Veronica Ryan’s Uncanny Objects – The New York Times

sour sauce. A breadfruit. Apple pudding. Three incongruously large but otherwise realistic tropical fruit sculptures In a busy pedestrian square in London’s Hackney district, sit right on the ground as if the product had fallen from a grocery counter and magically expanded onto the pavement. artist’s work veronica ryanthey honor Wind wave generation — Between …

The Good Times for Tens of Millions of Americans Are Now

“We are very lucky right now, given the situation of so many others during the pandemic,” said Mr McCauley, 36, who works at a data-editing firm. “Somehow we’re even better off financially, and it feels a little weird.” Even for those who do well, the economy feels precarious. The University of Michigan’s venerable Consumer Sentiment …