On a social network that is increasingly antisocial, Facebook groups may be our only hope

Restaurant Report Card: Rodent skeleton, roaches found in local kitchens – KPRC Click2Houston I often find more value in a community of strangers than I do in one of friends. After a decade or so of collecting friends and adherents across social sites, thoughtful and important information can be lost in the noise of trending …

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‘ White People Food’ Is Generating An Unattainable Image Of Health

Tanisha Gordon doesn’t assure what white people love so much about cottage cheese. Or salads, especially when they’re topped with fussy ingredients like candied almonds, pickled carrots or Brussels slaw. Gordon is a 37 -year-old employee at an IT company in the Washington , D.C ., area, and until recently, her diet was deep saturated …

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It’s poke, man: the ultimate hipster-food glossary

Know your khachapuri from your Kalettes with our handy guide to the coolest, most obscure and sometimes ludicrous food trends Modern food moves at a bewildering pace. Where once, influences from starring chefs would circulate slowly and new products could take years to establish themselves, today rare ingredients and new dishes can proliferate online, globally, …

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East Germany’s old mines transformed into new lake district

Despite a 2.2 bn regeneration program, the Lusatian Lake District project, on land once occupied by the GDRs industrial heartland, remains relatively unknown to non-east Germans. So we took a tour This was once one of the dirtiest areas in East Germany, says Sren, my tour guide from IBA Tours, as our bikes swoosh through …

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A Bid to Solve Californias Housing Crisis Could Redraw How Cities Grow

Scott Wiener, the California state senator representing San Francisco, has a pretty good notion for how to save the world. In fact, sitting in a coffee shop in his city’s Financial District, Wiener seems downright amazes that anyone would be against it. Here’s the idea: Build more housing. So, with his fellow senator Nancy Skinner, …

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East Germany’s old ours transferred to new lagoon district

Despite a 2.2 bn regeneration program, the Lusatian Lake District project, on land once occupied by the GDRs industrial heartland, remains relatively unknown to non-east Germans. So we took a tour This was once one of the dirtiest areas in East Germany, says Sren, my tour guide from IBA Tours, as our bikes swoosh through …

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Saying ‘no’ can build you happier and healthier. Here are 5 the measures taken in order to do it.

Kristen was a real go-getter she wasn’t afraid to say “yes.” And it helped her shoot up the ranks at her undertaking as a young lady. She wasn’t afraid to try new things or risk failing. So the blogger and knitting enthusiast determined herself with her own office at the young age of 21. But …

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