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Here are our favorite stories, podcasts, and videos from around the Web for the week of May 25.
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“Holdouts Who Refuse to Sell Their ‘Nail Houses’ to Developers” by Rob Beschizza, Boing Boing
“Great photos of Chinese nail houses.”
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“Bernie Sanders Has Big Ideas, and They Deserve Our Attention” by Ezra Klein, Vox
“Ezra Klein is absolutely right on why Bernie Sanders deserves serious coverage.”
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“Re-reading Is Inefficient. Here Are 8 Tips for Studying Smarter.” by Joseph Stromberg, Vox
“Service that I’d love to see: customized quizzes to test you on what you’re reading, (in light of this.)”
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“Black Women in San Francisco Arrested Way More Than White Women, Report Shows” by Collier Meyerson, Fusion
“Black women in SF are 6% of the population, but 46% of female arrests – and 51% of arrests for traffic violations.”