Kris Somai

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Austin Is Populating an Old Landfill With Bizarre Art

The nature park will harbor a shambling behemoth, a fuzzy duck blind, and a smokey “Meat Church,” among other installations.<p>Austin’s Circle Acres is a wooded, marshy nature preserve built atop an old landfill and brownfield. For one week this fall, it also will be an offbeat outdoor museum, replete …

Mining

Tom Brady, Patriots Open Camp: Pictures

The 10 Best Songs of July 2015

From new Wilco to 50 Cent's ballsy return, listen to what the month had to offer. Plus: Listen to all the best songs of the year on Esquire Spotify.

50 Cent

The Week in Review: Obama’s Trip Shines a Light on Africa

President Barack Obama arrived in Kenya on Friday for a personally and internationally significant four-day trip. Officially, the 44th president is there to host the first Global Entrepreneurship Summit in sub-Saharan Africa and address global security and economic concerns. But it is also Obama’s …

Africa

On the Red Couch with Comedian Eddie Izzard

<i>“A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing,” said the American philosopher William James. Getting a laugh poses risks: say the wrong thing and everyone thinks you’re tone deaf. Ironically, it’s a serious matter.</i><p><i>For comedian and actor Eddie Izzard, it’s also a career hazard. Fond of making</i> …

Eddie Izzard

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of July 20, 2015)

Read the top stories from this week’s Daily Edition, which included the deadly shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana, Donald Trump‘s rise in the 2016 presidential election and the discovery of a new planet.<p>1. Lafayette Shooting Adds Another Angry Face in the Gunmen’s Gallery – The New York Times, …

Pictures of the Week 7.31.15

World Records