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Afternoon Art Break

“In a Roman Osteria”
Carl Bloch (1866)

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“Portrait of a Lady”
Gustav Klimt (1917)

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“Moonlight Interior”
Edward Hopper (1923)

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“Mariana”
John Everett Millais (1851)

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“Dawn”
Marc Chagall (1976)

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Your Morning Cup of Links

The escape of Charles II to France

A new biography of Grant

THE DOG PATRIARCHY MUST BE STOPPED

Everything about this story is ridiculous. Especially the “I had a bump on my neck once that turned out to be nothing, so now I need an emotional support rodent to fly with me” part.

We’re raising a generation of idiots and calling it progress.

Solzhenitsyn’s cathedrals

The truth and fiction of Adam and Eve

Massive ancient underground city once housed 20,000 people

Google X and the science of radical creativity

How The Princess Bride built film’s most beloved sword fight

The volatile friendship of Lucian Freud and Francis Bacon

A “horrifying and engrossing” history of madness at sea

Is the traditional Western a thing of the past?

The man who invented Bailey’s

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Afternoon Art Break

“The Balcony”
Edouard Manet (1869)

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