Visual imagination is the guiding force in Mariam Aziza Stephan's paintings. While on a Fulbright to Egypt in 2011 during the January 25th Revolution, she was fascinated by the country's rich but at times violent history. Most compelling...Show More Summary
Good morning from a (thankfully) rainy state capital. I'm Sacramento bureau chief John Myers, your guide to Essential Politics today. And after a long recess, legislators are back in session for 2016 and gearing up for a rich mix of politics and policy under the state Capitol dome. Subscribe to...
In April, Geoff "BLDGBLOG" Manaugh will publish A Burglar's Guide to the City, a new book about London's rich history of heists and the network of tunnels, catacombs, sewers, and caves that London such a paradise for would-be superthieves. (more…)
Let a local help you uncover the richness of the City of Light. Name: www.walkmysteps.com What it does: The website offers private small tours of Paris with licensed local guides that want to help you to discover the city. Available in eight languages. What's hot: The tour size is capped at a number...
See sample pages of http://winkbooks.net/post/134912574252/the-field-guide-to-typography-typefaces-in-the at Wink. Typography is a rich, thought-provoking study with a deep, storied history. And yet, for most of us, it is an unremarkable aspect of modern life. Show More Summary
St. Louis Author, historian, & tour guide NiNi Harris is out with another book — this time on Downtown St. Louis. Here’s the official publisher description of Downtown St. Louis: In this rich photographic history, author NiNi Harris follows the evolution of downtown St. Louis from colonial days when French...
They're rich and ubiquitous so why would their gift guides be cheap and low-key?
It’s that time of year again — when children everywhere discover that Santa Claus loves rich kids more. This year, the Neiman Marcus “ fantasy gifts ” list features a Ford Mustang, apparently for all the big lotto scratch-off winners out there. Show More Summary
A little over a year ago Microsoft introduced a headset that was designed to aid the visually impaired. The headset used bone conduction to send audio clicks and other cues to the user to help guide them around on their journey, but with a new update Microsoft has made this devices a lot more useful. […]
What happens when you’re a successful business owner several times over, and a national best-selling author, who is raising 5 high-performing kids? In Rich Christiansen’s case, you partner with your kids to create more businesses and write more books. Rich has started 42 businesses in his life either by himself or [...]
I was drawn to this ridiculous New York Times styles section profile by its accompanying tweet: “From finance guy to ceramicist.” It gets better when you read the first paragraph: Read more...
The Halo series is a multi-faceted one. It’s known for its multiplayer, both competitive and otherwise, but across the course of multiple games it’s also rich with lore and set in a broad, well-developed universe. Today, The Junglist takes an in-depth look into what’s going on in the Halo universe in the lead up to Halo 5: Guardians. More »
USA TODAY's Jefferson Graham gets lowdown on hot tech gift ideas for the holidays from Rich DeMuro, host of KTLA-TV’s “Tech Report", Dawn Chmielewski, senior editor of ReCode.net and Andrew Wallenstein, co-editor-in-chief of Variety.
If you got Microsoft's new Surface Pro 4 tablet or Surface Book notebook (or if you are really lucky or rich, you got both), you can now download the company's official user guides and recovery images for both products.
Having just featured Le Labo in our vetiver cologne guide, the boutique perfumery shares news of an all-new scent called Thé Noir 29. The rich scent is based on a unique extraction of black tea leaf combined with notes of bergamot, fig… The post Le Labo’s New “Noir 29? Collection Smells Like Black Tea Leaves appeared first on Selectism.
How can we be so rich and still have such poor services, so much debt and such stagnant incomes? From Runaway Inequality: An Activist's Guide to Economic Justice, by Les Leopold The United States is among the richest countries in all of history. Show More Summary
Sri Lanka is a country rich with history, culture, and people. The capital of the teardrop island is Colombo, a crazy city that has been described by the author Cherry Briggs as follows: "If Bangkok is Asia's city of sex and drugs, Calcultta...Show More Summary
More from Trail Guide Sept. 27 Ohio Gov. John Kasich says those who criticize Boehner 'ought to look in the mirror' Sept. 25 Big Clinton donor Tom Steyer calls for more Democratic debates Sept. 24 Donald Trump's peak in the polls might be behind him Sept. 23 So, about the latest Donald Trump vs....
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The capital of Massachusetts and one of the nation’s oldest cities, Boston is an iconic destination with a rich history. Home to many large corporations and major universities, the city draws people of all ages for careers and education — and to get a taste of what makes Boston so special. Show More Summary