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>"The Clock of the Long Now, a 10,000-year clock, is representative of the kind of long-term thinking and planning humanity needs more of."
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>"Being anti-war isn’t naive, but a serious, considered, and humane position."
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"journalism needs to engage with critics," rather than dismissing them. (And of course, I mean legitimate criticism around reporting, editing, framing and not harassment/trolling)."
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"This roundtable of ⁦°NewYorker⁩ critics about sex scenes gets to my mixed feelings on EUPHORIA. It’s a good and very well-made show, but it’s insistence on being 90% about sex is, ironically, sort of a turnoff for me."
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"Knee-jerk repulsion tells us more about those who disapprove of body art than those who embrace it."
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"The combination of next-day delivery, Ring surveillance footage and TikTok has put a spotlight on Amazon drivers. But it’s also created a new main character: the package itself."
"The combination of next-day delivery, Ring surveillance footage and TikTok has put a spotlight on Amazon drivers. But it’s also created a new main character: the package itself."
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“Pure Colour,” Heti’s most mystical work yet, considers what judgment means in both art and life."
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"Christopher Y. Lew, Outland's chief artistic director, introduces the NFT Marketplace and its artist-driven approach to commissioning."
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“The very way they discussed the film exemplified the problem that the film was trying to draw attention to. Some of the responses to the movie could have appeared in the movie itself.”
“The very way they discussed the film exemplified the problem that the film was trying to draw attention to. Some of the responses to the movie could have appeared in the movie itself.”