Craftsman has a nice set of LiIon Drill and impact driver for a pretty low price. I'm a contstant diyer and have put them through their paces and they are a freakin steal of a value » 4/15/15 2:14pm 4/15/15 2:14pm

I love telling this to my kids... Remember when we tiled all the floors? Yeah without the Pythagorean theorem they never would have been straight/correct. Of course it would make more sense if the builder had built square/straight walls. » 4/09/15 12:08pm 4/09/15 12:08pm

Having lived in Fl, AZ, and TX I'm shocked to see AZ as "most tax friendly" with high income, sales, real estate, and automotive registration fees it's pretty rough. Especially since the roads and education are in rough shape. CA must be hell. There's no way that living close to coast is worth that hell. » 3/25/15 12:11pm 3/25/15 12:11pm

The electoral college... People just don't get it. The reason the popular vote doesn't work in the US is presidential elections could be bought by purely appealing to the coasts and completely ignoring everything else. The electoral college prevents that and helps equalize power across the states. » 3/25/15 11:42am 3/25/15 11:42am

There is a product that is basically this recipe, but in a simple tablet form. Abuelita, by Nestle is often found in the Mexican/Latin food aisle at your local megamart and it is a SERIOUS improvement on your normal hot cocoa.

Also, if you're making a good 'n proper chili, (no beans obviously since that would NOT be… » 2/24/15 12:44pm 2/24/15 12:44pm

Interesting infographic. Whiskey is a tough one because there are many methods for whiskey. For example Makers Mark bourbon is fermented in giant tubs that are indoor, but exposed to open air. Not sure about other brands. » 2/19/15 11:06am 2/19/15 11:06am

My wife bought something not long ago on Amazon that I don't necessarily want my review profile associated with. Whenever amazon sends me an email to review something it's always near the top. I can't open my emails from Amazon at work or public any more... » 12/29/14 10:43am 12/29/14 10:43am

I realized this too late after buying teflon for years. Stainless steel is the way to go. All Clad is great, but if you're on a budget Cuisinart makes good stuff too. My parents have cheap thin stainless that's well over 30 years old that still basically as good as new. My mom cooked nearly every day on that well into… » 12/18/14 10:49am 12/18/14 10:49am