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D.C. Would Like To Know How To Spell 'Croissant'

According to Google's data on "how to spell" queries. [ more › ]

Morning Roundup: Ball Game Edition

In the news: D.C. jail inmates wounded, police investigate a Southeast homicide, and more. [ more › ]

The Gelato World Tour hits Millennium Park this weekend

In order to promote gelato—and encourage the Americas to catch up to Italy's 39,000 gelaterias (the U.S. has only 900)—the Gelato World Tour is stopping in Millennium Park today through Sunday. Just don't call it ice cream; the organizers...Show More Summary

Video: Tori Tinsley’s artistic exploration as a means of coping

“I’ve been an artist my whole life, but I’ve never really needed it like I do at this point in my life,” says artist Tori Tinsley, who’s mother was diagnosed with frontotemporal dementia in 2009. Tinsley’s experiences of taking care of her mother under such strained circumstances has profoundly effected her own creative practices and work.

Patriarchy on the grill

Patriarchy's scary to think about. Trump-style machismo is getting big, #GamerGate hounds women who speak out against sexism, an angry-dude campaign is out to sink the new Ghostbusters before it even premieres … You could consider it all a crushing, terrifying fact of life... or you could point out how weird it is, stare at its face, and laugh — it's got one fragile ego.…

First Slice 5/27/16: Gucci Mane is home

Is the next Gucci album on the way? The Atlanta rapper was released from prison on Thursday after serv ing two years for firearm possession.…

Quick Bites: Hampton & Hudson opens, Bacchanalia and Star Provisions relocate, and more

Atlanta’s first Wahlburgers, which was rumored a few months ago, will open at SunTrust Park in time for the Braves’ 2017 home opener. Wahlburgers will open alongside restaurant concepts from Ford Fry and Linton Hopkins. Hampton & Hudson,...Show More Summary

Remember Those Who Died For Our Country at Decatur Cemetery This Weekend

Chris writes in… If you would like to help place flags and/or flowers on the graves or memorials in the Decatur Cemetery for those who were killed while serving in the military as part of your Memorial Day Weekend activities, please contact Chris Billingsley at You can also show up for any of the following: […]

Senator calls for investigation of Purdue Pharma following Times story

A U.S. senator on Friday called for federal investigations of OxyContin’s manufacturer in response to a Los Angeles Times report that found the bestselling painkiller wears off early in many patients, exposing them to increased risk of addiction. Sen. Edward J. Markey, a Massachusetts Democrat...

And Buy Some Baggy Jeans

Dirty old hobo to passing tourist girl: Mmm, mmm, mmm… I could eat for three days off your fat pussy.Tourist girl: I'm not fat!Dirty old hobo: No, but your pussy sure is.Tourist girl, rushing away: I'm gonna cry. –Soho

Basque in the (Memorial Day Weekend) Sun at Gypsy Kitchen on May 29

Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer. What better way to welcome the al fresco season than to “Basque in the Sun” on the open-air patio at Gypsy Kitchen ? On May 29, the Spanish restaurant in The Shops Buckhead Atlanta is hosting a special Memorial Day weekend edition of the popular Sunday social. Show More Summary

SFMTA Finally Finishes at Fell and Masonic: “You Parked in the New Google Shuttle Stop Zone :(“

TweetHere’s how things looked yesterday morning – not a high rate of compliance at our sad-sack SFMTA’s Bright New Thing: But look – it’s neighbor helping neighbor via a note on the windshield: And then, by the end of the day, white paint had appeared on the curbs. So go ahead and park there if you want. […]

It’s Gonna Get Hot In Here

As I do on many a last Friday I am starting my morning off with Creative Mornings again. I need to take advantage of these opportunities while I still have a semi-flexible schedule. This morning’s Creative Mornings Atlanta is being held at Armor Yards, a series of refurbished construction near Sweetwater Brewery. We are in […]

Ghost in the Shell live-action gets Rila Fukushima

The seemingly unending saga of Hollywood's adaptation of Ghost in Shell continues, as hubbub about the long-in-making film has morphed from justified concerns over the quality of the adaptation (which haven't gone away, considering that...Show More Summary

Broadway’s Megan Hilty Eats Her First Proper Dinner at Sardi’s

Hilty at Bemelmans, "the sexiest bar in New York." Megan Hilty has a long, illustrious career on Broadway — and off, as she famously starred in the musical-television show Smash, recently released a live album, and will appear on Hulu’s...Show More Summary

'Influx' Coffee Shop To Open Inside FluxMade Custom Furniture

Fabrication studio and showroom jumping on growing trend of staging food experiences. The post 'Influx' Coffee Shop To Open Inside FluxMade Custom Furniture appeared first on What Now Atlanta.

Historic Belvedere Victorian offers views, private dock and ‘hillavator’

Many homes in Tiburon and Belvedere offer exquisite bay views, but occasionally, one listing can stand out from all the splendor, and 180 Beach Road stands tall. A pristinely preserved Queen Anne Victorian,“Tuckey House” was among the first to be constructed on Belvedere Island’s sequestered cove. It’s now for sale for the first time in

A Different Kind of Finger Painting on Spadina

2 hours agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

Not your average digital art. BY: Unknown LOCATION: Spadina and Dundas, Spadina and St. George PHOTO BY: Martin Reis FIELD NOTES: One thing is certain, this artist is handy with a can of spray paint! But seriously folks, we really like these pieces. Show More Summary

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