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This week we chatted with Samantha Irby, comedian, writer, the mastermind behind the blog “Bitches Gotta Eat” and the author of the new collection of essays We Are Never Meeting in Real Life, as well as the collection Meaty. We crowned her as the voice of her generation, talked marriage and the Bachelorette, and found…Read more...

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Amazon’s already promoting solid Father’s Day deals on the entire Echo and Kindle lineup, but if you don’t mind buying a refurb, this Lightning Deal blows everything else we’ve seen out of the water. $110 is $25-$40 less than the usual refurb price, $70 less than buying it new, and the best price we’ve ever seen.Read more...

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“Put it around your stupid neck.” That’s how comedian/actor/dandy Paul F. Tompkins starts his tutorial on how to tie a bow tie. He peppers his instructions not just with jokes, but with helpful guidance about why you’re doing each step, which makes it much easier to follow along.Read more...

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I like working, but I don’t like work clothes. If I can’t wear my standard uniform—sweatpants that the Salvation Army threw in their dumpster; a ratty Eagles t-shirt; half a shoe—I can’t concentrate. This is largely why I work at home.Read more...

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Fortify your SUVs, stock up on SPF, and familiarize yourself with every airport code from JFK to LAX: it’s travel season.Read more...

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Recommendmeabook.com shows you the first page of a random popular book, stripped of identifying info. If you like it, reveal the cover; if you don’t, click “next book.”Read more...

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Hello friends, and welcome back to another lively topic-picking session for Will It Sous Vide?, the weekly column where I make whatever you want me to with my immersion circulator.Read more...

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Usually, when there’s a deal on Rubbermaid’s top-selling FreshWorks containers, it’s on the 2-pack. But today, you can augment your collection with an individual large container for $12, the lowest price in over a month. Read more...

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If you’ve never checked on your app subscriptions, I don’t blame you. It’s a feature buried pretty deeply in your iOS device. But then, you could discover an app charging you $100 per week, so it pays to be vigilant.Read more...

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Sure, having a car can be better than walking or taking your city’s woefully inept public transit system. But that doesn’t feel like the case when you own a car that inspires nothing but hatred and animosity.Read more...

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Sony’s MDR line of Bluetooth headphones sold like gangbusters during Black Friday, but if you were holding out for noise cancelling models, Amazon’s rewarding your patience today with a $70 discount on the top-of the line MDR1000x.Read more...

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Camping gear, the best Logitech Harmony remote, and a popular Anker USB battery pack lead off Monday’s best deals from around the web.Read more...

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It’s the perfect time of year for a camping trip, and Amazon’s celebrating with a sale on Coleman camping gear, including tents, sleeping bags, cooking gear (including the Camp Propane Grill/Stove), and more. A few examples are below, but head over to Amazon to see the rest.Read more...

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Microsoft kicked off their E3 2017 press conference by officially revealing their beefy new console, the $499 Xbox One X. WITNESS.Read more...

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A recent study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition found that eating french fries, or other fried potato products, can increase your risk of death. For the study, researchers looked at home a group of 4.400 people between the ages of 45 and 79 that were eating their spuds over the course of eight…Read more...

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Welcome back to Sunday Sustenance! Last week I got completely jittery testing coffee in a blender bottle for you all, so what better way to calm down than the universal solution: ALCOHOL. It’s cocktail week, folks!Read more...

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Amazon’s one-day Zippo sale, the smartest toaster oven you’ve ever seen, and Rockport dress shoes lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web. Read more...

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Amazon’s Father’s Day device deals just went live, including $20 discounts on the Kindle, Kindle Paperwhite, and Kindle Voyage, extra savings on various Kindle bundles, and less common deals on Amazon’s Echo line of smart speakers. Alexa does know some great dad jokes, so that part makes sense.Read more...

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My dad likes to tell a story of a beach vacation my family went on when I was about five years old. We lived in North Carolina and had gotten up super early to drive to the coast, which was about four hours away. As the story goes, my exhausted father looked over at me at some point and thought “Wow, she’s started to…Read more...

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I really like beer. No, I really like beer. That means I’m constantly on the hunt for beers I can’t get in my current hometown of San Francisco and broker deals with buddies to mail me goods from across the country in exchange for sending them a few bottles of local stuff from the west coast.Read more...

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I’m very bad at processing my feelings alone. If I don’t want to spiral into anxiety, I need to process with a conversation partner: my wife, my friends, my therapist. But what do I do with all the bullshit little feelings that aren’t worth draining someone else’s time? I’m excited to try offloading this emotional…Read more...

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There’s nothing like hitting the beach or the pool on a hot summer day and soaking in some rays — that is until you get home and realize what you’ve soaked in is an epic sunburn. Sunburns suck, take way too long to get rid of, and can make you the joke of the office come Monday when you show up looking like a lobster.Read more...

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An insanely discounted treadmill, one of the PS4's best games, and discounted iTunes credit lead off Saturday’s best deals from around the web. Read more...

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You probably didn’t wake up this morning planning to buy a pair of binoculars, but this deal is so crazy that there’s really no reason not to.Read more...

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Last night I was up until midnight watching old episodes of The Office. I’m now regretting that decision, not because I thought Dwight shouldn’t have pummeled Jim with all those snowballs, but because my tired-ass-looking face is literally making me look sick to other people, according to a May report from the Royal…Read more...

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