Tuesday, 23 April 2019

Life in Pripyat Before, and the Morning After, the Chernobyl Disaster


Life in Pripyat Before, and the Morning After, the Chernobyl Disaster
A glimpse into the morning after the disaster — illustrated with photos of life in Pripyat before the accident — as civic leaders and others begin to realize the gravity of the situation.

April 23, 2019 at 08:27PM
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You'll Love This Thanos-Led 'Saturday Night Live' Script, Even If You Don't Like Either Half Of The Mashup


You'll Love This Thanos-Led 'Saturday Night Live' Script, Even If You Don't Like Either Half Of The Mashup
For better or worse — okay, probably worse — you're not up-to-speed on US pop culture unless you keep up with "SNL" and the MCU. This spec script dances on the line between loving homage and cutting parody for both.

April 23, 2019 at 09:33PM
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Elizabeth Warren Has A Plan


Elizabeth Warren Has A Plan
Warren is running as a candidate who says she can see the country clearly. Can voters see her?

April 21, 2019 at 08:56PM
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The Inside Story of John F. Kennedy Jr.'s George Magazine


The Inside Story of John F. Kennedy Jr.'s George Magazine
In the '90s, John F. Kennedy Jr. founded and edited a revolutionary magazine called George, which covered politics like it was pop culture. Was it folly — or a glimpse of the Trumpian future?

April 23, 2019 at 09:33PM
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My Search For A Boyhood Friend Led To A Dark Discovery


My Search For A Boyhood Friend Led To A Dark Discovery
A surfeit of ugly knowledge is a feature of our age. But when information is everywhere, some things are better left buried.

April 23, 2019 at 04:35AM
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These Rare Color Pictures Show How People Dressed For Easter In The '50s


These Rare Color Pictures Show How People Dressed For Easter In The '50s
"Being able to witness the '30s, '40s, and '50s in color blows me away every time... It's just a magical feeling."

April 22, 2019 at 08:00AM
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'Game Of Thrones' Fan Favorite Daniel Portman Has Big Pod Energy


'Game Of Thrones' Fan Favorite Daniel Portman Has Big Pod Energy
The most loyal squire in Westeros talks about Season Eight, his touching song in Episode Two, and why his sexually gifted character became so beloved by fans.

April 23, 2019 at 05:27AM
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Monday, 22 April 2019

Why The Concorde Is Such A Badass Plane


Why The Concorde Is Such A Badass Plane
The long, strange, luxurious saga of flying faster than the speed of sound.

April 23, 2019 at 02:38AM
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Striking Photos Capture The Unnatural Transformation Of The Amazon Rainforest


Striking Photos Capture The Unnatural Transformation Of The Amazon Rainforest
The images show the stark lines of farmers' fields pushing against the unruly Amazon rainforest, mines carved into hillsides and logs stacked in a manmade clearing.

April 22, 2019 at 08:42AM
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How Michael Cohen Turned Against President Trump


How Michael Cohen Turned Against President Trump
The president's longtime fixer had, for months, sought "a little loving and respect." Confidential emails and texts chronicle their momentous falling out.

April 22, 2019 at 08:42AM
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