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July 23, 2014 12:13 PM Small Is Sometimes Better in the Vegetable World

Truman Capote famously told friends that the very wealthy eat better vegetables — tiny ones. So there's another plus for gardening: It's easier to eat the way the super-rich do. Not that smaller is always better in the world of vegetables. A cucumber picked undersize does not taste better than one allowed to swell up before harvest — as long as that full-size 41

July 23, 2014 10:45 AM National Hot Dog Day 2014: Hot Dog University

In honor of National Hot Dog Day on July 23 and National Hot Dog Month, TIME talked to the man behind Hot Dog University, also known as “the nation’s college of encased meat knowledge.” On Mondays and Tuesdays at Vienna Beef’s Chicago factory, Mark Reitman, 66, who has been called a Ph.D — “Professor of Hot Dogs” — teaches a $699 two-day course about 22

July 23, 2014 7:05 AM At Comic-Con, X marks the virtual reality spot

IF YOU'VE ever wondered what it might be like inside the mind of the X-Men's Professor X, make like Quicksilver to San Diego for this week's Comic-Con. Twentieth Century Fox has created an "X-Men"-themed interactive digital experience utilizing the Oculus Rift virtual-reality headset, which is not yet available to consumers, to simulate the fictional 123

July 22, 2014 12:03 PM The White Moustache: Best Yogurt Ever?

Grumblings of praise about The White Moustache yogurt have been reaching us for some time now. Made in Brooklyn by a father-daughter team using the family's longstanding Persian techniques (the brand is named after the father's signature facial hair), The White Moustache comes with old world cred and a contemporary twist. And it's hard to get, made in such small 24

July 21, 2014 2:36 PM Mood, Food and Bipolar Disorder: A New Prescription

If you're one of the estimated 5.7 million U.S. adults dealing with bipolar disorder, you know the potent control it can have on your moods, energy and emotions. What you may not know is how much power you have to control it. Thanks to an emerging science called epigenetics, researchers have learned that DNA is no longer destiny and that each of us has the ability 36

July 20, 2014 3:19 AM Pitchfork Festival 2014: Beck, SZA, Giorgio Moroder and More Day 1 Highlights

Now in its ninth year in Chicago's Union Park, Pitchfork Music Festival has always been a hodgepodge of alternative music approved by the long-running reviews hub, but the 2014 incarnation boasts perhaps the most diverse lineup ever. Although the opening night of Pitchfork Fest only took up six-and-a-half hours on Friday (July 18), festival goers were treated 45

July 17, 2014 9:33 PM Alcohol, energy drink mix tied to urge to drink: study

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Mixing alcohol and energy drinks increases the urge to drink more than drinking alcohol alone, according to a new study from Australia. The findings suggest that people who mix alcohol and energy drinks may end up drinking more alcohol than they intended, said the study’s lead author. “Obviously these findings are not going 31

July 16, 2014 10:57 PM ‘Married’ and ‘You’re the Worst’: Pushing boundaries on the dark side of sex and relationships

The benefit of pushing boundaries is to burst through to some new, unexplored area that feels risky and revealing — and no subject seems in more desperate need of a fresh take than that of heterosexual relationships and marriage. Sometimes you want to scream “I get it already!” at your TV, when comedy after comedy after comedy offers no greater premise 32

July 16, 2014 9:00 PM How to Taste Sparkling Wine Like a Pro

Sparkling wine has long been associated with several things: wealth, celebration, and, perhaps... a little bit of bad behavior. But when it comes to learning how to taste wine like a true bubbly connoisseur, you'll want to brush up on the basics, thereby ensuring that any bad behavior only comes out after a few glasses - and never at the tasting table 18

July 16, 2014 2:00 PM Just In: Flash flood warnings issued in Bay State

Who should be more embarrassed: the husband and wife who accidentally release a homemade porn video in "Sex Tape," or the studio that's willfully distributing "Sex Tape"? Basically an extended marital-therapy session wrapped in an iPad commercial, this surprisingly bland Cameron Diaz-Jason Segel vehicle has a marketably racy premise but takes it in a stilted 30