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Donald Trump Says ‘Crap’ Golden Showers Report Can’t Be True Because He’s a Germaphobe

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 18:24
"'In those rooms you have cameras in the strangest places. Cameras that are so small, with modern technology, that you can't see them and you won't know. You better be careful, or you'll be watching yourself on nightly television.' I tell this to people all the time."
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Mike Myers Is Over His New Loft After Less Than a Week

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 18:06
The 'Austin Powers' actor bought the sleek loft at 443 Greenwich just last week
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What I Learned About Productivity While Reinventing Google Calendar

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 18:05
Get realistic about how long things take you, just how much willpower you have, and when your ups and downs are, and you’ll be well on your way to optimal productivity.
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Daveed Diggs is KILLING IT on ‘Sesame Street’ with New Take on ‘Rubber Ducky’ Song

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:58
Ha ha. I know. This title makes it seem like we are running a website aimed specifically at the crucial 6-month-old demo. Like if babies could read the internet, they would totally be clicking on this article to read my hot take on the brand new "drop" of Rubber Ducky (which now has a rap section!) by Hamilton's (former) founding father, Thomas Jefferson slash current Sesame Street resident and Observer cover star Daveed Diggs.
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The One Secret Wall Street Is Really Worried About

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:54
We are about to hit the worst risk the market has ever experienced.
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Sallie Krawcheck: Companies Should Stop Pushing Women to ‘Act Like Guys’

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:49
The entrepreneur, investment banker and author Sallie Krawcheck discusses workplace diversity, public misogyny and sexual tension in the workplace.
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NYC’s Indian Restaurant Scene Is Hotting Up

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:48
Chefs from places like Jaipur, Goa, New Dehli, Patna, Melbourne and Houston (yes) are here to educate us, in the most delicious of ways. Goodbye, unrefined chicken tikka masala and dare-you-to-eat phaal (which was created in England, by the way). Hello, Black Spiced Poulet Rouge and Tofu Medu Vadai with Gunpowder.
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How to Start a Career in Behavioral Design

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:48
If you’re interested in doing behavioral work, I hope this will eliminate much of the guess work in your path to a career in the field.
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Doctor’s Orders: 7 Changes to Make Today to Lower Your Cancer Risk

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:42
Plant-based foods are linked with a lower risk of cancer. Half of your plate at each meal should include a variety of nutrient-rich fruits and vegetables.
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Mary Mullen Returns to Martin McDonagh’s ‘Beauty Queen of Leenane’

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:35
 Marie Mullen has made only one stop on Broadway, but it won her the Tony for Best Actress in a Play. She played Maureen Folan, a 40-year-old plain Jane resigned to a life of terminal spinsterhood until, miracle of miracles, she meets an equally shy kindred spirit who, in his romantic exuberance, dubs her “the beauty queen of Leenane.”
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Edward Lampert’s Sears Strategy Is Likely to Backfire on Shareholders

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:30
Sears Holdings CEO could push company onto latest list of Chapter 11 retailers.
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Life After the Civil Wars: The Reconstruction of John Paul White

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:30
John Paul White sounds better than ever on his first solo album in nearly a decade.
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Elmwood Park Councilman to Run for Mayor

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:28
Dombrowski hopes to succeed late Mayor Richard Mola
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Searching Deep and Dark: Building a Google for the Less Visible Parts of the Web

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:18
The deep and dark web can be a scary place, but modern open-source technologies funded by the Defense Department can help explore it.
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How Speeding Up Payments to Small Businesses Creates Jobs

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:16
Research suggests paying small businesses just a couple of weeks faster can help them become more profitable, hire more workers and grow more quickly.
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‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ Recap 7×06: Emotional Toddlers and Latent Lesbians

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 16:46
This week's episode resumes the tense lunch Eileen Davidson, Erika Girardi and Dorit Kemsley are having at Camille Grammer's new house.
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‘Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Recap 4×09: Robots Need Love Too

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 16:19
'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' transitions into the L.M.D. arc (or Life Model Decoy) and the change is seamless and executed almost perfectly.
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One Reason to Think Small in 2017? Your Sunglasses

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 16:11
Hold on to your mirrored sunglasses for the year ahead, but be sure to stock up on some metal frame styles, too.
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Want to Drink Like a Dancer? Reach for the Whiskey

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 16:00
Brenne Whiskey isn't just for the boys.
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‘Neon Demon’ and ‘The Knick’ Composer on Telling Horror Stories Through Sound

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 15:15
Composer Cliff Martinez discusses discusses 'Driv'e, 'The Knick', and combining the horrific with the feminine on 'Neon Demon'.
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