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" May you live in interesting times" is an English expression purported to be a translation of a traditional Chinese curse. While seemingly a blessing, the expression is always used ironically, with the clear implication that 'uninteresting times', of peace and tranquillity, are more life-enhancing than interesting ones, which from historical perspective usually include disorder and conflict.
Arizona Daily Sun - 29 Nov 2018 Interesting times: May you live in . . . something else
I well remember standing down at Imperial Dam all those years ago, a budding journalist, and thinking: this is going to be interesting. I meant Arizona. I meant ...
Jamaica Observer - 11 Nov 2018 100 years after World War I we are living in interesting times
As the Western world marks Armistice Day today, 100 years after the end of World War I, w...
The Guardian - 09 Dec 2018 Best books of 2018 | Books
Observer critics pick their must reads of 2018, from life in 50s Harlem to a tale about the Troubles via Michael Wolff's lurid profile of Donald Trump.
ARTnews - 16 Jul 2018 Venice Biennale 2019 Takes the Title 'May You Live in Interesting Times' -
The 58th edition of the Venice Biennale, which will open in May 2019, will carry the title “May You Live in Interesting Times,” an allusion to periods of uncertainty, ...
Motherboard - 05 Dec 2018 We Asked 105 Experts What Gives Them Hope About the Future
Welcome to the bright side of Motherboard's two-part poll about the future.
Yeni Şafak English - 24 Nov 2018 Is the EU heading into a crisis, and the US into recession? - LEVENT YILMAZ
May you live in interesting times” is a traditional Chinese saying.
Troy Record - 05 Dec 2018 Fade to Gray: Clean up aisle four | Local News
If I counted up how many columns I've written in the last 21 years it would number in the thousands. So you'd think by now I'd know which columns are going to ...
Amsterdam News - 29 Nov 2018 Walter Williams talks O'Jays' 60-year career, final album
Formed in 1958, the iconic R&B group, The O'Jays, who recorded and performed massive hits in the '70s such as “Love Train” and “Back Stabbers,” are ending ...
Variety - 08 Dec 2018 Laurent Cantet on France’s Yellow Vest Protests, Next Project About ‘Dangers of Social Networks’
With his 1999 feature debut “Human Resources,” director Laurent Cantet – who later won the Palme d'Or at Cannes with “The Class” – traced the economic and ...
TheChronicleHerald.ca - 16 Nov 2018 FILLMORE: No way to cocoon Canada from global unrest
May you live in interesting times,” the old saw says.
The New York Times - 07 Dec 2018 Events to Shake, or Gently Rattle, the World in 2019
Plan the year ahead with a lineup of international events including a visit to the Titanic wreckage and Frieze's first Californian edition.
Leigh Journal - 29 Nov 2018 MP COLUMN: Brexit price tag of £39 billion could be spent on schools and hospitals
MAY you live in interesting times” is an ancient Chinese curse and what interesting times we are living in.
Investment Magazine - 06 Dec 2018 Ready for what’s going down
Volatility and downturns lie ahead, nearly all analysts agree. superannuation funds need to leverage their long-term horizons.
TechCrunch - 25 Nov 2018 Glimpses of China’s parallel tech universe
What can we learn from Detective Chinatown 2? Quite a lot, actually. The 11th biggest box office hit of the year, it vastly outgrossed the likes of Solo: A Star Wars ...
Pig World - 07 Dec 2018 Science and fact, not perception, must be the basis of US-UK trade deal
Nick Giordano, Vice President and Counsel, Global Government Affairs of the National Pork Producers Council in the US, outlines the barriers that must be.
The Sun - 25 Nov 2018 Get on with Brexit because a greater threat is looming — a Corbyn Government
STOP the bullying, Brussels; stop the rowing, Tories; stop the manoeuvring, Labour — everyone stop obsessing about Brexit and focus on the greatest threat this ...
