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U.S. Law Enforcement Failed to See the Threat of White Nationalism. Now They Don’t Know How to Stop It.
For two decades, domestic counterterrorism strategy has ignored the rising danger of far-right extremism. In the atmosphere of willful indifference, a virulent…
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13 days ago
Twitter
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About to start episode 2 of Ken Burns' Vietnam (it's really good) and keep imagining Walter Sobchak watching it at his home and seething whenever Ho is presented in an empathetic light. pic.twitter.com/61SS0z1sJK

— brian abrams (@BrianAbrams) November 4, 2018

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13 days ago
Six Glimpses of the Past | The New Yorker
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Janet Malcolm shares a personal history through six photographs: https://t.co/Ahx3lagNcB pic.twitter.com/daXDo1EUdp

— The New Yorker (@NewYorker) November 1, 2018

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16 days ago
mobile.twitter.com
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A beautiful piece and relatable to anyone who grew up in a Conservative Jewish synagogue in America. https://t.co/uvkNbRHv9T

— Harrytown (@HarryR) November 1, 2018

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16 days ago
6 Tips for Getting Your Solo Play to Broadway
Mike Birbiglia in the Brooklyn home he shares with his wife and daughter. “The New One,” his show about parenthood, is in previews at the Cort Theater. Credit…
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16 days ago
After the Tree of Life shooting, my children will grow up less secure than their parents
To a boy, the synagogue at the corner of Shady and Wilkins avenues in Pittsburgh’s Squirrel Hill neighborhood was enormous. It contained worlds within worlds.…
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18 days ago
Twitter
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uh, I got Sebastian Gorka's phone number pic.twitter.com/J14yYDXSeG

— brian abrams (@BrianAbrams) October 30, 2018

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18 days ago
Silence and Solidarity: Reflections from Pittsburgh
October 30, 2018 | 21 Heshvan, 5779 rac-smct-text-block Search URJ.org and the other Reform websites: About the RAC Advocacy & Activism Programs Congregational…
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18 days ago
Pittsburgh Killing Aftermath Bares Jewish Rifts in Israel and America
Ultra-orthodox Jews in Beit Shemesh, Israel. Credit Corinna Kern for The New York Times BEIT SHEMESH, Israel — The slaughter of 11 Jews in Pittsburgh elicited…
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19 days ago
First Came Trump, Then Came Beto: Ted Cruz And The Brutal Politics Of Likability
First Came Trump, Then Came Beto: Ted Cruz And The Brutal Politics Of Likability Personality has always been a big part of campaign politics, but the internet…
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19 days ago
The Promise of Polarization
How divided have Americans become? When it comes to the two-party war, the differences could not be starker. Pew Research Center has reported that 55 percent of…
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19 days ago
I Grew Up in a Place Where I Felt Safe from Anti-Semitism—It was the United States.
I remember standing there, staring at the ash pits of Auschwitz-Birkenau, and telling myself to cry. It was the spring of the year 2000. I was a senior in high…
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21 days ago
The Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting and the Escalating Crisis of Hate-Fuelled Violence in the Trump Era
The Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting and the Escalating Crisis of Hate-Fuelled Violence in the Trump Era The Current News October 27, 2018 4:13 PM Photograph by…
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21 days ago
The Beastie Boys Put Down the Mic and Pick Up the Pen
The Beastie Boys’ Michael Diamond (Mike D), left, and Adam Horovitz (Ad-Rock) took a shot at defining their own legacy in their “Beastie Boys Book.” Credit Brad…
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24 days ago
The Yale Professor Who Knows “the Real Reason” Liberals Hate Trump Defends His Op-Ed, the President, and Birtherism
Supporters cheer as President Donald Trump takes the stage for a rally in support of Sen. Ted Cruz on Monday at the Toyota Center in Houston. Loren…
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25 days ago
Chicken Breasts Stuffed with Mushrooms and Ricotta
Who says chicken breasts have to be boring? Here, a savory mushroom, herb and ricotta mixture is inserted under the skin of chicken breasts to give new life to…
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25 days ago
Purchase — Just Not Kosher
“Food is, and always has been, the glue that holds families together.” Just Not Kosher is a collection of family recipes from the kitchen of Steven Morris, with…
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25 days ago
A Real Smart Watch
There’s a real problem occurring right now with the royal us not coping well with interconnectedness, and how fast and easy information can and does pour in.…
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26 days ago
‘Punch-Drunk Love’: The Hilarity of Anxiety and Blossoming Love in Paul Thomas Anderson’s ‘art house Adam Sandler film’ • Cinephilia & Beyond
According to Paul Thomas Anderson, the self-taught San Fernando valley wiz-kid now entering the second half of his storied career, love is what happens when…
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27 days ago
Did Uber Steal Google’s Intellectual Property?
Google initiated a lawsuit after Anthony Levandowski, a former employee who helped create self-driving cars, joined Uber. Illustration by David Plunkert In the…
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28 days ago
Jony Ive on the Apple Watch and Big Tech’s responsibilities
It is one of those October days that thinks it is still early September, so I choose an outside table at London’s River Café with a view of Hammersmith Bridge.…
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29 days ago
Twitter
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I’ve been reading about this movie for nearly two decades now, but only finally got to see it tonight. Why don’t we talk about Tetsuo all the damn time?? pic.twitter.com/KZwFmF2ywn

