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A provocative new book says that women are being sold a lie that they can have it all and get easily pregnant in their late thirties and forties—and that we’re experimenting with fertility across a whole generation.
A few years ago, Turkey was the rising power of the Middle East, content to turn away from closer ties with Europe towards its Sunni allies. But with chaos in Syria and Egypt, its fortunes have changed drastically.
Twelve years after finishing the groundbreaking ‘Koyaanisqatsi’ trilogy, Godfrey Reggio’s new documentary looks at what the human face tells us about ourselves.
Tallulah Bankhead was an actress, lesbian, proto-feminist, wit, raconteur, and one of the flapper era’s most dangerous women
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A comic musical about the Bible has ruffled Protestant feathers in one small Northern Irish town.
Look past Jeff Bezos’s politics. Wonkblogger Ezra Klein’s departure—and his successor—should be celebrated by the most serious news junkies.
Reach for a bottle of schnaps to ward off the bitter cold blanketing America right now. Jordan Salcito on the history and production of Austria’s favorite winter tipple.
From beheaded journalist Daniel Pearl’s last story to a murder case that implicated a gay evangelical cult leader, The Daily Beast picks the best journalism from around the web this week.