Spencer Sleyon, a 22-year-old Harlem-based rapper and Rosalind Guttman, an 81-year-old grandmother living in Florida, became the best of random pals through Words with Friends and finally meet in real life this past week. Sleyon, who raps under the name Half Empty, and Guttman, or Roz, played over 300 games together on the popular app and forged a close friendship over half a year whe (read more)

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The Geminids meteor shower will be visible in the night sky between the late evening hours of Wednesday and pre-dawn Thursday. If you're willing to stay up past your bedtime and brave the freezing temperatures — it's expected to be in the 20s this evening in the city — you'll be treated to a look at the annual Geminid meteor shower, the best display of the year. (read more)


The Best Gifts for Music Lovers

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This article originally appeared on the Strategist. Finding the perfect holiday gift can be maddening—is this the color they’d want? Is it something they already have? Is it so last year?—but really, once you have a sense of a person’s taste, it’s not impossible. (read more)


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