— David “Ooh a spooky name” Neary (@DeusExCinema) October 19, 2018

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4 weeks ago
The Growth of Sinclair’s Conservative Media Empire
Sinclair has largely evaded the kind of public scrutiny given to its more famous competitor, Fox News. Illustration by Paul Sahre; photograph from Blend Images…
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4 weeks ago
Twitter
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Hey, that's my shot! ;) https://t.co/MwFezsdrq1

— Peter Ramsey (@pramsey342) October 8, 2018

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5 weeks ago
Why Charles Aznavour’s Global Fame Never Reached American Shores
When he passed away this week at the age of ninety-four, the singer, songwriter, and actor Charles Aznavour was still touring. He was a living link to the…
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5 weeks ago
The Suffocation of Democracy
Culture Club/Getty Images German President Paul von Hindenburg and Chancellor Adolf Hitler on their way to a youth rally at the Lustgarten, Berlin, May 1933 As…
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6 weeks ago
I don’t have a story
The podcast I co-host got sponsored by a new-wave bra company that champions body positivity and body diversity, and as part of our advertising agreement I had…
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6 weeks ago
Twitter
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Day 4 of #DrawInHorror: EVIL DEAD pic.twitter.com/lSufiPnyDI

— Lance Schibi (@lschibi) October 4, 2018

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6 weeks ago
iPhone XS: Why It’s A Whole New Camera – Halide
Last week we detailed the camera hardware changes of the iPhone XS vs. the iPhone X , and I wondered why Apple’s keynote focused on changes in camera software…
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6 weeks ago
Twitter
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Fun night watching @BetoORourke, @leonbridges, @WillieNelson & family in Austin. #Beto #AllTheWay pic.twitter.com/EWj5vZkOpF

— Lance Schibi (@lschibi) September 30, 2018

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7 weeks ago
Blowing Up Your Workflow with OmniFocus 3 - Inside OmniFocus
If you’re like me, you depend on OmniFocus for Mac. Sure, the iOS version is great for capturing and occasionally checking off tasks, but the Mac is the altar…
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7 weeks ago
How One Nerd Found Religion with OmniFocus Tags - Inside OmniFocus
Okay. Time to admit that I was “that guy” when the Omni Group announced tags are coming to OmniFocus 3. I was a non-believer. I was very happy with my OmniFocus…
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7 weeks ago
What’s The Forecast? - Inside OmniFocus
OmniFocus gives you a great deal of flexibility to customize how you keep organized, including viewing your projects and actions in different ways called…
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7 weeks ago
Outside OmniFocus - Inside OmniFocus
I’ve been running my own business (sometimes businesses, plural) since 1993, and in that time I’ve tried nearly every prominent project and task manager that…
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7 weeks ago
Redoing my diary
Previous post You’ve probably heard the computer science saying “You can write Fortran in any language.” It’s a recognition that when people move to a new…
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7 weeks ago
Opinion | She reported her rape. Her hometown turned against her. Can justice ever be served?
About that night Aug. 11, 2006, was a sweltering Friday night in the midst of a long, fatally hot summer. A 16-year-old girl reported that she was raped that…
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8 weeks ago
After Decades of Silence, Soon-Yi Previn Speaks
Soon-Yi Previn. Photo: Dan Winters Once, she was seen as a victim, her youth and relative innocence taken advantage of by a powerful, much older man who sucked…
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8 weeks ago
Inside the Fight Over Warren Beatty’s ‘Rules Don’t Apply’ Fiasco (EXCLUSIVE)
By April 2016, the warning lights were flashing red. Warren Beatty had just finished “Rules Don’t Apply,” fulfilling a decades-long ambition of making a movie…
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9 weeks ago
Oral History of the ‘Judgment Night’ Soundtrack: 1993’s Rap-Rock Utopia
The soundtrack to 1993 chase flick Judgment Night — on which 10 rap artists collaborated with 11 rock groups — was a gold-certified triumph of the post-Nirvana…
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9 weeks ago
Sally Field Talks About Her Life ‘In Pieces’
“I didn’t know I had a voice,” Sally Field said in trying to decide whether to write a memoir. Credit Credit Brinson+Banks for The New York Times By LOS ANGELES…
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9 weeks ago
Twitter
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A nice thing in my new notebooks. pic.twitter.com/x6tUmR1OZ3

