'American Playboy' fills in some of the spaces that carefully crafted image skipped over.
Folded into a bend in Sacramento’s American River, it was quiet. Cloistered. A reprieve from life in the concrete jungle of downtown.
From Quartz, six charts that show who Americans spend their time with. Some of the relationships Lindberg found are intuitive. Time with friends drops off abruptly in the mid-30s, just as time spent with children peaks. Around the age...Show More Summary
Adapting the life of a living legend is tricky business, and few know that better than Ryan Murphy. After the rampant success of the first season of American Crime Story, which follows the events of the O.J. Simpson murder trial, Murphy...Show More Summary
The passengers of the MS St. Louis were turned away in part because of a toxic, xenophobic ‘America First’ ideology that pervaded mainstream American life at the time.
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It's a ritual: "A ballerina’s farewell — especially at American Ballet Theater — is a time-honored drama. Rose petals fall like rain from the rafters, fellow dancers parade out to deliver bouquets, and audience members crowd the aisles, roaring as if at a rock concert."
The best American writer of his generation would have been sixty-five this week. The post American Myth: The Short, Beautiful Life of Breece D’J Pancake appeared first on The Millions.
George Bellows - The Picket Fence by Irina George Bellows (1882–1925) was an American realist painter, known for his bold depictions of urban life in New York City, becoming, according to the Columbus Museum of Art, “the most acclaimed American artist of his generation”.
It's easy to get bogged down in the abstract side of the American healthcare debate and lose sight of the real impact it has on ordinary, innocent people everywhere. Which is why it's so powerful when those very people share their stories and reveal the heavy toll exacted by an incompetent, unfeeling government. Show More Summary
North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has as been the source of much international scrutiny. Lately, he's been in the news because of his regime's growing nuclear weapons capabilities and the case of American student Otto Warmbier, who died...Show More Summary
Vinson Cunningham writes about Shana Novak’s photo of a Kmart shopping bag bearing a hyperbolic slogan: “Life is ridiculously AWESOME.”
Amanda Knox, the American student convicted of murder in Italy and ultimately released, set her Instagram account to public this week, offering everyone an inside look into her life. Read moregs | Comments
To the editor: Promoters of the nascent movement of scientists into political life suggest that rational, objective research (and researchers) in government will lead to better policy results for Americans. (“A new take on political science: Training researchers to run for office,” June 15) They...
The Senate recently released details about its version of the American Health Care Act, and it could make life much harder for those on Medicaid.
“The House on Coco Road” is the story of director Damani Baker’s family, particularly his mother, Fannie Haughton, and her remarkable life, reflective of the troubled history of race in America. Descended from Louisiana sharecroppers (the title refers to that home), and the product of the Great...
The mainstream media doesn’t understand pro-life Americans. They think you’re either stupid, uninformed, or some bizarre religious troglodyte opposing progress to satiate a deep lust for misogyny. Nowhere was this more evident than in...Show More Summary
Joseph and Betty Hofman are an American couple who love traveling and documenting everyday life of people through their lenses. And theses wonderful Kodachrome slides they shot Alaska scenes when they were there in 1955. See more »
Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, The over-criminalization of America has undermined justice, the rule of law and legal egalitarianism. While the corporate media devotes itself to sports, entertainment, dining out and the latest political kerfuffle, America has become the Over-Criminalization Capital of the World. Show More Summary
(Reuters Health) - Meeting some or all of the American Heart Association’s seven ideal cardiovascular health goals is associated with longer life and fewer heart attacks and strokes, no matter your age.