Archives for September 2013


The Best Gear for Nighttime Workouts

Whether you’re hitting the streets at the crack of dawn or in the dead of night, these bright, shiny pieces will keep your workouts off a collision course.


Mars Water Breaking Bad OJ Simpson

Kara's got the scoop regarding signs of life on Mars, the finale of Breaking Bad and OJ Simpson being accused of stealing oatmeal cookies in prison. Say it ain't so, O!


How To Do a Bootcamp Workout At Home

We're now in the latter half of 2013 and you still haven't committed to your workout resolution from New Years Eve. Maybe you've been working too many hours at the office, or maybe you're just lazy. Whatever the case may be, you don't have to pay a huge amount of money for a gym membership just to get a decent workout; you can do it right from your home. You may need to purchase a bit of equipm …


Michael Psilakis, God of Greek Cuisine

Specializing in the food he grew up with, this star chef cooked up three New York restaurants and a book, How To Roast a Lamb. We asked him about TV, tailgating and what we need to know about Greek eats.


The 25 Sexiest Fall TV Stars

The fall 2013 TV lineup is seriously hot. New shows are trotting out some fine fresh faces to complement established babes from hits like Homeland, Modern Family and Scandal. Keep your eye out for the following primetime beauties…


Britney Spears Beer Gut French Fries

Sara brings us up to date on Britney Spears' befuddling stock portfolio, a Texas man with a built-in beer gut and Burger King's new "healthy" French fry offering. Riiight.


Eats: The Bazaar Experience

Chef de Cuisine Joshua Whigham deconstructs LA’s unique Bazaar by José Andrés, where treading the line between modern and traditional produces progressive takes on everything from olives to Philly cheesesteak. (Yes, that’s what’s pictured here).


How Karaoke Gives My Life Meaning

I found love in a hapless place: At the karaoke microphone. With a little support from Morrissey and Bonnie Tyler. By Rob Sheffield


7 Fantastic Fall Brews

You can always tell when summer is becoming fall: leaves turning, footballs flying and fresh new seasonal brews hitting shelves. Do it right with the following proven winners.


Tyler Eifert’s Smooth Transition

In his second blog post for Made Man, Cincinnati Bengals rookie tight end Tyler Eifert talks about a couple big wins, his Fighting Irish and being part of HBO’s Hard Knocks.


25 Best Food Instagram Accounts

Keep up on the ultimate in food porn by following the chefs, journalists and hungry amateurs behind these droolworthy feeds.


Win a Don Jon/JGL DVD Prize Pack!

We're giving away a Don Jon/Joseph Gordon-Levitt DVD prize pack including Looper, 50/50 and (500) Days of Summer. All you need is a clever caption to win it!


Google Immortal Clown Comic Books

Kara delivers the latest offbeat news: a London town's creepy clown, a Google guy's quest for immortality and National Comic Book Day. Of course.


The Perfect Fall Cocktail?

Fall is here. Time to button up for colder weather and insulate yourself against the elements with a beverage that warms you from the inside out. And we found just the thing...


10 Foods That Taste Way Better With Bacon

“Bacon has achieved celebrity status over the last decade, finding its way on to just about every dish,” says Grant Irvin, chef de cuisine at Austin’s Driskill Hotel. Witness these shining, delicious examples…


Michael Cimarusti’s Tasty Traditions

Providence and Connie & Ted’s chef/owner Michael Cimarusti’s love of cooking can be traced back to his childhood roots. We asked the 2013 James Beard Award nominee about food, family and the future.


Drunken Pig Bladder Maple Syrup

Kara Luiz talks swine-based body regeneration, a brawl between a boar and a cow and the return of a mysterious maple syrup smell to NYC. You know, standard news.


10 Tips for a TV Binge

Ben Aaron watched 57 episodes of Bad in four days, so you can binge-watch better.


Chef Ray Garcia: From FBI to FIG

You’d never guess from the incredible dishes he turns out at FIG, but Chef Ray Garcia once had his sights set on a career with the FBI. We caught up with him at The Taste to ask about sustainable practices, comfort food and what any guy can make for a date…


Nadia G Spices Up Your Dishes

The star of Cooking Channel’s Bitchin’ Kitchen is a sexy, tattooed Julia Childs for a younger, edgier audience. And she’s here to help you take your culinary skills up a notch with simple tips and recipes for chicken, pasta and, oh yes, bacon chocolates.