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Basquiat’s Friends Slam Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s Tiffany & Co. Campaign

Those who knew the artist Jean-Michel Basquiat through personal and professional relationships are speaking out against the latest use of one of his paintings. His friends and collaborators have shared commentary against the debut of the painting entitled Equals Pi in a Tiffany & Co. ad featuring power couple Jay-Z and Beyoncé. The painting will be permanently on…

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Facebook Friends”

Facebook, should we just be friends?

The Transform Technology Summits start October 13th with Low-Code/No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! This article was written by Mat Lebowitz, designer and technophile. Am I the only one feeling a little ambivalent about separating from my technology? Facebook is rumored to track and collect 52,000 data points on every user, and not just…

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Friends” Phone-Snubbing

Phone-Snubbing Friends Can Be a Sign of Mental Illness

Aug. 25, 2021 — Phone snubbing: You may have done it, or someone you know is guilty of it. It happens when one person ignores another to pay attention to their phone. Phubbing is rude, but according to a new study, there may be another reason it’s happening. “Some people who have high social anxiety…

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Friends” making

10 tips for making friends in your new neighborhood

FG Trade/iStock/Getty Images Buying a home comes with many exciting opportunities, including meeting and potentially becoming friends with your new neighbors. Proximity does not always equal friendship, however, so you may have to put some effort into it if you want to make a good first impression and lay the foundation for a future friendship.…

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Friends” ignoring

Do you phub? Ignoring friends for your phone is linked to personality

Health 13 August 2021 By Sara Novak A woman is ignored by her friend who is on the phoneCredit: diego_cervo/Getty Images Though not the most elegant expression, phubbing has become so common that it has made its way into the dictionary alongside other newly relevant social terms like selfie, photobombing and FOMO (fear of missing…

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Co-Creator Friends”

Friends Co-Creator Explains the Reason Behind Show’s Lack of Diversity

All the MUST-SEE Moments From “Friends: The Reunion”Have you seen The One Where Friends Co-Creator Marta Kauffman Explains the Show’s Lack of Diversity? More than 25 years since the hit sitcom’s debut, the show’s co-creator addressed the notable issue with the ’90s show while accepting some of the responsibility. “It was, to a certain extent, a product of the…

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Family Friends”

Friends, Family Key to Turning a ‘No’ on Vaccination to a ‘Yes’

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, July 16, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Public health officials and government workers are trying everything they can to promote COVID-19 vaccination — advertisements, news releases, cash lotteries, and even incentives like free beer, joints or doughnuts in some places. But nothing sways a vaccine-hesitant person more than a word…

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Friends” Rodriguez

Alex Rodriguez Is Just Here to Make Friends

Hey. Hey you. Are you listening? Are you hearing this? Here it is: Alex Rodriguez is not out here to find a date. He’s not messing around, nor is he “chasing skirt,” as it were. He’s here to make friends. He’s here to spend time with his boys. Are you listening, [Jennifer Lopez]? Are you…

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Friends” Vaccinated

Is It Ever Okay…to Sip a Vaccinated Friend’s Drink Just to Try It?

Welcome to “Is It Ever Okay,” Bon Appétit’s questionable etiquette column. Have a question? Email staff.bonappetit@gmail.com.Can we share plates/utensils/drinks again? Can we do that thing where you and a friend each order a cocktail and you’d say, “ooh what’d you get?” and you’d have a sip of their drink and they’d sip yours and you…

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FOCUS-Can we be friends? Dating apps say sex isn’t everything in a post-pandemic world

June 22 (Reuters) – I’ve just come out of a long-term lockdown. Can we be friends?Amorous entanglements aren’t uppermost in the minds of many people emerging from long periods of pandemic isolation. Instead, they crave the friendships and social groups they have been starved of over the past year.That’s the verdict of dating apps such…