I loved seeing how the American Museum of Natural History could spur creativity in the makers from my favorite indie designer marketplace. You can find the Etsy designer collaboration online or right at the museum shop. photos from AMNH.org and Mariana Leung

What is the truth about how we see ourselves? I just discovered this graph investigating another topic about scientists and political affiliation. Even I am shocked to see how realistic Americans really are about our place in the world. Why do we never hear discussions that are grounded in...

In March, before word got out about just how bad American Apparel's financial situation is, the company's CEO Dov Charney announced that he'd unveil a denim line this month. On Monday, he sent out a press release detailing exactly what those jeans will look like. But with the company in so far...

American Apparel employees are required to sign arbitration agreements, ensuring that any outstanding issues outgoing emloyees have with the company can be settled behind closed doors, and Morales didn't do that. With cases like this one, the policy safeguards the company from having to shell...

Tick Tock Diner On the morning of our last day in New York, we went to eat American pancakes with maple syrup at the Tick Tock Diner, which was just around the corner from our hotel. Steph and I already tried some American pancakes at Burger King, but those made me feel as if I was...

Instead, it's one more example of how we Americans put our head in the sands, not really wanting or caring what's going on in the world. Given the events in the Middle East, every American's future could well be impacted changes that are rippling throughout the region. At Anne of...

The piece addressed an apparent flaw in how the American collegiate system teaches journalism. I am American, I went to college, and I was effectively taught how to become a journalist. But am I one? No. And why? Because I'd rather talk about me. I'd originally seen the article because a...

That night we filled our bellies with food and wine, we watched movies on Channel 4 and we talked about how incredibly strange it was to be sitting there, in London, on Christmas Day. As fun as it was, I made a promise to myself I'd never spend another Christmas away from home. Let's just...

Black history is celebrated at a Chicago fashion exhibit that celebrates the Ebony Fashion Fair, which for fifty years brought the world's most exclusive fashions to black audiences nationwide, changing how African Americans viewed themselves in the process. Fashion lovers visiting Chicago...

I made the pronunciation mistake and he simply said, "Let me give you a pointer here that will keep you from looking like an American tourist. You don't pronounce it like that." Bless you, dad. You saved me a lot of chuckles from locals. Post noodle fest in the bustling tourist trap that is...

 

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