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Entertainment | Entertainment

'Downton Abbey': Where we left off

Here's where all the characters on "Downton Abbey" like Lady Mary and Tom left off at the end of the series, before the forthcoming movie adaptation.

Music | Vinyl Records!

The Rolling Stones Announce Let It Bleed 50th Anniversary Reissue | Pitchfork

The remastered album in stereo and mono plus a hardcover book, a 7" single, and more

Home Improvement | Around The House

How to Repot a Plant Without the Mess | Real Simple

Repotting plants doesn't have to be hard. Here's how to repot a plant in under 15 minutes sans stress.

Health & Fitness | Health & Wellness

Regular aerobic exercise may slow Alzheimer's progression - CNN

A proof-of-concept study shows regular aerobic exercise may prevent or slow cognitive decline in older adults at risk for Alzheimer's.

Politics | Media Bias

For NY Times Critic, a Jerusalem Cleansed of Jews More Authentic Than Today’s City | CAMERA

When the New York Times architecture critic takes aim at plans for a cable car in Jerusalem, is the problem the structures themselves, or

News | News

In Post Election Speeches, Netanyahu Lashes Out at Arab Parties, Gantz Emphasizes Unity

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the Likud party headquarters following the announcement of exit polls during Israel’s parliamentary …

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

‘They Videoed His Death’: After a Brawl, Teenagers Gawked as a Boy Lay Dying

Shocked officials on Long Island said the teenagers recorded the fight and the victim’s suffering on their phones.

Advice & Self-Help | Health & Fitness

Natural Ways to Lower Blood Pressure - Woman's World

These natural ways to lower blood pressure can help you sidestep high blood pressure triggers and feel better in a flash.

Music | Music

Dum Dum Girls- Everybody's Out

Another person posted the song with an image I found sorta lame, so I thought I'd post it myself....with a proper picture. Enjoy. :o)

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Israeli Exit Polls: No Majority for Netanyahu, Blocs Essentially Tied, Lieberman Kingmaker

The results of the exit polls are shown on a screen at Benny Gantz’s Blue and White party headquarters, following …

Sports | Cycling

LACK OF FOCUS AND ORGANIZATION: BFFs, Bikes, and the Alps – Erin Lamb & Jen Whalen

The following trip report is also available on Amazon Kindle, for ease of bookmarking... Day 1: Wienerwald or bust! JEN: Good decisions can be made on a whim. That’s how I found myself on this spontaneous bike trip in Europe. It all started in Vienna, A

Sports | Cycling

Gravel Adventure in the North of Israel

Entertainment | Television/Film/Books

Friends is a Generation X Show. Why Don’t We Call It That?

Baby boomers created it. Millennials and Gen Y keep it popular today. But Friends, which premiered 25 years ago on NBC, will always be about Generation X, even if we don’t talk about it that way.

News | News

Exit polls: Left and Right at virtual tie, Netanyahu may be denied 5th term

The polls are officially closed in the 2019 do-over election, and the initial results – based on anonymous exit polls

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

The Mysterious Bronze Objects that Have Baffled Archaeologists for Centuries - Mental Floss - Pocket

The first dodecahedron was discovered nearly 300 years ago, yet no one is certain just what they were used for.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Healthy Ways to Deal with Conflict in Relationships

Happily married couples who have been together for decades still argue every so often, but a new study finds that the topics married couples choose to argue about can make all the difference.

Advice & Self-Help | Meditation and Other Practices

Great Tips to Stay Focused and Increase Productivity and Happiness

Strategies to avoid the pitfalls of distractions and interruptions, improve your cognitive control, reduce goal interference, and aid your distracted mind.

Science & Technology | Science & Technology

Wish You Could ‘Shazam’ a Piece of Art? With Magnus, You Can | Mental Floss

Art galleries are known for displaying little to no information with their artworks; this art app fills in the gaps.

Food & Drink | Food

31 Delightful Blueberry Desserts Beyond Pie

These incredible blueberry dessert recipes include blueberries suspended in a gorgeous hibiscus gelatin and a goat cheese cake studded with blueberries.

Science & Technology | Technology

Apple iPhone 11 review: the phone most people should buy - The Verge

Apple’s new iPhone 11 offers the best cameras on a phone, terrific battery life, faster processors, and a $50 cheaper starting price for only $699. What’s not to love?

Science & Technology | Cosmic Research

Water Found in Atmosphere of Planet Beyond Our Solar System

Scientists for the first time have detected water in the atmosphere of an Earth-like planet orbiting a distant star, evidence that a key ingredient for life exists beyond our solar system, according to a study published on Sept. 11.

