Things to do for August 17, 2016

What Do Roadside Burger Joints, Kate Bock and Competitive Tickling Have in Common?

That’s Right, They’re All Here in Your Weekender

By Ilana Dadras

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This Is the Weekend You Learn About Competitive Tickling
THE UD FIVE

This Is the Weekend You Learn About Competitive Tickling

On our cultural agenda this weekend: finally seeing what this new Jonah Hill/Miles Teller film is all about, learning about competitive endurance tickling and declaring our own song of the summer. Yes, to backtrack a bit, competitive endurance tickling is a thing.

Jeff Goldblum Didn’t Always Dress Like This
LATE BLUMER

Jeff Goldblum Didn’t Always Dress Like This

Jeff Goldblum’s always been cool in his own way. But he hasn’t always had a closet full of Saint Laurent and a penchant for throwing together enviable looks. Could it have been the Wes Anderson crowd’s sartorial influence? An elaborate conspiracy that reaches to the upper echelons of Condé Nast? Something else entirely?

A Bond Girl Had Her Way with This New Hotel
STRONG BOND

A Bond Girl Had Her Way with This New Hotel

And here’s the Franklin: a new London hotel that owes its looks to an interior designer who happens to be a former Bond girl. It consists of three Victorian-era townhomes overlooking Egerton Gardens, it’s got a romantic Italian spot inside of it, and it’s really just incredibly good-looking. Evidence right this way...

Maison Kitsuné, Cadet, Other Things You’ll Like. On Sale.
’SUNER THAN LATER

Maison Kitsuné, Cadet, Other Things You’ll Like. On Sale.

First, stop into the Bureau, where indigo twill jackets and Panama hats and literally everything is at least 50% off. Then, hit up Cadet, where aviator jackets and button-downs are up to 50% off. And round it all out with Maison Kitsuné, makers of handsome French things that are now 60% less. Strange how you’re still here.

Ilana Dadras passes her days writing about good food, talking about good food and consuming good food. Occasionally doing other things, too.

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