Troy Russell

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Generation Progress

OUR ISSUES<p>Generation Progress is committed to a wide range of issues that matter to young Americans. We react and respond to challenges as they arise …

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ESPN Has Mastered The Art Of Making Grown Men Cry

The World Wide Leader is cutting onions every time you turn on the TV.<p>No one cares about the ESPY Awards. It's that simple. Fans don't care about who wins Best Team or Greatest College Athlete Twitter Controversy. People watch for two reasons: 1) it's the only thing on TV and 2) the emotional …

How To Stay Stuck In The Friend Zone

Jason Derulo's new single, "The Other Side", talks about how to take your friendship to a relationship. Watch Jason explain what NOT to do if you wanna get out of the friend zone.

The Easiest And Best Way To Grill Fish

Whole. And no, you're not going to eat bones.<p>Most people assume grilling fish is a pain in the ass. Isn't it always sticking to the grate and falling apart? How do you know when it's done? And ugh, what about the BONES?<p>Now look: Would your faithful summer grilling correspondent be here telling you …

The 15 Most Difficult "Would You Rather" Questions Of All Time

Well, would you?

Meatball Problems: The 8 Most Common Mistakes

<b>By Danielle Walsh, Bon Appétit</b><p>It seems like every Italian grandmother has her own secret for the perfect meatballs. Some soak their breadcrumbs in milk. Some use a special blend of herbs and spices. Some combine different types of meat for that oh-so-perfect texture. But if you're not a nonna, …

16 Things You Can Turn Into Pesto

Move out the way, basil. Cheese + nuts + olive oil + garlic + whatever the hell you want = awesome pesto.<p>O Pesto, Prince of Pasta Sauces, Holy Anointer of Chicken, Most Herbacious Condiment! Italian grandmothers + everyone else have been making this stuff with basil since the world was born. But …

Detroit Becomes Largest City To Declare Bankruptcy

On Thursday afternoon, Detroit filed for bankruptcy protections that will make it easier for the Michigan city to walk away from over $18 billion in …

Senate Confirms McCarthy, Now The Real Work Can Start

After unprecedented scrutiny and delay, the Senate voted 59–40 today to confirm Gina McCarthy as the administrator of the Environmental Protection …

Texas Legislators File Radical ‘Fetal Heartbeat’ Bill To Ban Abortion After Just Six Weeks

On Thursday, three Texas Republicans filed a measure that would criminalize abortion services after a fetal heartbeat can be detected — which …