South China Morning Post - 17 Jul 2018 Venice Biennale using fake Chinese curse called ‘schoolyard racism’
Organisers of 2019 art exhibition announce its title, May You Live in Interesting Times, as 'an ancient Chinese curse', while acknowledging the attribution is false ...
The Recorder - 13 Nov 2018 Greening Greenfield forum offers hope, direction
Anyone who thinks of Greening Greenfield's biennial sustainability forum as a pie-in-the-sky menu of fantastic ideas, it has dark clouds for context in the title for ...
Modern Building Services - 03 Dec 2018 backwards & forwards
Karen Fletcher reviews the news of 2018 and considers what might be heading our way in 2019 and beyond. The ancient curse 'may you live in interesting...
Fox Business - 25 Nov 2018 FINRA and Compliance In The Era of Fake News
This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com.
African Mining Market - 06 Nov 2018 Speech by Mark Cutifani at the 2018 Anglo American SA media event
Good evening ladies and gentlemen, members of the media (our most important guests this evening), my Anglo American colleagues and our various support ...
The Spinoff - 30 Nov 2018 Spies, sabotage and political donations: why China is dominating the news
From an academic suspecting foul play to the spooks blocking Huawei gear in the new broadband roll-out, China is suddenly in a lot of headlines. Don Rowe ...
Broadway World - 27 Nov 2018 Anna K.E. To Represent Georgia At Venice Biennale 2019
For the 58th la Biennale di Venezia in 2019, Georgian artist Anna K.E. (b. 1986, Tbilisi, Georgia) will create REARMIRRORVIEW, Simulation is Simulatio.
Inside Futures - 05 Dec 2018 Relevant trading-focused information authored by key players in the futures, options and forex industries
This article was originally published on Nadex.com. There is an old Chinese saying that goes, “May you live in interesting times.” On Tuesday, December 4, ...
Bruins Nation - 07 Dec 2018 UCLA Football: End of 2018 Football Season Roundtable
The writers and editors of Bruins Nation gather to discuss the 2018 football season.
Daily News & Analysis - 21 Nov 2018 Mehbooba Mufti stakes claim to form govt with NC, Cong support, 'says J&K Guv not available on phone'
In a bid to form the government, former CM Mehbooba Mufti wrote to the Governor staking claim to form the government. She wrote on Twitter: "Have been trying ...
KPAX-TV - 10 Dec 2018 A Waiting Child: Kolten
HAMILTON – This month's A Waiting Child is 13-year-old Kolten of Hamilton who loves the Denver Broncos and basketball. “I am Kolten I like to play sports.
frieze.com - 17 Jul 2018 Venice Biennale 2019, Titled 'May You Live in Interesting Times', to Tackle the Age of Fake News
In further news: Brexit voters avoid arts; New York libraries's culture pass unlocks museums; Grayson Perry-backed artists's housing wins approval.
The Citizen - 21 Nov 2018 Mehbooba Mufti Stakes Claim, Governor Dissolves J&K Assembly
Jammu and Kashmir Governor SP Malik dissolved the Assembly even as he received a letter from former Chief Minister and People's Democratic Party.
News24 - 30 Jan 2018 Living in interesting times
A Chinese curse that expresses the wish that you may “live in interesting times” is certainly apt at the start of 2018. While we live through seismic political ...
Hyperallergic - 20 Jul 2018 20 Alternative Curses for the 2019 Venice Biennale
The 58th Venice Biennale is going to confront fake news when it debuts in 2019, but its title sounds like old news. In a statement to the press, curator Ralph ...
Republic World - 21 Nov 2018 Had Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti dropped a huge hint indicating the dramatic events that were to unfold in Jammu and Kashmir?
Thursday evening has witnessed sensational and dramatic developments in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, starting with the National Conference and PDP ...
Daily News & Analysis - 21 Nov 2018 J&K Guv's fax machine only listens to PM's Mann Ki Baat, will move SC: Tehseen Poonawalla on assembly
On a day of high drama in the Valley, Jammu and Kashmir governor Satyapal Malik announced he'd be dissolving the state assembly. The announcement came ...
