As you've likely heard, Oklahoma Senator Jim Inhofe -- author of "The Greatest Hoax: How the Global Warming Conspiracy Threatens Your Future" -- is the Republicans' first choice to head the Senate committee that oversees the country's environmental policy. Show More Summary
Photo by Calgary Reviews When it came to major fast food chains and barbecue, it used to be pretty simple: The McDonald’s McRib sandwich. That was it. Period. End of sentence. But in the past several months, McDonald’s cult-classic sandwich …..Continue Reading "Fast Food Goes on a Barbecue Bender" originally published on The Menuism Dining Blog.
Volvo Trucks thinks that its latest FH semi truck has a little sports car DNA mixed in with the ability to haul heavy loads thanks to its novel dual-clutch gearbox. And the company's marketing department certainly has an intriguing strategy to get the word out about the big rig's sporty traits. Show More Summary
Fitness vlogger John David Glaude of the YouTube channel Obese to Beast has lost 160 pounds since he started getting into fitness, and that’s come with a side effect he didn’t originally expect: A lot of loose skin. It’s a predictable result of extreme weight loss, but not one that’s been well-documented in American culture. [...]
About a month ago, in honor of her rejoining the band on tour, I talked about my favorite Christine McVie songs, but we can’t forget Fleetwood Mac’s other leading lady: Stevie Nicks. Though it’s difficult to pick just five songs, let me try. Of course, it bears mentioning that these five songs could change in my mind at any time.... Read More
Post by Kiri Blakeley. If you thought it was bad how many men hit on a young lady walking down the street when she was sober -- well, imagine one tottering around the street drunk. Yeah, you can pretty much guess that the young woman is going to be propositioned quite a few times. Show More Summary
Do you guys remember that viral video “First Kiss,” and how it turned out that yeah, the participants were strangers, but they were also actors and performers, and the video was also a clothing advertisement? I feel like this new video for “Who Do You Love” from electronic musician Kindness, featuring Robyn, is sort of [...]
Race, diet, sex, and shame are all buried in meals and memories. Francis Lam: Sweet, Salty, Bitter, Sour from Southern Foodways on Vimeo.
A year ago, Mad Media shot pretty much the craziest ATV stunt movie ever. Last week, they took it to the next level with a sequel. Now the driver, producers, and directors of "XP1K2" are here in the comments to answer your questions! Read more...
Post by Caroline Olney. Let’s face it: kid’s favorite holidays are generally the ones where they get candy. Or presents. Or both. But whether or not their school is closing this year, it’s important to take time to make sure kids understand why we honor Veterans Day. Show More Summary
Add one more reason for Greg to have missed that stop sign: He was likely addicted to texting while driving, per a study commissioned by AT&T. Edmunds reports the study, conducted by Dr. David Greenfield of the University of Connecticut...Show More Summary
News briefs bombard television sets and computer screens around the globe, with cases of government whistleblowers, spying, cell phone hacking,... The post Big Brother Is Watching You Online: How To Avoid Being Tracked appeared first on Lifehack.
This TED video has showed the full story on the incredible brain workout playing music provides. With the technologies developed... The post How Playing an Instrument Benefits Your Brain appeared first on Lifehack.
A video is circulating the web of a hotel housekeeper rummaging through a guest's belongings. This video was apparently taken on November 5, 2014, at a US hotel, and based on the room design it looks to me like a Hampton Inn (thoughShow More Summary
There are horses like mine in the pasture who totally ignore you even as you are mangling their ears putting the halter on their heads. And then there are horses like Cody, seen here, who are so friendly and curious and interested that you had better be ready for big ole horse lips in your ear. Show More Summary
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xfdplBNPiWs#t=135 During the last few holiday seasons you may have encountered some gifts made from recycled wine and beer bottles. We love this sort of thing on Inhabitat and have featured recycled bottle lamps, candles,
Taylor Swift has been whisking up a grand old brouhaha lately. If the former country kid turned pop princess isn't inspiring think pieces on the ethics of carrying your cat around town, she's stoking up the ire of curmudgeonly long-time New Yorkers for daring to pen an ode to the city with her new "Welcome to New York" single. Show More Summary
Following the feedback and success of our 30 Films to See Before Your 30 feature, we continue our latest series, 5 Movies to Watch This Week. As the title suggests, five movies are featured each week regardless of release date alongside… The post 5 Movies to Watch This Week | Blade Runner, The Fifth Element and More appeared first on Highsnobiety.
I'm sure there are some steps or sidewalks in your city you've walked thinking; "it would be so cool to tear that up on a dirt bike." Here's what it's like to live out that fantasy, in an "off-road race" that looks like a James Bond chase scene. Read more...
Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Stephen Colbert: The Republicans' Inspiring Message on Climate Change -- You, Too, Can Be a Non-Scientist! OO Climate Inaction Likely to Cause Irreversible Impacts Warn...Show More Summary