Showing posts from April 26, 2020

Word + Quiz: badinage

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network This word has appeared in two articles on in the past year. New York Times April 27, 2020 at 06:00AM

What’s on TV Monday: ‘Breeders’ and ‘Never Have I Ever’

By BY PETER LIBBEY Arts The Martin Freeman comedy comes to a close. And a new Netflix series from Mindy Kaling makes its debut. New York Times Television, Movies April 27, 2020 at 05:00AM

Amid Family Upheaval, a Heroine Finds Comfort in the Concrete

By BY LAUREL SNYDER Books The protagonist of Rebecca Stead’s “The List of Things That Will Not Change” ends in a different place than she began, but her essential self remains. New York Times Books and Literature April 27, 2020 at 04:35AM

A Deaf Girl Finds Her Voice in 19th-Century Martha’s Vineyard

By BY MEG MEDINA Books “Papa was right,” Mary Lambert tells herself and the world in Ann Clare LeZotte’s “Show Me a Sign.” “We are fine as we were made.” New York Times Books and Literature April 27, 2020 at 04:34AM

Your Monday Briefing

By BY ISABELLA KWAI Briefing Coronavirus, Italy, Kim Jong-un: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times April 27, 2020 at 04:20AM

Stock Markets in Asia Rise As Investors Eye Reopenings: Live Business Updates

By Unknown Author Business The latest on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak. New York Times Standard & Poor's 500-Stock Index, Stocks and Bonds, Economic Conditions and Trends, United States Economy, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 27, 2020 at 04:14AM

No Corrections: April 27, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections No corrections appeared in print on Monday, April 27, 2020. New York Times April 27, 2020 at 04:02AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: Worldwide Deaths Top 200,000

By Unknown Author World Limited testing means the actual toll is higher. In Italy, the government outlines plans to lift Europe’s longest lockdown. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 27, 2020 at 04:01AM

Dennis Rodman’s College Coach Recalls Recruiting Him Over H-O-R-S-E

By BY SCOTT CACCIOLA Sports Lonn Reisman, who coached Rodman at Southeastern Oklahoma State, said he dreamed of wooing the “raw” elite rebounder from junior college but figured it wasn’t possible. New York Times Basketball April 27, 2020 at 04:01AM

Quotation of the Day: Mayors Press Case in Inventive Ways

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Monday, April 27, 2020. New York Times April 27, 2020 at 04:00AM

South Korea Confident That Rumors of Kim Jong-un Illness Are Wrong

By BY CHOE SANG-HUN World Comments by the country’s unification minister represent the South’s most categorical rebuttal of reports that the North’s leader may be incapacitated. New York Times News and News Media April 27, 2020 at 03:53AM

In ‘Run,’ Archie Panjabi Sees Shades of Her Most Famous Role

By BY JESSICA SHAW Arts The actress’s part in the comic thriller, one of two HBO shows she is joining this spring, reminds her of Kalinda, her beloved character in “The Good Wife.” New York Times Television April 27, 2020 at 03:00AM

‘Homeland’ Showrunner Declassifies the Series Finale

By BY JENNIFER VINEYARD Arts The series’s co-creator Alex Gansa talks about last-minute decisions, adjusting to criticism and the role of Edward Snowden as the writers crafted an ending. New York Times Television April 27, 2020 at 02:10AM

260,000 Words, Full of Self-Praise, From Trump on the Virus

By BY JEREMY W. PETERS, ELAINA PLOTT AND MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. Three journalists from The New York Times reviewed more than 260,000 words spoken by President Trump during the pandemic. Here’s what we learned. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Politics and Government April 27, 2020 at 02:04AM

‘Westworld’ Season 3, Episode 7 Recap: The Regressive Path

By BY SCOTT TOBIAS Arts Caleb learns the truth about his past with some help from another outlier. New York Times Television April 27, 2020 at 02:00AM

Anna Wintour Made Condé Nast the Embodiment of Boomer Excess. Can It Change to Meet This Crisis?

By BY BEN SMITH Business The theatrical flourishes and lavish lifestyles of the great media figures of a generation seem ill suited to the moment. New York Times Fashion and Apparel, Magazines April 27, 2020 at 12:30AM

Governors, Facing Pressures on All Sides, Weigh Reopening Their States

By BY SHAILA DEWAN AND VANESSA SWALES U.S. In Colorado, Georgia, Oklahoma, Michigan and elsewhere, they face the same question: how and when to restart parts of their economies. New York Times States (US), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Governors (US), Epidemics April 26, 2020 at 11:42PM

For Trump, Lying Is a Super Power

By BY CHARLES M. BLOW Opinion He will use deception to keep his bungled response to Covid-19 from ruining his re-election chances. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, United States Politics and Government, Politics and Government, Polls and Public Opinion, Women and Girls, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 26, 2020 at 11:34PM

