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  • newTyler, The Creator: Tiny Desk Concert
    (PG-13: Language) Odd Future co-founder Tyler, The Creator graced NPR Music’s first ever nighttime Tiny Desk Concert. He and his band performed Boredom, See You Again and Glitter from his amazing new album Flower Boy.
    - 7 hours ago, 16 Dec 17, 12:15am -
  • newFunko Pop! x Tommy Boy
    Holy Shnikies! You’ll soon be able to grab Pop! vinyl figures based on Tommy Boy. Choose from David Spade’s snarky Richard or Chris Farley’s dopey but well-intentioned Tommy. We love the disheveled hair and ripped coat on the special-edition To…
    - 8 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 11:30pm -
  • newA Star Wars Christmas Medley
    It might seem like an odd combination, but Star Wars fever and Christmas are both upon us, so Nathan Mills‘ medley sorta makes sense. Sit back and enjoy a beautiful guitar performance of classics like Little Drummer Boy, Imperial March, and Silent…
    - 8 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 10:45pm -
  • newPenguin Cocktail Shaker
    A 1930s art deco classic, this dapper, bow-tied penguin cocktail shaker stands at the ready to serve all your drink-mixing needs. Made from stainless steel and holds up to 18 oz of liquid.
    - 9 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 10:00pm -
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    Audio-visual artist Conner Griffith presents a triptastic experimental short film which bends time and space much in the way that a Christopher Nolan film might. We kept expecting the little twins from The Shining to turn up in that long hallway.
    - 10 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 9:15pm -
  • newMy Arcade: Data East Classics
    A handheld gaming system packed with hundreds of classic arcade games from the now defunct Data East, including Bad Dudes, Karate Champ, B-Wings, BurgerTime, Joe & Mac, and more. Available in landscape and GameBoy style designs.
    - 11 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 8:30pm -
  • newDIY RC LEGO BB-8
    LEGO enthusiast Sariel modified the LEGO BB-8 kit to make it move via remote control. It doesn’t roll exactly like the droid does, but it’s still a cool mod. Sariel used SBrick and Power Functions parts to make the mod. You can download the instr…
    - 11 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 7:45pm -
  • newDIY Exploding Popcorn Cake
    Want to make a dessert that’s sure to be the talk of the party? Ann Reardon of How to Cook That shows us how to create a tasty salted caramel and chocolate cake that looks like a pot overflowing with popcorn. She makes it look easy, but we’re sur…
    - 13 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 6:15pm -

Art of Manliness

  • newThe Importance of Good Manners
    Editor’s note: The following essay — “The Fine Art of Living Together” by Bentley Bates — comes from The Boy’s Own Book of Leadership, published in 1933.   A heap of fellows think manners don’t amount to much. They have an idea it is…
    - 11 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 8:23pm -
  • newHow to Build a Cozy Fireplace Fire (That Won’t Get Smoky)
    As the holidays draw near and the coldest days of the year start trickling in, the idea of warming up by the crackling flames of a picture-perfect fire is too alluring to ignore. But without the right preparation, that ideal fire can turn into a room…
    - 14 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 5:10pm -
  • newPodcast #364: How to Know When Someone is Lying (From a Former CIA Officer)
    Have you ever been burned by somebody because they told you an outright lie? It can happen in your personal or business life – you’re on cloud nine when your girlfriend says she loves you, only to find out later she’s been cheating on you for m…
    - 1 day ago, 14 Dec 17, 7:59pm -
  • new35 DIY Gifts for Men [Updated for 2017!]
    Anyone can open their wallet and plop down cash for a nice present. But the gifts that mean the most are the ones people make for you; knowing someone spent their time crafting something just for you is truly special. Plus, in a very consumeristic cu…
    - 2 days ago, 14 Dec 17, 1:54pm -
  • Tips for Driving on Snowy Roads
    While busy airports tend to get all the attention around the holiday travel season, the highways and byways are actually far more trafficked. Of long-distance travelers — those going 50 miles or more — over 90% are getting to where they’re goin…
    - 3 days ago, 13 Dec 17, 5:45pm -
  • Podcast #363: Budgeting Doesn’t Have to Suck
    If you find yourself running out of money before your next paycheck or if you’ve been having trouble making a dent in your debt, then you, my friend, need a budget.  My guest today is Jesse Mecham, he’s the creator of the You Need a Budget syste…
    - 4 days ago, 12 Dec 17, 4:07pm -
  • The 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways: Gifts Over $100
    Welcome to AoM’s 12 Days of Christmas! We’ve partnered with Huckberry to bring you 12 straight days of awesome gift guides and giveaways. Each day will feature a different Huckberry shop with 10 gift ideas, as well as a giveaway. The giveaways w…
    - 4 days ago, 12 Dec 17, 1:47pm -
  • Jack London’s Wisdom on Living a Life of Thumos
    The philosopher Plato thought that the soul of man could be compared to a chariot and consisted of three parts: a dark horse which represented the appetites, a white horse that represented thumos, and the charioteer which symbolized reason, and worke…
    - 5 days ago, 11 Dec 17, 5:20pm -

