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Wednesday, June 8, 2016
A "Presumptive Nominee," and More
On Tuesday, June 7, 2016 2:42 PM, The New Yorker <NewYorker@newsletter.newyorker.com> wrote:
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Tuesday, June 7, 2016
The G.O.P.'s Shock and Support for Trump
Following Trump's comments about Judge Curiel, leading Republicans are portraying his racism as an oddity that has nothing to do with his candidacy.
The Media Called the Democratic Race Too Early
The phrase "presumptive nominee" suggests that the race is already over, and that Clinton has already won. That isn't quite true.
The Ungraspable Value of the World's Largest Diamond
Sotheby's estimates that the Lesedi La Rona is worth at least seventy million dollars, but a rough stone of this size is surprisingly hard to assess.
Early Wired and the History of the Future
Reading issues of the magazine from 1993 to 1995, time capsules from the first dot-com bubble.
The Sporting Scene
Muhammad Ali at the Ballgame
Everyone in the little park was cheering and clapping and chanting for the tall, frail gent up there in the shadows.
The Fantasy of the Deathbed Conversion
Why are evangelical Christians hellbent on claiming converts among the deceased, including famous atheists like Darwin and Hitchens?
Lawrence M. Krauss
The Mysterious Book of My Memory
"The book that has affected me most is one I came across when I was ten or eleven years old and about which I know almost nothing."
Paris, 1941. In a city under Nazi occupation, a hero of the French Resistance rises
Read the newest espionage thriller, "A Hero of France," by bestselling author Alan Furst
The Day Ali Punched Me
I could hear him shifting in his seat, leaning forward. Then his fist crashed gently against my right cheek.
Tuesday, June 7th.
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