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Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s

Friday, May 17th, 2013
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The title comes from a New Yorker cartoon by Victoria Roberts. Two women sit having tea, one telling the other, “I want my ashes scattered

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Woman Around Town: Amity Shlaes
Pays Homage to a “Forgotten” President

Monday, March 4th, 2013
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Until recently, Amity Shlaes, the author and columnist, was probably best known for her 2007 book, The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great

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Golden Boy – Irrevocable Choices Masterfully Dramatized

Monday, December 17th, 2012
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Try to put yourself in the head of a first generation American boy-in the late 1930s: raised on traditions of the past, struggling with pragmatic

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Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
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Although Miuccia Prada (born 1949) was not enthusiastic about the idea of comparing and contrasting her ideas and designs with those of another idiosyncratic Italian

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Let’s Get It Together For Summer

Friday, May 27th, 2011
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Summer is upon us once again, and it’s time to get out the warm weather gear, honestly evaluate our bodies, and try to get our

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The Addams Family—Coming to a TV Near You

Sunday, April 18th, 2010
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“They’re creepy and they’re kooky, mysterious and spooky, they’re all together ooky, The Addams Family…” Remarkably enough, The Addams Family lasted less than two years

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The Addams Family at The Museum of the City of New York

Sunday, April 18th, 2010
by on Living Around

Before there was the TV Show, before there was the movie, before there was the Broadway play, there was Charles Addams and his brilliant cartoons

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Woman Around Town: Susan Solomon—
Passion for a Cause

Sunday, October 25th, 2009
by on Woman Around Town

There’s nothing like a personal experience to instill passion and a sense of purpose. Susan Solomon, the CEO of the New York Stem Cell Foundation,

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