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Knife Skills Every Home Cook Should Master

No matter how refined your palate may be, a cook who lacks good basic knife skills is a liability in the kitchen. Since we think visual aids are the …

U.S. Marshals offer $5,000 reward for 'affluenza teen' turned fugitive

A payday awaits anyone who can help the U.S. Marshals Service find an infamous teen who is suspected of violating his probation and possibly fleeing the country.<p>Agents are offering a $5,000 reward for information that leads to the whereabouts or arrest of Ethan Couch, the 18-year-old Texan who …


The Power of Habit Stacking and 7 Daily Habits I Love

I enjoy experimenting with habits to learn what combination best fuels my body, brain, heart and soul. There isn’t one right set of habits for …

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A TV Set Decorator's Guide to Making Any Room Look Prime Time-Ready

Never buy all your furniture at once place and other pro secrets from The Good Wife's Beth Kushnick.<p>If you're a fan of the gorgeous rooms featured on CBS' <i>The Good Wife</i>, you're not alone. From Alicia Florrick's sophisticated Chicago apartment to the myriad stately law offices, set decorator Beth …

Home Decorating

30 Unique Bathroom Ideas to Steal

Boring isn't in our vocabulary.<p>Functional doesn't <i>have</i> to mean boring. These unusual bathrooms feature creative designs and memorable details. For even more inspiration, check out 100+ genius bathroom ideas.

Interior Design

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40 Bedroom Colors That Will Make You Wake Up Happier

Because beige is no way to start the day.<p>These take-notice bedroom color ideas are total mood boosters. Once you've gotten all the inspiration you can here, check out our most stylish bedroom ideas.

Interior Design

23 Classic Album Covers That Are Even Better As Animated GIFs

Now if only there was a way to display these in your bedroom...

Lana Del Rey

What We Eat Affects Everything

How men and women digest differently, diet changes our skin, and gluten remains mysterious: A forward-thinking gastroenterologist on eating one's way to "gutbliss"<p>Robynne Chutkan, MD, is an integrative gastroenterologist and founder of the Digestive Center for Women, just outside of Washington, …

The Best Fried Chicken Recipes from Around the World

From Vietnam to India to Italy to Mexico—and beyond—we've got tons of recipes for fried chicken, and the appropriate side dishes<p>From Tennessee and Italy to India and Korea, we've got all the best recipes for fried chicken—and their attendant sides, of course—from nearly every corner of the globe. …


Meet the Morons Who Caused the Shutdown

There have been Congresses more irresponsible, though not many of them. There have been lazier Congresses, more vicious Congresses, and Congresses less capable of seeing forests for trees. But there has never been in a single Congress -- or, more pre...<p>There has never been a single House of the …

Blake Farenthold

How You Can Decorate The Empty Corners In Your Home – 15 Cool Ideas

One of the biggest challenges that you have to overcome when you’re decorating a space is finding a way to integrate the corners into the whole …

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Styling a Bookshelf: 10 Homes that Get it Right + 5 Tips for Your Own

I was a librarian for eight years before I started working for design*sponge, so it’s probably no surprise that I have a bit of a book problem. (You …

Have Tea, Will Travel: Folding Kettle Takes Earl Grey to Go

Some people are just so used to having a cup of tea every couple of hours that they can’t stand to be without it when they’re away from home. Now …

13 Everyday Phrases That Actually Came From Shakespeare

Whether a fan or not though, you probably use many of Shakespeare's phrases on a regular basis.<p>Here's a list of 13 popular, albeit strange, sayings The Bard coined. In fact, we say or write some of these so often, they've become clichés.<p><b>1. "Green-eyed monster"</b><p>Meaning: jealousy.<p>In "Othello," Iago …


The Obamacare Non-Exemption

Congressional employees aren’t receiving a “special handout.”<p>The Affordable Care Act, a.k.a. Obamacare, has many problematic provisions. Right now …

Thom Yorke’s Atoms for Peace shakes up Brooklyn’s Barclays Center (9/27)

“I’m Justin Bieber,” quipped Thom Yorke, before gesturing to the man on his left, Flea. “And this is…Justin Bieber.” This was the extent of the …

Herb-Roasted Chicken with Lemon and Sage

A simple herb-roasted chicken with lemon and sage, courtesy of Eric and Bruce Bromberg's Blue Ribbon Cookbook. See the book review and interview with the Bromberg brothers.<p><i>We hit upon our favorite recipe a few summers back, when we helped out a buddy with his annual Labor Day pig roast in</i> …


9 Unique and Unusual Ways to Display Your TV

Your flat screen doesn't have to be an eyesore.<p>Your flat screen doesn't have to be an eyesore. Designers offer creative ways to mount and view televisions.

Interior Design

10 Mugshots From The 1930s With Curious Details

People should really think twice when picking a criminal alias.<p>A capsule provided by the Tyne & Wear Archives and Museums, these mugshots are thought to be taken in the 1930s in and around Newcastle, England.

Stephen Hawking's big ideas ... made simple - video animation

No time to read Stephen Hawking's A Brief History of Time? In just two and a half minutes, Alok Jha explains why black holes are doomed to shrink into nothingness then explode with the energy of a million nuclear bombs, and rewinds to the big bang and the origin of the universe<p>• See more 'made …