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Miguel Cries on Stage While Addressing Police Violence

Last night, at Wireless Festival in London's Finsbury Park, Miguel gave an impassioned speech, laying bare his feelings on the rise of police violence in U.S. He implored the crowd to think of how these actions will effect future generations: “We can't let shit just blow over and not take action …

Music Festivals

Netflix expiring March 2016: The best movies to stream before they leave Instant.

Every month, Netflix adds dozens of new titles to its growing collection of streaming movies and TV series. At the same time, it rotates out some of …

Entertainment

The 11 Beginner Yoga Poses Everyone Pretends To Know (But May Be Doing Wrong)

Remember when you resolved to do more yoga? And then you sat at the back of a yoga class as the teacher said ridiculous things like "juice your spine" and you wondered what the heck you were doing?<p>Yeah, we're here to help.<p>Yoga doesn't need to be shrouded in mystery. This week, we caught up with …

Yoga

12 Food Podcasts That Fuel Our Commutes

<i>The launch of these Shop-exclusive waxed canvas Georgetown Totes from Red House got us thinking about how much we want to carry them to work—which got us thinking about our commutes, which got us thinking about podcasts.</i><p>Each day, most of us here at Food52 take the train to and from the office and …

Neuroscience

3 Meat Alternatives to Try

We constantly hear about the health benefits of plant-based diets—those on them have a lower risk of heart disease and type 2 diabetes, as well as certain types of cancers. But for meat eaters (that's me), it's hard to imagine getting protein from anything other than an animal, even with all the …

37 Anchovy & Sardine Recipes That Pack a Punch

You know what they say: little fish—big flavor. These recipes with anchovies and sardines prove it.<p><b>We make no secret of our love for</b> small, oily fish like anchovies and sardines. They're sustainable, affordable, big on flavor, and just a little bit in sauces, dressings, and pastas packs a ton of …

Cooking

This Secret iPhone Menu Tracks Where You Go and How Often

Find out how to turn off your invasive settings.<p>Important: there's a privacy setting on your iPhone that if not turned off, shows a map with dates and times of your frequent locations, including your home. I made a quick video showing what it shows and how to turn it off. It's frightening to think …

Technology

How to Eat Tofu Every Day and Not Get Bored

How to cook tofu without getting bored? We've got enough flavor combinations for you to eat meat-free (okay, meat-minimal) every day for a month.<p>Whether you're totally meat-free or just go vegetarian a day or two a week, there's a lot to love about tofu. It's a perfect blank canvas, and we're not …

Food

10 influential pulp novels that are criminally good

American pulp fiction first appeared on cheap, wood pulp paper. In the early 20th century, it lived in fiction magazines that cost no more than a …

Literature

When Vietnamese Sandwiches and Italian Bread Salads Combine: Banh Mi Panzanella

Part of being a good cook is being able to bust out a delicious Plan B when Plan A turns into a disaster. Take, for example, my recent plans to serve homemade banh mi to guests. I went on a lengthy shopping trip to pick up all the ingredients, only to get home and realize the bread I'd bought was …

Sandwiches

First Date, Questions to Ask on a Date

You know the first date drill: What do you do? Do you like it? Where are you from? What are your hobbies? It's all necessary—but also a little boring. Instead, pull your questions from our queue, meant to inspire more riveting conversation while still getting to the meat of who a person is.<p><b>1.</b> Tell …

Relationships

The White House Has a Buzzworthy New Plan to Save Our Pollinators

Title<p>The White House Has a Buzzworthy New Plan to Save Our Pollinators<p>Linda Ly runs the award-winning blog Garden Betty, which chronicles her …

Insects

48 Vegetarian Pastas to Make for Your Next #MeatlessMonday Dinner

Meat? We hardly miss it in these satisfying vegetarian pasta recipes.<p><b>Let's all agree right now:</b> Pasta (and some cheese) makes pretty much any vegetable better, from succulent mushrooms to sweet tomatoes. These veg-filled pastas are sure to satisfy at dinner tonight—no meat required.

Cooking

The Ultimate List of Free Summer Concerts in L.A.

