Jeremy O. Harris

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The Week in Review: The Immortal Legacy of Gabriel García Márquez

Inside Flipboard / April 25, 2014<p>Last Thursday, the Colombian author and journalist Gabriel García Márquez died in Mexico City at the age of 87. But …

The Bill Obama Says Would Help Millions of Americans ‘Right Now’ — and Why Republicans Don’t Support It

President Barack Obama used his weekly radio address Saturday to call for Congress to act on raising the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour.<p>“Right now, there’s a bill that would boost America’s minimum wage to ten dollars and ten cents an hour,” Obama said. “That would lift wages for nearly 28 million …

White Dog – Philip French on Sam Fuller's powerful attack on racism

One of American cinema's true mavericks, Samuel Fuller (1912-97), had two major careers – first as a crime reporter for New York tabloids, then as a much-decorated US infantry sergeant in the second world war – before becoming a writer-director. His heyday was the 1950s, making bold thrillers, …

This 'Breaking Bad' 'Frozen' Mashup Is The Perfect Answer To The 'Do You Want To Build A Snowman' Question

What do you get when you combine the highest grossing animated film of all time with one of the most iconic TV dramas in history? A mashup for the ages.<p>By now, you've watched "Frozen" at least a dozen times and are intimately familiar with every line of the "Do You Want To Build A Snowman" song. …

'True Detective' Is HBO's Most Watched First-Year Series Ever, Passes 'Game Of Thrones'

Finally, there's some news that'll even make Rust Cohle smile.<p>"True Detective" starring Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson has now become HBO's most watched freshman series ever. The gross audience for the drama series, which includes delayed viewers, has risen to 11.9 million viewers per …

The Real Story Of Piper And Alex From 'Orange Is The New Black' Will Surprise You

Don't deny it, one of the best parts of "Orange Is the New Black" is the rising sexual tension and relationship drama between Piper and Alex.<p>It was a huge moment in the Netflix series when the two exes finally hooked up in prison -- one, because everyone loves a lil romance, and two, because it's …

'Breaking Bad' Creator Reveals Series Finale Had Alternate 'Bloodbath' Ending

In an interview with EW, Vince Gilligan revealed that there was "30 or 40 different permutations of the ending" for the series finale, "Felina." Mostly because they boxed themselves into a corner introducing Walt's M60 in the first episode.<p>"Out of cockiness or stupidity, 16 episodes from the end, …

How to Make Bakery-style Apple Danish at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week on Food52, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Heather Hands from Flourishing Foodie is sharing a recipe for a delicious -- and jaw-dropping -- danish braid that will give you a</i> …

It's Not Just Frozen: Most Disney Movies Are Pro-Gay

By preaching acceptance and questioning gender, the company's kids films offer a queer-studies crash course.<p>The culture warriors have decided: Disney’s <i>Frozen</i> is queer. Elsa hiding her ice-powers could be read as a metaphor for the closet, the Oscar-winning “Let it Go” plays like a coming-out …

Bat And Ball's Stops My Mouth, this week's best new track

'Sadder than the changing of the seasons, yet bouncier than Russell Brand let loose in a sorority dorm'<p>Bat And Ball<br>Stops My Mouth (Hospital Samples/Kissability)<p>The electro shudder of the xx runs through this like a chromosomal abnormality, but it's got ideas of its own, too. Piano down a well? …

Ciara’s Great Expectations

On an April afternoon in a chilly L.A. photo studio, the Grammy-winning pop star Ciara steps out of her dressing room in an architectural crop top. She is eight months pregnant—and ready to have her picture taken. “People are going to be like, ‘What are you doing?’” she says, gesturing at what her …

George R.R. Martin: The Rolling Stone Interview

The novelist goes deep on the future of his books and the TV series they begat<p>On a cold night in January, George R.R. Martin sits inside the Jean …

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Inequality Is Not the Problem

In his celebrated book <i>Capital in the 21st Century</i>, Thomas Piketty notes that Napoleon justified concentrations of wealth and high levels of …

How to Make an Incredible Burger, According to 6 Meat-Masters

Have you ever gone to a restaurant, had an amazing burger, and then tried to replicate it at home only to have disastrous results? That's what you get for trying. But in the spirit of spreading knowledge and leveling the playing field for meat aficionados everywhere, we consulted six burger experts …