If you, like me, have ever been frustrated by interacting with a man who prides himself on his pure, logical mind and yet seems to be completely ignorant of the realities of prejudice, this is news you can use.
Growing up in Southern California, I always knew about quinceañeras, but I didn't know they had become this much of an industry. This is another fascinating look into one of the ways immigrant populations add to the cultural tapestry and diverse economy of the US.
Given that this article is now over two months old I would have thought it would have lost relevance... but based on the pop radio station in San Francisco, "Despacito" is still going strong. To me the song seemed to come out of nowhere, but this article explains in depth how clueless that perception is.
Almost 20 years go, I ate at Le Cirque in Vegas with my parents, and I remember thinking it had to be the pinnacle of fine dining. I never knew the real scoop on the NYC original! And if you didn't already think Ruth Reichl is a badass, you will now.