Editor’s Note: We’ll be running the article recommendations of our friends at TNR Reader each afternoon on The Plank, just in time to print out or save for your commute home. Enjoy!

Nonprofit news has taken on new relevance. All it needs is money.    
American Journalism Review | 25 min (6,337 words)

A friendship between two couples provides rare insights into the Clintons’ political partnership  
The American Scholar | 22 min (5,622 words)

Vampire panic: New England farmers become convinced that their dead relatives are haunting the living.
Smithsonian Magazine | 20 min (5,117 words)

How Democrats have failed to make class issues central to the debate. 
In These Times | 4 min (1,010 words)