Friday Apr 18
Yard sale stretches from Alabama's Black Belt to Texas
The World's Widest Yard Sale has grown, by three states. In 2013, the yard sale ran across Alabama's midsection, the Black Belt, from the Georgia border to the Mississippi.
Wine not? Former New Yorkers to open wine bar in heart of downtown Mobile
MOBILE, Alabama - Since they moved their belongings from New York City to Mobile in a U-Haul truck last July, Margo Alderton and Andre Lotz have been initiated into everything Mobile, from BayFest to Mardi Gras.
Ask the Doc: Safer Sex During the Black Party
Q: Dear Doc, I just went to my first Black Party in New York where someone pointed to some guy and called him a "Truvada whore," just before asking me upstairs to a fuck-fest.
Essayist and poet Lia Purpura teaches the craft of writing across the U.S., including at the Rainier Writing Workshop in Washington, and, this fall, at Columbia University.
Albany Times Union
The loudest voices for campaign finance reform are pointing to Wednesday morning's U.S. Supreme Court decision that overturned federal limits on the total amount of money a contributor can give to candidates, political parties and PACs.
'What does 'God' mean?' 'What does God look like?' See Americans give answers in 'God in the Box' film
Filmmaker Nathan Lang takes his turn inside the portable studio-box he took around the country to ask people in 8 U.S. cities, 'What does God mean to you?' and 'What does God look like?' This picture is taken beside the camera, which filmed people as they spoke their answers inside the box and through a one-way glass that looked like a mirror from ... (more)