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<i>Radio Atlantic</i>: John Wayne, Donald Trump, and the American Man

2 hours 22 min ago
For generations, Hollywood has defined what masculinity means in the U.S. Stephen Metcalf and Megan Garber join our hosts to discuss what lessons our male screen icons have taught us.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2017/11/radio-atlantic-john-wayne-donald-trump-and-the-american-man/546716/?utm_source=feed

Fake News About Dolly the Cloned Sheep

Thu, 2017-11-23 09:00
The conventional wisdom about how clones age is probably wrong.https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/11/dolly-sheep-clones/546614/?utm_source=feed

The Case of Jay Bilas vs. the NCAA Will Now Be Heard

Thu, 2017-11-23 09:00
The outspoken lawyer-turned-ESPN analyst may be the moral conscience college basketball needs this season, as it grapples with its biggest scandal in decades.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2017/11/the-case-of-jay-bilas-vs-the-ncaa-will-now-be-heard/546425/?utm_source=feed

The Dark and Divisive History of America’s Thanksgiving Hymn

Thu, 2017-11-23 07:00
How a beloved song with origins in 16th-century Europe captures both a holiday’s spirit of unity and a country’s legacy of exclusionhttps://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2017/11/the-dark-and-divisive-history-of-americas-thanksgiving-hymn/546524/?utm_source=feed

On Thanksgiving, the NFL Faces a Collision of Crises

Thu, 2017-11-23 06:00
Turkey Day usually represents a late-season reset for pro football, but myriad controversies portend a more serious tone this year.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2017/11/on-thanksgiving-the-nfl-faces-a-collision-of-crises/546446/?utm_source=feed

What Ending NAFTA Would Mean for America's Turkeys

Thu, 2017-11-23 05:00
Mexico is by far the largest customer for U.S. turkey exports—for now.https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2017/11/turkey-trump-nafta/546692/?utm_source=feed

The Big Blue Losers in the GOP Tax Plans

Thu, 2017-11-23 05:00
The House and Senate bills punish Democratic constituencies, from college students to homeowners in big-city markets.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/11/the-big-blue-losers-in-the-gop-tax-plans/546665/?utm_source=feed

<em>The Atlantic</em> Daily: A Place at the Table

Wed, 2017-11-22 17:59
The trend in Trump’s Twitter feuds, the blind spot of #MeToo, the myths you learn in health class, and morehttps://www.theatlantic.com/newsletters/archive/2017/11/the-atlantic-daily-november-22-2017/546659/?utm_source=feed

To Hell With the Witch-Hunt Debate

Wed, 2017-11-22 16:45
The post-Weinstein moment isn’t a war on sex. It’s a long-overdue revolution.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2017/11/to-hell-with-the-witch-hunt-debate/546713/?utm_source=feed

<i>The Atlantic</i> Politics & Policy Daily: Talking Turkey

Wed, 2017-11-22 15:21
On Thanksgiving Eve, President Trump blasted LaVar Ball in a series of tweets, calling him an “ungrateful fool.”https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/11/the-atlantic-politics-policy-daily-talking-turkey/546701/?utm_source=feed

Zimbabwe Celebrates Mugabe's Downfall

Wed, 2017-11-22 14:13
Robert Mugabe, the 93-year-old leader of Zimbabwe announced he was resigning after a brutal 37-year reign, setting off wild celebrations across the country.https://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2017/11/zimbabwe-celebrates-mugabes-downfall/546689/?utm_source=feed

As Trump Bragged About His Wine, It Was Sold at Shenandoah National Park

Wed, 2017-11-22 13:17
An environmental lawyer says the sale could pose a major conflict of interest.https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/11/a-famous-national-park-is-selling-trump-wine/546680/?utm_source=feed

Donald Trump’s Eternal Feud With Blackness

Wed, 2017-11-22 13:14
In a presidency defined by its unpredictability, one of the few constants is the president’s eagerness to attack black people for failing to show deference.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/11/donald-trump-lavar-ball-marshawn-lynch-tweeting/546686/?utm_source=feed

This Isn't the End of the Merkel Era

Wed, 2017-11-22 12:38
The collapse of coalition talks puts Germany in political limbo—but its chancellor has overcome crises much worse.https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2017/11/this-isnt-the-end-of-the-merkel-era/546626/?utm_source=feed

The Butterball Turkey Talk-Line Is Ready for the Future

Wed, 2017-11-22 11:49
The most wholesome of help hotlines has embraced the digital age.https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/11/the-butterball-turkey-talk-line-is-ready-for-the-future/546641/?utm_source=feed

The Damage to Children's Health Insurance Is Already Being Done

Wed, 2017-11-22 11:44
Congressional dithering has left an effective, popular program for low-income kids teetering on the brink, despite bipartisan support for its renewal.https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/11/the-threat-to-childrens-health-insurance/546662/?utm_source=feed

<em>Mudbound</em> Is a Stirring Epic About America's Sins

Wed, 2017-11-22 11:36
Newly released on Netflix, Dee Rees’s film follows two families—one black, one white—living on a farm in 1940s Mississippi.https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2017/11/mudbound-review/546455/?utm_source=feed

Uber's Latest Bad Thing Is Not Just About Uber

Wed, 2017-11-22 11:30
The company covered up a breach and paid off hackers, but the man who executed the operation is a Silicon Valley stalwart.https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/11/uber-did-a-bad-thing/546653/?utm_source=feed

Network Neutrality Can't Fix the Internet

Wed, 2017-11-22 09:31
The FCC is poised to dismantle common carriage for broadband and wireless providers. That’s bad, but the internet itself is worse.https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/11/network-neutrality-cant-fix-the-internet/546620/?utm_source=feed

Turkeys Are Twice as Big as They Were in 1960

Wed, 2017-11-22 07:00
For decades, poultry breeders have transformed the genomes of turkeys, creating ever-larger birds.https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/11/turkeys-are-twice-as-big-as-they-were-in-1960/546104/?utm_source=feed

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