Originally published on Fri June 21, 2013 9:34 pm
By some estimates, about a million people marched in cities across Brazil on Thursday, airing a wide array of grievances. As O Globo frames it, it was a day marked by violent demonstrations, vandalism and intense clashes with military police.
Originally published on Sun June 23, 2013 8:45 pm
What up, bro? What's good, brah?
This is the chant of the bro, an equally parodied and celebrated genus of young men. (They've been designated "bros" mostly because, well, they say "bro" a whole lot.)
Originally published on Fri June 21, 2013 10:55 am
Originally published on Fri June 21, 2013 10:32 am
The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.
Originally published on Fri June 21, 2013 8:40 am
Lebron James, who evokes strong feelings on either side of the emotional spectrum, has led the Miami Heat to its second NBA title in a row.
After a heart-pounding, seven-game series that vacillated between teams, the Heat prevailed over the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 on Thursday. The Miami Herald explains: