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Frank Bruni
The NYT's @mattfleg writes about the sad "culinary surrender" at Penn Station. Funny and true, nyti.ms/1pkavXJ
A good overview of/ primer on the midterms in the WaPo by @danbalz, wapo.st/1vGawOi via @washingtonpost
'Somebody needs to tell Obama there was media before social media.' Smart @ron_fournier take, nationaljournal.com/white-house/th… via @nationaljournal
Obama’s "Messy" Words: There’s too little urgency or reassurance in the president’s odd language. My column, nyti.ms/1q4ufE9
Publishing has its woes, but writers/publishers keep giving us great, great stuff to read, tinyurl.com/kve48ys
If its bigotry and beheadings seem to come from a distant century, its use of media is up to the moment. nytimes.com/2014/08/31/wor…
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Between Godliness and Godlessness: some thoughts on the religiously unaffiliated, in my weekend column, nyti.ms/1n9AvFY
Perfectly timed for new NFL season, @DVNJr goes far behind the scenes w/ Jerry Jones. Great read, espn.go.com/espn/feature/s…
Cocktail hour arrives, w/ dreams of hot dog, fried chicken, baked clams at NoMad Bar, which rightly gets this rave, tinyurl.com/lfenrjj
About time the NFL stepped up: "Goodell Admits He Was Wrong and Alters N.F.L. Policy on Domestic Violence," nyti.ms/1mYTWRA
“What . . . is wrong with us, Americans?” a person wrote (re) Bullets & Burgers. “Automatic weapons as toys?" nyti.ms/1AUEI8A
"Hardball" and @CapehartJ contemplate America the gloomy, wapo.st/1C2yZ1Y via @washingtonpost
Polarized politics has turned Senate leaders' re-elections into a blood sport, writes @jmartNYT in great mag piece, nyti.ms/1pGsYmA
"Bush slowly put on bird wings and . . . was yanked up by a pulley into sudden darkness." Gotta love Kate, nyti.ms/1ASClD3
NYTimes decides NOT to endorse in NY gubernatorial primary, citing "Cuomo’s Failure on Ethics Reform" nyti.ms/1mOdsQF
"The Galette Forgives You." Love the headline on this @goodappetite column, and opening paragraph is sweet too, nyti.ms/1AO0L0H
Very interesting take on the Emmys by NYT's Alessandra Stanley: a tale of two televisions, nyti.ms/1AQOAA4
"Lost in America." A sense of gloom. A feeling of helplessness. This is us, now. nyti.ms/1mKtNWv
Fascinating, confusing story of ending Peter Curtis' horror. washingtonpost.com/world/national…
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"Despite Promises, Little Progress in Drawing Poor to Elite Colleges," via @perezpena, NYTimes, nyti.ms/1pyRDtl
Upsetting, essential @lauriegnyt story questions whether Vatican has toughened enough on child sexual abuse, nyti.ms/1trtbLg
#JRW! Joshua Houston leads Chicago past Las Vegas 7-5 and into #LLWS title game vs South Korea apne.ws/1prl0h6 pic.twitter.com/QNNS2gW9GL
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Here are all 6 of Mo'ne Davis's strikeouts from Wednesday night: nym.ag/1pTtuNB pic.twitter.com/JTOcvvI0E9
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Speaking of new restaurants & New York, @BarPrimi is very much worth checking out. Terrific @andrecarmellini pasta; spacious.
Black, White & Baseball: Behind the great Mo'ne Davis is a team & man all about hope in the inner city. My column nyti.ms/1pqTFM0
The hill fills with people at Little League World Series. Great energy. pic.twitter.com/iZzgbxI716
Very important NYT Op-Ed looks at current anti-Semitism, "Muslims and Jews Are Targets of Bigotry in Europe," nyti.ms/1AAxx5i
Interesting @EJDionne take on recent polls, "Ferguson divides us less than we think," wapo.st/VGz1ep via @washingtonpost
This Is How We Should Remember James Foley buzzfeed.com/sheerafrenkel/… via @sheeraf @BuzzFeed
Lots of British commentary here about American inequality. All right and fair. But odd coming from.........um......well
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I'm in awe of James Foley and other brave journalists who risk their lives to bear witness. I'm too afraid to do that. RIP.
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The Trouble With Tenure: It should be a badge of honor, not a shield, nyti.ms/1oVwhAT
So great to connect friends with a resto u know they'll love. Epic meal w/ @aishatyler & @brianellner at @estelanyc Amazing tartare
Colorado is the nation's mirror, rocky and stoned. And it's key to the 2014 midterms. My Sun. column, nyti.ms/1oZLIgq
Got a sneak peek of #LoveIsStrange, opening in NYC Fri., w/Lithgow & Molina as longtime couple. Very understated. Very lovely.
Important story in Politico magazine, "What I Did After Police Killed My Son," politico.com/magazine/story…
Just had FANTASTIC meal at Acorn at/in The Source in Denver. A resto firing on all cylinders. Try it. Really.
When did the hug become default male greeting? Suddenly a very huggy world. I think it's stealth way to determine who's lifting weights.
Can’t wait to see who is chosen to be my predecessor as MLB Commissioner.
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First woman to win math's top Fields Medal says as kid, favorite pasttime was reading novels, gu.com/p/4vy47/tw via @guardian
"In the age of social media, everyone is an obituary writer." Smart and true, nyti.ms/1mH5FnA
Mesmerizing discussion of "Soldier Girls" by Helen Thorpe at Denver's Tattered Cover. Passages she read: gorgeous.
You bet she's in the race. She's also in a bind. "Hillary Clinton, Barbed and Bellicose," nyti.ms/1oEWCYY
"Salted Oreo," it said. I had to try it. And was happy I did. Oh so happy. (Little Man Ice Cream/Denver)
Loving @maxapotter's "Shadows in the Vineyard," a Burgundy primer and crime drama in one. A mystery w/tannins, tinyurl.com/qet2ztk
"Grief, Smoke & Salvation." Mike Solomonov (Zahav, Federal Donuts) shares his haunting story. Sunday's column, nyti.ms/1mxDWFE
Another great meal at NYC's Barchetta. Amazing calamari; the sharpest, truest arugula this side of Rome. Love it.