Grant Peck, Associated Press Updated 11:30 pm CDT, Thursday, May 2, 2019 FILE - In this May 12, 2017, file photo, Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn addresses the audience at the royal ploughing ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand. Three days of elaborate centuries-old ceremonies begin Saturday, May 4, 2019, for the formal coronation of Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn, who has been on the throne for more than two years. What Vajiralongkorn - also known as King Rama X, the 10th king of the Chakri dynasty - will do with the power and influence that venerated status confers is still not clear. less FILE - In this May 12, 2017, file photo, Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn addresses the audience at the royal ploughing ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand. Three days of elaborate centuries-old ceremonies begin ... more Photo: Sakchai Lalit, AP … [Read more...] about As coronation begins, Thai king’s future role still unclear
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MANILA -- When Angela was seven years old, her mother attempted to kill herself (but survived). To cope with the devastating psychological torture of this unforunate event, she decided to list down every little thing that made life worth living for. She would regularly let her mom read her list of her favorite things to distract her (both of them actually) out from her depression. Her list began simply at number 1 with ice cream, written in a sparkly pink notebook. But with time, as Angela grew up, went to college, met her boyfriend Sam and got married, the list grew and grew in number, from 200, to 1,000, later well into six digits, with the items becoming increasingly specific and abstract. There had been a number of plays recently about the very serious topic of suicide. In 2016, Twin Bill came out with Andrew Hindraker's "Suicide Incorporated." Last year, PETA staged Ian Lomongo's Filipino adaptation of Marsha Norman's "'Night, Mother." Both plays were deadly serious, … [Read more...] about Theater review: Surprising sponteneity in ‘Every Brilliant Thing’
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Philip Kennicott, The Washington Post Published 12:36 pm PST, Friday, January 18, 2019 Paul Gauguin, "Reclining Tahitian Women," 1894, oil on canvas. "Gauguin: A Spiritual Journey," at the De Young Museum in San Francisco, attempts to show a more conventional side of the artist amid the cultural influences that shaped his life and his work. less Paul Gauguin, "Reclining Tahitian Women," 1894, oil on canvas. "Gauguin: A Spiritual Journey," at the De Young Museum in San Francisco, attempts to show a more conventional side of the artist amid the cultural ... more Photo: Ole Haupt-Fine Arts Museums Of San Francisco-NY Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen Photo: Ole Haupt-Fine Arts Museums Of San Francisco-NY Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen Image 1 of / 20 Caption Close Image 1 of 20 … [Read more...] about Tracing Gauguin’s ‘spiritual journey’ hits a dead end
CEO Moj Mahdara is helping brands across industries connect with the next generation of consumer. Stephanie Schomer Published 8:00 am CST, Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Photo: Courtesy Of Beautycon Photo: Courtesy Of Beautycon Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Courtesy Of Beautycon Don't Know How to Reach Gen Z? Just Ask Beautycon. 1 / 1 Back to Gallery “Excuse me, where did you get that?” A very polite teenage girl taps me on the shoulder and points to the large eyeshadow palette I’m holding. “They’re handing them out at the Target booth,” I reply -- and before I can ask her about what she is doing here, at one of the most curious … [Read more...] about Don’t Know How to Reach Gen Z? Just Ask Beautycon.