| Jun 7, 2009
Voyeurism never gets dull. Tabloids have us reveling in celebrity mishaps, but an emptiness always follows. We want to know what really moves the people we admire. Take our über-compilation of song lists to elevate the dialogue at your next salon. I mean,...
| Apr 19, 2009
We knew something was afoot in Zurich when our lazy walk through the streets of the old city turned into a full-fledged history lesson.
My husband, 8-month-old daughter and I had flown into the city just a couple of hours before, and as we wandered along...
| Apr 20, 2009
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| Nov 28, 2009
| 10:26 AM
The Commonwealth Cup is 4 feet tall, an impressive mixture of marble and cherry wood. Since 1996, it has gone to the winner of the annual Virginia-Virginia tech football game to cherish as a symbol of state supremacy.
When it was brought to his team's...
| Jan 14, 2010
| 4:29 PM
Three days after announcing his plan to take on Connecticut's senior senator, Rob Simmons breezed past a bunch of kids sitting in the gym of the Regional Multicultural Magnet School in New London.
It wasn't a political appearance: Simmons was here to...
| Jul 1, 2009
Passersby stand and stare at the spectacle inside the palatial Brockman Building at the corner of 7th and Grand. Floor-to-ceiling windows put the whole shebang that is Bottega Louie on full display: gray-veined marble floors, imposing pillars and a...
| Sep 4, 2009
The news in the architecture profession has been dominated for much of the summer by a few guardians of homeland and propriety -- one of whom happens to be first in line to the British throne.
In London, a pitched debate continues over efforts by...
| Jul 8, 2010
| 7:17 PM
Rod Blagojevich's approval ratings had tanked and he was furious. Illinois voters were ingrates, the former governor complained to an aide on an undercover recording played at his corruption trial Thursday.
"I (expletive) busted my ass and pissed...
| Sep 25, 2009
Radio host Jim Philips and I were talking this week about all the serious issues facing Florida — and how Gov. Charlie Crist seems to be MIA for many of them.
That's when Jim said our governor reminded him of Casper the Friendly Ghost.
| Feb 16, 2009
After performing at the Grammys on her due date, M.I.A. has finally delivered.
The Sri Lankan singer gave birth to a baby boy last Wednesday, Feb. 11 in Los Angeles, reports People.
M.I.A., born Mathangi Arulpragasam, posted on her MySpace celebrity...
| Feb 23, 2009
A.R. Rahman (music) and Gulzar (lyrics)
"Jai Ho" was one of two songs composed by Rahman that was nominated for original song from "Slumdog Millionaire." It beat out the other song, "O Saya," which was punctuated with stylish vocals from M.I....