Financial Times - 29 Nov 2018 Do you live in ‘Northern Ireland’ or ‘the north of Ireland’?
It's my own fault. I started thinking about the way people describe things, and I can't stop. From my vantage point in the northern part of Ireland, it has become a ...
Hollywood Reporter - 10 Dec 2018 Director Talks South Korea's Oscar Contender 'Burning'
Celebrated South Korean auteur Lee Chang-dong, who's metaphysical thriller 'Burning' is considered a frontrunner in the race for best foreign-language film at ...
The Bridge - 01 Dec 2018 Dahi Handi: The balancing act of Sports, Religion and Politics
2018 saw the country's apex court getting involved in indigenous sports with cultural significance like Jallikattu and Dahi Handi.
AutoSpies.com - 27 Nov 2018 What Do The Massive Changes At GM Tell You About The Health And Future Of The Automaker?
Tag Links: #sales, #ford, #gm, #fca, #bmw, #mercedes, #audi, #toyota, #nissan, #honda, #tesla, #model3. SHARE THIS ARTICLE. What's good for America ...
Hyperallergic - 28 Nov 2018 An Artist Representing Grenada at the 2019 Venice Biennale Must Raise $10,000 on GoFundMe
Billy Gerard Frank, a multimedia artist who explores themes of sexuality, family, and diaspora, is one of four artists selected to represent Grenada at the 2019 ...
Interesting Engineering - 02 Dec 2018 Will We All Eventually Live in an Orwellian Dystopia
A lot of people are calling the craziness of the world right now "Orwellian", but how likely are we really to end up living in a totalitarian surveillance state?
New York Magazine - 07 Dec 2018 America’s New Religions
Political cults are increasingly filling the empty space in our lives left by the decline of organized faiths.
NPR - 20 Nov 2018 Britain's Tentative Brexit Deal Is Unpopular Among The Public
Prime Minister Theresa May insists her EU withdrawal agreement will be ratified in Brussels. The public is watching the political turmoil over Brexit with a mixture ...
New Zealand Herald - 20 Nov 2018 Report says China researcher Anne-Marie Brady's car 'tampered with'
A report prepared by the mechanic who discovered alarming defects in the car of China researcher Anne-Marie Brady has added further weight to suspicions the ...
Toledo Blade - 21 Mar 2018 Maumee Dearest: May you live in interesting times
Gayle King is defending 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' and wants it back on the radio during the holiday season. Do you agree or disagree with Gayle? Agree.
Catering Insight - 15 Nov 2018 Technical conference covers standards shake-up
New guidance on ventilation, fire suppression systems, engineering training and qualifications dominated this year's event.
The Canberra Times - 10 Dec 2018 Can hypocrisy reach greater height than government on Phelps’ bill?
To consider it ethical to take an early mark and run from the house to avoid voting on a bill with life and death consequences is immoral.
Kokomo Perspective - 10 Dec 2018 Celebrations: Happy anniversary, Marti and James | Indiana
The Times wants to celebrate your milestones — everything from births, birthdays, engagements, weddings, anniversaries, graduations and more. Submit your ...
Elite Daily - 10 Dec 2018 What Causes Insomnia? Light Pollution May Play A Huge Role, According To A New Study
Lying wide awake in the middle of the night, checking the clock every few minutes to gauge how much time passed between that moment, and the one when you ...
Philly.com - 10 Dec 2018 Broadway Beat: Free kids' tix and more hot tips for Philadelphians hitting NYC soon
The Broadway League has announced that Tuesday, Feb. 26, will be the date for its 2019 Kids' Night on Broadway. The annual event lets one child attend one ...
The San Diego Union-Tribune - 12 Sep 2018 ‘Uninteresting times’ in Poway
Sometimes uninteresting times are not so bad after all. Consider our own fine “City in the Country.”
