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The confirmation process has shed little light on the philosophy of President Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court or on what kind of justice he will be.
From: The Atlantic | By: Garrett Epps | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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For his Christmas party in Milan, fashion designer Philipp Plein took his 400 employees to the circus. He donned a red nose and performed magic tricks with Zippo the Clown while staff dined among lions and scantily clad tamers. To see Plein dressed in...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In Europe, a reproductive rights issue yields an unlikely partnership.
From: The Atlantic | By: Anna Momigliano | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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This year marks the third birthday of the Bentonville Film Festival, co-founded by Academy Award winner Geena Davis with a mission to champion women and diverse voices. The 2017 festival, which runs from May 2-7 in Bentonville, Arkansas, unveiled its...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Sara Vilkomerson | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Russian opposition guy is hot. Will continue to be hot IN JAIL.
From: Wonkette | By: Five Dollar Feminist | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Mamma Mia!, APRIL Festival, Dinos on the Rocks, And More Picks For March 27-April 2 by Stranger Things To Do Staff Our music critics have already chosen the 32 best concerts in Seattle, but now it's our arts critics' turn to pick the best events in their...
From: The Stranger | By: Stranger Things To Do Staff | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Brooks England is a cycling institution. For 150 years, its storied leather saddles have bumped bums with the best of them, earning cult status. Now, to celebrate Brooks' 150th birthday, designer Ron Arad, fashion's Sir Paul Smith and photographer Martin...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Monday, March 27, 2017
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This dish originated in the city of Catania in Sicily, the home of the famous Italian composer Vincenzo Bellini.  Although there are conflicting stories exactly how the dish was named and by who, most believe it was in honor of Bellini and his famous...
From: Recipezaar | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Alejandro Moreno assesses whether or not James Rodriguez would be a welcomed addition to Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool. Stefano Pioli has the flexibility to adapt Inter Milan's style to the opposition. There's something about the current Inter Milan team...
From: ESPN | By: Edoardo Dalmonte | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Geena Davis’ Bentonville Film Festival has unveiled the lineup for its 3rd annual celebration of women in cinema, and “3 Generations,” a transgender drama starring Elle Fanning, Naomi Watts, and Susan Sarandon, has been selected as the opening...
From: The Wrap | By: Jeremy Fuster | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Looking for any anecdata re: downloaded Netflix titles working in other countries. According to Netflix.....maybe you can?So according to this, downloaded movies/shows from Netflix may or may not work when traveling in another country. Anyone experience...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: kuanes | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The video assistant referee twice played an important role as Spain beat France 2-0 in a
From: ESPN | By: ESPN staff | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Archaeologists say that 38 skeletons unearthed in Rome’s Trastevere neighborhood were likely buried in the long-vanished Campus Iudeorum, or Field of the Jews.
From: New York Times | By: ELISABETTA POVOLEDO | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Last Friday, twenty-seven heads of state gathered in Rome to mark the sixtieth anniversary of the treaty that established the European Economic Community, the progenitor of the European Union. Perhaps because of the setting, it seemed natural that Pope...
From: New Yorker | By: James Carroll | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Now in its third year, the Arkansas festival continues to champion diverse voices....
From: Indiewire | By: Kate Erbland | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Superwoman's book How to Be a Bawse includes solid life lessons, plus the BTS scoop on the A-list "camp" she attended with Pharrell and Alicia Keys The post 8 Things We Learned About Lilly Singh from Her “Bawse” New Book appeared first on Flare....
From: Flare | By: Ishani Nath | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Stuck in an East African prison camp in 1943, Italian POW Felice Benuzzi needed a challenge to regain his sense of purpose. He made a plan that seemed crazy -- to break out of the camp, climb Mount Kenya, and break back in. In this week's episode of...
From: Boing Boing | By: Futility Closet | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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First taking up residence in the Silverstream Priory in 2012, the monks received approval from the Holy See earlier this year.
From: IrishCentral | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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How to build and train an image caption generator using a TensorFlow notebook.Image caption generation models combine recent advances in computer vision and machine translation to produce realistic image captions using neural networks. Neural image caption...
From: O'Reilly Radar | By: Raul Puri, Daniel Ricciardelli | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Italian police broke up a protest by environmentalists trying prevent the removal of a grove of olive trees dating back centuries standing in the way of a $40 billion pipeline to bring Asian gas to Europe. The trees, including some more than 100 years...
From: Free Republic | By: U.S. News & World Report | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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They serve a much bigger purpose than simply being the cutest member of a wedding party.
From: Reader's Digest | By: Morgan Cutolo | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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  Kim Zolciak Biermann and Kroy Biermann are putting their vow renewals on hold after the mom-of-six got a case of cold feet in Italy! “I asked Kroy to, I… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Radar Staff | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Authorities have identified the 35-year-old man who died while skiing Friday morning at Loveland Ski Area died after apparently striking a tree.
From: Denver Post | By: Jesse Paul | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The second installment of Michael Grant's Front Lines series; a debut about a 17-year-old who can't feel pain; and the conclusion to Kevin Waltman's D-Bow’s High School Hoops series
From: School Library Journal | By: SLJ | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Time to up your skills.
From: HitFix | By: christopherosburn | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Italian police broke up a protest by environmentalists trying prevent the removal of a grove of olive trees dating back centuries standing in the way of a US$40 billion pipeline to bring Asian gas to Europe.
