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Jeremy Renner

In a recent TV commercial for a liquor brand, Jeremy Renner was shown acting on a film set, then stepping into the producer’s chair, then working on renovating a house, and finally walking out onstage as the singer of his own a band. He’s all that, but as he repeated several times during our interview, […]

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Iris Apfel

Chances are, if you know anything about Fashion, then you know the name ‘Iris Apfel’. If you don’t recognize the name, you recognize the crop of silver hair, the thick-rimmed circles eye-glasses and the pop of colors from her impeccably eclectic taste in clothing and accessories. If you didn’t know, then right now is a […]

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SETI – We Are Not Alone In The Universe

A few decades ago, the movie Alien opened with the tag line “in space, no one hears you scream.” SETI begs to differ. In space, a lot of… “beings” might be able to hear you scream, if you scream loud enough. The Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence program was co-founded by Dan Wirthimer of UC Berkeley. […]

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J. Rachman’s Leather Handbag Line

Famed San Francisco-based interior designer Jonathan Rachman is venturing in the fashion world. He has produced a spectacular Italian line of supple leather from Padua, Italy in tandem with craftsmen from Bottega Veneta and Versace. He brings the same love for traditional craft he developed for his private clients’ homes to the world of high […]

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J. Rachman’s Detert House

In the residential suburbs of San Francisco, the Detert family commission Indonesian-chinese designer J.Rachman to create an extremely lived in house, very homey and cozy with an amazing back and front yard, as well as a pool.  Usually commissioned to design empty homes, or requested by clients who do not own a lot of furnishing or […]

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The Delta, Birthplace of the Blues

It’s where it all started. Rock, jazz, blues, and all the combinations that make modern popular music. From Memphis all the way down to the southern part of the Sate of Mississippi, and with Clarksdale at its center, a trail of hallowed music-related landmarks awaits the curious traveler. The Delta is experiencing a revival of […]

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Hey Jude: the Jim Sturgess interview

If there’s one British actor who has the “casual cool” look down, it’s definitely Jim Sturgess. Whether wearing a jacket or a t-shirt, he seems to be effortlessly fashionable, as out photo shoot with him proves. Sporting a thick beard reminiscent of Paul McCartney circa 1970, Jim has always moved between big Hollywood movies, indie […]

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Spruce Creek Fly-in City

In Spruce Creek, Florida, cars don’t own the road. Airplanes do. The small town’s main streets are actually airplane runways, and half of the 1000 residents have one or more aircrafts in their garage! Some of the airplanes are full on private jets, but others cost less than a car. And in Spruce Creek, everyone […]