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Trump’s Remarkable Admission About Dishonesty

2018-06-20T04:43:54+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

For some reason, there remains a public debate about whether the president of the United States is honest or inclined toward autocracy. There’s a certain logic to this: Voters don’t want to believe they elected a chronic liar or a skeptic of democracy and rule of law, and the traditional conventions of press coverage prevent

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The Humans of The New York Times

2018-06-20T04:41:28+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

In 2004, in its inaugural State of the News Media report , the Project for Excellence in Journalism, the collective now known as the Pew Research Center’s Journalism Project, put its finger on one of the paradoxes of contemporary American journalism: “Journalists believe they are working in the public interest and are trying to be

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What J.D. Salinger Understood About Chance Encounters

2018-06-20T04:38:54+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

By Heart is a series in which authors share and discuss their all-time favorite passages in literature. See entries from Colum McCann, George Saunders, Emma Donoghue, Michael Chabon, and more. doug mclean When I was in high school, I sent J.D. Salinger a letter, enclosing a blue dollar bill from the 1930s I’d gotten back

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Shops Aren’t for Shopping Anymore

2018-06-20T04:38:27+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Retail stores used to be places to buy things. Smartphones changed that, and retailers are struggling to invent new reasons, and methods, for shopping. Source: Shops Aren’t for Shopping Anymore

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Shops Aren’t for Shopping Anymore

2018-06-20T04:36:07+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

In the year 2000 at Easton Town Center in Columbus, Ohio, Abercrombie and Fitch opened the first location of its new shop, Hollister, and set Midwestern high schoolers like myself California dreaming. Designed with a “Dude” or a “Betty” in mind, Hollister had a West Coast–meets– That ’70s Show vibe. Source: Shops Aren’t for Shopping

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The Outrage Over Family Separation Is Exactly What Stephen Miller Wants

2018-06-20T04:30:16+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

When the news stories began to surface last month of sobbing young migrant children being forcibly removed from their parents at the border, many close White House watchers instantly suspected Stephen Miller was behind it. Though he keeps a relatively low profile compared to the cast of camera-muggers and Twitter warriors in President Donald Trump’s

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