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NYT Games: Connections hints and solutions for November 22, 2023

Connection from NYT Games is the hottest new craze, and we've got all the tips, tricks, hints, and answers to help you win every day.
Man hitting a golf ball behind a bag of clubs

Golf Pride reintroduces fan-favorite V55 Heritage grip in corded and rubber for a limited time

Baseball player hitting at the plate.

Hitting a baseball is insanely hard, but MLB legend Tony Gwynn breaks it down to 2 disciplines

Flying subaru air mobility concept rear

Subaru previews flying car concept that basically looks like a giant drone

Rick Astley performing

Rick Astley re-records ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’— but this time, with the wrong lyrics for a good cause

A hand holding up an iPhone with the screen showing

Your new iPhone 15 has a semi-secret menu you might be overlooking

Baseball game at the Coliseum in Oakland.

MLB playoffs ump cam gives first-hand look at why baseball is so beautifully difficult

A cannabis guide illustration

Indica vs sativa: A guide to these two major types of cannabis

ufc 294 sports psychologist overview

UFC 294: A sports psychologist breaks down what really happened with Volkanovski, Usman, and Chimaev

Martin Luther King Jr. March on Washington 1963

Here are 10 famous speeches in history that continue to stand the test of time

The Atari 2600+ system and joystick controller.

This new Atari console looks just like the original, and can even play all those old, retro games

A pile of toilet paper.

TikTok is putting toilet paper in the refrigerator to solve a problem that doesn’t exist

Tequila Mandala

MLB playoffs: The Dodgers have been eliminated, so they can’t celebrate with this team-favorite tequila

Though the Dodgers have been swept by the Diamondbacks in the MLB playoffs, the team's favorite tequila is still here.
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Grateful Dead, Smashing Pumpkins, Jack Johnson, and more: You can watch 250,000+ concerts free through this site

If you are nostalgic for old concerts or have always wanted to know what a certain band sounded like live, there is an archive to take a deep dive into.
A whole lot of psychedelics. DMT and other drugs.

What is DMT? Learn why this powerful drug is unlike other psychedelics

DMT is unlike any other psychedelic. Learn about the experience and what DMT researcher Dr. Steve Barker has to say about this unique, powerful drug.
Bedrock City theme park in Arizona.

There’s a secret theme park in Arizona (and it will transport you to the past)

Forget about overcrowded theme parks like Disneyland or LEGOLAND. See how to ride with the family down the street to Bedrock City at Raptor Ranch in Arizona.
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This is how long it takes to learn another language (and you might be surprised which languages are easiest for English speakers)

Here's a breakdown of how long it might take you, per the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) — the training academy for U.S. diplomats.
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Think MLB umps are making terrible calls this year? They are, and this Instagram account proves it

It seems like MLB umps are making some really terrible calls this year, and one Instagram account proves it's not all in your head.
The Texas Rangers MLB field.

MLB playoffs: Texas Rangers swept the Baltimore Orioles, and they have ’90s band Creed to thank – here’s why

Creed - yes, the band - helped the Texas Rangers sweep the Baltimore Orioles in the MLB playoffs. Here's how.
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Throwback video shows what happened when Burger King first let customers pay with credit cards, and the reactions are priceless

Witness history in the making when Burger King started taking credit cards to buy a Whopper. Watch for the warm embrace of nostalgia but stay for the comments.
A person listening to music on their iPhone.

Apple Music finally got a fan-fave Spotify feature but it’s buried in the app’s settings — how to turn it on

Apple Music got a great new feature with the release of iOS 17 — but no one heard about it.
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Prada will design NASA astronauts’ space suits for best-dressed mission to the moon

Prada is one of the most innovative and future shaping brands in the fashion industry. Now they have paired with Axiom Space to conquer the last frontier, outer space.
Julijonas Urbonas (left) and Euthanasia Coaster at HUMAN+ display at the Science Gallery in Dublin.

The ‘Euthanasia Coaster’ was designed to kill riders with elegant violence

Deaths at amusement parks are rare, but, Lithuanian designer Julijonas Urbonas proposed building a euthanasia roller coaster, constructed to purposely kill.
Onewheel GT

Every Onewheel electric skateboard is being recalled (find out who just needs an update and who should ditch their board)

Future Motion has just recalled all 300,000 models of their Onewheel electric skateboard in compliance with the CPSC. Refund or update your board.

Director Todd Phillips teases new look at Joker 2 — this is what you need to know

This is everything you need to know about Joker 2.
Gold bars 1000 grams.

Costco keeps selling out of… gold bars? (The deal with the latest Costco obsession)

Forget about hit items like rotisserie chicken, maple syrup, or sheet cake — if you have a membership, Costco will let you add a gold bar to your online order.
Space Shuttle Challenger launching from Launchpad 39.

How NASA trained astronauts using a really cool waterslide and a ‘rubber room’

NASA gave astronauts a way to put their minds at ease with a rubber room below their launchpad, with the way to get there a little whimsical — and a little wet.
Miguel Cabrera holding the wine alongside the manager of the Oakland A's.

Everyone is dunking on MLB’s Oakland Athletics about a gift they gave player Miguel Cabrera – here’s why

The Oakland A's gave Miguel Cabrera a particularly thoughtless and cheap gift.
Sony PlayStation Portal

Will Sony’s portable PlayStation Portal be your new travel buddy?

The PlayStation Portal is designed to let you play your PS5 console games anywhere in the world, as long as you have a fast enough Wi-Fi connection.
a stack of vhs tapes

E.T., The Goonies, Back to the Future: Your old VHS tapes might actually be worth thousands

Your old DIsney movies could be worth a lot of money if your VHS tapes are in great condition.
babe ruth swinging a bat

Babe Ruth explains how to swing a baseball bat in this incredible 90-year-old-video

In a recently resurfaced video, Babe Ruth explains the two most popular ways to hit a baseball.
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What is Kratom? Everything you need to know

Ever wondered just what Kratom is, or why people use it? We tell you everything you need to know.
A close up of the first painting Bob Ross painted on his TV show.

A Bob Ross original from his first show heads to auction, bids start at $9.8 million

Ever wanted to purchase a Bob Ross painting? Now you can - if you have $10 million to spare.
Apple Maps update press release photo

Apple just gave hikers, campers, skiers, and snowboarders a great reason to use Apple Maps and ditch Google Maps

Do you ski, snowboard, hike, or camp? Apple Maps might be your new favorite app with its new offline mode.
Portland, OR, USA - May 7, 2023: Apple Music Classical and Apple Music app icons are seen on an iPhone. Apple Music Classical is a brand-new standalone streaming app for classical music lovers

Apple has a classical music app you’ve probably never heard of, and just purchased a record label to support it

Apple Music has classical music, sure, but most of its catalog is hosted in another app - and Apple just bought a record label to support it.
baseball on pitchers mound

Incredible video shows how hard it is for MLB players to actually hit a baseball

This video highlights how hard it is for MLB players to actually hit a baseball. You might not believe it.
PurpleRenew mattress

Costco has an exclusive Purple mattress you can’t get anywhere else, the PurpleRenew

Costco is known for its exclusive deals, and this is a doozy. Purple mattress made its PurpleRenew exclusive to Costco members
A person doing yoga outside of a she shed.

She shed? Yoga studio? Man cave? For $11k, this incredibly nice Costco shed can be whatever you want – with a catch

If you have the space, this $11k Costco shed is everything you could imagine.
Shohei Otani playing baseball

Shohei Ohtani all but gone, MLB franchise LA Angels may also lose Mike Trout: Report

The LA Angels are in big trouble. A report claims Shohei Ohtani is almost sure to leave, and Mike Trout may follow him.
Chicken breast and broccoli

What UFC champions Sean O’Malley and Aljamain Sterling eat while cutting weight in fight week

In this article, we get into the specifics to give you a rundown of what O'Malley and Sterling eat while cutting weight in fight week.
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CBD 101: A doctor tells us how to use CBD for sleep, anxiety, and pain

CBD has a variety of use-cases, but many don't know where to begin. A doctor tells us how to use CBD, including the right dosage for sleep, anxiety, and pain
The Creator movie still

The Creator movie preview: This post-apocalyptic AI movie seems eerily on point right now

Gareth Edwards' new science fiction thriller has a lot more in common with the real world than you think
Mark Cuban is a long time Shark Tank panelist on the show.

The most useful Shark Tank products: Get these immediately

"Shark Tank" has introduced viewers to a lot of creative and helpful merchandise through the years, and we're here to pick out some of the best ones.
A family playing a game of pepper pong.

Pepper Pong wants to be the pickleball of table tennis, but it’s really just an old-school NERF game

Pepper Pong wants to be pickleball for table tennis, and it kind of is - except it's really just dusting off a classic NERF game.
Various iPhones on a table.

If this iPhone 15 rumor is true, you’ll only need one cable for (almost) all of your Apple stuff – so stock up now

Apple is believed to make USB-C the standard charging and data port on iPhone 15, which means you'll be able to have one cable to rule them all.
Patrick Mahomes in Oakleys

Oakley, Patrick Mahomes collab aims to push boundaries for youth sports

Oakley and Patrick Mahomes have teamed up on some cool new sunglasses that aim to help young athletes
Apple iPhone 14 with new features

You might be able to buy the iPhone 15 in Apple Stores next week – here’s how

A notable Apple reporter says the iPhone 15 may go on sale in Apple Stores as soon as the day after it's announced, which is unprecedented.
Burning man festival temple

Burning Man stranded thousands, but they’re now leaving the desert

Burning Man 2023's attendees are finding ways to escape the Black Rock desert after a week of mud and rain.
Baseball game at the Coliseum in Oakland.

The Oakland Athletics are heading to Las Vegas – but one more MLB team wants to move, too

The Oakland Athletics are heading to Las Vegas, and now another MLB team might leave town.
Ft. Wayne - Circa August 2017: Costco Wholesale Location. Costco Wholesale is a Multi-Billion Dollar Global Retailer X

Costco has a secret online store, Costco Next, that any member can access – here’s how

Did you know Costco has a secret online store named Costco Next? It's true! Here's how to access it



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