SOUTHESSEXARTSANDCULTURE

SOUTHESSEXARTSANDCULTURE

Hey, I’m Farah! And the first thing you need to know about me is that I’m obsessed with exploring the world, traversing unforgettable landscapes, and experiencing food from all over the globe—through other people’s Instagram stories. I like to take no days off from sitting on my couch with the air-conditioner on high and sightseeing anywhere from […]

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A certain notion of French femininity took hold in the early two-thousands. In “French Women Don’t Get Fat” (2004), Mireille Guiliano recounted with disconcerting precision her gain of thirty pounds more than forty years earlier, and divulged the “old French tricks”—namely, the recipe for a soup of leeks and water—that helped her to stay thin […]

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Listen with: iTunes WNYC Stitcher TuneIn This past Saturday, a series of air strikes in Saudi Arabia damaged more than a dozen oil installations, including one of the most critical oil-production facilities in the world. The attack threw global fuel markets into disarray. Houthi rebels in Yemen claimed that they launched the strikes, but they have […]

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Flattery will get you everywhere with Donald Trump. The President demonstrated this powerfully on Wednesday, when he named the State Department’s little-known hostage negotiator, Robert O’Brien, to be his latest national-security adviser, despite O’Brien having less relevant experience than anyone who’s held the post in the nearly seven decades since it was created. In O’Brien’s […]

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Jurgen Klopp’s side face a potentially season-defining visit from Maurizio Sarri’s Blues as they look to keep their title ambitions on track With one foot into the Champions League semi-finals after their midweek win over Porto, Liverpool turn their attention back to their pursuit of Premier League glory as they welcome Chelsea to Anfield on Sunday. […]

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