Jeremy R. Weiss

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Mick Jagger Tells the Story Behind ‘Gimme Shelter’ and Merry Clayton’s Haunting Background Vocals

In the fall of 1969 the Rolling Stones were in a Los Angeles recording studio, putting the final touches on their album <i>Let it Bleed</i>. It was a …

The Road to the 38: The Spotted Pig and Tosca Cafe

THE SPOTTED PIG<p>Any non-celebrity who has attempted a table at <b>The Spotted Pig</b> on a weekend night will know the dread with which I approached the restaurant's host stand. <b>It was 9 p.m. on a Saturday</b>. The front door guy, Stephen, winced on my behalf when I inquired after a table for three. "You're …

I'm Flying to Europe for $300 and You Can Too -- It's Pissing Some People Off

The rumors are true. You can get from North America to Europe (or vice versa) for under $600 round trip! Or for $300, one way, including taxes.<p>This isn't some travel writer/blogger exclusive. Acclaimed as a new airline, Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA has been around for over 10 years, but recently …

This video might explain why you’re single this Valentine’s Day

VALENTINE’S DAY SUCKS when you’re single. It’s the absolute worst. And while some of the singlefolk among us are single because they just got out of …

Relationships

10 African hip-hop artists missing from your playlist

One of the most succinct and articulate quotes on mainstream hip-hop over the past decade came from Erykah Badu and is doing the rounds on social …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Best Trips 2014

TravelBest Of<p>National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. From Argentina to Oz, the final lineup reflects what’s authentic, culturally rich, sustainably minded—and, of course, superlative in the world of travel today.

Time Management Tips | How to Live on 24 Hours Per Day | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: As you look back on the year that has just past, do you feel as though you spent another 12 months merely existing instead of truly</i> …

Learn How to Shave Like Your Grandpa | The Art of Manliness

Proper shaving has become a lost art. Today’s average male has no clue about the fine art of the traditional wet shave that their grandfathers and …

12 Party-Worthy Tights to Wear to Your Next Holiday Bash

We’ve been all over holiday party outfit prep this season, planning knock-out attire from head to toe (though we’re still not sure about which dress, maxi, or jumpsuit will make the final cut). So now we’re adding the final touches, like choosing the most party-worthy tights. This batch is full of …

The Pinball Arcade adding Terminator 2 table

FarSight Studios will release a new Terminator-based table for its pinball sim game, <i>The Pinball Arcade</i>, via the PlayStation Network, lead designer Bobby King announced via the PlayStation Blog.<p>The <i>Terminator 2: Judgement Day</i> table was funded via Kickstarter in July. It raised more than $62,000 of …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Events Near You<p>Jul<p>11<p>Wed<p>BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, TX<p>Jul<p>11<p>Wed<p>Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie, Grand Prairie, TX<p>Upcoming Events<p>Jul<p>14<p>Sat<p>Lavell …

How collecting opium antiques turned me into an opium addict [q&a]

You really have to work hard to get hooked on smoking opium. The Victorian-era form of the drug, known as chandu, is rare, and the people who know …

How two Iranian brothers created one of the world's first travel documentaries

Travel writer Kevin Rushby on the Omidvar brothers' significance<p>It would take a brave soul to set out today on a 10-year journey around the world on …

Anthony Bourdain Reveals His 10 Favorite Books

He's also an adventurer who's done everything from mastering martial arts in Hong Kong to eating fermented shark in Iceland.<p>But where does he find inspiration?<p>We asked Bourdain, who currently hosts travel show "Parts Unknown" on CNN, to share some of his favorite books with us.<p>He kindly obliged, …

How to choose a Caribbean island

The dozens of islands scattered across the Caribbean are a remarkably diverse lot. Pulsing Jamaica has little in common with group-filled Aruba, and even islands in plain sight of each other like St Kitts and Nevis are vastly different not just in appearance but in what they offer visitors.<p>So for …

Food & Drink Ideas - Food and Cocktails for Men

The "Menos es Más" cocktail embraces the spirit's floral side.<p>Hint of Lime had its moment, but these are as addicting as it gets.<p>21 exemplary places to start a tab.<p>There's always money in the banana stand.<p>There's a place in everyone's heart for Cool Ranch—but only because you're thinking about …

Chicago’s ‘Mad’ About Mixology

01 of 09<p>Aviary/The Office<p>When it comes to cocktail lounges, Aviary’s in a class by itself. The award-winning watering hole is the brainchild of</b> …

Dining Rooms

Noma co-founder's new restaurant may gift Bolivia with foodie tourism

From the world’s highest navigable lake to a salt flat which can be seen from space, Bolivia has more than its fair share of natural wonders to …