The Washington Post identified at least six politically influential Russians who attended President Donald Trump's inaugural celebrations last year. Lobbyists Natalia Veselnitskaya and Rinat Akhmetshin attended the festivities, as did...Show More Summary
YouTubers, Instagram devotees and other vaguely influential social media "influencers" don't have the greatest reputation as of late. That's with fairly good reason, because whenever one of their controversies explodes into the realShow More Summary
Abortion rights advocates say the Trump administration is putting anti-abortion activists in influential roles.
INTERNATIONAL - Wine is one of those rare industries in which one person’s opinion can make fortunes or break them. Credit Robert Parker. For three decades he dominated as the world’s most influential wine critic. He popularized the 100-point rating scale, and the scores in his monthly newsletter, the Wine Advocate, drove demand and prices. Show More Summary
El Chapo was at one time one of the most influential drug lords in Mexico, with his cartel smuggling tons of drugs into the United States each month. Now incarcerated at the Metropolitan Correctional Center, he in his prime supplied about 80 percent of cocaine available in Chicago, according to ABC7 Chicago. Show More Summary
1. New and interesting Jordan Peterson article: “He speaks in rapid-fire, um-less sentences. He doesn’t smile much.” In my view Peterson is one of the five most influential public intellectuals today. 2. Paul McCartney talks about the bass. Show More Summary
Influential investor Michael Moritz has argued that Silicon Valley firms will lose out to Chinese rivals because employees expect benefits like paternity leave and time off at weekends. Moritz said Silicon Valley debates around paternity...Show More Summary
The Life Extension Advocacy Foundation volunteers here interview Irina and Michael Conboy, two of the more influential scientists involved in parabiosis research. When the circulatory systems of an old mouse and a young mouse are connected,...Show More Summary
One day we’ll all be dead and none of this will matter by Scaachi Koul is an influential book about a... The post As You Look Back On Life at 80, Will What You’ve Said And Done Matter? appeared first on Lifehack. A collection of essays about growing up the daughter of Indian immigrants in Canada, "a land of ice and casual racism," by a cultural observer.
After eight influential season, Portlandia is finally packing it in this year, and while the show’s cultural impact has waned since its early 2010s peak, anyone still watching knows that it can often be quite funny. The show’s quirky characters and loving satire of hipster culture has become somewhat predictable, but… Read more...
What's the best way to end your time at one of the most influential fashion houses on the planet? How about with a supermodel on each arm? That's how Kim Jones chose to wave goodbye to Louis Vuitton on Thursday, as he called on fashion's very own Cher and Dionne, Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell, to help him go out with a bang. Show More Summary
The histrionic struggle of the teenager is a universal story that plenty of adults still deal with. Musically, angst has fueled some of the most influential albums of all time, and has even influenced genre-bending works like Lil Yachty’s succinctly-named debut Teenage Emotions. The struggle to feel something, or even “realize things” in a post-Xanax, post-Kylie […]
A band like Radiohead needs no introduction. They are – without exaggeration – among the most influential and important musical acts in history, certainly within anything that can be considered rock music. This would make one of their members an ideal candidate to create a new guitar, which is precisely what bandmate Ed O’Brien has […]
More than 1,000 global CEOs received a letter Tuesday from one of the world's most influential money managers with a pointed message: Simply posting good financial returns is no longer enough. You must have a positive impact on society, too. In his annual letter to CEOs sent Tuesday, Laurence Fink, the chairman and CEO of BlackRock, which manages nearly $6.3 […]
The signatories of the letter expressed concern that recent decisions made by Documenta’s supervisory board “have considerably damaged one of Germany’s internationally active and influential cultural institutions, and thus also the image of Germany abroad.” They said the city is debating changes that will lead to the “restructuring of Documenta in the direction of a […]
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This is the 80th birthday week of the composer Paavo Heininen, a man locally celebrated for two Finnish operas, six symphonies, eleven concertos. More importantly, as professor of composition at the Sibelius Academy, he has been the teacher of Kaija Saariaho, Magnus Lindberg, Jouni Kaipainen, Jukka Tiensuu and more – the most successful generation of composers Finland […]
Europe is preparing to find successors for many of its most powerful economic officials, including the influential head of the European Central Bank. Those chosen will make decisions affecting the … Click to Continue »
Today, it’s impossible to deny how influential Supreme has become. From its knockout collaborations to record-breaking sell-out times, the brand continues to be one of the most sought streetwear brands around. Having battled criticism (and a lawsuit) for its famous red and white box logo, the iconic design is now known to fetch upwards of $1,000 […]
ArtisTree's collection of original photographs and films taken by René Magritte bring new insight into the life and work of the influential Belgian artist The post Exhibition: René Magritte photographs and films displayed in Hong Kong’s New ArtisTree appeared first on LUXUO.