Water Cooler: Move Over, Wikipedia. Dictionaries Are Hot Again.

Water Cooler By KATHERINE ROSMAN In the hours after Senator Elizabeth Warren, Democrat of Massachusetts, was silenced by her Republican colleagues for “impugning” a fellow senator by reading aloud a letter Coretta Scott King had written that was critical of Jeff Sessions, Republican of Alabama (later confirmed as attorney general), thousands of Americans did what …

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Modern Love: After 264 Haircuts, a Marriage Ends

Modern Love By WILLIAM DAMERON Elizabeth lofted the black cape as I watched it billow in front of me like a sheet blossoming on a clothesline. She fastened the buttons around my neck, placed her hands on either side of my head and whispered, “I can’t do this anymore.” “Do what?” I asked. “This,” she …

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Social Q’s: Papa Wanted Temptations Played at His Funeral. Mom Says No.

Social Q’s By PHILIP GALANES Christoph Niemann My father died last week. I flew home to help my mom and sister make the funeral arrangements. Here’s the thing: A few times, over the years, my dad and I talked about playing the song “Papa Was a Rolling Stone” at his service. My mother said she …

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The Former Allure Editor Linda Wells Lands at Revlon

For 25 years, Linda Wells, 58, served as the editor of Allure, the Condé Nast magazine about beauty trends that she had helped found. There, Ms. Wells — a former reporter for The New York Times — lab-tested and guinea-pigged beauty products, placed celebrities like Julia Roberts and Jennifer Aniston on her covers, and diligently …

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Party Coverage: Scene City: Toasting an Art-Fashion Magazine, Started by a Yalie

Party Coverage: Scene City By TAYLOR HARRIS Perched above the sunken-in dining room of Mr. Chow’s on Tuesday night, Dorian Grinspan scanned the room and got wistful. “It’s very humbling,” he said. “It really is.” The baby-faced 24-year-old was celebrating his baby, Out of Order, the art-fashion magazine he started as a teenager at Yale. …

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Critical Shopper: The Inevitability of Supreme

Critical Shopper By JON CARAMANICA When Louis Vuitton unleashed its collaboration with Supreme a few weeks ago in Paris, it was as much an acknowledgment that high-fashion brands have for years been pilfering from street culture as a referendum on the inevitability of the ascent of the Supreme logo-hacking ideology. At this point, more than …

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Howard Miller Presidential Grandfather Clocks

Howard Miller Presidential Grandfather Clock Collection: Howard Miller Presidential Grandfather Clocks series have for years represented the high-end of many of the Howard Miller Clocks finest floor clocks and grandfather clocks. Some highly memorable and exquisite grandfather clocks that are part of the Howard Miller Clock Company Grandfather Clocks Collection include and included: John F …

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