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Craft Beer Recommendations for Every Kind of Football Fan

From tailgaters to fantasy-league moguls and folks just there for the food, we’ve created a beer-drinking guide for fans of every stripe.<p>Come fall, few things quicken our pulse quite like football. Our lives revolve around Saturday and Sunday afternoons when our favorite teams engage in gridiron …

Stars & Hype Forever: Bitches Is Crazy

Mass Appeal’s new Netflix series premieres this weekend at SXSW<p>The search for something new in a year of sameness<p>"It is funny to just walk in and …

Why Russia’s drinkers resist AA

It used to be a common sight in Moscow: two men, swaying on a corner and holding up three fingers in the air. A bottle of vodka cost 3 rubles back …

'Junk meat' diet takes deadly toll in Tonga

NUKU'ALOFA: On Tonga's supermarket shelves, huge cans of corned beef the size of paint tins replaced traditional fare such as fish and coconuts long …

A YouTube Legend Battles for His Basketball Future

The Ballad of Kiwi Gardner<p><b>It’s Memorial Day 2009.</b> Inside Cupertino High’s dimly lit gymnasium, two traveling teams of teenage basketball stars tip …

Otaku anthropology: exploring Japan's unique subculture

Patrick Galbraith wants you to know that otaku isn’t just Japanese for "nerd." The Alaska-born ethnographer and journalist has spent over a decade studying the subculture, from cosplayers to collectors, "rotten girls" to bishojo-loving boys. On his way to a Ph.D. from the University of Tokyo — he’s …

Why Los Angeles Is the Best Food Town in America

What’s turned Los Angeles into a culinary boomtown? Chef Roy Choi and New Yorker staff writer Dana Goodyear know.<p>If you want to fall in love with Los …

Sex pixels: what 4K means for porn

Still reeling from the transition to HD, the erotic-video business faces another sea change<p>"Porn killed Betamax." Among the tech cognoscenti, this is often an article of faith, suggesting that A/V format wars are won and lost not on dull technical details such as price (VHS machines had a cheaper …

The Growing Legend of Lance Stephenson

The Pacers are destroying the league behind a terrifying defense and two max-salary franchise cornerstones, proving, rather emphatically, that the …

Life Times Six | How Travion Blount got 118 years and 6 life sentences for a robbery

NORFOLK<p>At the opening of the trial, a Norfolk circuit judge glanced down at Travion Blount.<p>"He looks young," the judge said.<p>"He's 17," his defense …

How the food stamp diet is leaving the Rio Grande Valley both hungry and obese | The Washington Post

Cleaning Hacks to Save Your Bachelor PadRub cornstarch on walls to get rid of nasty grease stains.

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Report Card: The Girlfriends of Zack Morris

Was there anyone cooler in the 90’s than Zack Morris? Look at him. He could get any girl he wanted! AND he had a cell phone bigger than a human head. …

Poison Tree

A letter to Niko Bellic about Grand Theft Auto V<p>Dear Niko,<p>Last week, the latest installment of the <i>Grand Theft Auto</i> series was released. It made a …

Public Enemies: Social Media Is Fueling Gang Wars in Chicago

• Author: Ben Austen. Ben Austen Culture<br>• Date of Publication: 09.17.13. 09.17.13<br>• Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p><b>Just about any</b> teenager in Chicago …

The Guy Who Was Raped by a Girl

Charles was a charming, mellow kid. He was sharp, but had a really goofy sense of humor, which is why I couldn’t tell if he was joking when he told me a girl had raped him.<p><i>Image via Flickr.</i><p>For reasons that are obvious, my memory is not the best. Writing stories for this column often brings back …

'Grand Theft Auto V' Is Going to Destroy My Social Life

<i>GTAV</i> is looking like it'll be the most excitingly immersive video game ever made, which is devastating news for any GTA fans who plan on seeing the ones they love for a good two to three months after it's released. Imagine what kind of world we...<p><i>A sad, sad scene that's bound to be repeated</i> …

In-Flight Entertainment

Chip Kelly's Eagles take off against Washington on Monday night<p>The National Football League devours phenomena. It grinds down any hint of the future …

NFL

futureNYCSubway v2

The first futureNYCSubway was more a look at what had been proposed and various alternatives rather than a realistic plan. It was basically a thought …

NOT COMICS!: SAD GUY MUSIC SPECIAL part 1-- DRAKE IS A HARMFUL PARAPERSONALITY AT THE TOP OF HIS SAD GAME, or Drake and the Question of Realness

I wanted to get a little rambly about music for a bit, because I've been listening to The Weeknd's "Trilogy" again, giving it a second chance, but I …

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Super-Fast Fried Chicken

Keep the skin on these chicken thighs to allow the flavor of the sweet paprika and spicy cayenne in the batter to sink in for 15 minutes.

Bitters | Brad Thomas Parsons

“Finally, here is an entire book devoted to the history, culture, and uses of the herbal elixir.”<p>—BonAppetit.com “Best Cookbooks of 2011”<p>“Gorgeous …

Comparing Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile’s New Upgrade Plans

The newest fad in the wireless industry has quickly become upgrade plans. After Verizon and AT&T both extended upgrade periods out to 24 months, we …

Skyzoo - "JanSport Strings" (Official Video)

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NBA Trade Value, Part 3

Welcome to the conclusion of Bill Simmons's annual ranking of the NBA's top 50 most valuable assets<p>If you missed the first two installments of my …