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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 23:33:43 GMTSkip Williamson with a portrait of Snappy Sammy Smoot in 1971.Mr. Williamson, whose comics in the 1960s and ’70s reflected his radical politics, included savage caricatures and characters like Snappy Sammy Smoot.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:09:52 GMTTheresa May, the prime minister of Britain, wearing a coat and dress by LK Bennett for an article in the April issue of American Vogue.When she appeared in a glossy shoot in American Vogue, the first British prime minister to do so, her clothes spoke volumes.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:59:14 GMTThe Wall Street Journal newsroom in New York in 2010. The Journal published an editorial on Tuesday night that called President Trump “his own worst political enemy.”The editorial said President Trump was damaging his presidency with “exaggerations, evidence-free accusations, implausible denials and other falsehoods.”
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:33:57 GMTA promotion for “Iron Man 3” in Beijing in 2013. Growth in Chinese ticket sales last year was held back by factors including a crackdown on box office fraud and fewer ticket subsidies.Increased ticket sales in countries like Brazil and Japan could not offset steep declines in places like Germany, Britain and Mexico. China was flat.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:33:08 GMTGoogle’s complex at Menlo Park, Calif., in November.After complaints from brands whose content was shown alongside offensive material online, the search giant pledged to improve its safeguards.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 21:18:39 GMTJimmy Breslin looking for the subject of his next column in his office at The Daily News in 1985. Mr. Breslin died on Sunday at 88.From the long arc of his public work and life, the New York City columnist often stepped away from the crowd and told stories of people who were ignored.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 21:07:43 GMTRobert B. Silvers in his office at The New York Review of Books in 2012.Mr. Silvers brought to The Review’s pages a self-effacing sense of devotion that made him indistinguishable from the publication, and it from him.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:41:06 GMTFrom left, Tommy Vietor, Jon Lovett and Jon Favreau are former members of the Obama White House who founded the podcast “Pod Save America.”Former members of the Obama White House are using their podcast, “Pod Save America,’’ to counter President Trump on his terrain. (And they have advertisers.)
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:50:20 GMTJimmy Breslin in 1970.With prose that was savagely funny, deceptively simple and poorly imitated, Mr. Breslin created his own distinct rhythm in the hurly-burly music of newspapers.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:55:52 GMTNow is a good time to buy a television as advances in electronics have improved picture quality, experts say.If you have not bought a television in the last two years, now is a good time to buy one because improvements make for superior picture quality, experts said.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 01:12:08 GMTStudents in Philadelphia waiting for an autograph from Angie Thomas, whose novel, “The Hate U Give,” won critical raves.A new generation of authors is embracing writing as activism, tackling issues like racial bias, police violence and the Black Lives Matter movement.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 22:16:39 GMTN.C.A.A. sponsors have to get creative to capture the imagination without being able to use the college athletes themselves. Case in point: These Pizza Hut high-top sneakers can order pizza.Companies spend more than $1 billion on TV ads tied to the men’s basketball tournament, but none of them can use the names or likenesses of the athletes.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 23:06:15 GMTJaime Naugle, a driver for the ride-sharing app Fasten, with a passenger in Austin, Tex.The two all-but-ubiquitous ride-sharing apps no longer operate in Austin, Tex. But the city doesn’t seem to be hurting, even in the midst of a huge festival.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 01:17:37 GMTJimmy Breslin of The New York Daily News in 1986, when he won the Pulitzer Prize for commentary.The columnist Jimmy Breslin’s death pushes a worrisome trend into view: As news organizations chase broader readership, they risk losing a local focus.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 21:50:52 GMTMusic-festival season has begun in Austin, which means festival style is in full swing too.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 17:25:47 GMTJohn Herbers in October 1982.Mr. Herbers reported on national affairs including racial violence in the Deep South, protests against the Vietnam War, the assassination of Senator Robert F. Kennedy and the Watergate scandal.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 20:24:24 GMTNew publications featuring long-form narrative journalism produced by women and about women are finding an audience.Enough with sex and diet tips: Several publications are going with deeply reported articles.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 19:51:17 GMTGeorge Braziller in an undated photograph. He was known for prioritizing literary quality over profits.Mr. Braziller searched the world for promising writers — bringing the work of Jean-Paul Sartre to America — and gave new life to historic manuscripts.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 21:18:04 GMTAn advertisement for Thinx underwear. Since the presidential election, the company has moved its branding from vaguely political to outright partisan.Since the election, several companies have amped up their marketing strategies to pitch their products using outright partisan messages.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 15:49:21 GMTGeorge Osborne in Manchester, England, in July.Mr. Osborne will remain in Parliament while leading the widely read London daily, raising questions about how he will balance his various work commitments.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:00:02 GMTGeorge Washington’s profile at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, in the Black Hills of South Dakota.This gargantuan shrine to democracy has never felt so surreal.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 22:37:15 GMTA journalist sets her sights on becoming a sommelier, and learns that the training can be grueling for these “masochistic hedonists.”
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:34:47 GMTKory Stamper, a Merriam-Webster lexicographer, in a basement storage area at the company’s Springfield, Mass., headquarters.Kory Stamper reveals the secret life of dictionaries in her book “Word by Word,” and in a visit to headquarters (oddities in the basement included).