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What's the very best online article/essay/whatever you've read in the past year or so? No restrictions on what it's about or where you found it... it could be from the New York Times, or could be from some random person's personal blog. The only requirements: 1) be engaging, and 2) be beautifully written. » 1/26/14 1:36pm 1/26/14 1:36pm

White Washed: How White Folks Want Richard Sherman To Absolve Their…

I have a confession to make: I'm white. I have some Latino relatives on my mom's side, and my avatar is a black guy, but when people see me, they see a white guy, and that's really what matters most in today's world. In the past 48 hours, we've begun to have another one of those ephemeral national discussions about… » 1/23/14 4:28am 1/23/14 4:28am