Lunchtime Links


Editor’s Note: With this daily series, the Life & Arts section hopes to complement your afternoon procrastination with a bundle of links from across the Web.



Predictions from The Onion


In 2003, the satirical newspaper The Onion predicted the rise of the Islamic State — and was right. Check out what the paper thought would happen here.


France Timeline


Stay up to date with events going on surrounding the attacks in France with this timeline from The Guardian.


Home Alone


It’s been 25 years since “Home Alone” was released in theaters. Check out what the cast looks like now.