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5 Things About Trendy Restaurants That You Pretend To Like But Actually Hate

Anneli Rufus | Posted 09.22.2014 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

Will restaurants forever be synonymous with suppressed suffering?

Sleepless on 5th Avenue - iPhone 6 Buyers Appear to Be Trafficked Low-Wage Workers from New York's Chinatown

Heather White | Posted 11.22.2014 | Politics
Heather White

It was surprising that more than 90% of the people in line for the new iPhone in New York, wearing warm jackets and sitting in portable chairs, were Chinese. They weren't Chinese tourists or Chinese-Americans, but the workers you often see doing the lowest-wage jobs in Chinatown.

Food Truck Etiquette

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 06.01.2013 | San Francisco
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Food-truck grazing is a great, casual, and often inexpensive way to dine, but it's not a free-for-all. Food-truck vendors are small business owners, and following certain rules when patronizing them makes everybody's experience more enjoyable.

Report: Florida's Long Lines On Election Day Caused 49,000 People Not To Vote

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.29.2012 | Politics

Florida took center stage in the 2012 elections, when voters around the state had to wait in line at the polls for up to nine hours. Gov. Rick Scott (...

Endless Lines at "High Tech" NYC Polling Places

Evelyn Leopold | Posted 01.06.2013 | New York
Evelyn Leopold

If the popular vote in the 2012 election is down in New York City, you can blame it on the new voting machines -- and , of course, on the devastation caused by Sandy.

9 Lines We Never Want To Stand In

Posted 01.02.2012 | Comedy

The average person spends five years of their lifetime waiting in lines. Let's hope for your sake, it's not in one of these. Whether it's behind s...

Shanghai's World Expo: The Curtain Falls

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tom Doctoroff

In the end, Shanghai's World Expo was not an international event. It was orchestrated as a domestic power display, in the same vein as the country's 60th anniversary military parade and this fall's Asian Games.

The Art of the Receiving Line at Official Functions

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

A receiving line is the perfect opportunity for guests and hosts to meet one another at a large event. They are only essential for groups of fifty or more, when it's otherwise impossible for the hosts to greet everyone individually.

Millions Of Turtles Killed By Fishing Gear Over Past Two Decades

BBC News | Richard Black | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Millions of marine turtles have been killed over the past two decades through entrapment in fishing gear, according to a global survey....