[Update: Since this list was originally published, we have added dates and performers for Levitt Pavilion in MacArthur Park, June 17-Sept.</b> …

Festivals

Christopher Nolan explains Inception's ending: 'I want you to chase your reality'

British director says the much-debated final ‘spinning top’ scene of his 2010 brainteasing blockbuster is about the subjective nature of reality<p>Christopher Nolan has finally explained the controversial “spinning top” ending to his critically acclaimed science fiction blockbuster Inception.<p>Speaking …

Princeton University

Korean Barbecue 101: How to Order Grilled Meats and Booze Like a Pro

Crack the code to the most rocking meal in town.<p>Right now there is simply no better way to dine out as a group than to gather a slew of friends for Korean barbecue. And there have never been better places to do so, from Koreatown classics to modern restaurants upending tradition. Young chefs all …

BBQ
Box Office Mojo

21 Vegan Barbecue Staples That'll Make Any Cookout An Herbivore's Delight

Just because you don't eat meat products doesn't mean you have to suffer through a vacuous frozen veggie burger while everyone else at the summer barbecue chows down on hot, delicious grill food.<p>You, dear vegan, deserve the very best. And, as it happens, the very best cookout foods are often vegan. …

Healthy Eating

Why a Bottle of Japanese Iced Tea is the Ultimate Summer Refresher

Best Buys:<p>Teas' Tea Pure Green<br>Teas' Tea Green & White<br>Ito En Oi Ocha Green Tea<p>Take a walk down the chilled beverage case at a convenience store and you pick up on one unignorable rule: You can sell whatever you want as long as it's sweet. Doesn't matter if it's Coke, coconut water, or coffee—as long …

Birthday Cake Muffins for the Best Breakfast Ever

Birthday Cake Muffins are the perfect breakfast! Packed with sprinkles, they are a colorful and sweet start to your day.<p>Oh hi. Nothing to see here, folks: just a cupcake pretending to be a muffin that is absolutely suitable for breakfast.<p>Have you ever noticed that the line between breakfast and …

Breakfast

17 Ways To Explore SoCal's Hidden Treasures On Obscura Day

The thing about living in Los Angeles is that you can never really be bored because there's always something new to explore—from the macabre to the …

Culver City

From Showering to Scrunching: A Breakdown of My Daily Curly-Hair Routine

In sixth grade I got a haircut that was so bad, I didn’t get another for eight years. It was right before Tim’s party. Tim played soccer <i>and</i> cello, <i>and</i> …

Miguel releases Wale-featuring 'Coffee (F---king)' (Updated)

<b>UPDATE:</b> Miguel confirmed in a press release that “Coffee (F—king)” is the first single from <i>Wildheart</i>, which RCA will release this summer.<p><b>ORIGINAL</b> …

Barbecue Trail Mix

4 slices bacon<p>1⁄2 cup cashews<p>1⁄2 cup pecans<p>1⁄2 cup sesame sticks<p>1⁄4 cup cacao nibs<p>1⁄4 cup Marcona almonds<p>1⁄4 cup pumpkin seeds<p>2 tbsp. unsalted …

35 Weeknight Vegetarian Recipes to Embrace #MeatlessMonday

These hearty vegetarian mains prove going meatless isn't all salads.<p><b>With so many tasty, hearty vegetarian</b> options, it's never been easier to skip the meat for a day or two. These vegetarian mains are filling and fast enough to get on the table tonight.

Cooking

This cauliflower steak recipe is an impressive yet easy vegetarian dinner

Cooking

13 Mesmerizing Photos That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Place In The Universe

There's no picture more humbling than one that shows us how small we are in the universe.<p>On this 25th anniversary, TASCHEN has compiled the most breathtaking deep-space images that the Hubble Space Telescope has ever produced, in a remarkable full-color book, <i>Expanding Universe: Photographs from the</i> …

How to Make the Best Vegetable Chips

<i>Original story by Christine Gallary, updated by Colleen Rush</i>If you haven't had a veggie chip epiphany yet, it's tough to describe the curious mix of …

Food