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The 10 most intense battles in US history

In the short history of our country, the United States rose to global military dominance — yeah, I said it. Come at me, China.<p>But the road to the top was paved with the blood of good men and women. Looking back, there are some pivotal battles we remember with solemn pride and a little bit of …

Military

Providing Value to Agile Ceremonies as a Tester with Melissa Tondi

<b>Description:</b><p>After many years focusing on companies' implementation of Agile I've observed similarities far and wide. Many times, we assume there is a …

Project Management

How Baby Boomers Broke America

<b>ONE</b><p>Lately, most Americans, regardless of their political leanings, have been asking themselves some version of the same question: How did we get …

Middle-class

Best Anti-Inflammatory Foods - Foods That Fight Inflammation

1 Quinoa<p>Gallery Stock<p>“A high fiber diet has been shown to lower levels of C-reactive protein, a marker of inflammation that your doctor can test for,” Ansel says. “The trouble is, most of us don’t get half the fiber we need, so working it in at every meal is key. With five grams of fiber per cooked …

Nutrition

The 9.9 Percent Is the New American Aristocracy

The class divide is already toxic, and is fast becoming unbridgeable. You’re probably part of the problem.<p>1.<p>For about a week every year in my childhood, I was a member of one of America’s fading aristocracies. Sometimes around Christmas, more often on the Fourth of July, my family would take up …

Income Inequality

Dad jokes, ranked

Let's face it, dads have horrible jokes. But sometimes, the jokes are so horrible they're amazing.<p>Every once in a while, a wholesome dad joke is just …

Jokes

24 Brilliant Home Hacks That Are Actually The Easiest

Being an adult is hard. Between working, sleeping, eating, and Netflix and chilling, where are we expected to find the time to organize our …

DIY

13 cognitive biases that really screw things up for you

The human brain is a natural wonder. It produces more than 50,000 thoughts each day and 100,000 chemical reactions each second. With this amount of …

Critical Thinking

‘Evil Genius’: Netflix’s Latest True Crime Addiction Explores the Pizza Bomber Heist

From the producers of ‘Wild Wild Country’ comes this bizarre real-life tale of “America’s most diabolical bank heist,” premiering May 11th on Netflix.<p>…

Crime

6 Legit Ways To Lower Your Student Loan Payments

The system is absurdly confusing, so we’ve laid out your options.<p>Like millions of other Americans, financial journalist Janet Alvarez was laid off from her job in 2009. She decided to ride out the recession by pursuing her MBA, racking up six figures in student loan debt along the way.<p>But when she …

Personal Finance

The 13 Best Crime Movies on Netflix Right Now

We've combed through the conmen, cops, and crooks to come up with a list of the absolute best crime movies on Netflix right now.<p>The most optimistic way to think of crime is that it exposes the most dangerous cracks in the fabric of society. To survive as a species, humans must live together; …

All of the Best Apps for When You Want to Learn Something New

Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks?<p>If you’re a naturally curious person like I am, then you probably have a lot of questions about …

Apps

26 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of us Probably Don't)

You can't get to the top by behaving like everyone else.<p>Highly successful people don't rise to the top by behaving like everyone else. They understand that achieving great things means getting more done, taking excellent care of their bodies and thinking in ways which promote greatness. Here are …

Startups

21 Mother’s Day Brunches and Celebrations in Austin

Everyone can agree that no one deserves to be celebrated more than women who raised us. In order to help you find the perfect way to thank those maternal figures in your lives on <b>Mother’s Day</b>, Eater put together a guide to Austin's best holiday brunches, dinners, pop-ups, and more happening around …

Texas

Bill Gates is raising his children according to a 1970s ‘Love and Logic’ formula — here are his top tips for grooming successful kids

Bill Gates doesn't pretend he lives in an egalitarian household. When it comes to parenting his three children, the billionaire Microsoft mogul readily admits his wife Melinda has done more than her share of the work raising the kids.<p>"My wife does 80%," Gates told a crowd of Harvard students on …

