Showing posts from October 20, 2019

Word + Quiz: tactile

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network This word has appeared in 92 articles on in the past year. New York Times October 21, 2019 at 06:00AM

How to Give People Advice They’ll Be Delighted to Take

By BY ANNA GOLDFARB Smarter Living Evaluate, collaborate and support. New York Times Dating and Relationships October 21, 2019 at 05:53AM

Mitt Romney Says He’s Behind ‘Pierre Delecto’ Twitter Account

By BY MIHIR ZAVERI U.S. The senator admitted to creating the account, which he used to monitor political conversations online and defend himself. New York Times Social Media, United States Politics and Government October 21, 2019 at 05:22AM

What’s on TV Monday: ‘Cosmos’ and ‘Catherine the Great’

By BY PETER LIBBEY Arts Andrzej Zulawski’s final film is streaming on Kanopy. And a mini-series starring Helen Mirren makes its debut. New York Times Movies, Television October 21, 2019 at 05:00AM

Tornado Leaves Trail of Damage in Dallas and Cuts Power to Thousands

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. The funnel cloud destroyed buildings in the northern part of the city and left a Home Depot in tatters. New York Times Tornadoes October 21, 2019 at 04:53AM

Your Monday Briefing

By BY MELINA DELKIC Briefing Brexit, Swiss elections, Russia: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times October 21, 2019 at 04:04AM

No Corrections: October 21, 2019

By Unknown Author Corrections No corrections appeared in print on Monday, October 21, 2019. New York Times October 21, 2019 at 03:40AM

Quotation of the Day: Condemnation by Republicans Drove Reversal on Meeting Site

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Monday, October 21, 2019. New York Times October 21, 2019 at 03:39AM

‘Mr. Robot’ Season 4, Episode 3: ’Twas the Night Before Christmas

By BY SEAN T. COLLINS Arts This week’s episode offered a whole new level of insight into Whiterose. It was also extremely sexy. New York Times Television October 21, 2019 at 03:00AM

Chile Unrest Spreads, With 8 Deaths Reported in Violence

By BY GERRY MULLANY World Protesters looted and set fire to stores in a burst of violence rooted in the government’s plan to increase transit fares. New York Times Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Arson, Prices (Fares, Fees and Rates), Vandalism October 21, 2019 at 02:25AM

‘The Affair’ Season 5, Episode 9: Wildfire

By BY SEAN T. COLLINS Arts Noah’s career is going up in flames, just like parts of California. New York Times Television October 21, 2019 at 02:20AM

‘Watchmen’ Series Premiere Recap: Exhilarating Confusion

By BY SCOTT TOBIAS Arts The pilot is a profoundly destabilizing experience for newcomers and fans of the original alike, delivering on ideas and spectacle in equal measure. New York Times Television October 21, 2019 at 02:00AM

Review: ‘American Utopia’ Is David Byrne’s Neighborhood

By BY BEN BRANTLEY Theater This jubilant production, choreographed by Annie-B Parson, transforms an icon of alienation into a cosmically cozy senior statesman. New York Times Theater, Pop and Rock Music October 21, 2019 at 01:45AM

Explosives Fail to Take Down Crane at Site of Collapsed Hard Rock Hotel

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. One crane came down completely, but a second one remained dangling over the side of a building in New Orleans. New York Times Demolition, Accidents and Safety, Buildings (Structures), Derricks and Cranes October 21, 2019 at 12:58AM

Why Trump Dropped His Idea to Hold the G7 at His Own Hotel

By BY MAGGIE HABERMAN, ERIC LIPTON AND KATIE ROGERS U.S. He knew Democrats would criticize him. When Republicans started doing so, he changed his mind. New York Times Conflicts of Interest, United States Politics and Government, Hotels and Travel Lodgings, Impeachment October 21, 2019 at 12:38AM

No, We Won’t Just ‘Get Over It’

By BY CHARLES M. BLOW Opinion We dare not fail this test of our constitutional government. New York Times Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, United States Politics and Government, Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates, Polls and Public Opinion October 21, 2019 at 12:21AM