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New York City’s 15 Best Hidden Bars and Restaurants

Of all the hidden bars in the city, the Back Room is one of the few that actually served as a speakeasy during Prohibition. (It was run by notorious …

Overtime Theater – Theater for the People

<b>No Rescue Required</b><br>No Rescue Required, a fairy tale<br>Written and Directed by Emily Fitzgerald<br>Sometimes you gotta let the mystery be.<br>Once upon a time …

Mashups

Hear silence across the world with the John Cage 4'33" app

John Cage's composition "4'33"" famously includes not a second of sound — at least, not from any of its performers. The piece is meant to draw attention to the sounds happening all around you, and a new app from the John Cage Trust will let you experience the rich ambient noises being made across …

The 100 books to actually read in a lifetime

Here's the full truth: some classic books feel so familiar to me that it feels like I've read them. I haven't<p>Last week I admitted to forgetting the vast proportion of what I read. Now, thanks to Amazon.com, I've another confession to make: there's a surprisingly large number of books which, if you …

Philip Seymour Hoffman's Final Secret

The cost of holding up a mirror to those who could barely stand to look at themselves<p><b>I had two contradictory but complementary responses</b> to the news that Philip Seymour Hoffman had died of a drug overdose at the suddenly tender age of 46 — two responses, that is, beyond <i>how terrible</i> and <i>damn, he was</i> …

Evolution, but different: Adventures of a Darwin-doubting botanist

<b>Charles Darwin (AP)</b><p>Léon Croizat is an evolutionist with a grand theory of how the earth and species evolved. His problem: Darwin!<p>Alan de Queiroz<p>January 12, 2014 3:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Monkey’s Voyage”<p>Léon Croizat sat at his desk, writing . . . and seething. For Croizat, an Italian botanist …

Best New Hotels 2017 | Hot List - Condé Nast Traveler

Previous<p>The 40 Most Beautiful Countries in the World<p>Our Favorite American Road Trips<p>The Best Hidden Beaches in Italy<p>The Most Beautiful Places in France<p>The Best Islands in the World<p>Next<p>Road Trippin<p>Whether you're hurtling down Route 66 or taking your time along the PCH, the joy is all the …

Spalding Gray's Family Remembers A Man Who Was 'Never Boring'

<b>Listen · 3:25</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>It's been 10 years since the writer and monologist Spalding Gray went missing from his home in New York. Two months later, his body was found in the East River in an apparent suicide.<p>The day he disappeared, his wife, Kathleen Russo, was leaving for …

Einstein on the beach au Théâtre du Châtelet

Dernier jour pour découvrir l'opéra mythique de Philip Glass et Bob Wilson, filmé et diffusé pour la première fois !<p>Cette captation a été réalisée …

Théâtre

How the Mediterranean Diet Alone Can Fight Diabetes

There is no ultimate diet, but if there were, the Mediterranean plan would come darn close.<p>Featuring staples like olive oil, nuts and vegetables, the …

“Nobody told me he was a mental defective. He had no sense of time.” --Evelyn Waugh on Marcel Proust http://www.themillions.com/2014/01/new-takes-on-proust.html

Ronald Reagan and the occultist: The amazing story of the thinker behind his sunny optimism

<b>Ronald Reagan at his California vacation home, Rancho del Cielo, near Santa Barbara, Calif., Aug. 14, 1981. (AP)</b><p>The Gipper’s warm “morning in America” worldview was directly shaped by his reading of occult thinker Manly P. Hall<p>Mitch Horowitz<p>January 5, 2014 12:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “One Simple …

George Saunders: “I want to tell the truth about what really matters in a simple way”

<b>Subject: SAUNDERS George - Copyright: Basso CANNARSA/Opale - Date: 20090707- (Basso Cannarsa/opale)</b><p>How do you win a MacArthur genius grant? Rewrite, rewrite, rewrite, the short-story master tells Salon<p>David Daley<p>January 4, 2014 9:00pm (UTC)<p>George Saunders has a Guggenheim and a MacArthur, was …

Smoked Salmon Pasta Recipe

What I love about this recipe, other than the ingredients (smoked salmon, pine nuts, yum!) is that it can be pulled together so quickly and it’s not …

Seafood

14 Foods to Add to Your Diet in 2014

This year, we will see ongoing trends related to the local food movement, ancient grains, cooking over processed, and quality calories over quantity calories. Are you ready to get started with your 2014 diet? Here are 14 foods to stock your kitchen with today!<p>Every January, I post the top foods …

Gluten-Free

Pope Francis Says Priests Can Become 'Little Monsters,' In Call For Religious Order To 'Wake Up The World'

Pope Francis has warned that priests can become "little monsters," in an emphatic call for his religious order to "wake up the world."<p>The pontiff has …

Surprising Ways To Cook With Greek Yogurt

<i>This wonder ingredient goes way beyond breakfast, to cooling off spicy dishes, keeping burgers juicy and even helping you make a last-minute cake.</i><p>By Lynn Andriani<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Surprising Ways To Cook With Greek Yogurt<p><i>Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost OWN on Facebook and Twitter</i> .

“Promise Land”: A skeptic among the gurus

An anxious writer goes on journey into the heart of America’s self-help industry<p>Laura Miller<p>December 29, 2013 11:00pm (UTC)<p>From the days of Ben Franklin and his chart-obsessed "Autobiography," the American self has been a perpetual work in progress. (Franklin recommended keeping careful records of …

This Is What Los Angeles Could Look Like In 2033

Outsiders stereotype Los Angeles as car-addicted, polluted and lacking in public transit. But the City of Angels has undergone major changes over the past few decades.<p>LA is moving toward a greener future, friendlier to pedestrians, metro users and bicyclists. There are various development projects …