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Saks will start stocking plus-size designer clothes, but Chanel doesn’t want to talk about it.

Michael Hastings calls McChrystal’s pals liars.

A list of excellent magazine articles.

Chinese and Mexican restaurants are having a rough time with the new Health Department letter grades.

A history of the now-closed Fedora—one of the few night spots where gays and straights mingled mid-century.

2010 Hemingway Look Alike winner named in Key West.

Here’s how a hedge fund hires.

Anthony Marshall will remain guilty.

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Items! Buying Books, Between Two Ferns