Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
EMMY NOMINATED SERIES directed by and starring Steve Buscemi is back for a second season!!! Park Bench is a local's take on the special people, places, and spirit of New York City. Through unscripted moments with average New Yorkers and Steve's celeb friends, Buscemi takes viewers on a funny, first-hand journey/misadventure, told in his unique voice.
Journey to the Draft is an organic, unscripted, docu-series that follows three college football players, all with promising professional careers. These young men attend different schools across the country and play a variety of positions on the field, but at the end of the day they share one goal:to play in the NFL. The AOL docu-series follows players Leonard Williams, Kevin White and Marcus Peters.
Connected features the personal stories of six New Yorkers woven together into one of the most intimate series ever. This groundbreaking show changes the nature of storytelling by giving each character a camera to document their lives. The result is a unique format revealing as different as everyone appears to be, we are all universally Connected.
Wake up to your world in 2 minutes.
"Stricly Come Dancing presenter Tess Daly and The Saturdays' Rochelle Humes talk to mums about their experiences of being mum. Whether the daughter of a Rolling Stone, in one of the most famous girl bands the world has ever known, or a parent coping with disability as well as family life, each mother in Being Mum shows that the feelings, challenges and rewards of motherhood are universal no matter the surroundings you find yourself in."
Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Dave shows you how to turn your tomato harvest into a crowd-pleasing tomato sauce.
Tags:how to make tomato sauce,Dave Epstein,garden,gardening,growing wisdom,mill,organic,peeling,remove tomato skins,tomato sauce,tomatoes
Grab video code:
Male: Hi, I am David Epstein favorite time of the year picking tomatoes. We are going to show you how to make tomato sauce and then can it out. You will thank me from January. All right so we have come inside and you know I picked these tomatoes a couple of days ago. You can lay your tomatoes sit for a few days and keep cool and dry. Do not refrigerate tomatoes before you start using them for sauce. So the first thing we need to do is take the skins off. We are going to boil some water. Boil the tomatoes for about a minute that is going to help the skins to come off and then we will start working with them.
As we are putting the tomatoes in the boiling water what I do is I just put a thin slice down the length of the tomato just one. That is going to make it much easier to remove the skins. All right so the skins begun to peel off so we are going to get these into cold water so we can peel the skins off. I sliced the tomatoes in half and after they are cool. Let this set for 20 minutes until most of the water has run out of your tomatoes. I have always to add an onions and garlic. You can add other things. You could add in bell pepper, you could add in regular ground pepper, bay leaf, you can add in some shredded carrots. Really it is up to you.
We are going to cut up some of these different vegetables. We are going to sauté them in olive oil just until they are soft. I just put in enough oil that covers that bottom of the pan and a little more and we will put this on a low heat. And then we are going to start putting our onion in. I was going to crush some of that garlic in there. Do not let the garlic get brown as it will get better. Here is that mixture. It is all sautéed. Let us get those tomatoes in here. So we have got our tomatoes and we are going to put these carefully into the pot. I like to add in a couple of stocks and celery, a couple of bay leaves, a quarter cup of chopped basil and a teaspoon of black pepper.
I am going to let that sit for two hours in a low heat. You want to stir it occasionally after two hours if it is not thick enough add one or two cans of tomato paste similar to another couple of hours and then we are going to put it through the food milk and you are ready to have some pasta. It is where the sauce is done. We are going to take the seeds out using a food mill and what that does is it leaves behind all these seeds which we do not need and we it leaves is this, pure and silky tomato sauce. Now, we got to can it out and that is another video.