Travel & Leisure

The Man, the Myth and Why His Death Remains So Hard to Process

An unknowable void remains between Robin Williams the man and Robin Williams the myth.

Various projects have shined some light into that darkness, including Dave Itzkoff‘s definitive biography Robin and the HBO documentary Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind. In April, his estate launched a YouTube channel featuring clips of Williams performing, as well as interviews with fellow actors and comedians sharing their insight about the late entertainer.

Yet no matter how thorough the dive or how many laughs relived, that doesn’t change the ongoing surreality of Williams’ absence. The mountain of work he left behind, even the … Read More

15 Striking Films to Use As Color Palette Inspo for Your Next Design Project

Photo credit: Hearst Owned
Photo credit: Hearst Owned

From House Beautiful

Some movies are beautiful enough to watch even without sound, and those also happen to be the ones that inspire us to redecorate our homes—or, at the very least, switch up our color palettes. With that in mind, we decided to round up some our favorite films for color and interior inspiration, from super saturated, lush palettes to soft, muted, and ambient ones (which means we excluded some of the best black and white films—nothing personal to The Lighthouse, Un Chien Andelou, and A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night).


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‘The Mountain’ has accomplished it all … is NFL next?

He stands 6-foot-9, with the kind of massive hands, shoulders and hips that would make the NFL scouting combine pass out with excitement. 

Strong? He’s literally been the World’s Strongest Man. Powerful? The other day, he deadlifted 1,104 pounds during a global livestream from his home in Iceland. It would’ve been a world record if accomplished in competition.  

OK, fine, but maybe Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, or Thor as he’s called — you may know him as “The Mountain” from “Game of Thrones” — is just all mass and muscle. After all, he did weigh about 450 pounds this spring. 

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50 Things to Do in Idaho That Prove This State Is America’s Best Kept Secret

As we keep things closer to home, it’s important to highlight the best the U.S. has to offer. Instead of jetting off to a far-off country, consider a road trip to Idaho, a state that doesn’t always get its due. Whether you are looking to explore the great outdoors or spend a great city weekend in Boise, Idaho has a lot to offer.

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Start your Idaho journey off with a visit to the Idaho Potato Museum, which details the history of the

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‘I Love Poster Art”: Cuomo Unveils Coronavirus Artwork

NEW YORK CITY — A coronavirus mountain’s slope pulled down by hard-working New Yorkers. Donald Trump sitting on the Moon declaring “It’s just the flu.” A nose being swabbed. An octopus and a boyfriend dangling off a cliff.

Governor and secret artist Andrew Cuomo’s unveiled a political poster Monday that depicts all those scenes. Many are likely familiar to New Yorkers who lived through the “111 Days of Hell” the artwork labels the coronavirus pandemic, although some unabashed in-jokes may not be so recognizable.

He expressed an admiration for turn-of-the-century political art that imparts messages through visuals alone. It seemed,

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Rare bird of prey spotted in UK for only second time

The bearded vulture, which has a wingspan of up to three metres, has only been seen in the UK once before: William Bowell/justwildimages.blogspot.​com/PA Wire

A “magnificent” bearded vulture, one of the world’s largest birds of prey, has been spotted in the UK for only the second time in recorded history.

The distinctive scavenger was pictured by photographers on Howden Moor near Sheffield after reported sightings sent excited birdwatchers into the Peak District hoping for a glimpse of one of Europe’s rarest raptors.

The species, which feeds on the bones of animal carcasses, is thought to have been seen in the

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