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Paula Deen and the Marytrydom Complex
Taffy Brodesser-Akner | Medium
"The white-haired crowd parted as she cut through them, a Red Sea to her Israelite, and when she arrived in front of me, she took my hand, which contained an ice cream cone (ice cream cones are available around the clock on this cruise, availability I tested at many hours), and licked my cone."
Baseball’s Big Chance: Two Great Games and a Crack in the NFL’s Shield
Charlie P. Pierce | Grantland
"You would not be wrong if you perceived a barely concealed, if largely sub rosa, glee among baseball’s most fervent adherents at the predicament in which the NFL finds itself. They have been waiting for this moment for a very long time."
Why Publishing Put(s) Up With Ed Champion
Elon Green | The Toast
"A central fact about Ed Champion, the book blogger-turned-pariah, is that he lacked power within the publishing industry."
The Forgotten Story Of Classic Hollywood’s First Asian-American Star
Anne Helen Petersen | Buzzfeed
"Wong was a silent-film demi-star, a European phenomenon, a cultural ambassador, and a curiosity, the de facto embodiment of China, Asia, and the 'Orient' at large for millions. She didn’t choose that role, but it became hers."