Futurity: Research News - 10 Dec 2018 Watch an explosive showdown between lab-made lava and water
"Understanding basic processes having to do with volcanoes will ultimately help us make better forecasting calls when it comes to eruptions."
University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily - 31 Jan 2017 May you live in interesting times
At first glance, the past year seems to have been ridden with havoc and despair.
EL PAÍS in English - 27 Jul 2018 Interesting times ahead
"May you live in interesting times." This expression, which seems a blessing, is really laced with stinging irony: interesting times are often fraught with conflict, ...
Recode - 10 Dec 2018 Framebridge CEO Susan Tynan explains why it’s okay to be analog in a digital world
On the latest episode of Recode Decode with Kara Swisher, Framebridge CEO Susan Tynan joined Kara in Washington, D.C., to talk about the challenges of ...
CLNews - 26 Nov 2018 Apple: Is it the Beginning of the End?
could the recent slide in the share price be a sign that the company is heading for trouble? Does Apple need a new Steve Jobs?
KRWG - 10 Dec 2018 The Revolution Will Be Driverless: Autonomous Cars Usher In Big Changes
TERRY GROSS, HOST: This is *FRESH* AIR. I'm Terry Gross. The future of the driverless car is going to affect the future of how we travel and what we do in cars.
The Guardian - 12 Nov 2018 The Guardian view on May’s Brexit: a meaningless deal will not pass a meaningful vote
Editorial: The prime minister is inviting chaos with a Brexit proposal that cannot command a majority in parliament.
Seeking Alpha - 25 Oct 2016 'May You Live In Interesting Times' - A Famous Chinese Curse
With all the noise around the unprecedented hostility of the U.S. elections and the increasing tensions in Iraq and Syria, where ground assaults on Aleppo and ...
Forbes - 10 Dec 2018 General Stanley McChrystal Separates Myth From Reality In Leadership
It has been eight and a half years since General Stanley McChrystal retired from the United States Army. Since then, he has been busy. He has built a thriving ...
Daily Excelsior - 22 Nov 2018 Assembly dissolved amid conflicting claims by PDP, PC over Govt formation
J&K to come under President's Rule on Dec 20 Mehbooba expresses gratitude to Omar, Ambika Neeraj Rohmetra JAMMU, Nov 21: Governor, S P Malik today.
Boxing News 24 - 09 Dec 2018 Canelo Alvarez vs. Rocky Fielding this Saturday – LIVE on DAZN
By Sean Jones: Saul Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) will be challenging WBA 'regular' super middleweight champion Rocky Fielding (31-1, 15 KOs) this.
Omaha World-Herald - 10 Dec 2018 Shatel: Let's hope the Creighton-Nebraska rivalry burns this hot for years to come
The Creighton-Nebraska rivalry has more attitude, more juice. Frankly, it needed it.
Billboard - 10 Dec 2018 Brett Young's 'Ticket To LA': Interview on His New Album
Brett Young returns with his sophomore set, "Ticket To L.A.," only this time he's not heartbroken at all.
The Motley Fool - 10 Dec 2018 Lyft Races Ahead With Its IPO
Lyft will probably beat Uber to the public markets, but Alphabet beat them both in the semi-autonomous race.
Business Insider - 30 Nov 2018 'That was not appropriate behavior': NASA roasted Elon Musk for smoking weed live on the internet
NASA boss Jim Bridenstine said he had "a number of conversations" with Elon Musk about his behavior, adding, "You won't be seeing that again."
E! NEWS - 10 Dec 2018 Untangling a Most Momentous Kardashian Year
From the birth of Kim Kardashian's third child to Kris Jenner's cameo in the most talked-about video of the year, 2018 had a little something for every fan, from ...
The Guardian - 21 Jul 2018 We live in interesting times. Why can’t Hollywood make films about them?
Cinema should challenge the way we live now, rather than re-live liberal success stories of the past, says Guardian columnist Catherine Shoard.
