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Anti-Christian crime causes increasing concern in Germany

Germany's federal police recorded almost 100 attacks on Christians or Christian institutions in Germany in 2017. Most violent incidents occurred …

The Mystery Manuscript Found in a Used Copy of ‘Alice in Wonderland’

When a strange document appeared in her shop, an Australian bookseller turned detective.<p>Lorraine Smith’s detective story began at her second-hand …

Alice In Wonderland

The Trouble with Trench Guns

The Winchester Model 1897 “Trench Gun” with a fixed bayonet was a fearsome and distinctly American weapon used by Doughboys in the trenches of …

This grandmother's genius acne treatment will change your skin forever

No matter what your age or skin type, you're bound to have suffered with acne at some point in your life. Hey, even supermodel Kendall Jenner has …

Skin Care

10 Australian Scifi Movies You Need to Watch

When someone says “Australian science fiction movie,” thoughts immediately and inevitably turn to <i>Mad Max</i>—if not George Miller’s insanely influential …

Horror

52 in 2018: A Sci-Fi Fantasy Reading Challenge

<b>#1-6: A Book Written by an Author from (Almost) Every Continent</b><p>North America: This literary fantasy transports readers to 1988 Mexico City, where an …

30 Must-Read Books

<i>The Great Gatsby,</i> by F. Scott Fitzgerald<p>“It’s hard to say what anyone should or shouldn’t read, let alone <i>everyone,</i> but <i>The Great Gatsby</i> is a book I …

Here Are the 21 Books We're Most Excited to Read in 2018

Zadie Smith, Meg Wolitzer, Sloane Crosley: 2018's notable books read like a who's who of the bookshelf. Whether you're thrilled to encounter these favorites again or be enthralled by a totally new literary love, the best way to get into gear is with this guide to the books that will most excite and …

60 Books We Can't Wait To Read In 2018

Bring on the new year, and a new TBR pile stacked with fresh reads.<p>As 2018 approaches, there’s a lot to look forward to: the end of a hellish 2017, the Winter Olympics, “The Bachelor: Winter Games,” 2017 being over, midterm elections, and 2017 finally drawing to a close.<p>More than anything, though, …

Books

Conspiracy theorists believe we have a HOLLOW earth with 'alien' humans, Vikings and Nazis living inside - IBTimes India

Cluff told the Sun: "I don't know how the flat-Earthers can be so confused. They are obviously wrong. The world is not flat – it's hollow." This …

Lost cities, underwater castles and Jesus Christ's tomb: The top archaeological discoveries of 2017

Here's our pick of this year's best archaeology stories.<p><b>Lost city founded by Alexander the Great uncovered in Iraq after 2,000 years</b><p>A city thought to …

Sixties Psychedelia Returns With A New Fashion Exhibit at The Museum of the City of New York

An exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York highlights the societal implications of Sixties fashion.<p>The psychedelic fashion that pervaded the …

Review of: JFK’S Last Hundred Days: The Transformation of a Man and the Emergence of a Great President, by Thurston Clarke

I was only six years old, but I can recall it with great clarity: the principal visited our classroom—the President had been shot. My mother was …

Life on board Air Force One

In pictures: rare moments from the life of the world’s most important aircraft<p>You’ve seen it in movies, and you’ve read about it in books: Air Force …

14 quotes about leadership from John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States

John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, knew a thing or two about leadership.<p>During his short presidency, he served at the height of the Cold War, oversaw the Cuban Missile Crisis, and supported the Civil Rights movement.<p>He was assassinated 54 years ago this Wednesday, but his …

Civil Rights

What Experts Have Learned So Far From the JFK Records Releases

Since July, the U.S. government has made public more than 30,000 files related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, as required by a …

Here’s a Thanksgiving Toast to The Greatest Generation

<i>This article first appeared on the Hoover Institution site.</i><p>The late World War II combat veteran and memoirist E. B. Sledge enshrined his generation …

Thanksgiving 1943: US sailors pull off a miraculous naval victory

As we celebrate Thanksgiving with our families and loved ones, let us remember the American sailors who 73 years ago spent their Thanksgiving …

This is the essential NaNoWriMo survival kit

November has dawned, and while for many people this means No Shave November or prepping for the holidays, for me and hundreds of thousands of other …

Nanowrimo

8 Secrets to Writing and Editing a Great Cover Letter

To some, writing, printing, and handing in a cover letter may seem like a thing of the past. Within the recruitment industry, there is still a huge …

Employment

The *Best* Apps for Freelance Writers

Embracing the Impact of Personal Experiences on Your Writing

[Call for Entries: The Popular Fiction Awards]<i>The story you want to write isn’t always the story you need to write. Before finishing my novel, I was</i> …

On Setting and Craft

The professor slides the chalk in his long fingers, then taps it on the desk, raising a faint cloud of yellow dust. “Setting,” he says, “isn’t really …

Golden Gate Park

10 Novels Agents Have Already Seen a Billion Times

10 Novels Agents Have Already Seen a Billion TimesLooking for inspiration? Don’t go with any of thesePhoto by Paul SablemanA s a literary agent, I …

Writing

7 Dishes You Have to Eat in Iceland

Everyone knows about Iceland's dramatic natural beauty—from the cascading waterfalls thundering down the jagged mountain cliffs to the vibrant, colorful dancing auroras illuminating the Arctic sky, to the icy fragmented glaciers flanked by black sand beaches and rugged lava rocks. But most people …

Ice Cream

Make-Ahead Gravy is a Pro Thanksgiving Move

Make this gravy ahead of time so you're not sweating over the stove at the last minute.<p>After the turkey, nothing inspires quite as much anxiety as the gravy. A lot of this pressure comes from the hectic, hands-on making of the roux, separating the pan drippings, and heating the stock while your …

10 Slow-Cooker Breakfasts That'll Be Ready When You Wake Up

I have a complicated relationship with breakfast. I'm obsessed with the food—eggs, oatmeal, yogurt, oh my! And I love the way a healthy, well-rounded …