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Novelty, Simplicity, Buoyancy, and Pliancy

Novelty, simplicity, buoyancy, and pliancy – aren’t these all features we seek in every aspect of our day-to-day life?¬† Helen Traphagen certainly felt these attributes were important when she set … Continue reading

July 31, 2012 · 4 Comments

It’s Toasted: Mad Men and New York City

The digital team is eagerly awaiting the return of Mad Men to television on Sunday, March 25, after a 17-month hiatus. In anticipation of this, we have¬† pulled together an … Continue reading

March 20, 2012 · 2 Comments

New York Streetside

New York has seen its share of interesting, humorous, or just plain odd signs. In addition to being entertaining, the signs tell us a lot about how the city has … Continue reading

January 3, 2012 · 3 Comments

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