BizNews - 10 Dec 2018 Paul O Sullivan’s R4bn gift to SA – exposing corrupt Transnet deal linked to ConCourt judge
Paul OSullivan tells the story of how a call to the Forensics for Justice tip-off line resulted in the termination of a corrupt R4bn contract at Transnet.
The Space Review - 17 Sep 2018 May the satellite industry live in interesting times
For years, one of the most important events for the established commercial space industry has been World Satellite Business Week in Paris, run by the satellite ...
Rock Paper Shotgun - 07 Dec 2018 Epic's store launches with exclusives from Supergiant & Coffee Stain
In case you hadn't gleaned this detail from today's many posts mentioning games launching on Epic's Store: Epic's new digital games store has now opened for ...
NBCNews.com - 09 Dec 2018 Meet the Press - December 9, 2018
CHUCK TODD: This Sunday, sex, lies, and the Russia connection. Federal prosecutors say Michael Cohen paid off women to remain silent about their affairs ...
lareviewofbooks - 10 Dec 2018 Clarence Cooper Jr. Deserved Better
JUST ABOUT ALL we know about Clarence Cooper Jr. is that he deserved better. That's a bit of an exaggeration, but not by much: records indicate Cooper was ...
Express.co.uk - 10 Dec 2018 Theresa May DELAY could ruin ONLY way of getting genuinely BETTER deal from EU
THERESA MAY could have benefited from losing the historic Brexit vote with reports the Prime Minister is poised to delay the decision in the House of Commons ...
officemagazine.net - 10 Dec 2018 Test Drive
Joji used to be an internet comedian with over 6M followers on YouTube. Now he's trying his hand at hip-hop.
Stockton Record - 11 Dec 2018 Better days ahead for downtown Stockton?
STOCKTON — The city's downtown has been something of a punch line in recent decades, an urban center whose most distinguishing features have been ...
NBCSports.com - 08 Dec 2018 10 things you probably didn't know about Eagles-Cowboys rivalry
Ahead of Sunday's game in Dallas, here are 10 Eagles-Cowboys facts you probably didn't know. By Reuben Frank.
Detroit Free Press - 18 Nov 2018 Rise of superbugs threatens our safety | Opinion
Readers on rise of scary bacteria, turkey pardons and Trump's blame game.
GOOD Lite - 10 Dec 2018 10+ managers reveal why new employees quit on the first day.
Sometimes the job just isn't what you expect it to be.
Derbyshire Live - 10 Dec 2018 Tom Lawrence 'out of form' and where to strengthen in January: Key Derby County questions answered
Derbyshire Live chief football writer Steve Nicholson was answering your Rams questions today.
Vanity Fair - 09 Dec 2018 The Found Footage That Provides a Whole New Look at the Apollo 11 Moon Landing
In the new documentary Apollo 11, freshly unearthed footage of the 1969 lunar mission, with the help of a community of space nerds, will tell the story of the ...
IFA Magazine - 19 Nov 2018 Weekend press review: reasons to be fearful?
Brexit, Brexit, Brexit – and yet more Brexit. Mrs May's draft withdrawal agreement certainly dominated the news headlines last week and you won't be surprised ...
The Guardian - 08 Dec 2018 Jane Harper, Tom Keneally, Anne Summers and more on what they're reading this month
Tell us about your book: The Lost Man is an Australian mystery set deep in outback Queensland. The novel centres around the unexplained death of one of ...
Peninsula Daily News - 28 Sep 2018 Living in interesting times: Activist film star, director talks about building a better world
PORT TOWNSEND — Danny Glover rose at 3:30 in the morning on Friday. He had a plane to catch out of New York City, where he'd been with Robert Redford ...
TheBlaze.com - 18 Oct 2018 Living in this era gives us the opportunity to become the best version of ourselves
"May you live in interesting times" it seems, is actually not an ancient Chinese saying, blessing or curse. The strongest match one can find to its origin comes ...
