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03/23/2017 at 20:46. Facebook
Donald J. Trump got a long-standing ovation from the Freedom Caucus. He did not get a deal.

How the House Freedom Caucus Dominated Trump on Health Care
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03/23/2017 at 20:31. Facebook
This pre-Depression world is dominated by the wealthy, and it’s not clear where a man like Robert (Yank) Smith—who believes that a man’s a man only as he inhabits the universe that is his body—fits in.

The Layered Poetry of “The Hairy Ape”
The New Yorker
03/23/2017 at 20:01. Facebook
With a series of tweets accusing Barack Obama of wiretapping him, Donald J. Trump crossed an important line.

How the First Amendment Applies to Trump’s Presidency
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03/23/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
The LA Phil’s 2017–18 season is so far ahead of that of any rival, in America or around the world, that the orchestra is mainly competing with itself.

How the L.A. Phil Can Stay on Top of the Orchestra World
The New Yorker
03/23/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
At the city’s high schools, absences went up by 25% in the two days after the raids.

After an Immigration Raid, a City’s Students Vanish
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03/23/2017 at 18:01. Facebook
Built into the Dickensian plot of “Jack Engle” is a certain view of the world.

The Claustrophobic Paranoia of Walt Whitman’s Lost Novel
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03/23/2017 at 17:30. Facebook
In Canada, a “double-double” is a coffee with two creams and two sugars. There's a dictionary to tell you that, and many more Canadianisms.

A Delightful Dictionary for Canadian English
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03/23/2017 at 17:19. Facebook
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03/23/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
In Cuba, where women are banned from competitive boxing, a thirteen-year-old girl steps into the ring. Watch the full video: [ Link ]
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03/23/2017 at 16:30. Facebook
There’s a painful distance between the chipper narratives surrounding labor and success in America and the lived experience of workers.

The Gig Economy Celebrates Working Yourself to Death
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03/23/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
“The Annals of Murder” chronicles more than two hundred years of American homicide. It is, inevitably, a history of America itself.

The Indispensable Guide to Early American Murder
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03/23/2017 at 15:03. Facebook
The abuses inflicted on Darren Rainey and other mentally-ill inmates at Dade had been amply documented.

A Death in a Florida Prison Goes Unpunished
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03/23/2017 at 14:15. Facebook
Yola Monakhov Stockton's subject for the project “The Nature of Imitation,” in 2015, was nature in general, and birds specifically. For any photographer, birds are particularly difficult subjects to capture, and for Stockton the question of how to control them was both a practical problem and a creative challenge.

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03/23/2017 at 14:01. Facebook
In “Jerzy,” a fictional fantasia on the life of Kosinski, Jerome Charyn seeks less to answer these questions than to dance in circles around them.

Jerzy Kosinski’s Traumas, Real and Invented
The New Yorker
03/23/2017 at 13:31. Facebook
Today’s athletes possess a relative freedom when it comes to speaking their minds, or taking risky political stands.

The Political Athlete: Then and Now
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03/23/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Robert Mercer reportedly thinks the government helps the weak people get strong, and makes the strong people weak by taking their money away, through taxes.

The Reclusive Hedge-Fund Tycoon Behind the Trump Presidency
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03/23/2017 at 12:31. Facebook
As the executive director of the New York Civil Liberties Union put it, “Protest is the new brunch.”

N.Y.C.L.U.’s Feast for Activists
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03/23/2017 at 12:01. Facebook
Scientific research is having a fake-news crisis of its own.

“Paging Dr. Fraud”: The Fake Publishers That Are Ruining Science
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03/23/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
Either Donald J. Trump is oblivious to the embarrassment of being suckered in by Paul Ryan's plan or he is putting on a brave face.

Has Paul Ryan Suckered Donald Trump Into Making Health Care His Top Priority?
The New Yorker
03/23/2017 at 10:30. Facebook
In Daily Shouts: Take care, goodwives, not to press the buttocks hindforth with too much fervor, lest ye call to mind the pose of a vile strumpet who hath fallen from grace.

Puritan Yoga