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2405, 2017

How Sheryl Crow Finally Broke Her Starbucks Habit

By | May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

My 10-year-old eats ice all the time. He likes the ice from Sonic Drive-Ins. At Christmas, Santa Claus brought our family an Opal Nugget Ice Maker, which makes Sonic-style ice. It sits right on top of your cabinet. It doesn’t need its own drain and it makes the [...]

2405, 2017

The NFL's New Touchdown Rules Could Endanger the Lambeau Leap

By | May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

The NFL was lauded for its plan to put the fun back into touchdown celebrations but the new rules could have an unintended consequence: grounding the Lambeau Leap. According to the rules announced Tuesday, group celebrations will now be allowed, as other previously verboten acts like rolling around [...]

2405, 2017

Gabriela Hearst Uses Sense to Reach Women

By | May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Designer Gabriela Hearst thinks a lot about how women feel when they dress—bloated or slim and how fabrics feel against their skin. A recent collection spanned sleek, nipped-and-tucked overcoats, dresses and double-breasted suits as well as languid velvet trench coats, a flowy oversized wool car coat and a [...]

2405, 2017

The Third Act of Cristiano Ronaldo

By | May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

MADRID—Cristiano Ronaldo’s knees were sore. His scoring numbers were down. And Lionel Messi, his hated rival, was still flying high. At age 32, it seemed that Ronaldo’s decline had finally begun. Then in March, a Portuguese airport added insult to injury. Not only did it unveil a statue [...]

2405, 2017

Get Ready to Unpack for Airport Security

By | May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Arlington, Va. Changes are coming to airport security checkpoints: TSA wants you to declutter your bags. New procedures, such as requiring all food or all electronics larger than cellphones be placed in bins separately, are still being tested. Changes haven't yet been finalized, but senior Transportation Security Administration...

2405, 2017

The Galápagos Islands: An Upscale Traveler's Guide

By | May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

IN THE POPULAR imagination, the Galápagos Islands represent the ultimate natural paradise—an earthy mecca where the wildlife that inspired Charles Darwin’s Theory of Evolution still waddles and crawls freely about. Lately, however, the place has gotten quite glamorous. A couple of nice resorts have opened and the small [...]

2405, 2017

Why Our Birthday Gifts Stopped Being Exciting

By | May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Dear Dan, Before we got married four years ago, my husband and I would give each other amazing, thoughtful birthday gifts. After we got married and set up a joint bank account, our birthday presents stopped being exciting or original—and recently, they...

2405, 2017

The Cinematic Life of Sofia Coppola

By | May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

YES, SOFIA COPPOLA has heard the saying: “I want Sofia Coppola to direct my life.” She’s flattered by the line, which became something of an internet meme in recent years—it’s even shown up in promotional materials for her latest film—but she also finds it amusing. Really amusing. Coppola [...]

2405, 2017

3-D Printing With a Dose of High Design

By | May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

It sounds like a cookie-cutter startup story: A small company with an aversion to the letter “e” (OTHR) sets out to disrupt an established industry (luxury home goods) by leveraging technology (3-D printing) to make products that are more innovative and, in this case, more aesthetically pleasing than [...]

2405, 2017

MLB's Giancarlo Stanton Buys Glitzy Miami Condo

By | May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton is buying a glitzy penthouse in downtown Miami. Three years after signing a record-breaking deal with the Marlins, the 27-year-old outfielder is in contract to purchase a five-bedroom unit at the under-construction condominium Aria on the Bay, according to Carlos and Martin Melo [...]

2405, 2017

Is Your T-Shirt 'Nibbled' or 'Mothbitten'?

By | May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

“You wore it in a lake, you wore it sliding down a dirt hill,” says Blaine Halvorson, founder of clothing company MadeWorn. But you didn’t really. The goal of MadeWorn’s rock-concert T-shirts is to mimic a shirt that was worn at least once a week...

2305, 2017

Kyle Chandler Has Earned His Feel-Good Moment

By | May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

BORIS, OUR MUSSO & FRANK waiter, wants to know about Kyle Chandler’s navy baseball cap with bl 3 stitched across the front in red, military-style block letters. “I’ve lied a few times when people ask,” says the 51-year-old actor, sitting in one of the Hollywood restaurant’s well-worn, red-leather [...]

2305, 2017

Is a $415 Men's T-Shirt Better Than a $6 One?

By | May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

IMAGINE A FOOTBALL-FIELD-SIZE ice-cream parlor. Now, imagine that every flavor is vanilla. That might be the best way to describe what the market for plain white T-shirts looks like right now. “We sell white tees from everyone,” said Kevin Harter, vice president for men’s fashion direction at Bloomingdale’s. [...]

2305, 2017

Spare Yourself From Tedious Small Talk

By | May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Illustration: Verónica Grech By Sue Shellenbarger Sue Shellenbarger The Wall Street Journal Biography Google+ Sue.Shellenbarger@wsj.com Updated May 23, 2017 11:35 a.m. ET 0 COMMENTS We’ve all gotten mired in banal small talk at some point. What if there were a way to avoid that conversational quicksand? If someone [...]