Stay Calm and Carry On: Why it’s nearly impossible for Ebola to spread in the US – Quartz

Stay Calm and Carry On: Why it’s nearly impossible for Ebola to spread in the US

via Stay Calm and Carry On: Why it’s nearly impossible for Ebola to spread in the US – Quartz.

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Lawrence Kasdan on His Career – From the Current – The Criterion Collection

“Lawrence Kasdan has had quite an impressive career in Hollywood, moving from cowriting blockbusters like The Empire Strikes Back and Raiders of the Lost Ark to writing and directing his own, more personal films. In this excerpt from a new interview recorded for Criterion, Kasdan talks about his positive experiences in the studio system, and how working on what he calls “high-quality mass entertainment” allowed him to move on to darker, more dramatic territory, as he did with The Big Chill.”

via Lawrence Kasdan on His Career – From the Current – The Criterion Collection.

The new version is here. See the brief interview on YouTube here.

Book Bag: Overlooked Classic Books From the Sunshine State – The Daily Beast

“A Florida author recommends several inspiring, sustaining, but too little known books about the Sunshine State that are often overlooked but to which he returns repeatedly.”

via Book Bag: Overlooked Classic Books From the Sunshine State – The Daily Beast.

James Dean (American actor) — Encyclopedia Britannica

“James Dean, in full James Byron Dean (born Feb. 8, 1931, Marion, Indiana, U.S.—died Sept. 30, 1955, near Paso Robles, California), strikingly handsome American motion picture actor enshrined as a symbol of the confused, restless, and idealistic youth of the 1950s.”

Cropped screenshot of James Dean in the traile...

Cropped screenshot of James Dean in the trailer for the film East of Eden (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

via James Dean (American actor) — Encyclopedia Britannica.

28 Fall Weeknight Meals You Can Make in an Hour or Less Slideshow – Bon Appétit

28 Fall Weeknight Meals You Can Make in an Hour or Less

September 28, 2014 / Written by Danielle Walsh

via 28 Fall Weeknight Meals You Can Make in an Hour or Less Slideshow – Bon Appétit.

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San Diego plans to open $3-million public market at Liberty Station – LA Times

San Diego is out to create a $3-million destination food hall — like San Francisco’s Ferry Building or Napa’s Oxbow Public Market — at Liberty Station in the city’s Point Loma neighborhood.

Travelers and locals will be able to sample artisanal breads and homemade tortillas, craft cocktails and fine wines, fresh produce from a daily farmers market and seafood at what will be called Liberty Public Market, an announcement from co-creator Blue Bridge Hospitality of San Diego says.

via San Diego plans to open $3-million public market at Liberty Station – LA Times.