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It’s a centennial celebration of the births of both jazz legends Dizzy Gillespie and Ella Fitzgerald at the Met. Featured artists of the tribute are jazz trumpeter Nicholas Payton, vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater and pianist Gerald Clayton. The young pianist has been on a meteoric launch in his career in recent years, not only as…

While Trump’s presidency has basically turned the American government into a reality show you can’t turn off, it’s difficult to know exactly which reality show you’re watching at any given moment. While the infighting and jostling for power among Trump’s underlings has all the petty drama of The…More » Source link

The New York Times Weddings section, reliable purveyor of insane “Vows” columns, is currently running an interactive series, “Committed,” that revisits 165 years of the papers’ wedding announcements. And today’s installment, on socialite Mary Landon Baker, is a delight. A proto-Runaway Bride of the early 1920s,…More » Source link

It is pretty safe to say that the first decision of the Trump administration that has gained widespread progressive approbation occurred this morning: The White House sought Tuesday morning to calm fears that President Donald Trump will roll back protections for the LGBTQ community, issuing a statement saying…More » Source link