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Xi Jinping is becoming a “core” Communist Party leader for a very different reason than his predecessors

China’s president Xi Jinping is now officially the “core” of the ruling Communist Party, a sign that the strongman leader is consolidating his power to a level unprecedented since Mao Zedong ruled it with an iron fist.<p>All party members should “closely unite around the Central Committee with Comrade …

China’s military aggression means the US-Philippines relationship will survive even Duterte’s slurs

When the US military abandoned its long-held bases in the Philippines in the early 1990s, it wasn’t because it wanted to. It was because the Philippines, as a sovereign nation, kicked it out. Filipino leadership decided the bases were unwelcome vestiges of the Philippines’ time as a US colony, …

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I Lived in Every Hostel in London

I was a well-educated, middle class young man with a good job. And then, overnight, I found myself homeless.<p>Trafalgar Square at night wasn't unusual to me – I'd been drunk and gobbing through a McDonald's here enough times before. People were doing just as I usually did, stumbling for the bus along …

Lady Brienne and Finn just had an adorable exchange on Twitter

LONDON — There's something infinitely cheering about discovering that two actors you really admire are actually pals in real life.<p>Following on from …

Gwendoline Christie

High Achievers: Trellises and Pots for Indoor Vines and Climbers

From Danish design house Ferm Living: a collection of frost-proof concrete planters and pots to pair with the company’s mini trellises. Suddenly it …

Climbing

No, Pokémon Go is not reading your emails – but it could access your Google account

Augmented reality gaming app <i>Pokémon Go</i> has taken the world by storm but the iOS version of the game is causing privacy concerns over how much data it …

NBA 2020 Project: Which Ex-Kentucky Big Man Will Reign Supreme?

<i>Remember the patented 18-foot jumpers of Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett? How about Dirk Nowitzki's signature mid-range fadeaway? They're relics of the past, practitioners approaching Hall of Fame inductions. Instead, Kristaps Porzingis is knocking down turnaround three-pointers off one foot,</i> …

Is Drinking Red Wine Really Better For You?

Decantress advises a health nut with wine concerns.<p><i>Dear Decantress,<br>I'm very health-conscious when it comes to the foods I eat and wonder what wines I</i> …

Please Don't Do This to Your Pesto

While researching the least-obtrusive substitute for pine nuts in pesto (I know you <i>can</i> add walnuts, almonds, cashews, sunflower seeds, pepitas—but I wanted something that would be quiet about its presence), I came across a Serious Eats discussion on the very question.<p>The forum has no shortage of …

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如何成为一个有趣的人?

<b>王小波说:“趣味是感觉这个世界美好的前提。”</b><p>一个人若是被外界评价为“有趣的”,那已是一个极高的评价了。<p><b>许多评价语汇都有短板。</b>比如,你被人评价为“勤奋的”,此词虽为褒义,但它并非让人满意,难免会觉得对方带有挖苦意味。<p>你心想:“玛德老子明明是个天才型选手,你竟然说我勤奋?”<p>再比如,你被人评价为“善良”, …