From: Channel News Asia | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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As if you needed more workday distractions, Tinder has just announced it’s new venture — Tinder for desktop. Called Tinder Online, the site is designed specifically for developing markets with limited mobile storage and bad data plans. That said,...
From: High Snobiety | By: Lia McGarrigle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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BARI/MILAN (Reuters) - Italian police broke up a protest by environmentalists trying prevent the removal of a grove of olive trees dating back centuries standing in the way of a $40 billion pipeline to bring Asian gas to Europe.
From: The Star Malaysia | By: By Vincenzo Damiani and Giancarlo Navach | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Selena Gomez revealed the real reason she has been following her new boyfriend The Weeknd on his international tour. Selena Gomez and The Weeknd have only been dating for about three months (since January) and the actress and pop singer has already traveled...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Amanda Katherine | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Tinder’s popular dating app is now accessible via online web. Today, the love-matching company announced a desktop version of its app dubbed Tinder Online. The new platform is pegged as "your English professor's worst nightmare” since it allows you...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Welcome to the Sweetest Debut, a regular installment in which we reach out to debut (or near-debut, we’re flexible!) fiction, poetry and nonfiction authors working with presses of all sizes and find out about their pop culture diets, their writing...
From: Flavorwire | By: Sarah Seltzer | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The weekend’s 60th anniversary of the launching of the EU project saw anti-EU protesters on the streets in Rome, but it also saw counter-protests everywhere from Britain to Warsaw....
From: Christian Science Monitor | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Tinder is finally breaking free of its app. The company is beginning to test a new web-based version of its service that allows people to access Tinder from a browser, rather than its mobile app. Called Tinder Online, the service is being tested in a...
From: Mashable | By: Karissa Bell | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In the eyes of hecklers and impatient optimists, the world of Italian director Michelangelo Antonioni is one of bleak boredom and self-indulgent despair. Stillness, silence, and long, long shots are composed to deliver an ongoing meditation, an expression...
From: Roger Ebert | By: Sasha Kohan | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Photographer Manfredi Pantanella's cinematic images reveal the stories behind UFO believers.
From: Time | By: Alexandra Genova | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Athleta is a new Italian sports magazine based on the first ideal of athletic competition, of surpassing oneself. Published from Verona by photographer Giovanni Gallio it focuses on imagery of sport, with a series of photographic reports from different...
From: Mag Culture | By: Jeremy Leslie | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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“Whenever you get the new generation, you get new language, and whenever you get new language you get people saying it’s not news because ‘you’re not doing it the way I did,'” said Mika Rahkonen, head of development at Finland’s national...
From: Nieman Journalism Lab | By: Shan Wang | Monday, March 27, 2017
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They're more than just good-looking decorations.
From: Reader's Digest | By: Claire Nowak | Monday, March 27, 2017
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What if the Colosseum was invaded by a giant octopus squirming its legs in and out of the columns? Or how would the statue of David look in a pair of boxers? London-based paper artist and photographer Rich McCor, who goes by "Paperboyo," looks at landmarks...
From: Mashable | By: Samantha Scelzo | Monday, March 27, 2017
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The following two articles by the one and only Seymour Krim appear in his bitchin’...
From: Bronx Banter | By: Alex Belth | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Welcome to “Second Glance,” a bi-weekly column that spotlights an older film of note that was not as commercially or critically successful as it should’ve been. This week, we take a look at Martin Scorsese’s 1986 sequel to The Hustler, The Color...
From: Flavorwire | By: Jason Bailey | Monday, March 27, 2017
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World No. 4 Kei Nishikori played through pain but was eliminated by world No. 40 Fabio Fognini of Italy 6-4, 6-2 in the quarterfinals at the Miami Open on Wednesday. On top of the left knee injury he sustained a day earlier in the fourth round, the 27-year-old...
From: Japan Times | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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It’s that time of the month and all you want to do is stay in bed. If you are a woman employed in Italy, you might soon get to do that if you can prove you suffer from painful periods. The Italian parliament is considering a bill that would require...
From: Free Republic | By: Toronto Star | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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One hundred years ago, on April 6, 1917, the United States entered World War I. The ongoing conflict ended just 19 months later with an Allied victory. The United States did not win the war alone, given the far earlier and greater sacrifices of Great...
From: Free Republic | By: Townhall.com | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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Three men from Kosovo and an unidentified minor have been arrested in Venice on suspicion of plotting to blow up the city's celebrated Rialto Bridge, Italian police said Thursday. The post Italy foils plot to blow up Rialto Bridge in Venice appeared...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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MILAN (Reuters) - Three employees of BT Group's Italian unit warned their Madrid-based supervisor in November 2015 about possible accounting problems at BT Italy, one of the three said, a year before the phone company revealed financial irregularities...
From: Reuters | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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Pragati: India has tremendous advantages as a producer of tourism, but its tourism sector is far too small. India is underperforming and in the process giving up tens of billions of dollars in foreign exchange revenue that could lift millions out of...
From: Marginal Revolution | By: Alex Tabarrok | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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Remember last year when CETA, the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the EU, was on, then off, then on again, then off again, and finally on again? After that, CETA was ratified by the European Union, and now needs to be approved...
From: Techdirt | By: Glyn Moody | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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[The Conversation Africa] The signing of the Treaty of Rome, which established the European Economic Community (EEC) 60 years ago in March 1957, came at a tumultuous time in relations between Europe and Africa.
From: All Africa | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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