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Aug 30

There are so many ways to spend the last days of summer — how will you be celebrating this holiday weekend?

There are so many ways to spend the last days of summer — how will you be celebrating this holiday weekend?

Aug 29

Aug 27

I am a USA TODAY reporter in Ferguson, Mo. I have been covering this story for two weeks. AMA. • /r/IAmA -

USA TODAY reporter Yamiche Alcindor is doing an AMA about Ferguson.

Aug 25

The Emmys are tonight, and it’s been a fantastic year for television. 

The Emmys are tonight, and it’s been a fantastic year for television. 

75 years ago today, the nation fell in love with Dorothy, Toto and the gang when “‘Wizard of Oz” premiered in wide release.

75 years ago today, the nation fell in love with Dorothy, Toto and the gang when 
“‘Wizard of Oz” premiered in wide release.

Aug 24

We can only wonder what will happen this year …

We can only wonder what will happen this year …

Aug 22

What do you say we call it a day and go eat this now?

What do you say we call it a day and go eat this now?

theparisreview:

“You have to write the way you see things. I tell people, Make a list of ten things you hate and tear them down in a short story or poem. Make a list of ten things you love and celebrate them. When I wrote Fahrenheit 451 I hated book burners and I loved libraries. So there you are.” —Ray Bradbury
Illustration from the first serialization of the novel in Playboy (March, April, and May 1954).

theparisreview:

“You have to write the way you see things. I tell people, Make a list of ten things you hate and tear them down in a short story or poem. Make a list of ten things you love and celebrate them. When I wrote Fahrenheit 451 I hated book burners and I loved libraries. So there you are.” —Ray Bradbury

Illustration from the first serialization of the novel in Playboy (March, April, and May 1954).

Aug 21

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Aug 20

James Foley is the 31st journalist killed this year, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists. 

James Foley is the 31st journalist killed this year, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists.