Salmon Gets an Easy Upgrade

There are plenty of times, especially when it’s too cold to entertain the idea of leaving the house, when I want to spend all day making dinner — not a multicourse meal or anything like that, but something wildly ambitious like rolling my own pasta dough and cooking a six-hour Bolognese to assemble into a…

Nicole Kidman: Boy Erased and Destroyer – Hollywood Film Tribute

Nicole Kidman is a multi-award-winning actress known for her fearlessness and intelligence. This is a tribute to the versatility of her performances over the years, with characters as diverse and extraordinary as an aspiring television personality with a dark motive in Gus Van Zant’s To Die For to the iconic and complicated Virginia Woolf in…

Are You Ready for the Financial Crisis of 2019?

4. China You know who has racked up even more debt than hopeful 20-something ceramics-studies grads in the United States? Here’s a hint: It’s a not-exactly-Communist country in Asia that has been on such a wild debt-fueled building spree that it somehow used more cement in just three years earlier this decade than the United…

Waco, Reborn

A home-makeover show based in this central Texas town has created a tourism boom. Source link

Felicity Jones on Becoming Ruth Bader Ginsburg

When it comes to her career, the actress Felicity Jones is game for taking on a range of roles, including the fierce Jyn Erso in “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” and Ruth Bader Ginsburg in “On the Basis of Sex,” the biopic on the Supreme Court justice that will be out on Dec. 24….

John le Carré’s Next Novel to Land in 2019

George Smiley is not coming back (yet), but John le Carré is. The renowned spy novelist’s next book, “Agent Running in the Field,” will be published in October 2019, his publisher Viking announced today. Le Carré’s most recently published book, “A Legacy of Spies” (2017), featured the first appearance in 27 years by Smiley, an…

What I See: Gloria Steinem, Shoulder to Shoulder With Women of Color

One of the things we have lost in the digital era — and we have lost a lot — is a tributary medium of sorts, the tangible practice of holding an image in our hands that maps an emotional bayou of truth. Still photographs capture the private determination and personal integrity of their subjects in…

“Beautiful Boy” – Timothée Chalamet: Hollywood Film Tribute

Today we are recognizing Beautiful Boy, as well as star Timothée Chalamet. Our Hollywood Film Tributes recognize films and talent for their excellence in the art of filmmaking. In a very short period of time, Timothée Chalamet has become as hot an actor as there is in the field. In demand by top tier filmmakers,…

Podcasts Are Getting Newsier. Here Are 8 New Ones Worth a Listen.

They were called audioblogs when they started out. They were casual and rambling, the aural equivalent of the diarylike entries posted on WordPress or LiveJournal in the 1990s. Last decade podcasts became more polished and professional, not to mention profitable — but they stayed away from daily news for the most part. That changed last…

Police to Auction Off an Inmate’s Designer Sneakers

LONDON — A young Briton sentenced to six years in jail for a weapons charge after firing a gun at a blue Jaguar will lose more than his freedom. The police in Gloucestershire, in southwestern England, plan a modern twist by auctioning off some of his most precious possessions: designer sneakers. The luxury footwear collection…