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I've got a lot more time in work, and digging around on spotify only entertains you for a while. As a result I'm constantly on the lookout for decent articles and features worth reading. If anyone comes across anything interesting they read, post em here!!!!

I read this this morning on rookie and thought it was painfully astute.

Empathy, In Excess
“Hardening my heart” against my abuser was not only OK, but necessary.
 

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A Tiny Orchestra in the Living Room – High-fidelity stereo and the postwar house.
A Tiny Orchestra in the Living Room

Beckett in Love
Beckett in Love by Fintan O'Toole | The New York Review of Books

Berlin Story: How the Germans invented gay rights—more than a century ago.
The Gay Capital of the Nineteenth Century - The New Yorker

What ISIS Really Wants
What ISIS Really Wants - The Atlantic

Fully-automated luxury communism
Fully automated luxury communism | Guardian Sustainable Business | The Guardian

Why Did Russia Give Away Crimea Sixty Years Ago?
Why Did Russia Give Away Crimea Sixty Years Ago? | Wilson Center

Objects Are What We Aren’t: Carl Andre’s sculptures are “plainly, inescapably there.”
The Plain, Inescapable There-ness of Carl Andre’s Sculptures
 
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this thread is going to be so brilliant for my productivity :D Thanks yall.
 

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I've got a lot more time in work, and digging around on spotify only entertains you for a while. As a result I'm constantly on the lookout for decent articles and features worth reading. If anyone comes across anything interesting they read, post em here!!!!

I read this this morning on rookie and thought it was painfully astute.

Empathy, In Excess
“Hardening my heart” against my abuser was not only OK, but necessary.
I just read that piece.

WHAT THE FUCK is with that guy??
 

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If you were to ever read just one piece on Michael Jackson let it be this

The Pale King - The New Yorker

technically a book review but i've read the book and this piece is about a 1000 times better.
In the nineties, he worked with business advisers to market a new sports cola called, simply, Mystery Drink.

That is just too good. He could have asked Bill Cosby to invest.
 

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