This blogaround brought to you by foil.Recommended Reading:Elena, Neha, and Jean: [Content Note: Misogyny; harassment] MIT Computer Scientists' Reddit AMA Proves the Point about Gender in STEMScott: [CN: Rape culture; harassment; intimidation]...Show More Summary
by Michelle Dean The news about humanity is never very good when it comes from Reddit, is it? Today’s contribution comes via an editorial at WIRED. Its authors, Elena Glassman, Neha Narula and Jean Yang, are scientists at MIT. They described the gendered horror show that was their Reddit AMA: Within an hour, the thread […]
We’ve collected the books debuting on Indiebound’s Indie Bestseller List for the week ending December 14, 2014–a sneak peek at the books everybody will be talking about next month. (Debuted at #9 in Hardcover Fiction) The Boston Girl...Show More Summary
They may be ideological foes on the bench, but this week, in the chilly late-autumn wilderness of north Mississippi, Justices Elena Kagan and Antonin Scalia were simply hunting buddies.
You have to hand it to MIT Ph.D candidates Elena Glassman, Neha Narula and Jean Yang for facing the lions' den last week when they participated in a Reddit Ask Me Anything forum. The AMA, timed…
Fans of "The Vampire Diaries" particularly Ian Somerhalder's Damon and Nina Dobrev's Elena fans, have been hoping for the two to get together again, and last week's Christmas episode titled "Christmas Through Your Eyes" seemed like the perfect time for them to kiss under the mistletoe.
It wasn’t exactly a merry Christmas in the Vampire Diaries midseason finale this year – but would you expect anything else from this show? – despite some attempts to make it so. Caroline’s mother tried to bring Christmas to Caroline’s...Show More Summary
So... that wasn't exactly a merry Christmas, was it? On The Vampire Diaries Season 6 Episode 10, Caroline learned her mom has cancer (bummer!), Kai sucked up all The Travelers' powers (major bummer!) and then he kidnapped Elena (super...Show More Summary
– Mamá, ¿allá atrás se acaba el mundo? – No, no se acaba. – Demuéstramelo. – Te voy a llevar más lejos de lo que se ve a simple vista. Lorenzo miraba el horizonte enrojecido al atardecer mientras escuchaba a su madre. Florencia era su cómplice, su amiga, se entendían con sólo mirarse. Show More Summary
It's holiday time on The Vampire Diaries, but with Bonnie gone and a crazy psychopath on the loose, there's not much to celebrate. Although Damon (Ian Somerhalder) and Elena (Nina Dobrev) came thisclose to getting their girl Bonnie (Kat...Show More Summary
At the NY TImes. I’m currently reading Book 1. Q. You insist on anonymity and yet are developing a cult following, especially among women, first in Italy and now in the United States and beyond. How do you feel about the reception of...Show More Summary
Not much is known about the acclaimed Italian novelist besides her pen name and her books. But she sat for a recent interview — conducted in writing, with her publisher as intermediary.
Te New York Times interviewed the author Elena Ferrante. Fresh Meat interviewed former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr. 32 online "best books of 2014" lists were added to the master aggregation at Largehearted Boy yesterday (bringing the total number of lists...
In The New York Times Rachel Donadio has a lengthy Q & A with Elena Ferrante, who seems to have become a breakout-author over the past year or so; Donadio also has offers profile of the author, based in large part on the Q & A, Scant...Show More Summary
New at b-glowing: Nest fragrances. New at colette (FR): Maison Martin Margiela At the Barber's & Tea Escape, Diana Vreeland travel sprays. New at luckyscent: Mazzolari Nero, Oud, Elena & Vaniglia, Richard Lüscher Britos line.
“I didn’t choose anonymity; the books are signed.” —Here’s an interview with Elena Ferrante, whose continued insistence on making it about the work is as admirable as it is rare.
By: ELENA HOLODNY Russia is experiencing another major brain drain. Although emigration trended downward from 1997 to 2011, there was a sudden spike in people leaving the country around the third term of President Vladimir Putin, according to Rosstat, Russia’s federal state statistics service. In 2012, almost 123,000 people left, and in 2013, more than […]
Poor Bonnie. Despite Damon and Elena's best efforts, everyone's favorite CW witch remained all by her lonesome at the end of The Vampire Diaries Season 6 Episode 9, thanks to Kai nearly killing Liv and everything. Will she return toShow More Summary
Damon and Elena were all about Operation Miss Cuddles on The Vampire Diaries Season 6 Episode 9, using the Ascendant Damon compelled Alaric to steal, along with Liv's spell, to travel back to 1994. But were they able to rescue Bonnie...Show More Summary
On tonight's episode of The Vampire Diaries," I Alone," Damon and Elena attempt to rescue Bonnie. Stefan discovers Sarah is not who she claims to be. Enzo continues to rub everybody the wrong way. Kai tracks down Liv. Tasked by Damon...Show More Summary