Politics | Media Bias

Four Questions the AP Won’t Dare Ask Palestinians | CAMERA

For AP or other reporters to ask Palestinians about rejection of peace proposals would require them to act like real journalists, rather than pro-Palestinian

News | Antisemitism Watch

"White Jews" originally referred to the "good Jews" who were friends of otherwise antisemites - Elder Of Ziyon

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israel's Trigo Vision Raises $22M For Checkout-Free Shopping Tech

Founded in 2017, Trigo Vision developed a computer vision platform that allows customers to grab items and go - and retailers to automatically charge them. | NoCamels

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israel's VeganNation Leases 15,000 Acres In Brazil's Amazon Rainforest To Protect It

The Israeli startup says it is handing the land over preservation groups and activist organizations, and partnering with local soccer teams for climate change and environmental awareness. | NoCamels

Business & Finance | BUSINESS

All You Need To Know About Pre-Seed Funding For Startups

Pre-seed funding also known as pre-seed capital or money is the first funding round for startups and one of the most crucial funding stages.

Music | Music

Ric Ocasek’s wife reveals how she discovered The Cars frontman had died

“Ric was at home recuperating well after surgery,” Paulina Porizkova wrote in a statement published on Instagram Monday.

Politics | Politics

The War on Common Sense – American Greatness

When Thomas Paine appealed to “common sense” to make the case for American independence, it probably never crossed his mind that there would ever be a need to make the case for common sense itself, at least not in America. But common-sense thinking has fa

Recipes | Recipes

21 Easy Family Meals from the Slow Cooker

Easy Crock-Pot dinner recipes for feeding the whole family.

Health & Fitness | Sleep

Another Study Shows Teens Do Better with Later Start Times

Researchers discovered that middle and high school students slept longer and were less likely to be too drowsy to finish their homework if their schools started later in the morning.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Advances in the Science of Microdosing....

Is the hype around microdosing psychedelics justified? We don’t yet know. So far, citizen science has outpaced rigorous research.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Epic Corn Mazes Across the Country

Nothing says fall activty better than a wander through a corn maze.

Recipes | Recipes

Chocolate Cobbler

Make this blue-ribbon award winning chocolate cobbler with easy to follow step-by-step directions including photos! This recipe is sooo good it's been shared over 205,000 times. How to Make Chocolate Cobbler: 1. Preheat oven to 350. In a 9x13 glass baking

Politics | BDS

Omar: BDS of Israel Will Lead to a Peace Process

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D., Minn.) said on Sunday that a United States-led institution of the Boycott, Sanctions, and Divestment movement against Israel is the "kind of pressure" that will lead to a "peaceful process" in the region.

Entertainment | Miscellanneous Trek

10 ways Star Trek: The Motion Picture changed Trek canon forever

'Star Trek: The Motion Picture' is sometimes considered the worst of the Trek feature-films, but the 1979 movie was the franchise's first true reboot.

Sports | Sports

Tom E. Curran's takeaways: Patriots defense will send shudders through NFL

The New England Patriots shut out the Miami Dolphins in NFL Week 2. Tom E. Curran writes that the Patriots defense will send shudders through the NFL with their solid early-season performance.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Shamanic Yoga - Pave the Way to a More Empowered You

Shamanic yoga is based on psychophysical exercises and spiritual practices, and that is done in a magical place reached through ecstasy.

Music | Music

Eddie Money, ‘Two Tickets to Paradise’ Singer, Dies at 70

Eddie Money, the prolific singer and songwriter whose songs “Baby Hold On,” “Two Tickets to Paradise,” “Shakin'” and “Take Me Home Tonight” soundtrac…

Recipes | Recipes

Buttermilk Cheddar Biscuits

Get Buttermilk Cheddar Biscuits Recipe from Food Network

Recipes | Recipes

Super Easy Italian Cheesecake | Eat Good 4 Life

This super easy Italian cheesecake is the real deal. Not only it is delicious but very tasty. If you like cheesecake you are going to like this variation.

Recipes | Cooking/Recipes

Karaage (Japanese Fried Chicken) 唐揚げ • Just One Cookbook

Karaage is Japanese fried chicken that is fried to perfection with a crisp texture on the outside and super juicy and tender on the inside.

Miscellaneous | NEW YORK CITY

The History Behind 7 New York City Street Names

Ever wonder how a street got its name? Well New York doesn't only have the common street names like "20th street" as everyone assumes, here are eight NYC street names and their history.

Science & Technology | Science

Study finds the universe might be 2 billion years younger

WASHINGTON (AP) — The universe is looking younger every day, it seems. New calculations suggest the universe could be a couple billion years younger than scientists now estimate, and even...

News | News

He was bullied over his clothes. So classmates stepped in - CNN Video

A freshman in Tennessee said his first few weeks of high school were a nightmare because he was being bullied for wearing the same clothes every day. Two football players noticed and decided to help out.

Recipes | Recipes

Oooey Gooey Cinnamon Swirl Cake

This is a quick and easy fix for when you just have to have that cinnamony cake thing :) Most of the ingredients we already have on hand and throwing it together is no fuss and no muss! Great for a quick Sunday dessert or breakfast and also works well for