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How to Make Fashion Fit for Royalty
Is it really that wrong if my kids miss some classes?
An 81-year-old Vietnam vet reflects on his service—and what he’s thankful for.
William Goldman’s novel—the basis for his beloved screenplay—is also a thoughtful examination of his craft.
Nicole Cliffe and Daniel Mallory Ortberg
Daniel Mallory Ortberg
Carrie Bauer, Matthew Dicks, Brandon Hersey, and Amy Scott
How does a fast-food Thanksgiving compare with a home-cooked one?
If I had surrendered to society’s expectations, I’d have a life I never wanted.
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What’s worth your time
The Corpus Christi massacre—and the United States’ alleged involvement—explained.
How it’s changing us
Just as coastal communities must learn to live with hurricanes, communities that edge up against forests are going to have to learn to live with fire.
An honest guide to modern life
How do I get him to stop?
Where the money goes
Even in prosperous times, the city is getting harder to live in—and it’s not clear how HQ2 will help.
What really matters
Or, why Kamala Harris looks like a likely nominee.
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