— Ken Lowery @ Staple! (@kenlowery) September 6, 2018

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10 weeks ago
A Good Year for Younger Artists, Immigrant Citizens and Outrage
In 2018, the United States stands with dukes up against much of the world. And a scan of the upcoming art season suggests that museums are tightening borders…
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10 weeks ago
“Boom Town”: Is Oklahoma City the “Great Minor City” of America?
Sam Anderson’s new history of Oklahoma City wants to convince you that the capital of America’s forty-sixth state is the most secretly fascinating place on…
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11 weeks ago
What Ethan Hawke Gets Wrong—and Right—About Superhero Movies
Ethan Hawke is quite right about the excess of critical enthusiasm for superhero movies, but he’s misguided in criticizing fantasy and prioritizing realism.…
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11 weeks ago
Anand Giridharadas on How Well-Meaning Liberals Paved the Way for Trump
Photo: Bobby Doherty In 2015, the journalist Anand Giridharadas was a fellow at the Aspen Institute, a confab of moneyed “thought leaders” where TED-style…
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11 weeks ago
Twitter
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that went well pic.twitter.com/QHE2CaneG8

— brian abrams (@BrianAbrams) August 24, 2018

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12 weeks ago
Infinite Fest on Notebook
The first installment of Infinite Fest , a monthly column by festival programmer and film critic Eric Allen Hatch, author of the recent “ Why I Am Hopeful ”…
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august 2018
The Unassuming Greatness of “Jaws”
Michael Sragow on the unassuming greatness of “Jaws.” In the behind-the-scenes documentaries that accompany the awe-inspiring restoration of “Jaws,” Steven…
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august 2018
MoviePass failed so cinema can live
razihusin via Getty Images In the blink of an eye, MoviePass went from being one of the hottest startups to a textbook example of how not to run a company. Its…
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august 2018
The Incomparable | I Am Not a Crackpot (Episode 410)
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Finally listening to @theincomparable episode of Simpsons quotes, and oh how I want to rewatch the entire series now! ❤️😍❤️ https://t.co/qFxx4BM3wv

— Ryan Gallagher (@ryangallagher) August 8, 2018

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august 2018
A Dream Ended on a Mountain Road: The Cyclists and the ISIS Militants
Asked why they had quit their office jobs and set off on a biking journey around the world, the young American couple offered a simple explanation: They had…
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august 2018
Ice Poseidon’s Lucrative, Stressful Life as a Live Streamer
“Drama equals views equals money,” Paul Denino says. He has been kicked out of six apartments in a year and a half. Illustration by Siggi Eggertsson A strange…
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august 2018
Twitter
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Always wanted to do this. Today is the day. pic.twitter.com/JzY6Z8RNti

— Ken Lowery (@kenlowery) August 2, 2018

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august 2018
Everything bad about Facebook is bad for the same reason
In June 2016, Antonio Perkins unintentionally broadcast his own death to the world. It was a sunny day in Chicago, and he was sharing it on Facebook Live, a…
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august 2018
Hannah Gadsby and Comedy’s Toxic Masculinity Problem
Illustration by the Village Voice About midway through Hannah Gadsby’s final performance of Nanette , at Montreal’s Just for Laughs festival on Friday, the…
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august 2018
A Spectre is Haunting Unicode
In 1978 Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade andIndustry established the encoding that would later be known as JIS X 0208, which stillserves as an important…
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july 2018
Boom Summer for Film Sequels
, Page 00019 The New York Times Archives In the seven weeks from late this month to the middle of July, Hollywood will release more sequels to blockbuster…
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july 2018
The Tragic Lessons of Cinema’s First Gay Love Story
The Weimar-era silent film “Different from the Others” shows how hatred can fester even in liberal democracies. PHOTOGRAPH COURTESY YOUTUBE There is only one…
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july 2018
Les Moonves and CBS Face Allegations of Sexual Misconduct
In the tumultuous field of network television, Moonves has enjoyed rare longevity as a leader. Illustration by Oliver Munday For more than twenty years, Leslie…
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july 2018
Opinion | Trump Has No Idea What His Tariffs Have Unleashed for Farmers
KNOXVILLE, Iowa — Today President Trump is visiting Dubuque, Iowa, where every year at harvest time, millions of tons of grain come via rail and truck to be…
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july 2018
Literary ambition. Fabulous parties. A hidden past. Who is Anna March?
S he threw a welcome party for herself at the Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles, a beautiful old building with black and white marble, Alice-in-Wonderland…
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july 2018
girish: Recent Reads: Woman with a Movie Camera, etc.
Thursday, July 26, 2018 Recent Reads: Woman with a Movie Camera, etc. I'm starting a new monthly feature here for recent, particularly interesting reads about…
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july 2018
Twitter
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When you meet your Twitter friend in real life and go see a show: oh hi @MatthewACherry! pic.twitter.com/hOvIi8KA0G

— Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) July 26, 2018

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july 2018
The Female Gaze: Film Society of Lincoln Center retrospective spotlights women cinematographers across different genres and eras | Film Journal International
When Rachel Morrison became the first woman ever to receive an Academy Award nomination for Best Cinematography with Dee Rees’ Mudbound (2017), her breaking of…
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july 2018
'Snooty' residents, fights for local control. Why Upper Darby, other towns have such bizarre borders
Map of Upper Darby Township The houses were bigger and the people richer in the places that the locals called “Swarthmore” and “Morton,” compared with the…
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july 2018
“The Readiness is all”:
“If it be / now, ‘tis not to come; if it be not to come, it will be / now; if it be not now, yet it will come. The / readiness is all.” (Hamlet, V ii, 234-237)…
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july 2018
Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man: Mel Brooks in His 90s
Ryan Melgar Mel Brooks has just turned 92, and, as far as anyone can tell, he is unaltered. He has blue-gray eyes and a rakish smile; his hair is white and…
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july 2018
Why Hollywood marketing execs love Comic-Con activations, from 'The Good Place' to ... a sci-fi Taco Bell from the future?
The first superfans began lining up early Thursday morning for an exclusive, once-in-a-lifetime event at Comic-Con: Taco Bell. This year the hottest fan…
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july 2018
The confusion of The Dark Knight chase scene, or not
Warner Bros. If you’ve ever sat through a film class, or flirted with the art of directing or editing, you know that there are some hard and fast “rules”…
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july 2018
A Theory of Trump Kompromat
President Trump’s persistent deference to Vladimir Putin has led many people to speculate that the Russian President is holding something over him. Photograph…
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july 2018
Twitter
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Under the wire for #TBT, a pic I stumbled across from SXSW '07: pic.twitter.com/KFP8yk0row

— Will Goss (@williambgoss) July 20, 2018

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july 2018
Why the Phrase 'Late Capitalism' Is Suddenly Everywhere
Tobias Schwarz / Reuters A job advertisement celebrating sleep deprivation? That’s late capitalism. Free-wheeling Coachella outfits that somehow all look the…
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july 2018
Steam Pipe Explodes in Manhattan’s Flatiron District
A steam pipe ruptured underneath a street in the Flatiron district of Manhattan on Thursday morning, sending a thick geyser of white smoke into the air and…
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july 2018
Obama: An Oral History by Brian Abrams in conversation with Tyler Moran, Gautam Raghavan, and Josh Lipsky | Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe
Favorite tweet:

Thursday's lineup at @kramerbooks, where I'm hosting a panel of Obama admin alums: @tyler_t_moran on immigration policy; @gauragDC on LGBT outreach; @joshualipsky from the State Dept. Event is free: https://t.co/PWYxaLXAAf pic.twitter.com/PkDqjFp4Hh

— brian abrams (@BrianAbrams) July 18, 2018

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july 2018
Twitter
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Well look at what finally made its way to Israel @BrianAbrams pic.twitter.com/8xune8VZJm

— Judah Ari Gross (@JudahAriGross) July 18, 2018

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july 2018
The 2018 Shmight & Shmound Poll
By Nathan Smith Nobody’s ever happy with a list. Any attempt to organize a series of films, books, albums, or almost anything invariably ends in fighting,…
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july 2018
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#BlurayNewReleases - Billy Wilder’s IRMA LA DOUCE from @KLStudioClassic:https://t.co/oQfEkdYKh9 pic.twitter.com/WQWqwNwgoH

— Rupert Pupkin (@bobfreelander) July 17, 2018

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july 2018
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