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23 Short Stories You'll Want To Read Over And Over Again

And again and again.

In the past 200 years, dozens of prominent black composers from America and other parts of the African diaspora have fought to be recognised by the western classical tradition. The earliest example is <b>Chevalier de Saint-Georges</b> (1745-99). Born in Guadeloupe, the son of a wealthy plantation owner and …


America's Best Beer Cities, as Chosen by Beer Experts

<i>by Amy Plitt, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p><b>1. Cleveland, Ohio</b><p>"The Midwest--American beer's ancestral seat--is finally stealing the spotlight back from the craft brew-sodden coasts. The freshest flavors and most creative styles pour in places like Cleveland, home to super-small-batch start-ups such as …

What Flying Used To Be Like... And What We Hope It's Like In The Future

We all know air travel has changed significantly over the years, but did you know that planes used to cruise at 100 miles an hour back in the day?<p>Back in January 1914, the Benoist Company began flying the first regularly-scheduled passenger flight between St. Petersburg and Tampa, Florida piloted …