Cherie Wang

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A Philosopher's Case Against Modern Motherhood

Unlike animals, we humans have the capacity to rethink -- even radically rethink -- the way we raise our children. And we do, changing our ideas from one generation to the next, partly in response to discoveries of medicine and psychology, but perhaps more in response to ideological shifts in the …

Endgame review – Hugo Weaving and Tom Budge energise Beckett classic

Clov: “I use the words you taught me. If they don’t mean anything anymore, teach me others. Or let me be silent.”<p>Language – its imperfections, its tyranny – has long been a central preoccupation for Samuel Beckett. James Joyce’s biographer Richard Ellmann recalls Beckett in 1932 reading excerpts …

The entire Marvel Cinematic Universe, ranked

Even the studio’s missteps are eminently watchable. But some are more watchable than others.<p>10 Films. 5 One-Shots. 2 TV Shows. 1 List.<p>With its brand …

Classic Caesar Salad

6 Servings<p>A great Caesar salad recipe gets its swagger from a great Caesar dressing recipe. Squeamish about raw egg yolks and anchovies? Sorry. Yolks are what give richness to the emulsion, while anchovies provide a briny blast (and that whole umami thing). This is part of BA's Best, a collection …

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20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014: 'Snowpiercer,' 'Begin Again,' 'The Immigrant,' and More

WATCH THIS!<p>20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014: 'Snowpiercer,' 'Begin Again,' 'The Immigrant,' and More<p>From <i>The Immigrant</i>, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn …

Englewood Jazz Festival: 'untraditional' progress on Chicago's South Side

One of Chicago’s most violent neighborhoods is now part of a percolating movement to renew the South Side’s cultural viability.<p>Although overall crime has fallen in the city over decades, shootings remain concentrated in city’s most impoverished communities, which have struggled with systemic …

The Duke of Burgundy: filthy and fraught with genuine emotion

The Duke of Burgundy is the most tender love story you'll see in which a woman forcefully urinates in her lover's mouth.<p>Though let me rephrase – you don't actually see it. Peter Strickland, the highly stylized film fetishist behind Berberian Sound Studio, keeps his bizarre fantasy world of, let's …

Bill Nighy And Carey Mulligan Shine In Skylight

David Hare’s Skylight is a simple, pared-back play about a broken and unlikely relationship that hinges entirely on the performances of its two lead …

How to Make a Tom Collins

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: Our official drink of summer -- and how to adapt it all season long.</i><p>Maintaining a well-stocked liquor …

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23 Recipes for Mother's Day Brunch

Gallery23 Recipes for Mother's Day Brunch<p>When you were a kid, you probably tried making breakfast in bed for mom at least once. Sure, the pancakes were a little burnt and the coffee may have had some grounds floating around, but she showed her delight all the same. And after the meal was over and …

Can culture save cities?

The idea of reviving a city’s fortunes through investment in the arts and culture draws a lot of headlines. But does it actually work? Tiffany Jenkins investigates.<p>Britain’s seaside towns are run down. The attractions of these once fashionable holiday resorts, busy and bustling with life, have, …

My guilty pleasure: Notting Hill

Films are there very largely to give you pleasure: they are pleasure-giving devices, and if a film succeeds in giving you pleasure, shouldn't you have the courage of your convictions and own up to it? So it is with mixed feelings that I nominate Notting Hill in this category, directed by Roger …

The Tournament of Cookbooks -- Day 11

<i>Welcome to the Piglet! Catch up on the full list of books and judges, score your own copies in Provisions, and print out a bracket to follow along.</i><p><i>Today: You can cut the tension at the Piglet with a knife -- r</i><i>ead on for today's decision, and comment there for the chance to score a copy of the</i> …

Espresso Banana Bread

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Caffeine, meet banana.</i><p>I believe there may be a law of Nature that states that whenever you have a serious …

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How to Break Down a Butternut Squash

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: The butternut squash is Goliath. You are David. You win.</i><p>Big, honking, and hermetically sealed, a butternut squash is a formidable opponent, and breaking …

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Performing Pina Bausch's 1980 - in her dancers' words

Lutz Förster<p>I performed with the company from 1975 and joined in 1978. The dance world was completely different at that time. There was just one modern dance company in Germany apart from Pina's. Our first audience was theatre people not dance people. We were not moving the way people expected from …

Robots to roam Tate Britain at night

It is an enticing proposition: the chance to be all on your own in a gallery or museum in the middle of the night. Tate Britain may not allow that but it hopes for the next best thing.<p>The winners of a new digital arts prize were named on Thursday as three artists who want to put after-dark robots …

Philip Seymour Hoffman: death of a master

To anyone who has heard the terrible news of Philip Seymour Hoffman's death in New York from a suspected overdose at the age of 46, I think one image recurs above all the others. It is his magnificent performance in Paul Thomas Anderson's The Master, playing the charismatic cult chief loosely …

Why do I feel cheated by Philip Seymour Hoffman's death?

20,000 Days on Earth: A new era for music documentaries

The standard rock doc has grown tired and stale. But new films like Nick Cave’s 20,000 Days on Earth are breathing fresh air into the genre, writes Emma Jones.<p>Laying bare his soul on the psychiatrist’s couch. Chatting to Kylie Minogue in the back seat of his car. Driving through the rain-washed …

One Of World's Rarest Video Games Is On eBay

If you're a Nintendo fan with a few thousand bucks to spare, have we got a deal for you!<p>An extremely rare Nintendo World Championships NES game cartridge has surfaced and is currently for sale on eBay. The bidding started at $4,999 on Jan. 18, but the ante has been upped to over $7,000 as of Friday …

Photographer Digitally Adds Herself to Childhood Photos of Her in Double Self-Portrait Series

In the photo series “Imagine Finding Me,” photographer Chino Otsuka revisits her childhood by digitally inserting herself in old photos of her as a …

How to Poach Fish in Olive Oil

<i>Today: Merrill teaches us how to poach fish in olive oil.</i><p><i>For more about olive oil, visit the Filippo Berio</i> <i>Facebook page</i> <i>for a chance to share your olive oil tips and win a week of cooking classes in Lucca, Italy!</i><p>What if we told you that you could slide some fish into a 275°F oven, forget about it …

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Seven things we learned about Australian art in 2013

1. We still revel in bad reviews<p>The RA’s Australia exhibition, which opened in September, reminded us once more that the cultural cringe never dies. The show’s possible achievements were nothing compared with the voracious need of Australians to read bad reviews and revel in the “I told you so” …

What to Do with Leftover Wine

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: So you popped the cork on too many bottles this holiday season (who didn't?) -- here's what to do with all that wine when it's no longer good enough to</i> …

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