Eat some fancy ice. Ice, the stuff used to cool drinks, is TikTok’s newest culinary obsession. Videos tagged #IceTok have accrued 1.6 billion views as TikTok’ers boost their cubes with everything from coffee to chia. Get on trend with these six icey ideas from BBC Good Food.
Read some of the year’s best biz books. Financial Times released the longlist of nominees for its annual Business Book of the Year Award. Under that umbrella, a wide array of topics are covered (digital currency, a media empire battle, cobalt) that could be of interest.
Watch Jules, now in theatres. With the summer’s big blockbusters behind us, it’s time to scope out potential sleeper hits. Jules, a gentle dramedy starring Sir Ben Kingsley about an alien that crash lands in a tiny town, looks like perfect viewing for a snoozy August matinee.
Listen to World Music Radio by Jon Batiste. The follow-up to We Are, the surprise winner of the 2022 Grammy Album of the Year, is a concept album about an entity gathering music from around the world. The collabs range wildly from Kenny G to Lana Del Ray to Lil Wayne.—QH