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The ‘gay best friend’: has TV’s laziest cliche finally fallen out of fashion? | Culture

It feels as if the 00s are having a bit of a moment right now. Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck are back together, a Gossip Girl reboot just dropped, and the cast of Sex and the City – minus Kim Cattrall – are busy filming on the streets of New York City. But a lot has changed since the 00s: as I studied the familiar image of an impeccably dressed Ms Bradshaw with her pal Stanford Blatch, I couldn’t help but wonder … is the “gay best friend” now a thing of the past?

In the 2000s – long

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Considerations for Creators on NFTs and the Trend of Culture Currency


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NFTs have made a big splash in the art world and elsewhere, with a few fine artists selling their pieces for several millions of dollars per work. This is a major turn of events for a select group, but are NFTs having an overall positive impact on the fine art community? Should skeptical creators embrace NFTs, or is this just a passing trend that’s about to burn out?

You might be asking yourself: What even are NFTs? Essentially, NFTs (non-fungible

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Hangzhou City Hosts ‘Hangzhou Style Life of Song Dynasty Charm’ in Macao to Promote Culture and Tourism

Drawing inspiration from popular painting styles during the Song Dynasty period, the event featured eight segments, each highly representative of life during the era, namely:

  • Blue Sky After Rain
  • Playing the Chinese Zither Under Brightly-lit Windows
  • Engraving Memories
  • Enjoying Flowers and Drinking Tea and Yellow Wine
  • Fragrances of the Song Dynasty Era
  • Perfumed Clothes and Gorgeous Hair – Song Dynasty High Society Ladies
  • Leisure and Elegance
  • Enjoying the Charm of the Song Dynasty

On the day, ‘Song of the Seven Sons’, a collection of patriotic poems which has come to represent Macao’s return to China, was played on the

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‘Losses are incalculable’: Australian music reels from COVID hit | Arts and Culture News

Melbourne, Australia – Peter Noble recalls the moment he had to shut down his music festival only hours before it was due to open.

“That was a shock-horror, trauma situation for not only me but my entire team,” he told Al Jazeera.

Noble is the director of Bluesfest, an annual Australian music festival which has seen stars such as James Brown, BB King and Norah Jones perform on stage.

Held in the popular coastal tourist destination of Byron Bay in northern New South Wales, the award-winning Bluesfest draws about 25,000 people into the region, generating millions for the local economy.

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Guyanese Entrepreneur Launches Lifestyle Brand to Represent Guyana’s Vibrant Heritage and Culture in Style

Guyanese Swag T-Shirt and Sneaker from latest collection

Guyanese Swag Sports Bra and Backpack Collection

Guyanese Swag Coffee Tea Mug

The time has come for Guyanese around the world to rise up and proudly celebrate who we are by paving the way for the next generation”

— Lakeshia Singh-McKay

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, July 12, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ — Guyanese Swag is thrilled to announce the launch of its lifestyle fashion brand for men, women, and children at guyaneseswag.com. The new brand seeks to help Guyanese raise awareness and promote pride in their country and culture.

The

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‘We have a point of view on fashion, culture and style:’ GOAT Group CEO on latest funding round

The sneaker market is hotter than a firecracker, and online sneaker marketplace GOAT Group is already off to a hot start to its summer. After successfully closing a $195 million series F funding round, the company has more than doubled its valuation, to $3.7 billion, offering further proof that the sneaker market shows no signs of slowing.

Though GOAT group is known primarily for its secondary market offerings, GOAT Co-Founder & CEO Eddy Lu tells Yahoo Finance Live that the company, through its partners, has deep ties to the primary market as well.

“This is a testament to our continued

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