Category: Events

Instagram (Finally) Adds a Mute Feature

Instagram (Finally) Adds a Mute Feature Instagram announced Tuesday that it would add a mute feature to its service, allowing users to ignore certain accounts without unfollowing (and potentially alienating) friends who take the same picture of their breakfast every day. (We like avocado toast too, but enough is enough!) The platform had previously allowed […]

The Sweet Spot: I’m 70, and I Want to Still Want Sex

The Sweet Spot: I’m 70, and I Want to Still Want Sex Dear Sugars, Three years ago, I broke up with my lover of 10 years after he largely ignored my existence and stopped sleeping with me. By then I’d figured out that he had acute dyslexia and Asperger’s, and I’d accepted that he wouldn’t […]

Fashion’s Woman Problem

Fashion’s Woman Problem It is probably not coincidental that the area of the industry that seems to have a significant number of female power players is the digital frontier, where Rent the Runway, Moda Operandi, Glossier and the RealReal (to name a few) were all created, and run, by women. And to be fair, there […]

How the Royal Wedding Might Influence Weddings to Come

How the Royal Wedding Might Influence Weddings to Come Simplicity and informality joined hands with pomp and circumstance when Meghan Markle, 36, married Prince Harry, 33, Saturday in St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. She looked a bit Audrey Hepburn-ish (or was it more Jennifer Lopez in “The Wedding Planner”?), and he as uniformed as […]

Jordan Peterson, Custodian of the Patriarchy

Jordan Peterson, Custodian of the Patriarchy The left, he believes, refuses to admit that men might be in charge because they are better at it. “The people who hold that our culture is an oppressive patriarchy, they don’t want to admit that the current hierarchy might be predicated on competence,” he said. Mr. Peterson illustrates […]

Carolyn Dooley, Jonathan Thompson

Carolyn Dooley, Jonathan Thompson Carolyn Jennifer Dooley and Jonathan David Thompson were married May 19 at the Hay-Adams Hotel in Washington. The Rev. James H. Burch, a bishop of the Catholic Diocese of One Spirit, officiated. Mrs. Thompson, 29, is the manager of the urology practice at the Virginia Hospital Center Physician Group, a medical […]

Megan Chen, Andrew Shi

Megan Chen, Andrew Shi Megan Zhuo Chen and Andrew Pei-Shuan Shi were married May 19 at Point 16, a private property in Big Sur, Calif. Dr. Seng-Cho Chou, the groom’s godfather who became a minister with American Marriage Ministries for the occasion, officiated. The bride, 32, is an outcomes measurement scientist for Genentech, a biotechnology […]

Emily Sipchen, Andrew Pappas

Emily Sipchen, Andrew Pappas Emily Sage Sipchen and Andrew George Pappas were married May 19. The Rev. Gary Kyriacou performed the ceremony at St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church in Santa Barbara, Calif. Mrs. Pappas, 31, is the operations director of Ylopo, a real estate marketing software developer in Los Angeles. She graduated magna cum laude […]

Ellen Yuh, Jonathan Downin

Ellen Yuh, Jonathan Downin Ellen Shang Yuh and Jonathan Paul Downin were married May 19 at the Metropolitan Club in New York. Pastor Jae Hoon Lee, a Presbyterian minister, officiated. The bride, 35, is a senior manager in Seoul, South Korea, for the Yangji Development Company, a real estate development business owned by her parents […]

Christopher Baker, Zachary Madin

Christopher Baker, Zachary Madin Zachary Alexander Madin and William Christopher Baker were married May 19 at the Roundhouse at Beacon Falls, an events space in Beacon, N.Y. Rabbi Karen Perolman officiated. Mr. Madin (left), 31, works as a senior client partner in the health and wellness division at Twitter. He graduated from the University of […]