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Femfresh, Keep Your Hands Off My Fanny

Femfresh, Keep Your Hands Off My Fanny

News July 12, 2017 at 11:22 am

ASA FEMFRESH

I’m late to it, but I’m in the grips of Mad Men on Netflix, the crazy world of ad men steeped in whiskey, sex and sexism.

Women are consistently referred to as ‘sweetheart and honey’, viewed mostly as …

AP Interview: Scott Brown, US ambassador to New Zealand

AP Interview: Scott Brown, US ambassador to New Zealand

News July 12, 2017 at 8:44 am

Scott Brown, the U.S. ambassador in New Zealand, poses for a photograph at the U.S. Embassy on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, in Wellington, New Zealand. Brown took up the post two weeks earlier, becoming one of the first ambassadors tapped …

SFO near-miss: Air Canada flight got ‘extremely close’ to planes on taxiway, pilot on ground alerted tower

SFO near-miss: Air Canada flight got ‘extremely close’ to planes on taxiway, pilot on ground alerted tower

News July 12, 2017 at 5:43 am

The NTSB has launched an investigation into how an Air Canada plane nearly landed on a taxiway at SFO. (Norm Betts/Bloomberg News archives)

SAN FRANCISCO — The wayward Air Canada pilot that nearly landed his plane on a crowded San …

Amid suite heat, top Vikings stadium leaders resign

Amid suite heat, top Vikings stadium leaders resign

News July 11, 2017 at 5:20 pm

(Glen Stubbe/The Star Tribune via AP, File)/Star Tribune via AP). FILE – In this Feb. 15, 2013 file photo, Michele Kelm-Helgen, chairwoman of the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority, speaks at a news conference in Minneapolis talking about the constr… (Leila …

Amarnath Yatra attack: Victims had completed pilgrimage 2 days back

Amarnath Yatra attack: Victims had completed pilgrimage 2 days back

News July 11, 2017 at 2:47 am

It was the “irresponsible” act of the ill-fated bus driver and its passengers that exposed the Amarnath pilgrims to terror attack in Kashmir in which seven were killed and 32 injured, according to a top security official. (Representative Photo: PTI) …

Prudie advises a letter writer on whether it’s time to end a relationship with a pregnant married couple.

Prudie advises a letter writer on whether it’s time to end a relationship with a pregnant married couple.

News July 10, 2017 at 11:27 pm

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Mallory Ortberg

Mallory Ortberg, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up below to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s …

The Playlist: Selena Gomez Chides an Ex, and Remy Ma Stomps on a Foe

The Playlist: Selena Gomez Chides an Ex, and Remy Ma Stomps on a Foe

News July 10, 2017 at 8:19 pm

Selena Gomez’s new song with Kygo is filled with dance-floor thump.

Every Friday, pop critics for The New York Times weigh in on the week’s most notable new songs and videos — and anything else that strikes them as intriguing. …

Why Maintenance Loans – Not Tuition Fees – Are The Real Financial Crisis For Students

Why Maintenance Loans – Not Tuition Fees – Are The Real Financial Crisis For Students

News July 10, 2017 at 5:23 pm

Tuition fees have become big news in recent weeks.

From Jeremy Corbyn’s vow to scrap them if he won the General Election to Damian Green’s call for a “national debate” on the issue, the controversial fees have been a hot …

Citigroup’s case for Canadian bank stocks. (Housing fears? Meh)

Citigroup’s case for Canadian bank stocks. (Housing fears? Meh)

News July 10, 2017 at 11:31 am

Briefing highlights

  • Citi boosts outlook for some banks
  • Global stock markets on the rise
  • New York poised to open higher
  • Canadian dollar at about 77.5 cents
  • Shorting of loonie continues to ease
  • What to expect from Poloz on Wednesday
  • What
Harry, Who? Christopher Nolan Had No Idea How Famous Harry Styles Was Till He Cast Him In ‘Dunkirk’

Harry, Who? Christopher Nolan Had No Idea How Famous Harry Styles Was Till He Cast Him In ‘Dunkirk’

News July 9, 2017 at 11:36 pm

Harry Styles, who?

The British singer, who reached the pinnacle of fame early in his life with boy band One Direction, is all geared up for his acting debut in Christopher Nolan’s new World War II suspense-thriller, Dunkirk. But while …