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Causes Get a Home on Flipboard in New "Big Ideas" Category

Causes Get a Home on Flipboard in New “Big Ideas” Category<p>Inside Flipboard / July 23, 2013<p>Some of the biggest ideas of our time are also the …

Flipboard for Nonprofits and Cause Champions

Inside Flipboard / August 1, 2013<p>Launched last week, Big Ideas is a new category on Flipboard showcasing the people and organizations confronting …

Flipboard For Entertainers

Inside Flipboard / August 20, 2013<p>In this week’s Flipboard for You series: whether you’re a celebrity, budding YouTube star or a community theater …

On the Red Couch with Author Margaret Atwood

Inside Flipboard / September 19, 2013<p>The Guardian calls the writer Margaret Atwood “literature’s digital doyenne.” The author of more than 40 books …

Madonna Launches "secretprojectrevolution" Film and Flipboard Magazine

Madonna Launches “secretprojectrevolution” Film and Flipboard Magazine<p>Inside Flipboard / September 25, 2013<p>Yesterday, Madonna unveiled Art For …

Live Chat: John Sayles talks 'Go for Sisters' on Friday

Filmmaker John Sayles will be talking about his new film, "Go for Sisters," in a live chat Friday at noon Pacific time with Times staff writer<p>Mark Olsen. Sayles can answer your questions too; use the hashtag #AskLATimes on Twitter now and during the chat.<p>A two-time Academy Award nominee, for the …

Oprah Winfrey on The Butler: 'Lee Daniels tried to get me to play a serial killer' - video interview

Daniels to make biopic about the high school American footballer who was wrongly imprisoned for rape, writes <b>Ben Child</b><p>Published: 7 Aug 2014<p>The Oscar-winning star of Lee Daniels' new White House drama and Fruitvale Station used to be harassed by police when he was a teenager in Compton, LA, but now …

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A New Way of Looking at ’12 Years a Slave’: Through Its Music

A New Way of Looking at '12 Years a Slave': Through Its Music<p>In the past several weeks, there have been many days when Criticwire could have been …

Live Chat: John Sayles talks 'Go For Sisters' indie film at noon

Join us at noon Friday for a live chat with filmmaker John Sayles. His 18th feature film as writer and director, "Go For Sisters," opens in Los Angeles on Friday. Questions can be sent via Twitter using the hashtag #AskLATimes.<p>At once powerful and understated, "Go For Sisters" follows a woman …

Watch Director's Roundtable With Steve McQueen, Paul Greengrass, David O. Russell, Ben Stiller, Alfonso Cuaron and Lee Daniels – /Film

As we mentioned a few days ago, one of the great pleasures of the award season, which does arrive each year with a grand set of problems and …

Weekend Movie Guide: Finally, That ‘Best Man’ Sequel We Needed

<b>Opening Everywhere:</b> <i>The Best Man Holiday</i><p><b>Opening Somewhere:</b> <i>Nebraska, Charlie Countryman</i><p><b>FilmDrunk Suggests:</b> Well, this is a rather boring movie weekend. That is, unless you’ve been dying to know what the crew from <i>The Best Man</i> is up to these days, in which case congrats and good luck. In the meantime, …

Jamie Foxx's Sci-Fi Romance Short - AND SHE WAS MY EVE

Utopia And John Pilger Q&A, Framed: film festival previews

Utopia And John Pilger Q&A, Nationwide<p>You can always trust John Pilger to tell it like it is, though many in his homeland won't thank him for it after seeing his latest documentary. Ironically titled Utopia (the name of an aboriginal homeland in northern Australia), it's a rousing survey of "the …

Batkid Day Was Awesome: Here Are My Pictures

In the feel-good story of the year, an estimated 12,000 volunteers showed up to Union Square, AT&T Park, City Hall, and other locations around San Francisco to make a wish for 5-year-old Leukemia survivor Miles Scott (he’s in remission!) yesterday, after he said he wanted to be Batman for a day. I …

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Three Great Sicilian Hotels, in Three Great Sicilian Places Off the Beaten Track

On my trip to glorious Sicily two weeks ago, in late October, I found bands of roving Americans devoting days, even weeks, to the exploration of this mesmerizing island. Bravo! It is time we held off on one more Milan/Venice/Florence tour, and looked into other parts of Italy!<p>However, the fly in …

Back in ZA

I thought I’d been selected for a secondary search.<p>The man motioned at me from behind the table, lulling me away from the security line at Johannesburg’s Oliver Reginald Tambo International Airport—and so I grabbed my bags and dropped them on the table.<p>But it was all just a ruse—as I stepped …

Spirit Airlines Advertises It Isn't Smoking Crack When Offering Low Fares

Talk about mixed messages.<p>Spirit Airlines fired off an email yesterday touting its low fares, with the headline, “We’re Not Smoking Crack,” and the …

Why the Phone Is Every Frequent Flier's Best Friend

<b>Tim Winship</b> will probably forget more about travel loyalty programs than you'll ever know. He spent two decades life managing marketing for Singapore Airlines, All Nippon Airways, and Hilton. "I was a spectator and a participant in the birth and evolution of travel loyalty programs," says Winship. …

Best Travel Ads This Week: Welcome to the Era of GoPro Marketing

Welcome to the era of GoPro marketing in which destinations strap a camera on a staff member’s head to give potential travelers worldwide a front …

5 Questions with Rolf Potts: How Blogging + Social Media Are Changing the Way We Travel — Vagabondish

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure.<p>Few authors have helped to evolve the 21st century backpacker’s “movement” like Rolf …

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Photo of the Moment: Sunrise on the Road to Hana, Maui — Vagabondish

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Our favourite images of the week

Our pick of the best travel photos from the last seven days – from Rajasthan’s regal heritage and Florida’s endangered marine life to erupting volcanoes in Papua New Guinea.

The Sweet Taste of Pigeon Pie

Moroccans like their sweets—even when they’re supposed to be savory.<p>The sweet-and-meat combination crackles in <i>pastilla</i>, pronounced “bastiya,” a fragrant, spicy pie of poultry laced with sugar, ground almonds, and sweet onions and wrapped in golden layers of <i>warka</i>, a pastry so thin it’s translucent …

Where to Eat in Harlem Now

New York City’s Harlem has a rich ethnic and cultural heritage, from its Dutch origins to the waves of Italian and Jewish immigrants to the legendary …

Visions of Hawaii: Capturing the Perfect Sand, Sun + Surf in Maui [Gallery] — Vagabondish

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure.<p>Maui leaves an indelible mark on every visitor. It’s a place of staggering beauty – …

Maui

Budget airlines: getting your money's worth

Budget airlines. Low-cost carriers. Whatever you want to call them, these no-frills airlines are appealing for the most basic of reasons: wallet-friendly prices and an incredibly extensive and diverse set of flight routes. But really, do you get what you pay for?<p>The bad bits: things we love to …

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The Top 10 New Zealand Beaches

New Zealand has more than 9,000 miles of coast and hundreds of pristine beaches. From jagged, rocky shores to hidden black and white sands, turquoise lagoons to tumultuous surf, seaside natural hot springs to immense dunes, there's a beach for every temperament in the land of the Kiwis. Whether …