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How Germany's Right-Wing Tabloid Learned to Love Refugees

bloomberg.com — Every year, the newshounds of Germany guiltily anticipate the Sommerloch, or "summer hole." The country goes on holiday, the news cycle begins to moss over, and the conservative national tabloid Bild Zeitung can be counted on to seek strange stories to fill its pages: a bloodthirsty snapping turtle, a man who slashes the linings of above-ground swimming pools, a student who floods his town with sewage.
Dec 08, 2015

How Germany's Right-Wing Tabloid Learned to Love Refugees bloom.bg/1RC949F via @business

Dec 08, 2015

How Germany's Right-Wing Tabloid Learned to Love Refugees bloom.bg/1RC949F via @business

Dec 09, 2015

How Germany's Right-Wing Tabloid Learned to Love Refugees bloom.bg/1RC949F via business

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What’s a Species, Anyways?

newrepublic.com — The search for the red wolf's origins have led scientists to a new theory about how evolution actually works. Photographs by Joel Sartore On November 19, 2013, employees of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service discovered the carcass of a large mammal not far from the North Carolina coast.
Dec 06, 2015

What is a species, anyways? @bencrair tells the fascinating story of a new theory of evolution bit.ly/1TQnD8U

Dec 06, 2015

“The red wolf had always been a puzzle.” @bencrair reports on a scientific mystery bit.ly/1TQnD8U

Dec 06, 2015

RT @gabrielsnyder: Attempts to save the red wolf have led science to rethink how evolution happens; a fascinating story by @bencrair newrepublic.com/article/124453…

Dec 07, 2015

Red wolves are 1) cute 2) upsetting some of our most dearly held beliefs about nature. I wrote about them here: newrepublic.com/article/124453…

Dec 07, 2015

Calling all science/enviro journos + animals lovers of all stripes. This one's for you: bit.ly/1TQnD8U

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How We Live Online

nymag.com — In mid-October, a German lawyer named Chan-Jo Jun filed a criminal complaint with the public prosecutor in Hamburg. Jun practiced IT law in the old Bavarian city of Wurzburg, and he typically handled issues like software license compliance. "Boring stuff basically," he says.
Nov 23, 2015

For Facebook, "Hate is the cost of doing business." nymag.com/following/2015… via @nymag

Beat the Hungarian, Take the Cannoli: Paulie Malignaggi’s Not-Quite-Farewell Fight in Milan

grantland.com — Amanda Deni On the fourth day of Milan Fashion Week, Paulie Malignaggi arrived at the Dixieland Café, a "Tex-Mex restaurant and American bar," on the Piazzale Aquileia. He stripped down to his underwear, a pair of gray boxer briefs with a red Gap waistband, and stepped onto a scale.
Sep 29, 2015

RT @Grantland33: Beat the Hungarian, Take the Cannoli: Paulie Malignaggi's Not-Quite-Farewell Fight in Milan, by @bencrair gran.tl/1h7ucFM

Sep 30, 2015

RT @bencrair: I ate at Milan's only Tex Mex restaurant, where i met a Hungarian boxing trainer with a tattoo of bin laden's face. grantland.com/the-triangle/p…

Sep 30, 2015

I ate at Milan's only Tex Mex restaurant, where i met a Hungarian boxing trainer with a tattoo of bin laden's face. grantland.com/the-triangle/p…

Sep 30, 2015

RT @bencrair: I ate at Milan's only Tex Mex restaurant, where i met a Hungarian boxing trainer with a tattoo of bin laden's face. grantland.com/the-triangle/p…

The World’s Biggest Pet Store Has 250,000 Animals

bloomberg.com — Photographer: Eriver Hijano Norbert Zajac got his first pet, a golden hamster, when he was 4 years old. He took good care of her and bought a second hamster one year later. By the time he was 8, Zajac had bred more than 100 golden hamsters in the basement of his family's little home.
Aug 19, 2015

World’s Biggest Pet Store. It’s more than twice the size of the White House. Has 250,000 Animals bloom.bg/1US2Mmh

