President-Elect Biden’s Inauguration Merch Gets The High Fashion Treatment

Back in September 2020 before election results were announced (and baselessly questioned), Believe in Better merchandise was launched in support of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, urging everyone to vote. Designers from Thom Browne to Carly Cushnie backed the campaign in support of the candidates. Now that the inauguration is on the…

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How to Survive a Divorce?

It is believed that by the strength of emotional experiences, divorce is equal to a natural disaster. Today we will share how to deal with this scourge. Let yourself grieve Don’t judge yourself for how you feel and don’t try to suppress and remove negative emotions. Anger, sadness, devastation, and depression are all normal human…

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What Does a More Contagious Virus Mean for Schools?

“When we look at what’s happened in the U.K. and think about this new variant, and we see all the case numbers going up, we have to remember it in the context of schools being open with virtually no modification at all,” Dr. Jenkins said. “I would like to see a real-life example of that…

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The Misty Effect

She was Prince’s muse, a former member of President Obama’s Council of Fitness, Sports and Nutrition, inspired a documentary, starred in a Disney film…and so much more. As the first African American female principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland is a legend. She broke the ballerina mold and fought for diversity on and…

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Which Americans Can Get a Covid-19 Vaccine Now? Full Guidance

The U.S. government, faced with an unrelenting surge in coronavirus cases, issued recommendations this week regarding which people in the country should be vaccinated first. Here are answers to some common questions. Who is now eligible to be vaccinated, according to federal guidance? Alex M. Azar II, the health secretary, urged all states on Tuesdat…

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L.G.B.T.Q. TV Representation Falls for First Time in 5 Years, Glaad Finds

For the first time in five years, L.G.B.T.Q. representation on television decreased, an annual report by the L.G.B.T. advocacy organization Glaad has found. The percentage of regular characters scheduled to appear on prime-time scripted broadcast television who identified as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer decreased to 9.1 percent in the 2020-21 season, from the…

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With Pastry Beers, Have Your Cake and Drink It, Too

Rachel Edwards has a pretty sweet job. As the head brewer of Oozlefinch Beers & Blending in Fort Monroe, Va., she thinks like a pastry chef, writing beer recipes that use toasted coconut, marshmallows, fruit purées and “more vanilla beans than I can even tell you,” Ms. Edwards said. She checks ingredient combinations with “The…

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Negative Coronavirus Test Required For Travelers Entering U.S.

According to a C.D.C. order, airlines must comply with these rules to receive permission to disembark passengers in the United States. What kind of tests are required? The C.D.C. stipulates that negative results need to come out of a test that can detect an ongoing infection, by picking up on pieces of the pathogen itself.…

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Mike D Sells Hester Diamond’s Art at Auction

(Some years later, Mr. Diamond said, “my dad convinced Uncle Joe to rent an apartment to Bill de Kooning, and he tried to broker a deal with Uncle Joe that Bill de Kooning would pay him in paintings. Which of course would have made him a billionaire upon death — but he turned down the…

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