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Everyone has three lives: a public life, a private life, and a secret life. — Gabriel García Márquez
A(nother) Study in Scarlett.
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Photograph by Craig McDean.
Happy Birthday, Queen Elizabeth!
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In the Details | David Chang
A panoply of eccentric biographical data RE: chefdom’s fretful ramen master.
HE IS the Virginia-raised son of Korean immigrants—educated in Vienna, a suburb of Washington, D.C., but well acquainted with Richmond, where his father had a business. Culinarily, this background has come to bear on such Chang creations as his Honeycrisp-apple kimchi with jowl bacon and Noodle Bar’s fried chicken served two ways, southern-style and Korean-style.
HIS FAVORITE extra-vocational activity is fly-fishing, which satisfies him, paradoxically, “because it’s constant dissatisfaction.”
HE HAS spent much of his life deliberately evading anything that smacks of normalcy. Of late, however, he finds himself thinking, “Man, normal might be really nice right now.”
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Photograph by Gasper Tringale.
The Proust Questionnaire | Daniel Radcliffe
What is your idea of perfect happiness?Eating breakfast foods at a time of the day other than breakfast. Pancakes for dinner—I’m happy.
What is the trait you most deplore in yourself? My ability to invariably say exactly the wrong thing in any given situation.
What is your motto? “Don’t be a dick.”
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