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Disneyland, dissected: The hosts of Podcast: The Ride unpack their theme park obsession

Disneyland, dissected: The hosts of Podcast: The Ride unpack their theme park obsession

As a medium unconfined by things like shooting schedules or even studio space, podcasting—especially chatter-based series—often release episodes at a relentless clip. This sheer volume of content naturally rewards fans of the most inconsequential minutiae, made clear by the proliferation of the minute-by-minute breakdown podcast, the watch-the-same-movie-again-and-again format, the track-by-track ...

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9 most surprising things for tourists in Russia

9 most surprising things for tourists in Russia

1. The weather via GIPHY “Traveling from a tropical country, the Philippines, I came to Russia in the mid-January without a winter coat. I underestimated the Russian winter. It was surreal though.” (Amara Porneso) “This wasn’t quite culture, but the weather was a surprise. My mother and I still laugh ...

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St. Bart’s is back, and better than ever

St. Bart’s is back, and better than ever

So last month, just before the celebrities and the island’s jeunesse dorée returned for the sun-soaked high season, I flew down to see if what I was reading was accurate. Not only was I relieved that the island had come back, I was astounded that it looked even better than ...

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Beyond The Wild

Beyond The Wild

THE CALL OF the wild is what brings us to South Africa, and while predators hunting prey is a stark reality, it’s still hard to watch a scene so ferociously primal – a pride of lions devouring a rhinoceros calf unlucky enough to be brought down. We stifle our gag ...

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When a Bag Becomes a Community

When a Bag Becomes a Community

Top row: Nick Hadad, Cheyenne Beam, Alvin Walker, Parker Kit Hill, Banna Nega, Samirah, Michael Lew, Isioma Iyamah, Gobi-Kla Vonan, Kiara Ventura. Bottom row: Isa’ah, Candice Saint Williams, Kala McFarlane, Courtney Yates, Raven Baker, Oyinda, Alexis Ruby, Marcelo Gutierrez, Daria Harper, Marcos Bonilla, Chucky. Photo: Justin French <p class="clay-paragraph_drop-cap" data-editable="text" ...

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Colombia closes popular beaches due to overcrowding

Colombia closes popular beaches due to overcrowding

Three beaches on Colombia’s Caribbean coast were closed on Sunday as their popularity overwhelmed local authorities. Authorities in the Bolivar and Magdalena provinces decided to restrict access to the popular Playa Blanca near Cartagena and the Playa Grande and Taganga beaches near Santa Marta. According to David Muñera, the Interior ...

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