Chandra Hutagaol

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I’m a relationship virgin: I’m 54 and have never had a boyfriend

I’ve had sex but have never been out with anyone. After all these years, I’ve still no idea what the reason is for my long-term singledom<p>There is a name for people like me – “relationship virgin”. It is apt and accurate because I have managed to get to 54 without ever having had a boyfriend.<p>It is …

Relationships

The Rise and Fall and Rise of Tattooed New York (Photos)

IF YOU CAN INK IT THERE<p>From Edison’s pen to three decades underground, a new exhibition at the New-York Historical Society shows the ingenuity and …

The 30 Most Intriguing Musicians of 2017

The contemporary pop music world can sound mighty bland. Only a few of the musicians featured here are famous, but each has the potential to shake up …

Asking a subculture expert about Joe Corré’s punk burning

If you’re interested in subcultures, there’s a pretty big chance you’ll have one book in particular on your shelf: Dick Hebdige’s <i>Subculture: The Meaning of Style</i>. Released in 1979, the seminal tome chronicles the rise of Britain’s postwar youth movements including the teddy boys, mods and …

The Rolling Stones: Blue & Lonesome review – more alive than they've sounded for years | Alexis Petridis

Mick Jagger’s voice and harmonica drive an album of blues covers that returns the Stones to their roots<p>Last week, a US journalist interviewing the Rolling Stones offered up a 21st-century spin on the old ‘Can white men sing the blues?’ argument. Wasn’t the Stones’ early repertoire, heavy on the …

Why Americans and the British Spell English Words Differently

Have you ever wondered why Americans and Brits spell English differently? How are colour and color the same word? Centre and center? What’s up with …

Language

How the Ultra-Rich Smoke Weed

This gives a whole new meaning to high society.<p>Cheryl Shuman likes to make weed purées for dessert, topped off with Goldschlager Cinnamon Schnapps.<p>"Imagine a beautiful cannabis infused chocolate soufflé with a raspberry purée on top with the gold sparkles from the Schnapps," she told me. "It's …

Cannabis

In India, A Rich Food Culture Vanishes From The Train Tracks

Much like armies, train travelers in India march on their stomachs. And this was certainly true when I was a child, growing up in the 1980s, in the southern city of Chennai. My most vivid memories of summer vacations are of overnight train journeys to Hyderabad, to visit my maternal grandparents. …

Family Travel

10 Iconic Kurt Cobain Moments

Latest News<p>From Holly Hagan To Charlotte Crosby: The Geordie Shore Casts' Celebrity Lookalikes<p>5 Essential Post-Gym Beauty Hacks<p>Cole Sprouse Hits Out …

Kurt Cobain: Rare Images, Artwork, and Journal Entries

(no title)<p>Kurt at five months old with his father, Don, July 1967 (a note on the back of the photograph reads "Kurt's first time to steer the car").<p>A …

Kurt Cobain

MR KURT COBAIN | STYLE ICON | The Journal

Prev<p>Next<p>In the 20 years since his death, Mr Kurt Cobain has become a global icon for those who feel alienated, marginalised or just plain bored by …

Kurt Cobain

Kurt Cobain, 20 Years Later: Photographer Kevin Mazur Remembers

(no title)<p>Cobain hangs out with bandmates Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic at the 1992 VMAs. "They were having a ball," Mazur says. "These guys were …

Music

International Tattoo Convention in Athens: Pictures

7 Research-Backed Ways To Find Your Fitness Motivation

Makeover your mind to have an effect on the rest of your body.<p>We should be all doing at least 150 minutes of moderate exercise a week, but research shows that less than half of all American adults actually meet these minimum goals.<p>Clearly, exercise is a struggle. People who don't exercise feel they …

“Son of Saul” and the Ungraspable Horrors of Auschwitz

To the extent that it’s a gloss on ideas from Claude Lanzmann’s “Shoah” and his later films, László Nemes’s first feature, “Son of Saul” (which opened December 25th), is a revealing alignment of symbolic gestures. To the extent that it’s an immediate cinematic experience, it’s a daring but …

Slavery

Walking the American Revolution

I like to walk in the American Revolution. It’s something I do a lot. You get some old maps and pick out a route—a retreat, a long march—and maybe convince a friend to come along, and then you are off into the past. New York is a great place for it anytime, but especially in the fall, especially …

New Jersey

These So-Called Bad Movies Prove the Urgency of Film Criticism

One of the great last lines in movie history is from the 1947 film noir “Nightmare Alley,” when two supporting characters catch a glimpse of the fallen hero: “How can a guy get so low?” “He reached too high.” That’s the story of one of the year’s best repertory series, “Turkeys for Thanksgiving,” …

Filmmaking

What Did You Say?

A new study shows that people everywhere navigate potential misunderstandings in roughly the same three ways.<p>Two years ago, the linguists Mark Dingemanse and Nick Enfield found that the word “Huh?” is universal across 31 languages. That is, nearly every language has a short, one-syllable sound …