| Nov 8, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Time magazine covers are no stranger to controversy. But did the latest one on Chris Christie go too far?
After the Republican New Jersey governor and potential 2016 presidential contender coasted to reelection on Tuesday, the magazine put out a...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Movies occasionally grow a little more topical due to current events -- earlier this year, coverage of Trayvon Martin’s killing and the George Zimmerman trial made conversations about “Fruitvale,” a drama about the fatal shooting of a...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The ruling elite ought not to mess with Mexico City's favorite restaurants. That might be one lesson from a recent scandal that this week brought down the head of the nation's consumer protection agency, whose daughter couldn't get a table at Maximo...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 6:54 PM
Hipster foodie friends are so hard to buy gifts for. They have exceptionally high standards, like to make most things themselves, and gravitate toward items labeled with the words rare, Brooklyn, limited, organic or artisan.
Meeting all the necessary...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 4:05 PM
The Rose Bowl was born a year before the flight at Kitty Hawk and was still kicking last year as Endeavor crawled through the streets of Los Angeles on the way to its final resting spot.
Between the Rose's first bloom in 1902 and this year's 100th game,...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Launched this spring, Modern Farmer is a new quarterly magazine that editor and founder, Ann Marie Gardner, calls "more farm than table."
The inaugural issue clocks in at a hefty 136 glossy, full-color pages and is packed with stories that cover a...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 8:01 AM
It took 13 visual-effects companies to keep pace with the outsized imagination of Walter Mitty, the hero of the film based on the 1939 short story by James Thurber. Starring and directed by Ben Stiller, the latest silver-screen adaptation, scheduled for a...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:33 PM
French vintners just don’t seem to be able to catch a break.
Mother Nature has been very, very bad this season to winemakers in Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne and Alsace, the country's most prestigious wine-growing regions.
A violent hailstorm...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:01 PM
The uproar over Time magazine’s article headlined "Gods of Food," which seemed to imply that culinary Olympus was a clubhouse where no women were allowed, continues to generate comment. The latest is a blog post on Time’s own website that...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:01 PM
No, really. Martha Stewart, the domestic goddess who can supposedly cook, decorate and get herself into and out of pleasant jail, can't seem to operate her camera phone and take a decent food photograph to save her life.
Stewart's Twitter bio reads...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Recognize the name Joan Smalls? If not, you soon will, according to Elle magazine.
At a time when magazine covers are dominated by celebrities hawking a new movie or TV show, and are criticized for their lack of diverse faces, Elle magazine kicks off...
| Jan 11, 2014
A book and a blanket on the sand would be enough to enjoy a getaway to Palm Coast and the Flagler County beaches, but one also should arrive with a thirst for shopping, history and the outdoors.
Hiking, camping and kayaking opportunities abound in...