Weekly roundup June 17-23

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C-sections are all the rage in Brazil. So too, now, are fancy parties to watch them. The Washington Post

The mistaken old fucks at The New York Times Strong Language

How to collect your own data and overturn government policy Missing Numbers

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Weekly roundup June 10-16

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How the Raptors’ historic run left McDonald’s on the hook for millions in free french fries Financial Post

20 DND staff involved in writing letter after drunken junket article angers military leadership Ottawa Citizen

Brazilian government accused of suppressing data that would call its war on drugs into question Science

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Weekly roundup June 3 - 9

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Boeing Built Deadly Assumptions Into 737 Max, Blind to a Late Design Change The New York Times

‘The board man gets paid’: An oral history of Kawhi Leonard’s college days The Athletic

Thoughts On Translation transom

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Weekly roundup May 27 - June 2

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Is Céline Dion a lesbian icon? Xtra

Dear Toronto, Do You Even Know Who Kawhi Leonard Really Is? by blacks

In Baltimore and Beyond, a Stolen N.S.A. Tool Wreaks Havoc The New York Times

Nashville hot chicken is taking over Los Angeles Los Angeles Times

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Weekly roundup May 20 - 26

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Outside Voices The New Yorker

How to Revisit the Ghosts of Your Past The New York Times

They Had It Coming The Atlantic

Cold War spy plane images illustrate human development—and destruction CBC Spark

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Weekly roundup May 13 - 19

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The rabbi, the taxman and the meaning of the word ‘or’: A tax case for grammarians Financial Post

Brazil’s AOC: Tabata Amaral Has Brasília Out of Its Comfort Zone Americas Quarterly

Monty McCutchen’s wild ride from small-town Texas to the top of the reffing world theScore

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Weekly roundup May 6 - 12

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How Latin America Is Holding Back Its Own Growth Americas Quarterly

My top three ‘lessons learned’ from the Mark Norman case National Post

The NBA is obsessed with 3s, so let’s finally fix the thing ESPN

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