Aug 19, 2015

RT @AnnmarieHordern: A pet shop in Germany is more than twice the size of the White House bloom.bg/1US2Mmh via @business #brilliant

Aug 19, 2015

RT @alicebaghdjian: Looking for an armadillo, meerkat or monkey? The World’s Biggest #Pet Store (in #Duisburg, DE) Has 250,000 Animals bloom.bg/1US2Mmh

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The Women Hoping to Become NY’s Pot Moguls -- The Cut

nymag.com — Last year, whenever women asked Jazmin Hupp about starting a medical-marijuana business in New York, she responded with a question: "Do you have a million dollars?" Hupp is the founder of Women Grow, a professional network for women with marijuana businesses, and she's used to helping others get their start in a male-dominated industry.
Jul 08, 2015

"The Peckham women are like characters from a Jenji Kohan script that was workshopped by a Lean In circle." nymag.com/thecut/2015/07…

Supreme Court Just Approved a Lethal Injection Drug No One Understands

newrepublic.com — The conservative justices of the Supreme Court were no more gracious in victory today than they were in defeat last week. They prevailed in Glossip v. Gross, a case about the legality of a drug called midazolam that some states use in lethal injections, but they still assaulted the integrity of their liberal colleagues.
Jun 29, 2015

Today the Supreme Court approved a lethal injection drug that nobody understands -- via @bencrair newrepublic.com/article/122201…

Whither the Ring Girl? Why You Won’t See Promo Models During Friday’s Amir Khan-Chris Algieri Fight

grantland.com — Omar Vega/Invision/AP Images On April 11, shortly before Premier Boxing Champions went live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, two ring girls hit the buffet line in the pressroom. They wore sparkly white Corona shorts and sparkly blue Corona bras, and their tans matched perfectly, like a terra-cotta glaze.

The Internet Talks Like a Woman

nymag.com — Long before "mansplaining" became a cliché, linguists observed that men tended to dominate public conversations. They hogged the floor, asserted more opinions, and interrupted more frequently than women. One study from 1975 found, for instance, that men were responsible for 96 percent of all interruptions in conversations with women.
May 27, 2015

RT @NYMag: So much of what seems fun about the way people talk on the internet is all thanks to women: nym.ag/1LJyUno pic.twitter.com/6bNPLYQfi7

May 27, 2015

wait, doesn't this say men talk like men on the internet and women talk like women on the internet? nymag.com/thecut/2015/05…

May 27, 2015

"Men were responsible for 96 percent of all interruptions in conversations with women" nymag.com/thecut/2015/05… pic.twitter.com/8AlZfYa94S

May 27, 2015

So much of what seems fun about online writing is thanks to women nymag.com/thecut/2015/05…

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Lethal Injection Has Become a Testing Ground for Toxic Drugs

newrepublic.com — T wo days before the execution, Charles Ryan, the director of the Arizona Department of Corrections, drove to a Phoenix parking lot early in the morning. He was meeting a man he had never seen, though they had spoken by phone a couple of times. The man, a doctor, had once assisted Ryan's predecessor.
May 20, 2015

Arizona has used more execution methods in past 5 years than any state and shows how lethal injection went off rails: newrepublic.com/article/121845…

May 20, 2015

In-depth unraveling of the horrific devolution of lethal injection by @bencrair @tnr: newrepublic.com/article/121845…

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Red wolves are 1) cute 2) upsetting some of our most dearly held beliefs about nature. I wrote about them here: newrepublic.com/article/124453…

Oct 25, 2015

Amazon Prime membership comes loaded with tons of streaming 9/11-conspiracy documentaries. pic.twitter.com/2UtudHvlOR

Oct 08, 2015

RT @lizcgoodwin: My deep dive on three teen girls who were returned to their families in Denver last year after trying to join ISIS yhoo.it/1FZgocj

Sep 30, 2015

I ate at Milan's only Tex Mex restaurant, where i met a Hungarian boxing trainer with a tattoo of bin laden's face. grantland.com/the-triangle/p…

Aug 28, 2015

"This goat is enormously virile and horny ... It's so horny that it's about to burst." thelocal.no/20150824/myste…


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