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January 21, 2020

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Grooming

The Best Night Cream for Men, According to a Woman

Hims' Goodnight Wrinkle Cream makes me feel like a functional human with a skincare routine

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New York

Where to Find the Best Hot Cocktails in New York City

From a famous Irish coffee to our favorite hot toddy, here's how to get through those cold winter nights

A pair of celery root hot toddies from Chicago's Apologue Liqueur

Chicago

Where to Find the Best Hot Cocktails in Chicago

There’s a long winter ahead of us, which means you have time to try them all

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Travel

The 9 Best Winter Spa Experiences in Northern California

From Nob Hill to Pebble Beach and Lake Tahoe

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Audio

Review: Master & Dynamic’s Latest Earbuds Win on Looks, Power

It’s pretty much what we loved about the previous earbuds x 10

Ira Kaplan of Yo La Tengo: Striped shirt god

Style

Ira Kaplan of Yo La Tengo Is a Secret Style God

On the enduring power of the simple striped T-shirt

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TV

Luka Jones of "Shrill" on the Art of Playing the Dirtbag Boyfriend

He's lazy, he cheats and he's got no discernible source of income. Is he redeemable?

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Vehicles

Review: Did BMW Just Save the Four-Door Sport Sedan?

Your SUV can do a lot of things. But it can't do this.

Daily Brief

News From Around the Web

January 21, 2020

This Is the Future of American Transit

Travel

Can High-Speed Trains Save America?

In California, the industry is in its infancy — but a boom could be on the horizon

Electric Scooters

Travel

It's Time to Take Buying an Electric Scooter Seriously

America has a scooter-sharing problem. The rather obvious solution is more affordable than you think.

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Vehicles

Is America's Electric-Car Market on the Verge of a Crisis?

It’s not the vehicles. It’s how and where we're going to charge them all.

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Tech

What Are the Long-Term Consequences of Sharing Baby Photos Online?

Millennials opted into social media. Their kids didn't get that choice.

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Books

"Uncanny Valley" and the Argument for Simply Logging Off

In a new memoir, Anna Wiener charts the dehumanizing effects of life in Silicon Valley

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History

Wyatt Tee Walker Remembers the Last Secrets of Martin Luther King

An exclusive interview with the late civil rights icon, who served as King's chief strategist in Birmingham

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Gear

Products of the Week: Uncut Gems Memorabilia, Pizza Rat Gear and Cashball Vests

The 11 best pieces of garb and gear that crossed our desks this week

Porsche Taycan Turbo S

Vehicles

These Are the Least Efficient Electric Vehicles in America

In last place: the most anticipated EV of the year

The Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel is one of more than a thousand hotels you can stay at via the Marriott Bonvoy rewards program.

Travel

Is Marriott Bonvoy Really the Best Hotel Rewards Program?

Industry rankings always put them at or near the top. Here’s a look at why that is.

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Internet

Kaylen Ward and the Rise of Viral Charity Porn

Stripping down for a good cause is nothing new, but Ward’s campaign has introduced a new era of naked philanthropy

Andy Reid Needs a Super Bowl to Cement His Coaching Legacy

Sports

Andy Reid's Coaching Legacy Is Hanging in the Balance

To get one, Reid first needs a win this weekend against the Titans

The 10 Cars We’re Most Looking Forward to Driving in 2020

Vehicles

The 10 Cars We’re Most Looking Forward to Driving in 2020

Yes, the Corvette C8 is one of them. But there are some surprises, too.