MARGINALIA REVIEW OF BOOKS : The Ancient Origins of Qur’anic Laws – By Emran El-Badawi.Are the origins of the Qur’an’s laws and rituals traceable to a single ancient community of Jewish-Christians? Although long debated, this controversial...Show More Summary
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Four Roses private barrel offerings are invariably fun to find and taste, and this selection from Nasa Liquor, a shop in Houston, Texas, is no exception. This is an OESF Four Roses (20% rye, made with Four Roses’ “herbal” yeast), aged… Continue reading ? The post Review: Four Roses Single Barrel Private Selection from Nasa Liquor appeared first on Drinkhacker.
4.45 / 5 Stars | 89 Reviews by Lori "Lovely, juicy peach slices are heaped over a nutmeg-butter crumble in a pastry shell, and topped with more crumble. Then it 's baked for an hour until the peaches are tender, glistening and scrumptious. Serve this pie with scoops of peach ice cream." View Complete Recipe Details and Reviews
“Drinkin’ Town with a Football Problem” Billy Currington Written by Elizabeth Elkins, Aaron Henningsen, Brian Henningsen, Clara Henningsen, and Vanessa Olivarez What a disappointing letdown from a totally intriguing title. I was hoping for some incisive social commentary a la … Continue reading ?
David Nicholls’ novel One Day (which was much, much better than the movie) traces the developing relationship between a man and a woman over a series of several years, focusing on a single day at a time. For his follow-up, Nicholls returns...Show More Summary
This new blended malt from Grand Macnish includes whisky from six single malts — one each from the Highlands, Speyside, Islay, Campbeltown, Lowlands, and the Islands — and is designed to capture the very essence of Scotland in a single bottle. Note… Continue reading ? The post Review: Grand Macnish Six Cask Edition appeared first on Drinkhacker.
If 2012’s Kaleidoscope Dream, and specifically its smash single “Adorn,” had people thinking Miguel was the latest incarnation of R. Kelly, Wildheart will certainly bring out the Prince comparisons. Wildheart is weirder and more ambitious than its predecessor, an R&B album inflected with bits of prog rock and charged with sexual and racial imagery. Show More Summary
Up until recently, Thunderbolt 2 docks could mostly be described as “seen one, seen them all.” I’ve continued to like the idea of docks that fuse Thunderbolt 2, USB 3.0, and other peripherals together in a single Thunderbolt-to-Mac connection, but the docks I’ve tested from Belkin, Elgato, and Kanex are so similar in looks and features that they’d be hard to […]
“Jim and Jack and Hank” Alan Jackson Written by Alan Jackson It’s country. It’s clever. It’s funny. It’s classic Alan Jackson, with his signature attention to details and refusal to do cutesy rhymes at the end of each line. If he had sent this to radio in 1994, it would spend five weeks at #1. Show More Summary
“Burning House” Cam Written by Jeff Bhasker, Cam, and Tyler Johnson Don’t let the stripped down production fool you. “Burning House” sounds refreshing at first because its not taking its cues from eighties hair metal or nineties light rock. Show More Summary
We had the opportunity to test out the LD75C Fenix flashlight for about 60 days through April and May and we are smitten. The LD75C is basically overkill for just about every single task we have. There is a tremendous amount to be said for having way more light than you need and this flashlight […] The post Fenix Lighting LD75C Flashlight Review appeared first on HuntingLife.
It’s a common screenwriter’s ploy—too common, arguably—to begin with the ending, then tell the story as a single gargantuan flashback, revealing all the events that led to that ending. Trickier, but often more fruitful, is what one might...Show More Summary
“Save it For a Rainy Day” Kenny Chesney Written by Andrew Dorff, Matt Ramsey, and Brad Tursi Okay, now I’m confused. Are you telling me that sometimes people go out and drink because they want to get away from a … Continue reading ?
The Akai Advance 49 controller with VIP software puts all your VSTi plug-in sounds at your fingertips, at the same time in the same place. Imagine browsing many thousands of presets—every single one from your collection, including Native...Show More Summary
“John Cougar, John Deere, John 3:16? Keith Urban Written by Ross Copperman, Shane McAnally, and Josh Osborne A Keith Urban record has a natural floor. Things can only go south so much. He’s got a great voice, he’s an incredible … Continue reading ?
When he was a boy, Leo Tolstoy and two friends started the White Polar Bear Club. Its members had a single, infuriating task: to not think of a polar bear. The mind rebels against such prohibition, of course, and will do exactly what...Show More Summary
Regular posts, including single reviews, will begin again tomorrow. In the meantime, today’s Daily Top Five is perfect for the day in question. What are your five favorite country songs about being a dad? It can be the experience of … Continue reading ?
Book Review - Jackie K Cooper ALL THE SINGLE LADIES by Dorothea Benton Frank Dorothea Benton Frank is a storyteller. She gives you a few words and immediately you are caught up in the world she is creating. She has done this over and over in her previous novels and she does it again with her latest book ALL THE SINGLE LADIES. Show More Summary
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