Food Republic

  • newTuna, Winter Trends, Soup Nazi: 10 Hot Topics On Food Republic
    “Official winter” is only a week away, and we’re already cozying up with comfort food recipes, soup news, holiday ducks and more. We also looked at the most Googled recipes of the year, as well as food critic Pete Wells’ picks for the top 10…
    - 13 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 6:00pm -
  • new10 Things We Learned This Week On The Food Republic Today Podcast
    Food Republic Today is our new podcast, a one-stop-shop for food and beverage news, interviews with culinary all-stars, and entertaining bits about food from comedians and others. The podcast is designed to last about 30 minutes—just enough to get…
    - 15 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 4:30pm -
  • newSouthern California Wildfire Relief: This Week In Food Events
    Several fires broke out and burned structures in Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and Ventura last week, displacing thousands in the process. Efforts have been made by L.A. Kitchen and José Andrés to feed those in need. Cook Gather Give, the charity co…
    - 16 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 3:00pm -
  • newHow To Make Perfect Sous-Vide Poached Eggs Every Time

    - 17 hours ago, 15 Dec 17, 2:00pm -
  • newNetflix’s Next Food Documentary Series Is Totally “Rotten”
    The latest food documentary series to hit Netflix won’t feature artistically plated dishes in front of a backdrop of beautiful landscape. Instead, the Netflix Original series Rotten uncovers the less-than-ideal facts of fraud and corruption in…
    - 1 day ago, 14 Dec 17, 7:15pm -
  • newThis Week’s Stories From The Wide World Of Food Waste
    People around the world are reducing food waste, and we take the utmost pleasure in reporting on it. Congratulations to France on their epic sustainability game, by the way. There’s no story about repurposing leftovers, keeping organic materials…
    - 2 days ago, 14 Dec 17, 7:00pm -
  • newDemand For Rice Noodles Sky High! Here Are 10 Recipes
    What’s super-hot right now? Rice noodles! They’re a healthy kitchen staple that are easy to produce, last forever in your pantry and are enjoyed all over the world (not just in Asia). According to food industry insiders, the market is set to inc…
    - 2 days ago, 14 Dec 17, 6:00pm -
  • newHere Are Some Recent NYC Restaurant Observations
    We’d like to believe that we have keen eyes — and ears — when it comes to all things in the NYC restaurant scene. After all, the Big Apple is home to Food Republic HQ and our editorial team is somewhere between mildly and moderately obsessed wi…
    - 2 days ago, 14 Dec 17, 2:00pm -
  • newListen To Food Republic Today: Claus Meyer
    Be sure to subscribe to Food Republic Today on Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your podcasts. And please rate the podcast and leave comments! Subscribe: Apple | Stitcher Famed Nordic chef and baker Claus Meyer schools us on all things bread…
    - 2 days ago, 14 Dec 17, 12:00pm -
  • Does The World Need Black Caviar Champagne?
    Caviar and champagne are among the most time-tested of classic food and wine pairings, and a decidedly luxe one to boot. So naturally, one particularly high-end French wine brand thought to combine the two, creating a super-product akin to the chil…
    - 3 days ago, 13 Dec 17, 6:00pm -
  • What Are The Most Googled Recipes Of 2017?
    Wherever you were, 2017 was a tumultuous year. One of the best ways to de-stress and celebrate at the same time is to cook for people you love, and it looks like people have been looking for comforting dishes all year long. Search engine authority…
    - 3 days ago, 13 Dec 17, 4:15pm -