Tue, 10:29 pm

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If you get frustrated with your job tomorrow, remember: it could be much worse.


Tue, 10:09 pm

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The kicker on this piece about D'Souza is almost as unflattering as the giant photo of him.


Tue, 9:14 pm

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I did not remember that Cleveland released 1.5 million helium balloons one day in 1986.

Via @darth. [ Also from @darth. ]


Tue, 9:07 pm

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The training regimen of the first sumo wrestler from Africa.


Tue, 8:54 pm

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One satellite image a day, cropped with an eye toward aesthetics.

Via @ucllc. [ Also from @ucllc. ]


Tue, 8:47 pm

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The life of a drug dealer in 2014 America.


Tue, 8:43 pm

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A browser plug-in that extracts text from images.

Via @tcarmody. [ Also from @tcarmody. ]


Tue, 8:42 pm

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Pictures of ballplayers from the early 20th century.


Tue, 6:02 pm

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Now the planet itself is trolling American climate change activists.


Tue, 3:59 pm

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Ezra, Nate, David: Please explain.


Tue, 3:32 pm

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Here is your Earth Day Guide to Saving the World.


Tue, 1:04 pm

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Brooklyn fails to live up to its stereotype.


Tue, 1:01 pm

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A man with a humble mission: Collecting every remaining copy of Speed on VHS.

Via @gcaw. [ Also from @gcaw. ]


Tue, 12:51 pm

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Ranking the toughest Republican campaign ads, by toughness, with GIFs.


Tue, 9:41 am

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People in red states get to work earlier.


Tue, 8:33 am

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The spammer who just sent me an email from "jessie pinkman" did a poor job researching his audience.


Tue, 8:27 am

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Upshots fired: The Times gives Dems 51 percent chance of holding Senate. 538 had GOP at 51 percent.


Tue, 7:36 am

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This is a weirdly antagonistic headline. X groups push X agenda on X Day. Well, yeah.


Monday

Mon, 11:24 pm

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Ah, no. San Jose's cool domed movie theaters are being torn down.


Mon, 10:37 pm

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My 2014 is kind of ruined, since neither the Knicks or Mets is in contention to win a championship.


Mon, 10:31 pm

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A portrait of endemic poverty in West Virginia, made worse by the collapse of coal.

Via @alecmacgillis. [ Also from @alecmacgillis. ]

Hard not to think of Evan Osnos' description in The New Yorker: "Once or twice a generation, Americans rediscover Appalachia."


Mon, 9:56 pm

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The AP reports on a prison inmate who starved to death, after being "tipped off" to it.

Via @newyorkist. [ Also from @newyorkist. ]


Mon, 9:52 pm

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Blake Griffin's shooting success, by season. This is almost a very good infographic.


Mon, 9:43 pm

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The time Big Brother came to Compton.


Mon, 9:30 pm

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The gutters in one San Francisco neighborhood are made of old tombstones.

Via @metafilter. [ Also from @metafilter. ]


Mon, 5:46 pm

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I'm actually not joking when I say this seems high.


Mon, 3:16 pm

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Matt Novak vastly outexplains Vox on tech adoption data.


Mon, 2:28 pm

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Oh, so here's some news: I'm starting a new gig at the Washington Post next month.

I'll be blogging about politics, as usual, from the cozy confines of New York City. I am, obviously, excited.

And I leave a great, great organization at The Atlantic, to which I am hugely indebted and grateful.


Mon, 11:28 am

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This is an amazing website.

Via @adamclarkestes. [ Also from @adamclarkestes. ]


Mon, 11:13 am

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Give to the GOP; George Bush will send you socks.

Warning: Those socks will clash badly with seersucker.


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