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Bears Can Face Summer Challenges In Roadside Zoos

Enlarge this image Getty Images/iStockphoto All this summer, bears have been on my mind. Last month, Undark Magazine published an essay I wrote about the time I thought I was a bear. It happened one long night four years ago, immediately following extensive surgery for cancer, a night that preceded months to come of chemotherapy and radiation. Hooked up to a catheter, I felt an unexpected and profound sense of connection with bears I had been reading about for my work: the “bile bears” in Asia so cruelly confined, sometimes…

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Don’t Recall the Summer of Love? Lucky You

Andrew Ferguson, The Weekly StandardSan FranciscoIf you’re going to San Francisco, be sure to check out the trams at the airport. They’re done up in psychedelic colors. And over by the gates you can have your picture taken in a mock-up of an old VW bus like the hippies used to drive, also decorated psychedelically. Wearing flowers in your hair is strictly optional.When you get into the city proper, passing several psychedelic billboards, you’ll find it jumping with events celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love. Having come…

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Travel 

Get the Insider’s Scoop on Summer Festival in Anguila at Sheriva’s Luxury Villas

Around the world, summer signifies a time when spirits are high, drinks are flowing and living feels a little more easy. The same is true in Anguilla.  … via JustLuxe.com … Read there referenced story here: Get the Insider’s Scoop on Summer Festival in Anguila at Sheriva’s Luxury Villas

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