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Laura Dave’s The First Husband:
Sometimes Love Gets Messy

Monday, May 21st, 2012
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Annie Adams loves the film Roman Holiday. “It was my comfort movie,” she says. “It was, quite simply, my comfort.” Unfortunately for Annie, every viewing

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Out of Africa—My Adventure with Lions,
Tigers, and a Teenage Daughter

Wednesday, April 18th, 2012
by on Living Around

It was getting into the eighth hour and I was starting to get a bit fidgety. I’ve done seven-hour flights, even eight, but I was

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Glenn Close Waits 30 Years
To Bring Albert Nobbs to Film

Sunday, February 19th, 2012
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Albert Nobbs began as a short story by Irish novelist George Moore. The first play based on the story was produced in Paris, then, in

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Speak Up New Yorkers and Washingtonians!
We Are Not Rude! And We Love Tourists

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012
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Travel & Leisure Magazine recently ranked cities for rudeness. New York topped the list, followed by Washington at number three. Los Angeles, usually number one,

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Woman Around Town: Gully’ s Travels

Monday, November 14th, 2011
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Gully Wells, features editor for Conde Nast Traveler, knows a thing or two about travel. But the place she knows best is her late mother’s

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Contagion: Panic Under the Microscope

Saturday, September 10th, 2011
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By curious coincidence I ended up seeing Contagion only hours after receiving a free flu shot at work; when I commented to my co-worker that

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Woman Around Town: Megan Boyle—
Improv Comedy Goes Viral

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

“I’ll never tire of making people laugh!” Megan Boyle Move over The People Improvisation Theater and Upright Citizens Brigade! Megan Boyle, a rising star of

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Woman Around Town: Amanda Foreman—
British View of the Civil War

Monday, July 11th, 2011
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This year as we mark the 150th anniversary of the start of the American Civil War, there’s no better place to get a fresh perspective

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