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Different Types of Bouquet Shapes

<i>Not all wedding bouquets are created equally. There's more to a bunch of bridal blooms than you'd think. And besides choosing a variety of flower types to fill your bridal bundle, there's a good number of shapes to choose from for how they're arranged. Here, what the different bouquet shapes are</i> …

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

For other uses, see Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (disambiguation).<p><i>Adventures of Huckleberry Finn</i> (or, in more recent editions, <i>The Adventures of</i> …

Cougar Lit, Gender Confusion

By Lorin Stein August 20, 2010<p><i>Is there a story or book that can shed light on whether a woman should sleep with men she doesn’t love or know very well? Younger men, specifically?</i> —A. Chesterfield<p>You’re in luck! This is pretty much <i>the</i> animating question behind French literature of the last two …

sex Archives – Page 6 of 15 – The Paris Review | The Paris Review - Part 6

John Constable, <i>Wolken-Studie</i>, 1822.<p>Rukmini Callimachi reports on ISIS for the <i>New York Times</i>—a demoralizing, tormenting, dangerous beat. She constructs her pieces like poems: “My formation as a writer was as a poet. I tried very early on to be a poet and I published about a dozen poems in America …

My Kindle, My Birds and Me

A bird's got to get spoiled, but a Kindle will help<p><i>Photo: CentralPets.com</i><p>After several years of deliberation, I finally purchased a Kindle. I now own my very own digital reading device which has all the books I can read on it. There's lots that's unsettling about the device, but that's not entirely …

Only Connect: Social (Media) Anxiety

Like a lot of the people I know these days who grew up wanting to be writers, I learned how to write by reading the Internet. I graduated from …

How to Read After You Adopt A Dog

Instead of taking the big leap towards children, you’ve gone out and adopted a sweet pup who is supposed to warm up your home and your soul. It’s …

Empathy Is What Gives You Access

Before his recent novel, <i>The Jaguar’s Children</i>, <b>John Vaillant</b> was known for his award-winning, bestselling non-fiction. <i>The Tiger</i> is the story of an …

VAIO's first post-Sony laptops transform into tablets

Sony jettisoned VAIO more than a year ago now, but the iconic PC brand isn't dead. Sold to investment fund Japan Industrial Partners, VAIO is back with two new PCs, announced today in Tokyo. The VAIO Z and the VAIO Z Canvas are the first devices designed and put out by VAIO itself — the former is …

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

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Now you can download iPhone apps directly within Pinterest

Apple curates its App Store with the intention of pushing its best software to the top, but with more than 1.4 million apps available on iOS, it's not always easy to know what to look for. Pinterest wants to change that. The social networking site has today launched App Pins, a feature by which …

Al Jazeera journalists released on bail by Egyptian court

Baher Mohamed and Mohammed Fahmy have been released on bail pending a retrial, weeks after their colleague Peter Greste was deported to Australia<p>The two remaining Al-Jazeera English journalists jailed in Egypt were awaiting release on Thursday after being granted bail, bringing an end to more than …

Obama asks Congress to back fight against Islamic State, but is vague on limits

President Obama formally asked Congress to authorize military operations against Islamic State, seeking to put lawmakers on record in support of a Middle East conflict that seems likely to intensify in coming months and last beyond the end of his time in office.<p>After promising for years to curb the …

Articles about 7 modern backsplashes defy norm on Dwell.com - Dwell

Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far sweeter function—and a score of forms for holding big...<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven modern wood-burning fire pits to inspire your next backyard get-together.<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter …

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