Bill Gates

How to Win a War in Three Easy Steps – A Selection of the Best (and Worst) Army Training Films

“Most of them are mind-numbingly utilitarian; others are unintentionally hilarious.” IT’S NOT OFTEN THAT an army training film gets a nod from the …

What to Wear to Every Type of Job Interview

From a tech start-up to a law firm.<p>There are a select few times in your life where stressing over what to wear is inevitable. Take, for example, a job interview. You're trying to land a gig through people whose actual jobs are to judge you. Your outfit is going to be part of that judgment—whether …

Men's Fashion

Patrolling the Mekong River Delta with the PBR

Army and Marine Corps ground troops bore the brunt of the American casualties in the Vietnam War. Serving aboard a Navy ship off the coast may have …

Vietnam

Two Decades of War Have Eroded the Morale of America’s Troops

After nearly 17 years of war, service members have seen plenty of patriotic displays but little public debate about why they’re fighting.<p><b>S</b>outh of Fallujah’s Route Fran were hundreds of insurgents who’d spent months digging trench lines, emplacing roadside bombs, barricading streets, training with …

Donald Trump Will Do Anything To Avoid Prosecution–And John Bolton Will Help

If Trump distracts us from his own misdeeds, and financially benefits and consolidates power through war, it won’t matter to him how many lives are lost.<p><i>This story reflects the views of this author, but not necessarily the editorial position of</i> Fast Company.<p>In October 2017, U.S. Army Sergeant La …

Unions Want to Know Where the Hell All That Trump Tax Cut Money Went

Several unions are demanding that employers explain what exactly they're doing with they huge windfall Republicans gave them.<p>Certified nursing assistant Gloria Duquette starts each work day at 7 AM, dashes to her second job at 3 PM, and finishes at 11 PM. All day long, she transports nursing home …

This Is The Right Way to Load Your Dishwasher

Modern dishwashers are marvels of appliance engineering. They use scalding water to kill bacteria, potent jets to scour food remnants, and enough …

Morning Bits: The Trump administration is worse than ever

The tax cuts were supposed to benefit workers, weren’t they? “Apple’s capital return plan will get much larger, according to one Wall Street firm. Citi Research reiterated its buy rating for Apple shares, saying the company will use tax reform proceeds to significantly increase its stock buyback …

Trump Administration

21 Lies You Were Told As A Kid And Still Believed...Until Now

Tag your lying parents.

Middle School

The 26 oddest lines from Donald Trump's totally bizarro omnibus signing announcement

<b>(CNN) —</b> After threatening a veto via Twitter on Friday morning, President Donald Trump -- flanked by several of his favorite (for now) Cabinet secretaries -- announced he had signed the $1.3 trillion budget bill that will keep the government funded and open through September.<p>Trump lambasted the …

Merchant Shipping

How To Cook A Precooked Ham

Glazes and slow cookers can work miracles.<p>If an Easter ham is the crowning glory of your table every spring, it may be time to dress it up in a better outfit this year.<p>Most holiday hams that Americans buy at the supermarket are known as city hams, which are precooked. They’re wet-cured hams that …

Cooking

25 Dad Jokes That Are All Funny, No Filler

Jokes are funny, but dad jokes are funnier.

Jokes

The "Everything Terrible Trump Has Done So Far" Omnibus (Week 61)

____________________________________________________________________________<p>700. Sued for failing to protect humpback whales<p>701. After dismissing …

The Great Lie of Conservatism

The philosophical foundation of conservatism is a template for exploitation, argues Drew Magary, and it's time to stop treating it as half our country's guiding principles.<p>They’re all dead now. All the unofficial fathers of modern conservatism: William F. Buckley, Russell Kirk, Milton Friedman, …

The colossal cost of war

Fifteen years ago today, the United States and its coalition partners invaded Iraq.<p>That decision led to a more than eight-year occupation in which …