Belfast Telegraph - 25 Jun 2016 EU Referendum: We're cursed to live in interesting times
May you live in interesting times, the Chinese are reputed to say. And these are indeed undeniably eventful days.
The People’s Vanguard of Davis - 10 Dec 2018 Guest Commentary: Hunger in Davis
by Michael Bisch “When we're talking about poverty, what we're really talking about is hunger and malnutrition.” – Yolo County Supervisor Don Saylor To my.
Hollywood Reporter - 29 Sep 2014 Voltage Buys Action Project 'May You Live in Interesting Times' (Exclusive)
Andrew Rona and Alex Heineman of The Picture Company will produce with Voltage's Nicolas Chartier and Craig J. Flores.
NBC Sports - 10 Dec 2018 Amari Cooper: I know what I’m worth, and I know I can play football
Whatever the Raiders thought of Amari Cooper, the receiver has proved them wrong. Or more correctly, as Cooper likes to say, he's proved the Cowboys right.
The Guardian - 08 Dec 2018 The USA women will defend the World Cup in France. Here's who they'll face
If the Americans are to defend their title at the Women's World Cup next year in France, they now know their initial steps. On Saturday, the US women's national ...
Comicbook.com - 10 Dec 2018 The Internet is Loving the Latest 'Godzilla: King of the Monsters' Trailer
Godzilla: King of the Monsters is bounding closer to its release by the day, and the team behind the kaiju just hyped fans for his big comeback. A brand-new ...
Business Insider - 05 Dec 2018 Facebook documents from Six4Three case published by British Parliament
British Parliament has published a cache of secret Facebook documents it obtained from Six4Three.
The Irish Times - 24 Oct 2018 New book on Middle East aims to reflect the lives of its people in their own words
Michael Jansen has been writing for more than half a century on people and events in the Middle East.
BloombergQuint - 09 Dec 2018 India Needs To Look Beyond Trophy Directors, Says Arun Nanda In Conversation With S Sandilya And Amit Chandra
Arun Nanda, S Sandilya, Amit Chandra discuss the importance of board committees & their effectiveness in corporate governance.
ARNnet - 14 Aug 2017 EDGE 2017 - May you live in interesting times
As the old Chinese curse goes, may you live in interesting times. And these are interesting times. I've been at the intersection of technology, marketing and ...
Eleven Warriors - 07 Aug 2018 Eleven Dubcast: A Quiet Offseason is Flipped on Its Head As a Firestorm Emerges Around Urban Meyer | Eleven Wa
This is a tough one, and obviously Beau and I have been ruminating on it for a while now. In our opinion, you can throw out all the arguments about how Brett ...
Shine News - 31 Dec 2017 Yes, we live in interesting times - SHINE
What a ride! As we bid farewell to 2017, we contemplate all the places it took us.
USA TODAY - 02 Oct 2018 How to prevent corruption, protect the rule of law and repair democracy: Bharara & Whitman
We need to stop careening from crisis to crisis, adopt new rules and laws, and restore faith in American ethics and government for the long haul.
Albany Business Review - 29 Nov 2018 Amazon HQ2 in NYC could make it harder to hire in Albany
Amazon's new headquarters will be seven times the size of Corporate Woods, with at least eight times more employees than GlobalFoundries at twice the salary ...
Mondaq News Alerts - 27 Sep 2018 China's New Draft Regulations On The Implementation Of The Law For Promoting Private Education - Consumer Protection - China
The Chinese education sector is one of the *service* industries many investors, both foreign and domestic, see as particularly promising. China Consumer ...
TheStreet.com - 11 Jul 2018 Winners (and Losers) From the China Trade War: Market Recon
Cloud and defense stocks are still looking good, but keep a close eye on retail stocks...
The Guardian - 06 Nov 2018 Good news glow: why I'm searching for positive stories in these dark times
From the recovering ozone layer to a flying centenarian, I am on the hunt for cheerful real-life tales – and there are more about than you think.