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Photographer Kathy Anderson was working in New Orleans when Hurricane Katrina hit. After following the mayor's evacuation order, she turned around and headed back in to photograph for the The Times-Picayune, where she worked. “It was not until I flew over the city in a Blackhawk helicopter that I realized the magnitude read
A TV breakup can be just as emotionally devastating for viewers as a TV death. You invest a lot of time and emotional energy into fictional relationships. You're there for the first looks and first dates, whether the romance escalates quickly or slowly plods along. Your romantic life may not be thriving, but those two read
Portrayals of female life in New York City have been exaggerated in countless forms: television shows that convince young women that they can afford one too many Manolo Blahniks (on a freelance writer's salary); films that focus on some girl's obsession with shopping and dating and that's it; and books that highlight women read
Children all over the world use costumes and dolls to play pretend. After they're grown, most lose interest in the toys of youth. But some men are less keen to give up on make-believe. Meet “Robert,” who has been a masker for almost two decades. A resident of Southern California, Robert likes to relax poolside and 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