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Recipe of the Week: The Cuban Grilled Cheese

Recipe of the Week: The Cuban Grilled Cheese

mag813 April 19, 2015 0

Ingredients 2 slices cuban, french, or italian bread ⅔ cup (packed) grated swiss cheese yellow mustard ham roasted pork pickles mayonnaise olive oil Instructions Get a pan on medium heat. Slice your bread. Spread

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Jon Stewart: Why I Quit The Daily Show

Jon Stewart: Why I Quit The Daily Show

mag813 April 19, 2015 0

There was no one moment when Jon Stewart knew it was time for him to leave what he describes as “the most perfect job in the world”; no epiphany, no flashpoint. “Life,” he says,

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Bill Maher Really Wants To Make 4/20 A National Holiday

Bill Maher Really Wants To Make 4/20 A National Holiday

mag813 April 19, 2015 0

On his most recent episode of Real Time, Bill Maher announced a petition he posted to Change.org to make 4/20 a national holiday. After explaining the weed-based meaning behind the day to his panelists, Maher

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Tobacco Body: Visualize the Nasty Effects of Tobacco on the Human Body

Tobacco Body: Visualize the Nasty Effects of Tobacco on the Human Body

mag813 April 19, 2015 0

The Cancer Society of Finland created nicely done interactive PSA that visualizes the effects of tobacco on the human body. Choose between a male or female and see that body split down the middle—the

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Bring Your Instagram Photos to Life with Instacube

Bring Your Instagram Photos to Life with Instacube

mag813 April 19, 2015 0

Getting lost on Instagram is easy to do – there’s simply enough incredible photography to last a lifetime. Instacube looks to enhance that experience, putting your entire feed on its LCD surface, at 3

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Dogs Tap Into Human Bonding System to get Close to our Hearts

Dogs Tap Into Human Bonding System to get Close to our Hearts

mag813 April 18, 2015 0

Ever felt hopelessly bonded to your pooch when it stares at you lovingly? It turns out that man’s best friend may have hijacked a uniquely human bonding mechanism, ensuring that we love and care

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Animal Tech: The World’s Most Incredible Animal Prosthetics

Animal Tech: The World’s Most Incredible Animal Prosthetics

mag813 April 18, 2015 0

Tonka, the Turtle on Wheels Tonka, a Bay Area Turtle, lost mobility after her legs were bitten by a dog, so Peninsula Humane Society workers fitted the three-legged tortoise with a set of toy

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‘Isis’ Removed from Official List of Hurricane Names

‘Isis’ Removed from Official List of Hurricane Names

mag813 April 18, 2015 0

The United Nations agency in charge of naming the world’s tropical cyclones has retired the name “Isis” from its list. The name made infamous by the brutal militant group that operates in Syria and

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The Reason You Should Stop Paying For Cable

The Reason You Should Stop Paying For Cable

mag813 April 18, 2015 0

Like a lot of consumers tired of paying a hundred dollar monthly bill, I cancelled my cable subscription several years ago. Instead I rely on Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime, all streamed directly to

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Travel: Clayoquot Wilderness Resort

Travel: Clayoquot Wilderness Resort

mag813 April 18, 2015 0

Sometimes you just want to get away from it all, unplug, and sit atop a mountain somewhere in a tent. Of course, setting up tents can be a tiresome task, and the whole sitting

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