Posts Tagged ‘Lifestyle’

Whoopi Goldberg Lists L.A. Home for $8.795 Million

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

The actress and talk-show host is selling her pink, Art Deco-style house in Pacific Palisades that she purchased in 1993.

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What’s the Future of Men’s Fashion? I Went to Italy to Find Out

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

At Pitti Uomo, the world’s largest clothing trade show, buyers and brands from around the world dictate what clothes you’ll find in store next year. WSJ’s men’s fashion columnist got a preview.

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A Chrysler Imperial That’s an Emblem of the Roaring ’20s

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Joe Wortley’s 1929 Chrysler Imperial roadster, once owned by boxing great Jack Dempsey, is a symbol of an era when sports stars were gods.

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The Rise of the Garage Doors

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

No longer just a portal to parked cars, these glassy garage doors open to let in the light (and the bugs).

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Hip-Hop’s Generation Gap: ‘Emo’ vs. ‘Dad’ Rap

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Rap has become the most-consumed music in America, but with its growth comes a new concern: a widening generation gap.

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How Tech Executives Monitor Their Teens on Social Media

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

How can parents keep up with smartphones? We asked tech executives how they manage their children’s social-media use.

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Laila Ali on Growing Up With ‘The Greatest’ Dad

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

The former professional boxer describes her childhood in a Los Angeles mansion, which included handing out $100 bills on the city streets. Today, she’s in the midst of a kitchen renovation.

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The Many Benefits of the Occasional Swear Word

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Cursing can promote social bonding, help us withstand pain and more.

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‘Star Trek’ Lives Long and Prospers in Pop Culture

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Never mind that other sci-fi movie with “Star” in its name: “Star Trek” has inspired a recent and surprising glut of TV shows and movies that reference it.

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James Patterson, Tom Colicchio and More on Popularity

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

WSJ. asks six luminaries to weigh in on a single topic. This month: Popularity.

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Before a Firing and a Hiring, a Coach’s Wiki Gets a Scrub

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Past allegations of violence against NFL coach Tom Cable were recently deleted from his Wikipedia by his wife. Then there was a tug-of-war to restore the page.

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‘In the Tower: Anne Truitt’ Review: Totemic Titan of Color

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

A focused exhibition sheds light on Anne Truitt’s luminous minimalism.

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Review: Deciding Against the Paper Chase

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

High costs, indifferent teachers, hours devoted to subjects that have little to do with earning a living in the real world: Is it all worth it? Naomi Schaefer Riley reviews ‘The Case Against Education’ by Bryan Caplan and ‘Rethinking School’ by Susan Wise Bauer.

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Conveyor-Belt Sushi Restaurant’s Latest Menu Rollout: Omakase

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

A Japanese restaurant in New York’s Flatiron District known for its meals offered on a conveyor belt is rolling out a new tasting menu—literally.

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Inside Beats President Luke Wood’s John Lautner-Designed L.A. Home

Monday, January 15th, 2018

One of Lautner’s masterworks was left unfinished until Wood and his wife decided to realize his plan—and update it for the 21st century.

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Pound for Pound, She Stays Strong After Beating Cancer

Monday, January 15th, 2018

A breast cancer survivor took up a fitness routine inspired by drumming and found herself in the best shape of her life.

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What Is the Perfect Age?

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Researchers are studying when we feel our best and why—giving new relevance to the question of the ideal age.

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The Crazy Play that Launched the Vikings Past the Saints

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Vikings quarterback Case Keenum connected with receiver Stefon Diggs on a 61-yard touchdown as time expired to stun the Saints 29-24 in Sunday’s NFC Divisional playoff game.

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SAP Chief Lists Florida Home for $16.75 Million

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Bill McDermott, chief executive of the business software company, purchased the Jupiter Island home from country singer Alan Jackson.

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‘The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story’ Review: A Focus on the Manhunt

Friday, January 12th, 2018

This compelling series is much more about the character of a serial killer than about the couture icon.

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Tom Brady’s a Legend, but New England Is ‘Garoppolonoid’

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Despite Tom Brady’s commitment to eternal life, there is unrest in New England.

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‘Paddington 2’ Review: Paws That Refresh and Delight

Friday, January 12th, 2018

In a rousing sequel, the children’s-book bear is falsely accused of stealing a priceless treasure.

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‘John Lithgow: Stories by Heart’ Review: Jumping Off the Page

Friday, January 12th, 2018

The actor offers animated readings of Ring Lardner’s ‘Haircut” and P.G. Wodehouse’s ‘Uncle Fred Flits By’ in his new one-man show.

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5 Wellness Resorts in Ultimate Bucket-List Destinations

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

A spa in the African bush? Forest bathing in the Himalayas? Here, 5 restorative luxury retreats that combine indulgence and adventure

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How Rian Johnson Kept His ‘Star Wars’ Script From Leaking Online

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

The writer/director of ‘The Last Jedi’ on top-secret screenplays, killing time between takes and the eerie similarities between Rome and a galaxy far, far away

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2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk: The Most Powerful SUV Ever?

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

With a 707-hp Hellcat engine under the hood, this muscle-car take on an SUV can hit 180 mph.

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Pour On the Oak: Rioja’s Reliably Aged Red Wines

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Approachable, affordable, well-aged and well-made, on the whole, the red wines of Rioja tend to be a safe bet. Occasionally, they’ll even surprise you. Lettie Teague picks the best.

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Golden Globes Style: We Hand Out Our Own Awards

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Although the stars overwhelmingly wore black, some stood out in a sea of noir. We single out 11 for distinctions from ‘Most Likely to Invest in Corgis’ to ‘Best Throwback Look.’

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Traveling to Cuba is (Still) Easier Than You Think

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Even with the latest round of changes to the U.S.-Cuba tourism policy, American vacationers can still legally visit. Our reporter sets out on a weeklong cycling trip in the Cuban countryside.

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Palm Beach Notches Big-Ticket Home Sales

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Once viewed as a bastion of older high-society snowbirds, Palm Beach is becoming hipper as younger families are drawn to the Florida island by low taxes, picturesque scenery and sunshine.

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