Episode 151: Winter Wellness, Pt. 2
Episode 151: Winter Wellness, Pt. 2

Today’s episode is sponsored by University of California, Irvine’s Division of Continuing Education. Today’s episode is also sponsored by Hopster, an award-winning learning and entertainment app for kids ages 2-6. For special deals for EYL listeners, tune into the episode! FOOD. It’s one of our favorite topics, and something that’s on our minds as we think about how to support our winter health. In Episode 151…

Arafura Sea inspired outdoor art brings ‘soul and spirit’ to beleaguered Darwin CBD
Arafura Sea inspired outdoor art brings ‘soul and spirit’ to beleaguered Darwin CBD

Posted February 04, 2019 10:29:04 A Top End artist is using inspiration of Darwin’s jagged cliffs and the Arafura Sea to brighten up the beleaguered CBD as it struggles with an economic downturn. Key points:Chinatown and Nightcliff Pool are among the locations being brightened up by a Darwin council plan to enliven the embattled CBDWell-known…

Conor Oberst and Phoebe Bridgers’ New Album Is Both a Throwback and Perfectly Timed
Conor Oberst and Phoebe Bridgers’ New Album Is Both a Throwback and Perfectly Timed

The duo makes a fitting cross-generational pairing for 2019. Conor Oberst and Phoebe Bridgers perform at the Luck Reunion concert in Spicewood, Texas, on March 16, 2017. Gary Miller/Getty Images The Grammys and the Critics Agreed, for the First Time Ever The Grammys Finally Managed to Lower the Bar Enough to Clear It Thank U,…

Forget the Mandarin Duck, a Boring Bird Divorced From Nature
Forget the Mandarin Duck, a Boring Bird Divorced From Nature

This winter, Central Park has become a temporary home to a far more interesting set of visitors—owls. Photo illustration by Slate. Photos by Evan Kirby/Unsplash, Clive Mason/Getty Images, and Dan Kitwood/Getty Images. Being Suicidal Doesn’t Necessarily Mean You’re Mentally Ill A Major YouTube Star Is Pushing Conspiracy Theories About a Pizzeria. Uh-oh. Sex Workers Say…

This Vegan Mother-Son Duo Is Using Soul Food to Spread Black Love
This Vegan Mother-Son Duo Is Using Soul Food to Spread Black Love

VICE’s #BlackLove series celebrates the bonds between Black people through intimate, powerful, and uplifting narratives of love in all its forms. Through these stories, we honor the art, activism, and beauty that grows from black love. Harlem’s Seasoned Vegan feels like your mama’s house. There’s black art on the walls and a steady stream of…

Has Bill Murray Died at 81, Wanting to See ‘Americans United Under Trump’?
Has Bill Murray Died at 81, Wanting to See ‘Americans United Under Trump’?

On 9 February 2019, the Conservative Tears website published an article reporting that actor-comedian Bill Murray had died at the age of 81, expressing that he “wanted to see America unite under President Trump”: Bill Murray Dead at 81 – Wanted To See ‘Americans United Under Trump’ William Billington “Bill” Murray is dead this evening…

How One NYC Family Makes The Most Of Every Square Inch Of Their Apartment
How One NYC Family Makes The Most Of Every Square Inch Of Their Apartment

NATHAN KRAXBERGER & GUNNAR LARSONConventional wisdom often dictates that when you have kids, you make one of two choices: Move to the suburbs (bye-bye, city life you worked so hard for), or figure out some way (sell your stocks! Sell your clothes! Sell a freakin’ kidney if you must!) to afford a larger, more explicitly…

Shocker: Karen Pence teaching at Christian school that prohibits ‘homosexual activity.’ LGBT group blasts her.
Shocker: Karen Pence teaching at Christian school that prohibits ‘homosexual activity.’ LGBT group blasts her.

Breaking news! Vice President Mike Pence is a Christian. His wife Karen is a Christian. And she’s returned to teaching art — drum roll, please — at a private Christian school. Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images But the real shocker apparently is that this school prohibits “homosexual activity.” In fact, it reserves the right…

Jonathan Nez sworn in as Navajo Nation president
Jonathan Nez sworn in as Navajo Nation president

Nez spoke about self-reliance, a healthy lifestyle, and returning to lessons learned in the sheep camp and rooting oneself in the Navajo language. (AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca) Jonathan Nez delivered a message of hope, resilience and change Tuesday in his inaugural address as president of the Navajo Nation, drawing from the tribe’s history as a way…

In the L.A. teachers’ strike, teaching families picket and pinch pennies
In the L.A. teachers’ strike, teaching families picket and pinch pennies

Banning High teacher Arnoldo Vargas on the picket line with his wife, Maricela, outside the campus in Wilmington. (Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times) By Wednesday, the Vargas family had fine-tuned an intricate dance, choreographed so that both parents and all three kids could support the teachers’ strike. That morning, from about 6:30…