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How to collect rare whiskey, Japanese whisky and Scotch on a budget

Booze

Expert Advice: How to Collect Rare Whiskey on a Budget

We talked to insiders from Four Roses, Wild Turkey, Ardbeg and other distillers to figure out how to stock up

Review: The Hypersphere Mini Is the Ultimate Therapy Ball for Travelers With Sore Backs

Health & Fitness

Review: This Is the Ultimate Tool for Travelers With Sore Backs

At long last, an affordable percussive therapy option

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Los Angeles

Throwing a Party in LA? These Are the Best Private Chefs in Town.

Four chefs who cater to a host of dietary restrictions … and one who’ll, ahem, elevate things

chicken sandwich empellon al pastor

Food & Drink

Forget Popeyes: These Are the 9 Best Chicken Sandwiches in NYC

While the internet argues about fast food, treat yourself to a proper chicken sando

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Booze

Why Are So Many Celebrities Making Their Own Tequilas?

Money, yes. But Nick Jonas and John Varvatos also have their own reasons.

DC Fall Concerts

Culture

The 20 Concerts to See in DC Between Now and 2020

Bob Dylan. Bone Thugs. Something called “Hip-Hop Nutcracker.” Let’s review.

Art on theMART will unveil new projections by Charles Atlas at EXPO 2019

Culture

The 10 Exhibits — Some Big, Some Small — To See at EXPO Chicago

From inflatable sculptures on the Navy Pier to a digital billboard project all over the city

The Bills, Daniel Jones and an 0-16 Season: Buying or Selling Week 2’s Top NFL Storylines

Sports

Buy or Sell: The Top Storylines to Emerge From Week 2 of the NFL

New Orleans won't have Drew Brees for weeks, but the Saints' season isn't over

Fall Concerts SF

Culture

The 20 Bay Area Concerts to See Between Now and 2020

It is a frankly terrific musical season

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News From Around the Web

September 17, 2019 September 16, 2019

Featured: We Asked a Nutritionist

Health & Fitness

Energy Bars, Ranked by the Healthiness of Their Ingredients

How do KIND Bars, Rxbars, Clif Bars and more stack up?

What's the Healthiest Yogurt?

Health & Fitness

What’s the Healthiest Yogurt? We Asked a Nutritionist.

How do Chobani, Siggi's, Stonyfield and more stack up?

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Health & Fitness

Are Cheat Meals a Farce? We Asked a Nutritionist.

The Rock is famous for his #CheatMealSundays. But how bad are they for the average joe?

The Healthiest Sports Drinks According to a Nutritionist

Food & Drink

What’s the Healthiest Sports Drink? We Asked a Nutritionist.

How do Gatorade, BODYARMOR, Vitamin Water and more stack up?

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7 Superior Jump Ropes for Burning Fat and Adding Muscle

Gear

7 Superior Jump Ropes for Burning Fat and Adding Muscle

From an old-school option beloved by boxers to a lightweight rope developed by a CrossFit champion

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Food & Drink

The Mediterranean Is the World’s Most Underrated Gin Region

We know you think about James Bond when drinking a Martini or Rome when you've got a Negroni, but that can change

If the Browns Lose to the Jets on "Monday Night Football," They're Finished

Sports

If the Browns Don't Beat the Jets, They Can Kiss the Playoffs Goodbye

Should they fall to 0-2, their odds of making the playoffs drop below 15 percent

Why Adrian Ballinger Climbed 28,250-Foot K2 Without Oxygen

Action

What Compels a Man to Climb a 28,250-Foot Mountain Without Oxygen?

Adrian Ballinger is the fourth American in history to summit both K2 and Mount Everest without oxygen

Twin Peaks

Music

Twin Peaks Are Older and Wiser, But Don’t Call Them Grown Up

With their latest album, "Lookout Low," the Chicago band throws in everything from Stones swagger to E Street Band-esque horn arrangements

This Is the Perfect 30-Minute Jump-Rope Workout

Health & Fitness

This Is the Perfect 30-Minute Jump-Rope Workout

Reintroducing "the most convenient, efficient and effective exercise in the game"

products of the week

Gear

Products of the Week: Self-Cleaning Dressers, Air Jordans and Spiked Cold Brew

The 10 best pieces of garb and gear that crossed our desks this week