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Friday Photo: America Edition

I live in Washington, DC. Every year, we have one of the biggest fireworks displays in the nation. But, to me, this is America – an empty Western road under big skies, one that expresses the endless possibilities of this country. This is what the USA is all about. I took this photo on a…




The Son by Philipp Meyer

The best book I’ve read all year – The Son by Philipp Meyer. It’s a long read but it flies by as fast as a Comanche warrior on the Great Plains. The novel starts out strong with the memories of 100-year-old Eli in 1936. The book is divided up between his story and the stories…