“But what really works about Houston — and about America — is that line of guys saying, ‘I have a bass boat, a raincoat, and some rope — what can I do to help?’ There’s no army in the world that can replace that, and no amount of treasure that can buy it.”
My alma mater’s handling of its symbols has just been embarrassing.
Four art biographies to read this autumn
A delightful and affectionate history of the American cocktail (which the government almost killed)
A new collection of letters between Tolstoy and his wife, Tolstaya, casts light on the couple’s difficult and complex relationship
Does this mark the end of Spain’s three-hour lunch breaks?
How Artsy convinced galleries to sell fine art online
“The Negroni fools no one – it’s easy to make and contains nothing but booze”