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George Clooney has helped revive an LGBTQ boycott of Brunei-owned luxury hotels

George Clooney has helped revive an LGBTQ boycott of Brunei-owned luxury hotels

The country will start enforcing a law that includes the death penalty for those convicted of gay sex or adultery.
The world’s fashion buyers are sending a strong message to designers about sustainability

The world’s fashion buyers are sending a strong message to designers about sustainability

Buyers from more than 80 department stores across 25 countries plan to nearly double their spending on sustainable products in the next five years.
In “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” season 2, even magic can’t fix toxic masculinity
Nike’s Air Jordan was a key turning point in menswear

Nike’s Air Jordan was a key turning point in menswear

The sneaker helped change the way men think about clothing.
Forget effortless entertaining. Embrace the ambitious dinner party

Forget effortless entertaining. Embrace the ambitious dinner party

How to plan a dinner party and have fun hosting it.
H&M is testing a new, Instagram-influencer-style shopping platform

H&M is testing a new, Instagram-influencer-style shopping platform

Users submit style questions, and get answers in the form of shoppable photos that look pulled straight from an aspiring influencer's Instagram page.
Friday cocktail: Toast spring with beets, sweet or savory

Friday cocktail: Toast spring with beets, sweet or savory

Beet juice makes delicious cocktails. Here's one with lime and ginger beer, and a beet Bloody Mary.
Three easy, delicious sheet pan dinners

Three easy, delicious sheet pan dinners

Here are recipes for chicken, salmon, and chickpeas with cauliflower.
How Kurt Cobain inspired a 10-year-old in South Africa to become a journalist

How Kurt Cobain inspired a 10-year-old in South Africa to become a journalist

I hope that Cobain knew the very profound ways he changed people's lives. He certainly changed mine.
“Janties” and the other fashion trends you’ll see this festival season

“Janties” and the other fashion trends you’ll see this festival season

Coachella gets going in a few days, and data predicts this is what people are likely to be wearing.
Jack Dorsey’s health routine has Twitter worried

Jack Dorsey’s health routine has Twitter worried

The Twitter CEO eats very little food.
Every plotline in Game of Thrones, ranked and explained

Every plotline in Game of Thrones, ranked and explained

We made a bot to catch you up on all the major and minor plotlines, and get you ready for the final season.
Our Game of Thrones chatbot recaps all the plotlines before the final season

Our Game of Thrones chatbot recaps all the plotlines before the final season

There's also a quiz to test your memory of the characters.
Virgil Abloh’s real value to Louis Vuitton isn’t about the clothes he can sell

Virgil Abloh’s real value to Louis Vuitton isn’t about the clothes he can sell

The designer's clothes are are a success at Vuitton, but that's beside the point.
What does the “rise of Skywalker” mean in Star Wars Episode IX?

What does the “rise of Skywalker” mean in Star Wars Episode IX?

We've got some theories on that, and why Emperor Palpatine appears to be back.
Plan the perfect weekend based on tariffs that Trump might impose on Europe

Plan the perfect weekend based on tariffs that Trump might impose on Europe

Sip some sparkling wine and dig into a swordfish steak—while you can afford to.
A mocktail that’s actually worth sipping

A mocktail that’s actually worth sipping

Drink one when you’re making a person at the same time as making brunch, or any sunny weekend morning.
A white woman’s “clean” Chinese restaurant shows the flaws of “clean eating”

A white woman’s “clean” Chinese restaurant shows the flaws of “clean eating”

"Clean" food suggests the alternative is dirty, for one thing.