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Issue No. 33

The View from Here

So that’s what the White House purges were about. They weren’t political payback—they were for our protection!

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Murder in Fairfield County May 24, 2019: Jennifer Dulos suddenly goes missing. The children are taken to Manhattan. And Fotis Dulos is a very busy man

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Has Anyone Seen Mrs. Harvey Weinstein? After this week, his future is suitably bleak. But what about his ex-wife Georgina Chapman’s?

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A French Kiss-Off Coronavirus be damned—at Paris Fashion Week, the shows must go on

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White House of Horrors A scandal that prefigured today’s appalling Trump escapades. Plus: chasing, and catching, Cosby

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“Whom shall I say is arresting?”

Suicide Watch Caroline Flack, the engaging former host of Love Island, is the third person from the show to kill herself. Beneath the Botox and bikinis lie some dark secrets

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Change of Pace

Along with the September 2019 opening of its aluminum-clad headquarters at 540 West 25 Street came the monumental announcement that Arne Glimcher, who founded Pace Gallery exactly 60 years ago, was finally passing the torch to his second son, Marc. READ ON

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Disney’s Real Wizard In his 15 years running the company, Bob Iger brought many prizes into the fold: Pixar, Lucasfilm, and Marvel. One of his other brilliant moves was bringing in Alan Horn

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“Sorry, I can’t make it tonight—I have too good a parking spot.”

Bohemian Rhapsody Photographs of Andy Warhol, Loulou de la Falaise, and Marisa Berenson capture the birth of 60s cool


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Flower Power Drag diva, fashion model, and budding beauty impresario Violet Chachki specializes in her own brand of feminine mystique


Money Talks, Bullshit Squawks A former Deutsche Bank rookie tries to make sense of the business babble on the 44th floor

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Give Him a Pen …

The graphic designer George Him was that mythical beast critics are always hunting for: someone who made avant-garde art for a mass audience. Born Jerzy Himmelfarb in Poland at the turn of the last century, he left safely before the Nazi invasion, relocated to Britain, and became—with the help of his newly Anglicized name and his old graphic-design partner, Jan Le Witt—one of the essential modern commercial artists. READ ON

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The Shadow of Vesuvius: A Life of Pliny

by Daisy Dunn
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Unspeakable: The Autobiography

by John Bercow
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The Watergate Girl: My Fight for Truth and Justice Against a Criminal President

by Jill Wine-Banks
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Short List

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Mark Morris When one of the most influential choreographers alive today has a minute to himself, he reads

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It Takes One to Know One The author of a biography of Dave Brubeck on the jazz pianist’s little-known friendship with bebop sensation Charlie Parker

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Vroom with a View Europe’s 10 most scenic train journeys offer a smart—and eco-friendly—way to see the Continent

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“Do you ever feel like every TED Talk winds up being about the same thing?”

Soprano from the North Country

If you are an opera-lover or a culture enthusiast, get yourself to London in early March for Beethoven’s Fidelio, to be sung by Lise Davidsen and Jonas Kaufmann at the Royal Opera House. While Kaufmann is undoubtedly the world’s most sought-after operatic tenor, the primary draw is Davidsen. This newly minted Norwegian soprano possesses what many are calling the most important voice to have emerged in decades, and it could possibly prove to be the most important voice of the century. What makes it so momentous? READ ON

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Let There Be Lights In the Arctic Circle, igloos and the aurora borealis done right


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Issue No. 33
February 29, 2020
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Issue No. 33
February 29, 2020
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