Though The <i>Golden Girls</i> made its debut on September 14, 1985—exactly 32 years ago today—the series still remains fresh for generations of new viewers …

Redwood Hikes

A guide to old-growth coast redwood trails<p>This site is a guide to hiking California's old-growth redwoods and giant sequoias. It contains …

New bike company makes effortless, beautiful bikes easy on the pockets

If you’re looking for something beautiful yet easy, think Brilliant Bicycle Company. It’s about biking, not bikes. When Digital Trends spoke to him, …

15 Fun Kits to Unlock the Perfect DIY-Inspired Date Night

Whether you’ve been together for 15 days or 15 years, choosing a date night activity can be a stumper. If you’ve done one dinner and a movie night, you’ve basically done them all, right? So why not shake things up a bit and try a couple’s DIY? Not only can you enjoy the end product, but you can …

The English language gets butchered in these hilarious clothes from Japan

Redditor k-popstar recently moved to Japan as part of an English program. What she didn't quite expect was the fashion of the country. Over the past …

Sing It Out at These 12 Karaoke Bars in Austin

Austin is the live music capital of the world, after all, and that title applies to the city’s <b>karaoke bars</b>, too. It’s where anyone can take the leap from being a spectator to a singer (sometimes with the aid of a little liquid courage, too, if necessary).<p>Austin has plenty of karaoke choices, from …

10 Musicians Who Have Also Written Comic Books

When they're not busy rocking out, more than a few well-known musicians dabble in a different kind of art: comic books. Here are 10 crooners, …

DIY LEGO Gummy Candy

Deadly tornado flips cars, wreaks havoc in Mexico. Across border, Texas faces flood.

At least 13 people have been killed by a category 4 tornado that swept through Ciudad Acuña Monday.<p>Images from the town, just across the border from Del Rio, Texas, showed cars flipped, buses smashed and hundreds of homes destroyed or damaged.<p>The tornado reached speeds of up to 186mph and officials …

29 Recipes Every Millennial Should Know

You’re in the real world now. That means it’s time to cook like the young professional you are. If you’re clueless and without any cookbooks, have no fear. Cooking is easier than you think, and you can whip up some gourmet meals in no time. Spoon University is here to help with easy recipes that’ll …

This guy's making a music video in his mum's car... mum doesn't care, mum needs cigarettes

en_US<p>article<p>Parents can be sooo embarrassing. Like when you're making music videos in your front yard - complete with your mum's floor fan - and she …

Articles about 8 tips designing budget on Dwell.com - Dwell

Of course, a little decor is great while on vacations, but it's the rigors of your day to day work routine that can benefit the...<p>Designing kids rooms can be fun, but it’s always challenging.<p>Living in a large home has a lot of advantages.<p>Every woman has daydreamed about having a beautiful dressing …

UX Design