Olivia Simon

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Barack and Me

I couldn’t sleep for shit. <br>Friday night had turned into Saturday morning, and I was staring at the ceiling in a hotel room in Washington, D.C., only …

Military

Why are van Gogh's paintings slowly turning white?

Something's different about Vincent van Gogh's work.<p>It has been puzzling art curators and experts for a long time, but scientists at the University of Antwerp discovered the reason why some of van Gogh's most prized works of art are turning white.<p>It's the plumbonacrite!<p>Also known as red lead, …