The NYT Is on It: Zendaya Is Meechee Is a Post-Vine Vine

Vine was all about the economy of seconds: How much physical humor, how many comedic turns, how satisfying a story arc could be squished into a six-and-a-half second video? Gabriel Gundacker had mastered the medium (and earned more than 800,000 followers) before Vine shut down in 2016. Since then, he’s largely reverted to more traditional,…

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Anti-Age Brow Makeup

Eyebrows also change with age: they can thin out and droop a little. We are ready for these changes, and we know how to correct them with the help of make-up. Do not overdo it with plucking eyebrows In particular, this refers to the base of the eyebrow, because it is crucial in creating the…

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On Repeat: 10 Designers on What Helps Them Get Their Work Done

Advertisement On Repeat Watching a classic “Sex and the City” episode, hydrating like a tennis player and other habits creative people in fashion have while on deadline. Sept. 25, 2018 Humans, including those in the fashion world, are creatures of habit — with days punctuated by highly specific rituals. In our series On Repeat, creative…

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Cocktails the Lazy Way, at the End of the Day

Clean, bright lemons and fat green olives rest in wooden bowls beside a paring knife and cutting board. A mixing glass and coupe have chilled for hours. There’s an unlimited supply of fresh, unblemished ice. With an almost contemplative intensity of focus, I make myself a martini. Someone else will do the cleaning up. Oh,…

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Appendicitis? Antibiotics May Be All You Need

Image Antibiotics may be a good option for many cases of appendicitis. Several randomized trials have shown that treating appendicitis with antibiotics rather than surgery may be safe and effective, but the long-term effects of avoiding an appendectomy have been unclear. Now in a new study, published in JAMA, researchers did a five-year follow-up of…

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Malaysia’s Coffee and Tea Culture Take Root in Chinatown

In Malaysia, a kopitiam is an informal cafe serving coffee, tea, breakfast, snacks and classic dishes. Newly relocated to East Broadway, Kopitiam is a Manhattan restaurant that does all those things, with certain all-day dishes such as pan mee, a noodle soup, served from morning through evening.

10 Frequently Asked Wedding Etiquette Questions

If you’re planning a big, fancy wedding — or even a more modest affair — you need to know how to put it all together properly. This is where wedding-etiquette preparation may help. “Protocol, respect and behavior are still crucial,” said Myka Meier, the founder of Beaumont Etiquette, a consultancy firm in New York. “But…

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