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A Conversation With James WoodThe New Yorker critic on how technology is changing reading, how aging changes critics, and what he’d change about his David Foster Wallace review.
A Conversation with Ta-Nehisi CoatesThe author of Between the World and Me discusses the Charleston shooting, the end of the Obama presidency, and why he never read To Kill a Mockingbird.
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Was the Boston Globe’s Church Abuse Scoop the Last Great Print Story?Or the first great Web story? A conversation with investigative reporter Walter Robinson.
“Everything Is Not The Wire”David Simon would like you to stop trying to understand what’s going on in Baltimore by quoting his TV show.
Why Did It Take More Than a Year to Charge the Officer Who Shot Laquan McDonald? A former prosecutor, now running to be Cook County state’s attorney, decries Chicago’s crawl to justice.
Tale of the Tape My family wants to screen an old home movie of them being horrible to me at Christmas.
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How Much Did the Pentagon Pay Your Favorite Sports Team for Its Patriotism? Find Out With This Chart.