Matt LeMay's Top Stories

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  1. On Pandering | Tin House
    This essay, which is featured in our forthcoming Winter issue, was originally given as a lecture during the 2015 Tin House Summer Writers’ Workshop. It was met with enthusiastic applause.  Some Exposition fff Until recently I was a professor at a...
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  2. We Found Where Donald Trump's "Black Crimes" Graphic Came From
    So today, this happened. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (yes, him again) re-tweeted the following blatantly racist graphic: “@SeanSean252: @WayneDupreeShow @Rockprincess818 @CheriJacobus” — Donald J. Trump...
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  3. Where should a good millennial live?
    If America is going to keep existing, then young people are going to have to form households. You can’t sleep on Twitter or take a shower on Instagram or raise a child on Facebook. At least not exclusively. A generation often characterized by its...
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  4. A Grantland Appreciation
    The site's writers and editors tell Gelf what set Grantland apart. When word got out on October 30 that ESPN was shuttering Grantland—its four-year-old sports and pop culture site, conceived of and previously helmed by Bill Simmons—the internet...
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  5. 25 | Album Reviews | Pitchfork
    Adele is only 27 years old, still young by any sensible metric, but much of 25, her third album, concerns itself with the passage of time: the inevitable accumulation of both years and vantages. It’s as if she knows intimately the nauseating...
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