Showing posts from December 12, 2020


By Unknown Author Briefing Saturday. late New York Times December 13, 2020 at 06:09AM

Corrections: Dec. 13, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020. New York Times December 13, 2020 at 05:29AM

Quotation of the Day: Meet the Electoral College’s Biggest Critics

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Sunday, December 13, 2020. New York Times December 13, 2020 at 05:28AM

Cozy Up With Holiday Plays

By BY ALEXIS SOLOSKI At Home Stream productions of reimagined fairy tales and Christmas standards like ‘A Christmas Carol’ being staged at theaters around the world. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Theater, Christmas, Fairy Tales, Hanukkah December 13, 2020 at 04:58AM

Columbus Wins M.L.S. Cup, the Final Stop on a Journey to Stay Put

By BY ANDREW DAS Sports Lucas Zelarayán’s two goals carried the Crew over the Sounders in the stadium the team had almost abandoned three years ago. New York Times Soccer, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) December 13, 2020 at 04:46AM

Make A DIY Seltzerator

By BY MEREDITH PAIGE HEIL At Home With our constant need to hit ‘refresh’ right now, sparkling water is in high demand. Here’s how to save money and the planet by making it yourself. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Content Type: Service, Do It Yourself, Soft Drinks December 13, 2020 at 04:42AM

Enjoy More ‘Eureka!’ Moments With Jigsaw Puzzles

By BY ALEXIS SOLOSKI At Home Whether made of cardboard or sculpted out of wood, jigsaw puzzles test skills like spatial reasoning and can help to stave off anxiety. They can also be works of art in their own right. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Content Type: Service, Puzzles December 13, 2020 at 04:23AM

Take a Virtual Drive Down Sunset Boulevard and Listen to The Boston Pops

By BY KATHERINE CUSUMANO AND EMMA GRILLO At Home This week, make the perfect cheese board, dance with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater or listen to authors read excerpts from their work. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture) December 13, 2020 at 04:04AM

7 Films to Help Children Dealing With Grief

By BY STACY BRICK At Home We are at a time when large numbers of children are experiencing loss. Here are seven movies to help them develop coping skills. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Grief (Emotion), Movies, Content Type: Service, Children and Childhood, Parenting December 13, 2020 at 03:41AM

The Small Luxury of Chocolate Truffles

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT At Home Enticingly imperfect, hand-rolled truffles are a one-bite affair. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Chocolate, Content Type: Service, Recipes December 13, 2020 at 03:23AM

What’s the Right Way to Give in a Pandemic?

By BY STEVEN KURUTZ At Home Charities and donors are facing a holiday season like no other. But they have come up with solutions. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Philanthropy, Volunteers and Community Service, Food Insecurity, Food Banks and Pantries, Nonprofit Organizations December 13, 2020 at 03:02AM

Solve the Puzzle of 2020

By BY SAM VON EHREN, ANDREW DORE AND ASHLEY RICCARDI At Home It’s a 🧩. It’s a 🌽. It’s a rebus, too. Play this game to discover a classic holiday song. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Puzzles, Content Type: Service December 13, 2020 at 02:43AM

PM virus fader update

By Unknown Author Home Page PM virus fader update New York Times December 13, 2020 at 01:28AM

An Opinion Article Argued Jill Biden Should Drop the ‘Dr.’ Few Were Persuaded.

By BY MICHAEL LEVENSON U.S. Many women said Joseph Epstein’s suggestion in The Wall Street Journal was blatantly sexist and underscored the way men often dismiss women’s credentials. New York Times Women and Girls, Discrimination, Colleges and Universities December 13, 2020 at 12:46AM

Under Biden, Justice Dept. Lawyers Seek a Shield From Partisan Battles

By BY KATIE BENNER U.S. More than 40 current and former department employees said they wanted an attorney general who would protect them from undue political influence. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Appointments and Executive Changes December 13, 2020 at 12:07AM

Lawrence Byrne, Former Lawyer for New York Police, Dies at 61

By BY KATHARINE Q. SEELYE New York His younger brother, a police officer, was assassinated by a drug gang at 22, a key moment in the city’s crack epidemic of the 1980s. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Black Lives Matter Movement, Police, Attacks on Police, Legal Profession, Criminal Justice December 12, 2020 at 11:50PM

Jerrold M. Post, Specialist in Political Psychology, Dies at 83

By BY CLAY RISEN U.S. He invented the field at the C.I.A., producing influential “psychobiographies” of world leaders. He later used the same methods to analyze Donald Trump. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Politics and Government, Psychiatry and Psychiatrists, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) December 12, 2020 at 11:39PM

10 Months Later, Iowa Democrats Blame National Party for Caucus Meltdown

By BY REID J. EPSTEIN U.S. With the future of Iowa’s first-in-the-nation Democratic caucuses in jeopardy, the state party sought to shift blame for a breakdown that delayed results for days after the Feb. 3 contest. New York Times Primaries and Caucuses, Presidential Election of 2020, Presidential Election of 2024 December 12, 2020 at 11:22PM

As Bids to Overturn Vote Fail, Pro-Trump Demonstrators Stick With Him

By BY HAILEY FUCHS, PRANSHU VERMA AND NICHOLAS BOGEL-BURROUGHS U.S. Supporters of the president said they were still convinced that the election was stolen, no matter what the courts say. Some confrontations with counterprotesters turned violent. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Voter Fraud (Election Fraud), Courts and the Judiciary December 12, 2020 at 09:02PM