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The Rules of Online Dating Profile Photos

2018-03-13 22:00:00

Some people have problems that require delicate advice from a qualified professional. Others just need a random a guy on the internet to kick ‘em in the teeth (with honesty, that is). I’m the latter. Welcome back to Tough Love.

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How to Filter Out Steam's Sexy (or Gory) Games

2018-03-13 20:45:00

All I ever seem to see on the “New and Trending” list in Valve’s Steam service are games I know I’ll never play.

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This Is the Correct Way to Behave in an Elevator

2018-03-13 20:30:00

Elevator rides can be a fraught experience, what with all the murky etiquette around button-pushing, door-holding, and chit-chatting, all mixed in with a healthy dose of claustrophobia.

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Which Kitchen Tools and Gadgets Can You Not Live Without?

2018-03-13 20:00:00

Hello, and welcome back to What’s Cooking?, the open thread where you get to share your brilliant thoughts, advice, recipes, and opinions on all things food-related. This week I’d like to talk about your favorite kitchen tools, utensils, and gadgets.

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How to Find a Workout That Won’t Make You Want to Die

2018-03-13 19:30:00

Killer workouts come with bragging rights: can you believe you survived that? But you can get a perfectly good sweat on without doing anything labeled “high intensity” or headed by a sadistic coach. It’s okay for a workout not to feel like torture, but only like work.

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Why I Love This Mobile Carrier for Old People

2018-03-13 19:00:00

The stock photos on Consumer Cellular’s website all feature senior citizens. The buttons are gigantic. There’s a special deal for AARP members. I’m 33 and I love this phone company.

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The Cheapest Places to Stay in Japan

2018-03-13 18:30:00

I keep telling people that traveling to Japan is way more affordable than they think, especially if you book the right accommodations. We’re talking as little as $20 to $50 a night if you know where to look! These obviously aren’t five-star resorts, but they’re worth it for the money you’ll save.

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Make This Vegan, One-Ingredient Caramel Sauce In Your Instant Pot

2018-03-13 18:00:00

Transforming a can of sweetened condensed milk into a rich caramel dip using either your slow cooker or pressure cooker has long been a favorite trick of mine. There’s no mixing or measuring, but there is (obviously) a lot of dairy. This may seem to leave our vegan and lactose-intolerant friends in the caramel-less…

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Author and Psychiatrist Mark Epstein Is Very Good at Doing Nothing 

2018-03-13 17:45:00

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How to Keep Your Cords Untangled

2018-03-13 17:30:00

While organizing and arranging cables behind your media center or brand new computer might give you a rush of adrenaline, untangling said cables after you add, remove, and rearrange the stuff in your life is always a hassle. You shouldn’t have to deal with a Gordian Knot every time you want to use your headphones, and…

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Let Alexa Settle Your Kids' Disputes 

2018-03-13 17:00:00

As parents, you often hear about life’s great injustices:

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What Does Financial Freedom Mean to You?

2018-03-13 16:00:00

There’s a contingent of personal finance obsessives out there who’ve branded themselves as FI/RE, which is short for Financial Independence and Early Retirement. They’ve cut their day-to-day living expenses to the bone, while earning and investing aggressively, all with the intent of retiring well before the average…

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Earther Are Wooden High-Rises the Real Deal?

2018-03-13 15:44:00

Earther Are Wooden High-Rises the Real Deal? | The A.V. Club Mark Hamill regrets ever making his debates with Rian Johnson about Luke Skywalker public | The Takeout Lord have mercy on your casserole: In praise of church cookbooks |

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How to Tell a 'Crisis Pregnancy Center' from a Legitimate Abortion Clinic 

2018-03-13 15:30:00

Last week a vandal, presumably a right-to-life activist, spray-painted “Baby Killer” across the front of a women’s health clinic. The catch? In a plot twist worthy of The Gift of The Magi, it turns out that the clinic was actually a “crisis pregnancy center,” or an anti-choice operation dedicated to talking women out

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Wikivoyage Is the Travel Guide to Everywhere

2018-03-13 15:00:00

Every week on Hack Your City, when I ask Lifehacker readers for travel tips, I try to throw in some local color. So I check Wikivoyage, the travel wiki that’s even more like a real-life Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy than Wikipedia is.

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Save On a Bunch of Your Anker Favorites From Amazon's Gold Box

2018-03-13 13:35:00

Discounts on Anker charging products won’t come as a shock to our readers, but today’s Amazon Gold Box has uncommonly good discounts on a pretty wide array of products.

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