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It matters what our presidents eat

And author Adrian Miller wants to pay homage to the largely African American cooks who have fed them with his new book August 31, 2017Julia Bainbridge Adrian MillerPhotograph courtesy of UNC Press What our presidents eat says a lot about their tastes, but also about our times. In 1939, FDR served hot dogs to King George VI. (Bold move.) And ...

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French magazine mocks Harvey’s victims: ‘God Exists! He Drowned All the Neo Nazis of Texas!’

French satire magazine Charlie Hebdo has ignited a firestorm on social media this week with an especially controversial cover about Hurricane Harvey. Charlie Hebdo, which gained international notoriety for its irreverent cartoons of the prophet Muhammad and a subsequent attack on its office by gunmen who killed 12 people in 2015, released the cover for its upcoming issue on Facebook ...

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Fall Arts 2017: Books – By zruskin – August 31, 2017

Sing, Unburied, SingBy Jesmyn WardSept. 5, Scribner After winning the National Book Award for Salvage the Bones, Jesmyn Ward returns with a novel that draws from Faulkner, The Odyssey, and Toni Morrison in equal measure. Set on Mississippi’s Gulf Coast, Sing, Unburied, Sing, tells the story of Leonie, the drug-addicted mother to Jojo and Kayla, who takes her children on ...

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New cover of French magazine Charlie Hebdo mocks Texans affected by Hurricane Harvey flooding

The French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo appeared to make fun of those impacted by the devastating flooding in southeastern Texas on its latest cover, painting Texans as neo-Nazis. The cover of the weekly magazine reads “God Exists! He Drowned All the Neo-Nazis of Texas” and shows an image of swastika flags and arms giving the Nazi salute submerged in water, ...

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I DO Magazine: One love

The Couple: Maronia & Anthony 20 August 2016Maronia, 27 years, salesgirl and Anthony, 32 years, fitter held their wedding mass at St George’s Basilica in Victoria, Gozo before a reception at Villa Fiorita, Marsalforn Maronia and Anthony have known each other since they were teenagers; they used to form part of the same group of friends. They used to ...

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CBSE amends order, allows schools to run shops to sell books | education

New Delhi Amending its April directive, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has now allowed schools to open shops on premises to sell NCERT books, stationery and other material required by students. CBSE had in April asked schools to not run as “commercial establishments” and stop selling books and uniforms on the premises. However, the board has now allowed ...

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Geneva Cruz bares all in U.S. magazine

Published 2:52 PM, August 31, 2017 Updated 3:26 PM, August 31, 2017 COVER GIRL. Geneva Cruz is on the cover of ‘Coco’ Magazine’s body issue. The former Smokey Mountain member has been based in the US for a number of years now, with her son Heaven and daughter London. Screengrab form Instagram/@genevacruzofficial MANILA, Philippines – US-based Filipino singer Geneva Cruz ...

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