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Is Remote Work Making Us Paranoid?

Is Remote Work Making Us Paranoid?

Is Remote Work Making Us Paranoid? Is Remote Work Making Us Paranoid? Liz Drews, 35, started a new job as the manager of merchant operations team in Omaha during the pandemic and worries a lot about how she comes off on her video calls, since she has a 2-year-old at home. “I have a house that’s not organized or clean …

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Making Time and Space for All You Need to Do at Home

Making Time and Space for All You Need to Do at Home

Making Time and Space for All You Need to Do at Home Making Time and Space for All You Need to Do at Home Welcome. On a recent virtual visit to the Art Institute of Chicago, I stopped into the Thorne Miniature Rooms, a series of dollhouse-scale dioramas, created by Narcissa Niblack Thorne in the 1930s and ’40s, depicting dozens …

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Review: In ‘Making Friends,’ a Bitter Grab Bag of Grievances

Review: In ‘Making Friends,’ a Bitter Grab Bag of Grievances

Review: In ‘Making Friends,’ a Bitter Grab Bag of Grievances Review: In ‘Making Friends,’ a Bitter Grab Bag of Grievances If you met Tom DeTrinis at a party (remember parties?), you might find him perfectly agreeable, even fun. The truth, though, is that he wants to punch you in the face. “And consequently,” he says in “Making Friends,” his furious …

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Life After Covid: When Can We Start Making Plans?

Life After Covid: When Can We Start Making Plans?

Life After Covid: When Can We Start Making Plans? Life After Covid: When Can We Start Making Plans? The United States moved one step closer to getting back to normal this week with the first Covid vaccinations of health care workers around the country. While the majority of Americans won’t get their shots until spring, the vaccine rollout is a …

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Deal Making in 2020 Was All About the SPAC

Deal Making in 2020 Was All About the SPAC

Deal Making in 2020 Was All About the SPAC Deal Making in 2020 Was All About the SPAC “I think the SPAC business has become a large and sustained ecosystem,” said Michael Klein, the veteran banker who has since raised a series of SPACs that have struck multibillion-dollar takeovers, including those of the health care services provider MultiPlan and the …

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Apple TV Was Making a Show About Gawker. Then Tim Cook Found Out.

Apple TV Was Making a Show About Gawker. Then Tim Cook Found Out.

Apple TV Was Making a Show About Gawker. Then Tim Cook Found Out. Apple TV Was Making a Show About Gawker. Then Tim Cook Found Out. “It’s something that gave me pause and that I thought about, but I would do it the same way again,” he said. “There is a broader good in knowing more about the private lives …

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Making a Home in the Swedish Hinterlands

Making a Home in the Swedish Hinterlands

Making a Home in the Swedish Hinterlands Making a Home in the Swedish Hinterlands They tell me there are no available houses in Laxsjo at the moment (the house they live in was already in the family), but when there are, the prices are very good. One neighbor’s house, a 1,000-square-foot property, was purchased for an unbelievable $17,000 five years …

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This U.K. Rapper Is Making the Pandemic Work for Him

This U.K. Rapper Is Making the Pandemic Work for Him

This U.K. Rapper Is Making the Pandemic Work for Him This U.K. Rapper Is Making the Pandemic Work for Him These accomplishments are all the more impressive given that, a year ago, the rapper wasn’t sure he would live to enjoy a music career at all. In October, Salieu was shot 20 times in the head and neck during a …

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On TikTok, Fans Are Making Their Own ‘Ratatouille’ Musical

On TikTok, Fans Are Making Their Own ‘Ratatouille’ Musical

On TikTok, Fans Are Making Their Own ‘Ratatouille’ Musical On TikTok, Fans Are Making Their Own ‘Ratatouille’ Musical With Broadway and theaters across the country idle because of the coronavirus, some actors, producers and prop designers have found an unlikely outlet for their talents: a musical version of the animated film “Ratatouille” that is playing out in exuberant 60-second increments …

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Making Bar Trivia Virtual – The New York Times

Making Bar Trivia Virtual - The New York Times

Making Bar Trivia Virtual – The New York Times Making Bar Trivia Virtual – The New York Times “There was a very concerted call and an effort within the trivia community to make sure that you’re not just asking questions about white America and white Americana,” Ms. Yu said. Newcomers to trivia, even those with decent general knowledge and a …

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