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WHAT HAPPENED WITH THE FOCACCIA????

In the aftermath of one of the best seasons ever of ‘The Great British Bake Off,’ a soggy-bottomed question looms large.

Culture
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The Many Ways My Bad and Expensive Health Insurance Has Screwed Me Over

Burn in hell Oscar!

Healthcare
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Voting Can’t Save Roe v. Wade

The party in power has decided theocratic fascism is something they can't—or won't—stop.

Justice
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Please Join Me in Appreciating This 400 Year Old Grudge

Three and a half centuries later, one rabbi in Amsterdam is still VERY mad at Baruch Spinoza.

Culture
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Biden’s Response to Omicron is Halfhearted at Best

The political will fight the pandemic has completely disappeared.

COVID
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‘Succession’ Sick Fuck of the Week: ‘Too Much Birthday’

WHEWWWWW, WHAT AN EPISODE!

TV
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What Did We Expect?

Omicron is the inevitable consequence of rich countries hoarding vaccines and letting everyone else go to hell.

COVID
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Wirecutter’s Black Friday Pick Is a Fair Contract

Black Friday gives the website's staff some much-needed leverage.

Labor
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Uncritical Race Theory

Conservatives complain about teaching students facts about history—but most school learning materials actually take the ahistorical approach they prefer.

Politics
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The 2020 Year-After Year-End Music List: Best of a Bad Year

No, the year isn't a typo.

Culture
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Bird of the Week: Wild Turkey

A glorious bird in every way.

Bird of the Week
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Please Stop Stuffing Foods Inside Other Foods

My fellow humans: Why do we do this?

Culture
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The System Works

Kyle Rittenhouse's acquittal is America being America.

Justice
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The ‘Top Gun’ Sequel Is Flooding Reality TV With Weird Military Propaganda

Don't mind this military promo in the middle of your favorite reality TV show.

TV
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A Leftist Birder Tells Us About the Most Socialist Birds

'They care for each other. They share the wealth. It is literally the most socialist bird ever.'

Animals
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The New York Times’ War On Its Newest Unions Is Heating Up

Employees at Wirecutter are threatening a strike over Black Friday weekend, the site's busiest time of the year.

Labor
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Everything’s Going Great at Bari Weiss’s Fake University

It's fine!

Culture
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Labor Conditions in Fast Food Are Worse Than Ever

"Everyone realized how shit it was, and everyone quit."

Labor
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The BBC Is Being Gripped By a Wave of Transphobia

TERFism has enveloped the highest levels of the British media—and we can't be complacent about it.

Journalismism
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‘Succession’ Sick Fuck of the Week: ‘Retired Janitors of Idaho’

The rich get richer and the sick get sicker.

TV
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