What Is ‘Us’ About? Here Are Some of the More Interesting Theories

Is Jordan Peele’s “Us” a metaphor for our politically polarized moment, a rallying cry for the dispossessed 99 percent or simply a nifty home-invasion movie? This horror hit from the director of “Get Out” is designed to keep audiences guessing, and each viewer is likely to leave with his or her own interpretation of what…

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Medical News Today: Is it safe to take Humira and alcohol together?

Many doctors consider it safe for people to drink alcohol in moderation while taking Humira. However, there is little research into how alcohol and Humira interact, so researchers may not yet know the risks. According to Humira’spatient information sheets, «There are no particular risks associated with alcohol when you are taking HUMIRA.» Adalimumab (Humira) is…

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It’s No Secret: She Developed a Filter. He Became More Outgoing.

Because marriage is an ever-evolving experience, we constantly shift, change and, in some cases, start over. In It’s No Secret, couples share thoughts about commitment and tell us what they have learned along the way. Who Rose Mandelsberg, 62, and Raphael Weiss, 60. Occupations She is a former editor in chef of True Detective magazine.…

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Can Food Tours Stray From the Beaten Path Without Ruining the Experience?

In the remote coastal villages of Russia’s Far East, where the nomadic Chukchi still hunt walrus with handcrafted ivory-headed harpoons, it is ritual to offer visitors freshly caught meat. “You cannot refuse,” said Barbara Muckermann, the chief marketing officer of Silversea Cruises, whose ships dock in the region several times a year. “Sharing food is…

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Off the Menu: Thailand’s South Gets Its Due in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Headliner Nora Thai Lately, when it comes to Thai food in New York, the spotlight has been on the spice-fueled cuisine of the Isan region, in the northeast. But the restaurateur Kittigron Lertpanaruk, also known as Khun Oh, is from the south, where curries dominate, and he feels it’s time to give that part of…

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Noted: Why Is Silicon Valley So Obsessed With the Virtue of Suffering?

The wealthy of Silicon Valley ought to be living their very best lives right now. John Doerr, an early Amazon and Google investor, calls their moment “the greatest legal accumulation of wealth in history.” And yet, the people of Silicon Valley seem determined to make themselves miserable. They sit in painful, silent meditations for weeks…

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Skin Deep: Chelsea Handler Will Not Be Changing Her Face

Image Chelsea HandlerCreditElizabeth Weinberg for The New York Times Thirsting for some real beauty talk? Chelsea Handler is ready to dish. Ms. Handler, 44, has a new book, “Life Will Be the Death of Me,” which will be out April 9. Here she shares her favorite beauty products and explains why the pressures of Hollywood…

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Nike Celebrates Air Max Day with the Throwback Future Pack

Calling all sneaker heads: Today is Nike’s annual Air Max Day (a day that celebrates the birth of the iconic footwear style) and to commemorate the brand’s launching the Air Max Throwback Future pack. Featuring some of the most iconic Air Max styles, including the Air Max 97 and the Air Max 720, «the pack…

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