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2014/12/20 12:12
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Mandy Rice-Davies – who has died at the age of 70 – always maintained that she had never seen Scandal, the film that introduced the Profumo affair to generations too young to remember her role in the...
2014/12/20 12:12
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2014/12/19 22:36
2014/12/19 22:36
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Each week, Buy D.C. will highlight shops and items you can only find in the D.C. area, curated by Kaarin Vembar, owner of personal shopping and wardrobe editing service Closet Caucus. Swap a joyous...
2014/12/19 22:18
2014/12/19 22:18
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A stunning new exhibit on the Virgin Mary at a Washington museum includes an etching by Rembrandt so intentionally hazy it seemingly captures the precise moment in which the aged Madonna passes from...
2014/12/19 19:15
2014/12/19 19:15
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The final episode of the Colbert Report featued a singalong in the studio with a room of luminaries ranging from "Daily Show" host Jon Stewart, Big Bird, to George Lucas and Henry Kissinger. This...
2014/12/19 16:24
2014/12/19 16:24
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The day after Charleston-native Stephen Colbert retired his nine-year old late night show and its faux-blowhard (fauxhard?) persona, the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery says it's unveiling a...
2014/12/19 14:12
2014/12/19 14:12
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Prince Harry squints like a serious photographer as he points his £729 Fuji X100 camera at a Lesotho herder. The red walled room they are in emphasises the intimacy of the moment, as the youth poses...
2014/12/19 09:55
2014/12/19 09:55
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On paper, Stephen Colbert's bold experiment almost shouldn't have worked. Stephen Colbert will broadcast the final episode of The Colbert Report on Thursday night (US time). On paper, this bold...
2014/12/19 00:02
2014/12/19 00:02
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The Colbert Report was a spin-off; a popular character from The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Photo: Facebook Stephen Colbert will broadcast the final episode of The Colbert Report on Thursday night...
2014/12/18 21:27
2014/12/18 21:27
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Canberra: our newly anointed capital of cool is the hot destination this summer Answer our question for week two of the sports quiz at the end of this article for your chance to win accommodation and...
2014/12/16 18:09
2014/12/16 18:09
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The campaign was such a success that the pair decided to develop their venture to generate cash to fund projects overseas. The result was Population Services International (PSI), a “social business”...
2014/12/16 09:17
2014/12/16 09:17
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A woman who described her teeth as "horrendous and crooked" is smiles better after spending her inheritance money on a new set of gnashers. Kirsty Roberts-Millman, from Coventry, said that for as...
2014/12/15 23:21
2014/12/15 23:21
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Is this REALLY an early Mona Lisa? Painting claimed to be by a younger Da Vinci - and showing younger version of the same woman - goes on show in Singapore 'Early Mona Lisa' on display for first time...
2014/12/14 05:25
2014/12/14 05:25
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Watch politicians in action. Or just get active yourself Walk through historyParliament House is a very interesting design to walk through, as is Old Parliament House, which sits in front of the new...
2014/12/13 11:09
2014/12/13 11:09
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Such ravishing canvases as Peace – Burial at Sea hung near works in which the paint surface was clogged and overworked and where his habitual lightness of touch and descriptive precision deserted him....
2014/12/12 13:12
2014/12/12 13:12
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Jo Bertini's field sketches reveal her wild love for the Australian outback. The first night the Australian painter Jo Bertini spent in the Central Desert she was sleepless, kept awake by a...
2014/12/12 12:46
2014/12/12 12:46
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Matthew Stuckings is passionate about choral music. Photo: supplied Archivist, National Library of Australia and Director of Music, St Paul's Anglican Church, Manuka My favourite choral work to...
2014/12/11 17:34
2014/12/11 17:34
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But the moist-eyed Hughes would, in the coming months, prove himself to be neither an intellectual nor a partner but a dilettante and a fraud. When he bought the magazine in 2012 at the age of 28,...
2014/12/11 14:09
2014/12/11 14:09
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The NGS has announced that its 2015 slate of shows includes the work of the photographer David Bailey, a show focussing on the relationship between the photographer Lee Miller and Pablo Picasso, and a...
2014/12/11 05:38
2014/12/11 05:38
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The Duchess of Cambridge has turned out to be a loyalist to a gown and has flaunted it at different occasions. She just wore an ink-blue empire-waisted, off-the-shoulder Jenny Packham gown for the...
2014/12/11 00:56
2014/12/11 00:56
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It was dark. There was graffiti all over the walls of closed store fronts and warehouses. And it wasn't a quiet. Art Basel Miami Beach attracted thousands to Miami's Midtown and Wynwood neighborhood...
2014/12/20 12:12
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