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Trump’s “Celebration of America” Features His Unfamiliarity With “God Bless America”

Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. After abruptly canceling a White House fete originally intended to celebrate the Philadelphia Eagles’ Super Bowl victory—a decision President Donald Trump pinned on a disagreement between him and the players over protests during the national anthem—the White House on Tuesday staged an impromptu event to “celebrate” America instead.…

Lead and Crime in Eastern Europe: A Hopeless Case

Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. Tyler Cowen has an odd Drum-bait headline today: Why is there no lead-homicide connection in Eastern Europe? Children growing up in former communist CEE [Central and Eastern European] countries during the 1980s were subjected to horrific amounts of industrial pollution, including extreme levels of prolonged…

Gaz Coombes’ Latest Is a Dreamy, Passionate Show

Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. Gaz CoombesWorld’s Strongest ManHot Fruit It’s hard to be grandiose and intimate at the same time, but Britain’s Gaz Coombes has perfected that trick on his wonderful third solo album. The former leader of Supergrass, which excelled at fizzy rockin’ pop, he hasn’t so much…