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  • Report: Rutgers football outbreak linked to party

    The entire Rutgers football team is in a two-week quarantine after 15 players tested positive for COVID-19.

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  • Isabel Wilkerson’s Caste: “An Instant American Classic”

    Well, this is a hell of a book review by NY Times critic Dwight Garner about Isabel Wilkerson’s Caste (which I am starting the second it comes out tomorrow). A critic shouldn’t often deal in superlatives. He or she is here to explicate, to expand context and to make fine distinctions. But sometimes a reviewer will shout as if into a mountaintop megaphone. I recently came upon William Kennedy’s review of “One Hundred Years of Solitude,” which he called “the first piece of literature since the...

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  • “Trump Republican Party” candidate steals a church’s “sodomite flag”

    A Trump supporter in Washington state who’s running for election this year stole a church’s rainbow flag, called it the “sodomite flag,” and threatened to do it again if the [

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