Giovanni Cepin

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Beyoncé Wrote a Poem About Blue Ivy and God with a Pulitzer Prize Finalist

While the rest of us were merely existing on this earth at sluggish, pollution-spewing speeds, <b>Beyoncé</b> found time in between her concert tour, V.M.A. award acceptance feat, and residency as the planet’s goddess in chief to create more art.<p>Specifically, she posed for this month’s issue of <i>CR Fashion</i> …

Opinion: Buffett followed this one rule in Burger King deal

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — To the legions of Warren Buffett fans out there, the billionaire investor’s supporting role in a deal to finance Burger …

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Pop Stars: Miley Cyrus, Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, Madonna

Sure, Miley Cyrus is one of the great media stars of the decade. But when it comes to her status as a hitmaker, she is an upstart compared to icons …

Miley Cyrus

Tom Ford: What I've Learned

How to keep your skin looking young, the secret benefits of dark glasses, and how to welcome a lady back to the dinner table<p><i>Iconic menswear designer Tom Ford turns 53 today. Below, reprinted with permission, is an interview that Ford gave to Esquire UK in 2013</i>.<p><b>I love the title</b>. "What I've Learned." …

Ray Bradbury on the Secret of Life, Work, and Love

<b>Ray Bradbury</b> (August 22, 1920–June 5, 2012) was not only one of the most celebrated writers of the past century and an invaluable source of practical advice on the craft, such as the creative benefits of list-making and the secret to a fruitful daily routine, but also a modern sage with a seemingly …

The Quirks of Smallness

What is it about modestly-sized companies, corporate boards, and teams that enables them to thrive?<p>Herb Hyman, the owner of Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, a chain of coffee shops local to Los Angeles, was worried about the future of his business. It was the early 1990s, and Starbucks was beginning to …

India Mahdavi's summer playlist

CULTURE LISTEN<p><b>Multi-talented architect and designer India Mahdavi shares her favorite summer playlist, with a little help from her son Miles</b> …

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The Best Illustrations from 150 Years of Alice in Wonderland

On July 4, 1862, English mathematician and logician Charles Dodgson boarded a small boat with a few friends. Among them was a little girl named Alice Liddell. To entertain her and her sisters as they floated down the river between Oxford and Godstow, Dodgson fancied a whimsical story, which he’d …

The Art of Looking: How to Live with Presence, Break the Tyranny of Productivity, and Learn to See Our Everyday Wonderland

For my book club collaboration with <i>The Dish</i>, Andrew Sullivan’s online oasis of intelligence and idealism, I had the pleasure of sitting down with cognitive scientist <b>Alexandra Horowitz</b> to discuss her immeasurably wonderful <b>On Looking: Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes</b> (<i>public library</i>) — one of the best …

The 5 Items You Need This Fall, According To Askov Finlayson

The best men's store in Minneapolis brings you the 5 things you need this fall.<p>We got each of the 11 Best Men's Stores in America to pick their top 5 items every man needs for fall. These are from Askov Finlayson in Minneapolis. Now you know.

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