Safe Dining? Hard to Imagine, but Many Restaurants Are Trying

By BY KIM SEVERSON Food Though widespread reopenings may be a long way off, chefs and health officials have begun studying how a post-pandemic restaurant might look. New York Times Restaurants, Hygiene and Cleanliness, Chefs, Quarantine (Life and Culture) April 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

U.K. Coronavirus Briefings Offer a More Genteel Spin Than Trump’s

By BY MARK LANDLER World Downing Street’s daily updates are worlds away from the White House’s in tone, but they share a purpose: to control the narrative and deflect blame over a heavily criticized response. New York Times News and News Media, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Politics and Government April 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Trump Turns Shared American Experiences Into Us vs. Them

By BY MARK LEIBOVICH U.S. Nostalgia for a time when Democratic leaders could embrace Republican leaders in a moment of crisis — and when a bipartisan group would gather for an annual roasting in Washington. New York Times United States Politics and Government April 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Homes That Sold for Around $450,000

By BY C. J. HUGHES Real Estate Recent residential sales in New York City and the region. New York Times Real Estate and Housing (Residential) April 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

For Pop Stars in Their 20s, It’s Totally the ’90s All Over Again

By BY LINDSAY ZOLADZ Arts Every two decades or so, the old becomes stylishly new. And now the pop artifacts of the Y2K era — winking futurism, loads of glitter, “TRL”-style videos — are back, with an update. New York Times Pop and Rock Music, Millennial Generation, Nineteen Hundred Nineties April 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

An Artist’s New Migration Song

By BY SIDDHARTHA MITTER Arts Serge Alain Nitegeka can’t leave South Africa, but his art, on the refugee condition, is traveling. New York Times Art, Immigration and Emigration, Refugees and Displaced Persons April 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

‘Heck Yeah, We’re Dancing’: It’s Diplo, Live From His Living Room

By BY SHEILA MARIKAR Style The popular D.J. is streaming music and memes to thousands with a fog machine from Target — and “having the best time ever,” he reports. New York Times Music, Dancing, your-feed-selfcare April 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Cómo seguir siendo ciudadanos del mundo

By BY JORGE CARRIÓN en Español Somos muchos quienes nos sentimos cosmopolitas. Éramos movimiento y ahora, confinados, somos quietud. Se impone el estoicismo. ¿Cuáles serán las lecciones de estos meses enfermos? New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Out of Flour? Try the Local Wine Bar

By BY ELSPETH VELTEN New York In Brooklyn, some restaurants are operating as grocery stores. New York Times Restaurants, Supermarkets and Grocery Stores April 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Closed Hospitals Leave Rural Patients ‘Stranded’ as Coronavirus Spreads

By BY SARAH KLIFF, JESSICA SILVER-GREENBERG AND NICHOLAS KULISH U.S. A for-profit company bought three struggling hospitals in West Virginia and Ohio. Doctors were fired, supplies ran low and many in need of care had to journey elsewhere. Then the doors shut for good. New York Times Emergency Medical Treatment, Hospitals, Rural Areas, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Where Americans Live Far From the Emergency Room

By BY ELLA KOEZE, JUGAL K. PATEL AND ANJALI SINGHVI U.S. In large swaths of the U.S., people have a hard time reaching a hospital that offers the kind of inpatient care needed to treat the coronavirus. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Hospitals, Rural Areas April 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

One Rich N.Y. Hospital Got Warren Buffett’s Help. This One Got Duct Tape.

By BY MICHAEL SCHWIRTZ AND KIRSTEN LUCE New York The inequities of New York City’s health care system are clear at a public hospital in a section of Brooklyn hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. New York Times Hospitals, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Workplace Hazards and Violations, Ventilators (Medical), Medical Devices, Masks, Nursing and Nurses, Protective Clothing and Gear, Colleges and Universities, Deaths (Fatalities) April 26, 2020 at 07:00AM

Katie Ledecky Is Swimming, and Studying

By BY KAREN CROUSE Sports The five-time Olympic gold medalist is taking an infectious diseases class at Stanford and still finding a way to train. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Swimming, Olympic Games (2020) April 26, 2020 at 07:00AM

‘He Continued to Stand With His Back to Me While I Awaited His Attention’

By BY THE NEW YORK TIMES New York Seeking alterations for a new pair of pants, an exchange at a deli and more reader tales of New York City in this week’s Metropolitan Diary. New York Times April 26, 2020 at 07:00AM

Brad Pitt Plays Dr. Anthony Fauci in an At-Home Edition of ‘S.N.L.’

By BY DAVE ITZKOFF Arts The latest remotely produced episode of “Saturday Night Live” also featured appearances from Miley Cyrus and Adam Sandler, among others. New York Times Television April 26, 2020 at 06:33AM