Tim Sharek

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The 15 Best Netflix Documentaries to Watch When You're Stoned

We went beyond 'Planet Earth' to give you weirdest, most enlightening, and prettiest nonfiction you can stream.<p>The joint is lit and you're ready to download information into your brain like Neo in <i>The Matrix.</i> All of a sudden the colorful grid of Netflix's documentary section pops up and the pure …

4 Exercises to Prevent Shin Splints

Protect an injury-prone spot with these simple moves.<p>​<p>​<p>You don’t think about your shins until they hurt. And by then, you could be looking at some major downtime. A recent study found that it takes, on average, 71 days to rehab shin splints. Shin splints (the term for pain that occurs on the front …

'It Had Never Been Done on Television Before': The Oral History of Breaking Bad

Creator Vince Gilligan, stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul, and others reflect on how an offbeat show about a drug-dealing schoolteacher revolutionized television forever.<p>Television changed the night of January 20, 2008: <i>Breaking Bad</i>, a bold and singular drama about a downtrodden, dying high school …

These Glass Tumblers Are the Only Ones You'll Ever Need

By Amiel Stanek<p>Do you, or other people, consume beverages in your home? Yes? Then you need these.<p>Once upon a time, when I was editor in chief Adam Rapoport's assistant, he shared with me an old adage of magazine editing that really stuck with me. "Writers," he sighed after hanging up the phone with …

The 50 Best Men’s Gifts Under $50

Movie Pass<p>Movies are too expensive for their own good. Between the tickets, the popcorn, and the soda – it can cost as much as a nice dinner out. But …

Make a Chocolate Smoothie That Isn't Full of Life-Shortening Sugar

This lightly sweetened morning sipper contains only six grams added sugars—far less than what you’ll typically find at a smoothie shop. Tangy Greek …

The New Yuppies

The term “yuppie” now feels so dated that it occasionally seems an entire social class has vanished. If the suit-wearing Patrick Batemans of the …

Income Inequality

Afternoon Siesta

Makes 1<p>(Far right in photo above.) Agave nectar makes a great fast sub when you don’t have simple syrup on hand.<p>June 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>¾ ounce Campari<p>¾ ounce tequila blanco<p>¾ ounce fresh lime juice<p>½ ounce agave nectar<p>8 ounces chilled American IPA<p>Lime slice (for serving)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine …

How to Read a Pilot’s Map of the Sky

The first time I saw an aeronautical chart, best I can recall, was at the little airport café in Half Moon Bay, California, while waiting for a table. The coastal mountains and cities scattered around San Francisco Bay were easily recognizable. But superimposed on that familiar landscape were …

25 little-known iPhone features

THINK your intimate relationship with your iPhone means you know everything? Think again. You didn’t know about these nifty tricks.

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The Sports Bubble Is About to Pop

Don’t buy ESPN’s PR talk that its 7 million-household dip in subscribers is just a blip. It’s for real, and it will have serious consequences for the …

10 essential Finder tricks every Mac user should know

In Mac OS X, you’ll spend much of your time in the Finder, the part of your operating system that manages files and such. While you might think you know all there is to know about it, the Finder is a complex and wonderful app — with its own special tricks to master.<p>Here are 10 essential Finder tips …

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Our 86 Favorite Weeknight Dinner Ideas

Monday-Thursday you need dinner and you need it fast. We've got all the recipes you'll need.<p>These are our most popular, best-loved, and greatest weeknight dinner recipes of all time—and we're coming up with even more as we speak.

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The 10 Best Budget Bourbons

With the holidays behind us, it's time to scale back, tighten the belt, buckle down, and engage in other cliches that mean spending less money on booze. This week, we'll start considering the best ways to save a little cash and still drink well, one spirit at a time.<p>Today, I'm covering bourbon. …

The MH Interview: Bill Maher

In its 11th season, HBO's Real Time With Bill Maher still attracts more than 4 million viewers a week. Here, the show's host tells us what he thinks—what he really thinks—about Rush Limbaugh, Elisabeth Hasselbeck, Ann Coulter, the Pope, and the future of humanity (Warning: profanity)<p>Bill Maher is …

I Quit Teach for America

Five weeks of training was not enough to prepare me for a room of 20 unruly elementary-schoolers.<p><i>I am sitting in a comfortable gold folding chair inside one of the many ballrooms at the Georgia International Convention Center. The atmosphere is festive, with a three-course dinner being served and</i> …

The Pittsburgh Pirates Are Baseball's Best And Business Is Thriving

More than 38,000 fans packed PNC Park on Saturday to watch the Pittsburgh Pirates defeat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1. It marked the eighth straight victory for the formerly dreadful Buccos. Equally important, it was the fifth straight home sellout for the Pirates, which represents the most …