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@GlobalPost introduces "A Friday In ..." →
Starting this Friday, GlobalPost’s Twitter feed will showcase the voices and personal experiences of our correspondents. In a project called “A Friday In …,” a different correspondent based internationally will take over the @GlobalPost account and tweet about his or her travels and daily activities. We invite you to ask our featured correspondent questions about...
Devastating video by a crew from Britain’s Channel 4 News who managed to get to Myanmar’s Rakhine State and talk to Rohingyas displaced by the violence. The unnamed correspondent says of the villages destroyed during the violence: “It’s like looking at the aftermath of a natural disaster, except human beings did this.” Found the video from Robert Mackey at The New...
Hillary Clinton on Being Asked about Her Clothes
There are so many great questions to ask of Hillary Clinton! What designer does she love? Not one of them. bostonreview: Interviewer: Okay. Which designers do you prefer? Hillary Clinton: What designers of clothes? Interviewer: Yes. Hillary Clinton: Would you ever ask a man that question? Interviewer: Probably not. Probably not. [Via UniteWomen.org; State.gov]
NY's Rainbow Room has a fading wish →
I have a memory of being a little girl and going to a family wedding or event at the Rainbow Room. I remember standing on Grandpa Al’s toes and dancing around the room with him. Would love to hear others’ memories of the Rainbow Room.
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