Lan Nguyen

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The Growing State-by-State Fight Over Marriage Equality

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>New Jersey's effective prohibition on gay marriages is facing a court challenge from an advocacy …

The Road to Monsters University

Best pals Mike Wazowski and James P. Sullivan returned to theaters today in Monsters University.<br>It doesn’t take a degree in Scaring to know that Mike …

'Crazy Rich Asians': Lives Of The .0001 Percent

It's impossible to open the newspaper or turn on the TV these days without seeing some outrageous example of new Asian money. From a castle modeled on Versailles in Changsha to billion-dollar penthouses in Bombay to the Marina Bay Sands casino in Singapore, with its seven celebrity-chef …

Up in the Air

When online accommodations service AirBnB first launched, its primary mission was to find all you urban sophisticates an affordable crash pad in a cool city center. Now, with a $2.5 billion valuation and 200,000 active listings, AirBnB has seen property owners—“hosts”—push it into the realm of …

Solstice Supermoon Fills Sky This Weekend

This weekend's full moon will be the biggest and brightest of 2013.<p><i>Editor's note: Share your best #supermoon photos with us and our editors may include one in a NationalGeographic.com gallery.</i><p><b>This weekend, skywatchers looking up at the full moon may sense it's a bit more striking than usual—and</b> …

Paul Rudd and Seth Rogen Compete for Samsung’s Super Bowl Ad (Within An Ad)

Is this a Samsung ad or the new Judd Apatow movie? If there’s any confusion there, it’s 100% intentional, as the electronics manufacturer’s Super Bowl ad sports appearances from two longtime Apatovian leading men: Paul Rudd and Seth Rogen.<p>Created by agency 72andSunny and blockbuster director Jon …

Latest Brazil protests bring 250,000 on to streets

More than 250,000 anti-government protesters have again taken to the streets in several Brazilian cities and engaged police in isolated intense …

365 Reasons to Party Every Day

<i>In 1949, we printed Esquire's Handbook for Hosts, a guide to eating, drinking, and being merry with friends in your own home. Here, because being a good host is just as important today, we present an except. Read, learn, enjoy.</i><p>There's an excuse to throw a party for every day of the year, and every …

Is obesity a disease?

The American Medical Association’s new classification for the condition is the subject of heavy controversy<p><i>Disease: a disordered or incorrectly functioning organ, part, structure, or system of the body resulting from the effect of genetic or developmental errors, infection, poisons, nutritional</i> …

Family life: Happiness is a hammock, Long Ago and Far Away and Yorkshire pudding

<b>Snapshot: Happiness is a warm hammock</b><p>Happiness in a hammock. This photograph recalls so vividly one hot summer's afternoon spent in the garden of my …

Pope Francis Trip to Rio: The Security Challenge

The unpredictable behavior that has made Pope Francis popular is driving his bodyguards mad.<p>On a recent Sunday in Rome, Pope Francis channeled his …

Thai Monks Arrested In Child Sex Scandal

Thai police said Wednesday they had arrested two monks for procuring a 14-year-old boy to perform sexual acts with an abbot, in the latest scandal to shake the kingdom's Buddhist clergy.<p>The pair, who deny any knowledge of the alleged abuse, could face up to 15 years in prison if convicted, Police …