David Bowie’s “Let’s Dance” video turned 30 last year, but the remote town where it was shot in southeastern Australia hasn’t aged well. Now the BBC reports that the new owner of the Carinda Hotel is working on an unlikely plan to save the dying outback town.
TODAY IN SLATE
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Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows
The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything
It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.
Happy Constitution Day!
Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.