Do Not Touch www.huhmagazine.co Freelance journalist Jill Harness has put together a list of the 62 most beautiful libraries in the world for Mental Floss. After collecting images of these grand buildings over the years, Harness decided that the Trinity College Library in Dublin, Ireland, was deserving of the top spot (picture below), saying: "Aside from being absolutely gorgeous, with two story dark wooden arches, this is also the largest library in all of Ireland. It serves as the country’s copyright library, where a copy of all new books and periodicals must be sent when they apply for copyright protection. Clementinum National Library, Czech Republic www.mentalfloss.com
Johnny Webber | hobbies, habits, and personal growth Doctor Who's 50th Anniversary The Doctor Who doodle started life as a request from a huge fan at Google. It seemed daunting- 11 Doctor's, 50 years of adventures, countless enemies and time travel! But we loved the idea of science fiction, technology and fun coming together, so we set about creating a multiple level game. The game was always a simple premise- those dastardly Daleks have stolen the Google letters and we need Doctor Who to retrieve them. Artists don't make games, programmers do. I provided the designs and various pieces of animation but without the engineers the game would only exist in another dimension! Engineering Gurus - Rui Lopes, Corrie Scalisi, Mark Ivey Additional support - Doug Simpkinson, Jonathan Shneier All things D of 3 - Leon Hong Deity of rain, lava & lightning - Kevin Laughlin Additional game ideas - Gregory Capuano Sounds - The BBC, Tom Tabanao, Manuel Clement and Cody! We thank the BBC for trusting us and also helping us whenever needed.
11 Amazing Thank You Notes From Famous People After a short stint in the New York theater world, comedienne Carol Burnett landed a job as a regular on The Garry Moore Show in 1959. She caught the attention of CBS executives, who offered her her own series in 1967. With her husband Joe Hamilton at the helm, Burnett broke new ground as the first female host of a TV variety show. The Carol Burnett Show ran for 11 seasons and earned a handful of Emmy Awards in the process. To celebrate the legendary comedienne's 85th birthday, here are some fun facts about the show and the folks who made it so side-splittingly hilarious. As Carol Burnett painfully recalled later in life, whenever she’d expressed an interest in a career in the theater as a teen, her mother would always dissuade her and recommend that she would have better luck studying to become a writer. As she was nearing graduation from UCLA, Burnett and several fellow drama students were invited to a departing professor’s house to perform at his bon voyage party.
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healthy light lasagna recipe Today I’m sharing my girl Stacy’s Italian Stallion Lasagna & Lasagna Cup Recipe. This low carb recipe is noodle free (replaced by eggplant), is packed with veggies & lean meat and has a yummy sauce. I know Stacy through the Fox Midwest show The Spiel (she appears regularly as The Healthy Hippie Chef)and boy can she make some amazing food that is lower calorie/fat but certainly doesn’t taste like it! This is definitely a favorite and I love the lasagna cup idea (pst those are only 160 calories!!!) Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees.Peel eggplant and slice lengthwise into thin pieces.Coat baking sheet with nonstick cooking spray. Serves 8-10 Lovin her Light Lasagna Cups: Prepare recipe as you would for the Italian Stallion Lasagna (page 50). Using the larger 6-cup muffin tins, lightly brush extra virgin olive oil in each cup.Cut eggplant in half lengthwise and press it around the sides of each muffin cup. If using lasagna noodles, boil noodles as directed on package and let cool.
Alter Ego Marriage Isn’t For You | Seth Adam Smith Kim and I Having been married only a year and a half, I’ve recently come to the conclusion that marriage isn’t for me. Now before you start making assumptions, keep reading. I met my wife in high school when we were 15 years old. Nevertheless, falling in love with my best friend did not prevent me from having certain fears and anxieties about getting married. Then, one fateful night, I shared these thoughts and concerns with my dad. Perhaps each of us have moments in our lives when it feels like time slows down or the air becomes still and everything around us seems to draw in, marking that moment as one we will never forget. My dad giving his response to my concerns was such a moment for me. It was in that very moment that I knew that Kim was the right person to marry. My father’s advice was both shocking and revelatory. No, a true marriage (and true love) is never about you. Some time ago, my wife showed me what it means to love selflessly. Check out my book: “Your Life Isn’t For You.”