Victoria Moran

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Stately, slow 'Royal Affair' brings forgotten romance to life ★★★

In the late 18th century — as America was on the cusp of revolting to free itself from the tyranny of arbitrary rule by people born to privilege and laws, medicine and freedoms constrained by religious superstition — Europe was, state by state, wrestling with many of the same issues. It was the …

Idealism

'Chasing Ice' is photographer's quest to prove climate change ★★★

"It is better to light a single candle than to curse the darkness" was a favorite Chinese proverb of the late "Peanuts" cartoonist Charles Schulz. Photographer James Balog must have taken that to heart as he noticed changes to the wild world he documents, and heard all the cursing dominating the …

Al Gore

Murray is the anchor, but plot adrift in 'Hyde Park on Hudson' ★★

The music’s the best thing about the peculiar, demurely prurient “Hyde Park on Hudson,” starring Bill Murray as Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Laura Linney as his spinster fifth cousin, Daisy Suckley. Setting the scene, and the mood, for this anecdotal account of FDR’s pre-war sexual escapades one …

Hyde Park

The best 5 euros I’ve spent in Paris

I had kind of a crummy day yesterday. I was invited to a restaurant opening that didn’t go as I had hoped. It was something that was a new concept …

Perfect The Iceberg And Blue Cheese Salad

This simple salad ranks as one of the best<p>Back in the day, during the early stages of Guy Gourmet, I published a list of the 10 foods every man must eat before he dies. It wasn’t the raw beef, live lobster, or stinky natto that incited the most disagreement, but a lowly salad of iceberg lettuce and …

Recipes

Zagat