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This Year’s Summer Campground: Our Bedrooms and Living Rooms

This Year’s Summer Campground: Our Bedrooms and Living Rooms

This Year’s Summer Campground: Our Bedrooms and Living Rooms This Year’s Summer Campground: Our Bedrooms and Living Rooms “We’ll do Zoom around the room,” Mr. Geisler said. “Everyone can show their big kick.” Those in an apartment kick the air rather than a soccer ball. Still, counselors try to keep energy high. “We’ll say: ‘OK, everybody, we’re going to unmute …

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Living Together in a Pandemic: How Are Your Relationships Faring?

Living Together in a Pandemic: How Are Your Relationships Faring?

Living Together in a Pandemic: How Are Your Relationships Faring? Living Together in a Pandemic: How Are Your Relationships Faring? It doesn’t take an expert to tell you that relationships can flourish — or wither — in times of stress. Add months on end without the ability to significantly mingle with others, along with the physical and emotional toll that …

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Love Letter: Living Alone in a Pandemic

Love Letter: Dating in the Middle of the Atlantic Ocean

Love Letter: Living Alone in a Pandemic Love Letter: Living Alone in a Pandemic [Sign up here to receive Love Letter, a weekly newsletter about relationship highs, lows and woes, in your inbox every Friday.] Like anything else, living alone has its perks and pitfalls, but being by yourself in a time of social isolation can present an array of …

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Saudi Arabia’s Big Dreams and Easy Living Hit a Wall

Saudi Arabia’s Big Dreams and Easy Living Hit a Wall

Saudi Arabia’s Big Dreams and Easy Living Hit a Wall Saudi Arabia’s Big Dreams and Easy Living Hit a Wall BEIRUT, Lebanon — Saudi Arabia knows about head-spinning change. “One day there was nothing, the next day there was everything,” a business student, Noura Khalid, 23, said in Riyadh in December, describing how it felt to watch her once-staid country …

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Martin Lovett, Last Living Member of the Amadeus Quartet, Dies at 93

Martin Lovett, Last Living Member of the Amadeus Quartet, Dies at 93

Martin Lovett, Last Living Member of the Amadeus Quartet, Dies at 93 Martin Lovett, Last Living Member of the Amadeus Quartet, Dies at 93 The Amadeus, a string quartet of extraordinary longevity, set the gold standard in chamber music for four decades after World War II. Their style was a burnish on the Viennese tradition of smooth, lush string playing; …

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Love Letter: Living With Loneliness

Love Letter: Dating in the Middle of the Atlantic Ocean

Love Letter: Living With Loneliness Love Letter: Living With Loneliness The coronavirus pandemic has forced many of us into isolation; now family gatherings and weekend brunches with friends are a thing of the past. While we’re all finding ways to cope — and maybe even trying to channel some optimism — living alone presents its own unique challenges (and possibly …

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‘I don’t believe in God – I believe in Al Pacino’: How one of our greatest living actors kicked his boozy, brawling ways

‘I don’t believe in God – I believe in Al Pacino’: How one of our greatest living actors kicked his boozy, brawling ways

‘I don’t believe in God – I believe in Al Pacino’: How one of our greatest living actors kicked his boozy, brawling ways ‘I don’t believe in God – I believe in Al Pacino’: How one of our greatest living actors kicked his boozy, brawling ways Al Pacino spent much of the Seventies in a drunken haze. The Oscar-winning star …

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‘There are more important things than living’ says Texas lieutenant governor

‘There are more important things than living’ says Texas lieutenant governor

‘There are more important things than living’ says Texas lieutenant governor ‘There are more important things than living’ says Texas lieutenant governor The lieutenant governor of Texas, Dan Patrick, has called for social distancing measures to be eased for his state amid the coronavirus pandemic, saying: “There are more important things than living.” During an appearance on Fox News’ Tucker Carlson Tonight on …

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‘I’m Just Living a Nightmare’: Oil Industry Braces for Devastation

‘I’m Just Living a Nightmare’: Oil Industry Braces for Devastation

‘I’m Just Living a Nightmare’: Oil Industry Braces for Devastation ‘I’m Just Living a Nightmare’: Oil Industry Braces for Devastation HOUSTON — Workers at Marathon Petroleum’s refinery in Gallup, N.M., are turning off the valves. Oil companies in West Texas are paying early termination fees to contract employees rather than drill new wells. And in Montana, producers are shutting down …

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Living Longer, and Better – The New York Times

Living Longer, and Better - The New York Times

Everyone has heard the advice: Don’t smoke. Maintain a healthy weight. Exercise regularly. Use alcohol in moderation. Now researchers have created a method for estimating how many extra years of healthy living might be gained by following those admonitions. Their analysis, in JAMA Internal Medicine, followed 116,043 people ages 40 to 75 over an average of 13 years, gathering data …

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