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A personal retrospective: Was Elie Wiesel happy?

To keep describing Wiesel in all the obituaries as a survivor does an injustice to the totality of his life and accomplishments.<p>><p>Elie Wiesel. (photo …

Wiesel wrote more than 40 books about Holocaust, his life

For more than a half-century, Elie Wiesel voiced his passionate beliefs to world leaders, celebrities and general audiences in the name of victims of …

Israel

One-cup pancakes with blueberries

1. To make the batter, crack the egg into a large mixing bowl.<p>2. Add the flour, milk and a tiny pinch of sea salt.<p>3. Whisk everything together until …

8 Contingencies to Plan for on a Multi-day Backpacking Trip - REI Co-op Journal

Everyone wants to have an epic backpacking or camping trip. However, sometimes the adventure is learning how to react. Check out the below eight …

Backpacking

Discovering Prince Edward Island and a Sister-Writer

After making my first foray to Prince Edward Island with my friend Emily and our four children over twenty years ago, I returned to Massachusetts and vowed to return every year. I made good on that vow.<p>The first house I'd rented was a cottage on Rustico Bay, near the center of the island. Emily and …

Bob Dylan

100 100<p>100-91<br>• 90-81<br>• 80-71<br>• 70-61<br>• 60-51<br>• 50-41<br>• 40-31<br>• 30-21<br>• 20-11<br>• 10-1<p>Benny and Björn had already been a songwriting duo for six years when they teamed up with …

Music

3 Cold Soups That Can Help You Cool Off With a Health Kick

Growing up in South America, all the soups that I have ever known were always served warm or piping hot. Walking around in the different areas of Peru, you would see soups being served straight from the pot right on to the bowl. The idea of allowing a soup to become cold was just unheard of. About …

Alain Passard: The Art of Vegetables

Alain Passard, celebrated chef, culinary pioneer and owner of the three-star L'Arpège in Paris, is a man of many talents. With a passion for painting and music, he treats cooking as an art form in its truest sense. Even his restaurant is named after a musical term. He has inspired a whole …

The Super Simple Trick To Making Home-Cooked Meals Delicious

It's all in the herbs.<p>Home cooking is hard, we know, which is why we're always looking for ways to make it infinitely easier. Lucky for all of us, we have found the ultimate trick that not only makes home-cooked meals taste better, but makes them easier to create on the fly, too. We know, this is …

Cooking

13 Recipes That Make Flower Waters Worth Buying

Your food needs some flower water. We know how that sounds, but we've got 13 recipes that prove why you need to pick up some rose and orange blossom water right now.<p><b>Flowers in food do not have to be overly twee or precious.</b> A drizzle of rose or orange blossom water can add extra dimension to what …

Ice Cream

What Fall Cookbooks Are You (Sort of Patiently) Waiting For?

<i>Cookbook season is coming! Cookbook season is coming!</i><p>Come September, you'll be seeing a lot of new cookbooks everywhere. We know because our desk is overflowing with early copies (we'll spare you a photo of the mess). So, help us wade through all the books that are soon to be filling your and our …

Food Preservation

How Bon Appétit's Executive Editor Packs Lunch

<i>Christine Muhlke is the executive editor of Bon Appétit. She and her husband co-wrote the forthcoming Hartwood cookbook; their son especially loved it when they tested the salad and dessert recipes. Here's what she feeds him for lunch.</i><p>My poor kid.<p>When the other toddlers in his daycare group are …

Cooking

The Hottest Restaurants in 27 Cities, March 2018

A new fried chicken destination arrives in Atlanta. Denver gets a combination restaurant and cider house. The Line Hotel in D.C. boasts a variety of destination dining establishments. Night Heron in Dallas serves up rice congee and steamed clams. Austin gets excited about a new Asian food hall. And …

13 Ways to Enjoy Stone Fruit

If there were ever a glimmer of hope in the dog days of summer, stone fruits would be it. As you trudge through thick humidity and glaring sunlight, the thought of sweet peaches, pluots, nectarines, plums, even cherries—yes, cherries are also a stone fruit—waiting for you at home can inspire you to …

Stonefruit

A Genius Dinner that Proves You Can Host Away From Home

<i>We’ve partnered with Stella Artois to host Genius Recipes dinners in some of our favorite cities across the country. Today, a behind-the-scenes look at how we entertained in San Francisco.</i><p>It's no secret that Genius Recipes inspire us on a daily basis, and when the column's author Kristen shows us a …

San Francisco

A List of Things We Like This Week

Propelled by our obsession with writing lists of things we like, the editors are sharing a few things that brought them joy this week. We won't call it self help, but we encourage you to give it a whirl. You'll smile.

List-Worthy

Here's when you should book your holiday travel

According to a new study by travel search engine Skyscanner, the best time to book flights for the 2015 holidays —Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Eve — is the week of August 10th to August 16th.<p>Yes, that's next week.<p>Crunching the numbers on 2014 holiday travel data, the study found that …

Chef Edward Kwon's quest to globalize Korean food | CNN Travel

Korean Food

The 1 thing you should do when creating a guest bedroom

Hosting overnight guests can be the best of both worlds. It's (often) a blast to have friends and family in town, but it can be a headache to figure out how to make your home a haven during their visit. Fortunately, Charles MacPherson is here to help.<p>The butler recently released the book "The …

Walking the World With Paul Salopek

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and National Geographic Fellow <b>Paul Salopek</b> is retracing—on foot—the global migration of our ancestors in a 21,000-mile, seven-year odyssey that began in Ethiopia and will end at the tip of South America.<p>Salopek’s epic <b>Out of Eden Walk</b> is a laboratory for “slow …

New York City’s 12 Best Lunch Deals

This Union Square mainstay has racked up numerous accolades since it opened over thirty years ago. Alfred Portale’s three-course lunch menu features …

The Friday Download: A New Exhibit from Ai Weiwei and Classic Americana, Updated

Welcome back to The Friday Download, T+L’s weekly roundup of books, music, and internet culture that promise to carry you through the weekend, …

Ai Weiwei

The Brooklyn Of Every State

<i>By: Kristen Hunt and Lee Breslouer</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock/Jennifer Bui/Thrillist</i><p>Though pockets of it are still holding strong, most of Brooklyn has been swept by a sea of trilby-wearing millennials with waxed beards, who just wanna give back to the neighborhood with an artisanal dog treat shop, you …

Go Set a Watchman: Book review

With To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee created one of fiction’s greatest heroes – but has its sequel destroyed him? Lucy Scholes reads Go Set a Watchman to find out.<p>Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird stands as a touchstone of heroism in the face of bigotry and injustice …

Literature

José González Performs "Leaf Off/The Cave" and "Killing For Love" on "Kimmel"

José González was a musical guest on last night's "Jimmy Kimmel Live", performing "Leaf Off/The Cave" from this year's <i>Vestiges & Claws</i> and "Killing For Love", off 2007's <i>In Our Nature</i>. Watch the performances below.<p>"Leaf Off/The Cave":<p>"Killing For Love":<p>Watch González' video for "Open Book":

You're Going To Want To Listen To This Acoustic Tabla Cover Of "Uptown Funk" All Day

"Don't believe me, just watch."

Music

How Does Trust Happen In Music?

<i>Part 1 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> Trust And Consequences<p><b>About Charles Hazlewood's TED Talk</b><p>Conductor Charles Hazlewood talks about the role of trust between conductor and orchestra, which he describes as a "miracle."<p><b>About Charles Hazlewood</b><p>Charles Hazlewood has conducted over a hundred world …

TED Talks

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