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Defector’s Kelsey McKinney on Her New Novel and the Endless Wonders of Taylor Swift

All that and more in today's 'What Now' newsletter.

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The ‘Teen Vogue’ Mess Is What Happens When Bosses Don’t Listen

Condé Nast’s catastrophic mishandling of Alexi McCammond's hiring as the editor of 'Teen Vogue' is what happens when management doesn't respect its employees.

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The Discourse Blog Reader Survey: What Are the New Rules of the Pandemic?

In our first reader survey, we asked about masks, vaccines, traveling, and whether you're posting your group hangs on social media.

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What It Takes

On Discourse Blog's one-year anniversary and the year(s) ahead.

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Brains Bad

Turns out humans weren't meant to be inside this much.

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Today In ‘What Now’: Hamilton Nolan Is Back

Talking to Hamilton about GameStop, unions, yogurt, and more.

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New Year, New Tiers

Announcing some changes to our subscription tiers.

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Turning the Page

Welcome to the all-new Discourse Blog.

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Begin Again

We’re launching a new website in October.

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Paid Subscriptions Start July 6

Everything you need to know about how to support us going forward. 

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We’d Love to Hear From You

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(Trying to) Do the Damn Thing

Now on Substack

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An Easy Weeknight Chicken

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Let’s Keep Going

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