Carol, the story of a love affair between a young pretty shop clerk (Rooney Mara) and a wealthy unhappy housewife (Cate Blanchett), set in 1950s New York City, stuns with its sensuousness, reminding one of the Hollywood cinema of old, where the camera takes time with lingering shots on characters, turning them into stars.
Jessie's mom arrived at an elementary enrollment open house with a full record from the Montessori school she had attended for five years.
n this first column of a three-part series, I want to help you crack the code -- starting with the most important foundational concepts. And then in the next two columns I'll define and describe the investments, accounts, and steps that will allow you to put these concepts to use over time.
The supremely delightful Alex Da Corte's Die Hexe (The Witch) at Luxembourg and Dayan Gallery is surely the most engaging exhibition to emerge on the Upper East Side or anywhere in Manhattan in quite a while. It is not too late to scoop this last Easter Egg out of the basket.
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The movie that struck me most this year was The Last Mile, a film that centers on the Internet - or to be precisely accurate ... an attention-grabbing total lack of it.
Dorothy Rothschild was 21 and living on the Upper West Side of Manhattan when she mailed a letter that changed her life. It happened 100 years ago, sometime in early 1915. The moment set the scene for her to become Dorothy Parker.
It warmed my heart when the Times Style section sent a writer to Missouri to chronicle George Hodgman's ongoing adventure with his mother. In my corner of Facebook, George is beloved. The bestseller list awaits.
The beautiful 18-year old Disney starlet Zendaya looked absolutely ravishing at the Acadamy Awards in her satin ivory Vivienne Westwood gown and her elegant dreadlocked hairstyle. But Giuliana Rancic of E! Fashion Police did not agree.
Throughout generations and cultures, personal tales have long been an agent for transformation. Primarily because they contribute to society's narrat...
Kevin Sessums may just be the absolute best person on the planet to take as a companion to an event -- any event -- be it a fancy Broadway premiere, your sister's wedding or a seedy afterhours bar. Of this, I'm quite sure.
When I think of a stress test, I imagine a patient in a doctor's office, running on a treadmill, with tons of sensor patches connected all over the ch...
When I was a child, I remember hearing the tale of "The Emperor's New Clothes." For those who have forgotten, it's about a vain king who is swindled b...
Lori Kyler Christensen was the fashion designer spotlighted at the most recent BOND Timeless Tuesday, which is a weekly fashion event at the BOND restaurant and lounge in Boston.
With each video I make, I hope to give people, including parents, additional tools. I make silly, happy Vines and sincere, touching Vines, all trying to show the humanity of someone who is different. There is nothing wrong with me (and it only took 37 years to figure that out).
I was delighted to uncover the names and stories of the other members of the Vicious Circle, women that had fascinating and full lives.