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Austrian Lockdown Covers Schools and Stores, but Not Ski Hills

Austrian Lockdown Covers Schools and Stores, but Not Ski Hills

Austrian Lockdown Covers Schools and Stores, but Not Ski Hills Austrian Lockdown Covers Schools and Stores, but Not Ski Hills Most of their European neighbors can only dream of snow-covered slopes while they endure holiday lockdowns, but Austrians are jamming ski resort parking lots and lift lines, defying social distancing rules as they take to the runs of their alpine …

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The African Crested Rat Covers Itself With Poison That Can Take Out an Elephant

The African Crested Rat Covers Itself With Poison That Can Take Out an Elephant

The African Crested Rat Covers Itself With Poison That Can Take Out an Elephant The African Crested Rat Covers Itself With Poison That Can Take Out an Elephant For a rodent that resembles the love child of a skunk and a steel wool brush, the African crested rat carries itself with a surprising amount of swagger. The rats “very much …

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Rapper DMX covers social distancing in Bible study video on Instagram

Rapper DMX covers social distancing in Bible study video on Instagram

Rapper DMX covers social distancing in Bible study video on Instagram Rapper DMX covers social distancing in Bible study video on Instagram Rapper DMX has treated his followers on social media to a personal Bible study video during coronavirus lockdown. The artist appeared on Instagram Live last Friday, reading passages from Ecclesiastes. Addressing the ongoing social distancing requirements, DMX refers to “a time …

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Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong covers ‘That Thing You Do’ in tribute to Adam Schlesinger

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong covers 'That Thing You Do' in tribute to Adam Schlesinger

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong has paid tribute to the late Adam Schlesinger with a cover of ‘That Thing You Do!’. The “American Idiot” singer has been recording his own version of classic songs from lockdown for a series titled “No Fun Mondays” over on his YouTube channel. In this week’s video, Armstrong covered the fictional hit Schlesinger wrote for Tom Hanks’s …

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‘A Curious History of Sex’ Covers Aphrodisiacs, Bicycles, Graham Crackers and More

‘A Curious History of Sex’ Covers Aphrodisiacs, Bicycles, Graham Crackers and More

There is no room to explain the context, but if the following is information you need during this crisis, perhaps you should print out this bit of Lister’s wisdom and post it somewhere visible: “A farting, giggling fit that lasts an afternoon is not an orgasm.” This is the sort of thing the C.D.C. will never tell you. This is …

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In ‘Three Poems,’ Hannah Sullivan Writes Beautifully and Covers a Lot of Ground

Hannah Sullivan, the author of “Three Poems.”

There’s a bit of both Frederick Seidel and T.S. Eliot in the press of her sentences, the crisp progress of her rhyming couplets. They capture the city in what seems to be the early aughts: Once a year you go in a cab to the Bohemian Beer GardenAnd eat pink, flayed kielbasa, penile and artery-hardening, While elderly men dance to …

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Congressman covers face with scarf to gavel in ‘pro-forma’ House session

Congressman covers face with scarf to gavel in ‘pro-forma’ House session

A Democratic congressman covered his face with a brown scarf to gavel the House of Representatives into session, amid the coronavirus pandemic. Virginia congressman Don Beyer wore a brown scarf that covered most of his face, in addition to gloves on Friday, the same day it was reported that half of Americans wore face masks while outside in the last week. During long recesses …

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