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Binge-Watch Guilt: When Must See TV Becomes Too Much

After realizing that binge-watching television is leaving them exhausted, Wade and Gary attempt to unplug after 6pm — to mixed results. “Just one more?”Gary asked...

Peek inside Christie’s Through “The Jewelery Archives Revealed”

By Vincent Meylan | ACC Publishing; $95 Christie’s is a jewelry lover’s dream — a repository where some of the world’s most valuable pieces have been protected and...

Just Desserts: Let Them Eat Much More Than Cake

Have a sweet tooth? One of the most indulgent trends in wedding celebrations is an extended dessert offering known as “the Viennese Hour.“...

A Brief History of Exactly How Not to Lose Weight

After trying everything — including going through life with grab bag of low-calorie condiments — Kevin finally finds what he’s been hungry for… The quickest glance in...

A Daring New MoMa Exhibit Asks: “Is Fashion Modern?”

Fashion may be subjective, but we’re pretty sure MoMa’s tantalizing new exhibit Items: Is Fashion Modern? (which opens October 1) will be turning heads. It consists of 111...

How to Get the Wines You Love to Pass the Taste Test

Are you wine tasting properly? We asked Eva Bertran, International Ambassador for Gloria Ferrer Caves and Vineyards (gloriaferrer.com), Winemaker Richard Olsen-Harbich from Bedell...

Wed in the World: Gay Marriage News from around the Globe

Gay marriage gets to a vote in Australia, is met with hostility in Haiti, and may divide the global Anglican church. Australia It’s been a bumpy path to marriage equality for...

Handpainted Loving Vincent Is a Film Feast for the Eyes

This visually unique motion picture employs the dreamlike “rotoscope” technique in which animation is traced over live motion picture footage, as seen in some of Richard...

Honeymooning in Antigua

Weddings can be hectic, so consider a honeymoon destination where you can really unwind. Blue Waters Resort & Spa in Antigua is an idyllic island paradise. Also known as...

Manhattan Sunday Morning Snapshots Capture Life after Last Call

Richard Renaldi captures the decadence of a club scene now that it’s no longer shaken by fear of an untreatable disease. In 1996, after a breakup with his boyfriend, Richard...

J.C. Leyendecker: The Greatest Gay Artist You Don’t Know

Bill Savoy spreads the gospel of J.C. Leyendecker, underappreciated genius and mentor to Norman Rockwell. Until two years ago, Bill Savoy was content to work on Broadway, quietly...

How to Rub Editor Paul Hagen the Wrong Way

It was on an assignment nearly 15 years ago that I received my first massage. Reviewing a new spa, I was sent for a massage and facial. Though I had no other professional massage...