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I’m Anne Brock, Master Distiller at Bombay Sapphire, and This Is How I Work

You could say Dr. Anne Brock drinks for a living. But please don’t say it in earshot. Dr. Brock is the master distiller for Bombay Sapphire, overseeing gin production in the English village of Laverstoke. We talked to her about her background in chemistry, her gin club, and her favorite cocktail trick.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Amazon’s Running Some Scary-Good Halloween Candy Deals Today – Just Don’t Eat It All Yourself

If you missed out on Amazon’s last big candy sale—or if you already ate all of the candy you bought—here’s a second chance to buy some treats, no tricks required. Assorted chocolates, fruity candies, and even things like trail mix and gum are included in the sale, but just remember, these prices go back up […]

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Make a Vegetarian-Friendly Caesar Dressing With Blue Cheese

A true Caesar salad dressing gets its rich, salty funk from anchovies, but not everyone eats fish. Shouty purists may insist that those people simply don’t deserve a Caesar salad, but I think that’s a little harsh, especially when you can make a very good vegetarian approximation with blue cheese. Read more…

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Stay Productive By Breaking Your Day Up With Microbursts of Physical Activity

When I first started working from home, I would sometimes find myself spending 12-14 hours glued to my office chair. While that time was all “work” those days were often my least productive, simply because I stagnated at some point and couldn’t push through that back to a place of productivity.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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You Really Shouldn’t Be Running Adobe Flash Player Anymore

We’re in the last few months of 2018, and Adobe Flash’s expiration date feels just within reach. That’s not just wishful thinking, either—Adobe has stated it will officially end support for the ailing web plugin in 2020.Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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Why You Should Save Every Drop of Bacon Grease

There is only one correct way to “dispose” of bacon grease, and that is by consuming it. While it is a fantastic frying oil—especially for eggs and bread—it also makes a superb mayonnaise, a rich and salty compound butter, and a truly transcendent salad dressing. (Note: This vinaigrette is acidic, so start with one… Read […]

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Deadspin The Brewers Have Played This All Perfectly | The A.V.

Deadspin The Brewers Have Played This All Perfectly | The A.V. Club John Mulaney knows what’s keeping comedians away from colleges—and it’s not political correctness | Jezebel Busy Philipps Has Been Talking for Years About the Time James Franco Allegedly Assaulted Her | Splinter Mitch McConnell’s Already Found a Way… Read more…

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