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Black Panther Himself Competed in S.N.L.’s Hilarious New “Black Jeopardy”

“This might be the blackest ‘Black Jeopardy’ yet!”<p><i>Saturday Night Live</i>’s “Black Jeopardy” sketches are always some of the show’s strongest. The format usually features two black contestants competing against a hapless white character who is way out of place. <b>Tom Hanks’s</b> Trump voter “Black Jeopardy” …

Julia Child's 10-Second Trick for Better Poached Eggs

Julia Child took eggs very seriously. She devoted an entire chapter to them in <i>Mastering the Art of French Cooking, Volume 1</i>, our Cookbook Club book of the month, and Club members have wasted no time perfecting everything from French omelettes to soft scrambles. But the ones we can't stop talking …

Kristen Wiig Can't Say Hallelujah Right In Funny Late Night Sketch

James Franco Giggled His Way Through a Strong Episode of Saturday Night Live

Even though he lost a few fingers and a foot in the process.<p>For his fourth time hosting <i>Saturday Night Live</i>, <b>James Franco</b> mostly coasted on his own charm and inside jokes about his career, and it made for a good episode, one of the strongest of the season so far. Franco has an effortlessly likable …

Comedy

A Super-Simple Recipe for Homemade Chocolate Truffles

Every single homemade chocolate truffle is a masterpiece. That beautiful exterior coated with salty nuts or a dusting of chocolate coating holds …

garlic wine and butter steamed clams

If you think your clams may not be clean, wash them first: Fill a large bowl with cool tap water and place the clams in it. Let them soak for 20 …

Seafood

tomato-glazed meatloaves with brown butter mashed potatoes

<i>Make the glaze:</i> Combine glaze ingredients in a small saucepan, and simmer, whisking constantly, for 2 minutes until and glaze is satiny smooth. Set …

Recipes

failproof crepes + a crepe party

I know what most people think of crêpes — they’re difficult, they require planning ahead, they’re fussy (cough<i>French</i>), they rip easily, the first one …

Breakfast

corn and black bean weeknight nachos

Assembly<p>2 ears corn, husked<p>1 15-ounce can black beans, drained and rinsed<p>1 large poblano<p>Nonstick spray or 2 teaspoons oil<p>2 generous cups (about 8 …

Recipes

easiest french fries

This recipe requires no peeling, soaking, twice-frying, deep-fry thermometer (or deep-fryer), temperature monitoring or even stirring and uses a …

French Fries

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with a Bacon, Mustard and Walnut Vinaigrette

Preheat the oven to 450 degrees F.<p>Toss the Brussels sprouts with 2 tablespoons of the oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper on a rimmed baking sheet. …

These Are the Most Popular Healthy Foods on Pinterest

As the days get shorter and the weather turns chilly, we tend to stray from salads and tuck into comfort foods. But it’s possible to pack warm fall …

Pumpkin Muffins

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly coat a standard 12-cup muffin tin with nonstick spray or line with paper liners.<p>Step 2<p>Whisk flour, …

15 Satisfying Soups Easy Enough to Make on a Weeknight

There is one dish that appears pretty consistently on my weekly meal plan, and that is soup. Almost every week, there is a night designated for it — …

Pain de Campagne - Country French Bread Recipe

"I got this recipe out of a novel and made some minor changes. It is a yummy French bread that is worth the wait."<p>Ingredients<p>For the Poolish:<p>1/2 …

hummus heaped with tomatoes and cucumbers

Like clockwork every summer, I decide that the only thing I want to eat, maybe forever because when it’s warm out I completely forget winter is …

Food

Tim Cook Says 250 Apple Employees Are 'Dreamers' as Donald Trump's Decision on DACA Nears

Apple CEO Tim Cook on Sunday tweeted that Apple employs 250 so-called "dreamers," or individuals who were brought to the United States at a young age when their parents or guardians illegally immigrated to the country.<p>"I stand with them," said Cook. "They deserve our respect as equals and a …

The last Nazi hunters

Since 1958, a small department of Germany’s government has sought to bring members of the Third Reich to trial. A handful of prosecutors are still tracking down Nazis, but the world’s biggest cold-case investigation will soon be shut down. By Linda Kinstler<p>The Central Office for the Investigation …

German Politics

How to Learn New Things as an Adult

A new book explores the psychology of mastering skills and absorbing information.<p>Quick, what’s the capital of Australia? No Googling! (And no points if you’re Australian—that means the information is more meaningful to you, which means you’re more likely to know it.) Did you get it? Or are you sure …

Learning

Maya Moore calls UConn's run 'once in a lifetime'

Former UConn star Maya Moore speaks with Dianna Russini about the Huskies' bid for a 100th consecutive win, how she's personally helping the team and …

UConn Women Reaching 100? Even ESPN's Doris Burke Didn't See This Coming

This Monday night should not have happened. This ridiculously round, triple-digit streak should not be hanging over the national sports landscape as a painful reminder to women's basketball fans who love all the college teams outside of Connecticut.<p>This should not be another gaping wound to those …

Smallwood: Just give the trophy to UConn already

IS THERE ANY practical need to hold the NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Tournament this year?<p>Couldn’t we just save everybody the trips to …

100 And Counting: How Discipline Drives The UConn Huskies

On April 5, 2016, when the University of Connecticut women’s basketball team won its fourth straight national championship that was supposed to be the end of the Huskies’ incomparable 75-0 streak.<p>Its superstar trio – Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson and Morgan Tuck – were graduating, entering the …

What Had Happened Was: 2/14/17

Oh, you don’t know? We got you.<p>GAME. BLOUSES.<p>The University of Connecticut Huskies came, they saw, and they beat visiting sixth-ranked South Carolina …

Catching Up With Tuck

Hello Everyone!<p>This weekend I had the opportunity to go back to my hometown of Bolingbrook, Illinois to co-host The 19th Annual Community Wide Black …

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New Question for a Frequent Champion: Whether to Meet the President

STORRS, Conn. — When Connecticut won its 11th N.C.A.A. women’s basketball title last spring— its fourth in a row — President Barack Obama joked that he would keep a room with a cot waiting for Coach Geno Auriemma and the Huskies’ regular visit to the White House.<p>“He does seem to spend an awful lot …

Ogwumike, Parker, Whalen Play in NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

150+ Educational Websites For Lifelong Learners

This list keeps being updated with more online educational resources:<p>Take a look at EVERLEARNERS.COM<p>If you are anything like me, you have discovered …

Learning