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 Out of Touch in The New York Times

Is today’s virtual dater and mater something like an updated version of Plato’s Gyges, who could see everything at a distance but was touched by nothing? 

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The Snowy Day (in August...) in Los Angeles?

While the thought of a snow day during the waning days of summer seems absurd, please indulge me in this post because I’m going to share the most charming snow day you’ll likely experience. 568 more words


Cocktail Party Trivia (or a Useful Jeopardy Question)

File this in: “random knowledge that may impress”:

  • your 1%er friends
  • your boss
  • artsy folk that you would rather talk Pop Culture with but instead pontificate on the latest Christie’s auction…
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Tuscaloosa Public Library

I moved to Tuscaloosa to attend the University to get my degree in Library and Information Studies. I realize most blogs like this wouldn’t review a library, but it’s my blog, so I get to choose! 229 more words


African Influence In Modern Art

Male Reliquary Figure, 19th century
Gabon or Democratic Republic of Congo; Ambete
Wood, pigment, metal, cowrie shells

H. 32 1/2 in. (82.6 cm)
The Pierre and Maria-Gaetana Matisse Collection, 2002 (2002.456.17)

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The List: Art & Cultural

Here’s another list of 6 places to go in Singapore. They are art and cultural related places that I think both you and I may be interested to explore: 35 more words