aka Lexi

  • I live in California
  • I was born on August 24
  • My occupation is Content Editor
  • I am Female
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    If you think your favorite watering hole down the street is the best bar in the world, think again. Amazing bars span the entire globe, and some of these might be in your very own neighborhood, or a twenty-hour flight away! released a list of bars put together by Drinks International magazine. This list features bars in the USA, UK, France, Australia, Singapore, Spain, and more. If you live in any major city, you might just find a bar in your city on the list--and now you know it's definitely worth trying out next weekend (but hey, why wait till the weekend?)

    Here are the top 20- see any you recognize?

    1. PDT, New York
    2. Connaught, London
    3. Artesian, London
    4. Death & Co, New York
    5. Milk & Honey, London
    6. American Bar at the Savoy, London
    7. 69 Colebrook…

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    Perhaps you're surprised (or not so surprised) to hear that bacon now has an international holiday called Bacon Day. No, you don't get off from school or work, but you won't have to, because Bacon Day is on a Saturday--specifically, September 3, 2011.

    So, what does Bacon Day entail? For bacon fans (or in other words, fans of deliciousness), international Bacon Day is comprised of bacon-themed social gatherings, which include bacon drinks, entrees, desserts, and the like. Yes, you heard me--bacon drinks. If you're in the mood for some alcoholic beverages inspired by bacon, check out bacontoday for some cocktail recipes.

    So, what are you doing on international Bacon Day? Throwing a bacon-themed party of hoglike proportions? Enjoying the strip …

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    If you love Obama and Jello shots, you're in luck. Gelatin artist Matt Micari recently developed Obama Jello shots, firm Jello shots in the shape of President Obama's bust. His inspiration came from the comment that House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) made during the debt crisis about how negotiating at the White House was like "dealing with Jell-O". To celebrate the positive outcome of this negotiation, Micari created the salted caramel Obama Jello shot, an homage to the President, since salted caramels are his favorite candy.

    The recipe is super easy! Unfortunately, we're not all Jello artists like Miraci so we can't shape the shots into Obama's bust like he did. But we can make delicious Jello shots in Obama's favorite flavor.

    All you need …

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