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Can you imagine being sent to spend 23 hours a day alone, in a windowless cell, because someone looked at your bookshelf and decided it meant you were part of a gang? What if it meant you'd be in that 80-square-foot cell not for a week, but for five or 10 years? Punitive solitary confinement is a reality for thousands of read
There’s something I find both thrilling and terrifying about financial planning. I want to know more about it, but every time I try to do a little reading on the topic, I get overwhelmed and lose momentum. I should invest, I think. I should actually know how much money is in my 401(k). I should use my credit card points read
Today at 10 a.m. EST, fashion diehards were frantically refreshing their browsers (some opting to use multiple computers, even). Why? In a surprising, democratizing move for the fashion set, Givenchy gave away 820 tickets to the public for its Spring 2016 show, being held in New York instead of Paris this season to read
Few things in life are as satisfying as an amazing burger — juicy, meaty, and with just the right toppings (foie gras, truffle, bacon, eggs, what have you). But making one at home, without a grill? While it's a little tricky, let's be clear: You can create a perfectly delicious version sans charcoal. We chatted with a read
We may be in mid-August, but that doesn't mean the New York City heat has eased up. In fact, we'd go as far as to say that these past few days have taken heat and humidity to peak levels of grossness. We're hot. We're sticky. And while our bodies are pretty much begging us to shack up all day in an air-conditioned office, read