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26 Really Clever Gardening Tricks

No green thumb required.

Patagonia vs. Donald Trump

We all knew the legendary outerwear company Patagonia lived and breathed the adventurous life. We knew they cared about the environment. But it wasn’t till Trump came along that we realized they were ready to fight.<p><b>Patagonia was built</b> in the image of its founder, Yvon Chouinard. In late January, …

Donald Trump

New on Netflix: April 2018

April on Netflix brings new original films, including "The Week Of," starring Chris Rock and Adam Sandler as guys whose kids are about to tie the knot.<p>Other new movies: "6 Balloons," starring Dave Franco as a heroin addict and "Pickpockets" about a trio of aspiring thieves.<p>As for new series, …

11 Incredible TV Shows That No One's Talking About

We're bringing the buzz for these unsung gems<p><i>Game of Thrones</i>, <i>Stranger Things</i>, <i>Black Mirror</i>... yadda yadda yadda.<p>If you're looking for some new pub ammo, we recommend checking out these 12 brilliant TV shows and recommending them to all your friends. Talk up these underrated gems and everyone will …

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Esther Rose’s gorgeous, honest country songs are steeped in tradition

Esther Rose’s gorgeous, honest country songs are steeped in tradition<p>Inspired and nurtured by community, the New Orleans musician is bound to go …

39 Great Whiskeys You Can Actually Find at Your Liquor Store

Here’s the truth about most “Best Whiskeys” lists you’ll find online: a slideshow of rare Pappy Van Winkles and Macallan Lalique releases aren’t …

Here Are The 20 Netflix Documentaries That Are Definitely Worth Your Time To Watch

Say goodbye to aimless browsing this weekend.<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>

The Most Underrated Albums of 2017

By one way of looking at it (mine), this person made the best record of 2017, and these nine artists filled out the Top 10. It's tough enough finding …

The Best Albums Of 2017 – The Uncut Top 50

Our albums of the year revealed!<p><b>50<br>THE XX</b> <i><br>I See You</i> <br>YOUNG TURKS<br>The XX might have patented a shy, minimalist take on dance music that became a …

The 20 best films of 2017

2017 didn’t improve much on 2016. If anything, the horror and dread of last year only seemed to take root and blossom this year, as some of our worst …

George Lucas

The best crime books and thrillers of 2017

Mark Lawson welcomes the return of George Smiley, drunken spooks and the recreation of a real-life murder trial<p>In literature, as in boxing, great champions have compromised their reputations by going on too long. But entering the ring for the 24th time, at the age of 86, John le Carré remained an …

Books

50 Best Albums of 2017

50<p>Code Orange, ‘Forever’<p>The Pittsburgh hardcore-from-hell outfit delivers state-of-the-art heaviness with its third full-length LP, and its first for …

If You Liked Gone Girl, You'll Love These Suspense Thrillers

For a long time, it seemed like maybe Liane Moriarty and Stephen King had cornered the modern market on the suspense-fiction genre. But no more: …

The Montreals - deadheads.

There is so much music on this planet. As I near my 500th post on Indie Shuffle, which doesn't seem like much, it's hard to wrap my head around how …

Indie Music

Clafoutis: The Lazy Summer Custard You Can Make on a Whim

You don't even have to stir things.<p>Summer is a sanctioned time to be lazy, and this applies to desserts as much as it does to finishing your summer reading. I’ll get to it when I get to it! At first I thought a galette was the easiest summer dessert, but there’s something even easier that doesn’t …

The Best Reviewed Books of 2017 (So Far)

With the year more than half way through, we at Book Marks thought we’d take a look back at the titles that garnered the strongest reviews since …

The Best Small Town to Visit in All 50 States

The paradox of big-city travel is that you never really get a break. You ditch work in New York, LA, or Chicago to go visit your buddies in New York, …

7 New Books You Need to Read This June

<i>Each month,</i> <i>Boris Kachka</i> <i>offers nonfiction and fiction book recommendations. You should read as many of them as possible.</i><p><b>The Answers</b><b>, by Catherine</b> …

11 Tales Of Struggle And Self-Discovery

<i>Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.</i><p><b>Firebrand</b> by A.J. Hartley<p>“Readers who come for the tightly plotted mystery will stay for the heroine who does all she can to resist. <i>(Mystery/fantasy. 14-adult)</i>” Three months after the events of <i>Steeplejack</i> (2016), Anglet Sutonga …

Books

20 One-Pot Suppers for When You Don't Want to Cook — Recipes from The Kitchn

As sure as there are seven days in the week, I can count on the fact that at least one of those days, I'll come home from work feeling totally …

Cooking

Your Summer of Reading Begins With This Epic List of June's New Scifi and Fantasy Books

It’s June! The days are longer, the nights are warmer, and the amount of new science fiction and fantasy books that will soon be available is truly …

Books

How to Make No-Knead Loaf Bread

I've made several different no-knead breads in covered Dutch ovens and casseroles, but this was my first attempt at making one in an open loaf pan. …

Jordan Alexander - Take Me Out Tonight

Toronto-based singer/songwriter Jordan Alexander seems to have a talent for coming up with a catchy pop sound, at least going by “Take Me Out …

Loneliness

16 Great Reads for the Summer

In preparation for summer beach bags, plane carry-ons, and afternoons spent by the pool: a list of sixteen books to read—most new, some just …

This Spring’s Most Anticipated Thrillers

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p><i>Waking Gods</i> by Sylvain Neuvel<p>“Pure, unadulterated literary escapism featuring giant killer robots and the looming end of humankind. In a word: unputdownable.” A brazen fusion of science fiction and apocalyptic thriller, the second …

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