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Things You Could’ve Done Instead Of Checking Your Phone

Hilary Fitzgerald Campbell illustrates a humorous list of things you could have been doing instead of checking your phone.

The Republican Tax Strategy: Speed, Subterfuge, and Diversion

John Cassidy on how Republican leaders are trying to railroad through Congress an unpopular tax-reform plan before opponents have time to mobilize.

America After Weinstein

Reporting on the Weinstein scandal opened the floodgates; David Remnick talks with the reporter Ronan Farrow and the thinker Bell Hooks.

The “Inscrutable” Voices of Asian-Anglophone Fiction

Jane Hu on Weike Wang’s début novel, “Chemistry,” and Asian-Anglophone writers’ use of first-person narrators to play with tropes of Asian impersonality.

What We’re Listening To This Week

Ian Crouch recommends Alex Cameron’s “Forced Witness,” Joshua Rothman recommends Colleen’s “Captain of None,” and Lauretta Charlton recommends Ariel Pink’s “Feels Like Heaven.”

Donald Trump’s Donald, Jr., Problem

John Cassidy on revelations that Donald Trump, Jr., corresponded with Wikileaks during the 2016 Presidential election.

Keurig, Papa John’s, and the Politicization of American Junk

Ian Crouch on the politically charged controversies that have embroiled Keurig, over Sean Hannity, and Papa John’s, over the N.F.L. athlete protests, in recent weeks.

Taylor Swift’s Confessions on “Reputation”

Her new album is full of wry and revealing lines. But is she admitting to flaws or just trying to fit in?

Daily Cartoon: Tuesday, November 14th

Lars Kenseth’s Daily Cartoon decides to look into the Clintons again.

Eric Trump Asks Dad if He Can Have Donald, Jr.,’s Room

Andy Borowitz writes a humorous news report about Eric Trump asking his father, Donald Trump, if he can have his brother Donald, Jr.,’s bedroom.

Autumnal Horror Stories

Ali Fitzgerald illustrates a humorous series of autumnal horrors, including the rotting pumpkin of doom and leaf-peeping envy.

Autumn of the Patriarchy

In “Autumn of the Patriarchy,” David Remnick delves into the Harvey Weinstein moment and the Trump Presidency.

Call of Duty, Wolfenstein, and the Joy of Killing Virtual Nazis

Simon Parkin reviews “Call of Duty: WWII” and “Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus,” two recent Nazi-themed video games, in light of the resurgence of white nationalism.

Love, War, and Sandwiches

Tina Brown on Harvey Weinstein, and Adam Davidson with a story of love, war, and sandwiches in the ancient city of Aleppo.

Daily Cartoon: Thursday, November 9th

Farley Katz’s Daily Cartoon asks if a marathon without social media really counts.

Adventures in Geriatric Dogsitting

Gabrielle Bell’s humorous sketches about dogsitting a neighbor’s geriatric dog.

Shalane Flanagan and the Triumph of American Women in Running

Mary Pilon writes about Shalane Flanagan’s historic win at the New York City Marathon.

Leonard Bernstein’s Ambitious Last Symphony, “Kaddish”

Russell Platt on Leonard Bernstein’s “Kaddish” symphony, which will be performed this week by the New York Philharmonic.

Ty Dolla $ign and the Redesign of R. & B.

On his new album, “Beach House 3,” Ty’s spiritual change is as thorough as the transformation of his genre. 

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