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The Two Flavors of MAD MEN

Note: This is light on spoilers for those who are behind on the current (half)season. 

Do you remember Season 2 of Mad Men?  Sure you do.   1,445 more words

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Reclaiming the Orient

Painting: Les Chérifas by Benjamin-Constant

In Benjamin-Constant’s 19th century painting Les Chérifas, three young women lounge seductively on a sofa embroidered with gold. They are naked, fair-skinned and watched over by a black eunuch. 1,357 more words

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ART, DRUGS AND CREATIVITY: A PERSONAL REFLECTION


****DISCLAIMER**** before I get into this subject I would like it clearly stated that I never experment with drugs until I had graduated high school and that anything they ever gave me, they took a great deal more. 2,470 more words

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MAD MEN: The Final Countdown Begins

This week prepare yourself for the End of an Era, as AMC rolls out the second half of the seventh and final season of the best show in TV history,  149 more words

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Druze Muse


Artwork: Zena el Khalil

On Friday 14th July 1944, the singer and actress Amal al-Atrash took a break from filming in Cairo and headed to the seaside resort of Ras El-Barr. 2,456 more words

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