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Will Queens Ever Be Able To Compete With the Borough of Kings?

During the last few decades, Brooklyn has shaken off the vinyl-clad, working-class outer-borough stigma so completely that it can be hard to remember …

Is Reality TV Star and Olympic Himbo Ryan Lochte Smarter Than We Think?

A look at the roots of our love of reality airheads and at the question: Is Lochte an idiot, or does he just play one on TV?<p>In the trailer for Olympic gold medal swimmer Ryan Lochte’s new reality show, “What Would Ryan Lochte Do?,” the sculpted athlete says “emphadence” when he means “emphasis,” …

Can Bud’s New Beer Can Become An Icon Like The Coke Bottle?

Taking a page from Coca Cola, Budweiser has debuted a bow tie metal can that could become the company’s new standard.<p>Fifteen years ago, Dean launched the “chug” bottle, a plastic reimagining of the traditional milk carton. They spent millions on its advertising, but the gamble paid off. Sales …

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NBA Arrested For Marijuana Possession

NEW YORK—The National Basketball Association is in custody today after law enforcement officials found the professional sports league to be in …

A SoulCycle Charity Trifecta with Revlon, the N.Y.C. High Line, and the S.E.A.K. Foundation

Last week was a busy one for <b>SoulCycle</b> N.Y.C., which hosted a trifecta of charity events—and yours truly was lucky enough to attend all three. Talk about an altruistic week of fitness!<p>It all began on Friday, April 5, with a __Revlon-__sponsored charity West Coast versus East Coast spin challenge. …