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'Godfather of Makeup' Dick Smith Dead at 92

Aug 1
Dick Smith, the Oscar-winning "Godfather of Makeup" who amused, fascinated and terrified moviegoers by devising unforgettable transformations for Marlon Brando in "The Godfather" and Linda Blair in "The Exorcist" among many others, has died. He was 92.


Fashion

Patrick Kelly

Back to the 80s: Patrick Kelly's Legacy Celebrated in Philly Show

By David Perry | Jul 29
Fashion designer Patrick Kelly's career was cut short by AIDS, but his innovative fashions live on in a retrospective at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. EDGE looks at the life of the designer and his designs.

A Man for All (Summer) Seasons: From Swim to Street to Swank

By Matthew Wexler | Jul 29
Whether you're getting skimpy at the beach or hosting a sunset cocktail party, dressing for summer is a strategic affair. We say if you've got it, flaunt it.

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Frederic Remington 1907 painting entitled, "The Story of Where the Sun Goes."

Charles Russell Art Fetches Millions at Auction

By Martin Griffith | Jul 30
A total of 30 Charles M. Russell works fetched millions of dollars at auction in Reno, with one painting symbolizing the railroad's effect on American Indians drawing $1.9 million and another depicting a Native American chief selling for $1.1 million.

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Collectible Toys at Comic-Con

By Derrik J. Lang | Jul 28
When it comes to designing coveted collectible toys for sale at Comic-Con, the sky's the limit for the designers at Mattel.

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Grooming

Men Who Moisturize

By Pier Angelo | Jul 31
The metrosexual, a straight man meticulous about his grooming and appearance - with David Beckham as its poster child - came first, followed by men coming out as bisexuals and more recently by the "Yummies" or Young Urban Males.

Lather Up: Choosing the Right Sunscreen for Your Age

By EDGE | Jul 25
Everyone knows that we need to protect our skin from the sun to prevent getting wrinkles and avoid getting skin cancer. But did you know that the type of sunscreen you should use is different depending on your age?

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Food & Drink

Todd and Ellen Gray of Equinox

Strathmore Enlisted Many of the Biggest Names in Washington's Scene for its Food Festival

By Doug Rule | Aug 1
"Food and eating are very much a part of entertainment now," Strathmore's Shelley Brown says. "You see it on TV, you see it in the movies, and when people go out, they also want a good food experience."

Five Food Writers Subpoenaed in 'Pink Slime' Lawsuit

By Regina Garcia Cano | Jul 31
Several food writers, including a New York Times reporter, have been subpoenaed by a meat producer as part of its $1.2 billion defamation lawsuit against ABC in regards to the network's coverage of a beef product dubbed "pink slime" by critics.

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