Herb Caen

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The Independent

‘What the hell is this?’: American’s review of British beach goes viral

An American’s review of a British beach quickly went viral after he shared his disappointing experience online.“What the hell is this?” Nick Alexander, originally from Miami, said upon visiting Weston-super-Mare for the first time.Mr Alexander made the comments in a series of videos uploaded to Tiktok, which have since been viewed more than 100,000 times.Alongside footage of him wading through silty, mud-like sand at low tide, he said: “I don’t know who decided to call this a beach – but where I come from beaches don’t look like this.”In another video, Mr Alexander added: “Today I tried to go...
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Tyrese's Daughter Shayla Is A Whole Teenager Now And He Can't Take It: 'Please Stop Growing Up'

Shayla, 13, was her dad's date to the 'F9' premiere and he, as well as we, can't believe that she's not the teeny kid she used to be. For actor and singer Tyrese, you could always find his daughter Shayla by his side at red carpet events and during TV appearances over the years. Her megawatt smile matched her famous father’s as they posed back to back, the crooner towering over his mini-me.
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Three must-see museums when visiting El Paso, TX.

Three must-see museums when visiting El Paso, TX have now reopened. El Paso, TX has always been a city with a rich and vibrant history. Locals have their favorite recommendations for visitors about the best areas for shopping, dinning, and entertainment. For those who are interested in learning more about what El Paso has to offer in the arts, culture, and history, look no further than three of El Paso’s best museums. Wether you’re a visitor, or you call El Paso, TX home, three museums are a “must visit” and as of tomorrow will all be open once again.
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Bitcoin news – live: Price crash bounces back above $30k after hitting 2021 low

The price of bitcoin crashed even further on Tuesday, taking it below $30,000 for the first time since January.The latest losses come amid a market-wide downturn that has wiped hundreds of billions of dollars from the combined market cap of all cryptocurrencies over the last few days.Bitcoin still remains way up when looking at the year-on-year charts for 2021, having been worth less than $10,000 this time last year.The latest drop has led to fears that more losses could be on the way, as a pattern known as the “death cross” has been reached. This is where the 50-day moving price average falls below the 200-day moving average, potentially signalling the arrival of a bear market.Other leading cryptocurrencies also suffered, with Ethereum (ether), Cardano (ada), Binance Coin and dogecoin all dropping by a similar margin to bitcoin.You can follow all the latest news, analysis and expert price predictions for the crypto market right here. Read More Crypto limbo: Experts unpick El Salvador’s Bitcoin Law, NFTs and the future of dogecoin
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We Tried It: Getting a Dramatically Short Post-Vaccine Haircut

What It Is: With COVID-19 mask mandates lifting and group gatherings returning, it's time to pick up a makeup brush and hair styling tool again and learn how to rejoin the world. For me, that meant shedding the thick mane of hair I amassed after a year without a cut. With my strands at their longest and healthiest, I decided to donate my hair to Locks of Love, which meant I'd be doing a dramatic 10-in. chop and going chin-length for the first time in many, many years.
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The Handmaid’s Tale season 4 episode 1 recap: June returns in ominous series premiere

June Osborne is officially back. After being delayed by the coronavirus pandemic – like practically every film and TV series under the sun – The Handmaid’s Tale has finally returned for a fourth season. What an agonising wait it’s been! Almost two years have elapsed since June pulled off her most dramatic victory against Gilead, freeing 86 children from the authoritarian regime. June herself was shot in the shuffle and – in what is becoming typical Handmaid’s fashion – didn’t escape.Meanwhile, in Canada, Serena was put in custody after originally enjoying a little bit of freedom, after her husband Fred flipped on her (not that...