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Weekend Words: Crawl

by Weekend Editors on November 23, 2014

Fra Angelico,

On Thursday, amNewYork reported that the annual SantaCon charity bar crawl will not be heading for Bushwick this year.

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Weekend Words: Little

by Weekend Editors on November 16, 2014

Pieter Bruegel the Elder,

A week after he was declared a lame duck, President Obama signed an unprecedented climate pact with China. But is it too little too late?

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Weekend Words: Lame

by Weekend Editors on November 9, 2014

Leonardo da Vinci,

It’s the second weekend of November, and President Obama is officially a lame duck.

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Weekend Words: Habit

by Weekend Editors on November 2, 2014

Giacomo Ceruti,

Picasso is suddenly everywhere — at the Cubism exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum, in gallery shows of his photography and his portraits of Jacqueline Roque, and at the long-delayed reopening of his museum in Paris.

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Weekend Words: Weed

by Weekend Editors on October 26, 2014

Vincent van Gogh,

On the occasion of its 40th anniversary, High Times Magazine has issued High Times: A 40-Year History of the World’s Most Infamous Magazine, which The New York Times calls “a coffee table book for low, sticky coffee tables.”

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Weekend Words: Tower

by Weekend Editors on October 19, 2014

Marten van Valckenborch I, “Tower of Babel”

A new luxury condominium tower (104 units, $7,000,000-$95,000,000) under construction in Manhattan has just topped off at 1,396 feet — 150 feet taller than the Empire State Building.

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Weekend Words: Tax

by Weekend Editors on October 12, 2014

Marinus van Reymerswaele,

Good news from the IRS: you can be an artist even if you don’t make all that much money at it. Isn’t that what we needed to hear?

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Weekend Words: Fence

by Weekend Editors on October 5, 2014

Isaack van Ruisdael,

On Wednesday, Julia Pierson, the director of the Secret Service, resigned.

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Weekend Words: Contagious

by Weekend Editors on September 28, 2014

Nicolas Poussin,

The Ebola epidemic continues unabated.

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Weekend Words: Apple

by Weekend Editors on September 21, 2014

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While all eyes were on Apple’s Watch, CEO Tim Cook wrote an open letter which, according to CNET, “sought to reassure Apple’s customers that their data was safe from the prying eyes of government surveillance agencies, which have reportedly procured information on electronic communications from Google, Microsoft, and Yahoo, among others.”

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