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Obies Honor ‘A Strange Loop’ and ‘Heroes of the Fourth Turning’

Obies Honor ‘A Strange Loop’ and ‘Heroes of the Fourth Turning’

Obies Honor ‘A Strange Loop’ and ‘Heroes of the Fourth Turning’ Obies Honor ‘A Strange Loop’ and ‘Heroes of the Fourth Turning’ “A Strange Loop,” Michael R. Jackson’s meta-musical about race, sexuality and musical theater, and “Heroes of the Fourth Turning,” Will Arbery’s play about faith and politics in a corner of the conservative Catholic world, were the most-honored shows …

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Meet the Heroes Fighting on the Front Lines Against Covid-19

Meet the Heroes Fighting on the Front Lines Against Covid-19

Meet the Heroes Fighting on the Front Lines Against Covid-19 Meet the Heroes Fighting on the Front Lines Against Covid-19 The New York Times Presents: ‘They Get Brave’ Producers/Directors Samantha Stark, Alexandra Garcia, John Pappas, Lora Moftah Watch on Friday at 10 p.m. on FX and streaming on Hulu. As the first Covid-19 patients started showing up in New York …

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The Unsung Heroes of Fashion, Now Mostly Unemployed

The Unsung Heroes of Fashion, Now Mostly Unemployed The Unsung Heroes of Fashion, Now Mostly Unemployed In a pre-coronavirus world, hundreds of editors, clients, stylists and celebrities would have converged on Paris this weekend, clacking over the cobblestones in their kitten heels for the couture shows. Those singular displays of fashion art — handmade clothes custom-ordered by the very few …

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Hoping Llamas Will Become Coronavirus Heroes

Hoping Llamas Will Become Coronavirus Heroes

Hoping Llamas Will Become Coronavirus Heroes Hoping Llamas Will Become Coronavirus Heroes Winter is a 4-year-old chocolate-colored llama with spindly legs, ever-so-slightly askew ears and envy-inducing eyelashes. Some scientists hope she might be an important figure in the fight against the novel coronavirus. She is not a superpowered camelid. Winter was simply the lucky llama chosen by researchers in Belgium, …

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Celebrating Literature’s Slacker Heroes, Idlers and Liers-In

Celebrating Literature’s Slacker Heroes, Idlers and Liers-In

Dwight Garner surveys the varied and glorious classic works on indolence. Source link

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Coronavirus: James McAvoy reveals Masks for NHS Heroes campaign has raised almost £1.5m

Coronavirus: James McAvoy reveals Masks for NHS Heroes campaign has raised almost £1.5m

James McAvoy has thanked the public after a crowdfunding campaign raised almost £1.5m to provide protective equipment for medical workers fighting the battle against coronavirus. The actor received praise for drawing attention to the campaign, to which he personally donated £275,000. The campaign target was initially £200,000 but was then raised to £500,000. The doctors write in their appeal: “Unfortunately …

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The Rising Heroes of the Coronavirus Era? Nations’ Top Nerds

The Rising Heroes of the Coronavirus Era? Nations’ Top Nerds

Unaccustomed to the outsize attention to their every word and action, some of the new national darlings have found themselves on the receiving end of brutal criticism. Professor Tsiodras was criticized by some in Greece after footage emerged showing him standing at the pulpit of a seemingly empty church, even though the Greek government had demanded that services be suspended …

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