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How to Cook a Traditional St. Patrick’s Day Meal With Drunks in the Kitchen

I cooked my first St. Patrick’s Day dinner when I was 10. It was 2002, and I was no doubt wearing one of those festive,…

For Immigrant Families, WhatsApp Is a Lifeline — and a Rare Connection to the Worlds They Left Behind

Priya Shah, 25, wakes up most mornings to the constant ping of WhatsApp messages. Bleary-eyed, the London-based accountant will grab her phone from her bedside…

The GOP’s Family Leave Plan Is a Great Way to Kill Off a Generation

In this profoundly screwed-up country, millennials, drowning in debt, are having babies later in life — if they have kids at all — because they can’t afford…

With ‘Better Things,’ Pamela Adlon Makes Art Out of Moving On

To answer the question that some may be wondering about the new season of Better Things: No, there are no Louis C.K.-like characters in sight, nor…