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The New Yorker
Does Your Cat Hate You?After 9,000-odd years of living alongside humans, the house cat remains only se
Does Your Cat Hate You?
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
After 9,000-odd years of living alongside humans, the house cat remains only semi-domesticated, according to a report published this week. Why does my cat hate me? If your cat tapped out a threatening message while strolling across your computer... Read more
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The New Yorker
Does Your Cat Hate You?“After 9,000-odd years of living alongside humans, the house cat remains only s
Does Your Cat Hate You?
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
“After 9,000-odd years of living alongside humans, the house cat remains only semi-domesticated, according to a report published this week.” —Los Angeles Times If your cat tapped out a threatening message while strolling across your computer... Read more
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AdWeek
The Atlantic Takes Top Honors at National Magazine AwardsLast night in New York, the American Society of Magazine Editors handed out thi
The Atlantic Takes Top Honors at National Magazine Awards
AdWeek / Posted 8 days ago
Last night in New York, the American Society of Magazine Editors handed out this year's National Magazine Awards (also known as Ellies) to 18 different print and digital publications. The night's big winner was The Atlantic, which took home the top... Read more
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Slate
Why Are Book Trailers for Literary Fiction So Self-Loathing?Arts, entertainment, and more. Sometimes it seems like everyone is a brand and
Why Are Book Trailers for Literary Fiction So Self-Loathing?
Slate / Posted 8 days ago
Arts, entertainment, and more. Sometimes it seems like everyone is a brand and everything we do is a product. This makes us sad, or at least we’re conflicted about it, content though we occasionally are to let LinkedIn, Instagram, and Twitter choke... Read more
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Miami New Times
Shannon and the Clams' Nostalgia Makes for Heartbreaking Garage RockTraced back to their forebears, Shannon and the Clams come from a wild ménage à
Shannon and the Clams' Nostalgia Makes for Heartbreaking Garage Rock
Miami New Times / Posted 19 days ago
Traced back to their forebears, Shannon and the Clams come from a wild ménage à trois of Nuggets garage, Bay Area punk, and '50s pop groups. For a lesser band, that inspiration would have fizzled like a drink from the soda jerk — sweet and bubbly one... Read more
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Miami New Times
Shannon and the Clams' Nostolgia Makes for Heartbreaking Garage RockTraced back to their forebears, Shannon and the Clams come from a wild ménage a
Shannon and the Clams' Nostolgia Makes for Heartbreaking Garage Rock
Miami New Times / Posted 19 days ago
Traced back to their forebears, Shannon and the Clams come from a wild ménage a trois of Nuggets garage, Bay Area punk, and '50s pop groups. For a lesser band, that inspiration would have fizzled like a drink from the soda jerk — sweet and bubbly one... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Jan. 17, 2016With curl-up-with-a-good-book-under-the-covers weather officially here, we aske
The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Jan. 17, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
With curl-up-with-a-good-book-under-the-covers weather officially here, we asked our panel of bookworms: What's your must-read recommendation among recent releases? Head, English Department, University of Illinois "My wife and I have... Read more
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AdWeek
New York Leads National Magazine Award Nominees For Third YearThe American Society of Magazine Editors released its list of finalists for thi
New York Leads National Magazine Award Nominees For Third Year
AdWeek / Posted 26 days ago
The American Society of Magazine Editors released its list of finalists for this year's National Magazine Awards—also known as the Ellies, after the Alexander Calder designed elephant-shaped statue given to winners. For the third year in a row, New... Read more
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The Irish Times
In defence of Jonathan FranzenI’ve often thought about the rabbit hole of books I tumbled down some years ago
In defence of Jonathan Franzen
The Irish Times / Posted 26 days ago
I’ve often thought about the rabbit hole of books I tumbled down some years ago. How one led to another, how a recommendation led to a bore-in-the-head read or how a lazy stroll through a store led to eye contact with a spine and a promise. I’ve... Read more
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Slate
Has Anyone Noticed That Jonathan Franzen’s New Book Is All About Incest?Discussing new and classic works. To listen to the Audio Book Club discussion
Has Anyone Noticed That Jonathan Franzen’s New Book Is All About Incest?
Slate / Posted 27 days ago
Discussing new and classic works. To listen to the Audio Book Club discussion of Purity, click the arrow on the player below. Trying to discuss a Jonathan Franzen novel without digressing into the Franzen publicity storm is somewhat like attempting... Read more

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