Friday links


  • This 1980s German art amusement park—including a ferris wheel by Jean Michel Basquiat and a carousel by Keith Haring— is just a delight.
  • A smart Q&A with the great Esther Perel. (The Cut)
  • Where does Rihanna’s Sunday night gig rate in this rundown of the best Superbowl halftime shows?
  • This hurt, but also cracked me up: Signs That You’re Ready to Wear Taupe. (McSweeney’s)
  • Here is your rabbit hole of the day. Thank me later.
  • We’ve got sex expert/advertising bigwig Cindy Gallop on Everything is Fine, and the episode is a rollicking good time, so please do tune in. (Apple Podcasts)
  • The wonderful Susan Orlean has been writing obits for the New Yorker; this one is especially charming. (New Yorker)
  • Raquel Welch, bombshell till the end. (New York Times; gifted link)
  • What we know about season three of White Lotus. (Elle)


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2 Thoughts on Friday links
    17 Feb 2023

    After reading that hilarious McSweeny’s, I need to imbibe an edible, order a new pair of Doc Martin’s and walk around the block in my worn out leather jacket and my faded black jeans. No one will see me, but I might feel a tad less taupe. Have a glorious weekend, everyone!


    17 Feb 2023

    The rabbit hole of the day link reminded me of the Hampsterdance, which reminded me of being 22-ish and thinking I knew everything I needed to know while actually knowing nothing I needed to know. Wondering if anyone else out there remembers it…



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I was born in Houston, Texas in 1964 and have lived in New York City since 1988. I had a long career in magazines, working at Sassy, Elle, New York, and Spin, and in 2000, I founded Lucky magazine, which I edited for ten years.

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