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The New Yorker
.@tnyfrontrow calls the @MetOpera’s new production of Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro” a “synesthetic splendor” nyr.kr/ZO3jyb
Billy Joel hasn’t released a new pop album since 1993—but he was one of the highest-grossing pop acts this summer: nyr.kr/124yDu3
.@JeffShesol on Obama and the end of greatness: “We should probably stop knocking him for not being Lincoln.” nyr.kr/1nzormQ
What I Wish I Said to the Cab Drivers Who Have Nearly Run Me Over, in @tnyshouts: nyr.kr/1zkBbmt
.@JohnCassidy examines three hotly contested gubernatorial races: nyr.kr/1nzhi5R
RT @vauhinivara: Yahoo's dynamic CEO has a boring plan. nyr.kr/ZNVAjR
This is me talking about my first ever writing job that I had in high school at the #NYerFest: nyr.kr/1ySPTjA.
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At @MillerTheatre, the composer Chaya Czernowin conjures sounds from an unknown world: nyr.kr/1x0Hiqv @goingson
Is there such thing as a “bad book” for children? @Rebeccamead_NYC considers the debate: nyr.kr/1zkyXn2
My friend Tom Hanks is now a published fiction writer. And in the New Yorker no less: newyorker.com/magazine/2014/…
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The elections on November 4th are on pace to be the most expensive midterms in history: nyr.kr/ZNQN1P
.@asarahlarson on a performance by Molly Ringwald the jazz singer: nyr.kr/1zkywsX
Today’s daily cartoon by David Sipress. For more: nyr.kr/1v5YYDO pic.twitter.com/3wKpWmtGQg
“Having something important to say isn’t the same thing as making an important movie.” A review of @DearWhitePeople: nyr.kr/1wicB12
Follow us on Facebook? Help us celebrate two million “likes” by entering our cartoon caption contest: it ends today nyr.kr/ZsRcWQ
“Ben Bradlee was the least dull figure in the history of postwar journalism,” David Remnick writes: nyr.kr/1uBY4tL
Can a pro-life platform win elections? Kelefa Sanneh explores the influence of the Susan B. Anthony List: nyr.kr/1261U7J
A new book explores how the real lives of Amazons were transformed into myth: nyr.kr/1zhYnlj
A slide show of Matt Black’s photographs documenting the devastating drought that persists in California: nyr.kr/126I38i
.@iancrouch argues that “the final death of @nbcsnl may coincide with the death of live television itself” nyr.kr/124g6hn
.@alexrossmusic takes in Peter Sellars’s legendary staging of the St. Matthew Passion at the @ParkAveArmory: nyr.kr/126ojBN
“I cannot help but feel that the fates and Airbnb have brought us together for a reason.” nyr.kr/1253G9d @tnyshouts
Matthew McKnight examines the Supreme Court’s recent rulings on voting rights: nyr.kr/126KIif
A #TNYarchive Profile of Martin Scorsese, the man who forgets nothing: nyr.kr/1260iLa
David Remnick remembers Ben Bradlee, “the most charismatic and consequential newspaper editor of postwar America” nyr.kr/1uBY4tL
“We became friends on the bar-mitzvah circuit.” @Sethrogen and @evandgoldberg in conversation at #NYerFest: nyr.kr/124HJHk
At the Brooklyn Beet Company, ingredients from the rooftop garden are used to convincing effect: nyr.kr/1zhZL7r
“From a working journalist’s perspective, the Snowdens of this world come around about as often as Halley’s Comet.” nyr.kr/1245Jdm
When @LydiaGoldblatt’s father was ninety-one years old, she used photography to connect with him: nyr.kr/1wixo4w
Sivan Magen, who brings “eloquence” to the classical harp, will perform at @carnegiehall tonight: nyr.kr/1vXQFbq @goingson
Through an in-depth interview with @BarackObama, @JeffreyToobin explores the President’s judicial legacy: nyr.kr/1t3dv1i
Roger Angell previews the World Series: nyr.kr/125OBnE
Bill Hader’s old barista might be the one that deserves most of the credit for Stefon: nyr.kr/125AZc7
Is the Chinese economy about to fall off a cliff? @JohnCassidy on a new report: nyr.kr/1wipSH0
Today’s daily cartoon by David Sipress: nyr.kr/124FTGb
.@BorowitzReport: New Texas Law Would Require Candidates for Governor to Show Proof of I.Q. nyr.kr/1259orv
“I knew immediately that Greifenhagener Straße 227 was my dream temporary rental.” An @Airbnb review, in @tnyshouts: nyr.kr/1253G9d
“If you type ‘Billy Joel’s house’ into Google maps, you get Madison Square Garden.” A Profile by @NickPaumgarten: nyr.kr/124yDu3
“If forty seasons have taught us anything, it’s that @nbcsnl always finds a way to survive.” @iancrouch on the show: nyr.kr/124g6hn
Steve Coll on how Edward Snowden changed journalism: nyr.kr/1245Jdm
On this month’s poetry podcast, James Richardson reads and discusses “A Single Autumn,” by W. S. Merwin: nyr.kr/1zfC8fK
RT @reeveswiedeman: Ariel Pink swipes through Tinder in Staten Island en route to singing with a children's choir: nyr.kr/1x1kKG8
“If you are young & a New York artist lacking a trust fund today, you are pretty surely in Brooklyn.” A new art show: nyr.kr/1tovNw5
“If Ebola can change, we can change, too.” Richard Preston reports on the scientific race to contain the virus: nyr.kr/1qZCj5U
A video from Jane Mayer’s #NYerFest interview with Edward Snowden: nyr.kr/1yT05Zj
Since 2009, Thomas Sauvin has sifted through more than half a million negatives depicting everyday life in China: nyr.kr/1zhX5qF
“Sportswriting has always been transactional.” From Bob Ryan to the Players’ Tribune: nyr.kr/1CN9Aab
“The audience and the director, it’s an S&M relationship, and the audience is the M.” –Quentin Tarantino nyr.kr/1zi5El6 #TNYarchive
Taking Pictures: A Way for Photographers to Protect Their Work nyr.kr/1CN8rPU
At #NYerFest, @BorowitzReport asked @Sethrogen about one of his earlier gigs—writing jokes for a mohel in Vancouver: nyr.kr/1ySPTjA