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Chill a Bud Light in 5 seconds

Don’t let that Bud Light Lime get warm. (iStock) Whether you’re grillin’ and chillin’ or just lounging poolside, nothing compliments a summer activity quite like a boozy beverage. But how do you keep that wine cold as the weather heats up? Even more important, how do you keep the party going when the drinks are running low? We’ve rounded up seven ...

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Smithsonian Institution hiring first ever beer historian

Cheers to learning more about beer. (iStock) It’s the career opportunity of a lifetime for sudsy sippers across the country. The Smithsonian Institute’s Museum of American History is looking to hire a beer historian for a three-year appointment based in Washington, D.C. Museum curator Paula Johnson told the Washington City Paper that the job is a brand new position funded by ...

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Is cockroach milk the next big superfood?

Think twice before killing the next cockroach you find in your apartment. A team of scientists at India’s Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicinediscovered that cockroach milk may be the greatest superfood of them all. The Pacific beetle cockroach (the only kind that gives birth to live young) feeds it’s babies by lactating protein-dense crystals, which pack fats, sugars, amino ...

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Will Dale ever drive again?

Dale Earnhardt Jr. warned Monday that his return to NASCAR could take longer than planned. NASCAR’s most popular driver is scheduled to miss his third consecutive race this Sunday with concussion-like symptoms. On his weekly podcast, he said he will have another evaluation soon to see “what kind of gains we’ve made and get in front of my doctors . ...

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Dunkin's egg recipe shocker

The coffee chain is adding more real egg into its fried egg patty recipe. (Dunkin’ Donuts) McDonald’s all-day breakfast has fast food competitors feeling the pressure to boost morning business. Amid slumping sales, Dunkin’ Donuts has announced it will be revamping its egg patty to include more, well, egg. On its website, Dunkin’ Donuts provides nutrition info for each breakfast sandwich ...

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Sriracha in trouble again?!

Sriracha’s latest legal battle heating up. (AP File Photo) The city of Irwindale, Calif., the home of the Sriracha hot sauce factory, has sued Huy Fong twice in the past three years, alleging the production spaces spicy fumes may be hazardous to residents.  After the second lawsuit was filed, Huy Fong Foods is now countersuing the city for harassment. In 2013, ...

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Lord Stanley's car surfaces

The most popular trophy in sports won’t be the only historical artifact on display next week when Pittsburgh Penguins center Matt Cullen shows it off in the Fargo, North Dakota, and Moorhead, Minnesota, metropolitan area. The Stanley Cup will be next to a Stanley car. A West Fargo antique car museum is tuning up a 1936 Rolls-Royce that belonged to ...

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Ramsay’s latest food fight

French chef Jacques Pepin, pictured with Julia Child in 2004, was one of the first chefs to appear in his own TV show. (AP) Celebrity chefs today are just as likely to be known for their food as their brash personalities, messy public divorces or even spiky, gelled hair. But one of the original culinary small screen scars, Jacques Pepin, comes ...

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