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How My 1994 High School Job at a Bookstore Foretold Amazon’s Conquest

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 18:12
We were doing book searches in the floppy disc era.
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The Craft Beer Industry Wants You to Boycott these 14 ‘Imposter’ Breweries

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 18:09
Some massively popular beers are on the "cut off" list.
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Cop-biter takes plea; faces stiff prison time

SI Live: Breaking News - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 17:45
A Clifton man who sunk his teeth into a cop's face during a New Year's Day struggle has pleaded guilty to attempted assault and weapon possession. Frank Donnelly | fdonnelly@siadvance.com http://connect.silive.com/user/sifdonnelly/index.html
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Cannes Film Festival Dispatches Part 5: Sex Sells at Cannes

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 17:35
The TMI opening shot of François Ozon’s ridonkulous new erotic thriller L’Amant Double is a slow-zoom, OB-GYN’s view into a woman’s vagina.
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Watch the 16-Minute ‘Love Actually’ Sequel Now for Turtlenecks and Joy

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 17:33
Because sometimes there is good in the world, and we're allowed to have things we can just unironically enjoy, the cast reunited for Red Nose Day to give us a taste of what the future had in store for our favorite characters.
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Memorial Day 2017 weekend traffic: Jammed from Verrazano to Goethals

SI Live: Breaking News - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 17:14
Roving pothole repairs are to blame for a traffic jam on the Goethals Bridge heading toward Staten Island late on Friday morning heading into the Memorial Day weekend. Maura Grunlund | grunlund@siadvance.com http://connect.silive.com/user/mgrunlun/index.html
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Trump Says North Korea Is a ‘Big Problem’ That ‘Will Be Solved’

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 17:00
The president discussed the hermit kingdom with the Japanese prime minister ahead of the G7 summit.
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The Trump Era’s Anti-Anxiety Pill Is a Newsletter Out of Seattle

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:55
"It’s totally fucking crazy how interested people are in Trump. It’s like a weird reality show."
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Kids’ Lawsuit Scares Off Big Oil Lobbyists Who Can’t Disprove Climate Change

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:43
Three industry groups pulled out of Juliana v. U.S. because they couldn't convincingly argue that climate change isn't real.
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Vandalism nightmare: Luxury SUV spray painted, slashed in Dongan Hills

SI Live: Breaking News - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:42
The white Mercedes was spray painted silver and the tires were slashed. Mira Wassef | mwassef@siadvance.com http://connect.silive.com/user/mwassef/index.html
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‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Costume Designer on the Series’ Wardrobe Influences

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:26
An interview with The Handmaid's Tale costume designer, Ane Crabtree.
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NASA’s First Close-Up of Jupiter Is Shocking and Surprising Everyone on Earth

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:25
."There is so much going on here that we didn’t expect."
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Watch Judah Friedlander Destroy This Derivative Art Robot in the Name of Humanity

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:24
The lighthearted contest confirms what art historians and critics already know too well: art is meaningless without the passionate spirit of a creator.
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According to Science, Getting Married Makes You Unhealthier

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:20
It appears the path to "happily ever after" is staying single.
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How fast is too fast when driving on residential streets?

SI Live: Breaking News - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:20
With the city speed limit set at 25 MPH, it's easy to exceed that, especially when there's little traffic and an open road. Rachel Shapiro | rshapiro@siadvance.com http://connect.silive.com/user/rachelshapiro/index.html
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Justin Trudeau and Emmanuel Macron Reach Peak Dudeplomacy

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:18
Hopefully, Obama is not experiencing too much FOMO over their newfound bromance.
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Bella Thorne Would Like You to Know She’s Over Scott Disick and Cannes

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:14
And so comes an end to a beautiful 11-day relationship
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Someone Trolled Mark Zuckerberg’s Harvard Speech With a Hack and a Bunch of Fake News

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:09
These fake headlines are crazy.
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Why You’re Wrong About Coconut Oil

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:00
‘Organic’ and ‘natural’ have nothing to do with overall quality.
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Exclusive Clip: The Lower East Side Film Festival Debuts Diverse, Buzzy Lineup

NY Observer - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:00
Macaulay Culkin, wannabe mermaids, and a man in whiteface doing a Donald Trump impression all in one place.
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