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10 Super-Helpful Charts Every Baker Needs to Pin

Never mess up another lattice pie crust ever again.<p>When it comes to baking, it pays to be precise. So the next time you fire up your oven, make sure to have these incredibly helpful charts on hand.

Baking

Why an Embarrassing President Trump Might Be Good for America

“Trump is a clown! Trump is a bully! Trump is a bigot! Trump is a political greenhorn! Trump is a con man!”<p>Those are just a few of the expressions …

Presidential candidates as college football teams - Tennessee Journalist

<b>[title_box title=”Presidential candidates as college football teams”]</b><p>Sports is a field in which many interesting and fun debates can exist and take …

Teens Were Allowed to Anonymously Post Questions on a Big Screen at Assembly and It Backfired Spectacularly

If you’re going to allow a bunch of 14-year-old students to text you questions anonymously, displaying them in real time on a big screen probably …

Bernie Sanders Takes the Lead in Iowa Poll

Mark Peterson—Redux<p>Brooks Kraft—Corbis for TIME<p>Susan Walsh—AP<p>Win McNamee—Getty Images<p>Mark Peterson—Redux<p>Jim Young—Reuters<p>Jessica McGowan—Getty …

Zak Irvin Injury: Updates on Michigan Star's Recovery from Back Surgery

The Michigan Wolverines basketball team returns the majority of its core for the 2015-16 campaign and has Big Ten title aspirations, but it will be without superstar Zak Irvin during offseason preparations because of a back injury.<p>Continue for updates.<p>Irvin Expected Back Near Start of Regular Season<p>…

Football (U.S.)

Twitterpocalypse: The shady business of parody Twitter says it’s under attack.

Late one night last week, Common White Girl logged onto Twitter and prepared to die. Over the past few weeks, she’d watched as other big “parody” …

A look at Europe's population helps explain why Britain and Germany are divided over the refugee crisis

A particular schism has emerged between Britain and Germany.<p>Germany, and its ally France, are speaking about the crisis in "moral" terms and committing to taking thousands of refugees.<p>German Chancellor Angela Merkel has become a figurehead for the crisis in Europe and has championed rehoming quotas …

No Refuge in Scripture or In Law: Why Kim Davis Must Do Her Job, Resign, or Remain In Jail

Kim Davis, the Rowan County, Kentucky, clerk who refuses to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, claims to be a Christian. I shall take her at her word. And taking her at her word, I believe that her position lacks both biblical and constitutional merit. She should either do her job or resign. …

Father-Son Duo Complete All 50 States in Their Pun-Fueled Food Map of the U.S.

Just a little over a year ago, Chris Durso (creator of Foodiggity) and his then-8-year-old son Cameron embarked on a fun, visual collaboration known as <i>Foodnited States of America</i>. Together, the Durso duo planned to recreate all 50 states of the U.S. out of various, edible ingredients with a …

Here's what your food would look like if it weren't genetically modified over millennia

Genetically modified foods, or GMOs, inspire strong reactions nowadays, but humans have been tweaking the genetics of our favorite produce for millennia.<p>While GMOs may involve splicing genes from other organisms (such as bacteria) to give plants desired traits — like resistance to pests, selective …

Organisms

Poll: What word comes to mind about Hillary, Jeb, Trump?

Hillary Clinton was most associated with the word "liar." AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall<p>A new poll released Thursday asked respondents to name "the first word that comes to mind" with three of the leading 2016 presidential candidates.<p>The results were quite illuminating.<p>The top word associated with …

Hillary Clinton found a brilliant way to troll the Republican candidates during their big debate

Clinton's campaign set up a press filing room for reporters covering the debates at her headquarters in Brooklyn, New York. The walls of the room were covered with posters showing past statements from several of the Republican candidates praising Clinton.<p>There were quotes from front-runner Donald …

US prisoner to be released after 43 years in solitary confinement

Federal court orders release of Albert Woodfox, the longest-standing solitary confinement prisoner in America<p>A US judge has ordered the unconditional release of Albert Woodfox, the country's longest-serving solitary confinement prisoner, who has spent 43 years in isolation behind bars in a …

FIFA Frantically Announces 2015 Summer World Cup In United States

<i>Global Soccer Tournament To Kick Off In America Later This Afternoon</i><p>ZURICH—After the Justice Department indicted numerous executives from world …

Why This is the Only State Where Unemployment is Up

A few years ago, as the U.S. unemployment rates flirted with the double digits, North Dakota bucked the trend. Its oil and gas boom kept jobless …

Department of Defense meant to send dead or inactivated spores, but government does not believe there is a risk to the public, spokesman says<p>The Pentagon has conceded it accidentally shipped samples of a live bioweapon across nine states and to a US air base in South Korea.<p>In an extraordinary …

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