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Wes Anderson Designed a Bar in Milan and It’s Pretty Much Perfect

This weekend, **Wes Anderson’**s Bar Luce opened its mid-century Milanese doors in the new art and culture complex Fondazione Prada. The café is, unsurprisingly, very Anderson-esque: color-blocked Formica tables, whimsical wallpaper, a perfectly modish WC, and there’s even a Steve Zissou–themed …

Lupita Nyong'o Shares Her Beauty Secrets

The Oscar-winning actress shares her beauty must-haves.<p><b>THE SHORT CROP</b><p>I think African hair is like clay. You can mold it into whatever you want, but it's also very easy for it to change shape during the day, so having an Afro pick [like Jäneke's] [$28] on me at all times is paramount. I also use …

Alex Honnold's Ultimate Adventure Vehicle | Outside Online

Honnold's Humble Abode<p>Welcome to Alex Honnold's home sweet home, parked in American Fork, Utah. We caught up with the climber for an inside look at his deluxe camper-van setup, complete with all the gear you could ever want to free solo Half Dome—or to go on a slightly less adrenaline-filled …

Climbing

The Entire History Of Westeros Told Through More Than A Dozen Maps

From the arrival of the First Men from Essos to Aegon Targaryen's conquest, this series of fan-altered maps outlines the changing face of Westeros …

TV Series

Associated Press News

Look Better at the Beach

The Move That Makes Your Belly Disappear<p>Carve a V-shaped torso with this two-in-one, back-blasting exercise<p>Building your back can make you appear slimmer, even if you haven't lost an inch around your middle. Your largest back muscles—the latissimus dorsi—start on the lower half of your back and …

Kit Haringon: More male nudity on 'Game of Thrones' is 'only right'

You can count Kit Harington as one of the growing chorus of "Game of Thrones" actors who wouldn't mind more skin on the show.<p>The HBO hit, known for a …

TV Series

New Chapter From The Winds of Winter

And as GRRM teased yesterday, the chapter is now on-line. For those who want to see discussion of it, you’re welcome to visit the dedicated discussion thread over at the <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i> forum.<p>Please, no spoilers in comments here, for those who choose not to read it!

One Skillet Spicy Ranch Chicken: My Hero!

When a dinner emergency strikes, I vote we shine a Batman bat light-inspired distress signal in the air. In place of a bat, the light will illuminate the silhouette of a cast iron skillet, and in place of the cape-clad superhero One Skillet Spicy Ranch Chicken will come to the rescue.<p>One-skillet …

Cast Iron Skillet

Tim Lincecum pitches 2 scoreless innings in spring debut

<b>Scottsdale</b> -- , Ariz. - Bud Black and Tim Lincecum matriculated in the same class, so to speak. In 2007, Lincecum made his big-league debut a month after Black managed his first game for the Padres.<p>Black has seen Lincecum through the Cy Young years and the "plummet back to Earth" years. Last year, …

The Trick to Making Perfect Poached Eggs

Using a sieve will help you get smooth, compact poached eggs.<p>Ever crack an egg into simmering water only to watch the white spread out and form wispy tentacles? It happened to me until I came across this game-changing fix: Break the egg into a sieve set over a bowl. The watery outer edge of the …

Breakfast

So Apparently, We've Been Eating Sushi All Wrong [VIDEO]

Drop those chopsticks. Step away from the sushi. And for God's sake, check yourself on the soy sauce.<p>There's an art to eating sushi, a way to not disturb the delicate balance of flavor and texture the chef prepared just for you. So, how <i>do</i> you eat the the quintessential Japanese delicacy of vinegar …

Game of Thrones Season 4: Artisan Piece #2 - Intensity of Iceland (HBO)

10 Reasons Women Need to Solo Travel

In August 2007, I sent myself to Edinburgh, Scotland as a graduation (I graduated with a Master of Science, Management degree) and birthday gift. This wasn't my first time to Edinburgh, but it was my first time as a solo traveler. Was I nervous? Yes, I was. And it surprised me.<p>I stayed in a hostel, …

Travel

101 Cycling Tips to Completely Transform Your Bike Life

Ride better, get stronger, be happier, go faster, look nicer, stay safer, get fitter, smile wider, and lots more<p>Want to be a better cyclist? Just ride. Every time you turn the pedals, you naturally improve a little. Of course, one well-placed tip, trick, or nugget of wisdom can help you achieve …

Cycling

Game of Thrones Rich List (Infographic)

Here at Freedom Finance, we’re huge <b>Game of Thrones</b> fans. If you’ve ever watched the series or read <b>A Song of Ice and Fire</b> then you’ll know how much of …

How to Throw a Chinese New Year Dumpling Party

From wrappers and fillings to dipping sauces, all you need to know to make dumplings for Chinese New Year, courtesy of Beijing's Black Sesame Kitchen<p>Even before the metaphorical Chinese New Year's ball drops this Saturday night, families across China (and around the world) will already be stuffed …

Food & Dining

Four retirement mistakes that even smart couples make

Long-time couples may well finish each other's sentences, but they can't read each other's minds – especially when it comes to retirement planning.<p>This disconnect is something that Judith Cane, a money coach with Money Coaches Canada in Ottawa, often encounters when working with couples considering …

NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair’s next task: Win over the country

He has emerged from Jack Layton's shadow, won over his party and earned the respect of people who follow Question Period. But now Thomas Mulcair has a bigger battle – to win over the country. And he must do it this year, long before the 2015 election campaign. He must also raise money at a rate his …

Shrimp Etouffee Recipe - Spicy Creole/Cajun Shrimp Sauce on Rice - Frozen Shrimp Tips

Lesley Goldberg on Twitter: "Richard Madden. With a puppy. #YoureWelcome #Klondike #GoT #PuppyBowl http://t.co/SUVO3VL58l"

Trailer for FLEMING: THE MAN WHO WOULD BE BOND

GAME OF THRONES Season 4 Set Photos - The Red Viper and Ellaria