The 48 Laws of Power

Law 1: Never outshine the master . Make your masters appear more brilliant than they are and you will attain the heights of power. When it comes to power, outshining the master is perhaps the worst mistake of all. Never take your position for granted and never let any favors you receive go to your head.

Why Animal Fats Are Making A Culinary Comeback

Generations past of home cooks knew as much. People around the world have been cooking with animal fats for millennia, and up until the early to mid-20th century, they were staples in American kitchens.

Beans And Pork, Brazilian Style

Pork and beans is an age-old combination, expressed in countless ways around the world. Feijoada, Brazil's rich, comforting black bean and pork stew, is a national art form

Dr. Demento

Radio broadcaster and record collector specialized in novelty songs, comedy, and strange or unusual recordings dating from the early days of phonograph records to the present.

The Skeptic’s Dictionary

Features definitions, arguments, and essays on hundreds of strange beliefs, amusing deceptions, dangerous delusions, logical fallacies, cognitive biases, perception, science, and philosophy.

Population Four

In Amboy, California the population is small, but even the mailman, Fred, has trouble keeping track of his neighbors.