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‘Filth Elder’ John Waters Says There Are Still ‘Plenty Of Rules’ Left To Break

The cult filmmaker, 73, has plenty of ideas about what older people should and shouldn't do. "You can't be trying too hard to rebel [when] you're older," Waters says. His new book is Mr. Know-It-All.

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Love Goes Global In These 3 May Romances

This month, we're bringing you stories from around the world, featuring royals and regular boys and girls who risk it all for their happy ever after — from Vietnam to California to Scotland.

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‘Game Of Thrones’ Finale, Season 8, Episode 6: ‘No One Is Very Happy’

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Legendary Comic Sammy Shore, Co-Founder Of The Comedy Store, Dies At 92

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‘There’s Something About Sweetie’ — Something Irrepressibly Joyous

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Academics Gather To Study Phish, Man

A first-ever academic conference on the meaning and impact of the jam band Phish is happening this weekend in Oregon.

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How Vietnamese Americans Took Over The Nails Business: A Documentary

If you got a manicure lately, chances are your nail salon was run by Vietnamese entrepreneurs. In Nailed It, director Adele Free Pham investigates how refugees built a multi-billion dollar industry.

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The Colonial Roots Of Pimiento Cheese

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A Filipina American discovers her favorite cheesy snack has a bloody origin story.

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A Photographer’s Search For The Vanishing Stars Of Bengali Folk Theater

Ten years after leaving his childhood home in West Bengal, photographer Soumya Sankar Bose returned to find that stars of Jatra, a popular local form of folk theater, were fading from public view.

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Buckle Up For This ‘Million Mile Road Trip’

We're trying not to make the "long, strange trip" joke about Rudy Rucker's new novel, but it's about three teens in a beat-up purple wagon with a dark energy motor, traveling across dimensions, so ...

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