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Egg Breakfast Recipes

Packed with nourishment, the egg is one of nature’s perfect foods. One large egg has varying amounts of 13 essential vitamins and minerals all for …

Breakfast

Wylie Dufresne’s Scrambled Egg Sandwich

Makes 2<p>Soft scrambled eggs in about a minute? We didn’t believe it either until we tried this recipe from Wylie Dufresne, who created this sandwich hybrid at Du's Donuts in NYC. Mixing in cream cheese adds back the richness lost by cooking the eggs quickly.<p>March 2018Print<p>Ingredients<p>Scrambled Eggs<p>4 …

Breakfast

The GOP used a Two Santa Clauses tactic to con America for nearly 40 years

This scam has been killing wages and enriching billionaires for decades<p><i>The only thing wrong with the U.S. economy is the failure of the Republican Party to play Santa Claus.<br>-Jude Wanniski, March 6, 1976</i><p>The Republican Party has been running a long con on America since Reagan’s inauguration, and …

Economics

This 5-Minute Canned Artichoke Hearts Recipe Will Change Everything

By Alex Delany<p>If you've got canned artichoke hearts, you've got the makings of the easiest, herbiest, most delicious tapenade ever.<p>If you're the kind of person who turns their nose up at canned artichoke hearts, you need to know something about me. Here's a promise: I will never clean (or butcher, …

Artichokes

5 Tips for a Better Cup of Coffee

From pre-warming mugs to water temperature guidance, we're here to improve your morning ritual.<p>Drinking coffee is more than a routine that starts the day. It's the routine that lets you know you’re still breathing. That being said, it’s easy to get stuck in your ways. Stubbornness—or maybe just …

Coffee

Trump won, and Amy Siskind started a list of changes. Now it’s a sensation.

Shortly after Donald Trump was elected president, Amy Siskind took one of her occasional trips to Val-Kill, the Upstate New York home of Eleanor Roosevelt.<p>“I needed a Zen moment,” Siskind, who had campaigned for Hillary Clinton, told me. “And that is a place that inspires me.”<p>Soon afterward, …

Donald Trump

Trump Has No Foreign Policy

There's no such thing as a Trump Doctrine, folks—just an incoherent mess.<p>Whenever a new American president takes office, or even well beforehand, analysts and academics rush to discern their foreign policy “doctrine”—a grand theory that connects what might otherwise appear to be a Pollock-like …

Foreign Policy

Trump’s entire campaign was a bait-and-switch: Washington’s a mess, and it’s all the president’s fault

Trump’s showing himself to be about the most inept, disorganized, sloppy, incompetent president in recent memory<p>Donald Trump sold himself to voters as a successful businessman who knew how to get things done, a no-nonsense manager who’d whip the government into shape.<p>But he’s showing himself to be …

Donald Trump

The Spy Revolt Against Trump Begins

Intelligence Community pushes back against a White House it considers leaky, untruthful and penetrated by the Kremlin<p>In a recent column, I explained …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Only Knows How to Do One Thing -- And It Isn't Being President

It is time to stop pretending that Donald Trump has the intelligence, integrity, or understanding to be President. He is not smart, he is not a good person, and he is not even a good businessman. If he was smart, he would not talk about how smart he is all the time. If he was a good person, he …

Donald Trump

Trump dumped Abrams over his criticisms during the campaign, sources say

Abrams had said publicly that neither Trump nor Clinton were fit to be president.<p>President Donald Trump intervened at the last moment to deny Rex Tillerson his pick to be deputy secretary of state — former deputy national security adviser Elliott Abrams.<p>The president overruled his secretary of …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump won’t let his voter fraud myth die

He also called Elizabeth Warren “Pocahontas” again.<p>In a meeting Thursday with a group of 10 senators, President Donald Trump again brought up an unfounded claim of mass voter fraud in the 2016 election. As Politico reports:<p>As soon as the door closed and the reporters allowed to observe for a few …

Donald Trump

Dems: Suspend or Fire Michael Flynn for Secret Russia Talks

Republicans have so far been silent on the scandal rocking Washington. But Democrats are demanding the National Security Adviser’s head for speaking …

Spreading lies is a classic authoritarian power move. Don’t let Trump get away with it

It’s no secret that Donald Trump is a voluminous liar. But beyond exhausting fact-checkers and infuriating the Twitter accounts of dictionaries, what have Trump’s range of lies accomplished? And, perhaps more ominously, what does his shameless mendacity suggest about future governing decisions?<p>It’s …

Donald Trump

The Mattis-Bannon Race for Secret President May Be Most Important of Our Lives

Secretary of Defense James Mattis is nicknamed “Mad Dog” — a reference to his love of swearing and killing enemy soldiers. He has said that “it’s a …

Containing Trump

He may well try to govern as an authoritarian. Whether he succeeds depends less on what he does than on how civil society responds.<p>Whatever his intellectual and political gifts, Richard Nixon, the 37th president of the United States, was a cunning and dangerous criminal. For him, issuing illegal …

Political Science

Is This Watergate?

President Trump’s showdown with the federal judiciary feels awfully familiar.<p>Quite early in the Trump presidency, people asked me, <i>Is this like Watergate?</i> The question came mainly from people who weren’t around at the time. My answer was either, <i>No</i> or <i>Not yet</i>.<p>Well, the situation just changed, and …

Donald Trump

Trump’s Plan to Fight ISIS With Putin Isn’t Just Futile. It’s Dangerous.

There's no way to go to war alongside the Russian army without dragging American troops down.<p>America and Russia fighting on the same side against ISIS: This is the radical realignment that President Trump has been dangling as the linchpin of his promised reboot of the global war on terror. In one …

Middle East

Donald Trump and the Threat of Global Conflict

A conversation with Robert Jervis of Columbia University on the potential consequences of the president’s combative rhetoric<p>In the opening days of his presidency, Donald Trump appears to be taking an unpredictable, albeit hawkish approach to foreign policy.<p>On Wednesday, his administration issued …

Trump Administration

Kellyanne Conway and the Bowling Green Massacre That Wasn't

In an interview on Thursday, the adviser to President Donald Trump invented a massacre to justify restrictions on refugee admissions and travel from several predominantly Muslim countries.<p>On Thursday, Kellyanne Conway, a top adviser to President Donald Trump, attempted to justify the …

Donald Trump

Many in the Washington power elite are united in their dismay about Trump’s White House

Democrats, Republicans and military leaders denounce the president’s recklessness<p>From the center-right apparatchiks who reigned in the Reagan-Bush era to the center-left bureaucrats who rose in the Obama-Clinton years to the apolitical functionaries of the civil service and the U.S. military, the …

Donald Trump

Profiles in cowardice: GOP leaders quail before the throne as Trump undermines democracy

Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell traded principle for power. Now they look away while Trump builds Fortress America<p>On Monday while Donald Trump’s ban on Muslim immigrants' entering America from seven foreign nations was still causing chaos and fear across the country, House Speaker Paul Ryan was …

Donald Trump

Why Trump’s Immigration Rules Are Unconstitutional

Don’t pay attention to the administration's spin. The law is clear.<p>President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily barring citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from traveling to the United States—as well as denying entry to refugees from Syria for the indefinite …

Immigration

Trump’s “amazing” ignorance: The president’s Black History Month celebration was embarrassing

To commemorate black history, Donald Trump celebrates Frederick Douglass for doing whatever it is he did<p>It’s pretty obvious that Donald Trump does not know why Frederick Douglass is an important figure in American history. That’s to be expected from someone who, as The New York Times put it …

Black History
Donald Trump

A Clarifying Moment in American History

There should be nothing surprising about what Donald Trump has done in his first week—but he has underestimated the resilience of Americans and their institutions.<p>I am not surprised by President Donald Trump’s antics this week. Not by the big splashy pronouncements such as announcing a wall that he …

Political Science