The Great Gatsby

10 Cool Holiday Gifts For Outdoorsmen And Outdoorswomen

It’s that time of year again. Below, a rather eclectic list of ten interesting products I’ve run across this year that would make for damn fine gifts for the outdoorsman or woman on your shopping list. Perhaps even for you, too.<p><b>Orvis Helios 3 fly rods</b>. I fished an H3 4-weight prototype this spring …

Fishing

The McPhee Method - Los Angeles Review of Books

ONE WAY to get closer to something is by way of distinctions — by considering what that thing could be but is not. I have in mind the buzzword</i> …

Books

‘Justice League’ Lassos $281.5M WW Box Office; ‘Thor’ Rocks To $738M | Deadline

<b>Refresh for latest…</b>: Warner Bros/DC’s <i>Justice League</i> assembled <b>$185.5M</b> at the international box office in its debut session this weekend. Batman, …

Movies

Where to Shop on Taobao For Not-So-Basic Furniture

November 17, 2017<p>BOOKMARK THIS STORY<p>With or without the e-retailer’s massive 11.11, 12.12. or even 1.1. sales (yes, take down those dates), furniture …

Mid-Century modern

17 Art Prints Of Books For People Who Wear Their Book-Loving Hearts On Their Sleeves (And Their Walls)

Buying a book for a book lover is surprisingly fraught territory. Sure, you may <i>think</i> that they haven't read this one yet, but you can never know <i>for</i> …

Literature

All That Glitters is Gold: DIY Great Gatsby-Inspired Wedding

Do you have a penchant for all things Art Deco? Is <i>The Great Gatsby</i> one of your all-time favorite books? In your décor (and all home inspiration pins) …

Weddings

9 Fictional Cities You’ll Want to Move To Right Now

Have you ever loved a book so much you wanted to live in it? I know when I was finished reading <i>Gilead</i>, by Marilynne Robinson, I yearned to be a …

Literature

Kevin Tierney: Margaret Atwood is the unlikely new darling of U.S. TV

If someone had told me 10 years ago that one of the biggest names in American television in 2017 would be novelist Margaret Atwood, I might have …

Canadian News

What's on Your Bookshelf? Physician-Writers Share Their Current Reads

There have been many great physician-writers whose writings, over time, have arguably had as much impact on the world, if not more, as their healing …

Books

Pettis’ Interests Go Way Beyond Football

Related Links<p><b>By Rich Myhre</b><p>If you follow the University of Washington football team, then you already know aboutDante Pettis, the Huskies' dynamic …

Washington Huskies

How 'Mudbound' Re-created the Jim Crow South for a Timely Depiction of Race Relations

On a tight $11 million budget, director Dee Rees battled heat, humidity and even a tornado warning to mount a period picture with deep modern-day …

Mary J. Blige

How Many of These Jazz Age Classics Have You Read?

In just a few years, the 1920s will be a hundred years in the past. This is significant, because that decade, while superficially celebrated in pop …

Literature

What I've noticed during a week of wandering around London

<b>It is interesting to see which environmental actions are prioritized in foreign cities.</b><p>I have spent the past week in London, England. The official …

Sustainability

Taylor Swift's 'Reputation': a track-by-track review of the new album

It's pretty easy to pinpoint the exact moment Taylor Swift became a pop star, full stop.<p>On August 18, 2014, Swift premiered "Shake It Off," the …

Taylor Swift

gatsby-source

Source plugin for pulling data into Gatsby from a GraphCMS endpoint.<p>Working example: @hmeissner/gatsby-graphcms-testing<p>Install<p>Once publishied to npm, …

Software Development

Is Taylor Swift a Character From The Great Gatsby?

Listening to Taylor Swift’s new album, <i>Reputatio</i>n, it seems Swift—a hopeless romantic with a carefully curated image who throws extravagant parties …

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Chicago Blackhawks Can’t Keep Trying To Relive The Past

GLENDALE, AZ - OCTOBER 21: Head coach Joel Quenneville of the Chicago Blackhawks reacts on the bench during the second period of the NHL game against …

Ice Hockey

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Seriously, you have to see it to believe it. After posting comparison photos on Instagram, there’s no doubt in our mind that Nicole “Snooki” …

25 Of The Best Places To Buy An Engagement Ring Online

If you like it then you should buy a ring from it.

Jewelry

Some Tweets That I Love: 'Me on Election Day 2016 vs. Me on Election Day 2017'

It seems like the election was so long ago, and yet, not at all, right? Well, here are some funny tweets to help you forget that we’re less than 1/4 …

U.S. Politics

PODCAST: Why Video Games Should Be Assigned In Classrooms

Listen to the full episode here:<p>What if instead of watching a film to start a new course in high school, you played a video game? And not just edutainment games like <i>Mario is Missing!</i><p>Satchell Drakes and I talk about “tangential learning” — the idea of being inspired to self-educate about a subject …

Super Mario Odyssey

Leeds-based ballet is set to make waves in fairytale favourite

Leeds-based Northern Ballet is bringing Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fairytale <i>The Little Mermaid</i> to the city.

Leeds

The Worst Reviews of Classic Books

selected from a post By Bill Henderson, Publishers Weekly “The final blow-up of what was once a remarkable, if minor, talent.” -The New Yorker, 1936, …

Literature

How to throw an Instagram-worthy dinner party

SINGAPORE: Take your next dinner party to a whole new level of sophistication. No, we’re not talking about fancy degustation menus or expensive …

10 Of Diddy's Realest Quotes About Money

Happy 48th birthday to Diddy, one of the wealthiest artists in the music industry (he’s worth $820 million this year). Of course, over the past few …

Pop Music

From Gatsby to Giovanni’s Room, the Stories Behind 5 American Classics

<b>The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald</b>“While I have every hope and plan of finishing my novel in June, you know how those things often come out, and …

Literature

The Great Gatsby, Blade Runner and more get a graphic update

In October, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, used graphic design as a fulcrum to understand the creative force of Pink Floyd. And earlier in the …

Graphic Design

The Secret to Success Could Lie in the Type of Art You Collect

Autumn has always been one of my favorite seasons of the year, especially in New York City. The holidays are on the horizon and the crisp days remind …

F. Scott Fitzgerald

30 unusual Christmas presents for him and for her

You've diligently stocked up on the usual socks, chocolates and liqueurs for your nearest and dearest, and yet your Christmas shopping this year seems to lack that essential <i>je ne sais quoi</i>.<p>Enter The Telegraph's unusual Christmas gift guide, offering no less than 30 of the most thoughtful – and …

Jean-Michel Basquiat

Do You Know Which Book Came Out First?

It's harder than you might think.

Literature