Scott Mildren

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Mon Dieu! Paris on $25 a Day—It Can Be Done

Astounding architecture, everlasting light, and baguettes and cheese for dinner. Experience a weekend in the City of Light without breaking the …

The Best Date Spot Near Every Manhattan Subway Stop

<i>By: Meagan Drillinger</i><p><i>Credit: Jennifer Bui/Thrillist</i><p>If you've dated in NYC, you've inevitably dealt with the pressure of choosing the spot (SO MUCH PRESSURE!). Your choices have either made you a hero, or sent you home horny and alone. Fear not! We've got the thing for you: introducing the Manhattan …

This guy has gamed the airline industry so he never has to pay for a flight again

“It’s just a day in the office in here essentially,” the 28-year-old Keyes told Business Insider. “I’ve got a nice work space, food, drinks, some …

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How To Live a Life With No Regrets

Putting one foot in the grave today can make you a better entrepreneur and a happier person.<p>One of my best memories of the late management icon Peter Drucker was him telling me that the greatest misconception about the entrepreneur's mind set is that they are risk takers. That may be the way they …

From Socks To Sex Toys: Inside America’s Subscription-Box Obsession

Call it the Birchbox Effect: You can now have pretty much anything delivered monthly to your door. Will the bubble-wrap bubble ever burst?<p>While online shopping has made our lives so much easier, it also has its problems. For instance, we don’t get to sample new products to see how they feel or …

Take A Dip In Hawaii's Crystal Clear Tide Pools

Mother Nature loves a good pool party. And Hawaii, with its plethora of natural tide pools, is happy to oblige.<p>The seascapes and lava rock-lined coasts of the Hawaiian islands provide the perfect conditions for the protected, rocky inlets. We've rounded up 5 of Hawaii's best spots for tide pools -- …

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Democracy v Psychology: why people keep electing idiots | Dean Burnett

Photograph: Philip Toscano/PA<p>Politicians always try to appear confident, like Prime Minister David Cameron, pictured here confidently exaggerating the size of his... stimulus …

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Flight Forced To Land After Passenger Drops Terrible Load In Airplane Bathroom

Flight Forced To Land Due To Smelly Restroom<p>Someone on a flight from London to Dubai blew up the airplane bathroom SO BADLY that the pilot had no …

The Benefits of Being Cold

Year-round warmth is a modern luxury. Some scientists believe it is changing human metabolism.<p>When you first put on the ice vest, you will feel cold. Not intolerably cold, but cold enough to make you think, <i>What am I doing with my life?</i> Or, at least, as numbness spreads across your shoulders and …

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Adrenaline Shots May Not Help People Survive Cardiac Arrest

An upcoming study in the U.K. will inject dying patients with placebo instead, which raises some obvious ethical concerns.<p>When somebody goes into cardiac arrest--meaning that their heart has stopped--it's standard protocol to use CPR and atrial defibrillation, and then to inject them with …

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Prepare a grill or grill pan for medium-high heat cooking. Grill salmon, starting flesh-side down and flipping once until just cooked through and …

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Birding Is About To Become A Lot More Popular! The 'Bird Photo Booth"

After you finish reading this blog about the <b>Bird Photo Booth</b>, please wait at least 90 seconds before ordering it, as I want to have a head start in …

Want This New Innovation? The COOLEST Cooler Ever

It is that time of year again -- the one where we spend time outdoors in the wide open spaces. It finds us trying to pack well-chilled drinks and …

8 Fascinating Reads

Good reads, short quotes.<p>Here are some great reads from the week.<p><b>Time off</b> <br>Eighty years ago John Maynard Keynes predicted that by 2030 we'd all be …

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Google Maps Now Lets You Measure Distances—and Doodle

A smart update to Google Maps will tell you the distance between any two or more points on the map.<p>When you're planning a car, bike, or walking route between destinations, Google Maps will happily provide you with the overall mileage. But what if you just want to know how far apart two places are …

Obscura Society NYC: The Gilded Age - Explore the Ruins of a Forgotten City in the Middle of Manhattan

Decoding the architecture and cityscape of Midtown Manhattan to unveil the hidden history of an era gone by<p>Explore what remains of the Gilded Age, an …

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KPCB Internet trends 2014

The latest edition of the annual Internet Trends report includes:<p>1. Key Internet trends showing slowing Internet user growth but strong smartphone, tablet and mobile data traffic growth as well as rapid growth in mobile advertising.<p>2. Emerging positive efficiency trends in education and …

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Prepare a grill for high-heat cooking. Brush swordfish with 1 tablespoon of the oil. Grill, turning once, until fish is browned and opaque in the …

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Preheat the oven to 375°F. Lightly butter an 8- or 9-inch-square baking dish or 9-inch pie plate.<p>In a large bowl, combine fruit, 1/3 cup sugar and …

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