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Weekend Words: Mess

by Weekend Editors on July 27, 2014

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“‘It’s a very tangled mess,’ said Gary Samore, a former national security aide to Mr. Obama.” That’s the sum of current events as reported in an article on Obama’s response to the crises mounting around the world that appeared in Wednesday’s New York Times. Samore continues: “You name it, the world is aflame. Foreign policy […]

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Weekend Words: Rain

by Weekend Editors on July 20, 2014

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By mid-July, more rain has fallen in the New York region (5.19 inches) than the typical average for the entire month (4.6 inches).

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Weekend Words: Stone

by Weekend Editors on July 13, 2014

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On Wednesday, Hyperallergic’s Jillian Steinhauer brought the news of Marina Abramović’s latest endeavor, a video collaboration with Adidas reenacting the artist’s performance piece, “Work/Relation,” from 1978.

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Weekend Words: Copy

by Weekend Editors on July 6, 2014

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Has forging Pollocks become the latest in copycat crimes? This week Claire Voon brought to Hyperallergic readers the story of New York painter John Re, who was charged with selling nearly two million dollars’ worth of fake Jackson Pollocks since 2005.

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Weekend Words: Cell

by Weekend Editors on June 29, 2014

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The Supreme Court has ruled 9-0 that your cell shouldn’t land you in a cell.

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Weekend Words: Coffee

by Weekend Editors on June 22, 2014

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Last weekend’s Weekend Word was tea; this week, equal time for coffee.

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Weekend Words: Tea

by Weekend Editors on June 15, 2014

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This week, the Tea Party reared its ugly head and Eric Cantor is singing the blues.

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Two-hundred twenty-five years ago today, James Madison proposed twelve amendments to the United States constitution. Three and a half months later, ten of the twelve were ratified, and have since become known as the Bill of Rights.

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Weekend Words: Cash

by Weekend Editors on June 1, 2014

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This week the Guardian reported that a Dutch man who received brain implants to treat “a severe form of obsessive compulsive disorder” has developed “a sudden and powerful love for the music of Johnny Cash.”

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Good news for a change: this week, Hyperallergic’s Jillian Steinhauer covered the opening of McNally Jackson’s Picture Room on Mulberry Street in Manhattan, a new shop “devoted to prints, editions, posters, and art and artists’ books.”

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